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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Thu Aug 06, 2020 1:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NorCal vs SoCal
Replies: 12
Views: 2547

Re: NorCal vs SoCal

All excellent responses!! Thank you to all for sparking a sense of joy in me with topics that have lifted my spirits in many ways, but primarily my love of aviation which has gone into limbo thanks to the quarantine... If I may add another piece of the story: a great deal of the story lies also in t...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sun Aug 02, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Western Airlines questions
Replies: 61
Views: 7024

Re: Western Airlines questions

To the OP, remember that the Deregulation Act was 1978, the economy in the early '80s was crap, and Western merged with Delta in 1987. There wasn't a lot of time to be creative. South America wasn't open skies in the 1980s, so airlines still had to compete for route awards. When WA got LGA slots an...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Fri Jul 31, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unusual / Odd Flight Paths? Or Technical Glitches?
Replies: 2
Views: 661

Unusual / Odd Flight Paths? Or Technical Glitches?

Here's hoping this thread is finding everyone well. For the first time in a long time, I found myself looking at Flightaware, just to see what is flying. In checking on Bakersfield, California (BFL), I noticed a couple of its flight routings were quite unusual: BFL-SFO: https://flightaware.com/live/...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sat Jul 18, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Most obvious way to significantly cut boarding time
Replies: 45
Views: 5070

Re: Most obvious way to significantly cut boarding time

Twice in my life I have had a 3½ layover turn into a run-like-OJ-Simpson-in-a-Hertz commercial barely-made-it connection due to arriving five minutes late at DFW and having had our gate given away, hence sitting on the tarmac within spitting distance of our connecting flight. Twice in my life I have...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Tue Jul 14, 2020 3:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A Fitting Tribute to one of the Greatest Airlines Ever - TWA
Replies: 40
Views: 5964

Re: A Fitting Tribute to one of the Greatest Airlines Ever - TWA

Excellent videos - thank you for sharing! strfyr51, I'm sure you ran into Joe Patroni over the years, even if he didn't look like George Kennedy. That TWA survived as long as it did with Carl Icahn sucking it dry like a cancerous leech is a testament to its people, who always carried on as if it wer...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Fri Jul 10, 2020 2:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 80s Europe-South Africa Fuel Stop Question
Replies: 31
Views: 3487

Re: 80s Europe-South Africa Fuel Stop Question

Diplomatic relations between South Africa and neighboring countries was weird, but as others here have stated, apartheid was a stupid thing that is now rotting downstairs, consigned to the scrap heap of history. What is worth noting is that there seemed to be a difference between Europe and North Am...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Fri Jul 03, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pan Am questions
Replies: 50
Views: 7421

Re: Pan Am questions

Pan Am did indeed have quite a few routes that, for an American returning home, would be WAY out of the way, indicating that many routes they flew and had authority for weren't targeted at their "home market". For example, in the mid-1970's, Pan Am had a flight from Hong Kong to Sydney, ei...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Wed Jun 10, 2020 5:14 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: The most distant/inconvenient airports to their city
Replies: 50
Views: 3265

Re: The most distant/inconvenient airports to their city

From the Boeing museum in 2011:

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I apologize for the terrible quality, but it is from a long time ago...

Now that we have major distances, we need to cross-reference each with their ease of accessibility.

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sat May 30, 2020 4:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IMAGES: A forgotten scheme to expand the TWA Flight Center
Replies: 19
Views: 5222

Re: IMAGES: A forgotten scheme to expand the TWA Flight Center

Thank you for the fabulous story and drawing!! I have to wonder, though, if the limiting factor here wasn't so much Terminal 5 as it was Terminal 6. The renderings of the new Terminal 5 layout show a LOT of 747's, indicating there would be LOTS of room between gates. That's forward thinking - what f...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sat May 16, 2020 6:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virtual tour of UA 727-022
Replies: 73
Views: 8631

Re: Virtual tour of UA 727-022

May, 1986, SBA-BFL. At the time UA was trying to link BFL with other locations for SFO and DEN service, with two triangle-routed SFO-BFL-SBA-SFO and SFO-SBA-BFL-SFO flights per day. I took advantage to visit a friend in Santa Barbara, with the outbound stage on a 737-222, and the return was listed ...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Fri May 15, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virtual tour of UA 727-022
Replies: 73
Views: 8631

