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by Western727
Wed May 05, 2021 2:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington State Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 85
Views: 8763

Re: Washington State Aviation Thread - 2021

Technically, didn't AS only fly the LAX-YYZ route? I remember back in the 1980's that you could fly TG between SEA and YYZ. I could AS flying that route...less likely DL. But who knows. I also hope AC decides to reinstate YUL-SEA. You are correct, it was LAX-SEA with the Mad Dog back in the mid-198...

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by Western727
Fri Apr 23, 2021 2:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 13732

Re: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021

According to the ABJ, Austin airport is building new 90,000-square-foot cargo facility to keep up with demand for e-commerce. https://www.bizjournals.com/austin/news/2021/04/22/airport-plans-cargo-facility-expansion.html Thanks for this. Do you have a visual of where the new facility will be built?...

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by Western727
Fri Apr 23, 2021 1:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 13732

Re: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021

In other news, the runways are now numbered 18/36. Bye-bye, 17/35.

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by Western727
Wed Apr 21, 2021 6:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 880
Views: 106532

Re: Alaska Airlines Fleet/Network Thread - 2021

ATSS wrote:
There is already a slot for PDX-DCA. The flight is currently suspended due to demand, but is scheduled to return this summer. 764 is the outbound, not sure of the inbound.


Had to do a double take; the idea of an AS 767-400...one can only dream. :lol:

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by Western727
Mon Apr 19, 2021 6:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to launch PDX-ICN in September 2021
Replies: 90
Views: 14316

Re: Delta to launch PDX-ICN in September 2021

SLC does not have the O&D to sustain SLC-ICN. And connections are best routed through SEA, LAX, DTW, ATL and MSP? My thoughts exactly. Further, DL isn't friends with AS anymore either, so who would feed the ICN flight at PDX? And the SEA native in me knows that PDX has a much less ethnically-di...

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by Western727
Mon Apr 19, 2021 5:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to launch PDX-ICN in September 2021
Replies: 90
Views: 14316

Re: Delta to launch PDX-ICN in September 2021

Thanks to everyone for your responses and for setting the record straight.

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by Western727
Mon Apr 19, 2021 12:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to launch PDX-ICN in September 2021
Replies: 90
Views: 14316

Re: Delta to launch PDX-ICN in September 2021

Surprised they would not connect SLC to ICN instead given it is a hub. SLC does not have the O&D to sustain SLC-ICN. And connections are best routed through SEA, LAX, DTW, ATL and MSP? My thoughts exactly. Further, DL isn't friends with AS anymore either, so who would feed the ICN flight at PDX...

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by Western727
Mon Apr 19, 2021 12:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1540
Views: 181664

Re: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2021

Any updates on the MAX 8 wiring thing? I'm hoping my 7M8 two weeks from today (WN626 ABQ-DEN) doesn't get swapped, for it's supposed to be my first MAX flight.

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by Western727
Thu Apr 15, 2021 7:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 13732

Re: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021

freerover wrote:
Is the west runway opened back up?


Not yet, supposed to open in a week. Current NOTAM: RWY 17R/35L CLSD. 18 MAR 17:46 2021 UNTIL 22 APR 09:00 2021. CREATED: 18 MAR 17:46 2021

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by Western727
Tue Apr 13, 2021 5:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NTSB Renews Calls for Cockpit Video Recorders
Replies: 344
Views: 21806

Re: NTSB Renews Calls for Cockpit Video Recorders

It's not a matter of if, but when. As stated above it's almost everywhere else. Continuing to advocate against cockpit video recorders is becoming a weaker position as the years go by.

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by Western727
Thu Apr 08, 2021 12:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates A380 fleet to stay for longer
Replies: 140
Views: 19373

Re: Emirates A380 fleet to stay for longer

What a long spread from first flight to EIS. I so wish I could get my cousin's wife (who's on the flight test team) to spill. Of course she's never spilled anything over the years, even to the point of me jokingly calling our relationship strained because she wouldn't share the 777X specs in the lat...

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by Western727
Thu Apr 08, 2021 12:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sriwijaya Air 737-500 (SJ182 CGK-PNK) crashes shortly after takeoff
Replies: 835
Views: 240721

Re: Sriwijaya Air 737-500 (SJ182 CGK-PNK) crashes shortly after takeoff

Boeingphan wrote:
Silence a week after finding the cvr? I was thinking we may hear something by now.


