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Topic: Props At BOS
Username: Art at ISP
Posted 2001-02-15 16:53:39 and read 1000 times.

I heard on a US flight last night that Massport has banned any additional turboprop commuter flights into or out of BOS to become effective shortly. It seems that such a ban would be illegal as only the FAA has such authority.

Has anyone else heard anything of this ????


Art at ISP

Topic: RE: Props At BOS
Username: Avratdwc
Posted 2001-02-15 17:37:03 and read 981 times.

Well man there is Eagle, Commutair, Cape Air(recip) and I think Piedmont and Alleghanney. Personally I think they should do what Shuttle America is doing. Move the props out to Bedford and Worcester. I will be interested to hear about this. This is the first I have heard of it, oh well, CYA

Topic: RE: Props At BOS
Username: Csavel
Posted 2001-02-15 18:28:31 and read 973 times.

Any particular reason? Doesn't American Eagle have a presence there? Wouldn't that mean jobs, tax dollars?

Topic: RE: Props At BOS
Username: Steveraad
Posted 2001-02-15 23:57:34 and read 949 times.

Since Eagle mostly feeds AA at BOS, why on earth would anyone want to fly to Worchester then take a bus or cab to BOS to catch there AA, I wouldn't look for this to happen any time soon.

Topic: RE: Props At BOS
Username: BostonBeau
Posted 2001-02-16 00:10:33 and read 944 times.

There is no mention of such a ban at the Massport home page, but check out THIS interesting development announced today.

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