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by Airlinerdude
Tue Sep 24, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The WestJet Thread
Replies: 139
Views: 18730

Re: The WestJet Thread

It all goes back to feeding the hub. The more passengers Delta can get transiting through SEA, the better off they will be. As Victoria is a prosperous city and a big gateway to Vancouver Island tourism, I was surprised they could not make it work with a regional jet. Not too many cities that sized...

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by Airlinerdude
Tue Sep 10, 2019 1:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay ending YVR-JFK service
Replies: 100
Views: 15997

Re: Cathay ending YVR-JFK service

If it has been losing money for years, which apparently it has, it is a head scratcher as to why they were still operating it. They have 3 x daily 77W service nonstop between JFK and HKG and 1 x daily A350 from EWR to HKG so the 1 stop flight via YVR made no sense. The additional frequencies betwee...

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by Airlinerdude
Fri Aug 16, 2019 2:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada A220 launch - Interior Picture and New routes
Replies: 128
Views: 21842

Re: Air Canada A220 launch - Interior Picture and New routes

-Half or about 7 frames by year's end will be directly replacing E90s. So that leaves room for about 4 more transcon length route announcements. I would imagine YUL-SAN will be Besides the ones already discussed in an earlier thread, recently it was mentioned that YYZ-YCD might be converted over to...

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by Airlinerdude
Wed Aug 14, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada A220 launch - Interior Picture and New routes
Replies: 128
Views: 21842

Re: Air Canada A220 launch - Interior Picture and New routes

While the last few EISs have been smooth, they have not been on time. Looking at the fleet plan, it appears they are not expecting the A220 to be on the property until early Jan, 2020. Remember there is still a lot to be completed after Airbus is done until delivery. Pilots have not yet been select...

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by Airlinerdude
Wed Aug 14, 2019 5:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada A220 launch - Interior Picture and New routes
Replies: 128
Views: 21842

Re: Air Canada A220 launch - Interior Picture and New routes

No. The inaugural for the type at AC is on May 04, 2020 as stated. YUL SEA YUL and YYZ SJC YYZ. The old school thought of keeping them close to home was not used for the last couple of inaugural’s. In fact the MAX was about the smoothest entry into service AC had ever experienced. They seem to have...

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by Airlinerdude
Tue Aug 13, 2019 4:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The WestJet Thread
Replies: 139
Views: 18730

Re: The WestJet Thread

My WestJet Link predictions is as follows. Look for the Link product to be selectively rolled out across the country, beginning with Western Canada. Since Pacific Coastal Airlines, their Link subcontractor, is based in Vancouver, and WJ has a significant YVR hub, I think we'll see a natural progres...

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by Airlinerdude
Wed Aug 07, 2019 1:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA’s cash position
Replies: 29
Views: 6534

Re: UA’s cash position

What you're talking about is the simple accounting entry for how share repurchases work on the balance sheet, the impact on cash and stockholders equity. This is purely accounting. The way the market values a company's equity generally does not match the company's book value of equity. For sharehol...

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by Airlinerdude
Wed Aug 07, 2019 12:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA to YYZ -- Why the Decline
Replies: 33
Views: 8603

Re: BA to YYZ -- Why the Decline

Core economy traffic between the UK and Canada has been in general decline for thirty years ! The heydays were the seventies and early eighties with dozens of VFR flights the Toronto from just about every paved 7500’ + runway.here. Was there ever a non-stop to YYZ from BFS? Zoom Airlines (Z4) used ...

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by Airlinerdude
Tue Jul 30, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC A330 Fleet News and Updates Discussion Thread
Replies: 370
Views: 99713

Re: AC A330 Fleet News and Updates Discussion Thread

doogan wrote:
atdb.aero shows 4 additional 330's joining the AC fleet for a total of 16. I don't have full access so I don't see any more details.


AC’s Q2 MD&A says a total of 15 A330s by December 31, 2020.

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by Airlinerdude
Thu Jul 25, 2019 1:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Q2 Results Miss Pre-737MAX Grounding Expectations by a Wide Margin
Replies: 18
Views: 3663

Re: Boeing Q2 Results Miss Pre-737MAX Grounding Expectations by a Wide Margin

We are continuing to produce at 42 aircraft per month and we will continue to evaluate potential future reductions in the production rate, including a temporary shutdown in 737 production. Interesting note in the financials regarding the 737 program. Seems like a smart idea to slow down production ...

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by Airlinerdude
Sat Jul 20, 2019 2:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unverified: Fiji Airways skips 737 MAX quality inspections.
Replies: 118
Views: 19514

Re: Unverified: Fiji Airways skips 737 MAX quality inspections.

