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by chunhimlai
Fri Jul 31, 2020 1:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Vistara to launch London, Frankfurt and Paris
Replies: 33
Views: 9030

Re: Vistara to launch London, Frankfurt and Paris

Would SQ a380 goes to Vistara in the future?

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by chunhimlai
Mon Jul 27, 2020 11:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why didn't Hawaiian wait for the A321LR/XLR?
Replies: 69
Views: 13944

Re: Why didn't Hawaiian wait for the A321LR/XLR?

HA could be EK of pacific ocean via a321 to 2nd tier cities in East-Asia and WestCoast No it can't...Hawaii adds (SIGNIFICANT) distance because the Earth is a sphere... http://www.gcmap.com/mapui?P=ICN-HNL-LAX,ICN-LAX i Show latitude and longitude Show fractional heading 2 segment path: ICN HNL 081...

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by chunhimlai
Sat Jul 25, 2020 12:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why didn't Hawaiian wait for the A321LR/XLR?
Replies: 69
Views: 13944

Re: Why didn't Hawaiian wait for the A321LR/XLR?

HA could be EK of pacific ocean via a321 to 2nd tier cities in East-Asia and WestCoast

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by chunhimlai
Mon Jul 20, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Prospective 70-seat Hybrid-Electric turboprop design
Replies: 13
Views: 2795

Re: Prospective 70-seat Hybrid-Electric turboprop design

Replace intercity train service?

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by chunhimlai
Wed Jul 15, 2020 2:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 767-400s at LaGuardia
Replies: 52
Views: 8738

Re: 767-400s at LaGuardia

How about A300/A330/B777?

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by chunhimlai
Sun Jul 12, 2020 12:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Official: AA moving to LHR T-5
Replies: 101
Views: 15747

Re: Official: AA moving to LHR T-5

How about expand T5B & T5C and convert 4 bridged gate?

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by chunhimlai
Sat Jul 11, 2020 1:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Manston Airport to re-open
Replies: 33
Views: 4844

Re: Manston Airport to re-open

bennett123 wrote:
HaHa.

This is not EXT.

6 runways!!.

Not sure if there will be any gain for cargo to/from the EU.

Cargo to/from UK to Non EU certainly.


That is suggested by someone (not me) else sa replacement of LHR

https://ibb.co/b3VX76K

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by chunhimlai
Fri Jul 10, 2020 8:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Manston Airport to re-open
Replies: 33
Views: 4844

Re: Manston Airport to re-open

Time for Manston gateway for 4 runways and terminals for 150mpax

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by chunhimlai
Thu Jul 09, 2020 8:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Garuda Indonesia Plans DPS-LAX/SFO/PAR/BOM/DEL
Replies: 46
Views: 6380

Re: Garuda Indonesia Plans DPS-LAX/SFO/PAR/BOM/DEL

Time to build a new denpasar airport.... well they are considering to build new one already

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by chunhimlai
Wed Jul 08, 2020 7:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2nd Samaritan's Purse DC-8?
Replies: 20
Views: 4822

Re: 2nd Samaritan's Purse DC-8?

Why not they get B737/A320 for replacement?

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by chunhimlai
Thu Jul 02, 2020 4:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American adds more Asia to SEA, and other long-haul changes
Replies: 233
Views: 29964

Re: American adds more Asia to SEA, and other long-haul changes

It show the emergency of Vashon Airport

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by chunhimlai
Sat Jun 27, 2020 5:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: More SQ 380s to Storage
Replies: 19
Views: 5612

Re: More SQ 380s to Storage

9V-SKP & 9V-SKQ were heading towards Australia today morning, presumabaly for long term storage in Alice Springs? Which brings up an intresteing question on Qantas's storage practices; all widebodies from Qantas (380s and a few 330s) go to Victorville. Do any Qantas insiders know why they head ...

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by chunhimlai
Thu Jun 25, 2020 2:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAH - What Happened to Gate E6?
Replies: 3
Views: 1196

Re: IAH - What Happened to Gate E6?

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by chunhimlai
Wed Jun 24, 2020 1:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What is the future of LGW? What will it mean for the other hubs?
Replies: 86
Views: 9948

Re: What is the future of LGW? What will it mean for the other hubs?

Gatwick is the only airport in London which have enough space to build 6 runways

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by chunhimlai
Sun Jun 21, 2020 1:26 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How to Fly a DL 777 Before Retirement
Replies: 24
Views: 4213

Re: How to Fly a DL 777 Before Retirement

You can buy one if you have enough money

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by chunhimlai
Mon Jun 15, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hawaiian Airlines inter-mainland service possible?
Replies: 85
Views: 10871

Re: Hawaiian Airlines inter-mainland service possible?

