Search found 262 matches

by brooklynchris13
Sun Jul 21, 2019 1:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio - 2019
Replies: 608
Views: 89416

Re: The Rest of Ohio - 2019

The July CRAA Board Agenda is out. June CMH and LCK highlights: CMH - YTD 1st half 2019 pax up 6.6% to over 4.2 million, breaking last years record numbers. - YOY June pax up 4.4% overall. - June stats include the two new daily flights, UA to SFO and DL to SLC. - UA again leads the pack with 19%(!)...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Thu Jun 06, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio - 2019
Replies: 608
Views: 89416

Re: The Rest of Ohio - 2019

I'm still not sure 97PDEW is enough to support daily service. WN 737's seat 143 and NK's A320's 185. Don’t forget NK’s 319s at 145 seats. I presume the addition of service could generate the additional 20 or so PDEW that would make it viable. Of course, the route planners know better than I do and ...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Sun May 26, 2019 11:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio - 2019
Replies: 608
Views: 89416

Re: The Rest of Ohio - 2019

(And there is always the biggest mystery of all.. Europe.) I thought the biggest mystery of all is when we will finally hit the tipping point where CMH and CVG posters decide during the yearly debate that we need separate threads for each airport. :lol: FWIW I agree with your speculations about upg...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Sun May 26, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio - 2019
Replies: 608
Views: 89416

Re: The Rest of Ohio - 2019

You wonder how long the monthly growth will continue for CMH before it reverts back to mean? It's not like we're adding flights left and right so I've got to think at some point we level out. The same with the other airports in the region. I think the answer to this question is in what I posted. As...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Fri May 24, 2019 8:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio - 2019
Replies: 608
Views: 89416

Re: The Rest of Ohio - 2019

And the April 2019 numbers for CMH & LCK are out and indicate continued steady growth. April '19 707,185 compared to '18 with 669,615. That's good for a 5.6% monthly increase year over year and 7.0% growth year to date compared to 2018. Spirit with nearly 30% growth and United with 16.4% lead th...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Wed Jan 23, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio - 2019
Replies: 608
Views: 89416

Re: The Rest of Ohio - 2019

I sure don't get the point of these economic impact studies. Many of them are very questionable, and even if they aren't I'm left with a "so what". An airport is serving demand in a community, not creating it. An exception might be major hubs for pax or cargo, now this is a business that ...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Wed Jan 09, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio - 2019
Replies: 608
Views: 89416

Re: The Rest of Ohio - 2019

Interesting. The dartboard strikes again! But I'll take it. I doubt DL's flight will be affected at all Also, in keeping with the recent trend of very quickly updating the FlyColumbus website, F9 CMH-RDU is already listed on the interactive route map - https://flycolumbus.com/flights/destinations-f...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Tue Jan 08, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio - 2019
Replies: 608
Views: 89416

Re: The Rest of Ohio - 2019

Word on CLE forum is F9 announcement this week. Let’s hope we see some significant adds from CVG! CMH gets RDU May 1st. Looks to be 4x/week. Interesting. The dartboard strikes again! But I'll take it. I doubt DL's flight will be affected at all Also, in keeping with the recent trend of very quickly...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Thu Jan 03, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio - 2019
Replies: 608
Views: 89416

Re: The Rest of Ohio - 2019

An update on the tentative last MD80 service on AA from CMH... As of now, FLT 1492, the 14:35 departure to DFW on Tuesday 9/3/2019, is the last scheduled AA MD80 departure at CMH. Pretty certain this will change as we get closer, but for now that's it. Last inbound flight, for now, is #2207, arrivin...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Wed Jan 02, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio - 2019
Replies: 608
Views: 89416

Re: The Rest of Ohio - 2019

Columbus 2018 Summary: CMH: -NK started service to 7 destinations (4 seasonal, 3 year-round, but 5 destinations at all times and all 7 briefly operate at the same time in March and April). -F9 dropped some cities (TPA, LAS?), added seasonal PBI, AUS, SAT. -J1 ceased to exist. -WN made HOU permanent...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Thu Dec 27, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

Happy Holidays and a Very Happy New Year to all my fellow CMH and buckeye state AVGeeks. There is no CRAA board meeting in December, so the full stat packet will not be released until the end of January. However, I would not be shocked to see the CRAA due an early press release about setting a recor...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Mon Nov 26, 2018 4:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

