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by PlaneMad134
Thu Oct 01, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

Sadly looks to be true with no flights now available for S21.

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by PlaneMad134
Sun Sep 27, 2020 8:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

According to the Delta booking engine they are to resume their BOS-EDI route from the 27th of May 2021 for the S21 season. Flights will be 4x weekly on B767-300ER.

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by PlaneMad134
Sun Sep 27, 2020 8:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 1016
Views: 142275

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2020

Looking at the Delta booking engine it looks like BOS-EDI will return for S21 from the 27th of May. Flights will be 4x weekly B767-300ER.

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by PlaneMad134
Sun Sep 27, 2020 8:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 610
Views: 74677

Re: Delta Network Thread - 2020

Looking at the Delta booking engine it seems BOS-EDI will return for S21 on the 27th of May. Flights will be 4x weekly B767-300ER.

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by PlaneMad134
Wed Sep 09, 2020 2:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020
Replies: 4186
Views: 610576

Re: United New Route Announcement 9/9/2020

Maybe a UK route? As I see GMT on the board.

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by PlaneMad134
Fri May 22, 2020 8:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

A rare movement due in on Friday the 29th of May. Air China B747-400 from Beijing arriving at 13:00.

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by PlaneMad134
Sun May 10, 2020 10:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

As you say though, that's a huge increase in capacity jumping up from a 757 to at 787. Things can change very quickly in the climate we're now in, so it wouldn't be a surprise if there were any other changes. On a positive note, if it does happen, it will be nice to see another wide-body at EDI. :a...

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by PlaneMad134
Sun May 10, 2020 3:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

I do realise that, again that's why I said, this could all change at any moment. We are in uncertain times and EDI is handling only a few flights a day which is expected. I just hope we see some sort of recovery over the next few years.

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by PlaneMad134
Sun May 10, 2020 3:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

American’s using the 787-8 because they retired the 757, while both Delta and United tentatively still have theirs. Yes, I would assume people would rather fly American on their newer 787 than on United or Delta on their Older 757s. I may be wrong of course. This was just why I wondered that they m...

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by PlaneMad134
Sun May 10, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

American to resume Philadelphia on B787-8 from 29th of March 2021 (I know this might change) but can we expect maybe United or Delta to put a widebody on their New York routes?

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by PlaneMad134
Sun May 10, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 2147
Views: 267856

Re: AA schedule EDI as a B787-8 and Reyjavik as an A321Neo

True, It's a case of wait and see how things develop.

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by PlaneMad134
Sun May 10, 2020 1:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 2147
Views: 267856

AA schedule EDI as a B787-8 and Reyjavik as an A321Neo

https://www.americanairlines.co.uk/book ... 796158-569
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With American scheduling EDI on the B787-8 for S21 (I know this may change as time goes on) and Reyjavik on the A321Neo, what's next for the seasonal AA TATL routes?

Link: https://www.americanairlines.co.uk/book ... 796158-569

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by PlaneMad134
Fri Mar 06, 2020 5:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Loganair Thread
Replies: 80
Views: 12409

Re: Loganair Thread

Loganair have announced multiple new routes in order to replace Flybe. All of the routes below are from EDI, I will try to post the rest later. New routes: · Edinburgh to Manchester. Flights start 23 March 2020 EDI 0645-0755 MAN (Mon-Thu & Sat) EDI 1440-1550 MAN (Tue-Fri) EDI 1810-1920 MAN (Mon-...

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by PlaneMad134
Fri Mar 06, 2020 5:24 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: All announced new routes thread
Replies: 16
Views: 2963

Re: All announced new routes thread

Loganair have announced multiple new routes in order to replace Flybe. All of the ones below are from EDI, I will try to post the rest later. New routes: · Edinburgh to Manchester. Flights start 23 March 2020 EDI 0645-0755 MAN (Mon-Thu & Sat) EDI 1440-1550 MAN (Tue-Fri) EDI 1810-1920 MAN (Mon-Fr...

