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by SteveXC500
Tue Sep 08, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG 9/8/2020:OH THE HUMANITY;AA+DAB-DFW/PHL;AM Cuts;DL+LAXSAL,Suspends PVG?;NK Exits IAG/PBG/GSO?;UA Suspends ITH/MHT
Replies: 53
Views: 8814

Re: OAG 9/8/2020:OH THE HUMANITY;AA+DAB-DFW/PHL;AM Cuts;DL+LAXSAL,Suspends PVG?;NK Exits IAG/PBG/GSO?;UA Suspends ITH/MH

Interesting they would reduce that *DL CUN-MSP JAN 3>1.2[1.8] FEB 3>1.0[3] MAR 3>1.0[3] It is interesting, but now it's also $2,000 RT for Main Cabin in March (on Saturday). Sad. It's way too early to buy international travel for March - for more than a few reasons. But, anyone feeling compelled to...

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by SteveXC500
Tue Sep 08, 2020 4:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG 9/8/2020:OH THE HUMANITY;AA+DAB-DFW/PHL;AM Cuts;DL+LAXSAL,Suspends PVG?;NK Exits IAG/PBG/GSO?;UA Suspends ITH/MHT
Replies: 53
Views: 8814

Re: OAG 9/8/2020:OH THE HUMANITY;AA+DAB-DFW/PHL;AM Cuts;DL+LAXSAL,Suspends PVG?;NK Exits IAG/PBG/GSO?;UA Suspends ITH/MH

Interesting they would reduce that
*DL CUN-MSP JAN 3>1.2[1.8] FEB 3>1.0[3] MAR 3>1.0[3]

It is interesting, but now it's also $2,000 RT for Main Cabin in March (on Saturday). Sad.

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by SteveXC500
Mon Aug 31, 2020 5:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: An-124 in Rhode Island
Replies: 7
Views: 861

Re: An-124 in Rhode Island

Came from CGN-YYR-MSP-PVD

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by SteveXC500
Wed Aug 19, 2020 1:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 8/18/2020:FALL FALLING;AA/AS/DL Cuts;AC Drops SNAYVR;UA Adds LGA-Florida,SAL-IAD/LAX,DENCYS,IADPQI,IAHTLH
Replies: 65
Views: 13004

Re: OAG Changes 8/18/2020:FALL FALLING;AA/AS/DL Cuts;AC Drops SNAYVR;UA Adds LGA-Florida,SAL-IAD/LAX,DENCYS,IADPQI,IAHTL

[threeid][/threeid]

wedgetail737 wrote:
A333MSPtoAMS wrote:
SteveXC500 wrote:
EI DUB-MSP SEP 0.7>0.2[0]

I thought it was completely canceled?


I thought this also.


Airlines execs do change their minds periodically.


At this time, nothing appears on their website to book within September.

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by SteveXC500
Thu Aug 13, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Schedule Extension - Aug 13
Replies: 71
Views: 10323

Re: Southwest Schedule Extension - Aug 13

MSP will see 21 flights/daily vs. 24 the prior year, same timeframe. Notable differences are OAK still cut and no ATL flying that was there early in 2019. As previously posted, Florida flying comes back on the Saturday-onyl basis. I'd say not too bad considering the still unknown demand for March an...

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by SteveXC500
Thu Aug 13, 2020 3:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Schedule Extension - Aug 13
Replies: 71
Views: 10323

Re: Southwest Schedule Extension - Aug 13

Only adds for MSP are seasonal Florida, MCO, TPA, RSW, FLL. FLL/MCO start in Jan and the others 3/13. I'll dig further to the overall flight changes.

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by SteveXC500
Sun Aug 09, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: RST (Rochester, MN) New Air Service Announcement 8/10
Replies: 29
Views: 5124

Re: RST (Rochester, MN) New Air Service Announcement 8/10

usflyer msp wrote:
UA has RST-DEN loaded starting October 1st.


