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by tjerome
Tue Jan 25, 2022 5:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Fleet Thread - 2022
Replies: 191
Views: 32880

Re: Delta Fleet Thread - 2022

SEA 220 base was opened with the pilot bid posted 4/1/2021.

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by tjerome
Sun Dec 26, 2021 4:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1662
Views: 229195

Re: Delta Network Thread - 2021

On 3JAN22 Delta is returning to its full pre pandemic schedule @ EZE with the resumption of daily 764 service from ATL. Currently it's 4x w with A333 equipment. Looks like SCL is going daily as well (just checked the full week of January 10th) on the 333. Surprised it took them this long to bring b...

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by tjerome
Wed Dec 08, 2021 6:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATL Documentary Video - "The Secret Life of Airports"
Replies: 19
Views: 3879

Re: ATL Documentary Video - "The Secret Life of Airports"

Thanks for sharing. Very similar to a video from about 10 years ago. This was recorded 2019 or earlier (not just because of COVID).

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by tjerome
Sun Dec 05, 2021 5:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Fleet Thread - 2021
Replies: 1660
Views: 368714

Re: Delta Fleet Thread - 2021

1705 N175DZ B763 is routed ATL-HSV-BHM-HSV-BHM-HSV-ATL for the day tomorrow with DL996* flight numbers. Crew training? 181 N181DN B763 did the exact same thing this morning. Are these both for crew training? On the ground for about 20-30 minutes at HSV/BHM between legs. As noted above, 1705 now off...

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by tjerome
Wed Nov 17, 2021 4:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 679
Views: 123573

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2021

Any POTUS-related activity at Logan today? Heard someone passing describe a "white plane with a blue belly" at North Cargo but couldn't verify if it was in support of today's NH visit. I know he flew into MHT so not sure what would have been at Boston. "white plane with a blue belly&...

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by tjerome
Tue Nov 16, 2021 10:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1662
Views: 229195

Re: Delta Network Thread - 2021

On a second note, DL will be running all A330s to AMS, CDG, FCO, DUB, TLV and ATH out of BOS; plus 767s to EDI, LIS and LHR. Tons of capacity, but also, how are they going to fit that equipment given the gate situation at Terminal A? Checking schedules for a June Monday it doesn't look like TLV, AT...

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by tjerome
Sat Nov 06, 2021 4:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlanta Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 127
Views: 13295

Re: ATL's terminal makeover

I was just there this week, never noticed. I arrived, went to the next gate, got a coffee and boarded the next plane to my destination. You can’t see the outside from the concourses anyway, especially at ATL. It’s a pretty efficient people mover and that’s all that matters. Transiting next week, to...

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by tjerome
Tue Nov 02, 2021 4:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1662
Views: 229195

Re: Delta Network Thread - 2021

Pre-Covid, DL had about 15 to 22 per day flights going in and out of AMS, with seasonal routes going to TPA, LAX, MCO, PDX I believe JFK, ATL and DTW had multiple daily flights, up to three even. S21 saw a partial restoration of many W19 routes, going up to 10 daily flights in and out of AMS. My gu...

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by tjerome
Mon Oct 11, 2021 3:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Fleet Thread - 2021
Replies: 1660
Views: 368714

Re: Delta Fleet Thread - 2021

689 to exit VCV heading to QRO on 10/12

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by tjerome
Fri Oct 08, 2021 4:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1662
Views: 229195

Re: DL International BOS Additions

Short of filling in some of the harbor, a moonshot most likely, there really isn't a lot Massport can do in this area. I do wonder if Massport would ever look at moving the economy garage and State Police barracks at some point in the next decade. The terminal E expansion is going to be a really ni...

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by tjerome
Wed Sep 22, 2021 4:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 679
Views: 123573

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2021

DL has loaded a resumption of the following: BOS-LIS 5 weekly 767 5/27/2022 until 7/1/2022 when it goes daily for rest of season. BOS-EDI 5 weekly 767 7/1/2022 until 7/28/2022 when it goes daily for rest of season BOS-FCO also resumes 5/1/2022 5 weekly A330 until 6/1/2022 where it goes daily Nice t...

