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by Ferryflight
Tue Aug 20, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation - 2019
Replies: 996
Views: 158026

Re: Nordic Aviation - 2019

Seems like there will be some significant changes on the longer routes this winter. Stockholm - 4w JFK suspended DY - 3w LAX suspended DY - 1w MCO suspended DY - 2w HKT suspended TG - 5w HKG suspended SK China Eastern new route PVG 4w QR- as is? EK - as is? Copenhagen - 4w JFK suspended DY - 3w LAX ...

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by Ferryflight
Sat Oct 06, 2018 9:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay cancels CPH in 2019
Replies: 32
Views: 8244

Re: Cathay cancels CPH in 2019

Northern Europe is a hype and trend among Asian travellers. Northern light, spectacular nature, fresh air, Nordic cuisine and more. If you look at O&D traffic and visitor bednights, they are not traveling to Denmark as their main target but, stopping by there on their way to Finland, Norway and ...

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by Ferryflight
Thu Jun 28, 2018 4:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KE - Secondary Europe
Replies: 84
Views: 7646

Re: KE - Secondary Europe

No one is saying that the market of airport A is better than market B. I am. I'm saying that DUB is better than OSL for KE as a scheduled and year-round destination. OSL suits a charter operation. OSL is served both by Atlas Air, Korean Cargo and Asiana with freighters to ICN. How is Oslo then lack...

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by Ferryflight
Wed Jun 27, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KE - Secondary Europe
Replies: 84
Views: 7646

Re: KE - Secondary Europe

They are very different, but I like Oslo more as a year-round destination. Leaving tourism aside for a minute, a more important topic on this is OSL's viability as a non-charter destination for KE to exploit. IMO, it doesn't have the freight and passenger mix Please elaborate because this is starti...

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by Ferryflight
Wed Jun 27, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KE - Secondary Europe
Replies: 84
Views: 7646

Re: KE - Secondary Europe

Dublin ... You are kidding me right? No - the numbers speak for themselves - it is a very popular tourist destination, in fact, much more popular than OSL. It has world-renowned arts (literature and music), culture and history. For Koreans specifically, it also offers pilgrimages - DUB is the gatew...

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by Ferryflight
Wed Jun 27, 2018 5:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KE - Secondary Europe
Replies: 84
Views: 7646

Re: KE - Secondary Europe

However, I'd imagine that ZAG would have more tourism appeal for Koreans than DUB (though arguably DUB offers more than OSL). You are kidding me right? Dublin might be popular among tourists, but Oslo is in my openion far more diverse, beautiful and spectacular than Dublin! However Oslo is lacking ...

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by Ferryflight
Sun Apr 08, 2018 8:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Asiana celebrates 30th anniversary; refocus more on longhaul flying
Replies: 68
Views: 9029

Re: Asiana Airlines future expansion

As much as I would like them to fly ICN-ARN, I have to admit that OSL is probably the first option for them. Asiana will serve OSL with two weekly charters this summer. Korean Air flying charters since many years to Oslo and both Atlas Air, Korean Cargo and Asiana Cargo flying freighters. Also the n...

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by Ferryflight
Fri Apr 06, 2018 5:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic aviation - 2018
Replies: 1264
Views: 172941

Re: Nordic aviation - 2018

According to checkin.dk, Norway received more Korean visitors than Denmark and Sweden combined in 2017.

I also believe the cargo market is strong from Norway with Korean, Atlas Air and Asiana operating freighters from OSL to ICN (wikipedia)

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by Ferryflight
Fri Mar 16, 2018 5:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why no new China - Germany Flights?
Replies: 10
Views: 2596

Re: Why no new China - Germany Flights?

Because the curren bilatteral agreement between Germany and China is fulluy utilized in terms of weekly departures on the Chineese side. Chineese carriers cannot add more flights into Germany. Since Lufthansa has yet to fully utilize the numbers of weekly flights on their side of the agreement, Ger...

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by Ferryflight
Fri Mar 16, 2018 4:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why no new China - Germany Flights?
Replies: 10
Views: 2596

Re: Why no new China - Germany Flights?

Because the curren bilatteral agreement between Germany and China is fulluy utilized in terms of weekly departures on the Chineese side. Chineese carriers cannot add more flights into Germany. Since Lufthansa has yet to fully utilize the numbers of weekly flights on their side of the agreement, Germ...

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by Ferryflight
Thu Mar 08, 2018 5:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar Airways Announces 12 new destinations
Replies: 81
Views: 17316

Re: Qatar Airways Announces 12 new destinations

Argh, Tallin over Gothenburg?

Come on!!!!

