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by MO11
Fri Jul 01, 2022 2:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Acquiring Used A319's from EasyJet?
Replies: 9
Views: 3691

Re: United Acquiring Used A319's from EasyJet?

Scarebus34 wrote:
I believe some were sold back to EasyJet...


To replace airplanes that were leased from GTLK.

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by MO11
Thu Jun 30, 2022 11:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Domestic carrier contracting with a foreign carrier
Replies: 6
Views: 1078

Re: Domestic carrier contracting with a foreign carrier

Could one of the US domestic airlines contract with a foreign airline for them to provide aircraft and crew to operate a flight on their behalf? Yes. Seems like Icelandair was flying international flights (USA - Mexico) for Apple Charters. That's international. Smartwings operates for iAero on Vaca...

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by MO11
Thu Jun 30, 2022 9:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Domestic carrier contracting with a foreign carrier
Replies: 6
Views: 1078

Re: Domestic carrier contracting with a foreign carrier

Part 380 is for Public Charters, which this is not. Cabotage is forbidden under 49 CFR 41703. In the OP example, although the flight would be operated under Lufthansa's German and FAA Part 129 certificates, it would still operate under United's DOT operating authority. Lufthansa has no operating aut...

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by MO11
Wed Jun 29, 2022 4:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Eagle News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1698
Views: 346822

Re: American Eagle News and Discussion Thread

travaz wrote:
As far as I know Mesa still has the United flying and 4 737 (3-400F and 1 800F) flying for DHL.


Mesa doesn't fly any -800s.

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by MO11
Tue Jun 28, 2022 4:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022
Replies: 1123
Views: 202969

Re: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022

Cargojet acquired 777-300ER A6-ETA on Thursday (now N772AJ). Will this aircraft be leased from Altavair AirFinance or has Cargojet purchased N772AJ to become the conformity aircraft for the Mammoth 777-300ERMF program ? CargoJet has purchased it. Per its last quarterly report: Cargojet has signed a...

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by MO11
Tue Jun 28, 2022 4:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022
Replies: 1123
Views: 202969

Re: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022

Duplicated below

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by MO11
Tue Jun 28, 2022 3:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022
Replies: 1123
Views: 202969

Re: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022

Cargojet acquired 777-300ER A6-ETA on Thursday (now N772AJ).

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by MO11
Sun Jun 26, 2022 6:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2022
Replies: 268
Views: 39604

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2022

Should be quite the ride to Gallup in summer thunderstorm season! I am surprised no one has started Winslow. I believe the old Frontier used to stop in Winslow and Gallup on the PHX - DEN milk run. Link to Frontier Timetable and route map 1955 http://www.airtimes.com/cgat/usb/frontier.htm Having ne...

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by MO11
Sat Jun 25, 2022 12:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northern Pacific Airways discussion thread
Replies: 447
Views: 69359

Re: Northern Pacific Airways discussion thread

Was it even proven that Iceland air can operate flights in the US? I find it hard to believe. Imagine if some new carrier spun up between LA and NY and chartered Emirates I thought Icelandair was awarded some MIA-HAV flying over last winter. Anyone know more about that? That's Fifth Freedom. An air...

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by MO11
Tue Jun 21, 2022 9:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: End of AA LuxuryLiner and LuxuryJet
Replies: 32
Views: 5219

Re: End of AA LuxuryLiner and LuxuryJet

DC-3s were Flagships and Mainliners......

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by MO11
Tue Jun 21, 2022 1:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breeze Airways - News and Discussion Thread - 2022
Replies: 1039
Views: 206873

Re: Breeze Airways - News and Discussion Thread - 2022

hiflyeras wrote:

OMG no thanks...they feel ancient anymore. I wonder how many hours that airframe has?



Six months ago it had 73335. Still plenty of time/cycles left.

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by MO11
Sun Jun 19, 2022 10:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breeze Airways - News and Discussion Thread - 2022
Replies: 1039
Views: 206873

Re: Breeze Airways - News and Discussion Thread - 2022

MO11 wrote:
I don't know how recently the updated schedule was loaded, but I notice that BDL-CAK is out after 6/27, and the Monday/Friday additions to BDL-JAX/BNA scheduled for July 1 have been removed. I haven't found other drops.


Should be BDL-SAV and BDL-BNA Monday/Friday flights were pulled.

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by MO11
Sun Jun 19, 2022 10:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breeze Airways - News and Discussion Thread - 2022
Replies: 1039
Views: 206873

Re: Breeze Airways - News and Discussion Thread - 2022

I don't know how recently the updated schedule was loaded, but I notice that BDL-CAK is out after 6/27, and the Monday/Friday additions to BDL-JAX/BNA scheduled for July 1 have been removed. I haven't found other drops.