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by tjerome
Fri Sep 10, 2021 5:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Delta further delays PDX-ICN launch till March 2022
Replies: 167
Views: 34903

Re: Updated: Delta to launch PDX-ICN in November 2021

What about PDX-AMS? Is that a A332? Maybe the aircraft gets rotated from AMS? Historically DL has scheduled things that way. I believe in the pre-COVID S20 schedule the rotation was supposed to be AMS-PDX-HND-PDX-AMS on the 332 (and then it would rotate with the 1x daily DTW-AMS frequency that was ...

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by tjerome
Sat Sep 04, 2021 1:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1662
Views: 229195

Re: Delta Network Thread - 2021

DL can fill up planes headed to touristy places like FCO, MAD, CDG, AMS but not LHR, FRA, JNB, etc. Of course, DL's fortunate that much of its Atlantic capacity is headed to CDG & AMS. FRA sometimes does fill up. LHR has had more restrictive requirements than the rest of Europe (some of those c...

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by tjerome
Wed Sep 01, 2021 3:31 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: First Delta A350 from Boston
Replies: 7
Views: 5331

Re: First Delta A350 from Boston

BOS only allows props to take off from 4L, so you were on 4R.

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by tjerome
Fri Aug 20, 2021 5:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1662
Views: 229195

Re: Delta Returning to ORH, Will Fly to LGA

Worcester is actually the second largest city in New England and has its own distinct metro area not part of Boston's metro. Do you think people living in places like Milford, Westborough, or Southborough (all in Worcester County, thus in the Wormtown metro area) are commuting to Worcester or Bosto...

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by tjerome
Mon Aug 16, 2021 5:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta pulling down RDU & CVG?
Replies: 106
Views: 18476

Re: Delta pulling down RDU & CVG?

In that case, employees have the right to bid by seniority to go to other stations that have open positions. Not everyone would do that, though, as wages are low in many of these jobs - especially for junior employees - and folks may not have the money to move themselves and their families to Atlan...

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by tjerome
Fri Jun 25, 2021 2:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Used Delta Aircraft Purchase A359/737-900ER
Replies: 989
Views: 283716

Re: Rumor: Used Delta Aircraft Order

With the 330 fleet we have 3301-3321 (original NWA frames) then 3322-3331 were the 10 frames that DL ordered. The 332s ended up being 3351-3361. The 763ER fleet is an oddball too. 1200-1201, 1501-1506 and 1521, 1601-1613, 1701-1708. Simply said the 359s that will be acquired are coming from a differ...

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by tjerome
Thu Jun 10, 2021 9:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1662
Views: 229195

Re: Delta Network Thread - 2021

At least that I see this week ATL-BNA has gone all 737-900ER ATL-BNA 8x daily 737-900ER BNA-DTW 4x daily 717-200 That strikes me as an odd use of 739s. Couldn't they just throw seven (less fuel efficient) 757s at it, and keep the 739s for longer routes where efficiency matters? There is a lot that ...

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by tjerome
Sun Jun 06, 2021 4:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "Delta's 757s are their biggest liability"
Replies: 100
Views: 22535

Re: "Delta's 757s are their biggest liability"

If DL wanted to retire them, it would retire them. This. They have retired many of the older frames both DL and NW frames post-merger. They brought back some that were going to be retired into revenue service and as the charter fleet. If they wanted the 757 to be gone, they had a prime opportunity ...

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by tjerome
Tue Jun 01, 2021 4:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ouch—AA at DFW hits light pole
Replies: 121
Views: 17132

Re: Ouch—AA at DFW hits light pole

jeffrey0032j wrote:
tjerome wrote:
21 year old aircraft... wouldn't be surprised if it's a write off depending on the cost to fix it.

11 years old, we are in 2021 now, not 2031.


