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by atcboy73
Fri Nov 12, 2004 11:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MCI Gets Bathrooms IN Security!
Replies: 10
Views: 2697

MCI Gets Bathrooms IN Security!

http://www.bizjournals.com/kansascity/stories/2004/11/08/daily36.html?jst=b_ln_hl

YES!!! Restrooms inside security. Coming soon.

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by atcboy73
Wed Nov 10, 2004 10:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PIT Offically Loses Hub Status
Replies: 29
Views: 5516

RE: PIT Offically Loses Hub Status

Are the PIT flights timed in banks and if so how many are there?

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by atcboy73
Tue Nov 09, 2004 7:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Runways In The USA
Replies: 62
Views: 7149

RE: New Runways In The USA

Dont forget MSPs new runway.

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by atcboy73
Fri Nov 05, 2004 10:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lose The "Super 80's"
Replies: 83
Views: 9485

RE: Lose The "Super 80's"

Id rather be on the two seat side (window for me always) of a full MD80 than the window seat of a full 737 or A320. I love MD80s and would say they are one of my favorite planes these days. Regarding food, I always assume Im not going to get anything and take my own snacks and get this,,,I then have...

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by atcboy73
Tue Nov 02, 2004 7:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATC Bashing Bush Commercial
Replies: 42
Views: 4280

RE: ATC Bashing Bush Commercial

Like it or not a bunch of my co-workers are up for retirement in 4 years and I think the Bush administrations plan is to let the air traffic system fall apart. They have given me no reason to think other wise.

Its a constant topic at work.

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by atcboy73
Mon Oct 25, 2004 2:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines To Cut 1100 Jobs.
Replies: 26
Views: 7654

RE: American Airlines To Cut 1100 Jobs.

Does this mean they wont be adding the small hand full of flights to STL they said they would about two weeks ago?

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by atcboy73
Tue Oct 19, 2004 6:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL Spotter Alert - NWA 757-300 On Delta Pad Now
Replies: 21
Views: 6064

RE: STL Spotter Alert - NWA 757-300 On Delta Pad Now

You think that is cool. Get this. I work at the tower at <acronym title="St. Louis - Lambert-St. Louis International (STL / KSTL), USA - Missouri">STL</acronym> now and today we had two <acronym title="Northwest Airlines (USA)">NW</acronym> DC-9s at the gates as well as the <acronym title="Northwest...

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by atcboy73
Tue Oct 05, 2004 10:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pinnacle Flying MKE-STL?!
Replies: 10
Views: 2104

RE: Pinnacle Flying MKE-STL?!

Man, <acronym title="Northwest Airlines (USA)">NW</acronym> sure seems to get use out of those two gates they have at <acronym title="St. Louis - Lambert-St. Louis International (STL / KSTL), USA - Missouri">STL</acronym>. They are always full. I must say though they sure time them well. We dont hav...

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by atcboy73
Mon Sep 27, 2004 10:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA To Restore TUL-STL Flights!
Replies: 25
Views: 4603

RE: AA To Restore TUL-STL Flights!

Pilotpip Im loving the tower and the city too. I had my first day of on the job training today. It was on Clearance Delivery and Ground Meter. Notes from the day: -Delta 757 <acronym title="St. Louis - Lambert-St. Louis International (STL / KSTL), USA - Missouri">STL</acronym>-<acronym title="New Or...

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by atcboy73
Sat Sep 25, 2004 11:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA To Restore TUL-STL Flights!
Replies: 25
Views: 4603

RE: AA To Restore TUL-STL Flights!

If it does leave <acronym title="Tulsa - International (TUL / KTUL), USA - Oklahoma">TUL</acronym> at 6am it should get in to <acronym title="St. Louis - Lambert-St. Louis International (STL / KSTL), USA - Missouri">STL</acronym> about what, 7, 7:15am. That should have at least a good 10 or 12 conne...

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by atcboy73
Sat Sep 25, 2004 7:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA To Restore TUL-STL Flights!
Replies: 25
Views: 4603

RE: AA To Restore TUL-STL Flights!

