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by SFOtoORD
Sat Feb 24, 2018 3:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018
Replies: 293
Views: 42837

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018

These planes have United’s most decrepit interiors. No matter how much you seek to find something wrong with them it continues to not be the dramatic issue you’re attempting to turn it into. I'm sorry, what? What does "decrepit interiors" have to do with what we're talking about? You don'...

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by SFOtoORD
Sat Feb 24, 2018 1:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018
Replies: 293
Views: 42837

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018

Acft # 860 - Lavatories: Lavatory B removed and replaced with a new triple seat. Exterior and interior of all lavatories updated with new United décor. Do I understand correctly that they're going UP to 234 seats, yet REDUCING LAV count??? That's loony tunes. ETA: I just checked Delta's 753 layout,...

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by SFOtoORD
Tue Feb 20, 2018 2:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Leahy: A380 could have had better engine technology
Replies: 154
Views: 17066

Re: Leahy: A380 could have had better engine technology

The whole question of engines is correct. They should've selected the engines available around 2025, and that's when the whole project should've been launched. The market would've been desparate for a VLA then, and it would be made of carbon and have super efficient engines. There would be a signif...

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by SFOtoORD
Tue Feb 20, 2018 12:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN announces intention to open LAX crew base in Q4 2018
Replies: 37
Views: 4739

Re: WN announces intention to open LAX crew base in Q4 2018

I’m surprised to hear they don’t have one already.

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by SFOtoORD
Tue Feb 20, 2018 12:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Would Virgin Australia expand its current network to places as South America, Canada or JNB in the near future?
Replies: 48
Views: 3596

Re: Would Virgin Australia expand its current network to places as South America, Canada or JNB in the near future?

Delta don’t have the aircraft to fly more than they are, just 18 777s. Even with the A350 coming in there are more important markets for them. Delta has about 40 A330 and 60 767 they use to fly to cities all over the world from about 10 US gateways, 18 777 says nothing about their long haul fleet o...

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by SFOtoORD
Mon Feb 19, 2018 12:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 2/18/2018:AM Adds DTW-BJX;AS Drops SFO-FLL/MSP,LAX-MCO,MEX-SAN;NK Drops MSP-ORD;WN Adds EWR-OAK/SAN
Replies: 113
Views: 12014

Re: OAG Changes 2/18/2018:AM Adds DTW-BJX;AS Drops SFO-FLL/MSP,LAX-MCO,MEX-SAN;NK Drops MSP-ORD;WN Adds EWR-OAK/SAN

*AS FLL-SFO JUN 1.0>0.6 JUL 1.0>0 AUG 1.0>0 SEP 1.0>0 OCT 1.0>0 *AS LAX-MCO JUL 1.0>0.2 AUG 1.0>0 SEP 1.0>0 OCT 1.0>0 I guess they must return these MEX slots? *AS LAX-MEX MAY 2>1.6 JUN 2>1.0 JUL 2>1.0 AUG 2>1.0 SEP 2>1.0 OCT 2>1.0 AS LAX-PVR AUG 1.5>1.4 *AS MSP-SFO MAY 1.0>0.6 JUN 1.0>0 JUL 1.0>0 ...

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by SFOtoORD
Fri Feb 16, 2018 11:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Leahy: A380 could have had better engine technology
Replies: 154
Views: 17066

Re: Leahy: A380 could have had better engine technology

tommy1808 wrote:
SFOtoORD wrote:
Sounds like sour grapes..


Sounds like a Boeing/GE Cartel .....

Withholding PIPs from the A320s CFMs, withholding latest Engine roadmaps......

best regards
Thomas


Hold on while I get my tinfoil hat. JL is making the kind of excuses only sales people make.

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by SFOtoORD
Fri Feb 16, 2018 2:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Leahy: A380 could have had better engine technology
Replies: 154
Views: 17066

Re: Leahy: A380 could have had better engine technology

Sounds like sour grapes. Aircraft manufacturers should be used to being shrewd negotiators and should have a deeper level of understanding of engine technology than what he’s suggesting. It’s not reasonable to blame the engine manufacturers 18 years later.

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by SFOtoORD
Tue Feb 13, 2018 2:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK / SFO bay development
Replies: 83
Views: 7440

Re: JFK / SFO bay development

I consider a NIMBY someone who moves near an airport after it is there. They know what they are getting into. If they move under the traffic pattern of a runway, it's their decision,and their problem to deal with. People who want to protect the environment are not necessarily those who live near an...