Re: Virtual tour of UA 727-022

What a fascinating look into the past! Thank you for sharing that with us!! I am lucky enough to say that I flew on two of these UA 727-022's in my life, and I know that because of specific features: 1) December, 1974, BFL-LAX. As an eight-year old boy, I flew with my mom and baby sister to LAX from...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Wed May 13, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why did UA have a monopoly at EWR?
Replies: 80
Views: 10160

Re: Why did UA have a monopoly at EWR?

Excellent posts, everyone! A great re-telling of the history of this fascinating place. I might even posit that EWR has changed more than any other airport in the U.S., in overall terms including its mission & purpose, its passenger base, its limitations on space, and its reach (well, pre-Covid)...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Tue May 12, 2020 2:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 564
Views: 57731

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020

Here is the text of the letter I received from Kimberly Becker, CEO of San Diego Airport: Dear friends and colleagues, I hope you are doing well and staying healthy during these extraordinary times. I wanted to update you on how San Diego International Airport is continuing to adjust to the impacts ...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Tue May 12, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Could TK 981 have been saved like UAL 232
Replies: 61
Views: 11371

Re: Could TK 981 have been saved like UAL 232

What an unusual but interesting question! It is also worth pointing out that one of the reasons mentioned for the loss of control in the Turkish DC-10 was the number of flight controls lost by the crew upon decompression and subsequent collapse of part of the passenger floor, for which McDonnell Do...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Mon May 11, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How long will middle seats be deemed “off limits” for most flights?
Replies: 39
Views: 3038

Re: How long will middle seats be deemed “off limits” for most flights?

And, umm, what about airplanes that do NOT have a middle seat? Most "Express" or "Connection" or "Eagle" or whatever brand name the major airline is subletting their commuter operations are on planes that are either 1x2 or 2x2. 717/MD90's and the remaining MD80's are al...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Fri May 08, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eastern Airlines applies for domestic scheduled authority, plans JFK-SAN Jun 2020
Replies: 46
Views: 7005

Re: Eastern Airlines applies for domestic scheduled authority, plans JFK-SAN Jun 2020

However, last May my MDW-SAN flight got boarded and took-off in record time, thanks to these curfews. After an afternoon thunderstorm blew through and delayed operations, our 9 PM flight was still showing on time. Passengers, however, had begun to line themselves up in preparation for boarding, all...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Fri May 08, 2020 2:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eastern Airlines applies for domestic scheduled authority, plans JFK-SAN Jun 2020
Replies: 46
Views: 7005

Re: Eastern Airlines applies for domestic scheduled authority, plans JFK-SAN Jun 2020

I'd point out that "April Fool's Day" was more than a month ago, but as of this year, nothing would surprise me. Air travel is down 95%, and a new airline wants to fly JFK-SAN at odd hours with a 767 in the height of a pandemic. What could go wrong with that? I'll believe this when I see i...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Fri May 08, 2020 2:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Could TK 981 have been saved like UAL 232
Replies: 61
Views: 11371

Re: Could TK 981 have been saved like UAL 232

What an unusual but interesting question! I recommend that you find copies of MacArthur Job's books on Air Crashes, as TK 981 and AA 96 are analyzed in great detail. According to the CVR, the pilots tried many things, but virtually all of their controls were unresponsive. Mr. Job even points out tha...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Wed May 06, 2020 4:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Remain open until end of October at least
Replies: 99
Views: 17354

Re: Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Close from June 1

Here's an aspect no one has thus far mentioned: is it safe to be in this new terminal? Given the multitude of items that were such a disaster from the design phase of the airport, and given how numerous the MAJOR items to be fixed were, and given how long the building sat empty while seemingly no o...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Tue May 05, 2020 3:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Remain open until end of October at least
Replies: 99
Views: 17354

