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AA Airbus 319 Routes From DFW  
User currently offlineflyfree727 From United States of America, joined Jul 2007, 685 posts, RR: 0
Posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 11 hours ago) and read 25496 times:

Posted on AA flight attendant webpage today:

We’ll take delivery of our new A319s beginning in July 2013 through 2017 and anticipate beginning service in September 2013. The A319s are scheduled to initially fly between Dallas/Fort Worth and the following cities:

•Beginning Sept. 16: Charlotte, N.C.; Cleveland, Ohio; Memphis, Tenn.; Wichita, Kan.
•Beginning Oct. 1: Dayton, Ohio; Lubbock, Texas
•Beginning Oct. 14: El Paso, Texas; Huntsville, Ala.; McAllen, Texas; Toronto, Canada
•Beginning Nov. 1: San Salvador, El Salvador
•Beginning Dec. 19: Vail, Colo.; Crested Butte, Colo.; Jackson Hole, Wyo.

AA ORD

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User currently offlinePDX88 From United States of America, joined Mar 2012, 185 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 11 hours ago) and read 25497 times:

LBB? That one seems a little out there, especially since they haven't even started resuming mainline service there yet. The MD80s will start flying there again in June. Will the A319s replace those or is LBB expected to go all mainline?

User currently offlinebobloblaw From United States of America, joined Jan 2012, 1725 posts, RR: 1
Reply 2, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 11 hours ago) and read 25409 times:

Quoting PDX88 (Reply 1):
LBB? That one seems a little out there,

Given the limited fleet, they might have had only enough time in the day to do a 3 hour rotation somewhere. True they could have done AUS/SAT/IAH etc.


User currently offlinePDX88 From United States of America, joined Mar 2012, 185 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 10 hours ago) and read 25265 times:

Quoting bobloblaw (Reply 2):
True they could have done AUS/SAT/IAH etc.

+ LIT/MSY/OKC/XNA/?CRP?.

With all the others, AA is sending the A319 into mainline routes with weak load factors. If they were looking for equipment utilization for a 3 hour quick run, IAH, LIT, or OKC would have gotten my vote first.


User currently offlinemesaflyguy From United States of America, joined Dec 2012, 3336 posts, RR: 6
Reply 4, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 10 hours ago) and read 25222 times:
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ICT and MEM surprise me. Do they even fly mainline to these cities?

I assume ICT could help protect the route with WN now on it.



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User currently offlineBA0197 From United Kingdom, joined Jul 2011, 333 posts, RR: 1
Reply 5, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 10 hours ago) and read 25217 times:

Quoting PDX88 (Reply 3):

IAH needs the capacity and is not low yielding. Shame they didn't add a 9th daily service on peak days with it though   although that is probably a selfish request.


User currently offlinemfe777 From United States of America, joined Jun 2009, 87 posts, RR: 0
Reply 6, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 9 hours ago) and read 25062 times:

Woohoo! I am so glad McAllen will see the new A319s!! I live in Dallas but travel to my hometown of McAllen/Mission to see my family, and I am ready to see the MD80's fly into the sunset. They put in great service, but it is time to modernize.

User currently offlinesw733 From United States of America, joined Feb 2004, 6371 posts, RR: 9
Reply 7, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 9 hours ago) and read 25030 times:

Bummer, was hoping to see MCI on the list

User currently offlinefxramper From United States of America, joined Dec 2005, 7357 posts, RR: 85
Reply 8, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 9 hours ago) and read 24962 times:
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Quoting bobloblaw (Reply 2):
True they could have done AUS/SAT/IAH etc.

  

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User currently offlineQ From United States of America, joined Sep 2000, 252 posts, RR: 0
Reply 9, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 9 hours ago) and read 24915 times:

Crested Butte doesn't have airport. It's actually Gunnison, Colorado (KGUC).

Q


User currently offlineAeroWesty From United States of America, joined Oct 2004, 20822 posts, RR: 62
Reply 10, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 9 hours ago) and read 24921 times:

I was thinking they'd be deployed on longer routes like PDX, which still see MD-80s. ::hint hint hint::  


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User currently offlineTUSAA From United States of America, joined Mar 2008, 244 posts, RR: 0
Reply 11, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 9 hours ago) and read 24791 times:

First A319 arrives TULE on July, 24th.

