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by HunterATL
Tue Sep 08, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAG to buy Air Europa for €1 billion
Replies: 357
Views: 61702

Re: IAG to buy Air Europa for €1 billion

I find it hard to believe that they will actually close this deal. Why would you spend this kind of money in the middle of a pandemic. If the Spanish government is willing to keep Air Europe afloat let them pay the bill and just buy it later when te crisis is over. The way I read the aid requests i...

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by HunterATL
Tue Aug 25, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta ALPA concerned over continued JV scope flying violations
Replies: 130
Views: 15569

Re: Delta ALPA concerned over continued JV scope flying violations

The claim that the pilots won "all their grievances" is incorrect and so is any claim that Delta was in violation of the scope provisions governing the Korean JV in a pre-covid world. The pilots lost on the issue of how to calculate compliance and, accordingly, lost on the issue of constan...

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by HunterATL
Thu Jun 04, 2020 6:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why no second commercial airport for Atlanta?
Replies: 115
Views: 13526

Re: Why no second commercial airport for Atlanta?

Paulding does not seem like it would be a huge threat to Delta. It's way outside of the city (more than 2X the distance from Buckhead than ATL, for example), and while it's a similar distance to some NW burbs like Smyrna (with traffic it would almost assuredly be a shorter drive most times of the d...

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by HunterATL
Thu Jun 04, 2020 4:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 5/31/2020: JUNE GLOOM; WN Makes Move for ATL;AA Exits OAK-PHX,PHL-YOW;DL Exits YOW-DTW/LGA;FI Exits PHL/PDX
Replies: 86
Views: 14051

Re: OAG Changes 5/31/2020: JUNE GLOOM; WN Makes Move for ATL;AA Exits OAK-PHX,PHL-YOW;DL Exits YOW-DTW/LGA;FI Exits PHL/

U.S. carriers are permitted to fly non-stop to China. Delta is choosing not to so that crew can overnight in I Seoul, and the crew flying to Shanghai simply does an ICN-PVG-ICN turn. U.S. carriers are presently not permitted to offer non-stop service between China and the U.S. China is only permitt...

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by HunterATL
Wed Jun 03, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 5/31/2020: JUNE GLOOM; WN Makes Move for ATL;AA Exits OAK-PHX,PHL-YOW;DL Exits YOW-DTW/LGA;FI Exits PHL/PDX
Replies: 86
Views: 14051

Re: OAG Changes 5/31/2020: JUNE GLOOM; WN Makes Move for ATL;AA Exits OAK-PHX,PHL-YOW;DL Exits YOW-DTW/LGA;FI Exits PHL/

Example try finding a way to get home from China. US carriers are not permitted to go non-stop ( not even sure what the actual ruling is, but DL flights are planned for stop in ICN). U.S. carriers are permitted to fly non-stop to China. Delta is choosing not to so that crew can overnight in Seoul, ...

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by HunterATL
Wed Jun 03, 2020 6:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why no second commercial airport for Atlanta?
Replies: 115
Views: 13526

Re: Why no second commercial airport for Atlanta?

This issue comes up a lot on this forum. I am going to attempt to address the myriad of reasons why no secondary airport has been built or will be built for the foreseeable future. It's important to understand that not a single secondary airport has been built since deregulation. This is due, in lar...

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by HunterATL
Fri Jan 17, 2020 4:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK T4A Expansion
Replies: 114
Views: 21524

Re: JFK T4A Expansion

Lots of updated info about the entire JFK redevelopment in this presentation: https://www.anewjfk.com/wp-content/uploads/pdf/JFK-redevelopment-program-overview.pdf So is the first floor of the GTC for Customs? What does it mean when it states "arrivals"? Top floor a park? No. That refers ...

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by HunterATL
Fri Jan 17, 2020 4:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK T4A Expansion
Replies: 114
Views: 21524

Re: JFK T4A Expansion

Remember, Terminal 8 still needs to be expanded before Terminal 1 can be demolished. I think Terminal 1 will stay for at least another ten years. T8 has a bright future ahead of it. Terminal 1 has nothing to do with Terminal 8. Terminal 8 must be "expanded" by adding 2 gates and a few har...

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by HunterATL
Fri Jan 17, 2020 1:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK T4A Expansion
Replies: 114
Views: 21524

Re: JFK T4A Expansion

Now T8 will be a real ghost town and T4 will really be bursting at the seams. Latam has a substantial operation at JFK Remember, Terminal 8 still needs to be expanded before Terminal 1 can be demolished. I think Terminal 1 will stay for at least another ten years. T8 has a bright future ahead of it...