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by MO11
Sun Jun 19, 2022 7:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022
Replies: 1123
Views: 202969

Re: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022

MCOflyer wrote:
Also, I noticed an Avianca A320 at MLB. Is she there getting stripped prior to freighter conversion?



Ferried in from ROW, heading for AVIANCA. Formerly Batik Air. There are several.

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by MO11
Sun Jun 19, 2022 4:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DHL Network And Fleet Thread - 2022
Replies: 33
Views: 7657

Re: DHL Network And Fleet Thread - 2022

N765CK was transferred to 21 Air on June 6. It also interchanges with CargoJet.

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by MO11
Sun Jun 19, 2022 4:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Silver Airways (3M/SIL) Caribbean Network
Replies: 9
Views: 2196

Re: Silver Airways (3M/SIL) Caribbean Network

Please excuse me if it's been discussed before; I used the search engine and found nothing. But I've been wondering about Silver's operation in the Caribbean. Seaborne seems to be on it's way out with just a few Saab's in it's fleet and Silver is retiring their's. My question is, will they retire t...

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by MO11
Sat Jun 18, 2022 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2022
Replies: 268
Views: 39604

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2022

alasizon wrote:

Definitely didn't see that coming. Is there a big enough market to support daily service that isn't already driving to ABQ? I could see maybe enough for 3-4x weekly but daily seems a bit high.


Was 4x/day (weekdays) in the '90s when it was America West Express.

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by MO11
Fri Jun 17, 2022 5:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA to end service at TOL
Replies: 175
Views: 20466

Re: AA to end service at TOL

exFWAOONW wrote:
Is Burlington Air still in TOL?




Shut down September 2011.

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by MO11
Fri Jun 17, 2022 3:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA to end service at TOL
Replies: 175
Views: 20466

Re: AA to end service at TOL

I'm surprised. I guess I'd ask how is TOL different from CAK? CAK has AA service to CLT and DCA even with CLE's AA ops around 40 miles away. Probably lower margin flying that's utilizing resources that can be better used on more profitable markets. Might be different if PSA didn't have maintenance ...

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by MO11
Thu Jun 16, 2022 1:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2022
Replies: 268
Views: 39604

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2022

I'm very curious: why would a concourse east of T3N need to be accessed by buses? It won't be connected to either T3 or T4? If not, well, that's just plain stupid. Connector to T3 should be easy, however connecting to T4 is a much more substantial project. Depending on timeline bad use, it could be...

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by MO11
Wed Jun 15, 2022 1:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United States Essential Air Service (EAS) Thread
Replies: 680
Views: 86749

Re: United States Essential Air Service (EAS) Thread

That "public charter can't codeshare" thing sure sounds like a myth to me. Everybody's repeating it, yet I've never been able to come across anyone that's actually able to point out any provisions in the rules that actually says that. You can - if the code bearing carrier files a public c...

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by MO11
Wed Jun 15, 2022 2:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United States Essential Air Service (EAS) Thread
Replies: 680
Views: 86749

Re: United States Essential Air Service (EAS) Thread

atrude777 wrote:

Any idea on why doing so would force SkyWest to lose the UA Codeshare/Branding? Scope? Part 135 Ops....



Alex



Public charter.

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by MO11
Tue Jun 14, 2022 10:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022
Replies: 1123
Views: 202969

Re: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022

Cool! Who and which airframe? Just saw that on simple flying and they are replacing on prop aircraft which is an ATR with the Boeing 734F. Who is "they"? I did some poking around: there used to be a Swifair ATR operating Paris-Nice with a FedEx flight number, which ended March 25. The fol...

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by MO11
Tue Jun 14, 2022 7:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022
Replies: 1123
Views: 202969

Re: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022

Cargo Aircraft Management bought Condor's D-ABUZ yesterday.

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by MO11
Tue Jun 14, 2022 6:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeronaves TSM Due Aircraft
Replies: 3
Views: 424

Re: Aeronaves TSM Due Aircraft

Not all airplanes that are registered to Fronterra Flight Holdings will see service.

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by MO11
Mon Jun 13, 2022 2:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United States Essential Air Service (EAS) Thread
Replies: 680
Views: 86749

Re: United States Essential Air Service (EAS) Thread

KCaviator wrote:
What is COOL Air?


Nothing.

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by MO11
Sun Jun 12, 2022 2:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Heron N584PR
Replies: 5
Views: 1474

Re: Heron N584PR

Looking for information about a de Havilland Heron, c/n 14142 N584PR wearing a "Southeast State" livery. Who knows this airline or operator? There was a Ft Lauderdale-based company called State Airlines, which began operating in late 1981 between FLL and SRQ. In 1982 it was also serving F...

