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What Is Your Favoritw Hub City?  
User currently offlineNorthwest_guy From United States of America, joined Jul 2001, 217 posts, RR: 4
Posted (13 years 8 months 2 days 2 hours ago) and read 2237 times:

What is your favorite hub city? Why? Mine is MSP.

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User currently onlineSESGDL From United States of America, joined Jan 2001, 3526 posts, RR: 9
Reply 1, posted (13 years 8 months 2 days 2 hours ago) and read 2202 times:

Definitely Delta's Atlanta hub. Largest single hub operation in the WORLD, and with no better airline servicing it! Delta has definitely got a powerful and VERY profitable asset on their hands!

Otherwise, American's Miami hub, HUGE Latin, Carribean, and South American hub. With MANY more services to come. GO AA!!


User currently offlineCleCo From United States of America, joined Dec 2000, 569 posts, RR: 3
Reply 2, posted (13 years 8 months 2 days 2 hours ago) and read 2191 times:

Newark for Continental. I love seeing all those planes lined up for long hauls and the ones just arriving from some far off place, that I'll probably never seen.

Jake



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User currently offlineFly_emirates From United Arab Emirates, joined Oct 2000, 1046 posts, RR: 8
Reply 3, posted (13 years 8 months 2 days 1 hour ago) and read 2175 times:

Amsterdam

User currently offlineDonder10 From Canada, joined Oct 2001, 6660 posts, RR: 20
Reply 4, posted (13 years 8 months 2 days ago) and read 2166 times:

London-2 of the biggest airports in Europe and the fastest growing one too!

User currently offlineB-787 From United States of America, joined Jul 2000, 274 posts, RR: 1
Reply 5, posted (13 years 8 months 2 days ago) and read 2156 times:

Would be LAX, pre 911 Emergency!


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User currently offlineContact Air From Germany, joined Apr 2001, 1154 posts, RR: 9
Reply 6, posted (13 years 8 months 1 day 23 hours ago) and read 2148 times:

Frankfurt (FRA). Many connections (especially Lufthansa), good airport service.

Besides, I also like London Heathwow (LHR) very much, which is bigger than FRA and offers even more connections. But you sometimes have to make long ways from one terminal to an other when changing planes.


User currently offline777-200 From United States of America, joined Mar 2000, 1024 posts, RR: 7
Reply 7, posted (13 years 8 months 1 day 23 hours ago) and read 2144 times:

Mine is Cincinnati (CVG) Delta's Terminal (T3).


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User currently offlineArsenal@LHR From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2001, 7792 posts, RR: 18
Reply 8, posted (13 years 8 months 1 day 18 hours ago) and read 2130 times:
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I like Chicago O'Hare. UA and AA have hubs there and u also have most of the worlds major airlines flying in there with their "heavies".

Regards
Arsenal@LHR



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User currently offlineDoug From United States of America, joined Jul 1999, 859 posts, RR: 0
Reply 9, posted (13 years 8 months 1 day 17 hours ago) and read 2114 times:

MIA a sea of silver birds

User currently offlineNWA ARJ From United States of America, joined May 2001, 547 posts, RR: 1
Reply 10, posted (13 years 8 months 1 day 17 hours ago) and read 2105 times:

MSP because of all of the NW planes


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User currently offlineContinentalEWR From United States of America, joined May 2000, 3762 posts, RR: 12
Reply 11, posted (13 years 8 months 1 day 17 hours ago) and read 2103 times:

Houston Intercontinental and Chicago/O'Hare.

ContinentalEWR


User currently offlineIronchain15 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 12, posted (13 years 8 months 1 day 17 hours ago) and read 2098 times:

Out of all of the ones that I have been to, I would have to say IAH is my favorite. If anyone remembers Western Pacific, they had COS as their hub before changing it to DEN and ultimately going out of business. COS was pretty nice. It would be a much better alternative to DEN. Midwest Express' MKE hub is not too bad either.

User currently offlineTbird From United States of America, joined Oct 2001, 851 posts, RR: 18
Reply 13, posted (13 years 8 months 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 2079 times:

Greetings:

STL because of TWA.

Thanx
Tom


User currently offlineThomacf From United States of America, joined Sep 2000, 546 posts, RR: 0
Reply 14, posted (13 years 8 months 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 2074 times:

My hometown hub CLE!!!

