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AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Tue Jul 12, 2005 2:16 pm

Good evening gentlemen,

Aerolíneas Argentinas will start flying, on October 4th, non-stop from Buenos Aires Ezeiza (EZE) to Barcelona El Prat de Llobregat (BCN). Flights will be operated as AR 1160/1161, every Tuesday and Thursday, coming back home on Wednesday and Friday, with Airbus A340-200 aircraft.

Flights are already bookeable through Amadeus:

AR 1160
EZE 20:30
BCN 14:00+1 día(s)
Sin escalas 340
Martes Jueves

AR 1161
BCN 22:30
EZE 6:55+1 día(s)
Sin escalas 340
Miércoles Viernes

In order to maintain this schedule, the A342s will have to stop flying to some other destinations they currently serve (Miami, New York, Rome and Auckland-Sydney). I'll keep you updated regarding AR's fleet changes because of this new route.

Saludos,
Marambio

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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Tue Jul 12, 2005 2:24 pm

This is awesome news.

This is continuing the recent trend of opening secondary long-haul gateways between South America and Europe. We have already seen this with Air Madrid (TLC-MAD, CTG-MAD, LPA-EZE, TFN-EZE), Avianca (CLO-MAD), AeroMexico (MTY-MAD), and now Aerolineas Argentinas. Great news.

The planes won't be coming from MIA or JFK, though. AR would love to put 744s to Miami, but can't until Argentina goes back to Cat. I.
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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Tue Jul 12, 2005 2:28 pm

Wow, great news! Thanks for the info Marcos; this is really nice. It is very gratifying to see that, finally, BCN is getting more trans-Atlantic service. I believe the only trans-Atlantic flights BCN currently has are DL's ATL-BCN and/or JFK-BCN (feel free to correct me since I am sure I got something wrong). Being Spain's second city, a major port of call in the Mediterranean and a tourism and industry powerhouse, Barcelona definitely needs a non-stop connection with Latin America. There is nothing I would like more than see some day AM offering non-stop service to BCN from MEX. In the meantime, congratulations to AR and to our friends from Argentina for this cool flight. I don't think the success of the service is in doubt; hopefully at some point AR can add more frequencies once more long-haul planes are added to the fleet.

Finally, in connection with Marcos' statement that the A342's will fly less to some of their current destinations, I think this EZE-BCN flight is a result of the addition of one more 747 to the AR fleet. Lucky the city that is getting AR 747 service and lucky BCN for this new flight!
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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Tue Jul 12, 2005 2:52 pm

Quoting MAH4546 (Reply 1):
AR would love to put 744s to Miami, but can't until Argentina goes back to Cat. I.

Actually it can!

On April 1st 2005, the FAA made an excemption for Aerolíneas' 744, in order to allow them to fly to the USA. This was done after all AR 744 pilots finished a one-month-long training at UA's facilities in Denver.

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The FAA authorizes Aerolíneas Argentinas to fly its newer planes to the USA

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) authorized Aerolíneas Argentinas to operate its Boeing 747-400 aircraft on its flights to the USA.

This special authorization constitutes a significant milestone for the Company, since our country has been classified under Category 2 by the FAA on operational security, prohibiting Argentine airlines to opening new routes, changing destinations or incorporating new aircrafts to its USA flights.

This excemption, granted to Aerolíneas Argentinas, was achieved after an exhaustive audit made out by the FAA, about crew's training and qualifications, and aircraft's maintenance. It allows Aerolíneas Argentinas to fly its Boeing 747-400 to its USA flights, apart from the current Boeing 747-200 and Airbus A340, which operate regular flights to Miami and New York.

The FAA approval, which was supported by the Argentine Air Force, is one of the very few ever granted worlwide, and shows Aerolíneas Argentinas' high trustworthiness on its air travel operations.

Buenos Aires, April 1st 2005

The press release in Spanish can be found here: http://www.aerolineas.com.ar/index.asp?secc=3&subs=6&id=169

There is a strong rumour down here suggesting the FAA would grant another excemption to AR, this time for their A310s. Although those are currently quite busy flying to México via Lima, and even more now that the triangular route to Bogotá and Caracas has been resumed, I tend to believe the A310 is a good option for off-peak months, when the demand to Miami is not that high. During the high season the 744 is the one.

Quoting EddieDude (Reply 2):
hopefully at some point AR can add more frequencies once more long-haul planes are added to the fleet.

