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by BOSMEMFlyer
Tue Jun 25, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 2157
Views: 275941

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

I don't want to draw too much attention to the employee, but someone I follow on social media who would know something like this confirmed LH bringing A380 service to BOS next year. Seemed to indicate it would be on MUC service, though

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Wed Apr 17, 2019 2:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Chick-fil-A Hits Turbulence At Three U.S. Airports
Replies: 165
Views: 14753

Chick-fil-A Hits Turbulence At Three U.S. Airports

https://www.bisnow.com/national/news/retail/pressure-mounts-to-make-some-us-airports-a-chick-fil-a-no-fly-zone-98524?rt=68538 Seems like Chick-fil-A is running into some problems at now three U.S. airports (I only knew of the problem it was getting in SAT), but it sounds like most of the other airpo...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Wed Apr 10, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 2157
Views: 275941

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

Also see it has YYZ on there

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Sun Mar 10, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What if a domestic flight diverts to a foreign airport?
Replies: 67
Views: 10094

Re: What if a domestic flight diverts to a foreign airport?

Was flying UA on BOS-DEN several years ago, and we had to divert to YYZ due to an engine issue. After about an hour on the plane, they had us all deplane and quarantined in a pretty isolated gate in the international terminal just vacated by an Etihad flight. We waited about five hours for a new 757...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Tue Feb 05, 2019 8:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 2157
Views: 275941

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

https://www.bisnow.com/boston/news/comm ... ects-97348
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First I've seen showing what has been said on here re: passenger count:

https://www.bisnow.com/boston/news/comm ... ects-97348

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Thu Dec 13, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2018
Replies: 2468
Views: 235150

Re: Boston aviation - 2018

https://www.bisnow.com/boston/news/office/boston-based-indigo-ag-expanding-to-tennessee-95969 One of Boston's startups is ramping up in Memphis. Might add fuel to BOS-MEM restarting on DL or beginning on B6. https://www.dailymemphian.com/article/1857/Memphis-airport-zeroes-in-on-Boston-flight-for-In...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Wed Nov 28, 2018 10:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2018
Replies: 2468
Views: 235150

Re: Boston aviation - 2018

https://www.bizjournals.com/boston/news/2018/11/28/massport-investing-big-to-handle-more-passengers.html "The expansions come while Logan prepares for some of its largest carriers – JetBlue, Delta, Southwest and United – to increase their numbers of daily flights to or from Boston. Pranckevicio...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Sun Sep 23, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2018
Replies: 2468
Views: 235150

Re: Boston aviation - 2018

It may not be HX - could be CZ and BOS-CAN 50 miles or so NW of HKG. https://ftnnews.com/aviation/34947-about-30-new-international-flight-routes-from-chinese-city-of-guangzhou I had the understanding that PVG/PEK/CAN frequencies due to bilateral are used up so not sure how this would even happen by...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Fri Oct 20, 2017 8:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 178086

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

Did y'all notice in the bid where Berlin is mentioned as a non-stop city?

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Thu Oct 19, 2017 1:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 178086

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

Your comments were the anti-Olympics motto which IMO is 100% incorrect, and 100% propaganda paid by interested parties, mostly the NIMBY's who had nightmares of strangers coming into their million dollar home neighborhoods. To compare Rio and Brazil to Boston/U.S. is ludicrous. Why not bring up pas...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Wed Jul 26, 2017 6:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 178086

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

ooo love the futuristic design of the new gates!

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Mon Jul 03, 2017 1:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 178086

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

So not to go completely off the rails (maybe we need a Crazy Boston Aviation Ideas thread for this), but the now-closed UA/JetBlue merger thread got me thinking. Moving past the likely/unlikely debate of it all, say it did happen...BOS would be a very interesting overnight Star hub. The existing int...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Mon Apr 24, 2017 3:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 178086

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

Hopefully the DL and B6 expansion mitigates some of the international reduction as far as EOY numbers

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Thu Apr 20, 2017 6:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MEM to release new plans for Concourse redo on 4-20
Replies: 15
Views: 2977

Re: MEM to release new plans for Concourse redo on 4-20

Yes! Beautiful improvement and excellent planning. Plus, there are two open gates to handle that MUCH NEEDED B6 BOS-MEM flight :)

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Thu Apr 20, 2017 2:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 178086

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

All of this growth in Boston has been a flash in the pan. In five years, I'd be surprised if Boston has much more than it had five years ago. It's a nice little city but it's not in the same league as Cathay Pacific's other US destinations for example. With all due respect, you have no clue what yo...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Wed Mar 15, 2017 6:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2017
Replies: 1559
Views: 178086

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 13

Dumb question, as I know it's only a daily flight...but things are getting to be a bit crowded in that A/B alley, no?