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by Ferryflight
Wed Jan 31, 2018 2:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EasyJet is starting to fly from Berlin Tegel
Replies: 81
Views: 13071

Re: EasyJet is starting to fly from Berlin Tegel

SCQ83 wrote:
easyJet has never been particularly strong in the Scandinavian markets. I wouldn't be surprised Iceland is their largest Scandinavian market.


Thants impossible due to the fact that Iceland is not a part of Scandinavia.....

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by Ferryflight
Fri Jan 26, 2018 3:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hainan to fly to HAM
Replies: 19
Views: 3126

Re: Hainan to fly to HAM

Air Berlin and Hainan had a cooperation in Berlin. I guess this is the main reason.

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by Ferryflight
Sun Jan 07, 2018 8:51 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: To the Oil Rigs of the Arctic!
Replies: 6
Views: 5234

Re: To the Oil Rigs of the Arctic!

Oil Rigs North of Svalbard?

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by Ferryflight
Mon Jan 01, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian Air Argentina will receive first 737-800 in January
Replies: 71
Views: 10267

Re: Norwegian Air Argentina will receive first 737-800 in January

Norwegian Cruise Line, serving Florida.

"Cruise like a Norwegian"

From my experience as a Swedish passenger, clear references to Norway in the ship and in the branding.

To my knowledge, it seems to work well and I have not heard of any discussions argumenting to change the name....

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by Ferryflight
Sat Dec 30, 2017 2:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 149016

Re: Nordic Aviation 2017

People tend to forget bilateral limitations in these discussions.
The world market is not deregulated to a such degree that one can serve two points just by the theoretical range.

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by Ferryflight
Mon Dec 25, 2017 12:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 149016

Re: Nordic Aviation 2017

JetBuddy wrote:
Apparently, Norwegian has received rights to fly over Russia on some departures out of ARN and CPH. Good for them!

And Merry Christmas everyone!


Not Siberia, but southern Russian corridor.

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by Ferryflight
Fri Dec 22, 2017 1:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 149016

Re: Nordic Aviation 2017

This Joint Vision plan is a huge deal, and I wonder if it deserves it's own thread. Finally a solid plan to increase intercontinental traffic at OSL. Some info on peterfox.no: http://peterfox.no/airlines/sas-inngar-femarig-avtale-joint-vision-avinor/ Thank you for sharing some more info on this Joi...

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by Ferryflight
Tue Dec 19, 2017 5:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 149016

Re: Nordic Aviation 2017

CPH will lover the Feess for using the airport with an avarage 10% from April 2018 and at the same time the will make the charge for high frequent regional feeder flights 35 % cheaper https://ekstrabladet.dk/ferie/koebenhavns-lufthavn-saenker-taksterne/6951564 https://www.cph.dk/en/about-cph/press/...

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by Ferryflight
Sun Dec 17, 2017 9:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 149016

Re: Nordic Aviation 2017

CPH will lover the Feess for using the airport with an avarage 10% from April 2018 and at the same time the will make the charge for high frequent regional feeder flights 35 % cheaper https://ekstrabladet.dk/ferie/koebenhavns-lufthavn-saenker-taksterne/6951564 https://www.cph.dk/en/about-cph/press/...

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by Ferryflight
Thu Nov 23, 2017 5:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why so many cargo airlines at these airports?
Replies: 53
Views: 9392

Re: Why so many cargo airlines at these airports?

I think you can add OSL to that list. They state in press releases that they are the largest freighter hub in Northern Europe and seems to add a new freighter airline every month or so! From wikipedia: Asiana Cargo Korean Cargo Atlas Air Cargolux CAL Emirates Cargo Qatar Cargo Turkish Cargo DHL Appa...

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by Ferryflight
Mon Nov 20, 2017 3:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 149016

Re: Nordic Aviation 2017

CAAC on 16NOV17 posted Air China's application for Beijing - Copenhagen route 5 times a week from March 2018, with A330-200. Airlineroute Not really surprised by this, CPH is very popular for AY's Chinese passengers. Good for CPH. If Beijing Capital Airlines starts the 3x weekly PEK-CPH service, th...

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by Ferryflight
Sun Oct 29, 2017 6:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 149016

Re: Nordic Aviation 2017

Qatar Airways now operates to HEL with Airbus A330-300. Today's flight QR301: Aircraft: Airbus A330-302 Registration: A7-AEE Seats: 305 | J30 / Y275 Also, Finnair has deployed one of the A350s (OH-LWG) to Helsinki-Málaga route this morning. Will Finnair be flying to Málaga with A350 for the whole w...

