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by Coexstud
Sun Aug 11, 2019 3:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS to Reactivate Q400s due to MAX Delays
Replies: 30
Views: 8606

Re: AS to Reactivate Q400s due to MAX Delays

iAmAlaska49 wrote:
Anyone know which exact frames are being brought back?

N6666QX

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by Coexstud
Fri Aug 02, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Latest U.S. start up - Sky Palace Airways using 777s
Replies: 27
Views: 6521

Re: Latest U.S. start up - Sky Palace Airways using 777s

Ionosphere wrote:
What a horrible name for an airline! Sounds like some sketchy Asian charter.

Or Nigerian prince

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by Coexstud
Wed Jul 31, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Suspected drunk DL pilot arrested just before flight
Replies: 118
Views: 15378

Re: DL Pilot Pulled from Flight after Alcohol was found

aemoreira1981 wrote:
The pilot is lucky he didn't make it to the plane and call for a pushback. Otherwise, that could be a DWI.

FwI btw not dwi

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by Coexstud
Sun Jul 21, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: United Club in Denver
Replies: 10
Views: 1571

Re: United Club in Denver

iAd is a major international gateway compared to DIA though always has been

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by Coexstud
Tue Jun 18, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAG sign LOI for 200 B737 Max
Replies: 344
Views: 43805

Re: IAG sign LOI for 200 B737 Max

International Airlines Group Announces Intent to Buy 200 Boeing 737 MAX Airplanes

Purchase would include 737 MAX 8 and MAX 10 jets

New aircraft to be deployed across International Airlines Group, including Vueling, LEVEL


its also sourced on Boeing.com

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by Coexstud
Fri Jun 14, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is regulatory approval required for livery changes?
Replies: 59
Views: 7653

Re: Is regulatory approval required for livery changes?

VHOGU wrote:
jaybird wrote:
Yes .. the Playboy DC-9 (and maybe others?) wats painted all black.

There was a DJ 737 VH-VOI that was black for a while there. As well as a few NZ aircraft.

Ummm who ever said Donald trump is cutting it close must also have the worst combover problems too

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by Coexstud
Wed May 15, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Express Jet (IAH) having crew staffing issues?
Replies: 21
Views: 3770

Re: Express Jet (IAH) having crew staffing issues?

KCaviator wrote:
santi319 wrote:
Its funny how crews make less than ever but CEOs make more than ever... where could the problem be?


Crews make less than ever? What? Regional wages have doubled over the last 5+ years....

For some parts

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by Coexstud
Mon May 13, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why didn't Delta fly International out of DFW?
Replies: 69
Views: 8892

Re: Why didn't Delta fly International out of DFW?

I think it may be the reason they took 777’s and 767’s all day long from ATL too MCo focused predominantly on domestic divaship and less on long haul international for the longest time Actually 777 turns on ATLMCO was for crew familiarization. The 764s were primarily domestic birds (replacements of...

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by Coexstud
Sun May 12, 2019 11:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why didn't Delta fly International out of DFW?
Replies: 69
Views: 8892

Re: Why didn't Delta fly International out of DFW?

I think it may be the reason they took 777’s and 767’s all day long from ATL too MCo focused predominantly on domestic divaship and less on long haul international for the longest time

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by Coexstud
Mon Apr 29, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines could return to Tel Aviv (TLV)?
Replies: 52
Views: 8442

Re: American Airlines could return to Tel Aviv (TLV)?

I thought AA left TLV because of the relationship with Cutter

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by Coexstud
Thu Mar 14, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kenya Airways to consider Airbus models
Replies: 62
Views: 15188

Re: Kenya Airways to consider Airbus models

As compared too the many Airbus accidents like Airfrance AirNewzealand and et al in the country or seas surrounding France itself

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by Coexstud
Thu Mar 07, 2019 5:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Pilot leaves Gun in Aircraft at ATL
Replies: 78
Views: 11532

Re: Delta Pilot leaves Gun in Aircraft at ATL

The idea of any crew member having a gun on their person on an airplane is outrageous. However, just to humour those gun nuts, why would a pilot need one? Shouldn't the purser be the person to carry it? If any violent incident was to happen on an airplane, it would 99.9% happen in the cabin. The fi...