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Thu Feb 16, 2017 6:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is President Going to Budge on PFC?
Replies: 0
Views: 452

Is President Going to Budge on PFC?

https://www.bisnow.com/boston/news/othe ... 1?rt=36541
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Glad to see BOS ahead of the curve here =) However, what is interesting is that airports are pushing for an uptick on the PFC to pay for these projects.

https://www.bisnow.com/boston/news/othe ... 1?rt=36541

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Wed Feb 15, 2017 2:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BOS Terminal C Question
Replies: 8
Views: 1726

Re: BOS Terminal C Question

That's a brilliant tool, @cosyr...and curse you for giving me such a fun distraction!

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Wed Feb 15, 2017 1:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BOS Terminal C Question
Replies: 8
Views: 1726

BOS Terminal C Question

Hi all, I know there is a Boston aviation thread, but this is more a history of terminal C question...the new E-C connector brought updated gates for JetBlue's ops at Logan; however, what's the age of the rest? I know the check-in area has been renovated, but do we have years on the piers/when they ...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Fri Jan 27, 2017 8:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On In Nashville? Part 2
Replies: 540
Views: 42454

Re: What's Going On In Nashville? Part 2

There was an article in the NBJ this week saying BNA was quickly trying to throw together an improved albeit temporary international gate, so maybe this will FINALLY be the time something juicy is announced?

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Thu Jan 26, 2017 2:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates one off A380 to BOS January 26, 2017
Replies: 30
Views: 5420

Re: Emirates one off A380 to BOS January 26, 2017

Haha was seriously considering taking a late lunch and driving to Castle Island (if she comes in from the south) to watch the landing

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Wed Dec 07, 2016 7:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MEM Air Service Announcement Tomorrow
Replies: 53
Views: 6629

Re: MEM Air Service Announcement Tomorrow

Aren't we also due for an update on what the modernization is going to look like? I feel like there was an announcement in the last few months saying they were going to scrap what had previously been presented in favor of something new "in light of BNA." (which drew the ire of many) I thou...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Wed Dec 07, 2016 3:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MEM Air Service Announcement Tomorrow
Replies: 53
Views: 6629

Re: MEM Air Service Announcement Tomorrow

Air Canada resumes MEM-YYZ service!

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Tue Dec 06, 2016 9:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MEM Air Service Announcement Tomorrow
Replies: 53
Views: 6629

MEM Air Service Announcement Tomorrow

MEM Airport Twitter handle announcing that tomorrow will bring an "exciting announcement" tomorrow regarding new nonstop service. Any guesses? Cautious optimist in me says this is another Allegiant add. From there, I think it could be AA to LAX or UA for SFO per MEM's push for more West Co...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Thu Dec 01, 2016 7:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation - Part 12
Replies: 293
Views: 29292

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 12

hublet.... I see what you did there... smart move because you know some on here will decry us calling it a real hub (which even DL state that it is!) Nice upgauge by DL though... Exactly! You gotta be careful how you phrase things :D What other destinations do you think they'll add to get to 120ish...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Wed Oct 05, 2016 1:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation - Part 11
Replies: 295
Views: 29771

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 11

LH is removing 747 from the second BOS-FRA flight in S17 and putting A333 instead. That's a fairly big drop in seats around 100. http://www.routesonline.com/news/38/air ... f-05oct16/ I would guess the A380 is coming...we have a Lufthansa/Star Alliance rep at work, and they were chatting about how ...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Tue Aug 16, 2016 1:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation - Part 10
Replies: 692
Views: 68669

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 10

RE: DL and LHR, do we think it's likely that they downgauge to a 757 or just shift ops entirely to VS? I get February is a slower month, but should we be a bit worried about the numbers on TK? Lastly, I'm waiting for more reliable sources on the E expansion delay...purely anecdotal, but I really don...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Tue Aug 09, 2016 9:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation - Part 10
Replies: 692
Views: 68669

