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ID 25892 Views: 403
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Aloha Airlines
Boeing 737-282 Adv
Alajuela (San Jose) - Juan Santamaria International (SJO/MROC)
Costa Rica, March 7, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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N824AL (cn 23045) Parked outside the Coopesa heavy maintenance facility in San Jose, Costa Rica, this Aloha 737 was a long way from home, and has since been retired to the desert at Mojave following Aloha's demise the next year, in 2008. I always loved their livery.

ID 25884 Views: 412
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American Airlines
Airbus A300B4-605R
Alajuela (San Jose) - Juan Santamaria International (SJO/MROC)
Costa Rica, March 7, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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N14068 (cn 511) Spooling-up and readying for a runway 07 departure back to Miami.

ID 25883 Views: 380
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US Airways
Boeing 757-2B7
Alajuela (San Jose) - Juan Santamaria International (SJO/MROC)
Costa Rica, March 7, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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N937UW (cn 27245) Rolling out on runway 07 in San Jose, Costa Rica, in 2007.

ID 25882 Views: 396
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Sansa
Cessna 208B Grand Caravan
Alajuela (San Jose) - Juan Santamaria International (SJO/MROC)
Costa Rica, March 7, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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TI-BAK (cn 208B0681) Heading for the Sansa terminal after exiting runway 07 at Alajuela.

ID 25881 Views: 414
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Sansa
Cessna 208B Grand Caravan
Alajuela (San Jose) - Juan Santamaria International (SJO/MROC)
Costa Rica, March 7, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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TI-BAP (cn 208B0789) Exiting the runway while we sit off to the side awaiting our gate.

ID 25880 Views: 232
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Continental Airlines
Boeing 737-824
Out Window (Midflight)
USA - Texas, March 7, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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N12221 (cn 28930) Galveston, Texas, lies at the bottom of the photo with Galveston Bay on the left and the Gulf of Mexico on the right.

ID 25879 Views: 252
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Continental Airlines
Boeing 737-824
Out Window (Midflight)
USA - Texas, March 7, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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N12221 (cn 28930) Not long after departing Houston Intercontinental on a trip to Costa Rica, we begin our crossing of the Gulf of Mexico with this view of the Bolivar Peninsula and Crystal Beach on the Texas coast. Miles of beaches on the coast side, and the Intracoastal Waterway on the left.

ID 25868 Views: 300
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Continental Airlines
Boeing 737-824
Out Window (Midflight)
USA - Texas, March 7, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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N12221 (cn 28930) Shortly after departing Houston and nearing Galveston Bay, we pass over the Fred Hartman Bridge and the oddly colored retention basins owned by Exxon-Mobil known as Black Duck Bay.

ID 25867 Views: 493
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Continental Airlines
Boeing 737-824
Houston - George Bush Intercontinental (IAH/KIAH)
USA - Texas, March 7, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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N12221 (cn 28930) Looking back over Houston's mid-field complex while departing from runway 15L on the way to Costa Rica.

ID 25866 Views: 251
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Continental Airlines
Boeing 737-824
Houston - George Bush Intercontinental (IAH/KIAH)
USA - Texas, March 7, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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N14231 (cn 28795) Taxiing out for departure at Houston in 2007.

ID 25865 Views: 161
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None
None
Out Window (Midflight)
USA - Texas, March 7, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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None (cn None) While on approach to Houston, you may encounter the Old River as it flows southwards towards Trinity Bay on the Gulf of Mexico. Meandering slowly over the flatlands, it creates many sandbars and oxbow lakes along the way like the Dayton Lakes region on the left side of the photo.

ID 11715 Views: 344
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TACA
Airbus A319-132
Alajuela (San Jose) - Juan Santamaria International (SJO/MROC)
Costa Rica, March 7, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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N477TA (cn 1952) A view of the tower at San Jose with a TACA A319 getting serviced at the gate.

ID 11713 Views: 322
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TACA
Airbus A320-231
Alajuela (San Jose) - Juan Santamaria International (SJO/MROC)
Costa Rica, March 7, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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N567TA (cn 2610) Wearing special TACA 75th Anniversary titles on the tail, this A321 is undergoing some maintenance on the ramp at San Jose (SJO) Costa Rica in March 2007.

ID 11712 Views: 361
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Sansa
Cessna 208B Grand Caravan
Alajuela (San Jose) - Juan Santamaria International (SJO/MROC)
Costa Rica, March 7, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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TI-BAP / TI-BAQ (cn 208B0789) A view of the Sansa terminal from airside showing three of their C208 Caravans soaking up some sun.

ID 11709 Views: 367
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Continental Airlines
Boeing 737-824
Alajuela (San Jose) - Juan Santamaria International (SJO/MROC)
Costa Rica, March 7, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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N17229 / N477TA (cn 28793) A view of the terminal at San Jose Costa Rica showing a Continental 737-800, a TACA A319, and another A319 of Air Canada.

ID 11708 Views: 470
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Martinair
Airbus A320-233
Alajuela (San Jose) - Juan Santamaria International (SJO/MROC)
Costa Rica, March 7, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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N464TA (cn 1353) Leased from TACA, this Martinair A320 has just been pushed back off the gate in beautiful Costa Rica.

ID 11703 Views: 286
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Airport Buildings/Property
Airport Overview
Merida - Licenciado Manuel Crecencio Rejon International Airport (MMMD/MID)
Mexico, March 7, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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None (cn None) On a flight from Houston TX, to San Jose Costa Rica, one of the first sights you see after crossing the Gulf of Mexico is Merida airport located on the Yucatan peninsula.

ID 3199 Views: 270
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Untitled
Boeing 737-236 Adv
Alajuela (San Jose) - Juan Santamaria International (SJO/MROC)
Costa Rica, March 7, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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N152FV (cn 23171) Now showing as a privately registered aircraft, this Classic 737 is undergoing some heavy maintenance at the Coopesa facility in San Jose Costa Rica. March 7, 2007

ID 2983 Views: 257
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Air Panama
Fokker F-27-200 Friendship
Alajuela (San Jose) - Juan Santamaria International (SJO/MROC)
Costa Rica, March 7, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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HP-1542PST (cn 10560) A rare photo of this aircraft outside of Panama, this F-27 was a welcome surprise for me at San Jose. A classic propliner in every way, this Fokker still looks great as it awaits taxi out for departure. In the background is the NASA facility with its unusual hangar. March 7, 2007

ID 2982 Views: 371
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Allegro
Boeing 727-2K5 Adv
Alajuela (San Jose) - Juan Santamaria International (SJO/MROC)
Costa Rica, March 7, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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N369FA (cn 21851) With scaffolding all around, this Allegro 727 is undergoing maintenance at one of the outdoor work stations at the Coopesa facility in San Jose. March 7, 2007

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