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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Fri Sep 18, 2020 12:55 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: When did Ed Acker take over Air Florida?
Replies: 4
Views: 277

Re: When did Ed Acker take over Air Florida?

I have always been told 77' but as you say the switch in livery was already underway so that makes me question what I have always thought/been told. Wish I could help more!

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Tue Sep 15, 2020 4:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 9/15/2020:AI Adds DELEWR,Cuts DELORD;DL Adds Winter LAXRNO;EK Suspends MCO;FI/KL/UA Suspend Long Haul Routes
Replies: 31
Views: 6547

Re: OAG Changes 9/15/2020:AI Adds DELEWR,Cuts DELORD;DL Adds Winter LAXRNO;EK Suspends MCO;FI/KL/UA Suspend Long Haul Ro

USAirALB wrote:
Air India is closing IAD?



I would expect ORD & IAD to be filed at some point in the future. Especially Chicago, I cannot see AI walking away from.

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Sep 10, 2020 10:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 157
Views: 13710

Re: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

JetBlue has announced service between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and - Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN) Launching December 18, 2020 | 2x weekly - Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) Launching December 18, 2020 | 2x weekly PBI is also getting a non-stop to LA...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Sep 10, 2020 10:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 157
Views: 13710

Re: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

JetBlue has announced service between Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and - Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport (BZN) Launching December 18, 2020 | 2x weekly - Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) Launching December 18, 2020 | 2x weekly I think PSP will be a success. This ...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Sep 10, 2020 1:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Advancing Focus City Strategy (New Route Announcements)
Replies: 200
Views: 22052

Re: JetBlue Advancing Focus City Strategy (New Route Announcements)

PBI-LAX didn't pan out for AA when they flew it in 2013, but this time on B6 with MINT it could be a winner. FLL-PSP/BZN could do okay. MIA/FLL-PSP traffic I sense would be present particularly in winter if their were a nonstop option. We don't know how many people fly from south Florida to other ai...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Wed Sep 09, 2020 3:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: UA plans EWR-JNB/OGG, IAD-ACC/LOS, ORD-DEL/KOA, SFO-BLR
Replies: 453
Views: 50461

Re: United New Route Announcement 9/9/2020

Cointrin330 wrote:
UA served ACC before, from IAD. Not sure about LOS or if it was just from IAH. UA had planned to launch ORD-DEL in the late 1990s with the 747-400 but it never happened. Not sure if it was a range issue, or something else.


ORD-DEL was scheduled to start 10/31/01...9/11 killed the proposed route.

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Wed Sep 09, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why United should establish a new TPA hub (or at least a focus city)
Replies: 64
Views: 7486

Re: Why United should establish a new TPA hub (or at least a focus city)

Reminder again from 1991 to about 1995, UA operated what could be seen as a "mini-hub" or "focus city" in today's jargon from MCO. Destinations included BOS, LGA, EWR, IAD, DCA, ORD, MDW, SFO, LAX, MEX, MIA, FLL, PBI, RSW. Also some UA Express flights (MLB, DAB come to mind). The...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Fri Sep 04, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest launch service to Miami & Palm Springs
Replies: 195
Views: 21289

Re: Southwest launch service to Miami & Palm Springs

for the full year, WN down 6%, B6 flat and NK up 13.5%. Basically what I've been saying all along. March 25th. That's a Thursday on close to peak season for FLL. 70 departures. That's on their full schedule. Does that sound like not cutting back? And through July of this year, WN is down 56.2% at F...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Fri Sep 04, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest launch service to Miami & Palm Springs
Replies: 195
Views: 21289

Re: Southwest launch service to Miami & Palm Springs

WN isn't going into MIA just like fly to places like BWI. WN has done their analysis and believes their business model will capture a portion of the MIA Hispanic Market. Yes, they probably are. The MIA Hispanic market is heavily foreign POS, something WN struggles mightily with. Which goes back to ...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Fri Sep 04, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest launch service to Miami & Palm Springs
Replies: 195
Views: 21289

