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by DEN1895
Tue Nov 24, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

I flew into Concourse B at DEN on Sunday night and thought I'd share a few pictures. I tried to get some elements that haven't already been shared. It is a very nice space, though it's not huge – it's only six gates after all. If the other extensions look like this, then it will be a nice improveme...

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by DEN1895
Sun Nov 22, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

Are they doing concourse renovations on the gates closed for pad rehabilitations? It would make sense to pair the two projects. Unfortunately, no the gate rehab project was suspended then suddenly expedited this year when COVID hit, the refresh project wasn't suppose to happen yet and got moved up ...

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by DEN1895
Sat Nov 21, 2020 1:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

B West Opening - Many pictures for everyone, first flights out will be on Sunday. From the existing concourse https://i.imgur.com/NLMHrQ3h.jpg Boarding area https://i.imgur.com/m0yVqYdh.jpg New gate signage https://i.imgur.com/OOp0az5h.jpg New seating https://i.imgur.com/OjTnjXMh.jpg https://i.imgur...

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by DEN1895
Thu Nov 19, 2020 6:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

https://i.imgur.com/JsWX1odh.jpg Tomorrow (11/20) at 8am there is a ribbon cutting ceremony for the B West expansion, if you are at the airport over the next few days I encourage you to check it out as its very nice and modern. The first flights out will be on Sunday with UA. While I will post full...

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by DEN1895
Sun Nov 15, 2020 10:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

Hello everyone, time for the November construction update. A West A West topped out back on Oct 30th, the picture is from the airport’s twitter. https://i.imgur.com/kJlERyUh.jpg The curtain wall has continued to be installed on both the north and south side of the concourse. On the south the curtain...

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by DEN1895
Thu Nov 12, 2020 8:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 694
Views: 96092

Re: Delta Network Thread - 2020

Does anyone know what is going on with Delta adding a ton of capacity to DEN from ATL in December? The week of the 20th, DEN gets 1 767-400, 2 767-300, along with A321s and 757's in addition to the normal 737-900s. I can't remember the last time Delta had multiple widebodies scheduled into DEN in th...

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by DEN1895
Thu Nov 12, 2020 6:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

I had saw a while back, maybe a month ago, an exact opening date for the B West Concourse expansion, but now I can't find it anywhere. Does anyone have any idea as to when the exact opening date is for B West? Tuesday January 26 I believe. I am not sure where you heard that, B West will be open thi...

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by DEN1895
Tue Nov 10, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

No right now . They had planned to bring it back in just a few weeks if I understood correctly. Might make sense again come late 2021 or early 2022 but it makes no sense to be flying it right now. UA and DEN-FRA doesn’t make a lot of sense to me either at the moment - but at least it makes more sen...

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by DEN1895
Sat Nov 07, 2020 6:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

September passenger numbers are now available: Overall the airport was down 51.3% for the month and 53.0% for the year, domestic is down 49.8% and international 87.3%. It seems the airport has plateaued at roughly 50% of last years traffic, the last week of October saw the airport at 49% of last yea...

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by DEN1895
Fri Oct 30, 2020 12:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

I do agree that the leadership team should be held accountable, but I also think the airport is going to hurt themselves more in the long run by not increasing the budget to complete the project how it should have been done the first time without as much of the extra add-ons that were not needed. T...

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by DEN1895
Thu Oct 29, 2020 10:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

Based on the disrepair of the airport in general, there doesn't seem to be any regular maintenance items. They just wait until something gets bad enough that they have to replace them. Just take a look at the disgusting state of the bathrooms and the perpetually broken escalators and elevators. The...

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by DEN1895
Thu Oct 29, 2020 1:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

I went down to the far end of B-West to see if I could see anything. There's not much to see as so much of the construction is behind temporary walls, though I did spot what appears to be new gate signage as seen in some of the renderings. It looks like perhaps the destination city will be in a sma...