CRJ

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by SteveXC500
Thu Aug 06, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 431
Views: 74495

Re: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020

Sept was seriously gutted, indeed. MSP currently has MDW, DEN, STL, BNA. In Sept, it's going backwards to just DEN and MDW - 7 departures per day. Pretty much back to April levels. Bad news.

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by SteveXC500
Wed Jul 29, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 431
Views: 74495

Re: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020

Southwest will now extend its schedule on 8/13 (prev 8/27) and go through April 11, 2021 (prev 3/10/21). This is the first time in my recent memory where WN is extending for all of spring break. This extension usually only runs through early March. https://www.southwest.com/air/flight-schedules/ind...

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by SteveXC500
Wed Jul 29, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 431
Views: 74495

Re: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020

Southwest will now extend its schedule on 8/13 (prev 8/27) and go through April 11, 2021 (prev 3/10/21). This is the first time in my recent memory where WN is extending for all of spring break. This extension usually only runs through early March. https://www.southwest.com/air/flight-schedules/inde...

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by SteveXC500
Thu Jul 16, 2020 4:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA & B6 announce Northeast Partnership
Replies: 416
Views: 50964

Re: AA & B6 announce Northeast Partnership

Rumor has it DL and WN are looking at similar.

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by SteveXC500
Wed Jul 08, 2020 12:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sun Country adding St. Thomas (STT)
Replies: 15
Views: 2171

Re: Sun Country adding St. Thomas (STT)

Intro price $199 each way. $398 RT plus $60 for a bag plus (let’s call it) $35 for seat assignment. Almost $500

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by SteveXC500
Tue Jul 07, 2020 7:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sun Country adding St. Thomas (STT)
Replies: 15
Views: 2171

Re: Sun Country adding St. Thomas (STT)

Question for the our Minnesota friends. It seems to me that flights similar to this from SY that are 1x weekly in winter time gives very little flexibility to people booking them. If you want to book SY, you have to go exactly 1 week. If the flight gets canceled, you are basically screwed. Are peop...

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by SteveXC500
Tue Jul 07, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sun Country adding St. Thomas (STT)
Replies: 15
Views: 2171

Re: Sun Country adding St. Thomas (STT)

"Returning" to STT. Also, it's nonstop MSP-STT but on a return it is STT-SJU-MSP.

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by SteveXC500
Sun Jul 05, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 7/5/2020:LongHaul Carnage;AA Cuts Intl 2021;AS Adds in RDM;DL Out MEX-MSP,DTW-SJU,JFK-KIN;CUN Loses Routes
Replies: 59
Views: 13061

Re: OAG Changes 7/5/2020:LongHaul Carnage;AA Cuts Intl 2021;AS Adds in RDM;DL Out MEX-MSP,DTW-SJU,JFK-KIN;CUN Loses Rout

WN MSP-OAK SEP 0.6>0[0.0] OCT 0.2>0[0] This makes it an official route cut...had been suspended but is not available for sale at any point on the existing open schedule. Anyone know what gives with the lack of consistency of WN on this route? Again, not even available in Nov/Dec. I think loads were ...

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by SteveXC500
Fri Jul 03, 2020 12:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 108
Views: 11590

Re: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2020

sunking737 wrote:
SY is doing several Amazon runs its hard to keep track.. They are doing TPA-CVG-TPA-SUJ-TPA RIC-AFW-PDX-AFW-RIC. Besides the MSP=CVG-ONT-MSP


Are they still flying MSP-AFW?

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by SteveXC500
Thu Jun 18, 2020 9:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 431
Views: 74495

Re: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020

Jshank83 wrote:
WN updated their july and august schedules today. Lots of flights added back in to July.


Is there a summary of these changes anywhere?

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by SteveXC500
Thu Jun 18, 2020 3:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 1505
Views: 191704

Re: Major Expansion B6 at EWR and JFK

UA isn't going to like Mint on EWR-LAX/SFO, plus all the new EWR flying. Going right at DL as well with JFK-DTW/MSP Interesting to watch.... I'm excited to see DL's response to JFK-DTW/MSP. Maybe we will actually see additional mainline flying on JFK-DTW and kick the 717s off of JFK-MSP. Currently,...

