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by 727LOVER
Fri Jul 03, 2020 6:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Carl Reiner Dies at Age 98
Replies: 9
Views: 708

Re: Carl Reiner Dies at Age 98

Carl Reiner was the only person to sit on The Tonight Show couch with all 6 hosts.

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by 727LOVER
Thu Jul 02, 2020 2:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IMAGES: 95 years of historic firsts at CLE
Replies: 69
Views: 4802

Re: IMAGES: 95 years of historic firsts at CLE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W9nsn0JyAyw&t=76s
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That observation deck above the Southwest plane---spectacular. Visited it in 1993



CLE in 1974:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W9nsn0JyAyw&t=76s

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by 727LOVER
Sun Jun 28, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: VP candidates
Replies: 111
Views: 5742

Re: VP candidates

https://www.yahoo.com/now/biden-vp-blac ... 00347.html
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Interesting...
Black Democrats prefer Warren over Harris

https://www.yahoo.com/now/biden-vp-blac ... 00347.html

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by 727LOVER
Sat Jun 27, 2020 3:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Texas (and Florida) to re-shut down partially
Replies: 60
Views: 3212

Re: Texas (and Florida) to re-shut down partially

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qm6yjTrGkLc


I live in Florida....so this is MY governor.
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brag, brag, brag.........love the COMMENTS from 1 month ago

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qm6yjTrGkLc


I live in Florida....so this is MY governor.

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by 727LOVER
Sat Jun 27, 2020 1:03 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - June 2020
Replies: 285
Views: 16084

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - June 2020

I'll let these 2 stories speak for themselves. https://www.adn.com/nation-world/2020/06/12/two-infected-missouri-hairstylists-were-wearing-masks-none-of-their-140-customers-also-masked-contracted-coronavirus/ https://news.yahoo.com/citing-irrational-fears-of-killer-pandemic-republicans-fight-face-ma...

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by 727LOVER
Thu Jun 25, 2020 3:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 992
Views: 164282

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2020

http://www.departedflights.com/SRQ95p1.html
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STT757 wrote:

In 1992 US Air flew LGA-MCO, RSW, FLL, MIA, TPA and EWR-MCO.

http://www.departedflights.com/US120292p26.html


They flew LGA-SRQ also...our flight woul generally start in mid-February


http://www.departedflights.com/SRQ95p1.html

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by 727LOVER
Mon Jun 22, 2020 3:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Naples, Fl (APF)...woman knocked off bike by jet blast !
Replies: 30
Views: 4626

Re: Naples, Fl (APF)...woman knocked off bike by jet blast !

Not a bike path, it’s a road around the perimeter. There is a bike path on the south west side of north road. I believe this is where the incident happened. https://goo.gl/maps/kGUi1u3ahHVqb3tx7 I am thinking maybe the jet maybe started to power up before being completely lined up with the runway W...

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by 727LOVER
Mon Jun 22, 2020 12:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Naples, Fl (APF)...woman knocked off bike by jet blast !
Replies: 30
Views: 4626

Re: Naples, Fl (APF)...woman knocked off bike by jet blast !

https://twitter.com/breakingavnews/stat ... 9757515777
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So is take off thrust greater than an engine run up ?

I could def see THIS knocking someone over !

https://twitter.com/breakingavnews/stat ... 9757515777

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by 727LOVER
Sun Jun 21, 2020 6:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Naples, Fl (APF)...woman knocked off bike by jet blast !
Replies: 30
Views: 4626

Naples, Fl (APF)...woman knocked off bike by jet blast !

https://www.nbc-2.com/story/42266426/naples-bicyclist-says-planes-jet-blast-knocked-her-across-a-twolane-road?fbclid=IwAR3ruWLlK16tBrUvC1XO7qPTJUH0kiA5Q_cX8onw41Rjx4PnGqDRUvdJCKk video story as well I wonder he was given clearance early and started the thrust before he made the turn onto the runway....

