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by MaxTrimm
Sun Feb 04, 2018 3:01 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airline companies with similar liveries
Replies: 45
Views: 3369

Re: Airline companies with similar liveries

Virgin America and Air Canada Rouge

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by MaxTrimm
Tue Jan 16, 2018 3:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska announces 8 destinations to be served from PAE
Replies: 167
Views: 19371

Re: Alaska to announce PAE destinations tomorrow

theSFOspotter wrote:
amcnd wrote:
Any equipment guesses??


PDX probably E175, rest will be 737s

All are on E175

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by MaxTrimm
Tue Jan 02, 2018 6:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington State Air Service Discussion 2018
Replies: 49
Views: 3710

Re: Washington State Air Service Discussion 2018

Supposedly Wenatchee Washington - San Francisco starts Summer 2018 probably with United Express / Skywest. I don't see how this will work out especially if the schedule is terrible. Afternoon flight, forget it. I bet they will be using a 50 passenger crj200. As much as I’d like to see this happen, ...

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by MaxTrimm
Wed Nov 22, 2017 5:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS makes PDX-MKE/PHL/BWI/ATL year round service
Replies: 46
Views: 5525

Re: AS makes PDX-MKE/PHL/BWI/ATL year round service

PDX-ATL has had an interesting recent history. Added a few years ago, dropped within months, added again, and now daily.

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by MaxTrimm
Tue Nov 14, 2017 6:03 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Routes with the most frequencies...?
Replies: 17
Views: 1696

Re: Routes with the most frequencies...?

GMP-CJU has to be up there along with SYD-MEL and SYD-BNE

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by MaxTrimm
Wed Nov 01, 2017 2:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does the 787 actually fly any point to point routes?
Replies: 120
Views: 21784

Re: Does the 787 actually fly any point to point routes?

SEA-SZX by Xiamen is literally the definition of a P2P route.

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by MaxTrimm
Tue Sep 26, 2017 4:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Portland, OR (PDX) - Airlines missing profitable opportunities...?
Replies: 65
Views: 5186

Re: Portland, OR (PDX) - Airlines missing profitable opportunities...?

Hey all, Since I'm a PDX native, I'm always a bit annoyed to see SEA getting all of the new routes, and PDX constantly getting the shaft. With this being said, I don't ever expect PDX to top SEA in terms of passenger traffic and new routes. However, It seems like there would be more opportunities f...

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by MaxTrimm
Thu Sep 21, 2017 10:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Airlines to purchase up to 40 787-9 aircraft
Replies: 154
Views: 23621

Re: Turkish Orders 40 787 Dreamliners

Not confirmed. They are showing intent at signing the LOI.

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by MaxTrimm
Thu Sep 21, 2017 2:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL new summer 2018 transatlantic flights
Replies: 192
Views: 25380

Re: DL new summer 2018 transatlantic flights

FSDan wrote:
MaxTrimm wrote:
UA announced EWR-PDL last week. That’s (I’m sure) the reason they are starting it.


No, they announced EWR-OPO.

That’s what I was thinking! I got the P’s mixed up.

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by MaxTrimm
Thu Sep 21, 2017 2:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL new summer 2018 transatlantic flights
Replies: 192
Views: 25380

Re: DL new summer 2018 transatlantic flights

UA announced EWR-PDL last week. That’s (I’m sure) the reason they are starting it.

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by MaxTrimm
Tue Sep 19, 2017 3:00 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Is this Forum too US centric?
Replies: 61
Views: 3402

Re: Is this Forum too US centric?

Yes, it's very US centric. Was looking at the new BA destinationt thread earlier- I'd say 75% of the replies were mentioning the same 3 US cities when there are countless other route possiblities, and it ended up being the Seychelles. I would love to see more discussion about air travel in China, su...

