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by nfldolphinsguy
Fri Jun 23, 2017 6:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest schedule extension June 22, 2017
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Re: Southwest schedule extension June 22, 2017

jplatts wrote:
There are markets out of Dallas larger than DSM that do not see nonstop service out of Dallas Love Field, including MSP, CLE, CVG, and TUS.


Completely agree that we're well down the priority list for this route, but that's what officials have been pushing for after getting STL.

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by nfldolphinsguy
Fri Jun 23, 2017 6:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest schedule extension June 22, 2017
Replies: 202
Views: 26484

Re: Southwest schedule extension June 22, 2017

I believe MSP-MKE was dropped.

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by nfldolphinsguy
Fri Jun 23, 2017 3:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest schedule extension June 22, 2017
Replies: 202
Views: 26484

Re: Southwest schedule extension June 22, 2017

@phllax It definitely hasn't hurt CLT that there's such a large Wells Fargo presence here. It would be a boon for SFO/OAK service too, along with the tech firms that are cropping up here. I picked the cities I did as they were mentioned as viable markets in some consultancy reports the airport board...

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by nfldolphinsguy
Thu Jun 22, 2017 7:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest schedule extension June 22, 2017
Replies: 202
Views: 26484

Re: Southwest schedule extension June 22, 2017

It wasn't so many years ago when UA was the only mainline carrier and everything else was express. Now everyone is running mainline in throughout the day, and DFW, PHX and ATL are all mainline! Very true, I remember the 50 and 70-seaters to everywhere time period here quite well. I think locally we...

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by nfldolphinsguy
Thu Jun 22, 2017 3:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest schedule extension June 22, 2017
Replies: 202
Views: 26484

Re: Southwest schedule extension June 22, 2017

AA is 2x daily. G4 F9 is seasonal, 0.4x weekly. G4 is and WN is going to be 0.3x weekly. At the seasonal peak, it will add up to around 4x daily flights to Phoenix when AA adds their winter third daily flight. All mainline jets. It's a huge capacity increase over what was available just a few years ...

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by nfldolphinsguy
Thu Jun 22, 2017 3:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest schedule extension June 22, 2017
Replies: 202
Views: 26484

Re: Southwest schedule extension June 22, 2017

jbmitt wrote:
DSM shows a non-stop to PHX on the route map.


I just want to make the point that there are now four carriers competing over PHX/AZA in DSM. Prior to December 2015, there was one.

Someone's going to get pushed out of this market. Probably two someones.

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