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by STT757
Fri Apr 09, 2021 9:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EWR Terminal 1 back to Terminal A
Replies: 34
Views: 5485

Re: EWR Terminal 1 back to Terminal A

This is an already established procedure at EWR and was, in fact, used quite a bit a few years ago when 4L/22R was closed for reconstruction. They used 29 for landings and 4R for takeoffs and heavy landings. The FAA halted this procedure because of a near collision. If they're using it now, it's be...

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by STT757
Fri Apr 09, 2021 5:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What is Delta Doing?
Replies: 178
Views: 33286

Re: What is Delta Doing?

Look, I wasn't trying to be a jerk earlier and yes there was a bit of hyperbole. The reality is that while there is an increase in ULCC/LCCs into ATL, the bigger threat to DL's business model is if they are unable to command a yield premium. Not just in ATL, but across the network. Passengers are w...

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by STT757
Fri Apr 09, 2021 5:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EWR Terminal 1 back to Terminal A
Replies: 34
Views: 5485

Re: EWR Terminal 1 back to Terminal A

You were going to see a lot of interesting patterns over the next year. EWR will be down 1 or 2 runways for extended periods of time This is the one I was talking about, never saw this before but they were doing this about a month ago. https://aeronav.faa.gov/d-tpp/2103/00285RX29.PDF

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by STT757
Fri Apr 09, 2021 2:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 278
Views: 41178

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

United Orlando hub discussions: https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1421043 https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=232263&p=2338071&hilit=UA+MCO+hub#p2338071 https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=201955&p=1936895&hilit=UA+MCO+hub#p1936895

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by STT757
Fri Apr 09, 2021 12:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EWR Terminal 1 back to Terminal A
Replies: 34
Views: 5485

Re: EWR Terminal 1 back to Terminal A

And that's the thing: Where are EWR's priorities? They need a new runway to alleviate delays, like yesterday but they want to bother replacing Terminal B? And the roadways are terrible yet they've come a long way in the last 20+ years. The issue is that there are quite a few different highways that...

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by STT757
Fri Apr 09, 2021 11:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 278
Views: 41178

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

IAD: is seeing an increase in traffic, UA will add 2 banks at IAD this summer to increase/or ease connectivity. (quick side bar again, long term UA is looking at advancing their plans for IAD, originally UA was looking at transitioning IAD into a major connecting hub by 2025 to service the Northeas...

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by STT757
Fri Apr 09, 2021 1:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 278
Views: 41178

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

Glad they’re growing in Orlando, it’s a different market then when they tried the MCO hub the first time in 1992.

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by STT757
Thu Apr 08, 2021 12:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EWR Terminal 1 back to Terminal A
Replies: 34
Views: 5485

Re: EWR Terminal 1 back to Terminal A

Opinions aside, Terminal B’s replacement is in the works. The new Airtrain is going to be built based on the placement of the new Terminal.

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by STT757
Wed Apr 07, 2021 12:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EWR Terminal 1 back to Terminal A
Replies: 34
Views: 5485

Re: EWR Terminal 1 back to Terminal A

Doesn't bother me at all. I always thought the name "Terminal 1" was odd and led to speculation that Terminal B was going to be razed as well and called Terminal 2 (which clearly it's not.) No speculation, that’s what they’re doing. https://corpinfo.panynj.gov/files/uploads/documents/boar...

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by STT757
Tue Apr 06, 2021 10:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EWR Terminal 1 back to Terminal A
Replies: 34
Views: 5485

Re: EWR Terminal 1 back to Terminal A

Doesn't bother me at all. I always thought the name "Terminal 1" was odd and led to speculation that Terminal B was going to be razed as well and called Terminal 2 (which clearly it's not.) No speculation, that’s what they’re doing. https://corpinfo.panynj.gov/files/uploads/documents/boar...

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by STT757
Tue Apr 06, 2021 1:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 179
Views: 20271

Re: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2021

My Southwest flight from Orlando last night landed on PHL runway 35, very cool experience landing across the Delaware vs. alongside. Pilot stuck it and slammed the thrust reversers. Very cool.

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by STT757
Tue Apr 06, 2021 1:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 278
Views: 41178

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

Cboyle wrote:
From JonNYC:
“Get in touch if you’ve heard rumor of huge breaking UA news”
What do you think?


Hopefully not in regards to the Pratt Powered 777
fleet.

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by STT757
Mon Apr 05, 2021 2:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1070
Views: 113066

Re: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2021

Anyone who wants to travel beyond perimeter and depart from LGA needs to connect. those people can easily fly out of EWR or JFK. People aren't going to connect unless WN undercuts in pricing. WN has little loyalty in NY area. People will pick DL/UA connection options out of NYC ahead of WN connecti...

