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by chicawgo
Wed Oct 07, 2020 4:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 10/6/2020:UPHEAVAL;B6 Suspends SJC/ONT/BUR,Closes ORH/SWF?;NK Adds CAP;UA Adds JST/VCT;WN Adds Many Routes
Replies: 62
Views: 10058

Re: OAG Changes 10/6/2020:UPHEAVAL;B6 Suspends SJC/ONT/BUR,Closes ORH/SWF?;NK Adds CAP;UA Adds JST/VCT;WN Adds Many Rout

Please tell us where they're going so I can avoid those places if I decide to go anywhere on my December vacation. Why? If I go somewhere I want to avoid the gen-pop, who from my experience run the gamut from COVID-responsible to complete COVIDIOTS. Florida was never in my plan anyway, but I would ...

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by chicawgo
Wed Oct 07, 2020 12:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 10/6/2020:UPHEAVAL;B6 Suspends SJC/ONT/BUR,Closes ORH/SWF?;NK Adds CAP;UA Adds JST/VCT;WN Adds Many Routes
Replies: 62
Views: 10058

Re: OAG Changes 10/6/2020:UPHEAVAL;B6 Suspends SJC/ONT/BUR,Closes ORH/SWF?;NK Adds CAP;UA Adds JST/VCT;WN Adds Many Rout

AA took a hatchet to ORD regional, dropping a ton of major stations to 1x or less. ORD-STL 1.4x? I remember when that was a shuttle! Notably some of these markets that they are dropping completely from ORD such as ERI, CHO, and CHA UA is staying in at at least 1x daily. I don't think serving domest...

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by chicawgo
Wed Sep 23, 2020 3:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 9/22/2020:PSP on everybody;AA Adds PHX-LAP/LTO;DL Exits ORH;UA Suspends HAV
Replies: 64
Views: 12582

Re: OAG Changes 9/22/2020:PSP on everybody;AA Adds PHX-LAP/LTO;DL Exits ORH;UA Suspends HAV

Appreciate these enilria and all you do. It’s a joy for me every week. Not sure why but many of the AA numbers have been incorrect for a few weeks now. For example, take ALB-ORD or CMH-ORD. There are 2x daily on aa.com and even 3x some days except Wed throughout the month. On Wed, AA Is cutting most...

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by chicawgo
Wed Sep 23, 2020 3:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 927
Views: 136872

Re: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020

I know. My point was saving money by NOT expanding T5 at all and leave DL/SkyTeam in the main terminal complex/future OGT. There is no reason to move DL to T5, all the US3 should be in the main terminal complex. ORD could have then focused all their resources on the OGT which is needed much more th...

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by chicawgo
Tue Sep 22, 2020 2:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 927
Views: 136872

Re: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020

The problem is ORD already has a ton of debt due to the OMP and has a high CPE as a result. It would be difficult to issue bonds for the OGT with uncertainty regarding when/if passenger traffic rebounds. This is why I now believe expanding T5 at all was a mistake. They should have forgone expanding...

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by chicawgo
Tue Sep 15, 2020 3:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 9/15/2020:AI Adds DELEWR,Cuts DELORD;DL Adds Winter LAXRNO;EK Suspends MCO;FI/KL/UA Suspend Long Haul Routes
Replies: 31
Views: 6812

Re: OAG Changes 9/15/2020:AI Adds DELEWR,Cuts DELORD;DL Adds Winter LAXRNO;EK Suspends MCO;FI/KL/UA Suspend Long Haul Ro

Yikes. Looks like AA is essentially shutting down ORD in October. Thanks for the post, Enilra. That’s what I thought too but I did a bunch of dummy bookings and they have Generally 2x daily to all those places minus Tuesday and Wednesday. Not sure which is correct but maybe it’s messing with these ...

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by chicawgo
Sat Sep 12, 2020 4:29 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: WN Kelly seems to think change fee elimination won't help the legacy carriers
Replies: 77
Views: 8835

Re: WN Kelly seems to think change fee elimination won't help the legacy carriers

https://simpleflying.com/southwest-ceo-other-airlines/ A quotation from the Simple Flying site: "Remember, they began charging fees in the first place because they couldn’t match our low fares. To try to get closer, they reduced their published fares, knowing they could get money from hidden f...

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by chicawgo
Thu Sep 10, 2020 3:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020
Replies: 4198
Views: 612217

Re: Updated: UA plans EWR-JNB/OGG, IAD-ACC/LOS, ORD-DEL/KOA, SFO-BLR

My biggest concern is the nightmares I’m going to have from Patrick Quayle’s terrifying wink-nod. Or whatever the hell that was.

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by chicawgo
Wed Jun 24, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airline Booking Trends during COVID-19
Replies: 859
Views: 102517

Re: US Airline Booking Trends during COVID-19

Wth are you talking about? 283 deaths on June 21 (Sunday), 292 deaths June 22. Those are the last two days for which the data was posted. If you have today's death total, I'd be a bit skeptical given that "today" has not yet concluded in The United States. No "cherry-picking." J...

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by chicawgo
Wed Jun 24, 2020 5:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airline Booking Trends during COVID-19
Replies: 859
Views: 102517

Re: US Airline Booking Trends during COVID-19

Corona deaths are down in The United States 90% since the April peak. That is the only stat people are burying their heads in the sand about. That stat is easy to find, unless you don't want to. That's a 90% drop in just two months. Cases and hospitalizations have their place as far as making sure ...

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by chicawgo
Thu Jun 18, 2020 7:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airline Booking Trends during COVID-19
Replies: 859
Views: 102517

Re: US Airline Booking Trends during COVID-19

A vaccine in mid to late fall is becoming increasingly likely, according to companies like Pfizer and AstraZeneca. Both are expecting results from Phase 3 trials around August or September. Expect rapid surges in bookings during the final weeks of summer if these vaccines are proven effective. Astr...

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by chicawgo
Thu Jun 18, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 1918
Views: 228810

Re: Major Expansion B6 at EWR and JFK

Flying ORD-PBI Local to Local is going to be a disaster. Yes, UA isn't flying it right now and WN only flies it seasonally, but there's a reason, there isn't much demand and what demand there is depends on having some feed. I wouldn't count this one out. There are a lot of people in Chicago metro t...

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by chicawgo
Sat Jun 06, 2020 10:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DFW Airport Is Now The World's Busiest Airport
Replies: 41
Views: 9232

Re: DFW Airport Is Now The World's Busiest Airport

Considering the mess 2020 has been, why is that even important? It's very important. It's shows were the true demand really is verses the artificially inflated markets through various means. What? It's pretty much the complete opposite. It has been clear that AA has decided to funnel as much connec...

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by chicawgo
Sat May 23, 2020 6:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 1074
Views: 105228

Re: Southwest Airlines planning on squeezing competitors in weaker positions

Well my anecdotal evidence seems to point to it being true as well. I’m flying phx-chi tomorrow. UA had 1, AA with huge hub to hub had only 3, and WN had 4. With better times. $249 ow and I took WN whereas I would normally want to earn miles on UA or AA.

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by chicawgo
Sat May 02, 2020 6:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FAA investigating Harrison Ford after runway incident
Replies: 35
Views: 9618

Re: FAA investigating Harrison Ford after runway incident

If the readback does end up being the issue here, I don’t expect there to be any actual issues for Ford. The hearback on the controller's side is just as important as the readback by the pilot. Are you saying that you believe that if a pilot misheard an atc instruction and read it back incorrectly ...

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by chicawgo
Thu Mar 26, 2020 6:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: airlines lose huge marketing "arm"
Replies: 42
Views: 8529

Re: airlines lose huge marketing "arm"

Airlines are trying more and more to sell tickets directly. In the year 2020 there is no reason to drive to a travel agency. Good riddance. Good riddance ? Often the living travel agents have better package deals, which simply can't be done online. Many people know they want a holiday, but don't kn...

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by chicawgo
Wed Mar 04, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 927
Views: 136872

Re: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020

United Airlines to test new gate layout at O'Hare: https://www.bizjournals.com/chicago/news/2020/03/03/united-airlines-to-test-new-gate-layout-at-ohare.html The rendering looks pretty good to me: thank God none of those awful high top tables or fixed-seating booths like IAH (can't stand those). I'l...

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by chicawgo
Thu Feb 27, 2020 7:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, February 2020
Replies: 708
Views: 96153

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, February 2020

I agree with the posters who disagree with the line that nobody will care about the kind of plane they are flying (or a negligible percentage cares) once the MAX returns to service. I also agree that any move like Ryan Air's to hide from people what kind of plane they are flying will backfire, not ...

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by chicawgo
Wed Feb 26, 2020 7:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 927
Views: 136872

Re: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020

Crosswind787 wrote:
I heard from someone at united recently that UA wants to increase domestic widebody service at ORD. I'm wondering what routes other than ORD->hubs would see widebody service. Florida? PHX? LAS? SEA?


