arturo88
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The Biggest Airline?

Wed Sep 06, 2006 9:03 am

I´ve seen Emirates is a huge airline which is growing a lot. But I´ll like to know what Airliner do you think is the biggest of the world.
 
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Wed Sep 06, 2006 9:10 am

I am sure aa is the biggest in the number of planes then i think its ba with the number of routs.
I am usualy wrong and thats proberbly just the aww factor i got spoon fed during training. please correct me if i am wrong  Wink.
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Wed Sep 06, 2006 9:33 am

Quoting Arturo88 (Thread starter):
But I´ll like to know what Airliner do you think is the biggest of the world.

The A380.
 
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Wed Sep 06, 2006 9:34 am

I'm pretty sure AA is the largest.
 
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The Biggest Airline?

Wed Sep 06, 2006 9:40 am

Quoting Arturo88 (Thread starter):
I´ve seen Emirates is a huge airline which is growing a lot. But I´ll like to know what Airliner do you think is the biggest of the world.



Quoting Areopagus (Reply 2):
Quoting Arturo88 (Thread starter):
But I´ll like to know what Airliner do you think is the biggest of the world.

The A380.

i guess you could read that both ways
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Wed Sep 06, 2006 11:03 am

In terms of talking about aircraft length...the 777-300 is the longest commercial airliner that I know of.
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Wed Sep 06, 2006 1:02 pm

Actually, the A340-600 (247ft) is a bit longer than the 777-300 (242ft)
 
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Wed Sep 06, 2006 1:19 pm

I think he meant airline, not airliner... I believe that AA, is the largest...

EDIT, Wikipedia, is a useful tool,

Quoting Wikipedia:
American Airlines is the largest airline in the world in terms of total passengers transported and fleet size, and the second-largest airline in the world (behind Air France-KLM) in terms of total operating revenues.

[Edited 2006-09-06 06:23:40]
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Wed Sep 06, 2006 5:12 pm

American Airlines has the biggest fleet (by number), but mostly narrow bodies.
 
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Wed Sep 06, 2006 6:04 pm

American Airlines has the biggest fleet, I know that for a fact.
 
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Wed Sep 06, 2006 9:25 pm

Please clarify if you are referring to 'Airlines' or 'Aircrafts'......title is confusing....  smile 
 
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Wed Sep 06, 2006 9:29 pm

I think its all about profits which airline is the biggest in the world, in that case it would be AF-KL.
 
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Wed Sep 06, 2006 10:06 pm

Quoting MauriceB (Reply 12):
I think its all about profits which airline is the biggest in the world, in that case it would be AF-KL.

You can't just 'think' like that  smile ......biggest can be defined in terms of fleet size, capacity, pax carried, sales, network, etc......one has to define what you mean by 'biggest'......
 
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Wed Sep 06, 2006 11:10 pm

Quoting PropilotJW (Reply 6):
Actually, the A340-600 (247ft) is a bit longer than the 777-300 (242ft)

Indeed. Now, if cargo airlines count, the longest airliner is the An-225.
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Thu Sep 07, 2006 12:31 am

Quoting Cobra27 (Reply 9):
American Airlines has the biggest fleet (by number), but mostly narrow bodies.

Is there a European or North American airline that isn't mostly comprised of narrow body aircraft?
 
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Thu Sep 07, 2006 12:35 am

Quoting ATCGOD (Reply 15):
Is there a European or North American airline that isn't mostly comprised of narrow body aircraft?

Southwest, Ryanair, Jetblue... the list goes on
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Thu Sep 07, 2006 12:44 am

Quoting ATCGOD (Reply 15):
Quoting Cobra27 (Reply 9):
American Airlines has the biggest fleet (by number), but mostly narrow bodies.

Is there a European or North American airline that isn't mostly comprised of narrow body aircraft?

Good point.
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Thu Sep 07, 2006 12:46 am

Quoting Cadet57 (Reply 16):
Southwest, Ryanair, Jetblue... the list goes on

Thats not what he was asking

Quoting ATCGOD (Reply 15):
Is there a European or North American airline that isn't mostly comprised of narrow body aircraft?

I would say BA and AF/KL have the most widebodies of any north american or european airline. US airlines have more narrowbodies, probably because of their extensive route networks within the continent (less overwater).
 
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Thu Sep 07, 2006 1:23 am

Quoting Cadet57 (Reply 16):
Southwest, Ryanair, Jetblue... the list goes on

Southwest doesn't fly narrow bodies??? Just kidding, not meaning to poke fun at you but you misread my quote.

Quoting Charliejag1 (Reply 18):
I would say BA and AF/KL have the most widebodies of any north american or european airline. US airlines have more narrowbodies, probably because of their extensive route networks within the continent (less overwater).

