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by N292UX
Wed Apr 07, 2021 8:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Orleans Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 82
Views: 8186

Re: New Orleans Aviation Thread - 2021

3M adding MSY-FLL/TPA seems possible, but they'd also have a lot of competition. If 3M wanted to go outside of Florida from MSY, routes like MSY-BHM/MEM/JAN/LIT could be on the table. If 3M were to return to RSW, MSY-RSW seems like it could have potential.

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by N292UX
Wed Apr 07, 2021 8:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit Airlines Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 228
Views: 20000

Re: Spirit Airlines Discussion Thread - 2021

Top remaining contiguous U.S. airports without NK service (by number of domestic passengers in 2019): SFO - 40878987 (NK already serves OAK in San Francisco Bay Area) JFK - 28332855 (NK already serves LGA and EWR in NYC) SLC - 24716870 DCA - 22913161 (NK already serves BWI in Baltimore/Washington r...

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by N292UX
Wed Apr 07, 2021 2:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021
Replies: 154
Views: 20422

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

As told to me by the Chief pilot at the time, B was built for UAL, but due to bankruptcy UAL didn’t want to pay the lease rates that went along with the new terminal vs the trailer shed. Not saying you are wrong or you did not hear that, but I fail to see how that would have been the case. The Conc...

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by N292UX
Fri Apr 02, 2021 1:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Plane used for gender reveal party crashes in Cancun
Replies: 40
Views: 8950

Re: Plane used for gender reveal party crashes in Cancun

Half expected this to be a dark April Fool's joke but seriously people? Do you really have to use aircraft to do a gender reveal? Come on people.

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by N292UX
Thu Apr 01, 2021 8:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit Airlines Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 228
Views: 20000

Re: Spirit Airlines Discussion Thread - 2021

I think NK will add more leisure routes to Mexico in the near future, that's sort of a hot area for adding routes right now. I think a little further down the road, I could see NK adding more South America routes from FLL too. PEI comes to mind pretty quickly. I think it is very plausible that NK ad...

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by N292UX
Thu Apr 01, 2021 8:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: April’s fool: Airline edition
Replies: 70
Views: 8534

Re: April’s fool: Airline edition

Some April fool's fun? -DL announces they are increasing DTW to a 1,000 flights/day hub, bring back the MD-80s -UA cancels A350 order, orders 777x instead -WN orders 30 787s for transatlantic services -BA adds CMH/IND/JAX/DTW/YOW/BDL -A220-500 announced, AF orders 50 -EK orders 737MAX for short-haul...

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by N292UX
Wed Mar 31, 2021 8:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: April’s fool: Airline edition
Replies: 70
Views: 8534

Re: April’s fool: Airline edition

April Fools? AA/UA adding meal service on Hawaii flights!

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by N292UX
Tue Mar 30, 2021 8:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 169
Views: 20500

Re: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2021

Thank you NCAA! Sent from my SM-G950U using Tapatalk Crazy inbound and outbound demand & fares for non-Florida routes. Everything to Texas is basically sold out (DFW-IND completely sold out on Friday, they even upguaged a section to the A321) EWR-IND sold out Thursday, with Friday & Saturda...

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by N292UX
Mon Mar 29, 2021 6:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DTW Detroit Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 386
Views: 36726

Re: DTW Detroit Aviation Thread - 2021

Okay come on enough with the doom and gloom. DL is downsizing all of their hubs in the wake of the pandemic. ATL/MSP/JFK/LGA/LAX have all lost plenty of flights and LGA/LAX are way behind DTW in frequencies. When demand returns, DL will bring flights back. Sure ATL/MSP/SLC have fared a bit better re...

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by N292UX
Tue Mar 23, 2021 8:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2021
Replies: 59
Views: 4988

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2021

Hopefully Breeze will start service to MEM sometime this year. Also, Spirit Airlines was going to begin 20 (yes, 20!) flights per day a couple of years ago, but the plan fell through. I always thought MEM would be a good sized city for an airline with aircraft in the E-jet size. Hopefully this come...