That is awesome news and im glad to hear it now that Im at the <acronym title="St. Louis - Lambert-St. Louis International (STL / KSTL), USA - Missouri">STL</acronym> tower. There are also rummors going around the airport that a new airline is going to announce new service in Oct. I have no idea who...

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by atcboy73
Sun Sep 05, 2004 12:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Traffic Controller
Replies: 37
Views: 3851

RE: Air Traffic Controller

Hey Zobatc, whats up? You at <acronym title="Pittsburgh - International (Greater Pittsburgh) (PIT / KPIT), USA - Pennsylvania">PIT</acronym> now? If so I hope you are having fun. Looks like I might be seeing Porkchop in <acronym title="St. Louis - Lambert-St. Louis International (STL / KSTL), USA - ...

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by atcboy73
Fri Sep 03, 2004 7:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Traffic Controller
Replies: 37
Views: 3851

RE: Air Traffic Controller

Oh Sorry guys, we don't start out at $100,000 a year. That would be nice! But the pay is good. I went to The Community College of Beaver County (PA) for my ATC degree and 9 months after I got back home I had my job. It was a pretty easy process overall as far as getting on with the FAA because the s...

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by atcboy73
Fri Sep 03, 2004 9:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL-CELEBRATE W/ Me. Im Going To The STL Tower!
Replies: 9
Views: 3918

RE: STL-CELEBRATE W/ Me. Im Going To The STL Tower!

Lambertman I will be happy to do my best. Pilotpip Ill keep my eye out for those fuel trucks  <img src="/discussions/graphics/smile.gif" ALT="Smile"> Thanks for the welcomes and all the congrats everyone. I have visited the tower at Lambert many times and cant believe I am so close to being a r...

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by atcboy73
Fri Sep 03, 2004 1:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: USA Today: Delta & SLC
Replies: 13
Views: 6362

RE: USA Today: Delta & SLC

How many people think we might be seeing a major reduction or dropping of both the <acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</acronym> and <acronym title="Salt Lake City - International (SLC / KSLC), USA - Utah">SLC</acronym> hubs? Its hard for me to tell whi...

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by atcboy73
Thu Sep 02, 2004 8:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL-CELEBRATE W/ Me. Im Going To The STL Tower!
Replies: 9
Views: 3918

RE: STL-CELEBRATE W/ Me. Im Going To The STL Tower!

HEY Boeing nut, thanks.

John and I went to college together and he is one of the reasons I got the position I did.

A true stand up guy!

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by atcboy73
Thu Sep 02, 2004 8:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL-CELEBRATE W/ Me. Im Going To The STL Tower!
Replies: 9
Views: 3918

STL-CELEBRATE W/ Me. Im Going To The STL Tower!

Hey guys, guess what. I finally got my transfer and am to report to the tower at <acronym title="St. Louis - Lambert-St. Louis International (STL / KSTL), USA - Missouri">STL</acronym> on Sept 20th. <br><center><font color="#EEEEEE" size="1" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva"><a href="/open.file/236339...

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by atcboy73
Wed Aug 25, 2004 12:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta DFW Announcement
Replies: 62
Views: 11917

RE: Delta DFW Announcement

If there is a "major" announcement regarding the hub at <acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</acronym> does anyone honestly think its going to be about keeping the service levels the same, a small build up or a bigger expansion? Im thinking probably not....

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by atcboy73
Tue Aug 24, 2004 1:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SWA To Cut Flights In Many Markets In OCT.
Replies: 18
Views: 6860

RE: SWA To Cut Flights In Many Markets In OCT.

<a href="http://stlouis.bizjournals.com/stlouis/stories/2004/08/23/daily8.html?jst=b_ln_hl" target=_blank>http://stlouis.bizjournals.com/stlouis/stories/2004/08/23/daily8.html?jst=b_ln_hl</a> An article from the St. Louis Business Journal. And Kansas City which seems to be loosing nine daily flights...