Likewise.

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by Western727
Mon Apr 05, 2021 5:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 880
Views: 106532

Re: Alaska Airlines Fleet/Network Thread - 2021

Plus, from SEA there's a number of nonstops to multiple Hawaiian destinations, as well as Los Cabos, Acapculco, Puerto Vallarta, etc. The Caribbean means an automatic connection, which of course means more travel time. SJU on random dates in May would take as short as 8h 58m eastbound and 9h 58m we...

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by Western727
Fri Apr 02, 2021 12:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 880
Views: 106532

Re: Alaska Airlines Fleet/Network Thread - 2021

My assumption would be that they want to codeshare beyond MIA on AA. They want to use SEA and PDX to gather pax from all over the PNW, send them to MIA, and connect them to AA's wide-ranging destinations in Latin America. They don't have those onward connections from FLL (unless they codeshare with...

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by Western727
Tue Mar 30, 2021 4:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA large AUS expansion
Replies: 210
Views: 26671

Re: AA large AUS expansion

Southwest fires a shot at AA's Austin expansion plans, and drives a stake into the heart of Delta's "focus" city. "Southwest will begin nonstop service to 37 cities from Austin this summer." https://finance.yahoo.com/news/southwest-luv-announces-major-summer-131001184.html Sound...

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by Western727
Tue Mar 30, 2021 2:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 13732

Re: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021

That is a good point Carlos, I do think that AA’s aggression will pay off, but so will Delta’s strategy. Considering competitors to Southwest at Austin, I would say in the past Frontier was best set up to compete, but now AA is in line. I do not see AA ever beating or coming close to Southwest in A...

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by Western727
Tue Mar 30, 2021 1:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 13732

Re: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021

I could see Geg for sure being added maybe by southwest but if not probably Alaska Not a network carrier, but why not G4? I mean they could but Alaska added BOI that’s why I see them adding it and there a large carrier at GEG I don't see AUS-GEG happening. I grew up in SEA and grew up visiting fami...

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by Western727
Tue Mar 30, 2021 1:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 13732

Re: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021

What are some cities left for them to serve from AUS they don’t serve ? One city that comes to mind for me is MKE. They have a sizable Southwest presence as well. Would be a venture into Wisconsin, a state that hasn’t been touched by AUS in awhile. I think Frontier tried MKE in the past. MKE is rig...

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by Western727
Fri Mar 26, 2021 12:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 13732

Re: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021

Still no SEA resumption! Heh, I always tell my friends these additions are great, if only I can actually fly way more often and take advantage of those probably low fares as a result of the competition. Good to be able to fly nonstop on southwest to almost anywhere from AUS. Reeeeally wish I can ac...

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by Western727
Wed Mar 24, 2021 1:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 13732

Re: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021

Alaska adding flights on SEA-AUS from 3x to 4x daily and PDX-AUS from 1x to 2x daily this summer. Will be using E175s on the new added flights. Good. More eye candy for this GA pilot out of 50R (Lockhart). Flying above AUS's class charlie airspace has become a favorite pastime. Just a couple of wee...

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by Western727
Wed Mar 24, 2021 1:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 13732

Re: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021

I don't believe there's *any* footage of aircraft taking off and landing at the old Robert Mueller? I see plenty of photos but the only video I see of an aircraft operating out of there is this one. An AA DC10 seen from above in a hot air balloon. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5dRnUM1HvM8 I remem...

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by Western727
Mon Mar 15, 2021 2:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA large AUS expansion
Replies: 210
Views: 26671

Re: AA large AUS expansion

There is a plan to build a 32 gate satellite concourse and a new consolidated head terminal at AUS, but it has been delayed due to the pandemic. They really need to get going on it though. AUS badly needs more gates. This :thumbsup: :thumbsup: Agree. Using the pandemic as an excuse isn’t going to w...

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by Western727
Fri Mar 12, 2021 4:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 587
Views: 64460

Re: Delta Announces ANC-DTW/JFK/LAX, SLC-FAI

I'm thrilled to see the light at the end of the COVID tunnel grow brighter by the week.

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by Western727
Fri Mar 12, 2021 3:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA large AUS expansion
Replies: 210
Views: 26671

Re: AA large AUS expansion

https://viewfromthewing.com/american-ai ... ew-routes/

LAS 738
BNA 175
RDU 175
MCO 738
TPA 319
IAD 319
MSY 175
ASE CR7
VPS 175
SJD 319
-->

nc3rd wrote:
Anyword on the aircraft type? Should we expect E175s?


