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by durangomac
Thu Jul 30, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Skywest/OO Q2 Earnings Due Out Thursday 7/30
Replies: 42
Views: 5267

Re: Skywest/OO Q2 Earnings Due Out Thursday 7/30

Has DL tried to "in-source" more flying to 9E instead of using OO for capacity purchase? If SBN is any example all the Delta Connection flying use to be flown by OO pre-Covid now its all being flown by 9E. When Covid hit OO had most of their CRJ9 jets opf Delta Connection parked at SBN no...

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by durangomac
Fri Jul 24, 2020 11:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Q2 2020 results
Replies: 43
Views: 7160

Re: AS Q2 results

89 aircraft is pretty large percentage of Alaska’s fleet. are they mainly a319/20? The A319s are gone and aren’t coming back. The parked storage is a mix of A320s and various B737NG variants. Capacity is only at about 55% of pre-COVID levels so the other airframes will take time to come back, with ...

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by durangomac
Fri Jul 24, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FAA EAD - CFM-56-7 and -3
Replies: 13
Views: 3905

Re: FAA EAD - B737 NG Engine Failure

I take this EAD this way, when was the last time we have see this many aircraft put into short term storage. I suspect that under normal times the number of short term storage of aircraft was a very small number that were either going into heavy maintenance or just came out of heavy maintenance. We ...

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by durangomac
Wed Jul 08, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Time For Delta To Consider New Airline Partners?
Replies: 85
Views: 12309

Re: Time For Delta To Consider New Airline Partners?

I've seen something strange, not sure if it's just me or a pattern really does exist. I've noticed that a lot of the airlines that DL has invested in directly have filed for some sort of bankruptcy or court protection. Am I just missing other carriers or is this a pattern of carriers invested in by...

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by durangomac
Tue Jul 07, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Time For Delta To Consider New Airline Partners?
Replies: 85
Views: 12309

Re: Time For Delta To Consider New Airline Partners?

I've seen something strange, not sure if it's just me or a pattern really does exist. I've noticed that a lot of the airlines that DL has invested in directly have filed for some sort of bankruptcy or court protection. Am I just missing other carriers or is this a pattern of carriers invested in by ...

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by durangomac
Thu Jun 25, 2020 6:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Express to return to Farmington, New Mexico
Replies: 19
Views: 4356

Re: United Express to return to Farmington, New Mexico

Are they banking on demand from gas exploration? (It can't be coal.) Are they excited just to burn money thru the allowed FAA guarantee/subsidy period? I understand people may be happy to save the 50-mile drive to DRO, but DRO-DEN is showing 8x on an October Tuesday. Frequency to a hub has a lot of...

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by durangomac
Sat Jun 13, 2020 2:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines Network Thread 2020
Replies: 354
Views: 52824

Re: Alaska Airlines Network Thread 2020

I’ll never forget the time I was near the bottom of a 30+ person standby list for a CR2 on a Friday afternoon out of SGU. Needless to say, we were forced to sit around until Saturday morning. I’ve rarely seen lists that long at a major airport, let alone a small regional one. Guess all the OO folks...

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by durangomac
Fri Jun 12, 2020 7:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines Network Thread 2020
Replies: 354
Views: 52824

Re: Alaska Airlines Network Thread 2020

Since UA/OO pulled out of SGU-LAX, would love to see AA or especially AS come in and try it. SGU airport director specifically mentioned SEA as a market he’d like to see added. Would be nice to see a LAX-SGU-SEA type flight added. SGU is a very hard market to make work. OO lost lots of money over t...

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by durangomac
Mon Jun 01, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LEAP engines on 737 and A320 fall way short of on-wing targets
Replies: 42
Views: 11222

Re: LEAP engines on 737 and A320 fall way short of on-wing targets

If I remember correctly that the issue is mainly on the A321Neo. The engines on the A320Neo's while the same are derated and the issues aren't showing up because the engines aren't working as hard. The engines on the MAX are slightly different and aren't showing the same wear. The issue on the A321N...

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by durangomac
Fri May 22, 2020 12:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Swift Air loses part of vertical stabilizer in flight.
Replies: 41
Views: 10134

Re: Swift Air loses part of vertical stabilizer in flight.

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N820TJ
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Looking at FlightAware, looks like the plane was only in VCV for just over an hour.