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by DEN1895
Wed Oct 28, 2020 7:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 1392
Views: 124621

Re: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2020

WOW WN is grasping at straws. 4 DEN-COS. Way to take a page out of Western Pacific END game play book. Heck Why do 6 ORD-DEN when you can do 6 ORD-MDW instead. Hahahahaha SCARY times. Flyguy Pre-Covid UA flew 10 times a day between COS and DEN with a mix of CRJs and A319's, occasionally I would see...

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by DEN1895
Mon Oct 19, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

Interesting to see AS at C51. Is this a permanent change? I believe it was some sort of irregular ops, they may occur more often now that they have the Portland flight as well. In the past C38 was the overflow gate but now UA is using it. If SW ever needs to give up a gate on C, they always give up...

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by DEN1895
Mon Oct 19, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

Thank you for the updates!!! Any of the Great Hall? Still working on the new framing for the ticketing pods. East https://i.imgur.com/6MgqJ6qh.jpg West https://i.imgur.com/zjLm1MNh.jpg This current phase is still on schedule and should be open before the end of next year.

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by DEN1895
Mon Oct 19, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN to Launch IAH and ORD service in 2021
Replies: 377
Views: 35162

Re: WN to Launch IAH and ORD service in 2021

An interesting article came out today about Southwest evolving network and how it supports the new city adds:
https://www.flydataguy.com/2020/10/whats-southwests-network-strategy.html?m=1

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by DEN1895
Sun Oct 18, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

Hello everyone, time for the October construction update. A West In the past few weeks, A West has made a lot of progress, for starters pictured below you can see that the building has reached its full length with the first layers of steel and should reach the goal of being topped out before the end...

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by DEN1895
Fri Oct 16, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DFW Runway 17C/35C
Replies: 19
Views: 3228

Re: DFW Runway 17C/35C

I'll preface this by saying I'm hardly an expert on the subject, and I'm reaching back almost 15 years to recall info from a class I took in college. I'm sure there are other people here who do this stuff for a living and know a heck of a lot more than I do. I would assume that the runway retained ...

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by DEN1895
Fri Oct 09, 2020 1:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

One thing I wish would be done is convert the UA Concourse B Stores (a/c parts) into a large, modern food court. Many areas of the concourse are cramped, and converting this into a large area to spread out and have enough tables would be fantastic. Visible in the lower part of this picture https://...

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by DEN1895
Thu Oct 08, 2020 7:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

I do agree that the leadership team should be held accountable, but I also think the airport is going to hurt themselves more in the long run by not increasing the budget to complete the project how it should have been done the first time without as much of the extra add-ons that were not needed. Th...

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by DEN1895
Sat Oct 03, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

I don't see a need to run DEN-MUC for a while, its not even planned for LH to operate and I can't see UA jumping in and both of them lose money on it for now. From what I have heard the MUC flight will fly as currently scheduled at 3 days a week on LH, UA will fly FRA by themselves also at 3 days a...

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by DEN1895
Thu Oct 01, 2020 9:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

August numbers are in, first let’s look at how DEN compares to the other top airports in the US, all numbers are in the millions. DFW July: 3.235 Aug: 3.266 (-52.5%) ATL July: 2.395 Aug: 2.995 (-69.7%) DEN July: 2.592 Aug: 2.985 (-53.7%) ORD July: 2.055 (-74.8%) Aug: Not posted CLT July: 1.993 Aug: ...

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by DEN1895
Thu Oct 01, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

Any idea of when Air Canada brings back the Toronto and Montreal flights. Also what aircraft they plan to use, still the A220? I don't even think Air Canada knows that right now, they tried one daily CRJ back in July but said that due to the travel restrictions there was not enough demand and too m...

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by DEN1895
Sun Sep 27, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

Hello time for the (late) September construction update! A West Project is still in the structural steel phase which will probably run through Nov/Dec. From the south, the white building on the left of the picture is roughly where the new building will end: https://i.imgur.com/11oyB3Oh.jpg From the ...

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by DEN1895
Fri Sep 25, 2020 4:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

I thought I recalled reading DIA's Day saying that overall construction was ahead of schedule given the Covid impact of less passengers, etc.... Was I misinformed? Frontier 14 That was only in reference to the SW hangar, it was scheduled to be done Q4 this year but it is looking like Q1/Q2 of next ...