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by N292UX
Tue Mar 23, 2021 8:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breeze - News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 371
Views: 77653

Re: Breeze - News and Discussion Thread - 2021

klm617 wrote:
What cities could we see Breeze at in Michigan ?

I could see GRR for sure. Maybe TVC during the summer. Maybe.

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by N292UX
Mon Mar 22, 2021 10:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2021
Replies: 59
Views: 4988

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2021

AA has been flying 738s on some of the MEM-MIA flights. I'm pretty sure that's the first time AA has flown mainline flights between MEM and MIA. AA will be flying mainline flights to CLT/DFW/MIA/PHX/DCA this summer and LAX and JFK will be the only 2 cities without AA service to MEM.

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by N292UX
Mon Mar 22, 2021 10:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021
Replies: 154
Views: 20422

Re: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021

Flew through IAD yesterday afternoon and found it to be much busier than I expected. KLM, QR, BA, LH, EK, EY, and SK were all on the ground at the time, more than what I had expected. It was extremely busy during the UA afternoon bank - I'd imagine 70-80 UA flights took off during that bank. I imag...

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by N292UX
Mon Mar 22, 2021 7:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why did AA close their BNA hub?
Replies: 138
Views: 15992

Re: Why did AA close their BNA hub?

A lot of the hubs AA set up in the late 80s (RDU, BNA, SJC) were going to inevitably fail. RDU is the only one of those hubs that still has some of the p2p routes (LHR, PIT, BOS). BNA will still be a strong station for AA in the future, and I could see them adding additional p2p routes from BNA down...

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by N292UX
Mon Mar 22, 2021 6:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 169
Views: 20500

Re: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2021

With AA's recent p2p adds I wouldn't rule out AA adding a few p2p routes in the future. They just had an expansion at AUS and if that works out, I could easily see AA adding a E175 flight to AUS down the road. Not sure about few FL routes, UA already added IND-RSW and IND-MCO/FLL/TPA are already sup...

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by N292UX
Mon Mar 22, 2021 6:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West Coast Florida (TPA, PIE, SRQ, PGD, RSW, APF) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 58
Views: 8378

Re: West Coast Florida (TPA, PIE, SRQ, PGD, RSW, APF) Aviation Thread - 2021

SRQ could legitimately set a pax record in 2021. Tons of new flights being added and pax numbers in 2020 didn't drop much. I could see them breaking 2 million this year.

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by N292UX
Mon Mar 22, 2021 6:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021
Replies: 154
Views: 20422

Re: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021

With that in mind how many daily departures is UA running from IAD in March & April? I'd imagine around ~180 on peak days and maybe a little lower on other days.

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by N292UX
Mon Mar 22, 2021 6:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021
Replies: 154
Views: 20422

Re: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021

Flew through IAD yesterday afternoon and found it to be much busier than I expected. KLM, QR, BA, LH, EK, EY, and SK were all on the ground at the time, more than what I had expected. It was extremely busy during the UA afternoon bank - I'd imagine 70-80 UA flights took off during that bank. I imagi...

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by N292UX
Tue Mar 09, 2021 1:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: All-PE A350s from Prague and Dubrovnik
Replies: 38
Views: 7859

Re: All-PE A350s from Prague and Dubrovnik

Where on earth to they plan on flying to? JFK seems the only somewhat logical starting route from DBV. JFK/YYZ/IAD/BOS could probably work from PRG to start. I just don't see there being many more options for all-PE A350s from PRG/DBV outside of those places. Maybe MIA/YUL/ORD/LAX but those may be ...

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by N292UX
Mon Mar 08, 2021 8:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 169
Views: 20500

Re: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2021

Seems likely that IND will have a minor traffic increase in the coming weeks. NCAA tournament till take place entirely in Indianapolis, and there will be some fans allowed. Doubt we will be seeing many charter flights, but pax numbers should have a nice jump.