User currently offlineaacun From Mexico, joined Jan 2004, 562 posts, RR: 1
Reply 12, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 24507 times:
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The first one has its tail already painted. Theres pics on jetnet. Im wondering if we will get our first look at the airplane once it is completely painted at the Paris Air Show.

User currently offlineViscount724 From Switzerland, joined Oct 2006, 25978 posts, RR: 22
Reply 13, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 24499 times:

Quoting Q (Reply 9):
Crested Butte doesn't have airport. It's actually Gunnison, Colorado (KGUC).

The airport is known as "Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport". Elevation (7,678 ft asl) must be among the highest of U.S. airports with scheduled service. It's about 360 ft. higher than MEX and about 2,200 ft. higher than DEN.


User currently offlineTheGov From United States of America, joined Apr 2003, 420 posts, RR: 3
Reply 14, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 24426 times:

Quoting mesaflyguy (Reply 4):
ICT and MEM surprise me. Do they even fly mainline to these cities?

Yes, to MEM. Mostly the MD-80 while I did see a 738 a while back.



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User currently offlineQ From United States of America, joined Sep 2000, 252 posts, RR: 0
Reply 15, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 7 hours ago) and read 24194 times:

Quoting Viscount724 (Reply 13):

OK, thanks for explained. It must've changed add new name airport. I didn't know.

Q


User currently offlineIndependence76 From United States of America, joined Jul 2007, 275 posts, RR: 0
Reply 16, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 6 hours ago) and read 24029 times:

Why haven't these flights and the A319 been put into their reservation system?


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User currently offline727LOVER From United States of America, joined Oct 2001, 6608 posts, RR: 20
Reply 17, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 6 hours ago) and read 24016 times:

Quoting sw733 (Reply 7):
Bummer, was hoping to see MCI on the list

Yay! TPA is NOT on the list.......MD-80s forever !!!!!!!   



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User currently offlineaacun From Mexico, joined Jan 2004, 562 posts, RR: 1
Reply 18, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 5 hours ago) and read 23853 times:
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User currently offline9lflyguy From United States of America, joined Jan 2010, 169 posts, RR: 0
Reply 19, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 4 hours ago) and read 23455 times:

I heard LIT was getting them too.


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User currently offlineetops1 From United States of America, joined Nov 2005, 1110 posts, RR: 1
Reply 20, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 4 hours ago) and read 23466 times:

Here you go :
. Of course it has a German flag on the tail because the aircraft is registered in Germany until delivery to AA. The aircraft will be reregistered in the US and the flag will be removed .

[Edited 2013-05-31 20:49:49]

User currently offlineRWA380 From United States of America, joined Feb 2005, 3453 posts, RR: 5
Reply 21, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 4 hours ago) and read 23282 times:

Quoting AeroWesty (Reply 10):
I was thinking they'd be deployed on longer routes like PDX, which still see MD-80s. ::hint hint hint::

I think that AA will replace the M80 with the 738 for DFW-PDX service, as the returning ORD-PDX flights will be operating with 738's. But I am with you brother, those tired M80s need to go, as is planned. PDX is still AA's longest distance M80 route. I have been flying AA from PDX since before the M80 was in the AA fleet. I remember flying AA 727-100/200 aircraft to DFW, EUG, SEA and ORD out of PDX since the early to mid 80's. Yikes, that is 30 years.... I'm showing my age.   



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User currently offlineAeroWesty From United States of America, joined Oct 2004, 20822 posts, RR: 62
Reply 22, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 4 hours ago) and read 23141 times:

Quoting RWA380 (Reply 21):
I think that AA will replace the M80 with the 738 for DFW-PDX service, as the returning ORD-PDX flights will be operating with 738's.

I'm sure you're right, but I was hoping for at least one 319—that might prompt the return of the red-eye to DFW. I still like aspects of the MD-80, but if its expense to run causes us to sacrifice service, I'll take a 737 or 319 on the route instead.



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User currently offlinegdg9 From United States of America, joined Jun 2005, 669 posts, RR: 0
Reply 23, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 4 hours ago) and read 23063 times:

I'm looking forward to seeing the new type in the fleet. Something new to photograph as well!