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by SteveXC500
Thu Jun 18, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 108
Views: 11590

Re: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2020

It appears B6 has announced MSP-JFK service to begin early August as well as the return of BOS service, recently suspended due to COVID, to resume in early July. https://thepointsguy.com/news/jetblue-announces-30-new-routes-adds-mint-service-from-newark/?utm_content=C3F9E6E2-B16C-11EA-810B-243E3A982...

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by SteveXC500
Thu Jun 18, 2020 3:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines Network Thread 2020
Replies: 769
Views: 70810

Re: Alaska Airlines Network Thread 2020

Wishing Alaska adds a few more flights between SEA-MSP before summer ends. It takes me 30 hours to get from Nome, Alaska to Minneapolis. And I'll be doing the trip weekly for the next three weeks. I believe they recently added AS986, which began flying on 6/14. It's an A321 evening SEA departure, a...

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by SteveXC500
Wed Jun 17, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Airlines planning on squeezing competitors in weaker positions
Replies: 236
Views: 39113

Re: Southwest Airlines planning on squeezing competitors in weaker positions

There are some adds that could be made by WN at TPA in order to better compete against US3 carriers once demand for air travel to Florida returns, including the return of TPA-LAX nonstop service, the extension of TPA-MSP nonstop service to year-round, and the addition of TPA-CLT/OAK/SLC nonstop ser...

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by SteveXC500
Mon Jun 15, 2020 2:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes for 6/14/2020:THE CALM BEFORE?;DL Grows Europe, Closes Stations;NK Attacks BOS-BWI;AS Adds MRY-SEA
Replies: 57
Views: 11058

Re: OAG Changes for 6/14/2020:THE CALM BEFORE?;DL Grows Europe, Closes Stations;NK Attacks BOS-BWI;AS Adds MRY-SEA

**DL LNK-MSP AUG 3>0[3] SEP 3>0[3] OCT 3>0[3] NOV 3>0[3] DEC 3>0[2] JAN 3>0[3] FEB 3>0[3] MAR 3>0[3] APR 3>0[3] Well, this was supposed to be temporary, but it sure looks permanent. This would make for a perm closure of LNK by DL as they already dropped ATL. Only UA flies DEN and ORD out of LNK. Ca...

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by SteveXC500
Mon Jun 15, 2020 1:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes for 6/14/2020:THE CALM BEFORE?;DL Grows Europe, Closes Stations;NK Attacks BOS-BWI;AS Adds MRY-SEA
Replies: 57
Views: 11058

Re: OAG Changes for 6/14/2020:THE CALM BEFORE?;DL Grows Europe, Closes Stations;NK Attacks BOS-BWI;AS Adds MRY-SEA

**DL LNK-MSP AUG 3>0[3] SEP 3>0[3] OCT 3>0[3] NOV 3>0[3] DEC 3>0[2] JAN 3>0[3] FEB 3>0[3] MAR 3>0[3] APR 3>0[3] Well, this was supposed to be temporary, but it sure looks permanent. This would make for a perm closure of LNK by DL as they already dropped ATL. Only UA flies DEN and ORD out of LNK. Ca...

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by SteveXC500
Fri Jun 05, 2020 3:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2020
Replies: 1294
Views: 148828

Re: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2020

sunking737 wrote:
SY is flying TPA-CVG-TPA, TPA-SJU-TPA Also. they have 3 more cargo jets at PAE getting checks before they join the fleet. In all they plan on 10 737-800F


Also running AFW-MSP and CVG-ONT-MSP triangle

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by SteveXC500
Fri May 29, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 431
Views: 74495

Re: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020

Here are the route cuts I found. Seems they don't like to talk about these. They are Mo through Fr flights, and were operating in this schedule's timeframe last year. ATL-LAX/OAK/SAN BOI-GEG BOS-CMH/HOU BUF-LAS CHS-HOU CLE-MKE DEN-LBB FLL-LAS/RDU MDW-IND PDX-BUR/ONT/LAX/SAN RDU-LAS SAN-ELP/MCO/OMA ...