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by SFOtoORD
Mon Feb 12, 2018 4:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK / SFO bay development
Replies: 83
Views: 7440

Re: JFK / SFO bay development

There is a difference between NIMBY's and environmentalists. Environmentalists have a rational argument. NIMBY's who live near an airport only have an argument if they were there before any expansion plans. Another oft repeated and untrue A.net piece of conventional wisdom. Any person who moves int...

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by SFOtoORD
Sun Feb 11, 2018 10:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK / SFO bay development
Replies: 83
Views: 7440

Re: JFK / SFO bay development

Both are in liberal cities filled with lots of NIMBYS. Nothing happening There is a difference between NIMBY's and environmentalists. Environmentalists have a rational argument. NIMBY's who live near an airport only have an argument if they were there before any expansion plans. Another oft repeate...

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by SFOtoORD
Sun Feb 11, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK / SFO bay development
Replies: 83
Views: 7440

Re: JFK / SFO bay development

Every place has some form of NIMBY and more has changed in the Bay Area than most people let on. It wouldn’t be easy, but there is more development kicking off right now than there has been in a while. When was the last time there was even an evaluation of additional runways? 18 years ago? Not sayin...

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by SFOtoORD
Sat Feb 10, 2018 3:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United leads list of on-time U.S. airlines
Replies: 16
Views: 2917

Re: United leads list of on-time U.S. airlines

in my experience, UA pads their flight times more than the other majors. because of this, it's easier for UA to make up for lost time while in the air and get a better on time arrival rate - when in reality, the overall travel time on UA may be longer than other airlines. Why does it matter? Are th...

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by SFOtoORD
Sat Feb 03, 2018 9:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is HND Now the Main Airport in Tokyo?
Replies: 44
Views: 7461

Re: Is HND Now the Main Airport in Tokyo?

I presume your question is being posed from the perspective of an international traveler to Japan. From a domestic travel perspective HND has pretty much always been the preferred airport. Now that HND has more Intl flights it is further gaining in popularity. Most Tokyo based travelers and intl tra...

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by SFOtoORD
Mon Jan 29, 2018 4:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines Network Thread 2018
Replies: 209
Views: 25138

Re: United Airlines Network Thread 2018

https://www.fool.com/investing/2018/01/ ... rowth.aspx


There may be substance to the argument, but that entire site is clickbait at this point.
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klwright69 wrote:
Analyst questions UA's moves from the Motley Fool investing services.

https://www.fool.com/investing/2018/01/ ... rowth.aspx


There may be substance to the argument, but that entire site is clickbait at this point.

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by SFOtoORD
Sun Jan 28, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018
Replies: 293
Views: 42837

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018

The CRJ-200s are the worst. Given the age of these aircraft I can’t imagine they’re a solution for more than a couple years.

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by SFOtoORD
Sat Jan 27, 2018 10:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Adds FAT - LAX Red-eye??
Replies: 21
Views: 5364

Re: UA Adds FAT - LAX Red-eye??

Definitely a strange flight. What are you connecting to when you land at LAX at 2:24 am? Maybe their early morning EB flights?

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by SFOtoORD
Sat Jan 27, 2018 10:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet
Replies: 297
Views: 60755

Re: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet

Well luckily no one cares that you don't care. The fact of the matter is this day in age everyone offers (or will soon) be offering the same product with a different bow on it. There is 4 national airlines plus 1 other major one on each coast. AS doesn't need to be able to fly any of the routes tha...

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by SFOtoORD
Wed Jan 24, 2018 2:25 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: United to Start Giving Passengers Detailed Reasons for Delays
Replies: 30
Views: 3383

Re: United to Start Giving Passengers Detailed Reasons for Delays

Nice answer, but you missed the point. No Ops person is getting to 100% on-time. So if your solution is only to focus on-time without a plan to deal with delays you fail. Oh, seriously, sometimes shit happens outside their control? What would I do without you around to tell me these things? It shou...

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by SFOtoORD
Wed Jan 24, 2018 4:10 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: United to Start Giving Passengers Detailed Reasons for Delays
Replies: 30
Views: 3383

Re: United to Start Giving Passengers Detailed Reasons for Delays

I'm all for transparency but I'm more for actually proactively fixing problems and running an on-time operation. I was one of US Airways' biggest haters because of how often they left me in a jam, but I will say that they were very detailed when announcing a delay. Usually unnecessarily detailed. D...

