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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Fri Jan 11, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 29
Views: 2410

Re: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2019

Why does it seem like everytime FLL and MIA are in one thread the majority always wants to see Miami take all of FLLs service? Why can’t it ever be FLL has had a good run lately let’s see if they can keep it up and potential new services for them. Everypost is which airline will jump ship for MIA n...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Fri Jan 11, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 29
Views: 2410

Re: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2019

MIA will be partially closing Concourse G this weekend as a result of the government shutdown causing TSA staffing shortages. https://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/community/miami-dade/article224260800.html I am flying out of MIA today and expect this to become a regular feature at many airports (...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Mon Jan 07, 2019 9:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 188
Views: 19659

Re: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019

I just realized with gov't shutdown, the fare total might not be available until that's over. bummer. JFK and MCO are not doing great due to the PR weakness. BOS-SJU is quite profitable as a monopoly. I think they are trying to run DL off JFK-SJU/STI/SDQ. A lot of capacity next summer out of JFK. W...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Sun Jan 06, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/6/2019: FI Axes KEF-BWI; DL to HHH,Earlier Drop of SEA-YEG
Replies: 50
Views: 8442

Re: OAG Changes 1/6/2019: FI Axes KEF-BWI; DL to HHH,Earlier Drop of SEA-YEG

Thanks as always enilria!

This one is somewhat interesting:

Now Just MAR/APR
*WG DAB-YYZ FEB 0.3>0[0]

Not sure if that means WG isn't committed to DAB beyond 2019. Let's see.

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Wed Jan 02, 2019 5:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 29
Views: 2410

Re: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2019

A few predictions: 1- We finally see Miami to the Far East. Whether it's NRT, HKG or some other point I am not sure. 2- Southwest draws down FLL substantially, shifting much of the international flying to HOU or BWI. Many domestic routes are axed also or frequency reduced. This does not happen if B6...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Sun Dec 23, 2018 4:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 12/23/2018:9X Adds PBI-TPA;AA Drops AMA-PHX;AS Drops MKE-PDX;DL Adds BOS-CLE
Replies: 80
Views: 11520

Re: OAG Changes 12/23/2018:9X Adds PBI-TPA;AA Drops AMA-PHX;AS Drops MKE-PDX;DL Adds BOS-CLE

It's interesting to see F9 back on DEN-FLL per this report. Dropping that route which three other carriers fly was the first sign they were moving FLL service to MIA. Eventually closed FLL. Now have reopened it and seem to be ramping back up slightly again. Appears FLL-ISP on F9 *may* have chased WN...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Tue Dec 18, 2018 11:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA return to Pakistan- announce LHR-ISB flights
Replies: 98
Views: 12718

Re: BA return to Pakistan- announce LHR-ISB flights

Galwayman wrote:
Great news but 3 days a week for a major network carrier is just weird . There doesn’t seem to be a strategy really


LHR-MAA was only 2x a week for years. A new India-UK bilateral and the 788 made it a viable daily route.

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Mon Dec 17, 2018 9:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 12/16/2018:AS Drops ATL-PDX;DL Drops ASE-LAX, Adds MEX-MSP;UA Dops SFO-MIA, Adds SFO-YYZ
Replies: 67
Views: 10385

Re: OAG Changes 12/16/2018:AS Drops ATL-PDX;DL Drops ASE-LAX, Adds MEX-MSP;UA Dops SFO-MIA, Adds SFO-YYZ

Kirby came over from AA he should know how to compete in this market against AA instead he gives up completely which means once this route is canceled UA's only nonstop route from the entire state of California to Southern Florida's east coast is a single nonstop SFO-FLL. It is crazy and ridiculous...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Mon Dec 17, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 12/16/2018:AS Drops ATL-PDX;DL Drops ASE-LAX, Adds MEX-MSP;UA Dops SFO-MIA, Adds SFO-YYZ
Replies: 67
Views: 10385

Re: OAG Changes 12/16/2018:AS Drops ATL-PDX;DL Drops ASE-LAX, Adds MEX-MSP;UA Dops SFO-MIA, Adds SFO-YYZ