User currently offlineMrBuzzcut From United States of America, joined Jan 2008, 65 posts, RR: 0
Reply 24, posted (1 year 6 months 2 weeks 6 days 4 hours ago) and read 22941 times:

I was surprised to see ELP on the list, I figured ELP would be one of the last stations to see a new type, mainly because it is a relatively short segment (1:20 or so) and the load factors are good, or have been every time I've flown out of there on AA, so the chances of having anything other than the MD-80 flying those routes until the bitter end seemed remote at best.

25 RWA380 : I am pretty sure any A319 coming from DFW to PDX will unfortunately be on NK and not AA. And after having taken the NK 319 to DFW and back, I know th
26 nwcoflyer : Up close the tail looks OK- at a distance it is just too much. As a US (soon to be AA) employee, I can only hope the tail is modified. The fuselage a
27 yycspotter : Actually, when it was still flown by M80s (now flown by 738s) YYC was their longest route i believe
28 HNL : Historically the longest AA MD80 route was ORD-SFO at 1846 miles. DFW-YYC is 1523
29 apodino : CLT is right about the same time the merger closes...so it will be interesting to see if US metal loses a frequency at the same time.
30 etops1 : US AC will begin being painted in Sep . All deliveries scheduled after merger closing will be delivered in new AA Branding .
31 RWA380 : I was referring to currently operating flights. Next longest currently is DFW-FAT, IIRC.
32 PDX88 : The longest current MD80 routes for AA are: ORD-SJD - 1807 miles ORD-PSP - 1652 miles DFW-PDX - 1616 miles LAX-STL - 1592 miles ORD-LAS - 1514 miles
33 WA707atMSP : MEM received MD-80 service on AA's first day with the type; AA's first MD-80 routes were DFW-ONT/MEM/BNA/DTW. So, MEM is the only city that can say t
34 Post contains images UA735WL : I know AA flies M80s from ORD and LAX to AUS- how long are those routes? Cheers, Jonas[Edited 2013-06-01 04:45:31]
35 Post contains links 71Zulu : http://gc.kls2.com/ ORD-AUS - 978 miles LAX-AUS - 1242 miles
36 EMB170 : Historically, hasn't the Super 80 served both DFW and ORD to YVR? That to me would seem a fairly long route for the aircraft? I also thought in previo
37 NASCARAirforce : I have to say for once I agree with you on something... but you know damn well when you find out that AA is bringing an A319 to TPA, you will be the
38 doulasc : I would think DFW-CVG and CMH could sustain a A319. There is no mainline CVG-DFW its all American Eagle and Delta Connection.
39 Post contains images kgaiflyer : Every MD80 I've ever flown DFW-ELP has been 100% full. But don't 319s have fewer seats than MD80s? That's not going to work.
40 JoePatroni707 : From what I understand AA has decided on a final configuration of 8F 112Y (incl MCE).
41 rcoulter : RNO-DFW is around 1360mi from what I can tell, not the longest but up there. The return is about 1430mi as well.[Edited 2013-06-01 08:08:40]
42 mia305 : A bit off topic sorry. When will the 319s be comming to MIA? What routes will they initially fly out of MIA?
43 JoePatroni707 : IMHO I dont think it will be till sometime in 2014 at the earliest. For now I think the main focus of the 319s will be to dump 80 routes. Since MIA d
44 Clipper136 : Funny. Having seen it up close in person; I have the exact opposite reaction. Form a distance.....tolerable.....up close.....way to busy. There is ev
45 777STL : Not that I doubt you, but source?
46 AeroWesty : Does it need a source? It should be easy to deduce that if the expected closing date of the merger is Aug. 31st, then US planes would begin getting a
47 9lflyguy : Now I'm confused, will these models have sharklets?
48 Post contains images etops1 : I am your source .. I have no reason to give you false info
49 oc2dc : 8F/18MCE/102Y. I was surprised to see the F cabin is going to be so small. Very unlike AA. Yes, they will all have sharklets. I believe the first AA
50 lindberghflyer : 8f would def be controversial with AAs frequent flyers. Even US uses 12f.
51 chepos : I am assuming post merger the PMUS fleet will go down to 8F seats as well.
52 777STL : Considering we've had several people claiming that US is going to scrap the new livery in favor of a different one, yes, I would like to see a source
53 lindberghflyer : Delta will stay 12f so this could be a problem for AA. Delta also has a stronger network and a better revenue and cost structure so AA might be gettin
