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by afcjets
Sat Jul 20, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Next wave of TATL per Boyd Group
Replies: 135
Views: 14813

Re: Next wave of TATL per Boyd Group

Memphis has riverboats, air cargo, big time music tourism interest, bbq lore, basically a new concourse on the way, global entry already on site ect, ect, ect. There is the made famous by Arlo Guthrie "City of New Orleans" Amtrak service. Sadly no such service to Nashville. You make a goo...

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by afcjets
Sat Jul 20, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Next wave of TATL per Boyd Group
Replies: 135
Views: 14813

Re: Next wave of TATL per Boyd Group

Memphis has riverboats, air cargo, big time music tourism interest, bbq lore, basically a new concourse on the way, global entry already on site ect, ect, ect. There is the made famous by Arlo Guthrie "City of New Orleans" Amtrak service. Sadly no such service to Nashville. You make a goo...

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by afcjets
Sat Jul 20, 2019 1:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BOS-bound ‘13G’ And ‘13T’ same time with BA and EI
Replies: 7
Views: 1319

Re: BOS-bound ‘13G’ And ‘13T’ same time with BA and EI

It would be in both airlines' interest to change both flight numbers.

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 19, 2019 11:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA A321s being used on STT-MIA Route
Replies: 7
Views: 1611

Re: AA A321s being used on STT-MIA Route

US flew the 767 CLT-STT during some winter months and AA flew A300s MIA-STT and MIA-STX before, the A321 is really not surprising on that route.

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 19, 2019 10:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: “Dear American Airlines, I Hate You With My Whole Heart.” writes disgruntled traveler
Replies: 159
Views: 19496

Re: “Dear American Airlines, I Hate You With My Whole Heart.” writes disgruntled traveler

Sounds like AA should be stricter with basic economy fares. I remember United gate agent in LGA in my flight denying pretty much all requests to take a carry on, seat together, etc. - just by citing “economy basic - no”. United is uncompetitive with Delta and American on Basic Economy who both allo...

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 19, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?
Replies: 124
Views: 4010

Re: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?

The definition reads to me that AOC and the other "socialists" want to bring back factories and production to the United States. They want to be job creators for the United States. AOC? She literally ran Amazon away from NY with tons of jobs and bragged about it. She also is proposing tha...

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 19, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?
Replies: 124
Views: 4010

Re: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?

Being a member of a particular group is one thing, believing or stating that all socialism is bad and not acceptable is another. It would be beyond stupid to lump all "socialism" into one basket. But many people do it, unable to understand it is one of the most important elements of any n...

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 19, 2019 3:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?
Replies: 124
Views: 4010

Re: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?

That would be hard to do from India. But thanks for admitting it's not racist[\quote] What? Please explain ? How not saying something to Nikki Hailey equates to Trump not being a racist ? Because you are admitting he either wants someone to leave or stay based on something other than race ;)

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 19, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?
Replies: 124
Views: 4010

Re: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?

Tugger wrote:
afcjets wrote:
Republicans are not twisting anything, these women are card carrying Socialists:

You do realize YOU are a card carrying socialist too, yes?

Do you understand what socialism actually is and how much it encompasses?

Tugg


No, I am not a member of the Democratic Socialists of America.

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 19, 2019 3:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?
Replies: 124
Views: 4010

Re: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?

That would be hard to do from India. But thanks for admitting it's not racist.

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 19, 2019 3:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?
Replies: 124
Views: 4010

Re: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?

casinterest wrote:

Democratic socialism still allows for capitalism. People that give Trump a pass on blatent racism should be expected to understand the nuances here.

Why didn't he tell Nikki Hailey to go back to where she came from? (and fix it and come back and show us how it works)

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 19, 2019 1:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?
Replies: 124
Views: 4010

Re: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?

However they are still trying to stay on their "socialism" boogeyman talking notes. I have been travelling through California the past week. I only saw political reports while staying with my Fox addicted mother-in-law. I love her but no. Anyway, I saw Republicans twisting themselves in k...

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 19, 2019 12:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: “Dear American Airlines, I Hate You With My Whole Heart.” writes disgruntled traveler
Replies: 159
Views: 19496

Re: “Dear American Airlines, I Hate You With My Whole Heart.” writes disgruntled traveler

Perhaps if he hadn't insulted the reservations agent on the phone, they would have been willing to volunteer more information. Honestly, that's just karma in action. This is 100% American's fault. If he called in and said he needed to change his flight and they told him he couldn't on that ticket a...