Well LAS and MCO 777 service is already scheduled for daily. So at least those.

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by chicawgo
Wed Feb 26, 2020 6:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 2/23/2020:AA Drops ORD-CRW/DLH,Adds Back JFK Flights;UA Drops JAN-ORD Again;UP Exits FLL-GGT
Replies: 70
Views: 13431

Re: OAG Changes 2/23/2020:AA Drops ORD-CRW/DLH,Adds Back JFK Flights;UA Drops JAN-ORD Again;UP Exits FLL-GGT

It’s not just SBN, ATW also increases to 10 flights a day, even into Nov. ATW is Air Wisconsin’S HQ and I believe a MX base as well. Doesn’t Skywest have a MX base in SBN? Maybe the increases are just a way to get more aircraft to the base? Still seems excessive even if that is part of the reason t...

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by chicawgo
Tue Feb 25, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 927
Views: 136872

Re: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020

The only reason Peotone has been talked about for the past several years and still today is because government officials had their cronies buy up all the land down there cheaply so that they could sell it to the government for a huge profit when the airport finally came to fruition. That's the only ...

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by chicawgo
Fri Feb 07, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 927
Views: 136872

Re: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020

They’ve definitely been testing for several months now. I’ve seen them moving around frequently.

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by chicawgo
Tue Feb 04, 2020 7:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 927
Views: 136872

Re: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020

Thanks for the info! I haven't connected from t5 in a while :) does the bus allow transfers *to* T5? IMHO a bus *from* T5 isn't as useful because you need to clear customs and be rescreened anyway. So the APM is not much more of a hassle. But domestic pax flying into T1/3 on their way to an intl co...

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by chicawgo
Tue Feb 04, 2020 7:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 927
Views: 136872

Re: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020

I don't think there are any plans for an airside connection. But long term, the need for such will be much less than now. T5 is scheduled to be for SkyTeam and non-aligned international airlines. *A and OneWorld will be in the new global terminal. So the number of inter-terminal connections will be...

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by chicawgo
Mon Feb 03, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC MAD-YYZ: major damage to landing gear and engine on takeoff - circling MAD airspace
Replies: 140
Views: 30412

Re: AC MAD-YYZ: major damage to landing gear and engine on takeoff - circling MAD airspace

Starfuryt, I agree with you. I once was talking to a very bright friend of mine who had just taken a trip to Europe. He described the routing and I wondered if he took a narrow body across the pond. I asked what kind of plane he was on. He did not understand the question. Then I asked if the plane ...

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by chicawgo
Wed Jan 22, 2020 9:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Corona Virus outbreak - Aviation related News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1387
Views: 212204

Re: DoT to restrict Wuhan originating pax to 5 US airports

I assume they're going to deny the individual traveler's ticket and require it be changed to one of the 5 airports. Not divert entire flights. I guess the assumption is that any airline that has an international flight to a different US city also has a flight into at least one of these airports, so...

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by chicawgo
Wed Jan 22, 2020 7:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Corona Virus outbreak - Aviation related News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1387
Views: 212204

Re: DoT to restrict Wuhan originating pax to 5 US airports

I assume they're going to deny the individual traveler's ticket and require it be changed to one of the 5 airports. Not divert entire flights.

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by chicawgo
Tue Jan 21, 2020 10:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unconfirmed: Pakistan to resume ORD in April 2020
Replies: 32
Views: 4355

Re: Unconfirmed: Pakistan to resume ORD in April 2020

They should think about BOS, quite a few Indo-Paskitinis here, especially those attending BU, BC, Harvard. Chicago is a dying city... In what metric? Record gdp? Record residential and commercial construction? Record leisure and business visitors? Record hotel occupancy and rooms? Record traffic at...

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by chicawgo
Tue Jan 21, 2020 6:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unconfirmed: Pakistan to resume ORD in April 2020
Replies: 32
Views: 4355

Re: Unconfirmed: Pakistan to resume ORD in April 2020

They should think about BOS, quite a few Indo-Paskitinis here, especially those attending BU, BC, Harvard. Chicago is a dying city... In what metric? Record gdp? Record residential and commercial construction? Record leisure and business visitors? Record hotel occupancy and rooms? Record traffic at...

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by chicawgo
Thu Jan 16, 2020 4:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 927
Views: 136872

Re: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020

The Points Guy has an article talking about Allegiant breaking out of its original mold as a carrier of pax from smaller markets to beach & sun destinations. "While those routes remain part of Allegiant’s DNA, the airline has increasingly turned its focus to larger markets during the past ...

