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by Baluba
Tue Nov 27, 2018 6:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian drops LGW-SIN and announces LGW-GIG
Replies: 84
Views: 16962

Re: Norwegian drops LGW-SIN and announces LGW-GIG

Unfortunately traveling with Norwegian from Norway has no advantage. An airline ticket to RIO or EZE with AF, KL or AA including baggage and meals is cheaper than Norwegian without baggage and meals. Can somebody explain to me the reason? Rio - London and BA - London are not routes aimed specifical...

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by Baluba
Wed Aug 15, 2018 5:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: TK to become casualty of USA-Turkey rhetoric?
Replies: 106
Views: 12981

Re: NYT: New USA Sanctions Could Include Limits on TK

The worsening relationship between US & Turkey is not getting any better and after Turkish court's refusal to free the pastor Brunson rumors of new sanctions are hitting the wires. New York Times is reporting that new sanctions could limit TK. IMO this is shooting yourself in the foot for US, T...

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by Baluba
Wed Aug 08, 2018 3:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic aviation - 2018
Replies: 1264
Views: 174755

Re: Nordic aviation - 2018

I agree in general that Gothenburg has a lot of potential being as large as it is. On the other hand, it's only a three-four hours drive or train ride either direction to Oslo or Copenhagen. Turkish, Iran Air and Qatar.. they're all after the diaspora / immigrant market. That's what has changed the...

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by Baluba
Mon Aug 06, 2018 9:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian reports record high passenger figures and high load factors in July
Replies: 10
Views: 2597

Re: Norwegian reports record high passenger figures and high load factors in July

andymartin wrote:
If you cant make money in July, when can you?!


Yield 0,50
Rask 0,47

You do the math

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by Baluba
Mon Aug 06, 2018 9:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic aviation - 2018
Replies: 1264
Views: 174755

Re: Nordic aviation - 2018

^^ This is technical, but there's no such thing as a stringent, common definition for metro areas in the nordic region.. While the metro area is in theory based on things like labour market integration and commuter percentages, the metro area is in most cases in practice based on feels and political...

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by Baluba
Sat Jul 28, 2018 6:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic aviation - 2018
Replies: 1264
Views: 174755

Re: Nordic aviation - 2018

Looking at only the O&D GOT-DOH and return, market size is approximately 450-500 PAX yearly each way. Clearly this is for beyond traffic from DOH. Thanks for looking up the numbers. I know that basically the whole QR network is built around flowing traffic via DOH, but GOT must be one of their ...

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