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by Coexstud
Tue Mar 05, 2019 6:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Observed today: the perfect dress/style of an Asian flight crew
Replies: 55
Views: 8599

Re: Observed today: the perfect dress/style of an Asian flight crew

i am so tired of hearing this rubbish. If you want to hasten the old days of aviation where everyone dressed the same albeit the same uniforms just different forms of people. i would hasten to say you would not be flying and if you were it would be on a Ford motor.The ideals of a upgrade ha Ha no fr...

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by Coexstud
Wed Feb 27, 2019 5:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Express Jet RJ-145s
Replies: 3
Views: 915

Re: Express Jet RJ-145s

neva eva neva

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by Coexstud
Fri Feb 22, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EWR International Future
Replies: 28
Views: 3913

Re: EWR International Future

Airfrance is a no go they have been there and done that and failed at every attempt. Seoul is also a no go in my opion they have been there and done that too when my beloved Continental was a memeber of skyteam. Continental never flew from Newark to ICN. Neither has Korean Air. Korean air flew out ...

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by Coexstud
Thu Feb 21, 2019 3:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EWR International Future
Replies: 28
Views: 3913

Re: EWR International Future

Airfrance is a no go they have been there and done that and failed at every attempt. Seoul is also a no go in my opion they have been there and done that too when my beloved Continental was a memeber of skyteam.

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by Coexstud
Sat Feb 16, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Airlines Declares Maintenance Emergency
Replies: 184
Views: 34639

Re: Southwest Airlines Declares Maintenance Emergency

could it just be that people are sick with the flu like most of Texas ?

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by Coexstud
Fri Feb 15, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed: British Airways to paint 4 aircraft in retro livery
Replies: 661
Views: 133142

Re: Confirmed: British Airways to paint 4 aircraft in retro livery

I’ve got a sneak peak but don’t know how to post it of BOAC

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by Coexstud
Fri Dec 21, 2018 8:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JQ tailstrike paranoia or industry practice?
Replies: 17
Views: 4595

Re: JQ tailstrike paranoia or industry practice?

They may also be keeping those rows open for themselves if the flight isn't full. The OP stated that the FA said that he was welcome to move there after departure. So no, it wasn’t to keep it to themselves for the flight. As most others have posted, it was most likely for weight and balance. It’s n...

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by Coexstud
Fri Dec 14, 2018 10:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did United/Continental Ever Fly Mainland US - Guam?
Replies: 55
Views: 8510

Re: Did United/Continental Ever Fly Mainland US - Guam?

USPIT10L wrote:
CAL was mainline Continental, CMI was Continental Micronesia, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Continental. Do I have that completely correct?

Cal was Continentals call sign correct and CMi was airmikes

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by Coexstud
Fri Dec 14, 2018 4:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will DL get rid of 50 seat RJ's entirely?
Replies: 112
Views: 16196

Re: Will DL get rid of 50 seat RJ's entirely?

Yup and the next day they will bring 49 seaters on property.

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by Coexstud
Fri Dec 14, 2018 4:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did United/Continental Ever Fly Mainland US - Guam?
Replies: 55
Views: 8510

Re: Did United/Continental Ever Fly Mainland US - Guam?

All flights that went east bound from HNL could be Air Micronesia inflight per IAM contract meaning you would never have airmicronesia crew work beyond HNL to say SFO lAX EWR IAH or LaX SeA PDX etc in the 70’s 80’s and 90’s HNL to AKL SYD MEL PPT were CAL inflight not Airmicronesia. Recently in the ...

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by Coexstud
Fri Dec 14, 2018 4:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did United/Continental Ever Fly Mainland US - Guam?
Replies: 55
Views: 8510

Re: Did United/Continental Ever Fly Mainland US - Guam?

jetsetter629 wrote:
On UA's current GUM to HNL route, what are the majority of the PAX? Military or connecting onwards to the mainland?