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by SFOtoORD
Tue Jan 23, 2018 1:01 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: United to Start Giving Passengers Detailed Reasons for Delays
Replies: 30
Views: 3383

Re: United to Start Giving Passengers Detailed Reasons for Delays

I'm all for transparency but I'm more for actually proactively fixing problems and running an on-time operation. I was one of US Airways' biggest haters because of how often they left me in a jam, but I will say that they were very detailed when announcing a delay. Usually unnecessarily detailed. D...

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by SFOtoORD
Mon Jan 22, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 787-10 receives certification from FAA
Replies: 32
Views: 8163

Re: Boeing 787-10 receives certification from FAA

Congrats to Boeing!

Given this was positioned as a simple stretch of the 789, is it safe to assume that the flight testing data and performance likely came in very close to design expectations?

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by SFOtoORD
Sun Jan 14, 2018 7:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA FA merger integration complaint
Replies: 64
Views: 7878

Re: UA FA merger integration complaint

Isn’t this all a product of the two FA unions spending years arguing with each other about what they wanted in a joint contract? The systems issues likely cascade down from those delays in joint contract.

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by SFOtoORD
Sat Jan 13, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A320 NEO series and A350's for China can't be delivered
Replies: 33
Views: 14425

Re: Airbus A320 NEO series and A350's for China can't be delivered

chrisp390 wrote:
Typical Chinese method of bullying and intimidating other countries in order to get what it wants. It is time these countries unite together and tell China NO.


That’s is never going to happen. China’s economy is too deeply intertwined with all of the West’s economies.

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by SFOtoORD
Sat Jan 13, 2018 5:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeromexico Nearly Lands on Wrong Runway at SFO
Replies: 70
Views: 10976

Re: Aeromexico Nearly Lands on Wrong Runway at SFO

This really seems like more of a pilot training issue. Is there an option to have these less familiar pilots/airlines do instrument landings even in visual landing conditions? Or can you not mix and match approach types with other airlines that are landing?

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by SFOtoORD
Tue Jan 09, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: GRU-PTY-HND with a 787-9 possible?
Replies: 51
Views: 4712

Re: GRU-PTY-HND with a 787-9 possible?

http://www.gcmap.com/mapui?P=gru-nrt;gr ... ru-yyz-nrt
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DaufuskieGuy wrote:
gcmap.com shows the shortest gru nrt routing heads directly over dtw. i would have thought further west


Are you sure about that?

http://www.gcmap.com/mapui?P=gru-nrt;gr ... ru-yyz-nrt

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by SFOtoORD
Mon Jan 08, 2018 2:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus offers China Industrial Partnership for A380 Programme
Replies: 126
Views: 17953

Re: Airbus offers China Industrial Partnership for A380 Programme

Much like the deal with Bombardier this seems like a management team that is getting very creative to continue to grow their business. Even if this doesn’t happen the thought process is good.

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by SFOtoORD
Mon Jan 08, 2018 2:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/7/2018:HA Adds LGB; UA adds DEN-ATW/ORF,IAH-CAK/DAY,LAX-ACV,ORD-BIS/SLN,SFO-MSN; AM Drops DEN-MEX
Replies: 133
Views: 15020

Re: OAG Changes 1/7/2018:HA Adds LGB; UA adds DEN-ATW/ORF,IAH-CAK/DAY,LAX-ACV,ORD-BIS/SLN,SFO-MSN; AM Drops DEN-MEX

In this, and countless other threads I've read, when there is new service to the Bay area, you can count on comments about the flight being fueled by the tech industry. And when there are flights to Detroit people talk about automotive, when there are flights to NYC there is talk about financial se...

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by SFOtoORD
Mon Jan 08, 2018 12:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/7/2018:HA Adds LGB; UA adds DEN-ATW/ORF,IAH-CAK/DAY,LAX-ACV,ORD-BIS/SLN,SFO-MSN; AM Drops DEN-MEX
Replies: 133
Views: 15020

Re: OAG Changes 1/7/2018:HA Adds LGB; UA adds DEN-ATW/ORF,IAH-CAK/DAY,LAX-ACV,ORD-BIS/SLN,SFO-MSN; AM Drops DEN-MEX

Why does everyone think tech jobs fuel the airline business. Everyone flies not just tech people. It's like everyone has to glorify the tech industry. You seem to be making quite a leap. Which post says only tech companies fill planes? The Bay Area’s biggest industry is tech, but also several other...