54 MrBuzzcut : Yeah, that was the point I was having trouble making. With AA filling MD-80's pretty much all of the time, putting 20 less seats on each flight on th
55 AeroWesty : What's to prevent US from selecting a new livery to paint on their planes in September? I realize you'd like to see something in writing posted somew
56 777STL : I don't believe US/AA is going to change the livery, but I'm just slightly skeptical when I see someone making assertions one way or the other. For t
57 lindberghflyer : DP has not committed to keeping it, and has indicated that changing will be considered. It is possible that he will ultimately conclude that changing
58 etops1 : 777STL . What I do know as fact is that DP and team has not made a final decision on changing the scheme or not . It's really " up in the air " right
59 PDX88 : I see a strategical issue with having more F seats on the CR7s than the A319s. Is this seating layout for sure?
60 usxguy : United also has only 2 rows of F on the A319s.... so maybe the days of a larger F cabin are gone, or going.
61 brilondon : Will these routes be a permanent change from the MD 80 or are they just familiarization flights for the crews.
62 mercure1 : which CFM56-5B did AA order for the A319? CFM56-5B6 or CFM56-5B7? Cheers, Mercure
63 9w748capt : Happy to see OKC not on this list. I'm hoping OKC retains S80 service forever! Well at least to the very end. It's a perfect route to keep it on - not
64 jfk777 : When will AA start A319 Miami flights.
65 chepos : I believe someone posted above the focus for the time being was going to be out of DFW to replace some Super 80 flying. Apparently MIA won't be seein
66 Super80DFW : As someone mentioned above, it's interesting that AA has chosen to reduce the number of F seats by 50%, even below that of the CR7. I figured a cabin
67 kgaiflyer : Actually, yes. You speak with the authority of a paint foreman with a confidential memo in hand.
68 Post contains images yellowtail : Sounds like with the small F cabins....only the paying F customers will set up front. Upgrades will have to settle for Premium Economy....maybe that i
69 Post contains images AeroWesty : ::drop can of paint:: Oh, I'm sorry!
70 kgaiflyer : And fewer for-purchase upgrades at the kiosks.
71 KD5MDK : On the one hand, I can't commercially complain. On the other hand, if I have status on UA and AA, and am buying a Y or B fare, availability of F may
72 brilondon : Therein lies the reason for only American Eagle and Delta Connection, the airlines don't see the demand for main line aircraft.
73 BoeingGuy : Yes, AA has at times had the MD80 on YVR-DFW. Usually it's been scheduled as a 757. SEA-DFW has often been AA's longest MD-80 route. The AA SEA stati
74 nwcoflyer : He is right. As Somone who is gainfully employed by US he hasn't said anything that isn't factual.
75 HNL : ... From DFW. As is evidenced up thread ORD-SFO was AA Longest MD80 Route.
76 Post contains images KELPkid : As I predicted...makes perfect sense on this route The Mad Dog is too much capacity...back in the day, the route was a mixture of F-100's and MD-80's
77 KELPkid : There used to be about 6 daily frequencies, and about a 50/50 mix of F100's and MD-80's... There used to be a DAILY DC-10 run in the 80's, which turn
78 1337Delta764 : I wonder, could DFW-ABQ see the A319 in the future? Or will it more likely go all 738 after all MD-80s are retired? I don't see AA using the A321 on t
79 aacun : Its confirmed that it will be 8 in FC and 120 in MC. I'm not sure yet about the MCE numbers but I would would think 18 then 102 regular MC sounds just
80 Clipper136 : Confirmed from AA.com. 8F (Row 1-2) 18Y+ (MCE rows 8-10) 102Y (Rows 11-27)
81 JoePatroni707 : Actually for a brief period in the late 80s AA flew LAXIAD with the S80s. That was the longest ever!
82 runway23 : Weird to see Row 1 on AA on something different than a 777. It seems weird that they didn't start it off at row 3 like they do with their MD-80s/738s
83 JoePatroni707 : Also kind of weird the the configuration/numbering of the seats in F at A-C D-F. AA has ALWAYS on the narrowbodies done A-B E-F..
84 HPRamper : I think DFW-ABQ would be a perfect route for the A319, albeit with one or two 738 mixed in.
85 sancho99504 : With the route pairs that have been posted here, 8F seems to be a perfect mix. The F seats on the CR7 and soon the E75 aren't really worthy of being
86 BigGSFO : Clearly this is an indication of the missions AA plans to utilize the 319s for. Less F class seats suggests lower premium demand markets for either s
