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by delta747tlv
Sun Aug 18, 2019 11:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 8/18/2019:AS Adds GEG-PAE;DL Adds LGW/MAN;HA Adds LAS-OGG;SY Cuts STL-MSP;UA Cuts EWR-PSP;WN
Replies: 76
Views: 12897

Re: OAG Changes 8/18/2019:AS Adds GEG-PAE;DL Adds LGW/MAN;HA Adds LAS-OGG;SY Cuts STL-MSP;UA Cuts EWR-PSP;WN

enilria wrote:
DL JFK-TLV DEC 1.0>1.4[1.0]


2nd frequency ends Oct 24th 2019

Operates 2x Jan 19-Dec 6

returns for S20 on May 21

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by delta747tlv
Mon Jan 07, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Salt Lake City questions
Replies: 19
Views: 2609

Re: Salt Lake City questions

There is a certain organization based in SLC that seems to do a fair bit of traveling. I always figured they helped the numbers in SLC and growth.

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by delta747tlv
Fri Jan 04, 2019 7:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PR seeks overflight rights from Saudi Arabia for MNL-TLV flights
Replies: 46
Views: 6715

Re: PR seeks overflight rights from Saudi Arabia for MNL-TLV flights

Can't get these images to embed, if someone can do it. Great circle v actual, DEL-TLV
https://ibb.co/zQ8qtq7
http://ibb.co/xXLCfpB

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by delta747tlv
Fri Nov 30, 2018 7:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC/UA during NBA Finals?
Replies: 1
Views: 525

Re: AC/UA during NBA Finals?

I have seen extra sections and upgauges for the Super Bowl, but not really for other sports. Then again a basketball arena holds around 20k people, and the most recent had 70,000 people in attendance. For the Super Bowl, basically all the fans are traveling for the event as opposed to many local fan...

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by delta747tlv
Wed Oct 31, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Potential A220 Routes for Delta
Replies: 47
Views: 4831

Re: Potential A220 Routes for Delta

No speculation necessary, 777Mech and fanoftristars got it right

https://thepointsguy.com/news/first-delta-a220-routes/

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by delta747tlv
Sun Sep 02, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will there ever be any daytime flights to or from South America
Replies: 34
Views: 5845

Re: Will there ever be any daytime flights to or from South America

On March 31, 2019 - Delta's GRU-MCO becomes a day flight departing 1000, arriving 1805. Not sure how long, but continues at least through the end of the current published schedule in July.

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by delta747tlv
Wed Aug 22, 2018 12:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL double daily JFK-TLV for S19
Replies: 10
Views: 2160

DL double daily JFK-TLV for S19

Article in Hebrew

https://m.ynet.co.il/Articles/5333324

Additional daily flight begins 17June on 333

Only mentions flight time for TLV-JFK
DEP-1135 ARR-1650

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by delta747tlv
Sun Mar 11, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Adds Mainline to HPN
Replies: 78
Views: 8641

Re: DL Adds Mainline to HPN

This will be done as what some in the business call a "high speed", "standup" or "overnight turn". The crews will only work these 2 flights in their 2 day assignment. ATL-HPN is leg one, shortened rest, then HPN-ATL is leg 2 and the crew are now pumpkins. Back to home ...

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by delta747tlv
Sun Feb 25, 2018 5:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta FA's Fight Company's New Social Media Standards
Replies: 57
Views: 8964

Re: Delta FA's Fight Company's New Social Media Standards

Always consider the source, Gailen David is simply a disgruntled former airline employee who has made it his life's work to attack airlines. He always has his aim set on Delta for its non-union status and American Airlines, since they sacked him. Nothing to see here.

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by delta747tlv
Sun Feb 18, 2018 3:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska, Virgin America flight attendants agree to merger deal
Replies: 21
Views: 3431

Re: Alaska, Virgin America flight attendants agree to merger deal

Pilots COULD use date of hire. It would be just as fair for pilots as it is for FAs. (Why aren't base and the oh so fuzzy career expectations taken into account for FAs?) It HASN'T been used for U.S. pilots in recent seniority list mergers because pilots have the leverage to shut down and kill a ca...

