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by NCAD95
Sun Jun 16, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: YTZ 44 Slot Increase by 2023 According to 2018 Master Plan Draft
Replies: 44
Views: 4277

Re: YTZ 44 Slot Increase by 2023 According to 2018 Master Plan Draft

Surprised they haven't started YYG....at least seasonal. Prince Edward Island is a popular summer tourist destination. Very true and same with YQY (in summer). AC are upping YOW to 2x this summer but don’t fly it year-round. Seems like an expansion opportunity for PD...if they have adequate slack i...

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by NCAD95
Fri Jun 14, 2019 11:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta luggage abuse
Replies: 107
Views: 11701

Re: Delta luggage abuse

Priceless Delta can send a plane to pick up a stranded team for free that wasn't their fault. Yet they can't find it in their heart to pay this lady for the bag they destroyed which was their fault.

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by NCAD95
Thu Jun 13, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: YTZ 44 Slot Increase by 2023 According to 2018 Master Plan Draft
Replies: 44
Views: 4277

Re: YTZ 44 Slot Increase by 2023 According to 2018 Master Plan Draft

DTW-YTZ would be a great add for Porter.

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by NCAD95
Thu Jun 13, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Craziest Airline Routes from the Past?
Replies: 142
Views: 13694

Re: Craziest Airline Routes from the Past?

GH BWI-ACC
GL BWI-SFJ

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by NCAD95
Thu Jun 13, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Craziest Airline Routes from the Past?
Replies: 142
Views: 13694

Re: Craziest Airline Routes from the Past?

MIA-FLL on WA/DL/NW
IAD-DCA on WA
BWI-DCA on LC

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by NCAD95
Thu Jun 13, 2019 10:19 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Craziest Airline Routes from the Past?
Replies: 142
Views: 13694

Re: Craziest Airline Routes from the Past?

Viasa BEY-MXP-LIS-CCS OR BEY-MXP-MAD-CCS not sure of the exact routing

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by NCAD95
Sun Jun 09, 2019 7:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 6/9/2019:AC PSP-YYC Out;AS PAE-PSP Add;DL JFK-KEF Cut;NK EWR-RSW/TPA Add,MCO-PTY Out;SY LAS-LAX/PHX Add
Replies: 66
Views: 11109

Re: OAG Changes 6/9/2019:AC PSP-YYC Out;AS PAE-PSP Add;DL JFK-KEF Cut;NK EWR-RSW/TPA Add,MCO-PTY Out;SY LAS-LAX/PHX Add

JFK KEF year round came along before WW was a threat. The market is just not very strong in the winter, FI during the winter is more than enough. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk WOW Air started EWR-KEF in 2015 Delta went year round on JFK-KEF in 2016. WOW Air ends EWR-KEF in 2019 Delta goes seas...

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by NCAD95
Sun Jun 09, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 6/9/2019:AC PSP-YYC Out;AS PAE-PSP Add;DL JFK-KEF Cut;NK EWR-RSW/TPA Add,MCO-PTY Out;SY LAS-LAX/PHX Add
Replies: 66
Views: 11109

Re: OAG Changes 6/9/2019:AC PSP-YYC Out;AS PAE-PSP Add;DL JFK-KEF Cut;NK EWR-RSW/TPA Add,MCO-PTY Out;SY LAS-LAX/PHX Add

Thanks as always for your Sunday post always look forward to them. For DL I’m surprised they are making there JFK-KEF route seasonal especially since WOW Air ceases Operations. I’m curious as to why they are going this route. I think this is exactly why Delta made this seasonal because they no long...

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by NCAD95
Sat May 18, 2019 1:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: US DOT awards Haneda slots
Replies: 783
Views: 138372

Re: Updated: US DOT awards Haneda slots

So you are blaming the DoT for approving anti-competitive JV's in the first place. OK. And then you are blaming DoT for approving DL PDX-HND because HND is a dead-end with having no JV partner at that end. I don't get it either. Its so frustrating to have one poster that literally finds anything ab...