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by STT757
Thu Apr 01, 2021 3:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 278
Views: 41178

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

https://i.ibb.co/fDsW1X8/hangar.png


I was watching a YouTube video of a flight leaving LAX, the new hangar looked huge.
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LAXintl wrote:
VirginFlyer wrote:
Where is this hangar complex exactly?


Image
https://i.ibb.co/fDsW1X8/hangar.png


I was watching a YouTube video of a flight leaving LAX, the new hangar looked huge.

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by STT757
Wed Mar 31, 2021 3:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Plans to Return to JFK in 2021
Replies: 658
Views: 115642

Re: UA Plans to Return to JFK in 2021

I was hoping that United would use the new Terminal One at EWR for Transcon LAX/SFO flights. They could build a dedicated “Coastal” lounge.

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by STT757
Mon Mar 29, 2021 3:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Orders 100 MAX + 155 Options
Replies: 197
Views: 28609

Re: Southwest Orders 100 MAX + 155 Options

What does WN see in the -7 that the rest of the world misses? Especially among other LCC's, the -8 and its -200 variant seem to be far more popular. Likewise, former larger A319 operators like U2 are switching to the A320neo. As the (nearly) sole operator of the -7, doesn't WN worry about resale va...

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by STT757
Mon Mar 29, 2021 12:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Orders 100 MAX + 155 Options
Replies: 197
Views: 28609

Re: Southwest Orders 100 MAX + 155 Options

This is great news for Boeing and an important signal to the public: The 737 MAX has been fixed and can be trusted (again). I'm wondering what the price was Southwest paid, or did Boeing have a Buy 1, Get 1 FREE! sale? Not buy one get one, but I think they let them use an expired 20% off coupon fro...

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by STT757
Sun Mar 28, 2021 2:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 1569
Views: 231883

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread, Q1 2021

...I guess I can't understand what the biggest hiccup is with the mainline union pay demands for a smaller a/c. Are they wanting 737/320 prices for the 195/220? IIRC, the UAL ALPA contract has pay rates for the smaller jets like the E-195 and they are lower than the current smallest mainline narrow...

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by STT757
Sun Mar 28, 2021 2:16 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: China will continue to tolerate Taiwan (government), at this stage
Replies: 48
Views: 2528

Re: Chinese professor warn that China is now "tolerating" Taiwan

The best move the US has to protect Taiwan is to actually to put US forces back, they were there before, in Taiwan. A force of say 10,000 - 15,000.

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by STT757
Fri Mar 26, 2021 2:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1070
Views: 113066

Re: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2021

WN has the opportunity to bring back EWR flights, there are still no slot restrictions and the new Terminal One opens next year. MDW, DEN, PHX, ATL.

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by STT757
Fri Mar 26, 2021 11:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jetblue Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 897
Views: 142847

Re: Jetblue Network Thread - 2021

Seeing UA's summer adds to CHS/HHH/MYR/ECP/PWM adds to my prior relief that these type of markets will have outsized demands this summer season. I continue to believe that JetBlue would be well served to add either ECP or PNS to its network for summer. It's the obvious missing hole in their Florida...

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by STT757
Thu Mar 25, 2021 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1070
Views: 113066

Re: WN launching MYR with 10 cities

FlyingElvii wrote:
What’s next? ACY?


ACY and MYR are very much part of NK's roots. They must have pissed off WN.

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by STT757
Thu Mar 25, 2021 5:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1070
Views: 113066

Re: WN launching MYR with 10 cities

Take that Spirit!

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by STT757
Thu Mar 25, 2021 5:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Orlando Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 149
Views: 18389

Re: Orlando Aviation Thread - 2021

93Sierra wrote:
Could spirit eventually grow to the largest carrier in mco?


In terms of destinations maybe, but not in terms of total passengers served or number of daily flights. WN will reign as King for a long time at MCO.

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by STT757
Thu Mar 25, 2021 2:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 1569
Views: 231883

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread, Q1 2021

United doesn’t need anymore hubs. Just need to fully develop the ones they have. Who wants to fight over bottom feeder fares up and down the East Coast? Agree 100%, they need to order a new 100 seat mainline, A220 or ERJ-195E2 to unlock the full potential of their 76 seat ERJ-175 fleet. 100 new ERJ...

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by STT757
Sat Mar 20, 2021 3:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Plans to Return to JFK in 2021
Replies: 658
Views: 115642

Re: UA Plans to Return to JFK in 2021

jfklganyc wrote:
They had a 767 at T7 the other day testing.

