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by 727LOVER
Sat Mar 25, 2017 10:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant mistakenly boards elderly grandparents on a flight to Ogdensburg instead of Grand Rapids
Replies: 25
Views: 3542

Re: Allegiant mistakenly boards elderly grandparents on a flight to Ogdensburg instead of Grand Rapids

FlyUSAir wrote:
Hey, at least they got to a destination at all. That's all you can ask for when you fly on G4. Want to actually get to your actual destination in one piece you fly on AA/UA/DL/WN/B6/AS/VX/NK/F9.


And whom exactly has not gotten to their destination in one piece flying G4?

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by 727LOVER
Fri Mar 24, 2017 6:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Elite announces AVL-VRB 2x/week starting May 25
Replies: 1
Views: 337

Re: Elite announces AVL-VRB 2x/week starting May 25

Well.it is on their route map. SRQ/VRB-TLH never started, but it was all over the Tallahassee press. Did Elite quit DEN, IAH & BKG?

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by 727LOVER
Thu Mar 23, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Aircraft Schedule Strategy
Replies: 14
Views: 3105

Re: DL Aircraft Schedule Strategy

I was @ FLL for a few days about 2 weeks ago....saw one DL757.....thought that to be unusual

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by 727LOVER
Wed Mar 22, 2017 5:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 BOS-RSW...why so many flights?
Replies: 43
Views: 4563

Re: B6 BOS-RSW...why so many flights?

RL757PVD wrote:
Spring training, spring break and school vacations... its the peak of the peak season


Really doesn't explain why there's more than MCO or FLL


...and again....
no one was even flying this before B6's buildup in BOS.????

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by 727LOVER
Wed Mar 22, 2017 5:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Airlines expansion in Charlotte
Replies: 27
Views: 3664

Re: Southwest Airlines expansion in Charlotte

msycajun wrote:
Are we really going to have a thread on a different WN city every day?


SURE....why not ?

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by 727LOVER
Wed Mar 22, 2017 4:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 BOS-RSW...why so many flights?
Replies: 43
Views: 4563

B6 BOS-RSW...why so many flights?

Checking some random days 7 flights on Thursday March 30 8 flights on Friday March 31 9 flights on Saturday April 1 This is MORE than BOS-FLL or BOS-MCO. Its practically double BOS-TPA Also, it is way more than JFK-RSW 9 flights and no one was even flying this before B6's buildup in BOS. I am curiou...

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by 727LOVER
Wed Mar 22, 2017 3:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Could Delta and United switch gates at EWR?
Replies: 8
Views: 1106

Re: Could Delta and United switch gates at EWR?

They still use buses @ EWR? I remember those days back in the 90s. Isnt that why the rail was built

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by 727LOVER
Wed Mar 22, 2017 3:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Airlines expansion in Charlotte
Replies: 27
Views: 3664

Re: Southwest Airlines expansion in Charlotte

[quote="jplatts]Southwest has plenty of opportunities to expand in Charlotte,.[/quote]

I believe the problem is WN does not have enough gates. There is an expansion of A at the moment, I think. When it's done, they may be able to get 2 more gates

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by 727LOVER
Sun Mar 19, 2017 12:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What airlines still fly factory-delivered 737 classics?
Replies: 27
Views: 5973

Re: What airlines still fly factory-delivered 737 classics?

All of these noted so far....are factory-delivered, correct?

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by 727LOVER
Sat Mar 18, 2017 7:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What airlines still fly factory-delivered 737 classics?
Replies: 27
Views: 5973

What airlines still fly factory-delivered 737 classics?

If it's through a merger/acquisition, you can still count it as factory-delivered

These two...both on the way out this year.



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by 727LOVER
Sat Mar 18, 2017 2:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA vacates LGB slots; WN wins slots
Replies: 19
Views: 5293

Re: AA vacates LGB slots; WN wins slots

What airlines have served all 5 so cal airports?

LAX, LGB, ONT, SNA, BUR

EDIT: including old ones

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by 727LOVER
Thu Mar 16, 2017 6:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Icelandair @ MCO
Replies: 3
Views: 1301

Re: Icelandair @ MCO

dabpit wrote:
It normally flies out the next day with the same crew that came in the day before. They only fly in 5 days a week.



