Search found 1287 matches

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 26
by LH658
Mon Jul 26, 2021 11:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Expressjet relaunch as independent carrier?
Replies: 116
Views: 23671

Re: Expressjet relaunch as independent carrier?

Didn't Commutair acquire Express jet operations?

Jump to post
by LH658
Sat Jun 26, 2021 5:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish adding Dallas and Denver
Replies: 122
Views: 18220

Re: Turkish adding Dallas and Denver

Great to see another Euro/Middle East carrier at DFW, after losing Etihad. I thought to see Seattle or Detroit before seeing them add Denver, I thought to see EK at DEN first. Well cheers to TK, hope it all works out. The IAH flight does well, TK has a individual cargo flight to Houston as well. IAH...

Jump to post
by LH658
Thu Jun 10, 2021 1:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Houston (IAH/HOU) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 151
Views: 25000

Re: Houston (IAH/HOU) Aviation Thread - 2021

some news about the return of SQ...[urlhttps://aboutmanchester.co.uk/singapore-airlines-relaunches-flights-from-manchester-airport-in-july/[/url] "Manchester Airport’s Managing Director, Karen Smart said: “We look forward to working with our colleagues at Singapore Airlines to make this return...

Jump to post
by LH658
Fri May 28, 2021 6:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AI105 return to Delhi due to Bat incident.
Replies: 39
Views: 7236

AI105 return to Delhi due to Bat incident.

https://www.hindustantimes.com/cities/d ... 90937.html
-->

Air India 105 Delhi to Newark returned back to Delhi after being in the air for 30 mins, after bat was spotted in the cabin.

https://www.hindustantimes.com/cities/d ... 90937.html

Jump to post
by LH658
Fri May 28, 2021 6:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Insane Backlog At DHL CVG Hub
Replies: 39
Views: 10591

Re: Insane Backlog At DHL CVG Hub

Shipped a few packages last month on DHL, and usually after handing it over to DHL in few hours its off to CVG then either to New York or straight to Europe either Midlands, UK, Leipzig, LHR, or BRU. Though it was sitting here in Texas for sometime, and then sitting in Germany for some time. Though ...

Jump to post
by LH658
Thu May 27, 2021 4:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM Officially Relaunching AUS
Replies: 14
Views: 6855

Re: KLM Officially Relaunching AUS

I saw that on Wednesday and friday's KLM operating a flight KL664 IAH - AMS, is this pax flight or strictly cargo? It's also operated on a 787.

Jump to post
by LH658
Thu May 20, 2021 9:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Officially Launching LHR/LGW
Replies: 286
Views: 55338

Re: JetBlue Officially Launching LHR/LGW

Waiting for UA to announce their official schedule for BOS - London service.

Jump to post
by LH658
Wed May 19, 2021 11:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How is EY flying 6x weekly to YYZ but EK can only fly 5x weekly to YYZ?
Replies: 48
Views: 8310

Re: How is EY flying 6x weekly to YYZ but EK can only fly 5x weekly to YYZ?

Air India and PIA both serve YYZ and offer plenty of one stop options to smaller cities in both countries. Though I prefer a Euro, Asian, or Middle Eastern Carrier over PIA or Air India due to quality and reliability.

Jump to post
by LH658
Sun May 02, 2021 11:09 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Mid-life Career Change
Replies: 20
Views: 3147

Re: Mid-life Career Change

I'd say do it! You live once and fulfill your dreams if that makes you happy or if that is a career/educational goal you want to achieve. My father started out managing our family farm before attending University, graduated with Master's in Mechanical Engineering traveled around the World doing proj...

Jump to post
by LH658
Fri Apr 30, 2021 5:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 4943

Re: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021

https://www.app.com.pk/national/wizz-ai ... -minister/
-->

Wizz Air CEO visited Pakistan, and met with the aviation minister, and expressed interested that Wizz Air would like to start flights from Budapest to Islamabad.

https://www.app.com.pk/national/wizz-ai ... -minister/

Jump to post
by LH658
Fri Apr 30, 2021 5:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 4943

Re: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021

From May 5th to May 20th Pakistan will limit the amount of International flights due to rise of covid cases.

Jump to post
by LH658
Tue Apr 20, 2021 7:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: UA adding seasonal IAD-ATH, EWR-DBV and ORD-KEF
Replies: 132
Views: 23595

Re: Updated: UA adding seasonal IAD-ATH, EWR-DBV and ORD-KEF

Curious to know if they have anything planned for IAH?