87 sancho99504 : US A319s are 12F/112Y
88 kgaiflyer : Yet, US 319s fly everywhere. In the last six months, I've flown US 319s DCA-CLT, DCA-SAN, SAN-PHX, LGB-PHX, and PHX-YYC -- transcon routes, short, hi
89 Post contains images KELPkid : As long as AA is fixing them in OKC, I'm pretty sure you will see MD-80's there... Makes sense to get some money out of them when they're coming and
90 EMB170 : I'm guessing now with the merger, that this has to do with maintaining commonality between AA's A319 fleet and US's. US already does ACDF for F on it
91 jetmatt777 : Except for AA does not have Maintenance in OKC, that is TUL...
92 Post contains images KELPkid : Oops...well, it's a short hop from OKC to TUL via a jet...
93 ckfred : It seems to me that if AA only has 8 seats in F on the A319s, it would make some sense to put those on routes that don't have as many road warriors, i
94 lindberghflyer : One can only hope that AA will maintain the 12f variant of the 319 from the US side and deploy those on the more business oriented and elite heavy ro
95 superjeff : Yes. MEM and ICT both have mainline - usually MD80's
96 crAAzy : It will likely be a long time before we see any AA 319s in the NYC market, but even if they did send them in AA's new inflight hard product in these
97 sancho99504 : AA's A319s may only have 8F, but everything else will give them a competitive advantage, especially if fares are good. All new deliveries will come w
98 lindberghflyer : This should be interesting to watch. DL is obviously placing a huge emphasis on the NY business flyer market (right now you cannot walk 10 feet in mi
99 RWA380 : Good question, I was thinking the 319 will fly long thin routes or shorter destinations from DFW that can't quite fill a 738. I think ORD will receiv
100 dbo861 : At what rate is AA retiring their MD80s? Is it still pretty much 1-for-1 as 738s are delivered?
101 JoePatroni707 : I read yesterday on Jetnet that the PTVs will only be free in First Class, in economy passengers will have to pay for their use.
102 ckfred : That seems like a dumb idea, considering that using the PTVs on the 777 in Y have been free.
103 JoePatroni707 : Actually I re-read the article, basic will remain free, but there will be premium selections available for extra charge. That makes more sense.
104 SkyTeam7488 : If anyone is interested, it looks like they are starting 9/16 with 3 frames. Rotation looks as follows: 1728-DFW/7:25-CLT/10:50 1343-CLT/11:30-DFW/13:
105 EddieDude : It'd be very interesting to see an AA A319 at MEX at some point.
106 CitationJet : Yes, ICT is mainline. 100% MD-80 service.
107 aacun : With Mexico City being such a Premium heavy market I doubt we will ever see it flying there.
108 EddieDude : Good point. 8 domestic first seats is very little; I had not paid attention to that piece of info.
109 AA773 : Might be sooner than you think ... It's already been announced that LGA Cabin crew will be trained on the A319 starting in September this year .
110 aacun : Just a minute! I believe the training is a dual training qual and we will be both A319 and 321 qualified once we attend. So the training for LGA F/A'
111 kgaiflyer : pmCO started this in their domestic fleet when they put DirecTV in their 737-700s and 738s.[Edited 2013-06-03 11:38:39]
112 lindberghflyer : I don't know about that , I actually think its a good candidate, I've seen the F cabin half full on dfw-mex and I've sat next to golds and non-elites
113 oc2dc : Here's some food for thought. What if AA had 2 versions of this aircraft? BA has multiple different layouts on all its A320 family aircraft. Some are
114 Post contains images AA773 : You are correct , my bad .. I'd forgotten about the transcons A321s [Edited 2013-06-03 11:50:25]
115 N659AA : In both ICT and CLE there is a "mid day breakout" so the who brings in the terminating aircraft would take the departure of the turn the following da
116 A388 : aacun, do you have the link to the jetnet website? A388
117 EddieDude : A colleague of mine who is based on DFW and whose firm does a lot of business in Mexico mentioned to me that it is usually easy to get upgraded and t
118 aacun : The pics hacpve been posted here already. See post number 20.
119 lindberghflyer : The tail looks better this way than it does when it comes down in the (incomplete, 12 stripe) triangle. It actually looks decent. Too bad they won't l
