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by stl07
Fri Sep 21, 2018 3:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1404337
Maybe they are our "mystery TATL"
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This is more for laughs but "swiss skies" is planning to fly to CVG
viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1404337
Maybe they are our "mystery TATL"

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by stl07
Thu Sep 20, 2018 2:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

Interesting...
Silver is bidding for FLW service against cape air

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by stl07
Tue Sep 18, 2018 3:11 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Diane Feinstein is a Dispicable Person
Replies: 122
Views: 2801

Re: Diane Feinstein is a Dispicable Person

The way I understand it, the VICTIM asked to be kept anonymous. I believe it is in the letter. Does anyway on the right know what that means? I do know the hypocrisy is as always on the right ad nauseum. That’s the first step in the political setup. That’s what that means. You know, not everyone wa...

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by stl07
Tue Sep 18, 2018 2:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Diane Feinstein is a Dispicable Person
Replies: 122
Views: 2801

Re: Diane Feinstein is a Dispicable Person

Diana Feinstein, (D-CA) sat on allegations of sexual abuse, no, sexual assault and attempted rape, for several months. She did this purely for political purposes. Californians, vote this dispicable person, who put politics ahead of justice, out of office. Ms. Feinstein has been a family friend sinc...

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by stl07
Tue Sep 18, 2018 2:26 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: WN rolls out free texting onboard
Replies: 38
Views: 3802

Re: WN rolls out free texting onboard

People "are" too cheap to use those. What was the per minute rate on those phones back then? $5 a minute? $700 for an iPhone or not there is no way (unless it was a true emergency) I would pay that much per minute to chat on an airfone unless someone's life was in danger. Most people don'...

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by stl07
Tue Sep 18, 2018 1:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sun Country adds 5 routes from PDX
Replies: 75
Views: 12058

Re: Sun Country adds 5 routes from PDX

rainaviation wrote:
Sun Country added service from PDX to SFO today. Thoughts on this?

Weird is all I can say

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by stl07
Tue Sep 18, 2018 1:18 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: WN rolls out free texting onboard
Replies: 38
Views: 3802

Re: WN rolls out free texting onboard

How did you survive the 20-yr GTE Airfone era? Ha! People were too cheap to use those for the most part. Today people consider a $700 phone a mandatory expense. yup-I feel old-and I don't have a facebook account:( People "are" too cheap to use those. What was the per minute rate on those ...

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by stl07
Tue Sep 18, 2018 1:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Airlines Network Thread 2018
Replies: 465
Views: 50339

Re: Southwest Airlines Network Thread 2018

camdawg wrote:
When will the proving runs begin? Looking to see if I should wait on buying my tickets to Maui in early 2018...

I think you already missed the boat on that one :D

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by stl07
Tue Sep 18, 2018 12:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Airlines new uniforms. Very classy.
Replies: 19
Views: 4296

Re: Turkish Airlines new uniforms. Very classy.

Is this the first airline to also have male gloves? Anyways, it looks sharp, wonder why no airline has tried it before.

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by stl07
Mon Sep 17, 2018 1:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 9/16/2018:3M Scales Back;KE to BOS;F9 Drops BOI-DEN;DL Drops MSP-PBI
Replies: 56
Views: 8202

Re: OAG Changes 9/16/2018:3M Scales Back;KE to BOS;F9 Drops BOI-DEN;DL Drops MSP-PBI

*SY PDX-RNO DEC 0.3>0[0] JAN 0.3>0[0] FEB 0.3>0[0] No surprise here. This route didn't seem all that realistic on a Boeing 737 anyway... An MSP airline attempts to break out into the PNW. Even if their head honcho in Network Planning is an ex-ASer, wouldn’t it make more sense to start your non-MSP ...

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by stl07
Sun Sep 16, 2018 5:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

I have two itineraries booked for travel to Europe via DL next year. All flights in and out of STL were booked with mainline jets (mostly 717s) coming and going, but have recently been changed to regional jets. I’m sure that this may be normal, but it’s a bit disappointing. Anyone know if there is ...

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by stl07
Sat Sep 15, 2018 6:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

https://travelguide.wowair.com/?utm_sou ... 1535504529
Here's something I didn't quite expect...
Hit the arrow at the right side of the banner once then hit it again
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https://travelguide.wowair.com/?utm_sou ... 1535504529
Here's something I didn't quite expect...
Hit the arrow at the right side of the banner once then hit it again

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by stl07
Fri Sep 14, 2018 2:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 1804
Views: 107593

Re: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2018

stl07 wrote:
Is SY going to actually come here? Or did they just say IND and CVG to show their business plan and but their plans to enter BNA and STL?

