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by nostrum
Thu Sep 29, 2016 10:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Announces Havana and Caracas
Replies: 62
Views: 11121

Turkish Announces Havana and Caracas

http://www.el-nacional.com/viajes/Turki ... 07074.html
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The flight IST-HAV-CCS starts December 12, confirmed by Iker Ayci. Still no information about schedule times, frequency or aircraft.

In Spanish: http://www.el-nacional.com/viajes/Turki ... 07074.html

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by nostrum
Wed Aug 03, 2016 9:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeroports de Paris to renovate and operate Havana- HAV
Replies: 0
Views: 518

Aeroports de Paris to renovate and operate Havana- HAV

"The rise in tourism has strained Cuba's infrastructure, filling hotels to capacity and creating long waits at Havana's Jose Marti International Airport. The government announced Wednesday that Aeroports de Paris, the French government-controlled firm that runs Charles de Gaulle, Orly and other...

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by nostrum
Sat Jan 23, 2016 10:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air China 777-300ER Diverted To Miami
Replies: 27
Views: 15697

RE: Air China 777-300ER Diverted To Miami

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/mah4546" class="quote" target="_blank">mah4546</a> (<a href="#21" class="quote">Reply 21</a>):<br/><i>I love how people are assuming Cubans have...

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by nostrum
Thu Jan 07, 2016 11:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Taag Angola To IAH?
Replies: 16
Views: 3894

RE: Taag Angola To IAH?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DolphinAir747" class="quote" target="_blank">DolphinAir747</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i>Isn't the flight once monthly? W...

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by nostrum
Wed Dec 02, 2015 2:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air China To Start Havana Service Via Montreal
Replies: 12
Views: 3010

RE: Air China To Start Havana Service Via Montreal

Just checked and is only $197 US dollars one way Montreal-Havana! Booking this for January.

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by nostrum
Sat Oct 17, 2015 3:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF Increases Havana To 12x In W15 And 9x S16
Replies: 12
Views: 5999

RE: AF Increases Havana To 12x In W15 And 9x S16

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Lesfalls" class="quote" target="_blank">Lesfalls</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>Do you think because of Air China starting...

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by nostrum
Sat Oct 17, 2015 1:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF Increases Havana To 12x In W15 And 9x S16
Replies: 12
Views: 5999

AF Increases Havana To 12x In W15 And 9x S16

Air France is today the leading airline between Europe and Cuba. Starting October 25th, <acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym> will introduce an 11th weekly service on <acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), France">CDG</acronym>-<acronym title="Havana - Jose Marti Interna...

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by nostrum
Thu Mar 05, 2015 11:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iberia To Take Early Delivery Of Eight A330s
Replies: 47
Views: 15495

RE: Iberia To Take Early Delivery Of Eight A330s

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/migair54" class="quote" target="_blank">migair54</a> (<a href="#23" class="quote">Reply 23</a>):<br/><i>but if they start any new route ill bet ...

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by nostrum
Thu Feb 26, 2015 4:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Russia And UAE In Talks To Develop Airport In Cuba
Replies: 3
Views: 2148

Russia And UAE In Talks To Develop Airport In Cuba

Russian trade and industry minister Denis Manturov is in talks with Abu Dhabi investors to build a major airport in Cuba to serve as a hub for Latin America. <i>"Russia is in talks with Abu Dhabi investors to build a major airport in Cuba to serve as a hub for Latin America. In an exclusive intervie...

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by nostrum
Fri Oct 03, 2014 5:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cubana Il96M Delivery/San Antonio De Los Banos
Replies: 8
Views: 5200

RE: Cubana Il96M Delivery/San Antonio De Los Banos

It's the <acronym title="Istanbul Airlines (Turkey)">IL</acronym>-96-400 that <acronym title="Cubana de Aviacion (Cuba)">CU</acronym> was acquiring and not the <acronym title="Istanbul Airlines (Turkey)">IL</acronym>-96M. The <acronym title="Istanbul Airlines (Turkey)">IL</acronym>-96-400 uses 100% ...

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by nostrum
Mon Jan 06, 2014 4:10 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Iberia To LHR, Return On The A340
Replies: 11
Views: 13024

RE: Iberia To LHR, Return On The A340

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/debonair" class="quote" target="_blank">debonair</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i> What an inconstant product philosophy...<...

