Recently (i.e. last December) I visited Bagan in Myanmar. Rented an electric scooter and visited dozens of temples over the span of a couple of days. Had a great time and was very impressed with the sights. Although the Bagan Archaeological Zone is not listed as a World Heritage Site, I can see it ...Jump to post
Where else could we see DL add A220 service from BOS? BOS-SNN? :D Actually it would make a great winter swap for DL on BOS-DUB to make that route year round. i am not sure BOS-SNN needs extra capacity even with a 220 :), with EI posting loads of 80% plus for Q1, there might be a gap there for some ...Jump to post
NickolayAv wrote:Where else could we see DL add A220 service from BOS?
Bondholders ACCEPT Norwegian offer: https://business.financialpost.com/pmn/ ... ief-plan-2
The limping will continue for another two years
Planeboy17 wrote:Dieuwer wrote:Chuska wrote:jetBlue will upgrade their ABQ-JFK flight during balloon fiesta this year, Oct. 3-14, to an A321. Looking forward to seeing it except, of course, its at midnight.
Can you give an example of a great red-eye?
adamh8297 wrote:Mileage Plus has a lot of availability too with LH/LX/TK but the program keeps getting devalued.
The market could probably take more, Terminal E until the expansion is done, not so much. all I know is that, I am flying to AMS next week on DL, paid about $1,400 Y+ back in April each for a ticket, for sh**s and giggles last week (before 14 days were up) i took a look at D1 pricing and got quoted...Jump to post
"The 13-strong Balpa union board who ordered the strike, six live in France, Spain or Ireland. Militant union negotiator newlywed Mark Keane, who backed strikes in previous roles with Ryanair and Norwegian Air, lives in Dublin."
So much for paying your fair share of taxes, right?
Do most people believe that AMS is adequately served by the DL/KLM mix already in place or can the market take more? In other words, could KL go daily in 2020? The market could probably take more, Terminal E until the expansion is done, not so much. all I know is that, I am flying to AMS next week ...Jump to post
I recently flew Norwegian LGW-BOS for the first time in PE and I was pretty impressed actually. Paid $600 one-way. Plane looked brand new and vacuum cleaned. Seat was good and service friendly. Cardboard boxed lunch/dinner was good. Selection of wines decent. The major drawback for me however was th...Jump to post
I'm in England now, and Thank God Brexit will not happen before I leave. Then, when the UK has crashed out of the EU I would be hesitant to visit again until clearly has been spelled out how visitors etc. are treated at border crossings and such. Regarding Boris Johnson "power grab", I di...Jump to post
What do you guys think of the Munich pact between France, Britain and Nazi Germany? I think you are doing another round of Whataboutism. With the molotow ribbentrop pact, the Soviet grabbed pieces of land/countries. No matter how you look at it, the Soviet were the aggressors at the beginning of WW...Jump to post
So you were not surprised by the power grab of Boris?Jump to post
I'm in England now, and Thank God Brexit will not happen before I leave. Then, when the UK has crashed out of the EU I would be hesitant to visit again until clearly has been spelled out how visitors etc. are treated at border crossings and such. Regarding Boris Johnson "power grab", I did...Jump to post
The Soviet Union/Russia has no right to speak about being a victim since they themselves turned into Nazi 2.0 with the illegal occupation of Eastern Europe after WWII. In fact, Eastern Europe should hit Russia with a couple trillion Euro "reparations claims" for 40+ years of human rights v...Jump to post
Flew AerLingus J for the first time last night. Thought it was a mixed bag. Lounge across C19 is bare bones, but functional. Gate area C21 is a zoo. If it were up to me I would move EI to the more "exclusive" Terminal E. Onboard hard product is good, service was ok. Very VERY informal. &qu...Jump to post
Dutchy wrote:Dieuwer wrote:Maybe just merge this thread in the thread: "US has amoral virulent form of Capitalism".
What do you want with this thread, you started it, so you must have an intent with it.