Even BA and AF/KL still fly a majority (or 51% plus) narrow bodies. But you're right, if you look at percentages, those airlines would most likely have the highest %.
 
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Thu Sep 07, 2006 4:45 am

Quoting Areopagus (Reply 2):
The A380.

It will be, but not yet. It is yet to carry a revenue passenger.
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Thu Sep 07, 2006 4:49 am

Quoting ATCGOD (Reply 15):
Is there a European or North American airline that isn't mostly comprised of narrow body aircraft?

Actually, if you look at airlines like VS or WO, you'll see that they only operate widebodies.  silly   duck 

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Thu Sep 07, 2006 4:51 am

Quoting Charliejag1 (Reply 18):
I would say BA and AF/KL have the most widebodies of any north American or european airline. US airlines have more narrow bodies, probably because of their extensive route networks within the continent (less over water).

What about United I know they have gotten rid of a few leased aircraft in the recent bankruptcy but they have a huge widebody fleet even Delta has a large widebody fleet even though mostly 767-300's.
 
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Thu Sep 07, 2006 5:02 am

Quoting Dw9115 (Reply 22):
Delta has a large widebody fleet even though mostly 767-300's.

True, but they have many more MD-88's and 737's than they do 767's or 777's.
 
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Thu Sep 07, 2006 5:05 am

Quoting Doona (Reply 21):
Actually, if you look at airlines like VS or WO, you'll see that they only operate widebodies

Hey don't forget SQ and Thai  wink 

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Thu Sep 07, 2006 5:07 am

Quoting Doona (Reply 21):
Actually, if you look at airlines like VS or WO, you'll see that they only operate widebodies.

World Airways can be compared with Maxjet...they have so few aircraft that I don't think they really qualify for this argument. Virgin has divided their widebody fleet from their narrowbody fleet by making two seperate airlines. That's like American splitting into two and calling the narrowbody airline American Express and the widebody airline American International...or something like that. You get my drift.
 
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RE: The Biggest Airliner

Thu Sep 07, 2006 5:29 am

If just looking at widebodies it looks like British Airways is the winner info I found.

UNITED
Link http://ir.united.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=83680&p=irol-homeProfile
747-400 30
767-300 35
777-200 52
TOTAL 117

AIR FRANCE / KLM
Air France
Link http://www.airfrance.us/US/en/local/...=ccccaddijmemiljcefecekedgfndfkj.0
A330-200 16
A430-300 20
747-2-3-400 20
777-2-300 37
Total 93

KLM
Link http://www.klm.com/travel/corporate_...images/HH10_Fleet_tcm172-24279.pdf

A330-200 2
MD-11 10
747-400 22
767-300 11
777-200 10
Total 55
COMBINDED TOTAL 148

BRITISH AIRWAYS
Link http://media.corporate-ir.net/media_...69499/bafactbook/section3_2006.pdf
747-400 57
767-300 21
777 43
TOTAL 121

DELTA
Link http://www.delta.com/about_delta/cor...ats_facts/aircraft_fleet/index.jsp
767-3-400 104
777-200 8
TOTAL 112

CATHAY PACIFIC
Link http://www.cathaypacific.com/cpa/en_...utus/cxbackground/fleetlandingpage
A330-300 26
A340-3-600 18
747-400 21
777-2-300 17
TOTAL 82

Other Airlines not even close to count.

[Edited 2006-09-06 22:30:53]
 
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Thu Sep 07, 2006 5:32 am

Quoting ATCGOD (Reply 14):
Is there a European or North American airline that isn't mostly comprised of narrow body aircraft?



Quoting DeltaGuy767 (Reply 23):
Quoting Doona (Reply 21):
Actually, if you look at airlines like VS or WO, you'll see that they only operate widebodies

Hey don't forget SQ and Thai

Yeah, I know about the Asian airlines.
 
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Thu Sep 07, 2006 5:42 am

Quoting ATCGOD (Reply 24):
Virgin has divided their widebody fleet from their narrowbody fleet by making two seperate airlines. That's like American splitting into two and calling the narrowbody airline American Express and the widebody airline American International...or something like that. You get my drift.

Actually it is not. They are very different.

Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Express are separate entities with widely varying ownership structure. Virgin Express does not operate as Virgin Atlantic through a codeshare structure, nor is it a subsidiary of Virgin Atlantic.

On the other hand, US commuters like American Eagle and Continental Connection are under completely dependent for flights on the "mother airline". The companies operating these commuters are running a sort of franchise.

Quoting Dw9115 (Reply 25):
If just looking at widebodies it looks like British Airways is the winner info I found.