120 crAAzy : There's not a problem with 2 variants as long as they have the same hard product - unfortunately there's going to be a huge difference between the US
121 A388 : Hey aacun, I know they have but I am interested in seeing the website itself. A388
122 IrishAyes : Is DFW-YYZ a lower-yielding route? I would imagine there would be more F demand for this flight.
123 AA777 : Everyone is talking about how its a failure to take delivery with only 8 F Seats on the 319.... yet they forget there will be an equal number of A321s
124 miaami : Does anyone know when the new 737's will be delivered with the new in-seat entertainment installed?
125 jfk777 : Does any one know the Miam A319 Plans to colombia ?
126 aacun : I flew a trip two days ago and the mechanic told me they had just ordered a new tow-bar and he thinks it is for airbus equipment.
127 oc2dc : Jetnet is an employee website. You won't be able to see anything unless you login. I can assure you that you aren't missing out on much. Most of the
128 flyfree727 : this info was provide on employee website on 6/3/13 "later this year we will start taking deliveries of 737-800 aircraft with leather seats and in-se
129 RWA380 : Makes me wonder what other markets may see the premium heavy 321s? Especially when AA is facing the retirement of the 757 in domestic markets. The ro
130 JoePatroni707 : The 737-800 and the Airbus family will use the same twobar. Probably just extra equipment.
131 AAplat4life : The A321 has nothing to do with the A319 for passengers who are not going to be traveling in the 321 AA markets (basically LAX & SFO to JFK). In
132 Post contains images A388 : Thanks for the explanation oc2dc. At least someone took the time to explain this Someone else already asked this question but does AA have any plans
133 ckfred : Interesting. Back in the 60s, 70s, and 80s, my father loved the bulkhead, both in coach and first class. The meant no one dropping a seat to take awa
134 oc2dc : Yes, there will be at least 2 variations of the A321. We already know about the A321T(aka the A321 Transcon, used for JFK-LAX/SFO with 10F/20J/36MCE/
135 crAAzy : I doubt the regular A321s will be as premium heavy as the 757s. If the A319 is any indication they'll likely have 16F on the A321 which would also be
136 AAplat4life : Didn't the F100 have only 8 seats in First Class? Not really an apples to apples comparison, but it does seem as if AA is hell bent on alienating its
137 ckfred : Yes, but remember that before "More Room Throughout Coach", there were only 89 seats in Y. After MRTC was introduced, Y was cut down to 79 seats. If
138 etops1 : I guess someone didn't believe me when I said that US aircraft would be painted after merger closing in sept or after sept so they decided to send the
139 aacun : Nope. Verified it last night. It is actually an Airbus part that fits the tow bar so that it can be used for the Airbus. im just telling you what he
140 kd5mdk : The CR7 is scope limited, not space. Why wouldn't they fly a 738 on that route? It has 16 F seats. The A319 isn't anywhere near becoming AA's primary
141 JoePatroni707 : Local aircraft maintenance as well as stores told me its the same towbar. In fact we have already marked all of our 737 tow bars as "737/A319/320/321
142 sancho99504 : The A320 family and 737 family use completely different towbars. The hitch on the A320 nosewheel is considerably larger than that of the 737.
143 nwcoflyer : Some towbars work for both. When I worked the ramp we routinely used the same towbars for 737 and 320 family series aircraft. The 757 was the only on
144 sancho99504 : When I worked for UA in ANC and SEA, the 733/5 and A319/20 both used different towbars. It was the same when I worked for HP in SEA and then LAS. May
145 ckfred : When AA first took delivery of the CRJ 700, it had 70 seats. I don't think scope has anything to do with the 9F 54Y. Although, in putting in 3 rows o
146 HPRamper : I worked for HP in 2005 and our towbars fit both 733 and A319/320. 757 had its own. Probably depends on the towbar manufacturer.
147 oc2dc : Actually, scope does have something to do with the configuration. Eagle was limited to how many 70 seat CRJ aircraft they could operate. They were al
148 ABQopsHP : I was about to say the same thing. In ABQ we had common 737/Airbus towbar. And a 757 towbar. Has to be the manufacturer. JD CRP
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AA Flights From DFW To South America Canceled 8/27 posted Tue Aug 28 2007 05:56:55 by Ghillier