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by HunterATL
Tue Jan 14, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DAL Q4 2019 earnings thread
Replies: 44
Views: 6439

Re: DAL Q4 2019 earnings thread

I'm wondering why DL revenues in Asia Pacific keep falling considering the network that DL has with KE (KE is the foriegn airline that serves the MOST Chinese & Asian destinations by a landslide). They continue to see China softness, maybe the trade war is having an impact even though a deal is...

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by HunterATL
Sun Jan 12, 2020 12:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OFFICIAL: UA Gains 24 of 39 New DEN Gates
Replies: 285
Views: 40309

Re: UA to Potentially Gain 24 of 39 New DEN Gates

The committee meeting is over, and the committee approved the proposed amendment. https://thepointsguy.com/news/denver-could-be-united-airlines-largest-hub-by-2025/ The United lease amendment goes to the full city council 21JAN2020. https://denver.cbslocal.com/2020/01/09/denver-city-council-united-...

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by HunterATL
Thu Jan 09, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Could UA gets JFK slots through a JV?
Replies: 32
Views: 5232

Re: Could UA gets JFK slots through a JV?

No airline is going to buy slots at JFK until the fate of the slot order is determined. Why spend large sums of money to acquire slots which could become worthless on October 24, 2020?

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by HunterATL
Thu Jan 09, 2020 9:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta “Waiting To Order” Boeing NMA
Replies: 232
Views: 28829

Re: Delta “Waiting To Order” Boeing NMA

One point to consider is that Delta believes the next round of pilot contracts at the US3 will make narrowbody aircraft across the Atlantic unprofitable. When asked about the A321XLR at its investor day, Delta stated that it believed only a modern, medium-range widebody with significant fuel economy...

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by HunterATL
Thu Jan 09, 2020 8:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alitalia News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1441
Views: 343859

Re: Alitalia bankruptcy and selling process discussion thread

Press reports indicate that LH and Ferrovie are no longer interested. The future of Alitalia is looking even more grim as both Lufthansa and Italian state railway Ferrovie dello Stato are no longer interested in investing in the airline. Local media reports that both parties have pulled out of the b...

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by HunterATL
Thu Jan 09, 2020 8:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK Terminal 8 Renovation Thread (2020)
Replies: 204
Views: 23795

Re: JFK Terminal 8 Renovation Thread (2020)

DL’s future growth is limited anyways by slots. True but maybe some will pop up when the PANYNJ gets tired of AA not using their slots. They got an exemption during the runway construction, but now that is done. AA keeps squatting slots by scheduling a bunch of flights to cities like RIC/BWI/PIT on...

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by HunterATL
Thu Jan 09, 2020 3:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK Terminal 8 Renovation Thread (2020)
Replies: 204
Views: 23795

Re: JFK Terminal 8 Renovation Thread (2020)

DL’s future growth is limited anyways by slots. True but maybe some will pop up when the PANYNJ gets tired of AA not using their slots. They got an exemption during the runway construction, but now that is done. AA keeps squatting slots by scheduling a bunch of flights to cities like RIC/BWI/PIT on...

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by HunterATL
Thu Jan 09, 2020 1:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OFFICIAL: UA Gains 24 of 39 New DEN Gates
Replies: 285
Views: 40309

Re: UA to Potentially Gain 24 of 39 New DEN Gates

How so? They could expand capacity if need be. The train pretty much runs at capacity through the heavy banks. There aren't many options to significantly increase train capacity. How does Atlanta handle the train issue? The layout is similar and they have at least 4 concourses maybe 5 Atlanta has 7...

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by HunterATL
Thu Jan 09, 2020 12:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OFFICIAL: UA Gains 24 of 39 New DEN Gates
Replies: 285
Views: 40309

Re: UA to Potentially Gain 24 of 39 New DEN Gates

It sounds like the 39 gates are phase 1 of a capacity expansion and we should hear more about phase 2 which may include a new concourse soon. How do you know? The DEN CEO stated such today to a city council committee. Kim Day, CEO of Denver airport, told the City Council committee Wednesday that al...

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by HunterATL
Thu Jan 09, 2020 12:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OFFICIAL: UA Gains 24 of 39 New DEN Gates
Replies: 285
Views: 40309

Re: UA to Potentially Gain 24 of 39 New DEN Gates

https://thepointsguy.com/news/denver-co ... b-by-2025/
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The committee meeting is over, and the committee approved the proposed amendment.

https://thepointsguy.com/news/denver-co ... b-by-2025/

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by HunterATL
Tue Jan 07, 2020 12:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OFFICIAL: UA Gains 24 of 39 New DEN Gates
Replies: 285
Views: 40309

Re: UA to Potentially Gain 24 of 39 New DEN Gates

So what is going to happen to B62, 64, 66, 68, 70 & 71? Those were not listed on the UA lease amendment. Is another airline going to move into B with UA or are those gates already covered under UAs existing lease? Those should be covered by the present lease, and no amendment should be necessary.

