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by Salomon
Sun Oct 13, 2019 12:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Transat increases YUL-MSY to yearround before it starts
Replies: 20
Views: 2920

Re: Air Transat increases YUL-MSY to yearround before it starts

Air Transat will also be adding San Diego 3 times a week from YUL starting next summer. No formal announcement yet but it's bookable on their website.

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by Salomon
Sun Sep 22, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomas Cook Bankruptcy Discussion Thread
Replies: 1255
Views: 179789

Re: Thomas Cook Airlines News and Discussion Thread

Super80Fan wrote:
This is what happens when you work for an unstable operation.


Thomas Cook has been around for 178 years.

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by Salomon
Thu May 16, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed: Air Canada to buy Air Transat
Replies: 323
Views: 57603

Re: Air Canada in exclusive talks to buy Air Transat

Can anyone provide a quick summary of how Air Canada and Canadian were merged? Timeframe, staff seniority and hurdles?

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by Salomon
Fri May 10, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Is Air Transat a scheduled or charter airline? Or both? Could or would they ever merge with WestJet?
Replies: 15
Views: 3076

Re: Is Air Transat a scheduled or charter airline? Or both? Could or would they ever merge with WestJet?

We have used Transat at least 5 times for UK trips. Other than having to stay at Gatwick the night before departure everything was great. On time flights, great service, friendly staff plus their check in counter is one floor below the main check in pandemonium at Gatwick South. I have seen their p...

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by Salomon
Wed May 01, 2019 2:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Media: Air Transat in Talks of Selling the Company
Replies: 64
Views: 12714

Re: Media: Air Transat in Talks of Selling the Company

My guess is Fosun International takes control of Thomas Cook/Transat and sets them up like TUI/Sunwing.

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by Salomon
Wed Apr 24, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Transat's A321LR scheduled European routes for Summer 2020
Replies: 40
Views: 9005

Re: Air Transat's A321LR scheduled European routes for Summer 2020

oldannyboy wrote:
As much as I love the 321neoLR...is anyone out there secretly wishing we were seeing more A310s instead?...


Last I heard, 310s will be retired by May/June 2020.

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by Salomon
Tue Apr 09, 2019 12:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Transat first A321LR to be delayed by four to six weeks
Replies: 44
Views: 13049

Re: Air Transat first A321LR to be delayed by four to six weeks

Their investor relation's website says the A310s are gone by 2020?

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by Salomon
Sun Mar 17, 2019 6:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What MAX Ban Means For Air Canada TATL
Replies: 108
Views: 20264

Re: What MAX Ban Means For Air Canada TATL

Looks like Air Transat will be operating AC301/302 YUL-YVR-YUL using a A332 starting next week.

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by Salomon
Sun Feb 24, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China Airlines Pilot Sleeps On Duty
Replies: 76
Views: 10485

Re: China Airlines Pilot Sleeps On Duty

Isn't controlled rest practiced by pilots around the globe? I will NEVER NEVER NEVER take controlled rest. If I need it I’ll offload myself downroute. I will not allow some idiot to take a photo of me which can be used against me or my airline in years to follow. I will not allow my napping face to...

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by Salomon
Thu Aug 30, 2018 12:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flair Adds Canada-US Routes (MCO/PIE/MIA/AZA/PSP/LAS)
Replies: 66
Views: 8747

Re: Flair Adds Canada-US Routes (MCO/PIE/MIA/AZA/PSP/LAS)

Anyone with more details as to how the flights will be operated? Someone mentioned using B738 from Air Transat, would that be wet-lease or dry-lease?

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by Salomon
Tue Sep 19, 2017 11:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK A388 go around from 400ft AGL 8 nm before runway in Moscow
Replies: 116
Views: 30116

Re: EK A388 go around from 400ft AGL 8 nm before runway in Moscow

flymia wrote:
While concerning, things happen. An Air Canada crew almost landed on top of a 787 sitting on a taxi way. I will still fly Air Canada. The good thing is the crew noticed the mistake and took action.


Air Canada was told to go around by ATC. It was not initiated by the crew.

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by Salomon
Sat Nov 12, 2011 7:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Revised TS Livery NOV 15 2011
Replies: 33
Views: 8378

RE: Revised TS Livery NOV 15 2011

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by Salomon
Tue Jan 01, 2008 10:11 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Best AI Packages
Replies: 8
Views: 14258

RE: Best AI Packages

You can have a look at www.projectai.com However the models used are less FPS friendly. Im pretty sure world of ai has a southwest package.

To make flightplans, i use the MRAI compiler. It can be found of avsim:mraicomp.zip

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by Salomon
Fri Dec 28, 2007 4:24 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Huge Gap In The FS9/X AI World
Replies: 23
Views: 13445

RE: Huge Gap In The FS9/X AI World

I think the us/hp package is a mess with all the different repaints, the schedule, the missing repaints...

