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by panam330
Sun May 27, 2018 11:47 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: AA First Class: JFK-MIA-MCO-MIA-JFK (w/pics)
Replies: 14
Views: 5052

Re: AA First Class: JFK-MIA-MCO-MIA-JFK (w/pics)

It's been years since I've visited the TR section of the forums. Happy to see you're still active and your style continues; I've always loved your reports.

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by panam330
Tue May 08, 2018 5:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018
Replies: 1152
Views: 150826

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - 2018

jhsusman wrote:
Is the DEN - LHR on the 788 going to operate year-round? I wonder how loads are doing. . .

Unfortunately, it's seasonal. Ends on 26October.

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by panam330
Mon Apr 16, 2018 12:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Upstate New York Thread - 2018
Replies: 318
Views: 20540

Re: Upstate New York Thread - 2018

Looks like UA has updated their July schedules, and SYR gets some mainline to ORD back - one daily 73G, on what looks like Sundays only. Better than none, but bizarre to say the least.

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by panam330
Thu Apr 05, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA is revisiting some of the fundamentals of Latin America
Replies: 37
Views: 7919

Re: AA is revisiting some of the fundamentals of Latin America

Can someone please tell us why AA discontinued DFW-UIO? That route started in December 2015. When I flew it, it was full. Further, someone posted on a different forum that every time they flew that flight it was full. Were the load factors or yields poor at times? I know the old adage that full fli...

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by panam330
Wed Apr 04, 2018 5:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Upstate New York Thread - 2018
Replies: 318
Views: 20540

Re: Upstate New York Thread - 2018

Solid adds for my childhood hometown airport. I'm disappointed DEN-SYR isn't on UAX, but Syracuse needs to take what it can get. If it does well enough, maybe we'll see UA add it and try to push them out. Who knows, though. Congrats to SYR either way!

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by panam330
Tue Mar 27, 2018 2:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor: New AA Route Announcement from LAX
Replies: 178
Views: 24673

Re: Rumor: New AA Route Announcement from LAX

My money's on EZE, CAN or BNE. Hoping especially for my third guess.

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by panam330
Tue Mar 06, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Update: Hawaiian signs 787 LOI
Replies: 840
Views: 96643

Re: It's Official, Hawaiian Chooses The 787-9's

Yeeeesssss! Congratulations to HA! Pretty sweet note for Mark Dunkerley to leave the company on, too. A solid step forward for the company with the 789. Combined with the rest of the 321neos, I look forward to seeing how the network transforms once they're all on property.

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by panam330
Tue Mar 06, 2018 5:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago O'Hare - ORD - Summer 2018 Int'l Schedule
Replies: 71
Views: 8472

Re: Chicago O'Hare - ORD - Summer 2018 Int'l Schedule

I still find it incredible that AA can't manage ORD-MEX even just a few times a week (and they can fly a 1x weekly GUA!). I get that competition is heavier with the new open skies, but if UA can manage almost 12x weekly, you'd think American could swing a daily 319 or 738 with a sizable hub on one e...

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by panam330
Tue Mar 06, 2018 5:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago O'Hare - ORD - Summer 2018 Int'l Schedule
Replies: 71
Views: 8472

Re: Chicago O'Hare - ORD - Summer 2018 Int'l Schedule

Double post. Please delete.

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by panam330
Sun Mar 04, 2018 6:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Beijing new airport thread (construction developments & discussions)
Replies: 71
Views: 12294

Re: Beijing new airport thread (construction developments & discussions)

Pengaea wrote:
I recall reading that OneWorld airlines would remain at Capital Airport. With closer cooperation between CZ and at least AA in the future, will this hold, or will AA and other OneWorld airlines eventually move over to the new airport?

Can't confirm other airlines, but AA will be moving to Daxing.