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by chicawgo
Sat Jan 11, 2020 10:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines Suspending Flights to and over entire or parts of Gulf Region Thread
Replies: 175
Views: 25753

Re: Airlines Suspending Flights to and over entire or parts of Gulf Region Thread

Not a single Emirates flight is passing thru the Iranian airspace. Exactly. It’s all about managing risk. As that risk changes, and it does by the minute, then so does the game plan. Now that the 737 shot down on departure from Tehran has been admitted as a “mistake” then the risk changes dramatica...

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by chicawgo
Sat Jan 11, 2020 5:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines Suspending Flights to and over entire or parts of Gulf Region Thread
Replies: 175
Views: 25753

Re: Airlines Suspending Flights to and over entire or parts of Gulf Region Thread

Still overflying Iraq though. As someone flying to DXB soon with EK, I am trying to figure out whether the fact they are still overflying Iraq should concern me. Longhauler has provided some helpful reassurance in this thread but as a natural worrier, well, I am doing what comes naturally to me and...

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by chicawgo
Sat Jan 11, 2020 5:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines Suspending Flights to and over entire or parts of Gulf Region Thread
Replies: 175
Views: 25753

Re: Airlines Suspending Flights to and over entire or parts of Gulf Region Thread

You mean kind of like how Ukraine Airlines had “arrangements” for commercial service out of Tehran? Apparently not. (I’m not going to take the troll bait). Not meant as troll bait at all. You know exactly what my point is just as others have mentioned. That was a regularly scheduled flight and Iran...

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by chicawgo
Sat Jan 11, 2020 1:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines Suspending Flights to and over entire or parts of Gulf Region Thread
Replies: 175
Views: 25753

Re: Airlines Suspending Flights to and over entire or parts of Gulf Region Thread

Do you honestly think Emirates would be flying through this airspace if they thought there was any risk involved? The loss of a flight during what could be considered a risky time, would be a nightmare for any carrier. To me, this looks like they have made (ahem) arrangements with the countries inv...

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by chicawgo
Fri Jan 10, 2020 1:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran admits to accidentally shooting down Ukraine Flight 752
Replies: 2728
Views: 297579

Re: Reports of Ukrainian 737 Crash in Tehran,Iran

I actually don't think it's a crazy possibility that it was an actor external to Iran. Who knows? Systems could have been hacked. Or as you said, perhaps there are Russians with control over artillery. There's a much greater chance of these being the case than there ever was of this being a mechani...

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by chicawgo
Thu Jan 09, 2020 11:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran admits to accidentally shooting down Ukraine Flight 752
Replies: 2728
Views: 297579

Re: Reports of Ukrainian 737 Crash in Tehran,Iran

Other accounts on twitter say Iranian state media reports it had a “technical fault after taking off”... totally unconfirmed, but if it was indeed a Ukrainian airliner, would imagine it would be PS752 headed to Kiev based on the timeline Technical fault like a Manpad missle? Russian state media out...

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by chicawgo
Thu Jan 09, 2020 10:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran admits to accidentally shooting down Ukraine Flight 752
Replies: 2728
Views: 297579

Re: Reports of Ukrainian 737 Crash in Tehran,Iran

So you think a fired missile doesn't have a sound, someone would record a video from the dark sky without any obvious reason, and a hit plane with a full tank doesn't ignite immediately. Well, I totally disagree with you. I'm not telling that there is not a chance that the plane had been hit, but t...

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by chicawgo
Thu Jan 09, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran admits to accidentally shooting down Ukraine Flight 752
Replies: 2728
Views: 297579

Re: Reports of Ukrainian 737 Crash in Tehran,Iran

One photo has presumably wedding photos on the ground. The woman in the photos is blurred out but not the man. Is that protecting a victim or is that a local cultural thing to do when taking pictures of pictures? Cultural, she wasn't appropriately dressed I believe. If true, Iran is doing the best ...

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by chicawgo
Thu Jan 09, 2020 7:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran admits to accidentally shooting down Ukraine Flight 752
Replies: 2728
Views: 297579

Re: Reports of Ukrainian 737 Crash in Tehran,Iran

As expected, some are already showing their true colors - upset that this isn't the airplane's fault. I can't understand how this wasn't obvious as day from the beginning. Exactly this! Honestly, the most significant piece of evidence by far was the ridiculous odds of a plane crashing in Tehran mer...