User currently offlineFlyCMH From United States of America, joined Jul 1999, 2309 posts, RR: 9
Reply 15, posted (13 years 8 months 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 2072 times:

Definitely Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT). The "X" design makes making connections easy, and it's a very clean and modern facility.


User currently offlineTheiler From United States of America, joined Nov 2001, 633 posts, RR: 0
Reply 16, posted (13 years 8 months 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 2070 times:

CVG.. Nice little airport down there

User currently offlineAndreas From Germany, joined Oct 2001, 6104 posts, RR: 30
Reply 17, posted (13 years 8 months 1 day 14 hours ago) and read 2062 times:

..which of course is my favorite hub! (Just got in from there after a short and unspectacular flight from TXL, so first flight in 2002 is already over). It's large but quite efficient, it's LH home base and of the big hubs for all Star Alliance. Great connections to all over the world!
Regards
Andreas



I know it's only VfB but I like it!
User currently offlineWestjet_8 From Canada, joined Jan 2001, 451 posts, RR: 0
Reply 18, posted (13 years 8 months 1 day 14 hours ago) and read 2053 times:

Calgary = Air Canada Mini Hub
Westjest's Base of Operations
Main Amercian Conections



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User currently offlineILS From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 19, posted (13 years 8 months 1 day 14 hours ago) and read 2050 times:

CO at IAH.

User currently offlineBlink182 From United States of America, joined Oct 1999, 5493 posts, RR: 14
Reply 20, posted (13 years 8 months 1 day 13 hours ago) and read 2038 times:

For looks, I would say either AA at DFW or DL at ATL.

When taxiing to and from certain rwys(forgot which ones) you see a few specks of Delta, and then you sea a never endless number of silverbirds.

With DL at ATL, it is amazing to go around all of the terminals and look at just about every plane Delta operates(it seems that way).

For easiness, I would say AA to BA at LHR, you have to switch terminals, but it is an easy switch and on the way, you can see a nice variety of airlines and types.

My absolute favorite is American at O'Hare. Connecting there is very easy, even when connecting to and from an international flight. It is really neat to see all of the American, United, and foreign airline's heavies.
If you are there, make sure to check out the old Admirals club between Councourse K and I believe L. You can essentially see the bulk of American's domestic ops, and the international terminal with the heavies.

rgds,
blink182



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User currently offlineTurbolet From Cape Verde, joined Nov 2007, 0 posts, RR: 1
Reply 21, posted (13 years 8 months 1 day 13 hours ago) and read 2035 times:




Viva Malta! Erm... wait... hub? Wot am I talking about then...
-turbolet


User currently offlineBA From United States of America, joined May 2000, 11154 posts, RR: 58
Reply 22, posted (13 years 8 months 1 day 13 hours ago) and read 2034 times:

AMS all the way!!! My favorite airport of all times for one, and its design makes it PERFECT for hub connections.

And its of course home to KLM, my favorite airline aswell.

DEN is a great hub aswell. In an article I recently read, its United's most profitable hub which is why they'll be adding 30-50 flights by March.

Little Frontier Airlines is not having problems competing with United.

So its an airport with a major carrier, and a small low-fare carrier.

Regards.



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User currently offlineMah4546 From Sweden, joined Jan 2001, 33918 posts, RR: 70
Reply 23, posted (13 years 8 months 1 day 13 hours ago) and read 2032 times:

My hometown hub, MIA, of course. Despite the fact that AA carrys pretty much half the traffic, there is still a lot of compietition. Six airlines alone between Miami and Caracas. Four between Miami and Santiago de Chile. Nearby FLL also keeps fares at a pretty decent rate (FLL is still way cheaper, though). Some holes in MIA's domestic network, but, internationally, it's excellent.


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User currently offlineAndie007 From United States of America, joined Jun 2000, 884 posts, RR: 0
Reply 24, posted (13 years 8 months 1 day 12 hours ago) and read 2023 times:

MUNICH:

Reasons:
- Lufthansa
- Nice Terminal
- much more nicer, when second Terminal will open.


User currently offlineATA L1011 From United States of America, joined Feb 2001, 1426 posts, RR: 6
Reply 25, posted (13 years 8 months 1 day 5 hours ago) and read 1988 times:

I would have to say DFW because AA and DL have hubs their and its hardly ever any traffic in that airport despite how busy it is.


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