Big Bird Spotted

Date:         05 Jan 98 23:41:36 
From: (John van Veen)
Organization: The Inland Northwest Community Access Network
Followups:    1 2
Next article
View raw article
  or MIME structure

Today a large twin engine jet was observed doing flight tests at the local
tarmac-GEG.  It was in Cathay Pacific colors, the registration was N5016R
I believe, and it was trailing a cone from the tip of the rudder.

So, is this the latest model 777?  It looks liked a super 757, just

It made at least three touch and goes WITH the wind, (horizontal wind
sock), then did a full stop landing into the wind.

Nice plane, nice colors, Cathay Pacific should be proud of this one.


There must be a famine comming.
Why else would so many people