Jump to post
by LH658
Mon Apr 12, 2021 4:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa to resume FRA-YYC in 2022?
Replies: 4
Views: 1733

Re: Lufthansa to resume FRA-YYC in 2022?

Well BA is out the market so maybe they want to take their market share, since they more to benefit from with AC.

Jump to post
by LH658
Sun Apr 11, 2021 5:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Houston (IAH/HOU) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 151
Views: 25000

Re: Houston (IAH/HOU) Aviation Thread - 2021

Making everyone that needs to leave from Terminal C, D, and E in park Terminal C parking garage is a mess. just imagine if this was occurring without a pandemic. Totally agree, complete mess though there are a few other options like those park-n-fly lots for those who enjoy a bumpy shuttle bus ride...

Jump to post
by LH658
Fri Apr 09, 2021 7:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Houston (IAH/HOU) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 151
Views: 25000

Re: Houston (IAH/HOU) Aviation Thread - 2021

Making everyone that needs to leave from Terminal C, D, and E in park Terminal C parking garage is a mess. just imagine if this was occurring without a pandemic.

Jump to post
by LH658
Tue Mar 30, 2021 11:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 4943

Re: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021

April 9th and 16th Sri Lankan airlines will fly a A330 the route will be: CMB - LHE - LHR - CMB.

Jump to post
by LH658
Fri Mar 26, 2021 9:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: El Al 787 at IAH
Replies: 9
Views: 2673

Re: El Al 787 at IAH

Been seeing EL AL coming to IAH on weekly bases since summer of 2020 or so.

Jump to post
by LH658
Fri Mar 26, 2021 4:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin Atlantic News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 161
Views: 44797

Re: Virgin Atlantic News and Discussion Thread - 2021

I believe that the Virgin Manchester - Islamabad flight is pending an temporary upgrade from the 787 to the A351K. Sounds like the flights are doing pretty well! MAN/ISB had an average load factor of just over 75% in February. This included the Hi Fly A330 operating for PIA. Figures based on my per...

Jump to post
by LH658
Tue Mar 16, 2021 12:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 4943

Re: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021

Air Arabia has started twice weekly flights to Quetta, Pakistan from Sharjah. Found a interesting link regarding KLM Midway House Hotel in Karachi. 2/3 owned by PIA and 1/3 by KLM. Hotel was introduced in the 1940s, they chose Karach as it was the midway point between Holland to Indonesia, the hotel...

Jump to post
by LH658
Mon Mar 15, 2021 11:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 4943

Re: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021

Regarding Easa ban on PIA: Foreign Aviation bodies remain unsatisfied with Pakistan CAA examinations/licensing system. ICAO team due to arrive in Pakistan on July 5 to conduct Universal Safety Oversight Audit Programme (USOAP) of Pakistan CAA. PIA intends to continue using chartered aircraft for UK ...

Jump to post
by LH658
Tue Mar 02, 2021 8:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 4943

Re: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021

Qatar Airways resumed Sialkot today with 3 times a week 788 service.

Jump to post
by LH658
Tue Mar 02, 2021 8:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 4943

Re: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021

Doesn’t surprise me. With Covid still continuing, BA has the LHR slots to use. So might as well keep the flight at LHR and get US connecting traffic. At least BA seems to want to keep ISB (be it LHR or LGW). From an O&D perspective LGW is fine, and I think they had a JFK-LGW flight before (NYC ...

Jump to post
by LH658
Sat Feb 27, 2021 9:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 4943

Re: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021

British Airways will no longer be moving its London Heathrow to Islamabad route to Gatwick. The route will remain at London Heathrow and operate 6x weekly flights in Summer 2021: BA0261 LHR 1030-2220 ISB (Mon-Wed, Fri-Sun BA0260 ISB 0020-0505 LHR (Mon,-Thu, Sat & Sun) Doesn’t surprise me. With ...

Jump to post
by LH658
Fri Feb 26, 2021 2:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 4943

Re: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021

British Airways will no longer be moving its London Heathrow to Islamabad route to Gatwick. The route will remain at London Heathrow and operate 6x weekly flights in Summer 2021:
BA0261 LHR 1030-2220 ISB (Mon-Wed, Fri-Sun)

BA0260 ISB 0020-0505 LHR (Mon,-Thu, Sat & Sun)

Jump to post
by LH658
Fri Feb 26, 2021 2:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 4943

Re: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021

BA will continue to fly to Lahore till October 31st, 2021. Not sure why they're keeping a limited schedule, before the schedule was showing till April 21st, now they have just extended the schedule at last minute. Can anyone explain?

