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Boeing 757-200 (N674DL)

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Delta's N674DL, a B752, gets an early-morning "sunrise" bath to remove a thin layer of ice before continuing to push from gate B10 at Reno Tahoe International to start a flight from Reno to Atlanta. N674DL, operating as DL Flight 222, was the inaugural aircraft for new direct-flight service between northern Nevada and the great airport in Atlanta. There was a 6 AM celebration at the gate. The event was held for three reasons: 1) this flight marked the fifth launch of new direct route service at KRNO within the past eight months, 2) it marked the "return" of regularly-scheduled B757 equipment passenger service to Reno (see note below), and 3) it celebrated the restarting of a RNO-ATL route that was discontinued many years ago. It was exciting to be at the gate to photograph the activities there. And the next new route service launch is less than three weeks away ... Southwest inaugurates direct flight service to Dallas (Love), and I'm looking forward to that party too.
(Clarification note ... Both FDX and UPS use B752 aircraft here daily. Also, there have been occasional visits by DAL 752s as military charters and by UA 752s as last minute equipment replacements, but this flight marks the return of regularly-scheduled B757 passenger flights. It has been a long time since airline execs have felt this area will routinely fill the seats of a 757, so seeing this paxbird back at a Concourse B gate is excellent news for northern Nevada.)

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Gary SchenauerPhoto Uploader
This first RNO-ATL flight departed about 35 minutes late, partly because it had to be given this second deicing bath and partly because the party at gate B10 took about 5 minutes longer than planned. However, I doubt the passengers were upset by the brief delay. The tickets for this first flight had been heavily discounted when the new service was announced so all of the passengers were travelling to Atlanta from Reno for (almost) free. Also, they were entertained at the gate by a four-man band, they received free refreshments and free gifts, and (most importantly) the pilots made up the lost time while enroute so flight DAL222 arrived at Atlanta right on time.
Next ... Food and fun across the concourse at Southwest the first week of January. (Thumbs Up)
cliff731
Gary, your telling of Delta's event is very interesting... and your superb photo is "5" stars!
Jordan Hartje
Great to see this series. I saw N674DL On November 29th at ATL.
Dwight Hartje
Outstanding shot, Gary!
Roy Hunte
Great stuff!
Seth Deegan
Great Aspects:
Lighting
Reflection
Quality
Color
Tom Vance
Too cool!x5- December calendar shot, any year !
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Date Aircraft Origin Destination Departure Arrival Duration
20-Nov-2019 B752Hartsfield-Jackson Intl ()John Wayne () 11:35 EST 12:52 PST Scheduled
20-Nov-2019 B752New Orleans Intl ()Hartsfield-Jackson Intl () 08:07 CST 10:07 EST Scheduled
19-Nov-2019 B752Hartsfield-Jackson Intl ()New Orleans Intl () 17:31 EST 17:48 CST Scheduled
19-Nov-2019 B752New Orleans Intl ()Hartsfield-Jackson Intl () 13:48 CST 15:57 EST Scheduled
19-Nov-2019 B752Hartsfield-Jackson Intl ()New Orleans Intl () 12:15 EST 12:16 CST On The Way!
19-Nov-2019 B752Boston Logan Intl ()Hartsfield-Jackson Intl () 08:21 EST 10:32 EST 2:10
18-Nov-2019 B752San Francisco Intl ()Boston Logan Intl () 13:49 PST 21:54 EST 5:04