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by NCAD95
Fri May 10, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta & WestJet Joint Venture Future Routes
Replies: 65
Views: 7338

Re: Delta & WestJet Joint Venture Future Routes

DTW-YHZ on WS
DTW-YOW moving from DL to WS
DTW-YVR WS or DL
DTW-YYC WS

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by NCAD95
Fri May 10, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Is Delta truly a one hub airline?
Replies: 71
Views: 10399

Re: Is Delta truly a one hub airline.

While all this maybe true here is the thing. Any routes Delta has added for sometime now have not be geared towards connections other than the adds made in ATL. Unlike AA and UA have been adding routes right and left to make their network more accessible while Delta has done the opposite. Delta's gr...

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by NCAD95
Fri May 10, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Is Delta truly a one hub airline?
Replies: 71
Views: 10399

Is Delta truly a one hub airline?

With Delta's system set up so that most of their connecting traffic flows over Atlanta does that not make it a one hub airline. Atlanta has the most unique destinations not served by it's other large operations unlike AA and UA who has flights from most of their 2nd and third tier cities connected t...

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by NCAD95
Fri May 03, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future growth of Spirit Airlines in Detroit.
Replies: 26
Views: 3342

Future growth of Spirit Airlines in Detroit.

Was just wondering what direction as for as growth goes will Spirit Airlines take in the Detroit market.

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by NCAD95
Mon Jan 21, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPDATED: Delta announces JFK-BOM
Replies: 1014
Views: 147990

Re: Delta to serve Mumbai nonstop in 2019

Anecdotal skyscanner ticket price data outbound 3/12/19 - return 3/26/19 All one-stops ATL-BOM $590 (QR) BOS-BOM $698 (QR) JFK-BOM $716 (LX) DTW-BOM $966 (VS) That is why Detroit is far and away the best choice for Delta. Can you imagine with the superior product they offer and the convenience of a...

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by NCAD95
Mon Jan 21, 2019 7:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/20/19:DL Adds RDU-PIT/MSY;F9 Adds BNA-ORD;FI Drops DFW;WW Closes MCO;VC Drops TLH-SFB
Replies: 63
Views: 10496

Re: OAG Changes 1/20/19:DL Adds RDU-PIT/MSY;F9 Adds BNA-ORD;FI Drops DFW;WW Closes MCO;VC Drops TLH-SFB

It’s unfortunately fully gone as things stand, announced earlier this month. I hope it’ll come back though at some point in the future as I still believe there’s room for ~180 seats a day on that route, especially once more European connections are added to FI’s network. AA is stile flying DFW-KEF ...

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by NCAD95
Mon Jan 21, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/20/19:DL Adds RDU-PIT/MSY;F9 Adds BNA-ORD;FI Drops DFW;WW Closes MCO;VC Drops TLH-SFB
Replies: 63
Views: 10496

Re: OAG Changes 1/20/19:DL Adds RDU-PIT/MSY;F9 Adds BNA-ORD;FI Drops DFW;WW Closes MCO;VC Drops TLH-SFB

**WW KEF-MCO FEB 0.3>0[0] MAR 0.4>0[0] APR 0.4>0[0] This one surprises me, not just the timing. They can't make low-fare leisure traffic route work to the Mouse House? The problem is I think it's too long to make a turnaround in the same day to meet the European connections. Right now they need the...

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by NCAD95
Mon Jan 21, 2019 4:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/20/19:DL Adds RDU-PIT/MSY;F9 Adds BNA-ORD;FI Drops DFW;WW Closes MCO;VC Drops TLH-SFB
Replies: 63
Views: 10496

Re: OAG Changes 1/20/19:DL Adds RDU-PIT/MSY;F9 Adds BNA-ORD;FI Drops DFW;WW Closes MCO;VC Drops TLH-SFB

Is FI completely dropping DFW-KEF? I notice that in this report DFW-KEF is still showing some flights in May... So is the season just reduced to peak summer months, or is it really fully gone? It’s unfortunately fully gone as things stand, announced earlier this month. I hope it’ll come back though...

