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Boeing 747-400 (N709CK)

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Connie 247 Heavy departs runway 27 for Anchorage (ANC).

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frank theriault
Still the Queen of the Skies as far as I'm concerned. Great shot, beautiful light.
ROBERT MILLS JR
Showing another Kalitta 747 that hasn't been run off the end of a runway and destroyed after the pilot heard a "noise"!
jim garrity
@Robert Mills Jr., For all the hard work Kallita has been doing for the U.S., that's not a very nice thing to say at this time! I'm not a fan of them but they brought a close family friend of mine home from Afgan. and I thank them for the respect they showed, unloading his casket & their condolence to the family!
Cbro4Photo Uploader
@Robert Mills Jr, That's really what you have to say? Wow.
So what would we have to say about a pilot who heard a noise he or she did not normally hear and ignored it? Damned if you do damned if you don't. NEVER criticize a pilot for pulling the plug when there is no time to trouble shoot comprehensively and still time to abort with at least some semblance of safety if not survivability.
Admittedly I am not familiar with the incident Mills Jr. is referring to, but as a longtime private pilot and longtime critical care paramedic I definitely know a thing or two about having to make critical decisions very rapidly.
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Date Aircraft Origin Destination Departure Arrival Duration
05-Apr-2020 B744Bahrain Int'l ()Melsbroek Air Base () 12:04PM +03 05:30PM CEST 6:26
05-Apr-2020 B744Hong Kong Int'l ()Bahrain Int'l () 06:37AM HKT 10:27AM +03 8:49
04-Apr-2020 B744Bahrain Int'l ()Hong Kong Int'l () 02:00PM +03 01:45AM HKT (+1) 6:44
03-Apr-2020 B744Bahrain Int'l ()Leipzig/Halle () 10:28AM +03 03:53PM CEST 6:25
03-Apr-2020 B744Hong Kong Int'l ()Bahrain Int'l () 05:21AM HKT 08:51AM +03 8:30
02-Apr-2020 B744Bahrain Int'l ()Hong Kong Int'l () 02:25PM +03 02:24AM HKT (+1) 6:58
02-Apr-2020 B744Leipzig/Halle ()Bahrain Int'l () 04:59AM CEST 11:39AM +03 5:39
01-Apr-2020 B744Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport ()Leipzig/Halle () 07:22AM EDT 09:20PM CEST 7:57
31-Mar-2020 B744Brussels ()Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport () 10:00PM CEST 11:51PM EDT 7:51
31-Mar-2020 B744Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport ()Brussels () 05:38AM EDT 07:19PM CEST 7:40
30-Mar-2020 B744Brussels ()Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport () 09:30PM CEST 11:23PM EDT 7:53
30-Mar-2020 B744John F Kennedy Intl ()Brussels () 05:19AM EDT 06:01PM CEST 6:42
29-Mar-2020 B744Amsterdam Schiphol ()John F Kennedy Intl () 11:36PM CEST 12:39AM EDT (+1) 7:02
29-Mar-2020 B744Melsbroek Air Base ()Amsterdam Schiphol () 09:06PM CEST 09:42PM CEST 0:36
29-Mar-2020 B744Bahrain Int'l ()Melsbroek Air Base () 12:28PM +03 06:47PM CEST 7:18
29-Mar-2020 B744Hong Kong Int'l ()Bahrain Int'l () 06:40AM HKT 10:23AM +03 8:43
28-Mar-2020 B744Bahrain Int'l ()Hong Kong Int'l () 02:28PM +03 02:17AM HKT (+1) 6:48
27-Mar-2020 B744Indira Gandhi Int'l ()Leipzig/Halle () 02:09PM IST 04:41PM CET 7:01
27-Mar-2020 B744Hong Kong Int'l ()Indira Gandhi Int'l () 08:57AM HKT 11:52AM IST 5:24
26-Mar-2020 B744Sharjah Int'l ()Hong Kong Int'l () 07:10PM +04 05:34AM HKT (+1) 6:24
26-Mar-2020 B744Leipzig/Halle ()Sharjah Int'l () 07:52AM CET 05:24PM +04 6:31
25-Mar-2020 B744Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport ()Leipzig/Halle () 08:50AM EDT 09:46PM CET 7:56
23-Mar-2020 B744Brussels ()Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport () 09:14PM CET 12:58AM EDT (+1) 8:44
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