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by crj900lr
Sat Sep 05, 2020 1:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airways B1900 from CLT
Replies: 49
Views: 6467

Re: US Airways B1900 from CLT

When did ZV take over? I've got an August '99 North American OAG, and all I see are CC Air J31s to AHN / AGS / CSG / GSO / PGV / GSP / HKY / HTS / ISO / LWB / LEX / LYH / SOP / RWI There isn't a single BE1 flight out of CLT that I can find. CC Air also had some DASH-8 flights out of CLT, I believe ...

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by crj900lr
Fri Sep 04, 2020 1:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airways B1900 from CLT
Replies: 49
Views: 6467

Re: US Airways B1900 from CLT

Viajero wrote:
A bit off topic, but on the subject of Air Midwest..Where did they fly out of DFW?



Hot Springs
Jonesboro
And before the flight got to Jonesboro it stopped somewhere else but I cant remember the city.

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by crj900lr
Wed Sep 02, 2020 1:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airways B1900 from CLT
Replies: 49
Views: 6467

Re: US Airways B1900 from CLT

The little hub that ZV had down in CLT was short lived. I believe they did that LWB, BFL and whatever that third city in that trip was once a day also. They flew the B1900 on Charlotte-Lewisburg, WV-Bakersfield, CA? I assume you mean Bluefield, WV whose code if BLF. I'm not sure of the third city b...

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by crj900lr
Mon Aug 31, 2020 1:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airways B1900 from CLT
Replies: 49
Views: 6467

Re: US Airways B1900 from CLT

The little hub that ZV had down in CLT was short lived. I believe they did that LWB, BFL and whatever that third city in that trip was once a day also.

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by crj900lr
Fri Aug 28, 2020 1:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA outsouring some corporate positions to India
Replies: 124
Views: 15979

Re: UA outsouring some corporate positions to India

this has been going on since 2014. Gotta find cheap labor to accomplish tasks that can be done in the US. I think the difference here is that they are laying off the workers here, then hiring replacements in Gurgaon, and all the while lobbying for an extension of CARES Act funding. No way should th...

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by crj900lr
Wed Aug 12, 2020 12:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mesa Air Group to operate 737s for DHL
Replies: 42
Views: 7727

Re: Mesa Air Group to operate 737s for DHL

we had a tread on e-jets fright conversion 6 months ago: https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1440213 Embraer announced a couple of weeks ago a freight conversion kit for E-175s: https://www.google.ca/?client=safari&channel=iphone_bm Could it be that Mesa starts flying cargo with its...

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by crj900lr
Tue Jun 30, 2020 11:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CARES Act Aid Extension for Airlines
Replies: 86
Views: 12563

Re: CARES Act Aid Extension for Airlines

My belief is that we will look back at these summer 2020 days as the 'best of times' with respect to the arch of this pandemic and its ramifications. 50% or more of the members of this forum will have lost their job, their house, their health insurance, their retirement plan, or all the above, by s...

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by crj900lr
Fri Jun 19, 2020 1:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 851
Views: 79041

Re: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2020

Also looks like a nice push by B6 into PHL. Been waiting for SJU for a while now but even MORE Florida routes. It's getting dizzy keeping track.. PHL-MCO, PBI 2x PHL-TPA, SJU, RSW 1x http://blueir.investproductions.com/investor-relations/press-releases/2020/06-18-2020-143034427 It's crazy to think ...

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by crj900lr
Sun Jun 07, 2020 2:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 1943
Views: 242953

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2020

PHL was 43% and DCA was 41% for today. Think it was maybe 20 something flights for PHL and 55-60 for DCA my sources are telling me.

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by crj900lr
Sun Jun 07, 2020 2:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 1943
Views: 242953

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2020

Would be curious to see if somebody gets info like what's posted RE: DFW/ORD/CLT on the PHL/DCA loads - I wouldn't be surprised to see them in the 50's or lower.




Sunday PHL is showing 55% and DCA 41%. This is both Mainline and Regional combined.

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by crj900lr
Mon May 11, 2020 2:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Could TK 981 have been saved like UAL 232
Replies: 61
Views: 11469

Re: Could TK 981 have been saved like UAL 232

In regards to UA 232, it seems like the deadheading DC-10 instructor pilot who was enlisted to run the throttles was a big factor in helping the flying crew get the aircraft to the airport. Denny Fitch was the ONLY factor. He was the pilot flying. I thought he was along for the ride in the cabin an...

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by crj900lr
Fri May 01, 2020 12:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Reports First-Quarter 2020 Financial Results
Replies: 67
Views: 9499

Re: AA Reports First-Quarter 2020 Financial Results

On the SOTA Parker pledged a goal of no non management furloughs, but there will be significant management furloughs in the coming months. They can't legally lay off any management (or anyone period) until October 1st (5 months from tomorrow). Oh yes they can. One management isnt protected and the ...

