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by frontierflyer
Tue Apr 02, 2019 7:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN Intl LFs for Oct 2017 to Sep 2018
Replies: 32
Views: 3224

Re: WN Intl LFs for Oct 2017 to Sep 2018

Anyone think the reason for low LF has to do with WN not being on the online booking systems ?

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by frontierflyer
Thu Sep 27, 2018 3:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska announces El Paso (ELP)!
Replies: 82
Views: 8502

Re: Alaska announces El Paso (ELP)!

There’s something going on in ELP, hotels being built left and right . Hope Alaska is successful .

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by frontierflyer
Sun Mar 18, 2018 9:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 3/18/2018:DL Adds BOS-LAS, SLC-ELP for Fall; SY Adds SAN-SJD
Replies: 54
Views: 9936

Re: OAG Changes 3/18/2018:DL Adds BOS-LAS, SLC-ELP for Fall; SY Adds SAN-SJD

Chuska wrote:
DL has tried SLC-ELP so many times since they merged with Western. Most of the time it was a tag behind a SLC-ABQ 727. I hope its maintained this time.


I remember taking that flight all the time . Anyone know what equipment is being used ?

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by frontierflyer
Wed Dec 27, 2017 3:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA CLT hub today vs DL CVG hub at the peak?
Replies: 67
Views: 9730

Re: AA CLT hub today vs DL CVG hub at the peak?

It would be interesting to see how big CLT gets in the coming years in comparison to DFW .

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by frontierflyer
Mon Dec 18, 2017 12:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Power outage in ATL
Replies: 401
Views: 46833

Re: Power outage in ATL

mict wrote:
Wow there are videos on Flyertalk where you can see smoke inside terminals, hope everyone can get out safely.

Also reports of deplaning using emergency slides.

Yikes , isn't that going to put the planes out if service ?

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by frontierflyer
Sun Dec 17, 2017 9:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Power outage in ATL
Replies: 401
Views: 46833

Re: Power outage in ATL

At the risk of igniting a DL vs AA flame war, which I don't want to do: I think events like this drive home how important it is that DL and AA should have a full interline agreement. If this agreement were in place, then someone booked, say, RIC-ATL-PHX could be re routed on AA RIC-CLT-PHX, if AA h...

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by frontierflyer
Fri Dec 30, 2016 3:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Status of DL's SEA hub after the end of the AS agreement?
Replies: 17
Views: 2493

Re: Status of DL's SEA hub after the end of the AS agreement?

It's probably a good thing for DL , it will force SEA AS flyers to switch to a broader farther reaching network especially those that travel international, unless AS gets busy getting in bed with International carriers .

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by frontierflyer
Tue Apr 14, 2015 2:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines New Livery Lovers
Replies: 38
Views: 8781

RE: American Airlines New Livery Lovers

Love the look of those tails at night .

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by frontierflyer
Thu Mar 19, 2015 2:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future Of America West's 757s?
Replies: 36
Views: 11138

RE: Future Of America West's 757s?

Those things are still flying ? I still remember the commercials from the 80's

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by frontierflyer
Wed Mar 18, 2015 3:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA To Snaz Up Food Presentation
Replies: 134
Views: 19165

RE: AA To Snaz Up Food Presentation

Anyone that puts people's lives at risk do not deserve respect . AA needs to get rid of this clown ! I refuse to pay F fares at these service levels.

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by frontierflyer
Mon Feb 16, 2015 4:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is A AA 787 Doing Flying Over ELP?
Replies: 26
Views: 9822

What Is A AA 787 Doing Flying Over ELP?

Was just driving down I-10 , if I'm not mistaken I saw a 787 in AA colors flying over . Anyone know what's going on ?

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by frontierflyer
Mon Feb 02, 2015 5:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Begins Push In Atlanta
Replies: 101
Views: 18389

RE: Southwest Begins Push In Atlanta

More like hanging on than a push in ATL

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by frontierflyer
Mon May 26, 2014 5:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Current AA MD-80 Routes Excluding To Or From DFW.
Replies: 29
Views: 9405

RE: Current AA MD-80 Routes Excluding To Or From DFW.

