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by l87e
Wed Jan 23, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US-Venezuela Flight Status?
Replies: 61
Views: 12601

Re: US-Venezuela Flight Status?

Technically yes, the FAA should not permit US airlines to operate to countries with which it has no diplomatic relations. I expect that AA will suspend flights and that the FAA will deny Venezuelan airlines the right to fly to the US - although this may be delayed due to the shutdown and in order t...

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by l87e
Wed Jan 23, 2019 9:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US-Venezuela Flight Status?
Replies: 61
Views: 12601

US-Venezuela Flight Status?

Per AP:

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro is giving American diplomats 72 hours to abandon the country after breaking diplomatic relations with the U.S. over its decision to recognize an opposition leader as interim president.


Does this mean AA will stop flying MIA-CCS soon?

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by l87e
Mon Oct 29, 2018 2:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lion Air 737MAX8 Crashed Jakarta to Pangkal Pinang
Replies: 3187
Views: 598772

Re: Lion Air 737MAX8 Crashed Jakarta to Pangal Pinang

Flight path is interesting climbs to about 5400ft and bounces around between 5400ft and 4900ft and then dips down to 4500, climbs up to 5500ft then suddenly dips down and contact is lost. https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/jt610/#1e5ff318 And on Flightaware: Time (EDT) Latitude Longitude Co...

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by l87e
Tue Apr 17, 2018 9:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United post Q1 earnings
Replies: 41
Views: 6319

Re: United post Q1 earnings

Surprised by the rising yields in the Atlantic like with Delta...
What was behind the rise in Pacific seat miles since 2017? IAH-SYD? Thought they dropped routes in China and Guam.

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by l87e
Fri Sep 15, 2017 5:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Maryland to sue FAA over NextGen patterns
Replies: 41
Views: 6265

Re: Maryland to sue FAA over NextGen patterns

Some thoughts living 'near' BWI: - I think some PCT controllers run/have been fed aircraft close together for no real reason. Weather was great, but 'Maintain 160 knots' to multiple aircraft 8+ miles out transitioning ANTHM+RAVNN to Rwy 10. That seemed to have resulted in avoidable noise. - Not sure...

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