They are starting this time

It is a 767

Im in SFO right now...restaurants, bars, gyms all open and packed. Just like MCO last May.

UA will do just fine


https://thepointsguy.com/news/united-jfk-launch-is-happening

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by STT757
Sat Mar 20, 2021 3:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Plans to Return to JFK in 2021
Replies: 658
Views: 115642

Re: UA Plans to Return to JFK in 2021

With the JFK Terminal Redevelopment either on hold, delayed, scaled down or possible cancelled United should be able to get a long term lease for gates and club space at T-7. They'll need to negotiate a deal with AS to either share the space (with AS as the current leaseholders in UA's old T7 loung...

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by STT757
Fri Mar 19, 2021 6:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 to Staff: Looking to move HQ to Florida
Replies: 148
Views: 17552

Re: B6 to Staff: Looking to move HQ to Florida

Are they incorporated in Delaware?

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by STT757
Fri Mar 19, 2021 4:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 1569
Views: 231883

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread, Q1 2021

Any photos of N21723 in the new paint? https://i.postimg.cc/nX8H3w1X/20210318-165144.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/TyfT6LFG/20210318-165213.jpg I continue to think the new livery looks best on shorter planes. I love how it looks on the 319s and the ER4's. Rear engines look great because of the low tail ...

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by STT757
Fri Mar 19, 2021 3:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 to Staff: Looking to move HQ to Florida
Replies: 148
Views: 17552

Re: B6 to Staff: Looking to move HQ to Florida

2) If an employee leaves NYC and relocates to NJ or CT or upstate but is still domiciled from the NYC office, they will have to pay NY City Income taxes regardless of where they live. This is false. Only NYC residents have to pay NYC income tax. There is no “commuter tax” for NYC. If somebody works...

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by STT757
Wed Mar 17, 2021 7:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 to Staff: Looking to move HQ to Florida
Replies: 148
Views: 17552

Re: B6 to Staff: Looking to move HQ to Florida

It would be interesting to see the reaction from AOC and some of her compatriots if JetBlue threatens to move and NY/NYC tries to offer JetBlue incentives to stay. Just look to what happened to Amazon when they tried to build HQ2 in Long Island City. A stopped clock is right twice a day, and you kn...

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by STT757
Wed Mar 17, 2021 3:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 to Staff: Looking to move HQ to Florida
Replies: 148
Views: 17552

Re: B6 to Staff: Looking to move HQ to Florida

Hoboken, Jersey City, World Trade Center, Hudson Yards all have terrific office spaces and surrounding entertainment without walking distance. Most of those places the Port Authority is involved with real estate, might be viewed favorably by the agency.

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by STT757
Wed Mar 17, 2021 1:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 to Staff: Looking to move HQ to Florida
Replies: 148
Views: 17552

Re: B6 to Staff: Looking to move HQ to Florida

Well, they can definitely get lower lease in NYC from this. No reason to stay in LIC. If I'm them, I'd do what every other major firms in NYC does. Open a second office in NJ or Westchester or CT, move to s smaller space in Manhattan or Queens and pay ridiculously low rent. And of course, continue ...

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by STT757
Tue Mar 16, 2021 11:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NYC (JFK/EWR/LGA/SWF/HPN/ISP) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 37
Views: 2774

Re: NYC (JFK/EWR/LGA/SWF/HPN/ISP) Aviation Thread - 2021

United is back at Kennedy Airport JFK!

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/UAL3345/history/20210316/1040Z/KIAH/KJFK

Videos and photos on Twitter, Tower welcomed them back. Crew familiarization for the official start date on March 28.

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by STT757
Tue Mar 16, 2021 10:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 to Staff: Looking to move HQ to Florida
Replies: 148
Views: 17552

Re: B6 to Staff: Looking to move HQ to Florida

Lake Nona is where they should move, plenty of young talent.

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by STT757
Tue Mar 16, 2021 7:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NYC (JFK/EWR/LGA/SWF/HPN/ISP) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 37
Views: 2774

Re: NYC (JFK/EWR/LGA/SWF/HPN/ISP) Aviation Thread - 2021

Quick question? is it only terminal 1 or the rest of the terminals will be upgraded as well. what's going to happen with existing terminal A Eventually all three, right now Terminal One is under construction and Terminal Two is in the planning stages. Terminal A will have it's concourses demolished...

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by STT757
Tue Mar 16, 2021 5:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NYC (JFK/EWR/LGA/SWF/HPN/ISP) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 37
Views: 2774

Re: NYC (JFK/EWR/LGA/SWF/HPN/ISP) Aviation Thread - 2021

The FAA recently changed a rule that prohibited PFC funds being used for transit. The old rule is the reason why airports like EWR, JFK built "Airtrains" or people movers to connect nearby transit or commuter rail rather than having the rail go directly into the airport like PHL and DCA. N...

