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by PlanesNTrains
Tue Apr 24, 2018 11:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest cancels 100+ flights today
Replies: 51
Views: 10524

Re: Southwest cancels 100+ flights today

It will all be ok now, Chuck Schumer managed to find a camera crew and made an announcement that he is calling on the FAA to hold airlines more accountable for maintenance, thank God for Chuck Schumer, I don’t know how we would be able to manage life without his guidance. Politicians make me sick, ...

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by PlanesNTrains
Tue Apr 24, 2018 7:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When Will B6 Pull Out of LGB?
Replies: 105
Views: 18114

Re: When Will B6 Pull Out of LGB?

With the new announcement of bookable flights and code sharing with jetSuiteX which has a hub in BUR I wouldn’t be surprised to see a big add there for feed. While I’d find that cool, I’m not sure how much feed really comes out of that agreement? If the brass is coming out west, it’d seem like JetS...

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by PlanesNTrains
Tue Apr 24, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor: Jetblue E190 Decision imminent and Europe news?
Replies: 195
Views: 29180

Re: Rumor: Jetblue E190 Decision imminent and Europe news?

Sounds like neither of these will happen soon per todays earnings call. On aircraft: ”Not going to rush on E190 or other small jet decisions because of changing OEM landscape" On Europe: ”If we choose to convert an existing A321neo to A321LR we have to give Airbus 2 year's notice to do that. S...

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by PlanesNTrains
Tue Apr 24, 2018 6:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When Will B6 Pull Out of LGB?
Replies: 105
Views: 18114

Re: When Will B6 Pull Out of LGB?

BUR-JFK could be MINT if the Runway was longer. That flight really seems to do well. They don't need frequency it is the times a small subset wants , a real small hit. I doubt that is in any risk with the pendibg LA announcement unless they really want to consolidate operations and leave BUR. I hop...

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by PlanesNTrains
Tue Apr 24, 2018 6:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Republics CSeries Order
Replies: 31
Views: 5455

Re: Republics CSeries Order

I see two possible outcomes: 1) Republic cancels and most probably gets its deposit back as their airplae was late so there must be some provision for this in the paperwpork 2) Republic sells the order (or take delivery and resell units) (or setup a leasing arm), if and only if the launch pricing t...

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by PlanesNTrains
Tue Apr 24, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue First Quarter Results 2018
Replies: 35
Views: 4184

Re: JetBlue First Quarter Results 2018

It’ll be nice to get some clear direction on LGB. I had a lot of hope for B6 in the West, but it’s been many, many years and they have not seemed to be able to capitalize on the LGB slots (probably much of that due to it being LGB). With WN adding short haul and B6 turning more to Mint, refocusing L...

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by PlanesNTrains
Mon Apr 23, 2018 10:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN leases slots from AS at LGA/DCA
Replies: 109
Views: 8159

Re: WN leases slots from AS at LGA/DCA

So this basically confirms that AS bought VX to kill it. To prevent B6 from making the acquisition and actually using the merger to improve its network. Nice one regulators. How does DAL-LGA/DCA improve Alaska's network? In this same thread we have people asking why AS is even in DAL? VX was trying...

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by PlanesNTrains
Mon Apr 23, 2018 10:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest cancels 100+ flights today
Replies: 51
Views: 10524

Re: Southwest cancels 100+ flights today

It will all be ok now, Chuck Schumer managed to find a camera crew and made an announcement that he is calling on the FAA to hold airlines more accountable for maintenance, thank God for Chuck Schumer, I don’t know how we would be able to manage life without his guidance. Politicians make me sick, ...

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by PlanesNTrains
Mon Apr 23, 2018 9:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN leases slots from AS at LGA/DCA
Replies: 109
Views: 8159

Re: WN leases slots from AS at LGA/DCA

As someone who lives close to Love Field and who likes an assigned seat, this makes me a little sad. I'm not at all surprised though. I've taken the DAL-DCA flight many times and I don't think it's ever been even 2/3 full. My two questions are, where is WN going to get the gate space at DAL to oper...

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by PlanesNTrains
Mon Apr 23, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN leases slots from AS at LGA/DCA
Replies: 109
Views: 8159

Re: WN leases slots from AS at LGA/DCA

are these slot leases contestable by other airlines that use LGA/DCA? Well the deal has been approved by regulators and takes effect in October. I’m guessing if they aren’t Alaska’s to lease out, they probably wouldn’t have gone through the approval process. We should know pretty much right away th...

