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by nadavatar64
Sat Nov 24, 2018 10:18 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: WN's most profitable stations
Replies: 21
Views: 3560

Re: WN's most profitable stations

I think SNA, LGA, BUR, SMF and DCA are their highest yielding routes.

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by nadavatar64
Wed Nov 14, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: High frequency ULCC routes
Replies: 10
Views: 1325

Re: High frequency ULCC routes

Ryanair flies STN-DUB 8 times a day IIRC. I bet they and EasyJet both have many routes like these (probably many interhub routes).

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by nadavatar64
Fri Nov 09, 2018 10:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why UA chose LAX-MEL over SFO-MEL?
Replies: 32
Views: 5501

Re: Why UA chose LAX-MEL over SFO-MEL?

I think if UA is to expand into Australia, it will be MEL-SFO next. UA has had an established presence in MEL for well over two decades now and will probably need to consider expanding the market beyond daily flights to LAX, with MEL-SFO starting to grow, UA might be waiting to see how well QF does...

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by nadavatar64
Tue Oct 30, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Largest unserved markets from SLC?
Replies: 30
Views: 3480

Re: Largest unserved markets from SLC?

flyoregon wrote:
nadavatar64 wrote:
I think its weird AC dosent fly to SLC, YVR-SLC and YYC-SLC are two easy targets.


Why? So Delta can pulverize them?


Its like they fly to ATL, DTW, MSP and other DL hubs, its called competition.
of course Salt Lake City is a smaller O&D market but I think they do have a place there.

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by nadavatar64
Tue Oct 30, 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Largest unserved markets from SLC?
Replies: 30
Views: 3480

Re: Largest unserved markets from SLC?

I think its weird AC dosent fly to SLC, YVR-SLC and YYC-SLC are two easy targets.

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by nadavatar64
Sun Oct 28, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: The most important routes for different airlines
Replies: 43
Views: 6672

Re: The most important routes for different airlines

Well, most of the airlines have their most long haul routes and short haul routes:
TP: LIS-GRU and LIS-OPO
IB: MAD-BCN and MAD-EZE
QR: DOH-LHR
LY: TLV-JFK
LOT: KRK-WAW and WAW-ORD
AC: YYZ-YUL, YYZ-LHR and YUL-CDG
TK: IST-ESB or IST-TLV
SU: SVO-LED or SVO-JFK

and there are many more...

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by nadavatar64
Sun Oct 21, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unconfirmed: China Southern to DFW
Replies: 63
Views: 8017

Re: Unconfirmed: China Southern to DFW

Sounds too odd, especially when there is a DFW-HKG flight.
TK to DFW actually sounds pretty promising, but I think YVR/SEA would work better before.

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by nadavatar64
Sat Oct 20, 2018 2:02 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Qantas future longhaul routes
Replies: 53
Views: 8536

Re: Qantas future longhaul routes

PER-JNB is already served by SAA... does the route has enough demand for a second player? I think NOT. QF owns the big part of the pie which is SYD-JNB, and I think that route serves greatly the Australia-SA market, although Idw If it’s daily though Im not sure SYD is the big part of the pie, I thi...

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by nadavatar64
Sat Oct 20, 2018 2:02 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Qantas future longhaul routes
Replies: 53
Views: 8536

Re: Qantas future longhaul routes

PER-JNB is already served by SAA... does the route has enough demand for a second player? I think NOT. QF owns the big part of the pie which is SYD-JNB, and I think that route serves greatly the Australia-SA market, although Idw If it’s daily though Im not sure SYD is the big part of the pie, I thi...

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by nadavatar64
Sat Oct 20, 2018 9:46 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Unusual airline routes
Replies: 78
Views: 8162

Re: Unusual airline routes

Well PHE-DPS is also pretty strange... Is it strange because of the size of Port Hedland? Bali is one of the favorite holiday destinations for Australians. And it's only two hours flight from PHE. It also saves time transiting at DPS rather than backtracking to PER when people from Port Hedland goi...

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by nadavatar64
Fri Oct 19, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Royal Air Maroc Launches Miami in April 2019
Replies: 19
Views: 4284

Re: Royal Air Maroc Launches Miami in April 2019

That one is pretty odd, I hope it would work for them.

