Lat41 From United States of America, joined Jun 2004, 473 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (10 years 3 days 5 hours ago) and read 2530 times:
Apparently RSW and FLL advance business must be good. They are using extra MD-80s to provide many holiday extra sections from PVD as the aircraft become available when A-321s are placed into service elsewhere. Should get an additional boost as AA scrubbs its FLL service up in BOS.
Pvd757 From United States of America, joined Aug 2003, 3414 posts, RR: 16
Reply 6, posted (10 years 2 days 2 hours ago) and read 2333 times:
OK - there was a ceremony at gate 22 with the usual festivities.
The 0650 to FLL had 140/150 seats full, the 0905 had 135/150 seats full. The 1505 FLL was booked near full and the 1640 DTW was around 75% booked. All PVD-FLL and PVD-RSW flights through the end of the year are already booked to 80%. This info was obtained directly from NK at PVD...
Don't look to see an A321 before year's end except on an unscheduled equipment change. NK has already added 1 FLL and 1 RSW extra section on 7 or 8 days around Thanksgiving and Christmas. A 5th flight (don't know where to) and A321 are almost assured by Spring...