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Desired Route Or Routes From Your City?  
User currently offlineWolsingerjet From Canada, joined Apr 2006, 348 posts, RR: 0
Posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 1 day 12 hours ago) and read 5985 times:

Ok,so were not all airline route people but sometimes we as close watchers of the industry can honestly say we see a route that makes sense and could be profitable.About 4 years ago I thought CYEG could use a link to Las vegas and Phoenix on a daily basis,so I hit the America west website and contacted customer service and informed them of the large demand from YEG to those cities.I was surprised to get e-mail back saying the message had been handed off to the proper person and 6 months later HP launched service to YEG to both cities nonstop and the routes have been a huge success for the carrier who used CRJ-900s initially and now uses 733s and A319s on the flights.I would like to think me contacting the carrier in this way played a part in the airlines decision to fly here or was it just a stroke of luck?Not sure myself but my question goes out to all what cities do you think could be linked to your airport or airports,your ideas could go a long way...


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User currently offlineWard86IND From United States of America, joined Apr 2006, 295 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 1 day 12 hours ago) and read 5977 times:

Jetblue has that thing now on their website where you can tell them what cities you think should be linked together.

I would love NW to pick up an IND-SEA route.



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User currently offlineLTU932 From Germany, joined Jan 2006, 13864 posts, RR: 50
Reply 2, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 1 day 12 hours ago) and read 5968 times:

Simple...

LH FRA-SJO (747 if you please; this would replace the current DE flight)
LT DUS-SJO
KL AMS-SJO
BA LON-SJO (or VS) LON-SJO (I put only the London metro code since I'd prefer if the route was flown out of LHR, not LGW, however I do not mind any flights from MAN by ZB or DP).
TP LIS-SJO
AF CDG-SJO

Then again, this is all just wishful thinking, since those routes would provide excellent connections to HAM). Though it seems KL and/or AF are a very likely option to actually start up at SJO, along with BA (in the case of BA and KL, they would rather be returning, if they ever did that).


User currently offlineAzza40 From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2006, 1052 posts, RR: 2
Reply 3, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 1 day 8 hours ago) and read 5904 times:

i woukd like thai to server a 1x daily MAN flight  spin 

Aaron  sly 



Not been on here for a good 2/3 years!
User currently offlineDesertAir From Mexico, joined Jan 2006, 1462 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 1 day 7 hours ago) and read 5897 times:

I would like to see regular service from Tucson to the SF Bay Area. There is only one flight a day UAX.

User currently offlineBabybus From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 5, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 1 day 6 hours ago) and read 5893 times:

I'd like there to be a commuter style flight between all the London airports. A small aircraft that just flies in a loop like a bus.

LGW-STN would be really handy.


User currently offlineSanDiegoFlyer From United States of America, joined Apr 2006, 37 posts, RR: 0
Reply 6, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 1 day ago) and read 5872 times:

From San Diego I would love:

SAN-LHR I'd even take LGW for that matter (why did they stop this service anyways...much smaller US Cities have direct service)
SAN-MIA would be just great
I am pretty much satisfied with everything else...


User currently offlineNateDAL From United States of America, joined Jan 2006, 417 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 5863 times:

I'd like to see the Wright Amendment repealed, then we could get exiting new routes like DAL-MDW/OAK/BNA/BWI/PHX/PHL/LAS/MCO


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User currently offlineSQNo1 From United Kingdom, joined Sep 2004, 687 posts, RR: 1
Reply 8, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 21 hours ago) and read 5858 times:

Exeter has now been craving AMS for over three years now, just the slots that BE want are still not avliable.

Also that it has now become more important now, considering the sucess of the 2x daily (weekdays) service to CDG, which is seeing regular loads of 80%, proof that passengers want a commuter, business day trip friendly service from their local airport.

With Regards,
Alex.B


User currently offlineDuff44 From United States of America, joined Apr 2006, 1723 posts, RR: 0
Reply 9, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 19 hours ago) and read 5850 times:

BDL - LHR

Only so when I need to visit my sister (who will be a London resident as of June) I don't have to drive to JFK, EWR, or BOS



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User currently offlineSwissgabe From Switzerland, joined Jan 2000, 5266 posts, RR: 32
Reply 10, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 hours ago) and read 5842 times:

ZRH to PEK vv.
ZRH to PVG vv.



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User currently offlineIDISA From Italy, joined Jun 2004, 261 posts, RR: 0
Reply 11, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 hours ago) and read 5831 times:

Would be great to see a Triple 7 doing the MXP-LAX, I really miss this route. Also I'd like to see a 747 flying MXP-SYD (both via SIN or BKK) and MXP-SIN, perhaps on SIA and why not, a/c an A380!!  Wow!