Jump to post
by LH658
Thu Feb 25, 2021 4:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 4943

Re: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021

From March 14, PIA is starting twice-a-week flights between Lahore and Baku with Airbus A320 aircraft.

Jump to post
by LH658
Sun Feb 21, 2021 10:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta vs. Alaska During Seattle Snow
Replies: 62
Views: 8903

Re: Delta vs. Alaska During Seattle Snow

They canceled my up coming flight and booked me on earlier one without even informing me or giving me the option to choose another time to fly.

Jump to post
by LH658
Wed Feb 17, 2021 6:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 4943

Re: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021

expert flyer does not give an accurate indication about how well a route is doing. The problem really is maybe the economics of the flights are quite poor. With cabins in back filling up more than the front. These types of routes are really mostly VFR traffic looking for the cheapest fares so reall...

Jump to post
by LH658
Mon Feb 15, 2021 10:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 4943

Re: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021

Hello Anyone knows why this Air Senegal A330neo (leased from Hifly Malta) has operated flights between Islamabad and Paris ? At Paris Cdg i see some Hifly A330s operating flights for PIA https://twitter.com/rnavspotters/status/1361358679438745605 https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/9h-szn I...

Jump to post
by LH658
Sun Feb 14, 2021 3:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar Airways News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 264
Views: 46211

Re: Qatar Airways News and Discussion Thread - 2021

Will ATL and BOS ever go back to daily? I'm surprised that IAH is going back to daily soon (March). Pre-COVID, IAH had the worst load factors of all their US flights (IAD was occasionally lower). IAH has massive VFR traffic, may be higher than ORD or LAX (next only to New York area, SFO area, IAD a...

Jump to post
by LH658
Tue Feb 09, 2021 6:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 4943

Re: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021

Anyone know why BA is axing Lahore route? They're hasn't been any explanation about it, though according to expert flyer the flight seems to be doing well.

Jump to post
by LH658
Tue Feb 09, 2021 6:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Houston (IAH/HOU) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 151
Views: 25000

Re: Houston (IAH/HOU) Aviation Thread - 2021

Does anyone know why ElAl has been flying in to IAH from JFK semi-regularly? Been noticing that since the Pandemic, in the start it was repatriation flights, now it's cargo only, AF only doing cargo too. UA has also been operating IAH - TLV too. Glad see DL plans for IAH - LAX. I hope to see DL ope...

Jump to post
by LH658
Tue Feb 09, 2021 5:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 2021
Views: 377683

Re: AA launching MIA-TLV/PBM/LIT

EL Al use to serve MIA, glad to see MIA expanding, AA finally got that MIA - TLV flight ;).

Jump to post
by LH658
Sat Jan 30, 2021 8:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 4943

Re: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021

Serene Air will start flights from ISB to RUH. Sri Lanka Airlines will resume freighters to Lahore.

Jump to post
by LH658
Sat Jan 30, 2021 8:38 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Lufthansa Lounge Question
Replies: 5
Views: 878

Re: Lufthansa Lounge Question

I assume you are in Business or hold a Star Alliance card that gives lounge access? All the Lufthansa lounges in Frankfurt are equally bad if you ask me. The business class lounge and the senator lounge are identical in almost every way, its just who and how many get into which lounge. I also think...

Jump to post
by LH658
Sat Jan 30, 2021 12:21 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Lufthansa Lounge Question
Replies: 5
Views: 878

Re: Lufthansa Lounge Question

While transiting in Frankfurt to USA, which lounge is good to use? Thanks for your comments. I assume you are in Business or hold a Star Alliance card that gives lounge access? All the Lufthansa lounges in Frankfurt are equally bad if you ask me. The business class lounge and the senator lounge are...

Jump to post
by LH658
Fri Jan 29, 2021 12:51 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Lufthansa Lounge Question
Replies: 5
Views: 878

Lufthansa Lounge Question

Hello,

I will be flying Lufthansa on Saturday from Terminal 3 Dubai, anyone know what lounge they're using in DXB Terminal 3.

While transiting in Frankfurt to USA, which lounge is good to use? Thanks for your comments.

Jump to post
by LH658
Sat Jan 23, 2021 12:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar Airways News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 264
Views: 46211

Re: Qatar Airways News and Discussion Thread - 2021

Will ATL and BOS ever go back to daily? I'm surprised that IAH is going back to daily soon (March). Pre-COVID, IAH had the worst load factors of all their US flights (IAD was occasionally lower). I guess cargo makes up for it, though QR flight from IAH has tons of corporate contracts. Happy to see ...