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by crj900lr
Sat Apr 25, 2020 1:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 65
Views: 6157

Re: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

RSW closed down terminal C effective yesterday. United moved to B and Delta to D You sure? I just got this off of the airport web site and it still shows them using C DL 462 Atlanta 9:22pm C4 Now 9:30P DL 1208 Minneapolis 10:06pm C2 On Time DL 463 Atlanta 11:02pm C6 On Time OK cancel that. You woul...

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by crj900lr
Sat Apr 25, 2020 1:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 65
Views: 6157

Re: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

krsw757 wrote:
RSW closed down terminal C effective yesterday. United moved to B and Delta to D



You sure? I just got this off of the airport web site and it still shows them using C

DL 462
Atlanta
9:22pm
C4
Now 9:30P

DL 1208
Minneapolis
10:06pm
C2
On Time

DL 463
Atlanta
11:02pm
C6
On Time

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by crj900lr
Sat Apr 25, 2020 1:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ravn Alaska closing its doors?
Replies: 160
Views: 23198

Re: Ravn Alaska closing its doors?

It would seem to me that if ever there was a community that required essential air service it would be Dutch Harbor. Dutch harbor doesn’t need essential air service. It made enough money that Alaska airlines was purchasing 100 seats a day each way from Penair. It’s a huge market. In fact it’s the h...

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by crj900lr
Sat Apr 18, 2020 12:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Regional Airlines after Coronavirus
Replies: 54
Views: 8977

Re: US Regional Airlines after Coronavirus

I think it’s pretty far fetched to see Mesa getting any additional flying from AA, their likely to lose half of their capacity agreement next year. Does anyone actually think AA is a fan of Mesa?! They’ve pulled all 6 of 6 airplanes per the contract. I doubt Mesa will be renewed honestly... Parker ...

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by crj900lr
Sat Apr 11, 2020 1:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta plans to emerge a "smaller" carrier
Replies: 2164
Views: 380847

Re: Delta plans to emerge a "smaller" carrier

So if a Delta employee takes a leave of absence, they can sign up for Unemployment? Depends on what each states unemployment benefits are rules wise. Each state is different. I doubt DL would contest it, considering the situation, so it would be up to the state to ok it and give out the cash to the...

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by crj900lr
Mon Apr 06, 2020 1:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Compass Airlines Shutting Down
Replies: 59
Views: 12674

Re: Compass Airlines Shutting Down

436 miles left on the TUL to LAX flight at this time

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by crj900lr
Fri Apr 03, 2020 1:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Eagle News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 998
Views: 176018

Re: American Eagle News and Discussion Thread

Oh I know. They are along with any of our 900s are just nice to fly vs our 200. Don’t have to worry about our 200s anymore! Are the -200s just stored or are they finished? I believe they are finished, unless the plans have changed recently, as the plan was to retire them in favor of the 700's and 9...

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by crj900lr
Sat Mar 28, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Eagle News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 998
Views: 176018

Re: American Eagle News and Discussion Thread

PHL has Republic, Piedmont, PSA and a few envoy flights. Minus the Republic flights they have about 165 flights a day with the remaining 3, of that about 65-70 flights are canceled daily since this virus thing. How many Republic flights are canceled daily i would have no idea.

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by crj900lr
Sat Mar 21, 2020 1:08 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Will coronavirus trigger new round of mergers?
Replies: 19
Views: 2663

Re: Will coronavirus trigger new round of mergers?

Yep, look for NK and F9 to merge along with B6 and WN (here comes the Airbus to WN) and maybe AS and HA.

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by crj900lr
Sat Mar 21, 2020 1:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta plans to emerge a "smaller" carrier
Replies: 2164
Views: 380847

Re: Delta plans to emerge a "smaller" carrier

Delta has "Hubs at ATL, DTW, MSP, SLC. and now SEA. Other than ATL does anybody notice something wrong? Where ARE hubs along the southern tier or in the West? why not a Texas or Southwestern Hub? American Has PHX, in the Southwest Nobody really owns LAX as a hub So? Where would they spread the...

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by crj900lr
Fri Feb 07, 2020 3:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Eagle News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 998
Views: 176018

Re: Envoy Reactivating ERJ-140

I think it would make sense for PDT to have some E140s on hand, even as operational spares, or for use in some of those east coast markets which have reduced runway lengths. PDT can't crew what they have and are shrinking which is why envoy has nine airplanes in CLT again this month flying their ro...

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by crj900lr
Sun Jan 19, 2020 3:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 851
Views: 79041

Re: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2020

PHL wishlist: People mover (can't come soon enough), Larger Immigration hall, New Rental Car garage, more space for moving in general, new commuter terminal and international terminal. The F terminal needs a serious upgrade. It was fine back when it opened because of the aircraft that were using it...