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by STT757
Tue Mar 16, 2021 12:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NYC (JFK/EWR/LGA/SWF/HPN/ISP) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 37
Views: 2774

Re: NYC (JFK/EWR/LGA/SWF/HPN/ISP) Aviation Thread - 2021

SQ ending the JFK-SIN nonstop and shifting it back to EWR June 1st.

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by STT757
Mon Mar 15, 2021 1:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 1569
Views: 231883

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread, Q1 2021

With AA pretty much killing DLs aspirations in AUS, maybe we'll take the offensive too and hit them in RDU. Probably won't happen but like you said it's a fun game to play! I've been thinking about this since AA's announcement at AUS. In August of 2019 (if I'm not mistaken) United opened a brand ne...

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by STT757
Fri Mar 12, 2021 5:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 1569
Views: 231883

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread, Q1 2021

Since yesterday I’ve learned some more about United’s plans for the next few months. I’m sure others have seen the same thing and can elaborate. Rest assured it won’t be status quo. Anything that can shared, or is it Willis Tower only? Well, nothing particularly proprietary insofar as no disclosure...

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by STT757
Fri Mar 12, 2021 3:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 1569
Views: 231883

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread, Q1 2021

It was just announced yesterday starting April 1st New York state is dropping their mandatory 10 day quarantine for all domestic arriving passengers. According to New York's Port Authority domestic travel is still down nearly 62%. As much as we all (myself included) are complaining about UA at EWR,...

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by STT757
Fri Mar 12, 2021 12:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 1569
Views: 231883

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread, Q1 2021

Is N67052 going back to ROW after its gear change? N67052 will go to HKG for its heavy check. The 767-400s will re-enter service later this summer. Are you sure about that? The last thing I've ever heard about is that they may be retired? The 764s may be what replaces the 772A's, Continental origin...

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by STT757
Fri Feb 26, 2021 5:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 1569
Views: 231883

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread, Q1 2021

Post pandemic, which I believe is soon, will UA again look at 100 seaters like the A220 or ERJ-195E2 which would allow them to unlock additional 76 seaters for Express.

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by STT757
Fri Feb 26, 2021 2:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TWA 800 wreckage to be destroyed before 25th anniversary
Replies: 59
Views: 10325

Re: TWA 800 wreckage to be destroyed before 25th anniversary

If the families do not want it displayed perhaps take it to a location on Long Island and bury it.

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by STT757
Fri Feb 26, 2021 1:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1070
Views: 113066

Re: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2021

WN needs to return to EWR, there are plenty of large WN stations that they either don’t have the LGA slots to serve or are outside the LGA perimeter.
Austin, San Antonio, Phoenix, Las Vegas, Oakland etc.. And MDW, DEN, DAL, ATL.

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by STT757
Thu Feb 25, 2021 7:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TWA 800 wreckage to be destroyed before 25th anniversary
Replies: 59
Views: 10325

Re: TWA 800 wreckage to be destroyed before 25th anniversary

What about moving it, or parts of it, to the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum at Dulles Airport?

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by STT757
Thu Feb 25, 2021 3:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q1 2021
Replies: 1569
Views: 231883

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread, Q1 2021

I was going to post the same suggestion: Trade to DL the 16 764s in return for the 10 77Ls and perhaps even the 10 737-700 DL retired. Retire all the 772A's, replace them with their Pratt powered 777-200ERs. They already started on conversions of three Pratt 777-200ERs to domestic configuration with...

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by STT757
Tue Feb 23, 2021 7:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PANYNJ curtailing, delaying and possibly canceling JFK Redevelopment
Replies: 106
Views: 22314

Re: PANYNJ curtailing, delaying and possibly canceling JFK Redevelopment

Yesterday NYC signed an order to extend the lease of JFK with PANYNJ another 10 years from 2050 to 2060 in order to spur the redevelopment plan https://www1.nyc.gov/office-of-the-mayor/news/120-21/recovery-all-us-mayor-de-blasio-representative-meeks-borough-president-richards-announce Not that I ne...

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by STT757
Tue Feb 23, 2021 1:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PANYNJ curtailing, delaying and possibly canceling JFK Redevelopment
Replies: 106
Views: 22314

Re: PANYNJ curtailing, delaying and possibly canceling JFK Redevelopment

I know this thread is mostly about JFK but does anyone know anything about EWR terminal 2? They began the planning work for the new Terminal 2 right before the pandemic began, the answer to your question, and the thread topic JFK Terminals, depends on two things: The pandemic ending soon and travel...

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