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by PlaneMad134
Thu Mar 05, 2020 7:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

This is really interesting and a bold move by Loganair. Any idea what equipment they’ll be flying? Lots of ERJs lying around the desert although how quickly can they be made operational? And aren’t they quite thirsty? Or could we see Q400s in tartan? Sandyb123 It seems like Loganair will operate th...

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by PlaneMad134
Thu Mar 05, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

Loganair have announced multiple new routes in order to replace FlyBe, good news to see. New routes: · Edinburgh to Manchester. Flights start 23 March 2020 EDI 0645-0755 MAN (Mon-Thu & Sat) EDI 1440-1550 MAN (Tue-Fri) EDI 1810-1920 MAN (Mon-Fri & Sun) MAN 0830-0940 EDI (Mon-Thu & Sat) MA...

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by PlaneMad134
Wed Feb 12, 2020 8:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

Okay, It did say further changes are likely so either it may be changed to a 757 or the 767 service will be extended. Anyway it's good to see the 767 again if only for a week and a bit.

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by PlaneMad134
Tue Feb 11, 2020 8:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

I wonder why only 9 days?

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by PlaneMad134
Mon Feb 10, 2020 7:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Storm Ciara over Europe - Impact on Aviation
Replies: 166
Views: 19131

Re: Storm Ciara over Europe - Impact on Aviation

Heavy snow in Scotland along with expected winds of up to 60mph today will lead to blizzard conditions. I wonder how EDI and GLA will fare in this.

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by PlaneMad134
Sun Feb 09, 2020 9:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Storm Ciara over Europe - Impact on Aviation
Replies: 166
Views: 19131

Re: Storm Ciara over Europe - Impact on Aviation

Strong winds expected in the UK tommorow and Tuesday too.

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by PlaneMad134
Sun Feb 09, 2020 11:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Storm Ciara over Europe - Impact on Aviation
Replies: 166
Views: 19131

Re: Storm Clara over Europe - Impact on Aviation

FI440 KEF-MAN B757-200 TF-FIK diverting to Glasgow.

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by PlaneMad134
Sun Feb 09, 2020 9:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Storm Ciara over Europe - Impact on Aviation
Replies: 166
Views: 19131

Re: UK storm today

BE843 EDI-BHX Dash8 Q400 G-ECOF returning to EDI.

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by PlaneMad134
Sun Feb 09, 2020 8:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Storm Ciara over Europe - Impact on Aviation
Replies: 166
Views: 19131

Re: UK storm today

WS3 from YYZ to LGW B787-9 C-GUDH and VS78 BGI-MAN B747-400 G-VROS are both diverting to Glasgow.

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by PlaneMad134
Sun Feb 09, 2020 8:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Summer schedule 2020 WestJet
Replies: 14
Views: 2338

Re: Summer schedule 2020 WestJet

No it was EDI and DUB to YYZ and MAN to YHZ. The only one so far that has went ahead is the Manchester flight.

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by PlaneMad134
Fri Jan 24, 2020 10:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

Ah ok, Still good then to have a nightstopper, Good for connections and business people.

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by PlaneMad134
Fri Jan 24, 2020 12:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

Bhoy wrote:
PlaneMad134 wrote:
Does any other airport have an Aer Lingus based plane (apart from DUB, SNN and ORK)?

Heathrow.


Ah ok, So that means EDI will be their 2nd UK base.

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by PlaneMad134
Thu Jan 23, 2020 11:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

According to the Aer Lingus website it seems they will be nightstopping/basing an aircraft at EDI for S20. They will be basing/nightstopping an ATR72 from Mon-Fri. Here is the Mon-Thu schedule (thanks to another poster on egph. com for the schedule) 0625 EDI 0755 DUB 0835 DUB 0955 EDI 1025 EDI 1205 ...