He can do whatever he wants... until Boeing and/or Fiji hit him with a libel lawsuit. He has some protected ways to disclose this; he decided to ignore them and instead blow in public and refuses to do any rebuttal. Yes, it's MY opinion. I am entitled to it, and you have no right to just brush it a...

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by Airlinerdude
Fri Jul 19, 2019 2:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA’s cash position
Replies: 29
Views: 6534

Re: UA’s cash position

Because they own the stock. When the airline buys your stock they pay you for it. ummmm no.....they are buying outstanding shares which raise the price. Well technically he’s right, for the investors that UAL repurchases the shares from. Those investors get cash in exchange for their shares. What y...

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by Airlinerdude
Thu Jul 11, 2019 4:52 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Will Turkish Airlines launch flights to Dallas/Fort Worth in the near future?
Replies: 38
Views: 3616

Re: Will Turkish Airlines launch flights to Dallas/Fort Worth in the near future?

It's more likely TK is adding IST-YVR next because Canadian Air Transport gave TK 3X weekly to fly to YVR from IST. TK gets to start YVR before EK? What's the reasoning for this... AC giving the ok? The Canada/UAE bilateral only allows 7x weekly frequencies to all of Canada for both EY and EK to sp...

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by Airlinerdude
Thu Jul 11, 2019 4:20 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Will Turkish Airlines launch flights to Dallas/Fort Worth in the near future?
Replies: 38
Views: 3616

Re: Will Turkish Airlines launch flights to Dallas/Fort Worth in the near future?

YYZORD wrote:
It's more likely TK is adding IST-YVR next because Canadian Air Transport gave TK 3X weekly to fly to YVR from IST.


TK gets to start YVR before EK? What's the reasoning for this... AC giving the ok?

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by Airlinerdude
Fri Jul 05, 2019 4:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates renegotiating 777X order
Replies: 759
Views: 139420

Re: Emirates renegotiating 777X order

Not more than 6 months ago it was cited here that EK would probably be ordering more 777Xs with the cancellation of the A380s... How times have changed? Emirates is considering at least 20 of the 777X planes while weighing the cancellation of an existing deal for 40 Boeing 787 Dreamliners, said the ...

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by Airlinerdude
Thu Jun 27, 2019 5:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS To Scale Down BLI to Just SEA, Ends Hawaii
Replies: 20
Views: 7561

Re: AS To Scale Down BLI to Just SEA, Ends Hawaii

I wasn't watching fares this past winter, but I'd suspect that the increased capacity from AC on Canada to Hawaii routes probably put some downward pressure on prices this past winter. AC launched YVR-LIH, and increased capacity on YVR-HNL/OGG with double daily 7M8s, replacing RV 763s from the previ...

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by Airlinerdude
Sun May 19, 2019 5:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed: Air Canada to buy Air Transat
Replies: 323
Views: 57457

Re: Air Canada in exclusive talks to buy Air Transat

I'd be very surprised if this deal was approved by the competition bureau without significant concessions regarding pricing and marketshare. Alternatively, I could see this deal falling through and then Sunwing/TUI throwing in a bid. A WG/TS would be an interesting combination and would benefit from...

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by Airlinerdude
Sun May 19, 2019 4:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Greater Seattle Airport
Replies: 111
Views: 11915

Re: New Greater Seattle Airport

As for the main subject, I look forward to this airport opening in 2075. BLI is a lot closer, and there's even Olympia Airport to the south that's closer. OLM really needs to be looked at for regional service. A terminal similar to what we've got up at PAE now would be very popular and OLM would se...

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by Airlinerdude
Mon May 13, 2019 4:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates announces -69% drop in net profits
Replies: 136
Views: 28219

Re: Emirates announces -69% drop in net profits

EK COO resigns because of the dismal results. https://www.apnews.com/493215748d32451f8bd4c934532b178e I don't think the dismal results were necessarily the entire reason TA left. As quoted from a reuter's article: The spokeswoman declined to comment when asked why Antinori resigned and when it was ...

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by Airlinerdude
Thu Apr 25, 2019 1:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WestJet London Announcement April 23
Replies: 27
Views: 11158

Re: WestJet London Announcement April 23

There's no announcement, it's just the start of the marketing campaign for their new year round Calgary - London route. They placed the phone boot on a busy downtown street in Calgary and for now they only posted a time lapse video with people walking by on their socials. ttps://twitter.com/WestJet...