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by chicawgo
Wed Jan 08, 2020 10:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran admits to accidentally shooting down Ukraine Flight 752
Replies: 2728
Views: 297579

Re: Reports of Ukrainian 737 Crash in Tehran,Iran

16 pages and nobody mentioned "TWA 800" yet. What do you think happened to TWA that is related to this accident? There will be speculation of malicious intent for decades even if the official investigation concludes otherwise? So many here "know" that this 737 was shot down just...

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by chicawgo
Wed Jan 08, 2020 9:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran admits to accidentally shooting down Ukraine Flight 752
Replies: 2728
Views: 297579

Re: Reports of Ukrainian 737 Crash in Tehran,Iran

You can see in this video that there was a small flash right before the huge flames. That flash can only be some detonation either a missile or the engine. I think a missile exploding at the other side of the plane (the reason why there was only a small flash from this vantage point) is more likely...

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by chicawgo
Wed Jan 08, 2020 9:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran admits to accidentally shooting down Ukraine Flight 752
Replies: 2728
Views: 297579

Re: Reports of Ukrainian 737 Crash in Tehran,Iran

Another video showing the plane going down https://twitter.com/SBayatpour/status/1214981406797029377 You can see in this video that there was a small flash right before the huge flames. That flash can only be some detonation either a missile or the engine. I think a missile exploding at the other s...

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by chicawgo
Tue Jan 07, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, January 2020
Replies: 1740
Views: 191940

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, January 2020

More from @jonostrower “HUGE NEWS: Boeing’s interim CEO Greg Smith says that the company will recommend full simulator training for all 737 Max pilots before the jet returns to service.” So those 737MAX Sims will be busy once they have been updated. It seems like since DM’s departure things seem to...

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by chicawgo
Tue Jan 07, 2020 8:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 927
Views: 136872

Re: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020

IIRC, part of the problem with the ATS is that gauge of track for automated systems is no longer used. I don't know if gauge for new systems is wider or narrower, but I seem to recall that the City decided that trying to rebuild the existing track to a current gauge was exorbitant. So, you have a c...

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by chicawgo
Tue Jan 07, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 927
Views: 136872

Re: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2020

My DL contacts say ORD-LAX is “in the works.” As a former DL intern, I would take that as legitimate. I can’t see thus happening until the move to T5 though. Same with VS returning. Market is there, but yield isn’t there. Looking for a contract to seal the deal. UA is killing it with High J and AA ...

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by chicawgo
Sat Dec 14, 2019 4:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1170
Views: 221453

Re: Chicago Aviation Thread - 2019

Just want to broach the subject of ride-sharing at ORD. I refuse to use uber or lyft for pickups at ORD, and have reverted back to taking taxi's at ground level - there's rarely a wait and fares are within 10% of uber/lyft rates to my neck of the woods (NW side). I will use them at other airports, ...

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by chicawgo
Wed Dec 11, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How is DL doing on LGA-ORD since they upgauged?
Replies: 40
Views: 6507

Re: How is DL doing on LGA-ORD since they upgauged?

IMO and as someone Chicago based who was elite on UA and AA for several years and now DL elite, DL is a superior overall experience to UA or AA. It’s really not even close. I believe DL has carved out a slice for NY based O&D to Chicago. Some of it likely came at AA’s expense and they’ve lowered...

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by chicawgo
Thu Nov 21, 2019 11:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q4 2019, Production suspended
Replies: 5670
Views: 748994

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q4 2019

Lionair 40% Boeing, 20% FAA, 20% Maintenance, 20% Pilots/Lionair Training system (Mainly for Poor CRM and the Pilot probably should not have been in the Cockpit due to having the FLU and basically being incapacitated). That is your totally unproven, biased opinion, which is totally disconnected to ...

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by chicawgo
Tue Nov 19, 2019 5:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q4 2019, Production suspended
Replies: 5670
Views: 748994

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q4 2019

As Boeing’s 737 MAX nears a return to service, will flyers return to it? https://www.seattletimes.com/business/boeing-aerospace/as-boeings-737-max-nears-a-return-to-service-will-flyers-return-to-it/ for me the most interesting quote: Public perception about the MAX and Boeing’s trustworthiness seem...

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by chicawgo
Fri Nov 08, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q4 2019, Production suspended
Replies: 5670
Views: 748994

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q4 2019

seahawk wrote:
Sad that some do seem to enjoy the grounding. Yes, the problems need to be fixed, but once the FAA and EASA lift the grounding, this concern has no basis any more.


Truest post I’ve read on this thread in a while.

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