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by 727LOVER
Sun Jun 21, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Will Donald Trump get a second term?
Replies: 302
Views: 17982

Re: Will Donald Trump get a second term?

I seem to recall that Obama barely squeeked his election out 8 years ago. SQUEAKED ? (correct spelling) Obama won Florida, Virginia & Ohio....had he lost those 3 states, he would have still won. If Obama "SQUEAKED"...what do you cal G W in 2004? A mere 150,000 votes in Ohio made the d...

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by 727LOVER
Sun Jun 21, 2020 2:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 51
Views: 4169

Re: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

J E T B L U E Starting Aug 6 EWR-SRQ LGA-RSW/TPA PHL-RSW/TPA Starting Oct 1 PVD-RSW/TPA CLE-RSW DCA-TPA __________________________________________________________ F R O N T I E R CVG-SRQ once weekly starting July 4 CVG-RSW/TPA expands to 2 daily eff Nov 12 PVD-TPA expands to daily eff Dec 17 LAS-TP...

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by 727LOVER
Sat Jun 20, 2020 2:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IMAGES: PHL AT 80
Replies: 19
Views: 3366

Re: IMAGES: PHL AT 80

That's it for domestic airlines in 1978iish ???


no Braniff?
no North Central?
no Frontier?
no Ozark?

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by 727LOVER
Tue Jun 02, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: DL retired MD-80/90s quickly
Replies: 1133
Views: 249532

Re: DL retiring MD-80/90s quickly

https://www.facebook.com/maida28/videos ... 802260798/
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PSU.DTW.SCE wrote:
That was a cool video out of SRQ this morning. Good early morning lighting. That is the quintessential DL MD-88 footage right there, hot humid summer morning flying around the Southeast.


This one???
https://www.facebook.com/maida28/videos ... 802260798/

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by 727LOVER
Tue Jun 02, 2020 2:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Midwest wins lawsuit against Elite, continues comeback plans
Replies: 23
Views: 4113

Re: Midwest wins lawsuit against Elite, continues comeback plans

It shall never be........

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by 727LOVER
Tue Jun 02, 2020 1:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: DL retired MD-80/90s quickly
Replies: 1133
Views: 249532

Re: DL retiring MD-80/90s quickly

So what is your airport's final RON tonight....and is it sold out tomorrow morning?

SRQ has N917DL...and YES, it's sold out tomorrow.

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by 727LOVER
Tue Jun 02, 2020 1:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: DL retired MD-80/90s quickly
Replies: 1133
Views: 249532

Re: DL retiring MD-80/90s quickly

Beedo46 wrote:
I'll miss the air stairs under the tail. That was one thing I loved about the 727 as well.


Does 717 have this?

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by 727LOVER
Mon Jun 01, 2020 5:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: DL retired MD-80/90s quickly
Replies: 1133
Views: 249532

Re: DL retiring MD-80/90s quickly

Goodbye Delta MD-90 ! :wave: 0288761,1165398,0225779 0273372,1666385,0324936 0045009,0278723,0176100 2240044,0317630,0071315 0323899,0194043,0140997 0318854,0325034,0230325 1132862,0501148,0614475 0482162,0568666,0517686 0948626,0356332,0908352 0771004,1156048,0695395 0726196,1267096,1654931 064084...

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by 727LOVER
Mon Jun 01, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 976
Views: 146969

Re: JetBlue Network Thread - 2020

So the remaining discontinued domestic airports are LGA/HPN/BWI/SWF/SJC/BUR/ONT/ORH/ABQ/PSP/SMF/SRQ . - JFK is showing no flights to ORD, just 1x daily to RSW/TPA/JAX and nothing to SRQ. Well, you saw THIS: B6 JFK-SRQ JUL 1.0>0[1.0] But I think you missed THIS: B6 MCO-SRQ JUL 0>0.6[0] There's still...