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by crj900lr
Sun Jan 05, 2020 2:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Eagle News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 998
Views: 176018

Re: American Eagle News and Discussion Thread

how many cr2 remain at psa? it appears that many aircraft are not in service They are removing them and most of the routes are being replaced with CR7's/CR9's or Piedmont is picking them up with the 145's. All depends on how AA does the flight scheduling. The CR2's days are numbered at PSA, what wa...

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by crj900lr
Sun Dec 29, 2019 2:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lafayette, LA: 5 killed in Crash
Replies: 50
Views: 10421

Re: Lafayette, LA: 5 killed in Crash

smokeybandit wrote:
For any NCAA football fans, one of the victims is the daughter of LSU's offensive coordinator.



Thought it was the daughter-in-law of the LSU OC

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by crj900lr
Sat Dec 07, 2019 2:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Leadership Recognizes Widening Gap Between Itself, Delta - article
Replies: 232
Views: 38424

Re: AA Leadership Recognizes Widening Gap Between Itself, Delta - article

How about Stephen Wolf and Rakesh Gangwal, Go back to those old US Airways days. Not like it would be any worse.

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by crj900lr
Tue Nov 26, 2019 2:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chances of MDT Growing or Adding WN?
Replies: 30
Views: 3603

Re: Chances of MDT Growing or Adding WN?

Only time you will see WN in MDT is if its for the charter flights to MCO on select Sundays or possibly a sports/military charter

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by crj900lr
Mon Aug 19, 2019 1:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why did DL 122, BOS-EDI, just divert to PWM? (First DL 757 at PWM since 1996)
Replies: 20
Views: 6052

Re: Why did DL 122, BOS-EDI, just divert to PWM? (First DL 757 at PWM since 1996)

Speaking of DL 757's, looks like they just wrecked one during a hard landing in Portugal, some nice creases in that metal.

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by crj900lr
Sun Jul 21, 2019 1:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The future of the Essential Air Service
Replies: 53
Views: 7578

Re: The future of the Essential Air Service

I think the future of EAS is quite secure. LNS in less than 70 miles from PHL, and of course MDT is just 30 minutes down the road. We have EAS service BWI, 2 per day, And PIT, 3 per day. An average of about 1 or 2 passengers per flight. The local Congressman is a big anti waste spending guy. Except...

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by crj900lr
Sat Jul 20, 2019 2:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unverified: Fiji Airways skips 737 MAX quality inspections.
Replies: 118
Views: 21630

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

I doubt any of this is true. Anyone with a slight bit of common sense would not come here on this site and post something like that. I've seen some crazy posts on this site over the years but this one has to be near the top.

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by crj900lr
Sat Apr 27, 2019 12:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Use of PHL Runway 17/35
Replies: 12
Views: 2146

Re: Use of PHL Runway 17/35

deltaffindfw wrote:
I remember several times taking off from 8 when flying on the Dash's.



CR2's use it occasionally.

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by crj900lr
Sat Apr 27, 2019 12:21 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: When is "Arrival"
Replies: 18
Views: 3144

Re: When is "Arrival"

When the arrival time shows, That's when it arrived.

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by crj900lr
Thu Apr 25, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN looking at A220
Replies: 280
Views: 46641

Re: WN looking at A220

Eventually WN will get to the point that growth will be difficult because they will be flying all the routes there are that can sustain 737 size aircraft. In order to continue to grow, they will be forced to look at smaller markets and will need an aircraft smaller than the 737. However that scenar...

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by crj900lr
Sat Apr 20, 2019 2:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Juan Airlines to Serve PAE
Replies: 32
Views: 4570

Re: San Juan Airlines to Serve PAE

USAirKid wrote:
crj900lr wrote:
This airline reminds me of that sit-com that was on back in maybe the late 80's early 90's. The airline flew around MVY and ACK and places like that. I can't think of the name of the show. Was a half hour show on Wednesdays I believe, maybe on NBC.



It was called Wings.



Yeah that's it, thanks.

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by crj900lr
Sat Apr 20, 2019 2:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Juan Airlines to Serve PAE
Replies: 32
Views: 4570

Re: San Juan Airlines to Serve PAE

This airline reminds me of that sit-com that was on back in maybe the late 80's early 90's. The airline flew around MVY and ACK and places like that. I can't think of the name of the show. Was a half hour show on Wednesdays I believe, maybe on NBC.

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by crj900lr
Sun Apr 07, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest commercial with a B6 aircraft in the background
Replies: 21
Views: 4475

Re: Southwest commercial with a B6 aircraft in the background

That must mean they’re about to merge. Ahh, you beat me to it. Yep it's a sure sign that a merger is about to happen. Southwest will finally have the Airbus, where do you think they will fly them? When are they going to start painting them in Southwest colors?? This is unreal, I never thought I wou...