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by DEN1895
Fri Sep 25, 2020 2:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

I LOVE Denver's airport. It is my favorite airport on the entire planet. I just love it's unique design and unusual, evocative artwork. There is just no other airport quite like Denver. I have heard "rumors" that they are painting over the wall frescoes and taking down some of the gorgon ...

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by DEN1895
Thu Sep 24, 2020 7:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

Just amazed at the size of DEN additions!! I was in college in Denver when they started this out in the middle of nowhere. How times have changed! Any pictures of the new hangar? Post 246 has a picture from mid August, and it has not really changed much. The project is running behind schedule and w...

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by DEN1895
Thu Sep 24, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

Just out of curiosity I thought i heard British Airways was going to restart this month, any updates as to when it will resume and what plane type it'll resume with? It is currently showing the end of October, but BA has said they will most likely cancel those flights and continue to cancel one mon...

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by DEN1895
Sat Sep 19, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

Okay, so even if it is free, WHY would they think now is an OK time to reduce capacity by 25% to test a pilot program? People do not know about this program, and most people do not download apps for this kind of thing. In the age of social distancing, forcing people closer together in already cramp...

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by DEN1895
Wed Sep 16, 2020 2:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

Okay, so even if it is free, WHY would they think now is an OK time to reduce capacity by 25% to test a pilot program? People do not know about this program, and most people do not download apps for this kind of thing. In the age of social distancing, forcing people closer together in already cramp...

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by DEN1895
Wed Sep 16, 2020 4:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

Starting today the airport has launched a "premium" service to allow people to pay to board the train to the concourse in a separate car from the unclean. This results in the other 3 cars being even more cramped while the first car has no one in it. Absolutely insane and stupid idea to cr...

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by DEN1895
Tue Sep 15, 2020 7:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

Is there gonna be enough room between the east end of C and the taxiways? It doesn’t look like it. The facility will not be very large, most likely just a hold room and maybe a covered walkway out to the aircraft, currently the commuters only use the very end of the existing A facility. At the east...

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by DEN1895
Mon Sep 14, 2020 10:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

Hello everyone, one development that was quietly announced a few months ago but I have heard very little about is that the C East expansion is growing larger. In order to free up more space on Concourse A, the commuters (Boutique, Denver Air Connection/Key Lime) will be moved to the east end of C wi...

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by DEN1895
Wed Sep 09, 2020 9:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HNL Emergency System Issue
Replies: 10
Views: 1777

Re: HNL Emergency System Issue

The article states that the alerting system being out of service did not impact the Atlas Air emergency landing. It must be a slow news day in Honolulu. That's because the Atlas landing ended up being a non-issue. As in, the aircraft came back and landed successfully. Had the aircraft overshot the ...

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by DEN1895
Wed Sep 02, 2020 11:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

July numbers are in, and they are decent… First let’s look at how DEN compares to the other top airports in the US, all numbers are in the millions. DFW June: 2.213 July: 3.235 DEN June: 1.750 July: 2.592 ATL June: 1.583 July: 2.395 CLT June: 1.567 July: 1.993 ORD June: 1.225 July: Not posted LAX Ju...

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by DEN1895
Thu Aug 27, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

With these new additions, how many airports will DEN serve nonstop? I would guess it has to be around 200 at this point. Before COVID hit the airport had 214 destinations, only three of these are new routes while the rest are new airlines flying previous routes. With how many routes may not come ba...

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by DEN1895
Thu Aug 27, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

Few updates, the airport posted a short video showing the inside of B West which will be opening later this year: https://youtu.be/OHn0nhkVl5w Several new routes have been announced that will be starting this fall/winter: United Cheyenne-Nov Rochester,MN-Oct Alamosa-Oct Sioux City-Oct Southwest Stea...

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by DEN1895
Thu Aug 20, 2020 9:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nashville Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 1064
Views: 112604

Re: Nashville Aviation Thread - 2020

bobphelps87 wrote:

I just noticed a post from the airport that stated the "Secure-side terminal connector will close on Sept. 1"


Thank you, I was trying to look through some of their post but couldn't find it, appreciate the help.