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by HunterATL
Tue Jan 07, 2020 12:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK Terminal 8 Renovation Thread (2020)
Replies: 204
Views: 23795

Re: WSJ reports JFK Terminal 8 to get $344M Renovation to host AA and BA

I sincerely hope the 4 remote stands will be used mostly for parking aircraft that sit on the ground for long periods of time (similar to DL's space where T3 used to be), and not as bus gates unless absolutely needed... Having a hardstand operation in a city with real winter weather doesn't seem li...

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by HunterATL
Mon Jan 06, 2020 11:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK Terminal 8 Renovation Thread (2020)
Replies: 204
Views: 23795

Re: WSJ reports JFK Terminal 8 to get $344M Renovation to host AA and BA

If BA moves to 8, what are they going to do with Terminal 7 which is owned by BA? Is it for sure going to be demolished? It's actually a pretty nice terminal, especially the check-in areas. Could this be a good time for UA to move back in? BA does not own Terminal 7. All terminals are owned by New ...

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by HunterATL
Sat Jan 04, 2020 7:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OFFICIAL: UA Gains 24 of 39 New DEN Gates
Replies: 285
Views: 40309

Re: UA to Potentially Gain 24 of 39 New DEN Gates

Slightly off topic but what is the US obsession/practice with gates being owned by airlines? I do not understand the logic too it at all, surely it can’t be the most efficient way for operations or we’d see a similar situation globally? It is a very efficient system with enormous advantages for air...

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by HunterATL
Fri Dec 27, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK T4A Expansion
Replies: 114
Views: 21524

Re: JFK T4A Expansion

United’s operation at EWR is impressive. I also think that the actual piers of terminal C are pretty nice and once the clubs are all renovated, those will be nice too. I also love JFK T4. It’s not perfect, especially the walk to the commuter jets. But it’s bright, airy, and pretty clean. I love the...

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by HunterATL
Fri Dec 27, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What will happen to Delta's gates at NRT
Replies: 27
Views: 6219

Re: What will happen to DELTA"S GATES at NRT

Correct me if I"m wrong, but I'm 99% sure that NRT's gates are Common Use. Gate that are specifically used by a single airline is a VERY American thing that's very uncommon elsewhere in the world. You're right about everything you say. The airlines-own-their-own-gates thing is pretty much unhe...

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by HunterATL
Thu Dec 26, 2019 11:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN is asking the DOT to require WS to divest LGA slots if the DL-WS JV gets approved
Replies: 92
Views: 13861

Re: WN is asking the DOT to require WS to divest LGA slots if the DL-WS JV gets approved

LAXintl wrote:
Spirit Airlines filed a response to DOT that also argues LGA slots must be divested under the criteria of the DL-US swap.

OST-2018-0154-0034


I do not believe Spirit had the right to file a reply, and any response is late by several weeks.

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by HunterATL
Thu Dec 26, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN is asking the DOT to require WS to divest LGA slots if the DL-WS JV gets approved
Replies: 92
Views: 13861

Re: WN is asking the DOT to require WS to divest LGA slots if the DL-WS JV gets approved

The joint reply of Delta and WestJet appeared on the public docket today. Without going into detail regarding the tit for tat, there are several overarching themes in the joint reply. (1) Those opposed to the JV did not file with DOT any expert opinions or studies which refuted the economic impact s...

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by HunterATL
Mon Dec 16, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeromexico could fly Guadalajara to Paris
Replies: 83
Views: 12661

Re: Aeromexico could fly Guadalajara to Paris

Delta announced at its Investor Day last week that AM is in talks with Delta's European partners to join the Atlantic jv as an associate member. If an agreement can be reached, there will likely be several new routes/flights between Mexico and Europe upon regulatory approval.

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by HunterATL
Mon Dec 09, 2019 7:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Senior FA sues DL for wrongful termination
Replies: 172
Views: 23279

Re: Senior FA sues DL for wrongful termination

Thanks. Then there is no such thing at Delta as time and a half or double time for flight attendants as was claimed upthread? Delta like every other US company has to pay overtime once you hit 8 hours on your shift. That's a Federal regulation. It could be time and a half (as my company) or double ...