Maybe just merge this thread in the thread: "US has amoral virulent form of Capitalism".Jump to post
Perhaps the Gold Standard was too restrictive, but that does not mean you should go out print money like crazy and go on a spending binge. You start out with a black / white scenario like all gold bugs, but now you imply that there should be something like the fed to adjust the money supply. It see...Jump to post
Well, and they arrested Joshua Wong and Agnes Chow (along with some other guy from Demosisto according to CNN) on stupid charges like "inciting a illegal assembly" on June 21st around Police HQ. Meanwhile, the "radicals" literally shrugs that off, and the "peaceful" pr...Jump to post
[*] Actually? I think he was being facetious. No one knows. They still have to get ETOPS certified and get the planes on property, oh and that little thing of choosing an airport and getting slots. He is definitely being facetious, since 2021 is not a leap year, therefore no Feb 29 in 2021 :lol: In...Jump to post
Some people are quick to blame us getting off the gold standard but minimum wage went stagnant and we were told to give everything to the wealthy and it would trickle down to us and make us all better. Deregulate everything and break all the unions and we will all have everything in abundance is wh...Jump to post
If American capitalism is so evil, why do people keep coming to America? Oh right, because it's the Norwegians, Swedes, Canadians, Austrians, Swiss, and Australians who are coming to America in droves? Hardly. Honestly what a ridiculously foolish statement. People in those countries are predisposed...Jump to post
Back in the day, wages were good and people had a lot of purchasing power. But then, a Grand Experiment began where the Gold Standard was ditched and Globalization embraced. 1) Without a Gold Standard, "Borrow and Spend" became the fashionable thing to do. Why tax people if you can just bo...Jump to post
Built floating cities: https://www.nbcnews.com/mach/science/how-floating-architecture-could-help-save-cities-rising-seas-ncna863976 https://media1.s-nbcnews.com/j/newscms/2018_15/2392636/180409-floating-homes-amsterdam-mn-1240_aab13d722dbe4f37fb4de6e00cd86734.fit-2000w.jpg Floating dairy farm: https...Jump to post
it's a relatively underserved route. B6 has been making so much money off this route that even though AS is much weaker, it's still profitable for them. But given that B6 is effectively adding a 3rd flight for much of the year, I don't see AS's second flight last too long. I suppose the profitabili...Jump to post
AS is adding a second daily BOS-SAN flight, starts May 21 https://newsroom.alaskaair.com/2019-08-28-Alaska-Airlines-expands-West-Coast-service-between-Pacific-Northwest-and-California What's their thought process on this? Based on the fare data posted by Thpuang, they take a beating on pretty much ...Jump to post
The fact that Morocco is safe along with the large number of movies being filmed there has lead to a huge increase in the number of foreign tourists visiting Morocco. Visitor numbers went up from 3 million in 2008 to 11 million in 2017. ..,or the fact that the Atlas Film Studios located in Morocco ...Jump to post
Thank god I am going to AMS and not LHR I’m 3 weeks time, I will enjoy the serenity of the Satellite in comparison Not to mention the Hard Brexit on October 31st. I wonder if LON airports will become no-go areas at that time... AS is adding a second daily BOS-SAN flight, starts May 21 https://newsr...Jump to post
"Save the Plankton, Breathe Freely" Rainforests are responsible for roughly one-third (28%) of the Earth’s oxygen but most (70%) of the oxygen in the atmosphere is produced by marine plants. The remaining 2 percent of Earth’s oxygen comes from other sources. The ocean produces oxygen throu...Jump to post
Dutchy wrote:All these subsidies should stop, there is no reason to hand over such large amounts to commercial business.
I predict that in a decade from now, all those marijuana companies that are currently being hyped on the stock market will also get hit with billion dollar lawsuits. I am no fan of marijuana, but it could not be more clear now that marijuana is practically harmless, especially compared to legal dru...Jump to post
I predict that in a decade from now, all those marijuana companies that are currently being hyped on the stock market will also get hit with billion dollar lawsuits. why? Is there a marijuana epidemic coming? You bet. Lawyers will find something to sue. If you think about it, every "vice indus...Jump to post
History has taught us that when government turns against its own people, the smartest thing to do is to leave immediately. Not stay and fight, but leave. But in practice very few of those “freedom lovers” actually leave, and it’s the same everywhere. They know that they won’t get the same standard ...Jump to post
OAG from this week B6 BOS-HDN APR 0.3>0 B6 BOS-SAN DEC 1.9>2[1.8] B6 CHS-FLL NOV 0.9>1.7[1.1] B6 FLL-HDN APR 0.3>0 B6 FLL-JAX NOV 3>4 B6 FLL-MSY NOV 1.0>1.8[1.0] B6 FLL-PUJ SEP 1.1>0.7[1.0] I wonder if B6 should consider going 3x per day on BOS-SAN. Just looking at fares, they are Minting ...Jump to post
It’s a very irresponsible statement and I think it’s high time you own up to this. Maybe you are extremely privileged or have the opportunity to always fly in business and kudos to you - unfortunately most of us here fly coach and have been lucky on multiple occasions to fly business - not every ti...Jump to post
History has taught us that when government turns against its own people, the smartest thing to do is to leave immediately. Not stay and fight, but leave.Jump to post
Maybe Bostonians don't like to fly WN? Maybe Bostonians have too high of a standard in general and don't want to be treated like cattle. It’s a very irresponsible statement and I think it’s high time you own up to this. Maybe you are extremely privileged or have the opportunity to always fly in bus...Jump to post
WN BOS destinations after the current drops: BWI, MDW, STL, HOU - no direct flights here from competitors CMH - flown by DL (I do not know how long this will last) I somehow feel this will be next chopping candidate BNA - flown by DL and B6 - do not think there will be cuts here considering this is...Jump to post