The new TPA flight will be doing that too

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by 727LOVER
Wed Mar 15, 2017 10:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SFO to Get First Public Pre-Security USA Outdoor Observation Deck?
Replies: 34
Views: 3252

Re: SFO to Get First Public Pre-Security USA Outdoor Observation Deck?

So we are clear, I believe the OP is talking about observation decks within the terminal, not at the end of runways accessible by car. SRQ has 2. The one on top of the terminal sucks beyond belief. However the one on the east next to the terminal is nice. 2597136 Are the ones @ CLE & ABE still o...

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by 727LOVER
Wed Mar 15, 2017 6:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: I do not eat McDonalds much, but...
Replies: 60
Views: 2174

Re: I do not eat McDonalds much, but...

I noticed the McRib is back...had one yesterday...YUM

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by 727LOVER
Wed Mar 15, 2017 5:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: U.S. Airports and Cost Per Enplanement; Comparisons? List?
Replies: 56
Views: 3439

Re: U.S. Airports and Cost Per Enplanement; Comparisons? List?

YEP

TPA $5.20

PIE $1.65

SRQ$11.15

PGD$0.00

RSW$7.61


Um Hum,....

Want to know why SRQ is struggling?....

right THERE !!!!!

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by 727LOVER
Wed Mar 15, 2017 5:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH Pilot Dispute Settled
Replies: 9
Views: 2665

Re: LH Pilot Dispute Settled

So will "LUFTHANSA" show up on these aircraft?

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by 727LOVER
Tue Mar 14, 2017 10:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL operations in FLL and MIA
Replies: 17
Views: 2299

Re: DL operations in FLL and MIA

FSDan wrote:
727LOVER wrote:
I was in S Florida for 34 days last week...


That's impressive. I've only ever managed to fit 7 days into a week :).

yeah OOPS on that....make that 4 days ! LOL

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by 727LOVER
Tue Mar 14, 2017 9:29 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: MIA-VRB-TPA-MIA 1972- Electra and 727-200
Replies: 16
Views: 3632

Re: MIA-VRB-TPA-MIA 1972- Electra and 727-200

Oh WOW....you were on DONNA?

This thread brings up a lot of memories about TPA in the 70s. Looks like the NA flight was from gate 66, way before Pan Am altered it slightly (I always hated that)

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by 727LOVER
Tue Mar 14, 2017 8:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL operations in FLL and MIA
Replies: 17
Views: 2299

Re: DL operations in FLL and MIA

N85M wrote:
It seems to me that DL is bigger in FLL than MIA, is that a true statement?


DL moved the bulk of their S Florida operations from MIA to FLL around 1972/1973

Actually, except for the obvious one, but isn't everybody (US & Canada) bigger @ FLL than MIA?

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by 727LOVER
Tue Mar 14, 2017 8:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL operations in FLL and MIA
Replies: 17
Views: 2299

Re: DL operations in FLL and MIA

DL SFL Ops - Destinations Served: Non-Stop from FLL: ATL BOS CVG DTW MSP JFK LGA RDU SEA Non-Stop from MIA: ATL CMH (Saturday only - E175 service) DCA (Saturday only - E175 service) DTW HAV IND (Saturday only - E175 service) LAX MSP JFK LGA MCO RDU (Saturday only - CR7 service) SLC So it's 9 destin...

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by 727LOVER
Mon Mar 13, 2017 9:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MD11's at RSW
Replies: 4
Views: 1005

Re: MD11's at RSW

D U P L I C A T E......please delete

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by 727LOVER
Mon Mar 13, 2017 9:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MD11's at RSW
Replies: 4
Views: 1005

Re: MD11's at RSW

I believe that this is the 3rd thread on this subject in the last month. I was @ RSW yesterday and went down to their location to take a look. Some are all white & some say WESTERN GLOBAL on them in billboard titles.

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by 727LOVER
Mon Mar 13, 2017 5:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why is JAX so underserved?
Replies: 82
Views: 7317

Re: Why is JAX so underserved?