Cheers
IDISA


User currently offlineHT From Germany, joined May 2005, 6525 posts, RR: 23
Reply 12, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 5828 times:

Not wanting to attribute to dream-routes ...  Wink
I seriously see some potential for a flight to GVA from my homebase HAJ.

Another destination that was dropped not too long ago would be WAW.
IMO bad marketing (on the german side) and unfavourable timings by C0 (Centralwings) were among the factors that led to cancellation of this service (together with HAJ - KTW) ...

Another spot not served from HAJ would be Ireland. Maybe AB can add a flight to DUB from its STN-hub ?

And BTW, I do not need BA re-establishing flights to LGW ... Big grin

-HT



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User currently offlineGrinddalSK340 From Denmark, joined Apr 2006, 51 posts, RR: 0
Reply 13, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 5826 times:

id loove to see SK return to lax from CPH.. would be just great..

and then id love to see CPH-HKG-SYD killing to flies with one smack..

Dream ooon Big grin



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User currently offlineRCS763AV From Colombia, joined Jun 2004, 4395 posts, RR: 12
Reply 14, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 hours ago) and read 5821 times:

Well,

BOG-DFW on AA
BOG-ORD on AA
BOG-IAD on UA or AV
BOG-FRA on LH or AV
BOG-LON on AV
BOG-SDQ scheduled on AV, only charters right now
BOG-CUN the same as above



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User currently offlineKrje1980 From Norway, joined Feb 2006, 193 posts, RR: 0
Reply 15, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 hours ago) and read 5820 times:

My city will be Bergen, Norway (BGO) in about a months time, so I will count this as my home city.

I really wish LH or SK would open up a direct route to either FRA or MUC. Being a Star Alliance member means that the only hub with world-wide connections availbale is CPH. A direct route to FRA or MUC would make things a lot easier for Star Alliance members like me.


User currently offlineUsAirways16bwi From United States of America, joined May 2004, 1004 posts, RR: 4
Reply 16, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 1 hour ago) and read 5819 times:

from BWI, id like to see flights to:
YVR
SEA
FRA
CDG ( which might be possible since i heard AF is looking at BWI)
SNN/DUB ( to be re-started by EI)

and just wishful thinking, but:
DXB
JNB
EZE
HNL


User currently offlineWolsingerjet From Canada, joined Apr 2006, 348 posts, RR: 0
Reply 17, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 1 hour ago) and read 5817 times:

Another route YEG needs is a year round link to Halifax and St.johns with all the Easterners outhere they always complain about flying to YYC.WS just launched a nonstop to YHZ but St.johns is still missing.YEG-FRA has been rumored now for over a year and Edmonton airports authority has admitted they are working with LH for the route and are now in the final stages for it,LH will likely use a A330-200 for the flight.But it has yet to be announced.So for now we still get the TS A330 to FRA.Once YEG was linked to FRA,LGW,LHR,MAN,AMS,CPH, and WAW.


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User currently offlineCedars747 From Norway, joined Dec 2005, 2721 posts, RR: 19
Reply 18, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks 1 hour ago) and read 5816 times:

From my beautiful city Tromso i would love to fly direct to LON
Alex!!!



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User currently offlineIDISA From Italy, joined Jun 2004, 261 posts, RR: 0
Reply 19, posted (8 years 4 months 3 weeks ago) and read 5808 times:

Quoting Krje1980 (Reply 15):
My city will be Bergen, Norway

Aahh... the beautiful Bergen!! Been there some 6 years ago and enjoyed that nice city as well as all the excellent salmon sandwiches at the harbour market!!  snaggletooth 

(sorry, I know it doesn't matter with the topic, but couldn't resist...)

IDISA


User currently offlineLipeGIG From Brazil, joined May 2005, 11438 posts, RR: 58
Reply 20, posted (8 years 4 months 2 weeks 6 days 23 hours ago) and read 5805 times:
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GIG-MIA - RG
GIG-JFK - RG
GIG-LHR - VS
GIG-DXB - EK
GIG-SCL - G3
GIG-PTY - CM
GIG-SFO - UA

Felipe



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User currently offlineKrje1980 From Norway, joined Feb 2006, 193 posts, RR: 0
Reply 21, posted (8 years 4 months 2 weeks 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 5799 times:

Quoting IDISA (Reply 19):

I'm really glad to hear that you enjoyed Bergen  Smile. I've been living in Trondheim for one year now pursuing my master studies, but will return to Bergen, my hometown, in order to write my main thesis next year. Although Trondheim is OK it can't even compare to Bergen! There's just something special about it. . .especially now when summer is approaching.

