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by Noise
Tue May 19, 2020 11:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Etihad lands at TLV for the first time
Replies: 26
Views: 8995

Re: Etihad lands at TLV for the first time

Israel and UAE ties are relatively strong, yet covert. I am not at all surprised and I am very happy to see this :)

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by Noise
Thu May 14, 2020 1:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL to permanently retire entire 777 fleet
Replies: 747
Views: 117531

Re: DL to permanently retire entire 777 fleet

WOW, that's pretty sad. I love the 777s.

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by Noise
Mon Mar 30, 2020 5:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA's PHX Hub in Jeopardy?
Replies: 198
Views: 27288

Re: AA's PHX Hub in Jeapordy?

Phoenix: a fast-growing city with a fast-growing economy in a business-friendly state. I don't see why anyone would want to de-hub a city like that.

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by Noise
Sat Mar 21, 2020 3:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta plans to emerge a "smaller" carrier
Replies: 1961
Views: 342985

Re: Delta plans to emerge a "smaller" carrier

I don't think DL is going to cut any of its hubs. The focus-city operations in CVG and RDU, however, are in jeopardy.

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by Noise
Thu Feb 20, 2020 5:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will there ever been a new greenfield major airport in the USA?
Replies: 144
Views: 14698

Re: Will there ever been a new greenfield major airport in the USA?

What about Miami Airport? That place is to be constrained on all four sides.

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by Noise
Wed Feb 19, 2020 11:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will there ever been a new greenfield major airport in the USA?
Replies: 144
Views: 14698

Will there ever been a new greenfield major airport in the USA?

As the title of this thread suggests, what is everyone's thoughts on whether we will ever see a new greenfield major airport in the United States? I can think of a few cities that might need full-scale replacement airports in the long-term future if growth continues. Those would be: 1) San Diego : a...

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by Noise
Fri Feb 14, 2020 1:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flair Expand Into Eastern Canada, including Finally to YOW
Replies: 3
Views: 697

Re: Flair Expand Into Eastern Canada, including Finally to YOW

So with these additions, Flair will essentially have hub/focus city operations in YEG and YOW, right?

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by Noise
Fri Feb 14, 2020 1:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA 757 jetBlue A320 JFK Runway Pic
Replies: 8
Views: 3391

Re: AA 757 jetBlue A320 JFK Runway Pic

It was B6, AA and DL in the same pic. Let me see if I can find it.

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by Noise
Wed Dec 18, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Canada Could Be JetBlue’s Next International Destination
Replies: 56
Views: 8372

Re: Canada Could Be JetBlue’s Next International Destination

santi319 wrote:
Canada, like London is “imminent”...


:D :bigthumbsup: couldn't help but laugh when I read this.

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by Noise
Fri Dec 13, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 3 Red Lines: AC YVR-BNE/SYD/MEL
Replies: 38
Views: 7648

Re: 3 Red Lines: AC YVR-BNE/SYD/MEL

I think it’s incredible that Brisbane can sustain daily nonstop to Vangroovy. I mean Sydney and Melbourne, sure, they are actually big cities, “world cities” if you like. (Well Sydney for sure, and Melbourne is still a big deal.) BRISBANE really is a big country town. Flights to Bali, Singapore, Ne...

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by Noise
Wed Dec 11, 2019 11:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nashville Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1593
Views: 196898

Re: Nashville Aviation Thread - 2019

Interesting, I wonder why it’s only seasonal when RDU is year round? I suspect it corresponds to Nashville's tourism season (April thru October); as Nashville continues to grow it could go year round. What does Broadway look like in winter? I was in Nashville in April a few weeks before the NFL dra...

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by Noise
Fri Oct 11, 2019 12:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Raleigh/Durham Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 542
Views: 80211

Re: Raleigh/Durham Aviation Thread - 2019

Would love for DL to connect RDU to SAN, SJC and PDX.

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by Noise
Tue Oct 01, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Porter Cutting MLB (Orlando-Melbourne)
Replies: 44
Views: 7176

Re: Porter Cutting MLB (Orlando-Melbourne)

IFlyVeryLittle wrote:
Possibly too many people figured out that Orlando-Melbourne is really just Melbourne, and the closest Orlando destination is more than an hour's drive, with no public transport option.


Never understood how they can market Melbourne as "Orlando".

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by Noise
Sun Sep 08, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Raleigh/Durham Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 542
Views: 80211

Re: Raleigh/Durham Aviation Thread - 2019

taxi to Angus Barn at one of the entrances to the airport. Amazing food & experience the times I have been when visiting. If you have a three-hour layover in RDU, you're actually probably better off leaving the airport and yes, going to Angus Barn or heading over to Brier Creek and checking out...