I grew up and lived in Gainesville until I graduated from college in '02. Jacksonville is very close, and it could take as little as 45 minutes to get there, but the airport is pretty north of the city which added quite a bit of time. Gainesville to Jacksonville in 45 minutes?!! 1. Do you need spec...

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by 727LOVER
Mon Mar 13, 2017 5:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why is JAX so underserved?
Replies: 82
Views: 7317

Re: Why is JAX so underserved?

Let me point out, JAX---one of the WORST airports for spotting/photography. I think JAX is very lucky to have AC and G4 I mean, what is the JAX-YYZ market? Tourists? I know Jacksonville has beaches, but most don't think of tourism with Jacksonville. As for G4, what vacation packages does G4 market w...

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by 727LOVER
Thu Mar 09, 2017 5:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Mid Sized Markets That Could Support A Route To Asia?
Replies: 52
Views: 5996

Re: US Mid Sized Markets That Could Support A Route To Asia?

LAXdude1023 wrote:
CLT - Despite the size of the hub, I don't see what it offers to Asia connections that isn't obtained by a combo of DFW and ORD. If Im AA and looking to add an NRT flight, Id go with PHL.


LOL...isn't the main reason CLT is building a new 12, 000 ft runway, for Asian flights?

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by 727LOVER
Tue Mar 07, 2017 3:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Judge rules in Tweed New Haven (HVN) Airport's favor to lengthen runway; Trial Scheduled for February 2017
Replies: 50
Views: 3883

Re: Judge rules in Tweed New Haven (HVN) Airport's favor to lengthen runway; Trial Scheduled for February 2017

I assume Bridgeport folks go to NYC. With some new service, maybe HVN could attract from Bridgeport The ride on I-95 to HVN sure beats the ride in the other direction to NYC airports. Done it before and many times I-95 toward NY is a parking lot. Oh, I know brother...used to live in West Haven 1. W...

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by 727LOVER
Tue Mar 07, 2017 2:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Judge rules in Tweed New Haven (HVN) Airport's favor to lengthen runway; Trial Scheduled for February 2017
Replies: 50
Views: 3883

Re: Judge rules in Tweed New Haven (HVN) Airport's favor to lengthen runway; Trial Scheduled for February 2017

I assume Bridgeport folks go to NYC. With some new service, maybe HVN could attract from Bridgeport

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by 727LOVER
Mon Mar 06, 2017 8:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Silencing Oppositon: It Begins
Replies: 18
Views: 828

Re: Silencing Oppositon: It Begins

Gosh, it almost sounds as if a presidential administration is using the IRS to target its political opponents or something. Oh wait, nevermind...that already happened under Obama. DID IT ? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IRS_targeting_controversy the FBI told Fox News that its investigation had found...

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by 727LOVER
Mon Mar 06, 2017 3:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Another Indian-origin man shot dead in US, in South Carolina
Replies: 22
Views: 671

Re: Another Indian-origin man shot dead in US, in South Carolina

SIGH :crying: must EVERYTHING be about politics these days?

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by 727LOVER
Fri Mar 03, 2017 8:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anti Trump leftist arrested for bomb threats to Jewish community centers!!
Replies: 25
Views: 751

Re: Anti Trump leftist arrested for bomb threats to Jewish community centers!!

http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/texa ... l-45889054


NIKV69 wrote:
Wow no confederate flag, no white guy? Oh the humanity!


Did my confederate flag story bother you? :roll:
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I'll counter.
http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/texa ... l-45889054


NIKV69 wrote:
Wow no confederate flag, no white guy? Oh the humanity!


Did my confederate flag story bother you? :roll:

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by 727LOVER
Fri Mar 03, 2017 6:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Racist couple gets lengthy prison sentence
Replies: 36
Views: 767

Racist couple gets lengthy prison sentence

Remember this story? There were a group of people were protesting South Carolina's removal of the confederate flag. They were going around in their big trucks threatening black people including a child's birthday party in a park. They were big & bad on that day...but now they are paying the pric...

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by 727LOVER
Wed Mar 01, 2017 8:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump's speech
Replies: 69
Views: 1441

Re: Trump's speech

There are reports on TWITTER (not really reliable)...that some Dems didn't stand during tribute to that Navy Seal. I just watced the television replay, I didn't see anything Debbie whats-her-face is one they were pointing out. Anyone else see this? The downfall of Obama 60% approval rating out the d...