Its a mix

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by Coexstud
Mon Dec 10, 2018 10:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit Had the Most On-Time Performances in North America Again
Replies: 68
Views: 8004

Re: Spirit Had the Most On-Time Performances in North America Again

Find that hard too swallow every flight commute wise on them has been hours and I do mean hours late Bwi-dfw and dfw to Bwi or Bwi-iAh up wards of 6 hours delayed

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by Coexstud
Mon Dec 10, 2018 10:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did United/Continental Ever Fly Mainland US - Guam?
Replies: 55
Views: 8510

Re: Did United/Continental Ever Fly Mainland US - Guam?

ANC is big military so is gum and other isles

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by Coexstud
Mon Dec 10, 2018 10:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did United/Continental Ever Fly Mainland US - Guam?
Replies: 55
Views: 8510

Re: Did United/Continental Ever Fly Mainland US - Guam?

CMI flights per the old CO contract could never touch the 48 states on the FA side , also all cock pit crew were CO pilots. Hence all flights from GUM too HNL were CMI cabin crew and all HNL too IAH LAX and EWR were CAL inflight. So if CO were too have start a direct GUM- to LAX IAH EWR,SFO direct ...

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by Coexstud
Sun Dec 09, 2018 7:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did United/Continental Ever Fly Mainland US - Guam?
Replies: 55
Views: 8510

Re: Did United/Continental Ever Fly Mainland US - Guam?

CMI flights per the old CO contract could never touch the 48 states on the FA side , also all cock pit crew were CO pilots. Hence all flights from GUM too HNL were CMI cabin crew and all HNL too IAH LAX and EWR were CAL inflight. So if CO were too have start a direct GUM- to LAX IAH EWR,SFO direct w...

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by Coexstud
Thu Dec 06, 2018 10:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why is Airbus parking large number of A350s in Toulouse?
Replies: 22
Views: 11255

Re: Why is Airbus parking large number of A350s in Toulouse?

3 are for cutter airlines 1 for VS and three for hainmen

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by Coexstud
Sun Dec 02, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines passenger left in wheelchair overnight at airport after flight was canceled
Replies: 116
Views: 14115

Re: American Airlines passenger left in wheelchair overnight at airport after flight was canceled

If she was on my carrier and she couldn’t do things like getting into or out of a chair on her own accord then she would have too have a travel companion of her liking and I don’t mean a crew member being assigned . That’s not our responsibilities even as a nurse if you can’t do anything on your own...

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by Coexstud
Sat Dec 01, 2018 7:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL ends service with last of original DLC carriers
Replies: 25
Views: 5864

Re: DL ends service with last of original DLC carriers

xdlx wrote:
It is truly a sad thing..... however the "truth"; as the company accrues longevity it becomes less appealing to the mainline partner. Mother DL wants 5year old companies that can operate at a fraction of the cost of more experienced ones.

So they can fall out of the sky

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by Coexstud
Fri Nov 30, 2018 11:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why does UA call LHR, NRT & FRA United Hubs?
Replies: 26
Views: 5536

Re: Why does UA call LHR, NRT & FRA United Hubs?

I find it interesting that stations like FRA, LHR and NRT are considered hubs but HNL is not. Unlike the aforementioned hubs that provide UA customers connection opportunities by way of Alliance or JV partners only, it is possible to connect through HNL, all on UA metal, albeit on a limited scale. ...

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by Coexstud
Fri Nov 30, 2018 10:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why does UA call LHR, NRT & FRA United Hubs?
Replies: 26
Views: 5536

Re: Why does UA call LHR, NRT & FRA United Hubs?

Continentalalso at one point had Cle

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by Coexstud
Fri Nov 30, 2018 10:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why does UA call LHR, NRT & FRA United Hubs?
Replies: 26
Views: 5536

Re: Why does UA call LHR, NRT & FRA United Hubs?