UA dropping SFO to MIA? That's crazy! Kirby came over from AA he should know how to compete in this market against AA instead he gives up completely which means once this route is canceled UA's only nonstop route from the entire state of California to Southern Florida's east coast is a single nonst...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Dec 06, 2018 12:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Silver (3M) to start DAB-FLL in January
Replies: 61
Views: 5316

Re: Silver (3M) to start DAB-FLL in January

Wouldn't surprise me actually. I think MLB is about to go through a pretty big expansion, they are adding an exit off the interstate that directly links it up with the airport. They wouldn't do this unless there was an actual financial incentive with it. Also hearing some rumors about F9 starting s...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Nov 29, 2018 12:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian to start Miami
Replies: 37
Views: 5649

Re: Norwegian to start Miami

I'm not sure what BA does. FLL was on BA's radar years ago and LGW-FLL was rumored to start as early as 2005. Still they didn't pull the trigger for a decade until DY/D8 became a threat. So maybe they retreat completely to Miami OR just clean up the remaining FLL-preference traffic now. I flew LGW-...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Nov 29, 2018 12:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian to start Miami
Replies: 37
Views: 5649

Re: Norwegian to start Miami

I'd pick to fly out of FLL over MIA any day. Hopefully BA stays, as when you add in baggage + seat + meal their prices are not much different than Norwegian. I'm not sure what BA does. FLL was on BA's radar years ago and LGW-FLL was rumored to start as early as 2005. Still they didn't pull the trig...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Wed Nov 28, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian to start Miami
Replies: 37
Views: 5649

Re: Norwegian to start Miami

I'd pick to fly out of FLL over MIA any day. Hopefully BA stays, as when you add in baggage + seat + meal their prices are not much different than Norwegian. I'm not sure what BA does. FLL was on BA's radar years ago and LGW-FLL was rumored to start as early as 2005. Still they didn't pull the trig...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Tue Nov 27, 2018 3:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SkyTeam and 9W: DL a potential saviour?
Replies: 10
Views: 2512

Re: SkyTeam and 9W: DL a potential saviour?

LAX772LR wrote:
SkyTeam hasn't had great luck in MAA... though not for lack of effort.

Heck, even DL briefly flew to MAA last decade, with its own metal.


Yep, I flew DL to MAA in 2006. AF also briefly flew to MAA I believe . Both pulled out pretty quickly.

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Fri Nov 23, 2018 4:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: BE being bought for £2.2m by a consortium including VS, Stobart Group and Cyrus Capital
Replies: 326
Views: 53410

Re: Sky News: Virgin Atlantic and Flybe in talks

C - I think you overestimate the value of the brand and especially its “global reach”. See what Alaska did with the Virgin brand in the US. And I think you don’t know that there are many more Virgin brands in the USA other than Virgin America. There is Virgin Mobile, Virgin Galactic, Virgin Hyperlo...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Tue Nov 20, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indian Aviation Thread - 2018 (2)
Replies: 2425
Views: 153400

Re: Indian Aviation Thread - 2018 (2)

I remember when Indigo started flying to Bangkok 5 years back from Delhi, they started with all the usual fanfare, but eventually dropped the route. And the crew cost was one of the reason they decided not to do it. Between putting up the crew in a Hotel, paying for they layover, they realised they...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Sun Oct 28, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida aviation thread - 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 16708

Re: South Florida aviation thread - 2018

I wonder if we'll ever see new service of significance from PBI? FLL's rising costs and congestion doesn't seem to have slowed the airport - growth might be down but major service cuts haven't happened yet. PBI continues to struggle for service. It's so bad now I know many family and friends in Palm...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Sat Oct 27, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: helicopter crash in Leicester
Replies: 33
Views: 9032

Re: helicopter crash in Leicester

Horrible news. As a football fan terrible for Leicester City - he's an owner that gave SO much to that club and by extension the people of that city.

Routinely the helicopter comes in and out before and after Foxes matches. Never been a hint of a problem that I know of previously.

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Fri Oct 26, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why are the US3 so weak in India and China?
Replies: 90
Views: 10433

Re: Why are the US3 so weak in India and China?

