us330
Posts: 3422
Joined: Tue Aug 08, 2000 7:00 am

TWA's STL-AUS-McAllen

Mon May 28, 2001 4:14 am

Just to clarify, I do know that TWA is now a subsidiary of American, but before they were bought out, they operated a St. Louis-Austin-McAllen, Texas route with an MD-80. Does anybody know how that route was doing, and if they still operate it?
 
RJ100
Posts: 3895
Joined: Wed Nov 22, 2000 1:37 am

RE: TWA's STL-AUS-McAllen

Mon May 28, 2001 4:28 am

Hello

At the moment, TWA still operates this route with a MD-80.
It departs STL at 5:10pm and arrives in McAllen at 9:06 after a stop in AUS.

Kind regards,
RJ100
none
 
us330
Posts: 3422
Joined: Tue Aug 08, 2000 7:00 am

RE: TWA's STL-AUS-McAllen

Mon May 28, 2001 11:11 am

Okay, but does anybody know if it is profitable or what the load factors are?
 
rojo
Posts: 2266
Joined: Tue Sep 05, 2000 6:08 am

RE: TWA's STL-AUS-McAllen

Mon May 28, 2001 11:21 am

I can say that I flew from McAllen a couple of times last year with Continental. I saw the boarding of TW service from MFE-AUS-STL and there were like 100 passengers. I don´t really know if it is profitable, but both of my CO flights were full, the first one being a B737-800 and the second one a MD80. So there are many people flying from the Valley region. I flew last week from BRO-IAH-CMH on CO and the BRO-IAH leg was full.

Rojo

Popular Searches On Airliners.net

Top Photos of Last:   24 Hours  •  48 Hours  •  7 Days  •  30 Days  •  180 Days  •  365 Days  •  All Time

Military Aircraft Every type from fighters to helicopters from air forces around the globe

Classic Airliners Props and jets from the good old days

Flight Decks Views from inside the cockpit

Aircraft Cabins Passenger cabin shots showing seat arrangements as well as cargo aircraft interior

Cargo Aircraft Pictures of great freighter aircraft

Government Aircraft Aircraft flying government officials

Helicopters Our large helicopter section. Both military and civil versions

Blimps / Airships Everything from the Goodyear blimp to the Zeppelin

Night Photos Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon

Accidents Accident, incident and crash related photos

Air to Air Photos taken by airborne photographers of airborne aircraft

Special Paint Schemes Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries

Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground

Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos