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by ClassicLover
Tue Oct 19, 2021 7:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 10/21: Even the darkest night will end ...
Replies: 186
Views: 19946

Re: Irish 10/21: Even the darkest night will end ...

Possibly the same tech now in place in airports like Amsterdam, where everything stays in the bag and you can take as many liquids through as you like.. my friend regularly carries a bottle of champagne through security! I love using these scanners in Amsterdam. It makes the whole process so much s...

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by ClassicLover
Sat Oct 16, 2021 11:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian aviation thread - October 2021
Replies: 237
Views: 34705

Re: Australian aviation thread - October 2021

Looking to book a trip to US in Jan 22 but unsurprisingly premium cabin prices are very high. Wonder whether the price would drop after US carriers putting in more seats in the system. Flights in general are priced high. Dublin to Sydney over Christmas is €2,015 return (AU$3,150) in economy class! ...

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by ClassicLover
Thu Oct 14, 2021 11:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 10/21: Even the darkest night will end ...
Replies: 186
Views: 19946

Re: Irish 10/21: Even the darkest night will end ...

daa submits new plans for drop zone at Dublin airport Dublin airport operator, daa, is making a fresh bid to install a new paid drop-off and pick-up zone at the country's busiest airport. http://www.rte.ie/news/business/2021/1013/1253569-daa-submits-new-plans-for-drop-zone-at-dublin-airport/ This i...

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by ClassicLover
Wed Oct 13, 2021 7:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 10/21: Even the darkest night will end ...
Replies: 186
Views: 19946

Re: Irish 10/21: Even the darkest night will end ...

Irish Bank Holiday lots of flights are very busy they even laid on extra flights to Canaries . I didn't think it would be THAT busy though :) Good to see! Cant believe you have not seen the bargains ;) https://i.ibb.co/WKZY3vg/650-AA4-F4-BB47-40-A8-AF60-66149-F265771.jpg Let me get my credit card o...

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by ClassicLover
Wed Oct 13, 2021 6:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas to officially issue tender on narrowbody fleet replacement in coming days
Replies: 150
Views: 23823

Re: Qantas to officially issue tender on narrowbody fleet replacement in coming days

Also, the F100 replacement is not part of this tender, so it's a moot point. Is it not? https://www.reuters.com/business/aerospace-defense/qantas-launches-contest-replace-small-jets-sources-2021-10-03/ Then there are more than 1 contest, but they are strongly related anyway. If Airbus could offer t...

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by ClassicLover
Wed Oct 13, 2021 5:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 10/21: Even the darkest night will end ...
Replies: 186
Views: 19946

Re: Irish 10/21: Even the darkest night will end ...

OA260 wrote:
Irish Bank Holiday lots of flights are very busy they even laid on extra flights to Canaries .


I didn't think it would be THAT busy though :) Good to see!

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by ClassicLover
Wed Oct 13, 2021 4:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 10/21: Even the darkest night will end ...
Replies: 186
Views: 19946

Re: Irish 10/21: Even the darkest night will end ...

Anyone have any idea of what is going on on Friday 22 October?

All the KLM flights DUB-AMS are completely full, apart from 1 seat remaining in business class on the 05:55.

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by ClassicLover
Wed Oct 13, 2021 4:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas to officially issue tender on narrowbody fleet replacement in coming days
Replies: 150
Views: 23823

Re: Qantas to officially issue tender on narrowbody fleet replacement in coming days

Qantas is expected to confirm in coming days a tender for fleet replacement of 737’s, 717’s and F100’s. While the 737MAX and A320neo family are being considered for replacement of 737’s the A220, Embraer E2 and 737max7 are being considered for the regional jet replacement Thoughts?? For the regiona...

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by ClassicLover
Tue Oct 12, 2021 8:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas to officially issue tender on narrowbody fleet replacement in coming days
Replies: 150
Views: 23823

Re: Qantas to officially issue tender on narrowbody fleet replacement in coming days

T4thH wrote:
Decision till Dec-2021, order in 2021, this seems to be new. (or I have missed it in the discussion here/missed they links).


It was written here. Decision before the end of 2021, ordering in 2022 :) So now we wait.

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by ClassicLover
Mon Oct 11, 2021 7:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian aviation thread - October 2021
Replies: 237
Views: 34705

Re: Australian aviation thread - October 2021

Qatar Airways is currently seeking additional frequencies to their bilateral to operate daily services to BNE year round. They also want to drop the CBR tag on the second SYD flight as well https://www.executivetraveller.com/news/qatar-airways-seeks-year-round-brisbane-doha-flights This play was al...

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by ClassicLover
Sun Oct 10, 2021 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Australian aviation thread - October 2021
Replies: 237
Views: 34705

Re: Australian aviation thread - October 2021

A330neo for domestic? Alan has said before that 787 is not economical for Domestic East coast. He also said the A330 economics do not work on domestic either Of course not, and that is due to the configuration of the aircraft. Same airframe with no lie-flat business class seats, no premium economy ...

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by ClassicLover
Sat Oct 09, 2021 6:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 10/21: Even the darkest night will end ...
Replies: 186
Views: 19946

Re: Irish 10/21: Even the darkest night will end ...

Not that busy at T2 this morning . Nice to see some additional food options in the Aer Lingus lounge. https://i.ibb.co/VgYdrvW/DFA3-B1-F9-31-E8-4269-BFA6-713-FB76-F84-F1.jpg https://i.ibb.co/cYj5jfd/17-E44424-2283-4-FDE-A771-9943-CE15-A2-C4.jpg https://i.ibb.co/dpCsdD4/F559-D604-7-A2-E-4-CA4-903-F-...

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by ClassicLover
Sat Oct 09, 2021 6:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Royal Jordanian Expansion: Looking at A320NEO, B737MAX; additional Dreamliners
Replies: 57
Views: 10091

Re: Royal Jordanian Expansion: Looking at A320NEO, B737MAX; additional Dreamliners

In my post #28 I said For example : CDG , LHR or FRA to any destination in the USA/Canada would be poor madness and waste of time. your answer was Hardly a waste of time Hence the example of FRA to JFK, which of course makes no sense at all. I was actually referring to this part of your post - Conn...

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by ClassicLover
Fri Oct 08, 2021 10:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Royal Jordanian Expansion: Looking at A320NEO, B737MAX; additional Dreamliners
Replies: 57
Views: 10091

Re: Royal Jordanian Expansion: Looking at A320NEO, B737MAX; additional Dreamliners

You didn't go into my example at all. If I want to fly from Frankfurt to New York, the flight with LH e.g. there and back takes 16 hours 40 minutes. With RJ including waiting times 54 hours 40 minutes and that's 38 hours of difference for the same result ! There were times when I flew the route twi...

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by ClassicLover
Fri Oct 08, 2021 7:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UK. Refund probe into Ryanair and BA dropped
Replies: 33
Views: 2588

Re: UK. Refund probe into Ryanair and BA dropped

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has closed an investigation into the two airlines, saying there is a "lack of [legal] clarity". Instead of offering refunds, the carriers offered vouchers or rebooking. What is often missed here is that BA always refunded for cancelled flights. ...

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by ClassicLover
Fri Oct 08, 2021 4:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 10/21: Even the darkest night will end ...
Replies: 186
Views: 19946

Re: Irish 10/21: Even the darkest night will end ...

BrianDromey wrote:
Perhaps IAG feels now is the time to get as much out of the T&C’s as they can and then worry about regaining lost share in the coming seasons?


Perhaps! Never waste a good crisis as one airline CEO says. It's true!

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by ClassicLover
Fri Oct 08, 2021 4:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Royal Jordanian Expansion: Looking at A320NEO, B737MAX; additional Dreamliners
Replies: 57
Views: 10091

Re: Royal Jordanian Expansion: Looking at A320NEO, B737MAX; additional Dreamliners

Connecting pax from Europe, are you joking ? Why somebody should fly with RJ to any long-haul destination they offer via AMM ? For example : CDG , LHR or FRA to any destination in the USA/Canada would be poor madness and waste of time. There a even airports wich they don`t serve at all. MAN or HAM ...

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by ClassicLover
Tue Oct 05, 2021 8:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Royal Jordanian Expansion: Looking at A320NEO, B737MAX; additional Dreamliners
Replies: 57
Views: 10091

Re: Royal Jordanian Expansion: Looking at A320NEO, B737MAX; additional Dreamliners

I see RJ launching SYD flights. Maybe starting with a thrice weekly services. Hahahahaha! While I'd love that as it would make for another decent route from Europe to Australia - and I love RJ, great service in Crown Class, not to mention awesome food - that's never going to happen :) Thanks for th...

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by ClassicLover
Tue Oct 05, 2021 1:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 10/21: Even the darkest night will end ...
Replies: 186
Views: 19946

Re: Irish 10/21: Even the darkest night will end ...

I considered it one November with a case but the scorching Kerry weather at that time of year put me off ;) . Its ok if its dry and not howling a gale but thats like the lotto . Haha yes! It did occur to me that it would be horrendous in winter. Even with the footpath covered for the distance, the ...

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by ClassicLover
Tue Oct 05, 2021 11:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 10/21: Even the darkest night will end ...
Replies: 186
Views: 19946

Re: Irish 10/21: Even the darkest night will end ...

AmricanShamrok wrote:
(Some may argue that KIR already has one but that’s in Farranfore village rather than at the airport itself)


Not like it's far though, Farranfore --> KIR is a 10 minute walk, 15 if you're slow. I've walked further at London Heathrow from the Tube to my terminal.

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by ClassicLover
Tue Oct 05, 2021 11:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas to officially issue tender on narrowbody fleet replacement in coming days
Replies: 150
Views: 23823

Re: Qantas to officially issue tender on narrowbody fleet replacement in coming days

Wouldn't be a suprise if the 717's were sent to WA to replace the Fokkers for a few years once the new replacements start being delivered, which will likely be initially placed on the East Coast. Though if spares & support start becoming an issue, delivery schedules will probably be sped up. Ye...

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by ClassicLover
Sun Oct 03, 2021 10:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas to officially issue tender on narrowbody fleet replacement in coming days
Replies: 150
Views: 23823

Re: Qantas to officially issue tender on narrowbody fleet replacement in coming days

Qantas is expected to confirm in coming days a tender for fleet replacement of 737’s, 717’s and F100’s. While the 737MAX and A320neo family are being considered for replacement of 737’s the A220, Embraer E2 and 737max7 are being considered for the regional jet replacement Thoughts?? For the regiona...

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by ClassicLover
Thu Sep 30, 2021 7:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 10/21: Even the darkest night will end ...
Replies: 186
Views: 19946

Re: Irish 10/21: Even the darkest night will end ...

- New A220 for AF, which will undoubltedly be coming in our direction on many occasions over the coming years I hope so, if it does, I'll be making a point of giving it a whirl. That cabin looks delicious! :) Vueling are starting Cork and Dublin to Paris-Orly. Flights are loaded up on the Vueling w...

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by ClassicLover
Mon Sep 27, 2021 5:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oman Air intends to apply for Oneworld membership
Replies: 15
Views: 3986

Re: Oman Air intends to apply for Oneworld membership

While many here dispute the relevance of alliances- on a personal note, I find myself preferring to fly on carriers that have a partnership with the AAdvantage program, which usually leads to me seeking out one world partners. I wouldn't inconvenience my travel greatly to stick to one world but I a...

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by ClassicLover
Mon Sep 27, 2021 1:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/21; Climbing through the storm
Replies: 247
Views: 33894

Re: Irish 9/21; Climbing through the storm

Sorry I wasnt very clear. All three flights were from AMS. It seemed overkill at a time of slow regrowth! All three airlines target different segments of the market as well, so that is also why there is enough demand to support all three services. I understand the possible demand, I don't understan...

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by ClassicLover
Sun Sep 26, 2021 6:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oman Air intends to apply for Oneworld membership
Replies: 15
Views: 3986

Re: Oman Air intends to apply for Oneworld membership

I was about to say, seems a bit redundant. But eh, another quality airline to choose from. Who's complaining! I've heard horrible stories about WY employees. They have a great hard product but their ground and inflight staff drag them down considerably. Opposite to what I've heard too. Everyone who...

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by ClassicLover
Sat Sep 25, 2021 4:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/21; Climbing through the storm
Replies: 247
Views: 33894

Re: Irish 9/21; Climbing through the storm

Lol why did you have to ruin it with the Aer Lingus . Com bit on it ;) Nice report on the CFN trip looks fun . Haha - I didn't make the image, I just did a quick Google search. The Aer Lingus dot Com thing brought back memories of THAT period! CFN was definitely fun - lucked out with great weather ...

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by ClassicLover
Sat Sep 25, 2021 3:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/21; Climbing through the storm
Replies: 247
Views: 33894

Re: Irish 9/21; Climbing through the storm

An Aer Lingus flight from Dublin to Toronto was forced to divert this evening after a "technical issue". Flight EI127 left Dublin Airport at 1:30pm and was due to arrive in Toronto a little over four hours later. http://www.irishmirror.ie/news/irish-news/long-haul-aer-lingus-flight-250684...

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by ClassicLover
Sat Sep 25, 2021 2:23 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Imagine flying on a 34 year old Fokker 50 in Ireland! I did just that with Amapola Flyg DUB-CFN.
Replies: 7
Views: 2265

Imagine flying on a 34 year old Fokker 50 in Ireland! I did just that with Amapola Flyg DUB-CFN.

For all the pictures that go with this report, please click here! It was a lovely surprise when Amapola Flyg received the contract to fly the PSO route from Dublin to Donegal in Ireland. I had never heard of the airline before, but a quick bit of research led me to a couple of excellent videos made ...

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by ClassicLover
Sat Sep 25, 2021 2:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/21; Climbing through the storm
Replies: 247
Views: 33894

Re: Irish 9/21; Climbing through the storm

Flew Amapola Flyg to Donegal on Sunday last and back Monday. The aircraft is pretty immaculate inside and out and the crews are really nice. Nobody mentioned it's free seating, so you can sit where you like. https://travelupdate.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/01.-Amapola-Flyg-Fokker-50-SE-MFY-CFN-19...

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by ClassicLover
Fri Sep 17, 2021 5:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/21; Climbing through the storm
Replies: 247
Views: 33894

Re: Irish 9/21; Climbing through the storm

I have spoken to a few people and asked them about Astral. From what I understand, it is old technology, but it is extremely efficient. The main complaints seem to be about the sign in language used. One person told me that Astral was faster than the system used by Emirates, information was easier ...

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by ClassicLover
Sun Sep 12, 2021 9:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/21; Climbing through the storm
Replies: 247
Views: 33894

Re: Irish 9/21; Climbing through the storm

OA260 wrote:
Aer Lingus have done a pretty good job on the refurb.
The QR ordering system was shut off this morning though so was just told to help myself.


Looks decent enough - great pics!

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by ClassicLover
Tue Sep 07, 2021 7:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/21; Climbing through the storm
Replies: 247
Views: 33894

Re: Irish 9/21; Climbing through the storm

Yeah unfortunately you won’t get their new Polaris seats but at least you’ll get to fly on a rare aircraft! I think there are only about 40 -400s. Almost perfectly correct, there are 37 of them. They are quite rare indeed - I'd be happy to have no Polaris and get one of those, just to say I have be...

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by ClassicLover
Mon Sep 06, 2021 4:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/21; Climbing through the storm
Replies: 247
Views: 33894

Re: Irish 9/21; Climbing through the storm

Donegal flight service contract out for tender ​​​​​​ The Department of Transport has launched a new tender for an airline to provide State-subsidised air services between Dublin and Donegal. http://www.independent.ie/business/irish/donegal-flight-service-contract-out-for-tender-40816552.html I'd b...

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by ClassicLover
Wed Sep 01, 2021 8:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 9/21; Climbing through the storm
Replies: 247
Views: 33894

Re: Irish 9/21; Climbing through the storm

LH982 wrote:
To me the PLF is just pointless bureaucracy. It delivers very little, but causes great inconvenience.


Well, it's not really great inconvenience. If people actually did what they were told and spent 3 minutes filling it in online, there'd be almost no inconvenience at all.

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by ClassicLover
Tue Aug 31, 2021 11:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/21: Irish Aviation Thread - August 2021
Replies: 335
Views: 37807

Re: Irish 8/21: Irish Aviation Thread - August 2021

Passenger numbers climb at Kerry Airport as routes take off again I wonder how long for though - Radio Kerry reports Ryanair is committed to Kerry until "at least February". https://www.radiokerry.ie/news/ryanair-committed-to-kerry-dublin-route-until-at-least-february-249071 Hopefully the...

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by ClassicLover
Tue Aug 31, 2021 8:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/21: Irish Aviation Thread - August 2021
Replies: 335
Views: 37807

Re: Irish 8/21: Irish Aviation Thread - August 2021

Are they charging for the sandwiches and salads? The absence of the word “complimentary” is suspect. I wouldn’t put it past them. I wouldn't think so, the QR code ordering looks to be the same as what BA use in their London lounges. It's to prevent people wandering about. I'll be curious to see if ...

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by ClassicLover
Mon Aug 30, 2021 3:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/21: Irish Aviation Thread - August 2021
Replies: 335
Views: 37807

Re: Irish 8/21: Irish Aviation Thread - August 2021

Aer Lingus Lounge officially reopens on 1st September. https://twitter.com/AerLingus/status/1432317351064711170?s=20 It looks like the refurbishment was a mid-life refresh as expected, no major interior remodelling but I don't think anyone seriously expected that. The design choices are very much i...

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by ClassicLover
Mon Aug 30, 2021 9:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/21: Irish Aviation Thread - August 2021
Replies: 335
Views: 37807

Re: Irish 8/21: Irish Aviation Thread - August 2021

Are the security check services not contracted in at DUB? I have never found them to be anything other than moody and rude. And it's about time the scanning equioment was updated to wrap around. Taking off ones belts and shoes, and displaying electronic equipment separately, is quite old world now....

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by ClassicLover
Sat Aug 28, 2021 2:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas FY20/21 Group Results, $2.35 billion loss, 2 A380’s to be retired
Replies: 110
Views: 15888

Re: Qantas FY20/21 Group Results, $2.35 billion loss, 2 A380’s to be retired

Based on ____? Not sure how you're stating that so definitively, when (1) DL just acquired a tranche of additional TPAC-capable widebodies, (2) its Australian partner just lost all of its, and (3) DL will have significantly more gates, at least 4 of them FIS+widebody capable, at LAX by the end of n...

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by ClassicLover
Thu Aug 26, 2021 10:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas FY20/21 Group Results, $2.35 billion loss, 2 A380’s to be retired
Replies: 110
Views: 15888

Re: Qantas FY20/21 Group Results, $2.35 billion loss, 2 A380’s to be retired

I believe 350-1000 still remains preferred aircraft for sunrise and sunrise still planning to go ahead And please do not forget the importance of Project Sunrise to Qantas' future and even to Australia's survival. Australia's survival ? What are you talking about ? It's deliberate exaggeration as h...

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by ClassicLover
Thu Aug 26, 2021 5:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New IAG carrier at LGW
Replies: 234
Views: 44482

Re: New IAG carrier at LGW

It'll be British Airways exactly as it is now with BA CityFlyer out of London City. Separate airline completely, but it's seamless with the main airline. Exactly like Iberia/Iberia Express. Therefore it'll just be new contracts, lower costs, called whatever and it will operate with aircraft painted ...

