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Southwest Expanding Out Of PHL  
User currently offlineDutchjet From Netherlands, joined Oct 2000, 7864 posts, RR: 57
Posted (10 years 5 months 3 weeks 5 days 2 hours ago) and read 2311 times:

Southwest announced today that it will expand its new service at PHL from 14 flights per day to 28 flights per day - the new services include nonstops from PHL to LAX, FLL, PBI, HOU, Manchester (4), RDU (4), and New Orleans, plus an additional service to TPA. Southwest seems to be very serious about the PHL market and US is right to be worried about Southwest's entry into PHL.

Its interesting that Southwest will open with flights to key destinations such as LAX, LAS and the important Florida cities - really hitting US where it hurts the most - its clear that SOuthwest will increase frequencies over time where required (likey to be all routes).

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User currently offlineAAgent From United States of America, joined Mar 2001, 560 posts, RR: 14
Reply 1, posted (10 years 5 months 3 weeks 5 days 1 hour ago) and read 2261 times:

Wow! Southwest is a flying LCC shark and it smells the blood of US Airways in Philadelphia. It's kind of like watching that National Geographic program where you see voracious shark pulling those sea birds beneath the waves. It's sad for the loser but it's no less a reality. I'm going to miss U.S. Airways.

...But then again, there's always the video clip of the birds that miraculously evade the toothy predators! Fly, U.S. Airways, fly!!!

Respectfully,
AAgent.



War Eagle!
User currently offlineBicoastal From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (10 years 5 months 3 weeks 5 days 1 hour ago) and read 2217 times:

http://www.airliners.net/discussions/general_aviation/read.main/1475146/

User currently offlinePHLapproach From Philippines, joined Mar 2004, 1243 posts, RR: 19
Reply 3, posted (10 years 5 months 3 weeks 5 days 1 hour ago) and read 2214 times:

hmmm, this is now the 4th thread on this topic in one day. You can check out the web video about the transformation of US in one of the other threads on this topic

User currently offlineWedgetail737 From United States of America, joined Aug 2003, 5910 posts, RR: 6
Reply 4, posted (10 years 5 months 3 weeks 4 days 16 hours ago) and read 2084 times:
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I would mind seeing an OAK-PHL flight in the near future.

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