If Hawaii have enough money, aircraft and slot, it can base anywhere they wish like AS

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by chunhimlai
Mon Jun 15, 2020 12:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New airline to be formed in China
Replies: 12
Views: 3942

Re: New airline to be formed in China

Btw hainan is well known leisure place of USSR countries and Korea

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by chunhimlai
Thu Jun 11, 2020 6:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The future of LaGuardia
Replies: 132
Views: 14453

Re: The future of Laguardia

https://youtu.be/Kil-slXgVys

Interview with the architect to see how he designs the terminal
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https://youtu.be/Kil-slXgVys

Interview with the architect to see how he designs the terminal

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by chunhimlai
Sun Jun 07, 2020 8:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pan Am - new/modified livery at the end?
Replies: 20
Views: 5260

Re: Pan Am - new/modified livery at the end?

A310 is so short that looks like a narrowbody

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by chunhimlai
Wed Jun 03, 2020 12:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LGW has 21 departing passengers in 1 day
Replies: 9
Views: 6000

Re: LGW has 21 departing passengers in 1 day

Congratulation

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by chunhimlai
Wed Jun 03, 2020 2:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eastern Airlines getting a 777
Replies: 71
Views: 19243

Re: Eastern Airlines getting a 777

Will they introduce real F class in the continental?

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by chunhimlai
Sat May 30, 2020 8:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Building airports at the sea
Replies: 20
Views: 5558

Re: Building airports at the sea

In fact China government strictly regulate landfill in recently years, server airport project has suspended like New Sanya airport and New Dalian Airport

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by chunhimlai
Thu May 28, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor: DL to acquire 7 A350’s from QR
Replies: 96
Views: 24289

Re: Rumor: DL to acquire 7 A350’s from QR

Is it a signal that QR takeovers DL and we will see Qatari American Airline

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by chunhimlai
Sun May 24, 2020 1:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air France A380 retirement/parking thread
Replies: 483
Views: 60901

Re: Air France to retire A380 fleet effective immediately

How about to transfer to KL and convert to 2class

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by chunhimlai
Sat May 23, 2020 11:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways Utopia Livery CLASSIC VIDEOS 1998-2001
Replies: 30
Views: 5004

Re: British Airways Utopia Livery CLASSIC VIDEOS 1998-2001

A few thing Thacher did correctly
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by chunhimlai
Fri May 22, 2020 2:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago River Flooding Causes Willis Tower (United Airlines HQ) to lose power.
Replies: 45
Views: 7993

Re: Chicago River Flooding Causes Willis Tower (United Airlines HQ) to lose power.

Surprising UA dont build their own HQ building near ORD like DL/AA/WN

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by chunhimlai
Thu May 21, 2020 11:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SLC Airport to Close Existing Concourses as new ones open
Replies: 66
Views: 8828

Re: SLC Airport to Close All Existing Gates in September

Why dont missionary from their own airline?

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by chunhimlai
Tue May 19, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Thai Airways enters Bankruptcy Protection
Replies: 213
Views: 45248

Re: Minister: THAI "Financial Status Critical"; Rehab Program Failing

chunhimlai wrote:
1. Phase out all B747, B787 and B777
2. Get 2nd hand A380 from LH/OZ/MH
3. Get extra A359 and A35K


And get extra A220, A320 and A321lr for regional arm
Build HKT as 2nd hub with longhaul service
Fleet will be doubled from 125 to 250

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by chunhimlai
Tue May 19, 2020 12:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Thai Airways enters Bankruptcy Protection
Replies: 213
Views: 45248

Re: Minister: THAI "Financial Status Critical"; Rehab Program Failing

1. Phase out all B747, B787 and B777
2. Get 2nd hand A380 from LH/OZ/MH
3. Get extra A359 and A35K

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by chunhimlai
Mon May 18, 2020 1:57 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Global Times: China could scrap all current Boeing orders
Replies: 35
Views: 7522

Re: Global Times: China could scrap all current Boeing orders

So, what's left on order? A bunch of 737 MAXs and some 787s here and there? Either way, would be a massive hit to Boeing. Extra B order for PRC carrier except B737 max CZ with 5 B789, 1 B77W and 2 B77F MU with 2 B789 CA with 1 B789 HU with 10(?) B789 HO with 4 B789 The CN3 has around 50 b737 max or...