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by SFOtoORD
Sun Jan 07, 2018 11:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/7/2018:HA Adds LGB; UA adds DEN-ATW/ORF,IAH-CAK/DAY,LAX-ACV,ORD-BIS/SLN,SFO-MSN; AM Drops DEN-MEX
Replies: 133
Views: 15020

Re: OAG Changes 1/7/2018:HA Adds LGB; UA adds DEN-ATW/ORF,IAH-CAK/DAY,LAX-ACV,ORD-BIS/SLN,SFO-MSN; AM Drops DEN-MEX

I don’t see it. Any time I go to Madison, a ton of the SFO-DEN/ORD passengers end up on my DEN/ORD-MSN flights. I’m also not aware of particularly large Tech in either of those markets other than SFDC’s in IND. Epic has their marquee customer Kaiser in the Bay Area Plus Sutter, Stanford and a coupl...

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by SFOtoORD
Sun Jan 07, 2018 9:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/7/2018:HA Adds LGB; UA adds DEN-ATW/ORF,IAH-CAK/DAY,LAX-ACV,ORD-BIS/SLN,SFO-MSN; AM Drops DEN-MEX
Replies: 133
Views: 15020

Re: OAG Changes 1/7/2018:HA Adds LGB; UA adds DEN-ATW/ORF,IAH-CAK/DAY,LAX-ACV,ORD-BIS/SLN,SFO-MSN; AM Drops DEN-MEX

Likely some financial incentives behind it, PDEW was only around 75-80 for Q1/Q2 of 2017 Not sure why that would be necessary. MSN is a University town and home to Epic. I’m sure there are plenty of Bay Area links. SFO can also carry connecting traffic. Pretty straight forward, CMH and IND had ince...

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by SFOtoORD
Sun Jan 07, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/7/2018:HA Adds LGB; UA adds DEN-ATW/ORF,IAH-CAK/DAY,LAX-ACV,ORD-BIS/SLN,SFO-MSN; AM Drops DEN-MEX
Replies: 133
Views: 15020

Re: OAG Changes 1/7/2018:HA Adds LGB; UA adds DEN-ATW/ORF,IAH-CAK/DAY,LAX-ACV,ORD-BIS/SLN,SFO-MSN; AM Drops DEN-MEX

That's a shocker *UA SFO-MSN JUN 0>0.8 JUL 0>1.0 AUG 0>1.0 SEP 0>1.0 Likely some financial incentives behind it, PDEW was only around 75-80 for Q1/Q2 of 2017 Not sure why that would be necessary. MSN is a University town and home to Epic. I’m sure there are plenty of Bay Area links. SFO can also ca...

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by SFOtoORD
Sat Jan 06, 2018 8:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: GRU-PTY-HND with a 787-9 possible?
Replies: 51
Views: 4712

Re: GRU-PTY-HND with a 787-9 possible?

so what would be the ideal Brazil-Japan route with 1 stop? Or there is not no good option, this is simply a flight that would work financially? Looks like YYZ is the best with NYC and IAD as good alternatives. http://www.gcmap.com/mapui?P=gru-nrt;gru-iad-nrt;gru-jfk-nrt;gru-pty-nrt;gru-yyz-nrt Hard...

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by SFOtoORD
Sat Jan 06, 2018 7:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018
Replies: 293
Views: 42837

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018

According to Ontario, California airport, United Airlines will be serving the Ontario, California - San Francisco market, not United Express. That would be great. With WN in almost every NorCal-SoCal market RJs are so much less competitive. Plus UA already has good frequency on SFO-ONT so they coul...

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by SFOtoORD
Fri Jan 05, 2018 3:23 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Why no praise for Boeing Widebody Sales in 2017 ?
Replies: 44
Views: 5336

Re: Why no praise for Boeing Widebody Sales in 2017 ?

Why no praise for Boeing Widebody Sales in 2017 ?

Because it’s not a Millenial and doesn’t need a partication trophy.

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by SFOtoORD
Fri Jan 05, 2018 12:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Would a HA/B6/AS Merger Work?
Replies: 78
Views: 8587

Re: HA/B6/AS Merger

It would be pretty odd to have an airline that large with only coastal concentrations. You’d get some of the usual economies of scale, but not much network synergy.

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by SFOtoORD
Tue Jan 02, 2018 10:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet
Replies: 297
Views: 60755

Re: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet

Have fun on your UA 50 seat CRJs. I’ll enjoy that open seat next to me and think of you. The AS folks are so sensitive like this is some sort of personal attack. Btw - my last UA flight was on a flat bed in F to BOS. Well if you’re flying F there’d be little reason to fly VX anyway, or a more VX AS...

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by SFOtoORD
Tue Jan 02, 2018 9:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet
Replies: 297
Views: 60755

Re: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet

QXAS wrote:
Have fun on your UA 50 seat CRJs. I’ll enjoy that open seat next to me and think of you.


