BigGSFO
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AA Eagle Adds DFW-MTJ

Tue Jan 23, 2007 3:24 am

Seasonal (summer) Dallas-Montrose service. Not an earth shattering announcement. Using the CR7 on such a route is interesting though. I thought Eagle reserved those for their longer RJ flights.

http://biz.yahoo.com/prnews/070122/dam031.html?.v=77

[Edited 2007-01-22 19:33:58]
 
commavia
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RE: AA Eagle Adds DFW-MJT

Tue Jan 23, 2007 3:29 am

Smart move. Texans never tire of Colorado. It doesn't matter to them whether there is powder on the ground or bright sun in the sky.
 
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RE: AA Eagle Adds DFW-MJT

Tue Jan 23, 2007 3:30 am

You mean MTJ, right?
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thunder9
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RE: AA Eagle Adds DFW-MJT

Tue Jan 23, 2007 3:32 am

Sorry to nit-pick, but the title has a typo in the airport code for Montrose, CO. The correct code is MTJ.

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BigGSFO
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RE: AA Eagle Adds DFW-MTJ

Tue Jan 23, 2007 3:34 am

Quoting Thunder9 (Reply 3):
Sorry to nit-pick, but the title has a typo in the airport code for Montrose, CO. The correct code is MTJ.

Thanks! Corrected.
 
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RE: AA Eagle Adds DFW-MTJ

Tue Jan 23, 2007 4:34 am

Not to nitpick as well, but just to clarify, this route is not new for AA/MQ. They already fly it between December and April. Though, as with Dallas-Vail, they will offer summer service as well this year.
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RE: AA Eagle Adds DFW-MTJ

Tue Jan 23, 2007 6:25 am

Great! I fly to MTJ 1-2x a year. Good to know American will be flying it during the summer as well.
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ASEFlyer
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RE: AA Eagle Adds DFW-MTJ

Tue Jan 23, 2007 12:59 pm

Would love to see an AA CR7 in ASE...I know it can be done...
 
commavia
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RE: AA Eagle Adds DFW-MTJ

Tue Jan 23, 2007 1:03 pm

Quoting ASEFlyer (Reply 7):
Would love to see an AA CR7 in ASE...I know it can be done...

Another market that AA/Eagle could easily serve profitably, but they probably don't want to cannibalize the very good thing they've got going over at EGE, where they are by far the largest carrier during the peak winter months.
 
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RE: AA Eagle Adds DFW-MTJ

Tue Jan 23, 2007 1:46 pm

Quoting Commavia (Reply 1):
Smart move. Texans never tire of Colorado. It doesn't matter to them whether there is powder on the ground or bright sun in the sky.

Yeah, but Texans should do at least one thing before they come here: LEARN HOW TO DRIVE!  Big grin

Anyway good to see Montrose is getting more service.

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RE: AA Eagle Adds DFW-MTJ

Tue Jan 23, 2007 10:02 pm

Quoting Yanksn4 (Reply 9):
Yeah, but Texans should do at least one thing before they come here: LEARN HOW TO DRIVE!

My thoughst exactly, I-70 through the rockies is not beltway 8