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by delta747tlv
Fri Feb 16, 2018 3:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta C Series Predictions
Replies: 81
Views: 15314

Re: Delta C Series Predictions

Configuration wise, I think first 4 rows will be DL One in 1-2 configuration (12 DL One seats), followed by 2-3 for DL Y+ (maybe 3 or 4 rows of Y+) , and the rest Y of course. Wether or not DL decides to equipment these C series with individual PTVS or not, not sure. I wouldn't be surprised if they...

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by delta747tlv
Sun Jan 28, 2018 5:09 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What's each airlines lowest flight number's destination?
Replies: 21
Views: 1490

Re: What's each airlines lowest flight number's destination?

DL1 LHR-JFK

Kept the legacy flight number from the Pan Am Round-the-World Service

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by delta747tlv
Tue Jan 02, 2018 2:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA114 HNL-DEN 30Dec 757-300
Replies: 27
Views: 7014

Re: UA114 HNL-DEN 30Dec 757-300

Long history of NWA/DL operating the 753 from HNL - LAX/SEA/SFO/PDX especially pre-merger. I think there was even a SEA-OGG-KOA-SEA and ANC-OGG-HNL-ANC.
Denver is 500-600nm further than any of these, but some examples of Hawaii Ops with the 753.

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by delta747tlv
Mon Jan 01, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL 744 Sports Charters thru 02Jan18
Replies: 124
Views: 14810

Re: DL 744 Sports Charters thru 02Jan18

71Zulu wrote:
Then going on Jan 02 ATL-MSY-GSP-???

Sent from my SM-N920T using Tapatalk


Loops around back to ATL tomorrow night, Final flight to Marana Wednesday morning (03JAN)

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by delta747tlv
Sat Dec 30, 2017 6:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL 744 Sports Charters thru 02Jan18
Replies: 124
Views: 14810

Re: DL 744 Sports Charters thru 02Jan18

Where is the 747 going after Fort Lauderdale? I need to know ASAP so I can catch the last official 747 takeoff from DTW. What's happening after tomorrow? currently scheduled to be on the ground 01JAN from 0240 until 1530 and then will depart DTW for the final time Where will it be on Jan 1st? Also ...

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by delta747tlv
Mon Dec 25, 2017 1:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL 744 Sports Charters thru 02Jan18
Replies: 124
Views: 14810

Re: DL 744 Sports Charters thru 02Jan18

Looking like 6314 is the last one standing. ATL-SAN-LAX-DTW-LAX-ATL Covering both UGA and Michigan State before joining her friends in Marana on January 2nd. I would go chase her around some more, but I guess this week was enough and I left my mark with a signature on top of the escape hatch upstai...

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by delta747tlv
Mon Dec 25, 2017 1:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL 744 Sports Charters thru 02Jan18
Replies: 124
Views: 14810

Re: DL 744 Sports Charters thru 02Jan18

Looking like 6314 is the last one standing. ATL-SAN-LAX-DTW-LAX-ATL Covering both UGA and Michigan State before joining her friends in Marana on January 2nd. I would go chase her around some more, but I guess this week was enough and I left my mark with a signature on top of the escape hatch upstai...

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by delta747tlv
Sun Dec 24, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL 744 Sports Charters thru 02Jan18
Replies: 124
Views: 14810

Re: DL 744 Sports Charters thru 02Jan18

Looking like 6314 is the last one standing. ATL-SAN-LAX-DTW-LAX-ATL Covering both UGA and Michigan State before joining her friends in Marana on January 2nd. I would go chase her around some more, but I guess this week was enough and I left my mark with a signature on top of the escape hatch upstairs.

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by delta747tlv
Thu Dec 21, 2017 4:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Video of DL 744 low-pass over MSP
Replies: 46
Views: 10262

Re: Video of DL 744 low-pass over MSP

cokepopper wrote:
Very nice thanks for posting. Personally I don’t think it can compare to the final L1011 ATL flyover (gear up)


We were supposed to do the same in ATL after take-off that morning, loop around and do a fly-by before heading to MSP. The weather did not cooperate.

