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by Capn
Wed Aug 14, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1868
Views: 234534

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

tlecam,
Thanks for rest. tips, the Reel House sounds like the winner, ran it by the Chief Pilot ( WIFE ) an she liked the idea.
Have a great day.

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by Capn
Wed Aug 14, 2019 1:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1868
Views: 234534

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

Thanks for the replies. We are catching a 4:10 flt. Back to ATL. Decided against the tour, and will just cab over to BOS.
This will be my first time in Term.A. My last trips to BOS we were still NWA , great city and had a bunch of great layovers there.
Thanks again

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by Capn
Mon Aug 12, 2019 5:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1868
Views: 234534

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

Quick question please,
My wife and I are coming into Boston Sat. morn. from a cruise, and she wants to take a tour of Boston that would get us to Delta terminal at 2:00. Would that be enough time for a 4:10 flt out ?
Thanks in advance

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by Capn
Thu Jul 11, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1868
Views: 234534

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

Maybe Dl. has some other plans. Where there's a will there's a way...

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by Capn
Thu Jul 04, 2019 1:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Air Lines June 2019 Operating Performance.
Replies: 95
Views: 11215

Re: Delta Air Lines June 2019 Operating Performance.

tphuang, You sound like a very smart person, and I admire your diligence in all the research you do on MARGINS and YIELDS... I think what you miss is the big picture. I think that running a major airline has many other facets to it than just those two areas. You are now bringing in other reasons why...

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by Capn
Mon Mar 11, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to drop YYJ in September 2019
Replies: 56
Views: 8963

Re: Delta to drop YYJ in September 2019

What cities does WS serve from YYJ?

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by Capn
Sun Mar 10, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to drop YYJ in September 2019
Replies: 56
Views: 8963

Re: Delta to drop YYJ in September 2019

Does anyone have the PDEWs for YYJ-SLC, MSP?
THANKS

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by Capn
Sun Mar 10, 2019 1:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to drop YYJ in September 2019
Replies: 56
Views: 8963

Re: Delta to drop YYJ in September 2019

My apologies to all for going so far off topic . I got carried away...
MODERATORS
I am self administering a hefty dose of admonishment.
Thankyou
Capn

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by Capn
Sun Mar 10, 2019 1:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to drop YYJ in September 2019
Replies: 56
Views: 8963

Re: Delta to drop YYJ in September 2019

tphuang, I don't doubt that Delta makes a lot of money in ATL DTW MSP. I also believe that the other hubs and focus cities have got to contribute to the overall strength and viability of the airline, or else the management team would not continue to expand service from those cities. While you have t...

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by Capn
Sun Mar 10, 2019 1:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to drop YYJ in September 2019
Replies: 56
Views: 8963

Re: Delta to drop YYJ in September 2019

tphuang, I don't doubt that Delta makes a lot of money in ATL DTW MSP. I also believe that the other hubs and focus cities have got to contribute to the overall strength and viability of the airline, or else the management team would not continue to expand service from those cities. While you have t...

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by Capn
Sat Mar 09, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to drop YYJ in September 2019
Replies: 56
Views: 8963

Re: Delta to drop YYJ in September 2019

tphuang, I am sure that you do a lot of research and know a lot more than I do, however if I didn't study airlines myself, I would think that Delta is the perennial loser and not the one making billions the last five years... You always state that any new route Delta starts will lose a ton of money ...

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by Capn
Fri Mar 08, 2019 10:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin Texas Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 369
Views: 54146

Re: Austin Texas Aviation Thread - 2019

Thanks for the replies. I'm not familiar with the gate numbering system at AUS. I understand you not wanting to get dragged into an Anet. Controversy ( some folks on here sure make it hard to have fun discussions). Does this mean DL. will be getting 8 gates altogether? So 5 additional gates for them?

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by Capn
Fri Mar 08, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin Texas Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 369
Views: 54146

Re: Austin Texas Aviation Thread - 2019

Its been @ a week since new gates opened and no one has given us any info on who is getting them, and how many ( particularly DL ). Has it been decided the total they are getting? When will the new Sky Club open?