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by Ferryflight
Thu Sep 21, 2017 4:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL new summer 2018 transatlantic flights
Replies: 192
Views: 26600

Re: DL new summer 2018 transatlantic flights

Seems like DL will end JFK-ARN & CPH s18.

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by Ferryflight
Mon Sep 18, 2017 11:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 149016

Re: Nordic Aviation Part 5

IR used to serve GOT-IKA once weekly with the very outdated A300 and a tech. stop in PRG. But last April they upgraded the service to the new A330-200, flying nonstop both ways. And starting now in November, the airline will double the seats by introducing a second weekly service to the route! Thus...

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by Ferryflight
Thu Sep 07, 2017 9:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 149016

Re: Nordic Aviation Part 5

Anyone with inside info about the alleged big cargo news from OSL tomorrow referred to on flyprat.no? Property development like ARN and CPH presented earlier this week or maybe a new freighter route? I'm not in the loop, but maybe they found investors for the new seafood terminal? Just speculation....

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by Ferryflight
Thu Sep 07, 2017 2:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 149016

Re: Nordic Aviation Part 5

Anyone with inside info about the alleged big cargo news from OSL tomorrow referred to on flyprat.no?

Property development like ARN and CPH presented earlier this week or maybe a new freighter route?

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by Ferryflight
Mon Sep 04, 2017 11:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 149016

Re: Nordic Aviation Part 5

According to Newstodate.aero, Korean Cargo is to increase ARN-ICN with a third weekly rotation.

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by Ferryflight
Sun Sep 03, 2017 11:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pacific multiple "beer related" new destinations imminent UPDATE: CX announces HKG-DUB, HKG-BRU and HKG-CPH
Replies: 264
Views: 38750

Re: Cathay Pacific multiple "beer related" new destinations imminent UPDATE: CX announces HKG-DUB, HKG-BRU and HKG-CPH

40.000 pax is 55 daily pax in each direction. There is no chance that all these pax will select the new route to HKG from DUB. 4 weekly A359 will bring almost 140.000 seats to DUB. DUB's benefit is it that CX will have access Aer Lingus Oneworld network to fill up the seats. Even a large destination...

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by Ferryflight
Sun Sep 03, 2017 5:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pacific multiple "beer related" new destinations imminent UPDATE: CX announces HKG-DUB, HKG-BRU and HKG-CPH
Replies: 264
Views: 38750

Re: Re: Cathay Pacific multiple "beer related" new destinations imminent UPDATE: CX announces HKG-DUB, HKG-BRU and HKG-C

CPH was a surprise to me, but I guess many people wouldn't have expected DUB either. No doubt CPH is by far the weakest one of the new. The perception of CPH in the aviation community is always a bitt too optimistic in regards to their actual local market potential. With exemption of the M3 and PIA...

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by Ferryflight
Sat Sep 02, 2017 10:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 149016

Re: Nordic Aviation Part 5

AirBaltic is making both RIX-GOT and RIX-TMP into full year services Riga – Gothenburg 4 weekly Dash8-Q400 (3 weekly 12JAN18 – 05MAR18) Riga – Tampere 5 weekly Dash8-Q400 (4 weekly 12JAN18 – 28FEB18) Loads from GOT has been good. However they have plunged prises to several destinations through RIX ...

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by Ferryflight
Fri Sep 01, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pacific multiple "beer related" new destinations imminent UPDATE: CX announces HKG-DUB, HKG-BRU and HKG-CPH
Replies: 264
Views: 38750

Re: Re: Cathay Pacific multiple "beer related" new destinations imminent UPDATE: CX announces HKG-DUB, HKG-BRU and HKG-C

CPH was a surprise to me, but I guess many people wouldn't have expected DUB either. No doubt CPH is by far the weakest one of the new. The perception of CPH in the aviation community is always a bitt too optimistic in regards to their actual local market potential. With exemption of the M3 and PIA...

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by Ferryflight
Thu Aug 31, 2017 8:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pacific multiple "beer related" new destinations imminent UPDATE: CX announces HKG-DUB, HKG-BRU and HKG-CPH
Replies: 264
Views: 38750

Re: Re: Cathay Pacific multiple "beer related" new destinations imminent UPDATE: CX announces HKG-DUB, HKG-BRU and HKG-C

BS. Norwegian is doing just fine several intercontinental routes in and out of CPH The LCC modell is not comparable to fullservice airlines who depends on feed and higher yield. CX compared to DY cannot survive on local traffic stimulatef by low prices. It's a whole different market and revenue set...