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by afcjets
Wed Jul 17, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?
Replies: 124
Views: 4010

Re: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?

If you only get an excerpt of a video, you can be reasonably sure you are being manipulated. https://www.factcheck.org/2019/04/rep-ilhan-omars-9-11-comments-in-context/ How do you recognize a racist? The post links to garbage without taking, literally, five seconds to back check them. Before you go...

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by afcjets
Wed Jul 17, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?
Replies: 124
Views: 4010

Re: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?

Omar's anti semitism and her respect for Al Queada what exactly did she say that is anti-semitic and respects Al Queda? best regards Thomas Watch this disgusting video of her during an interview where she laughs that her professor would never use the same tone when they say America or Britian they ...

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by afcjets
Wed Jul 17, 2019 9:02 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?
Replies: 124
Views: 4010

Re: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?

I do not belong to a political party and have voted for as many Democrats as Republicans and Trump was a Democrat not too long ago. The fact that you tolerate Omar's anti semitism and her respect for Al Queada and Pressley's actual racist statement ("no more black faces that don't want to be a ...

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by afcjets
Wed Jul 17, 2019 3:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?
Replies: 124
Views: 4010

Re: Will Trump get primaried or will the GOP continue to lose grip on core values?

There seems to be many challengers to Trump and his approval that are a major threat to the GOP down ballot in the coming 2020 elections. The time to act is now. Will the GOP stand by and allow Trump and his various distractions to alienate future voters What are you talking about? Trump elevated t...

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by afcjets
Wed Jul 17, 2019 1:48 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Barr Steps in For Cop Who Killed Eric Garner
Replies: 29
Views: 1235

Re: Barr Steps in For Cop Who Killed Eric Garner

Let's face it, Barr has set himself up as a racist equal to Trump's disgusting stature. The difference is that Barr will one day want to go back to a Big Name Law Firm and his racism could be a block for that return to a big wealth job. Law firms with large public companies as clients will not want...

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by afcjets
Tue Jul 16, 2019 11:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Barr Steps in For Cop Who Killed Eric Garner
Replies: 29
Views: 1235

Re: Barr Steps in For Cop Who Killed Eric Garner

This case is wrong on so many levels. First of all it's wrong how blue states tax the poor with outrageous taxes in NY on cigarettes and California on gas. Second, no one should be arrested for selling a cigarette (just issue a ticket), but if they are, unless they produce a weapon, which he didn't,...

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by afcjets
Mon Jul 15, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Anyone else having trouble signing in on Hotmail?
Replies: 8
Views: 694

Re: Anyone else having trouble signing in on Hotmail?

I just clicked on the link and was able to sign in.

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by afcjets
Mon Jul 15, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: TN gov declares day honoring Confederate general and early KKK leader
Replies: 20
Views: 1475

Re: TN gov declares day honoring Confederate general and early KKK leader

I don't understand the article. It says it was signed into law in 1971 that the governor must proclaim July 13 as Nathan Forrest Day and a state holiday. It sounds like it's nothing new, unless the law said wait until 2019, which wouldn't make sense.

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by afcjets
Mon Jul 15, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: TN gov declares day honoring Confederate general and early KKK leader
Replies: 20
Views: 1475

Re: TN gov declares day honoring Confederate general and early KKK leader

LittleFokker wrote:
LittleSprocket wrote:
MaverickM11 wrote:

You forgot to mention that he was a Democrat...how odd in today’s politically charged world.


Gov Lee is a Republican in case you are incapable of reading.


He's talking about the slave trader and KKK member getting a day named after him.

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by afcjets
Sat Jul 13, 2019 11:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mississippi gubernatorial candidate bars reporter for being female
Replies: 127
Views: 4487

Re: Mississippi gubernatorial candidate bars reporter for being female

I'm not sure that I've ever heard a bigger load of BS from a non-Trump politician. We're not supposed to take away from this that Foster regularly fellates male "reporters?" I mean they're effectively saying what they believe the campaign bus is actually for. I don't get it. Why would you...