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by Salomon
Wed Dec 19, 2007 11:50 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Huge Gap In The FS9/X AI World
Replies: 23
Views: 13445

RE: Huge Gap In The FS9/X AI World

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by Salomon
Tue Dec 18, 2007 4:21 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Huge Gap In The FS9/X AI World
Replies: 23
Views: 13445

RE: Huge Gap In The FS9/X AI World

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by Salomon
Mon Dec 17, 2007 9:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC 777 Routes
Replies: 29
Views: 5560

RE: AC 777 Routes

Slightly off topic but where will the 5th and 6th 777-200LR be deployed? The first 4 are on <acronym title="Toronto - Lester B. Pearson International (Malton) (YYZ / CYYZ), Canada - Ontario">YYZ</acronym>-<acronym title="CURRENT: Hong Kong - Chek Lap Kok International (HKG / VHHH), China - Hong Kong...

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by Salomon
Fri Nov 16, 2007 5:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Gimli Glider Still Flying?
Replies: 25
Views: 8111

RE: Gimli Glider Still Flying?

I believe the Gimli's schedule was extended untill at least 08NOV. Not sure what happened from there.

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by Salomon
Wed Nov 14, 2007 12:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New CRJ-705 For Air Canada Jazz
Replies: 17
Views: 5916

RE: New CRJ-705 For Air Canada Jazz

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by Salomon
Thu Aug 23, 2007 11:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC To Increase YOW Service By 10% This Winter
Replies: 17
Views: 4984

RE: AC To Increase YOW Service By 10% This Winter

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by Salomon
Thu Aug 02, 2007 1:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Ranked 'Best Airline In North America'
Replies: 35
Views: 8442

RE: Air Canada Ranked 'Best Airline In North America'

Just a quick word to say that the 1rst A321 is being XM'ed : C-GJWO.

Here is the full list:
11 A319 (out of 41)
30 A320 (out of 42)
7 B763 (out of 31)
All CRA, E90 and E75

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by Salomon
Sat Jul 21, 2007 2:31 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: FS 2004 AI Traffic?
Replies: 6
Views: 27830

RE: FS 2004 AI Traffic?

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by Salomon
Thu Jun 28, 2007 12:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WestJet Winter 2007-08 Sked Expansion Released
Replies: 6
Views: 2995

RE: WestJet Winter 2007-08 Sked Expansion Released

Toronto - Los Angeles (new route) December 15, 2007 1X daily

Didnt they try this route and then drop it a year or so ago?

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by Salomon
Tue Jun 26, 2007 2:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: No More Pets For AC
Replies: 75
Views: 5732

RE: No More Pets For AC

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by Salomon
Thu Jun 14, 2007 10:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Easyjet's New Ecojet
Replies: 34
Views: 14531

RE: Easyjet's New Ecojet

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by Salomon
Fri May 25, 2007 12:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Jazz And Q-Series
Replies: 21
Views: 5267

RE: Air Canada Jazz And Q-Series

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by Salomon
Thu May 17, 2007 3:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC 763XM Modified
Replies: 4
Views: 1626

RE: AC 763XM Modified

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by Salomon
Mon May 07, 2007 1:17 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Woai Question
Replies: 13
Views: 8324

RE: Woai Question

I bet when Air Canada will have painted all/most of their aircrafts in the new colors and a decent <acronym title="Air India">AI</acronym> E190 will be available, we will see an Air Canada package. For now, Air Canada has too many different liveries flying (old colors, new colors tail only, new colo...

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by Salomon
Sat May 05, 2007 1:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Canadian Aviation Thread PT. 1
Replies: 99
Views: 9704

RE: Canadian Aviation Thread PT. 1

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by Salomon
Wed May 02, 2007 12:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Canadian Aviation Thread PT. 1
Replies: 99
Views: 9704

RE: Canadian Aviation Thread PT. 1

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by Salomon
Tue May 01, 2007 8:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC Jazz, Dash-8 @ BOS. Where From?
Replies: 3
Views: 2746

RE: AC Jazz, Dash-8 @ BOS. Where From?

The used the Dash 8 on YQB-BOS a while ago but the route was dropped soon after.

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by Salomon
Mon Apr 30, 2007 7:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Canadian Aviation Thread PT. 1
Replies: 99
Views: 9704

RE: Canadian Aviation Thread PT. 1

Thanks for starting this thread! There is something I wanted to talk about for a while now. Air Canada Jazz has started to hire pilots directly from piloting schools in Canada. This year, they intend to hire 8-12 young pilots (I believe) and send them as co-pilot on dash 8 / CRJ. At my piloting scho...

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by Salomon
Sat Apr 28, 2007 6:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Would AC Consider The B744 Again For Cargo?
Replies: 12
Views: 3441

RE: Would AC Consider The B744 Again For Cargo?

The 2 777F Air Canada had ordered were going to be the first all-cargo aircrafts in AC colors since the DC-8s, I believe. However, the order was converted to 2 extra 777-200LR and then canceled last week. Does anyone know why?