From: https://viewfromthewing.com/american-ai ... ew-routes/

LAS 738
BNA 175
RDU 175
MCO 738
TPA 319
IAD 319
MSY 175
ASE CR7
VPS 175
SJD 319

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by Western727
Fri Mar 12, 2021 3:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 13732

Re: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021

OAG shows Lufthansa set to return in June hopefully. LH AUS-FRA MAY 0.7>0[0.4] JUN 0.7>0.4[0.3] JUL 0.7>0.4[0.4] AUG 0.7>0.4[0.7] SEP 0.7>0.4[0] OCT 0.7>0.5[0.2] Fingers crossed. I wonder about HA as well; their 330 is still set to arrive in AUS on the evening of 21 April and return the next mornin...

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by Western727
Fri Mar 12, 2021 1:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA large AUS expansion
Replies: 210
Views: 26671

Re: AA large AUS expansion

Great discussion here. One thing that comes to mind is DL's SkyClub. It's much nicer than AA's Admirals Club here, so I'm leaning on those of you who say that DL will still build a focus city here. Time will tell, of course. In any case, it's going to be very interesting to watch. Do this mean AA wi...

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by Western727
Thu Mar 11, 2021 7:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA large AUS expansion
Replies: 210
Views: 26671

Re: AA large AUS expansion

I think this talk of DL loyalty in DFW is a myth. DL closed it's DFW hub 17 years ago; those travellers have long retired or moved on to other carriers. DL's route network is not useful for someone based in Texas. Agreed if DFW has a very loyal flyer base there they would have never shut the hub do...

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by Western727
Tue Mar 09, 2021 4:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1540
Views: 181664

Re: Southwest Announces BLI, EUG, MYR

EUG and BLI I can see something like 2 OAK, 2 DEN And 2 LAS. MYR I can see a similar schedule like they have planned for SAV. Flyguy Why not PHX from BLI, out of curiosity? Granted, DEN fits the scheme of connecting traffic for the midwest, NE, East and SE...and even the south (TX and surrounding s...

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by Western727
Mon Mar 08, 2021 8:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 880
Views: 106532

Re: Alaska Airlines Fleet/Network Thread - 2021

The problem appears to be gogo 2ku radardome. It has not been cleared for the MAX. If you look at AS max pictures there is no dome on the planes. It might explain why N915AK has been up at PAE for a month. The not-yet-cleared seems odd to me. The MAX isn't a new aircraft anymore. What am I missing?...

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by Western727
Mon Mar 08, 2021 8:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1540
Views: 181664

Re: Southwest Announces BLI, EUG, MYR

For this AUS resident with in-laws in YVR...I'm loving the BLI add!! :hyper: Having grown up in SEA my family of 4 generally flies there by default and drives up to YVR. But the idea of possibly avoiding the large SEA terminal and annoying shuttle bus ride to/from the consolidated rental car facilit...

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by Western727
Mon Mar 08, 2021 7:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 880
Views: 106532

Re: Alaska Airlines Fleet/Network Thread - 2021

From what I was told, Alaska is gonna hold on sending the MAX anywhere outside the west coast for a little while. Their original plan was to send them to the east coast during their April schedule, but with the WiFi issue, they're gonna keep them on those west coast 2 hour flights at least until it...

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by Western727
Tue Mar 02, 2021 9:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 13732

Re: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021

Things are picking up for DL in AUS. Showing 23 flights scheduled for today, Tuesday 3/2: ATL 6x A321 JFK 2x BCS1 DTW 1x BCS3, 1x BCS1, 1x E75S MSP 2x BCS1, 1x E170 SLC 1x A320, 1X BCS3, 1x BCS1 LAX 1x B738, 2x A319 BOS 1x BCS1 SEA 1x BCS1 RDU 1x E75S That's great, thanks for sharing! I hope things...

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by Western727
Tue Mar 02, 2021 6:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 13732

Re: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021

Things are picking up for DL in AUS. Showing 23 flights scheduled for today, Tuesday 3/2: ATL 6x A321 JFK 2x BCS1 DTW 1x BCS3, 1x BCS1, 1x E75S MSP 2x BCS1, 1x E170 SLC 1x A320, 1X BCS3, 1x BCS1 LAX 1x B738, 2x A319 BOS 1x BCS1 SEA 1x BCS1 RDU 1x E75S That's great, thanks for sharing! I hope things...

