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by LAX772LR
Sun Oct 14, 2018 10:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar's A350-1000 top-up order reportedly the long range model
Replies: 12
Views: 5833

Re: Qatar's A350-1000 top-up order reportedly the long range model

That said, one to watch will be CX... this is similar to what they said they wanted, in order to make HKG-MIA economically feasible. Can't they do that with -900ULR? With anything remotely resembling a load mix that could give MIA a snowball's chance of being profitable? ....probably not, or else t...

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by LAX772LR
Sun Oct 14, 2018 10:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Air Lines Announces 2018 September Quarter Profit
Replies: 45
Views: 6880

Re: Delta Air Lines Announces 2018 September Quarter Profit

DLs position is significantly different. AA is replacing just about everything except the 772s and intl 757s. DL already has new-build replacements being delivered (or on imminent order) for almost everything in their fleet except the 777s, int'l 757s, and newest 767s. Explain how that's "sign...

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by LAX772LR
Sun Oct 14, 2018 7:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Air Lines Announces 2018 September Quarter Profit
Replies: 45
Views: 6880

Re: Delta Air Lines Announces 2018 September Quarter Profit

DLs position is significantly different. AA is replacing just about everything except the 772s and intl 757s. DL already has new-build replacements being delivered (or on imminent order) for almost everything in their fleet except the 777s, int'l 757s, and newest 767s. Explain how that's "sign...

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by LAX772LR
Sun Oct 14, 2018 6:52 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: LAX Theme Building Saturday
Replies: 22
Views: 523

Re: LAX Theme Building Saturday

Theme building was unfortunately closed, but plan B sent us to the Proud Bird, and we ended up having a great little meetup.

Decent turnout too. Thanks to all who showed!

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by LAX772LR
Sat Oct 13, 2018 5:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: LAX Theme Building Saturday
Replies: 22
Views: 523

Re: LAX Theme Building Saturday

Still an asshole though, so nothing's changed. :biggrin:

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by LAX772LR
Sat Oct 13, 2018 5:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: LAX Theme Building Saturday
Replies: 22
Views: 523

Re: LAX Theme Building Saturday

Well, I'm definitely going.

What time do you guys plan on getting there?

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by LAX772LR
Sat Oct 13, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: LAX Theme Building Saturday
Replies: 22
Views: 523

Re: LAX Theme Building Saturday

Managed to pick the one day that it's raining here! Not sure how long I'll be at work, and if the rain continues, may not make it to LAX. Doc, you still going? Haha, exactly what I was thinking. Talk about crazy weather last night. Bad karma, Doc? Oh yeah, perhaps some clarity is in order: For thos...

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by LAX772LR
Sat Oct 13, 2018 7:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Transat not interested in NMA, thinks A321XLR by 2023, Bloomberg
Replies: 52
Views: 7963

Re: Air Transat not interested in NMA, thinks A321XLR by 2023, Bloomberg

Well, they are designing a new wing: https://www.theguardian.com/business/2018/jul/14/airbus-brexit-warning-wing-production-bristol-wales?CMP=twt_gu Link appears to be broken. What's the title? Delta said they wanted the 787-10 too but they never ordered it. For an aircraft that only just entered s...

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by LAX772LR
Sat Oct 13, 2018 4:27 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: 737 main gear doors fuel inefficiency
Replies: 25
Views: 2443

Re: 737 main gear doors fuel inefficiency

Way too simplistic of an assessment. It neglects the costs of: ⋅ man-hrs for designing new doors ⋅ certification process for new doors ⋅ modifying production, delivery, and assembly of new doors ⋅ retrofitting aircraft for doors ⋅ ...and most importa...

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by LAX772LR
Sat Oct 13, 2018 4:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa CityLine to fly the A319
Replies: 32
Views: 7423

Re: Lufthansa CityLine to fly the A319

stylo777 wrote:
with the transfer of the A340's to mainline LH

Will they maintain the "Jump" high-density configuration, or are they going to be reconfigured to what the current fleet is at now?