Re: Southwest launch service to Miami & Palm Springs

NK is going to get really large in FLL. It's just a matter of time before NK over-runs WN in some of the midwestern markets to FLL. WN's international experiment at FLL simply hasn't worked. HOU is the way to go for them. As I stated above NK is a BIG part of this story. The poor reputation they've...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Fri Sep 04, 2020 1:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest launch service to Miami & Palm Springs
Replies: 195
Views: 21289

Re: Southwest launch service to Miami & Palm Springs

right, because preliminary schedule for spring is actually going to run. That's how you tell WN's intentions for the future, you are using their current COVID schedule to say that since they have cut a lot of FLL during COVID they must want to give up on FLL (which is wrong for a number of reasons)...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Fri Sep 04, 2020 12:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest launch service to Miami & Palm Springs
Replies: 195
Views: 21289

Re: Southwest launch service to Miami & Palm Springs

Assuming the Latin American gateway is done, I would not be shocked if FLL is trimmed to just ATL/BNA/BWI/HOU/DAL and maybe SJU a year or two from now. No need to fly MDW year-round either, that flying can be shifted to MIA. DEN/LAS/PHX can also be shifted to MIA. ISP is a bit of a niche route so if...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Sep 03, 2020 9:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest launch service to Miami & Palm Springs
Replies: 195
Views: 21289

Re: Southwest launch service to Miami & Palm Springs

I'd love to see WN give EYW another shot. Maybe that's down the road.

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Sep 03, 2020 8:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest launch service to Miami & Palm Springs
Replies: 195
Views: 21289

Re: Southwest launch service to Miami & Palm Springs

This + all the cuts to FLL seem to indicate WN has given up on FLL at their Latam gateway. Yep I was surprised MBJ resumed but outside of that it's apparently done. MBJ is a strong O&D route . The inability to cater to VFR traffic to non-leisure destinations made it perhaps in hindsight a non-s...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Sun Aug 30, 2020 4:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TWA 747 Operations
Replies: 69
Views: 7672

Re: TWA 747 Operations

I remember seeing a TWA 747 at the end of the G concourse at ORD waiting to board to LHR. I thought it was so cool that they had a double jetway setup at the end of the concourse. I’m sure it was the only double jetway at ORD during that era. I don’t believe UA had any in T2. I have read that at on...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Mon Aug 24, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TWA at LHR Question
Replies: 54
Views: 5332

Re: TWA at LHR Question

UA had wanted to fly MIA-LHR and in fact did for a month or two under temporary authority (when UA took over PA's LHR ops they flew MIA for a short while to ensure continues service from MIA to LHR until AA started- when AA began LHR ops a month or two later is when UA had to drop the route), but th...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Mon Aug 24, 2020 4:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TWA at LHR Question
Replies: 54
Views: 5332

Re: TWA at LHR Question

I guess Sevenheavy is ex TW/AA Air Mech,LHR based....iirc, Think the L1011’s that headed to JFK on the late departure were the US reg’d GF ships... And iirc, one of the GF006/008 down to AUH or BAH was operated by a TW Tristar with GF crew etc... Memory a bit foggy... IIRC the TW-GF were usually on...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Mon Aug 17, 2020 5:12 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Is a merger inevitable between JetBlue and Alaska?
Replies: 12
Views: 2786

Re: Is a merger inevitable between JetBlue and Alaska?

Then you end up with a 'barbell' network like the US/PSA venture. Maximizing assets by operating sectors in the west or east before bridge flying to the other region; great in theory but was a mess in reality. And it's not like anyone, especially a newly merged entity, would entertain opening a new...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Aug 13, 2020 5:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 157
Views: 13710

Re: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

UA has added November-January FLL-BOS & FLL-LGA. Must say this is a mild shock. Never expected UA to do non-hub flying especially from Florida and the Northeast. At peak times the flights are twice daily. This UA South Florida thing is all about "punishment" for Jet Blue given they ha...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Aug 13, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 157
Views: 13710

Re: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

UA has added November-January FLL-BOS & FLL-LGA. Must say this is a mild shock. Never expected UA to do non-hub flying especially from Florida and the Northeast. At peak times the flights are twice daily. Wow premerger UA dropped the JFK/MIA flight (which went onto SA) back in 2003. Seems as th...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Aug 13, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 157
Views: 13710

Re: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

Miami wrote:
During the Summer 2021 season, British Airways to send the 777-300ER and A350-1000 to Miami.



