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by dcajet
Fri Sep 17, 2021 11:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A330 and A340 Movements/Write-off/Retirements/Scrap Thread - 2021
Replies: 103
Views: 38578

Re: A330 and A340 Movements/Write-off/Retirements/Scrap Thread - 2021

Aerolineas Argentinas A330-223 LV-FNI msn 290 is being readied for return to the lessor, Carlyle Aviation Partners. Frame was first delivered to SABENA in 1999. Seen at EZE without titles. https://i.postimg.cc/MTrp2dJ2/20210714103645-1129.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/4xTNgYqd/aviones-1192-descripcion-1f...

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by dcajet
Fri Sep 17, 2021 7:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1807
Views: 438792

Re: Alitalia has retired 2 777s

While Alitalia is ending its long and in the past two decades financially very bad career, its successor which likely will buy the brand about to start with part of the fleet, the first two 777s have been retired from the fleet, among them the sole 77W. The 77W will be leased by Russian (holiday) a...

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by dcajet
Fri Sep 17, 2021 7:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021
Replies: 54
Views: 6189

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021

https://www.aviacionline.com/2021/09/et ... nos-aires/
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Ethiopian Airlines is set to return with pax services to Buenos Aires EZE on December 12th, 3x week initially

https://www.aviacionline.com/2021/09/et ... nos-aires/

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by dcajet
Wed Sep 15, 2021 3:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA invest $200mil in GOL, expand partnership
Replies: 40
Views: 6658

Re: AA invest $200mil in GOL, expand partnerhip

Another notch in GOL's bedpost... They certainly have jumped from relationship to relationship. Hopefully this one will prove fruitful...

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by dcajet
Tue Sep 14, 2021 11:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PA (1) 737-200 Ops
Replies: 29
Views: 4095

Re: PA (1) 737-200 Ops

So I ran across this article on Simple Minds, err.... https://simpleflying.com/pan-am-boeing-737-fleet/ My memory of PA's 732 ops being that they operated primarily in Europe, feeding the LHR and FRA long-hauls. Anyone on here know whether they made it to N. America, out of MIA maybe? Checking this...

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by dcajet
Sun Sep 12, 2021 8:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did the SAA 74Ls ever flew JNB NYC JNB NON STOP?
Replies: 38
Views: 6670

Re: Did the SAA 74Ls ever flew JNB NYC JNB NON STOP?

Anybody have the timetable for the JNB- GiG - USA routes? Or was it GRU? We’re there 5th freedoms ? Granted under Brazil’s military dictatorship presumably? Operated early 1970's one weekly daylight service via GIG on B707-320 SA205 dep. each Saturday ex. JNB (SAA September 1972 timetable). https:/...

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by dcajet
Sun Sep 12, 2021 8:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did the SAA 74Ls ever flew JNB NYC JNB NON STOP?
Replies: 38
Views: 6670

Re: Did the SAA 74Ls ever flew JNB NYC JNB NON STOP?

Galwayman wrote:
Anybody have the timetable for the JNB- GiG - USA routes? Or was it GRU?

We’re there 5th freedoms ? Granted under Brazil’s military dictatorship presumably?


GIG. GRU did not open until the late 80s.

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by dcajet
Sun Sep 12, 2021 3:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Who bought 747-8i LN 1435 LH ntu
Replies: 27
Views: 11747

Re: Who bought 747-8i LN 1435 LH ntu

Does anybody know why Lufthansa rejected her to begin with? https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1363077 It appears that this frame, being the first 747-8 built for LH and used extensively by Boeing in the type's testing, ended up being significantly overweight, far off contractual specs...

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by dcajet
Sun Sep 12, 2021 2:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did the SAA 74Ls ever flew JNB NYC JNB NON STOP?
Replies: 38
Views: 6670

Re: Did the SAA 74Ls ever flew JNB NYC JNB NON STOP?

SAA/SAL served JFK for years, and in the 1980s (I was a teenager) I seem to recall they used the old AA Terminal and I don't think they flew the -SP. I think it was the 747-200 or -300 perhaps, which then would mean it stopped somewhere. In 1991, SAA used a 747-400 to fly JFK to JNB nonstop, but th...