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by chunhimlai
Sun May 17, 2020 5:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AMS Allowed to Grow to 540K Movements
Replies: 37
Views: 6119

Re: AMS Allowed to Grow to 540K Movements

Once AF and KL divorce, IAG may take over KL and move some of the long-haul flight and many regional flight from LHR to AMS.
LHR will become focus hub and KL will be the primary hub to UK and Europe.

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by chunhimlai
Mon May 04, 2020 2:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing CEO: NMA will "start with a clean sheet of paper again"
Replies: 1642
Views: 155126

Re: Now is the time for MOM/NMA

Transpacific narrowbody?

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by chunhimlai
Sun May 03, 2020 11:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tokyo-Haneda really does 87,098,683 passengers?
Replies: 17
Views: 3436

Re: Tokyo-Haneda really does 87,098,683 passengers?

MLIT (DOT of Japan) consider building 5th runway of HND after Olympic
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by chunhimlai
Sat May 02, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tokyo-Haneda really does 87,098,683 passengers?
Replies: 17
Views: 3436

Re: Tokyo-Haneda really does 87,098,683 passengers?

In addition, they can turn an aircraft in about 40 minutes. 400 people off, 400 people on, and out it goes. And, they have 4 runways. What will be remarkable is how much the numbers increase now that the airspace restrictions have changed and they can utilize more runways throughout the day. We won...

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by chunhimlai
Fri May 01, 2020 1:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: SAA shrinks even further, laying off staff
Replies: 250
Views: 51886

Re: SAA to be liquidated!

Williamsb747 wrote:
eastafspot wrote:
737max8 wrote:
If the SAA name is NOT reused, what do y'all think would be a nice name to use?


Good Hope Airlines :duck:


With a hub at CPT I would LOVE that.


Air Koryo South African

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by chunhimlai
Thu Apr 30, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why do so many international terminals have arrivals corridors above the departures level?
Replies: 70
Views: 11184

Re: Why do so many international terminals have arrivals corridors above the departures level?

In short, it make the interior more spacey and reduce cost on construction

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by chunhimlai
Wed Apr 29, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will most A380s return to service?
Replies: 6
Views: 1096

Re: Will most A380s return to service?

Who know?
May be the aviation market and large widebodies sharply grow after the crisis and Airbus start A380XWB project

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by chunhimlai
Mon Apr 27, 2020 12:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KL Takes Into Account Possibility of AFKL Breakup
Replies: 208
Views: 23567

Re: KL Takes Into Account Possibility of AFKL Breakup

Will IAG buy KL later?
If become part of IAG then AMS could be the primary gateway to UK and LHR could have more long-haul flight

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by chunhimlai
Sun Apr 26, 2020 1:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A380: what would Emirates do?
Replies: 54
Views: 14492

Re: A380: what would Emirates do?

Build DWC asap and EK can switch to smaller aircraft

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by chunhimlai
Sat Apr 25, 2020 2:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pacific eyes Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner as swap for 777X
Replies: 161
Views: 26748

Re: Cathay Pacific eyes Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner as swap for 777X

Why not 789
It is good replacement of mid-long haul a330

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by chunhimlai
Sun Apr 19, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NH wanted AC to join NH/UA JV but UA was against it, why?
Replies: 38
Views: 6781

Re: NH wanted AC to join NH/UA JV but UA was against it, why?

Blerg wrote:
If you are tranferring at a Canadian airport, do you still have to collect your luggage like you do at a US one? Or is it like in Europe and the rest of the world where it's checked all the way to your final destination. Let's say if someone is flying CPH-YYZ-LAX.


No unless you flight is to USA

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by chunhimlai
Thu Apr 16, 2020 6:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Finnair converting two A350's to temporary freighters
Replies: 24
Views: 6782

Re: Finnair converting two A350's to temporary freighters

Will AY order freight aircraft and build logistics hub like HKG/ANC in the future?

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by chunhimlai
Sat Apr 11, 2020 2:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Abu Dhabi Midfield Terminal Opening?
Replies: 24
Views: 4188

Re: Abu Dhabi Midfield Terminal Opening?

They can connect DWC to dubai/abu dhabi/other gulf emirates with rail sytem under construction

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by chunhimlai
Wed Apr 01, 2020 11:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar's unique position in pandemic
Replies: 15
Views: 6292

Re: Qatar's unique position in pandemic

DOH O/D % is one of the smallest in the world.
If i remember correctly 95% passenger through DOH is transit pax

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by chunhimlai
Sat Mar 28, 2020 8:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "Amazon" Callsign Reserved w/ FAA
Replies: 27
Views: 6863

Re: "Amazon" Callsign Reserved w/ FAA

Amazon can register “EBAY” calling signal

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