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by SeoulIncheon
Mon Jun 15, 2020 10:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - June 2020
Replies: 182
Views: 18607

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - June 2020

The coronavirus is not an elected official but it gets to decide what happens ! Your juvenile sentiments aside, I thought a mask was all I needed? It is quite stunning that there are so many people on this forum apparently advocating for the complete decimation of the air transport industry. By con...

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by SeoulIncheon
Sat May 02, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tokyo-Haneda really does 87,098,683 passengers?
Replies: 17
Views: 3449

Re: Tokyo-Haneda really does 87,098,683 passengers?

There is now a small but growing number of people in Shinjuku, Shibuya and Minato areas of Tokyo who don't want the new afternoon arrival approach and are petitioning the government not to finalize it. Since Corona, this arrival approach has not gone forward as there isn't as much traffic. As for t...

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by SeoulIncheon
Sun Mar 22, 2020 12:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II
Replies: 1993
Views: 337785

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II

ZNY is closed from what we hear seeing a ton of diversions light up all along the eastern US. A ton of diversion flights from ZNY? How many? What airport is ZNY? I have never heard of it. Wikipedia doesn't even list it. ZNY stands for NY area airports - jargon for airline booking searches. All of J...

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by SeoulIncheon
Thu Mar 12, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China Eastern fires Korean FAs
Replies: 18
Views: 6881

Re: China Eastern fires Korean FAs

“ Around 200 Korean flight attendants work for China Eastern...” Of which 73 did not get their contracts renewed. Seems like they will still retain more than half of their Korean FAs. Can’t explicitly prove that there is discrimination here- China Eastern simply does not need 200 Korean FAs at this...

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by SeoulIncheon
Thu Mar 12, 2020 8:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Korean Air Be Shutting Down?
Replies: 105
Views: 33276

Re: Will Korean Air Be Shutting Down?

This crisis will have a major effect on the A380 program as well. Right now for KE, just 45 planes are flying, with the A380s now grounded. The problem for KE is that the network within Asia is severely disrupted. But with OZ also in trouble, even with animosity between the owners of KE and the gov...

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by SeoulIncheon
Thu Mar 12, 2020 7:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China Eastern fires Korean FAs
Replies: 18
Views: 6881

Re: China Eastern fires Korean FAs

rbavfan wrote:
JayBCN wrote:
chunhimlai wrote:
Do MU have Italian/Iranian/Spanish FA?


Why Spain? How does Spain make this list?


MU fly's to Madrid. It's a city in Spain. Thus they speak Spanish. The original Spanish.


Not sure about Spain or Iran but news is that all Italians and Japanese were renewed (retained). So only Koreans were let go.

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by SeoulIncheon
Wed Mar 11, 2020 11:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Korean Air Be Shutting Down?
Replies: 105
Views: 33276

Re: Will Korean Air Be Shutting Down?

KE/OZ puts some widebodies on the route - sometimes even a 744 but I doubt any modern widebody will be able to withstand extreme high cycle from flying GMP-CJU. For LCCs CJU is only market that can sustain widebodies so they better not go widebodies. To a lesser extant, the number of flights from S...

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by SeoulIncheon
Wed Mar 11, 2020 11:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Korean Air Be Shutting Down?
Replies: 105
Views: 33276

Re: Will Korean Air Be Shutting Down?

Crikey, you are right! I just did a quick look on FR24 for Arrivals into CJU for the next few hours - over 100 hundred flights, I stopped counting and all mostly on 737/320 equipment - surely more wide bodies would be appropriate? I mean you've got 2 x KE flights arriving within 5 minutes of each o...

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by SeoulIncheon
Wed Mar 11, 2020 8:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Korean Air Be Shutting Down?
Replies: 105
Views: 33276

Re: Will Korean Air Be Shutting Down?