Re: Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Close from June 1

Here's an aspect no one has thus far mentioned: is it safe to be in this new terminal? Given the multitude of items that were such a disaster from the design phase of the airport, and given how numerous the MAJOR items to be fixed were, and given how long the building sat empty while seemingly no on...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sun May 03, 2020 2:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 5/3/2020: The New Abnormal
Replies: 74
Views: 13375

Re: OAG Changes 5/3/2020: The New Abnormal

Thank you, as always, for your hard work - this is very much appreciated! Interesting that BFL is keeping one daily PHX and one daily DFW (that grant for the second daily flight must have gone away!) while UA is down to just one daily DEN rotation with SFO canceled. For an already very-small market,...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Mon Apr 27, 2020 5:45 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Future Trips In Your Mind For "After This Is All Over"
Replies: 5
Views: 690

Future Trips In Your Mind For "After This Is All Over"

From that first magical moment in early 1985 when I was introduced to a travel agent, I learned to enjoy planning trips as a travel agent would do. Learning to do the necessities first made travel for me virtually hassle-free, and when the age of the internet came about, I took to building trips as ...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Mon Apr 27, 2020 5:06 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your last trip and the next trip you cancelled
Replies: 49
Views: 2367

Re: Your last trip and the next trip you cancelled

My last trip by airplane was round-trip SAN-BNA on Southwest, non-stop both ways, for a wedding in Chattanooga. My husband and I arrived in Nashville on a Friday afternoon, and had lunch in downtown at Rippy's, feeling the excitement in the area of people waiting for Friday night fun to start. As mu...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Mon Apr 27, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Longest 757 Flight?
Replies: 33
Views: 5169

Re: Longest 757 Flight?

UA used to operate EWR-TXL-EWR on a 757 and I am pretty sure the TXL-EWR segment was one of the longest TATL 757 routes. The route is currently suspended and was up-gauged a while back to a 767-300ER/400ER. UA / CO also operated 757s into GVA as a sub for the 767-300ER/767-200ER (CO) as one offs. T...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Thu Apr 23, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LGW (Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter) enters administration
Replies: 15
Views: 5057

Re: LGW (Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter) enters administration

In 2017, my husband and I flew from Salzburg to Berlin Tegel on Air Berlin. Well, a DH8 operated by "LGW - Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter". Despite rumors that year of the impending collapse of AB, all went well with our one-and-only flight with the airline. My one and only flight with no b...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Thu Apr 23, 2020 2:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LGW (Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter) enters administration
Replies: 15
Views: 5057

Re: LGW (Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter) enters administration

In 2017, my husband and I flew from Salzburg to Berlin Tegel on Air Berlin. Well, a DH8 operated by "LGW - Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter". Despite rumors that year of the impending collapse of AB, all went well with our one-and-only flight with the airline. My one and only flight with no be...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Mon Apr 20, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: National airlines were just passing through one way.
Replies: 16
Views: 4043

Re: National airlines were just passing through one way.

The problem with deregulation was how quick it came about. Boom! All of a sudden, everyone is free to fly wherever they want, charge how much they want, and drop unprofitable routes. The "milk runs" disappeared as airlines found they could fly non-stops cheaper, and smaller cities were lef...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Mon Apr 20, 2020 2:43 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Odd CAB routes
Replies: 27
Views: 2633

Re: Odd CAB routes

My one example of such a routing was in January, 1975, flying Fort Smith, AR, (FSM) to the brand-new Kansas City International (MCI) via Fayetteville Drake Field (FYV) and Joplin, MO (JPL). I believe the flight originated at an also-nearly-brand-new DFW airport, but I am not 100% certain. The CV 580...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sat Apr 18, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Help! Who is this airline?
Replies: 20
Views: 4272

Re: Help! Who is this airline?

Whooops!!

Mea culpa. I got it wrong. That's totally on me.

But I can't unsee it.

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Fri Apr 17, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Help! Who is this airline?
Replies: 20
Views: 4272

Re: Help! Who is this airline?