Honestly having flown BA many a time on MIA-LHR, I will miss the 747-400's. But do concede the IFE and other amenities just weren't good enough for this day and age.

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Aug 13, 2020 2:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United route announcement August 12, 2020
Replies: 111
Views: 20482

Re: United route announcement August 12, 2020

Not shocked but pleased about the IND-MKE-CLE to Florida stuff. Always thought UA should leverage their brand recognition in the Midwest to do some p2p flying to the west coast of Florida. But the BOS & LGA flights especially to hyper-competitive LCC/ULCC hubs MCO and FLL shock me. Might be expe...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Aug 13, 2020 2:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 157
Views: 13710

Re: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

UA has added November-January FLL-BOS & FLL-LGA. Must say this is a mild shock. Never expected UA to do non-hub flying especially from Florida and the Northeast. At peak times the flights are twice daily.

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Wed Aug 05, 2020 7:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates drops FLL
Replies: 91
Views: 15211

Re: Emirates drops FLL

AA at one time flew LAX-FLL four times daily! As you said they moved it to PBI in 2013 and then canned it completely. AS is on the route and going double-daily this winter (assuming COVD recedes here in southern Florida) so no need to use AA metal. AA FF's can take the AS LAX-FLL flight for now, th...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Wed Aug 05, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates drops FLL
Replies: 91
Views: 15211

Re: Emirates drops FLL

I wonder what EK's target market was for this flight. As mentioned perviously, the timings weren't perfect for B6 domestic connections. B6 has some international routes ex FLL, but nowhere near MIA. Is there a large VFR South Asian/African community in South Florida that EK was hoping to capture? I...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Wed Aug 05, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates drops FLL
Replies: 91
Views: 15211

Re: Emirates drops FLL

Also by my count this make five transatlantic network carriers who have at various times have tried FLL service and eventually dropped it. EK, BA, SA, AY, FI. Any I am missing? Obviously discount carriers like Laker, Condor, Monarch etc on the list.

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Wed Aug 05, 2020 5:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates drops FLL
Replies: 91
Views: 15211

Re: Emirates drops FLL

I was honestly shocked to see EK try service to FLL. "Fort Lauderdale" might be well known to Americans and Canadians, but probably far less so to Indians and Saudi Arabians. Sure, the airport is centrally located in the South Florida metropolitan area, but wouldn't many O&D pax - esp...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Wed Aug 05, 2020 5:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates drops FLL
Replies: 91
Views: 15211

Re: Emirates drops FLL

Off the top of my head, the other only international longhaul I can think of is Azul, probably because of B6 as well. Air Canada and Bahamasair also go there, but for this discussion I wouldn't count them. Avianca also. Azul is a unique case because they've become super-popular with the Brazilian V...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Wed Aug 05, 2020 4:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates drops FLL
Replies: 91
Views: 15211

Re: Emirates drops FLL

Not surprising. I do think this goes to show how the strength of MIA and how it is the preferred airport for intercontinental traffic. Outside of DY (and it's possible that they might not even resume service), all foreign long-haul carriers (SA/BA/EK) have all discontinued their FLL service. Off th...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Wed Aug 05, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Western Airlines questions
Replies: 72
Views: 9698

Re: Western Airlines questions

I flew a Western DC-10 from LAX to Mexico City. Western was a regional airline serving western states and Hawaii and Mexico. They also provided champaign service to Hawaii from smaller airports like Sacramento. They created a hub and spoke operation in Salt Lake City, UT. I'm afraid you've got a lo...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Sun Aug 02, 2020 5:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Orient and Northwest Airlines
Replies: 61
Views: 12159

Re: Northwest Orient and Northwest Airlines

I think this is a tad misleading. NW had a hub at Boston, NW at one had a hub at DCA and in TPA. Were they like the mega carriers of today with presence just about everywhere, absolutely not, but every carrier had holes in their network. NW was one of the 3 pioneers of international flying alongsid...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Jul 23, 2020 5:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indian Aviation Thread - Q3 2020
Replies: 185
Views: 16695