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by 727LOVER
Mon Jun 01, 2020 1:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: DL retired MD-80/90s quickly
Replies: 1133
Views: 249532

Re: DL retiring MD-80/90s quickly

Goodbye Delta MD-88 !!!!! :cry2: :cry2: :cry2: :cry2: :cry2: 2187461,0207395,0178667 0000437,0116047,1618664 0197448,0308938,0014818 1679282,2193914,0339986 0269122,0122366,0113327 0127038,0178902,0033489 0143566,0689967,0729443 1667335,2035763,0486375 0156587,0365095,0181703 0195693,0152440,021057...

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by 727LOVER
Mon Jun 01, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future of the MD-80
Replies: 39
Views: 5735

Re: Future of the MD-80

Is Delta last airline flying factory delivered MD-80 & MD-90 ?

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by 727LOVER
Mon Jun 01, 2020 3:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Are the 18s closed for arrivals at DFW?
Replies: 7
Views: 1202

Re: Are the 18s closed for arrivals at DFW?

Founders Plaza is good...but I don't think as good as observation areas @ LGA, DCA, MIA, FLL, CLT

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by 727LOVER
Sat May 30, 2020 2:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: DL retired MD-80/90s quickly
Replies: 1133
Views: 249532

Re: DL retiring MD-80/90s quickly

deltairlines wrote:
I was on one yesterday SRQ-ATL.


...and I watched the takeoff roll !

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by 727LOVER
Sat May 30, 2020 12:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: DL retired MD-80/90s quickly
Replies: 1133
Views: 249532

Re: DL retiring MD-80/90s quickly

https://www.avgeekery.com/this-is-your- ... qhiDhZYCUY
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The end of Delta jets ordered directly from Douglas/McDonnell Douglas after 80 years!
https://www.avgeekery.com/this-is-your- ... qhiDhZYCUY

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by 727LOVER
Fri May 29, 2020 3:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier launches 18 new routes for Summer 2020
Replies: 35
Views: 5467

Re: Frontier launches 18 new routes for Summer 2020

I wonder why TTN was left out.

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by 727LOVER
Fri May 29, 2020 2:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 51
Views: 4169

Re: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

https://www.flyfrontier.com/deals/sales ... MrQPB4yS8Q
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Frontier adds new/restored summer routes for TPA, SRQ & RSW

https://www.flyfrontier.com/deals/sales ... MrQPB4yS8Q

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by 727LOVER
Thu May 28, 2020 3:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: DL retired MD-80/90s quickly
Replies: 1133
Views: 249532

Re: DL retiring MD-80/90s quickly

Which MD-90 are still flying? Regs?

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by 727LOVER
Tue May 26, 2020 2:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 51
Views: 4169

Re: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

MD-90 is gone June 2 also.

I see Elite has already removed SRQ...PWM as well.....they're down to just EWR & VRB :o

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by 727LOVER
Mon May 25, 2020 6:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 51
Views: 4169

Re: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

SRQLOT wrote:
With that the fact that Delta is charging premium prices and bringing up service to 4 flights a day in June from mostly 2 daily now is a good sign for SRQ.

J U L Y

By the way...final MD-88 flight from SRQ is June 2 @ 7:00am

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by 727LOVER
Mon May 25, 2020 3:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 51
Views: 4169

Re: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

https://downloads.regulations.gov/DOT-O ... ment_1.pdf.
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I need to word this carefully.

Jetblue & Elite Airways have been granted permission to suspend SRQ

Silver Airways has been granted permission to suspend TPA

https://downloads.regulations.gov/DOT-O ... ment_1.pdf.

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by 727LOVER
Sun May 24, 2020 5:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 976
Views: 146969

Re: JetBlue Network Thread - 2020

https://liveandletsfly.com/cares-act-ro ... MGuvUziocs
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Yes...thank you

I had just found this one:
https://liveandletsfly.com/cares-act-ro ... MGuvUziocs

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by 727LOVER
Sun May 24, 2020 3:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 976
Views: 146969

Re: JetBlue Network Thread - 2020

https://paxex.aero/2020/05/cares-act-ai ... ion-rules/


I'm not doubting you...just trying to get confirmation.
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Again I'll ask...do you have a link? Where are you reading this?