On a side note, Aerolíneas' 3rd Boeing 747-400, ex-Canadian Airlines, is under D-Check at AR's technical facilities in Ezeiza. The registration is still unknown, and they say it should be ready for flying between end July and early August.

Saludos,
Marambio

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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Tue Jul 12, 2005 3:16 pm

Yes! Eat that *you know what airline goes in here* LOL  Wink

Just a joke, ok?  Smile.

Great news, but, does this mean that one of the 744s will go on EZE-AKL-SYD as rumoured? Will the 742 that our austerous President leased, be freed up since the 757BBJ is up and running and go on flying some routes?

Anyway, I'd hate AR lose up the AKL-SYD route due to lack of aircraft.

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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Tue Jul 12, 2005 3:53 pm

WOW! Great news! Seem that Barcelona airport finally is getting more transcontinental service. Apart from EZE, US is serving also PHL, DL, JFK and ATL, and Air Plus, Shangai (I listened that the Air Plus flight, from Shangai, would continue also to EZE. Is this true?)

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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Tue Jul 12, 2005 3:59 pm

Quoting Mighluss (Reply 5):
Shangai (I listened that the Air Plus flight, from Shangai, would continue also to EZE. Is this true?)

I believe that this will codeshare with AR, but continue to EZE. That's what I've heard, but nothing about A7 moving on to EZE with the flights.


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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Tue Jul 12, 2005 5:11 pm

Nice, seems AR are going along quite nicely these days! They have 2 daily 747 flights to MAD aswell.

AKL-SYD has increased frequency, I have heard also that they may use the 744 in the Southern Summer.
 
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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Tue Jul 12, 2005 5:46 pm

Will we ever see a EZE-CDG non stop with AR?

I know AR uses MAD as an European hub for some European destinations including CDG.

AF makes loads of money on this route with the 772. I fly this route with them twice a year and the flight is always full (I believe it has a 90% LF average)

I am sure it's a matter of equipment more than anything else.
 
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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Tue Jul 12, 2005 9:01 pm

Great news

So happy to see a long haul aircraft in BCN. I guess VASP used to fly to Brazil with MD11s back in the 90s, right?


Now AR is even better. I simply love them. Cant wait fo rthem to expand even more.

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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Tue Jul 12, 2005 9:37 pm

Quoting Sobelair (Reply 9):
I guess VASP used to fly to Brazil with MD11s back in the 90s,

Last summer VARIG had flights to Natal (but with the 767, I think) I don't know if this summer they are doing it.
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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Tue Jul 12, 2005 11:39 pm

I don't think IB will open many long range routes from BCN, as they are concentrated in MAD, operating there as a hub (which is not done in BCN), so the only chance are the foreign carriers.

In the future, I can assume also other cities (maybe for charters) such as Malaga-AGP or even Bilbao-BIO, but these possible flights will not be IB routes, as these cities would be connected to the foreign carriers' hub.

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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Tue Jul 12, 2005 11:48 pm

Quoting HEGAN (Reply 11):
I don't think IB will open many long range routes from BCN, as they are concentrated in MAD, operating there as a hub (which is not done in BCN), so the only chance are the foreign carriers.

I agree. Iberia concentrates long-haul flying out of Madrid.

However, I recently discovered that Iberia now flies Las Palmas-Dakar twice a week (not exactly a long-haul route, but very interesting). They've been doing this since April.
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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Tue Jul 12, 2005 11:56 pm

Very cool new route.
I guess BCN is the largest European city with such bad trans-atlantic connections. It was about time to start direct long haul services. Kuddos for AR.

Quoting MAH4546 (Reply 12):
I recently discovered that Iberia now flies Las Palmas-Dakar

I thought IB had been flying this route for years: MAD-LPA-DKR.
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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Wed Jul 13, 2005 12:30 am

Does anyone know if Aerolineas will charter the weekly 742 to Santiago de Compostela during the summer? Would there be enough traffic to make this flight scheduled(I don't think so)?

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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Wed Jul 13, 2005 12:57 am

Great news for Barcelona!  Smile
 
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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Wed Jul 13, 2005 1:06 am

No plans about direct AR-flights on route BUE-CDG-MUC next year?
 
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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Wed Jul 13, 2005 1:46 am

Quoting Marambio (Thread starter):
In order to maintain this schedule, the A342s will have to stop flying to some other destinations they currently serve (Miami, New York, Rome and Auckland-Sydney). I'll keep you updated regarding AR's fleet changes because of this new route.