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by panam330
Wed Feb 28, 2018 12:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pushing E175 to 4 hours 41 minutes block time
Replies: 48
Views: 7877

Re: Pushing E175 to 4 hours 41 minutes block time

MIflyer12 wrote:
UA used to run EWR-OKC (or was it TUL?). That's a good deal farther than DAY-DEN.

I believe the all-time winner was CO’s IAH-BOI. As RJs go, I love the 145, but no thanks. EWR-DAB was long enough.

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by panam330
Mon Feb 26, 2018 11:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How did AA's DFW-LIH Perform?
Replies: 0
Views: 459

How did AA's DFW-LIH Perform?

It looks as though the seasonal non-stop's last flight was yesterday. Being the longest flight out of LIH, I was wondering how it performed, especially when compared to AA's multiple daily 772s on DFW-HNL/OGG/KOA. It's not in the booking engine for the same time period next year - will we see it loa...

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by panam330
Mon Feb 26, 2018 7:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ANA to expand in Europe, plans ordering 777F’s
Replies: 127
Views: 22480

Re: NH and the 777F

I always think that putting 3 pilots on B787 long-haul for JAL with only 180 pax is a waste of resources unless they have extremely high yields. ...Are you serious? Without getting into the nitty gritty of why it's beyond a good idea to have augmented long-haul flight crews, it's not a choice that ...

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by panam330
Mon Feb 26, 2018 7:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A321 delivery problems force HA flight cancellations
Replies: 65
Views: 9354

Re: A321 delivery problems force HA flight cancellations

Shame P&W can't get their crap in order here. I'm disappointed by the 321 replacement of 330 flying in HA's network in particular (because lie flats were a guarantee from the mainland), but am still very much looking forward to my first HA 321 flight this summer.

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by panam330
Sat Feb 24, 2018 9:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA A319 DFW-SBA pictures?
Replies: 30
Views: 5814

Re: DFW-SBA PICS

I'm not sure if they swap equipment (or are even able to per contract?) but there a number of trips designed where pmUS planes that start at pmUS hubs get to DFW and then start running DFW-XXX-DFW flights. You can find many examples of that. Those planes will eventually wind up at a pmUS hub for th...

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by panam330
Mon Jan 22, 2018 5:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH introduces revised livery
Replies: 1106
Views: 205301

Re: Rumor: LH might introduce a new/revised livery in 2018

Change for the sake of change is just ridiculous. There is NO reason for this; the LH livery is about as close to timeless a livery as we have left these days.

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by panam330
Wed Jan 17, 2018 6:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines Network Thread 2018
Replies: 347
Views: 43994

Re: United Airlines Network Thread 2018

Come onnnnn DEN-BUF/ROC/SYR E75s!

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by panam330
Tue Jan 16, 2018 3:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Potential New AA routes from CLT
Replies: 104
Views: 9123

Re: Potential New AA routes from CLT

Runway28L wrote:
CLT-EGE?

Would be a good A319 or 752 route for the winter.

They’ve flown that before, back in the pre-merger days on a 752 IIRC. Would be nice to see AA further bolster its presence at EGE with this.

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by panam330
Sun Jan 14, 2018 10:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austrian Adds Addt'l B777 to Fleet OE-LPF
Replies: 10
Views: 4453

Re: Austrian Adds Addt'l B777 to Fleet OE-LPF

jfk777 wrote:
Was this 777 delivered new to Aero Mex or one of the Varig 777 then leased to Aero Mex ?

It's an ex-Varig plane, PP-VRB; 16 years old now.

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by panam330
Sat Jan 06, 2018 6:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Fleet Updates - 2018
Replies: 340
Views: 54000

Re: New AA painted aircraft - 2018

This is also why they don't need A333s for PHX-Hawaii as pax east of DFW can connect through DFW and pax west of PHX connect through LAX. Heck, they were (rumored) going to put 7M8s on PHX-Hawaii; however it's all 752 for now. Might want to double check that. AAL692, PHX-HNL has been a 333 since 15...