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by HunterATL
Sun Dec 08, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Senior FA sues DL for wrongful termination
Replies: 172
Views: 23279

Re: Senior FA sues DL for wrongful termination

First of all your post is hearsay and second it’s against the law for Delta to tell or leak to anyone about what’s in here file. 1. This is an internet forum, not a court of law, so there's no such thing as "hearsay". Hearsay isn't ONLY a legal term, you know. :roll: Hearsay is, in fact, ...

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by HunterATL
Sat Dec 07, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Senior FA sues DL for wrongful termination
Replies: 172
Views: 23279

Re: Senior FA sues DL for wrongful termination

First, there is no federal law that prohibits any employer from disclosing anything about your employment or the terms of your termination except for medical information protected by HIPPA. Moreover, each state provides a qualified privilege from defamation claims in order to encourage employers to ...

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by HunterATL
Tue Dec 03, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Update on WN’a facilities at EWR?
Replies: 70
Views: 11788

Re: Update on WN’a facilities at EWR?

Seeing that the new T1 will be opened in phases and that Terminal A will be closed in phases, does anyone know how many gates will be split into A or B to accommodate express ops.? This will control how much B6 can expand in the new terminal in my opinion. I also see DL, NK, G4, F9, and SY all maki...

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by HunterATL
Tue Dec 03, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Branson Changes Mind on Selling VS stake to AFKL
Replies: 63
Views: 11735

Re: Branson Changes Mind on Selling VS stake to AFKL

I was reading an article that popped on Google that KL/AF can force a deal for them to purchase the 31% stake if they wish. The problem is KL/AF don't have a history of doing this. I say KL/AF buy 2% with DL owning 49% they have full control of the airline. :-) There was a good point in % listed in...

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by HunterATL
Fri Nov 22, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DOT grants final approval for DL/KL/AF/VS joint venture
Replies: 0
Views: 678

DOT grants final approval for DL/KL/AF/VS joint venture

DOT entered its final order approving the DL/KL/AF/VS joint venture on November 21, 2019. The applicants were ordered to file a self-assessment in four years and six months "consistent with the guidance provided in this Order and Order 2019-8-2, including specifically the areas described in Sec...

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by HunterATL
Thu Nov 14, 2019 12:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: DOT denies Hawaiian-JAL Antitrust Immunity
Replies: 37
Views: 8715

Re: DOT tentatively approves Hawaiian-JAL JV, but without ATI

HA and JL filed their joint response to the order to show cause today. One of the principal reasons DOT tentatively denied anti-trust immunity was that because the JV was so limited in scope, HA and JAL could not adequately demonstrate that anti-trust immunity would result in anything different from...

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by HunterATL
Wed Oct 30, 2019 7:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta opens Concourse G at LGA
Replies: 39
Views: 11365

Re: Delta opens Concourse G at LGA

Unfortunately, Concourse G is exclusively for Delta Shuttle flights at the moment according to The Points Guy. I'm not even sure that's true yet. I don't see any flights departing Concourse G, Shuttle or not. Apparently, a limited number of flights will begin using the concourse next week followed ...

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by HunterATL
Wed Oct 30, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta opens Concourse G at LGA
Replies: 39
Views: 11365

Re: Delta opens Concourse G at LGA

What is the old Eastern Shuttle terminal? Is it part of terminal C currently? It's (appropriately) the eastern concourse of Terminal C -- gates C12 to C24 (C12-C14 are bus gates on the ground level). I'm not sure if they're also going to take down the landside as part of this phase. Thanks for this...

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by HunterATL
Wed Oct 30, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta opens Concourse G at LGA
Replies: 39
Views: 11365

Re: Delta opens Concourse G at LGA

http://blog.atlastravel.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/LaGuardia-Update.png If the 7 new gates that just opened can handle 739/321 size aircraft, the above reconstruction diagram makes it look like a decent number of the new gates to open in the next two phases will be widebody capable. Maybe DL is...

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by HunterATL
Wed Oct 30, 2019 3:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta opens Concourse G at LGA
Replies: 39
Views: 11365

Re: Delta opens Concourse G at LGA

It looks nice, good for DL. I will say though, I'm going to miss the new part of the current Terminal C (the old US Airways terminal). I find it very bright and I have always liked the vibe in there. It's also in far better shape than any of the pre-rebuild LGA terminals. I'm not sure why it has to...

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by HunterATL
Tue Oct 29, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thoughts on DL 717 longetivity
Replies: 49
Views: 13069

Re: Thoughts on DL 717 longetivity

Ed Bastian apparently confirmed today that Delta is evaluating adding IFE to the 717 fleet. That could very likely indicate an intent to keep the planes for a significant amount of time. Rumors have been flying around for months that Delta Air Lines is considering installing seatback screens on its ...