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by PlanesNTrains
Mon Apr 23, 2018 6:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines first-quarter 2018 result
Replies: 15
Views: 2631

Re: Alaska Airlines first-quarter 2018 result

All those VX employees getting raises certainly impacts costs. Rising fuel impacts costs. Increasing competition pummels yields. Etc. Not a pleasant time for them. Exiting LGA and reducing DCA makes sense, as they really didn’t support the core of the system. Leasing them to WN makes good sense. It’...

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by PlanesNTrains
Mon Apr 23, 2018 3:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor: Jetblue E190 Decision imminent and Europe news?
Replies: 195
Views: 29180

Re: Rumor: Jetblue E190 Decision imminent and Europe news?

There are no plans for B6 to pick up anything larger than the 321 at this point. Perhaps if TATL pans out, the company will start thinking about widebody aircraft, but JetBlue is a conservative airline, and they're not going to introduce TATL service and a widebody aircraft at the same time, especi...

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by PlanesNTrains
Mon Apr 23, 2018 2:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines first-quarter 2018 result
Replies: 15
Views: 2631

Re: Alaska Airlines first-quarter 2018 result

enilria wrote:
If it was Norwegian people would say the company is doomed! Of course, it's just swallowing the merger just as Norwegian is swallowing Atlantic growth.


Doomed for making a profit?

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by PlanesNTrains
Sun Apr 22, 2018 4:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor: Jetblue E190 Decision imminent and Europe news?
Replies: 195
Views: 29180

Re: Rumor: Jetblue E190 Decision imminent and Europe news?

If I was the CEO, I would line up an JetBlue A320, a E190, and a CS100. As staff and some passengers what cabin feels better boarding and sitting in? Compare the cabins. The A320 is 6 across seating - feels ok, the E190 is 4 across seating and very long, the CS100 is 5 across seat a much better fee...

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by PlanesNTrains
Fri Apr 20, 2018 5:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AirAsia X won't buy "too expensive" Airbus A350: Tony Fernandes
Replies: 199
Views: 28046

Re: AirAsia X won't buy "too expensive" Airbus A350: Tony Fernandes

Have flown on the 787 regularly for TPAC trips, always select window seats, always enjoy looking out the window, and don't mind giving up control of the window to the cabin crew through the middle part of the flight. I can still see out, even though it's completely dimmed, and the inflight experien...

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by PlanesNTrains
Thu Apr 19, 2018 9:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Air A321neo More to Love Livery Revealed!
Replies: 89
Views: 18751

Re: Alaska Air A321neo More to Love Livery Revealed!

Now here is the first a321neo with regular Alaska livery. https://farm1.staticflickr.com/922/27696172208_a68923e4d6_k.jpg Alaska Airlines, D-AVXY,Reg.N828VA,MSN 8246,Airbus A 321-253N, 19.04.2018, XFW-EDHI, Hamburg-Finkenwerder by Henryk Konrad , on Flickr https://farm1.staticflickr.com/912/3975764...

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by PlanesNTrains
Wed Apr 18, 2018 7:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN 1380 LGA-DAL emergency landing at PHL, 1 fatality
Replies: 674
Views: 105805

Re: WN 1380 LGA-DAL emergency landing at PHL, 1 fatality

Southwest ran afoul of the FAA a few years ago for not complying with proper repairs on the skin lap joints of the classics. They were hit with a hefty 12 million dollar fine back then. If this goes down the same path in the investigation Southwest will have a lot of explaining to do about their ma...

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by PlanesNTrains
Thu Apr 12, 2018 2:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Q1 earnings thread
Replies: 25
Views: 4618

Re: Delta Q1 earnings thread

"Transatlantic saw a 12% RASM improvement." No ULCC impact yet. "Domestic hubs all showed revenue improvement except Seattle which saw a 20% capacity increase" Finally some kind of admission SEA isn't knocking the cover off the ball. This doesn't bode well for Alaska earnings in...

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by PlanesNTrains
Thu Apr 12, 2018 2:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order
Replies: 556
Views: 70845

Re: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order

I think what was said up-thread was that they didn’t owe Airbus any penalties, but that in conjunction with the cancelation they might owe some to the engine OEM for canceling. FWIW. Also, I’m still not entirely clear on why it matters if these planes are related to their previous contract or are a ...

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by PlanesNTrains
Tue Apr 10, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order
Replies: 556
Views: 70845

Re: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order

AA has 285 seats in the 789, not 255 seats. Oops... :bomb: Other than that, what would be needed to do JNB-MIA with full passenger load? Perhaps 778? Well... er... I hate to say it, but the A350-900 could almost certainly do it. In the Boeing world your choices are the 787-8, the 777-200LR, or the ...

