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by atcsundevil
Thu Jun 10, 2021 1:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021
Replies: 273
Views: 42409

Re: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021

Anybody catch the Il-76 that left IAD yesterday for Prestwick?

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by atcsundevil
Wed Jun 09, 2021 3:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1422
Views: 280923

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

For a plane that size there would have to be capacity restrictions to DCA I would think. That runway would seem too short for a plane that size. It’s not just the runway, the taxiway system is not designed for Group IV aircraft with wingspan larger than a B757. That is to say, subject to pavement l...

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by atcsundevil
Sun May 30, 2021 9:39 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Website is over-moderated
Replies: 118
Views: 13461

Re: Website is over-moderated

That is not correct, I asked my original question once, then I replied to posts about it from different individuals including yourself. That is not ‘demanding’ anything, in fact it showed my own willingness to reply to questions myself it’s unfortunate you chose to interpret my motives in such a de...

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by atcsundevil
Sun May 30, 2021 11:39 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Website is over-moderated
Replies: 118
Views: 13461

Re: Website is over-moderated

I didn’t make any demands and I’ve been nothing but polite and respectful including thanking those who volunteered their age range that includes you I asked a simple question, replying was optional, revealing your age (which no one actually did) does not reveal your identity You asked four times be...

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by atcsundevil
Sun May 30, 2021 4:12 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Website is over-moderated
Replies: 118
Views: 13461

Re: Website is over-moderated

Because the average age of the moderators is what I’m interested in You have your answer — we'll just call it "mid 30s" on average. We really aren't interested in divulging personal information about ourselves, because frankly it's no one's business. Like you, we are entitled to a degree ...

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by atcsundevil
Sun May 30, 2021 4:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1422
Views: 280923

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

It is not slot controlled but it is Capacity controlled by the FAA during certain times of the day and during spring, summer, fall. Any airport is capacity controlled if it goes over the set Airport Arrival Rate based on current conditions, so that doesn't really mean anything. I work EWR arrivals ...

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by atcsundevil
Sat May 29, 2021 7:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trouble for Trump
Replies: 68
Views: 6125

Re: Trouble for Trump

Please keep flamebait out of the discussion, it isn't necessary and just drags the discussion off topic.

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by atcsundevil
Fri May 28, 2021 11:31 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Website is over-moderated
Replies: 118
Views: 13461

Re: Website is over-moderated

Grizzly410 wrote:
Isn't this discussion drifting heavily off topic ? :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

It is, but it seems we've been repeatedly challenged to prove that we aren't two children stacked on top of each other wearing a trenchcoat pretending to be adults.

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by atcsundevil
Fri May 28, 2021 3:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ASA 164 SEA to PDX delay today - 5/27/2021
Replies: 6
Views: 1178

Re: ASA 164 SEA to PDX delay today - 5/27/2021

My wife was on this flight today. They pushed off on time but then waited for 50 minutes before taking off. The captain came on and said the delay was due to construction at PDX and there was only 1 runway available. She said he sounded like he didn't believe this explanation but had to say it. It ...

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by atcsundevil
Fri May 28, 2021 3:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US ATC Impacts from Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 217
Views: 32761

Re: US ATC Impacts from Coronavirus Thread

It seems like it’ll be on an honor system Which is already working perfectly :banghead: They technically should already know who's been vaccinated and who hasn't based on the 48hr DQ, but right now it seems like there isn't much that can be done to force unvaccinated people to mask up. They do have...

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by atcsundevil
Fri May 28, 2021 3:37 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Website is over-moderated
Replies: 118
Views: 13461

Re: Website is over-moderated

I’m still interested in knowing the average of A.Net moderators, I would think that would be easy to find out, perhaps you could ask them Thank you and I look forward to your reply Respectfully, you are asking for information that is not readily available, yet have not explained why the information...

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by atcsundevil
Fri May 28, 2021 3:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1422
Views: 280923

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

EWR 500? I think EWR as a whole was at 650 departures pre pandemic, JetBlue and United are easily gonna bring that number back up to 575, Spirit, Delta, and American and were already well passed 650. Its certainly gonna be interesting to watch in terms of gates and slot allocations. If United moves...

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by atcsundevil
Wed May 26, 2021 1:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1422
Views: 280923

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

In the early days of COVID, the talk was a V shaped recovery in that it would ramp back just as fast as it ramped down. At this juncture, it's looking more like an funny U shape, in that it fell rapidly and after nearly 1 year of crap (bottom of U), it's ramping back extremely fast. That discussion...

