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WestJet's Disney themed MagicPlane visits Dublin Airport

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                                                    Westjet's MagicPlane Courtesy Paul Doyle  WestJet’s Disney-themed MagicPlane C-GWSZ Boeing 737-8CT/W construction number 37092 visited Dublin Airport , for the first time this week on Monday 7th July. The aircraft generated considerable interest in Dublin's aviation community both inside and outside the perimeter fence. The news of visit broke through social media platform Twitter from a flight dispatcher in Calgary "@WeeinYYC @DubATC The WestJet Disney bird is heading your way tonight/tomorrow morning as WJA16/17. #headsup #avgeek". Early on Sunday evening many aviation avgeeks/enthusiasts tracked it's departure from Toronto to St John's on flight tracking website Flightradar24.com. Dublin Airport Twitter page posted a picture of #MagicPlane which got re-tweeted 108 times. C-GWSZ is known in the social media world as the #MagicPlane. Over the next five years, the Magic Plane will fly more than 4

Irish Commercial Aircraft Update 11-07-14

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                                                    EI-LND Boeing 787 Norwegian  The information contained is sourced  from a variety of sources, though particular credit must be given to the following sites, which are very highly recommended. Chris Witt/Skyliner : http://www.skyliner-aviation.de/ Dublin Movements Blog: http://notam-ireland.blogspot.ie/ Irish Spotters & NLSPOT Yahoo Lists Planespotters.net : http://www.planespotters.net/ EI-CFQ Boeing 737-3Y0(QC) c/n 24255 Mistral Air Delivered Shannon-Rome FCO 11/07/14 ex OY-JTH. EI-EZR Airbus A320-214 c/n 1198 Meridiana Ferried Olbia-Madrid 03/07/14 for painting into Iberia Express colours. EI-FFL ERJ145 c/n 145406 Denim Air registered Maastricht  05/07/14 in all white colours no titles ex N366DF. N948LR CRJ900 c/n 15148 Mesa Airlines Delivered Dublin-Keflavik-Bangor 08/07/14 ex EI-DVR. Irish Aviation Research Institute © 11th July 2014 All Rights Reserved.