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by LH658
Tue Sep 18, 2018 3:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Brussels Airlines (SN) axes BOM / India route
Replies: 20
Views: 2502

Re: Brussels Airlines (SN) axes BOM / India route

Should try Delhi

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by LH658
Mon Sep 17, 2018 4:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When Will AA Start Operating 787 At MIA?
Replies: 15
Views: 3804

Re: When Will AA Start Operating 787 At MIA?

If they ever start South Africa or Asia from MIA, it would be good aircraft to choose.

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by LH658
Sat Sep 15, 2018 4:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada increases Dubai effective 02NOV
Replies: 10
Views: 2589

Re: Air Canada increases Dubai effective 02NOV

I thought they were 6 times a week to DXB already. I guess, I was wrong.

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by LH658
Sat Sep 15, 2018 12:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India to re-start BOM-FRA on 788
Replies: 5
Views: 626

Re: Air India to re-start BOM-FRA on 788

I wonder it will help Lufthansa as there both in Star Alliance or effect them.

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by LH658
Fri Sep 14, 2018 10:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American A333s
Replies: 100
Views: 15977

Re: American A333s

I flew A333 on US airways PHL to FCO. Old out dated aircraft, had usb slots, but it didn't even work! Flew AA from PHL to AMS, very old 757 no IFE, personal plugs, and etc.

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by LH658
Fri Sep 14, 2018 6:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CONFIRMED: Air France Announces Dallas-Paris starting 2019
Replies: 130
Views: 13822

Re: CONFIRMED: Air France Announces Dallas-Paris starting 2019

AF IAH - CDG - XXX route does strong due energy traffic. Low season A330 Peak Season 777. IAH - CDG just tourist, plus Total, Engie, JDF SUEZ, Schlumbger.

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by LH658
Fri Sep 14, 2018 6:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CONFIRMED: Air France Announces Dallas-Paris starting 2019
Replies: 130
Views: 13822

Re: CONFIRMED: Air France Announces Dallas-Paris starting 2019

Any companies we can see using this route?

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by LH658
Fri Sep 14, 2018 4:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Whats next at IAH?
Replies: 111
Views: 12919

Re: Whats next at IAH?

KLM pulled the plug ont he AMS-IAH 747M route in S18, but do we know if the cargo sector of that flight is ever going to be brought back to normal combi levels? Though seat numbers went up by 26, the cargo volume dropped considerably by 28%. I'm pretty certain that Air France still operates a freig...

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by LH658
Fri Sep 14, 2018 4:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Whats next at IAH?
Replies: 111
Views: 12919

Re: Whats next at IAH?

Having connected from.UA to NZ I do agree something needs to.happen to.D. seems very sparse for shops food etc. I know it's not a long walk but maybe the whole area needs to be reconfigured or decent food hall put in and somehow linking to domestic side that way vendors will have all day traffic. P...

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by LH658
Thu Sep 13, 2018 9:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CONFIRMED: Air France Announces Dallas-Paris starting 2019
Replies: 130
Views: 13822

Re: CONFIRMED: Air France Announces Dallas-Paris starting 2019

Does anyone with a better knowledge of the Air France schedule know if a 10:10am departure on CDG-DFW leaves enough morning connection opportunities on routes like ABC-CDG-DFW? Does AF have a big arrival bank in the morning? same ETD as IAH flight roughly. Many US bound flights have morning departu...

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by LH658
Thu Sep 13, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumours about Air France US expansion
Replies: 82
Views: 10027

Re: Rumours about Air France US expansion

Lol this guy was right!

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by LH658
Thu Sep 13, 2018 5:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumours about Air France US expansion
Replies: 82
Views: 10027

Re: Air France Us expansion

Delta usually handles all of the markets AF doesn't bother to touch. Such as EWR, PHL, Pittsburgh, Indianapolis, SLC, and etc

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by LH658
Thu Sep 13, 2018 5:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumours about Air France US expansion
Replies: 82
Views: 10027

Re: Air France Us expansion

Delta usually handles all of the markets AF doesn't bother to touch. Such as EWR, PHL, Pittsburgh, Indianapolis, SLC, and etc

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by LH658
Wed Sep 12, 2018 9:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Whats next at IAH?
Replies: 111
Views: 12919

Re: Whats next at IAH?

waiting on that african route so i IAH can regain it status lol. Though whole new terminal D would be nice. I remember back around 2012 EK was in talks to build a lounge, I wonder if they still want too.