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by SteveXC500
Fri May 29, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 431
Views: 74495

Re: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020

Here are the route cuts I found. Seems they don't like to talk about these. They are Mo through Fr flights, and were operating in this schedule's timeframe last year. ATL-LAX/OAK/SAN BOI-GEG BOS-CMH/HOU BUF-LAS CHS-HOU CLE-MKE DEN-LBB FLL-LAS/RDU MDW-IND PDX-BUR/ONT/LAX/SAN RDU-LAS SAN-ELP/MCO/OMA ...

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by SteveXC500
Thu May 28, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 431
Views: 74495

Re: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020

MSP loses 5 flights/day when compared to the September 2020 schedule. Full loss of the OAK flight, -2 BWI, -1 MDW, -1 STL.
Will have 23 daily flights in Nov/Dec.

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by SteveXC500
Mon May 25, 2020 2:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DOT Grants tentative Approval to 15 US Airlines to Drop service to 75 airports
Replies: 88
Views: 13368

Re: DOT Grants tentative Approval to 15 US Airlines to Drop service to 75 airports

Exactly why though...OMA is close See post #6. Nostalgia mostly, I suppose. Although, flying into LNK beats driving to OMA and back, especially if you don't want to rent a car or ask friends for ride to OMA and back. Same could be said for many other secondary airports (like FAY, which is one I fly...

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by SteveXC500
Sun May 24, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DOT Grants tentative Approval to 15 US Airlines to Drop service to 75 airports
Replies: 88
Views: 13368

Re: DOT Grants tentative Approval to 15 US Airlines to Drop service to 75 airports

University of Nebraska. No foriegn students, no meetings or conferences, no big attended sporting events, no reason to service Lincoln with OMA just down the road. Yeah, I'm not surprised to see LNK go, it's just a bummer to see it happen. I've done the trip from OMA to Lincoln a few times too. Exa...

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by SteveXC500
Wed Apr 29, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2020
Replies: 1294
Views: 148828

Re: Amazon Fleet Discussion - 2020

N547RL is still at MSP.

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by SteveXC500
Sun Apr 26, 2020 12:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/26/2020: Saturday Night Massacre
Replies: 109
Views: 19756

Re: OAG Changes 4/26/2020: Saturday Night Massacre

WTF. It’s all I got

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by SteveXC500
Wed Apr 22, 2020 2:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Oil price crash
Replies: 223
Views: 7849

Re: WTI Oil price goes negative

I am not an expert on the oil market, by trade, but I would guess June will go to zero or negative if the same demand (lack of) continues through May. I'm no expert either, but it's too early to make that call right now. Demand may be lagging in May; the question is whether there's a noticeable cha...

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by SteveXC500
Tue Apr 21, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Oil price crash
Replies: 223
Views: 7849

Re: WTI Oil price goes negative

Hopefully everyone has already read roughly posts three through five, logically explaining that this is for May futures contracts which expire 4/23. June is more “normal” but likely to decline should not storage or demand exist in the nearby market month. This happens in agriculture basis at the lo...

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by SteveXC500
Tue Apr 21, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Oil price crash
Replies: 223
Views: 7849

Re: WTI Oil price goes negative

Hopefully everyone has already read roughly posts three through five, logically explaining that this is for May futures contracts which expire 4/23. June is more “normal” but likely to decline should not storage or demand exist in the nearby market month. This happens in agriculture basis at the loc...

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by SteveXC500
Sun Apr 12, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/12/2020: VB Adds MTY-SAT;UA Adds MEI/PIB;F9 Adds MIA-RDU; 1000s of Routes Are Suspended
Replies: 83
Views: 15077

Re: OAG Changes 4/12/2020: VB Adds MTY-SAT;UA Adds MEI/PIB;F9 Adds MIA-RDU; 1000s of Routes Are Suspended

Interesting for WN is how many cuts they show for June when it doesn’t appear that way for many of the others.