Hm. . .seems to be getting a bit off-topic here. Come to think of it, I'd also love for Bergen to get a direct flight to LHR. As it is now, SAS/Braathens flies to Gatwick, but this is a late afternoon flight, so it really is not a convenient flight for connecting to the rest of the world. Norwegian has a morning flight to Stanstead, but given the location of the airport, connection is difficult here as well. I know Stavanger has a direct morning flight to LHR, so I am a bit puzzled why there is no flight to BGO. Is it because the oil industry has so many offices in Stavanger perhaps?


User currently offlineSATMFECRPTEXAS From United States of America, joined Oct 2005, 23 posts, RR: 0
Reply 22, posted (8 years 4 months 2 weeks 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 5798 times:

SAT-BOS
SAT-FLL
SAT-SEA
SAT-MIA
SAT-CUN
SAT-MFE


User currently offlineJetBlueAUS From United States of America, joined Apr 2006, 1145 posts, RR: 8
Reply 23, posted (8 years 4 months 2 weeks 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 5794 times:

AUS-IAD - JetBlue
AUS-FLL - JetBlue
IAH-JFK - JetBlue
IAH-BOS - JetBlue
IAH-IAD - JetBlue
IAH-FLL - JetBlue
IAH-DEN-MTJ - Frontier
HOU-MSY - AirTran
HOU-GPT - AirTran (RESTART)
HOU-MCO - AirTran

Although, I know most of these requested routes will never happen.

[Edited 2006-05-02 00:44:01]

[Edited 2006-05-02 00:45:38]


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User currently offlineThepilot From Canada, joined Jan 2010, 5 posts, RR: 0
Reply 24, posted (8 years 4 months 2 weeks 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 5786 times:

Quoting Ward86IND (Reply 1):
I would love NW to pick up an IND-SEA route.

This has happened. It is returning June 8. From SEA, I think a few would be...
SEA-HKG (Preferably CX)
SEA-OSL (SAS)
SEA-MAN
SEA-PEK or PVG
SEA-FRA
It pretty much has the domestic routes covered.



