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by mugler
Mon Sep 02, 2019 10:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HURRICANE DORIAN Cancellations, Deviations, and Aftereffects Thread
Replies: 190
Views: 28628

Re: HURRICANE DORIAN Cancellations, Deviations, and Aftereffects Thread

Brickell305 wrote:
maddogjt8d wrote:
Anyone know what BahamasAir is doing with their fleet?

NAS never closed.


If NAS and MIA were never closed I wonder why UP cancelled all their MIA flights yesterday?

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by mugler
Sun Aug 25, 2019 4:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tax man comes after Interjet; SSJ fleet put up for sale
Replies: 37
Views: 6981

Re: Tax man comes after Interjet; SSJ fleet put up for sale

In all fairness the plane is very nice & efficient when it has parts. If they could get parts, on time, vs Russia's awful reputation for being bad at parts supply. There would be more buyers. Thats why I worry about the MC-21. If they don't fix the parts supply chain the orders will die off fas...

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by mugler
Sun Aug 25, 2019 4:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mexico's president suggests his government may resucitate Mexicana de Aviacion
Replies: 40
Views: 6524

Re: Mexico's president suggests his government may resucitate Mexicana de Aviacion

Say they do in fact relaunch MX, where would they be based? They can't get into MEX unless 4O an Y4 give the slots "back" Is there enough room for another carrier in the market? With the economic crisis that is bound to happen in Mexico I doubt it. As much as I'd love to see MX back in the...

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by mugler
Tue Jul 16, 2019 1:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed: EK launching MEX via BCN
Replies: 67
Views: 13472

Re: Rumor : Big news for EK and BCN. Here we go, Mexico !

I wonder how AM and DL will react if true. AM started flying to BCN recently

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by mugler
Sun Jul 14, 2019 3:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Estelar + Hi Fly: A380 on CCS-EZE route?
Replies: 34
Views: 7477

Re: Estelar + Hi Fly: A380 on CCS-EZE route?

Is CCS even capable of operating or managing the A380? Those flights must be leaving packed from CCS but going back empty I suppose.

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by mugler
Mon Jun 17, 2019 12:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta luggage abuse
Replies: 107
Views: 11702

Re: Delta luggage abuse

New Mexico connecting to Canada was likely on Delta Connection. Add in all the outsourced baggage handlers and it is almost certain that her bag was destroyed by a third party contractor and not a Delta employee. Yet the general public will believe it was Delta's fault. I've seen the way third part...

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by mugler
Fri Jun 14, 2019 3:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta luggage abuse
Replies: 107
Views: 11702

Re: Delta luggage abuse

New Mexico connecting to Canada was likely on Delta Connection. Add in all the outsourced baggage handlers and it is almost certain that her bag was destroyed by a third party contractor and not a Delta employee. Yet the general public will believe it was Delta's fault. I've seen the way third part...

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by mugler
Thu Jun 06, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 210
Views: 20335

Re: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2019

XL Airways and Corsair will start flying to CDG and ORY respectively soon. Along with AA's and AF's flights we'll have 4 non-stop flights to Paris for the summer. I thought winter was bigger hence why AF sends the A380 during the winter months.

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by mugler
Wed Mar 20, 2019 8:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Interjet on brink of collapse?
Replies: 53
Views: 15610

Re: Interjet on brink of collapse?

Sad to see my favorite low cost carrier suffering. Unfortunately, an airline which had the best legroom, low prices, free snacks/drinks, and a high baggage allowance, coupled with low load factors was never meant to last. I hope that they get well soon. Except that all those perks and benefits are ...

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by mugler
Mon Jan 28, 2019 12:04 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: TSA pre-check disappeared from MIA
Replies: 7
Views: 2361

Re: TSA pre-check disappeared from MIA

syvjeff wrote:
Just flew out of MIA early yesterday morning (Saturday 1/26). TSA Pre-check was open in 1 location towards the First Class Priority area.


Thats checkpoint 2 which is TSA Pre, aside from that one I believe one of the checkpoints in concourse H also offers tsa pre sometimes

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by mugler
Thu Jan 24, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeromexico resumes non-stop flights to Barcelona in S19
Replies: 16
Views: 2282

Re: Aeromexico resumes non-stop flights to Barcelona in S19

So if Emirates goes ahead as planned with the route will AM cancel again the route?

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by mugler
Sat Dec 29, 2018 3:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American to begin flights to Cordoba, Argentina..can Delta be next?
Replies: 12
Views: 2286

Re: American to begin flights to Cordoba, Argentina..can Delta be next?

