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by STT757
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 2301
Views: 408116

Re: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

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by STT757
Sun Sep 15, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Great Concert Lineups
Replies: 24
Views: 830

Re: Great Concert Lineups

Lollapalooza 1992: Pearl Jam, Soundgarden, Ministry, Lush, Jesus and Mary Chain, Ice Cube, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Rage Against The Machine (Irvine Meadows), Tool (Waterloo Village, NJ), Jim Rose Circus Sideshow, Sharkbait, Archie Bell dancers, Porno for Pyros, Basehead, Cypress Hill, House of Pain, ...

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by STT757
Sun Sep 15, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WTO green lights tariffs on Airbus, Trump ready.
Replies: 50
Views: 12111

WTO green lights tariffs on Airbus, Trump ready.

https://www.politico.eu/article/trump-p ... irbus-win/
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The WTO has given the US the green light to place tariffs on Airbus products as a result of a 2006 complaint the US filed regarding launch aide for the A380 and A350.

https://www.politico.eu/article/trump-p ... irbus-win/

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by STT757
Sun Sep 15, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Amazon's Second Headquarters
Replies: 43
Views: 1654

Re: Amazon's Second Headquarters

Amazon is still expanding in NYC, instead of a big campus in LIC they’re grabbing space at several locations including fancy new space in a tower at Hudson yards. https://www.crainsnewyork.com/op-ed/amazon-coming-new-york-and-we-still-lose https://nypost.com/2019/05/27/amazon-is-reportedly-eyeing-of...

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by STT757
Thu Sep 12, 2019 12:19 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AA ending sponsorship rights to Miami Heat Arena
Replies: 36
Views: 4346

Re: AA ending sponsorship rights to Miami Heat Arena

There was the TWA Dome in St. Louis, and JetBlue has the Red Sox Spring Training stadium in Fort Myers.


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by STT757
Thu Sep 05, 2019 9:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Every gate empty at SFO?
Replies: 2
Views: 1778

Re: Every gate empty at SFO?

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This was discussed recently:

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by STT757
Wed Sep 04, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 946
Views: 136857

Re: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019

well, AA/WN/AS haven't report yet, but I doubt they are cutting a lot of routes if they are meeting earning expectations. UA this morning came out with a guidance that's below analyst expectations also I see JBLU down 4 to 5% today. Definitely tough day, but we will see what kind of changes they ma...

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by STT757
Wed Sep 04, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 2301
Views: 408116

Re: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

Just order the ERJ-195E2 or A220 already.


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by STT757
Wed Sep 04, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 946
Views: 136857

Re: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019

Any chance they're freeing up aircraft to expand at EWR? Those WN gates are still up for grabs as it seems like F9 might be using IAB gates which have capacity outside the afternoon rush.




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by STT757
Tue Sep 03, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United p.s. Question
Replies: 78
Views: 10667

Re: United p.s. Question

tphuang wrote:
highest revenue and most profitable are not necessarily the same thing.


Unless your competition is a ULCC having the highest revenues most likely goes with the most profits.


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by STT757
Tue Sep 03, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United p.s. Question
Replies: 78
Views: 10667

Re: United p.s. Question

https://www.forbes.com/sites/dominicdud ... 50b5696963



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SFO-EWR on United is the most profitable route in the US:

https://www.forbes.com/sites/dominicdud ... 50b5696963



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by STT757
Tue Sep 03, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is consolidation over in the US ?
Replies: 117
Views: 12303

Re: Is consolidation over in the US ?

It seems like all the significant mergers are done and I don’t see more on the horizon A few maybes ? Hawaiian / Alaska Alaska / Jet Blue Frontier / Spirit And the big one would be United acquiring Jet Blue, this would at one stroke get UA back into JFK, management has stated several times they wou...

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by STT757
Tue Sep 03, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United p.s. Question
Replies: 78
Views: 10667

Re: United p.s. Question

A different decision from the same era was the retirement of the pre merger CO 762s, regardless of whether or not CO should have ordered those instead of 763s or more 764s they were great from a passenger perspective They were 2000/ 2001 builds that I think would have been perfect for Transcons. If ...

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by STT757
Sun Sep 01, 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is consolidation over in the US ?
Replies: 117
Views: 12303

Re: Is consolidation over in the US ?

What's this obsession with mergers and consolidation? It's as if some people on here won't be happy until the US is left with a single carrier. It tends to happen. I have to say that this last set of mega-mergers didn't work out as horribly as I had imagined. NW (I think my distaste for that carrie...

