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by jfklganyc
Mon Oct 15, 2018 12:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 10/14/2018: HUGE UA Change, Numerous Routes Added and Dropped
Replies: 104
Views: 14066

Re: OAG Changes 10/14/2018: HUGE UA Change, Numerous Routes Added and Dropped

Re FLL PHX

I think this is an attempt to round out their western stations.

You are starting to see a lot of 1 daily FLL Western flying. That’s a good thing...if it works

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by jfklganyc
Sat Oct 13, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TW Connie being moved from ME to NY to become bar at TWA Hotel/JFK T5
Replies: 42
Views: 6820

Re: TW Connie being moved from ME to NY to become bar at TWA Hotel/JFK T5

As of 10:30 this morning, the plane is parked at the Throgs Neck Bridge toll plaza in the Bronx.

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by jfklganyc
Sat Oct 13, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread 2018
Replies: 619
Views: 56193

Re: JetBlue Network Thread 2018

Guys wake up call. Robin Hayes was revenue management. He was and is famous for saying “50 percent of our routes lose money, but we need those routes to support our other routes” Airlines fly routes for lots of reasons. For instance, DAB with mid 80s LF and ok yields was cut...while Cuba with 40 peo...

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by jfklganyc
Fri Oct 12, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK Rebuild - What's Delta Getting?
Replies: 45
Views: 8973

Re: JFK Rebuild - What's Delta Getting?

TOGA has recommitted to Terminal 1. That is where the TOGA airlines will remain. No questions about KE, JAL, AF and LH.

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by jfklganyc
Fri Oct 12, 2018 11:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK Rebuild - What's Delta Getting?
Replies: 45
Views: 8973

Re: JFK Rebuild - What's Delta Getting?

Summing up Delta: We just built JFK. We are building LGA at governors request (pressure). We will unify at T4, but dont expect us to throw billions more into NY airport building at this time. And that’s a totally reasonable position from Delta. How much do they really have to pay to play in New York...

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by jfklganyc
Fri Oct 12, 2018 11:15 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Emotional attachment to airlines
Replies: 36
Views: 2269

Re: Emotional attachment to airlines

Forget a.netters, the general public takes a liking to something and does the same thing over and over again. They even make exuses when “their” company screws up. If you ever want to have a fun conversation, ask someone where they food shop in your town...and then tell them you shop at the competin...

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by jfklganyc
Thu Oct 11, 2018 8:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DUB - Is the bubble going to burst?
Replies: 41
Views: 8037

Re: DUB - Is the bubble going to burst?

All bubbles burst. That is why they are bubbles. Remember when the ME3 were going to take over the world? Aviation is particularly effected by outside conditions. So when you have a small city, in a small country with outsized growth...watch out as a correction is coming. Just law of averages. The ...

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by jfklganyc
Thu Oct 11, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DUB - Is the bubble going to burst?
Replies: 41
Views: 8037

Re: DUB - Is the bubble going to burst?

All bubbles burst. That is why they are bubbles.

Remember when the ME3 were going to take over the world?

Aviation is particularly effected by outside conditions.

So when you have a small city, in a small country with outsized growth...watch out as a correction is coming. Just law of averages.

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by jfklganyc
Wed Oct 10, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread 2018
Replies: 619
Views: 56193

Re: JetBlue Network Thread 2018

Doesn't matter, SRQ made the cut. For now... I was having a great Nelson HA HA day until I read THAT. If you know something......speak up ! :psst: Someone posted 6-8 cities cut a few weeks ago (less than that this time) Someone leaked a list from a manager. (not all were cut) JetBlue publicly said ...

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by jfklganyc
Wed Oct 10, 2018 2:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread 2018
Replies: 619
Views: 56193

Re: JetBlue Network Thread 2018

DC-NY is a hole in their network now.

Surprised they didnt cut one of the dozen or
so flights on DC BOS to connect JFK.

There has to be some value in JFK DCA

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by jfklganyc
Wed Oct 10, 2018 1:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TW Connie being moved from ME to NY to become bar at TWA Hotel/JFK T5
Replies: 42
Views: 6820

Re: TW Connie being moved from ME to NY to become bar at TWA Hotel/JFK T5

This thread seems to have surpassed that one in length

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by jfklganyc
Tue Oct 09, 2018 10:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TW Connie being moved from ME to NY to become bar at TWA Hotel/JFK T5
Replies: 42
Views: 6820

Re: TW Connie being moved from ME to NY to become bar at TWA Hotel/JFK T5

Lots of TWA constellations departed from the terminal… It is totally appropriate and frankly very cool!