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by dcajet
Wed Sep 08, 2021 2:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1807
Views: 438792

Re: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread

Sounds like I am setting myself up for a pretty miserable travel experience. I wonder if everyone is just going to ignore the fact that this airline is going to go belly up in 5 days when I take my flights. I also wonder if the staff will mail it in and behave poorly or what By staff you probably m...

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by dcajet
Wed Sep 01, 2021 10:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021
Replies: 1097
Views: 257896

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021

AaronPGH wrote:
Is there enough life left in these 752s for United to do an upgrade to direct aisle J, matching the Max 10s and XLRs?


They will be out of the door by 2024 with the arrival of the A321XLRs.

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by dcajet
Tue Aug 31, 2021 4:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021
Replies: 1097
Views: 257896

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021

Some flights that just recently started (2018-19) or were going to start in 2020 before the pandemic have been reloaded 1) SFO-AMS/ZRH 2) 2nd daily EWR-FRA 3) EWR-NCE 4) 2nd daily SFO-ICN Usually around this time of year, United unveils its new routes. Will they be doing that is year or will they j...

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by dcajet
Sun Aug 29, 2021 3:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 2029
Views: 380840

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021

I don't see how this benefits AA at all. AFAIK, Connect can't even fly domestically within Canada. As such, what is it adding to AA that AA couldn't otherwise do for itself? For the time when passenger traffic between the US and Canada is back to normal, I suppose this agreement gives AA access to ...

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by dcajet
Sun Aug 29, 2021 1:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 2029
Views: 380840

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021

AA to codeshare with startup connect airlines https://twitter.com/IshrionA/status/1430981343807254538?s=20 this dosent make up for westjet. I still think AA should be partners with flair or porter I don't see how this benefits AA at all. AFAIK, Connect can't even fly domestically within Canada. As ...

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by dcajet
Sun Aug 29, 2021 12:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1807
Views: 438792

Re: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread

This is all very confusing, at least the part with the branding.. Let me see if I can get this right, If ITA is able to be successful in the bidding for the Alitalia brand, then it can call itself Alitalia and use the name and the livery? Correct. The only AZ asset that ITA can't bid on is the Mill...

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by dcajet
Thu Aug 26, 2021 2:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021
Replies: 54
Views: 6189

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021

I am sure many question the legality of Delta's COVID vaccine requirements, etc (spoiler, it is legal). What I did not know and found out today is that employers have had similar hiring practices but regarding nicotine for decades now. Alaska Airlines has had a nicotine free hiring policy since 1985...

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by dcajet
Thu Aug 26, 2021 12:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021
Replies: 54
Views: 6189

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021

Looks like Delta is getting serious about the vaccine. Brings a real number to what unvaccinated people cost companies. Delta Air Lines will charge employees on the company health plan $200 a month if they fail to get vaccinated against COVID-19, a policy the airline's top executive says is necessa...

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by dcajet
Mon Aug 23, 2021 2:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eastern Airlines Adds JFK-ANC/UIO With 777-200ER + MIA-UIO, PHL-MEX
Replies: 200
Views: 42395

Re: Eastern Airlines Adds JFK-ANC/UIO With 777-200ER + MIA-UIO, PHL-MEX

Eastern has canceled for 2 months ASU-MIA-ASU. Oficial statement: They need the aircrafts for Afghanistan flights. Just assuming that demand has gone as the vaccine tourism to MIA has ceased. Not sure why they gave such a stament .. COPA has recently increased significantly its operations at ASU. T...

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by dcajet
Mon Aug 23, 2021 2:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eastern Airlines Adds JFK-ANC/UIO With 777-200ER + MIA-UIO, PHL-MEX
Replies: 200
Views: 42395

Re: Eastern Airlines Adds JFK-ANC/UIO With 777-200ER + MIA-UIO, PHL-MEX

MO11 wrote:
Eastern is still limited in its fleet size (by the DOT). Until it can expand its fleet size, its hands are tied.

The CMB contract and the operational reliability of those flights will be an important asset to the company.


Sorry, CMB as in? Those flights as in to Afghanistan?

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by dcajet
Mon Aug 16, 2021 3:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 2029
Views: 380840

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021

Frequency cuts in American's Latin network this summer (*) Montevideo – Miami will drop from as high as 1x daily to 3x weekly. Rio – JFK and Miami both drop from as high as 1x daily to 3x weekly. Santiago – DFW and JFK both drop from as high as 1x daily to 3x weekly. Sao Paulo – DFW will drop from a...