The US3 seem to be having a rough time in India and China. You would think that there would be plenty of demand between the two countries but this is obviously not the case. Why? I've gone to India 15 times in the last two decades. Exactly once I flew a US airline into and out of India and that was...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Oct 25, 2018 8:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Any chances of FLL or MIA to KEF?
Replies: 28
Views: 2177

Re: Any chances of FLL or MIA to KEF?

I think Icelandair coming to FLL can be possible. They codeshare with jetBlue and I’m sure that even with the heavy competition faced by DY, the extra bookings that come along with the codeshare would help offset some of the profit loss caused by Norwegian. I honestly think they could support a 4x ...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Fri Oct 19, 2018 3:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida aviation thread - 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 16708

Re: South Florida aviation thread - 2018

Could any other ULCC, besides F9, come into MIA? There has to be space in the South Terminal somewhere. I thought NK might eventually leave FLL due to B6 and WN competition. Many Latin routes would fit as well if not better from MIA. But for whatever reason they're still growing FLL and now growing...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Wed Oct 17, 2018 7:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread 2018
Replies: 884
Views: 89269

Re: JetBlue Network Thread 2018

Which is why I think you see jetblue really digging in and building on strength. With all core 321s coming it should get better. Also looking at your numbers I think we can see how great the 220 will be for jetblue. That plane should really help some of these routes. They can upgague and use a plan...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Wed Oct 17, 2018 7:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread 2018
Replies: 884
Views: 89269

Re: JetBlue Network Thread 2018

FLL-JAX was actually a WN route before B6 came in. WN axed the route in the past and I believe B6 started the day after WN ended it. Correct. Lots of anxiety down here when WN axed the route leaving people to AA's mercy out of MIA. B6 announced the route before WN departed and started it soon after...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Tue Oct 16, 2018 11:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread 2018
Replies: 884
Views: 89269

Re: JetBlue Network Thread 2018

WN just pulled out of DC/EWR-FLL showing B6 is strong in their core markets even against the bigger guys. If you step back it seem like they know what they are doing and doing it quite well. WN will still be serving FLL nonstop from DCA and BWI after the discontinuation of WN IAD-FLL nonstop servic...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Tue Oct 16, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread 2018
Replies: 884
Views: 89269

Re: JetBlue Network Thread 2018

o Escalating competition at key markets - DL @ BOS, NK/WN @ FLL In addition to NK and WN focus cities at FLL, AA also has a hub at MIA in the Miami/Ft. Lauderdale area. AA has had a hub at MIA the whole time B6 has been at FLL. The other two are more influential because for a while it seemed B6 was...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Mon Oct 01, 2018 1:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?
Replies: 69
Views: 7857

Re: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?

Very informative thread. Reminds me again that a true Intra-Florida carrier really needs to happen. If Silver can't get their act together I wish someone would buy them and make it work. B6 was always my most realistic hope feeding PNS/TLH/ECP/JAX/GNV/TPA/SRQ/PGD/RSW/EYW to FLL & or MCO. To sta...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Sun Sep 30, 2018 2:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?
Replies: 69
Views: 7857

Re: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?

Very informative thread. Reminds me again that a true Intra-Florida carrier really needs to happen. If Silver can't get their act together I wish someone would buy them and make it work. B6 was always my most realistic hope feeding PNS/TLH/ECP/JAX/GNV/TPA/SRQ/PGD/RSW/EYW to FLL & or MCO. To sta...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Sat Sep 29, 2018 5:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?
Replies: 69
Views: 7857

Re: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?

Yes, but then a very small hub with maybe five flights per bank. JFK, BOS, CLE, DTW, MSP, MKE, ORD, LAX were served northbound and FL was SRQ, RSW, MIA, FLL, PBI, MCO, I might have missed one, but I think that's itl Wasn’t GCM served at one point? CUN & MBJ also. Often forgotten UA had a simila...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Sat Sep 29, 2018 5:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?
Replies: 69
Views: 7857

Re: Northwest Airlines Seattle Focus City?