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by MaxTrimm
Mon Sep 18, 2017 11:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA accelerates 747-400 retirement
Replies: 423
Views: 89243

Re: UA accelerates 747-400 retirement

Apparently economy seats were selling for $551 a pop. Pricey to say the least. Sold out in about 90 minutes, though

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by MaxTrimm
Mon Sep 18, 2017 1:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington State air service discussion 2017
Replies: 330
Views: 26707

Re: Washington State air service discussion

Here's the load factors for international airlines at SEA for the month of March: Air Canada: 73% ANA: 80% Asiana: 81% British Airways: 85% Condor: 93%. Seems unusually strong, but ok. Emirates: 57%. I think this was the month that the 2nd daily flight was eliminated, EVA Air: 73%. 16% drop from Ma...

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by MaxTrimm
Sun Sep 17, 2017 11:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pakistan aviation thread - 2017
Replies: 167
Views: 16641

Re: Pakistan Aviation Thread

http://layoverhub.net/pia-lost-a310/
PIA actually lost one of their A310's in Europe.
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Here's a good start: http://layoverhub.net/pia-lost-a310/
PIA actually lost one of their A310's in Europe.

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by MaxTrimm
Tue Sep 12, 2017 5:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska new livery update
Replies: 55
Views: 9364

Re: Alaska new livery update

I would say as many as 60-70% of the 738's are painted and 50-60% of the 739's. I think all of the E175's are in the new livery (including the SkyWest ones) and obviously none of the Dash 8's are painted.

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by MaxTrimm
Thu Sep 07, 2017 11:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hurricane Irma's Impact on Aviation
Replies: 391
Views: 51583

Re: If Airbus Is Listening: send A380s to MIA!

It's not quite that easy. I wish it was! Will be a long few days for those stranded travelers.

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by MaxTrimm
Thu Sep 07, 2017 3:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WOW Launching DFW
Replies: 47
Views: 7157

Re: WOW Launching DFW

Flyers out of ATL must be livid that another city got a KEF flight before them. Trust me, we Atlantans have a lot more patience than those in the Midwest do when it comes to new airlines. That explains why u only have 1 airline apart from lccs That makes no sense. Congrats to DFW! Made a bit of a r...

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by MaxTrimm
Tue Sep 05, 2017 4:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington State air service discussion 2017
Replies: 330
Views: 26707

Re: Washington State air service discussion

Is the awful smoke from the fires causing any flight disruptions? It's getting worse every day here in the Tri-Cities and I can't imagine Yakima or Wenatchee.

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by MaxTrimm
Wed Aug 30, 2017 1:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Finnair to launch Nanjing in 2018
Replies: 33
Views: 3962

Re: Finnair to launch Nanjing in 2018

Very impressive Asian network these guys have going. What's next? Shenzhen?

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by MaxTrimm
Tue Aug 29, 2017 4:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China considers changing, "one route, one airline" policy
Replies: 23
Views: 5878

Re: China considers changing, "one route, one airline" policy

http://layoverhub.net/caac-considers-al ... al-routes/ Should be a good analysis for anyone wanting some details on the matter
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My friend wrote on this topic here: http://layoverhub.net/caac-considers-al ... al-routes/ Should be a good analysis for anyone wanting some details on the matter

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by MaxTrimm
Sun Aug 27, 2017 7:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hurricane Harvey and Houston airports
Replies: 546
Views: 65949

Re: Hurricane Harvey and Houston airports

https://twitter.com/abc/status/901878120478846981 This is a runway at Hobby apparently. Southwest may be regretting leaving planes there.
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https://twitter.com/abc/status/901878120478846981 This is a runway at Hobby apparently. Southwest may be regretting leaving planes there.

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by MaxTrimm
Sun Aug 27, 2017 6:43 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: YYZ Planespotting
Replies: 5
Views: 4690

Re: YYZ Planespotting

http://layoverhub.net/spotter-guide-tor ... l-airport/
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Here is well put-together spotting guide for YYZ if anyone still needs it: http://layoverhub.net/spotter-guide-tor ... l-airport/

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by MaxTrimm
Sun Aug 27, 2017 6:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington State air service discussion 2017
Replies: 330
Views: 26707

Re: Washington State air service discussion

Spirit is dropping LAX-SEA in Winter.

