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ID 6303 Views: 157
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USA, March 14, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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None (cn None) Situated in Costa Rica's Central Valley, here is an overview of the city of San Jose upon departure from runway 07 at SJO/Alajuela on our way back to Houston, and then home to Cleveland. That makes for a pretty long day! March 14, 2007

ID 6302 Views: 295
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American Airlines
Boeing 757-223
Alajuela (San Jose) - Juan Santamaria International (SJO/MROC)
Costa Rica, March 14, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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N632AA (cn 24590) Departing from runway 07, this American Airlines 757 climbs out strongly on its way back to the states. March 14, 2007

ID 6296 Views: 150
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USA, March 14, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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None (cn None) The smaller of two volcanoes that form the island of Ometepe situated within Lake Nicaragua. This volcano produced a lahar on September 27, 1996 that destroyed the village of El Corozal, located about two miles from the volcano, killing six people. This is also one of the few volcanoes in the world that has its own cloud forest. photo: March 14, 2007

ID 6295 Views: 187
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USA, March 14, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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None (cn None) Central America is a very volcanic region, and any flight down there will likely result in several volcano spottings. Located in Lake Nicaragua, Concepcion last erupted in 2005, and is one of two volcanoes, the other being Maderas, that form the island of Ometepe. At 5,135 square miles, Lake Nicaragua is the twentieth largest lake in the world, and the largest lake in Central America. March 14, 2007

ID 6294 Views: 270
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Airport Buildings/Property
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Alajuela (San Jose) - Juan Santamaria International (SJO/MROC)
Costa Rica, March 14, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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None (cn None) Situated at 3,021 feet above sea level, runway 07/25 is the only runway at Juan Santamaria in San Jose, Costa Rica, and is 9,882 feet long. March 14, 2007

ID 6293 Views: 306
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Aviones Taxi Aereo SA
DeHavilland Canada DHC-6-300 Twin Otter
Alajuela (San Jose) - Juan Santamaria International (SJO/MROC)
Costa Rica, March 14, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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TI-ATZ (cn 169) Passing over our hotel grounds in the afternoon, this Twin Otter is one of many operating throughout the region, and was a cool catch for me. March 14, 2007

ID 6292 Views: 315
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Copa Airlines
Boeing 737-7V3
Alajuela (San Jose) - Juan Santamaria International (SJO/MROC)
Costa Rica, March 14, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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HP-1373CMP (cn 30458) Departing into the afternoon sun, I caught this 737 from our hotel grounds prior to our flight out later that evening. March 14, 2007

ID 3341 Views: 254
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Aviones Taxi Aereo SA
DeHavilland Canada DHC-6-300 Twin Otter
Alajuela (San Jose) - Juan Santamaria International (SJO/MROC)
Costa Rica, March 14, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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TI-ATZ (cn 169) Passing over the Hampton Inn on departure from San Jose. March 14, 2007

ID 2970 Views: 294
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AeroUnion
Airbus A300B4-203(F)
Alajuela (San Jose) - Juan Santamaria International (SJO/MROC)
Costa Rica, March 14, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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XA-TWQ (cn 45) Under tow on the cargo ramp, this Aero Union Airbus is nicknamed "Tata". March 14, 2007

ID 2967 Views: 385
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Mex-Jet Cargo
Lockheed L-188A (F) Electra
Alajuela (San Jose) - Juan Santamaria International (SJO/MROC)
Costa Rica, March 14, 2007
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
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XA-AEG (cn 1147) I was hoping to see a variety of interesting aircraft while in Costa Rica, and this Electra was a pleasant surprise. The Electra has always been one of my favorite aircraft, and seeing an operational one was a real treat. March 14, 2007

ID 2937 Views: 193
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Northwest Airlines
McDonnell Douglas DC-9-31
Cleveland - Hopkins International (CLE/KCLE)
USA - Ohio, March 14, 2007
ORDgal
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N8923E (cn 45838) Landing rwy 24R.

ID 2936 Views: 191
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USA 3000 Airlines (Thomas Cook Airlines)
Airbus A320-214
Cleveland - Hopkins International (CLE/KCLE)
USA - Ohio, March 14, 2007
ORDgal
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G-BXKC (cn 730) Landing rwy 24R.

ID 2935 Views: 138
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Delta Connection (Comair)
Canadair CL-600-2B19 Regional Jet (CRJ-100ER)
Cleveland - Hopkins International (CLE/KCLE)
USA - Ohio, March 14, 2007
ORDgal
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N999CA Landing rwy 24R.

ID 2934 Views: 220
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Untitled (NetJets)
Cessna 560 Citation Ultra
Cleveland - Hopkins International (CLE/KCLE)
USA - Ohio, March 14, 2007
ORDgal
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N337QS (cn 560-0437) Landing rwy 24R. Thanks to chrisjake for identifying the registration number. The FAA registry lists this aircraft as a 560 Citation. I couldn't have found it without your help.

ID 2933 Views: 276
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USA 3000 Airlines
Airbus A320-214
Cleveland - Hopkins International (CLE/KCLE)
USA - Ohio, March 14, 2007
ORDgal
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N267AV (cn 1198) Taxiing for departure on rwy 24L.

ID 2927 Views: 192
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USA 3000 Airlines (Thomas Cook Airlines)
Airbus A320-214
Cleveland - Hopkins International (CLE/KCLE)
USA - Ohio, March 14, 2007
ORDgal
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G-BXKC (cn 730) Landing rwy 24R.

ID 2924 Views: 273
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Business (Corporate Aircraft)
Dassault Aviation Falcon 2000
Cleveland - Hopkins International (CLE/KCLE)
USA - Ohio, March 14, 2007
ORDgal
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N4200 (cn 87) Landing rwy 24R.

ID 2922 Views: 230
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Southwest Airlines
Boeing 737-7H4
Cleveland - Hopkins International (CLE/KCLE)
USA - Ohio, March 14, 2007
ORDgal
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N246LV (cn 32521) Landing rwy 24R.

ID 2920 Views: 226
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USA 3000 Airlines
Airbus A320-214
Cleveland - Hopkins International (CLE/KCLE)
USA - Ohio, March 14, 2007
ORDgal
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N267AV (cn 1198) Taxiing for departure on rwy 24L.

ID 2918 Views: 288
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Business (Corporate Aircraft)
Raytheon Hawker 800XP
Cleveland - Hopkins International (CLE/KCLE)
USA - Ohio, March 14, 2007
ORDgal
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N70NE (cn 258107) Landing rwy 24R

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