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by nostrum
Mon Sep 16, 2013 2:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cubana Leases Air Tahiti Nui A340
Replies: 19
Views: 16128

Cubana Leases Air Tahiti Nui A340

Air Tahiti Nui (TN) has wet-leased one of its A340s to Cubana (CU). The A340 will operate from Havana to Madrid, Buenos Aires and Sao Paulo along with Cubana's 3 <acronym title="Istanbul Airlines (Turkey)">IL</acronym>-96s. Here's the first picture of the A340 operating for <acronym title="Cubana de...

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by nostrum
Tue May 14, 2013 2:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Many Airlines Flew MIA-HAV Before Castro?
Replies: 21
Views: 4938

RE: How Many Airlines Flew MIA-HAV Before Castro?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bobloblaw" class="quote" target="_blank">bobloblaw</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Before Castro...

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by nostrum
Sun Apr 14, 2013 11:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Cubana AN-158 Rolls Out
Replies: 15
Views: 13364

First Cubana AN-158 Rolls Out

Cubana, the launch customer of the Antonov An-158 will be introducing the new regional jet aircraft next month. The first An-158 in service will be flying <acronym title="Havana - Jose Marti International (HAV / MUHA), Cuba">HAV</acronym> to Santiago de Cuba and to Guantánamo city. The Antonov An-15...

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by nostrum
Tue Mar 05, 2013 12:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MAD T4 Taken By IB Workers, Chaos Expected
Replies: 114
Views: 12792

RE: MAD T4 Taken By IB Workers, Chaos Expected

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jrfspa320" class="quote" target="_blank">jrfspa320</a> (<a href="#25" class="quote">Reply 25</a>):<br/><i>If <acronym title="Iberia (Spain)">IB<...

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by nostrum
Thu Nov 22, 2012 10:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iberia Might Suspend HAV, SDQ & SJO Services
Replies: 144
Views: 19893

RE: Iberia Might Suspend HAV, SDQ & SJO Services

Since <acronym title="Iberia (Spain)">IB</acronym> merged with <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> their future looks like a hell. Cutting most of its short-haul routes, reducing their long haul ancient a/c and thousands of job cuts. After the merger, service remains as horrible as before ...

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by nostrum
Thu Nov 15, 2012 11:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TK To CCS, MEX, HAV, BOS, SFO, YUL
Replies: 137
Views: 4794

RE: TK To CCS, MEX, HAV, BOS, SFO, YUL

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/miaintl" class="quote" target="_blank">miaintl</a> (<a href="#115" class="quote">Reply 115</a>):<br/><i>An announcement was made back in July. T...

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by nostrum
Tue Nov 13, 2012 11:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TK To CCS, MEX, HAV, BOS, SFO, YUL
Replies: 137
Views: 4794

RE: TK To CCS, MEX, HAV, BOS, SFO, YUL

On <acronym title="Turkish Airlines">TK</acronym>'s official Facebook page they posted the following message last Sunday: <i>News of the day! Turkish Airlines added 6 new destinations. Based on aircraft availability and upon obtaining the authorizations, operating flights will start to Caracas the c...

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by nostrum
Fri Mar 23, 2012 6:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pope Benedict's Upcoming Trip To Mexico And Cuba
Replies: 41
Views: 8319

RE: Pope Benedict's Upcoming Trip To Mexico And Cuba

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jfk777" class="quote" target="_blank">jfk777</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>Castro would just love to say " the Pope flew ...

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by nostrum
Sun Oct 23, 2011 10:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Travel Between USA and Cuba Post-Embargo?
Replies: 130
Views: 11544

RE: Air Travel Between USA And Cuba Post-Embargo?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Superfly" class="quote" target="_blank">Superfly</a> (<a href="#85" class="quote">Reply 85</a>):<br/><i>Speaking of Cubana, anyone know when the...

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by nostrum
Fri Oct 21, 2011 1:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Travel Between USA and Cuba Post-Embargo?
Replies: 130
Views: 11544

RE: Air Travel Between USA And Cuba Post-Embargo?

LAX is already served by <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> as a scheduled charter flight. I believe 2x weekly, after <acronym title="Miami - International (MIA / KMIA), USA - Florida">MIA</acronym> & <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK ...