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N820TJ

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by durangomac
Tue Apr 14, 2020 3:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/12/2020: VB Adds MTY-SAT;UA Adds MEI/PIB;F9 Adds MIA-RDU; 1000s of Routes Are Suspended
Replies: 83
Views: 15016

Re: OAG Changes 4/12/2020: VB Adds MTY-SAT;UA Adds MEI/PIB;F9 Adds MIA-RDU; 1000s of Routes Are Suspended

AS OMA-SEA MAY 1.4>2[1.0 Is that a misfile? Looking at the cuts and is LGA-ORD the deepest listed? Down from 13-1. I'm seeing mutliple mistakes in the AS file. They're not operating more than 1x daily to pretty much any city they serve except a few exceptions. I can't remember for sure but I though...

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by durangomac
Fri Apr 10, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unalaska/Dutch Harbor DUT/PADU now that 7H-Ravn/Penair is shut down
Replies: 59
Views: 8248

Re: Unalaska/Dutch Harbor DUT/PADU now that 7H-Ravn/Penair is shut down

Adding another $12 million loan on top of that — which the judge authorized at Tuesday’s hearing — “was extremely difficult and extremely contested” among the lenders, Neier added. The lenders were troubled by the fact that half of the money was going toward paying wages that had already been earne...

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by durangomac
Mon Apr 06, 2020 5:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/5/2020: Jaw-Dropping
Replies: 152
Views: 25163

Re: OAG Changes 4/5/2020: Jaw-Dropping

The AS schedule load includes some interesting tag flights: SEA-PIT-BWI SEA-RDU-CHS SEA-DFW-IAH SEA-MSP-CMH SEA-SBP-SBA SEA-FCA-HLN I love airlines going back to tag on flights, reminds me when AS flew round robins SEA BUR ONT SEA and others. When do you see the AS tag ons? Just searched couple dat...

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by durangomac
Fri Apr 03, 2020 5:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS to join OneWorld / AA to make SEA an Intl gateway
Replies: 1192
Views: 134110

Re: American to launch SEA-BLR flights in Oct 2020

What are you trying to communicate? The 23,402 person to blame Delta for going into Seattle? Your grammar is incorrect. If anything, DAL going into the SEA market is even more brilliant given the strong tech economy. Wonder why DAL is still running HND-ICN flights? Because of value of corporate con...

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by durangomac
Fri Apr 03, 2020 5:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ravn Alaska closing its doors?
Replies: 160
Views: 23028

Re: Ravn Alaska closing its doors?

NameOmitted wrote:
Does anyone have insight as to specificity why QX left Alaska?


The operation wasn't cost effective, the operation just didn't make money.

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by durangomac
Wed Feb 19, 2020 8:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS to join OneWorld / AA to make SEA an Intl gateway
Replies: 1192
Views: 134110

Re: AS to join OneWorld / AA to make SEA an Intl gateway

No way. That’ll complicate things. However, AA and AS are going to codeshare, and when you book it with the AS* code, then it earns as if it were an AS-operates flight in terms of EQM, bonuses, etc. That is what will make rates more favorable. The terms of the settlement in USA vs. Alaska & Vir...

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by durangomac
Thu Feb 06, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines Network Thread 2020
Replies: 354
Views: 52824

Re: Alaska Airlines Network Thread 2020

jspurg15 wrote:
airlinewatcher1 wrote:
Any chance AS could restart PDX-DEN and SFO-DEN?


The DEN route was not so popular so that is why it went away.


SEA/PDX-DEN has too many players in mix, AS would like to expand but with NK, F9, WN and UA the market is hard to gain much traction to justify a PDX-DEN.

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by durangomac
Thu Jan 23, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest misses on Q4 Earnings
Replies: 72
Views: 11054

Re: Southwest misses on Q4 Earnings

My understanding that most of the westbound Hawaii flights are having to be weight restricted, not surprised the load factor has taken a hit. That definitely makes some sense I just don’t know if they run enough flights to Hawaii for that to have a huge effect on the numbers for the whole system. I...

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by durangomac
Thu Jan 23, 2020 4:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest misses on Q4 Earnings
Replies: 72
Views: 11054

Re: Southwest misses on Q4 Earnings

I’m not actually all that concerned about their numbers. They could be better but I don’t consider them worrisome for the airline. The only thing that really raised my eyebrows was the LF. Having an 83.1% LF when you have 50 airplanes missing seems sort of low. Just my thinking but I’m happy to be ...

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by durangomac
Wed Jan 22, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Accusation: FAA acted improperly in approving WN Hawaii flying
Replies: 87
Views: 14596

Re: Report: FAA acted improperly in approving WN Hawaii flying

I'm surprised to hear allegations that the FAA rushed the approval, since it seemed to take Southwest years to get its Hawaii routes up and running! I was thinking the same thing. Southwest's ETOPS approvals dragged out forever. Maybe it was the Pacific OpSpecs not the ETOPS approvals? The OpsSpec ...