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by LAX772LR
Fri Oct 12, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which aircraft has the advantage - A350-900ULR v 772LR.
Replies: 14
Views: 4242

Re: Which aircraft has the advantage - A350-900ULR v 772LR.

And while that could be true to an extent, it's worth noting that unlike the 77L vs 77E, the A359ULR does not have an MTOW increase over the currently produced A359... they're both 280T. SQ22 was neither at MTOW or maximum fuel volume going SIN to EWR. ...feel free to copy/paste/quote where anyone ...

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by LAX772LR
Fri Oct 12, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Air Lines Announces 2018 September Quarter Profit
Replies: 45
Views: 6880

Re: Delta Air Lines Announces 2018 September Quarter Profit

But DL by flying a lot of older planes it owns will be hurt a lot less. That mentality is stuck about 10yrs in the past: DL is currently sporting new A359s, new A333HGWs, new 739s, new A321s..... with new A339s and new A220s freshly on the way. Yeah they have some M88s/M90s/757s/etc that are owned ...

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by LAX772LR
Fri Oct 12, 2018 8:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DE returning to MSY
Replies: 20
Views: 2866

Re: DE returning to MSY

Article confirming, from the local press: A 245-seat Boeing 767-300 aircraft will make the trans-Atlantic flight, departing New Orleans on Mondays and Thursdays at 10:20 p.m. and arriving the following day in Frankfurt at 3:05 p.m. Departures from Frankfurt will leave at 3:30 p.m. Mondays and Thursd...

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by LAX772LR
Fri Oct 12, 2018 8:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar's A350-1000 top-up order reportedly the long range model
Replies: 12
Views: 5833

Re: Qatar's A350-1000 top-up order reportedly the long range model

Hope the carpet is up to standard. :roll:

That said, one to watch will be CX... this is similar to what they said they wanted, in order to make HKG-MIA economically feasible.

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by LAX772LR
Fri Oct 12, 2018 7:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which aircraft has the advantage - A350-900ULR v 772LR.
Replies: 14
Views: 4242

Re: Which aircraft has the advantage - A350-900ULR v 772LR.

My understanding is that 159 pax is just SQ's configuration of their A359ULRs. They could have had a more 'normal' configuration, but SQ was wanting to maximize premium yields. 161 seats. And while that could be true to an extent, it's worth noting that unlike the 77L vs 77E, the A359ULR does not h...

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by LAX772LR
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: LAX Theme Building Saturday
Replies: 22
Views: 523

Re: LAX Theme Building Saturday

DocLightning wrote:
And so...would anyone like to join us?

I'm game.

Wouldn't be able to get there until about 1pm, but definitely like to do so. Never been inside the Theme building.

Is there a signup/payment, or do they just allow you to show up?

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by LAX772LR
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pope Jean Paul II African Trip On Concorde 1989
Replies: 9
Views: 1980

Re: Pope Jean Paul II African Trip On Concorde 1989

Thank you both for this complete answers. Sorry @LAX772LR it just seemed so unbelievable to me! Blue skies! It's understandable... I mean, it's not as though they could've just tweeted out his intentions back then. I remember it because it involved Concorde, but after now doing a bit of Googling, i...

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by LAX772LR
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777X House Color?
Replies: 16
Views: 6138

Re: 777X House Color?

You aren’t the only one who really liked the original 777-300ER world map house colors. At least one of the 777 Chief Pilots who flew it said she was really upset when that was repainted. Did it ever appear on anything else? I remember seeing advertisements for the defunct 717-300 proposal, shown i...

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by LAX772LR
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 777X House Color?
Replies: 16
Views: 6138

Re: 777X House Color?

The red color is no longer the official color. The blue rendering shown in the first post is the official 777X house color. Yuck. Loved the red/orange. The Blue is so closely associated with the 787. Oh well, they all suck..... they totally should've kept the 77W colors as the official house livery...