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by atcboy73
Mon Aug 23, 2004 6:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SWA To Cut Flights In Many Markets In OCT.
Replies: 18
Views: 6860

SWA To Cut Flights In Many Markets In OCT.

<a href="http://biz.yahoo.com/rf/040823/airlines_southwest_1.html" target=_blank>http://biz.yahoo.com/rf/040823/airlines_southwest_1.html</a> Though I don't really think of this as bad news. From looking at the schedule in some markets it looks like they are using planes smarter, spreading out depar...

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by atcboy73
Sun Aug 22, 2004 11:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Eagle Fleet
Replies: 6
Views: 3418

RE: American Eagle Fleet

Im wondering about those ATRs in the <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> Connection fleet. The only route that I know of them being operated on is the <acronym title="St. Louis - Lambert-St. Louis International (STL / KSTL), USA - Missouri">STL</acronym>-<acronym title="Indianapoli...

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by atcboy73
Thu Aug 19, 2004 3:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ORD-airlines Agree To Cuts - But How Many?
Replies: 17
Views: 3379

RE: ORD-airlines Agree To Cuts - But How Many?

Im hoping for at least 10 flights a day to be added to <acronym title="St. Louis - Lambert-St. Louis International (STL / KSTL), USA - Missouri">STL</acronym>. Im still thinking that some smaller communities in <acronym title="Istanbul Airlines (Turkey)">IL</acronym> and neighboring states could loo...

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by atcboy73
Thu Aug 19, 2004 3:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ORD-airlines Agree To Cuts - But How Many?
Replies: 17
Views: 3379

ORD-airlines Agree To Cuts - But How Many?

<a href="http://biz.yahoo.com/rb/040818/airlines_ohare_flights_1.html" target=_blank>http://biz.yahoo.com/rb/040818/airlines_ohare_flights_1.html</a> <a href="http://biz.yahoo.com/prnews/040818/cgw032_1.html" target=_blank>http://biz.yahoo.com/prnews/040818/cgw032_1.html</a>http://<biz.yahoo.com/prn...

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by atcboy73
Wed Aug 18, 2004 1:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mesa Starts Service To 3 Cities From OMA!
Replies: 24
Views: 4833

RE: Mesa Starts Service To 3 Cities From OMA!

I find the news kind of funny. I worked for Mesa (USAirways Express) many years ago when we flew something like 6 trips a day to <acronym title="Omaha - Eppley Airfield (OMA / KOMA), USA - Nebraska">OMA</acronym> from <acronym title="Kansas City - International (MCI / KMCI), USA - Missouri">MCI</acr...

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by atcboy73
Tue Aug 17, 2004 9:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Are The 'premium' Routes For DL?
Replies: 8
Views: 4568

RE: What Are The 'premium' Routes For DL?

Ive heard this the last few weeks. Delta might reduce its <acronym title="Royal Jordanian">RJ</acronym> flying. Delta is going to concentrate on longer haul, more premium flying. That puts into mind an incredibly shrinking airline. When is the plan going to be made public, or is this it?

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by atcboy73
Mon Aug 16, 2004 5:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Any News/rumors On ORD Flight Reductions?
Replies: 5
Views: 3059

RE: Any News/rumors On ORD Flight Reductions?

Airportplan makes a good point. Its my bet that cities like Moline, Peoria and Bloomington <acronym title="Istanbul Airlines (Turkey)">IL</acronym> will loose a little service. Im talking of the smaller towns in <acronym title="Istanbul Airlines (Turkey)">IL</acronym>, <acronym title="MAT Macedonian...

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by atcboy73
Sun Aug 15, 2004 11:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Any News/rumors On ORD Flight Reductions?
Replies: 5
Views: 3059

Any News/rumors On ORD Flight Reductions?

I was just thinking about this the other day. We haven't heard any news (at least as far as I know) of the results of the FAA/airline meeting about delays at <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>. Any one have any news, or heard any rumors about f...