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by panam330
Sat Jan 06, 2018 6:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver developments for 2018
Replies: 23
Views: 3409

Re: Denver developments for 2018

rajincajun01 wrote:
AS/VX is shrinking to two SFO flights a day. Wouldn’t be surprised to see a PDX on an E175 added though.

Forgetting about SEA, 4-6x daily?

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by panam330
Tue Dec 19, 2017 3:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA summer 2018 adds
Replies: 109
Views: 17413

Re: AA summer 2018 adds

Also, a missed route here is CLT-ACK. E75 service by YX, starts 6/23.

CLT-ACK
1610 dep-1820 arr

ACK-CLT
1305 dep-1525 arr

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by panam330
Wed Dec 13, 2017 12:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: United announces SFO-PPT
Replies: 148
Views: 21955

Re: United 787 route announcement - Weds Dec 13th

shaq wrote:
It will be from SFO, according to the teaser they put in their instagram account.

:checkmark: I'd place my bets on either SFO-PPT as has been the rumor, SFO-BNE or CNS or for something totally off the wall, BKK or MNL.

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by panam330
Mon Nov 20, 2017 5:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Bringing Lie-Flat Narrowbodies To MIA-LAX?
Replies: 24
Views: 6074

Re: AA Bringing Lie-Flat Narrowbodies To MIA-LAX?

Regarding the new home for AA 777. It has been said that they are moving it -777 out of MIA and JFK to CLT and PHX and to be replace the LAA base with the Bus. However, the company reiterated that the 777 will stay in my MIA and on the west coast. A new home for LAA's 67 777-200,300 replacing them ...

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by panam330
Sat Nov 11, 2017 4:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Embraer comes of age with the E190-E2
Replies: 35
Views: 7159

Re: Embraer comes of age with the E190-E2

The 190/195-E2 are such gorgeous aircraft, and apparently are going to make up for much of the shortcomings of the E1s. For selfish reasons, I hope to see hundreds of these flying for years to come - easily my favorite shorthaul aircraft family from a pax point of view.

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by panam330
Thu Oct 19, 2017 8:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What SYR Will Look Like After Renovations...
Replies: 16
Views: 2657

Re: What SYR Will Look Like After Renovations...

It's about time they did something a little bit more at my hometown airport. The gates are still pretty gross, though - that's the area that needs the most attention. All of that said, the economy is and has been in the toilet for a couple decades now, and IMO this is a bit over the top. Lower the l...

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by panam330
Wed Sep 27, 2017 12:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Carrier Widebody to CUN W17/18
Replies: 4
Views: 1701

Re: US Carrier Widebody to CUN W17/18

Using 22FEB as a sample date, I see the following:

DL:
ATL-CUN 333
MSP-CUN 333

AA:
PHL-CUN 332

Looks to be about it.

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by panam330
Tue Sep 26, 2017 4:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American adds limited-time MIA-BUF/RSW during holiday season
Replies: 59
Views: 4193

Re: American adds limited-time MIA-BUF/RSW during holiday season

YESSS. Now, let's make MIA-BUF year-round and add MIA/DFW-BUF/ROC/SYR/ALB too! :bouncy:

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by panam330
Thu Sep 21, 2017 2:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA markets not served from DFW
Replies: 106
Views: 10871

Re: AA markets not served from DFW

I would love to see AA fly SYR-DFW, UA SYR-IAH, and DL SYR-MSP. I realize that DEN, SLC, LAX and SFO would never happen. DL does fly SYR-MSP, every day, and on mainline during peak traffic periods. Never say never re: SYR-DEN, though - it's a perfect E75 route. I think it'll happen within the next ...

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by panam330
Wed Sep 20, 2017 11:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA markets not served from DFW
Replies: 106
Views: 10871

Re: AA markets not served from DFW

dfwjim1 wrote:
Is Lihue, Kauai not served from DFW?