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by Ferryflight
Thu Aug 31, 2017 6:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pacific multiple "beer related" new destinations imminent UPDATE: CX announces HKG-DUB, HKG-BRU and HKG-CPH
Replies: 264
Views: 38750

Re: Re: Cathay Pacific multiple "beer related" new destinations imminent UPDATE: CX announces HKG-DUB, HKG-BRU and HKG-C

CPH was a surprise to me, but I guess many people wouldn't have expected DUB either. No doubt CPH is by far the weakest one of the new. The perception of CPH in the aviation community is always a bitt too optimistic in regards to their actual local market potential. With exemption of the M3 and PIA...

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by Ferryflight
Wed Aug 30, 2017 8:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian drops 3xdaily Barcelona-Bilbao after 15 months
Replies: 8
Views: 2433

Re: Norwegian drops 3xdaily Barcelona-Bilbao after 15 months

nascar1 wrote:
What can we expect now that DY frees 1 aircraft in BCN. New routes? Adding more frequencies to current routes?


Probably to by flying in Argentina.

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by Ferryflight
Tue Aug 29, 2017 8:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cathay Pacific multiple "beer related" new destinations imminent UPDATE: CX announces HKG-DUB, HKG-BRU and HKG-CPH
Replies: 264
Views: 38750

Re: Cathay Pacific multiple "beer related" new destinations imminent

If the capital letter hint is wrong, why not MUC? Lufthansa just added a codeshare with CX in March this year.

CX does not serve MUC.
MUC and beer? Well.....

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by Ferryflight
Tue Aug 29, 2017 4:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 149016

Re: Nordic Aviation Part 5

Well for Asian flts Mr kjos has to convince Mr Putin Yes, you're right. However, it seems that DY plans flights first from HEL to North America. In addition, Kjos said last year: "Finnish people would deserve more flights to North America." According to Kjos, Asia is "only" a go...

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by Ferryflight
Tue Aug 29, 2017 3:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 149016

Re: Nordic Aviation Part 5

I think GOT will be first in line

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by Ferryflight
Sat Aug 26, 2017 1:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 149016

Re: Nordic Aviation Part 5

I read the article in Flygrorget.se regarding Cargo in ARN & OSL and did some research into the Nordic airports half year results. CPH No official press release, but trafikstyrelsen.dk states the following. 129.200t. Newstodate quotes CPH that the growth is slightly less than 2%. Is CPH includin...

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by Ferryflight
Sat Aug 26, 2017 1:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 149016

Re: Nordic Aviation Part 5

Why is Emirates flying to CPH with a 615-seated Airbus A380 as the passenger load factor of CPH-DXB is only 73.0%? In 2016, the PAX on the route was 319,324 but there were 437,715 seats available. However, EK has A380s with 489 and 517 seats. Source for statistics: Eurostat Average load probably a ...

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by Ferryflight
Sat Aug 26, 2017 1:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 149016

Re: Nordic Aviation Part 5

Spanish airline Vueling will add more flights to Helsinki in winter season 2017–2018 "Vueling has been operating the route between Barcelona and Helsinki previously in summer seasons. Now the Vueling route to the Nordic capital will be operated year around. Finland is an attractive destination...

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by Ferryflight
Tue Aug 15, 2017 5:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumour: SAS to fly to AKL ?!
Replies: 70
Views: 10100

Re: Rumour: SAS to fly to AKL ?!

When elephants fly:-) All sense aside and theoretically; New Zealand Southern Island is a beauty beyond any imaginations. The only problem is that SAS already has their largest precent in the only country in the world more spectacular diverse and scenic than New Zealand. All Nordic countries togethe...

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by Ferryflight
Sun Aug 13, 2017 6:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 149016

Re: Nordic Aviation Part 5

A summary of the traffic figures for the Nordic capital airports of July 2017 (compared to June 2016; Keflavik (KEF) +22,2% Helsinki (HEL) +10,5 Stockholm (ARN) +9% Copenhagen (CPH) +0,8% Oslo (OSL) no data What happened to Copenhagen? CPH had very strong growth last year. Their route developement ...

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by Ferryflight
Wed Aug 02, 2017 8:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India reconsidering Scandinavia?
Replies: 3
Views: 1272

Re: Air India reconsidering Scandinavia?

Standby.dk have simmalar conserns in an article today where they write that Air India is still lacking personell or a GSA in Copenhagen.

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by Ferryflight
Wed Aug 02, 2017 5:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India reconsidering Scandinavia?
Replies: 3
Views: 1272

Air India reconsidering Scandinavia?

Roumor has it here i Sweden that sales are not to good on the new Air India routes about to start to Stockholm and Copenhagen. Triangelar routing, reduction to two weekly or axing Copenhagen and keeping only Stockholm, is under consideration. Shorter flyingtime to Stockholm is apparently the reason ...

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