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by NCAD95
Mon Jan 21, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Detroit Air Service Discussion Thread - 2019
Replies: 1098
Views: 96569

Re: Detroit Air Service Discussion Thread - 2019

Quite a few international capacity decreases for S19 including the significant drawdown of the A330. I'll compare. TATL: LHR '18: 2x 332 - LHR '19: 1x 76W, 1x 332 CDG '18: 1x 76W, 1x 332, 1x 777 - CDG '19: 2x 76W, 1x 789 AMS '18: 1x 359, 3x 333 - AMS '19: 1x 359, 3x 333 FRA '18: 1x 76W - FRA '19: 1...

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by NCAD95
Sun Jan 20, 2019 11:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Detroit Air Service Discussion Thread - 2019
Replies: 1098
Views: 96569

Re: Detroit Air Service Discussion Thread - 2019

Isn't there already a seasonal DTW-YVR by DL? I feel that ATL-YVR needs to be year round so that it can compete with WS new YYC-ATL service as YVR is a way bigger market than YYC. It's time for Detroit to get more connected to Canada. Think about this Detroit is the largest US boarder with Canada y...

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by NCAD95
Thu Jan 10, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Detroit Air Service Discussion Thread - 2019
Replies: 1098
Views: 96569

Re: Detroit Air Service Discussion Thread - 2019

Here are some link that contain some older pictures of DTW, some of the Davey in a few places. Paging compensateme, who I think posted several relics of the past buried somewhere in the 2018 DTW thread. Credit to the various posters who found or sited this stuff in previous posts: Compensateme: Her...

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by NCAD95
Thu Jan 03, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Detroit Air Service Discussion Thread - 2019
Replies: 1098
Views: 96569

Re: Detroit Air Service Discussion Thread - 2019

I would like to open up a discussion about the Detroit China market. With so many Chinese carriers applying for long and thin routes to the USA and the Detroit China market being of considerable size why has no Chinese carrier attempted to add Detroit. There seems to be potential there with strong b...

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by NCAD95
Tue Jan 01, 2019 10:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Detroit Air Service Discussion Thread - 2019
Replies: 1098
Views: 96569

Re: Detroit Air Service Discussion Thread - 2019

Predictions... Let's be realistic here: -DL adds more mainline service to DTW. Expect cities like RIC to get some mainline service -DL cans a few regional routes which are already served from MSP. Maybe CID being one of them -NK makes DTW-OAK year-round -DL adds a seasonal international service. Ma...

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by NCAD95
Fri Dec 21, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 30th anniversery of the downing of Pan Am 103
Replies: 1
Views: 703

30th anniversery of the downing of Pan Am 103

On one of the darkest days in the history of modern commercial aviation let us take a moment to remember all those who lost their lives on this fateful day. R.I.P. to everyone who perished aboard Clipper Maid of the Seas. I still remember exactly where I was when I heard this very sad news.

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by NCAD95
Thu Dec 20, 2018 10:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Detroit air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 2342
Views: 156068

Re: Detroit air service discussion - 2018

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Bloomfield Hills Michigan the 2nd most wealthiest city in the entire United States.


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by NCAD95
Thu Dec 20, 2018 6:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta ask DOT for flexibility to move Haneda gateways
Replies: 145
Views: 20466

Re: Delta ask DOT for flexibility to move Haneda gateways

SFOtoORD wrote:
You can’t hate Delta for trying to serve their own interests, but their abuse of the Haneda route authorities has been atrocious.


Delete please

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by NCAD95
Thu Dec 20, 2018 1:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MSP's regional air service partnership success
Replies: 62
Views: 4442

Re: MSP's regional air service partnership success

Sorry but you all are not giving the airport authority nearly enough credit for the brilliant job it has done in bring in new flight options to the MSP market . Let us also not forget KLM which was added to the list of international airline that serve MSP. AF, DE, DL, EI, FI, KL that is a pretty imp...