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by MaxTrimm
Sun Aug 27, 2017 5:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hurricane Harvey and Houston airports
Replies: 546
Views: 65949

Re: Hurricane Harvey and Houston airports

Southwest has 15 aircraft on the ground at HOU according to FR24

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by MaxTrimm
Sat Aug 26, 2017 4:14 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Worst Airline Fleet Choice (Regrettable Aircraft Purchases)?
Replies: 49
Views: 3603

Re: Worst Airline Fleet Choice (Regrettable Aircraft Purchases)?

MH and the A380's?

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by MaxTrimm
Wed Aug 23, 2017 6:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CVG and STL new airline announcements tomorrow
Replies: 41
Views: 5238

Re: CVG and STL new airline announcements tomorrow

Doesn't AC have a big YUL announcement for the 23rd? Makes sense if its a bunch of American routes on AC Express

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by MaxTrimm
Sun Aug 20, 2017 5:38 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Two Connected Flights, Same Aircraft
Replies: 19
Views: 852

Re: Two Connected Flights, Same Aircraft

YVR-SEA-PSC on the same Delta CRJ-700

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by MaxTrimm
Sun Aug 20, 2017 1:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates New Regional Routes
Replies: 72
Views: 14460

Re: Emirates New Regional Routes

For some reason instead of opening new routes I can see EK putting 787's or A350's on flights where the daily 77W is overkill and previously their best option. Think routes like LCA and such

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by MaxTrimm
Sat Aug 19, 2017 11:28 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What's the most number of stops you've made on a trip between two cities?
Replies: 72
Views: 2907

Re: What's the most number of stops you've made on a trip between two cities?

Nadi, Fiji to Pasco, Washington. Nadi-Los Angeles-Houston-Denver-Pasco. So three

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by MaxTrimm
Sat Aug 19, 2017 3:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington State air service discussion 2017
Replies: 330
Views: 26707

Re: Washington State air service discussion

http://www.flytricities.com/assets/docs ... l-2017.pdf
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PSC is down 6% year-to-date. http://www.flytricities.com/assets/docs ... l-2017.pdf

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by MaxTrimm
Mon Aug 14, 2017 5:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DEN picks up Westjet
Replies: 33
Views: 5342

DEN picks up Westjet

https://www.westjet.com/en-ca/travel-in ... 17:twitter
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Another international carrier added to DEN's arsenal.
DEN-YYC daily starting March 8th, 2018.
https://www.westjet.com/en-ca/travel-in ... 17:twitter

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by MaxTrimm
Fri Aug 11, 2017 8:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian Schedules new LGW-JFK-LGW and challenges Europeans to See New York City in 1 day
Replies: 61
Views: 9157

Re: Norwegian Schedules new LGW-JFK-LGW and challenges Europeans to See New York City in 1 day

That would be cool if they ran a tour bus service across the city. Like a hop-on hop-off thing they do in most touristy areas. Pretty cool idea, disregarding the fact that you will be spending more time on a plane than on the ground.

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by MaxTrimm
Wed Aug 09, 2017 4:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's in store for Cheyenne?
Replies: 12
Views: 1718

Re: What's in store for Cheyenne?

I think SLC on DL is your best bet

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by MaxTrimm
Fri Jul 28, 2017 3:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS 30 more markets by 2018
Replies: 109
Views: 9232

Re: AS 30 more markets by 2018

dc10lover wrote:
Instead of flying to Seattle & Portland all the time from Spokane, why not Spokane to California routes?

Someone needed to say it!

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by MaxTrimm
Thu Jul 27, 2017 6:08 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: QX Q400 in SEA and PDX
Replies: 2
Views: 304

Re: QX Q400 in SEA and PDX

Yes, but on some occasions they will park too close and only the front door will be used. 90% of the time they use both at both airports

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by MaxTrimm
Thu Jul 20, 2017 4:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Significant System Wide Frontier Announcement Tuesday July 18th
Replies: 312
Views: 37980

Re: Significant System Wide Frontier Announcement Tuesday July 18th

http://layoverhub.net/frontier-airlines ... ew-routes/
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I was able to compile all of the available schedules and routes to make a list and article about the expansion and the flights added and subtracted from the network. Here it is: http://layoverhub.net/frontier-airlines ... ew-routes/

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by MaxTrimm
Wed Jul 19, 2017 7:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United U.S - China Secondary Growth
Replies: 92
Views: 9291

Re: United U.S - China Secondary Growth

They are having a hard time competing against the heavily government subsidized Chinese carriers.