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by MO11
Sat Jun 11, 2022 12:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United States Essential Air Service (EAS) Thread
Replies: 680
Views: 86749

Re: United States Essential Air Service (EAS) Thread

32andBelow wrote:
The government already subsidizes greyhound


No.

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by MO11
Thu Jun 09, 2022 10:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JSX partners with SkyLink for inflight WiFi on their growing fleet.
Replies: 13
Views: 1118

Re: JSX partners with SkyLink for inflight WiFi on their growing fleet.

It purchased 52 ERJ 145s from United in March. I don't think any of those are in service yet. Is there any reporting on this you can point me to? I'd be curious to read more. Google's coming back with nothing. No, it's not a secret, but not publicized. Most are former ExpressJet (or Trans States) E...

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by MO11
Thu Jun 09, 2022 8:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JSX partners with SkyLink for inflight WiFi on their growing fleet.
Replies: 13
Views: 1118

Re: JSX partners with SkyLink for inflight WiFi on their growing fleet.

"The aim is to have half of its fleet of 77 planes equipped with Starlink by December this year. I also had no idea the JSX fleet was that large now. I had no idea that had found and converted that many ERJ135,140, and 145s to their 30pax layout. It purchased 52 ERJ 145s from United in March. ...

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by MO11
Wed Jun 08, 2022 7:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United States Essential Air Service (EAS) Thread
Replies: 680
Views: 86749

Re: United States Essential Air Service (EAS) Thread

I don’t understand how you can reject all bids and continue to hold someone in. DOT can select Boutique or Southern contrary to the community's wishes. If the DOT determines this not to be "suitable" service, it can require the incumbent carrier to continue for subsequent 30-day hold-in p...

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by MO11
Tue Jun 07, 2022 3:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Continental 727 in Frontier Horizon Colors!
Replies: 31
Views: 5654

Re: Continental 727 in Frontier Horizon Colors!

I remember reading in a Texas Air Annual Report, 1989?, that Texas Air was going split the 737-300 order between Continental and Eastern. Obviously the Eastern 737-300 never materialized. It would have been perfect for Atlanta. Remember that Texas ordered the first 55 of the airplanes in 1984-85 (w...

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by MO11
Tue Jun 07, 2022 3:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United States Essential Air Service (EAS) Thread
Replies: 680
Views: 86749

Re: United States Essential Air Service (EAS) Thread

Can someone give me a breakdown of what part 135 and all the other things are, I am still confused on it Like why can skywest do EAS but Contour can only do AEAS when skywest has more seats. I guess I don't understand all the rules. FAA Part 135 governs air-taxi and commuter operations. It applies ...

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by MO11
Tue Jun 07, 2022 1:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Continental 727 in Frontier Horizon Colors!
Replies: 31
Views: 5654

Re: Continental 727 in Frontier Horizon Colors!

slcguy wrote:

I would guess first item on emergency evacuation checklist on the 727 is APU off since there are two window exits right above the APU exhaust.


There were incidents where the APU would "torch" on start-up, and people would panic and open the right side exits.

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by MO11
Tue Jun 07, 2022 2:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Continental 727 in Frontier Horizon Colors!
Replies: 31
Views: 5654

Re: Continental 727 in Frontier Horizon Colors!

I never realized that the 3T0's came from New York Air, which explains the odd small fleet that CO had (I think 14), which were distinguishable at the end of their life, as they were the only 733's that CO added winglets too. But it brings me to another question. The 14 3T0's were also the only 733...

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by MO11
Mon Jun 06, 2022 1:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Continental 727 in Frontier Horizon Colors!
Replies: 31
Views: 5654

Re: Continental 727 in Frontier Horizon Colors!

Yesterday someone posted a picture of a United 737-200 at Denver Stapleton Airport. The photo was dated October 9, 1986. Does anyone know the story of this airplane? Continental bought the original Frontier, but from what I understand Frontier Horizon had already been spun off to SkyBus at that poi...

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by MO11
Sun Jun 05, 2022 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northern Pacific Airways discussion thread
Replies: 447
Views: 69359

Re: Northern Pacific Airways discussion thread

32andBelow wrote:

In regards to the b190. They didn’t get the hageland certificate so as far as I can tell they are going to need to spin up a whole 135 cert and add the b190 to that.


Or it could fly the 1900 with 19 seats under FAR 121 (as opposed to 9 seats under FAR 135).

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by MO11
Sat Jun 04, 2022 7:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2022
Replies: 268
Views: 39604

Re: Phoenix Aviation Thread - 2022

Remember that most of the Coyotes' fanbase is in the East Valley, which is why the Tempe site is considered desirable. Talking Stick is good for the fanbase in the Northeast Valley, but leaves out a significant portion of the Southeast Valley, particularly in Chandler and Gilbert (especially the la...