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by nadavatar64
Fri Oct 19, 2018 4:17 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Unusual airline routes
Replies: 78
Views: 8162

Re: Unusual airline routes

Hey guys, To me the proposed Vietnam Airlines service to Port Hedland, Western Australia was totally crazy... And then it was suggested that the flight would continue on to Auckland, New Zealand! Crazier still! Haven't heard anything about it for a few months ago now... The Jetstar Dreamliner fligh...

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by nadavatar64
Thu Oct 05, 2017 2:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DFW-FCO/AMS Performance
Replies: 21
Views: 4536

Re: DFW-FCO/AMS Performance

AA does plenty of interline connections beyond AMS, FRA, all their European destinations. It might not be oneworld, but they certainly do offer connections, and a lot of the passengers do travel onward beyond AMS on KL and FRA respectively. Every time I've gotten off a DFW - FRA flight there have b...

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by nadavatar64
Thu Oct 05, 2017 2:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Update on Hawaiian - Interview of Dunkerley in SA
Replies: 24
Views: 4696

Re: Update on Hawaiian - Interview of Dunkerley in SA

HKG seems like a good choice, its weird it hasnt been served by now. I also think PVG could do well.

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by nadavatar64
Sat Sep 23, 2017 1:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What are chances LGU (Logan, UT) gets air service?
Replies: 10
Views: 1186

Re: What are chances LGU (Logan, UT) gets air service?

I think UA to DEN or AA to PHX are the most likely to happen.

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by nadavatar64
Fri Sep 22, 2017 10:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian considering expanding services in SWF
Replies: 59
Views: 7454

Re: Norwegian considering expanding services in SWF

I wonder if PVD also going well for them. Anyway I think MAN/BHX or maybe something more risky like ABZ or NCL can work.

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by nadavatar64
Thu Sep 21, 2017 4:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Airlines mulls 787s, A350s, refutes 747-8i order, eyes China growth
Replies: 32
Views: 7190

Re: Turkish Airlines mulls 787s, A350s, refutes 747-8i order, eyes China growth

NichCage wrote:
Turkish Airlines serves Beijing, Shanghai, and Guangzhou. What city would they serve next in China?

Istanbul to Sydney would basically be a few hours longer then from Istanbul to Jakarta. A 77L could even do if I bet.


I think CTU, CKG and maybe HGH might work, like 3 times a week.

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by nadavatar64
Sat Sep 16, 2017 8:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Icelandair Announces DFW
Replies: 90
Views: 10009

Re: Icelandair Announces DFW

The distance is 3250 nmi...8 nmi longer than KEF-PDX. I have to wonder if there will be any sort of winter restriction. But I expect FI to win out, as the plane they're using is right-sized...116t MTOW versus 238t MTOW. This is where WW could really be using the A321neo, but that would be heavily r...

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by nadavatar64
Tue Sep 12, 2017 6:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WOW Air to start Iceland - Israel flights
Replies: 54
Views: 8582

Re: WOW Air to start Iceland - Israel flights

I have made some dummy bookings and for most of the markets WOW's fares were not that low, I do hope they will manage to succeed.

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by nadavatar64
Tue Sep 12, 2017 6:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX to BCN Performance
Replies: 14
Views: 3653

Re: CX to BCN Performance

fjmm92 wrote:
Stats of the second month of the route (August):

-Number of flights: 34 (A359)
-Pax: 8.587
-Load factor: 90%


Wow that seems high! I do wonder if they manage to fill the front seats and if so what are the yields.

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by nadavatar64
Tue Sep 12, 2017 6:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: RJ 787 at TLV on Sunday ?
Replies: 9
Views: 2164

Re: RJ 787 at TLV on Sunday ?

I dont think its that rare, IIRC they have used the 787 to TLV this summer regularly.

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by nadavatar64
Mon Sep 11, 2017 4:41 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What new routes do you want from your home airport?
Replies: 122
Views: 8182

Re: What new routes do you want from your home airport?

From TLV:
-ORD on LY/UA.
-PHL back on AA.
-DXB/DOH on EK/QR respectively(probably not going to happen).
-LIS on TP.
-SIN on SQ.
-DEL on AI.
-GRU on LY/LATAM.
-ATL on DL.
-JFK on AA.
-SAS to OSL/CPH/ARN.

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by nadavatar64
Mon Sep 11, 2017 4:27 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: The best/worst looking airliner?
Replies: 55
Views: 4444

Re: The best/worst looking airliner?