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by MaxTrimm
Sat Jul 15, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Potential accident involving AC 759 prevented at SFO.
Replies: 264
Views: 58720

Re: Potential accident involving AC 759 prevented at SFO.

http://layoverhub.net/air-canada-759-a- ... r-averted/
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I was able to recap all of the events and some research behind the potential cause (fatigue). Here's the link: http://layoverhub.net/air-canada-759-a- ... r-averted/

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by MaxTrimm
Mon Jul 03, 2017 8:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Next new international carrier/route for SJC?
Replies: 31
Views: 4241

Re: Next new international carrier/route for SJC?

I heard from a very reputable source LH was doing dismal on it's SJC flights

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by MaxTrimm
Sat Jul 01, 2017 6:40 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: plane details / registrations history
Replies: 10
Views: 1298

Re: plane details / registrations history

What sites did you use to find the information on your old flights?

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by MaxTrimm
Tue Jun 27, 2017 9:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Current 767-400 routes?
Replies: 14
Views: 3697

Re: Current 767-400 routes?

SyracuseAvGeek wrote:
DL
ATL-SAN

That's a 76W route. Only time it may be a 764 is for an Atlanta Falcons charter

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by MaxTrimm
Tue Jun 27, 2017 8:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Current 767-400 routes?
Replies: 14
Views: 3697

Re: Current 767-400 routes?

Off the top of my head:
DL:
ATL-FCO
ATL-LHR
ATL-CDG
JFK-PRG
JFK-VCE
JFK-MAD

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by MaxTrimm
Tue Jun 20, 2017 9:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA cancels CRJ flights from PHX due to extreme heat
Replies: 29
Views: 9285

Re: Regional airliners and heat...

It's not as much a regional aircraft thing as it is a manufacturer thing. Bombardier only publishes performance stats up to 116 degrees farenheit, and obviously you can't fly a plane if the manufacturer doesn't give you any performance data. It's 117 in Phoenix right now.

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by MaxTrimm
Mon Jun 19, 2017 2:19 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Will flights from Wenatchee to San Francisco fail?
Replies: 8
Views: 647

Re: Will flights from Wenatchee to San Francisco fail?

There is virtually no chance of this happening IMO. I can see them picking up an SLC flight well before SFO. In fact, I have a sneaking suspicion that the SFO flight from PSC isn't exactly performing very well. Obviously the yields may be great, but checking seat maps usually show at least some empt...

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by MaxTrimm
Wed Jun 14, 2017 4:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airports that had potential that never made it
Replies: 107
Views: 13513

Re: Airports that had potential that never made it

ONT- Sizeable airport with hardly any traffic

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by MaxTrimm
Tue Jun 13, 2017 10:59 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Chances of Being Bumped from my ATL-EYW-ATL flights
Replies: 5
Views: 596

Re: Chances of Being Bumped from my ATL-EYW-ATL flights

The airline will only bump the people that "mean the least" to the flight. These are last people to check in, bought the cheapest tickets, booked within days of the flight, etc. Your chances are slim to none.

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by MaxTrimm
Sun Jun 11, 2017 2:13 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What's The Most "exotic" Airport You've Flown To?
Replies: 110
Views: 7602

Re: What's The Most

Shenzhen, China or Launceston, Tasmania.

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by MaxTrimm
Sat Jun 10, 2017 1:57 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Shortest connection you would risk for long haul flights?
Replies: 49
Views: 2244

Re: Shortest connection you would risk for long haul flights?

Despite ZRH being very convienient transfer airport, I don't think I would risk an under-2 hour connection on an international flight regardless.

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by MaxTrimm
Fri Jun 09, 2017 9:35 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Closest Flying Aircraft To You At This Moment: Flightradar24
Replies: 85
Views: 2985

Re: Closest Flying Aircraft To You At This Moment: Flightradar24

LH450 FRA-LAX 748 D-ABYP

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