All I could find was THIS from about 2 weeks ago

BZN, ABQ, PSP, RNO, SMF

https://paxex.aero/2020/05/cares-act-ai ... ion-rules/


I'm not doubting you...just trying to get confirmation.

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by 727LOVER
Sun May 24, 2020 2:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 976
Views: 146969

Re: JetBlue Network Thread - 2020

More service exemptions for JetBlue (other airlines go similar exemptions) include ABQ, PSP, SMF, SRQ, ORH. I'm quite surprised they picked SRQ and not RNO. Maybe they think there is still some traffic from LGB to RNO. Given that northeast to Florida is one of the first to return, I'm not sure the ...

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by 727LOVER
Tue May 19, 2020 2:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FT: Investors bet AA will file for BK
Replies: 304
Views: 53923

Re: FT: Investors bet AA will file for BK

Can someone please explain to me why AA is in so much debt?
Didn't they shed debt back during bankruptcy 7-8 years ago?

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by 727LOVER
Sun May 10, 2020 3:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Still no Asia service from CLT?
Replies: 70
Views: 7019

Re: Still no Asia service from CLT?

Aren't they building a new runway specifically for Asia flights?

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by 727LOVER
Sat May 09, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Miami Air seeks Ch 11 bankruptcy protection
Replies: 70
Views: 15475

Re: Miami Air seeks Ch 11 bankruptcy protection

Did they not receive funding from CARES act?

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by 727LOVER
Sat May 09, 2020 12:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Miami Air seeks Ch 11 bankruptcy protection
Replies: 70
Views: 15475

Re: Miami Air seeks Ch 11 bankruptcy protection

Can somebody provide a source for this ? The Miami Air website makes no mention, and there are no reliable news agencies mentioning this. Plenty of people on wikipedia will get a bit over excited and write things that have not actually happened or are based on rumour https://community.infinitefligh...

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by 727LOVER
Sat May 09, 2020 1:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Miami Air seeks Ch 11 bankruptcy protection
Replies: 70
Views: 15475

Re: Miami Air seeks Ch 11 bankruptcy protection

Can somebody provide a source for this ? The Miami Air website makes no mention, and there are no reliable news agencies mentioning this. Plenty of people on wikipedia will get a bit over excited and write things that have not actually happened or are based on rumour https://airwaysmag.com/airlines...

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by 727LOVER
Fri May 08, 2020 9:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Miami Air seeks Ch 11 bankruptcy protection
Replies: 70
Views: 15475

Re: Miami Air seeks Ch 11 bankruptcy protection

MIAMI AIR has closed down. CEO sent a letter to all employees that today is the last day of their employment. :eek: :cry: Can't find any links, but saw the letter on facebook EDIT: Wiki reporting it too https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miami_Air_International Just a disclaimer that Wikipedia doesn't &...

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by 727LOVER
Fri May 08, 2020 7:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Miami Air seeks Ch 11 bankruptcy protection
Replies: 70
Views: 15475

Re: Miami Air seeks Ch 11 bankruptcy protection

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miami_Air_International
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MIAMI AIR has closed down.

CEO sent a letter to all employees that today is the last day of their employment. :eek: :cry:

Can't find any links, but saw the letter on facebook


EDIT:
Wiki reporting it too

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miami_Air_International

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by 727LOVER
Sun May 03, 2020 1:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: DL retired MD-80/90s quickly
Replies: 1133
Views: 249532

Re: DL retiring MD-80/90s quickly

KMCOFlyer wrote:
Delta350 wrote:
So what are the routes that the MD88 and MD90 are currently flying?


There are still several MD-88 routes, but the only remaining MD-90 routes for May are ATL-HOU and ATL-BUF. They should all be gone by June 1st.


It's IAH, not HOU.............HOU has 717

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by 727LOVER
Sun May 03, 2020 1:44 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Can MCO ever become a legacy hub?
Replies: 46
Views: 5166

Re: Can MCO ever become a legacy hub?