Best: A340-500/600 and 747-8.
Worst: 737-800(very boring) and MD-88.

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by nadavatar64
Mon Sep 11, 2017 3:48 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Favourite/Best airline names
Replies: 8
Views: 1791

Re: Favourite/Best airline names

Vueling, Wizz Air, Avianca, TACA and all the Virgins:) .

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by nadavatar64
Sun Sep 10, 2017 3:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH B747-8 to Dubai
Replies: 26
Views: 7450

Re: LH B747-8 to Dubai

I remember someone saying that FRA-DXB is one of LH's most profitable routes, I wonder if its true. Anyhow, kudos to LH!

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by nadavatar64
Sun Sep 10, 2017 11:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAH Future Routes
Replies: 57
Views: 7216

Re: IAH Future Routes

I dont see TLV happening, the market is small and it would have to rely on connections. HKG seems like an interesting choice but that might take a while. I think CDG is a pretty big hole in the system. I think a seasonal BRU/ZRH flight might work.

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by nadavatar64
Sun Sep 10, 2017 11:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philippines Airlines loads YYZ nonstop
Replies: 21
Views: 5627

Re: Philippines Airlines loads YYZ nonstop

CHI2DFW wrote:
Damn! Thought DTW was a given, oh well.


I think it would work better with an A380...

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by nadavatar64
Fri Sep 08, 2017 1:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Icelandair to increase S18 frequecies to some Canadian cities
Replies: 13
Views: 3484

Re: Icelandair to increase S18 frequecies to some Canadian cities

The question remains at when YQB will be added. That could be an interesting new destination, as there are no direct flights to Europe . I assume we will see a few destinations added when the 737MAX arrive at FI. Regarding the frequency increase, FI always tries to up the frequency to at least 4 ti...

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by nadavatar64
Sat Aug 19, 2017 5:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier to Offer Connections in CVG/CLE/MCO/AUS + possibly more cities
Replies: 27
Views: 4736

Re: Frontier to Offer Connections in CVG/CLE/MCO/AUS + possibly more cities

Do they have alot of connecting pax in DEN? I thought it was more of an O&D hub.

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by nadavatar64
Tue Aug 15, 2017 8:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TK and QR Loads from MIA
Replies: 39
Views: 7007

Re: TK and QR Loads from MIA

A bit off topic, but what other US airports posts LFs like MIA's website?

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by nadavatar64
Thu Aug 10, 2017 3:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA announces start of PAE-SFO and PAE-DEN
Replies: 115
Views: 15809

Re: UA announces start of PAE-SFO and PAE-DEN

Wow I did not expect this! Epic move by UA!

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by nadavatar64
Wed Aug 09, 2017 11:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Avianca will start GRU-JFK next December
Replies: 5
Views: 1445

Re: Avianca will start GRU-JFK next December

Thats great! I guess MIA is going well for them.

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by nadavatar64
Tue Aug 08, 2017 6:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iberia New Destinations?
Replies: 64
Views: 11203

Re: Iberia New Destinations?

Jayafe wrote:
Slightly off topic, which flagship route you think IB should use for marketing the A359 next year? Established or new destination?


I think EZE/MEX/GRU/SCL, I think those are IB's flagship routes.

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by nadavatar64
Sun Aug 06, 2017 8:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iberia New Destinations?
Replies: 64
Views: 11203

Re: Iberia New Destinations?

I think WAW and HEL can be added.

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by nadavatar64
Sun Aug 06, 2017 3:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA's Next US Destination
Replies: 455
Views: 54995

Re: BA's Next US Destination

Is BA starting LHR-BNA? Because if not I think BNA could be a good addition to BA.

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by nadavatar64
Thu Aug 03, 2017 2:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unserved routes from Helsinki
Replies: 20
Views: 3274

Re: Unserved routes from Helsinki

I think HEL is well covered, if not overserved because of AY's big hub in HEL. Also I think those Anna.aero figures are wrong, they are based on the number of searches for a flight and not on PDEW.

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by nadavatar64
Wed Aug 02, 2017 5:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TAP Portugal to lease additional A330neo capacity
Replies: 16
Views: 3524

Re: TAP Portugal to lease additional A330neo capacity

globalcabotage wrote:
Well they need planes to serve: BNA, CLE, CMH, CVG, DTW, IND, MCI, MKE, PDX, SEA, SLC, STL, etc.


