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by adamh8297
Tue Jan 23, 2018 2:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Super bowl LII flights
Replies: 29
Views: 3913

Re: Super bowl LII flights

I'm sure the airlines are happy that the MN Vikings lost, since half of the Super Bowl needs to travel! Each team in the Super Bowl only gets 15-20% of the tickets. Every other teams gets a small allocation, the NFL gets about 25% for sponsors, celebrities, etc. It would have impacted some of the p...

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by adamh8297
Mon Jan 22, 2018 1:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2018
Replies: 129
Views: 11011

Re: Boston aviation - 2018

B752OS wrote:
Now that the Patriots are heading to Minneapolis, I wonder what kind of services increases BOS will see.


B6 DL and maybe SY will add service. $1500-2000 Fri/Sat-Mon right now on Delta.

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by adamh8297
Sun Jan 21, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2018
Replies: 129
Views: 11011

Re: Boston aviation - 2018

OAG update: No UX refile. FI 4th frequency was some sort of misfile or schedule change. S4 increasing BOS-PDL/TER again PDL - is 9x weekly - no Wednesdays and one mid-morning departure which means early morning arrival from PDL TER- is 4x weekly - one of the new frequencies is a mid-morning departur...

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by adamh8297
Sun Jan 21, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MAN news - 2018
Replies: 53
Views: 2094

Re: MAN news - 2018

I do feel MT need to advertise their JetBlue codeshare a little more. Most people (rightly) see MT as a point to point airline only. The B6 codeshare could open a whole host of great connection opportunities, and could easily counter a lot of the USB3 reductions. The thing MT lacks is frequency to ...

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by adamh8297
Sat Jan 20, 2018 11:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Air Lines Network Thread 2018
Replies: 145
Views: 11763

Re: Delta Air Lines Network Thread 2018

My thoughts ( for what they are worth ) BOS- ROC CLE STL LAS SJC SAN ORD DFW MSY CLT PHL DCA SDF ICN FRA I just don't see FRA. It's just not the size of BOS-LON/DUB a seasonal FCO may be in play based on what happens to AZ. I think they would probably send a seasonal 757 to EDI/GLA instead if BOS t...

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by adamh8297
Sat Jan 20, 2018 8:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Air Lines Network Thread 2018
Replies: 145
Views: 11763

Re: Delta Air Lines Network Thread 2018

My thoughts ( for what they are worth ) BOS- ROC CLE STL LAS SJC SAN ORD DFW MSY CLT PHL DCA SDF ICN FRA Most are possible except SAN/SJC - struggles with non-hub transcons (SFO) make these less likely CLT- would a return to GSO be a better idea? I know it's close to RDU but unserved. I just don't ...

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by adamh8297
Wed Jan 17, 2018 10:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2018
Replies: 129
Views: 11011

Re: Boston aviation - 2018

Of the list above. B6’s numbers rolling 12 months to July 17 SJU- 309,647 but will start dropping big time after September BGI- 15,234 BDA- 30,267 (although I think DL do fly this) STI- 60,201 GCM- 6,260 LIR- 5,799 PAP- 15,052 POP- 6,343 SJU, PAP, BDA and BDI are up over prior period the rest are d...

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by adamh8297
Tue Jan 16, 2018 9:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DY Pulls out of BDL
Replies: 104
Views: 15648

Re: DY Pulls out of BDL

Weren't there rumors of new D8 MAX-8 routes or is the current status of DY/D8/DI stalling that.

ORK routes seem profitable from what I've seen in another thread - any chance that they could pull off SWF-ORK with the runway issues?

Adam

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by adamh8297
Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2018
Replies: 129
Views: 11011

Re: Boston aviation - 2018

New topic but hopefully on-topic. I've seen an effect from the Hurricane Damage to SXM, Puerto Rico, and STT. The prices to other Caribbean locations (and other alternatives like Costa Rica) are insane this season. I've seen March fares rivaling the usual suspects: the school vacation weeks in Febru...

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by adamh8297
Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/14/2018: DL Adds SEA-IAD/IND/MCI, Expands in BOS; AA Reduces STT/SXM
Replies: 80
Views: 11466

Re: OAG Changes 1/14/2018: DL Adds SEA-IAD/IND/MCI, Expands in BOS; AA Reduces STT/SXM

I think AA will keep BOS-PIT if the aircraft are involved in the rotation of other RJ routes AA flies out of BOS, especially BOS-ROC which I have been told (by a reliable source) is a very profitable route. I have flown the BOS-ROC route 3 times, and it has always been full which is good, however I...