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by NCAD95
Wed Dec 19, 2018 6:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MSP's regional air service partnership success
Replies: 62
Views: 4442

Re: MSP's regional air service partnership success

I have to agree they have done a great job attracting new service.

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by NCAD95
Tue Dec 18, 2018 7:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin Atlantic Pilots Planing Christmas Strike
Replies: 59
Views: 9686

Re: Virgin Atlantic Pilots Planing Christmas Strike

Christmas is not the time to gain public support. Most pax feel pilots may be overpaid now. In the current profits over people environment we currently live in I really don't think anyone is over paid anymore but I will say this there are employee's who like to get away with doing the least amount ...

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by NCAD95
Mon Dec 17, 2018 10:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Detroit air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 2342
Views: 156068

Re: Detroit air service discussion - 2018

It's bizarre to me that WOW is holding on to DTW. Are they proving the market enough to entice Icelandair to DTW after WOW collapses? Why do you find that bizarre ? Only because they're dropping everything else, and I would expect the same at DTW. But keep in mind everything they dropped were eithe...

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by NCAD95
Mon Dec 17, 2018 8:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta & O’Hare 21
Replies: 79
Views: 9925

Re: Delta & O’Hare 21

WWads wrote:
My impression is that DL desperately wants to expand at ORD but doesn't have the space. I don't think we'll see a focus city, but I do think there will be strategic O/D flights.

I could see them adding places like LAX, BNA, AUS, MCO, and BDL.



And what is this impression based on ?

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by NCAD95
Sun Dec 16, 2018 7:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Detroit air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 2342
Views: 156068

Re: Detroit air service discussion - 2018

reasonable wrote:
It's bizarre to me that WOW is holding on to DTW. Are they proving the market enough to entice Icelandair to DTW after WOW collapses?



Why do you find that bizarre ?

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by NCAD95
Sat Dec 15, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Source: Wow to End Los Angeles and DEL/SFO/YVR/MCO in January 2019
Replies: 66
Views: 10345

Re: Source: Wow to End Los Angeles and DEL/SFO/YVR/MCO in January 2019

Just put a fork in it already... It bewilders me that on a commercial aviation forum like this that people would celebrate the death of and airline rather than cheering it on in their attempt to stay in business creating a crucial option for those who are not flush with cash to get to see a part of...

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by NCAD95
Fri Dec 14, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WOW Air Ongoing Developments Discussion Thread
Replies: 1039
Views: 165844

Re: WOW Financial Discussion Thread

According to this source Indigo partners will invest up to $75 mil. in WOW air. http://www.vb.is/frettir/75-milljon-dollara-fjarfesting-i-wow/151538/ Woah! It'll be interesting to know what their plans are. Fron what I've heard, at least 50 million of that will just go into keeping WOW alive. Has t...

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by NCAD95
Fri Dec 14, 2018 5:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Source: Wow to End Los Angeles and DEL/SFO/YVR/MCO in January 2019
Replies: 66
Views: 10345

Re: Suspended WW routes due to current de-fleet

What do you think? They are dropping to 11 aircraft, so in the summer during the European evenings they might have 4 in Europe (to TFS / CDG / AMS / STN), 1 held back, then 6 in the US- BOS BWI YYZ YUL YVR EWR - there won't be any room for any of these experimental routes they launched in 2018. The...

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by NCAD95
Fri Dec 14, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Source: Wow to End Los Angeles and DEL/SFO/YVR/MCO in January 2019
Replies: 66
Views: 10345

Re: Suspended WW routes due to current de-fleet

SFO and YVR summer seasonal services not resuming in Summer 2019. YVR is loaded starts in June 2019 If you actually click a date and go to look at fare options they all say no flights for YVR. WOW has a bunch of flights were on the home screen when picking a date it looks available (because at one ...