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by LH658
Wed Sep 12, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TAP to add 15 new routes, 3 from OPO
Replies: 86
Views: 12747

Re: TAP to add 15 new routes, 3 from OPO

IAH - LIS would be a good destination, plenty of connections south of IAH. You're not alone apparently. "Other destinations the airline is considering include Los Angeles (LAX) and Houston (IAH)" https://thepointsguy.com/news/david-neeleman-tap-portugal/ "David: Yeah, you’ll see some...

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by LH658
Wed Sep 12, 2018 12:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TAP to add 15 new routes, 3 from OPO
Replies: 86
Views: 12747

Re: TAP to add 15 new routes, 3 from OPO

IAH - LIS would be a good destination, plenty of connections south of IAH.

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by LH658
Tue Sep 11, 2018 12:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NZ 777-300ER to IAH during Holiday Season
Replies: 9
Views: 1642

Re: NZ 777-300ER to IAH during Holiday Season

I was suppose to fly the 789 from IAH to AKL they swapped it for the 777w, though i was made, but they sky couch made up for it! Sky couch was a fantastic product! Recommend it to everyone!

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by LH658
Sun Sep 09, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Which airline has the most lounges abroad?
Replies: 17
Views: 2592

Re: Which airline has the most lounges abroad?

IAH has 2 BA lounge, AA lounge, UA lounge, AF lounge, KLM lounge. There use to be a LH Senator lounge, EK had plans of opening a huge lounge, but plans never pulled through due to lack of space in Terminal D at IAH.

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by LH658
Sat Sep 08, 2018 4:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways to Resume Pakistan Flights - British High Commissioner
Replies: 107
Views: 23116

Re: British Airways to Resume Pakistan Flights - British High Commissioner

I haven’t read all the comments here but as far as security is concerned for crew layover in Pak please note that Turkish Thai and Saudia have their cabin and flight deck crew sleep over in Karachi Lahore and Islamabad without any fuss. Malindo too overnights it’s crew in Lahore. The last time a cr...

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by LH658
Sat Sep 08, 2018 4:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways to Resume Pakistan Flights - British High Commissioner
Replies: 107
Views: 23116

Re: British Airways to Resume Pakistan Flights - British High Commissioner

Mods close this thread, as pro India people are getting annoyed of people thinking prosperity in Pakistan.

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by LH658
Fri Sep 07, 2018 6:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways to Resume Pakistan Flights - British High Commissioner
Replies: 107
Views: 23116

Re: British Airways to Resume Pakistan Flights - British High Commissioner

Who cares Pakistan or India, You don't paki going on Indian aviation forum trying promote negativity. Anyways, we should encourage prosperity, and respect our differences. Something a lot people have hard time comprehending.

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by LH658
Fri Sep 07, 2018 5:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways to Resume Pakistan Flights - British High Commissioner
Replies: 107
Views: 23116

Re: British Airways to Resume Pakistan Flights - British High Commissioner

Who cares Pakistan or India, You don't paki going on Indian aviation forum trying promote negativity. Anyways, we should encourage prosperity, and respect our differences. Something a lot people have hard time comprehending.

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by LH658
Fri Sep 07, 2018 2:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways to Resume Pakistan Flights - British High Commissioner
Replies: 107
Views: 23116

Re: British Airways to Resume Pakistan Flights - British High Commissioner

Mumbai is much larger than the mentioned cities and it no where matches with the safety ,security and management. Karachi ,Cairo,Lagos may of of one level and Mumbai is not comparable and both are at different levels. EU carriers stopped Pakistan because they felt it as security threat.I don't want...

