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CO 777 IAH-EWR - See Ya  
User currently offlineAirbus380 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (13 years 3 months 3 weeks 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 1592 times:

Why is CO dropping the 77 service between IAH-EWR and viceversa on Sep. 5. And replacing it with an MD-80? Ususally service between 2 hubs is in demand and airliners fly heavies.

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User currently offlineCrash Landing From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (13 years 3 months 3 weeks 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 1547 times:

62 is becoming an MD80 on IAH-EWR running at 228pm, but there is a new flight 50 with a 762 that runs at 115pm which replaces the 777.

User currently onlineMah4546 From Sweden, joined Jan 2001, 33280 posts, RR: 71
Reply 2, posted (13 years 3 months 3 weeks 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 1531 times:

It happens all the time. UA, for example, commonly switches between 763ERs and 772s on thier MIA-LAX/ORD/DEN/SFO/IAD routes.


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User currently offlineArtsyman From United States of America, joined Feb 2001, 4745 posts, RR: 34
Reply 3, posted (13 years 3 months 3 weeks 1 day 13 hours ago) and read 1508 times:

the 777 was used to reposition aircraft as far as I remember, and this is no longer needed

Jer


User currently offlineContinentalEWR From United States of America, joined May 2000, 3762 posts, RR: 13
Reply 4, posted (13 years 3 months 3 weeks 1 day 7 hours ago) and read 1489 times:

CO was also perhaps relying on the 777's capacity to move travellers between IAH and EWR hubs for the
busy summer travel season, which is now winding
down. Using the 777 on the route was also done to
reposition aircraft and maybe this is not needed any
more.

ContinentalEWR


User currently offlineD-AIGW From Hong Kong, joined Jul 2001, 261 posts, RR: 1
Reply 5, posted (13 years 3 months 3 weeks 1 day 7 hours ago) and read 1469 times:

I hope they don't finally place Peter Max at IAH, or we won't see it anymore in HKG!

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