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by durangomac
Tue Jan 21, 2020 10:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Interesting Data: US Flights per Day per Month Dating Back to 1987
Replies: 22
Views: 3621

Re: Interesting Data: US Flights per Day per Month Dating Back to 1987

smokeybandit wrote:
What happened in the 2013/2014 time frame to cause such a drop? Then an immediate skyrocket from December 2017 into January 2018.


This is when majors with regional partners that had less than 5% of total passenger started to have to report for all the small regional partners data.

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by durangomac
Tue Jan 21, 2020 10:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Interesting Data: US Flights per Day per Month Dating Back to 1987
Replies: 22
Views: 3621

Re: Interesting Data: US Flights per Day per Month Dating Back to 1987

Is this of the largest 10 airlines at the time of the data? In other words, if Delta and Northwest merged, that's the same number of flights (ish), and then the next month it's all their flights PLUS another new tenth airline? That's correct. So in 1987 when this data started, the top 10 could incl...

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by durangomac
Tue Jan 21, 2020 1:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Interesting Data: US Flights per Day per Month Dating Back to 1987
Replies: 22
Views: 3621

Re: Interesting Data: US Flights per Day per Month Dating Back to 1987

Interesting data for sure. One point that needs to be adjusted is that the Feb months on leap years appears not to be taking into account the month is 29 days, I think that is why your are seeing a few of the Feb months with highest flight count for the year. I would curious if have looked at day of...

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by durangomac
Mon Jan 13, 2020 1:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/12/2020: UA Adds SMX-DEN/LAX/SFO, MKE-SFO; UP Adds FLL-GGT
Replies: 62
Views: 11437

Re: OAG Changes 1/12/2020: UA Adds SMX-DEN/LAX/SFO, MKE-SFO; UP Adds FLL-GGT

Alsatian wrote:
enilria wrote:
DL ATL-HHH SEP 3>4[3] OCT 3>4[3]


Not bad for a route opened just a few months ago.


Not all that surprised, they used to run multiple daily flights with the ATR. Are they really just operating it with E170's, why not put the E175 on there?

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by durangomac
Fri Jan 03, 2020 9:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounding News and Reference Thread 2020
Replies: 187
Views: 273191

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounding News and Reference Thread 2020

qf789 wrote:
Production 737MAX breakdown

ALASKA AIRLINES

737MAX8

N913AK – stored at MWH
N918AK – production testing

737MAX9

N915AK – stored at SKF


Simple update/correction, all should be listed as 737MAX9.

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by durangomac
Sun Dec 29, 2019 11:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 12/29/2019: UA Adds DEN-DDC,ORD-DEC, Drops IAH-CAE/DAY
Replies: 94
Views: 12431

Re: OAG Changes 12/29/2019: UA Adds DEN-DDC,ORD-DEC, Drops IAH-CAE/DAY

Delta is fighting too many battles. If it wants to sustain growth at sea, it needs to go fully into pdx and probably the state of Alaska also. Without that, as can continue to shift capacity to sea and keep it's gates. As long as Portland and Alaska make money, it will be able to pick all it's eggs...

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by durangomac
Mon Dec 23, 2019 7:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Do airlines reuse flight number of their terminated destination?
Replies: 42
Views: 5797

Re: Do airlines reuse flight number of their terminated destination?

AS uses the 60's and 70's flight numbers on the "Milk Runs" which is 3-6 flights are schedule with the same flight number.

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by durangomac
Sun Dec 22, 2019 9:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 12/22/2019:AS Cuts LAX-FLL/SLC,SFOMSY,OGGSMF,PAEPSP,PDXPHL,SANSLC;F9 Adds Many Routes;AA Cuts JFK Again;WN
Replies: 92
Views: 15669

Re: OAG Changes 12/22/2019:AS Cuts LAX-FLL/SLC,SFOMSY,OGGSMF,PAEPSP,PDXPHL,SANSLC;F9 Adds Many Routes;AA Cuts JFK Again;

People forget that AS management was very vocal that the most valuable assets of the VX merger were the people and gates in LAX, SFO and JFK. Those airports are very limited on available gates and buying an airline that had a sizable number of gates at those airports allowed them to grow at those ai...

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by durangomac
Tue Dec 03, 2019 5:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta changes rules on FA uniforms
Replies: 20
Views: 6975

Re: Delta changes rules on FA uniforms

I think the problem is these airline have now turned to fashion designers to design their FA uniforms. The problem with this approach is fashion designers have never done the an FA's job and don't understand the types of fabric needed how that fabric needs to move, breath, and function among other ...