Your list is good, but I think JAL deserves a mention in the widebody race. My numbers may be off, but I get:

747-446 (D and I) - 42
747-346 - 11
747-346ER - 13
777-246ER - 11
777-346ER - 4
A300B2/B4 - 4
A300-625R - 22
747-146B/SUD - 2
767-246 - 3
767-346 - 23
777-246 - 14
777-289 - 14
747-246F - 10
747-446F - 2
Total: 175

[Edited 2006-09-06 22:44:14]
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Thu Sep 07, 2006 5:51 am

Quoting Starlionblue (Reply 27):
747-246F - 10
747-446F - 2
Total: 175



Quoting Starlionblue (Reply 27):
Your list is nice, but I think JAL deserves a place:

747-446 (D and I) - 42
747-346 - 11
747-346ER - 13
777-246ER - 11
777-346ER - 4
A300B2/B4 - 4
A300-625R - 22
747-146B/SUD - 2
767-246 - 3
767-346 - 23
777-246 - 14
777-289 - 14
747-246F - 10
747-446F - 2
Total: 175

I was not counting freighter others wise these airlines would have had higher #'s. also please show link were you found info
 
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Thu Sep 07, 2006 6:09 am

Quoting Dw9115 (Reply 28):
I was not counting freighter others wise these airlines would have had higher #'s.

Doesn't look like Starlionblue was counting freighters either until the bottom of his list. Those numbers look right to me...

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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Thu Sep 07, 2006 6:24 am

Quoting Starlionblue (Reply 27):
Your list is good, but I think JAL deserves a mention in the widebody race. My numbers may be off, but I get:



Quoting Dw9115 (Reply 25):
Other Airlines not even close to count.

You skipped American, which has 20 more widebodies than BA, and a couple more than the combined AF/KL

34 A300-605R
47 777-223/ER
58 767-323/ER
15 767-223/ER
154 widebody total
 
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Thu Sep 07, 2006 6:26 am

Quoting Starlionblue (Reply 27):
747-346 - 11
747-346ER - 13

Whats the Difference?
 
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Thu Sep 07, 2006 6:44 am

Quoting Dw9115 (Reply 25):
Other Airlines not even close to count.

EK have over 80 widebody jets...

................and counting!!

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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Thu Sep 07, 2006 7:33 am

I know that lots of A-netters focus on the pax haulers, but please don't forget the Freight and Package haulers. They have substantial sized fleets.

The FedEx website as of the time of this post lists the following equipment inventory:
( http://fedex.com/us/about/today/companies/express/facts.html )

For clarity I grouped like equipment types together...

53 Airbus A300-600s
65 Airbus A310-200/300s
-----
118 Airbus Widebody

58 Boeing MD11s
17 Boeing DC10-30s
6 Boeing MD10-30s
25 Boeing DC10-10s
41 Boeing MD10-10s
-----
147 Tri-Jets Widebody
------------------------
265 Widebody Freight/Package haulers

In addition to the above listed FedEx widebody equipment, there are 107 ea. B727-100/200s, 49 ea. Twin engine turboprops, and 253 ea. Cessna 208A/B.

The FedEx inventory totals to 674... The wide and narrow body jet fleets add up to 372...
 
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Thu Sep 07, 2006 7:37 am

AA is the largest airline,but they have lost market share in the last few years.
The A340-600 is the longest airliner in service.
If we go by fleet size including aircraft in storage,Aeroflot is the largest.  Wink
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Thu Sep 07, 2006 7:38 am

American has the most aircraft, the highest revenue, the most ASM's and RPM's.

Almost any way you measure it, AA comes out on top.
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Thu Sep 07, 2006 8:03 am

Quoting Efcar98 (Reply 31):
Quoting Starlionblue (Reply 27):
747-346 - 11
747-346ER - 13

Whats the Difference?

"ER" stands for extended range. They are variants of the same basic frame. JAL uses the 346 for domestic and the 346ER for international.

For more clarity among codes and such: http://aviation.rosboch.net (shameless plug).

Quoting Dw9115 (Reply 28):
I was not counting freighter others wise these airlines would have had higher #'s. also please show link were you found info

Oops. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japan_Airlines#Fleet.

[Edited 2006-09-07 01:04:43]
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Thu Sep 07, 2006 8:25 am

By market cap

1. SOUTHWEST AIRLINE
Market capitalization - about US$13.5BN

2. SINGAPORE AIRLINE
Market cap - about US$6.7BN

makets price them as the biggest  wink 
 
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Thu Sep 07, 2006 8:59 am

Quoting Jetdeltamsy (Reply 36):
Almost any way you measure it, AA comes out on top.

Except for the number that matters most to most shareholders - profit.
 
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Thu Sep 07, 2006 9:37 am

I wonder which airline is the largest by market capitalization?
 