*but hide

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by stl07
Fri Sep 14, 2018 1:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 1804
Views: 107593

Re: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2018

Is SY going to actually come here? Or did they just say IND and CVG to show their business plan and but their plans to enter BNA and STL?

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by stl07
Thu Sep 13, 2018 1:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

Trololzilla wrote:
stl07 wrote:
So is MBJ just not coming back...

??

The only service between STL and MBJ is a year-round service via Apple with seasonal service on Southwest starting next spring. Did you mean another airport?

Check out the apple charter linup for next year

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by stl07
Thu Sep 13, 2018 12:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

So is MBJ just not coming back...

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by stl07
Thu Sep 13, 2018 12:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DAB New Air Service Announcement 9/12
Replies: 81
Views: 6204

Re: DAB New Air Service Announcement 9/12

They gave incentives and landed BA. Great. Delta said get lost...CDG gone. Have to be careful with incentives and new service. Not that clear. What if DAB had an existing flight to another Canadian city? YUL in for instance. Would that mean they shouldn't try for YYZ, presuming that YYZ is the #1 d...

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by stl07
Wed Sep 12, 2018 11:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

Jshank83 wrote:
Frontier extended their schedule today. Everything stays the same except DEN goes to 2x a day on Monday only. I find that super random to just be one day of the week at 2x.

So JAX survived... wow
Now we have 2 airlines from the region to JAX.

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by stl07
Wed Sep 12, 2018 11:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

Jshank83 wrote:
I find that super random to just be one day of the week at 2x.

Everything about F9 is random

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by stl07
Wed Sep 12, 2018 1:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

https://kplr11.com/2018/09/11/military- ... hurricane/

The one in Cape Gerardo ? :stirthepot:
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Jshank83 wrote:
11 to 20 C17s coming to BLV/Scott AFB to avoid the Hurricane.

https://kplr11.com/2018/09/11/military- ... hurricane/

The one in Cape Gerardo ? :stirthepot:

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by stl07
Wed Sep 12, 2018 1:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 1804
Views: 107593

Re: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2018

We're a medium sized market. RDU is so far the only airport that has made LHR and CDG work. Not sure how they did it but maybe someone around here knows. LHR has a cooperate contract. That's why it's on AA of all airlines. that's what I was thinking. I am assuming the CDG flight has business contra...

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by stl07
Wed Sep 12, 2018 1:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 1804
Views: 107593

Re: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2018

zackary747 wrote:
fedex1 wrote:
Sounds like a HUBE gamble to me. . . Isn’t IND a very small market ?


We're a medium sized market. RDU is so far the only airport that has made LHR and CDG work. Not sure how they did it but maybe someone around here knows.

LHR has a cooperate contract. That's why it's on AA of all airlines.

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by stl07
Wed Sep 12, 2018 12:58 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Missouri votes down right to work law
Replies: 48
Views: 1322

Re: Missouri votes down right to work law

My friend unfortunately works minimum wage at a grocery store. But now with this new law in place, almost half of his pay will be going to union fees. 1. How many hours does your friend work? Even at minimum wage, unless you're working 10 hours a month, the dues shouldn't be too much.2 2. I view th...

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by stl07
Tue Sep 11, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

stl07 wrote:
http://www.post-gazette.com/business/development/2018/09/10/A-Dublin-flight-on-the-horizon-for-Pittsburgh-airport/stories/201809100145

I love reading the comments on this, complaining about how their own airport over incentivizes.

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by stl07
Tue Sep 11, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

Probably true (and I never really thought it would be us) but nothing in the thread is concrete except for one guy who might not even have read the route map correctly and announced there is a press conference when there hasn't been a confirmation of such. I found an article saying pit will be laun...

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by stl07
Tue Sep 11, 2018 9:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

http://www.post-gazette.com/business/de ... 1809100145
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http://www.post-gazette.com/business/de ... 1809100145

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by stl07
Tue Sep 11, 2018 9:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

Looks like the "Midwest City" for EI is going to be MSP https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1403655&p=20705913#p20705913 Probably true (and I never really thought it would be us) but nothing in the thread is concrete except for one guy who might not even have read ...