Sorry, every time i post on this site, the photo never gets inserted. So annoying. Was it this ? 0682912 Without a doubt, that is a hybrid scheme from the stunningly beautiful final TWA scheme that first appeared in 1995. I LOVE the final artwork of the double golden-globe insignia, and it still ma...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Thu Apr 16, 2020 2:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southern California Airports Covid19 Thread
Replies: 37
Views: 5555

Re: Southern California Airports Covid19 Thread

Went spotting twice last week at Imperial Hill, from approx 7:30pm to 9:30pm. Though I realize it's anecdotal, on the first night, we counted an average span between departures (from any of the four runways) of 4min38sec, for both 2hr periods combined. If you don't count cargo-only ops off of 25L, ...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Wed Apr 15, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southern California Airports Covid19 Thread
Replies: 37
Views: 5555

Re: Southern California Airports Covid19 Thread

Went spotting twice last week at Imperial Hill, from approx 7:30pm to 9:30pm. Though I realize it's anecdotal, on the first night, we counted an average span between departures (from any of the four runways) of 4min38sec, for both 2hr periods combined. If you don't count cargo-only ops off of 25L, ...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Wed Apr 15, 2020 1:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southern California Airports Covid19 Thread
Replies: 37
Views: 5555

Re: Southern California Airports Covid19 Thread

That's just insane. Maintaining two flights a day has to be a losing proposition...good grief. I would assume, then, that Heathrow slots still have to be used or surrendered? How's that going to work out for the airlines? Two flights a day is not the requirement. I think a city served daily needs t...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Tue Apr 14, 2020 6:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southern California Airports Covid19 Thread
Replies: 37
Views: 5555

Re: Southern California Airports Covid19 Thread

Surprisingly...err, no, sorry, that's not the right word... Shockingly, Bakersfield is still open! Don't forget that the stimulus package for airlines requires an airline receiving money from the program maintain service to all cities served prior to the start of the crisus, unless a waiver is gran...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Tue Apr 14, 2020 2:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southern California Airports Covid19 Thread
Replies: 37
Views: 5555

Re: Southern California Airports Covid19 Thread

Surprisingly...err, no, sorry, that's not the right word... Shockingly, Bakersfield is still open! https://flightaware.com/live/flight/SKW5631/history/20200415/1340Z/KBFL/KSFO It's one-and-only SFO flight is...well, sometimes operating. https://flightaware.com/live/flight/SKW5278/history/20200415/12...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Tue Apr 14, 2020 2:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Historic flight schedules
Replies: 7
Views: 2676

Re: Historic flight schedules

https://info.flightmapper.net/search You might have some luck here!! I have been working on trip planning for years into the future, and for my flights, I have been researching past flight times, which this shows. For example, LAX-VIE on Austrian Airlines gave me flight 84 that departs at 3:00 PM a...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Tue Apr 07, 2020 11:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Surprising history of hijackings to Cuba: Facts, Figures, & Questions
Replies: 44
Views: 4814

Re: Surprising history of hijackings to Cuba: Facts, Figures, & Questions

.... the frightening skyjacking of Southern Airways DC-9 that took more than 24 hours, two trips to Cuba, and all over the eastern U.S. and Canada. After that incident, security got a lot more strict. The book Odyssey Of Terror by Ed Blair and Captain Haas, 1977, covers this event in great detail a...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sun Apr 05, 2020 3:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Surprising history of hijackings to Cuba: Facts, Figures, & Questions
Replies: 44
Views: 4814

Re: Surprising history of hijackings to Cuba: Facts, Figures, & Questions

I have GOT to get into my storage closet one of these days, because I have a book published in the early 1970's entitled "Skyjacked!", non-fiction, and one of the first books published after the Cuba hijacking trend ended in the early 1970's. Very well written from the introduction through...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Fri Apr 03, 2020 11:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aviation Terms
Replies: 13
Views: 1026

Re: Aviation Terms

Those involved in flight operations will trump whatever I say, but from my background as an airport ops agent, these terms came into play at my level. MTOW/MGTOW (maximum gross takeoff weight) has a fixed limit according to the aircraft certification. That's the allowed grand total of the aircraft,...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Thu Apr 02, 2020 2:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 564
Views: 57731

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020

On an odd note, any ideas why this JAL 787 is parked at gate 20 in the Google Satellite image? https://www.google.com/maps/@32.7327294,-117.198964,692m/data=!3m1!1e3 It appears only if "globe view" is disabled. That picture was taken before the current FIS opened. Note the T2 parking gara...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Thu Apr 02, 2020 12:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 564
Views: 57731

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020

On an odd note, any ideas why this JAL 787 is parked at gate 20 in the Google Satellite image?

https://www.google.com/maps/@32.7327294,-117.198964,692m/data=!3m1!1e3

It appears only if "globe view" is disabled.