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by Western727
Tue Feb 23, 2021 1:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL2123 makes emergency landing in SLC
Replies: 23
Views: 5333

Re: DL2123 makes emergency landing in SLC

The KSL story wasn't that sensationalist. I'm shocked. After all, this was a catastrophic failure leading to the 752 barely making it to SLC! :o

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by Western727
Tue Feb 23, 2021 1:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA 1832 CUN-IAH MSY Divert Due to #2 Engine Shutdown Plus Flap Issues
Replies: 41
Views: 10250

Re: UA 1832 IAH-CUN MSY Divert Due to #2 Engine Shutdown Plus Flap Issues

The right or #2 engine has the engine driven hydraulic pump for the flaps and leading edge devices on the 737s. So maybe the two circles west of the airport were to complete the flap extension to 15 degrees prior to completing the approach. The backup electric pump supplies the same pressure (3,000...

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by Western727
Mon Feb 22, 2021 7:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA328 engine explosion at DEN
Replies: 600
Views: 107971

Re: UA328 engine explosion at DEN

Wing To Body Fairing, it attaches to the wing and fuselage...... https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Eu0qsUXXUAAiT7_?format=jpg&name=medium Is there an exit point? If not, can we safely assume that whatever punctured the fairing is still somewhere within the fairing? Was the centre fuel tank compromise...

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by Western727
Wed Feb 10, 2021 10:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 880
Views: 106532

Re: Alaska Airlines Fleet/Network Thread - 2021

N913AK was out and about today. When down to SAN, which I get as it is one of the first cities the max will be heading. It then stopped in SBA which I an pretty certain wouldn't see a MAX except as a diversion. Link for anyone who wants to follow along at home. https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N...

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by Western727
Wed Feb 03, 2021 2:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 2/2/2021:AA DABPHL;AS Cuts EWRSJC,LAXORD,PHLSFO,PAE-BOI/PDX,More;F9 Axes 31 Routes;SY Expands;UA SJT;WN
Replies: 91
Views: 14502

Re: OAG Changes 2/2/2021:AA DABPHL;AS Cuts EWRSJC,LAXORD,PHLSFO,PAE-BOI/PDX,More;F9 Axes 31 Routes;SY Expands;UA SJT;WN

MIflyer12 wrote:
The F9 cuts at AUS, CVG and EWR seem... comprehensive?


AUS caught my attention since that's my local airport. Indeed, AUS seems to be getting left with only a token 0.8 avg daily departure to MCO in April.

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by Western727
Wed Jan 13, 2021 6:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sriwijaya Air 737-500 (SJ182 CGK-PNK) crashes shortly after takeoff
Replies: 835
Views: 240721

Re: Sriwijaya Air 737-500 (SJ182 CGK-PNK) crashes shortly after takeoff

Okay I am in no way a pilot or have any special knowledge, but looking at the profiles the one option that stands out to me and I do not even know if this is possible, is that they somehow banked the aircraft all the way till they were upside down and then pulled hard backwards to aim themselves st...

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by Western727
Thu Jan 07, 2021 2:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 880
Views: 106532

Re: Alaska Announces LAX-AUS, SAN-JFK

Why does the world need seven airlines flying between LAX and Austin? Alaska now joins United, Delta, American, JetBlue, Southwest and Spirit on the route. I’m struggling to find any other route in the country that has seven airlines competing. With you on that. Seems oversaturated. Jockeying for m...

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by Western727
Wed Jan 06, 2021 3:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/5/2021:DL Resumes RDU-AUS/JAX/LAS, Ups FLL to 3X;B6 Trims MAR
Replies: 47
Views: 11175

Re: OAG Changes 1/5/2021:DL Resumes RDU-AUS/JAX/LAS, Ups FLL to 3X;B6 Trims MAR

Think QR has the edge here, given its membership in OW and access to AS feed. At the moment, there is likely room for only one super connector at SEA. Doesn't AS also provide feed for EK? If that's the case I don't see QR having an edge at SEA. As of now, and since 2015 they have, but with AS havin...

