Pbb152
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AF Cargo Dropping DFW

Fri Oct 19, 2007 9:30 am

Per the winter 2007/08 schedule, AF Cargo is dropping their 1x weekly DFW service, and moving it back to IAH (now back to 3x weekly). Didn't last very long.

http://www.af-klm.com/cargo/b2b/carg...GO_WINTER_2007_EN_tcm230-90801.pdf
 
zululima
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RE: AF Cargo Dropping DFW

Fri Oct 19, 2007 11:49 am

Well that sucks, but at least it was the 1x weekly carrier who rarely showed their planes in the light of day that left. I hope the market supports a return soon.
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thomasphoto60
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RE: AF Cargo Dropping DFW

Fri Oct 19, 2007 12:56 pm

Glad to see it's coming home, well..... it's Texas home anyways

Thomas
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aa61hvy
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RE: AF Cargo Dropping DFW

Fri Oct 19, 2007 1:11 pm

I'm curious in terms of cargo what sort of market Texas has that interests AF so much, is it the connection they can offer over toward the mid-east?
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ssides
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RE: AF Cargo Dropping DFW

Fri Oct 19, 2007 3:35 pm

A bit surprising, but given AF's and the SkyTeam passenger network at IAH, I guess it's logical.

DFW is still a major player in cargo, but this probably kills any immediate hopes for AF beginning passenger service to DFW (especially with the upcoming arrival of KLM).
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USADreamliner
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RE: AF Cargo Dropping DFW

Thu Oct 25, 2007 5:49 pm

Well, at least LH is adding MEX from DFW twice a week, plus the other 2X week FRA-DFW-FRA.
 
Super80DFW
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RE: AF Cargo Dropping DFW

Fri Oct 26, 2007 11:02 pm

Maybe AF should replace the cargo plane to DFW with a 330. lol
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