Yes, but then a very small hub with maybe five flights per bank. JFK, BOS, CLE, DTW, MSP, MKE, ORD, LAX were served northbound and FL was SRQ, RSW, MIA, FLL, PBI, MCO, I might have missed one, but I think that's itl Wasn’t GCM served at one point? CUN & MBJ also. Often forgotten UA had a simila...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Sep 27, 2018 5:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN's Next Schedule Extension Due Out Sept 27, 2018
Replies: 125
Views: 12666

Re: WN's Next Schedule Extension Due Out Sept 27, 2018

This has the updates. EWR-FLL and IAD-FLL are the perm cuts. A bunch of seasonal cuts. https://www.southwestaircommunity.com/t5/Southwest-Stories/Eyes-on-Spring-April-and-May-2019-Schedules-Now-Available/ba-p/80549 Interesting they continue to struggle in the Northeast and those are key feed market...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Sep 27, 2018 12:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian suspends FLL-BCN/MAD during W18
Replies: 37
Views: 5943

Re: Norwegian suspends FLL-BCN/MAD during W18

So when are these flights slated to return? I fly this route frequently and it’s always full. Yields might suck because the prices are always super cheap. I think it's when they've solved the problem with the engines, but you never know. In te meanwhile you might have to transfer somewhere, that's ...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Wed Sep 26, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will BA/AA ever resume MAN-JFK in future?
Replies: 27
Views: 3719

Re: Will BA/AA ever resume MAN-JFK in future?

And the consensus among Mancunions particularly aviation enthusiasts is we don’t want them back ! Why not? I can't speak for aviation enthusiasts but the soccer/football fans I talk to from Manchester and Liverpool have had little use for anything BA since they pulled down the MAN hub and call them...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Tue Sep 25, 2018 9:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Announces PHL-MLB
Replies: 18
Views: 3355

Re: AA Announces PHL-MLB

Don't forget CO flew EWRDAB and EWRMLB with 735s until 9/11, so there is a steady history of service to the Northeast outside of US Airways or Delta. MLB also briefly had service to DCA on NK either prior to 9/11 or just after. I also think going way back NA and then PA had a MLB-JFK or LGA flight.

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Sat Sep 22, 2018 4:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: North Central & East Coast Florida Thread - 2018
Replies: 57
Views: 4613

Re: Northern Central & East Coast of Florida thread....JAX / UST / DAB / MLB / VRB / GNV

Well we had the AA A321 incident where a student pilot jumped the fence and tried to do something with the plane at MLB recently...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Fri Sep 21, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest vs. Wall Street
Replies: 49
Views: 5387

Re: Southwest vs. Wall Street

Up until very recently, the decision by Southwest not to charge for bags was driven by the fact that their system did not allow them to charge for bags (effectively, at least). This may change in the future, but for right now, they have crafted a brand/image of low fares, low/no fees. (Even though ...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Sep 13, 2018 2:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida aviation thread - 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 16708

Re: South Florida aviation thread - 2018

Miami wrote:
Spirit announced plans to launch daily Cali Alfonso-Fort Lauderdale service from December on an A320.


Right on cue, another flight from south Florida to Colombia.

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Sep 13, 2018 2:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida aviation thread - 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 16708

Re: South Florida aviation thread - 2018

Effective October 28, Avianca is adding an additional flight to Miami from Bogota. Going from 3 to 4 daily. AV126 BOG0915 – 1304MIA 333 D AV127 MIA1524 – 1900BOG 333 D So much capacity from MIA/FLL to Colombia it's incredible. In terms of intercontinental city pairs MIA/FLL to BOG must be among the...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Wed Sep 05, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Could DL launch MIA-CDG?
Replies: 32
Views: 4190

Re: Could DL launch MIA-CDG?

Sorry to say this OP but this is a rather silly thread. MIA is effectively an AA fortress hub. For any other US airline to open a route targeting the same segment as AA would be pointless; there are many more fruit to be picked, primarily unserved or underserved secondary cities. This is of course ...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Tue Aug 28, 2018 1:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida aviation thread - 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 16708

Re: South Florida aviation thread - 2018

Well Miami is already located in one of the two regions it has large amounts of destinations to (Caribbean, Central and South America) and the other being Europe. The majority of those flights to Caribbean, Central and northern tier South America are under 4 hours to many cities that cannot support...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Tue Aug 28, 2018 7:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida aviation thread - 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 16708