Whoops you're right. That's probably fixable then.

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by tjerome
Tue Jun 01, 2021 6:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ouch—AA at DFW hits light pole
Replies: 121
Views: 17132

Re: Ouch—AA at DFW hits light pole

21 year old aircraft... wouldn't be surprised if it's a write off depending on the cost to fix it.

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by tjerome
Wed May 19, 2021 8:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Fleet Thread - 2021
Replies: 1660
Views: 368714

Re: Delta Fleet Thread - 2021

https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/dl9960


3301. That one was in storage for a while and went there right after exiting. Interesting that it's going back again.
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3301. That one was in storage for a while and went there right after exiting. Interesting that it's going back again.

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by tjerome
Wed May 05, 2021 6:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlanta Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 127
Views: 13295

Re: Atlanta Aviation Thread - 2021

x1234 wrote:
When is DL going to resume ATL-PVG? I guess not soon because of the China quarantine requirements. They do a PVG turn out of ICN which ATL/DTW-ICN can connect to I guess.


I'm not sure if the 350 has the legs to operate ATL-PVG.

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by tjerome
Sat Apr 03, 2021 2:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta 757 at CLT
Replies: 23
Views: 5311

Re: Delta 757 at CLT

There is a Delta 757 parked at CLT off terminal almost every day it seems, yet AFAIK Delta doesn't offer regulaly scheduled 757 service into CLT. Does anyone know why? As Timf states they are NBA charters including for the Hornets. I'm not sure but pre-pandemic only two or three teams didn't use De...

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by tjerome
Wed Mar 10, 2021 1:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1662
Views: 229195

Re: Delta Network Thread - 2021

Midwestindy wrote:
When did Delta pull LAX-CDG?


It was in the 2/23 OAG thread,

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by tjerome
Mon Mar 01, 2021 2:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1662
Views: 229195

Re: Delta Network Thread - 2021

DalDC9Bos wrote:
Will DL ever return to Berlin, now BER,? I get it isn’t a business premium city, but they have flown to other comparable EU cities. UA has long flown the route.


I think we could see it in 2022

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by tjerome
Mon Feb 01, 2021 7:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Fleet Thread - 2021
Replies: 1660
Views: 368714

Re: Delta Fleet Thread - 2021

flyboy80 wrote:
Can anyone confirm A321 "W" is A321ceo with only difference no wifi with no other interior changes?


AFAIK that's correct

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by tjerome
Tue Jan 26, 2021 7:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Fleet Thread - 2021
Replies: 1660
Views: 368714

Re: Delta Fleet Thread - 2021

rsgolfpunk wrote:
I know, already answered, but I can’t find it in a search. Do any DL 737-800s have split winglets?


Nope

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by tjerome
Wed Jan 13, 2021 6:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to end Ready Reserve in July 2021
Replies: 39
Views: 16723

Re: Delta to end Ready Reserve in July 2021

Ready reserve these days is part time employees who work 20-25 hours per week for a max of 1,400 hours per year. They get flight benefits, a 401k which DL puts an automatic 3% into (they didn’t match when that rolled out and AFAIK that’s still the case). It’s flexible to get swaps/time off, but in s...

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by tjerome
Fri Jan 01, 2021 5:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 679
Views: 123573

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2021

A new year, when we hopefully get COVID better under control and air travel will grow once again in Boston. And speaking about air traffic, any news about Asian airlines in Boston? Is Hainan still around or was it liquidated? And what is going on with CX? I know KE is operating at least once a week...

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by tjerome
Sun Nov 15, 2020 5:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2020 NFL Charters
Replies: 111
Views: 19778

Re: 2020 NFL Charters

Bucs aircraft (A330) was on maintenance in TPA today. They took a 757 to CLT instead. DAL8869.

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by tjerome
Sat Nov 14, 2020 5:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 737
Views: 105849

Re: Delta Network Thread - 2020

HNLSLCPDX wrote:
Does anyone know the YOY info for DL at SLC? As well as the plan for transatlantic services to/from SLC?