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by afcjets
Sat Jul 13, 2019 11:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mississippi gubernatorial candidate bars reporter for being female
Replies: 127
Views: 4487

Re: Mississippi gubernatorial candidate bars reporter for being female

If all the nice ladies in Mississippi were to vote for the opponent to this flake it might help take Mississippi out of the 19th century and into the 20th Century, That would be "One Small Step For Mississippi. Believe it or not not all woman care only about one issue, especially one this irre...

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by afcjets
Sat Jul 13, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: American’s Flagship Business: What’s next?
Replies: 17
Views: 1472

Re: American’s Flagship Business: What’s next?

I was watching this video of American’s International Flagship Business Class... https://wayfarer.travel/wayfarer-tv-review-american-airlines-impressive-flagship-business-class/ It was making me wonder: what’s next for American in Business Class? With Delta, British Airways and Qatar all going for ...

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by afcjets
Sat Jul 13, 2019 5:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Question for Every Floridian
Replies: 5
Views: 877

Re: Question for Every Floridian

IMO law enforcement should never be involved in consensual sex between high school students, and is why some states have gap laws, where even if the guy is 18 or technically an adult, he cannot be charged with statutory rape if his girlfriend is within X years age of him. It's absurd to think two hi...

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by afcjets
Sat Jul 13, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Residing in Mexico and "living" in the US
Replies: 14
Views: 995

Re: Residing in Mexico and "living" in the US

I have heard it can sometimes take hours to cross the border. Why not just live in a less expensive part of CA like Temecula or Hesperia or somewhere like that?

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 12, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flight Numbers
Replies: 52
Views: 5666

Re: Flight Numbers

[list=][/list]Delta and Piedmont assigned flight numbers based on aircraft type.

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 12, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flight Numbers
Replies: 52
Views: 5666

Re: Flight Numbers

Delta and Piedmont assigned flight numbers based on aircraft type.

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 12, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flight Numbers
Replies: 52
Views: 5666

Re: Flight Numbers

Delta and Piedmont assigned flight numbers based on aircraft type.

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 12, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Flight Numbers
Replies: 52
Views: 5666

Re: Flight Numbers

A number of airlines have had the practice for many years of assigning east travelling flights to even numbers and west travelling flights to odd numbers; similar for northbound (even) and southbound (odd). I note that in recent years many have departed from this convention yet it remains predomina...

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 12, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL
Replies: 37
Views: 3488

Re: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL

Yes, but this isnt 20 years ago. LH has no relationship with a hub carrier in CLT and CLT is better served to Europe. In this day in age, its all about BMW on that route. It was actually more like 30 years ago (27 to 29) when LH flew CLT-FRA and while that is true during peak season, it's the same ...

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 12, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL
Replies: 37
Views: 3488

Re: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL

When LH first started flying to CLT almost 20 years ago before MUC was a hub with CLT-FRA, they had a lot of connecting traffic to cities throughout Germany (not just MUC), ZRH, and a ton of BOM but the flight was mainly for the local market and other secondary markets in the SE. Their code share w...

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 12, 2019 1:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM calls for people to fly less
Replies: 237
Views: 22999

Re: KLM calls for people to fly less

Since AMS is constrained, I think KL is going to launch ground transportation, sorta like CO or UA did at EWR with buses that they gave flight numbers. Hopefully it won't be that bad though.

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 12, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM calls for people to fly less
Replies: 237
Views: 22999

Re: KLM calls for people to fly less

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 12, 2019 12:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM calls for people to fly less
Replies: 237
Views: 22999

Re: KLM calls for people to fly less

MIflyer12 wrote:
spinotter wrote:
And everyone and everything needs to be refashioned so that less CO2 emissions are produced.


You're going to find a lot of people in this forum who do not accept the science behind that position.



Is a.net a restricted website in China?

Why do the Chinese deny science?

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 12, 2019 1:46 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL
Replies: 37
Views: 3488

Re: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL

CLT-MUC on LH exists because of BMW not connections (other than those to GSP). When LH first started flying to CLT almost 20 years ago before MUC was a hub with CLT-FRA, they had a lot of connecting traffic to cities throughout Germany (not just MUC), ZRH, and a ton of BOM but the flight was mainly...