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by atcsundevil
Wed May 26, 2021 12:39 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Website is over-moderated
Replies: 118
Views: 13461

Re: Website is over-moderated

We don't have the time to contact every user after a deletion. You should, that allows for transparency. Well until we get more moderators to volunteer or you invent a time machine, that's unlikely to happen. It isn't that we don't want to be transparent, it's that we're trying to do what we can wi...

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by atcsundevil
Wed May 26, 2021 1:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US ATC Impacts from Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 217
Views: 32761

Re: US ATC Impacts from Coronavirus Thread

Yes, let’s not forget that the federal government mandates vaccinations as a condition for employment in the military, and that mandate has been challenged and upheld in court. The tricky thing about any mandate regarding Covid vaccine is its current use under an EUA (emergency use authorization). ...

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by atcsundevil
Wed May 26, 2021 12:35 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Website is over-moderated
Replies: 118
Views: 13461

Re: Website is over-moderated

I imagine that there are moderation logs. You can tell when a moderator edits or deletes comments or an entire thread. For a site like this, there will several entries per day, but some transparency would be nice. If a thread is started without any issues, and it ruffles feathers, you should at lea...

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by atcsundevil
Tue May 25, 2021 2:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US ATC Impacts from Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 217
Views: 32761

Re: US ATC Impacts from Coronavirus Thread

Wouldn’t be surprised if a COVID vaccine requirement happens for controllers, it seems like closures due to COVID at this point are either avoidable or can be solved without closing the facility. But I don’t know FAA protocol or health guidance or cleaning standards so I can’t be too sure my point ...

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by atcsundevil
Tue May 25, 2021 12:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Belarus intercepts Ryanair flight from ATH to VNO
Replies: 261
Views: 26714

Re: Belarus intercepts Ryanair flight from ATH to VNO

Stay on topic. Off topic comments will be deleted and users may be warned or banned.

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by atcsundevil
Sat May 22, 2021 3:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: FAA downgrades Mexico’s Safety Rating to CAT 2
Replies: 36
Views: 8606

Re: FAA preparing to downgrade Mexico’s Air Safety Rating to CAT 2

But can US carriers add service? Yes, they can. It only impacts Mexican carriers. I’m thinking Mexico may be short of oversight staff due to COVID. There may be a business reason for this due to the growth of Mexican LCCs in the US, but I’m doubtful. They can, but I don't think they can carry a cod...

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by atcsundevil
Sat May 22, 2021 1:33 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: How do I delete my account & pictures
Replies: 1
Views: 364

Re: How do I delete my account & pictures

[email protected] with your request.
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ShanwickRadio wrote:
Title says it all, how can I delete my profile & pix, there's no option in Settings to do this...

Send an email to [email protected] with your request.

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by atcsundevil
Thu May 06, 2021 4:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021
Replies: 273
Views: 42409

Re: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021

Forgive me if I missed it, but any updates on the new Polaris Lounge at IAD? Just curious if work was slowed or halted due to covid. I think it was originally supposed to open sometime early next year, wasn't it? It was paused in May last year, but at the time called 'almost finished' or "reac...

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by atcsundevil
Wed May 05, 2021 9:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Baby born on SLC-HNL by mother who didn't know she was pregnant
Replies: 53
Views: 7206

Re: Baby born on SLC-HNL by mother who didn't know she was pregnant

Just a reminder that this is an aviation forum, not a medical forum. Please keep the posts primarily based on the aviation aspect of this story.

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by atcsundevil
Mon May 03, 2021 9:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lion Air creates Super Air Jet, a new airline
Replies: 61
Views: 8502

Re: Lion Air creates Super Air Jet, a new airline

This isn't a discussion on safety, it's a discussion of a rebrand. Please take safety related discussion to another more appropriate thread.

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by atcsundevil
Mon May 03, 2021 9:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021
Replies: 273
Views: 42409

Re: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021

There was a massive number of missed approaches at DCA the other day and unstable approaches. All sorts of heavy aircraft landing on 33. I think you mean large aircraft — DCA doesn't see any heavies! capitalflyer started a thread on it a couple of days ago https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic....

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by atcsundevil
Sun May 02, 2021 4:13 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Website is over-moderated
Replies: 118
Views: 13461

Re: Website is over-moderated

If you're not going to post something that's at least constructive, then please don't post. We're not going to have a discussion if users are just leveling baseless accusations.