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 10

http://www.eastietimes.com/2016/08/05/l ... rthcoming/ Eastie placated on terminal E expansion? Over on the Logan thread at ArchBoston, you can find an environmental report that has basically a massing idea of the expansion...looks to be 7ish new gates (on top of the A380 work underway now) that go ...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Sat Aug 06, 2016 1:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Played Version of Movie without Same Sex Kissing
Replies: 51
Views: 8267

Re: DL Played Version of Movie without Same Sex Kissing

I remember seeing Diablo Cody (at that point, she was best known for directing "Juno") had her new film "Jennifer's Body" out on my flight from IAH-EWR (I think it was still CO at that point), so I turned it on. I had heard it was quirky but violent and just assumed they would ed...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Sat Aug 06, 2016 1:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which US airport needs Asia service the most?
Replies: 53
Views: 8367

Re: Which US airport needs Asia service the most?

The BNA federation on here would gladly offer up Nashville as an airport in need :)

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Thu Aug 04, 2016 2:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MEM B Concourse Modernization Being Tweaked Again
Replies: 37
Views: 2689

Re: MEM B Concourse Modernization Being Tweaked Again

Moving past the trolls, I don't think any of us MEM fans will deny that the city has been through hard times, but I do think you can see it hit rock bottom and is moving forward. New leadership in City Hall, strengthened ties with local business (ServiceMaster stays and moves HQ to downtown...woot w...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Wed Aug 03, 2016 5:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MEM B Concourse Modernization Being Tweaked Again
Replies: 37
Views: 2689

Re: MEM B Concourse Modernization Being Tweaked Again

Agreed...I flew through HOU a few months ago and thought it also had a design (also similar to DAL) that could work for MEM.

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Wed Aug 03, 2016 5:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation - Part 10
Replies: 692
Views: 68669

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 10

http://www.bostonherald.com/business/te ... from_logan

Good to see BOS-DUS is operating with a 78% LF...I was curious as to how this route was going to go when it was first announced.
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http://www.bostonherald.com/business/te ... from_logan

Good to see BOS-DUS is operating with a 78% LF...I was curious as to how this route was going to go when it was first announced.

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Wed Aug 03, 2016 3:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MEM B Concourse Modernization Being Tweaked Again
Replies: 37
Views: 2689

Re: MEM B Concourse Modernization Being Tweaked Again

I do think it needs a big modernization effort, as everyone seems to universally gripe at how old the gate ares are as much as they universally praise the BBQ. I'm curious as to what the gate number might be if they go in the direction of entirely new. I know that around 60 gates were going to be le...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Wed Aug 03, 2016 2:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MEM B Concourse Modernization Being Tweaked Again
Replies: 37
Views: 2689

Re: MEM B Concourse Modernization Being Tweaked Again

The only thing that comes to mind is that they temporarily move everyone out of B to either A or C and demolish it in favor or something entirely new OR they go along the lines of an RDU design and temporarily move everyone to B in favor of demolishing C to make it a long, legacy concourse and pseud...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Tue Aug 02, 2016 7:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nashville embarks on a 1.2 Billion Dollar renovation.
Replies: 68
Views: 6741

Re: Nashville embarks on a 1.2 Billion Dollar renovation.

[/quote] IMO it would be very sensible to build an improved international concourse where concourse D now stands while doing a less costly remodel of A, rather than a ground-up rebuild. The most likely users of international gates at BNA would be WN or AA, and any longer-haul service (i.e. LHR/NRT) ...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Tue Aug 02, 2016 4:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nashville embarks on a 1.2 Billion Dollar renovation.
Replies: 68
Views: 6741

Re: Nashville embarks on a 1.2 Billion Dollar renovation.

http://www.bizjournals.com/nashville/ne ... rades.html Behind a paywall, but the general progression--as per the CEO of BNA--appears to be garage-->international upgrades to terminal A-->maybe "Grand Ole Lobby"?-->maybe B and D?-->hotel, assuming demand is there-->transit facility if the c...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Mon Aug 01, 2016 2:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nashville embarks on a 1.2 Billion Dollar renovation.
Replies: 68
Views: 6741

Re: Nashville embarks on a 1.2 Billion Dollar renovation.