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by N292UX
Mon Mar 08, 2021 8:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1078
Views: 114888

Re: Southwest Announces BLI, EUG, MYR

BLI/EUG are pretty surprising. Almost certainly will be from DEN for those two, maybe LAS too. BWI/MDW/HOU/ATL seems like some logical starters for MYR.

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by N292UX
Mon Mar 08, 2021 8:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: All-PE A350s from Prague and Dubrovnik
Replies: 38
Views: 7859

Re: All-PE A350s from Prague and Dubrovnik

Where on earth to they plan on flying to? JFK seems the only somewhat logical starting route from DBV. JFK/YYZ/IAD/BOS could probably work from PRG to start. I just don't see there being many more options for all-PE A350s from PRG/DBV outside of those places. Maybe MIA/YUL/ORD/LAX but those may be a...

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by N292UX
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 501
Views: 43001

Re: Delta to cut focus city network down to RDU & AUS

I guess it's in a way good for CVG since DL can drop the excess gates owns, leaving more space for other carriers to add flights. But does this mean that CVG will lose the only remaining long haul, the CDG flight permanently? Also, is the RDU focus city going to serve as a base to relieve congestio...

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by N292UX
Wed Mar 03, 2021 9:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rest of Virginia Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 34
Views: 2576

Re: Rest of Virginia Aviation Thread - 2021

Well overdue but glad to see RIC-MDW added. WN's station for the longest time has been only ATL along with some Saturday only Florida routes every now and then. I still doubt WN will be growing significantly at RIC in the future, but one could think that RIC-HOU/STL/DEN/PHX/DAL could probably work i...

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by N292UX
Wed Mar 03, 2021 9:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Little aircraft Boeing?
Replies: 21
Views: 4205

Re: Little aircraft Boeing?

The last two <130 seaters Boeing made was the 717 and 737-600. Neither sold well at all. Especially the 736. I think Boeing realizes their main focus should be on the 150+ seat market rather than smaller jets. The 737 MAX 7 will be Boeing's smallest product going forward, and even that isn't selling...

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by N292UX
Wed Mar 03, 2021 9:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 3/2/2021:AA+ORD-BIL/FAT/GEG/ONT/SBA; B6+BOI,LGADEN,EWR-ACK/ANU/BQN/MVY/POP/SEA/STT/UVF; DL+CNY/DRO/LNK
Replies: 51
Views: 12871

Re: OAG Changes 3/2/2021:AA+ORD-BIL/FAT/GEG/ONT/SBA; B6+BOI,LGADEN,EWR-ACK/ANU/BQN/MVY/POP/SEA/STT/UVF; DL+CNY/DRO/LNK

JFK-BOI is certainly bold but I imagine B6 will make it work. If they have been able to get routes like JFK-TUS/RNO/BUR/ONT/PSP work, I feel like BOI should do fine. Meanwhile B6's EWR push is impressive. They're really getting on UA's nerves with the new addition. I certainly think there's room for...

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by N292UX
Wed Mar 03, 2021 9:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Has a Problem: The Boeing 767
Replies: 136
Views: 23085

Re: Delta Has a Problem: The Boeing 767

DL has the A321neo on order at the moment. If I had to take a guess, they'll either add on or convert some of those to A321XLRs and some additional A330s (maybe the A338 but could also be the A332/333/339 being shifted around). This all assuming the Boeing MOM doesn't change much. Plenty of the thin...

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by N292UX
Wed Mar 03, 2021 9:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 501
Views: 43001

Re: Delta to cut focus city network down to RDU & AUS

I posted this yesterday 3/2 in the Austin thread. Tuesday, 3/2 DL had 23 flights: ATL 6x A321 JFK 2x BCS1 DTW 1x BCS3, 1x BCS1, 1x E75S MSP 2x BCS1, 1x E170 SLC 1x A320, 1X BCS3, 1x BCS1 LAX 1x B738, 2x A319 BOS 1x BCS1 SEA 1x BCS1 RDU 1x E75S I'm sure the boys at Delta have done a bit of research ...

