Search found 769 matches

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 16
by atlflyer
Sun Sep 26, 2021 3:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 545
Views: 106504

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2021

The check-in areas look so anonymous now - it could literally be any airport, anywhere with its generic lighting, no real standout architecture or anything else. Maybe it'll be different once it's done and there's some kind of advertising or whatever up, idk. That said, it's refreshing to see them ...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Thu Aug 26, 2021 10:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 545
Views: 106504

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2021

Any photos of the renovated older gates? Would like to see how closely they blend with the new ones.

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Wed Aug 18, 2021 10:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FAA Approves EWR Airtrain
Replies: 54
Views: 6796

Re: FAA Approves EWR Airtrain

The new LaGuardia is just massive looking when traveling west on the GCP now that Delta has a lot of glass installed on their new Terminal C head house and the Central Hall extension of Terminal B head house is almost complete. The same thing can be said for the New Terminal A at EWR (FYI no longer ...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Thu Aug 05, 2021 2:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue/JMP going forward with JFK terminal 6 project
Replies: 79
Views: 13070

Re: JetBlue/JMP going forward with JFK terminal 6 project

The TWA is great for the convenience but the floors are atrocious. Carpets are uncleaned. Also no trash can or closet. Almost impossible to get someone there on the phone at times. Had issues with an elevator. It could use a lot if improvements. When you say the floors are atrocious, are you referr...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Thu Aug 05, 2021 2:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue/JMP going forward with JFK terminal 6 project
Replies: 79
Views: 13070

Re: JetBlue/JMP going forward with JFK terminal 6 project

To clarify one thing about terminal 5 crowds Terminal 5 post security has the most space per narrowbody gate of any New York airport terminal. They also have ample restroom space…Another luxury at New York airports. Where terminal 5 is lacking space is the head house, the roadway system, and the fo...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Wed Aug 04, 2021 12:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue/JMP going forward with JFK terminal 6 project
Replies: 79
Views: 13070

Re: JetBlue/JMP going forward with JFK terminal 6 project

Only the Port Authority can come up with a plan to spend $390 million per gate and sell it as a victory. T5 was about $38 million per gate. A totally-different order of magnitude. Obviously, there are all sorts of participants in that joint venture (who is that M/WBE made up of, anyway?) that likel...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Wed Aug 04, 2021 1:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue/JMP going forward with JFK terminal 6 project
Replies: 79
Views: 13070

Re: JetBlue/JMP going forward with JFK terminal 6 project

Only the Port Authority can come up with a plan to spend $390 million per gate and sell it as a victory. T5 was about $38 million per gate. A totally-different order of magnitude. Obviously, there are all sorts of participants in that joint venture (who is that M/WBE made up of, anyway?) that likel...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Wed Aug 04, 2021 1:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue/JMP going forward with JFK terminal 6 project
Replies: 79
Views: 13070

Re: JetBlue/JMP going forward with JFK terminal 6 project

STT757 wrote:
$3.9 Billion for ten gates?


It’s 1.2 million square feet. Their current Terminal 5 is 640,000 square feet. It’s nice JetBlue is seeing that it’s not a good experience when you cram so many gates into a small space. T5 is way too crowded.

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Mon Jul 19, 2021 3:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK Terminal 1 redevelopment
Replies: 101
Views: 25586

Re: JFK Terminal 1 redevelopment

https://youtu.be/F7znLS2RBxU
-->

Here’s a great video from two years ago - nothing has changed from these renderings in the video from what they’ve shown in recent presentations. Going to be a beautiful terminal.

https://youtu.be/F7znLS2RBxU

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Mon Jul 19, 2021 12:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Used Delta Aircraft Purchase A359/737-900ER
Replies: 847
Views: 222082

Re: Updated: Used Delta Aircraft Order A359/737-900ER

First one expected to be an ex Malindo. Rest could be an ex SL and ID. Malindo (OD) has 6 aircraft in the fleet, Batik (ID) also has 6, all 12 of these in a 2-class layout. Thai Lion (SL) has just 5 in a mono-class layout. That would account for 17 aircraft in total. So this is the list of the 17 f...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Thu Jun 10, 2021 12:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Bastian presentation 3 June '21
Replies: 4
Views: 2319

Re: DL Bastian presentation 3 June '21

Which fleet families will remain?