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by PlanesNTrains
Tue Apr 10, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Analysis Concludes Airlines Use Earnings Calls to Collude on Supply
Replies: 6
Views: 1170

Re: Analysis Concludes Airlines Use Earnings Calls to Collude on Supply

1.4% is meaningless (and impossible to plan for) and I bet his methods do not take into account things like seasonal flying, scheduled MX and aircraft returns which are all schedule in advance normal things. He also uses data from 2002-2016 think of all the industry stuff going on and how that spre...

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by PlanesNTrains
Tue Apr 10, 2018 3:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Preliminary CS100 2018 deliveries to DAL laid out
Replies: 3
Views: 810

Re: Preliminary CS100 2018 deliveries to DAL laid out

Delta is hoping to receive 2 CS100's at some point during October, the first deliveries, and Bombardier says it can deliver 6 by year-end. However at a meeting involving FlightOps today, I'm told marketing doesn't plan for EIS until 2019. NYC is still expected to be the initial base and bidding wil...

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by PlanesNTrains
Mon Apr 09, 2018 8:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order
Replies: 556
Views: 70845

Re: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order

Jayafe wrote:
Strato2 wrote:
...Something always gives when you travel with Boeing comfort standards...


If it's Boeing, ain't going...


People are keeling over in shock at your claims. lol

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by PlanesNTrains
Mon Apr 09, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS Asks Family of Boy With Down's Syndrome to Deplane
Replies: 50
Views: 7054

Re: AS Asks Family of Boy With Down's Syndrome to Deplane

NYPECO wrote:
Why do these headlines mention the boy had down syndrome (which isn't even relevant to the story) instead of highlighting the fact that the airline removed them for safety reasons?


Because the sister made it an issue.

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by PlanesNTrains
Mon Apr 09, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Annual Airline Quality Ratings Results: Alaska on Top, Edging out Delta
Replies: 2
Views: 389

Re: Annual Airline Quality Ratings Results: Alaska on Top, Edging out Delta

PlanesNTrains wrote:
American Airlines next ad: “But what about Dao?”


I am so_sick of these posting anomalies. I mean, c’mon. I didn’t start this thread, and the OP deserves to have his points first.

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by PlanesNTrains
Mon Apr 09, 2018 3:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS Asks Family of Boy With Down's Syndrome to Deplane
Replies: 50
Views: 7054

Re: AS Asks Family of Boy With Down's Syndrome to Deplane

I am just genuinely wondering whether someone who does not have down's syndrome would have been deplaned under the same circumstances.... I am saying this with just a little bit of hindsight... Fact: barely two weeks ago I boarded an international flight together with a friend who was visibly ill, ...

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by PlanesNTrains
Mon Apr 09, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS Asks Family of Boy With Down's Syndrome to Deplane
Replies: 50
Views: 7054

Re: AS Asks Family of Boy With Down's Syndrome to Deplane

The garbage bag may have been a bit much, but I have to side with the airline as well. Anyone visibly ill should be asked to deplane. It's one thing if illness occurs in flight and the passenger shows no signs of it during the boarding process all the way through to departure, and I would expect AS...

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by PlanesNTrains
Mon Apr 09, 2018 3:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order
Replies: 556
Views: 70845

Re: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order

I do think this oft repeated mantra that Boeing don't want to make 788's is more of an A net myth It might have been an a.net myth, but there definitely is a piece on leehamnews.net where Hamilton suggests sources inside of Boeing were telling him that they preferred to sell -9/-10 over -8 since -8...

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by PlanesNTrains
Mon Apr 09, 2018 4:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order
Replies: 556
Views: 70845

Re: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order

Boom! Looks like it finally happened. Good luck to AA on it's purchase of the 787-X's On the plus side for Airbus and it's customers, this speeds up some orders for other's awaiting the A350. However with all the deferments, this has already happened. With Trump in office and American trying to be ...

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by PlanesNTrains
Mon Apr 09, 2018 4:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/8/2018: DL Drops EWR-CDG, EW Drops RSW-CGN;, Level Into EWR-ORY, WN Adds MDW-SNA, Y4 Drops LAX-ACA/PVR
Replies: 113
Views: 13740

Re: OAG Changes 4/8/2018: DL Drops EWR-CDG, EW Drops RSW-CGN;, Level Into EWR-ORY, WN Adds MDW-SNA, Y4 Drops LAX-ACA/PVR

Thanks as always enilria! AS BOS-LAX SEP 3>2 OCT 3>2 AS BOS-SFO SEP 3>2 Kind of surprised these weren't starred. I know this is the 'low' season, but it's still pretty noncompetitive. B6 is running 5x to SFO and 4x to LAX. AA is running 6x to LAX. UA is running 6x to SFO. And DL/UA are at least mat...