Come December, it will be, along with OGG, KOA, and 1-2x daily HNL.

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by panam330
Sun Sep 17, 2017 3:28 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Should I create a Pakistan Aviation Thread, or would it be useless?
Replies: 15
Views: 4927

Re: Should I create a Pakistan Aviation Thread, or would it be useless?

You created a thread about creating a thread? Should've just created the thread. :dopey:

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by panam330
Mon Aug 28, 2017 11:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Update on AA MD-80 Retirement
Replies: 28
Views: 10371

Re: Update on AA MD-80 Retirement

Short of a fuel price spike, a couple dozen will be with AA until 1Q2019.

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by panam330
Thu Aug 24, 2017 8:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: El Al's First Dreamliner Lands at Ben Gurion Airport, TLV
Replies: 15
Views: 5203

Re: El Al's First Dreamliner Lands at Ben Gurion Airport, TLV

Out with the old, in with the new! Can't wait to try one of these out! A wonderful progression for LY.

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by panam330
Thu Aug 17, 2017 11:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Adds ATL-FLL/JFK/MCO
Replies: 115
Views: 14822

Re: JetBlue Adds ATL-FLL/JFK/MCO

Additionally, and maybe this is just an error, if you try to book ATL-PHX, it shows bookable through FLL on the route map...

Either way, good to see some more connecting of the dots by B6.

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by panam330
Tue Aug 08, 2017 8:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta A350 interiors
Replies: 79
Views: 16968

Re: Delta A350 interiors

Looks great. What's the deal with the two differently-sized center overhead bins in the rear Y cabin, though? Life raft, crew rest in the crown...?

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by panam330
Sun Aug 06, 2017 1:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL outlines A350 routes
Replies: 209
Views: 57394

Re: DL A350 inaugural flight will be DTW-NRT

The next time people want to blatantly post false information please know that there are people on this site who actually do work for airlines and can fact check what is said, I wasn't trying to take the thread off topic if that is what happened I apologize. I no longer work in the NOC; I'm posting...

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by panam330
Tue Aug 01, 2017 11:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver expansion continues - 26 new gates
Replies: 71
Views: 9356

Re: Denver expansion continues - 26 new gates

jetero wrote:
Where would those passengers come from?

Houston. :biggrin:

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by panam330
Tue Aug 01, 2017 5:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver expansion continues - 26 new gates
Replies: 71
Views: 9356

Re: Denver expansion continues - 26 new gates

I imagine this is in addition to the four gate expansion at the west end of B that is currently operational (no structural expansion, just long modular walkways to the jetbridges). Is that for real? Expanding by 50% means 200 more flights, at least. And how would that work when only four of the new...

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by panam330
Tue Aug 01, 2017 4:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Status of AA's MD-80's ... Current and Future Routes
Replies: 46
Views: 8337

Re: Status of AA's MD-80's ... Current and Future Routes

Most of the intra-TX routes still have a fair amount of frequencies on the S80. Off the top of my head, a sampling:

DFW to:
AUS
SAT
ELP
OKC
TUL
MCI
STL
MSY
CMH
PIT
CLE
MKE

and oddly, the early morning ORD-MCO has been an S80 recently.

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by panam330
Tue Aug 01, 2017 2:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American A321 sharklet retrofit?
Replies: 19
Views: 4836

Re: American A321 sharklet retrofit?

It makes perfect sense. Therefore, I expect no decision to ever be made about it, because AA is outrageously cheap.

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by panam330
Mon Jul 31, 2017 2:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar Airways reveals A350-1000 layout
Replies: 39
Views: 16834

Re: Qatar Airways reveals A350-1000 layout

J has come a long way, indeed. That looks like a fantastic product.