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/727LOVER" class="quote" target="_blank">727LOVER</a> (<a href="#21" class="quote">Reply 21</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Nothing flies...

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by frontierflyer
Tue Dec 17, 2013 12:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA To Put Livery To Employee Vote
Replies: 338
Views: 49562

RE: AA To Put Livery To Employee Vote

Use the old AA and put the new eagle in between.

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by frontierflyer
Mon Dec 16, 2013 11:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA To Put Livery To Employee Vote
Replies: 338
Views: 49562

RE: AA To Put Livery To Employee Vote

I've always felt the classic livery was too iconic to change. I really don't like the new livery. I miss seeing the double A with the eagle on the Tail and the Wing tips. I say lets go back to the classic and save some money.

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by frontierflyer
Sun Dec 08, 2013 4:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Decisions We Should Hear Soon From The New AA
Replies: 115
Views: 16001

RE: Decisions We Should Hear Soon From The New AA

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/JoePatroni707" class="quote" target="_blank">JoePatroni707</a> (<a href="#66" class="quote">Reply 66</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> So ...

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by frontierflyer
Sun Oct 27, 2013 5:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UAL Reports Q3 2013 Earnings
Replies: 128
Views: 14056

RE: UAL Reports Q3 2013 Earnings

I honestly think <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> has too many hubs with too much reliance on regionals . In my case I only have 2 choices <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> to <acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</a...

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by frontierflyer
Thu Oct 17, 2013 7:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AMR: $530M Q3 Profit
Replies: 71
Views: 11460

RE: AMR: $530M Q3 Profit

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ecamactions" class="quote" target="_blank">ecamactions</a> (<a href="#28" class="quote">Reply 28</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Ask <ac...

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by frontierflyer
Wed Oct 09, 2013 3:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Going All Mainline SFO-SEA 1Apr
Replies: 49
Views: 6434

RE: UA Going All Mainline SFO-SEA 1Apr

Anyone think AS will ask DL to back down ? Seems AS is the innocent bystander caught in the crossfire. This cannot be good for yields .

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by frontierflyer
Thu Aug 22, 2013 5:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Gets An F For No Plan B!
Replies: 156
Views: 19796

RE: AA Gets An F For No Plan B!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/sankaps" class="quote" target="_blank">sankaps</a> (<a href="#63" class="quote">Reply 63</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> You're absolute...

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by frontierflyer
Thu Aug 22, 2013 4:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Gets An F For No Plan B!
Replies: 156
Views: 19796

RE: AA Gets An F For No Plan B!

AA will be fine stand alone , don't understand the obsession of being the largest . Every carrier has strengths and weaknesses regardless of size. one airline can't serve everyone .

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by frontierflyer
Mon Mar 04, 2013 1:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 3-3-74...Paris Crash In The Forest
Replies: 61
Views: 22035

RE: 3-3-74...Paris Crash In The Forest

It didn't help the flight was heavily booked, probably caused the floor to really cave in with all the extra weight .

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by frontierflyer
Mon Feb 25, 2013 12:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA/US Merger Impact: Inflight Service
Replies: 39
Views: 9371

RE: AA/US Merger Impact: Inflight Service

The only reason I fly <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> exclusively is for the decent service in F. I'd rather fly <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> than pay for the mediocre F that US, <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> and <acronym title="D...

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by frontierflyer
Sat Jan 19, 2013 9:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Official: New AA Livery - Jan/18 - Part 4
Replies: 159
Views: 25624

RE: Official: New AA Livery - Jan/18 - Part 4

I was chatting with a AA pilot today, said the eagle looked more like a Toucon ! I asked what the majority of his co workers thought, they where ok with the logo, not with the tail design . It's just doesn't match.

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by frontierflyer
Fri Jan 18, 2013 8:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Official: New AA Livery - Jan/17 - Part 3
Replies: 256
Views: 27339

RE: Official: New AA Livery - Jan/17 - Part 3

The tail design looks like a rough sketch . I can't stress the word ROUGH enough .