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by nostrum
Sat Oct 15, 2011 7:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Building A New Q400 In Under 4 Mins
Replies: 26
Views: 10296

RE: Building A New Q400 In Under 4 Mins

Thanks for sharing, the Q400 is such a beauty.

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by nostrum
Thu Oct 13, 2011 3:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Multilingual Announcement For Int'l Flights
Replies: 71
Views: 16656

RE: Multilingual Announcement For Int'l Flights

When I flew Air France <acronym title="Miami - International (MIA / KMIA), USA - Florida">MIA</acronym>-<acronym title="Paris - Charles de Gaulle (Roissy) (CDG / LFPG), France">CDG</acronym>-<acronym title="Miami - International (MIA / KMIA), USA - Florida">MIA</acronym> they had announcements in Fr...

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by nostrum
Tue Oct 11, 2011 4:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IB To Refit 17 A346s From 2012
Replies: 32
Views: 14573

RE: IB To Refit 17 A346s From 2012

I assume the A333s will be delivered with the new cabin.

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by nostrum
Fri Oct 07, 2011 5:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IB Set Announce New Low Cost Airline
Replies: 52
Views: 14223

RE: IB Set Announce New Low Cost Airline

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/rutankrd" class="quote" target="_blank">rutankrd</a> (<a href="#42" class="quote">Reply 42</a>):<br/><i>Can you NO <acronym title="Geraldton (GE...

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by nostrum
Fri Oct 07, 2011 4:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IB Set Announce New Low Cost Airline
Replies: 52
Views: 14223

RE: IB Set Announce New Low Cost Airline

I would like to see a merger of Iberia Express and Vueling. From my point of view it seems it could benefit Iberia Express future since the Iberia brand is very well known outside Spain, unlike Vueling. Besides, why the need to have two different budget carriers operating exclusively from <acronym t...

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by nostrum
Sun Sep 18, 2011 3:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VS Increases Capacity In The Caribbean
Replies: 10
Views: 7631

VS Increases Capacity In The Caribbean

Virgin Atlantic will increase capacity on 4 Caribbean routes (Barbados, Havana, Tobago and Grenada) for the Winter 2011-12 period. from <acronym title="London - Gatwick (LGW / EGKK), United Kingdom">LGW</acronym>: <acronym title="Havana - Jose Marti International (HAV / MUHA), Cuba">HAV</acronym> -w...

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by nostrum
Sun Sep 18, 2011 2:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways Ceased Routes LGW
Replies: 50
Views: 15098

RE: British Airways Ceased Routes LGW

Flights to Havana, Cuba was a weekly service on Saturdays. <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> inaugurated service to <acronym title="Havana - Jose Marti International (HAV / MUHA), Cuba">HAV</acronym> in April 1999 with a Boeing 777 and ended in March 2002; thereafter <acronym title="Brit...

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by nostrum
Sat Aug 20, 2011 10:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Air 737 Crashed In Canada
Replies: 144
Views: 51881

RE: First Air 737 Crashed In Canada

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/B747forever" class="quote" target="_blank">B747forever</a> (<a href="#29" class="quote">Reply 29</a>):<br/><i>Have anyone found pics of the cras...

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by nostrum
Sat Aug 20, 2011 9:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Air 737 Crashed In Canada
Replies: 144
Views: 51881

RE: First Air 737 Crashed In Canada

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/something" class="quote" target="_blank">something</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i>But why was it carrying only 11 passen...

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by nostrum
Sat Aug 20, 2011 7:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Air 737 Crashed In Canada
Replies: 144
Views: 51881

RE: First Air 737 Crashed In Canada

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/acidradio" class="quote" target="_blank">acidradio</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i>I can't get your link to Huffington Post...

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by nostrum
Sat Aug 20, 2011 7:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Air 737 Crashed In Canada
Replies: 144
Views: 51881

First Air 737 Crashed In Canada

HP is reporting the breaking news. A 7F B737 has crashed in Canada:
Link: Plane From Yellowknife Crashes In Far North

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by nostrum
Sun Jul 17, 2011 5:04 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Tarom, SkyTeam And Codeshares
Replies: 2
Views: 2759

RE: Tarom, SkyTeam And Codeshares

Isn't easier to book the flight straight from <acronym title="Air France">AF</acronym>? I believe <acronym title="Transbrasil SA Linhas Aereas">TR</acronym> knows the number of people that would check their website for long haul flights would be very little. At least all the Romanians I know living ...

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