And the numbers for October at CMH are out: 728,884 passengers in OCT 18 compared to 672,152 in OCT 17, increase of 8.4% 6,767,327 YTD as of 10/31/18 compared to 6,311,291 YTD as of 10/31/17, increase of 7.2% By airlines: Southwest up 11.3%; United up 7.7% . Delta Up 3.9% American down .7%; Air Cana...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Tue Nov 20, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

I found another source with CMH maps for whoever was asking about the TWA Ambassador's Club/America West Club location: http://airlinemaps.tumblr.com/search/cmh TWA at CMH over the years from http://www.departedflights.com/oagintro.html: 1974- BOS, ORD, IND, LAX, LGA, EWR, PHL, PIT, DCA 1979- BOS, ...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Mon Nov 19, 2018 10:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

CBJ made one playoff appearance in late 2000s...Then, CBJ faced new challenge when NHL moved team to Eastern Conference/Metropolitan Division. Been a CBJ fan since day 1, and fwiw I don't consider the team being shelled by the Wings in four games as anything more than a cameo, especially with the r...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Tue Nov 13, 2018 1:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

Also, MDT has a G4 announcement tomorrow, perhaps there is a wider G4 routes expansion coming tomorrow? There is. Big expansion at SRQ, along with an aircraft base there and at GRR, which seems terribly specific. As for local adds, LCK-SRQ is it, at least among what's been revealed. https://www.air...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Mon Nov 12, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

For about 3 weeks in November, AA will indeed have 5 RON mainline jets in CMH per the schedule mentioned by DeltaRules. After that it will go to 4 when DFW looses a frequency. Not quite sure how they'll gate them - B28 was modified for regional jet use - I'm not sure if the envelope was adjusted as...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Fri Nov 02, 2018 12:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Eagle's Future Discussion Thread
Replies: 542
Views: 109867

Re: American Eagle's plan for the future.

I have been trying get a grasp on what the ultimate regional plan is for AA moving forward.. is the following summary at least a moderately accurate assessment of where things will be within 12-18 months? CRJ2- down to around 20 frames, all with PSA ERJ140- around 50 frames, all with Envoy ERJ145- a...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Thu Nov 01, 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

Why did you say sorry Delta I thought Delta to AMS was rhe route everyone thought was the forerunner? They are, I was referring to previous and current international service to places like Punta Cana, Cancun, and Toronto not being what would count as true international service. I think we can all a...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Wed Oct 31, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

On the AA side it looks like the CLT mainline is being swapped for that second LAX flight. I would look for any winter mainline (CLT or a return of PHL) to appear in the afternoon. AA is pretty constrained on mainline gate capacity, with those operations being confined to the South side of B (19, 2...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Wed Oct 31, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

I noticed all the DL podiums on C at CMH have been re-skinned with the same blue background, but the inclusion this time of individual gate numbers on each. The flight info displays aren't in yet, but I'm assuming they'll be the monitors you see everywhere else. With the SLC add, there's going to b...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Sat Oct 27, 2018 9:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

Write up from the Dispatch: https://www.dispatch.com/news/20181026/delta-to-launch-nonstop-flights-between-columbus-and-salt-lake-city-in-june I agree, TATL should really be the next focus, or more likely the next effort to bare fruit for CMH. In a way, I could see the CHS news from BA as a sign th...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Mon Oct 22, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

Thanks Delta Rules for the correction. I was too excited by the continued growth at CMH and got my gates screwed up. On other CMH news, there are new plans for the old terminal, which look really good. https://www.columbusunderground.com/new-plan-calls-for-aviation-hall-of-fame-at-historic-terminal-...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Mon Oct 22, 2018 12:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

I love these what could we do about CMH capacity mini-threads! But first, the September numbers are in (part of the upcoming CRAA Board meeting) September 2018: 648,346 passengers compared to 604,893 in September 2017. A 7.1% increase YOY. Total at CMH for 2018 as of 9/30/18, 6,038,337 compared to 5...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Sat Oct 06, 2018 2:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

Very interesting article in the Dispatch this morning about delays in the new terminal project due to the lack of a passenger fee increase in the new FAA authorization bill. While on the surface it would be logical that this might have an impact, the numbers are where questions appear. Although this...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Wed Oct 03, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