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by adamh8297
Sun Jan 14, 2018 12:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/14/2018: DL Adds SEA-IAD/IND/MCI, Expands in BOS; AA Reduces STT/SXM
Replies: 80
Views: 11466

Re: OAG Changes 1/14/2018: DL Adds SEA-IAD/IND/MCI, Expands in BOS; AA Reduces STT/SXM

Thanks for the earlier than expected update this week! FI BOS-KEF JUN 3>4 JUL 3>4 AUG 3>4 SEP 3>4 *FI BWI-KEF JUN 0>0.6 JUL 0>0.6 AUG 0>0.5 SEP 0>0.6 FI JFK-KEF MAY 3>1.7 *FI MCI-KEF JUN 0>0.4 JUL 0>0.4 AUG 0>0.4 SEP 0>0.4 *FI SFO-KEF JUN 0>0.6 JUL 0>0.5 AUG 0>0.6 SEP 0>0.6 The BOS schedule is crazy...

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by adamh8297
Sat Jan 13, 2018 2:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2018
Replies: 129
Views: 11011

Re: Boston aviation - 2018

According to an Ireland wagering site, Boston sits only behind Atlanta and Austin to land Amazon. Both front runners sit at 3:1 with Boston at 7:1. Seen nowhere on the list are places like Raleigh or Charlotte, both of which I’d put above Boston. But...that’s why I stay home when my wife goes to Fo...

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by adamh8297
Fri Jan 12, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2018
Replies: 129
Views: 11011

Re: Boston aviation - 2018

Thanks for all the information VS4ever BOS-DXB - 93.6% I wonder how much higher it needs to get to return to 2 daily or 1 A380 BOS-MAD (UX) - 62.4% (IB 74.2%) I am surprised UX will return with such low load factors. Also, I think both UX and IB is too much capacity for that route, not sure there i...

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by adamh8297
Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2018
Replies: 129
Views: 11011

Re: Boston aviation - 2018

NickolayAv wrote:
Today is the last S4 A310 flight from BOS, going to miss seeing such an old plane.


I won't miss flying in it with 80's entertainment technology and really tight seats. I'm only 5'8"

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by adamh8297
Tue Jan 09, 2018 9:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2018
Replies: 129
Views: 11011

Re: Boston aviation - 2018

BostonBeau wrote:
Does anyone know why Norwegian requires you to purchase 2 separate tickets for a return trip on their BOS-LGW service?


On their website???? You should be able to book round trip..

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by adamh8297
Tue Jan 09, 2018 1:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2018
Replies: 129
Views: 11011

Re: Boston aviation - 2018

This was posted on archboston.org There was another Massport Route Development presentation over the summer right before the Primera Air announcment. https://res.cloudinary.com/simpleview/image/upload/v1/clients/boston/Massport_BOS_MLA_speech_071317_11b20421-bee3-4a29-8102-17ab0677c267.pdf What is i...

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by adamh8297
Sun Jan 07, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2018
Replies: 129
Views: 11011

Re: Boston aviation - 2018

It's a good point, and I know massport is pretty much perpetually looking into how they can expand. Problem is the footprint of the airport. There's really no where to go. The only "open" space is North cargo, which is usually full of parked terminal E aircraft during daytime, or the dome...

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by adamh8297
Sun Jan 07, 2018 8:00 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: 14839

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

First, thanks enilria! We appreciate your hard work every week! Hmm...slots? *DY EWR-CDG MAR 0.9>0 APR 0.9>0 MAY 0.8>0 JUN 0.9>0 JUL 0.8>0 AUG 0.9>0 SEP 0.9>0 *DY EWR-ORY MAR 0>0.9 APR 0>1.0 MAY 0>1.0 JUN 0>1.0 JUL 0>1.0 AUG 0>1.0 SEP 0>1.0 This is really interesting. DY operation in Paris is getti...

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by adamh8297
Sat Jan 06, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta at SEA, BOS, and RDU
Replies: 159
Views: 12698

Re: Delta at SEA, BOS, and RDU

I'm struggling to come up with ideas for other DL transatlantic routes in BOS and what I came up with seems like it should be seasonal additions. This assuming AZ remains the sick of man of Europe for the next decade. BOS-EDI/GLA - could make the case VS does this in a similar manner to BOS-MAN. BOS...

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by adamh8297
Thu Jan 04, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2018
Replies: 129
Views: 11011

Re: Boston aviation - 2018

Not bookable at Delta.com or on ITA but Amadeus has it as a Saturday only running from June 9 - August 25. Nothings coming up after that as of now. BOS-AUA 9:27-14:05 AUA-BOS 15:05-19:54 Amadeus doesn't have plane type yet. I wonder if it will be high density 757. Now bookable and it is showing as ...