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by LAX772LR
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Inaugural SQ SIN-EWR A359ULR 11 October 2018
Replies: 143
Views: 32063

Re: Inaugural SQ SIN-EWR A359ULR 11 October 2018

SQ789 wrote:
So is the A350ULR has the same cabin as the existing 359?

No, quite different.

Way more J seats, more W, and no Y.

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by LAX772LR
Fri Oct 12, 2018 5:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pope Jean Paul II African Trip On Concorde 1989
Replies: 9
Views: 1980

Re: Pope Jean Paul II African Trip On Concorde 1989

RUN is in La Réunion. Which is a French oversea territory. But the picture was taken in LUN. Lusaka, Zambia. Because the routing departing Europe was to RUN with a stop in TNR, and then on to LUN. You don't seem to realize that RUN was the central focus of this trip, not LUN; for the simple fact th...

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by LAX772LR
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Air Lines Announces 2018 September Quarter Profit
Replies: 45
Views: 6880

Re: Delta Air Lines Announces 2018 September Quarter Profit

But DL by flying a lot of older planes it owns will be hurt a lot less. That mentality is stuck about 10yrs in the past: DL is currently sporting new A359s, new A333HGWs, new 739s, new A321s..... with new A339s and new A220s freshly on the way. Yeah they have some M88s/M90s/757s/etc that are owned ...

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by LAX772LR
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First plane painted in Sun Country’s new livery
Replies: 69
Views: 11749

Re: First plane painted in Sun Country’s new livery

Still more interesting than most liveries out there. :checkmark: :checkmark: Count your blessings folks..... they could've just taken an all-White plane, written "Sun Country" on it, and called it a day. To no one's surprise. If anything, this'll make them stick out. I can't tell you how ...

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by LAX772LR
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Las Vegas as a hub for current US majors
Replies: 89
Views: 8085

Re: Las Vegas as a hub for current US majors

F9Animal wrote:
I have seen a ton of airlines come and go out of LAS. Tristar had a hub, if that's what you wanna call an airline with 4 aircraft in its fleet. Grand Airways is another.

Don't forget National (the 757 iteration).

Miss them!

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by LAX772LR
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pope Jean Paul II African Trip On Concorde 1989
Replies: 9
Views: 1980

Re: Pope Jean Paul II African Trip On Concorde 1989

I'm guessing that this was the image in question... seen it over time: https://media.gettyimages.com/photos/pope-john-paul-ii-waves-to-wellwishers-02-may-1989-as-he-disembarks-picture-id93251178 The ship was F-BTSC, the aircraft that would tragically crash in July 2000. The Pope also caught a ton of...

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by LAX772LR
Fri Oct 12, 2018 5:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to serve Mumbai nonstop in 2019
Replies: 527
Views: 58366

Re: Delta to serve Mumbai nonstop in 2019

dmstorm22 wrote:
LAXintl wrote:
Still dont understand why DL is dragging out announcing whether ATL or JFK will be the U.S gateway.

Yeah, I don't understand the secrecy / suspense either.

It could be as simple as they themselves still not yet knowing which one they'll finalize on.

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by LAX772LR
Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future of Southeast Asia to N. America flights
Replies: 42
Views: 6050

Re: Future of Southeast Asia to N. America flights

LAX772LR wrote:
VN unfortunately still couldn't launch a nonstop to the USA even if it wanted to, due to its continued FAA Cat2 status.

Nation's airports not airline

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by LAX772LR
Thu Oct 11, 2018 6:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future of Southeast Asia to N. America flights
Replies: 42
Views: 6050

Re: Future of Southeast Asia to N. America flights

VN unfortunately still couldn't launch a nonstop to the USA even if it wanted to, due to its continued FAA Cat2 status. Not sure what their Canadian rights would be. Nothing stopping TG from doing it today; they've got several different aircraft that could make the distance-- doubt they have any pla...