From YVR
25 MFEFlyer : I would love to see routes from MFE to the east and west coast, such as: LAX,EWR,JFK,or even SFO and SEA. But only time will tell.
26 ERJ170 : oh.. okay.. From EWN (New Bern, NC).. EWN-NYC (E145 - 2x daily) EWN-WAS (E145 - 12x weekly) EWN-MCO (E145 - 4x weekly) From RDU... RDU-MSY (E170 or la
27 San747 : I agree with everything you listed there, except that I would just add more widebody service on existing routes- SAN-JFK periodically gets an AA 767-
28 Gunsontheroof : I'd like to see the long-rumored SEA-NGO on NH and SEA-CDG on AF routes materialize. I think daily non-stops to MSY and TPA could be succesful, and I
29 Delta787 : I would like to see DL fly to the west coast from PBI. I would like to see PBI-LAX, PBI- LAS, and PBI- SLC.
30 BSBIsland : Brasilia-Miami on American Airlines Brasilia-Lisbon on TAP
31 Misbeehavin : ATL-GVA ATL-BHX ATL-PRG ATL-LIS ATL-YEG ATL-YYC (daily, year round) ATL-YHZ ATL-FSD ATL-DAL
32 Post contains links SLCUT2777 : Quoting Delta787 (Reply 29): I would like to see DL fly to the west coast from PBI. I would like to see PBI-LAX, PBI- LAS, and PBI- SLC. I agree tht P
33 FlyboyOz : SYD-YVR SYD-YYZ SYD-CDG
34 FoxXray : i think that LYS-JFK (or EWR) could work well with a 757 so i hope this route will be re-open soon... and i think NCE-NRT could work too (not on a dai
35 Post contains images AirPacific747 : Agreed! A CPH-HKG/SIN-AKL route would be awesome aswell!
36 BCAL : Since BA's withdrawal from the route, there has been no service from LGW to any of the Paris airports. It seems strange that London's second airport i
37 AirPacific747 : Also, I think that SAS should at least have one route to California. Either SFO or LAX.. when are they opening one??
38 QXFLYINGCOUG : I really want this route! It would save me all the connections that I have to make to get to Manchester. Last time I went to MAN I had to connect in
39 Burnsie28 : Done For COS: COS-DTW COS-MEM COS-MIA For GFK: GFK-DTW FAR FAR-DTW
40 M180up : SAL-CLT SAL-PHL SAL-FLL SAL-PHX with US More options to travel and connections from their hub cities, FLL just because I think has a good O/D market
41 Floorrunner : These are my desired routes CMH to ILM CMH to ACY CMH to OAK CMH to IYK
42 WesternA318 : I'd personally like to see CO start a focus city here in SLC. lets say to these cities: SLC-BOS SLC-YUL SLC-ORD SLC-FLL SLC-AUS SLC-LAX SLC-SEA (they
43 Tango29 : it would be nice if emirates started dublin-dubai and compete with aer lingus, i think they would win easily, anyone agree??
44 Mfricke : I would like to see service returned to my hometown airport of ONT to the following cities, which used to be flown by the following airlines: ONT-ORD
45 Centrair : Hmmm from NGO... NGO-LHR/London (BA or Virgin) NGO-MSP (NW) NGO-SEA (NH) NGO-EWR (CO) NGO-PER (Qantas) NGO-PPT (Tahiti Nui) Other SFO-MSP (UA...okay i
46 Post contains images DeltaGuy767 : Well I can't complain too much since BDL is getting a lot of expansion from DL, but here are a few of my dream routes: BDL-LHR/LGW (DL or BA) BDL-FCO/
47 Post contains images TurkishWings : I would like to see the following one day: IST - YYZ IST - LAX IST - SFO IST - YVR IST - BKK - SYD IST - SIN- AKL IST - GRU IST - EZE IST - MEX IST -
48 LONGisland89 : Not from my city but I feel there is a certain gap at RSW not fulfilled. For Example: RSW-LAS RSW-LAX RSW-SFO
49 RCS763AV : Some others for BOG BOG-SJU (big roumours about AV re-starting it soon!) BOG-MXP or FCO on AV or AZ BOG-MCO on AV BOG-MVD on PU (never happening) BOG-
50 KDCA : DCA-SFO on UA 1x Daily.
51 Mkeflyer717 : I would like... MKE-SLC (mainline DL) MKE-JFK (Jetblue) MKE-SEA (YX) MKE-CUN (YX) MKE-MBJ (YX) MKE-SJU (YX) MKE-IAD (UA) MKE-YYZ (either mainline YX o
52 Texan : DFW is currently seeking a few carriers for specific routes: AF to CDG; JL to NRT; QF to AKL, SYD, or MEL; KL to AMS; SQ to SIN, either via NRT or Chi
53 YULYMX : Yul is looking for a carrier for YUL-FCO
54 AF773 : Well I have two home cities, Paris and Atlanta. From Paris: AF opening: CDG-TLN CDG-SEA Atlanta: ATL-PRG
55 Skyjet06 : How about... CMH-PBI (DL) CMH-PVD (DL) CMH-JAX (DL) CMH-SFO (UA) CMH-LHR (BA) CMH-SEA (DL, UA, or NW) CMH-CDG (AF or DL)
56 SW733 : I have a couple home cities, so I'll do for both: Windhoek (WDH) - anywhere outside Africa (other than Frankfurt and London)! For example, I'd love so
57 Post contains images WorldXplorer : From DEN - ASIA! DEN-NRT (Maybe NH when they get their 787's) DEN-BKK (Maybe UA if they ever have the to buy them. I am not holding my breath though.
58 KingAir200 : Realistically? None. Whimsically, NW GRR-FCA. Never would happen, but it would be nice. NW GRR-EYW or MTH. Again, never would happen, but...
59 HAJFlyer : ZRH-DEN (LX or UA) ZRH-SFO (LX or UA) ZRH-IAH (CO)
60 Post contains images United_fan : I'de like to see WN come to ROC (they fly to BUF) and do ROC-LAS with a 73G with winglets. We don't even get NG737's here . Either that or have FL do
61 Soups : ACC-SIN ACC-DXB-HKG ACC-CMN (Coming soon) ACC-TUN ACC-GIG/GRU ACC-JED ACC-CPT DXB-ACC-GRU (EK) DOH-ACC(QR) CDG-ACC
62 P3Orion : For ERI, which is seemingly stuck in 1970, service to ORD, YYZ, LGA, EWR, DCA, IAD and MSP would be nice. Alas, any change/progress at Tom Ridge Field
63 Leo777 : Here is my wishlist: ORD-CCS ORD-BCN-AirPlus Comet seasonal ORD-CAI-direct service to Africa ORD-ATH ORD-SVO ORD-BKK ORD-LIM ORD-DXB
64 DeltaDAWG : Living in Athens, Georgia halfway between ATL & GSP I would love to see: ATL-SYD (course DL would need some more 777's or Qantas) ATL-FAT ATL-WAU ATL-
65 SQ325 : FRA-NAS maybe LH A333 or DE B767 FRA-SXM DE B767 FRA-MEL or SYD in a continues LH Aircraft FRA-PPT Air Tahiti Nui FRA-BGO by SK
66 N353SK : MKE-MSY. Plllllleeeeaaase. I'll fly it in a DC-3 if I have to.
67 StarGuy : For us at Virgin Atlantic I would love to see LHR - Rio LHR - Beijing LHR - Bangkok LHR - Melbourne LHR - Montreal
68 Pualani : I would love to see a code share between my airline HA and AM or MX HNL-MEX pualani
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