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by adamh8297
Mon Jan 01, 2018 5:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2018
Replies: 129
Views: 11011

Re: Boston aviation - 2018

May as well predict some route announcements for 2018 B6 BOS-HAV B6 BOS-CVG B6 BOS-ROC B6 BOS-ANU AV BOS-SAL KE BOS-ICN (2019 start) WN BOS-SAT Q6 BOS-SJO DY BOS-FCO (2019 start) DY BOS-AMS (2019 start) TK currently flies from BOS to IST 4 times a week. I'm glad to see that flight retained despite t...

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by adamh8297
Mon Jan 01, 2018 1:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2018
Replies: 129
Views: 11011

Re: Boston aviation - 2018

One more addition WN BOS-MSY which runs a Saturday flight for most of March. Also - there's been summer increases on BOS-PAP (up to 4 weekly) and BOS-SMF (now daily from June 17 to August 18). DL BOS-AUA June-2018 - 1x weekly - I think it will be a weekend flight Not bookable at Delta.com or on ITA ...

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by adamh8297
Sun Dec 31, 2017 9:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes NYE2017: DL Adds CVG-AUS, EK Trims JFK, FI Grows SEA; UA Adds Summer EWR-SRQ
Replies: 63
Views: 11081

Re: OAG Changes NYE2017: DL Adds CVG-AUS, EK Trims JFK, FI Grows SEA; UA Adds Summer EWR-SRQ

enilria wrote:
DL BOS-AUA JUN 0>0.1 JUL 0>0.1 AUG 0>0.1


I always thought they were going to launch this any time B6 went into a DL fortress... seemed to be low hanging fruit.

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by adamh8297
Sat Dec 30, 2017 10:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 167865

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

I am hoping now LA has announced GRU- BOS-GRU 4x service, could we see LP add LIM-BOS-LIM 3x making their service daily? BOS-LIM I think geography is the killer here. Its about the same distance as BOS-ZRH (3700 mi) and you overfly (in a big way - 700 mi +) potential connecting points such as Colom...

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by adamh8297
Sat Dec 30, 2017 4:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 167865

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

A poster in Central America Thread said AV may bring back the former TACA BOS-SAL route.My guess it would be complementary to BOS-BOG flying 3 weekly on the days the Colombia flight does not operate. AV's SAL mini-hub does offer 15 other points in Central/South America.

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by adamh8297
Thu Dec 28, 2017 10:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2017 (3rd)
Replies: 111
Views: 7056

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2017 (3rd)

juanchito wrote:

Posible new routes
SAL-CTG, SAL-BOS and SAL-MCO

Juanchito



Are these your guesses or has AV stated they are looking at these?

Thanks!

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by adamh8297
Thu Dec 28, 2017 4:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 12/17/2017: AA Adds MIA-BON, AS Shrinks SEA-LAX/SFO, DL Shrinks in LAX; DY Drops BOS-CPH/OSL, Adds JFK-AMS
Replies: 80
Views: 15551

Re: OAG Changes 12/17/2017: AA Adds MIA-BON, AS Shrinks SEA-LAX/SFO, DL Shrinks in LAX; DY Drops BOS-CPH/OSL, Adds JFK-

I think the customer base is exactly the same. The O&D market between Boston and CPH or OSL is very tiny which means that both airlines are in it for the Boston-Europe connecting traffic. Both airlines offer similar fares. DY is not cheap. In fact I have never seen a ticket on DY that is cheape...

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by adamh8297
Thu Dec 28, 2017 12:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 167865

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

Didn't see it mentioned anywhere, but WN is supposedly to start (Saturday-only) BOS-MSY. Did a dummy booking and sure enough they are running BOS-MSY on Saturdays during March. Looks like it ends in April, not sure when the start date is though. Looks like WN had a spare plane in MSY to send up to ...

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by adamh8297
Wed Dec 27, 2017 6:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Has Greece disappeared as a transatlantic destination?
Replies: 118
Views: 19244

Re: Has Greece disappeared as a destination?

Nickd92 wrote:
The title of this thread if misleading.

It hasn't disappeared as a destination to the europeans, many european carriers are expanding there offering for Summer 2018.


Its increasing for Americans too. Every millennial wants to have a selfie at Oia, Santorini posted on instagram.

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by adamh8297
Wed Dec 27, 2017 5:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Has Greece disappeared as a transatlantic destination?
Replies: 118
Views: 19244

Re: Has Greece disappeared as a destination?

chrisnh wrote:
Has this country turned into the proverbial 'Cant-Get There-From-Here' destination?