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by STT757
Sun Sep 01, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United p.s. Question
Replies: 78
Views: 10667

Re: United p.s. Question

What Star carriers are at Kennedy but not EWR, ORD, IAD, LAX or SFO? The answer is none. Pre merger United was desperately short narrow body mainline after Tilton retired all the 733 and 735s replacing them with CR7s and ER70s. The closing of CLE and reallocating those assists made sense. Just as cl...

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by STT757
Sun Sep 01, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is consolidation over in the US ?
Replies: 117
Views: 12303

Re: Is consolidation over in the US ?

It seems like all the significant mergers are done and I don’t see more on the horizon A few maybes ? Hawaiian / Alaska Alaska / Jet Blue Frontier / Spirit And the big one would be United acquiring Jet Blue, this would at one stroke get UA back into JFK, management has stated several times they wou...

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by STT757
Sat Aug 31, 2019 6:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MINT and other Service Cuts to JetBlue, starting 9/1
Replies: 164
Views: 21777

Re: MINT and other Service Cuts to JetBlue, starting 9/1

Sounds like Blue is getting ready for their merger with Southwest....The only thing they need to do now is dump the carts and bring back tray service... I know you were probably joking. But I was wondering if WN's recent moves of cutting EWR and the recent BOS cuts wasn't meant to remove overlap wh...

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by STT757
Tue Aug 27, 2019 11:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Midwest Express Route Announcements-August 28th
Replies: 154
Views: 20361

Re: Midwest Express Route Announcements-August 28th

Once they’re ready for their own aircraft Midwest Express might be a good place for Embraer to place their ERJ-175 E2s. Seems the perfect size for their operation, catering to business travelers from MKE throughout the Midwest and Northeast.


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by STT757
Tue Aug 27, 2019 10:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier F9 Announces 15 destinations from EWR
Replies: 95
Views: 12519

Re: Frontier F9 Announces 15 destinations from EWR

Wow, F9 has never served EWR and they enter in a big way. Too bad it took losing WN to bring in F9, waiting to see what B6 and NK announce. Hopefully this doesn’t hurt their TTN operation too much, reminds me of PHL where F9 and NK have grown aggressively in the wake of WN’s reductions. Sent from m...

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by STT757
Tue Aug 27, 2019 10:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 2301
Views: 408116

Re: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

I expect the 19 options from that same order to be firmed up and go to SkyWest. That order is likely going to replace the remainder of CRJ7 flying in the UA network (minus the ones in the CRJ5 config of course). I think UA will need to keep at least a token amount of CR7 flying going at SkyWest in ...

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by STT757
Tue Aug 27, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier F9 Announces 15 destinations from EWR
Replies: 95
Views: 12519

Re: Frontier F9 Announces 15 destinations from EWR

ucdtim17 wrote:
Has anyone (presumably UA or CO) flown ONT-EWR before?


This is the first ever EWR-ONT flight.


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by STT757
Tue Aug 27, 2019 8:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier F9 Announces 15 destinations from EWR
Replies: 95
Views: 12519

Frontier F9 Announces 15 destinations from EWR

All of these are daily, some like MCO and MIA are double daily.

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by STT757
Tue Aug 27, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier F9 Announces 15 destinations from EWR
Replies: 95
Views: 12519

Re: Frontier F9 Announces 15 destinations from EWR

Here ya go, EWR - LAS 6:00-8:24 LAS - EWR 23:57-5:59 +1 EWR - MCO 7:25-10:23 EWR - MCO x2 13:29-16:27 MCO - EWR 7:50-10:38 MCO - EWR x2 19:35-22:23 EWR - MIA 6:05-9:28 EWR - MIA x2 12:30-15:53 MIA - EWR 8:29-11:44 MIA - EWR x2 17:50-21:05 EWR - SJU 12:30-17:27 SJU - EWR 8:14-11:30 EWR - PBI 6:00-9:...

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by STT757
Tue Aug 27, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier F9 Announces 15 destinations from EWR
Replies: 95
Views: 12519

Re: Frontier F9 Announces 15 destinations from EWR

Just received a marketing e-mail from F9 that they're launching service to 15 destinations from Newark, starting Spring/Summer 2020, likely to capitalize on WN's departure. They listed some teaser fares beginning at $15 one way. Destinations are Chicago, Denver, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Ontario, Dallas/...

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by STT757
Tue Aug 27, 2019 4:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 2301
Views: 408116

Re: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

Where are the displaced 777s going? Domestic? Replacing 764s which can operate EWR-LAX/SFO


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by STT757
Tue Aug 27, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier F9 Announces 15 destinations from EWR
Replies: 95
Views: 12519

Re: Frontier F9 Announces 15 destinations from EWR

STT757 wrote: "Wow, F9 has never served EWR and they enter in a big way." Pacific Western had an operation from EWR to COS. When Frontier took them over, didn't they continue serving EWR for at least a little while before moving to LGA? I don’t think so, I remember seeing those Western Pa...

