F-WWOW-- What is it??

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  1. Skyhook

    Skyhook

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    The first of those huge A380s, ser.# MSNO1, is registered as F-WWOW.
    Appropriate, no?
    (Also referred to as the BFA, BTW.);f
     
  2. Wulfenite

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    I was reading that a lot of airports are probably not going to recieve thos BMFs. The cost of upgrading runways, taxiways, terminals, and in some cases roadway underpasses is a deal killer for many larger terminals.

    With only a few airports capible of recieving the things it would make alternate planning a difficult thing. If you have to carry enough reserve to fly three states over to the next port than can take you what does it do to your economics? When you do have to divert and you end up dumping 600 people into an airport that's not expecting them what kind of headaches will you have handling their baggage, getting them through customs, getting them hotels, and eventually cooking up a half dozen smaller planes to get them where they are going.