The AS folks are so sensitive like this is some sort of personal attack.

Btw - my last UA flight was on a flat bed in F to BOS.

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by SFOtoORD
Tue Jan 02, 2018 8:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet
Replies: 297
Views: 60755

Re: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet

I'd like to hear what's not being done that you feel should be. Your ideas cannot incorporate the color red or the name "Virgin" in any way, however. Ready? Go... As I noted, it’s not about implementing features. It’s about the passenger experience and long term vision. It’s about buildin...

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by SFOtoORD
Tue Jan 02, 2018 8:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet
Replies: 297
Views: 60755

Re: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet

I'd like to hear what's not being done that you feel should be. Your ideas cannot incorporate the color red or the name "Virgin" in any way, however. Ready? Go... As I noted, it’s not about implementing features. It’s about the passenger experience and long term vision. It’s about buildin...

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by SFOtoORD
Tue Jan 02, 2018 6:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet
Replies: 297
Views: 60755

Re: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet

[twoid][/twoid] [ It’s disdain because AS plucking small features and missing the forest from the trees when they had an opening to think bigger and more long term. I'd like to hear what's not being done that you feel should be. Your ideas cannot incorporate the color red or the name "Virgin&qu...

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by SFOtoORD
Tue Jan 02, 2018 6:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet
Replies: 297
Views: 60755

Re: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet

Not many of whom were willing to pay a premium to fly VX instead of the competition anyway. And there is the AS disdain for VX I mentioned originally. Taking a couple features and functions is fine, but it’s not a change in approach or mindset. Anyone can copy a couple features. It’s unfortunate th...

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by SFOtoORD
Tue Jan 02, 2018 2:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018
Replies: 293
Views: 42837

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018

kordcj wrote:
50 Polaris seats seems like a high number? Could some of those be swapped out for the inevitable premium economy class seats?


Seems more likely they would cannibalize some E+ or E seats for PE.

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by SFOtoORD
Tue Jan 02, 2018 2:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United's 757-300s to go to 234 seats
Replies: 23
Views: 6661

Re: United's 757-300s to go to 234 seats

The 753 have crap interiors today so new seats will be at least some improvement.

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by SFOtoORD
Tue Jan 02, 2018 4:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet
Replies: 297
Views: 60755

Re: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet

Not many of whom were willing to pay a premium to fly VX instead of the competition anyway. And there is the AS disdain for VX I mentioned originally. Taking a couple features and functions is fine, but it’s not a change in approach or mindset. Anyone can copy a couple features. It’s unfortunate th...

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by SFOtoORD
Tue Jan 02, 2018 3:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet
Replies: 297
Views: 60755

Re: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet

Actually, Alaska has stated numerous times that they will evaluate the product that Virgin Offers, and will make decisions in the future of what they will do with it. If anything, I commend the leadership for evaluating it, and considering it. I too am excited to see the Airbus in Alaska colors. An...

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by SFOtoORD
Mon Jan 01, 2018 8:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet
Replies: 297
Views: 60755

Re: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet

This merger is a cluster you know what, I refuse to fly on AS until this mess is sorted out, which could be years. They don't know what they're doing up in Seattle. Yes, excited thought to see an A320 in AS colors. Actually, Alaska has stated numerous times that they will evaluate the product that ...

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by SFOtoORD
Wed Dec 27, 2017 6:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reuters:Airbus ready to phase out A380 if fails to win Emirates deal
Replies: 695
Views: 85718

Re: Reuters:Airbus ready to phase out A380 if fails to win Emirates deal

Something happened that morning at the Dubai air show.Two airline manufacturers were waiting in the wings to come on stage together for a double order.Something that (I believe) had never happened before.Then the Airbus exec's are told to withdraw. It's the biggest slight imaginable.Why? Because th...

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by SFOtoORD
Tue Dec 26, 2017 6:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA CLT hub today vs DL CVG hub at the peak?
Replies: 67
Views: 9145

Re: AA CLT hub today vs DL CVG hub at the peak?

Economically Cincinnati is no match for Charlotte over the longer term either. There is far more growth in the Southeast than there is in Ohio.

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by SFOtoORD
Sat Dec 23, 2017 3:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2017
Replies: 1935
Views: 314776

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2017

FlyerTalkUserNa wrote:
Any updates on the Panasonic WiFi upgrades?


The Airbus fleet was planned for February completion and the rest of the Panasonic equipped fleet in May. I did have an Airbus flight this week that had the best, most consistent service I’ve had in a long time.

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