There's an obscene amount of flights to/from/within the RoK (check: Jeju-anywhere, pre/post-epidemic). They're just another country not doing their part for climate change. Crikey, you are right! I just did a quick look on FR24 for Arrivals into CJU for the next few hours - over 100 hundred flights...

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by SeoulIncheon
Wed Mar 11, 2020 12:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Korean Air Be Shutting Down?
Replies: 105
Views: 33276

Re: Will Korean Air Be Shutting Down?

Surviving this corona outbreak will be more difficult for airlines in Korea because they have been suffering from so-called anti-Japan activism which hurt their revenues from Japanese routes in 2019. KE probably was the airline that was hurt the least - because KE was less reliant to Japan routes th...

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by SeoulIncheon
Tue Mar 10, 2020 3:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020
Replies: 1143
Views: 183396

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020

Korea Air could collapse if the situation continues https://www.aerotime.aero/aerotime.team/24659-korean-air-fears-collapse-due-to-coronavirus The good news for them is cases continue to slow in Korea with only 100 something more today. They might be good there in a few weeks but they really need t...

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by SeoulIncheon
Mon Mar 09, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020
Replies: 1143
Views: 183396

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020

Have flights between the USA and China/South Korea/Japan and Italy stopped yet?. For March, DL will still have 15x weekly to Korea (5x each SEA, ATL, DTW) and UA will have 3x weekly SFO. DL's regular schedule is 28x weekly (7x each from SEA, ATL, DTW, MSP). UA is 7x weekly from SFO (12x weekly from...

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by SeoulIncheon
Wed Mar 04, 2020 9:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020
Replies: 1143
Views: 183396

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020

Korean LCC Jejuair acquired another Korean LCC Eastar Jet. The shares (51.2% of Eastar) were originally valued at KRW 69.5 billion (approx USD 52.8 million) when MOU was signed but the price was lowered to KRW 54.5 billion (approx USD 45.5 million) due to the coronavirus outbreak. That is close to 1...

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by SeoulIncheon
Wed Mar 04, 2020 3:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020
Replies: 1143
Views: 183396

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020

Korean Airlines suspends many routes to Europe and North America: https://www.koreanair.com/content/dam/koreanair/Global/Documents/about/%EC%BD%94%EB%A1%9C%EB%82%9819%20%EA%B4%80%EB%A0%A8%20%EB%B9%84%EC%9A%B4%ED%95%AD%20%EB%B0%8F%20%EA%B0%90%ED%8E%B8%20%ED%98%84%ED%99%A9(%EA%B3%B5%EC%A7%80)_0303%20...

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by SeoulIncheon
Tue Mar 03, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020
Replies: 1143
Views: 183396

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020

Dozens of aircraft (VN and VJ) are being grounded at HAN. Vietnam Airlines once said that it has grounded 40 of its planes. https://scontent.fsgn3-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/fr/cp0/e15/q65/88363970_493318541337738_4919027663311470592_n.jpg?_nc_cat=111&_nc_sid=110474&_nc_ohc=03DbZp-U8ucAX9IPQj...

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by SeoulIncheon
Sat Feb 29, 2020 3:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why does AA start their schedule earlier in the day?
Replies: 75
Views: 12963

Re: Why does AA start their schedule earlier in the day?

And regarding departures at 5:04am, 5:12am, and 5:17am. Why so precise, why not 5:05am, 5:10am, or 5:15am? Why not simply depart on the 0's and 5's? Asking for a friend. Thanks! Southwest only operates on 0s and 5s. European airlines operate pretty much exclusively on 0s and 5s. In fact, I don't th...

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by SeoulIncheon
Thu Feb 27, 2020 3:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Environment campaigners win Heathrow runway ruling
Replies: 170
Views: 13731

Re: Environment campaigners win Heathrow runway ruling

So when will LHR be overtook by CDG? Is the Parisian airport exempt from the Paris Agreement ? That would certainly be ironic ... Paris Agreement does not put a country under any obligation to restrict growth in any industrial sector, including airports - merely obliges nations to provide informati...

