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Old 4th Sep 2017, 14:02
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Rob Royston
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Originally Posted by billyg View Post
GLA representatives have already been talking to Cargolux earlier this year with a view to moving their services once the work is complete in 2019 !
That's interesting. From what I can see GLA offers 7000ft landing distance coming in over the motorway, measured from the aiming point to the runway end, and only 6500ft from the Clydebank end. That's well below the Boeing figures for a fully laden 747-8F.
Prestwick has 8300ft on runway 30 and 7500ft on runway 12, which is itself a bit tight in some conditions.
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