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by LAX772LR
Thu Oct 11, 2018 6:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Inaugural SQ SIN-EWR A359ULR 11 October 2018
Replies: 143
Views: 32063

Re: Inaugural SQ SIN-EWR A359ULR 11 October 2018

Good to see it back. Anyone have any insight into what the loads are like?

Hope someone posts pics of the (re)inaugural party!

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by LAX772LR
Thu Oct 11, 2018 6:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why no commercial jets airlines build with wing on the top?
Replies: 70
Views: 12240

Re: Why no commercial jets airlines build with wing on the top?

gia777 wrote:
I was wondering, why Airbus and Boeing never make an airplane like C5 super galaxy for commercial air travel purpose?

Switch your question around:
Why WOULD they?

What would they stand to gain by doing so?

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by LAX772LR
Thu Oct 11, 2018 4:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Las Vegas as a hub for current US majors
Replies: 89
Views: 8085

Re: Las Vegas as a hub for current US majors

I always find it interesting how many AvGeeks don't seem to know that AS is, by definition, a Legacy carrier.... one of the only 4 (mainline eqp pax) such operators remaining. Ahem. If you want to get technical, don't you mean 5 legacy carriers? I find it interesting that 'AvGeeks' such as yourself...

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by LAX772LR
Wed Oct 10, 2018 8:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Las Vegas as a hub for current US majors
Replies: 89
Views: 8085

Re: Las Vegas as a hub for current US majors

rbavfan wrote:
Alaska is a legacy Carrier

:checkmark: :checkmark:

I always find it interesting how many AvGeeks don't seem to know that AS is, by definition, a Legacy carrier.... one of the only 4 (mainline eqp pax) such operators remaining.

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by LAX772LR
Wed Oct 10, 2018 4:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways loses New York crown to low cost rival Norwegian
Replies: 98
Views: 16287

Re: British Airways loses New York crown to low cost rival Norwegian

neomax wrote:
but the future belongs to DY.

Uh, let's see DY/DU/DI actually survive a market downturn, before we start making proclamations like that.

THAT would be far more shocking than them surpassing a larger airline in basic capacity.

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by LAX772LR
Wed Oct 10, 2018 4:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The MSY Thread - 2018
Replies: 799
Views: 60539

Re: The MSY Thread - 2018

Msyflyer, no need to be bitter at BNA... you can be bitter at the local region for not filling the cabins on the outbound as well as BNA has, consistently. People seem to keep forgetting that if you count total Euro nonstop pax, MSY still outperformed BNA, just split between two airlines. Both airp...

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by LAX772LR
Wed Oct 10, 2018 3:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA goes daily in Nashville in S19
Replies: 33
Views: 4695

Re: BA goes daily in Nashville in S19

braniff2hav wrote:
Nashville is the fastest new route to move to a daily service in 10 years

How can that be the case when AUS did so less than three months after it was launched?

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by LAX772LR
Tue Oct 09, 2018 4:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit announces FLL-CLO Cali, Colombia daily
Replies: 8
Views: 1798

Re: Spirit announces FLL-CLO Cali, Colombia daily

One could also argue though that Cali is the only city in Colombia where AA really hasn't made any new developments or significant investments Didn't they experience a bit of a market backlash after AA965 though? ...I'm sorta shocked they were even able to maintain the station, following that and l...

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by LAX772LR
Tue Oct 09, 2018 4:18 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How to be protected against airline insovency
Replies: 9
Views: 680

Re: How to be protected against airline insovency

How to be protected against airline insovency ANSWER: don't fly airlines of questionable finance/stability. And I'm not saying that with scorn: It truly is the easiest, most direct, most logical, and most effortless way. As you've already concluded, the rest may give you some mitigation, but they'r...