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by Airlinerdude
Tue Apr 23, 2019 6:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC A330 Fleet News and Updates Discussion Thread
Replies: 370
Views: 99713

Re: Air Canada will add 4 more A330-300s in 2019

Given that the 333 has a narrower fuselage than the 787/777, will they still use a 1-2-1 configuration in J for their Super Diamond? How would they achieve it? By making the seats narrower or the aisles? I believe Virgin Australia also uses the Super Diamond seat for their J product on the 330. It ...

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by Airlinerdude
Sat Apr 20, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bad luck for AC's passengers out of GVA
Replies: 29
Views: 9223

Re: Bad luck for AC's passengers out of GVA

Luckily it happend in Switzerland and not in Canada, so pax are covered with full EU rights. Free accommodation and meals, compensation etc.! Not too bad to stay an extra night in such a beautiful city like GVA, all expanses paid for and receiving 600EUR on top for flying the next day. Why would pa...

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by Airlinerdude
Sat Apr 20, 2019 3:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Package of new/used A380's pitched to BA was uncompetitive: Cruz
Replies: 173
Views: 30995

Re: Package of new/used A380's pitched to BA was uncompetitive: Cruz

I think in the long run, we'll likely see BA reallocate their 380s to the most slot restricted routes, like the aforementioned JFK route. Meanwhile, transport links in the London area will make each under-utilized London airport that much more accessible to the wider catchment area, lessening the d...

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by Airlinerdude
Sat Apr 20, 2019 2:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Package of new/used A380's pitched to BA was uncompetitive: Cruz
Replies: 173
Views: 30995

Re: Package of new/used A380's pitched to BA was uncompetitive: Cruz

Thanks BA777FO, that was a really detailed post. When it comes down to the economics of the decision, the other fact of the matter is that LHR is not the sole gateway to London. There's four other airports, two of which (LGW and STN) still have a fair amount of capacity to offer to long haul airline...

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by Airlinerdude
Fri Apr 19, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines 737 MAX Future - Bright or Bleak?
Replies: 76
Views: 9520

Re: Alaska Airlines 737 MAX Future - Bright or Bleak?

AS also has an order for 30 A320NEO that are scheduled to start delivery in 2020. While these were originally ordered by VX and AS is expected to cancel them, if the MAX problems continue more A320s could be in AS future. When does this decision have to be made? We're already through Q1 2019, I wou...

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by Airlinerdude
Thu Apr 18, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Angola seeking US FAA CAT 1 rating to enable TAAG to start US services
Replies: 24
Views: 3251

Re: Angola seeking US FAA CAT 1 rating to enable TAAG to start US services

That's exciting for Angola. What's the O&D demand like between Angola and the United States?

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by Airlinerdude
Thu Apr 18, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hainan 2x weekly Xi'An (XIY) to Los Angeles (LAX), how is secondary China profitable!?
Replies: 20
Views: 2617

Re: Hainan 2x weekly Xi'An (XIY) to Los Angeles (LAX), how is secondary China profitable!?

Profitable or not - I would‘t call Xi‘an necessarily secondary with over 4 million inhabitants. Wikipedia lists Xi'an as one of China's 'Tier II' cities, hence my implied distinction as such. Tier I cities include Beijing, Guangzhou, Shanghai, Shenzhen, and Tianjin; Tier II cities include Changchun...

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by Airlinerdude
Thu Apr 18, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hainan 2x weekly Xi'An (XIY) to Los Angeles (LAX), how is secondary China profitable!?
Replies: 20
Views: 2617

Re: Hainan 2x weekly Xi'An (XIY) to Los Angeles (LAX), how is secondary China profitable!?

While we don't have any empirical evidence to say one way or another, these secondary routes are likely not profitable. Chinese airlines enjoy fairly transparent subsidies to launch and maintain these routes on the mandate of China's aviation agenda. Chinese regulators limit competition on domestic ...

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by Airlinerdude
Thu Apr 11, 2019 1:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK and London
Replies: 65
Views: 10297

Re: EK and London

Emirates had actually planned a fourth daily LGW before STN ever came to fruition. The times emulated EK's LHR 29/30 service which usually caters to more local O&D traffic and incidentally was the last of EK's LHR services to be upgraded to the 380. EK023 DXB0950 – 1430LGW 77W D EK024 LGW1650 – ...

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by Airlinerdude
Wed Apr 10, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: YVR-NYC Underserved?
Replies: 25
Views: 4420

Re: YVR-NYC Underserved?

Both UA and DL also serve this route seasonally from EWR and JFK respectively. I would expect to see both of these airlines go year-round before WS enters this market. The biggest reason for the lack of non-stop flights is because of the numerous connection opportunities. In addition to that, if you...