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by Capn
Thu Feb 07, 2019 9:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta A220 Debut Today (2/7/19)
Replies: 65
Views: 12602

Re: Delta A220 Debut Today (2/7/19)

How about

CANABUS

Sorry...

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by Capn
Thu Jan 24, 2019 11:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Reports Q4 2018 Earnings
Replies: 9
Views: 3186

Re: JetBlue Reports Q4 2018 Earnings

Can someone tell me where B6 parks at DCA, and how many gates they have there? I am also curious about BOS and how many gates they will end up with there.
Thanks in advance

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by Capn
Mon Dec 31, 2018 5:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2018 NCAA Football Charters
Replies: 167
Views: 16746

Re: 2018 NCAA Football Charters

May have missed it above, but does anyone know if DL. carried Alabama to their game in S.Fla. and back?They usually carry them to all their games.
Thanks

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by Capn
Sat Dec 29, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A220 (CSeries) Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 538
Views: 173318

Re: Airbus A220 (CSeries) Production/Delivery Thread 2018

777Mech,

Thanks for the reply ( you always have great info ). Do you have any info on the delivery schedule for the rest of 2019?
Thanks

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by Capn
Fri Dec 28, 2018 2:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A220 (CSeries) Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 538
Views: 173318

Re: Airbus A220 (CSeries) Production/Delivery Thread 2018

I thought I read that the 4th Delta bird was in flt. testing. Any word on if it will be delivered before the end of the year? At the Investor Day presentation, Mr. Bastian said that they were getting 25 in 2019. I wonder if that means that there will be 29 on the property by this time next year, or ...

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by Capn
Wed Dec 12, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Expansion at BOS with new routes including CLE, DCA, EWR, and ORD
Replies: 215
Views: 20114

Re: Delta Expansion at BOS with new routes including CLE, DCA, EWR, and ORD

I must be missing something... I have read that with these new adds at BOS this will bring DL. up to @ 152 fits. per day. I thought that they were at @ 117 per day. With these new flts.which I count to be 23, that is only 140 in total. If my numbers are correct there should be 12 more flts. to be ad...

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by Capn
Sun Dec 09, 2018 2:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta wants several airlines out at JFK T4
Replies: 57
Views: 13869

Re: Delta wants several airlines out at JFK T4

Does anyone know the total departures of Skyteam airlines at T 1 and the total sum of non Skyteam airlines from T 4 ( hope FSDan is on thread ). We could get a better idea of the feasibility of such a move.

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by Capn
Tue Nov 13, 2018 3:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin Texas Thread - 2018
Replies: 803
Views: 80003

Re: Austin Texas Thread - 2018

rajincajun01 wrote:
Southwest is getting two gates. I think Delta is getting four and plan to go to ~60 flights eventually. I’ve heard the opening will be by the time LH starts flights.


Does that mean DL will get 4 more gates in addition to the 3? they already have ? If so, will they all be together ?
Thanks

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by Capn
Fri Nov 09, 2018 5:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AUS to become a Delta Focus City
Replies: 451
Views: 50630

Re: AUS to become a Delta Focus City

Has there been an announcement on the new gate assignments yet?

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by Capn
Sun Nov 04, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2018
Replies: 2468
Views: 234488

Re: Boston aviation - 2018

Thanks for all the great replies. It is good to see that there are possible solutions to an expansion of A. I'm sure any options are a long way off and quite expensive, but at some point in time one will probably be chosen. I don't see DL. being held back for lack of gate space. I get the feeling BO...

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by Capn
Fri Nov 02, 2018 4:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2018
Replies: 2468
Views: 234488

Re: Boston aviation - 2018

I have a few questions about possible Term. A expansion. Please bear with me, I haven't been there in awhile, and forgive me If posted earlier. 1 Are all those cargo areas at the end of A in use ? 2 If they are, can they be relocated somewhere else on the property ? Please answer objectively. I am j...