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by frontierflyer
Fri Jan 18, 2013 5:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Official: New AA Livery - Jan/17 - Part 3
Replies: 256
Views: 27339

RE: Official: New AA Livery - Jan/17 - Part 3

What are the chances they dump this sorry excuse for a livery? As much as I try , I can get past how ugly the tail is. SAVE the scissor eagle!

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by frontierflyer
Thu Jan 17, 2013 5:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today! Part 2
Replies: 281
Views: 39547

RE: OFFICIAL: New AA Livery Today! Part 2

Is this new livery supposed to repel a US takeover? It's absolutely atrocious ! AA employees should be up in arms.

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by frontierflyer
Tue Nov 27, 2012 1:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL SLC Hub Prospects
Replies: 108
Views: 11483

RE: DL SLC Hub Prospects

I see the opposite happening, that would leave a big hole. <acronym title="Covington / Cincinnati - Northern Kentucky International (Greater Cincinnati) (CVG / KCVG), USA - Kentucky">CVG</acronym> and <acronym title="Memphis - International (MEM / KMEM), USA - Tennessee">MEM</acronym> are too close ...

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by frontierflyer
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FA's Want Single Male Passengers In Their 30's
Replies: 63
Views: 4900

RE: FA's Want Single Male Passengers In Their 30's

I'm 38 single , recently flew <acronym title="El Paso - International (ELP / KELP), USA - Texas">ELP</acronym>-<acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>-<acronym title="Kansas City - International (MCI / KMCI), USA - Missouri">MCI</acronym>-<acronym t...

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by frontierflyer
Tue Oct 23, 2012 11:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA: All American Eagle EWR-ORD Since When?
Replies: 24
Views: 5121

RE: AA: All American Eagle EWR-ORD Since When?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RyanairGuru" class="quote" target="_blank">RyanairGuru</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>But unless I'm wrong <acronym title=...

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by frontierflyer
Mon Aug 06, 2012 3:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: No More -800's For WN?
Replies: 50
Views: 18206

RE: No More -800's For WN?

Anything that can lower CASM and increase revenue will work.

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by frontierflyer
Sat Jul 28, 2012 11:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WSJ: AA New Livery Likely
Replies: 170
Views: 38877

RE: WSJ: AA New Livery Likely

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Viscount724" class="quote" target="_blank">Viscount724</a> (<a href="#136" class="quote">Reply 136</a>):<br/><i>Airlines would be best advised t...

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by frontierflyer
Fri Jul 27, 2012 12:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WSJ: AA New Livery Likely
Replies: 170
Views: 38877

RE: WSJ: AA New Livery Likely

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DocLightning" class="quote" target="_blank">DocLightning</a> (<a href="#110" class="quote">Reply 110</a>):<br/><i>As a loyal <acronym title="Ame...

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by frontierflyer
Thu Jul 26, 2012 7:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WSJ: AA New Livery Likely
Replies: 170
Views: 38877

RE: WSJ: AA New Livery Likely

As a loyal AA flyer, I'd rather they spend money on service and interiors of planes. The only lasting image in my mind will me the cocktail I'm having in first class, not the paint outside the jet.

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by frontierflyer
Wed Jun 20, 2012 12:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Wants To Begin Outsourcing Employees
Replies: 123
Views: 24790

RE: Southwest Wants To Begin Outsourcing Employees

WN should have taken the Airtran name, they could be racking in luggage fees and capturing more business travel with business class.

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by frontierflyer
Tue Feb 28, 2012 2:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA 757 Interior Refurbs
Replies: 35
Views: 10870

RE: AA 757 Interior Refurbs

Flew first <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym> <acronym title="Miami - International (MIA / KMIA), USA - Florida">MIA</acronym> <acronym title="Santo Domingo (- Las Americas International / Jose Francisco Pena Gomez) (SDQ / MDSD), Dominican Repu...

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by frontierflyer
Thu Feb 23, 2012 5:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Airlines = Best Brand In America
Replies: 55
Views: 9165

RE: Southwest Airlines = Best Brand In America

I fly mostly <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">WN</acronym> and <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> and find them both great for different reasons. I flew <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> <acronym title="El Paso - International (ELP / KELP), USA - Texas...

