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FAA Fleet needs identifying

Post by Barr » Thu Nov 13, 2014 1:54 am

ImageCAn anyone help me out and tell me what aircraft are in the picture.

Theres No info online. From my very very limited knowledge I see a Crj-900, a beechcraft king air 200, a grand caravan?, and two DC-9s?





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Re: FAA Fleet needs identifying

Post by Gunny » Thu Nov 13, 2014 2:16 am

What picture?
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Re: FAA Fleet needs identifying

Post by Scarecrow » Thu Nov 13, 2014 2:51 am

Gulfstream (lead jet in front)
Rockwell Commander (left)
King Air (middle)
Unknown helicopter (right)
Convair 580's (in the back)

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Re: FAA Fleet needs identifying

Post by Turbofan » Thu Nov 13, 2014 3:31 am

Actually the lead aircraft is the Bombardier Global Express 5000 and the over-wing turboprop is the Rockwell Aero Commander 500.
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Re: FAA Fleet needs identifying

Post by Gunny » Thu Nov 13, 2014 3:33 am

Ok I swear the photo was not there when I posted earlier and the helo is a Sikorsky but model eludes me.The king air is a B300 and only 3 in the picture are active.The helo the B300 and the Gulfstream.The rest have been mothballed or removed from inventory.Also by coincidence the active 3 are also in Ys inventory.But i would love to have an Electra in Ys as well.
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Re: FAA Fleet needs identifying

Post by Barr » Thu Nov 13, 2014 4:11 am

Electra?

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Re: FAA Fleet needs identifying

Post by Av8Tor » Thu Nov 13, 2014 4:46 am

I believe its the Sikorsky S76, Gunny.

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Re: FAA Fleet needs identifying

Post by Turbofan » Thu Nov 13, 2014 4:48 am

And the jet is not a Gulfstream.

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Re: FAA Fleet needs identifying

Post by Gunny » Thu Nov 13, 2014 5:41 am

Sorry Turbo but is it ain't got a prop they all look the same to me ;)
Edit: Sorry had a senior moment there but the Lockheed Electra and the Convair Metro Look vary much alike.And I got comfuzzled for a moment. :oops: :oops:
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Re: FAA Fleet needs identifying

Post by Neocon » Thu Nov 13, 2014 6:30 am

I see N-numbers...N35, N38, N39, and N47.

N35 is a Beech 200, N38 is an S-76A, N39 is a Convair 400, N47 is a Bombardier Global 5000, according to the registry site.

I know y'all already worked these out, but I couldn't resist using the FAA registry to check into the FAA registration numbers. :lol:

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Also, that photo is heavily photoshopped. You can tell by the shadows and lack of nose gear on one of the planes.

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Re: FAA Fleet needs identifying

Post by Turbofan » Thu Nov 13, 2014 1:37 pm

Patrick: good call, didn't realize the N-numbers would be the easiest route here :-P

Gunny: no worries sir, I totally understand :) And I couldn't tell the difference between an Electra and a Convair myself either.
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Re: FAA Fleet needs identifying

Post by Welshy » Thu Nov 13, 2014 2:13 pm

The smallest one on the left is a BN-2 Islander
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Re: FAA Fleet needs identifying

Post by Hawkstar » Thu Nov 13, 2014 3:38 pm

Seems like it, but it looks like the gears are retractable, the tailplanes are angles unlike the Islander.
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