So maybe could we see an upgrade to Rome with all 744 flights (AR flies to FCO with 1 744 and 3 A342 weekly) or an upgrade to AKL-SYD in order to have enough 342 for flights to Rome and Barcelona?

And how many 742 does AR actually have and where does AR send them?

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Wed Jul 13, 2005 1:54 am

Quoting Latinplane (Reply 14):
Does anyone know if Aerolineas will charter the weekly 742 to Santiago de Compostela during the summer? Would there be enough traffic to make this flight scheduled(I don't think so)?

While the majority of AR's seats to SCQ are pre-sold in charter packages, AR's service to SCQ is scheduled. You can book it on any public reservation system.
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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Wed Jul 13, 2005 2:01 am

This is great news indeed.

How about extending the route to the far east like HKG, PVG or PEK?

AR has been doing really well lately. I think they should also concentrate in adding frequency by adding more longhaul aircrafts. A340's would be a good candidate in the fleet, since they already operate some of them.

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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Wed Jul 13, 2005 2:03 am

Quoting MAH4546 (Reply 18):
While the majority of AR's seats to SCQ are pre-sold in charter packages, AR's service to SCQ is scheduled.

I don't see it in the schedule; when does it fly?
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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Wed Jul 13, 2005 2:10 am

Quoting MaverickM11 (Reply 20):
Quoting MAH4546 (Reply 18):
While the majority of AR's seats to SCQ are pre-sold in charter packages, AR's service to SCQ is scheduled.

I don't see it in the schedule; when does it fly?

On Wednesdays. Most of the seats are pre-sold via charter contracts, but all leftover inventory is sold to the public.

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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Wed Jul 13, 2005 2:14 am

Quoting LXsaab2000 (Reply 17):
And how many 742 does AR actually have and where does AR send them?

Hi saab,

AR currently operates two 742's, LV-MLR and LV-OEP. I think they are used only on the EZE-MAD route but I'm not 100% sure.

There is another 742 (LV-MLO) stored at EZE and is waiting to be scrapped

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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Wed Jul 13, 2005 2:19 am

Quoting MAH4546 (Reply 21):
On Wednesdays. Most of the seats are pre-sold via charter contracts, but all leftover inventory is sold to the public.

I meant what time of year; it's not in the July or September schedule as far as I can tell.
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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Wed Jul 13, 2005 3:35 am

Quoting KL808 (Reply 19):
Quoting Latinplane (Reply 14):
Does anyone know if Aerolineas will charter the weekly 742 to Santiago de Compostela during the summer? Would there be enough traffic to make this flight scheduled(I don't think so)?

While the majority of AR's seats to SCQ are pre-sold in charter packages, AR's service to SCQ is scheduled. You can book it on any public reservation system.

Thanks Mah,

Strange that Aerolineas never advertises it on its web-site. Is there a reason, anyone?

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Wed Jul 13, 2005 4:17 am

Good afternoon gentlemen,

Quoting ARGinLON (Reply 8):
Will we ever see a EZE-CDG non stop with AR?

I know AR uses MAD as an European hub for some European destinations including CDG.

AF makes loads of money on this route with the 772. I fly this route with them twice a year and the flight is always full (I believe it has a 90% LF average)

I am sure it's a matter of equipment more than anything else.

I highly doubt it. Air France's success on its CDG-EZE flights relies on connections. They have outstanding schedules, with the EZE flight arriving very early in the morning in order to catch all connections to Europe. Besides, pax flying to the Far East from EZE in both L'Espace cabins get a free day at a 5-star hotel in Paris.

AR flew EZE-CDG last in 1999, with A342, for a couple of weeks. They had to drop it because of very weak results. Right now AR is doing really well with its Madrid mini-hub, since they serve destinations they wouldn't be able to fly to with a Jumbo or an A342.

The only possibility that comes to my mind is extending the EZE-BCN flight to CDG, if results are not the best. But, as aforementioned, I highly doubt AR will fly non-stop to Paris on a near future.

Quoting MAH4546 (Reply 18):
While the majority of AR's seats to SCQ are pre-sold in charter packages, AR's service to SCQ is scheduled. You can book it on any public reservation system.

It is not as easy as that. AR has got an agreement with Argentine travel operator Longueira y Longueira, which, as the same suggests, focuses on charter flights to Galicia for the Galician community living here (very big community, by the way).