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by NCAD95
Fri Dec 14, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Source: Wow to End Los Angeles and DEL/SFO/YVR/MCO in January 2019
Replies: 66
Views: 10345

Re: Suspended WW routes due to current de-fleet

behramjee wrote:
SFO and YVR summer seasonal services not resuming in Summer 2019.



YVR is loaded starts in June 2019

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by NCAD95
Fri Dec 14, 2018 12:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Detroit air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 2342
Views: 156068

Re: Detroit air service discussion - 2018

More good news for the region. Available industrial space is tighter than ever in Southeast Michigan, according to market monitor CBRE. The Detroit area's industrial vacancy rates have been around 2 percent this year, and fell to an all-time low in the third quarter, CBRE reported https://www.crains...

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by NCAD95
Thu Dec 13, 2018 7:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WOW Air Ongoing Developments Discussion Thread
Replies: 1039
Views: 165844

Re: WOW Financial Discussion Thread

Today WOW is laying off 110 full time employees and not extending contracts to contractors and part time employess, a total of 350-400 staffmembers according to Icelandic media. They are reducing the fleet down to 11 aircraft, only A320's and A321's. My thoughts are with WW employees, horrible time...

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by NCAD95
Thu Dec 13, 2018 12:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumour: WOW Air pulling out of ORD?
Replies: 46
Views: 5626

Re: Rumour: WOW Air pulling out of ORD?

stl07 wrote:
Where is WW not pulling out?


Detroit is still bookable through OCT 2019

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by NCAD95
Wed Dec 12, 2018 1:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA announces SFO-DEL/MEL/YYZ; Expands AKL/AMS/PPT/ICN.
Replies: 507
Views: 71524

Re: United Airlines CEO to Make Historic Route Announcement Tomorrow (12/12)

If the route announcement is at 11 am Central time would that not indicate something out of ORD or Houston being those are in the Central time zone. One would think if it was out of EWR it would have been listed out of the Eastern Time zone

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by NCAD95
Tue Dec 11, 2018 2:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Airline Announcement at IND 12/11
Replies: 55
Views: 9422

Re: New Airline Announcement at IND 12/11

I'm going with Sun Country.

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by NCAD95
Mon Dec 10, 2018 11:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Detroit air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 2342
Views: 156068

Re: Detroit air service discussion - 2018

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More good news for the city. They must see some kind of potential to be putting up this kind of money to transform the city.

https://www.wxyz.com/news/companies-inv ... ghborhoods

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by NCAD95
Thu Sep 27, 2018 5:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Detroit air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 2342
Views: 156068

Re: Detroit air service discussion - 2018

I have to agree with klm617 on this. What DTW could need is VS back. I think that x3 flights a day on legacy carriers is overkill. Maybe down the road. 2 flights a day on DTW-LHR for the premium traffic is plenty and BA would bring no price relief to this market the thing that is going to stimulate...

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by NCAD95
Thu Sep 27, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Most Attractive Commercial Airline Livery
Replies: 46
Views: 4270

Re: Most Attractive Commercial Airline Livery

North Central Airlines DC-9-50

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by NCAD95
Sun Aug 12, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 8/12/2018: DL Drops CAK-DTW;CZ Adds LAX-SHE;UA Back in IAH-MZT;WN Builds LGB;F9 Extension
Replies: 95
Views: 14065

Re: OAG Changes 8/12/2018: DL Drops CAK-DTW;CZ Adds LAX-SHE;UA Back in IAH-MZT;WN Builds LGB;F9 Extension

Poor CAK. Just got a new CEO I read and they lose another key route. **DL CAK-DTW DEC 3>0[3] JAN 3>0[3] FEB 3>0[3] MAR 3>0[3] APR 3>0[3] MAY 3>0[3] Disappointing as a frequent traveller on this route - but the downgaging of pretty much everything CAK on DL ( ATL went from all mainline in the spring...

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by NCAD95
Sat Aug 11, 2018 3:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future Toronto Pearson YYZ Routes
Replies: 92
Views: 11089

Re: Future Toronto Pearson YYZ Routes

WS on YQG-YYZ

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