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Sun Jun 06, 2021 3:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAX Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 90
Views: 20771

Re: LAX Aviation Thread - 2021

Unfortunately due to the current roadways, the baggage claim level has quite low ceilings. But at least there’s plenty of glass and modern LED lighting. Nice to see the high ceilings and walls of windows at the security checkpoint and core on Level 3. https://m.box.com/shared_item/https%3A%2F%2Fclou...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Tue May 25, 2021 6:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Status of LAX TBIT Midfield Concourse
Replies: 147
Views: 37103

Re: Status of LAX TBIT Midfield Concourse

Any news on what airlines/alliances or third parties taking up the lounge spaces? AF was supposed to take up a space but theres been little to no news on the topic for a while now. Press release from LAWA states this: In spring 2022, Air France will unveil a new lounge at the West Gates at Tom Brad...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Sun May 23, 2021 8:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United confirmed as first tenant of new Terminal A at EWR
Replies: 80
Views: 17948

Re: United confirmed as first tenant of new Terminal A at EWR

[twoid][/twoid] Perhaps we misinterpreted the gate situation? Isn’t it a common use facility? If nothing has changed, United wouldn’t necessarily be “getting” 20 gates but perhaps using 20 out of the 33 of them? But if I’m wrong, I’m not so sure United needs 20 more gates at EWR unless they are look...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Sat May 22, 2021 7:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United confirmed as first tenant of new Terminal A at EWR
Replies: 80
Views: 17948

Re: United confirmed as first tenant of new Terminal A at EWR

In 2019, PA added $35 million into the 2017-2026 Capital Plan for replacement of Terminal B. So it seems they would break ground later this decade. And this terminal is expected to be the largest at Newark Airport.

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Thu May 13, 2021 2:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAX West End Terminal Question
Replies: 16
Views: 4088

Re: LAX West End Terminal Question

From what i understood, When United new HGR is done, AA new HGR is going to be built where the ExCAL/UA HGR is sitting. I believe the Remote gates are staying. No, that area is for the future T9 that LAX will build. I think AA's new LAX hangar will be where the West Gates are. I read somewhere that...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Wed May 05, 2021 12:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Status of LAX TBIT Midfield Concourse
Replies: 147
Views: 37103

Re: Status of LAX TBIT Midfield Concourse

AA must vacate their Superbay hangar by December 2024. Would 3 years be enough time to demolish the hangar and build the MSC South?

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Tue May 04, 2021 4:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Status of LAX TBIT Midfield Concourse
Replies: 147
Views: 37103

Re: Status of LAX TBIT Midfield Concourse

My guess is they'll probably build MSC South as a temporary facility in time for the Olympics, but with the pandemic, someone closer to the Board of Airport Commissioners probably knows better. Anyways, I found these photos last November. Maybe it gets built this way or not, but it's nice to visual...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Sun May 02, 2021 3:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta scales back JFK T4 plans
Replies: 84
Views: 20547

Re: Delta scales back JFK T4 plans

So is there still a chance to fly out of T2? I see planes parked at the gates but I don't know if flights still operate there, and to where. JFK T2 is currently still closed but it will likely reopen later this summer as Delta increases JFK flights; there won’t be enough gates at T4 to handle the t...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Sun Apr 25, 2021 4:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta scales back JFK T4 plans
Replies: 84
Views: 20547

Re: Delta scales back JFK T4 plans

The biggest drawbacks to T4 is the lower ceiling area and congested corner at B20. If they can raise the ceiling and cut down on the excessive retail area there that wouldn’t be an issue. Concessions do need a big upgrade. Hopefully with DL taking over T4 in its entirety DL can exert more control o...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Sat Apr 24, 2021 12:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta scales back JFK T4 plans
Replies: 84
Views: 20547

Re: Delta scales back JFK T4 plans

Expanding Terminal 4 in a Practical Fashion with Customer Needs in Mind The Terminal 4 project will modernize and expand the existing terminal, adding more than 150,000 square feet and 10 new gates, serving primarily regional and domestic flights. The project will also expand and renovate the arriva...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Sat Apr 24, 2021 12:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta scales back JFK T4 plans
Replies: 84
Views: 20547

Re: Delta scales back JFK T4 plans

Here’s an update from the PANYNJ press release. Expansion will be 150,000 sq feet (which seems good for 10 gates). Also will include a new Delta Sky Club. My concern is the current RJ concourse being used for mainline. I guess they will not have a 1-1 replacement so if reconfigured properly, should ...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Fri Apr 23, 2021 8:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta scales back JFK T4 plans
Replies: 84
Views: 20547

Re: Delta scales back JFK T4 plans

Only in New York does a stop-gap measure cost $1.5 Billion.

