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by SANFan
Sat Apr 21, 2018 9:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Airlines Network Thread 2018
Replies: 238
Views: 22524

Re: Southwest Airlines Network Thread 2018

Curious. I just noticed that SAN-GEG shows up on the route map but I couldn't find any nonstop flight anywhere by spot checking monthly thru the booking window (thru Nov 3.) bb Looks like Sunday only starting Sep 9, only goes to Sep 30 Thanks so much, Jshank' . I must have checked the first week of...

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by SANFan
Sat Apr 21, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Airlines Network Thread 2018
Replies: 238
Views: 22524

Re: Southwest Airlines Network Thread 2018

Curious. I just noticed that SAN-GEG shows up on the route map but I couldn't find any nonstop flight anywhere by spot checking monthly thru the booking window (thru Nov 3.) WN served the route during the peak summer season last year and have heard nothing about it since. Anyone got any ideas or do ...

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by SANFan
Thu Apr 19, 2018 10:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: California Pacific Airlines trying again to fly
Replies: 67
Views: 11114

Re: California Pacific Airlines trying again to fly

I really do hope CP Air gets off the ground finally. I think their success at CLD really will depend on how many business travelers will use them. The corporate flyers from the Golden Triangle area may head north (to Carlsbad) instead of south (to SAN) for their flights, to the limited regional dest...

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by SANFan
Wed Apr 18, 2018 4:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Int'l Carrier Load Factors at Top 30 U.S. Airports
Replies: 43
Views: 6466

Re: Int'l Carrier Load Factors at Top 30 U.S. Airports

Thanks for your efforts! I'm still comparing these numbers to those I collect. Some strange airlines (to me) that I'm still trying to figure out. (I assume there are charters included.)

Lots of interesting things to look at and think about.

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by SANFan
Wed Apr 11, 2018 3:12 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: 112
Views: 13534

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

Per AS.com's Company Information page, some might find this enlightening: Company information Updated January 2018 Fast facts Type of airline: Major, low-fare U.S. carrier Relative size of airline: Fifth-largest U.S. carrier Founded: 1932, in Anchorage, Alaska Headquarters: Seattle Ownership: Alaska...

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by SANFan
Tue Apr 10, 2018 11:27 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: 112
Views: 13534

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

So it seems AS is giving us another head spin.. and it's a positive one! It appeared AS was discontinuing SAN-DAL- it was taken out of the schedules starting in November and only showed connections. AS has put SAN-DAL back into the schedule and is indeed for sale. I only wish we could have gotten S...

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by SANFan
Mon Apr 09, 2018 3:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Thread - 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 17945

Re: San Diego Thread - 2018

Seeing all the heavy metal going in and out of SAN, makes you wonder when PAL makes that jump and sends a 747 or 777 to SAN. I think, according to the chatter of late, SAN would be more likely to see some flavor of 'Bus here -- the 330 (if the suggestion of MNL-HNL-SAN comes true) or 338 or ??? (if...

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by SANFan
Sun Apr 08, 2018 6:30 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: 112
Views: 13534

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 SANFan
Sun Apr 08, 2018 4:50 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: 112
Views: 13534

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.

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by SANFan
Sun Apr 08, 2018 4:15 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: 112
Views: 13534

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

Interesting swap AS DAL-SAN JUN 1.9>1.0 JUL 2>1.0 AUG 2>1.0 SEP 2>1.0 OCT 2>1.0 NOV 1.1>0.1 DEC 1.0>0 AS DAL-SJC JUL 1.0>1.8 AUG 1.0>2 SEP 1.0>2 OCT 1.0>2 NOV 1.0>2 DEC 1.0>2 Indeed! AS seems to be turning its Focus City attention to SJC these days but I don't understand this move. And the "0&...

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by SANFan
Sun Apr 08, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Thread - 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 17945

Re: San Diego Thread - 2018

Don't forget folks, we've also got Edelweiss's 340 coming to town now too, on Mo and Fr, at various times until the schedule stabilizes on June 1. So on Mondays, SAN has the privilege of having two A340s come a calling!

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by SANFan
Sun Apr 08, 2018 3:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Thread - 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 17945

Re: San Diego Thread - 2018

I got my head bitten off in an earlier thread asking about an LH 340 I just saw land an SAN for not “Googling it first”. I’m at the dog park in Balboa, watching planes land. At the risk of asking what maybe obvious to members who watch these developments like hawks (I thought that more up-to-date a...