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by atcboy73
Wed Aug 11, 2004 11:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future Of STL
Replies: 24
Views: 2920

RE: Future Of STL

At my last count <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> had 217 total flights a day at <acronym title="St. Louis - Lambert-St. Louis International (STL / KSTL), USA - Missouri">STL</acronym>. Does anyone know how this compares to <acronym title="Northwest Airlines (USA)">NW</acronym> ...

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by atcboy73
Wed Aug 11, 2004 7:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CLE- Mainline To Majority RJ Transformation
Replies: 8
Views: 2449

RE: CLE- Mainline To Majority RJ Transformation

How many total CO and CO Connection flights are there at CLE now days?

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by atcboy73
Tue Aug 10, 2004 11:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future Of STL
Replies: 24
Views: 2920

RE: Future Of STL

I wonder if we might see something like this in the future. <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> moving more mainline flying to <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym> and Eagle RJs to <acronym title="St. Louis - Lambert-St. Louis I...

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by atcboy73
Tue Aug 10, 2004 8:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA To Drop Sjcnrt Mar 05
Replies: 40
Views: 6950

RE: AA To Drop Sjcnrt Mar 05

I have not seen any news or any info on the dropping of the <acronym title="San Jose - Norman Y. Mineta International (Municipal) (SJC / KSJC), USA - California">SJC</acronym>-<acronym title="Tokyo - Narita International (New Tokyo) (NRT / RJAA), Japan">NRT</acronym> route or a pilot base closing in...

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by atcboy73
Wed Aug 04, 2004 12:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Annoucement 8/9/04
Replies: 74
Views: 14827

RE: AA Annoucement 8/9/04

Could this have anything to do with a possible reduction (or elimination) of the SF340 fleet?

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by atcboy73
Sat Jul 31, 2004 10:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New ILE Airport To Open Monday.
Replies: 21
Views: 5087

RE: New ILE Airport To Open Monday.

Any word on an open house before it opens?

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by atcboy73
Sat Jul 31, 2004 10:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Killeen: Any Central Texans, Any Info?
Replies: 5
Views: 1689

RE: Killeen: Any Central Texans, Any Info?

William

Hey, tell me more about the open house?

I live in Waco and would like to go down to see it. I checked the web site and couldnt find anything.

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by atcboy73
Sat Jul 31, 2004 9:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta-how Drastic Will The Reorganization Be?
Replies: 66
Views: 9049

RE: Delta-how Drastic Will The Reorganization Be?

Wow, closing <acronym title="Salt Lake City - International (SLC / KSLC), USA - Utah">SLC</acronym> and <acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</acronym>. If this is true the <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> route map is gona look more an...

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by atcboy73
Sat Jul 31, 2004 3:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New ILE Airport To Open Monday.
Replies: 21
Views: 5087

RE: New ILE Airport To Open Monday.

Any word on when Eagle is going to start RJs in to GRK?

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by atcboy73
Fri Jul 30, 2004 11:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ORD, FAA To Tell Airlines To Cut More Flights Soon
Replies: 48
Views: 7480

RE: ORD, FAA To Tell Airlines To Cut More Flights Soon

<a href="http://www.fortwayne.com/mld/journalgazette/news/local/9281618.htm" target=_blank>http://www.fortwayne.com/mld/journalgazette/news/local/9281618.htm</a> Another article. This one goes a little more into depth about the service reduction plan. All airlines will not be required to attend, but...

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by atcboy73
Thu Jul 29, 2004 8:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ORD, FAA To Tell Airlines To Cut More Flights Soon
Replies: 48
Views: 7480

RE: ORD, FAA To Tell Airlines To Cut More Flights Soon

I wonder if AAs plan (if pressured to reduce <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym> more) would be to move flights from the smaller towns with in driving distance to Chicago, like Peoria, Bloomington and Moline to <acronym title="St. Louis - Lamber...

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by atcboy73
Thu Jul 29, 2004 8:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPDATE: What Really Happened On NW327
Replies: 57
Views: 8824

RE: UPDATE: What Really Happened On NW327

NPR just had a segment on this story.

Hearing some of the passengers stories game me the creeps!

