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by DutchyWilliam
Tue Aug 15, 2017 4:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair Summer 2018 Routes News & Base Openings
Replies: 93
Views: 26854

Re: Ryanair Summer 2018 Routes News & Base Openings

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FlyRow wrote:
Will LEY be a thing in the future?

O'Leary has already said he is interested in the airport, though (again) the strict Dutch rules regarding available slots is as a thorn in the eye for them.

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by DutchyWilliam
Mon Aug 14, 2017 10:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair Summer 2018 Routes News & Base Openings
Replies: 93
Views: 26854

Re: Ryanair Summer 2018 Routes News & Base Openings

Eindhoven is the fairly comfortable position of having a balanced set of carriers, unlike other airports like DTM, NRN and HHN. At the same time, the slot issue is a real constraint and I am not sure the Schiphol-Eindhoven-Lelystad management situation benefits anyone. Why don't they try Rotterdam ...

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by DutchyWilliam
Mon Aug 14, 2017 9:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair Summer 2018 Routes News & Base Openings
Replies: 93
Views: 26854

Re: Ryanair Summer 2018 Routes News & Base Openings

I highly doubt O'Leary's statement regarding the lack of slots at EIN, as the routes that were announced earlier were available at Ryanair's website already, something I can't imagine happening when slots aren't already in posesion. Furthermore, other carriers seem to be able to get new slots, so so...

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by DutchyWilliam
Thu Jul 20, 2017 12:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What is next for KEF?
Replies: 40
Views: 4580

Re: What is next for KEF?

I do think there's room for KLM or (maybe more likely) Transavia to jump in from AMS. Tourism to Iceland is growing fast and FI and WW have grown significantly at AMS the past couple of years.

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by DutchyWilliam
Wed Jul 19, 2017 9:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF/KL Managers Have No Confidence In Future Of Cooperation
Replies: 64
Views: 11589

Re: AF/KL Managers Have No Confidence In Future Of Cooperation

KL is one of the worst legacy carriers in the world in terms of on-time performance, on-board service, and hard product and so are their lounges, AMS as a noisy and exagerated duty-free hub. AF isn't much but recently they have improved their lounge's services (yes the one in 2E), CDG is rather qui...

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