LHR and NRT (not sure about FRA) had service to other non hub cities in the past. For example LHR-DEL, LHR-AMS, NRT-SEL, among a bunch of other routes. Perhaps UA just kept the tradition of calling those airports hubs. As the topic author said, there is no legal term for the word hub so, why not? A...

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by Coexstud
Mon Nov 19, 2018 3:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United FA Bases
Replies: 39
Views: 8134

Re: United FA Bases

Not true S-ual has had a satellite base in LAS and MSP both start and end trips at there respective home airports but technically if you have a meeting you report to either ORD for MSP or I think LAX for LAS. Not hubs Nope. This is not factually correct. LAS is not technically a satellite base. It ...

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by Coexstud
Sun Nov 18, 2018 5:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United FA Bases
Replies: 39
Views: 8134

Re: United FA Bases

United also just announced to their Flight Attendants that they will be opening new satellite bases in Orlando, San Diego and Phoenix. Pretty good move for the commuting population. Interesting. What does a "satellite base" mean exactly for UA? Up until now, it's all been bases or hubs. N...

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by Coexstud
Tue Nov 06, 2018 3:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amazon's HQ2 Impact on DC's aviation?
Replies: 104
Views: 10977

Re: Amazon's HQ2 Impact on DC's aviation?

Nah I believe BWI will get a lot of wind fall

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by Coexstud
Thu Oct 25, 2018 4:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines Catering Workers Vote to Unionize
Replies: 15
Views: 2780

Re: United Airlines Catering Workers Vote to Unionize

Chelsea used to operate out of LAX for the longest time too not SFO any former Co Hub had a kitchen by Chelsea who was frank Lorenzo’s namesake daughter. I rember them putting food on our planes and KLM and Air France as well.

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by Coexstud
Thu Oct 25, 2018 4:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines Catering Workers Vote to Unionize
Replies: 15
Views: 2780

Re: United Airlines Catering Workers Vote to Unionize

Chelsea used to operate out of LAX for the longest time too not SFO any former Co Hub had a kitchen by Chelsea who was frank Lorenzo’s namesake daughter. I rember them putting food on our planes and KLM and Air France as well.

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by Coexstud
Fri Oct 19, 2018 9:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thai Airways pilot on ZRH-BKK refuses to fly because his friends couldn't get First Class seats
Replies: 136
Views: 24775

Re: Thai Airways pilot on ZRH-BKK refuses to fly because his friends couldn't get First Class seats

It sounds like it might have been a deadheading pilot or crew member in rest contractually obligated to an F seat. Ah the end titled airline staff. Deadheading employee more important than a paying passenger :roll: Yes without crew planes goes. NO where and most likely as most crews are over worked...

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by Coexstud
Thu Oct 11, 2018 5:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Las Vegas as a hub for current US majors
Replies: 92
Views: 9617

Re: Las Vegas as a hub for current US majors

S-UAl has a FA based in Vegas or they did

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by Coexstud
Wed Sep 26, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways axes entire Hong Kong crew ahead of closure of base in city next month in Oct
Replies: 154
Views: 26305

Re: British Airways axes entire Hong Kong crew ahead of closure of base in city next month in Oct

United still has bases as NRT and HKG, BKK and SIN were non AFA affiliated like CDG and Taipei

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by Coexstud
Wed Sep 26, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways axes entire Hong Kong crew ahead of closure of base in city next month in Oct
Replies: 154
Views: 26305

Re: British Airways axes entire Hong Kong crew ahead of closure of base in city next month in Oct

United still has bases as NRT and HKG, BKK and SIN were non AFA affiliated like CDG and Taipei

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by Coexstud
Tue Sep 25, 2018 8:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Water Salute went wrong: emergency exit deployed ([email protected])
Replies: 42
Views: 14703

Re: Water Salute went wrong: emergency exit deployed ([email protected])

Yes that IAD incident destroyed a 777 engine multimillion dollar goof

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by Coexstud
Tue Sep 25, 2018 6:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The aircraft used in "Manifest" (NBC show)
Replies: 23
Views: 4428

Re: manifest (nbc)

Those looked like Continental seats too me

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