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by durangomac
Sun Nov 24, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 11/24/2019:;NK Exits KIN-MCO;AS Exits DUT?;TP Adds BOS-PDL;UA Adds DEN-SLN
Replies: 37
Views: 9814

Re: OAG Changes 11/24/2019:;NK Exits KIN-MCO;AS Exits DUT?;TP Adds BOS-PDL;UA Adds DEN-SLN

Alaska doesn’t fly to Dutch Harbor. They have Pennair fly the route for them and it’s only sold under AS code. Following the Saab 2000 crash, the Penair flight is replaced by a Ravn flight through May 31st, and Alaska will not add it’s code. I'm assuming AS interlines with Ravn at least? If not it ...

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by durangomac
Mon Oct 28, 2019 12:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Air announces Q3 2019 results
Replies: 51
Views: 12697

Re: Alaska Air announces Q3 2019 results

I'm not sure that's in the cards at this point. They're still finalizing the 5 year plan, but the high-level info on it so far is expect to see organic growth of around 10-15 airframes per year. Not saying M&A is completely out, but it's certainly not something being actively discussed, whereas...

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by durangomac
Tue Oct 15, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest using ASAP to discipline mechanics
Replies: 5
Views: 3103

Re: Southwest using ASAP to discipline mechanics

I'm really curious to hear more about this. ASAP is actually not a blanket immunity. If the ASAP Committee decides the report doesn't fit the ASAP program definition then it's refereed back to the company to possibly investigation and/or disciplinary action.

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by durangomac
Sat Aug 31, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS expands Pacific Northwest to California with 8 new routes & adds frequencies on others
Replies: 154
Views: 26071

Re: AS expands Pacific Northwest to California with 8 new routes & adds frequencies on others

Huge cuts for SAN, unfortunately. I was truly hoping that AS would grow SAN into a hub, unfortunately, the experiment failed...... SAN has never been a "hub" for AS, they have always regarded it a focus city because SAN is not relying on connecting traffic. Since the O+D traffic apparentl...

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by durangomac
Sun Aug 25, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unconfirmed: Mesa Airlines to Operate 737
Replies: 65
Views: 18746

Re: Unconfirmed: Mesa Airlines to Operate 737

This is why. https://newsroom.hawaiianairlines.com/releases/hawaiian-airlines-reaches-settlement-with-mesa-air-group So if I'm tracking correctly...Hawaiian opened their books to Mesa and Mesa turned around used that information against them to compete? Mesa approached Hawaiian (and Aloha) during b...

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by durangomac
Sun Jun 16, 2019 12:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread
Replies: 831
Views: 188005

Re: Alaska Airlines repaints Airbus fleet

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N929VA
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A new Airbus A321-200neo was delivered today, in GSO being prep'd for service.
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N929VA

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by durangomac
Mon Jun 03, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread
Replies: 831
Views: 188005

Re: Alaska Airlines repaints Airbus fleet

Thanks for the insight.. Do we know when any of the specialty planes will be due for a repaint? I’ve seen a few pics of the “Salmon Thirty Salmon” 800 and the paint still looks good from a distance. I don't know the schedule but it was announced that the Cars themed plane is going in to be repainte...

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by durangomac
Sun Jun 02, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread
Replies: 831
Views: 188005

Re: Alaska Airlines repaints Airbus fleet

Thanks for the insight.. Do we know when any of the specialty planes will be due for a repaint? I’ve seen a few pics of the “Salmon Thirty Salmon” 800 and the paint still looks good from a distance. I don't know the schedule but it was announced that the Cars themed plane is going in to be repainte...

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by durangomac
Sun Jun 02, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread
Replies: 831
Views: 188005

Re: Alaska Airlines repaints Airbus fleet

From what I’ve read is that AS didn’t repaint the wings on the Airbus repaints. Will they repaint the wings on the 737 repaints? What I remembered reading was that because the repaints from red tails to blue was before a normal repaint that the paint on the wings didn't need any work yet. Since the...

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by durangomac
Sat May 25, 2019 12:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor: AS trying to get B6
Replies: 302
Views: 45718

Re: Rumor: AS trying to get B6

I think the single biggest mistake ASA has made on transcons is slow playing the rollout on the transcon aircraft on satellite wifi and the new F cabin...its a big mistake. Satellite wifi is supposed to be completed fleet-wide by the end of 2020. It's a big project, requiring major downtime for an ...

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by durangomac
Tue May 14, 2019 11:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Seattle is Vancouver's greatest threat to Trans-Pacific airport hub supremacy
Replies: 84
Views: 12586

Re: Seattle is Vancouver's greatest threat to Trans-Pacific airport hub supremacy

SEA’s constraints currently are not runway related, it’s all taxiways and terminal congestion. They’re working on it, but it’s a long ways from completion. Actually SEA is runway constrained. There are noise abatement procedures in place and those restrict the max operations to about 81 per hour in...