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Sat Apr 17, 2021 6:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United adding seatback IFE - AVOD to older narrow body aircraft
Replies: 181
Views: 32248

Re: United adding seatback IFE - AVOD to older narrow body aircraft

slcdeltarumd11 wrote:
Scarebus34 wrote:
LOL. They had removed the video earlier today only to put it back up but they edited out the part about renovating narrowbody aircraft, new seats, and adding AVOD.


that sounds like the united we know :lol:


Is it actually not happening then?!

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Wed Mar 10, 2021 4:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA LAX T4/T5 Renovation
Replies: 64
Views: 13312

Re: AA LAX T4/T5 Renovation

You can't help but wonder if AA and B6 will someday offer seamless connectivity in Terminal 5. Meanwhile, AS seems to have backfilled quite a bit of American Eagle capacity in nearby Terminal 6. All kinds of new and renovated real estate for various carriers to offer as much LAX service as they wan...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Wed Mar 10, 2021 3:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA LAX T4/T5 Renovation
Replies: 64
Views: 13312

Re: AA LAX T4/T5 Renovation

Are any of the improvements other than the new vertical core actually getting built yet? AA has been running out PR pieces for a few years now about this grand renovation that's coming sometime soon so it would be nice to see them actually get shovels in the ground like has happened on the other si...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Wed Mar 10, 2021 12:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA LAX T4/T5 Renovation
Replies: 64
Views: 13312

AA LAX T4/T5 Renovation

AA had a topping off ceremony today of the new core aka Terminal 4.5. They released a video as well with new renderings. It really looks like a reconstructed terminal should look. Airy. Bright. Spacious. With a unified façade from the beginning of Terminal 4 to end of Terminal 5. For the life of me ...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Wed Mar 03, 2021 12:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Status of LAX TBIT Midfield Concourse
Replies: 147
Views: 37103

Re: Status of LAX TBIT Midfield Concourse

Allegiant,Sun County,Spirit and Frontier all slated to move to MSC now. Hawaii and JetBlue succeeded their objections to the relocation with the LAWA that it would make hinder their codeshare flexibility at LAX adding cumbersome tasks to connect to partners. Flyguy So the worst airlines get the bes...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Thu Feb 25, 2021 5:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Status of LAX TBIT Midfield Concourse
Replies: 147
Views: 37103

Re: Status of LAX TBIT Midfield Concourse

[twoid][/twoid] Listened to the MSC update from the board. 18 airlines moving to MSC over 2 phases. Phase 1 - Relocate domestic airlines from T5. Those airlines will also be using T1.5 for check in and will be bussed over. Phase 2- International Airlines. Will T5 then be renovated after most airline...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Sun Feb 21, 2021 1:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Status of LAX TBIT Midfield Concourse
Replies: 147
Views: 37103

Re: Status of LAX TBIT Midfield Concourse

https://thepointsguy.com/news/lax-has-a ... concourse/

This article describes the rationale behind a temporary concourse. Really doesn’t seem needed now.
-->

https://thepointsguy.com/news/lax-has-a ... concourse/

This article describes the rationale behind a temporary concourse. Really doesn’t seem needed now.

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Sun Feb 21, 2021 12:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Status of LAX TBIT Midfield Concourse
Replies: 147
Views: 37103

Re: Status of LAX TBIT Midfield Concourse

There was a proposal for a temporary extension before Covid that would serve domestic flights to provide relief for carriers while other terminals/concourses are modernized. But I’m not sure if that proposal is continuing. Seems they’d be better off building out the original plan now since traffic i...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Sun Feb 14, 2021 1:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 545
Views: 106504

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2021

I apologize if this is too soon or if these pictures aren't great, but it's just so amazing to see the progress happening at the concourse. I flew out of B this morning and got a good look of the A-West construction. This extension just looks so giant. Can't wait to see a handful of UA and internat...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Sat Feb 13, 2021 12:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: YVR Pier D Expansion Complete
Replies: 1
Views: 517

Re: YVR Pier D Expansion Complete

Looks great.

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Thu Feb 11, 2021 11:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PANYNJ curtailing, delaying and possibly canceling JFK Redevelopment
Replies: 107
Views: 42525

Re: PA curtailing, delaying and possibly canceling JFK Redevelopment

"Especially in NYC where everything has to cost three times as much and run 8-12 years late." Obviously, you've not been to NY in the last 30 years. Lived there from 2005-2008. How is that Second-Avenue Subway going? Or that East Side Access to the LIRR from GCT that still isn't done even...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Thu Feb 11, 2021 4:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PANYNJ curtailing, delaying and possibly canceling JFK Redevelopment
Replies: 107
Views: 42525

Re: PANYNJ curtailing, delaying and possibly canceling JFK Redevelopment

Just received an email back from Terminal One Group Assoc. (TOGA). They anticipate construction will begin in 4th quarter of this year.