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by LAX772LR
Tue Oct 09, 2018 4:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Las Vegas as a hub for current US majors
Replies: 89
Views: 8085

Re: Las Vegas as a hub for current US majors

Overthecascades wrote:
Las Vegas is a much bigger metropolitan area than than some of existing hubs that majors serve like PDX

......huh? :confused:

2017 Greater Portland MSA: 2,453,168
Portland CSA: 3,201,058

2017 Greater Las Vegas MSA: 2,204,079
Las Vegas CSA: 2,455,481

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by LAX772LR
Mon Oct 08, 2018 4:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The MSY Thread - 2018
Replies: 799
Views: 60539

Re: The MSY Thread - 2018

I didn't realize the CPE had dropped so much. Same here, that's really pretty interesting. Totally helps to explain the explosion of services recently though, and why it so quickly exceeded previous forecasts. Connecting traffic is actually a bit higher than I expected Actually a bit lower than I w...

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by LAX772LR
Sun Oct 07, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 10/7/2018:AA +CLTRAP,+DFW-HRL/EYW, Drops CLTTUS,CZMMIA;AI Drops EWRLHR;B6 +BOSPSP;DE Drops AUS;DL +DTWLSE
Replies: 94
Views: 11165

Re: OAG Changes 10/7/2018:AA +CLTRAP,+DFW-HRL/EYW, Drops CLTTUS,CZMMIA;AI Drops EWRLHR;B6 +BOSPSP;DE Drops AUS;DL +DTWLS

So you are using Sabre data from a week ago and ignoring the website booking changes that were done within the past day or so? You speak of ignoring, *while* you ignore the fact that that's what their website did last year as well-- before them commencing exactly what they filed: 2xWk. Not really s...

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by LAX772LR
Sun Oct 07, 2018 8:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 10/7/2018:AA +CLTRAP,+DFW-HRL/EYW, Drops CLTTUS,CZMMIA;AI Drops EWRLHR;B6 +BOSPSP;DE Drops AUS;DL +DTWLSE
Replies: 94
Views: 11165

Re: OAG Changes 10/7/2018:AA +CLTRAP,+DFW-HRL/EYW, Drops CLTTUS,CZMMIA;AI Drops EWRLHR;B6 +BOSPSP;DE Drops AUS;DL +DTWLS

flyPIT wrote:
What is it showing for PHX-FRA for S19 in terms of frequency?

FIIK.

I don't have Sabre access, an acquaintance in NOLA pulled the filing.

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by LAX772LR
Sun Oct 07, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 10/7/2018:AA +CLTRAP,+DFW-HRL/EYW, Drops CLTTUS,CZMMIA;AI Drops EWRLHR;B6 +BOSPSP;DE Drops AUS;DL +DTWLSE
Replies: 94
Views: 11165

Re: OAG Changes 10/7/2018:AA +CLTRAP,+DFW-HRL/EYW, Drops CLTTUS,CZMMIA;AI Drops EWRLHR;B6 +BOSPSP;DE Drops AUS;DL +DTWLS

As for DE I'll trust their website over anything else for now. Even AFTER you've already been informed that (1) their website is frequently an inaccurate depiction of their schedules this far out, and (2) been shown a screenshot of DE's Sabre filings for the route, which was just updated last week?...

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by LAX772LR
Sun Oct 07, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 10/7/2018:AA +CLTRAP,+DFW-HRL/EYW, Drops CLTTUS,CZMMIA;AI Drops EWRLHR;B6 +BOSPSP;DE Drops AUS;DL +DTWLSE
Replies: 94
Views: 11165

Re: OAG Changes 10/7/2018:AA +CLTRAP,+DFW-HRL/EYW, Drops CLTTUS,CZMMIA;AI Drops EWRLHR;B6 +BOSPSP;DE Drops AUS;DL +DTWLS

SunsetLimited wrote:
Not sure why the PIT fans are so up in arms about a route that touches an airport almost 1,000 miles away. Strange...

Or why people keep assuming that MSY's nearly 3yr-old DE service has anything to do with AUS, other than perhaps seizing the opportunity for better timings.