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by dcajet
Wed Aug 11, 2021 11:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021
Replies: 54
Views: 6189

Re: COVID-19 News and Reference Thread

Canada opens its border to the U.S. citizens and residents for non-essential travel today as long as each is fully vaccinated and has a negative COVID-19 test result within the 72-hour time period prior to entry. Is there a significant pick up in passenger load on U.S.-Canada transborder flights to...

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by dcajet
Mon Aug 09, 2021 4:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 18 Unruly Teenage Girls barred from boarding a DL Flight
Replies: 81
Views: 18394

Re: 18 Orthodox Jewish Girls barred from boarding a DL Flight

Kicking someone off a plane because they responded to a request to switch seats? Good Grief. I've switched seats often so other people could sit together, and once we asked another if they would switch so my wife and I could sit together. That's standard practice. There's a rule against that? I'd l...

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by dcajet
Sun Aug 08, 2021 9:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 2029
Views: 380840

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021

How is AA doing at JFK? Have they added back more flights and destinations? They're up to around 50+ flights a day. LHR is now 2 x daily and has been for a few weeks. The rest of the TATL seasonals are all running, except for BCN, though not all TATL and year-round frequencies are daily (CDG, FCO)....

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by dcajet
Fri Aug 06, 2021 2:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wingo ok'd by the US DOT to fly to the US
Replies: 5
Views: 2881

Re: Wingo ok'd by the US DOT to fly to the US

B747forever wrote:
Did Copa Colombia ever fly to the US before becoming Wingo?

BTW, will be flying on Wingo BOG-CUN in a couple of days!


I don't think so. It mostly flew domestic and regionally, IIRC. much like its predecessor, AeroRepublica.

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by dcajet
Thu Aug 05, 2021 10:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy
Replies: 431
Views: 100504

Re: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy

Looking through the docket, looks like LATAM is getting 5 ex-Norwegian 789s. Three from Avolon. https://cases.primeclerk.com/LATAM/Home-DownloadPDF?id1=MjAyNzMwMQ==&id2=-1. Two from ORIX. https://cases.primeclerk.com/LATAM/Home-DownloadPDF?id1=MjAyNTg5Nw==&id2=-1 Makes sense. LATAM Brazil w...

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by dcajet
Thu Aug 05, 2021 9:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy
Replies: 431
Views: 100504

Re: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy

The LATAM Group submitted for the approval of the US Bankruptcy Court an agreement with Airbus for the purchase of 28 new aircraft, which will be added to the 42 narrowbody already agreed upon, as part of its fleet modernization and efficiency plan for the coming years. This order, which totals 70 a...

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by dcajet
Thu Aug 05, 2021 9:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wingo ok'd by the US DOT to fly to the US
Replies: 5
Views: 2881

Wingo ok'd by the US DOT to fly to the US

https://www.regulations.gov/document/DO ... -0062-0004
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COPA Holdings' Colombian low cost Wingo received tentative approval from the US DOT to operate scheduled flights between the US and Colombia. The first proposed route is Bogota - San Juan (PR).

https://www.regulations.gov/document/DO ... -0062-0004

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by dcajet
Thu Aug 05, 2021 6:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy
Replies: 431
Views: 100504

Re: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy

https://twitter.com/Aeropuerto_BCN/stat ... 8247341062
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According to the BCN airport Twitter account, LATAM is returning to Barcelona.

* GRU - BCN returns on Nov 4, 4x w

* LIM - BCN returns on Nov 3, 3x w

All flights operated with the 763ER

https://twitter.com/Aeropuerto_BCN/stat ... 8247341062

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by dcajet
Wed Aug 04, 2021 12:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021
Replies: 54
Views: 6189

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021

https://www.sirchandler.com.ar/2021/08/ ... noviembre/
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GOL now plans to return to its largest international market, Argentina, on November. Initially flights would be restricted to Buenos Aires AEP from Rio de Janeiro GIG and Sao Paulo GRU only.

https://www.sirchandler.com.ar/2021/08/ ... noviembre/

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by dcajet
Wed Aug 04, 2021 12:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1807
Views: 438792

Re: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread

Here is the information that was distributed today to travel agents in Argentina, updating them on the situation as well as instructions on how to process reservations, cancellations and who recognizes what. Millemiglia program members, here's some bad news for you. Your miles are worthless. El 15/1...