Re: South Florida aviation thread - 2018

Miami ranks by far at the top of any metro for international passengers passing through the airport per capita. When not adjusted for population size, only New York ranks ahead of Miami Well Miami is already located in one of the two regions it has large amounts of destinations to (Caribbean, Centr...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Mon Aug 27, 2018 10:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida aviation thread - 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 16708

Re: South Florida aviation thread - 2018

Canadian Airline, Flair Airlines will begin service to Miami from Edmonton, Winnipeg, and Toronto, starting December 14th for flights to Edmonton, and December 15th for Toronto and Winnipeg. All flights are on the 737-800. The Edmonton and Winnipeg links are exciting and new routes for MIA (or did ...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Mon Aug 27, 2018 10:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida aviation thread - 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 16708

Re: South Florida aviation thread - 2018

Miami wrote:
Alaska to suspend daily San Francisco-Fort Lauderdale service, effective 07-Jan-2019


The latest in a growing list of routes AS had abandoned from SFO since integrating VX. Sad.

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Sun Aug 26, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL ORD hub in the 80's?
Replies: 31
Views: 3355

Re: DL ORD hub in the 80's?

Exclusive rights? Highly doubtful. That was the idea of the Deregulation Act of 1978. Everyone could fly wherever they wanted. Even slot controlled airports had to make room for new entrants. Eastern probably operated more flights to Florida than DL did for many years. Northwest flew MIA/FLL/TPA-OR...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Sun Aug 26, 2018 7:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Question about EK FLL ops
Replies: 2
Views: 790

Re: Question about EK FLL ops

Just had a quick question. Does anyone familiar with FLL know around what time EK gets towed in for departure? I was wondering if I'll be able to spot it during a layover next week as I believe it spends most of the day on a remote stand before it get towed in, just wondering around what time so I ...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Sun Aug 26, 2018 3:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL ORD hub in the 80's?
Replies: 31
Views: 3355

Re: DL ORD hub in the 80's?

Not sure but I think Delta had exclusive rights to Florida from ORD in the 1980s. These days they do have a nice profile from ORD as well. Perhaps but that ended during ‘78 with deregulation No in the 70's before deregulation EA and NW flew Chicago Florida NW even flew 747s between ORD and Florida....

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Sun Aug 26, 2018 3:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL ORD hub in the 80's?
Replies: 31
Views: 3355

Re: DL ORD hub in the 80's?

Not sure but I think Delta had exclusive rights to Florida from ORD in the 1980s. These days they do have a nice profile from ORD as well. Exclusive rights? Highly doubtful. That was the idea of the Deregulation Act of 1978. Everyone could fly wherever they wanted. Even slot controlled airports had...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Sun Aug 26, 2018 1:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL ORD hub in the 80's?
Replies: 31
Views: 3355

Re: DL ORD hub in the 80's?

DL operated about 80 flights a day at ORD until the early eighties. By the time the L concourse opened in about 1985 their operation had shrank considerably. They didn't need many gates in L. AA took some, and foreign airlines like LH and SR used some while the new international terminal was being ...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Aug 09, 2018 2:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Next Non-US BA Longhaul Destination?
Replies: 106
Views: 12740

Re: Next Non-US BA Longhaul Destination?

I'll throw this out there, but could BA have success with a higher density 777 out of Gatwick to Calcutta or Ahmedabad catering largely to O&D London traffic? Granted, you'd get some additional feed from the likes of JFK and YYZ, but is it a viable proposition or do India routes really need to ...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Wed Aug 08, 2018 1:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Next Non-US BA Longhaul Destination?
Replies: 106
Views: 12740

Re: Next Non-US BA Longhaul Destination?

I'll throw this out there, but could BA have success with a higher density 777 out of Gatwick to Calcutta or Ahmedabad catering largely to O&D London traffic? Granted, you'd get some additional feed from the likes of JFK and YYZ, but is it a viable proposition or do India routes really need to ...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Mon Aug 06, 2018 5:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida aviation thread - 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 16708

Re: South Florida aviation thread - 2018

What year did Icelandair cease operations at FLL? Remember seeing the old paint scheme at Delta gate D9 a few times. Assuming they do start up at some point would one figure FLL over MIA due to the B6 flights? They flew to FLL for a while for sure. Can't recall the dates but they did for sure. Also...

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