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by crj900lr
Sun Apr 07, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flights suspended at COU
Replies: 24
Views: 5677

Re: Flights suspended at COU

Is that restaurant still there upstairs? I remember it being there when US Airways Express had B-1900 service to MCI and STL out of there. Food was pretty decent.

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by crj900lr
Sat Apr 06, 2019 2:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West Coast Florida Thread - 2019
Replies: 122
Views: 14374

Re: West Coast Florida Thread - 2019

RSW to consolidate TSA into one area....will add one gate to concourse B https://www.naplesnews.com/story/travel/2018/12/20/rsw-airport-expansion-consolidate-tsa-screening-grow-concessions/2374145002/?fbclid=IwAR2v2ZCBtsoJBh_o2zBslW1AkmLn15BU8yN7rGj9abWUVLo0MMZTLVKM_Jo If I am looking at that drawi...

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by crj900lr
Sun Mar 24, 2019 1:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EA (v3.0) site updated; new livery revealed
Replies: 46
Views: 8084

Re: EA (v3.0) site updated; new livery revealed

https://medium.com/@dennissanders/easte ... b95c4fc27a



Dennis Sanders dropping knowledge people!!
-->

ctrabs0114 wrote:
Here's some more background on EA v.3.0 ... quite an eye opener:

https://medium.com/@dennissanders/easte ... b95c4fc27a



Dennis Sanders dropping knowledge people!!

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by crj900lr
Fri Mar 15, 2019 1:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released
Replies: 1797
Views: 384712

Re: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery coming in April

Just preparing y'all for the inevitable: https://i.imgur.com/bGKufHG.jpg I'd like the titles to be BELOW the windows rather than having that dotted line running through Its not bad but the engine cowlings need to be blue, you could probably put the name right above the window line and get away with...

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by crj900lr
Fri Mar 15, 2019 1:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will MAX grounding delay AA MD-80 retirements AGAIN?
Replies: 114
Views: 17776

Re: Will MAX grounding delay AA MD-80 retirements AGAIN?

Assuming this is a joke, but have a link for proof of in some case this is true? Man, do turn on sarcasm mode pls! I was just kidding.... This is a.net 2.0 You shouldn't expect too much of most posters. Yeah you are right, It's not like it was back in the day when we had legit informative postings ...

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by crj900lr
Sat Feb 16, 2019 3:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Great Lakes Airlines and their Embraer EMB 120 Brasilias
Replies: 14
Views: 2883

Re: Great Lakes Airlines and their Embraer EMB 120 Brasilias

cbphoto wrote:
I’m curious as to what will happen to those 1900s? I spent 6 1/2 years flying there and I have many hours in every one of them.



Didn't they aquire a few of Air Midwest's 1900's after they closed up?

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by crj900lr
Sat Feb 16, 2019 3:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flair Airlines New Livery
Replies: 5
Views: 918

Re: Flair Airlines New Livery

Horrible, just horrible

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by crj900lr
Sun Jan 27, 2019 3:13 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Second tier cities to get Transatlantic service
Replies: 49
Views: 5292

Re: Second tier cities to get Transatlantic service

KICT wrote:
Joined 9 years ago but this is your first post? Impressive.



No, it's his first time starting a thread. If the numbers add up basically any city can have that kind of service, some more easily then others, due to facilities, but its all about the numbers to get it to work.

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by crj900lr
Sat Jan 26, 2019 4:05 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Woman in Vegetative State Gives Birth!
Replies: 60
Views: 3561

Re: Woman in Vegetative State Gives Birth!

This is gonna be a prime time special 2hr Maury Povich show. Can't wait to hear Maury read the results.

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by crj900lr
Fri Jan 04, 2019 2:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest founder Herb Kelleher dies aged 87
Replies: 107
Views: 14451

Re: HERB R.I.P.

OzarkD9S wrote:
AA's Robert Crandall on Southwest:

"That place runs on Herb Kelleher's bullsh*t."

And Herb ran on Wild Turkey. Draw your own conlusions! :lol:

RIP to a true character and a REAL airline guy.



Nothing wrong with running on Wild Turkey.

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by crj900lr
Fri Dec 28, 2018 7:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dad books 6 flights to spend Xmas with FA daughter.
Replies: 63
Views: 12914

Re: Dad books 6 flights to spend Xmas with FA daughter.

In fact, at some carriers I've seen nonrev privileges gamified with full backing of the carrier. Who can rack up the most miles this weekend and not miss work on Monday? Winner gets lunch. Who can fly all equipment types in the fleet first this year? It's commonplace and often fully endorsed by the...

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