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by delta747tlv
Tue Dec 19, 2017 7:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL 158, Last DL 747 flight
Replies: 125
Views: 20584

Re: DL 158, Last DL 747 flight

Delta botched this farewell tour good. Oh yeah, have you been here? Or is that your view from your armchair sitting back critiquing the world. https://static.seattletimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/e626fa48-e446-11e7-a4e1-89f87111a34a-1020x627.jpg it’s been pretty amazing from where I stand, bu...

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by delta747tlv
Thu Dec 14, 2017 3:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL moves last 747 flight
Replies: 29
Views: 6216

Re: DL moves last 747 flight

So it is flying to Paine Field now but I cannot find any info on the times. Can anyone tell me as I would like to go see her one more time and KPAE is far more convenient. On the farewell tour, #9771 on 18dec from DTW. Schedule has it arriving at 0915, departing at 1215 to SeaTac for the hangar par...

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by delta747tlv
Thu Nov 30, 2017 2:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta's Official Goodbye Itinerary for the Iconic 747
Replies: 69
Views: 13148

Re: Delta's Official Goodbye Itinerary for the Iconic 747

Looks like DL is charging its own employees to fly on one of these farewell flights. At a discount and all proceeds go to charity. United didn't do that. United had a bidding process but didn't charge. Thoughts on this? New process announced today, seats will be distributed to active employees and ...

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by delta747tlv
Wed Nov 29, 2017 10:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: APA: Thousands of AA flights scheduled without pilots due to system error
Replies: 129
Views: 21469

Re: APA: Thousands of AA flights scheduled without pilots due to system error

The carrier will get a re-do, one way or another. I've got a feeling offering the 1.5X pay was there way of "playing nice." Now, should they have reached out to union officials first, most likely, but they aren't required to. They could have just sent a memo that said there was a screw up...

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by delta747tlv
Wed Nov 15, 2017 4:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta 747 Farewell Tour
Replies: 2
Views: 493

Delta 747 Farewell Tour

The information is finally public and I can share it. I’ll be there on 20DEC for ATL to MSP and back for anyone who wants to join.

http://news.delta.com/seven-things-know-about-delta-s-big-goodbye-iconic-747

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by delta747tlv
Mon Nov 13, 2017 9:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 11/12/2017: AM Drops MIA-MID; UA; DL; B6 Cuts Back SJU Further
Replies: 28
Views: 7833

Re: OAG Changes 11/12/2017: AM Drops MIA-MID; UA; DL; B6 Cuts Back SJU Further

Thanks as always for putting all of this together every week! DL ATL-LHR JAN 3>4 FEB 1.8>3 Is this a pure addition or is this related to the ongoing engine issues at VS? I don't recall seeing a reduction filed for them. 787 engines, JFK-LHR Is keeping the 4th flight on the DL side for Jan and Feb w...

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by delta747tlv
Sat Nov 04, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 747-400 Passenger Fleet Tracking/Retirements Thread
Replies: 138
Views: 36055

Re: Boeing 747-400 Passenger Fleet Tracking/Retirements Thread

Delta’s final flights will be a domestic farewell tour Dec 18-20

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by delta747tlv
Tue Oct 31, 2017 4:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What was DL's first 747 route?
Replies: 7
Views: 1571

Re: What was DL's first 747 route?

http://www.airlinereporter.com/2015/10/delta-boeing-747-100/

N9896
25 October 1970: Atlanta-Dallas-Los Angeles

If you want to know for the -400, I'm gonna guess MSP-NRT, but not sure.

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by delta747tlv
Fri Oct 27, 2017 3:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL70 ATL-AMS October 26, 2017
Replies: 16
Views: 4818

Re: DL70 ATL-AMS October 26, 2017

77B departing at 0030 to recover
http://flightaware.com/live/flight/DAL9928

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by delta747tlv
Sat Oct 21, 2017 2:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will we ever see US to Vietnam nonstop?
Replies: 31
Views: 8040

Will we ever see US to Vietnam nonstop?

Saw these interesting numbers on the TG thread for unserved routes and made me wonder if this will ever happen? 1) LAX-SGN 203,359 2) DAC-JFK 138,467 3) BKK-MAN 133,631 4) BKK-JFK 127,994 5) SFO-SGN 127,016 LAX would be a tossup between DL and AA, SFO would be UA clearly, but will they ever go for i...