I think it may of been a case of CRAA being desperate enough for west coast service that they went with WN even though long-term viability was not ideal and WN was happy to take the $$ they could from the guarantee and then move on down the road. It is very informative that we lost OAK but gained a...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Wed Oct 03, 2018 1:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

The CRAA feels confident that it can replace the lost CMH-OAK n/s in the next year. "We are keeping our chin up and are not overly concerned about this," said Dave Whitaker, chief commercial officer of the Columbus Regional Airport Authority. "I am confident that within the next year...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Tue Oct 02, 2018 7:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Announces New Intl/Domestic Flights for 2019
Replies: 133
Views: 18458

Re: AA Announces New Intl/Domestic Flights for 2019

With DFW gates bursting at the seams, I wonder how soon it will be until we see Terminal F plans. Or if AA will get creative and find ways to squeeze in more gates, spurs, sattelite terminals, or maybe a late night bank of arrivals and departures. Also curious to see which seasonal international fl...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Sat Sep 22, 2018 10:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

And the August numbers for CMH are out as part of the CRAA meeting agenda packet... to summarize: the good year continues. August '18 passengers 699,986 compared to 642,709 for August '17, YOY increase of 8.9% Total for the year '18, 5,389.991 compared to 5,034,246 for YTD '17, increase of 7.1% Air ...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Sun Sep 09, 2018 11:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

Considering that Ohio is about 49th in per capita state budget spending on public transportation— this will be one angry tax payer if money is found for airlines without addressing a much greater need. I'm sorry, but in my opinion it is a great idea to spend money on bringing new air service to Ohi...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Tue Sep 04, 2018 12:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

Now that SEA is secured, CRAA should make one more big push to persuade UA on SFO. I don't know what could really be holding them back at this point. Make the same offer that AS just got. CMH needs the route. That's the last big hole in the domestic map Other than that, all attention needs to turn ...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Thu Aug 30, 2018 6:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

Combing through the brochure PDF for the new CMH terminal plan, this got my attention about enhancing the current terminal until the 2030s: To achieve this, we will: •Maximize airline space allocations and add loading bridges to accommodate additional flights I'm curious to see what they mean by th...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Wed Aug 29, 2018 1:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

Happy for CMH & AS on new SEA service disappointed Delta did not pull the trigger on AMS but confirmes my opinion of Delta's lack of interest or commitment to CMH. I am by no means a DL fanboy, (AA Ex Plat actually) but I have to say DL obviously has significant interest in CMH. They have been ...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Sat Aug 25, 2018 8:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

Alaska tweeted that they will be adding new markets the next few weeks. Whether they mean new cities or routes between existing ones by that, I don't know. And the numbers for July are out in the prep packet for the CRAA's next board meeting. in summary, the growth continues at CMH! Spirit was 33,9...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Sat Aug 25, 2018 5:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

I definitely think that Spirt will eventually add destinations out of CMH. The writing was on the wall when they got the 2nd gate. However, I do not think they are going to go up against really established legacy service on routes like BOS, BWI, ATL or even LAX now. However, DFW may happen for conne...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Sat Aug 25, 2018 4:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

And the numbers for July are out in the prep packet for the CRAA's next board meeting. in summary, the growth continues at CMH! Overall growth in July was again 7.6% with 745,829 passengers. Total passengers for the year: 4,689.996 up 6.8%. By Airline growth was almost entirely positive: Air Canada ...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Tue Aug 14, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

F9's starting CMH-PBI 11/16/18. Good catch! I had not seen that. Did DL run some sort of PBI flight at one time way back? That's one of the few remaining Florida dots to connect, other than JAX. DL ran CMH-PBI seasonally for one winter just before the end of the focus city, so like 2007 or 2008. It...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Tue Aug 14, 2018 1:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

DeltaRules wrote:
F9's starting CMH-PBI 11/16/18.


Good catch! I had not seen that. Did DL run some sort of PBI flight at one time way back? That's one of the few remaining Florida dots to connect, other than JAX.

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Tue Aug 14, 2018 12:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

interesting stuff out of CVG. I like your idea, however I would suggest one other item or change-- a DIA(DEN)or new LGA style bridge between the headhouse/inner terminal and the outer terminal. The space could be utilized for additional shops; a food court; extra security lanes; or other flex space....