Longueira leases a 742 from AR in order to operate these flights on a 1x weekly basis every Wednesay, complete routing being EZE-SCQ-MAD-EZE. AR does not sell any ticket on the EZE-SCQ-MAD legs, while they do sell tickets on the MAD-EZE leg. See, for instance, that SCQ does not appear on AR website's destination list.

Quoting MAH4546 (Reply 21):
AR 1980 EZE 1240-0457+1 SCQ 0557-0707 MAD 747 We
AR 1943 MAD 1050-1815 EZE 747 Th

On a side note, all AR 19**/AU 29** flights are charters.

Quoting Latinplane (Reply 24):
Strange that Aerolineas never advertises it on its web-site. Is there a reason, anyone?

As said before, because AR does not sell tickets to Santiago de Compostela. I have seen some Longueira y Longueira brochures a couple of years ago advertising it.

Quoting MaverickM11 (Reply 23):

I meant what time of year; it's not in the July or September schedule as far as I can tell.

As far as I know, the Longueira charter to Galicia operates during the whole year.

Quoting LXsaab2000 (Reply 17):
So maybe could we see an upgrade to Rome with all 744 flights (AR flies to FCO with 1 744 and 3 A342 weekly) or an upgrade to AKL-SYD in order to have enough 342 for flights to Rome and Barcelona?

Rome I don't know. The only reason they send the 744 to Fiumicino is because of cargo. The A342 reaches Rome with some restrictions, while the Jumbo can get there fully-loaded. I have just been told by one of my sources that AR is changing its schedule to Rome on September, the Friday flight being operated with 744. I will pay a look to AR's website in order to check this and I will post it later.

The Transpolar Route to Australia and NZ has been giving some great results thus far, mainly because of connecting pax from other Latin American countries, such as Chile, Peru and Brazil - AR even added a tag-on to GRU twice weekly.

If AR needs to replace the A342 for the 744 on any route in order to open BCN, my bet goes to the Transpolar Route without any hesitation.

Quoting KL808 (Reply 19):
How about extending the route to the far east like HKG, PVG or PEK?

Spanish sister-airline Air Plus Comet (also owned by Grupo Marsans) will start flying MAD-PEK-PVG in a couple of months, and AR will fully codeshare with them. I have yet to see the schedule, but I guess it will be co-ordinated with any of the two AR arrivals to MAD.

Saludos,
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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Wed Jul 13, 2005 4:27 am

Quoting Marambio (Reply 25):
It is not as easy as that. AR has got an agreement with Argentine travel operator Longueira y Longueira, which, as the same suggests, focuses on charter flights to Galicia for the Galician community living here (very big community, by the way).

The flights may not be sold by AR, but booking AR's EZE-SCQ flight is as easy as calling up American Express travel services or my local travel agent. The flight is available on public GDS systems for open booking to anybody who wants. I got the schedule from a GDS system.

Quoting Marambio (Reply 25):
Spanish sister-airline Air Plus Comet (also owned by Grupo Marsans) will start flying MAD-PEK-PVG in a couple of months, and AR will fully codeshare with them. I have yet to see the schedule, but I guess it will be co-ordinated with any of the two AR arrivals to MAD.

Air Plus Comet started service to China last week:

A7 501 MAD 2230-1530+1 PEK 747 Mo
A7 500 PEK 0030-0630 MAD 747 We

A7 503 BCN 2230-1615+1 PVG Fr
A7 502 PVG 2215-0430+1 BCN Sa
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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Wed Jul 13, 2005 4:47 am

Quoting MAH4546 (Reply 26):
The flights may not be sold by AR, but booking AR's EZE-SCQ flight is as easy as calling up American Express travel services or my local travel agent.

I just called AR's call center for Argentina, at 0-810-222-VOLAR (Volar is the verb To Fly in Spanish).

After some minutes waiting and listening to their new song celebrating their 55th birthday, an operator told me I cannot book EZE-SCQ with Aerolíneas. He said I should call or pay a visit to Longueira y Longueira in order to do so.

Quoting MAH4546 (Reply 26):
Air Plus Comet started service to China last week:

A7 501 MAD 2230-1530+1 PEK 747 Mo
A7 500 PEK 0030-0630 MAD 747 We

A7 503 BCN 2230-1615+1 PVG Fr
A7 502 PVG 2215-0430+1 BCN Sa

Thanks for that info. What an awful timing! I have been told A7 will add a new frequency from Barcelona to Shanghai after AR launches its flights, on Wednesdays.

