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Bizjets - Cape Town

Business jets identified at airports across the African continent.
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Re: Bizjets - Cape Town

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Post by Downwind » Tue Dec 27, 2016 9:19 am

VH=FGJ Global Express was a Christmas visitor to FACT.
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Post by Downwind » Wed Dec 28, 2016 1:40 pm

Downwind wrote:2-DEER, B788, of Deer Jet just landed at FACT from Mauritius. ReinDeer Jet? :Laughing:
This beauty of an aircraft departed Cape Town this morning; over the Moz channel now headed back to Hong Kong.
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Re: Bizjets - Cape Town

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Post by Bell 407 » Wed Dec 28, 2016 1:50 pm

Yip Downwind, saw her pass to the south of Gauteng just now. Must be awesome to have a B788 BBJ as your own :Envious:

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Re: Bizjets - Cape Town

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Post by Downwind » Sun Jan 01, 2017 9:16 am

VP-BZE, Falcon 900, listed as with Flying Lions :Um: (bit of an upgrade from Harvards) departed FACT this morning.
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Re: Bizjets - Cape Town

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Post by Bell 407 » Sun Jan 01, 2017 11:42 am

Can you imagine the new Flying Lions as F900's at air shows :HeyHeyHey:

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Post by Downwind » Sun Jan 01, 2017 2:21 pm

Bell 407 wrote:Can you imagine the new Flying Lions as F900's at air shows :HeyHeyHey:
Move over Breitling L39s.
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Post by Downwind » Sun Feb 05, 2017 8:35 am

This is the first Lebanese bizjet that I've caught - into Cape Town yesterday.

OD-EKF, hex 784049, Hawker 800. :ThumbsUp:
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Post by Bell 407 » Sun Feb 05, 2017 5:18 pm

Downwind wrote:This is the first Lebanese bizjet that I've caught - into Cape Town yesterday.
:Praise:

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Falcon 8X

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Post by Downwind » Sun Mar 12, 2017 8:49 am

VQ-BFD, Falcon 8X, departed FACT this morning.

Hex is 4243FX. :Star:
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Post by Bell 407 » Sun Mar 12, 2017 9:20 am

First visitor of that type to our shores I believe?

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Post by Downwind » Sun Mar 12, 2017 7:31 pm

C-GCUL, Falcon 7X, of Canadian Utilities departed Cape Town Int. this evening.

Hex is C04C04 :Whatever:
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Bizjets - Cape Town

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Post by Bell 407 » Sun Mar 12, 2017 9:20 pm

Quite a few Falcons around of late.

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Post by Great Dane » Mon Apr 03, 2017 2:54 pm

Downwind wrote:
Sun Mar 12, 2017 7:31 pm
C-GCUL, Falcon 7X, of Canadian Utilities departed Cape Town Int. this evening.
Welcome home :VeryHappy:

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Post by Downwind » Sun Apr 23, 2017 8:12 am

ZS-PVX, the Paramount Logistics B727, sneaked into FACT late last night, landing at 23:30.
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Post by Bell 407 » Sun Apr 23, 2017 8:28 am

Nice, haven't seen her around for a while :Wave:

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Post by springbok » Sun Apr 23, 2017 5:03 pm

Zuma has started using her again.....meanwhile the BBJ sits at Waterkloof doing nothing.

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Post by Bell 407 » Mon Apr 24, 2017 7:05 am

springbok wrote:
Sun Apr 23, 2017 5:03 pm
meanwhile the BBJ sits at Waterkloof doing nothing.
Sad indeed. She's still in very good shape as we all know :Thinking:

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Post by Downwind » Sun Sep 03, 2017 11:40 am

A2-DBK Hawker 400XP of PT Meat Packaging is visiting Cape Town today.
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Post by Downwind » Sun Sep 17, 2017 5:54 pm

TN-AJE, Hawker 125-800 visited FACT today.
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Post by Bell 407 » Sun Sep 17, 2017 9:00 pm

Cool.

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