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by Airlinerdude
Fri Mar 29, 2019 6:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight Attendants are Selling Their Seniority
Replies: 195
Views: 22000

Re: Flight Attendants are Selling Their Seniority

Don't think that this issue is limited to just the cabin crew, this also happens with within the pilot body at certain airlines too. My input is that this really depends on the intent of the parties in this situation. If the more senior CC is booking certain high value trips with the intent to sell ...

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by Airlinerdude
Sun Mar 17, 2019 7:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What MAX Ban Means For Air Canada TATL
Replies: 108
Views: 20245

Re: What MAX Ban Means For Air Canada TATL

There will be lots of fun changes to watch over the next few days. Interestingly I was looking at AC's YVR-YYC route on Sunday. Cumulatively the route is oversold by a significant number of seats because of the downguage to Q400s on two of the flights, however you can still purchase J seats if you ...

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by Airlinerdude
Fri Mar 15, 2019 5:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What MAX Ban Means For Air Canada TATL
Replies: 108
Views: 20245

Re: What MAX Ban Means For Air Canada TATL

Looking at AC’s online schedule for next week, it seems like YUL is taking the biggest hit, followed by YVR, YYC, YHZ and YYT. YOW, YWG and YEG are relatively unchanged...no doubt due to few MAX movements scheduled into those stations. In fact, YOW even appears to be up slightly. YOW’s connection r...

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by Airlinerdude
Thu Mar 14, 2019 12:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What MAX Ban Means For Air Canada TATL
Replies: 108
Views: 20245

Re: What MAX Ban Means For Air Canada TATL

But the Rouge aircraft are most certainly at their disposal for use. I'm sure they will be! No hard feelings either, I just happen to be in one of the professions you mentioned earlier, so I generally prefer to educate about the legal way to look at this situation, rather than the colloquial way. L...

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by Airlinerdude
Wed Mar 13, 2019 11:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What MAX Ban Means For Air Canada TATL
Replies: 108
Views: 20245

Re: What MAX Ban Means For Air Canada TATL

Whereas Rouge is just another Air Canada flight being operated by Air Canada employees, handled by Air Canada employees and controlled by Air Canada. The only difference operationally and internally is what is painted on the tail and what napkins are on the dinner trays. Externally, it may look lik...

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by Airlinerdude
Wed Mar 13, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What MAX Ban Means For Air Canada TATL
Replies: 108
Views: 20245

Re: What MAX Ban Means For Air Canada TATL

Point was that there is a dichotomy between AC and RV. AC pilots don't fly RV planes and vice versa. So you'll have crewing challenges if you start throwing a bunch of extra sectors at RV without the crews to support the large uptick in flying. No more so than subbing by using any other aircraft ty...

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by Airlinerdude
Wed Mar 13, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What MAX Ban Means For Air Canada TATL
Replies: 108
Views: 20245

Re: What MAX Ban Means For Air Canada TATL

Rouge is operated and controlled by Air Canada. It would be no more difficult to sub a flight using a Rouge aircraft than it would be to use a mainline A320. It's all Air Canada. Point was that there is a dichotomy between AC and RV. AC pilots don't fly RV planes and vice versa. So you'll have crew...

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by Airlinerdude
Wed Mar 13, 2019 9:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2019 Post Grounding 737 MAX Storage, Production and Modification
Replies: 23
Views: 4155

Re: 2019 Post Grounding 737 MAX Storage, Production and Modification

keesje wrote:

Boeing 737 is currently producting 52 a month, so many. And the Renton platform will fill up quickly, if they can't be ferried.


Could they not be ferried as 'experimental' aircraft? Evidently the aircraft are flown around for test flying before they're ever certified by the FAA.

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by Airlinerdude
Wed Mar 13, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What MAX Ban Means For Air Canada TATL
Replies: 108
Views: 20245

Re: What MAX Ban Means For Air Canada TATL

The narrow body fleet has gone from 143 aircraft to 119 aircraft. Not insignificant, but also, not 25%. That's an interesting spin. The AC NB fleet just dropped from 112 to 88 excluding Jetz - a 21% drop. RV is a subsidiary of AC, has their own crew and their own flying program to deal with. I have...

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by Airlinerdude
Wed Mar 13, 2019 3:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q1 2019
Replies: 6476
Views: 720023

Re: Should airline regulators consider grounding B737 MAX series

Condolences to friends and family who lost loved ones in this crash. Whether these aircraft should be grounded really comes down to your own tolerance for risk. Personally, looking at the fact that two 7M8s fell from the sky in eerily similar circumstances in just six months, does make me question t...