Didnt AR fly COR-MIA but stopped it shortly after?

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by mugler
Sun Dec 23, 2018 6:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UAE and Mexican authorities working on establishing flights
Replies: 30
Views: 4477

Re: UAE and Mexican authorities working on establishing flights

Is the BCN stopover that has Mexico worried? Is it gate space? Or is there another reason why a treaty is being delayed? I thought pressure and cries from AM (and DL?) to the Mexican authorities regarding EK flying to BCN and MEX were the issue and nothing else. They could buy the slots from say In...

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by mugler
Thu Dec 20, 2018 4:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated - Southwest pulls out of Mexico City
Replies: 143
Views: 23517

Re: Southwest returns additional MEX slots to DOT

Right now FR24 shows 4 daily departures to/from MEX. Will it go down to 2 daily then? Was it ever 6 daily flights? Thats a lot of flights into Houston from Mexico considering UA 6 daily, 4O 2 daily and AM 1-2 daily?

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by mugler
Mon Oct 29, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mexico city's new airport to be canceled
Replies: 97
Views: 23884

Re: Mexico city's new airport to be canceled

What an atrocious decision made by the AMLO administration. This will affect passengers, airlines, tourism, the economy and the ability to build a one of a kind megahub.

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by mugler
Sat Aug 18, 2018 5:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Was the MD-87 a failure?
Replies: 46
Views: 10138

Re: Was the MD-87 a failure?

Aeromexico operated around 15-16 MD87s back in the day. I flew on one MEX-DFW around 2006.

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by mugler
Wed Jun 20, 2018 7:17 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Could WOW launch service to MEX or SAO?
Replies: 2
Views: 351

Re: Could WOW launch service to MEX or SAO?

When WOW was flying to MIA I saw many pax connecting to europe or going to iceland mex-mia-kef.. so could see a mex flight work.

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by mugler
Thu Jun 07, 2018 2:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AM adds PUJ plus more Latin American destinations
Replies: 71
Views: 5732

Re: AM adds PUJ plus more Latin American destinations

According to this article, Colombia is AM's most important Latin American market and the airline is studying more destinations in the country. https://www.eleconomista.com.mx/empresas/Aeromexico-espera-movilizar-400000-pasajeros-a-Colombia-en-2018-20180517-0055.html I would think they would be cons...

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by mugler
Fri Apr 27, 2018 8:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dynamic exits BK, seeks to grow fleet, use Eastern Air Lines name
Replies: 98
Views: 19399

Re: Dynamic exits BK, seeks to grow fleet, use Eastern Air Lines name

Well theres a 738W in eastern colors but with Swift air titles in blue where the eastern titles used to be ill try to take a pic when i can, there’s also a 767 wearing swift air’s new paint job at MIA

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by mugler
Wed Apr 11, 2018 1:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airline Alliances that Carriers not in an Alliance Would Join
Replies: 65
Views: 5869

Re: Airline Alliances that Carriers not in an Alliance Would Join

I wish 4O (Interjet) would join OW and fill Mexicana's spot. They already codeshare with AA, IB, and LA and have agreements with BA

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by mugler
Tue Mar 20, 2018 3:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DFW Foreign Carrier Estimated January 2018 Loads
Replies: 18
Views: 2698

Re: DFW Foreign Carrier Estimated January 2018 Loads

I dont understand why Interjet keeps having 2 daily flights to DFW one of them being a RON with such bad load factors.

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by mugler
Sat Jan 27, 2018 3:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Interjet announces SFO with flights to CUN and GDL
Replies: 12
Views: 1639

Re: Interjet announces SFO with flights to CUN and GDL

Has the timing of the flights been released? Interjet’s San Francisco – Mexico flights will operate as follows: SAN FRANCISCO – CANCUN – SAN FRANCISCO Flight From To Departure Arrival Frequencies 831 SFO CUN 23:35 06:55 Tue., Wed., Sat. 830 CUN SFO 17:45 22:05 Tue., Wed., Sat. SAN FRANCISCO – GUADA...

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by mugler
Sat Jan 27, 2018 12:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Interjet announces SFO with flights to CUN and GDL
Replies: 12
Views: 1639

Re: Interjet announces SFO with flights to CUN and GDL

Also announced ORD-GDL daily service with A320 as well

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by mugler
Sat Dec 16, 2017 12:18 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: 20 busiest airport pairs in the Americas for 2017
Replies: 49
Views: 7194

Re: 20 busiest city pairs in the Americas for this year

william wrote:
So is Mex-Cancun a 30 minute shuttle, or widebodies to be #2 on the list?