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by frontierflyer
Tue Feb 21, 2012 12:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Airlines - Paper Ticket?
Replies: 21
Views: 11416

RE: Southwest Airlines - Paper Ticket?

Non rev Buddy Pass is also coupons.

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by frontierflyer
Sun Feb 19, 2012 6:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: N8301J Southwest 737-800 (PICS)
Replies: 137
Views: 47297

RE: N8301J Southwest 737-800 (PICS)

Big deal, call me when they paint a 717.

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by frontierflyer
Fri Oct 03, 2008 9:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: $50 P/BBL OIL In 09?
Replies: 16
Views: 2592

RE: $50 P/BBL OIL In 09?

It won't matter if the economy ends up slamming into the mountain.

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by frontierflyer
Tue Jul 22, 2008 10:27 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Extra Fees Good Or Bad?
Replies: 7
Views: 4438

Extra Fees Good Or Bad?

Airlines that are charging extra fees are claiming to bring in more revenue, I would say they are driving away business. I book vacation packs as a side gig and have been steering away from the likes of <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym>, US, <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)"...

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by frontierflyer
Sat Feb 23, 2008 8:59 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What Brand Of Airliner Is The Most Liked By Riders
Replies: 37
Views: 7077

RE: What Brand Of Airliner Is The Most Liked By Ri

717 is by far the best aircraft EVER! Nothing beats 2x3 sitting, wider seats and aisle compared to 737. Up front a insanely quite ride. 767 for long huals with 2x3x2 is the best. Q400 and e series jets best for regional flights. Shame 717 is no longer being manufactured, would have loved to see them...

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by frontierflyer
Mon Feb 11, 2008 8:12 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Why Should I Fly JetBlue?
Replies: 37
Views: 6189

RE: Why Should I Fly JetBlue?

I would rather give my money in support of someone that has enabled for there to be low fares in the first place. Trust me DL would gouge you every chance they get.

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by frontierflyer
Sun Dec 16, 2007 3:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is United Going To Start To Replace Metal?
Replies: 39
Views: 8305

RE: Is United Going To Start To Replace Metal?

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by frontierflyer
Sun Dec 16, 2007 2:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is United Going To Start To Replace Metal?
Replies: 39
Views: 8305

RE: Is United Going To Start To Replace Metal?

Any growth or replacements will be on the backs of those dreadful RJs. It won't be too long before there is more regional flying than mainline domestically. <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> is just waiting for someone to buy their sorry ass, the easy way out. <acronym title="Unite...

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by frontierflyer
Sat Dec 15, 2007 3:36 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: F9 Pitch And Service
Replies: 14
Views: 3512

RE: F9 Pitch And Service

Much more comfy than <acronym title="Airtran (USA)">FL</acronym>. Wider seats, even with the new pitch, the seats are thinner so does not take away a whole lot. I can't believe anyone would want to fly those dreadful <acronym title="Airtran (USA)">FL</acronym> 737's. It could be worse <acronym title...

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by frontierflyer
Wed Dec 12, 2007 5:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Many Chances Do We Have To Fly An MD11!
Replies: 80
Views: 10770

RE: How Many Chances Do We Have To Fly An MD11!

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by frontierflyer
Tue Dec 11, 2007 5:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Many Chances Do We Have To Fly An MD11!
Replies: 80
Views: 10770

RE: How Many Chances Do We Have To Fly An MD11!

Curse the 777 A340. The MD-11 is the most beautiful aircraft ever. Going to miss those awesome takeoffs.

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by frontierflyer
Tue Nov 27, 2007 10:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL MD-88 In New Livery, Looks Great
Replies: 64
Views: 17017

RE: DL MD-88 In New Livery, Looks Great

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by frontierflyer
Sat Nov 24, 2007 10:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor: Southwest To Buy Airtran?
Replies: 105
Views: 17756

RE: Rumor: Southwest To Buy Airtran?

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