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by PlaneMad134
Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The WestJet Thread - 2020
Replies: 823
Views: 136955

Re: The WestJet Thread

I'm hearing WestJet EDI-YYZ on 767, DUB-YYZ on 767 and MAN-YHZ on B737Max8. I think all would be announced together if they are to be announced.

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by PlaneMad134
Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

If it was a goldmine, Virgin would be flying it surely? A GLA/EDI split would have minimal additional costs, indeed the A332 would be ideal. Even YYZ is peak summer only whereas GLA has Transat year round. With TS and Rouge merging, capacity should consolidate in some form? I see where you're comin...

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by PlaneMad134
Tue Jan 14, 2020 7:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

http://egphforum.com/forum/viewforum.php?f=10

You have to sign up first though.
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Here is the link: http://egphforum.com/forum/viewforum.php?f=10

You have to sign up first though.

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by PlaneMad134
Tue Jan 14, 2020 7:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

Ishrion wrote:
PlaneMad134 wrote:
Ishrion wrote:

Can you link the forum? Is it on airliners or an external website?


External website.


Do you mind linking it?


To those who wanted the link I have Dmed it.

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by PlaneMad134
Mon Jan 13, 2020 11:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

Ishrion wrote:
PlaneMad134 wrote:
Ishrion wrote:

Where was it said?


The news that the announcement would be this week was from another forum.


Can you link the forum? Is it on airliners or an external website?


External website.

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by PlaneMad134
Mon Jan 13, 2020 10:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

Ishrion wrote:
PlaneMad134 wrote:
Was said elsewhere that a new longhaul route will be announced from EDI this week, I have heard WestJet will be the route but there is plenty of other airlines it could be too.

Any guesses?


Where was it said?


The news that the announcement would be this week was from another forum.

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by PlaneMad134
Mon Jan 13, 2020 6:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

Was said elsewhere that a new longhaul route will be announced from EDI this week, I have heard WestJet will be the route but there is plenty of other airlines it could be too.

Any guesses?

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by PlaneMad134
Wed Jan 01, 2020 12:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

Hi there, happy new year!
Regarding LFs:
· Emirates NOV19: 66%
· Qatar NOV19: 66%

So both are steady routes at the moment. Far from stellar but not too bad.

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by PlaneMad134
Tue Dec 31, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 107
Views: 11642

Re: Edinburgh Aviation Thread - 2020

Well a new year signals new routes, and It looks like EDI is on track for a good summer with the amount of new routes announced, here is the highlights: · Rotterdam (Transavia) - 27th February Birmingham (easyJet) - 29 March Catania (easyJet) - 29 March Gibraltar (easyJet) - 31 March Bydgoszcz (Ryan...

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by PlaneMad134
Mon Dec 30, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Airport Thread - 2019
Replies: 220
Views: 34505

Re: Edinburgh Airport Thread - 2019

https://twitter.com/SeanM1997/status/12 ... 53409?s=19
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Transavia are moving forward the launch date of Rotterdam, the launch date is now on the 27th of February instead of the 2nd of April.

27th February - 2x weekly
2nd April - 4x weekly

Thanks to @SeanM1997 for the Info.

Link: https://twitter.com/SeanM1997/status/12 ... 53409?s=19

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by PlaneMad134
Fri Dec 27, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indian Aviation Thread - December 2019
Replies: 211
Views: 18041

Re: Indian Aviation Thread - December 2019

https://twitter.com/SeanM1997/status/12 ... 49632?s=19
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Air India announce 3x weekly Mumbai to London Stansted from 20th February 2020.

Thanks to @SeanM1997 for the info.

Link: https://twitter.com/SeanM1997/status/12 ... 49632?s=19

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by PlaneMad134
Tue Dec 24, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The WestJet Thread - 2020
Replies: 823
Views: 136955

Re: The WestJet Thread

Does anyone know roughly how long it will be before WestJet announce their 767 plans for next summer?