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by SeoulIncheon
Thu Feb 27, 2020 3:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Environment campaigners win Heathrow runway ruling
Replies: 170
Views: 13731

Re: Environment campaigners win Heathrow runway ruling

People who actually care about the environment would see that a third runway at Heathrow is a good way to address the severe holding/congestion problems (I.E lots of planes burning fuel waiting to land) currently plaguing LHR. Unless they can propose other solutions to address this (they won't), en...

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by SeoulIncheon
Mon Feb 24, 2020 8:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Corona Virus outbreak - Aviation related News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1387
Views: 211765

Re: Corona Virus outbreak - Aviation related News and Discussion Thread

Israel has refused entry to non-Israeli pax on KE957. The pax were sent back to ICN after two South Koreans in Israel were found to have coronavirus. The pax who were due to return on KE958 will be repatriated on charter flights. https://images.jpost.com/image/upload/f_auto,fl_lossy/t_JD_ArticleMai...

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by SeoulIncheon
Mon Feb 24, 2020 8:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Corona Virus outbreak - Aviation related News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1387
Views: 211765

Re: Corona Virus outbreak - Aviation related News and Discussion Thread

Maybe it is a little off topic and full of speculation, but situations in Japan are more serious than South Korea. The central government of Japan seems that they care more about their Olympics and are reluctant to take measures against the domestic transimission of the virus.Hopefully not, but it ...

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by SeoulIncheon
Fri Feb 14, 2020 2:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM discrimination controversy in Korea
Replies: 100
Views: 12871

Re: KLM discrimination controversy in Korea

The source is from a travel form not available to public (for those familiar with Korea: Naver cafe) - there is a comment that says European(-looking) passengers were allowed to use that "crew only" lavatory. One more thing of note to non-Koreans: Not sure about pricacy law in EU (the KLM...

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by SeoulIncheon
Fri Feb 14, 2020 2:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM discrimination controversy in Korea
Replies: 100
Views: 12871

Re: KLM discrimination controversy in Korea

Do you want to imply that KLM, unlike other airlines, has an inherent problem of systematic racial discrimination? That's quite an accusation that you base on this simple incident. It is not a simple incident. It is a serious incident. This one got out, and was made public by the person involved. m...

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by SeoulIncheon
Fri Feb 14, 2020 2:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM discrimination controversy in Korea
Replies: 100
Views: 12871

Re: KLM discrimination controversy in Korea

I'm not suggesting the existence of any systematic, institutionalized discrimination that is officially sanctioned by the company. But we can't rule out individual cases of undue discrimination that manifests itself as a result of biases and misconceptions on the part of the employees. Airlines con...

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by SeoulIncheon
Thu Feb 13, 2020 11:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM discrimination controversy in Korea
Replies: 100
Views: 12871

Re: KLM discrimination controversy in Korea

Of course it's discrimination: They only wanted crew members to access it an not passengers. May I kindly suggest that you consider the connotation in which I used the word "discrimination". Do you really think they intentionally only wanted to exclude Korean passengers? This can't be rul...

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by SeoulIncheon
Thu Feb 13, 2020 11:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM discrimination controversy in Korea
Replies: 100
Views: 12871

Re: KLM discrimination controversy in Korea

The source is from a travel form not available to public (for those familiar with Korea: Naver cafe) - there is a comment that says European(-looking) passengers were allowed to use that "crew only" lavatory. One more thing of note to non-Koreans: Not sure about pricacy law in EU (the KLM ...

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by SeoulIncheon
Mon Jan 27, 2020 2:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 777-9 first flight 25 January 2020
Replies: 970
Views: 80852

Re: Boeing 777-9 first flight 25 January 2020

I notice that the doors of 777-X are placed differently from a 77W. The 2 door is located farther back, 3 door is no longer an overwing exit and 4 door is shortly behind 3 door. Is it because of new certification requirements (for evacuation) or to allow more creative first/business class cabin conf...

