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United Airlines Upgrading DEN-HNL

Tue Mar 11, 2003 11:32 am

Starting June 9, United's Denver (HNL) to Honolulu (HNL) service will be upgraded to a daily 777.

Right now it operates on a 767-300ER on weekdays and a 777-200 on weekends.

I have heard that United is looking into starting DEN-OGG service sometime in the future. Most likely it would be seasonal however like the DEN-KOA service.

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RE: United Airlines Upgrading DEN-HNL

Tue Mar 11, 2003 11:35 am

Good news for DEN.

I think UA has an amazing hub @ DEN, beautiful airport!
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RE: United Airlines Upgrading DEN-HNL

Tue Mar 11, 2003 11:37 am

It is indeed an amazing hub and a beautiful airport.

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RE: United Airlines Upgrading DEN-HNL

Tue Mar 11, 2003 11:56 am

...and its AT&T Wireless Wi-fi Internet. Not Qwest.  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

I assume these are 772As... I'm glad the route is doing so well...

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RE: United Airlines Upgrading DEN-HNL

Tue Mar 11, 2003 1:03 pm

FWIW, it's a (planned) seasonal upgrade... which really makes no sense since Winter is peak into HNL.
 
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RE: United Airlines Upgrading DEN-HNL

Tue Mar 11, 2003 1:20 pm

which really makes no sense since Winter is peak into AFB (HNL / HIK / PHNL / PHIK), USA - Hawaii">HNL.

Cargo...there is a lot of cargo flown from Hawaii.....

[Edited 2003-03-11 05:22:16]
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RE: United Airlines Upgrading DEN-HNL

Tue Mar 11, 2003 10:40 pm

Anyone know if these flights will be operated with a 2 class or 3 class 777? I know they only have 6- 2 class 777's. Does this mean they will be downgrading some other Hawaii service to 763's? Just a thought.
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RE: United Airlines Upgrading DEN-HNL

Wed Mar 12, 2003 8:51 am

Ualisthebst,

These flights will be operated on the 2-class 777s.

Does this mean they will be downgrading some other Hawaii service to 763's?

No not necessarily.

The 2-class 777s do not only fly on Hawaii routes, but also on flights between hubs.

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