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by Airlinerdude
Fri Mar 01, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAA pilot fired for faking ATP for over 20 years
Replies: 50
Views: 9886

Re: SAA pilot fired for faking ATP for over 20 years

It is not fraud if the FO did not assert that he had an ATPL. Fraud (outside of securities law) requires a positive action meant to deceive. When did the FO do that? He held an FO job. The blame here is SAA HR, not the FO. Is it fraud to drive your car if you forgot your driver's license? No. It's ...

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by Airlinerdude
Mon Feb 18, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Transat A330s Retirement
Replies: 28
Views: 6702

Re: Transat A330s Retirement

As their 333s are near or past their 25 year mark, what can we see Air Transat replace them with? They have about 10/11 A332 and 4 A333 on top of their 321s replacing 310s. According to the Transat group's 2018 MD&A: The Airbus A321neo LR will gradually integrate our fleet starting in spring 20...

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by Airlinerdude
Mon Feb 18, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Reports Q4 and 2018 Year-End Net Income
Replies: 19
Views: 3946

Re: Air Canada Reports Q4 and 2018 Year-End Net Income

I suspect the 2017 numbers are inflated due to the sale-and-leaseback of some 787s. That, and there was a recognition of an income tax recovery of $743m that brought up AC's NI before tax from $1,286m to $2,029 after tax. EBITDAR is a metric more understandable to higher end managers and investors....

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by Airlinerdude
Tue Feb 12, 2019 11:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviation Analyst: QR Announces A380 To Be Retired After 10 Years; 777X Will Be Initial Replacement
Replies: 53
Views: 14941

Re: QR Announces A380 To Be Retired After 10 Years; 777X Will Be Initial Replacement

This might also be an easy negotiating tactic with lessors to negotiate down future lease prices of the aircraft.

Look at the AF example, originally 5 were 'supposed' to leave, now that number is down to 3.

Remember, it's all down to economics.

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by Airlinerdude
Mon Feb 11, 2019 5:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WESTJET B-787 C-GUDH what is it doing?
Replies: 24
Views: 6716

Re: WESTJET B-787 C-GUDH what is it doing?

Interesting, delivered on 17th January and scheduled into service on the 20th of February. That makes 34 days of being a hangar queen and a fancy airport ornament. Definitely something wrong with that picture and probably a record of sorts for entry into service.There can be absolutely no compariso...

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by Airlinerdude
Sat Feb 09, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Arabian Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 381
Views: 42801

Re: Arabian Aviation Thread - 2019

Christoph Mueller resigns from Emirates Emirates Airline chief digital and transformation officer Christoph Mueller has resigned from the airline and plans to return to Europe, the group said Feb. 7. The Dubai-based company sent an internal memo to senior management announcing his decision. “Since ...

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by Airlinerdude
Tue Feb 05, 2019 6:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates considering order changes - Airbus A380 for A330/A350 confirmed, Boeing 787 for 777-9 still possible
Replies: 879
Views: 139163

Re: Emirates is exploring switching the Airbus A380 to A350

The 'widely accepted' breakeven LF's seems a bit economic with the truth, given the difference in the number of non-Y seats on these two models (assuming both V1). Using the latest reported financials, if the LF / breakeven calculation treats every seat as Y, you can get close to the not top secret...

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by Airlinerdude
Sun Feb 03, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates considering order changes - Airbus A380 for A330/A350 confirmed, Boeing 787 for 777-9 still possible
Replies: 879
Views: 139163

Re: Emirates is exploring switching the Airbus A380 to A350

And they know exactly jack s**t because the plane hasn't flown yet. Boeing, at best, is providing certain data modeling sets. Nothing more. Proof will be in that pudding and not in your asking us to take two leaps of faith: 1) that you think you know someone, and 2) that person or persons know anyt...

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by Airlinerdude
Sun Feb 03, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates considering order changes - Airbus A380 for A330/A350 confirmed, Boeing 787 for 777-9 still possible
Replies: 879
Views: 139163

Re: Emirates is exploring switching the Airbus A380 to A350

Please provide evidence that Boeing is having trouble meeting the promised performance specifications to EK for the 777X. Have a great day, So you're already spreading 77X performance target FUD before the plane has flown? What's your source beyond wishful thinking? I have very reliable contacts on...

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by Airlinerdude
Sun Feb 03, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates considering order changes - Airbus A380 for A330/A350 confirmed, Boeing 787 for 777-9 still possible
Replies: 879
Views: 139163

Re: Emirates is exploring switching the Airbus A380 to A350

It seems as getting the A350 in may result in scrapping the 787s and ordering 777Xs Emirates weighs a new Boeing 777X order in fleet shake-up Emirates is weighing a fresh order for Boeing’s big 777X twin-aisle plane as part of a complex series of transactions that would remake its fleet plans and l...

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