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by HunterATL
Tue Oct 29, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AM and VA have applied for code sharing authority with DOT
Replies: 5
Views: 1450

AM and VA have applied for code sharing authority with DOT

Aeromexico and Virgin Australia have applied to DOT for authority to code share on flights from Mexico to LAX and from LAX to Australia. If granted, this would continue the process of Delta's JV partners deepening the ties between themselves. Apparently, no carrier has objected to the code share, an...

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by HunterATL
Tue Oct 29, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta opens Concourse G at LGA
Replies: 39
Views: 11365

Re: Delta opens Concourse G at LGA

I watched the Video... the port authority dude is calling the LGA rebuild, the new LGA airport, 'the first new airport built in the USA in 25 years'...... Guess he forgot about Williston that just opened up two weeks ago? That said, it's nice to see LGA progressing. Not to mention MSY's new termina...

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by HunterATL
Tue Oct 29, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta opens Concourse G at LGA
Replies: 39
Views: 11365

Re: Delta opens Concourse G at LGA

[/img] I watched the Video... the port authority dude is calling the LGA rebuild, the new LGA airport, 'the first new airport built in the USA in 25 years'...... Guess he forgot about Williston that just opened up two weeks ago? That said, it's nice to see LGA progressing. Not to mention MSY's new t...

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by HunterATL
Tue Oct 29, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta opens Concourse G at LGA
Replies: 39
Views: 11365

Delta opens Concourse G at LGA

Delta opened Concourse G at LGA today as part of the construction of its new combined terminal facility. The concourse has contact gates for seven 737-900ER/A321 size aircraft. The next phase of development will be the demolition of the original Eastern Shuttle terminal and the opening of the new he...

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by HunterATL
Tue Oct 29, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chinese airlines hit 3.1 billion USD loss in 2018 on international service
Replies: 50
Views: 12305

Re: Chinese airlines hit 3.1 billion USD loss in 2018 on international service

Given that many of the routes are subsidised, it’s unlikely that the actual losses to the airlines are that large. One thing that is interesting though is the hypocrisy of the US3 when it comes to Chinese carriers and the ME3. Such loses in a market that is a big driver of potential growth, yet it ...

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by HunterATL
Wed Oct 09, 2019 12:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Pilots Association Sues Boeing Re: 737MAX
Replies: 85
Views: 13185

Re: Southwest Pilots Association Sues Boeing Re: 737MAX

If you as a passenger are faced with two choices when making a purchase decision 1) an aircraft with federal certification 2) an aircraft with federal certification and told that the certification was allegedly obtained under false pretences to cover a potentially fatal flaw Which aircraft would yo...

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by HunterATL
Wed Oct 09, 2019 12:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Pilots Association Sues Boeing Re: 737MAX
Replies: 85
Views: 13185

Re: Southwest Pilots Association Sues Boeing Re: 737MAX

I find this the most ridiculous of suits. Absent gross negligence on the part of Boeing (i.e., the people at Boeing KNEW that there was a major design flaw that WOULD cause the 737-Max to crash) case won't make it to trial. I agree that perhaps Boeing should have been more proactive about letting t...

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by HunterATL
Tue Oct 08, 2019 11:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Pilots Association Sues Boeing Re: 737MAX
Replies: 85
Views: 13185

Re: Southwest Pilots Association Sues Boeing Re: 737MAX

Relying on the FAA to certify a plane is not the type of reliance required for a claim of misrepresentation. The passengers must have done something, i.e. changed their circumstances, because of Boeing's statements to the FAA. If you as a passenger are faced with two choices when making a purchase ...

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by HunterATL
Tue Oct 08, 2019 11:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Pilots Association Sues Boeing Re: 737MAX
Replies: 85
Views: 13185

Re: Southwest Pilots Association Sues Boeing Re: 737MAX

I am not an attorney but I wonder how much of a chance this suit really has. Again, I have no experience with the law but I would think that the pilots would only have standing to sue WN and for WN to sue Boeing. On the other hand, I'm sure the pilots would not have gone ahead with the suit unless ...

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by HunterATL
Tue Oct 08, 2019 11:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Pilots Association Sues Boeing Re: 737MAX
Replies: 85
Views: 13185

Re: Southwest Pilots Association Sues Boeing Re: 737MAX

The representations you identify were made to the FAA, not to some unknown, future, potential passengers and were not made to induce those passengers to do anything. The allegation from what I understand was the misrepresentation to the FAA in order obtain federal certification under false pretence...

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