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by QB737
Sun Jan 12, 2020 12:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Vancouver YVR News Thread
Replies: 30
Views: 6855

Re: Vancouver YVR News Thread

Is this thread still alive or is there a newer one somewhere?

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by QB737
Wed Oct 02, 2019 10:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 737MAX Storage, Where are they?
Replies: 113
Views: 20199

Re: 737MAX Storage, Where are they?

You'll have to forgive my crappy .csv export of an excel pivot table. In descending order of operator size: Southwest Airlines,34 Victorville Southern California Logistics Airport,34 American Airlines,24 Roswell International Air Center,10 Tulsa International Airport,14 China Southern Airlines,24 G...

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by QB737
Sat Sep 14, 2019 1:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada fined for not using French language
Replies: 148
Views: 25241

Re: Air Canada fined for not using French language

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-->> The reality is that Québec offers its english minority WAY MORE services than what francophone minorities can dream of receiving in the rest of Canada - whatever the metric you use.

.[/quote]

As a Quebecois living in Western Canada, I can concur with that statement.

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by QB737
Sun Sep 01, 2019 3:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada fined for not using French language
Replies: 148
Views: 25241

Re: Air Canada fined for not using French language

Good thing. They are required by law to offer services in both languages and they haven't. So you pay when you don't play by the rules.

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by QB737
Sat Sep 15, 2018 9:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Singapore Changi Airport wants a new non-stop flight route to Vancouver
Replies: 66
Views: 13716

Re: Singapore Changi Airport wants a new non-stop flight route to Vancouver

LAX772LR wrote:
master14225 wrote:
it should become one time daily

Read those four words after "weekly service" one more time....


Not all of us have English as a first language.

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by QB737
Sat Jul 28, 2018 6:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dua Lipa Criticizes United Flight Attendant on Twitter Over Response to Sister's Nut Allergy
Replies: 168
Views: 13631

Re: Dua Lipa Criticizes United Flight Attendant on Twitter Over Response to Sister's Nut Allergy

Why didn't the flight attendant just say that UA does not serve pre-packaged peanuts. His response was a little "dramatic." An overly dramatic flight attendant? You're joking! ;) As opposed to an overly dramatic wanna be pop diva looking for her 5 minutes of fame? We only have her version...

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by QB737
Thu Jun 07, 2018 6:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UAE and Canada enter bilateral talks
Replies: 23
Views: 3939

Re: UAE and Canada enter bilateral talks

"Under a 1999 agreement, the UAE is allowed to operate six flights per week to and from Canada. Emirates operates three weekly flights from Dubai to the Canadian capital Toronto using its Airbus A380. Etihad operates three flights a week between Abu Dhabi and Toronto, while Air Canada has opera...

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by QB737
Tue Jun 05, 2018 4:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA dropping Calgary effective October for winter sced.
Replies: 53
Views: 10647

Re: BA dropping Calgary effective October for winter sced.

behramjee wrote:
yes this is confirmed now as all flights in W18 on LHR YYC by BA have been zero'd out on sabre and amadeus.


But open starting April 1st. So, it's only out for the winter.

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by QB737
Wed May 30, 2018 9:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What was a PIA 77W doing in Aqaba?
Replies: 3
Views: 1124

Re: What was a PIA 77W doing in Aqaba?

It appears to be a glitch as the flight didn't gain altitude between AQJ and Mecca.

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by QB737
Tue May 29, 2018 7:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: YVR to BKK & SIN w AC (Air Canada) B787
Replies: 22
Views: 5702

Re: YVR to BKK & SIN w AC (Air Canada) B787

But both BKK and SIN are some of the biggest underserved routes from YVR. In 2015, around 43,000 flew from YVR to BKK with connections while 29,000 flew from YVR to SIN with connections. I'm just curious where you get those numbers from. I've been looking for that kind of information for a while bu...

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by QB737
Sat May 26, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC Makes A Pass On Their B787 Options
Replies: 97
Views: 19812

Re: AC Makes A Pass On Their B787 Options

As a Y fare paying passenger, I'm thrilled that AC is buying used A333s over new 787s. As much as I love flying and enjoy the thrill of being in an airplane, my last long haul trip was in a 787 and I couldn't wait to get out of that airplane. It was full and the 9 across seating is a step too far. ...

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by QB737
Tue May 22, 2018 10:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US-Canada 5th Freedoms
Replies: 8
Views: 1808

Re: US-Canada 5th Freedoms

whywhyzee wrote:
PR YVR-JFK is also ending very shortly (if it hasn't already).


Last flight is scheduled to be on October 28.

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by QB737
Thu May 10, 2018 4:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit Airlines Announcement?
Replies: 149
Views: 17350

Re: Spirit Airlines Announcement?

Flights to Canada?