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Thu Sep 07, 2006 9:40 am

Quoting ElmoTheHobo (Reply 30):
34 A300-605R
47 777-223/ER
58 767-323/ER
15 767-223/ER
154 widebody total

I wasn’t able to find there #'s on there site. Good #'s though.

Quoting Starlionblue (Reply 37):
Oops. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japan_A...leet.

The #'s look right but I never use Wikipedia because of a lot on unreliable info on the site and I could not find the info on the JAL site.
 
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Thu Sep 07, 2006 10:01 am

Quoting Dw9115 (Reply 25):
Other Airlines not even close to count.

Lufthansa has with 99 widebodies more than the mentioned CX and separated KL / AF.
ANA has 136 widebodies. And, as mentioned, you've missed JL and AA.
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Thu Sep 07, 2006 10:16 am

Quoting Glareskin (Reply 42):
Lufthansa has with 99 widebodies more than the mentioned CX and separated KL / AF.
ANA has 136 widebodies. And, as mentioned, you've missed JL and AA.

Like I said before I used company info not third party info due to unreliability. If I hot could get it from there site I did not use it. United for example, several sites listed them as having over 135 wide body aircraft but they have 117, the other site was still using bankruptcy #'s just the reason why I only used #'s from the companies them selves that's why in my post I as provided the links to were I got the info from.
 
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Thu Sep 07, 2006 11:27 am

Quoting VV701 (Reply 39):
Quoting Jetdeltamsy (Reply 36):
Almost any way you measure it, AA comes out on top.

Except for the number that matters most to most shareholders - profit.

Welllll....things were much improved in the last reported quarter...a net of $291 million. that ain't peanuts. let's see how long fuel prices hold at/below $70 barrel. As long as they do, I think AA has the potential to make a good, solid profit this year. Don't you?
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Thu Sep 07, 2006 11:42 am

Quoting VV701 (Reply 39):
I wonder which airline is the largest by market capitalization?

See my post 38. Southwest is the largest followed by Singapore Airline. But note Singapore's market cap is just half of that of Southwest. Several of the more healthy airlines will be in the 4.5 to 5.5 BN bracket. As usual nothing much to say for legacy carriers in the US. Only exception is Continental that has a market cap of about US$2.3BN which is yet one-sixth of that of Southwest. Markets do not expect much out of the airline industry as a whole. Stagnant industry which will underperform the broader index except for a few airline companies that are usually LCCs. Also do not confuse market cap with Enterprise Value (EV). Market cap is marKet value of equity while EV is market value of equity + Value of debt. Singapre has a high EV becasue it's market cap is high but they keep debt levels low. SQ is one of the most conservative airline when it comes to taking on debt. If you look at AA's historicals the debt value might be twice or more the equity value. Not a good way of doing business.

Quoting VV701 (Reply 39):
Except for the number that matters most to most shareholders - profit.

 hyper 
 
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Thu Sep 07, 2006 11:47 am

Quoting Jetdeltamsy (Reply 44):
Welllll....things were much improved in the last reported quarter...a net of $291 million. that ain't peanuts. let's see how long fuel prices hold at/below $70 barrel. As long as they do, I think AA has the potential to make a good, solid profit this year. Don't you?

You usually don't judge a company based on one quarter earnings especially when the company has had a track record of wiping away value. A quarterly earning could be high becasue of one off items/restructuring/sell of etc. Fuel is just one of the issues among many that is hurting AA.

[Edited 2006-09-07 04:48:54]
 
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Fri Sep 08, 2006 11:11 am

Quoting PropilotJW (Reply 6):
Actually, the A340-600 (247ft) is a bit longer than the 777-300 (242ft)

You're right....I was looking at the A340-500 demintions instead of the -600. Thanks for that correction. Now I can weep lol.
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Fri Sep 08, 2006 11:28 am

Quoting Historic747 (Reply 37):
By market cap

1. SOUTHWEST AIRLINE
Market capitalization - about US$13.5BN

2. SINGAPORE AIRLINE
Market cap - about US$6.7BN

makets price them as the biggest

No. The closing price for British Airways last Friday was £4.1325 giving them a market capitalisation of £4.679BN or $8.890BN at Friday's exchange rate of $1.90. And I would think (but do not know) that the Market Capitalisation of Air France/KLM is bigger than that of BA.
 
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Fri Sep 08, 2006 12:15 pm

Quoting VV701 (Reply 47):
No. The closing price for British Airways last Friday was £4.1325 giving them a market capitalisation of £4.679BN or $8.890BN at Friday's exchange rate of $1.90. And I would think (but do not know) that the Market Capitalisation of Air France/KLM is bigger than that of BA.

Okay but yet smaller than Southwest.
 
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RE: The Biggest Airline?

Fri Sep 08, 2006 1:22 pm

I do believe in the history of all airlines, Aeroflot was the biggest, prior to the break-up of the USSR.
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