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by SteveXC500
Fri Apr 10, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 108
Views: 11590

Re: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2020

Always an exception and I’m sure DOT will grant it

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by SteveXC500
Thu Apr 09, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 108
Views: 11590

Re: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2020

I hope the DOT tells B6 to go pound sand. Why? It's a temporary suspension. It's among a dozen cities proposed, including DFW and IAH. I'd be surprised if they didn't intend to restore service -- not that it matters, because if they'd like to drop one or more cities, it'll eventually happen. But st...

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by SteveXC500
Thu Apr 09, 2020 1:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 108
Views: 11590

Re: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2020

MSP74702 wrote:
Looks like JetBlue is trying to drop MSP, sad. I flew them a couple times out of MSP and really liked them.


Temporarily?

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by SteveXC500
Thu Mar 19, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 108
Views: 11590

Re: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2020

The 7pm arrivals bank on Tuesday 3/17 was crazy. Very busy with Minnesotans repatriating from mostly warm weather destinations. My baggage claim was belt 6 with a PSP, DTW, and ATL flight arriving. All 3 flights had a 20+ minute wait for bags - I would assume because it had been slow the rest of th...

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by SteveXC500
Wed Mar 18, 2020 2:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 108
Views: 11590

Re: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2020

T1 parking is usually around 100% full on Tuesday. As of this morning, it was 23%

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by SteveXC500
Thu Feb 20, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DOT: Best/Worst U.S. Airports On Time Performance for 2019
Replies: 41
Views: 4485

Re: DOT: Best/Worst U.S. Airports On Time Performance for 2019

90 minute schedule block for a 55 minute flight equals always on-time. Delta

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by SteveXC500
Tue Jan 28, 2020 8:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 431
Views: 74495

Re: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020

Schedule extension delayed from Feb 13 to March 12th now. Well with Boeing saying the MAX will require Sim training and the FAA saying should be ungrounded by mid year. WN probably has to rethink and release a schedule without all the MAX8 in it. Have a more conservative slow approach to additional...

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by SteveXC500
Tue Jan 28, 2020 1:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 431
Views: 74495

Re: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020

Schedule extension delayed from Feb 13 to March 12th now.

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by SteveXC500
Wed Jan 15, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 108
Views: 11590

Re: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2020

NK is not going to add JAX to its MSP routes. Far better options out there. Remember when they served higher demand cities like BOS, SEA, ORD, and PHL? I do remember when NK did serve higher demand cities such as BOS, SEA, ORD, and PHL nonstop from MSP, but SY does serve BOS, SEA, ORD, and PHL nons...

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by SteveXC500
Wed Jan 15, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 108
Views: 11590

Re: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2020

NK is not going to add JAX to its MSP routes. Far better options out there. Remember when they served higher demand cities like BOS, SEA, ORD, and PHL?

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by SteveXC500
Sat Jan 11, 2020 1:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL 148 LAS-CDG diverts
Replies: 10
Views: 4864

Re: DL 148 LAS-CDG diverts

https://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/airline-news/2020/01/10/delta-flight-makes-emergency-landing-boston-en-route-paris/4432211002/ Pretty fast response to get a 777 from ATL-BOS in the middle of the night. For reference that replacement A/C departed from ATL about 20 minutes after the broken A/C ...

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by SteveXC500
Sun Jan 05, 2020 1:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Odd Delta routes out of ANC right now
Replies: 12
Views: 4041

Re: Odd Delta routes out of ANC right now

Military. Lock the thread. Done.

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by SteveXC500
Thu Jan 02, 2020 1:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 108
Views: 11590

Re: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2020

Agree on the recent post. I can't see MSP-MCO or SJU with B6. When you look at MCO, it's got plenty of DL and SY, along with NK and F9...throw in WN during the winter on Saturday-only (which is a damn joke, IMO).

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