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AA Begins MSY-LGA Service Today  
User currently offlineTom in NO From United States of America, joined Nov 1999, 7194 posts, RR: 32
Posted (12 years 1 month 4 weeks 7 hours ago) and read 2046 times:

Just a quick FYI: American begins their MSY-LGA service today. LGA-MSY is flight 1789 arriving at 1:30PM, MSY-LGA is flight 1800 departing at 2:33PM. Flights are operated with MD-80's.

Tom in NO (at MSY)


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User currently offlinePadcrasher From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (12 years 1 month 4 weeks 6 hours ago) and read 2035 times:

No cargo service, they're pulling out of MSY 10/1. Too bad, good seafood route.

User currently offlinePROSA From United States of America, joined Oct 2001, 5644 posts, RR: 4
Reply 2, posted (12 years 1 month 4 weeks 4 hours ago) and read 1987 times:

I find it a bit hard to understand AA's plans at LGA. In addition to MSY, there's the new RJ shuttle service to BOS and DCA, and they've started an ad campaign for their LGA-MDW service. By all accounts, air travel in and out of New York airports remains depressed (thanks Osama); as an example of that, Sunday's Times had an article on how cruise-ship lines have had to increase the number of sailings out of Manhattan's Passenger Ship Terminal because New Yorkers are too frightened to fly to Florida to catch their ships. So AA is either clueless, or very optimistic, or knows something no one else does.


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User currently offlineH. Simpson From United States of America, joined Mar 2001, 949 posts, RR: 3
Reply 3, posted (12 years 1 month 4 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 1977 times:

They are clueless PROSA.  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

anyway I'm getting sick of AA's Md-80s and ERJs. When are they going to add more damn 737s or 757s?


User currently offlineATA L1011 From United States of America, joined Feb 2001, 1388 posts, RR: 6
Reply 4, posted (12 years 1 month 4 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 1960 times:

Well H.Simpson you are going to be sick for a long time becasue they are going to be the primary AA aircraft on alot of rte's and maybe future rte's for some time to come.


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User currently offlineBR715-A1-30 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 5, posted (12 years 1 month 3 weeks 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 1875 times:

H. Simpson,

AA has tons of MD80s. More than any 737 or 757. You can expect to see an MD80 before you see a 737.


User currently offlineH. Simpson From United States of America, joined Mar 2001, 949 posts, RR: 3
Reply 6, posted (12 years 1 month 3 weeks 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 1855 times:

so damn boring at LGA...

User currently offlineTrickijedi From United States of America, joined May 2001, 3266 posts, RR: 4
Reply 7, posted (12 years 1 month 3 weeks 6 days 20 hours ago) and read 1827 times:

This is great for AA but bad for AA mileage runners because that would probably mean that MSY-DFW-LGA flights will be less competitively priced.

As an example, MSY-LGA is a total of 1,183 credited flight miles, for a total of 2,366 miles.

On the other hand, MSY-DFW-LGA is a total of 1387, for a total of 3,674.

That's a difference of 1,308 miles. Not a lot but it does make a difference.



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User currently offlineAmerican 767 From United States of America, joined May 1999, 3947 posts, RR: 12
Reply 8, posted (12 years 1 month 3 weeks 6 days 10 hours ago) and read 1785 times:
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Weeeeellllllllll well well... Smile mmmmmm...mm...mm...  Smile  Smile  Smile mmm...mm..mm...

H.Simpson, American Airlines is my loved one and the Super 80 and ERJ are the two aircraft I prefer to fly on, in their whole system including American Eagle. I enjoy a lot flying on those two because they are very quiet at take off and they rise quickly! I'm very happy about American's plans in LGA because they are becoming very strong there (they have a whole concourse just for themselves) and the majority of their fllights are either Super 80's and Embraer Jets (I flew on one from LGA to DTW earlier this year).

You can expect to see a lot of AA MD-80's for at least the rest of the decade, it won't be before early next decade that they get rid of those. But it's true, they also have 757's which are young and brand new 737-800's, those will sure be around till at least end of next decade! BTW, H.Simpson, if you take a flight from LGA to DFW or MIA, chances are you are on a 757.

Ben Soriano
Brussels Belgium




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