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by DEN1895
Wed Aug 19, 2020 8:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nashville Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 1064
Views: 112604

Re: Nashville Aviation Thread - 2020

Does anyone know if the sterile side connector between B and C concourse will be closed for construction, or will it remain open? Thanks If it hasn't already closed, it will eventually for construction. Essentially, BNA will split in two for a few years until the central lobby/IAB construction is c...

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by DEN1895
Wed Aug 19, 2020 5:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nashville Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 1064
Views: 112604

Re: Nashville Aviation Thread - 2020

Does anyone know if the sterile side connector between B and C concourse will be closed for construction, or will it remain open?

Thanks

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by DEN1895
Sun Aug 16, 2020 10:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New WN hangar in DEN
Replies: 7
Views: 3358

Re: New WN hangar in DEN

I meant DEN Photos can be found in the Denver thread. https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1438061&start=200 What post # are the Hangar photos, guess I missed them? New post today with updated construction photo of the hangar. https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=3...

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by DEN1895
Sun Aug 16, 2020 10:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

August Construction Update Some of the projects I tried to get wider shots to show the entire project Southwest Hangar https://i.imgur.com/Tx3XSJfl.jpg A East South Side https://i.imgur.com/9SmUjuLl.jpg North Side https://i.imgur.com/MDabPdfl.jpg Whole project from the North https://i.imgur.com/1SFW...

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by DEN1895
Sun Aug 16, 2020 3:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New WN hangar in DEN
Replies: 7
Views: 3358

Re: New WN hangar in DEN

viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1438061&start=200


What post # are the Hangar photos, guess I missed them?


157 and 176, more than likely I will post the August construction pics tomorrow.
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Amwest2United wrote:
ytib wrote:
Photos can be found in the Denver thread.
viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1438061&start=200


What post # are the Hangar photos, guess I missed them?


157 and 176, more than likely I will post the August construction pics tomorrow.

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by DEN1895
Mon Aug 10, 2020 2:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

June traffic numbers are out, and it is interesting to see how the numbers played out. For the 2nd month in a row WN is the largest airline, passing UA by a wide margin this month. F9 was larger than UA’s mainline operation for the month by nearly 80,000 pax. Overall passenger counts were down 72.6%...

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by DEN1895
Fri Aug 07, 2020 2:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

The airport posted some interior shots of B West which will be opening later this year, the new terrazzo looks nice. https://i.imgur.com/7UfnRtJl.jpg https://i.imgur.com/bKd9Tifl.jpg Link to the tweet: https://twitter.com/DENAirport/status/1291426349974986752?s=20

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by DEN1895
Thu Aug 06, 2020 4:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

I know its a long ways off, but I'm still curious how the proposed East/West concourses would connect to the great hall now hat the hotel is built. I assume there is already in place room for trains/pedestrian walkway to go under the hotel to connect to "south wing"? Also wasnt there talk...

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by DEN1895
Fri Jul 24, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

Could you help me understand approximately where an east concourse would be built? Would that be proposed to the east of Rwy 17/35? Thanks. Frontier 14 Here is the graphic posted in the 2019 thread: https://i.imgur.com/NEGgW0Yl.png As far as the new gate go, both Southwest and United have said ther...

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by DEN1895
Fri Jul 24, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

DEN1985 (or anyone else who knows), this is a more long term question that im wondering if you have any information on. The latest master plan update shows future concourses East and West of the main terminal which ive heard might be a better option that expanding out to D/E. Have there been any di...

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by DEN1895
Fri Jul 24, 2020 4:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

For this final post, we will be looking at the future, specifically 2025. There are several projects in place to change most of the airport experience by that time, hopefully for the better. 1. Great Hall - I hope that by 2025 the majority of the work is complete, as that would give the other 2/3rd ...

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by DEN1895
Thu Jul 23, 2020 2:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 397
Views: 72297

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2020

I didn’t relialize they were adding a new return to terminal loop. I assume the old one is being removed? Wonder what the purpose was for moving it! Thanks for the update. The main reason for moving it is to reduce the amount of lane changes when people use the return to terminal for the West side,...

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