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by N292UX
Wed Mar 03, 2021 9:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 501
Views: 43001

Re: Delta to cut focus city network down to RDU & AUS

I imagine most of the p2p CVG routes will likely stick around in the future. The Florida routes (MCO, TPA, FLL, RSW) have had good loads for a long time so I highly doubt they're going anywhere. DCA/EWR/DFW/DEN/SFO/LAS seem like ones that won't be going anywhere either. DL already re-loaded the CDG ...

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by N292UX
Fri Feb 19, 2021 5:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1063
Views: 151221

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021

Pretty sure AA was planning on launching BOS-JAC last summer but dropped those plans. Hopefully they actually launch it this time.

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by N292UX
Wed Feb 17, 2021 10:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1063
Views: 151221

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021

Does anyone have the current numbers for daily departures from AA hub cities? I'd be curious to see where those stand.

If I had to take a guess I would imagine it's something like:
DFW: 720
CLT: 530
ORD: 280
PHX: 230
MIA: 210
PHL: 180
LAX: 70
DCA: 60
LGA: 45
JFK: 40

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by N292UX
Wed Feb 17, 2021 9:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021
Replies: 154
Views: 20422

Re: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021

Speaking of ULCCs, IAD has next to no ULCC service. Only current service is F9 to AUS/MCO. One would imagine there's room for some more ULCC competition considering how many routes UA has a monopoly on. Wouldn't blow me away to see NK possibly try IAD at some point (They've served DCA before, but I ...

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by N292UX
Wed Feb 17, 2021 9:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021
Replies: 154
Views: 20422

Re: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021

WN is resuming MDW - IAD service to compliment to ATL & DEN flights. FLY IAD's a bit of an oddball station for WN. They used to also fly to FLL/MCO from IAD. The station's completely dwarfed by both BWI & DCA, especially BWI. I think there's certainly routes WN can add from IAD that wouldn'...

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by N292UX
Wed Feb 10, 2021 3:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2020 Men’s College Basketball
Replies: 275
Views: 25956

Re: 2020 Men’s College Basketball

(From the CommutAir EWR-CID flight)

FLIGHT DATA
Speed Filed: 842 mph

Well then. Apparently Rutgers was really excited to play Iowa.

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by N292UX
Tue Feb 09, 2021 2:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1063
Views: 151221

Re: AA launching MIA-TLV/PBM/LIT

Somehow completely missed the fact the AA is also launching DFW/JFK-TLV. MIA-TLV seems way more logical after seeing that. I would've been surprised if MIA had been the first/only announced route to TLV.

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by N292UX
Tue Feb 09, 2021 1:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1063
Views: 151221

Re: AA launching MIA-TLV/PBM/LIT

TLV from MIA? That's a shocker for sure. Really surprised they didn't try DFW-TLV first but maybe there's some logic behind it. PBM is not too much of a surprise and I think that route should do well. LIT/PWM were definitely some holes on the domestic side of MIA so I imagine those should work out f...

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by N292UX
Fri Feb 05, 2021 4:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DTW Detroit Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 386
Views: 36726

Re: DTW Detroit Aviation Thread - 2021

How is DTW underserved? They have a ~500 flight/day hub operation in non-COVID times, with multiple daily flights to both Europe and Asia, along with some international airlines serving the airport too. Not to mention a strong ULCC presence from NK too. I can name so many airports in the US that ar...

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by N292UX
Fri Feb 05, 2021 4:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DTW Detroit Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 386
Views: 36726

Re: DTW Detroit Aviation Thread - 2021

How is DTW underserved? They have a ~500 flight/day hub operation in non-COVID times, with multiple daily flights to both Europe and Asia, along with some international airlines serving the airport too. Not to mention a strong ULCC presence from NK too. I can name so many airports in the US that are...