I heard SLC is running about 80% of their 2019 schedule currently.

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by tjerome
Tue Oct 20, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 1089
Views: 164283

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2020

https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/294467/delta-ns21-international-operation-changes-as-of-18oct20/ Right now looks like DL is adding back BOS-EDI from Late May, 4 weekly 763ER vs daily 757 last year. Of course we know right now nothing is set in stone until it happens but it is curi...

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by tjerome
Sat Oct 17, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2020
Replies: 1547
Views: 158102

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2020

3514 going right into revenue service tonight after its ferry from NRT.

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by tjerome
Thu Oct 15, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2020
Replies: 1547
Views: 158102

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2020

Looks like on Saturday 3514 will fly NRT-DTW and 3515 will fly AMS-NRT.

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by tjerome
Thu Oct 08, 2020 9:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2020
Replies: 1547
Views: 158102

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2020

It could be a combination of factors, but likely due to either crew scheduling or aircraft provisioning (e.g, equipment that was removed prior to storage). ATL and NYC are the only 765 (764) pilot bases. Pilots would start the trip in ATL with a deadhead to BHM and fly the aircraft back BHM-ATL. Th...

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by tjerome
Sun Sep 20, 2020 10:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2020 NFL Charters
Replies: 111
Views: 19778

Re: 2020 NFL Charters

I am likely missing something - and apologies if posted elsewhere - but did the Patriots use a DL charter for their SEA trip? I noticed a DL 764 from BOS to SEA on Friday (matching up closely with the team’s travel plans) and another returning tonight after the game. I don’t know of a regularly sch...

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by tjerome
Sat Sep 05, 2020 7:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta plans to emerge a "smaller" carrier
Replies: 2164
Views: 393711

Re: Delta plans to emerge a "smaller" carrier

Surprised no one has posted it yet but Delta today confirmed that they will not have to furlough a single flight attendant for the fall and winter: https://thepointsguy.com/news/breaking-delta-air-lines-confirms-no-furloughs-for-flight-attendants/ After the early-outs, Delta indicated they would be...

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by tjerome
Tue Aug 25, 2020 3:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta plans to emerge a "smaller" carrier
Replies: 2164
Views: 393711

Re: Delta plans to emerge a "smaller" carrier

https://news.delta.com/ed-bastian-memo-gil-west

Retires end of September.

Not a good sign when executives start jumping ship.


Paul Jacobson agreed to rescind his (pre-COVID) retirement plans so there's that.
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cessna2 wrote:
PSU.DTW.SCE wrote:
Its more than a rumor, its official:
https://news.delta.com/ed-bastian-memo-gil-west

Retires end of September.

Not a good sign when executives start jumping ship.


Paul Jacobson agreed to rescind his (pre-COVID) retirement plans so there's that.

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by tjerome
Sun Aug 23, 2020 1:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta plans to emerge a "smaller" carrier
Replies: 2164
Views: 393711

Re: Delta plans to emerge a "smaller" carrier

3) BOS seems to be getting pulled down the most (LGW, FCO, EDI won't start). BOS is losing LIS, EDI, LGW, MAN, FCO. The last 3 were supposed to have started this summer. JFK is losing SNN, PRG, CPH, GLA, BER. Additionally they are losing 1 LHR frequency and KEF is not daily. So equal complete desti...

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by tjerome
Sun Aug 16, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 737
Views: 105849

Re: Delta Network Thread - 2020

Looks like DL extended some more suspensions this weekend though Christmas: SEA-IND/TPA/MCI RDU-AUS/BNA/CLE/IND/PIT/CMH CVG-STL/IAH/BDL/MCI (CVG-YYZ looks completely gone after December) BOS-MEM/ORF/BUF/PBI/MIA SLC-CMH/CLE/MSN Not surprising on some of those. BOS-MEM was scheduled to start in Octob...