Not even close . Look at the amount of flights to ATH and even the islands and Thessaloniki from any European hub and IST.

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by adamh8297
Sun Dec 24, 2017 7:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 167865

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

Looks like UX is coming back next summer UX BOS-MAD JUN 0>0.3 JUL 0>0.4 AUG 0>0.4 I wasn't sure whether they would, but when i saw the June load of 72% first month out of the gate, i had a feeling they might, just a bit late in filing I guess. Pleased to see them stay. BOS-SPAIN is going to be busy...

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by adamh8297
Thu Dec 21, 2017 4:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 167865

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

Looks like Icelandair strong-armed TACV into BOS starting in January, Trading what was an average 2 connecting pax for an additional $25, CPE.... smart business move My guess is the short notice is because TACV has been borrowing and leasing sub aircraft all fall, the day of the week (monday) and t...

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by adamh8297
Thu Dec 21, 2017 1:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Hawaiian Airlines ever expand to include more destinations in the eastern US?
Replies: 69
Views: 7230

Re: Will Hawaiian Airlines ever expand to include more destinations in the eastern US?

smi0006 wrote:
To me seasonal winter destination make sense - BOS, DEN. MIA? Why when many holiday options so close.


BOS may make a better spring/summer seasonal destination.

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by adamh8297
Wed Dec 20, 2017 9:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 167865

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

Looks like Icelandair strong-armed TACV into BOS starting in January, Trading what was an average 2 connecting pax for an additional $25, CPE.... smart business move My guess is the short notice is because TACV has been borrowing and leasing sub aircraft all fall, the day of the week (monday) and t...

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by adamh8297
Tue Dec 19, 2017 5:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 167865

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

I think BCN on Level was a pre-emptive strike against DY to stop that happening, but I do think MXP could well happen and maybe AMS, as I am sure DL would love some competition on that route, NOT! :) Is the O&D market to AMS large enough? AMS works for DL because it is a huge hub and they conne...

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by adamh8297
Sun Dec 17, 2017 4:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 12/17/2017: AA Adds MIA-BON, AS Shrinks SEA-LAX/SFO, DL Shrinks in LAX; DY Drops BOS-CPH/OSL, Adds JFK-AMS
Replies: 80
Views: 15551

Re: OAG Changes 12/17/2017: AA Adds MIA-BON, AS Shrinks SEA-LAX/SFO, DL Shrinks in LAX; DY Drops BOS-CPH/OSL, Adds JFK-

If SAS weren’t flying an A330 to Boston would DY have cut back? Or do the two not have anything to do with each other? See above - it just seems more likely that DY needs to strengthen LGW with Primera's entrance into UK-BOS. If these cuts are permanent: a decision could be made to try OSL with 737...

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by adamh8297
Sun Dec 17, 2017 3:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 167865

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

Somethings going on with DY in BOS. Good news BOS-LGW is daily for S18. Possible bad news BOS-CPH/OSL cut ... as of right now but it may be reloaded and sync with the 4x weekly CDG slot. On twitter today, they did post an updated destination map per USA City and BOS still has LGW/CDG/CPH/OSL listed...

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by adamh8297
Sun Dec 17, 2017 3:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 12/17/2017: AA Adds MIA-BON, AS Shrinks SEA-LAX/SFO, DL Shrinks in LAX; DY Drops BOS-CPH/OSL, Adds JFK-AMS
Replies: 80
Views: 15551

Re: OAG Changes 12/17/2017: AA Adds MIA-BON, AS Shrinks SEA-LAX/SFO, DL Shrinks in LAX; DY Drops BOS-CPH/OSL, Adds JFK-

Thanks for the update this week *AA MIA-BON JUN 0>0.1 JUL 0>0.1 AUG 0>0.1 Scuba divers on the east coast will be happy with this one. **DY BOS-CPH APR 0.1>0 MAY 0.2>0 JUN 0.1>0 JUL 0.2>0 AUG 0.1>0 DY BOS-LGW APR 0.6>1.0 MAY 0.6>1.0 JUN 0.6>1.0 JUL 0.5>1.0 AUG 0.6>1.0 **DY BOS-OSL APR 0.3>0 MAY 0.3>0...

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by adamh8297
Sat Dec 16, 2017 4:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 167865

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

Evening folks from 33,140ft up on B6 2052 from MCO-BOS, somewhere over MD/NJ My flight has allowed me to pull the data to at least do the snapshot as the T-100 data is out for June. https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B61t8CyireX8VzhWbk9nYW1DRGM Being June, all load factors are pretty good with an ov...

