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McDonnell Douglas MD-83 (N429NV)


On the climb from Reno Tahoe International's runway 16R into a clear blue northern Nevada sky to begin a trip to Las Vegas.


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Dave Sheehy
Mad Dog with slow gear door...Nice Gary!
Gary Schenauer Photo Uploader
I also wondered if it was just a slow door, but I caught this same aircraft about three weeks later and I noted that it closed last during THAT departure, too. Does that mean it is indeed a "slow closer" or is it just the last in the sequence?
Uwe Zinke
Nice picture Gary!!
Gary Schenauer Photo Uploader
Uwe, my Thanks to you, my friend. And the same back to you. Your newest posts are, as always, super!
Mathias Böttcher
MD-83 , super photo ,

beautiful weekend , Gary
Dave Sheehy
Having not been close to a DC-9 or Mad Dog gear swing in many years...they are SUPPOSED to close together, BUT- you don't often see them closing perfectly at the same time. Watch the left door closing here;

Uwe Zinke
Hi Gary! We have a strandet dreamliner from Air India here.At monday the route was DEL to LHR. Squawk7700( emergency). Before AMS the plane turned back and arrived FRA. We think problems with the engines. Pictures will coming soon!!
Gary Schenauer Photo Uploader
Interesting vid, Dave. (Thanx for the link.) Seems to be the same thing I observed on this one, except that on this one the right door appeared to be fully closed before the left even started folding up. I guess it is a "slow closer" for sure. lol Thanks again for the info and vid link.
Gary Schenauer Photo Uploader
Uwe, very much looking forward to seeing your photo(s). Seems that the D-Liners are still suffering from a few bugs, eh?
Dwight Hartje
Excellent sky shot, Gary! I like how you got the old livery with the nice blue sky in the background.
Dan Pendleton
Probably a slow door actuator. Beautiful shot. I, too, have a few Allegiant's at my home airport KLEX, Lexington, Bluegrass Airport, but not like these.
electronicspro1 - I've seen this photo and can assure you 100% that if Gary uploads an aircraft photo to this site, it's one he snapped the shutter release on... and not one he's "borrowed"... i.e. - he actually took the photo and he owns it!

For pete's sake, if you're going to appropriate photos off the web and upload the same on FA's site, at least give the original photographer the proper credit and attribution they deserve for their work.
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Date Aircraft Origin Destination Departure Arrival Duration
19-Jan-2018 MD80Gerald R Ford Intl ()Orlando Sanford Intl () 18:45 EST 20:50 EST 2:05
19-Jan-2018 MD80Orlando Sanford Intl ()Gerald R Ford Intl () 15:30 EST 17:45 EST 2:15
19-Jan-2018 MD80Elmira/Corning Rgnl ()Orlando Sanford Intl () 11:13 EST 13:23 EST 2:10
19-Jan-2018 MD80Orlando Sanford Intl ()Elmira/Corning Rgnl () 07:25 EST 09:37 EST 2:11
17-Jan-2018 MD83Will Rogers World ()Orlando Sanford Intl () 14:18 CST 17:28 EST 2:09
11-Jan-2018 MD83Hector Intl ()Will Rogers World () 17:25 CST 20:12 CST 2:47
11-Jan-2018 MD83Hector Intl ()Hector Intl () 17:25 CST Diverted
11-Jan-2018 MD83Hector Intl ()Orlando Sanford Intl () 17:25 CST Diverted
11-Jan-2018 MD80Orlando Sanford Intl ()Hector Intl () 14:07 EST 16:14 CST 3:06
11-Jan-2018 MD80Evansville Rgnl ()Orlando Sanford Intl () 09:10 CST 11:52 EST 1:42
11-Jan-2018 MD80Orlando Sanford Intl ()Evansville Rgnl () 07:18 EST 07:58 CST 1:39
10-Jan-2018 MD80Gerald R Ford Intl ()Orlando Sanford Intl () 19:17 EST 21:26 EST 2:09
10-Jan-2018 MD80Orlando Sanford Intl ()Gerald R Ford Intl () 15:52 EST 18:05 EST 2:13
10-Jan-2018 MD80South Bend Intl ()Orlando Sanford Intl () 12:18 EST 14:21 EST 2:03
10-Jan-2018 MD80Orlando Sanford Intl ()South Bend Intl () 08:59 EST 11:10 EST 2:11
08-Jan-2018 MD80North Central West Virginia ()Orlando Sanford Intl () 20:34 EST 22:19 EST 1:45
08-Jan-2018 MD80Orlando Sanford Intl ()North Central West Virginia () 17:22 EST 19:05 EST 1:43
08-Jan-2018 MD80Austin-Bergstrom Intl ()Orlando Sanford Intl () 12:51 CST 16:01 EST 2:10
08-Jan-2018 MD80Indianapolis Intl ()Austin-Bergstrom Intl () 10:48 EST 11:47 CST 1:58
08-Jan-2018 MD80Orlando Sanford Intl ()Indianapolis Intl () 07:38 EST 09:37 EST 1:59
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