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 12, 2019 1:31 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL
Replies: 37
Views: 3488

Re: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL

At this point in time the only additional TATL service CLT will be getting IMO will be an additional LHR (the slot that AA owns that is currently used by AY is rumored to be for an additional LHR-CLT service) and then maybe more flights to Germany with an A321XLR as was mentioned by either Isom or ...

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 12, 2019 1:12 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL
Replies: 37
Views: 3488

Re: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL

USAirALB wrote:
afcjets wrote:
they plan to open a SkyClub too. ?

Is this confirmed?


Also, Delta opened a huge SkyClub (7500sf) this year in PHX. Delta has 27 flights from PHX (19 mainline plus 8 DL Connection) and 35 from CLT (22 mainline plus 13 DL Connection)

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by afcjets
Fri Jul 12, 2019 12:02 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL
Replies: 37
Views: 3488

Re: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL

AA is taking all the gates on the old part if A being renovated. And yes it would arrive at D and be towed or taxied to A. After A North opened, the Delta side of the original A side closed for renovations and DL temporarily moved to the adjacent gates on the other side of the concourse that was va...

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by afcjets
Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:47 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL
Replies: 37
Views: 3488

Re: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL

flyfresno wrote:
Wouldn't we see RDU-AMS before CLT-AMS?


DL already connects RDU with a SkyTeam hub in Europe with CDG.

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by afcjets
Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL
Replies: 37
Views: 3488

Re: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL

Besides, Amsterdam has a slot shortage so they can't just add new destinations. Slots at Amsterdam are too valuable to waste on destinations that don't make sense, like Charlotte. "Ultimately Lelystad is the solution the industry keeps coming back to. Being a general aviation airport, Lelystad...

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by afcjets
Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:25 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL
Replies: 37
Views: 3488

Re: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL

Is this confirmed? I thought I read that before and I know another a.netter did too, but I can't find anything. It seems like they would with the amount of flights they now have but there likely isn't any room until the next phase of A North is complete. That's a long answer when you could've just ...

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by afcjets
Thu Jul 11, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL
Replies: 37
Views: 3488

Re: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL

USAirALB wrote:
afcjets wrote:
they plan to open a SkyClub too. ?

Is this confirmed?


I thought I read that before and I know another a.netter did too, but I can't find anything. It seems like they would with the amount of flights they now have but there likely isn't any room until the next phase of A North is complete.

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by afcjets
Thu Jul 11, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL
Replies: 37
Views: 3488

Re: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL

johns624 wrote:
Listen to the other posters and no "what ifs" need be answered.


By all means let's close this topic since you have answered the question.

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by afcjets
Thu Jul 11, 2019 8:43 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL
Replies: 37
Views: 3488

Re: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL

I think MAH4546 is correct. Delta would rather move whatever AMS traffic there is from CLT through either ATL or JFK; I don't think there is enough O&D traffic from CLT to make such a flight viable for them. AA has plenty of feed, but they have enough problems filling planes to AMS from PHL, an...

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by afcjets
Thu Jul 11, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL
Replies: 37
Views: 3488

Re: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL

If launched by SkyTeam, would it depart from A and arrive D and be towed back to A? Or would it both depart and arrive from D? How feasible would it be to process customs under an A gate for only one flight, especially if it were only seasonal? CLT already has plans to convert some C gates to intern...

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by afcjets
Thu Jul 11, 2019 8:27 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL
Replies: 37
Views: 3488

CLT-AMS AA vs. DL/KL

The renovation of DL's side of the original concourse A in CLT is complete and construction is underway for the second phase of A North. DL is already using A North at least for late night arrivals since they have a lot of RON aircraft and they plan to open a SkyClub too. CLT-LGA now has eight daily...

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by afcjets
Thu Jul 11, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jeffrey Epstein’s aircraft
Replies: 26
Views: 6413

Re: Jeffrey Epstein’s aircraft

There is already one in the non aviation section.

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by afcjets
Thu Jul 11, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ANA reveals new 4 class cabin product
Replies: 64
Views: 9043

Re: ANA reveals new 4 class cabin product

I'm a little confused about the business class cabin, though, and what they're really gaining by moving to every other row being backwards-facing. It's clear that they *technically* did that because you're still putting your feet inside the table of the row in front of you. They managed that with a...

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