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by LAX772LR
Sun Oct 07, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 10/7/2018:AA +CLTRAP,+DFW-HRL/EYW, Drops CLTTUS,CZMMIA;AI Drops EWRLHR;B6 +BOSPSP;DE Drops AUS;DL +DTWLSE
Replies: 94
Views: 11165

Re: OAG Changes 10/7/2018:AA +CLTRAP,+DFW-HRL/EYW, Drops CLTTUS,CZMMIA;AI Drops EWRLHR;B6 +BOSPSP;DE Drops AUS;DL +DTWLS

DE is 2xwk on Mondays and Thursdays for S19. I'm simply looking at their website. Showing 1x weekly on Mondays. Random example: Thursday, June 6, 2019. https://scontent-lax3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/43148269_10155891981777916_8604366021416976384_o.jpg?_nc_cat=100&oh=6f43e8e1a107f99348d9abd9dffb5...

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by LAX772LR
Sun Oct 07, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 10/7/2018:AA +CLTRAP,+DFW-HRL/EYW, Drops CLTTUS,CZMMIA;AI Drops EWRLHR;B6 +BOSPSP;DE Drops AUS;DL +DTWLSE
Replies: 94
Views: 11165

Re: OAG Changes 10/7/2018:AA +CLTRAP,+DFW-HRL/EYW, Drops CLTTUS,CZMMIA;AI Drops EWRLHR;B6 +BOSPSP;DE Drops AUS;DL +DTWLS

Didn't DE re-add MSY? Of course they did, their traffic was 23% higher this year compared to last (their inbounds were averaging 91% in Y and sold out in J) with higher fares, and they carried an average of 105,000lbs cargo per month compared to zero, last time. They've found nothing but success in...

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by LAX772LR
Sun Oct 07, 2018 6:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus , just stretch the A320NEO a few rows, 200 seats.
Replies: 77
Views: 11589

Re: Airbus , just stretch the A320NEO a few rows, 200 seats.

Still wondering just how much they could continue to stretch and add weight, before dual-tandem is needed (or at least more beneficial) than the current gear assembly?

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by LAX772LR
Sun Oct 07, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus , just stretch the A320NEO a few rows, 200 seats.
Replies: 77
Views: 11589

Re: Airbus , just stretch the A320NEO a few rows, 200 seats.

Didn't they recently shelve studying such extensions though?

Doesn't seem like the interest (either theirs, or more likely the market's) is there...

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by LAX772LR
Sun Oct 07, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 10/7/2018:AA +CLTRAP,+DFW-HRL/EYW, Drops CLTTUS,CZMMIA;AI Drops EWRLHR;B6 +BOSPSP;DE Drops AUS;DL +DTWLSE
Replies: 94
Views: 11165

Re: OAG Changes 10/7/2018:AA +CLTRAP,+DFW-HRL/EYW, Drops CLTTUS,CZMMIA;AI Drops EWRLHR;B6 +BOSPSP;DE Drops AUS;DL +DTWLS

Didn't DE re-add MSY? Of course they did, their traffic was 23% higher this year compared to last (their inbounds were averaging 91% in Y and sold out in J) with higher fares, and they carried an average of 105,000lbs cargo per month compared to zero, last time. They've found nothing but success in...

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by LAX772LR
Sun Oct 07, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The MSY Thread - 2018
Replies: 799
Views: 60539

Re: The MSY Thread - 2018

VERY informative article. Most noteworthy being: (1) The airport's CPE in 2017 was only $5.32...*half* of what it was in 2009. This was a leading incentive for the significant increase in LoCo traffic that MSY has experienced over the past few years. It's expected to rise again though, to approx $8....

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by LAX772LR
Sun Oct 07, 2018 7:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL200/201 New Suites
Replies: 10
Views: 2736

Re: DL200/201 New Suites

questions wrote:
For DL, LAX-SYD-LAX, does the 77L or 359 make more sense? Why?

The one they've decided to keep on the route for the foreseeable future, despite the option to have either....

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