18-Nov-2019 B752Boston Logan Intl ()San Francisco Intl () 07:24 EST 10:25 PST 6:00
17-Nov-2019 B752Hartsfield-Jackson Intl ()Boston Logan Intl () 21:33 EST 23:27 EST 1:53
17-Nov-2019 B752Kansas City Intl ()Hartsfield-Jackson Intl () 17:28 CST 20:00 EST 1:32
17-Nov-2019 B752Hartsfield-Jackson Intl ()Kansas City Intl () 15:32 EST 16:20 CST 1:47
17-Nov-2019 B752Jacksonville Intl ()Hartsfield-Jackson Intl () 13:09 EST 13:57 EST 0:48
17-Nov-2019 B752Hartsfield-Jackson Intl ()Jacksonville Intl () 10:57 EST 11:37 EST 0:39
17-Nov-2019 B752Orlando Intl ()Hartsfield-Jackson Intl () 08:22 EST 09:29 EST 1:07
16-Nov-2019 B752Los Angeles Intl ()Orlando Intl () 23:10 PST 06:13 EST (+1) 4:02
16-Nov-2019 B752Minneapolis/St Paul Intl ()Los Angeles Intl () 19:55 CST 21:01 PST 3:05
16-Nov-2019 B752Portland Intl ()Minneapolis/St Paul Intl () 12:06 PST 16:49 CST 2:43
16-Nov-2019 B752Minneapolis/St Paul Intl ()Portland Intl () 09:24 CST 10:39 PST 3:14
15-Nov-2019 B752Anchorage Intl ()Minneapolis/St Paul Intl () 21:56 AKST 05:27 CST (+1) 4:31
15-Nov-2019 B752Minneapolis/St Paul Intl ()Anchorage Intl () 18:34 CST 21:02 AKST 5:27
15-Nov-2019 B752Orlando Intl ()Minneapolis/St Paul Intl () 08:03 EST 10:00 CST 2:57
14-Nov-2019 B752Minneapolis/St Paul Intl ()Orlando Intl () 18:21 CST 22:01 EST 2:39
14-Nov-2019 B752Orlando Intl ()Minneapolis/St Paul Intl () 14:37 EST 16:40 CST 3:03
14-Nov-2019 B752Minneapolis/St Paul Intl ()Orlando Intl () 09:37 CST 13:24 EST 2:47
13-Nov-2019 B752Hartsfield-Jackson Intl ()Minneapolis/St Paul Intl () 19:38 EST 20:43 CST 2:05
13-Nov-2019 B752Luis Munoz Marin Intl ()Hartsfield-Jackson Intl () 15:36 AST 18:11 EST 3:34
13-Nov-2019 B752Hartsfield-Jackson Intl ()Luis Munoz Marin Intl () 10:09 EST 14:01 AST 2:51
13-Nov-2019 B752Jacksonville Intl ()Hartsfield-Jackson Intl () 07:40 EST 08:28 EST 0:47
12-Nov-2019 B752Hartsfield-Jackson Intl ()Jacksonville Intl () 22:01 EST 22:45 EST 0:43
12-Nov-2019 B752Orlando Intl ()Hartsfield-Jackson Intl () 19:24 EST 20:25 EST 1:00
12-Nov-2019 B752Hartsfield-Jackson Intl ()Orlando Intl () 16:42 EST 17:42 EST 0:59
12-Nov-2019 B752Southwest Florida Intl ()Hartsfield-Jackson Intl () 13:47 EST 15:09 EST 1:21
12-Nov-2019 B752Hartsfield-Jackson Intl ()Southwest Florida Intl () 11:27 EST 12:42 EST 1:14
12-Nov-2019 B752Kansas City Intl ()Hartsfield-Jackson Intl () 07:22 CST 09:53 EST 1:30
11-Nov-2019 B752Hartsfield-Jackson Intl ()Kansas City Intl () 21:44 EST 22:33 CST 1:48
11-Nov-2019 B752Kansas City Intl ()Hartsfield-Jackson Intl () 17:22 CST 19:47 EST 1:24
11-Nov-2019 B752Hartsfield-Jackson Intl ()Kansas City Intl () 15:23 EST 16:06 CST 1:42
11-Nov-2019 B752Detroit Metro Wayne Co ()Hartsfield-Jackson Intl () 12:17 EST 13:55 EST 1:37
11-Nov-2019 B752Orlando Intl ()Detroit Metro Wayne Co () 06:47 EST 08:58 EST 2:10
10-Nov-2019 B752Salt Lake City Intl ()Orlando Intl () 23:20 MST 04:55 EST (+1) 3:34
10-Nov-2019 B752Orlando Intl ()Salt Lake City Intl () 18:57 EST 21:24 MST 4:26
10-Nov-2019 B752Seattle-Tacoma Intl ()Orlando Intl () 09:46 PST 17:25 EST 4:38
09-Nov-2019 B752Hartsfield-Jackson Intl ()Seattle-Tacoma Intl () 15:35 EST 17:33 PST 4:57
09-Nov-2019 B752San Jose Int'l ()Hartsfield-Jackson Intl () 06:48 PST 14:00 EST 4:12
08-Nov-2019 B752Hartsfield-Jackson Intl ()San Jose Int'l () 19:38 EST 21:00 PST 4:21
08-Nov-2019 B752Jacksonville Intl ()Hartsfield-Jackson Intl () 17:05 EST 17:49 EST 0:44
08-Nov-2019 B752Hartsfield-Jackson Intl ()Jacksonville Intl () 14:56 EST 15:39 EST 0:42
08-Nov-2019 B752San Francisco Intl ()Hartsfield-Jackson Intl () 06:26 PST 13:32 EST 4:05
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