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by SANFan
Thu Apr 05, 2018 11:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS Begins JFK-SJC; Adds 3 daily SEA
Replies: 88
Views: 8969

Re: AS Begins JFK-SJC; Adds 3 daily SEA

Interesting to see. Before the acquisition of VX I had thought that EWR was going to be Alaska's point of entry to NYC. Further proof I was wrong. Are there any more destinations rumored to go to JFK? SAN would be my guess - BUT - it has 5ish dailies (2 on DL, 1 on AA, and 2 on B6) and doesn't real...

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by SANFan
Thu Apr 05, 2018 6:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines intra-CA routes
Replies: 52
Views: 7247

Re: Alaska Airlines intra-CA routes

A little news for STS that might have been covered already but this was the first I hear of it. From the Red Baron newsletter, May 20th SAN-STS goes E175 and July 18 one PDX-STS goes E175. Yes, I reported the u/g of the route to a jet a while back on a few different threads. And the hope is to see ...

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by SANFan
Wed Apr 04, 2018 3:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS Begins JFK-SJC; Adds 3 daily SEA
Replies: 88
Views: 8969

Re: AS Begins JFK-SJC; Adds 3 daily SEA

All my yacking for the last week or 2 about JFK and a new nonstop transcon.... What a shock; call me baffled and disappointed with Alaska. But that's just me. Plus, both of these new flights are prime (west coast) timing -- early morning w/c departures and evening returns, using valuable JFK slots I...

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by SANFan
Wed Apr 04, 2018 4:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Sign atop T7 JFK
Replies: 62
Views: 10725

Re: Alaska Sign atop T7 JFK

With the purchase of Virgin America, Alaska has non-stop flights from JFK to LAX, SFO, SEA, PDX, LAS and PSP (seasonal), I’d say that SAN is the only glaring hole. Perhaps SJC as well. In the event this happens, would AS drop SAN-EWR for SAN-JFK, or does anyone think they could both coexist? I thin...

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by SANFan
Sun Apr 01, 2018 10:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airline Gate Locations at SAN
Replies: 7
Views: 1250

Re: Airline Gate Locations at SAN

what is “cx?”e38 I use it as the abbreviation for 'carriers'. Do they still use 11? WN continues to share gate 11 -- in T1W -- with AS but I assume it's CUTE. (That's why I didn't include it earlier.) I think there's a good chance that when AS moves out of T1W to T2E, later this year, in addition t...

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by SANFan
Sun Apr 01, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Sign atop T7 JFK
Replies: 62
Views: 10725

Re: Alaska Sign atop T7 JFK

http://onemileatatime.boardingarea.com/ ... ounge-jfk/

So perhaps this DOES signal the end of AS's work on T7?

Next step then perhaps a new route from Kennedy???!

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hiflyeras wrote:
AS is opening their new 'Alaska Lounge' at JFK this month
http://onemileatatime.boardingarea.com/ ... ounge-jfk/

So perhaps this DOES signal the end of AS's work on T7?

Next step then perhaps a new route from Kennedy???!

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by SANFan
Sun Apr 01, 2018 7:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/1/2018: UA Ends CLE-MKE;BA Suspends OAK-LGW Until 4/19; AA Drops DFW-UIO, MIA-CNF
Replies: 60
Views: 11136

Re: OAG Changes 4/1/2018: UA Ends CLE-MKE;BA Suspends OAK-LGW Until 4/19; AA Drops DFW-UIO, MIA-CNF

Hmmm. Gonna have to look into this -- does it translate to the flight still starting on May 1 but only op'ing 3-4 days per week or does it mean the flight will now be starting in mid-May instead on the 1st? Either way, it's disappointing but I know there are 321 issues with HA this summer so we'll ...

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by SANFan
Sun Apr 01, 2018 2:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airline Gate Locations at SAN
Replies: 7
Views: 1250

Re: Airline Gate Locations at SAN

To the best of my knowledge, most gates at SDIA are CUTE. The exceptions would be T1E, which is solely used by WN (gates 1 thru 10, + gate 1A.) That being said, there are 'assignments' for most cx here to generally use the same gates every day. Right now, gates 48-51 are being converted to swing gat...