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by SeoulIncheon
Thu Jan 23, 2020 3:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KL 744 Phase out News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1138
Views: 315940

Re: KL 744 Phase out News and Discussion Thread

Looks like the last ever KLM 747-combi flight will be on January 3, 2020 from JFK to AMS as KL644. I guess you meant 2021? ;) Just too bad KL has no intention to compensate the loss of all that main deck capacity with just one or two extra 744F.. It seems the oddsize cargo business is not that impo...

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by SeoulIncheon
Tue Jan 21, 2020 6:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Improves Project Oasis First Class
Replies: 33
Views: 5633

Re: American Airlines Improves Project Oasis First Class

Does the first class seats slide forward when reclining? The new bulkheads look as if the last row would not recline due to back being blocked by new leather bulkhead...

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by SeoulIncheon
Thu Jan 16, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A DL 772, Flying LAX-PVG, Makes Emergency Landing And Dumps Fuel On School
Replies: 565
Views: 56886

Re: A DL 772, Flying LAX-PVG, Makes Emergency Landing And Dumps Fuel On School

I actually have one question - to pilots. I recall that some years ago Aeroflot Superjet 100 made an overweight landing and burst into flames. (SU1492) I read the reports and the aircraft was 1.6 tonnes overweight over 41 tonnes MLW. That would be 3.9 per cent overweight landing, and half of the pe...

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by SeoulIncheon
Thu Jan 16, 2020 4:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A DL 772, Flying LAX-PVG, Makes Emergency Landing And Dumps Fuel On School
Replies: 565
Views: 56886

Re: A DL 772, Flying LAX-PVG, Makes Emergency Landing And Dumps Fuel On School

I actually have one question - to pilots. I recall that some years ago Aeroflot Superjet 100 made an overweight landing and burst into flames. (SU1492) I read the reports and the aircraft was 1.6 tonnes overweight over 41 tonnes MLW. That would be 3.9 per cent overweight landing, and half of the peo...

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by SeoulIncheon
Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A DL 772, Flying LAX-PVG, Makes Emergency Landing And Dumps Fuel On School
Replies: 565
Views: 56886

Re: A DL 772, Flying LAX-PVG, Makes Emergency Landing And Dumps Fuel On School

Enough to make Much of a difference on landing weight? That depends, are you asking as a suit that never has their life on the line or the person who has their life and the lives of all their passengers on the line. Why didn’t you ask the question before they took off rather than after the event ? ...

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by SeoulIncheon
Wed Jan 15, 2020 5:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A DL 772, Flying LAX-PVG, Makes Emergency Landing And Dumps Fuel On School
Replies: 565
Views: 56886

Re: A DL 772, Flying LAX-PVG, Makes Emergency Landing And Dumps Fuel On School

Ok, assume the question is coming from someone with responsibility of other people’s lives. Does dumping fuel in the last 15 miles of a flight make much of a difference in landing weight? The point of dumping fuel is too make the A/C lighter, a lighter aircraft will be softer on the gear and weight...

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by SeoulIncheon
Wed Jan 15, 2020 4:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A DL 772, Flying LAX-PVG, Makes Emergency Landing And Dumps Fuel On School
Replies: 565
Views: 56886

Re: A DL 772, Flying LAX-PVG, Makes Emergency Landing And Dumps Fuel On School

Looks like PAL did a better job in the end, ok their aircraft got damaged but it was repaired and put back into service. Whereas Delta dowsed people on the ground. As for fuel, after doing plenty of fuel tank entries during maintenance I can confirm its horrible stuff and even with the use of barri...