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by LH658
Wed Sep 05, 2018 3:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways to Resume Pakistan Flights - British High Commissioner
Replies: 107
Views: 23116

Re: British Airways to Resume Pakistan Flights - British High Commissioner

Airport security is one, hotel is another as staff may feel a security risk. One of the very few countries that I would have not travelled to given a young family which changes perspectives grew up in Northern Ireland so seen a lot in my time and takes a lot to scare me. If they did start how is st...

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by LH658
Wed Sep 05, 2018 3:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why is Air Canada mainline taking back so many Rouge routes?
Replies: 63
Views: 11121

Re: Why is Air Canada mainline taking back so many Rouge routes?

I am a tall guy, flights more than 2hrs plus try to pay extra for exit row, economy plus etc, but usually my Europe flights aren't that long just FRA - LHR. for a example.

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by LH658
Wed Sep 05, 2018 12:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why is Air Canada mainline taking back so many Rouge routes?
Replies: 63
Views: 11121

Re: Why is Air Canada mainline taking back so many Rouge routes?

fraT wrote:
LH658 wrote:
just looking at the seat pitch i would personally want to avoid AC rouge.


and take Lufti's 320 instead with 30 inches as well (as on ACR's 767)?


Luckily though routes within Europe are short distances.

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by LH658
Tue Sep 04, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why is Air Canada mainline taking back so many Rouge routes?
Replies: 63
Views: 11121

Re: Why is Air Canada mainline taking back so many Rouge routes?

just looking at the seat pitch i would personally want to avoid AC rouge.

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by LH658
Tue Sep 04, 2018 7:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways to Resume Pakistan Flights - British High Commissioner
Replies: 107
Views: 23116

Re: British Airways to Resume Pakistan Flights - British High Commissioner

I am sure if AA, wanted to put a AA codeshare as well they could. Then American diplomats, contractors, military staff, and etc can use this flight, plus one world loyalist.

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by LH658
Tue Sep 04, 2018 7:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways to Resume Pakistan Flights - British High Commissioner
Replies: 107
Views: 23116

Re: British Airways to Resume Pakistan Flights - British High Commissioner

Norwegian is a low cost carrier, I don't if they apply baggage fee on long haul flights as well, but i don't think that would be friendly to the paki vfr customers. BA had daily ISB flights on 747 at a point, from LHR. It will be from LHR, as they can pull traffic not just from Europe, but also YYZ,...

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by LH658
Tue Sep 04, 2018 5:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways to Resume Pakistan Flights - British High Commissioner
Replies: 107
Views: 23116

Re: British Airways to Resume Pakistan Flights - British High Commissioner

I know there is suppose to be airport hotel in the process at the new ISB airport, though I am unsure where it stands. I know the Marriott, Serena, PC hotel, and Ramada Hotel aren't bad options, and pretty safe.

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by LH658
Mon Sep 03, 2018 3:52 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Shrinking First Class pitch??
Replies: 19
Views: 1779

Re: Shrinking First Class pitch??

I try to avoid row 1 on domestic first class, I notice that now they give you less legroom compared to the other rows behind you.

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by LH658
Mon Aug 27, 2018 11:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future Toronto Pearson YYZ Routes
Replies: 92
Views: 10126

Re: Future Toronto Pearson YYZ Routes

Istanbul, EDI, Glasgow, AMM, BEY, CAI, LED, DME, OTP, BLR, Chennai, LHE, ISB, KHI, IKA.

With Tokyo, they already fly to Haneda which is a winner over Narita.

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by LH658
Mon Aug 27, 2018 10:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates expansion in N. America
Replies: 62
Views: 9483

Re: Emirates expansion in N. America

Las Vegas

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by LH658
Mon Aug 27, 2018 10:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates expansion in N. America
Replies: 62
Views: 9483

Re: Emirates expansion in N. America

Cancun, Mexico City, Havana, Calgary, Vancouver, Edmonton, Montreal, Philadelphia, Detroit, Minneapolis, PHX, Denver, Atlanta. Some of these seem more likely then others.

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by LH658
Mon Aug 27, 2018 5:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates suspends Multan flights eff 27OCT
Replies: 5
Views: 1766

Re: Emirates suspends Multan flights eff 27OCT

the demand for a 777 to MUX is not necessary. Only cargo i can see viable, only cargo from there is leather goods, textiles, and agriculture.