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by adamh8297
Fri Dec 15, 2017 3:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 167865

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

Somethings going on with DY in BOS. Good news BOS-LGW is daily for S18. Possible bad news BOS-CPH/OSL cut ... as of right now but it may be reloaded and sync with the 4x weekly CDG slot. On twitter today, they did post an updated destination map per USA City and BOS still has LGW/CDG/CPH/OSL listed....

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by adamh8297
Thu Dec 14, 2017 12:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor of new DY 737 TATL routes?
Replies: 88
Views: 10044

Re: Rumor of new DY 737 TATL routes?

Something is up bigtime. Seasonal BOS-OSL/CPH seems to have gotten chopped and is not bookable - found this out on flyprat.no and confirmed it via dummy booking. Recommend typing link into Google translate if you don't speak Norwegian https://forum.flyprat.no/showthread.php?t=144561 Maybe PVD is get...

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by adamh8297
Thu Dec 14, 2017 12:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 167865

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

http://nationalpost.com/news/politics/canada-set-to-ratify-u-s-border-agreement-add-airport-preclearance-for-billy-bishop-and-quebec-city Is there a chance that Porter will leave Terminal E because of this? Where else could they go? Delta isnt going to let new entrants into A once they get it back,...

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by adamh8297
Thu Dec 14, 2017 12:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor of new DY 737 TATL routes?
Replies: 88
Views: 10044

Re: Rumor of new DY 737 TATL routes?

As much as I want to see more routes, I would like to see some sustainable routes. PVD and BDL stats show a notable drop off in Sept/Oct from the summer months, Based on the BDL stats, BDL-EDI was in the 50% range for October. Ive been told that BFS is by far the weakest from PVD, BGO might have a ...

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by adamh8297
Mon Dec 11, 2017 9:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor of new DY 737 TATL routes?
Replies: 88
Views: 10044

Re: 5 DY 737's currently over the Atlantic

There is a rumour that a new DY MAX route is to be announced shortly. Anyone in the know? Is it a new destination on either side of the pond or a connecting of the dots? For connecting the dots, ORK-SWF is top on their list if the max-8 can do it on ORK's short runway. Other than that, my guess wou...

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by adamh8297
Mon Dec 11, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor of new DY 737 TATL routes?
Replies: 88
Views: 10044

Re: 5 DY 737's currently over the Atlantic

There is a rumour that a new DY MAX route is to be announced shortly. Anyone in the know? Is it a new destination on either side of the pond or a connecting of the dots? For connecting the dots, ORK-SWF is top on their list if the max-8 can do it on ORK's short runway. Other than that, my guess wou...

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by adamh8297
Thu Dec 07, 2017 5:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 167865

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

KSBOS wrote:
For the YYC flight, we would most likely use A2 or A3 as a 737 won't fit in A1 due to the wall.


This would be seasonal right? Cold market to Cold market + not the strongest business ties + 2100 miles distance may be tough in winter.

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by adamh8297
Wed Dec 06, 2017 7:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 167865

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

Interesting. You think this will cause West Jet to stay in terminal A? Or is the space just too precious for DL's continued expansion. https://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/flights/todayinthesky/2017/12/06/delta-westjet-announce-plans-u-s-canada-joint-venture/926459001/ Definitely an interesting tu...

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by adamh8297
Sun Dec 03, 2017 3:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 167865

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

A few interesting items I looked into or ran into. 1)I've been seeing a lot of anecdotal discussions about B6 taking a bath on BOS-ATL.. I looked at March 2017-May 2017 and the route has had a 80.55% Load Factor. 2) I noticed A321neo is loaded for S4 BOS-PDL and its only 6 weekly for summer now. Fro...

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by adamh8297
Sat Dec 02, 2017 10:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When will Norwegian come into DFW and IAH?
Replies: 175
Views: 13707

Re: When will Norwegian come into DFW and IAH?

Im am going to contest the idea that DFW and IAH lag in foreign carriers compared to their pier cities. First off, NYC, LA, SF, DC, and Chicago are NOT their pier cities. Boston, Philly, Atlanta, and Miami are their pier cities. That said, of their pier cities, below is the foreign carrier count: M...

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by adamh8297
Thu Nov 30, 2017 4:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 167865

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

There is a little known gate marked as 8A, Directly across from TSA. It has stairs leading down to ramp level. Buses are parked between gates 7/8, and with careful guidance, passengers are guided down. A lot of avgeeks have told me they love it, as it really brings you down among the action on the ...

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