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clickhappy
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Martainair And The 737-800?

Mon Nov 08, 2004 12:12 pm

What is Martinair doing with a Miami Air 738? Some sort of mini-hub in Central America?


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RE: Martainair And The 737-800?

Mon Nov 08, 2004 12:14 pm

Aren't they flying it to SJO?
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RE: Martainair And The 737-800?

Mon Nov 08, 2004 12:17 pm

yeah but flying it from where? Aren't they based in AMS?
 
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RE: Martainair And The 737-800?

Mon Nov 08, 2004 12:31 pm

Effective beginning October 31st, 2004, Martinair will increase its frequency of service from Miami - Costa Rica to 7 times per week. The flights will operate on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays as well as 2 flights per day on Wednesdays and Sundays. Service from Orlando - Costa Rica will also increase in frequency to 4 times per week, with flights on Mondays and Fridays and 2 flights on Saturdays. The flights will be operated on a Boeing 737-800 Passenger aircraft.

source: martinairusa.com
 
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RE: Martainair And The 737-800?

Mon Nov 08, 2004 5:47 pm

I wonder what crew? Dutch or american? If dutch they must be fighting for it! MIA as a base instead of foggy, windy AMS!
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RE: Martainair And The 737-800?

Mon Nov 08, 2004 8:28 pm

It's a Miami Air B737 operating under a wet-lease contract to Martinair - with Miami Air crews.

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RE: Martainair And The 737-800?

Mon Nov 08, 2004 8:38 pm

Thanks, Crosswind. Pity for those dutch pilots and stewardesses though! And I wonder what the passengers think? Getting off comfy MP B767 to continue their flight on this aircraft?
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RE: Martainair And The 737-800?

Mon Nov 08, 2004 8:44 pm

Actually, they still operate the org. schedule to SJO with widebodies. With the service expansion, they contracted Miami Air to operate the additional flights with the 737-800.
 
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RE: Martainair And The 737-800?

Mon Nov 08, 2004 9:05 pm

MP will have 1 737-800 onlease for theire USA Hub (if im not mistaken it will be 2 737-800's soon) if the USA flights with the 737-800's are working they will send a A320 to Amerika with theire Own Pilots but USA FA's.
 
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RE: Martainair And The 737-800?

Mon Nov 08, 2004 10:50 pm

So long IB and Hello to MARTINAIR and their new expansion in MIA!

Looks great, best of luck to MARTINAIR and their service.
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