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by dcajet
Tue Aug 03, 2021 5:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1807
Views: 438792

Re: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread

MXP-JFK-MXP on AZ suspended now through the end of the Summer. And so is FCO-BOS-FCO. This means that AZ won't operate them any longer and they will be picked up at some point in the near future by ITA. On a related note, the cancellation of all outstanding reservations on Alitalia after October 15...

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by dcajet
Mon Aug 02, 2021 11:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1807
Views: 438792

Re: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread

And for now no website or way of booking ITA flights? https://www.alitalia.com ITA is simply a legal successor company. You can continue booking AZ website I have spent a few minutes browsing the site and it seems to live in a parallel universe in which Alitalia will continue to exist for years to ...

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by dcajet
Mon Aug 02, 2021 1:54 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Flyr's inagural flight - June 30th '21 OSL-TOS
Replies: 3
Views: 3432

Re: Flyr's inagural flight - June 30th '21 OSL-TOS

June 30th was it time for the new Norwegian airline Flyr's inagural flight, which was set up as FS408 between Oslo and Tromsø in Northern Norway. As it is not every year a new airline starts in Norway, tickets was booked as soon as the sale opened about 4 weeks earlier. Seat 11A was reserved. A few...

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by dcajet
Sun Aug 01, 2021 5:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cubana Fleet - News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 235
Views: 75787

Re: Cubana Fleet - News and Discussion Thread

kaitak744 wrote:
Airlines in Iran somehow end up with A340-600s and other western planes. Can Cubana do the same?


Different scenarios. And the fact that Cuba is broke. They literally can´t feed their people.

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by dcajet
Sun Aug 01, 2021 3:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cubana Fleet - News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 235
Views: 75787

Re: Cubana Fleet - News and Discussion Thread

Cubana just posted that one of their IL96’s just arrived into Cuba after a trip from China for medical supplies. Does anyone have any information on where in China it went specifically? Did anyone catch a picture of it in China or a stopover? I don’t think the IL96 can do Cuba to China nonstop. Of ...

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by dcajet
Sat Jul 31, 2021 11:55 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Sam Chui's video on the current state of the ME3
Replies: 32
Views: 4854

Re: Sam Chui's video on the current state of the ME3

I’ve worked with Sam and know him well and he doesn’t get paid by the airlines in his videos. Probably a mix of 50/50 purchased tickets and free tickets. YouTube pays generously when you’re getting a million views per video, he doesn’t need to get paid by airlines. It’s his commitment to the hobby ...

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by dcajet
Thu Jul 29, 2021 9:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 2029
Views: 380840

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021

Uh... exactly. So you seriously think that AA wouldn't resume MIA-MXP and MIA-MAO whenever it is that the world is back to normal again? You're not going to believe it until AA specifically states they're resuming these routes? It's called ... common sense. Or it can also be referred to as wishful ...

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by dcajet
Thu Jul 29, 2021 8:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 2029
Views: 380840

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021

Simple, COVID-19 and common sense. Majority of the routes were suspended solely because of high COVID infection rates. Once it subsides, they are bound to come back. It’s not a hard concept to grasp. Thanks Captain Obvious. Thank goodness you've reminded us of that or we would never have known. Tha...

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by dcajet
Mon Jul 26, 2021 11:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eastern Airlines Adds JFK-ANC/UIO With 777-200ER + MIA-UIO, PHL-MEX
Replies: 200
Views: 42395

Re: Eastern Airlines Adds JFK-ANC/UIO With 777-200ER + MIA-UIO, PHL-MEX

The problem is these routes need 757/A321 sized aircraft and connectivity not solely point-to-point 777's. Eastern's plan was never going to work. No they don't. These are bulk VFR markets. The planes are a non-issue. The planes are perfect for the most part, high density, low yield configuration. ...

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by dcajet
Mon Jul 26, 2021 7:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eastern Airlines Adds JFK-ANC/UIO With 777-200ER + MIA-UIO, PHL-MEX
Replies: 200
Views: 42395

Re: Eastern Airlines Adds JFK-ANC/UIO With 777-200ER + MIA-UIO, PHL-MEX

How can anyone take this airline seriously if they never fly anything they announce They are a bit of a mess. But to their credit, they seem to have delivered on their promises and be doing reasonably well at ASU and MVD, where they are the only game in town if a non stop flight to the US is called...