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by STT757
Tue Aug 27, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier F9 Announces 15 destinations from EWR
Replies: 95
Views: 12519

Re: Frontier F9 Announces 15 destinations from EWR

I wonder how big a negative impact this will have on their TTN operation. I don't think UA has that much to worry about though I'm sure they'll keep close tabs on this new interloper into their domain. I am curious how NK may respond. A few of these routes overlap theirs and NK has at least one NS ...

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by STT757
Tue Aug 27, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier F9 Announces 15 destinations from EWR
Replies: 95
Views: 12519

Re: Frontier F9 Announces 15 destinations from EWR

Wow, F9 has never served EWR and they enter in a big way. Too bad it took losing WN to bring in F9, waiting to see what B6 and NK announce. Hopefully this doesn’t hurt their TTN operation too much, reminds me of PHL where F9 and NK have grown aggressively in the wake of WN’s reductions. Sent from my...

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by STT757
Mon Aug 26, 2019 10:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAD Airport finally bounces back
Replies: 114
Views: 16104

Re: IAD Airport finally bounces back

According to that list UA is the hub carrier for 8 out of the 10 wealthiest counties in the US.


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by STT757
Fri Aug 23, 2019 10:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NYC-Asia DL vs UA
Replies: 116
Views: 15077

Re: NYC-Asia DL vs UA

Reading the India start/restart threads got me thinking These routes are supposedly very profitable for UA. Same market essentially, but DL isnt very interested in NRT HND China and is just starting to put its toe in India. Historically, CO had to start these routes from EWR if they wanted to serve...

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by STT757
Thu Aug 22, 2019 12:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: UA Announcing CUR, NCE and PMO and expanding some existing routes
Replies: 245
Views: 28473

Re: UA Network Planning Event 8/22/2019

EWR-Seville
ORD-Warsaw
SFO-Rome
DEN-Zurich
EWR-Bangalore
ORD-Madrid
EWE-Basel



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by STT757
Wed Aug 21, 2019 2:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 2301
Views: 408116

Re: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/ECb4h2EWwAA10v3?format=jpg


The new livery looks great on the Embraer 175, it would look even better on the ERJ-195E2.
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4 new builds for ExpressJet

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The new livery looks great on the Embraer 175, it would look even better on the ERJ-195E2.

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by STT757
Tue Aug 20, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NYC-Asia DL vs UA
Replies: 116
Views: 15077

NYC-Asia DL vs UA

Reading the India start/restart threads got me thinking These routes are supposedly very profitable for UA. Same market essentially, but DL isnt very interested in NRT HND China and is just starting to put its toe in India. Historically, CO had to start these routes from EWR if they wanted to serve...

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by STT757
Mon Aug 19, 2019 12:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAD Airport finally bounces back
Replies: 114
Views: 16104

Re: IAD Airport finally bounces back

Regarding concourse C/D redevelopment, why not include all the International carriers and UA into that facility. Build a new concourse that includes a FIS and locate all the International carriers and UA international flights to that facility. Move UA domestic and Express to concourse A/B, and move ...

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by STT757
Sun Aug 18, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why doesn’t AA fly widebodies on JFK-SFO/LAX
Replies: 67
Views: 10726

Re: Why doesn’t AA fly widebodies on JFK-SFO/LAX

I find it impressive that United offers both the largest aircraft and most frequency on New York-California transcons. SFO-EWR is 1x 78J, 2x 77W, and 3x 772 daily. LAX-EWR is 2x 78J and 1x 772 daily. Technically, UA offers the largest aircraft and most frequency on NEW JERSEY-California transcons.....

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by STT757
Sun Aug 11, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: E2 sales campaigns and design discussion/scope
Replies: 35
Views: 3751

Re: E2 sales campaigns and design discussion/scope

The big one is United, who if they order the ERJ195E2 will be able to add additional 75 seat ERJ-175s. They can add 1 new ERJ-175 for each 1.25 additional ERJ-195E2s they add up to 70 additional ERJ-175s for 88 ERJ-195E2s. If Embraer could land that order from United that would change the fortunes o...

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by STT757
Sun Aug 11, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN to close EWR
Replies: 272
Views: 35493

Re: WN to close EWR

KlimaBXsst wrote:
It is kind of odd to think Southwest cannot make Chicago Midway to Newark work at a minimum.


I cannot think of why they didn’t try EWR-DAL and EWR-ATL.

I think MDW, DEN, DAL, ATL, LAS, PHX, AUS would have been a strong offering.