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by tjerome
Thu Aug 06, 2020 6:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 1089
Views: 164283

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2020

Was there an AA 767 in BOS today? Just about an hour ago, I saw something that looked like an AA 763 overfly in Billerica . It was flying unusually low and it looked like it was climbing and made a light turn to the south. I've never seen a commercial aircraft that low over this area. And I haven't...

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by tjerome
Sat Aug 01, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta plans to emerge a "smaller" carrier
Replies: 2164
Views: 393711

Re: Delta plans to emerge a "smaller" carrier

So, now that the dust is starting to settle on the employees taking the retirement packages. It looks like approximately 500 above/below wing employees in MSP have taken the package. Looking like a little over 1000 above/below wing employees have taken it in ATL, add to that over 30 OSM (front line...

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by tjerome
Tue Jul 28, 2020 8:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 1089
Views: 164283

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2020

At the rate DL is cutting BOS, you wonder if they need the A-satellite ever again. They might not need them right now but no way they're gonna give them up. Gate space is pretty valuable in BOS and Delta has shown they're not planning on just handing BOS over to AA/B6. I must have missed something ...

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by tjerome
Tue Jul 28, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 7/28/2020:SLOW BLEED;AA Cuts LAX-EUG/FAT/MFR/RDM/SAN/SDF,LGA-TYS,ORD-SCE;DL Drops HAV/TGU/BOS Shrinks
Replies: 117
Views: 21759

Re: OAG Changes 7/28/2020:SLOW BLEED;AA Cuts LAX-EUG/FAT/MFR/RDM/SAN/SDF,LGA-TYS,ORD-SCE;DL Drops HAV/TGU/BOS Shrinks

This is what you wrote on THIS week's OAG thread DL AUS-SEA AUG 0.5>0[1.0] DL CDG-SEA AUG 0.7>0[1.0] DL OGG-SEA AUG 0.5>0[1.0] DL SEA-SJC AUG 4>3[6] DL SEA-SMF AUG 4>3[5] Last week service between SEA and nine destinations was ended and seventeen more reduced. This week service to three more destin...

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by tjerome
Fri Jul 24, 2020 9:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 1089
Views: 164283

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2020

I wonder how demand in and out of BOS will change with the new measures on the quarantine for out of state travelers. For these to work, some form of authority needs to meet each and every flight (like Hawaii) and document everything for each person (like Hawaii). That doesn't seem likely to be the...

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by tjerome
Fri Jul 24, 2020 7:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 1089
Views: 164283

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2020

I wonder how demand in and out of BOS will change with the new measures on the quarantine for out of state travelers.

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by tjerome
Tue Jul 21, 2020 6:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes for 7/21/2020:AUGUST SINKING;EK Drops EWR-DXB; DL Drops MLI-MSP; Big Cuts for DL/NK
Replies: 80
Views: 16524

Re: OAG Changes for 7/21/2020:AUGUST SINKING;EK Drops EWR-DXB; DL Drops MLI-MSP; Big Cuts for DL/NK

I think the DL Aug numbers is actually the average of their Aug/Sep numbers. I believe everything for DL is for September and not August. The initial August schedule was loaded a couple of weeks ago and there were some recent reductions from that (1,000 flight increase from July now reduced to 500 ...

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by tjerome
Sat Jul 18, 2020 6:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 737
Views: 105849

Re: Delta Network Thread - 2020

Based on the timing of this and Ed Bastian's previous comments that they are unlikely to add more routes until end of the year, I think this could very well be retaliation for the AA/B6 Partnership. They haven't seem to catch on to JetBlue's focus shifting from Boston to New York. It absolutely is ...

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by tjerome
Sat Jul 18, 2020 6:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 1089
Views: 164283

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2020

DL schedule was reduced from the original plan for August. Now at 35 flights per day and CDG was one of the routes removed. September is tentatively at 65 flights. Retaliation to AA/B6 announcement, as Ed Bastian said there wouldn't be much of anything added post-August. Some of the returning destin...

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