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Thu Jul 26, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

If CMH gets TATL, it'll be something like WW or FI to start. Right now, CMH is a steal as the largest market without TATL. Both reportedly visited Columbus and passed. This was sometime last year before they announced Cleveland and Cincinnati. Delta might be the only one who agrees with your thinki...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Thu Jul 26, 2018 6:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Fleet Updates - 2018
Replies: 764
Views: 130919

Re: AA Fleet Updates - 2018

The fleet plan adjustments announced today seem to make pretty good sense. It appears as though the deferrals of 50 A321NEOS to 2024 and beyond may line up more effectively with the planned retirement of the International 757s. By 2024, Airbus may even have the XLR(?) version of the 321 ready for cu...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Wed Jul 25, 2018 6:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL A321 and Omni 777 at Wright-Patterson AFB: Why?
Replies: 14
Views: 4337

Re: DL A321 and Omni 777 at Wright-Patterson AFB: Why?

Actually the 321 is there because of a partnership with OBAP (Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals) and Delta that take about 150 kids for an end of camp field trip, Delta has been doing this for many years. Here's an article, although from 2015 but same thing. https://news.delta.com/dream...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Mon Jul 23, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

**Important CMH Milestone**. From the agenda of next week's meeting: "With nearly 751,000 passengers traveling through John Glenn International, June was the busiest month in CMH’s history. June also marks the end of the busiest first six months ever at CMH. Passenger activity at Rickenbacker ...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Sat Jul 21, 2018 12:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

**Important CMH Milestone**. From the agenda of next week's meeting: "With nearly 751,000 passengers traveling through John Glenn International, June was the busiest month in CMH’s history. June also marks the end of the busiest first six months ever at CMH. Passenger activity at Rickenbacker i...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Mon Jul 09, 2018 4:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

CMH rumor mill question. Apparently the DL folks at CMH have shared that DL will be starting a SEA nonstop flight In addition to the return of SLC? This would seem very implausible to me, but odder things have happened in the world. Anyone else hear any truth to this? Would that maybe be a hint of ...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Mon Jul 09, 2018 2:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

CMH rumor mill question. Apparently the DL folks at CMH have shared that DL will be starting a SEA nonstop flight In addition to the return of SLC? This would seem very implausible to me, but odder things have happened in the world. Anyone else hear any truth to this? Would that maybe be a hint of a...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Fri Jul 06, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What were the specifics of American's 2011 order for 460 Airbus jets?
Replies: 28
Views: 7622

Re: What were the specifics of American's 2011 order for 460 Airbus jets?

Can someone break down the specifics of American's blockbuster deal back in '11 for the 460 Airbuses? If I am counting right, they've since firmed and taken delivery of 100 A321ceos and have 100 firm orders for A321neos to be delivered beginning 2019. That would be 200 planes. What are the other 26...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Thu Jul 05, 2018 1:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

^^ I agree I'd like to see G4 move to CMH with the completion of a new terminal. The current passenger/charter facility at LCK was built before operations were taken over by CRAA. I understand wanting to utilize the resource while they have it, but once its useful life has passed 10-15 years down t...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Wed Jul 04, 2018 8:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

Wouldn’t it be more cost effective to have (1) airport. . . Look at IND, they don’t have (1) airport for Fedex, and another for pax. . . In the case of LCK, it is really a very unique facility and has been the catalyst for an amazing amount of development in the area. It also offers rail connectivi...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Wed Jul 04, 2018 8:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Eagle's Future Discussion Thread
Replies: 542
Views: 109867

Re: American Eagle's plan for the future.

E145 N699AE is en route from ABI to MDT for transfer from Envoy to Piedmont. 48 x E145 on property now at Piedmont. First E145 indoc at the MDT maintenance base that I’m aware of. https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N699AE Makes me sad to see planes that I have a lot of time in being taken away fro...

Jump to post
by brooklynchris13
Tue Jul 03, 2018 2:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 171450

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

Two CMH-related notes: -I wouldn't post this if the person hadn't been so forthcoming with what they'd heard, but informed rumblings I picked up at the airport today are if a DL TATL flight happens, it'll be to AMS. They had no information as to whether it would actually happen, but it sounds like ...

Jump to post