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by 727LOVER
Wed Mar 01, 2017 7:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Moody's May Downgrade Kansas Again
Replies: 6
Views: 331

Re: Moody's May Downgrade Kansas Again

Fake news. It's Mother Jones...the source who revealed Mitt Romney's 47% comment (even though he never denied it). We should trust Breitbart and the Washington Times who will know that this is just Wall Street elites set to intervene with GOP politics in Kansas. It isn't fake news. Maybe you don't ...

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by 727LOVER
Wed Mar 01, 2017 3:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TPA new rental car facility issue
Replies: 19
Views: 2660

Re: TPA new rental car facility issue

The south taxiway connector was just redone also. Hope there's no issues with that.

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by 727LOVER
Tue Feb 28, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Luton rumour
Replies: 73
Views: 13485

Re: JetBlue Luton rumour

User001 wrote:
JetBlue have supposedly been looking at Glasgow, Manchester, Birmingham, Stansted, Luton and Gatwick in the UK as possible starts when they get the A321LR



Have they ordered this plane ? :confused:

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by 727LOVER
Tue Feb 28, 2017 1:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue ORH (Worcester) Plans?
Replies: 51
Views: 3977

Re: JetBlue ORH (Worcester) Plans?

From the article:
Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito and officials from the Massachusetts Port Authority and JetBlue Airways Corp. are scheduled to be at Worcester Regional Airport on Tuesday for an announcement about air service.

No way the Lt Gov is there if this is bad news

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by 727LOVER
Fri Feb 24, 2017 7:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What airports in US still have airline logos on jetways?
Replies: 49
Views: 5494

Re: What airports in US still have airline logos on jetways?

I realize it is a great source of revenue to allow HSBC or some other company to advertise on jetways but I think it is extremely tacky and preferred when most jetways had the airline logo on them. The airport logos don't bother me as much, but still prefer the airline logo over that when they are ...

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by 727LOVER
Fri Feb 24, 2017 6:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why isn't the 764 more successful on TATL flights?
Replies: 62
Views: 11984

Re: Why isn't the 764 more successful on TATL flights?

It has actually been the most successful on TATL flights. Looking at planned routes for this summer: 764 routes that are not TATL DL ATL-LIM DL ATL-EZE UA IAD-IAH UA IAD-GRU UA IAD-HNL Are you trolling? There are 1,528 764 flights this month and 54% are TATL, another 20% or so go to Asia. A bunch o...

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by 727LOVER
Thu Feb 23, 2017 5:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Retirements schedule
Replies: 23
Views: 2676

Re: Retirements schedule

Where did you get this date? 29th October United 744 I had heared it would be December AA MD-80 In an SEC filing, AA stated that they would start off 2018 with 32...and the would be gone by end of year...mid/late August, I presume Honestly, going out to end of year 2020, is a little too far. That's ...

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by 727LOVER
Wed Feb 22, 2017 2:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NK announces Pittsburgh
Replies: 33
Views: 4975

Re: NK announces Pittsburgh

How far apart are LBE & PIT ?

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by 727LOVER
Mon Feb 20, 2017 4:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eastern's Boeing 757-225 any left flying
Replies: 23
Views: 5943

Re: Eastern's Boeing 757-225 any left flying

Didn't N516EA crash into the Atlantic Ocean off the Dominican Republic?

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by 727LOVER
Sun Feb 19, 2017 9:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Should Delta make Orlando International their South American hub?
Replies: 31
Views: 4788

Re: Should Delta make Orlando International their South American hub?

jumbojet wrote:
flyguy84 wrote:
No.


why not, GRU works.


I could only see GIG, PTY & CCS working LIM doubtful

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by 727LOVER
Sun Feb 19, 2017 7:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN Schedule Release 2/23/17 Predictions
Replies: 152
Views: 13868

Re: WN Schedule Release 2/23/17 Predictions

wnflyguy wrote:
MHT is a profitable city it's not going anywhere.
Flyguy


Well if you absolutely KNOW that, for a fact....then tell us, what is unprofitable?

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