Florida Express hubbed MCO as well.

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by 727LOVER
Thu Apr 30, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DFW Operating Only East Side?
Replies: 22
Views: 3333

Re: DFW Operating Only East Side?

DFW has 3 FAA towers? WOW Any other airports have more than one? When I was there about October 2018...I saw plenty of West cargo stuff land on the east side. Also, 3 BA 747s,...they all used the East side. This was very disappointing being over @ Founders Plaza. So Founders Plaza is currently no go...

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by 727LOVER
Wed Apr 29, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: DL retired MD-80/90s quickly
Replies: 1133
Views: 249532

Re: DL retiring MD-80/90s quickly

So anyone have a count of how many, and which, MD-88s are left at this point? At this rate, will they even make it to July? Thinking I may need to hop on one soon before they all go away. not ALL of them...but here are some N901DE N902DE N903DE N905DE N906DE N907DE N908DE N910DE N912DE N915DE N916D...

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by 727LOVER
Tue Apr 28, 2020 9:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: McDonnell Douglas Model 188 STOL
Replies: 12
Views: 2370

McDonnell Douglas Model 188 STOL

I have never heard of this aircraft. Seems to fly with a very low airspeed...reminds me of the Dash-7 Great footage of DCA, MDW & LGA....airport within the 1st two minutes, I'm not catching. Sorry...no sound https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3bWu71iNy9Y So what is this? How many were made? OK....s...

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by 727LOVER
Sun Apr 26, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: To be in Compliance with CARES Act B6 to Add Routes Like SFO-SMF,MCO-SRQ,MSY-IAH, SLC-BZN, etc
Replies: 120
Views: 18120

Re: CARES Act Forces B6 to Add Routes Like SFO-SMF,MCO-SRQ,MSY-IAH, SLC-BZN, etc

Hence is why you won’t see a MCO-SRQ available online but If one was to book JFK-SRQ then your only option will be JFK-MCO-SRQ. In the month of May, I do not see it. Leave JFK 9:05am...arrive. SRQ 11:55am Leave SRQ 1:13pm...arrive JFK 4:00pm [/quote] UPDATE.....I see it for June..looks like JFK-MCO...

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by 727LOVER
Sat Apr 25, 2020 11:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: To be in Compliance with CARES Act B6 to Add Routes Like SFO-SMF,MCO-SRQ,MSY-IAH, SLC-BZN, etc
Replies: 120
Views: 18120

Re: CARES Act Forces B6 to Add Routes Like SFO-SMF,MCO-SRQ,MSY-IAH, SLC-BZN, etc

I'm calling out the original poster for stirring crap up. If he posted the routes as listed in the article, we wouldn't be having this discussion. As listed in article: The following new routes will operate as direct flights: Boston – Chicago – Minneapolis/St. Paul Boston – Denver – Albuquerque Bos...

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by 727LOVER
Sat Apr 25, 2020 11:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: To be in Compliance with CARES Act B6 to Add Routes Like SFO-SMF,MCO-SRQ,MSY-IAH, SLC-BZN, etc
Replies: 120
Views: 18120

Re: CARES Act Forces B6 to Add Routes Like SFO-SMF,MCO-SRQ,MSY-IAH, SLC-BZN, etc

Hence is why you won’t see a MCO-SRQ available online but If one was to book JFK-SRQ then your only option will be JFK-MCO-SRQ. In the month of May, I do not see it. Leave JFK 9:05am...arrive.[/quote] SRQ 11:55am Leave SRQ 1:13pm...arrive JFK 4:00pm ill never understand why, within the U.S. when a ...

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by 727LOVER
Sat Apr 25, 2020 7:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 124
Views: 10441

Re: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

3 airlines are bringing 787 Dreamliners to MIA this week. AA brought one in on Monday for familiarization purposes. British Airways is operating a cargo-only MIA-LHR flight several times a week with a 787-8. Avianca has started operating cargo flights with their 787s this week as well. Aeromexico d...

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