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by Noise
Sat Aug 31, 2019 3:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada fined for not using French language
Replies: 148
Views: 24488

Re: Air Canada fined for not using French language

I mean surely most people who speak French in Canada are bilingual, no? Yeah, they are. Some of the French ones pretend like to pretend that they don’t, but they do. I’ve had some absolutely refuse to speak English to me as an American on a recent trip to Quebec City. I was treated better in Paris ...

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by Noise
Sat Aug 31, 2019 1:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada fined for not using French language
Replies: 148
Views: 24488

Re: Air Canada fined for not using French language

Gotta love official bilingualism.

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by Noise
Wed Aug 28, 2019 10:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS expands Pacific Northwest to California with 8 new routes & adds frequencies on others
Replies: 154
Views: 26121

Re: AS expands Pacific Northwest to California with 8 new routes & adds frequencies on others

I get this is a discussion board but this complaint was particularly irrelevant. I agree, and not only is it irrelevant it’s also absurd. Alaska (with Horizon) is already by far the best and most dominant airline at PDX with >40% market share. How many more flights or destinations can be added with...

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by Noise
Wed Aug 28, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC announces year round mainline service from YUL to TLS
Replies: 20
Views: 4538

Re: AC announces year round mainline service from YUL to TLS

raylee67 wrote:
Using A330, seems like AC is making an effort to make sure this Airbus corporate shuttle route is not flown with a Boeing aircraft.

Would this be a route ideal for A321XLR?


I'm sure it would be. Same with other French routes like BOD.

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by Noise
Fri Aug 23, 2019 12:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hawaiian A321 Smoke in cabin/evac
Replies: 44
Views: 9928

Re: Hawaiian A321 Smoke in cabin/evac

LY777 wrote:
You know what, guys? I am going to avoid brand new planes now lol.


So...I was thinking the same thing lol. How long should we wait until a plane is no longer brand new? 5 years?

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by Noise
Thu Aug 15, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada A220 launch - Interior Picture and New routes
Replies: 133
Views: 26501

Re: Air Canada A220 launch - Interior Picture and New routes

usdcaguy wrote:
RJ masquerading as a mainline aircraft. Three-abreast on one side with tiny armrests and very narrow seats. Way too uncomfortable for YUL-SEA.


This guy is probably trolling.

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by Noise
Thu Aug 15, 2019 4:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada A220 launch - Interior Picture and New routes
Replies: 133
Views: 26501

Re: Air Canada A220 launch - Interior Picture and New routes

usdcaguy wrote:
RJ masquerading as a mainline aircraft. Three-abreast on one side with tiny armrests and very narrow seats. Way too uncomfortable for YUL-SEA.


Seriously?

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by Noise
Wed Aug 14, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada A220 launch - Interior Picture and New routes
Replies: 133
Views: 26501

Re: Air Canada A220 launch - Interior Picture and New routes

Would love to see YUL-SAN added as well with the A220.

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by Noise
Wed Aug 14, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada A220 launch - Interior Picture and New routes
Replies: 133
Views: 26501

Re: Air Canada A220 launch - Interior Picture and New routes

Congrats to AC on this launch.

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by Noise
Thu Aug 01, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Has the Max 8 been damaged as badly as DC-10 in the mind of the public?
Replies: 55
Views: 6815

Re: Has the Max 8 been damaged as badly as DC-10 in the mind of the public?

The MAX name will probably have to be dropped.

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by Noise
Tue Jul 30, 2019 4:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What happened to the plans for the Big Cypress Jetport?
Replies: 16
Views: 2400

Re: What happened to the plans for the Big Cypress Jetport?

Will Miami people build TNT again as MIA/FLL have no room for expansion Greater chance has X51 Miami Homestead GA (own by MIA) to get upgraded with extended runway and compact but passenger-friendly terminal (with FIS). Surely, Miami-Dade Airports would rather have more commercial traffic go to ano...

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by Noise
Tue Jul 30, 2019 3:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What happened to the plans for the Big Cypress Jetport?
Replies: 16
Views: 2400

Re: What happened to the plans for the Big Cypress Jetport?

Does anyone have the TNT Master Plan? Would love to see what they envisioned for this airport.

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by Noise
Tue Jul 30, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What happened to the plans for the Big Cypress Jetport?
Replies: 16
Views: 2400

Re: What happened to the plans for the Big Cypress Jetport?

I'm not convinced that MIA is "maxed out". A rearranging of the terminals and parking areas would create a lot more space. The current terminals arrangement is not a very efficient use of space.

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by Noise
Tue Jul 16, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Would A321XLR open the door for non-stops between US west coast and CTS?
Replies: 51
Views: 8138

Re: Would A321XLR open the door for non-stops between US west coast and CTS?