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by SANFan
Sun Apr 01, 2018 2:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/1/2018: UA Ends CLE-MKE;BA Suspends OAK-LGW Until 4/19; AA Drops DFW-UIO, MIA-CNF
Replies: 60
Views: 11136

Re: OAG Changes 4/1/2018: UA Ends CLE-MKE;BA Suspends OAK-LGW Until 4/19; AA Drops DFW-UIO, MIA-CNF

HA OGG-SAN MAY 1.0>0.5 Hmmm. Gonna have to look into this -- does it translate to the flight still starting on May 1 but only op'ing 3-4 days per week or does it mean the flight will now be starting in mid-May instead on the 1st? Either way, it's disappointing but I know there are 321 issues with H...

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by SANFan
Sat Mar 31, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Sign atop T7 JFK
Replies: 62
Views: 10725

Re: Alaska Sign atop T7 JFK

You never know, SANFan....I heard there's some new routes coming. Hope you get in on the action! ;-) So have I hiflyer' . In fact, I've heard multiple suggestions from reliable sources over the last year or so that JFK-SAN is pretty close to the top of The List! And I keep wondering about the futur...

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by SANFan
Sat Mar 31, 2018 9:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa looking to expand in Asia Pacific
Replies: 48
Views: 9827

Re: Lufthansa looking to expand in Asia Pacific

viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1390281

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I believe this is already under discussion here: viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1390281

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by SANFan
Sat Mar 31, 2018 9:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Teases "A Whole new way to get away."
Replies: 40
Views: 5438

Re: Southwest Teases "A Whole new way to get away."

I don't see it being anything other than the beginning of Hawaii promos. That is my final answer.

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by SANFan
Sat Mar 31, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Sign atop T7 JFK
Replies: 62
Views: 10725

Re: Alaska Sign atop T7 JFK

I wonder if this signifies the end of Alaska's remodeling of their operation in the terminal?

If so, maybe we'll see a new destination announced from JFK soon? I would guess it would be a transcon, prolly to a city in CA... Hmmmm, let me think now....

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by SANFan
Fri Mar 30, 2018 3:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Thread - 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 17945

Re: San Diego Thread - 2018

FIS will begin July 1st, 2018 with all Intl carriers coming over and utilizing the new Facility. Gate 48 is now a stripped for all 767, 777 & 787 variants, 747, A330-200/300, A340-300, A350-900/1000...Delta is back to using the gate for now since gate 49 is next to be added to the FIs. In other...

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by SANFan
Fri Mar 30, 2018 3:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines intra-CA routes
Replies: 52
Views: 7247

Re: Alaska Airlines intra-CA routes

Is there enough gate capacity left at SAN for further AS expansion? In their current location at SDIA, AS uses 6 gates exclusively (in T1W) plus shared use of 2 other gates there -- 11 & 12. VX is now using gate 26 in T2E. I don't know what will happen on 4/25 when VX ceases to exist; if AAG ke...

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by SANFan
Thu Mar 29, 2018 8:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Thread - 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 17945

Re: San Diego Thread - 2018

There shouldn't be too much problem with waiting. Once it's done, there will be six FIS-connected gates and three of them can handle widebody aircraft (and it could actually be four based on the airport terminal diagrams). If it does too crowded, I suppose the airport could also tow the narrowbodie...

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by SANFan
Thu Mar 29, 2018 6:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Thread - 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 17945

Re: San Diego Thread - 2018

Here's a couple of little nuggets for you Bob, Hampton Brown had said the new FIS facilities are scheduled to open on June 30, and he also said that Speedbird wanted to keep the 744 here year round, but the current setup prevents them from having scheduling flexibility, the new FIS facility is the ...

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by SANFan
Thu Mar 29, 2018 2:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WSJ: Growth of Transcons at BWI and Elsewhere
Replies: 18
Views: 2009

Re: WSJ: Growth of Transcons at BWI and Elsewhere

BWI stats: 2013: 67 weekly nonstop flights to four cities on the West Coast (over 9 flights per day) 2018 (summer): 165 weekly nonstop flights to eight cities on the West Coast (over 23 flights per day) 41x weekly flights to LAX (WN, NK, AS, UA) 35x weekly to SAN (WN, NK, AS) 21x weekly to SEA (WN,...

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by SANFan
Thu Mar 29, 2018 1:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines intra-CA routes
Replies: 52
Views: 7247

Re: Alaska Airlines intra-CA routes

QX should have moved the SNA-RNO to SNA-FAT. Also, I thought AS already flies SNA-ABQ nonstop 1X daily. I would like to see SAN expand to reinstate SAN-BOI and SAN-GEG. I think the poster was thinking of the possibility of FAT-SNA-ABQ. (If the flights would be timed to connect.) I'm confused about ...

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by SANFan
Tue Mar 27, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines intra-CA routes
Replies: 52
Views: 7247

Re: Alaska Airlines intra-CA routes

I'm somewhat optimistic that AS will soon double up on SAN-STS service. The route will be served with EMJs starting in May and there have been some hints out there that daily-double service may be happening soon! The new sked offers a nice afternoon/evening r/t so I would love to see a morning r/t a...

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by SANFan
Tue Mar 27, 2018 7:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Thread - 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 17945

Re: San Diego Thread - 2018

Does anyone know who is handling the ground services for Lufthansa? Is it United? The check-in counter is clear down at T2W, definitely a bit of a hike to get to 20, 21 and 22. I guess now thinking about it, the new FIS facilities are supposed to open in the summer so perhaps this could just preven...

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by SANFan
Tue Mar 27, 2018 2:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines intra-CA routes
Replies: 52
Views: 7247

Re: Alaska Airlines intra-CA routes

I'm curious to see if AS continues to add frequency to some of the intra-CA routes or if, at some point, they upgrade a/c (to 737s or AirBi) to increase the capacity while holding steady on frequency? I imagine there are some times, for example, between SAN and SJC, such as the early morning flights...

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by SANFan
Tue Mar 27, 2018 2:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Thread - 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 17945

Re: San Diego Thread - 2018

Thanks for the post here, Devil' . Appreciate your keeping in touch with any updates! You're welcome. I hope this would likewise please..... http://philippineairspace.blogspot.com/2018/03/a330s-dream-to-reach-san-diego-closer.html Absolutely! At this point in time, it's just very nice to see that S...

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by SANFan
Mon Mar 26, 2018 4:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Thread - 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 17945

Re: San Diego Thread - 2018

Hampton also mentions our favorite speculative destinations, saying, "But the Philippines always pops up as a possible Asia flight and Korea too...We’re making progress. We’re within a year to a two-year time frame of having something.” :smile: Hope springs eternal. Should the SDCRAA dangle a ...

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by SANFan
Mon Mar 26, 2018 3:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines intra-CA routes
Replies: 52
Views: 7247

Re: Alaska Airlines intra-CA routes

It may also be remembered that last week the OAG thread confirmed an AS increase in the SAN-SJC market to 4x daily r/t starting on May 20. I have no idea if this is a permanent increase or just seasonal, for the summer. (My guess is permanent.) My feeling is that AS is doing well in their intra-CA m...

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by SANFan
Sun Mar 25, 2018 7:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa's Inaugural flight to SAN
Replies: 25
Views: 6612

Re: Lufthansa's Inaugural flight to SAN

With the arrival of Lufthansa, this brings the number of long haul carriers at SAN to four. I wonder who will join the lineup next? Korean or Philippine Airlines perhaps? What are the airlines and destinations? You also have British and Edelweiss. JAL to NRT is the fourth long-haul foreign flag in ...

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by SANFan
Sun Mar 25, 2018 3:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa's Inaugural flight to SAN
Replies: 25
Views: 6612

Re: Lufthansa's Inaugural flight to SAN

Thanks so much to those who captured the beautiful videos, and to those who posted the links! I'll enjoy watching the landing over and over again for a long time.

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by SANFan
Fri Mar 23, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa's Inaugural flight to SAN
Replies: 25
Views: 6612

Re: Lufthansa's Inaugural flight to SAN

I was there and there was a bit of a crowd at Laurel Street to watch her land. I took a couple of pix and a bit of video of the touchdown and the takeoff (at about 5:45pm) but I have no idea how to load that stuff here. The weather cooperated beautifully (after all, this is San Diego!) and it was a ...

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by SANFan
Fri Mar 23, 2018 6:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SMF Roaring Out of the Gate in 2018
Replies: 51
Views: 6060

Re: SMF Roaring Out of the Gate in 2018

Have the costs to the airlines come down at SMF? I know the high costs of doing business at the airport was keeping airlines and new service at bay for the last several years. No matter the reason, it's great to see business at SMF increasing! (BTW, William' , if you look at AS's current online sked...