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by QB737
Mon Apr 09, 2018 6:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New longest 77W flight soon - Philippine Airlines MNL-JFK
Replies: 17
Views: 5908

Re: New longest 77W flight soon

TedToToe wrote:
Didn't PAL introduce MNL-YYZ a while back, only to revert back to the stop in YVR? For a market that is notoriously price sensitive, MNL-JFK is brave, even with the economics of the A359!



PR118 is still loaded in GDS as non-stop MNL-YYZ

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by QB737
Tue Jan 23, 2018 12:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: YVR to Welcome Hainan Airlines
Replies: 16
Views: 2714

Re: YVR to Welcome Hainan Airlines

9252fly wrote:
So what's the latest count of Mainland China airlines that fly to YVR ?


Including Hainan;
From China 7
Hong Kong 2
Taipe 2

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by QB737
Sun Dec 31, 2017 10:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC vs AF on YUL-CDG
Replies: 18
Views: 4831

Re: AC vs AF on YUL-CDG

dcajet wrote:
QB737 wrote:
POS? PDEW?

Thanks.


POS= point of sale

PDEW= passengers daily each way



Thank you much.

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by QB737
Sun Dec 31, 2017 5:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC vs AF on YUL-CDG
Replies: 18
Views: 4831

Re: AC vs AF on YUL-CDG

POS? PDEW?

Thanks.

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by QB737
Sat Jul 22, 2017 11:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New AA paint status
Replies: 38
Views: 6422

Re: New AA paint status

Check out this site. https://sites.google.com/site/newamericanfleet/ Don't know how up to date it is, but seems like it's regularly maintained. Showing 91% repainted, but the Super 80s aren't getting new paint, so it's really 94% repainted if you take out the Super 80s. Do you know pf a similar sit...

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by QB737
Mon Feb 06, 2017 3:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CZ opens reservations for CAN-YVR-MEX
Replies: 49
Views: 6833

Re: CZ opens reservations for CAN-YVR-MEX

Do we know yet if they will have traffic rights between YVR and MEX?

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by QB737
Wed Jan 25, 2017 5:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Virgin Atlantic Liveries?
Replies: 9
Views: 3142

Re: Virgin Atlantic Liverys?

Early signs of fleet retirement?

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by QB737
Sat Jan 07, 2017 4:44 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Maximum time allowed between connecting flights.
Replies: 15
Views: 10079

Re: Maximum time allowed between connecting flights.

The IATA fare rules for maximum connection time are max of 4 hours for domestic flights and 24 hours for international flights. The rule for international fares can be extended to the next scheduled flight or set of connecting flights to the final destination.

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by QB737
Fri Dec 16, 2016 6:18 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: New Airliners.net Homepage Preview
Replies: 152
Views: 14549

Re: New Airliners.net Homepage Preview

I like it better. Good job.

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by QB737
Sat Sep 17, 2016 8:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada new livery?
Replies: 206
Views: 73254

Re: Air Canada new livery?

Where did you hear that from?

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by QB737
Fri Sep 09, 2016 8:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK211 diverted to YYZ
Replies: 7
Views: 3492

Re: EK211 diverted to YYZ

As per flifo in Apollo. *** EMIRATES AIRLINES *** *** EMIRATES *** FLIGHT NR DATE BOOKING CLASSES EK 211 09SEP16 FR F J Y A C I O P E R W M B U K H Q L T V X ROUTING TML TIME DC EQU EQO COC CAC ETI OFD 1 DXB A *** **** 77W EK EK EK YES D 3 0825 MEAL F-BL J-BL Y-BL INFLIGHT SERVICE 2 4 5 7 9 2 IAH A ...

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by QB737
Mon Jul 25, 2016 6:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK Cancels Resumption of A380 from DFW
Replies: 37
Views: 12527

Re: EK Cancels Resumption of A380 from DFW

Apollo shows the 380 service will resume on March 26th 2017.

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by QB737
Fri Jun 17, 2016 10:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: YUL-LYS with Air Canada starting today
Replies: 12
Views: 2864

Re: YUL-LYS with Air Canada starting today

SpaceshipDC10 wrote:
Will it stay mainline or become Rouge?


So far the schedule has been published using Air Canada metal.

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by QB737
Wed Jun 15, 2016 8:31 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: New Site.
Replies: 453
Views: 33900

Re: New Site.

It will take some time to get use to it but I kinda like it so far.

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by QB737
Wed Jun 01, 2016 12:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 Pax Denied Boarding Because Shorts Too Short
Replies: 72
Views: 18037

RE: B6 Pax Denied Boarding Because Shorts Too Short

One thing for sure, she got her name out there and I'm sure more people will go to see her show now.

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by QB737
Tue May 31, 2016 8:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Pax: No Legroom Almost Killed Him
Replies: 79
Views: 17371

RE: Air Canada Pax: No Legroom Almost Killed Him

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/B747forever" class="quote" target="_blank">B747forever</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i> If you want more space, pay up. </i...