Jump to post
by LH658
Fri Jan 22, 2021 5:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar Airways News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 264
Views: 46211

Re: Qatar Airways News and Discussion Thread - 2021

Will ATL and BOS ever go back to daily? I'm surprised that IAH is going back to daily soon (March). Pre-COVID, IAH had the worst load factors of all their US flights (IAD was occasionally lower). I guess cargo makes up for it, though QR flight from IAH has tons of corporate contracts. Happy to see ...

Jump to post
by LH658
Mon Jan 18, 2021 10:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Qatar Blockade Ends
Replies: 116
Views: 23917

Re: Updated: Qatar Blockade Ends

Daily flights i guess. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk I believe so. In their usual style. They’ve only loaded the first day of operations being Feb 1. Bahrain has also been loaded on Feb 1. With a 77W DOH-DXB is 2x daily 777s DOH-AUH is 1x daily 787 DOH-BAH is 2x daily 777s All resuming Februar...

Jump to post
by LH658
Fri Jan 15, 2021 6:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin Atlantic News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 161
Views: 44797

Re: Virgin Atlantic News and Discussion Thread - 2021

How are the loads from MAN/LHR - ISB and LHR - LHR?

Jump to post
by LH658
Fri Jan 15, 2021 6:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 32
Views: 4943

Re: Pakistan Aviation Thread - 2021

Will BA continue operate to Lahore? They mentioned that Lahore will be axed by end of the April, then they pulled back and kept Lahore. Now again I don't see anything available after April?

Anyone know the load factors for the Lahore flight? How many people are flying in C and how many in Y?

Jump to post
by LH658
Sat Jan 09, 2021 4:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar Airways News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 264
Views: 46211

Re: Qatar Airways News and Discussion Thread - 2021

Be nice if they added DOH - DXB asap.

Jump to post
by LH658
Thu Jan 07, 2021 4:22 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pro-Trump Riot in US Capital Building
Replies: 1078
Views: 64201

Re: Pro-Trump Riot in US Capital Building

It's sad that Republicans couldn't defend their selves against Trump and his family. Republican party treated America like a 3rd World Country, Trump was the puppet, they support his bogus claims, he'll sign their bills etc. I hope Trump influence in politics die dramatically. Next responsible is th...

Jump to post
by LH658
Tue Dec 29, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways network updates
Replies: 583
Views: 91849

Re: British Airlines and Pakistan

Surprised in general BA was sold out in all classes usually or near full on this flight. Though yes BA is just mainly targeting UK - ISB traffic, nothing else. I wish this route remained at Heathrow. Tonight’s flight is being operated by G-YMME, which if you don’t know is LGW configured 777. So eve...

Jump to post
by LH658
Tue Dec 29, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways network updates
Replies: 583
Views: 91849

Re: British Airlines and Pakistan

The primary reason why BA changed ISB from LHR to LGW is because a vast majority of the traffic is London bound along with Manchester for them. Their S21 LGW-MAN-LGW connects very well both ways to ISB as this makes sense focusing on the more higher yielding UK-ISB traffic instead of a mix of UK + ...

Jump to post
by LH658
Tue Dec 29, 2020 6:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways network updates
Replies: 583
Views: 91849

Re: British Airlines and Pakistan

On-topic but off-topic in a way: can anyone explain what BA is doing with LGW-Doha? It seems very strange to be putting this route at Gatwick and flying it with a high-density 777, and I'm wondering if this has something to do with onward connections with QR. Probably transfer leisure traffic on to...

Jump to post
by LH658
Thu Dec 24, 2020 7:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways network updates
Replies: 583
Views: 91849

Re: British Airlines and Pakistan

This has already been discuss many times. Karachi distance to the airport and traffic flow is a security risk for Foreign Flight crews. Karachi it's self is less safe than, Lahore or Islamabad. 2nd GCC carriers have more frequencies out of Karachi, then Lahore and Islamabad due to bilateral agreemen...

Jump to post
by LH658
Thu Dec 24, 2020 1:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kenya Airways to end JV ops with AF/KLM
Replies: 16
Views: 5171

Re: Kenya Airways to end JV ops with AF/KLM

AF KL have a extensive network already in East Africa, and in Africa as a whole.

Jump to post
by LH658
Fri Dec 18, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways network updates
Replies: 583
Views: 91849

Re: British Airways network updates

Lahore is back online again and available for booking.

Jump to post
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 26