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by STT757
Sun Aug 11, 2019 1:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN to close EWR
Replies: 272
Views: 35493

Re: WN to close EWR

There’s something wrong with WN, EWR has been growing faster the last few years than LGA or Kennedy. EWR grew by 7.2% last year, well outpacing LGA’s .02 or Kennedy’s 2% growth. EWR is the region’s busiest airport for domestic travelers, and WN is mostly a domestic carrier. NK has been growing like ...

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by STT757
Fri Aug 09, 2019 8:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: US DOT awards Haneda slots
Replies: 783
Views: 138366

Re: Updated: US DOT awards Haneda slots

Final order is out today. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EBipzYrWsAEDDCK?format=jpg So other than the DL flights, which according to the other thread should all be switching over from NRT, what will the likely situation be with the other airlines ? Is AA going to go double daily on LAX-HND and will th...

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by STT757
Fri Aug 09, 2019 1:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Piedmont..............gone 30 years
Replies: 78
Views: 8643

Re: Piedmont..............gone 30 years

https://youtu.be/Btr3FK5TyRw





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I had the opportunity to fly Piedmont in 1985, a 737-200 EWR-BOS while heading to baseball camp.

I loved their commercials with McLean Stevenson ( Colonel Henry Blake):

https://youtu.be/Btr3FK5TyRw





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by STT757
Sat Aug 03, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LaCompagnie - Thought on Growth Strategy/New Routes
Replies: 20
Views: 3489

Re: LaCompagnie - Thought on Growth Strategy/New Routes

They cater to business travelers, so maybe Boston and Washington. Is Montréal a business or leisure route for travel to Paris? EWR-Nice is leisure, it’s seasonal. Perhaps they could do what UTA used to fly from EWR: UTA used to fly nonstop DC-10s from EWR to Nice, Marseille, Lyon, Bordeaux etc.. Sen...

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by STT757
Sat Aug 03, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 2301
Views: 408116

Re: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

When the 737Max returns to service what are the chances Boeing offers United a deal for a big order similar to IAG. UA has been trying to grow their domestic Mainline fleet for a couple years now , mostly through used A319s and 73Gs. An order of 150 - 200 73Max would go a long way to growing the fle...

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by STT757
Thu Aug 01, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 2301
Views: 408116

Re: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

How many B737s are coming from WS? Is this one the first or have there been others? Skyliner-aviation.de has this listed today: Boeing 737-76N 32404 851 C-FIWS WestJet ferried 31 July 2019 YYC-GYR, for United Airlines If true it’s more good news for UA, they need to grow their domestic mainline fle...

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by STT757
Tue Jul 30, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 946
Views: 136857

Re: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019

B6 can bulk up Florida and Boston from EWR, they real move would be to add EWR-AUS, LAS, LAX, SFO, SJC, SEA, CUN etc..


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by STT757
Sat Jul 27, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 2301
Views: 408116

Re: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

I was thinking about this this morning, UA being at their cap of 76 seat regionals jets cannot add anymore unless they order a new 100 seater (A220, Erj195E2 etc..). Under this they would be allowed to add 1 new 76 seat regionals jet for every 1.25 new 100 seat mainline up to 88 100 seaters which wo...

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by STT757
Sat Jul 27, 2019 12:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 2301
Views: 408116

Re: United Fleet/Network Thread - 2019

What’s the latest count of used aircraft coming on board?

19 WN 73Gs
20 A319s from Easyjet
How many more A319s from CZ
Others?


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by STT757
Sat Jul 27, 2019 1:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN to close EWR
Replies: 272
Views: 35493

Re: WN to close EWR

Good point brought up in this article not yet mentioned here, how much credit should United get for WN's decision to leave EWR? They point out that during Kirby's time at US Airways they beat back an aggressive WN expansion at PHL. While WN didn't drop PHL altogether, they did do a drastic draw down...

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by STT757
Thu Jul 25, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN to close EWR
Replies: 272
Views: 35493

Re: WN to close EWR

The problem with WN closing EWR is that they will have no way of getting back in down the road unless they make an acquisition or something. It's a big deal for any station outside of perimeter or even places like BNA where they are attempting to build up. Yup, no more ability to serve AUS, LAS, PH...

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by STT757
Thu Jul 25, 2019 10:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN to close EWR
Replies: 272
Views: 35493

WN to close EWR

The problem with WN closing EWR is that they will have no way of getting back in down the road unless they make an acquisition or something. It's a big deal for any station outside of perimeter or even places like BNA where they are attempting to build up. Yup, no more ability to serve AUS, LAS, PH...

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by STT757
Thu Jul 25, 2019 12:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN to close EWR
Replies: 272
Views: 35493

Re: WN to close EWR

There’s a quid pro quo we’re not seeing here, first the news about the 19 WN 73Gs going to UA comes out and a week later this news.

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