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by panam330
Tue Jul 25, 2017 5:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HA adds PDX-OGG, on A321neo
Replies: 52
Views: 8290

Re: HA adds PDX-OGG, on A321

On Kauai, the Coconut Palms Resort, of Elvis and Blue Hawaii fame (the last 20 minutes of the film were shot at the hotel), near Kapaa is being rebuilt... after sitting Iniki-struck since 1992. Planned opening "in 2017" in the Hilton chain. Late 2018, as a Hyatt, but point made. Congrats ...

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by panam330
Thu Jul 20, 2017 6:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Mainline Crew Bases
Replies: 22
Views: 7734

Re: American Mainline Crew Bases

It's been awhile on this thread, any new updates, did AA open a 738 base at PHX or was that just a rumor, there seems to be a lot more of them flying through, it feels like PHX has seen more cross-fleeting than any of the L-US hubs. No crew base yet; PHX 737 departures this month peak at 56 I belie...

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by panam330
Tue Jul 18, 2017 1:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Significant System Wide Frontier Announcement Tuesday July 18th
Replies: 312
Views: 38321

Re: Significant System Wide Frontier Announcement Tuesday July 18th

QueenoftheSkies wrote:
AA can't be too happy about this lol

Some of these markets have been ripe for some nonstop service; AA's just ignored it and/or hasn't had the right equipment. That said, how much do you want to bet we see at least a winter seasonal 1x daily E75 MIA-BUF?

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by panam330
Fri Jul 07, 2017 7:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA EWR-FCO Goes Year-Round
Replies: 23
Views: 5222

UA EWR-FCO Goes Year-Round

UA's EWR-FCO route goes back to year-round, beginning Nov 9. Frequency shuffles between 3x weekly and daily, on 2-class 767-300 equipment.

Do they smell blood in the water with AZ, or are yields to Rome actually decent enough to sustain this?

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by panam330
Mon Jun 19, 2017 2:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL outlines A350 routes
Replies: 209
Views: 57394

Re: DL A350 inaugural flight will be DTW-NRT

UA's 789 takes a full load of passengers and some cargo on nearly every flight. Rarely (occasionally in the winter), does it need to block a few seats. Most days, it won't even need to block seats on the upcoming LAX-SIN leg. Airbus fans never want to admit how great the 787 is. I work for UA in op...

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by panam330
Sun Jun 11, 2017 3:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 6/11/2017:AS Drops SLC-SJC, DL Drops ATL-BJX, DL Adds MSP-AUA, F9 Trims CVG/DEN, NK
Replies: 77
Views: 12397

Re: OAG Changes 6/11/2017:AS Drops SLC-SJC, DL Drops ATL-BJX, DL Adds MSP-AUA, F9 Trims CVG/DEN, NK

enilria wrote:
AA LAX-HNL JAN 5>4 FEB 5>4
*AA LAX-LIH JAN 3>1.6 FEB 3>1.4
AA LAX-OGG FEB 3>1.4
AA PHX-OGG FEB 1.7>1.1

Anybody know what gives here? This looks like more than a seasonal cut in the post-holiday lull.

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by panam330
Thu Jun 08, 2017 5:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Increasing Capacity ORD-ROC, SYR, ALB. Mainline in SYR.
Replies: 23
Views: 4929

Re: UA Increasing Capacity ORD-ROC, SYR, ALB. Mainline in SYR.

UNITED has the SYR-ORD service increasing mid-August to a 737-700 and even a 737-900! Never seen a 737-900 have scheduled into SYR. What dates? I checked about 15 random dates in July and August, and only saw 319, 320, and 73G. No 900s. If true, this'll be the first 739 scheduled into SYR, and the ...

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by panam330
Thu May 25, 2017 1:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA To Remove Narrowbody IFE
Replies: 158
Views: 25637

Re: AA To Remove Narrowbody IFE

UA has always been behind in the times. I don't need fancy PTV's but these days USB/Power ports are a must. UA has in-seat power nose-to-tail (as well as fairly decent wifi) on almost all of its mainline aircraft, domestic and international. If anything, it's AA and a few others that are behind the...

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