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by atcsundevil
Sat May 01, 2021 11:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing aims to evenly spilt narrowbody aircraft market share
Replies: 234
Views: 20044

Re: Boeing aims to evenly spilt narrowbody aircraft market share

Please keep the thread on topic. There are a lot of personal attacks and personal comments. Please try to respect other users when posting.

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by atcsundevil
Sat May 01, 2021 6:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Much is Traffic Recovering?
Replies: 46
Views: 8376

Re: How Much is Traffic Recovering?

I picked up my cousin at MCO yesterday. He flew NK flight 841 from RIC to MCO. The aircraft was an A320. He said literally every seat was full. Packed. That got me to wondering how much traffic has picked up now that Covid vaccines have been widely disseminated in America. As an aside, we have many...

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by atcsundevil
Sat May 01, 2021 2:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: East Coast Wind Warnings/Advisories - Diversions, Effects, etc.
Replies: 30
Views: 4074

Re: East Coast Wind Warnings/Advisories - Diversions, Effects, etc.

My apologies at all, didn’t see winds that strong where I was, but MD/VA did get some winds. I do get frustrated by threads that make operations seem like a spectator sport, second guessing decisions, operations. You're right in that there are frequently threads here that are a bit overblown (no pu...

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by atcsundevil
Sat May 01, 2021 2:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 205
Views: 28560

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

We changed hands again about four years ago (maybe six months after the migration), and not long after, development to the site pretty much halted. I don't see that changing anytime soon. It's frustrating for all of us as well, but there's nothing we can do about it. Makes me wonder if anybody has ...

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by atcsundevil
Sat May 01, 2021 2:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: East Coast Wind Warnings/Advisories - Diversions, Effects, etc.
Replies: 30
Views: 4074

Re: East Coast Wind Warnings/Advisories - Diversions, Effects, etc.

It’s a windy day, big whoop. As a pilot, we’re trained to land on, guess what, windy days. Spring time brings windy days, which in the central plains of the US are called breezy days. Not really big whoop — IAD had a gust yesterday that hit 55kts. That's fairly significant no matter where you are. ...

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by atcsundevil
Sat May 01, 2021 1:42 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Are some countries banning crews depending on their recent air trips?
Replies: 15
Views: 3147

Re: Are some countries banning crews depending on their recent air trips?

As with other high caseload countries, they issued a 212(f), restricting entry into the US for foreign nationals who have been in India within the prior 14 days. Could you tell me how that is differs to the terminology I used, ie people from India ? In English, a US foreign national from India woul...

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by atcsundevil
Sat May 01, 2021 1:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1422
Views: 280923

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

Some of the posts in here are starting to get quite personal and borderline hostile. Let's take the tone down a few notches and just have a productive discussion please.

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by atcsundevil
Sat May 01, 2021 1:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021
Replies: 273
Views: 42409

Re: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021

Antonov 124 just landed on RWY 30! Wonder what she is carrying? A Globemaster (C-17) landed about 30 minutes or so ago as well. If you're talking about IAD, they see some real interesting metal fly in. I flew AMS-IAD and on final I spotted Gambias IL62 hanging out on the ramp. It was a great sight!...

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by atcsundevil
Sat May 01, 2021 1:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 205
Views: 28560

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

Don’t get me started on that. They made “improvements” to the T4 ticketing level. But it looks like they did it on a bare bones budget. White flooring with white walls. It reminds me of an insane asylum. I’ll have to take a picture when I am there next time. It looks bad in my opinion. The only col...

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by atcsundevil
Fri Apr 30, 2021 11:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021
Replies: 273
Views: 42409

Re: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021

The action has begun. Winds have picked up considerably. IAD using 30 for arrivals. Just watched a Brickyard with a rough landing at DCA using 1. Should have used 33! ANA 9652 went around. This is an odd flight number, what would this be? FR24 states it is 789. Also, Emirates 2543 from CPH landed a...

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by atcsundevil
Fri Apr 30, 2021 11:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 205
Views: 28560

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

It's still a pain in the ass regardless. It's an antiquated way of uploading images and actually got worse after the migration. It is. Unfortunately the platform the then developers chose (phpBB) isn't really conducive to posting images, but it's a solid and commonly used forum platform. They heavi...

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by atcsundevil
Fri Apr 30, 2021 11:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US ATC Impacts from Coronavirus Thread
Replies: 217
Views: 32761

Re: US ATC Impacts from Coronavirus Thread

DFW showing delays due to staffing. Anyone know if this is covid related? It's not listed as a covid impacted facility, but that doesn't mean that it isn't. It's possible that one or a few areas are short due to contact tracing. I don't have any particular insight, but I do know firsthand that cont...