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by ClassicLover
Thu Aug 26, 2021 3:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas FY20/21 Group Results, $2.35 billion loss, 2 A380’s to be retired
Replies: 110
Views: 15888

Re: Qantas FY20/21 Group Results, $2.35 billion loss, 2 A380’s to be retired

They should get a huge bailout from their government. Poor people have been in lockdown with zero tourism on and off for 1.5 years with no end in sight Why should they? Qantas has plenty of cash on hand and they managed to lower debt during the period, so they're doing fine. They are lucky to be ex...

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by ClassicLover
Wed Aug 25, 2021 9:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Caravelle - engine start and taxi
Replies: 34
Views: 7010

Re: Caravelle - engine start and taxi

https://www.lecaravelleclub.org/


Google Chrome translates the Swedish pretty well though!
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ionizer wrote:
Some information available on this site, sadly only in Swedish.
https://www.lecaravelleclub.org/


Google Chrome translates the Swedish pretty well though!

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by ClassicLover
Wed Aug 25, 2021 9:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/21: Irish Aviation Thread - August 2021
Replies: 335
Views: 37807

Re: Irish 8/21: Irish Aviation Thread - August 2021

Dublin Bus' Airlink services have been permanently suspended due to "the impact of Covid-19." The 747 and 757 routes to Dublin Airport were temporarily scrapped when the pandemic began but it was announced yesterday that they won't be making a return. http://www.dublinlive.ie/news/dublin-...

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by ClassicLover
Mon Aug 23, 2021 10:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/21: Irish Aviation Thread - August 2021
Replies: 335
Views: 37807

Re: Irish 8/21: Irish Aviation Thread - August 2021

I don't think we will ever know where the truth lies, but it's fun to speculate. Is it realistic that EI would have a transatlantic fleet approaching 30 aircraft? With around 12 A333as and 14A321s? That seems like a big fleet for EI, even in the best of times. Are there really that many non-BOS/NYC...

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by ClassicLover
Sun Aug 22, 2021 4:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: US Activates the CRAF program for Afghanistan
Replies: 176
Views: 35313

Re: US Considering Activating the CRAF program for Afghanistan

What about safety cards? Are temporary cards printed up real quick in the native language to accompany the permanent cards? Are translators assisting the flight attendants? Why would they need special safety cards? The airlines transport thousands of people each day who may not speak the language o...

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by ClassicLover
Wed Aug 18, 2021 4:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/21: Irish Aviation Thread - August 2021
Replies: 335
Views: 37807

Re: Irish 8/21: Irish Aviation Thread - August 2021

Teen plane spotters glad to be back at Dublin Airport One month after restrictions were eased, it is not just air passengers who have been enjoying the resumption of non-essential international travel. http://www.rte.ie/news/2021/0817/1241358-teen-plane-spotters/ That's a cool little piece! I alway...

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by ClassicLover
Wed Aug 18, 2021 3:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/21: Irish Aviation Thread - August 2021
Replies: 335
Views: 37807

Re: Irish 8/21: Irish Aviation Thread - August 2021

kaitak wrote:
Apparently strong indications that US will open to Irish (&other European) travellers from Labor Day (sept 6).


Strong indications from where?? Give me a source!! (it's like a lifeboat during the sinking of the Titanic - get me the details!) :)

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by ClassicLover
Tue Aug 17, 2021 9:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 8/21: Irish Aviation Thread - August 2021
Replies: 335
Views: 37807

Re: Irish 8/21: Irish Aviation Thread - August 2021

Just came off a flight at LAX. Noticed that all EI signage (roadway and terminal) along with logos have been throughly scrubbed off. Does anyone know if they have given up on restoring the route? It will come back, for sure. It was the only west coast route that survived through the last downturn. ...

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