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by Salomon
Fri Apr 27, 2007 1:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Increase 787 Order To 37 Firm
Replies: 78
Views: 16034

RE: Air Canada Increase 787 Order To 37 Firm

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by Salomon
Thu Apr 19, 2007 11:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When Will Air Canada's XM Project Be Finished By?
Replies: 12
Views: 5157

RE: When Will Air Canada's XM Project Be Finished By?

You can find a list of the aircrafts that have or that are currently undergoing refurbishment <a href="http://contrailsphotography.com/acxm1.html" target="_blank">here</a>. So far, it seems like <acronym title="Air Canada">AC</acronym> are refurbishing the original <acronym title="Canadian Airlines"...

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by Salomon
Sat Apr 07, 2007 7:47 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: World Of AI?
Replies: 23
Views: 12159

RE: World Of AI?

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by Salomon
Thu Mar 15, 2007 11:46 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Best AI Traffic?
Replies: 28
Views: 27035

RE: Best AI Traffic?

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by Salomon
Thu Mar 15, 2007 11:41 pm
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Need Help On Installing PAI Or Woai Packages
Replies: 5
Views: 11022

RE: Need Help On Installing PAI Or Woai Packages

Get the installer and the packages here: <a href="http://world-of-ai.com/packages.php" target=_blank>http://world-of-ai.com/packages.php</a> ( you need to be registered on <a href="http://www.avsim.com," target=_blank>www.avsim.com,</a> for free) Learn how to use the installer and packages here: <a ...

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by Salomon
Thu Mar 15, 2007 10:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: First Picture Of AC 777-300 In Full Paint
Replies: 230
Views: 46574

RE: First Picture Of AC 777-300 In Full Paint

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by Salomon
Sat Mar 10, 2007 4:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Maestro Ends Its Operations
Replies: 12
Views: 2657

RE: Maestro Ends Its Operations

According to the article, they flew for 79 days and had 12000 clients. I could not check their schedule because it isnt available on their website anymore, but I assume they had at least 1 return trip per day. If you do the maths, that means 151 passengers per flight on a 210 seater, or roughly a 72...

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by Salomon
Sat Mar 10, 2007 12:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When Will AC Jazz Begin Replacing CRJ-100?
Replies: 16
Views: 4300

RE: When Will AC Jazz Begin Replacing CRJ-100?

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by Salomon
Fri Mar 09, 2007 2:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When Will AC Jazz Begin Replacing CRJ-100?
Replies: 16
Views: 4300

RE: When Will AC Jazz Begin Replacing CRJ-100?

I recall reading somewhere that Jazz wanted to "exchange" the CRJ-100 for some new Q400s from Bombardier. Now, I do not know the details of the plan, but it seems to have fallen through. Jazz operates 25 ex-Air Canada CRJ-100ER (1994-1997), 10 ex-Midway CRJ-200LR (1998-2000), 15 ordered CRJ-200 (200...

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by Salomon
Thu Mar 08, 2007 7:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Maestro Ends Its Operations
Replies: 12
Views: 2657

Maestro Ends Its Operations

A new airline, based in Quebec City (<acronym title="Quebec - Jean Lesage International (YQB / CYQB), Canada - Quebec">YQB</acronym>), announced today it will end its operations. They operated a 757-200, leased from Skyservice, to southern destinations and intended to start service to Nice, Paris an...

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by Salomon
Mon Feb 26, 2007 1:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC 777 Status
Replies: 55
Views: 11012

RE: AC 777 Status

<img border=0 src="http://farm1.static.flickr.com/137/392301267_fd7ad0c89d.jpg" width="500" height="267" border=0> Is it her?<img border=0 src="http://www.airliners.net/discussions/graphics/smilies/pray.gif" width="18" height="19" border=0> Note the blue on the on tail. She came out 02-16-2007? <a h...

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by Salomon
Mon Feb 26, 2007 4:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC 777 Status
Replies: 55
Views: 11012

RE: AC 777 Status

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by Salomon
Mon Feb 26, 2007 4:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC 777 Status
Replies: 55
Views: 11012

RE: AC 777 Status

You can find a delivery schedule for the first 14 <a href="http://canairradio.com/777.html" target="_blank">here</a>. I remember reading somewhere that Air Canada had secured leasing for 1 extra 777-300ER (C-FITW) from a leasing company (which one <img src="/discussions/graphics/smilies/confuse...

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by Salomon
Tue Feb 20, 2007 2:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CRJ 1000 Launch?
Replies: 132
Views: 18241

RE: CRJ 1000 Launch?

Does anyone have a picture of what it will look like? Will it be longer than the A346?  Silly

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by Salomon
Sun Feb 18, 2007 7:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WestJet Looks At US Business Markets
Replies: 34
Views: 5858

RE: WestJet Looks At US Business Markets

<a href="http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/LAC.20070215.RTICKERMAIN15/TPStory/Business" target="_blank">Here</a> is another interesting article to read. <TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95% style="border-top: 1pt #28455E solid;border-right: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-bottom: 1pt #1B2E3F s...

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