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by durangomac
Sun May 12, 2019 11:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread
Replies: 831
Views: 188005

Re: Alaska Airlines repaints Airbus fleet

Red Tail: A319 [0] A320 [0] A321 [1] - 922 #VXforever 922 is in for a C-Check in GSO, I suspect it will go in for paint after coming out of C-Check so there is no more VX painted aircraft flying revenue flights if my assumption is correct. Sad to see VX go but it's all AS now except for the interio...

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by durangomac
Mon Apr 15, 2019 11:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread
Replies: 831
Views: 188005

Re: Alaska Airlines repaints Airbus fleet

Any idea why they are painting the Most West Coast birds (which were at least in Alaska-ish colors) before the three red tail A321neos? Not sure if they were decals, but perhaps just a faster turn-around time? Probably not a helpful answer. There were decals and were planned to only wear them for a...

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by durangomac
Fri Mar 29, 2019 11:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why hasn't Alaska Airlines ordered more A320NEOs and A321NEOS?
Replies: 46
Views: 9097

Re: Why hasn't Alaska Airlines ordered more A320NEOs and A321NEOS?

Alaska Airlines is flying A321neo with LEAP engines. But even for the GTF the engine failure rate today, is at the worst hit airline inside the failure rate that is acceptable for ETOPS 120, so not that bad. AS is having issues with engine reliability on the 321NEO despite using the LEAP. TBO was e...

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by durangomac
Fri Mar 29, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why hasn't Alaska Airlines ordered more A320NEOs and A321NEOS?
Replies: 46
Views: 9097

Re: Why hasn't Alaska Airlines ordered more A320NEOs and A321NEOS?

When the 321neo is flying it's a great plane but the engine problems are a huge drag on the aircraft's profits. For that reason the 321neo's are really not that great currently for AS. I suspect that once the engine issues are fixed then AS will do more analysis to verify that the plane is really pr...

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by durangomac
Fri Mar 29, 2019 5:45 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Which US Airline Merger Was Better Executed?
Replies: 20
Views: 2378

Re: Which US Airline Merger Was Better Executed?

While the AS/VX merger is still working thru parts of it, the integration is for the most part complete to passengers except for a few planes left to be painted and the interiors swapped out, what do others think about it?

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by durangomac
Fri Mar 22, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread
Replies: 831
Views: 188005

Re: Alaska Airlines repaints Airbus fleet

f35 wrote:
Red Tails:
A319 [2] - 527/528*
A320 [3] - 630*/632*/639
A321 [3] - 921*/922/923
*GSO for Cabin Refit


528 is in GSO for C-Check but isn't listed for the Cabin refit.Supposed to exit today, we'll see if it goes in for Cabin.

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by durangomac
Mon Nov 26, 2018 4:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Fleet Repaint Thread
Replies: 831
Views: 188005

Re: Alaska Airlines starts repainting Airbus fleet

I’d think one complicating factor with the Ejets is that QX flies some and OO flies some. Who foots the bill on interior mods to OO planes? If AS wants the change then AS will pay for it. That being said, it will require OO to documentation on the change which will cost AS also but then OO could us...

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by durangomac
Sun Nov 18, 2018 12:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS Announces long awaited PAE flights on sale now, WN transfers slots to AS
Replies: 145
Views: 20770

Re: AS Announces long awaited PAE flights on sale now, WN transfers slots to AS

Five flights at an airport 30 miles away from downtown SEA (or whatever it is) for 80 flights at an airport that's super close to downtown SEA? I personally don't see that. Alaska about flew over the table at WN when they announced intentions to serve BFI before. During the WN failed attempt to rel...

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by durangomac
Sun Oct 14, 2018 7:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Management shake up at Alaska Air Group
Replies: 69
Views: 10780

Re: Management shake up at Alaska Air Group

As much as it pains me to say this, these cuts are a by-product of an acquisition. However, I am upset that the chosen employees were not already quietly notified and offered a severance package or optional retirement. Leaving the knife hovering above an entire work group for 3 weeks with nobody kn...

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by durangomac
Mon Jul 09, 2018 10:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin Atlantic network going downhill?
Replies: 112
Views: 21949

Re: Virgin Atlantic network going downhill?

"Delta is ruining VA in my opinion" Would you be so kind as to explain or offer concrete proof of that claim. Go look at the board of directors for the company. When the CEO and CRO of DL are listed kind of makes sound like DL is helping running the show. To that effect they even listed &...

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