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by dcajet
Mon Jul 26, 2021 6:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eastern Airlines Adds JFK-ANC/UIO With 777-200ER + MIA-UIO, PHL-MEX
Replies: 200
Views: 42395

Re: Eastern Airlines Adds JFK-ANC/UIO With 777-200ER + MIA-UIO, PHL-MEX

Eastern is at it again... It is canceling its flights to Belo Horizonte from Boston and to Quito from both Miami and New York/JFK before any of them started. https://crankyflier.com/2021/07/26/big-fall-cuts-for-several-airlines/ Not surprising. These routes were never going to work (let alone start...

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by dcajet
Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eastern Airlines Adds JFK-ANC/UIO With 777-200ER + MIA-UIO, PHL-MEX
Replies: 200
Views: 42395

Re: Eastern Airlines Adds JFK-ANC/UIO With 777-200ER + MIA-UIO, PHL-MEX

https://crankyflier.com/2021/07/26/big- ... -airlines/
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Eastern is at it again...

It is canceling its flights to Belo Horizonte from Boston and to Quito from both Miami and New York/JFK before any of them started.

https://crankyflier.com/2021/07/26/big- ... -airlines/

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by dcajet
Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 2029
Views: 380840

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021

Currently suspended due to COVID, Manaus MAO (Brazil) is gone for good from AA´s network. Used to operate with A319 from the MIA hub https://crankyflier.com/2021/07/26/big-fall-cuts-for-several-airlines/ Manaus will return. It actually did return earlier this year and was suspended again with the r...

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by dcajet
Mon Jul 26, 2021 4:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 2029
Views: 380840

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021

https://crankyflier.com/2021/07/26/big- ... -airlines/
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Currently suspended due to COVID, Manaus MAO (Brazil) is gone for good from AA´s network. Used to operate with A319 from the MIA hub

https://crankyflier.com/2021/07/26/big- ... -airlines/

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by dcajet
Mon Jul 26, 2021 2:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LATAM Brazil will operate with the B787
Replies: 3
Views: 1051

Re: LATAM Brazil to operate the Boeing 787

Seems logic. Maybe those LATAM 767/777 pilots will have it easier to transfer to the 787. With the A350s gone and the 767s leaving for cargo conversion, LATAM Brazil needs the additional capacity for the eventual return of long haul demand to and from Brazil. Emerging from the pandemic & bankru...

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by dcajet
Mon Jul 26, 2021 2:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LATAM Brazil will operate with the B787
Replies: 3
Views: 1051

LATAM Brazil will operate with the B787

Following the departure of the A350 from its Brazilian subsidiary's fleet, LATAM together with Brazil´s ANAC have begun the process for certifying the Boeing 787 in Brazil, indicating that LATAM Brasil will be operating the 787. Brazilian pilots are already going thru simulator training in SCL. It a...

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by dcajet
Mon Jul 26, 2021 2:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021
Replies: 1097
Views: 257896

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021

Three airlines have tried recently to make the EZE-MVD tag work (AA, AF and UA) and it never worked. And the AA tag was flown by the local EZE crew base (less costs, no hotel layover) and they could funnel traffic from 4 US flights: 2 from MIA, 1 from DFW and 1 from JFK. And yet, it did not work. S...

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by dcajet
Mon Jul 26, 2021 1:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First commitment for the "new" IL-114-300
Replies: 27
Views: 6193

Re: First commitment for the "new" IL-114-300

While support for the SSJ has been miserable, in Interjet's case it is not entirely accurate to put all the blame on Sukhoi (or Alenia). Interjet after all were in an economic downward spiral for several years and owed money to just about everybody they dealt with including Employees and Airports. ...

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by dcajet
Sun Jul 25, 2021 2:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021
Replies: 1097
Views: 257896

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021

IAH-MVD, really? ;) And meanwhile American can´t make MIA-MVD work year round... What happened to the days of tag on routes? Some like HKG-SIN are not necessary nowadays, since there are planes that have the range, and SIN has the traffic, but EZE-MVD is a short flight, and the plane sits in EZE al...

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