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by jfklganyc
Tue Oct 09, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread 2018
Replies: 619
Views: 56193

Re: JetBlue Network Thread 2018

Sure, but it has almost zero corporate attachment, and it's pretty much pure leisure. I don't really see a link to any kind of business traffic. If they cut SRQ and DAB, the strategy is the same, RSW and MCO are substitutes. I think that's fair. This has always been DAB's problem. It's not as if B6...

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by jfklganyc
Tue Oct 09, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways loses New York crown to low cost rival Norwegian
Replies: 98
Views: 16300

Re: British Airways loses New York crown to low cost rival Norwegian

30 year old 747s on a flagship route.

Building towards the future.

Oh, and their JFK terminal is about to be torn down against their will.

It is almost comical...except it is real!

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by jfklganyc
Tue Oct 09, 2018 3:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread 2018
Replies: 619
Views: 56193

Re: JetBlue Network Thread 2018

Ugly day at blue jet.

They cant even get the midwest to work out of Florida!

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by jfklganyc
Tue Oct 09, 2018 2:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread 2018
Replies: 619
Views: 56193

Re: JetBlue Network Thread 2018

Man, is this list wrong! JB just announced a new route out of Rochester. If you guys are going to announce things from the inside… Make sure that it’s correct. Well you sort of confirmed DAB though. If they pull DAB I'm going to have a lot of angry relatives LOL. I don’t divulge lists… I just said ...

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by jfklganyc
Tue Oct 09, 2018 2:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread 2018
Replies: 619
Views: 56193

Re: JetBlue Network Thread 2018

Dieuwer wrote:
ABQ, DEN, NAS, PHX, and SLC will be gone?


None of those were cut today.

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by jfklganyc
Tue Oct 09, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread 2018
Replies: 619
Views: 56193

Re: JetBlue Network Thread 2018

Man, is this list wrong!

JB just announced a new route out of Rochester.

If you guys are going to announce things from the inside… Make sure that it’s correct.

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by jfklganyc
Tue Oct 09, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Las Vegas as a hub for current US majors
Replies: 89
Views: 8104

Re: Las Vegas as a hub for current US majors

Delta tried a small hub in Portland

America West had a hub in Vegas

The latest national airlines had a hub in Vegas

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by jfklganyc
Mon Oct 08, 2018 3:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: YYZ Toronto Pearson will be fully level 3 Slot Coordinated in 2019 like JFK & LHR, GTAA lies about YYZ maximum capacity
Replies: 39
Views: 5804

Re: YYZ Toronto Pearson will be fully level 3 Slot Coordinated in 2019 like JFK & LHR, GTAA lies about YYZ maximum capac

Like NY and LHR, there will be no solution. As the airport fills up, connecting traffic goes elsewhere and fares rise while new carries use secondary airports. Large Liberal cities in First World countries dont build new runways or airports quickly. The one exception I can think of lately is ORD. Bu...

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by jfklganyc
Mon Oct 08, 2018 1:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rethinking LGA Airport
Replies: 72
Views: 7186

Re: Rethinking LGA Airport

You paved over thousands of homes (maybe tens of thousands of homes) in your drawing.

Just sayin

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by jfklganyc
Sat Oct 06, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA's future at JFK
Replies: 42
Views: 9300

Re: BA's future at JFK

380 gates are being built in new B6 terminal.

Just saying...the gates will be there for BA to use

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by jfklganyc
Sat Oct 06, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread 2018
Replies: 619
Views: 56193

Re: JetBlue Network Thread 2018

They actually try JFK south flights.

They haven’t really tried JFK Midwest flights

It’s their assumption… Nobody knows how they would do

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by jfklganyc
Sat Oct 06, 2018 10:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Majors flying into another Major’s HUB?
Replies: 46
Views: 7792

Re: Majors flying into another Major’s HUB?

UA has a long, bad history in MIA.

Dehubbed post 9/11...it was almost completely gone (sans a couple of Express/TED) flights for some of the 2000s.

Their increased presence now has to do with the CO merger.

U

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by jfklganyc
Fri Oct 05, 2018 11:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread 2018
Replies: 619
Views: 56193

Re: JetBlue Network Thread 2018

AS did that to themselves. Less flights JFK SFO and new, weaker product.

What did they think was going to happen?