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by Capn
Sat Oct 20, 2018 8:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going on at RDU - 2018
Replies: 415
Views: 42792

Re: What's going on at RDU - 2018

Thanks for clarification. Hope that gets added in future.
Thank you for your updates, I really enjoy them.

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by Capn
Sat Oct 20, 2018 5:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going on at RDU - 2018
Replies: 415
Views: 42792

Re: What's going on at RDU - 2018

ERJ170
You listed RDU- DFW as 4X.
Is there something you are not telling us?

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by Capn
Tue Oct 16, 2018 2:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What is Deltas plan for CLT?
Replies: 68
Views: 12768

Re: What is Deltas plan for CLT?

There are several good posts on this thread WPvsMW especially. I think what some are missing is that this is not next years plan , but what may be something that will work in the future ( how far in the future is the key ). Long range planning is what smart successful companies do. It may not ever c...

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by Capn
Sat Oct 13, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018
Replies: 971
Views: 159813

Re: Delta Widebody Thread - 2018

Does anyone have any info on the status and delivery dates for A 350s # 14 &15 ?
Thanks in advance.

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by Capn
Thu Oct 04, 2018 6:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2018
Replies: 2468
Views: 234488

Re: Boston aviation - 2018

Is there a sterile connector between A and B ?

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by Capn
Wed Sep 26, 2018 3:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 2494
Views: 173584

Re: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2018

What is PIT, CLE, CVG, CMH. . . Figures ? For the entire 2018? For June (last recorded month for IND), IND was slightly ahead of PIT, and way ahead of CVG and CMH. Just a quick thankyou for always keeping this thread so up to date and informative. It is one of my favorites because of your posts. Th...

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by Capn
Wed Aug 22, 2018 10:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed: Delta to Start Service at ORH
Replies: 104
Views: 12506

Re: Delta to Start Service at ORH

Prost/ Utah744

Me too ,83 upgrade.
Do you guys remember the giant lobster in the tank at Legal Seafood, around the corner from Marriott ( layover hotel
And yes it was a very early dep. Next morn.
Sorry for the swerve from topic.

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by Capn
Mon Aug 20, 2018 8:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Delta open a CLT crew base?
Replies: 38
Views: 6779

Re: Will Delta open a CLT crew Base??

Give the OP a break. Crew base probably not.
However, CLT to BOS AUS LAX and SEA, quite possible.

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by Capn
Fri Aug 17, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Korean Air announces Boston
Replies: 83
Views: 13137

Re: Korean Air announces Boston

Unless I missed it, I find it odd that DL has not mentioned this new service at all,
I would think it is part of the J.V..

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by Capn
Wed Aug 15, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin Texas Thread - 2018
Replies: 803
Views: 80003

Re: Austin Texas Thread - 2018

It's been awhile, any news at AUS ?

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by Capn
Mon Aug 13, 2018 2:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Time for AA to monetize JFK slots and Terminal space?
Replies: 114
Views: 15965

Re: Time for AA to monetize JFK slots and Terminal space?

Midwestindy,

I don't disagree with the two points you make. My point is those two examples are not enough to offset AAs costs at JFK.

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by Capn
Mon Aug 13, 2018 12:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Time for AA to monetize JFK slots and Terminal space?
Replies: 114
Views: 15965

Re: Time for AA to monetize JFK slots and Terminal space?

LAXLHR,

I would venture that if you knew how much money they were losing on the rest of their JFK operations...
you wouldn't be posting yours.

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by Capn
Sun Aug 12, 2018 1:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Clarification on KLM service to Boston in 2019
Replies: 17
Views: 3117

iRe: Clarification on KLM service to Boston in 2019

If my memory serves me right, I seem to remember NW painted a DC-10 with NW colors on one side and KLM colors on the other. Maybe this caused some people to think it was a KLM plane. Depending on which side you saw... The aircraft had both colors on both si Great catch,thanks for sharing. I was soo...

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by Capn
Sat Aug 11, 2018 12:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Clarification on KLM service to Boston in 2019
Replies: 17
Views: 3117

Re: Clarification on KLM service to Boston in 2019

If my memory serves me right, I seem to remember NW painted a DC-10 with NW colors on one side and KLM colors on the other. Maybe this caused some people to think it was a KLM plane. Depending on which side you saw...