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by SeoulIncheon
Mon Dec 23, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Korean Air Chairman: business conditions poor, looking to divest assets, form more JVs
Replies: 70
Views: 16821

Re: Korean Air Chairman: business conditions poor, looking to divest assets, form more JVs

He wants to call that focused, does he? Imagine if Boeing or Airbus built aircraft, ran a carrier, and managed Hilton Hotels simultaneously. Exactly. Although selling aircraft parts and running hotels are likely two areas that deliver more dependable profits than the airline industry, they really d...

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by SeoulIncheon
Fri Nov 01, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: History behind idiosyncratic IATA airline shortcodes
Replies: 171
Views: 28906

Re: History behind idiosyncratic IATA airline shortcodes

Of course we have the famous AK (AirAsia), CX, CZ, EK, EY, MH, PR, QF, SQ, SV, TG, etc. where the first letter of the code matches the first letter of the airline, but the second letter is very random. Then there is the reverse case; the second letter makes sense but not the first: Also KE, not sur...

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by SeoulIncheon
Thu Oct 31, 2019 4:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Leadership Recognizes Widening Gap Between Itself, Delta - article
Replies: 232
Views: 38463

Re: AA Leadership Recognizes Widening Gap Between Itself, Delta - article

Some steps AA should take to fix itself 1. Improve operational reliability and customer experience/service (I.e, ditch Project Oasis) 2. Build back up JFK/LGA and stop this nonsense of shifting everything to PHL. 3. Optimize/rebuild the layouts of DFW and CLT, their most profitable hubs for better ...

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by SeoulIncheon
Thu Oct 31, 2019 12:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF increasing YUL/YYZ
Replies: 69
Views: 12350

Re: AF increasing YUL/YYZ

Is this more than YYZ-LHR/LGW? I believe YYZ-LON is 67 weekly and YUL-PAR is 66. But when comparing YUL-France vs. YYZ-UK, I believe YUL is one of the top in North America from one city to a specific country. YYZ-UK weekly flights peak season are as follows: LHR: 28x AC, 14x BA LGW: 7x WS, 14 daily...

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by SeoulIncheon
Mon Oct 21, 2019 4:35 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Should United or Delta order the 777-8?
Replies: 44
Views: 12135

Re: Should United or Delta order the 777-8?

Delta's longest route is ATL-JNB and it's actually 777 tyre speed limit that affects performance ex-JNB. This route is not a good reason to purchase 777x, and I don't see any of Delta's planned routes that would require something more than 359 range (unless DL somehow returns to HKG or starts SIN......

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by SeoulIncheon
Fri Oct 18, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines A350 update?
Replies: 131
Views: 40790

Re: United Airlines A350 update

All the 77W excitement was not because of the plane, but because of the cabin it was carrying. And, as someone pointed out, who pumps up an aircraft that's 3 years away? The 789 is smaller than the 77E and downsizing is not a trend we're seeing lately, and the 78J is too short-legged for many of it...

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by SeoulIncheon
Thu Oct 17, 2019 3:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: History behind idiosyncratic IATA airline shortcodes
Replies: 171
Views: 28906

Re: History behind idiosyncratic IATA airline shortcodes

Asiana/OZ - word is that they wanted AA but well everyone knows what it is. So they went..."let's go nuts" mode and chose what sounded the coolest - the wizards of OZ!

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by SeoulIncheon
Sat Oct 12, 2019 3:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Udvar-Hazy: Boeing planning a B737 MAX 9ER
Replies: 174
Views: 34116

Re: Udvar-Hazy: Boeing planning a B737 MAX 9ER

The 320 series is 30 years old. The 767 is closing in on 40. So, are we arbitrarily drawing a line at 50? Why can't the above be closed out too? 320/767 didn't get as much as iterations as original 737 (737-100/-200). At least the body size stays the same for 320... 737 Classic already had some pro...

