ferry flight

ferry flight

A flight for the purpose of (i) returning an aircraft to base, (ii) delivering an aircraft from one location to another or, (iii) moving an aircraft to and from a maintenance base. Ferry flights, under certain conditions, may be conducted under terms of a special flight permit. Also referred to as a ferry.
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Delegates on the ferry flight included Air Seychelles' Chief Executive Officer, Remco Althuis; Chief Operations Officer, Sandy Benoiton; CDB Aviation's Head of Commercial for Africa, Europe and Middle-East, Peter Goodman; Airbus Head of Airline Marketing Pacific and Sub-Saharan Africa, Joep Ellers; Airbus Sales Director, Marino Modena; as well as key members of the airline's senior management team.
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CX 3510 or the ferry flight from Toulouse to Hong Kong had only 76 passengers composed of CX executives, engineers, and employees who had won a company-wide contest held by the airline, and journalists.
The authorities said it was a ferry flight as there were no passengers on board except for two pilots, three engineers and two cabin crew, including Captain Maqsood Bijrani and chief engineer Farhan Mir.
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The aircraft will ferry NFL and college football teams in late December before making a final ferry flight to the desert in January.
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