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by stl07
Tue Sep 11, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

Trololzilla wrote:
Any chance AA themselves would start LHR or restart LGW?

no, they have already stated thy won't when asked point blank. It's in a news article

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by stl07
Tue Sep 11, 2018 4:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

And aer lingus would be on a narrow body and would end up just being a connection point like KEF

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by stl07
Tue Sep 11, 2018 4:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

I understand wanting a "real" airline on TATL, but why BA? They offer one of the worst J experiences among global carriers, and aren't anything special in economy either. Because Lufthansa wants too much money, Condor has really low frequencies/ service time, FI flies to KEF which we alre...

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by stl07
Tue Sep 11, 2018 3:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How much did aviation really change after 9/11?
Replies: 95
Views: 8103

Re: How much did aviation really change after 9/11?

September11 wrote:
Curtains and bulkheads onboard aren't the same anymore. Galley curtains are gone. Too many eyes today.

Nice username

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by stl07
Tue Sep 11, 2018 2:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Missouri votes down right to work law
Replies: 48
Views: 1322

Re: Missouri votes down right to work law

Ok, if he was ticked off, I congratulate him, he knew the screwing that was hidden in the law. I am not sure what amount of money he would pay in dues, but trust me, nobody pays 50 % it does and would not make sense to take away what the union exists for, to allow someone to work and be able to sur...

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by stl07
Tue Sep 11, 2018 2:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

Lexy wrote:
Cool! I’ll admit I must be wrong then. I stand corrected.

British Airways was a fool to start PIT and BNA before STL.

Nope! STL didn't have enough belly cargo compared to BNA or PIT. Cargo is where all the profit is at.

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by stl07
Tue Sep 11, 2018 2:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Advice for Anyone having a Bad Day
Replies: 12
Views: 528

Re: Advice for Anyone having a Bad Day

What if somebody is having a bad day because they have no friends

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by stl07
Tue Sep 11, 2018 2:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PIT Update Discussion Thread - 2018
Replies: 1478
Views: 137153

Re: PIT Update Discussion Thread - 2018

ncflyer wrote:
I thought PIT paid $1.5mm? Maybe I’m getting LHR confused with CDG…

LHR was 3 million for 2 years meaning 1.5 mil per year

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by stl07
Tue Sep 11, 2018 2:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

^^ *You're

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by stl07
Tue Sep 11, 2018 2:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Missouri votes down right to work law
Replies: 48
Views: 1322

Re: Missouri votes down right to work law

Where do you guys get this shit, half for union dues???? Once again, the people spoke, not the thugs or unions. I always found after 42 years in unions, it certainly was all returned in wages and benefits. Going on 21 years retired January 1. he was really pissed when the law was passed. I'm just s...

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by stl07
Tue Sep 11, 2018 2:00 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Missouri votes down right to work law
Replies: 48
Views: 1322

Re: Missouri votes down right to work law

Disclaimer: I have no opinion on this subject since I don't know all the facts I'm from Missouri and here's the opposite side of the argument: My friend unfortunately works minimum wage at a grocery store. But now with this new law in place, almost half of his pay will be going to union fees. Where...

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by stl07
Tue Sep 11, 2018 1:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Missouri votes down right to work law
Replies: 48
Views: 1322

Re: Missouri votes down right to work law

Disclaimer: I have no opinion on this subject since I don't know all the facts

I'm from Missouri and here's the opposite side of the argument:
My friend unfortunately works minimum wage at a grocery store. But now with this new law in place, almost half of his pay will be going to union fees.

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by stl07
Mon Sep 10, 2018 11:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

Your all missing the point...
Obviously, Nashville has more cargo heading to London :)

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by stl07
Mon Sep 10, 2018 2:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

Ok, since you still don't seem to get it, I'll say it plainly. STL, BNA, AUS, ect had good cases for a flight to LHR. But when it came time for incentives, one of those cities didn't have the money, so they skipped it over. Or more likely, one of those cities had a better case for the flight than t...

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by stl07
Mon Sep 10, 2018 1:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

Jshank83 wrote:
I stay off this message board for one day and it is off the rails on a Bluegrass level. :shock:

Haha we are at the top of the list once you hit the civil button

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by stl07
Mon Sep 10, 2018 1:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1078
Views: 78996

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

I just get a chuckle when someone states they can throw out all kinds of facts and figures to show that STL is a better trans-Atlantic candidate than say Nashville... when Nashville already has BA!!!. And its not just because BNA spent a couple million. There's many different factors at play. Feel ...

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