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by SeoulIncheon
Sat Oct 12, 2019 1:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Udvar-Hazy: Boeing planning a B737 MAX 9ER
Replies: 174
Views: 34116

Re: Udvar-Hazy: Boeing planning a B737 MAX 9ER

At this point, maybe Boeing should just develop SOMETHING NEW and, after FIFTY YEARS, close the 737 line... The 320 series is 30 years old. The 767 is closing in on 40. So, are we arbitrarily drawing a line at 50? Why can't the above be closed out too? 320/767 didn't get as much as iterations as or...

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by SeoulIncheon
Mon Sep 30, 2019 11:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A340-600 with two GE90's
Replies: 28
Views: 13464

Re: A340-600 with two GE90's

I have one question - can A330/340 series wing have enough height clearance to house a GE90 engine? Looking at A346 pics the clearance looks a little tight already.

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by SeoulIncheon
Sat Aug 17, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Switzerland to follow suit with Eco-Tax
Replies: 95
Views: 9616

Re: Switzerland to follow suit with Eco-Tax

its truly beyond me how anyone can argue any of this. Effects poorer people more? If we continue down the road we are on, the entire population will have far worse problems than everything being expensive, like no more place to live, or no more air that's breathable. We attack this NOW on all front...

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by SeoulIncheon
Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:53 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Hong Kong airport disruptions due protest
Replies: 183
Views: 45001

Re: Hong Kong airport cancel all flights today

SQ2 (77W) is flying SFO direct. Wow. would 77W have enough legs for SIN-SFO direct - or would somebody get offloaded? It isn't exactly the season with strong jetstream either... SIN-SFO should be ok. It is about 14.5hr flight time. SFO-SIN is not possible. It will be a very light load as a lot of p...

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by SeoulIncheon
Mon Aug 12, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Hong Kong airport disruptions due protest
Replies: 183
Views: 45001

Re: Hong Kong airport cancel all flights today

jeffrey0032j wrote:
SGAviation wrote:
SQ872 (SIN-HKG) diverted to Guangzhou (CAN).
SQ2 (SIN-HKG-SFO) is cancelled.

SQ2 (77W) is flying SFO direct.


Wow. would 77W have enough legs for SIN-SFO direct - or would somebody get offloaded? It isn't exactly the season with strong jetstream either...

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by SeoulIncheon
Tue Jul 16, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM calls for people to fly less
Replies: 237
Views: 27060

Re: KLM calls for people to fly less

This carbon dioxide reduction bogeyman is turning out to be the biggest scam in human history. Amen, but you're a brave soul to say it. The reason for the fixation on CO2 is that you can weaponize it to push renewables and control fossil fuel usage, and at the end of the day, it's all about global ...

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by SeoulIncheon
Fri Jul 12, 2019 5:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM calls for people to fly less
Replies: 237
Views: 27060

Re: KLM calls for people to fly less

I agree that businesses should be doing a lot more video meetings. It's a huge waste of money to fly people around for a meeting that lasts a couple of hours. It's a very antiquated and inefficient way of doing business. Could not agree more. Especially with remote work being ever more prevalent. O...

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by SeoulIncheon
Sat Jul 06, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future operators of Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner
Replies: 90
Views: 17538

Re: Future operators of Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner

I expect KE to deploy 787-10 to mostly Asian routes (short-haul) without a need for F class. KE does not have F-class hardware that suits 787 (apparently not willing to install 1-1-1 Kosmo Suites on 787), and needs to replace A330s (old ones - late 90s build) as well as 772s (late 90s to mid 00s) an...

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by SeoulIncheon
Mon Jul 01, 2019 10:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Asiana goes 2x daily on ICN-JFK route
Replies: 8
Views: 2383

Re: Asiana goes 2x daily on ICN-JFK route

For the longest time they used to fly this route double daily alongside KE. During peak seasons they were flying 4x A380 daily on the route. Since then they've downgauged down to a daily A350 (seasonal a380) whereas KE still flies 1x A380 and 1x 747-8 (Seasonal A380). Asiana has never flown to JFK ...

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