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ChrisJake

Polar routes?

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i read a report saying the Aerolineas Argentinas is going to start flying from Buenos Aires to Tokyo possibly using a polar route. that got me to wondering if anyone flies a polar route over (under?) the southpole??anyone know? if so, who does and from where? if not, why not?thxchris

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I think Aerolineas Argentinas, into Australia and Southern Asia.... They were the first airline, I believe, to pioneer the South polar route...-John

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EZE-NRT? That's almost 10,000nm straight. Now if they stop in say HNL it would be okay, but what kind of a market is there for EZE-NRT?

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Hi Chris :-waveInteresting! I would have thought the Northern Polar route perhaps via Madrid or tech stop at HNL. Have you got any links on this subject at all? thanks!I've used my Dx Atlas to show a Great circle route and nm, had to reduce alot :-(cheers,Steve

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