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A New Business Class Regional Airline  
User currently offlineDsa From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (7 years 11 months 1 week 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 3172 times:

Hi

Just wondering if there is a gap for such an airline providing regional travel to business consumers. Poss from LCY? If so what routes do you think there is demand for from LCY or even another airport like MAN or EDI!

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User currently offlineMCOflyer From United States of America, joined Jun 2006, 8670 posts, RR: 15
Reply 1, posted (7 years 11 months 1 week 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 3169 times:

I could see EOS or Maxjet start a regional business class airline for Europe but I think the possibility of this happening is slim to none.

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User currently offlineBAxMAN From St. Helena, joined May 2004, 671 posts, RR: 2
Reply 2, posted (7 years 11 months 1 week 6 days ago) and read 3116 times:

Duo (VB) had a stab at this.

They failed.



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User currently offline777ER From New Zealand, joined Dec 2003, 12092 posts, RR: 18
Reply 3, posted (7 years 11 months 1 week 6 days ago) and read 3070 times:
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There is a regional business class airline in New Zealand operating with Piper PA31s. Their home base is Kapiti airport which is 20 minutes drive from me. They operate flights to WLG, NSN, Blenheim, Levin, Masterton, Picton


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User currently offlineSupa7E7 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (7 years 11 months 1 week 6 days ago) and read 3053 times:

Business people just want to get there (or home) fast and reliably. With an extensive schedule. Therefore today's regional airlines are perfect for (and designed for) business passengers already.

Do biz pax care about luxury, yes. But are they willing to pay for it short hop, nah


User currently offlineMir From United States of America, joined Jan 2004, 21558 posts, RR: 55
Reply 5, posted (7 years 11 months 1 week 5 days 19 hours ago) and read 2952 times:

Quoting Dsa (Thread starter):
Just wondering if there is a gap for such an airline providing regional travel to business consumers. Poss from LCY?

Doesn't VLM do this?

-Mir



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