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by PlanesNTrains
Sun Apr 08, 2018 8:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/8/2018: DL Drops EWR-CDG, EW Drops RSW-CGN;, Level Into EWR-ORY, WN Adds MDW-SNA, Y4 Drops LAX-ACA/PVR
Replies: 113
Views: 13740

Re: OAG Changes 4/8/2018: DL Drops EWR-CDG, EW Drops RSW-CGN;, Level Into EWR-ORY, WN Adds MDW-SNA, Y4 Drops LAX-ACA/PVR

I would be willing to bet that DAL-LGA/DCA is not a market AS expects to be in the long run. They acquired it from the merger, and are probably evaluating how important it is to the current network right now. It is much cheaper to have OO fly the routes than a VX Airbus and easier to fill a 76 seat...

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by PlanesNTrains
Sun Apr 08, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS Asks Family of Boy With Down's Syndrome to Deplane
Replies: 50
Views: 7054

Re: AS Asks Family of Boy With Down's Syndrome to Deplane

Last thought (I suppose). The family apparently put out a statement on raising awareness for Disability Discrimination, apparently advocating for those who can't advocate for themselves in these circumstances. Isn't that what the family that was with him is for? What did the airline not do that they...

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by PlanesNTrains
Sun Apr 08, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS Asks Family of Boy With Down's Syndrome to Deplane
Replies: 50
Views: 7054

Re: AS Asks Family of Boy With Down's Syndrome to Deplane

Ok, I read the story. That's two minutes I'll never get back. I actually have less sympathy for that family now than I did before reading the story. One troubling trend I'm noticing is that Passenger A does something that keeps them from traveling (i.e. show up 24 weeks pregnant for a cruise, which ...

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by PlanesNTrains
Sun Apr 08, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order
Replies: 556
Views: 70845

Re: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order

1989worstyear wrote:
I don't see the A332's leaving within the next 10 years, especially considering the old A333's are now staying around even LONGER. Crazy how post-88 Airbus designs are timeless despite being introduced 20-30 years ago.


Cough***737***Cough

Signed, Boeing :-)

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by PlanesNTrains
Sun Apr 08, 2018 7:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/8/2018: DL Drops EWR-CDG, EW Drops RSW-CGN;, Level Into EWR-ORY, WN Adds MDW-SNA, Y4 Drops LAX-ACA/PVR
Replies: 113
Views: 13740

Re: OAG Changes 4/8/2018: DL Drops EWR-CDG, EW Drops RSW-CGN;, Level Into EWR-ORY, WN Adds MDW-SNA, Y4 Drops LAX-ACA/PVR

Enilria, you keep claiming that AS has a pilot shortage yet we also had an Alaska employee (pilot?) a few weeks back saying the opposite. I'm just wondering where you're hearing this from? I'm not saying it isn't true but it also can be just a mantra that has continued past it's time.

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by PlanesNTrains
Sun Apr 08, 2018 7:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/8/2018: DL Drops EWR-CDG, EW Drops RSW-CGN;, Level Into EWR-ORY, WN Adds MDW-SNA, Y4 Drops LAX-ACA/PVR
Replies: 113
Views: 13740

Re: OAG Changes 4/8/2018: DL Drops EWR-CDG, EW Drops RSW-CGN;, Level Into EWR-ORY, WN Adds MDW-SNA, Y4 Drops LAX-ACA/PVR

Nah, I think I will. It is utterly ridiculous to me that one company should be able to buy another for the purpose of destroying it in an environment that already doesn't have enough competition as is. If DOJ had known that AS had intended to merely sell off the slots (thereby effectively ending VX...

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by PlanesNTrains
Sun Apr 08, 2018 7:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/8/2018: DL Drops EWR-CDG, EW Drops RSW-CGN;, Level Into EWR-ORY, WN Adds MDW-SNA, Y4 Drops LAX-ACA/PVR
Replies: 113
Views: 13740

Re: OAG Changes 4/8/2018: DL Drops EWR-CDG, EW Drops RSW-CGN;, Level Into EWR-ORY, WN Adds MDW-SNA, Y4 Drops LAX-ACA/PVR

Please, just don't. Nah, I think I will. It is utterly ridiculous to me that one company should be able to buy another for the purpose of destroying it in an environment that already doesn't have enough competition as is. If DOJ had known that AS had intended to merely sell off the slots (thereby e...

