Join Delta VA this week as we think about what could have been with a delivery flight of the Boeing 787-8 in Delta colors to Minneapolis. This event will offer you the opportunity to experience what it would be deliver an aircraft to a customer
Server -Training Server
Date - 11/19/17
Departure Time -2100 Z
- 4pm EST*
- 3pm CST*
- 2pm MST*
- 1pm PST*
Expected Flight Time - 2 hours 33 minutes
Arrival Time - 2333 Z
- 6:33pm EST*
- 5:33pm CST*
- 4:33pm MST*
- 3:33pm PST*
–>Flight time estimated-Diversion to KDSM if necessary-Check NOTAM for possible diversions <–
V1-130 / VR-135 / V2-145
Flight Level -FL 350
How it's Done (Climb)
Flaps set to 5° for take off / Stay below 95% N1
-Takeoff under 200KIAS until 4000ft - 2500fpm
-Climb to FL100 from 250KIAS - 3000fpm
-Climb to FL160 from cruise speed M.82 (305KIAS until cross over altitude) - 3000fpm
-Climb to FL210 from cruise speed - 2700fpm
-Climb to FL250 from cruise speed - 2500fpm
-Climb to FL300 from cruise speed - 1800fpm
-Climb to FL350 from cruise speed - 1500fpm
How it's Done (Descent)
Begin descent 130NM out of (ICAO)
-2000fpm until at FL130
-1500fpm until at FL050 / Slow down at FL130
-800fpm until you intercept ILS
Departure - (Snohomish County Airport) / (KPAE)
Arrival - (Minneapolis St Paul International Airport) / (KMSP)
Aircraft - (B787-8) (Delta Livery)
Total Fuel - 83527lbs. / 37887kgs
-21480lbs. / 27887kgs. Emergency Fuel
Passengers - 2092lbs. / 949kgs.
Cargo - ~ 18278lbs. / ~ 8291kgs.
ZFW (Zero Fuel Weight) - 284305lbs. / 128959kgs
–> Total Weight (ZFW + fuel weight) - 368015 lbs. / 166929 kgs. <–
numbers not based on unexpected weather. *
NOTAM: *KPAE-KMSP // M.82 at cruise alt. // expect possible minor turbulence // FPL made by @usa007 (DLVA67) and is to be copied at KPAE after spawning in // Fuel more then expected to provide a more stable flight. Fuel amount will still be under Maximum Landing weight. Do not fuel dump.
Current gate assignments:
Spots (request a spot):
Boeing Delivery Center 1- @USA007
Boeing Delivery Center 2- @Twocflyer
(More spots will be open if need be)
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