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sat Mar 28, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Why isn't Hawaiian flying to more pacific islands?
Replies: 27
Views: 2819

Re: Why isn't Hawaiian flying to more pacific islands?

For the record, I intend no sarcasm whatsoever in this post. Please understand that as both a geography teacher and aviation enthusiast, this is a topic on which I feel I can add; however, there is no indictment of the poverty or lack of infrastructure in the Pacific. I am simply stating the facts....

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sat Mar 28, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Need Help To "Postpone" Upcoming Volaris Trip
Replies: 1
Views: 364

Need Help To "Postpone" Upcoming Volaris Trip

I am not sure what to do in this age of restricted travel. I have an upcoming Volaris trip scheduled, but cross-border USA-Mexico tourist travel is prohibited, so April's trip is obviously off the table. I need to postpone this trip, but the only option Volaris offers is to reschedule the trip with ...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sat Mar 28, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Why isn't Hawaiian flying to more pacific islands?
Replies: 27
Views: 2819

Re: Why isn't Hawaiian flying to more pacific islands?

For the record, I intend no sarcasm whatsoever in this post. Please understand that as both a geography teacher and aviation enthusiast, this is a topic on which I feel I can add; however, there is no indictment of the poverty or lack of infrastructure in the Pacific. I am simply stating the facts. ...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Fri Mar 27, 2020 3:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Soviet Airliners Outside the Eastern Bloc
Replies: 72
Views: 7960

Re: Soviet Airliners Outside the Eastern Bloc

With regards to handling and mechanical issues, I would venture a guess that, as these were mostly "flagship & prestige routes", and given that the average citizen (not being high up in the Communist party) wasn't allowed to travel or couldn't afford to travel, there would have been a ...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Fri Mar 20, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Honolulu (HNL) & San Diego (SAN) Terminal Questions
Replies: 5
Views: 1076

Honolulu (HNL) & San Diego (SAN) Terminal Questions

Greetings to all - mods, please move if this belongs elsewhere. A couple of questions about HNL airport. First, if one does a Google search, virtually all maps of the passenger facilities are shown upside-down: https://www.google.com/search?hl=en&tbm=isch&source=hp&biw=1536&bih=722&a...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Fri Mar 20, 2020 4:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 564
Views: 57731

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020

Your description of the international arrival flow is correct. Passengers go upstairs and walk around a big empty area that I presume was originally intended to house the immigration (passport control) desks. There are also restrooms in this area. But since SAN implemented a different passenger flo...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Thu Mar 19, 2020 4:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amsterdam Schiphol's runway in the middle of nowhere
Replies: 55
Views: 17746

Re: Amsterdam Schiphol's runway in the middle of nowhere

To the best of my knowledge, there are no take-offs on 18R and there are no landings on 36L. There are, quite literally, no facillities for making a U-turn at the north end of this runway. All landings are to the south, where the landing plane continues to the terminal, and the reverse for a departu...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Thu Mar 19, 2020 3:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 564
Views: 57731

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020

I noticed DL parked their A333 at one of the international gates. Is this normal when operating A333s? I believe so. I think most of the widebody-capable gates are also connected to FIS. When I've flown Hawaiian's A330 we've used gates 50 or 51. And when I flew a Delta 767 ATL-SAN, we arrived at 51...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sat Mar 14, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Long Beach (LGB) increasing number of air carrier slots
Replies: 426
Views: 54930

Re: Long Beach (LGB) increasing number of air carrier slots

people have done the same complaining even at SFO from Millbrae and Burlingame on the west side of US-101. And? they KNEW good and damn well that was a jet airport with a major maintenance center there when they moved there! Who are they kidding? To the best of my knowledge from years at a.net, pur...

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