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by PlanesNTrains
Sun Apr 08, 2018 7:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/8/2018: DL Drops EWR-CDG, EW Drops RSW-CGN;, Level Into EWR-ORY, WN Adds MDW-SNA, Y4 Drops LAX-ACA/PVR
Replies: 113
Views: 13740

Re: OAG Changes 4/8/2018: DL Drops EWR-CDG, EW Drops RSW-CGN;, Level Into EWR-ORY, WN Adds MDW-SNA, Y4 Drops LAX-ACA/PVR

Really? Then why the heck did they buy VX? Outside of the slots, all they're getting is some leased Airbuses. Please, just don't. Nah, I think I will. It is utterly ridiculous to me that one company should be able to buy another for the purpose of destroying it in an environment that already doesn'...

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by PlanesNTrains
Sun Apr 08, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/8/2018: DL Drops EWR-CDG, EW Drops RSW-CGN;, Level Into EWR-ORY, WN Adds MDW-SNA, Y4 Drops LAX-ACA/PVR
Replies: 113
Views: 13740

Re: OAG Changes 4/8/2018: DL Drops EWR-CDG, EW Drops RSW-CGN;, Level Into EWR-ORY, WN Adds MDW-SNA, Y4 Drops LAX-ACA/PVR

I just noticed that PDX-DAL is apparently not getting their 2nd flight until July now, according to the current skeds. Due to a/c delivery delays? I'm going to be keeping an eye on AS's DAL markets. bb It is my belief that by Fall, AS will scale way back on DAL, if not pull out and sell the slots a...

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by PlanesNTrains
Sun Apr 08, 2018 6:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order
Replies: 556
Views: 70845

Re: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order

People seems to make many conclusions about one order. For me this was race between Boeing and Airbus which only Boeing could win. AA had purchase rights left based on original 787 order from 2008 and it can't be big surprise for anyone that Airbus was not willing to match that. A350 order was sepa...

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by PlanesNTrains
Sun Apr 08, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS Asks Family of Boy With Down's Syndrome to Deplane
Replies: 50
Views: 7054

Re: AS Asks Family of Boy With Down's Syndrome to Deplane

I didn't read the article because frankly I'm fatigued from all this airline vs passenger media stuff. I would guess, though, that either they got a doctor's note or that the child was clearly feeling better the next morning.

I'm really not sure how some of these things become news stories?

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by PlanesNTrains
Sat Apr 07, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will UA order more 787-8 to replace 21 oldest 767-300s ?
Replies: 85
Views: 11307

Re: Will UA order more 787-8 to replace 21 oldest 767-300s ?

This new order may pay dividends to AA later when a potential MoM/A322/788 competition comes around. With the new 787 options and deferred MAX deliveries, they likely have additional flexibility in making a decision.

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by PlanesNTrains
Sat Apr 07, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL widebody updates at SEA
Replies: 136
Views: 13753

Re: DL widebody updates at SEA

The reality is most of us have no clue who anyone is. That’s where the old respect rating really helped.

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by PlanesNTrains
Sat Apr 07, 2018 6:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will UA order more 787-8 to replace 21 oldest 767-300s ?
Replies: 85
Views: 11307

Re: Will UA order more 787-8 to replace oldest 767-300s ?

Except that they likely would have given AA the same killer deal, but lost./Boeing. For AA only the -9 was being considered, not the -8, don't make up facts. Airbus pitched an A338/A339 combo to AA to replace the 763s and oldest 772s. Boeing won with their 788/789 combo. This is from the other thre...

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by PlanesNTrains
Sat Apr 07, 2018 6:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order
Replies: 556
Views: 70845

Re: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order

Makes sense. No surprise. AA does not need another long range type. The question is, can they just cancel the longstanding A350 order? Are there any penalties? Is AA really canceling the A350 order or is it switching the deposits to more A321? May be some -LR? I think AA is quite happy with the A32...

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by PlanesNTrains
Sat Apr 07, 2018 5:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL widebody updates at SEA
Replies: 136
Views: 13753

Re: DL widebody updates at SEA

Keep in mind that some here might actually be in the inside with some of the airlines here. Data is usually proprietary to their company and are not public knowledge. If any airline worker or industry employee releases proprietary information on this forum, they could be fire and/or sued by their c...

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