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by atcsundevil
Fri Apr 30, 2021 1:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Columbus Police Shooting and Misinformation
Replies: 84
Views: 5231

Re: Columbus Police Shooting and Misinformation

Please keep the thread respectful and on topic. This isn't a discussion on elections or race relations in other countries or what politicians said about unrelated issues.

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by atcsundevil
Fri Apr 30, 2021 12:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 205
Views: 28560

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

Anyone have any updates to the new United Club? I know it was put on hold for a while, but since I'm assuming it's just a matter of furnishing the space, I can't imagine there's a huge amount of work to be done. I've heard a few rumors, but nothing seemed to be very definitive. Not an update so muc...

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by atcsundevil
Fri Apr 30, 2021 4:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 205
Views: 28560

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

All you need to do is upload them to Flickr or Imgur. Then copy the url as a .jpg and use the [img] code. Otherwise, you can just post the raw links. It's not as easy as it could/should be, but I went to ASU and even I can figure it out, so no PhD required. The site migration was nearly five years ...

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by atcsundevil
Thu Apr 29, 2021 4:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021
Replies: 273
Views: 42409

Re: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021

Forgive me if I missed it, but any updates on the new Polaris Lounge at IAD? Just curious if work was slowed or halted due to covid. I think it was originally supposed to open sometime early next year, wasn't it?

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by atcsundevil
Thu Apr 29, 2021 4:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 205
Views: 28560

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

Any images showing the progress of the new T4S? I've seen it at a glance from some YouTube trip reports but would love to see the progress from a still image. I have some pics but I lack the phd needed to upload pics to a.net since the last upgrade :banghead: All you need to do is upload them to Fl...

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by atcsundevil
Wed Apr 14, 2021 8:41 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Website is over-moderated
Replies: 118
Views: 13461

Re: Website is over-moderated

Why does it seem thats this place has flooded with pro AB fanboys, even some of the ones who are pilots, their post trickle with sarcasm, and others so bitter that their hometown airlines own Boeing a/c (you know, the lesser brand, the one that can only win orders by giving away free planes") ...

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by atcsundevil
Sun Apr 11, 2021 12:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 205
Views: 28560

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

You are correct... I think they just bought the AOC, but it is a new company. That's the fast track to your very own airline. I'm assuming they're the same airplanes too. 3 738s to start with another one coming online shortly. They're even going to fly with the "Casino Express" callsign. ...

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by atcsundevil
Sun Apr 11, 2021 12:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 4/21: Turbulence!
Replies: 235
Views: 34191

Re: Irish 4/21: Turbulence!

Please keep in mind that this is an *aviation* thread. Covid discussion related to aviation is fine here, but covid discussion as a public health topic should take place in Non Av. Off topic comments will be removed as such.

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by atcsundevil
Sun Apr 11, 2021 12:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 205
Views: 28560

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

IMHO as far as cargo goes GYR could play a big role at Amazon. There is room and Amazon has quite a few distribution facilities on the west side. They could eliminate some of the central Phoenix traffic hassle by coming from the west to buckeye road centers. It could also work for the LA line haul ...

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by atcsundevil
Fri Apr 09, 2021 7:02 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: Can't jump to latest post
Replies: 3
Views: 899

Re: Can't jump to latest post

FYI your recent software upgrade broke a highly useful feature. It deleted the "last post" option under the username of the latest poster in a thread, making reading updates in large threads a complete pain in the rear. Please fix this. It's working fine for me. Are you using the desktop ...

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by atcsundevil
Fri Apr 09, 2021 7:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 205
Views: 28560

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

I think the window for Gateway to play any large role in the Amazon network is closing quickly and will be closed in the next 3-5 years. Amazon is setting the valley operations to be pretty centralized along the 10 and PHX provides that access. With East Cargo actually being available for Cargo ope...

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by atcsundevil
Fri Apr 09, 2021 12:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 205
Views: 28560

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2021

It's the old Xtra Airways if I'm not mistaken. You are correct... I think they just bought the AOC, but it is a new company. That's the fast track to your very own airline. I'm assuming they're the same airplanes too. 3 738s to start with another one coming online shortly. They're even going to fly...

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by atcsundevil
Fri Apr 09, 2021 11:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1422
Views: 280923

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

Why can't United take this opportunity to work out a new lease with the MWAA to move at least some of it's operations into gates on the A/ B concourse. The place was a ghost town many times pre-pandemic. They could probably fit a good portion of their domestic operation into the A/B concourse witho...

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