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by QB737
Tue May 31, 2016 8:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Pax: No Legroom Almost Killed Him
Replies: 79
Views: 17371

RE: Air Canada Pax: No Legroom Almost Killed Him

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/thekorean" class="quote" target="_blank">thekorean</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i> I flew <acronym title="Vancouver - Inte...

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by QB737
Mon May 30, 2016 8:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Same City Pairing, Different Route
Replies: 8
Views: 6409

RE: Same City Pairing, Different Route

I wish more threads were like this one. I've learned more in 7 posts here than I normally do in a day on this site.

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by QB737
Sat May 28, 2016 12:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JNB Spotters: Air Canada 77L Inbound
Replies: 45
Views: 12450

RE: JNB Spotters: Air Canada 77L Inbound

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/AC_B777" class="quote" target="_blank">AC_B777</a> (<a href="#3" class="quote">Reply 3</a>):<br/><i>The return flight is AC7007 and is scheduled...

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by QB737
Sat May 28, 2016 12:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JNB Spotters: Air Canada 77L Inbound
Replies: 45
Views: 12450

RE: JNB Spotters: Air Canada 77L Inbound

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/GE9X" class="quote" target="_blank">GE9X</a> (<a href="#4" class="quote">Reply 4</a>):<br/><i>Also, is it headed to <acronym title="Edmonton - I...

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by QB737
Sat May 28, 2016 12:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates (EK) Emergency At DFW?
Replies: 9
Views: 7299

RE: Emirates (EK) Emergency At DFW?

The Flight Information in Apollo says diverted due to bad weather.

[Edited 2016-05-27 17:12:16]

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by QB737
Fri May 27, 2016 10:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JNB Spotters: Air Canada 77L Inbound
Replies: 45
Views: 12450

RE: JNB Spotters: Air Canada 77L Inbound

Does someone know the flight number for the return portion?

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by QB737
Tue May 24, 2016 10:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bill To Block Norwegian, Says They Risk Your Life
Replies: 70
Views: 16019

RE: Bill To Block Norwegian, Says They Risk Your Life

"It's an airline set up to put American jobs at risk," said LoBiondo (R-2nd Dist.). "

No mention of American companies outsourcing their call centers to India.

  

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by QB737
Tue May 17, 2016 3:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thai Government Acquires Ex TG A345
Replies: 23
Views: 8131

RE: Thai Government Acquires Ex TG A345

Will it be available for the Royal Family as well?

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by QB737
Wed May 11, 2016 7:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thai 777-200 At Don Muang
Replies: 5
Views: 4557

RE: Thai 777-200 At Don Muang

It must be a charter as there are no regular flights programmed out of <acronym title="Bangkok - International (Don Muang) (DMK / VTBD), Thailand">DMK</acronym>. All flights are from <acronym title="Bangkok - Suvarnabhumi International (BKK / VTBS), Thailand">BKK</acronym>. <center><table align="cen...

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by QB737
Wed May 11, 2016 7:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Senators: Drop Bag Fees To Shorten TSA Lines
Replies: 136
Views: 16930

RE: Senators: Drop Bag Fees To Shorten TSA Lines

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/airbazar" class="quote" target="_blank">airbazar</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i>Make <acronym title="Taipei - Sung Shan ...

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by QB737
Mon May 09, 2016 5:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC Launching 787 EWR-YVR
Replies: 51
Views: 10072

RE: AC Launching 787 EWR-YVR

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SpaceshipDC10" class="quote" target="_blank">SpaceshipDC10</a> (<a href="#16" class="quote">Reply 16</a>):<br/><i> Here are the rights of the Fr...

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by QB737
Mon May 09, 2016 5:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: More Than 999 Flight Numbers. What Then?
Replies: 55
Views: 10873

RE: More Than 999 Flight Numbers. What Then?

Air Canada mainline uses 4 digits flight numbers on certain domestic routes.

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by QB737
Wed May 04, 2016 8:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Domestic Airfares (Canada) At 6-year Low
Replies: 3
Views: 702

RE: Domestic Airfares (Canada) At 6-year Low

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ytz" class="quote" target="_blank">ytz</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>Not low enough.</i></font></td></tr></table> What wo...

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by QB737
Mon May 02, 2016 2:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways First A380 To YVR
Replies: 25
Views: 8211

RE: British Airways First A380 To YVR

It was very nice of the guys at YVR to have it to land on 26L and to build a temporary stand for us crazy plane spotters to be able to shoot pics above the fence.

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by QB737
Mon May 02, 2016 5:08 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How Do I Get From T8 To T7 At JFK
Replies: 7
Views: 2697

RE: How Do I Get From T8 To T7 At JFK

You can take the AirTrain between terminals.

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by QB737
Mon May 02, 2016 3:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Was The Old JFK Terminal 8 Demolished?
Replies: 21
Views: 8043

RE: Why Was The Old JFK Terminal 8 Demolished?

There is a lot of room for expansion.

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