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Old 09-09-2003, 03:23   #1 (permalink)
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Yes it flies!

AP's new way to transport the ute to FPV and Herrod
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Old 09-09-2003, 06:54   #2 (permalink)
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Re: Yes it flies!

What exactly is it?
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Old 09-09-2003, 07:15   #3 (permalink)
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What the bloody hell!

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Old 09-09-2003, 07:47   #4 (permalink)
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Its a transporter for moving aircraft fuselage around different factories in Europe for Airbus. Thats the old model too - they have 4 of those beer bellies and they have been retired for a jet version:




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The top one is a modified Boeing 377 Stratocruiser. I belive AirBus operated 1 while NASA operated 4 or 5. They are referred to as the Super Guppy.
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Airbus one is called a Beluga. AP will be able to fill you in on all the details, he loves Airbusses or is that Airbii
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Re: Yes it flies!

I am in awe when I see a 747 pass over my head.. wondering how such a huge lump of metal stay arbourn. And then you load this onto me???
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The 747 is still larger overall.

Scarebus schmarebus.... pfffttt!!!!! They're like Holdens - tolerated but not the best option.
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Thank god Aerospace Transport, makers of the Super Guppy, decided against doing the same thing to a 747!
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