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  1. What links

Southwest Flight 3551

Iberia Flight 3692

Aeroflot Flight 6582

  1. Can you name another flight in this unusual group?
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The special property is that

Each of the airport codes, are both 3-letter words that spell a 6-letter word together.

Southwest 3551 goes from Burbank to Denver -- the airport codes are BUR and DEN, which become BURDEN.
Iberia 3692 goes from Madrid to Manchester -- the airport codes are MAD and MAN, which become MADMAN.
Aeroflot 6582 goes from Perm to St. Petersburg -- the airport codes are PEE and LED, which become PEELED.

Another flight with this property is

very difficult to find! The best I can do are Turkish Airlines TK717 (DEL - IST). and Southwest WN1925 (SAN - DAL), which all have components that aren't particularly satisfying.

DEL: Another name for the gradient operator (∇) in vector analysis.
IST: (informal) A follower of a belief system. (Also could refer to the suffix referring to someone who practices a belief system or field of study.)
SAN: An archaic Greek letter (ϡ), Japanese honorific, or Spanish for "saint".
DAL: Dried legumes, in Indian cuisine.

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    $\begingroup$ (And now I'll have my search recommendations flooded with flights to various places for the next week...) $\endgroup$ – Deusovi Apr 20 at 16:07
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    $\begingroup$ Hehe, You said “PEE!” :D $\endgroup$ – Rewan Demontay Apr 20 at 18:38

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