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by travelasia
Mon Jul 01, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SAA Leasing A350
Replies: 133
Views: 25912

Re: SAA Leasing A350

Keep in mind that the A340-600 is roughly the size of an 77W. Leham made a comparison using LAX-PVG, that is the only one I know of that uses roughly the same assumptions to 77W to A35K to A359 77W 97,7 t 100 % 127,7 % 140,0 % A35K 76,5 t 78,3 % 100 % 109,6 % A359 69,8 t 71,4 % 91,2 % 100 % The A359...

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by travelasia
Thu Jun 13, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Qantas saying it is almost ready to select Project Sunrise aircraft
Replies: 1494
Views: 273763

Re: Updated: Qantas saying it is almost ready to select Project Sunrise aircraft

I doubt that the deadline is that hard. Only if the business case is almost equal - if not, then QF would wither wait, or it does not matter.

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by travelasia
Wed Jun 05, 2019 6:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Qantas saying it is almost ready to select Project Sunrise aircraft
Replies: 1494
Views: 273763

Re: Updated: Qantas saying it is almost ready to select Project Sunrise aircraft

[...] 2) Financing to Australian conditions. Australia has its own set of tax rules covering deperication but also the treatment of different finance methods. There is also the ASX listing rules, there may well be other points under this heading. 3) Structure of the order, do not expect one order f...

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by travelasia
Mon Jun 03, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Qantas saying it is almost ready to select Project Sunrise aircraft
Replies: 1494
Views: 273763

Re: Updated: Qantas saying it is almost ready to select Project Sunrise aircraft

For those who think QF can’t order enough aircraft to make it worthwhile for OEMs to develop a new variant, Joyce is making it explicit he’s looking at Paris, Frankfurt, Rio/Sao Paulo, Johannesburg and I guess Washington or Miami – from some combination of Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. In additio...

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by travelasia
Thu May 30, 2019 11:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Qantas saying it is almost ready to select Project Sunrise aircraft
Replies: 1494
Views: 273763

Re: Updated: Qantas saying it is almost ready to select Project Sunrise aircraft

I think the whole blocking of seats discussion is a bit astray. (Everything about the bumped bags has been said already). Let’s start with the 300 pax remark. I think it looks to rounded to the nearest hundred to be used as a figure that is carved in stone. I am pretty sure the guys at QF have signi...

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by travelasia
Wed May 22, 2019 6:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Qantas saying it is almost ready to select Project Sunrise aircraft
Replies: 1494
Views: 273763

Re: Updated: Qantas saying it is almost ready to select Project Sunrise aircraft

If they announce the a350-1000ulr with a 322t or greater MTOW.... U-turn Al indicated a MTOW increase above 3-4 tons is in the works, so the big surprise will not be the announcement in itself, but how much more MTOW, extra fuel tank or not, and when it will be available. (next to: Will it be announ...

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