[COMPLETE] BAVA Farewell to OpenSkies @ LFPO - 021200ZSEP18

Paris Orly to Newark - Sunday 2nd September 2018 - 12:00Z/13:00UK

Event Description:

OpenSkies, most famous for flying their B757 and B767 on transatlantic flights between Paris Orly and New York, are to cease operations on the 2nd September 2018, as it merges it’s operations with IAG’s new low-cost carrier, Level.

See Farewell, OpenSkies for more information!

Help us to ensure that Openskies gets the BAVA farewell it deserves!

Event details:

Route: LFPO-KEWR

Server: Expert

Aircraft: B767-300 (British Airways)

Time: 12:00Z / 13:00 UK

Flight Time: Approx. 8 hours

Fuel: Approx. 9 hours 30 mins (Approx. 40,000kg)

Speed: 250kts to FL100, 290kts to FL280, M0.78 to cruise

Cruise: FL360

Descent: M0.78 to FL280, 290kts to FL120, 245kts to final approach

NOTAM: The flight plan will be available from myself, Speedbird 296. Please only fly B767-300 British Airways. Gates must be requested so please comment below for a gate. For BAVA pilots, please include your issued callsigns. For non-BAVA pilots attending, please create a 4 digit Speedbird callsign and comment it when requesting a gate. Please use that callsign when you will fly the event too.

Gates:

A12: @Liam_Smart Speedbird 296
A31: @CJHoughton Speedbird 4
A32: @JackH
A41: @TenMileJones Speedbird 055
A42: @Beau_Giles Speedbird 406
D08: @Darragh_ODonoghue Speedbird 6
D06: @loganklovell100 Speedbird 281
D04: @cgilardini Speedbird 421
D02: @Chindle_1204 Speedbird 398
D00: @Takeoff_Aviation Speedbird 338
C02: @Cjthew91 Speedbird 445
C04: @Brian_Swart Speeebird 205
C06: @Phil1988 Speedbird 382
C08:
B31:
B03:
B41:

More gates will be added if necessary!

Any questions? Contact @Liam_Smart (Co-Events Manager at BAVA)

Want to join BAVA? Visit our thread:

Happy flying!

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Count me in! Same date as the final scheduled OpenSkies flight, which is a nice touch.

(Speedbird 327)

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Please leave it as 021200ZSEP18, thank you. Spaces aren’t allowed

I’ll take please @Liam_Smart

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I’ll nab a gate, speedbird 055

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I’ll be there, please!

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Sign me up speedbird 6.

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I’ll take a gate (Speedbird 381)
Thanks 🙂

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Speedbird 421, Gate requested!!

Thanks

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I will have a gate pls Liam. Speedbird 398

Thanks Charlie

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I will have a gate please, SpeedBird 338 for BAVA

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I’ll be there , gate for Speedbird 489 please

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Gate please Speedbird 445 BAVA

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gate c04
Callsign: speedbird 205

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Pls give me a gate, Speedbird 382

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Takeoff from Runway 08.

Please push in order of gate. I will push first, followed by @CJHoughton and so on.

Enjoy!

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We’re up in the air, come and track us!

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Well… Openskies got a farewell, albeit a small one.

Thanks to those who came along! I hope you enjoyed the flight.

Gooodbye Openskies! ❤️👋🏻

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Thank you very much Liam for this amazing flight

Farewell to Openskies

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Some photos from the flight 🙂
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