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by PlaneMad134
Wed Dec 18, 2019 8:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Airport Thread - 2019
Replies: 220
Views: 34505

Re: Edinburgh Airport Thread - 2019

bergkampsticket wrote:
Guess they mustn't be too bad or with good yields. Do we know if it'll be 2xA350 or an A350/788 mix?


It will be 2x daily A350-900.

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by PlaneMad134
Tue Dec 17, 2019 8:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Airport Thread - 2019
Replies: 220
Views: 34505

Re: Edinburgh Airport Thread - 2019

by738 wrote:
PlaneMad134 wrote:
Qatar have announced EDI-DOH will increase from 10 to 14x weekly

How many weeks /months in summer is it increasing to twice daily? Wasn't it already running with quite low loads


It will be 2nd of July until mid October at the moment.

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by PlaneMad134
Mon Dec 16, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Airport Thread - 2019
Replies: 220
Views: 34505

Re: Edinburgh Airport Thread - 2019

To be fair the airport has been announcing a load of new routes for S20 so we can expect to see a return to growth then hopefully.

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by PlaneMad134
Mon Dec 16, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Airport Thread - 2019
Replies: 220
Views: 34505

Re: Edinburgh Airport Thread - 2019

Also EasyJet to Birmingham is finally on sale!

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by PlaneMad134
Mon Dec 16, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar airways expansion today
Replies: 30
Views: 8698

Re: Qatar airways expansion today

Kikko19 wrote:
No TLL yet. Flydubai won't come either as no max. Maybe QR will come next year


In the press release it was stated "with more to come" so never say never I suppose.

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by PlaneMad134
Mon Dec 16, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar airways expansion today
Replies: 30
Views: 8698

Qatar airways expansion today

https://www.qatarairways.com/en/press-r ... s-releases
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Qatar have announced several new routes and increased others today, Quite a big expansion actually.

Link: https://www.qatarairways.com/en/press-r ... s-releases

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by PlaneMad134
Mon Dec 16, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Airport Thread - 2019
Replies: 220
Views: 34505

Re: Edinburgh Airport Thread - 2019

https://www.qatarairways.com/en/press-r ... s-releases
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And to add to my post on Loganair, Qatar have announced EDI-DOH will increase from 10 to 14x weekly! Some day for EDI and S20 is looking good!

Link: https://www.qatarairways.com/en/press-r ... s-releases

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by PlaneMad134
Mon Dec 16, 2019 10:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Airport Thread - 2019
Replies: 220
Views: 34505

Re: Edinburgh Airport Thread - 2019

https://twitter.com/SeanM1997/status/12 ... 25600?s=19
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And now Loganair announce 2 new routes to:

Esbjerg 3x weekly eff 7th May 2020
Hannover 5x weekly eff 17th April 2020

Great news to see Loganair increase their EDI presence!

Thanks to @SeanM1997 for the info!

Source: https://twitter.com/SeanM1997/status/12 ... 25600?s=19

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by PlaneMad134
Wed Dec 11, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Airport Thread - 2019
Replies: 220
Views: 34505

Re: Edinburgh Airport Thread - 2019

BHX was announced at 13x weekly a while ago on a 9th plane.

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by PlaneMad134
Wed Dec 11, 2019 8:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Airport Thread - 2019
Replies: 220
Views: 34505

Re: Edinburgh Airport Thread - 2019

EasyJet to start EDI-CTA 2x weekly from the 29th of March and EDI-GIB 2x weekly from the 31st of March announced and available for booking. This indicates a 9th based aircraft.

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by PlaneMad134
Fri Nov 29, 2019 9:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Edinburgh Airport Thread - 2019
Replies: 220
Views: 34505

Re: Edinburgh Airport Thread - 2019

Yes it can, But I believe that it would have a small restriction as A350 maximum runway length required is 8,500ft and EDI runway length is 8,400 ft long. So it could definitely make Singapore. There's a lot more to performance than that... I know Weather, Winds at cruise and more. But generally sp...

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