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by jfklganyc
Fri Oct 05, 2018 7:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK Rebuild - What's Delta Getting?
Replies: 45
Views: 8973

Re: JFK Rebuild - What's Delta Getting?

All JFK terminals (sans old T6 and T2) are domestic/international capable.

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by jfklganyc
Fri Oct 05, 2018 5:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK Rebuild - What's Delta Getting?
Replies: 45
Views: 8973

Re: JFK Rebuild - What's Delta Getting?

It is so much bigger, T1 and T4 are next to each other.

Not much of a connector at all!

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by jfklganyc
Fri Oct 05, 2018 5:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northern Central & East Coast of Florida thread....JAX / UST / DAB / MLB / VRB / GNV
Replies: 27
Views: 1753

Re: Northern Central & East Coast of Florida thread....JAX / UST / DAB / MLB / VRB / GNV

Has there been anything on the Delegation DAB sent to NYC just a few days ago? I haven't heard anything since their FB post on it (https://www.facebook.com/flydaytonafirst/videos/300730180522244/) any speculation on what it could be? I am thinking it could be discussions for BOS flights or perhaps ...

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by jfklganyc
Fri Oct 05, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northern Central & East Coast of Florida thread....JAX / UST / DAB / MLB / VRB / GNV
Replies: 27
Views: 1753

Re: Northern Central & East Coast of Florida thread....JAX / UST / DAB / MLB / VRB / GNV

I have heard some not good things about the future of B6 at DAB.

Take that for what it is worth...

But I am worried

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by jfklganyc
Fri Oct 05, 2018 1:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK Rebuild - What's Delta Getting?
Replies: 45
Views: 8973

Re: JFK Rebuild - What's Delta Getting?

Delta gets a nice view of construction. haha

Seriously, I imagine they will get T4 A concourse without having to spend much.

They really just completed their terminal redo a few years ago.

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by jfklganyc
Fri Oct 05, 2018 1:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: $10 Billion JFK Airport Renovation
Replies: 121
Views: 17076

Re: $10 Billion JFK Airport Renovation

I do it all the time.

LIRR Jamaica AirTrain.

Quick. Cheap. Frequent.

It is no Heathrow Express, but it is the best America can do thanks to union benefits, litigation and liability. It gets the job done

What is the nightmare?

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by jfklganyc
Fri Oct 05, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: $10 Billion JFK Airport Renovation
Replies: 121
Views: 17076

Re: $10 Billion JFK Airport Renovation

Terminal 1 came to be in the early 90s because conditions were so bad in the international arrivals building that four airlines took it upon themselves to build out a new terminal. It was done before alliances were an issue. It speaks loudly to the management and history of management of the port au...

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by jfklganyc
Fri Oct 05, 2018 11:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: $10 Billion JFK Airport Renovation
Replies: 121
Views: 17076

Re: $10 Billion JFK Airport Renovation

B6 wont use all the gates.

They become a Terminal Operator just like TOGA.

They they compete for tenants and make money with the ones they sign. Including
AS.

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by jfklganyc
Fri Oct 05, 2018 12:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: $10 Billion JFK Airport Renovation
Replies: 121
Views: 17076

Re: $10 Billion JFK Airport Renovation

How could anyone argue that the Van Wyck doesn’t need to be widened?

It was built as a fundamentally flawed design with four lanes at Kew Gardens going into three.

It is the single worst part of JFK With round the clock traffic

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by jfklganyc
Thu Oct 04, 2018 7:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: $10 Billion JFK Airport Renovation
Replies: 121
Views: 17076

Re: B6 selected to rebuilt T6/T7 at JFK

So AA is the lone terminal with no expansion and no connection to other terminals in this master plan?

Odd as it is easiest to expand.

Sad state of affairs for American at JFK

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by jfklganyc
Thu Oct 04, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: $10 Billion JFK Airport Renovation
Replies: 121
Views: 17076

Re: B6 selected to rebuilt T6/T7 at JFK

BA/AA put in a T7 bid. B6 won. This is for both T6 and T7. Obviously, with NYS governor picking, he gives preference to B6 and DL because of their commitments to NYS. AA has been shrinking their NYS footprint in recent years. BA will become a B6 tenant in new T7 or look elsewhere. There is plenty of...

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by jfklganyc
Thu Oct 04, 2018 3:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: $10 Billion JFK Airport Renovation
Replies: 121
Views: 17076

B6 selected to rebuilt T6/T7 at JFK

Press Release coming...