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by delta747tlv
Wed Sep 13, 2017 10:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Would UA and/or AA adopt a similar p2p/focus city strategy to keep up with DL?
Replies: 71
Views: 10586

Re: Would UA and/or AA adopt a similar p2p/focus city strategy to keep up with DL?

I think this is worth a second mention. Compared to DL, AA and UA--either combined or individually--dominate most of the largest markets in the US. Out of the top 20 primary statistical areas (PSAs) in the US, DL has hubs in 3 (NYC, LA, Boston), AA has 7 (NYC, LA, Chicago, Washington, Dallas, Phila...

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by delta747tlv
Sat Jul 08, 2017 11:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta "security incident" - passenger attempts to open exit door
Replies: 117
Views: 16043

Re: Delta "security incident" - passenger attempts to enter cockpit

I don't think they deserve to lose their job, but in the world of airline travel benefits, you are liable for every action of someone traveling with your benefits, they represent you. They are and will be held responsible for this incident and will probably be terminated, barring lots of luck and se...

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by delta747tlv
Wed Jun 07, 2017 9:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA closing its EZE crew base
Replies: 33
Views: 9817

Re: BA closing its EZE crew base

Of course not. Do you think ET has Norwegian-speaking crew on their OSL flights? Or TK has Vietnamese-speakers on their SGN flights?... That would be virtually impossible. SkyTeam requires to have the announcement made in the local language of the destination country (or origin, whatever) if the fl...

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by delta747tlv
Sat May 27, 2017 6:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Southwest add new nonstops to additional destinations out of DAL?
Replies: 58
Views: 8461

Re: Will Southwest add new nonstops to additional destinations out of DAL?

Delta isn't going anywhere anytime soon

wnflyguy wrote:
WN could easily add a daily nonstop to each of the 5 cities you mentioned. Once Delta gets removed from the gate they have no legal rights to that will free up 5 slots on that gate.

Flyguy

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by delta747tlv
Mon May 08, 2017 5:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LY announces TLV-MIA staring November
Replies: 62
Views: 8761

Re: LY announces TLV-MIA staring November

What are the largest transfer markets between TLV and MIA? I would consider IST, ZRH, FRA, LHR, to be the biggest transfer airports between TLV and MIA. I may be missing a few, but please tell me them. I imagine JFK (DL) and EWR (UA) would be up there as well. Its way easier to connect in Europe, I...

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by delta747tlv
Thu Apr 27, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United outlines changes to make flying "friendly" again
Replies: 99
Views: 9795

Re: United outlines changes to make flying "friendly" again

You think FAs are underpaid but are advocating for them to be shoved in motels by the airport so you can pay less and get more Respectfully- Those X ray machine barriers were a United thing. NWA/DL/CO/US/TW/AA all balked at UAL for doing this. Yes you can place multiple 50 plus pound bags in a overh...

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by delta747tlv
Thu Apr 27, 2017 4:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta's Turn: Pax removed from plane
Replies: 177
Views: 19211

Re: Delta's Turn: Pax removed from plane

There is definitely a limit to how power-trippy a FA should be allowed to get. They think they are police, or greater... They just aren't. This guy, Dao, and countless other people doing simple human things are thrown disgustingly off a plane. It makes no sense. This is a plane. not a concentration...

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by delta747tlv
Wed Apr 26, 2017 3:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Applies for more HAV service
Replies: 21
Views: 4361

Re: AA Applies for more HAV service

There goes AA's changes. I think the DOT will give seven each to Delta, JetBlue and Southwest to "spread the wealth" - I cannot imagine AA getting any more frequencies. If AA or DL want more access to HAV from MIA why are they still running 738s and A320s on the route? If they're not maki...

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by delta747tlv
Wed Apr 26, 2017 3:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why many flight attendant in the US are very not customer friendly?
Replies: 79
Views: 16219

Re: Why many flight attendant in the US are very not customer friendly?

Why many customer in the US are very not flight attendant friendly?