Yes, but I think DTW will work better with an A380, DTW-LIS is a huge market!

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by nadavatar64
Tue Aug 01, 2017 12:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TP to add CUR stop on CCS flights
Replies: 30
Views: 6403

Re: TP to add CUR stop on CCS flights

It seems (according to local sources in CCS, can't find any sources online) that TP will run LIS-CUR-CCS-LIS flights from now on, with the crew change being at CUR (which is the whole idea of this, of course). I have no further details on this (dates, traffic rights to CUR, etc.), but will revert a...

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by nadavatar64
Mon Jul 31, 2017 6:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Avianca suspends flights to BGI indefinitely
Replies: 26
Views: 5372

Re: Avianca suspends flights to BGI indefinitely

The flight had 42.5% load factor, more like low factor...

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by nadavatar64
Sun Jul 30, 2017 9:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH at TPA - chance of going mainline?
Replies: 12
Views: 2476

Re: LH at TPA - chance of going mainline?

I think if MCO can handle LH mainline, so does TPA.

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by nadavatar64
Sat Jul 29, 2017 2:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MAD-MIA market
Replies: 4
Views: 1330

MAD-MIA market

I know that MAD-MIA is a big market. It is served by three airlines(IB,AA and UX) and was flown by 618,977 pax in 2016 according to Wikipedia. I do realise that its a big market but my question is why? Is it because of historic ties? Because both cities have rich Hispanic culture and history and of ...

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by nadavatar64
Thu Jul 27, 2017 3:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: It's been fun seeing the small international growth at SLC, what's next?
Replies: 41
Views: 4532

Re: It's been fun seeing the small international growth at SLC, what's next?

redzeppelin wrote:
I would love to see HA get creative and respond with something like PVU-HNL. I think the market is there, especially if they go less than daily.


If HA is about to serve Salt Lake City it will probably be from SLC, not PVU.

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by nadavatar64
Thu Jul 27, 2017 1:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: It's been fun seeing the small international growth at SLC, what's next?
Replies: 41
Views: 4532

Re: It's been fun seeing the small international growth at SLC, what's next?

I think there is a good chance that Condor will start a SLC-FRA route.

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by nadavatar64
Tue Jul 25, 2017 6:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DFW Foreign Carrier Estimated May 2017 Loads
Replies: 9
Views: 1804

Re: DFW Foreign Carrier Estimated May 2017 Loads

The link dosent work, can someone please post the loads?

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by nadavatar64
Mon Jul 24, 2017 1:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: El Al add "proudly all Boeing" on new 787
Replies: 5
Views: 2088

Re: El Al add "proudly all Boeing" on new 787

Spiderguy252 wrote:
Wow, that graphic is tiny.

Should have been "Proudly all Boeing...perhaps not out of choice." :mrgreen:

:lol: :lol: :lol:
I wonder if after the merger with Israir they will still be "Proudly all Boeing"...

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by nadavatar64
Mon Jul 24, 2017 1:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Level to USA
Replies: 25
Views: 4464

Re: Level to USA

I think its about time Level/DY will start a BCN-BOS flight.

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by nadavatar64
Mon Jul 17, 2017 1:56 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Over served cities
Replies: 6
Views: 1604

Re: Over served cities

Basically as you have mentioned, alot of larger hubs are over served like ATL, DFW, CLT, FRA, DXB, DOH and I can keep on going. Im not saying some of the airports I have mentioned dont have high O&D pax numbers, but most of the traffic is connecting pax.

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by nadavatar64
Fri Jul 14, 2017 4:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The State of Israel looking at Tel Aviv-Jeddah flights for Hajj pilgrims
Replies: 29
Views: 6378

Re: The State of Israel looking at Tel Aviv-Jeddah flights for Hajj pilgrims

On paper it seems like a good idea, there are about a million and a half muslim citizens in Israel. But in reality, there is no way it is going to work unfortunately.

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by nadavatar64
Thu Jul 13, 2017 1:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Man Checks In Single Can of Beer on Qantas Flight
Replies: 62
Views: 10191

Re: Man Checks In Single Can of Beer on Qantas Flight

This man is a legend!

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by nadavatar64
Thu Jul 13, 2017 1:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unserved markets in the US.
Replies: 118
Views: 13232

Re: Unserved markets in the US.

DTW to everywhere.

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