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Wed Jul 13, 2005 4:56 am

Quoting Marambio (Reply 27):
I just called AR's call center for Argentina, at 0-810-222-VOLAR (Volar is the verb To Fly in Spanish).

After some minutes waiting and listening to their new song celebrating their 55th birthday, an operator told me I cannot book EZE-SCQ with Aerol�neas. He said I should call or pay a visit to Longueira y Longueira in order to do so.

Yes, like I said, you cannot book the flight via AR.

You can book it via the charter company or your local travel agent, or on your own on a public booking agent like ITN.
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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Wed Jul 13, 2005 5:02 am

Quoting MAH4546 (Reply 28):
You can book it via the charter company or your local travel agent, or on your own on a public booking agent like ITN.

Exactly. I believe I missed your point before, but apparently we have been saying the same for some the last posts.  Silly

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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Wed Jul 13, 2005 5:46 am

Quoting Marambio (Reply 25):
On a side note, all AR 19**/AU 29** flights are charters.

Ah...that would be why it's not in the SSIM.
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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Wed Jul 13, 2005 8:45 pm

I did not know this thread was already here, hence I deleted the one I started.


I am so glad !

However, I wanted to mention something I never understood : It has always been said that after New York, BCN is the city holding more argentinian emigrants, so why has it taken so looooong to start a direct service ?
When one thinks that some days there are up to six flights ex MAD to EZE...
 
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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Thu Jul 14, 2005 12:37 am

Quoting MAH4546 (Reply 26):
Quoting MaverickM11 (Reply 23):

I meant what time of year; it's not in the July or September schedule as far as I can tell.



Quoting MAH4546 (Reply 26):
As far as I know, the Longueira charter to Galicia operates during the whole year.

Actually, I checked around and the flight is only seasonal. It only last about three months of the year and sometimes in December and on special occasions.

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Thu Jul 14, 2005 12:39 am

Did AR consider a wraparound EZE-MAD-BCN service to keep availalble aircraft for MIA, JFK, and AKL-SYD?
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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Thu Jul 14, 2005 3:29 am

Perfect move AR!!!!Can we spect a daily service for 2006?
As I can see AR need more longhaul aircraft to increase frecuencies and destinations.
The A340 is perfect for AR international network, it is more flexible than a 744, in my opinion.
It is not time to lease more A342/3??

Quoting SQ773 (Reply 31):
However, I wanted to mention something I never understood : It has always been said that after New York, BCN is the city holding more Argentinean emigrants, so why has it taken so looooong to start a direct service ?
When one thinks that some days there are up to six flights ex MAD to EZE...

I do not know exactly numbers , but i think there are more Argentinean in Miami than in NYC.Being MIA for years a strong route for AR,with 2 daily flights with 747 during peak season, that's before 2001 a year to forget for both AR and Argentina.
It is not clear why it takes so long to open that route.
Another new route for AR could be EZE-MXP nonstop.
Why AR never take risk on some logical routes?
 
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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Thu Jul 14, 2005 4:37 am

Quoting Argento (Reply 34):
I do not know exactly numbers , but i think there are more Argentinean in Miami than in NYC

Yes, there are. Miami has one of the world's largest, if not largest, Argentine immigrant community centred in Little Buenos Aires, which is one of the trendiest neighbourhoods in the city. The Argentine community in Miami is estimated to be about 125,000, of which half of them moved to Miami in the past six years.
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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Sat Jul 16, 2005 7:54 am

Well, I have the answer of what AR will do with A340's to keep routes.

AR1310 EZE-MIA-JFK A340 (3 times a week)
AR1302 EZE-MIA A340 (2)
AR1140 EZE-FCO A340 (3) plus 1 in B747-400
AR1182 EZE-AKL-SYD A340 (2)
AR1184 GRU-EZE-AKL-SYD A340 (2)
AR1160 EZE-BCN A340 (2)

So JFK will be flown is via MIA.

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RE: AR To Start EZE-BCN Non-stop, 2x Weekly, With A342

Sat Jul 16, 2005 12:53 pm

Finally!.. BCN is my favorite european city and always wonder why they dont get more long haul flights. If ATL-BCN and PHL-BCN work, i am sure a MIA-BCN would work too. Those MIA-MAD flights are always packed. We need more options.

sort of off topic..wouldn't AR be a great candidate for Skyteam?! they are getting more stable and growing...and SKyteam needs more partners in South America.

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