JetBlue will develop a new terminal at the T6/T7 site with 19 narrow body gates (12 widebody)

Complex will be connected to T5

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by jfklganyc
Tue Oct 02, 2018 9:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Forbes' Dan Reed: "JetBlue is For Sale!"
Replies: 116
Views: 14394

Re: Forbes' Dan Reed: "JetBlue is For Sale!"

Big changes are coming to JetBlue. From someone that knows a bit more… I honestly don’t see a path forward as a standalone entity with this management team in place. They are too cautious, risk-averse, and slow to respond and execute. The net result is a fleet of planes and a LCC product better posi...

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by jfklganyc
Tue Oct 02, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Announces New Intl/Domestic Flights for 2019
Replies: 133
Views: 16759

Re: AA Announces New Intl/Domestic Flights for 2019

AA flew JFK IAH a few years ago

AA flew LGA HOU AUS for years

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by jfklganyc
Tue Oct 02, 2018 12:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue to add Basic Economy product. Company “success is at risk” if not matches others
Replies: 179
Views: 15748

Re: JetBlue to add Basic Economy product. Company “success is at risk” if not matches others

Jetblue is in a freefall.

It’s disgusting to see what is happening to them.

Adrift with a management team that doesnt seem to know what to do.

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by jfklganyc
Sat Sep 29, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: jetBlue transatlantic route
Replies: 55
Views: 9017

Re: jetBlue transatlantic route

B6 should concentrate on growing domestically, outside the Northeast-Florida and JFK/BOS Transcons. WN is looking to grow to Hawaii and the Caribbean / Latin America because they have a huge mature domestic system. Has B6 really run out of options domestically that they would rather fly to Dublin t...

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by jfklganyc
Thu Sep 27, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will BA/AA ever resume MAN-JFK in future?
Replies: 27
Views: 3500

Re: Will BA/AA ever resume MAN-JFK in future?

I think it is time to start thinking of AA at JFK as DL at CVG.

Pseudo dehubbed, be happy to keep what we have mode

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by jfklganyc
Tue Sep 25, 2018 10:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: $10 Billion JFK Airport Renovation
Replies: 121
Views: 17076

Re: $10 Billion JFK Airport Renovation

https://www.6sqft.com/despite-growing-demand-the-10b-overhaul-of-jfk-airport-does-not-include-a-new-runway/ https://imgs.6sqft.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/04154215/jfk-transformation-1.jpg Not sure what terminal this is https://imgs.6sqft.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/04154052/jfk-transformatio...

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by jfklganyc
Mon Sep 24, 2018 9:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: $10 Billion JFK Airport Renovation
Replies: 121
Views: 17076

Re: $10 Billion JFK Airport Renovation

Is it lost on anyone over 25 yo that the last $10 billion dollar JFK redo only ended with the completion of the T4 Delta expansion less than a decade ago? That 20 year program included a new tower, airtrain (maxed out), new roadway system (maxed out), T1 (maxed out), T5, expanded T7 (beyond maxed ou...

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by jfklganyc
Fri Sep 21, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL launches BOS-LIS in S19
Replies: 131
Views: 17196

Re: Rumor: DL launching BOS-LIS in S19

757s usually do not block an adjacent gate. Not sure the set up in Terminal A.

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by jfklganyc
Fri Sep 21, 2018 2:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL launches BOS-LIS in S19
Replies: 131
Views: 17196

Re: Rumor: DL launching BOS-LIS in S19

“I agree with the general idea of your post however B6 does have 85 A321NEO on order which will start arriving next year. B6 does not need the LR to serve Europe from BOS.” I can tell you, despite a.net folklore, B6 isnt even certain the LR can get them to/from Europe without tech stops. It is the r...

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by jfklganyc
Fri Sep 21, 2018 12:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL launches BOS-LIS in S19
Replies: 131
Views: 17196

Re: Rumor: DL launching BOS-LIS in S19

Delta doesnt need to turn the screws on JetBlue...Their managements inability To make a decision on a plane while broadcasting their desires for years sets up their own mess. It’s very odd that an airline would publicly disclose it’s intentions to serve Europe When the aircraft to do so hasnt even b...

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by jfklganyc
Wed Sep 19, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread 2018
Replies: 619
Views: 56193

Re: JetBlue Network Thread 2018

BTV and Upstate NY along with ORH are served for POLITICAL reasons. New Air was many years ago...but ol Chuck Schumer is still around. I’m sure they all make money or at least some money...But they aren’t going anywhere There is a reason why JetBlue has slot exemptions at JFK. There is a reason why ...

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