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by Western727
Wed Jan 06, 2021 1:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/5/2021:DL Resumes RDU-AUS/JAX/LAS, Ups FLL to 3X;B6 Trims MAR
Replies: 47
Views: 11175

Re: OAG Changes 1/5/2021:DL Resumes RDU-AUS/JAX/LAS, Ups FLL to 3X;B6 Trims MAR

Was DOH-SEA just recently loaded? I see its starting on January 29 (3 weeks from now), which is very little time between now and then for passengers to book this flight. I'm curious to see what load factors will be like once this route starts. EK announced that it is going back to SEA on Feb 1st. E...

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by Western727
Fri Jan 01, 2021 3:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 114
Views: 13732

Re: Austin (Texas) Aviation Thread - 2021

I guess we won't see pacific routes in 2021. You get AUS-HNL although that's probably not what you meant. Any idea on when AUS-LHR actually comes back? I see March 2nd loaded into the schedule and 3x/week on the A350 and moving back to daily in April but I still have my doubts That's a good start. ...

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by Western727
Wed Dec 16, 2020 2:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin Texas Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 230
Views: 34755

Re: Austin Texas Aviation Thread - 2020

Do you rent and if so from where? I do. I fly out of 50R (Lockhart) and am a member of the Lockhart Flying Club: https://www.facebook.com/lockhartflyingclub/ Our 1963 Cessna 150C, N2078Z, costs a mere $60/hr (wet) to fly, which is golden in my book. The 1977 182Q costs $105/hr (dry), or roughly $15...

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by Western727
Wed Dec 16, 2020 1:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin Texas Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 230
Views: 34755

Re: Austin Texas Aviation Thread - 2020

Slowly but surely, traffic is trying to claw its way back. October 2020 Passenger, Cargo Traffic at Austin-Bergstrom As a GA pilot who likes to fly Cessnas in circuits above the Class Charlie airspace surrounding AUS (its ceiling is 4,500' MSL, so I normally fly at 5,000-5,500 for a bit of cushion)...

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by Western727
Wed Dec 16, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin Texas Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 230
Views: 34755

Re: Austin Texas Aviation Thread - 2020

Slowly but surely, traffic is trying to claw its way back. October 2020 Passenger, Cargo Traffic at Austin-Bergstrom Passenger Activity: Total passenger traffic for October 2020 was 507,858 down 67.7% compared to October 2019. October 2020 enplanements totaled 251,734, down 67.7%. [SNIP] Passenger ...

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by Western727
Wed Dec 16, 2020 1:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin Texas Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 230
Views: 34755

Re: Austin Texas Aviation Thread - 2020

I don't think we will see MAF/SEA/PDX return to AUS. I had previously mentioned that WN was able to fill AUS-SEA nonstop flights 3 years ago as WN had an average load factor of 86.06% on AUS-SEA nonstop service in 2017, and WN was facing nonstop competition from both AS and DL on the SEA-AUS route ...

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by Western727
Mon Dec 14, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 vaccine transport flights.
Replies: 93
Views: 16691

Re: COVID-19 vaccine transport flights.

AA flies it’s first shipments of vaccine ORD-MIA https://news.aa.com/news/news-details/2020/American-Airlines-Transports-Its-First-COVID-19-Vaccine-Shipment-From-Chicago-To-Miami-OPS-CGO-12/?utm_source=News_Alert&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Newsroom_Alerts&fbclid=IwAR3fsi_CxiDpyUXW1if...

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by Western727
Thu Dec 10, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS to VVO 1993 - 1998
Replies: 40
Views: 6796

Re: AS to VVO 1993 - 1998

Unfortunately the flights were never profitable. I was based in VVO for AS the first year of operation. Which was the second year or our Far East season. Loads to all three cities were crap, GDX, KHV and VVO. We accepted no cargo the first few years. The MD’s took over all the flying that year as w...

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by Western727
Tue Dec 08, 2020 5:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 12/8/2020:Q1 Takedown AA/BA/DL/G4/NK/UA;UA Adds ORD-RDM
Replies: 45
Views: 12911

Re: OAG Changes 12/8/2020:Q1 Takedown AA/BA/DL/G4/NK/UA;UA Adds ORD-RDM

Thanks once again, enilria. I agree that it's amazing how weak AUS, my home airport, is. I guess it's a good thing I chose last week to have shoulder surgery, thereby grounding myself for a few weeks as a GA pilot who likes to overfly AUS from nearby 50R (Lockhart, TX) where my flying club is based....

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