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by MO11
Fri Jun 03, 2022 9:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DHL Network And Fleet Thread - 2022
Replies: 33
Views: 7657

Re: DHL Network And Fleet Thread - 2022

In ROC,DHL has changed things up. It used to be Kalitta Charters II 733 or 734 (occasionally a 727!) ran CVG-ROC-BDL,sat all day @ BDL and returned at night.Then they changed it to CVG-ROC,sit all day in ROC nad go back to CVG at night (how boring for the pilots). Now,they run the 737 CVG-ROC,then ...

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by MO11
Fri Jun 03, 2022 1:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022
Replies: 1123
Views: 202969

Re: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022

I show the eight DHL-leased airplanes were (CMI) transferred to Polar on June 1.

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by MO11
Wed Jun 01, 2022 9:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Eagle News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1698
Views: 346822

Re: American Eagle News and Discussion Thread

n797mx wrote:
N800, 801, and 814 have been removed from Envoy's opspecs. These aircraft were in ABI for maintenance training and were not flying, not sure of the status of these frames.


They were sold on May 16. Don't know to whom (i.e. placed in trust).

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by MO11
Mon May 30, 2022 1:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amazon Fleet News and Discussion Thread - 2022
Replies: 124
Views: 24672

Re: Amazon Fleet News and Discussion Thread - 2022

ATS does the heavy maintenance for Sun Country, which operates over half of the Amazon Air 737-800s. One of ATS's hangers is in MCI. AMAZON isn't starting anything. This same kind of thing came up with the 767s several years ago with a similar job posting. The AIRLINE is responsible for maintenance...

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by MO11
Sun May 22, 2022 1:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Braniff International 1982 - 2022
Replies: 91
Views: 9307

Re: Braniff International 1982 - 2022

SpaceshipDC10 wrote:
I don't remember on which route, however there was at a time a Braniff DC-8-62 flying in Pan Am's livery on an interchange service.


"Clipper Golden Light" N1803

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by MO11
Sat May 21, 2022 3:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Braniff International 1982 - 2022
Replies: 91
Views: 9307

Re: Braniff International 1982 - 2022

Not being alive at the time, I've always wondered why Braniff didn't use Chapter 11 to reschedule its debts and keep on flying, the way other airlines did subsequent to Braniff's fall? Braniff didn't have free cash to continue operating in Chapter 11. The Pritzker Group ended up buying it out of Ch...

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by MO11
Fri May 20, 2022 11:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Braniff International 1982 - 2022
Replies: 91
Views: 9307

Re: Braniff International 1982 - 2022

The route map surprised me, why would Braniff have several trans Atlantic routes out of BOS? In 1979 Braniff was in major expansion mode. It applied all of the foreign authorities it could, and received an exemption to operate the services from Boston. Apart from that, reading through this thread h...

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by MO11
Thu May 19, 2022 8:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Surf Air - Southern Airways to merge
Replies: 18
Views: 2287

Re: Surf Air - Southern Airways to merge

Pontius wrote:
If an airline merger doesn't deserve it's own thread, what does?


This is a tech company acquiring an airline. Surf Air has no operating authorities. Compare to Uber acquiring Greyhound.

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by MO11
Thu May 19, 2022 7:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Surf Air - Southern Airways to merge
Replies: 18
Views: 2287

Re: Surf Air - Southern Airways to merge

Already discussed in the EAS thread.

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by MO11
Thu May 19, 2022 1:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United States Essential Air Service (EAS) Thread
Replies: 680
Views: 86749

Re: United States Essential Air Service (EAS) Thread

Southern is also NOW merging with Surf Air and going public, that's definitely going to change things. A lot. Apparently they are ordering a bunch of Caravan 208Ex's as well. Other way around. Surf Air Mobility went public through a SPAC, and acquired Southern Airways. Last year Surf Air acquired A...

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by MO11
Sun May 15, 2022 7:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United States Essential Air Service (EAS) Thread
Replies: 680
Views: 86749

Re: United States Essential Air Service (EAS) Thread

Does anyone know what aircraft COOL Air plans on using? I’ve heard 50 seaters, but do we know what type? I don't think COOL Air knows. It's not an airline entity, and the EAS application is materially deficient. If it were to apply for airline authority tomorrow (with all appropriate management pos...

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by MO11
Sun May 15, 2022 4:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022
Replies: 1123
Views: 202969

Re: Air Cargo (non Amazon/DHL) Thread - 2022

TriniA340 wrote:
You beat me to it :D This is great news. Would this be for Amerijet? The Titan A321P2F is heading back to Europe today; resting at KEF atm.


You would think that with six recent 757 acquisitions, Amerijet could now cover its own flying. But I noticed that a new route for Amerijet is SJU-ONT.

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