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by LH658
Sun Aug 26, 2018 10:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air France A380 to DXB
Replies: 12
Views: 4192

Re: Air France A380 to DXB

one question WHY? Anything special going on in Dubai? After Mid Jan the travel demand drops till spring vacation.

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by LH658
Sun Aug 26, 2018 10:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH Reinstates FRA-PNQ
Replies: 3
Views: 1755

Re: LH Reinstates FRA-PNQ

Well PNQ was mainly all business traffic on a 737 not VFR, I am sure they re accommodated the passengers.

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by LH658
Sun Aug 26, 2018 3:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA drops Tehran from 23 September 2018
Replies: 140
Views: 11828

Re: BA drops Tehran from 23 September 2018

neomax wrote:
LH658 wrote:
They can send that plane to Islamabad, Lahore, or Karachi.


Would not be that surprised if that actually happens. Rumor is they were planning on it so this may just speed up the process.


Well the new government of former cricketer Imran Khan, seems to be efficient so far.

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by LH658
Sat Aug 25, 2018 11:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA drops Tehran from 23 September 2018
Replies: 140
Views: 11828

Re: BA drops Tehran from 23 September 2018

They can send that plane to Islamabad, Lahore, or Karachi.

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by LH658
Sat Aug 25, 2018 8:21 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Economy TATL options
Replies: 15
Views: 1124

Re: Economy TATL options

Air New Zealand is my favorite! the crew is amazing, the overall service is good.

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by LH658
Sat Aug 25, 2018 4:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United's Kirby: Denver Getting Another United Euro Destination Soon
Replies: 131
Views: 16377

Re: United's Kirby: Denver Getting Another United Euro Destination Soon

I would love to see IAH - FCO seasonal. I think it can work, since AA has a seasonal FCO service from DFW.

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by LH658
Sat Aug 25, 2018 4:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United's Kirby: Denver Getting Another United Euro Destination Soon
Replies: 131
Views: 16377

Re: United's Kirby: Denver Getting Another United Euro Destination Soon

I would love to see IAH - FCO seasonal. I think it can work, since AA has a seasonal FCO service from DFW.

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by LH658
Thu Aug 23, 2018 6:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Worlds Busiest Air Routes
Replies: 7
Views: 3064

Re: Worlds Busiest Air Routes

What about by revenue?

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by LH658
Thu Aug 23, 2018 1:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta ending PIT-CDG
Replies: 120
Views: 13624

Re: Delta ending PIT-CDG

I guess it got swapped for tpa - cdg route.

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by LH658
Wed Aug 22, 2018 6:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Mainline IAH-LAX
Replies: 10
Views: 1518

Re: AA Mainline IAH-LAX

Well IAH - JFK was route i think back in 2012 with AA. I know the evening flights to LAX and morning flights, are lot of people connecting to Asia.

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by LH658
Tue Aug 21, 2018 7:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Mainline IAH-LAX
Replies: 10
Views: 1518

Re: AA Mainline IAH-LAX

Recently started, glad to mainline back. Just waiting for IAH - JFK to return whenever. Also Delta to fly IAH - SEA, and IAH - LAX.

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by LH658
Tue Aug 21, 2018 5:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Malaysia Airlines starts A380 Jeddah service in W18
Replies: 8
Views: 1779

Re: Malaysia Airlines starts A380 Jeddah service in W18

A380 from KUL to JED can only work if you have demand from. Only population with signficant amount of Muslims nearby would be Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia, Hong Kong, and Singapore. EK can make it work cause it attracts pax from Europe, NA, Middle East and South Asia. Already Saudia, a...

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by LH658
Tue Aug 21, 2018 4:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Finnair long haul routes
Replies: 70
Views: 12528

Re: Finnair long haul routes

is HEL - PER do able? Connect pax via PER to OZ/NZ. Why not KUL? Oneworld hub? Connect pax to Southeast Asia and SYD, PER, Darwin, AKL, etc

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