there certainly are more flights in and out of IAD
, almost exclusively due to the fact that IAir is starting up their own routes and UA
is backfilling with new express carriers for the void left by ACA
. that and the fact that UA
/UAX has added and is adding new and/or additional service.
i was there yesterday at around 6 pm and it was as busy as i've seen it in a while. the reconstruction of rwy 12-30 cant be completed soon enough.