Today flightaware shows 44 trips from MEX-CUN flown by Volaris, Aeromexico and Interjet and VivaAerobus I think Magnicharters also flies the route and no widebodies fly the route.

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by mugler
Fri Oct 27, 2017 11:55 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Next airline to join Oneworld
Replies: 25
Views: 3166

Re: Next airline to join Oneworld

I wish Interjet would join and fill Mexicana’s place but they still have a loooong way for that

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by mugler
Mon Oct 02, 2017 10:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shooting at Las Vegas Casino
Replies: 383
Views: 14522

Re: Shooting at Las Vegas Casino

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Las Vegas shooter identified as Stephen Paddock, age 64. Per NBC

Here’s a video from the scene:

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by mugler
Fri Sep 22, 2017 1:54 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: World Routes 2017
Replies: 6
Views: 1280

Re: World Routes 2017

I also want to become a route planner. For TPA I know that they will be meeting with Aeromexico, Avianca, Thomas Cook, KLM, Interjet and Volaris among others. The Tampa area actually has the largest Mexico-American population in FL according to TPA’s Air service guy. He said that Intjet and Volaris...

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by mugler
Thu Aug 31, 2017 6:34 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Next airline to serve Miami
Replies: 33
Views: 2872

Re: Next airline to serve Miami

Aer Lingus starts tomorrow, is it gonna be an A332 or A333? When is KLM coming back?

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by mugler
Wed Jul 26, 2017 12:21 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Names of cabin classes, past and present, different languages
Replies: 24
Views: 1758

Re: Names of cabin classes, past and present, different languages

In Mexico AM uses Premier Class for Business Class and MX used to call theirs Elite Class if im not mistaken.

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by mugler
Thu Jul 13, 2017 11:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Man Checks In Single Can of Beer on Qantas Flight
Replies: 62
Views: 10186

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

I once saw a flipflop coming down from a belt at MIA with a bag tag from a charter flight from Cuba and I couldn't believe it lol. Either a joke from a ramp agent or they literally checked in a flipflop

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by mugler
Tue Jul 04, 2017 2:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will JetBlue, Spirit, or Southwest ever start MIA?
Replies: 18
Views: 3257

Re: Will JetBlue, Spirit, or Southwest ever start MIA?

F9 cut a lot of flights recently due to costs and bad yields so why would another LCC start service. Volaris, a Mexican LCC also moved from FLL to MIA with a daily flight to MEX and 4 or 5 weekly to GDL a couple of months ago and they have cancelled a lot of the MEX frequencies due to high costs and...

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by mugler
Mon Apr 03, 2017 11:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Volaris to open LAX-OAX and GDL-SBD
Replies: 41
Views: 5650

Re: Volaris to open LAX-OAX and GDL-SBD

So they fly from LAX to: Mexico City, Guadalajara, Durango, Morelia, Leon/Bajio, Aguascalientes, Uruapan, Zacatecas and soon Oaxaca. Can someone post the frequencies flown to each route? Surprised they havent added Cancun given their mini hub over there. Could a Monterrey - LAX flight work as well?

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by mugler
Wed Mar 01, 2017 9:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: [VIDEO] Aeromexico Connect Embraer 145 missed approach
Replies: 19
Views: 6856

Re: Aeromexico Connect Embraer 145 missed approach (video)

the airport is MMMY (Monterrey) in another forum they were saying things changed for pilots after this was known. A stupid and irresponsable maneuver if you ask me.

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by mugler
Fri Jan 27, 2017 12:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida aviation thread - 2016-2017 (part 8)
Replies: 232
Views: 27399

Re: South Florida Aviation Thread - Part 8

Didnt MIA handle 44.3 million in 2015?

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by mugler
Fri Jan 20, 2017 8:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Berlin acquires 3 more A330s; grows US; routes; ends AA codeshares
Replies: 47
Views: 12743

Re: Air Berlin acquires 3 more A330s; grows US; routes; ends AA codeshares

The mia-txl was daily before now 5 weekly. good for them.

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by mugler
Thu Jan 19, 2017 3:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AeroMexico loads ICN schedule
Replies: 25
Views: 4709

Re: AeroMexico loads ICN schedule

Is the MTY a technical stop or is it just to pick up more passengers/cargo? Anyhow, congrats to AM !!