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by N292UX
Mon Feb 01, 2021 11:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington, D.C. Airports (BWI, DCA, IAD) Thread - 2021
Replies: 154
Views: 20422

Re: DC Airports Thread - 2021

UA announced IAD-BGI today, beginning in December 2021. I'm pretty sure this is the first time anyone has tried IAD-BGI. UA also added seasonal MYR/ECP out of IAD. WN will also be starting Saturday-only DCA-ECP alongside DCA-JAX/PNS on top of their BWI service. Meanwhile the UA transatlantic schedul...

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by N292UX
Mon Jan 25, 2021 12:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 169
Views: 20500

Re: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2021

Could easily be NK to maybe to JAX/LAS. Mexico isn't far fetched either. Doesn't NK already fly LAS-IND? Also, SY's route announcements are on Tuesdays and Wednesdays IIRC. Jokes on me, NK does fly that. JAX seems possible. SY running IND-SAT seems pretty random, but I have seen many crazier routes...

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by N292UX
Sun Jan 24, 2021 11:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 169
Views: 20500

Re: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2021

Could easily be NK to maybe to JAX/LAS. Mexico isn't far fetched either.

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by N292UX
Sat Jan 23, 2021 7:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAT - New Service Announcement
Replies: 135
Views: 16682

Re: SAT - New Service Announcement

bravotango75 wrote:
Aeroflot?

No not quite bravo.

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by N292UX
Sat Jan 23, 2021 4:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAT - New Service Announcement
Replies: 135
Views: 16682

Re: SAT - New Service Announcement

I imagine NK to FLL/MCO/LAS. Maybe TPA and DTW too.

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by N292UX
Fri Jan 22, 2021 3:45 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Please help ID airline, airport and aircraft from old photos
Replies: 4
Views: 4142

Re: Please help ID airline, airport and aircraft from old photos

I actually think it's DL 767-300 domestic now looking at it. DL did fly to FLL, RSW, and MCO from BDL circa 2010. They've also flown 767's to BDL in the past.

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by N292UX
Fri Jan 22, 2021 3:43 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Please help ID airline, airport and aircraft from old photos
Replies: 4
Views: 4142

Re: Please help ID airline, airport and aircraft from old photos

Definitely a 767. I'd say it's possibly a US Airways 767-200. Does not look like PHL. Could it possibly be BDL?

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by N292UX
Sun Jan 17, 2021 1:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2020 Men’s College Basketball
Replies: 275
Views: 25956

Re: 2020 Men’s College Basketball

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/SWQ7105/history/20210117/0230Z/KGSP/KCHO #18 Virginia (GO HOOS) heading back to CHO on a 734 after crushing #12 Clemson on the road https://flightaware.com/live/flight/EDV5585/history/20210116/2240Z/KMSP/KDTW #7 Michigan on a EDV CRJ-900 heading back to DTW after ...

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by N292UX
Sat Jan 16, 2021 5:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breeze - News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 371
Views: 77653

Re: Breeze - News and Discussion Thread - 2021

GSP-TPA/MCO/BOS maybe? MCO and TPA are not served from GSP, so I'd imagine they'd most certainly be involved in the announcement regardless of the airline.

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by N292UX
Tue Jan 12, 2021 6:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2020 Men’s College Basketball
Replies: 275
Views: 25956

Re: 2020 Men’s College Basketball

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/SWQ ... /KLBB/KAUS

#15 Texas Tech flying over to AUS on a Swift 734 for a huge in-state Big 12 matchup against #4 Texas.
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https://flightaware.com/live/flight/SWQ ... /KLBB/KAUS

#15 Texas Tech flying over to AUS on a Swift 734 for a huge in-state Big 12 matchup against #4 Texas.

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by N292UX
Mon Jan 11, 2021 4:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2020 Men’s College Basketball
Replies: 275
Views: 25956

Re: 2020 Men’s College Basketball

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/SKW10/history/20210111/1911Z/KMIA/KBED Miami on it's way to play Boston college, flying an SKW CRJ-900 https://flightaware.com/live/flight/SWQ7065/history/20210111/2000Z/KTCL/KLEX Alabama on it's way for a big road matchup against Kentucky on a Swift 734. Still wa...

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