Re: Indian Aviation Thread - July 2020

Huge !!! SpiceJet to Operate India-US flights https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/spicejet-designated-as-indian-scheduled-airline-for-us-routes-5585551.html/amp This will also allows them to codeshare potentially with a US airline. Such as Sahara did with AA on DEL-ORD before being bought by...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Jul 16, 2020 10:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS responds to B6, announces LAX and FLL expansion
Replies: 157
Views: 26740

Re: AS claps back at B6, announces LAX and FLL expansion

dfwjim1 wrote:
As a side note I was able to book a RT FLL to SFO nonstop on AS Christmas week.


The FLL-SFO AS route has nine lives. It seems every year the route is cut only to reappear as a seasonal route. With these ads from FLL it might as well be permanent seasonal now.

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Jul 16, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS responds to B6, announces LAX and FLL expansion
Replies: 157
Views: 26740

Re: AS claps back at B6, announces LAX and FLL expansion

Aside from the two FLL routes, I don't see how this is a clap back at B6. In fact with the AA/B6 deal, I see more cooperation between AS and B6 down the road. Something interesting here is the primary competitor for AA out of MIA on west coast routes is B6 and AS out of FLL. While AA is cozying up ...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Mon Jul 06, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pan Am questions
Replies: 51
Views: 8334

Re: Pan Am questions

Some interesting insights here from 1977. (The height of Pan Am?) https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/261647/197778-panam-routes/ Looks like all Australia services were via Fiji/Hawaii/New Zealand. I do remember my grandmother, in the mid 1970s, flying PA MEL to NAN vv, so they must h...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Sat Jul 04, 2020 4:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA, UA, DL TATL Service History
Replies: 79
Views: 5698

Re: AA, UA, DL TATL Service History

I've always thought that NW's service to BGO (Bergen, Norway), SVG (Stavanger, Norway) and GOT (Göteborg or Gothernburg, Sweden) were head scratchers. Those cities were listed on their route maps from the late 70s & early 80s, but I couldn't find any actual scheduled service. I did try to find ...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Fri Jul 03, 2020 4:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 1738
Views: 240271

Re: American adds more Asia to SEA, and other long-haul changes

I know people are tired of reading about the worries of any sort of AS-another airline merger. But I hope this is not going to be a repeat of what happened to AirCal/AA, Reno Air/AA and later TWA/AA. AA consistently saying "We're committed to this hub or market"...then a couple of years d...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Fri Jul 03, 2020 2:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA, UA, DL TATL Service History
Replies: 79
Views: 5698

Re: AA, UA, DL TATL Service History

Another fun fact...UA launched LHR service before AA did, in 1991. The first UA flight to LHR landed on April 4th 1991, a 747 from IAD. The ramp up followed with JFK, SFO, MIA which were the other stations included in the sale to UA from PA. AA launched LHR on July 1 1991 from JFK. If my memory ser...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Fri Jul 03, 2020 3:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA, UA, DL TATL Service History
Replies: 79
Views: 5698

Re: AA, UA, DL TATL Service History

Are we sure Pan Am operated DTW-LHR alongside United’s former PA ops at LHR? Am pretty sure Pan Am left LHR the day before United arrived, only two US airlines could fly to LHR under Bermuda 2. Correct - in this period UA actually temporarily operated MIA-LHR until AA was permitted to move its MIA-...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Fri Jul 03, 2020 12:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA, UA, DL TATL Service History
Replies: 79
Views: 5698

Re: AA, UA, DL TATL Service History

DL flew DFW-FRA from the early 80's until 1997 but not DFW-LGW IIRC

NW by 1980 had several BOS & JFK to Northern European routes. Also MIA-CPH at one point. I will look for a timetable and I find one, will list the routes.