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by Capn
Sun Jul 22, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta, WestJet to form JV
Replies: 53
Views: 8097

Re: Delta, WestJet to form JV

Aw come on" tp " we know DELTA Could give you free tickets and you would still fly AA.
I got my fingers crossed that you will come around soon...
Capn

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by Capn
Sun Jul 22, 2018 4:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta, WestJet to form JV
Replies: 53
Views: 8097

Re: Delta, WestJet to form JV

Thanks for the quick reply. That sounds like a great plan, also the clubs will make everything fairly seamless.
I think this is going to be very profitable for both airlinew and their employees.

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by Capn
Sun Jul 22, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta, WestJet to form JV
Replies: 53
Views: 8097

Re: Delta, WestJet to form JV

Does WS offer First class ? And if not, are they planning to do so ?
Seems that would be crucial for the JV to compete against AC.

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by Capn
Mon Jul 16, 2018 8:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AUS to become a Delta Focus City
Replies: 451
Views: 50630

Re: AUS to become a Delta Focus City

No offense, but I don't get your point.

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by Capn
Mon Jul 16, 2018 7:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CLT concourse A
Replies: 47
Views: 7520

Re: CLT concourse A

I finally read what will happen to the old concourse A gates when new section opens. I believe it was from the airport manager in an article about it ,can't remember what publication. DELTA will have 6 gates initially while the other 7 are remodeled. Then next year DELTA will move into the 7 remodel...

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by Capn
Sat Jul 14, 2018 3:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AUS to become a Delta Focus City
Replies: 451
Views: 50630

Re: AUS to become a Delta Focus City

Mr. Bastian said that DL. was comfortable operating in the current price range. They predict that by end of the year the fares will have caught up with fuel costs. Doesn't mean they won't keep going higher. They plan on trimming certain markets not in all, other than normal end of summer cuts They t...

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by Capn
Fri Jul 13, 2018 4:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AUS to become a Delta Focus City
Replies: 451
Views: 50630

Re: AUS to become a Delta Focus City

I don't have the exact quote ,but I believe the context of the statement was to draw down the schedule after the busy summer season, and allow fare increases to catch up the revenue stream.
I do not see this affecting 2019 expansion which I think will be substantial.

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by Capn
Thu Jul 12, 2018 9:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DELTA aircraft deliveries
Replies: 21
Views: 4306

Re: DELTA aircraft deliveries

Thanks for your reply, that's an incredible delivery pace for 321s.
I seem to remember that 3 330neos were coming ,in 2019.
Anyway that is a lot of planes in a years time.

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by Capn
Thu Jul 12, 2018 5:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DELTA aircraft deliveries
Replies: 21
Views: 4306

DELTA aircraft deliveries

I listened to DELTAs Q2 webcast this morning and heard Mr.Bastian say they were to receive 80 Aircraft in 2019. Does anyone have a breakdown on types, and how many of each

P.S.
Great job DELTA employees...

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by Capn
Fri Jul 06, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AUS to become a Delta Focus City
Replies: 451
Views: 50630

Re: AUS to become a Delta Focus City

LovePrunesAnet : I have read all your posts on this thread, and you are kinda Snarky and rude. We are all just trying to enjoy a discussion on something that we have an interest in. The pro AUS/DL fans are just sharing insights that we put together and hope for the outcome we desire. Just fun stuff....

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by Capn
Thu Jul 05, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPDATED: Delta announces JFK-BOM
Replies: 1014
Views: 147943

Re: Delta to serve Mumbai nonstop in 2019

[quote="jumbojet"]From JFK it will be the A350. its a done deal.[/quote

Not doubting your knowledge,but where and how would they rotate the 359?]

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by Capn
Fri Jun 29, 2018 4:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AUS to become a Delta Focus City
Replies: 451
Views: 50630

Re: AUS to become a Delta Focus City

Any new news on AUS

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