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by atcboy73
Thu Jul 29, 2004 7:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ORD, FAA To Tell Airlines To Cut More Flights Soon
Replies: 48
Views: 7480

RE: ORD, FAA To Tell Airlines To Cut More Flights Soon

Finally someone other than me who thinks slots will be added.

How else are we going to take care of this problem, I just don't know.

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by atcboy73
Thu Jul 29, 2004 5:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta-how Drastic Will The Reorganization Be?
Replies: 66
Views: 9049

RE: Delta-how Drastic Will The Reorganization Be?

Here is a thought. Close <acronym title="Dallas / Fort Worth - International (DFW / KDFW), USA - Texas">DFW</acronym> as Im guessing it to be the weakest hub. With all the a/c that come from that hub you could probably retire the 737-200s, 300s and MD90s. Sell or lease the 777s to another carrier. T...

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by atcboy73
Thu Jul 29, 2004 5:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ORD, FAA To Tell Airlines To Cut More Flights Soon
Replies: 48
Views: 7480

ORD, FAA To Tell Airlines To Cut More Flights Soon

<a href="http://biz.yahoo.com/rc/040728/airlines_delays_1.html" target=_blank>http://biz.yahoo.com/rc/040728/airlines_delays_1.html</a> It looks like these discussions will involve more than just <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> and <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acr...

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by atcboy73
Wed Jul 28, 2004 6:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta-how Drastic Will The Reorganization Be?
Replies: 66
Views: 9049

RE: Delta-how Drastic Will The Reorganization Be?

Don't they have the largest <acronym title="Royal Jordanian">RJ</acronym> fleet of anyone in the US? I know the CEO (or someone high up) has said he wants to reevaluate <acronym title="Royal Jordanian">RJ</acronym> flying but they are so new, how could they park any of them, even when they have more...

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by atcboy73
Wed Jul 28, 2004 3:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta-how Drastic Will The Reorganization Be?
Replies: 66
Views: 9049

Delta-how Drastic Will The Reorganization Be?

<a href="http://www.11alive.com/money/money_article.aspx?storyid=49739" target=_blank>http://www.11alive.com/money/money_article.aspx?storyid=49739</a> The article above reminded me that Delta is planning on announcing a restructuring plan next month. My question to everyone out there is this. How b...

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by atcboy73
Tue Jul 27, 2004 11:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA STL Hub Managers Prospective- Good Article
Replies: 2
Views: 3035

RE: AA STL Hub Managers Prospective- Good Article

It seems like the word is more and more that the <acronym title="St. Louis - Lambert-St. Louis International (STL / KSTL), USA - Missouri">STL</acronym> operation is a money maker for <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym>. I have read this from some posts on USAviation also. We might...

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by atcboy73
Tue Jul 27, 2004 9:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA STL Hub Managers Prospective- Good Article
Replies: 2
Views: 3035

AA STL Hub Managers Prospective- Good Article

<a href="http://www.stltoday.com/stltoday/business/stories.nsf/Business/Workplace/ECAB47C8115B969A86256EDD0018B5C9?OpenDocument&Headline=Chief+of+American's+Lambert+hub+craves+action" target=_blank>http://www.stltoday.com/stltoday/business/stories.nsf/Business/Workplace/ECAB47C8115B969A86256EDD0018B...

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by atcboy73
Mon Jul 26, 2004 8:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin America Funding Secured
Replies: 36
Views: 3017

RE: Virgin America Funding Secured

Do we have any idea how much money they are hoping to raise?

Jet Blue had what, something like $100 million at its start up, right?

Any idea how much this Virgin operation is trying for?

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by atcboy73
Sun Jul 25, 2004 11:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA/Corporate Airlines ATL-BNA Flights
Replies: 8
Views: 2694

RE: AA/Corporate Airlines ATL-BNA Flights

This little airline kind of fascinates me. I noticed that <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson International (The William B Hartsfield) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym>-<acronym title="Nashville - International (Metropolitan) (BNA / KBNA), USA - Tennessee">BNA</acronym> route a few...

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