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Sun Jun 28, 2020 3:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Question about Pan Am's A310-200s
Replies: 77
Views: 10419

Re: Question about Pan Am's A310-200s

As much as I love DL and having Platinum status with them, I'm not sure if they were fully invested in the benefit of the Pan Am brand, or just investing and waiting for them to go up s*it's creek so they could gobble up the assets. They got into a real nasty court battle with Pan Am after they wen...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Sun Jun 28, 2020 12:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Question about Pan Am's A310-200s
Replies: 77
Views: 10419

Re: Question about Pan Am's A310-200s

Someone referenced a 1990s fleet plan What was the 1990s network supposed to look like if they didnt meltdown in 1991 Depends on what is your starting point, and who's planning you do. As far as facts are concerned, by mid-1991, all trans-Pacific business was gone for years, Heathrow flying was gon...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Sun Jun 28, 2020 12:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Question about Pan Am's A310-200s
Replies: 77
Views: 10419

Re: Question about Pan Am's A310-200s

Someone referenced a 1990s fleet plan What was the 1990s network supposed to look like if they didnt meltdown in 1991 Depends on what is your starting point, and who's planning you do. As far as facts are concerned, by mid-1991, all trans-Pacific business was gone for years, Heathrow flying was gon...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Sun Jun 28, 2020 12:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Question about Pan Am's A310-200s
Replies: 77
Views: 10419

Re: Question about Pan Am's A310-200s

Halophila wrote:
When I was 8 I flew from Germany (FRA?) to NBO on Pan Am and I seem to recall it was a 310. Maybe I’m making this up...


FRA-NBO was most certainly an A310 route. So your memory is solid!

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Fri Jun 26, 2020 5:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indian Aviation Thread - June 2020
Replies: 78
Views: 8138

Re: Indian Aviation Thread - June 2020

https://travelobiz.com/airasia-may-eventually-exit-india-jv-report/ There is a report that Air Asia India may exit India. The report says at present they are not looking to add any planes. I think they will try to sell their share if they are not successful in getting approval to start internationa...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Wed Jun 24, 2020 2:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Major Expansion B6 at EWR and JFK
Replies: 275
Views: 34208

Re: Major Expansion B6 at EWR and JFK

I think we can all agree B6’s EWR announcement was a little bit of an attack on everyone. It also was about filling voids left by WN's departure from EWR. The overall adds were an attack on everyone is correct: A bit of an attack on everyone is correct. DL/UA/NK/F9/AS/AA/WN all impacted by these ads.

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Jun 18, 2020 6:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Major Expansion B6 at EWR and JFK
Replies: 275
Views: 34208

Re: Major Expansion B6 at EWR and JFK

AA & DL's inability to really attack B6 at BOS now, or at least as aggressively as planned probably played into this as well. Gave jetBlue the breathing space to attack DL/UA in NYC and AA in PHL. Also in Florida, this p2p flying will put pressure on WN who has cut Florida through th winter more...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Thu Jun 18, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Major Expansion B6 at EWR and JFK
Replies: 275
Views: 34208

Re: Major Expansion B6 at EWR and JFK

First Miami Area- Portland nonstop. Assumed it would be AA PDX-MIA or AS PDX-FLL. Didn't see the B6 coming. Also nice adds of PBI-ORD & PBI-PIT FLL-SEA lots DL & NK seasonal service so makes sense B6 would jump on. AS has I believe a few corporate contracts on that route which sustains it, b...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Wed Jun 17, 2020 11:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TWA Transatlantic Drawdown Time Line
Replies: 106
Views: 11131

Re: TWA Transatlantic Drawdown Time Line

The last TWA Route to Europe was STL-LGW ! I did fly the last transatlantic revenue Flight on 12/1/2001 TW721 LGW-STL) , the Route was flown as AA272/AA2721 as American Airlines until early 2003 ! You could see TWA planes in Gatwick until then because they were exclusively flown by former TWA Aircr...

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by MIAFLLPBIFlyer
Wed Jun 17, 2020 2:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Reasoning behind PSA/US merger
Replies: 17
Views: 2136

Re: Reasoning behind PSA/US merger

I flew a US flight FLL-TPA-LAX-SFO and return in 1993. Was a real milk run and either end was part of the "shuttle" services - Florida Shuttle and California Shuttle. Not surprisingly the tail end of both runs (LAX-SFO outbound, TPA-FLL inbound) were late. US Air's California and Florida S...

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