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Thu Feb 11, 2021 12:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PANYNJ curtailing, delaying and possibly canceling JFK Redevelopment
Replies: 107
Views: 42525

Re: PA curtailing, delaying and possibly canceling JFK Redevelopment

Terminal One, the largest of the new JFK, seems to be moving forward. They recently made leadership changes. Terminai 4/ Delta probably will scale back their $3.8 billion renovation/expansion. JetBlue/T6 always planned a two phase project as well so don’t think they’d change the scope much of their ...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Thu Feb 11, 2021 12:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PANYNJ curtailing, delaying and possibly canceling JFK Redevelopment
Replies: 107
Views: 42525

Re: PA curtailing, delaying and possibly canceling JFK Redevelopment

The Port Authority is NOT funding these projects. They are being funded with private money. So they will discuss what the developers want to do moving forward. Rick Cotton has said he’d like all the projects to move forward but that is up to the developers not the PA. That is What is being discussed.

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Sat Jan 30, 2021 7:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sea-Tac IAF status
Replies: 27
Views: 4779

Re: Sea-Tac IAF status

https://public.tableau.com/profile/port ... FDashboard
-->

Currently 164 days behind. Opening July 29, 2021.


https://public.tableau.com/profile/port ... FDashboard

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Thu Nov 26, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 438
Views: 84149

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

I flew out of DIA on Monday morning. The new expansion on B is very nice. The patio will be a nice for plane watching. One thing they will need to figure out how to handle is keeping birds out of the concourse. I saw two flying around ~B22 who had come in from the patio. Frustratingly some things n...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Sat Nov 21, 2020 8:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 438
Views: 84149

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

https://www.internationalairportreview.com/news/121692/denver-airport-major-milestones-gate-expansion/ In addition to the 39 new gates, the airport will update ageing facilities across the concourses for an enhanced passenger experience including: Hold rooms, commuter facilities, restrooms, carpetin...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Sat Nov 21, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 438
Views: 84149

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

intotheair wrote:
Looks great! That men's room is a huge improvement compared to all the others. That might be the single best feature. More of that, please.


I believe that is the plan. All existing concourses will get renovated.

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Sat Nov 14, 2020 5:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAX Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 79
Views: 16973

Re: LAX Aviation Thread - 2020

I might be wrong, but I thought there is an increase in gates? As it stands February 2020, Terminal 2 - Gates 21, 21B, 22, 23, 24, 24A, 25, 26, 27,28 (10 gates) Terminal 3 Gates 30, 31A, 31B, 32, 33A, 33B, 34, 35, 36, 37A, 37B, 38, 39 (13 gates) That's 23 gates. It’s kind of misleading to look at i...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Sat Nov 14, 2020 9:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAX Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 79
Views: 16973

Re: LAX Aviation Thread - 2020

Anyone know why the Terminal 2 headhouse looks untouched? Will other airlines use this area for check-in/baggage claim and that’s why Delta isn’t renovating this part? I wish They would at least have a consistent facade.

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Fri Sep 25, 2020 11:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2020
Replies: 1549
Views: 156394

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2020

PSU.DTW.SCE wrote:
B763 to be retired by Dec 2025 per SEC filing.


Are they going to keep the existing hard product until then? Ugh. 5 more years of it...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Fri Sep 25, 2020 1:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The future of LaGuardia
Replies: 247
Views: 37853

Re: The future of LaGuardia

The pictures look amazing. http://www.salamancapress.com/news/state/walsh-construction-celebrates-unveiling-of-laguardia-airports-new-terminal-b-headhouse/article_1fbe78c4-5a9d-5e50-b597-c8c32b101f24.html With regard to the link above I get this message: Sorry, the page you're looking for cannot be...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Tue Sep 22, 2020 2:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta LGA Progress
Replies: 6
Views: 2993

Re: Delta LGA Progress

Executives at Delta have stated they would expedite construction at LGA during the slowdown in traffic as long as they could get additional funding in place. Well the funding now seems to have been solved... https://centreforaviation.com/news/nytdc-loans-usd15bn-to-delta-air-lines-to-finance-new-yor...

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Wed Sep 16, 2020 10:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2020
Replies: 1549
Views: 156394

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2020

Any spotters in NRT or AMS?!

Jump to post
by atlflyer
Wed Sep 16, 2020 4:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is DL taking delivery of A350’s from NRT to avoid tariffs?
Replies: 215
Views: 34972

Re: Is DL taking delivery of A350’s from NRT to avoid tariffs?

N515DN is also on the move in TLS. Wonder if it’s headed to NRT later as well?

Jump to post

Go to advanced search