If you view it as a much-needed, phase-based modernization project, this really does look good. Maybe I'm a bit TN-biased, but anyone who has been to Middle Tennessee in the last few years knows that better transit is necessary, which is why I'm giddy that it includes a direct rail link. Kicking the...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Thu Jul 14, 2016 8:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation - Part 10
Replies: 692
Views: 68669

Re: Boston Aviation - Part 10

VS4ever wrote:
BTS Jan 2016 numbers are out: (Jan 15 in brackets)

Asia
CX - BOS-HKG - 93.2% - woah!!! surely they must be thinking about a frequency expansion here..



VERY impressive! However, isn't this poised to go daily but crew/aircraft shortages are delaying such?

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Wed Jul 13, 2016 7:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American, United upgage MEM
Replies: 4
Views: 1963

Re: American, United upgage MEM

Great to see MEM-DEN go all mainline (UA's 737-800 will complement existing A319 service)...factor in F9 going back to daily service and you have to really laud the growth!

I wonder how Allegiant is doing on LAX...seems like these westbound upgauges almost beg for another legacy to step in.

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Tue May 31, 2016 3:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 6/3/2016:DL+EWRRDU,UA-EWRXNA
Replies: 93
Views: 17360

RE: OAG Changes 6/3/2016:DL+EWRRDU,UA-EWRXNA

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/a380787" class="quote" target="_blank">a380787</a> (<a href="#58" class="quote">Reply 58</a>):<br/><i>I just test searched <acronym title="Newar...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Tue May 24, 2016 6:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American's Old BNA Hub
Replies: 62
Views: 13315

RE: American's Old BNA Hub

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Cubsrule" class="quote" target="_blank">Cubsrule</a> (<a href="#49" class="quote">Reply 49</a>):<br/><i>What numbers were those? Average load wa...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Mon May 23, 2016 10:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American's Old BNA Hub
Replies: 62
Views: 13315

RE: American's Old BNA Hub

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/CIDFlyer" class="quote" target="_blank">CIDFlyer</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i>Ive also wondered why <acronym title="No...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Wed May 04, 2016 1:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On In Nashville? Part 1
Replies: 294
Views: 36257

RE: What's Going On In Nashville?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/antoniemey" class="quote" target="_blank">antoniemey</a> (<a href="#40" class="quote">Reply 40</a>):<br/><i> And JetBlue almost has the old US b...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Tue Apr 26, 2016 7:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation - Part 9
Replies: 202
Views: 21015

RE: Boston Aviation - Part 9

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/VS4ever" class="quote" target="_blank">VS4ever</a> (<a href="#189" class="quote">Reply 189</a>):<br/><i>Let the fun of Terminal E begin, althoug...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Wed Apr 20, 2016 3:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian And MEM?
Replies: 73
Views: 11232

RE: Norwegian And MEM?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/IAHWorldFlyer" class="quote" target="_blank">IAHWorldFlyer</a> (<a href="#54" class="quote">Reply 54</a>):<br/><i>Look at the O and D from <acro...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Tue Apr 19, 2016 2:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian And MEM?
Replies: 73
Views: 11232

Norwegian And MEM?

Blergh. I want this to be true, but I don't see it happening unless there is some partnership with Viking as mentioned before...or unless JetBlue is secretly working to open a mid-continent focus city in <acronym title="Memphis - International (MEM / KMEM), USA - Tennessee">MEM</acronym> to help fee...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Wed Apr 06, 2016 9:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue's Next Big Move
Replies: 136
Views: 24136

RE: JetBlue's Next Big Move

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/VS4ever" class="quote" target="_blank">VS4ever</a> (<a href="#94" class="quote">Reply 94</a>):<br/><i>Kind of a sleeper pick, but I could see th...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Mon Mar 28, 2016 8:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jet Blue And Alaska Reportedly Make Offer For VX
Replies: 236
Views: 34367

Jet Blue And Alaska Reportedly Make Offer For VX

I know on the <acronym title="JetBlue Airways (USA)">B6</acronym> end, <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> has around 150 flts/day with the intent of <acronym title="Boston - General Edward Lawrence Logan International (BOS ...

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by BOSMEMFlyer
Mon Mar 28, 2016 3:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation - Part 9
Replies: 202
Views: 21015

RE: Boston Aviation - Part 9

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/adamh8297" class="quote" target="_blank">adamh8297</a> (<a href="#125" class="quote">Reply 125</a>):<br/><i>First <acronym title="Norwegian Air ...

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