God help us if flying 10 hours on a narrow body is the way of the future.

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by Noise
Wed Jul 10, 2019 7:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United to launch Newark-Seville next year
Replies: 47
Views: 11697

Re: United to launch Newark-Seville next year

MIflyer12 wrote:
Discussions about using CRJ and E145s in TATL service aren't on topic, and ceased to be even a little bit clever years ago.


So does that mean they plan on using the ERJ-145?

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by Noise
Tue Jul 09, 2019 10:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United to launch Newark-Seville next year
Replies: 47
Views: 11697

Re: United to launch Newark-Seville next year

rjmf22 wrote:
Noise wrote:
Will the route be served by the ERJ-145?


Seeing as how Seville is in Spain and Newark is in New jersey.....well.


I ask because I believe we're all aware of UA's fondness for using the ERJ-145 for some pretty long routes.

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by Noise
Tue Jul 09, 2019 8:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United to launch Newark-Seville next year
Replies: 47
Views: 11697

Re: United to launch Newark-Seville next year

Will the route be served by the ERJ-145?

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by Noise
Sat Jun 29, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to open new LGA Concourse G in Fall
Replies: 46
Views: 9039

Re: Delta to open new LGA Concourse G in Fall

That doesn't sound right. What airline / flight number / date was this? UA2159 on 5/26, EWR-RDU. It's called "SERMN South." ATC initiative for days when traffic/volume/weather is congesting airspace in the New york area or DC Center, they issue a (usually) mandatory reroute over various p...

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by Noise
Sat Jun 29, 2019 3:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to open new LGA Concourse G in Fall
Replies: 46
Views: 9039

Re: Delta to open new LGA Concourse G in Fall

N62NA wrote:
Noise wrote:
Guys, the other day I flew EWR-RDU at a cruising altitude of 7,000 feet. WTF!? Does that have to due with airspace congestion in and around NYC?


That doesn't sound right. What airline / flight number / date was this?


UA2159 on 5/26, EWR-RDU.

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by Noise
Sat Jun 29, 2019 2:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to open new LGA Concourse G in Fall
Replies: 46
Views: 9039

Re: Delta to open new LGA Concourse G in Fall

Guys, the other day I flew EWR-RDU at a cruising altitude of 7,000 feet. WTF!? Does that have to due with airspace congestion in and around NYC?

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by Noise
Wed Jun 19, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Odd flight path for DL1631 (LAX-DCA) 6/19
Replies: 23
Views: 4623

Re: Odd flight path for DL1631 (LAX-DCA) 6/19

I've seen weirder routings before.

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by Noise
Tue Jun 18, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CANADA JETLINES getting ready to fly
Replies: 218
Views: 51089

Re: CANADA JETLINES getting ready to fly

"Flying sucks less when you pay less" wow lol.

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by Noise
Sat Jun 15, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Upgauges DFW-Key West to A319
Replies: 45
Views: 7590

Re: AA Upgauges DFW-Key West to A319

To the east, expand over Roosevelt Blvd. To the west, expand towards the High School.

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by Noise
Sat Jun 15, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Upgauges DFW-Key West to A319
Replies: 45
Views: 7590

Re: AA Upgauges DFW-Key West to A319

EYW needs to extend that runway to accommodate flights to YYZ.

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by Noise
Fri Jun 07, 2019 2:39 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Why did UA chose CPT over JNB?
Replies: 26
Views: 5319

Re: Why did UA chose CPT over JNB?

JNB is a hot and high airport. These Ultra Long Haul routes perform better when they don't have restrictions placed on them due to the elevation of the airport.

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by Noise
Tue Jun 04, 2019 3:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Raleigh/Durham Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 542
Views: 80211

Re: Raleigh/Durham Aviation Thread - 2019

Not directly RDU related, but DL announced at JumpStart today that BOS has been upgraded to hub status and AUS, BNA, and SJC are all now considered focus cities alongside CVG and RDU. https://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/delta-upgrades-boston-to-hub-status-on-strong-growth-458669/ Would be ni...

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by Noise
Fri May 31, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Longest 737-100 flight
Replies: 13
Views: 2639

Re: Longest 737-100 flight

loranfair wrote:
There were only 30 737-100s built, the majority of which were -130s for Lufthansa. Aloha flew 200s.


Aloha flew the 737-200 from Hawaii to the mainland? Dang...

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by Noise
Sun May 19, 2019 12:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Greater Seattle Airport
Replies: 111
Views: 16079

Re: New Greater Seattle Airport

Why not an airport near Enumclaw? Or an airport near Burlington?

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