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by delta747tlv
Sat Jan 28, 2017 4:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Muslim Woman Assaulted at JFK
Replies: 31
Views: 6346

Re: Muslim Woman Assaulted at JFK

http://news.delta.com/delta-will-not-tolerate-violence-or-bullying-any-kind Delta will not tolerate violence or bullying of any kind A Queens, N.Y., District Attorney charged Delta customer Robin A. Rhodes with assault, unlawful imprisonment, menacing and harassment as hate crimes in connection wit...

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by delta747tlv
Sat Dec 17, 2016 9:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A320 US Transcon Fuel Stops
Replies: 86
Views: 16180

Re: A320 US Transcon Fuel Stops

[photoid][/photoid] So we have some people saying there are tons of VX/B6 flights diverting, but then others are saying they don't see any. And is there any reason why we aren't hearing as many UA/DL/AA flights diverting? Just less vocal people about it or is it true? Are they better at fuel managem...

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by delta747tlv
Thu Dec 08, 2016 11:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DOT Proposes allowing voice calls onboard
Replies: 37
Views: 3401

Re: DOT Proposes allowing voice calls onboard

The NPRM number you posted is from 2014, why is this being posted now? Is there something new that has happened, I cant find any recent updates regarding this. This would be absolutely terrible and I hope the carriers continue to disallow this, passengers deserve a peaceful travel environment.

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by delta747tlv
Sat Nov 26, 2016 8:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Crazy idea for UA and DL's 747's
Replies: 38
Views: 8947

Re: Crazy idea for UA and DL's 747's

Did DL use 744 on ATL-MSP this Thanksgiving weekend like the last 2 years? 6302 (N662US) will be running domestic for the weekend 26NOV DL1640 DTW-ATL dep0710 arr0914 DL967 ATL-SEA dep1115 arr1327 DL1114 SEA-ATL dep1455 arr2228 27NOV DL967 ATL-SEA dep1115 arr1327 DL1114 SEA-ATL dep1455 arr2228 28NO...

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by delta747tlv
Wed Nov 23, 2016 5:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Crazy idea for UA and DL's 747's
Replies: 38
Views: 8947

Re: Crazy idea for UA and DL's 747's

Ship 6301 will be part of the Delta Museum in ATL

http://www.theairloomproject.com/

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by delta747tlv
Tue Oct 04, 2016 7:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Pilots Reach Comprehensive Agreement in Principal on New Contract
Replies: 18
Views: 3274

Delta Pilots Reach Comprehensive Agreement in Principal on New Contract

ATLANTA, Ga. --- This morning[Sep 30], the pilots of Delta Air Lines, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int'l (ALPA), reached a comprehensive Agreement in Principle with Delta management to amend their collective bargaining agreement. In a letter to the pilots, Delta Master Executive C...

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by delta747tlv
Thu Sep 01, 2016 12:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Pilot Crewbases at Focus Cities
Replies: 23
Views: 6682

Re: Delta Pilot Crewbases at Focus Cities

Current DL FA Bases: ATL, BOS, CVG, DTW, FLL, HNL, LAX, MCO, MSP, SEA, SLC, SFO Satellite FA Bases: ORD, PDX, PHL, RDU, SAN, TPA Pacific FA Bases: BKK, MNL, NRT, PVG, TPE You forgot the most important one, NYC. Clearly I'm biased. Do they still have the FA base at PDX or did that get closed recentl...

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by delta747tlv
Wed Aug 31, 2016 7:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How hard is it to land at LGA?
Replies: 34
Views: 10282

Re: How hard is it to land at LGA?

2 Runways

04/22 and 13/31 - each 7k ft long

KTPAFlyer wrote:
Three runways surrounded by water...

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by delta747tlv
Wed Aug 10, 2016 5:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to cut JFK-NRT, NRT-BKK/KIX; MSP-NRT decision 'pending'
Replies: 282
Views: 35445

Re: Delta to cut JFK-NRT, NRT-BKK/KIX; MSP-NRT decision 'pending'

Wow, this comes as a surprise for me. Despite them having announced cuts, I never expected Delta to cut back that much on their routes to and from Narita. I thought they would stop all intra-Asia flying, but not that they would cut routes between the US to Japan. I have spent time on the Narita vis...

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