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by mugler
Tue Jan 10, 2017 6:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DOT Launches Divested AM/DL, MEX/JFK Slot Award Case
Replies: 101
Views: 14672

Re: DOT Launches Divested AM/DL, MEX/JFK Slot Award Case

Yes the poor utilization or slot squatting by AM was one of the arguments several airlines made during the process. Certainly, AM will have to better utilize its remaining slots if it seeks to maintain its existing schedule. Though I suspect some of the blame really goes to the Mexican authorities ...

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by mugler
Sun Jan 01, 2017 9:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Excessive capacity on MIA-DFW?
Replies: 6
Views: 1970

Re: Excessive capacity on MIA-DFW?

Bookings for today on the 777 flights MIA-DFW are:

AA61 - 283
AA2305-247
AA960-260
AA2596-247
AA1619-247

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by mugler
Sun Dec 25, 2016 7:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Russia Grounds Sukhoi Superjet Over Safety Concerns
Replies: 43
Views: 19685

Re: Russia Grounds Sukhoi Superjet Over Safety Concerns

Yeesh. Is 4O going to be grounded? Good question. I believe that a decent chunk of 4O's US ops utilize the SSJ, do they have enough A320s to cover these routes in addition to their other ops? They do not have spare aircraft for these flights. IAH, DFW, MIA, and SAT receive the SSJ in the US. HAV SN...

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by mugler
Thu Sep 08, 2016 10:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wow Air launches KEF-MIA
Replies: 28
Views: 3916

Re: Wow Air launches KEF-MIA

Congrats to WOW and MIA! Hopefully they don't have issues ala Eurowings. It will be neat to see those pink 330s here. Going to Europe will be even cheaper now I mean SAS is offering 99$ one-way tickets to Oslo and Copenhagen and WOW 198$ RT tickets for this route.

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by mugler
Tue Sep 06, 2016 11:57 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Passenger Info
Replies: 2
Views: 700

Re: Passenger Info

At my airline we print the manifest, special services, VIPs, etc. at the gate and give it to the lead FA. We also let her know if there are any issues with any pax as well or any special requests that are up to them to decide.

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by mugler
Thu Aug 18, 2016 5:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Avior gets an A340-300
Replies: 30
Views: 5665

Re: Avior gets an A340-300

Looks cool! Is it true they're going to bring it to MIA ?

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by mugler
Thu Jul 14, 2016 9:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airline of the year: Emirates
Replies: 22
Views: 4157

Re: Airline of the year: Emirates

So what about South America?? 1. LAN Airlines 2. Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras 3. Avianca 4. TAM Airlines 5. Sky Airline 6. Aerolineas Argentinas 7. Easyfly 8. Gol 9. Austral Líneas Aéreas 10. VivaColombia Thanks! Surprised Azul is on top of Avianca. Does the North America include airlines from Ca...

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by mugler
Thu Jul 14, 2016 12:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airline of the year: Emirates
Replies: 22
Views: 4157

Re: Airline of the year: Emirates

So what about South America??

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by mugler
Sat Jun 25, 2016 1:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA MIA-MID
Replies: 1
Views: 835

Re: AA MIA-MID

Will this make AM axe MID? They both flew to MTY and AM axed the route recently

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by mugler
Wed Jun 15, 2016 2:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines in talks for Miami stadium naming rights
Replies: 21
Views: 2461

Re: Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines in talks for Miami stadium naming rights

I find it interesting that they are looking into NFL stadiums now.. Given their relationship with football soccer it would make more sense to look into Beckham's future stadium no?

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by mugler
Thu Jun 02, 2016 1:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dynamic Applies For Dozen US-LatAm Routes
Replies: 19
Views: 5752

RE: Dynamic Applies For Dozen US-LatAm Routes

They have been flying JFK-CUN for a while now, at least it shows on FR24 sometimes.

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by mugler
Wed Jun 01, 2016 12:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AeroMexico Inaugural To AMS
Replies: 32
Views: 9802

RE: AeroMexico Inaugural To AMS

I wonder what their next destinations will be in the future. Will they ever fly to ICN?

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by mugler
Wed May 18, 2016 2:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airport A380 Service
Replies: 26
Views: 8695

RE: US Airport A380 Service

LH is year round to MIA AF winter only and BA winter only

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by mugler
Sat May 14, 2016 12:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mexican Senate Approves US Air Service Agreement
Replies: 34
Views: 6310

RE: Mexican Senate Approves US Air Service Agreement

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