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by SANFan
Wed Mar 21, 2018 3:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor: AS Reducing Airbus Transcon Flying >50%
Replies: 100
Views: 16864

Re: Rumor: AS Reducing Airbus Transcon Flying >50%

I'm not seeing the alternative here. You're telling me that AS is going to just swap AS and VX equipment just because they feel like it? Why? The A320's are as capable as the 737's on transcons so there's definitely more to this than meets the eye. EA CO AS already explained this for you: 739ERs wi...

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by SANFan
Sun Mar 18, 2018 3:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 3/18/2018:DL Adds BOS-LAS, SLC-ELP for Fall; SY Adds SAN-SJD
Replies: 54
Views: 9453

Re: OAG Changes 3/18/2018:DL Adds BOS-LAS, SLC-ELP for Fall; SY Adds SAN-SJD

I forgot to mention that with AS's newly-released May 20 schedule, although it's not reflected in Enilria's report, SAN sees no more Q400 flights. All three of our year-round Q routes -- MRY, STS, and FAT -- are all flown with E-175s now! I don't know what will happen for this winter's ski season; p...

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by SANFan
Sun Mar 18, 2018 3:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 3/18/2018:DL Adds BOS-LAS, SLC-ELP for Fall; SY Adds SAN-SJD
Replies: 54
Views: 9453

Re: OAG Changes 3/18/2018:DL Adds BOS-LAS, SLC-ELP for Fall; SY Adds SAN-SJD

AS SAN-SJC JUN 3>4 JUL 3>4 AS SAN-SLC MAY 1.4>1.0 JUN 2>1.0 JUL 2>1.0 AUG 2>1.2 Great to see AAG expanding one of their first new intra-CA routes, up against you-know-who! SAN-SMF will maybe be next, along with adding SAN-OAK I hope. AS can't seem to decide about SAN-SLC -- it keeps flipping from o...

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by SANFan
Sat Mar 17, 2018 6:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: YVR thread - 2018
Replies: 23
Views: 2709

Re: YVR thread - 2018

I'm pleased to see that AC is increasing their Jazz service to SAN this summer to triple-daily service, along with up-gauging all three flights to the CR9! The flights are nicely scheduled throughout the day with one RON in SAN. I can't help but think back to a few years ago when AC abruptly cancell...

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by SANFan
Thu Mar 15, 2018 5:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska tells pilots it will post loss
Replies: 91
Views: 12823

Re: Alaska tells pilots it will post loss

We'll see some aircraft adjustments on the schedules for summer and beyond beginning this weekend. There are some minimal adjustments to a few routes in April that are already loaded, as you know, but these coming aircraft swaps are a little more indicative of what the future holds, IMO. I think th...

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by SANFan
Tue Mar 13, 2018 4:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska's Airbus A320 Routes
Replies: 1
Views: 994

Re: Alaska's Airbus A320 Routes

As I've previously reported on multiple threads in the past few months, 2 SAN-SEA r/t will be op'd with AirBi beginning May 20. (I haven't checked into the actual a/c to be used.) I will also add that, AFAIK, neither the May 20 nor the June 3 schedules have been finalized yet by AS. So who knows exa...

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by SANFan
Tue Mar 13, 2018 2:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Thread - 2018
Replies: 183
Views: 17945

Re: San Diego Thread - 2018

Interesting reveals at the March 1 SDCRAA Board Meeting. The webcast is available at this link for anyone wanting to see what I watched yesterday: http://stream1.sdcoe.net/wc/sdcraa030118/ I was most interested in the presentation by THE Hampton Brown on the agenda’s Item B which begins at about min...

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by SANFan
Fri Mar 09, 2018 10:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska in the Bay Area
Replies: 50
Views: 6638

Re: Alaska in the Bay Area

What AS is essentially doing is dehubbing SFO. Yes I know it sounds stupid, but this is Alaska we're talking about, not JetBlue. They bought VX to get rid of them, I don't know why anyone's surprised. To quote Luke Skywalker, "Amazing. Every word of what you just said was wrong." AS bough...

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by SANFan
Fri Mar 09, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SY SEA-ANC Loaded
Replies: 21
Views: 3440

Re: SY SEA-ANC Loaded

Besides ANC looks like they are also opening seasonal MSP-STS and SAN-SJD. MSP-STS 2x weekly from 29JUN- 27AUG (Monday/Friday) SAN-SJD 2x weekly from 29JUN- 19AUG (Sunday/Friday) Hmmmm, interesting and I'm happy to see that the new SY is aware of SAN!..NK tried the Cabo route and just gave it up la...

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