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by Coronado990
Sat Feb 15, 2020 1:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 662
Views: 73054

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020

Updated G4 schedule now reflecting different BIL times on TH/SU... Ar SAN Dept SAN MO... IDA 10:45a 11:25a IDA LAS 11:40a 12:10p FSD SCK 12:51p 1:31p SCK BLI 4:07p 4:47p BLI EUG 5:57p 6:37p EUG FSD 7:40p 8:31p LAS TU... No Flights WE... LAS 1:10p 2:00p TUL TUL 8:47p 9:37p LAS TH... LAS 9:30a 10:15a ...

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by Coronado990
Fri Feb 14, 2020 2:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 662
Views: 73054

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020

A couple of thoughts about Allegiant's SAN- expansion announced on 2/11. With the new routes, SAN will apparently see 10 routes. This comes completely out of nowhere and seems to be (finally) making SAN a real "destination"-type station for G4. I guess. This is certainly the most routes t...

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by Coronado990
Wed Feb 12, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is AA finally looking at growing its non-hub markets?
Replies: 57
Views: 8375

Re: Is AA finally looking at growing its non-hub markets?

Would SAN be after AUS on the graph if ATL wasn't on there twice?

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by Coronado990
Wed Feb 12, 2020 3:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 662
Views: 73054

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020

Sounds like some cool adds on G4 this summer....BIL, FSD, IDA, MFR, TUL and LAS non-stop from SAN starting in JUN! I'm excited! Don't remember direct service to many of these cities. BIL (Sunday/Thursday), FSD (Monday/Friday), IDA (Monday/Friday), MFR (Sunday/Thursday), TUL (Wednesday/Saturday), LA...

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by Coronado990
Wed Feb 12, 2020 1:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 662
Views: 73054

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020

Sounds like some cool adds on G4 this summer....BIL, FSD, IDA, MFR, TUL and LAS non-stop from SAN starting in JUN!

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by Coronado990
Fri Feb 07, 2020 7:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breeze - News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 815
Views: 151391

Re: Moxy - News and Discussion Thread

Interesting list of cities. Would they fly between them or to larger markets? I mostly see them doing routes such as SAN-PVU/RDM/BOI/SMF or ONT-BOI/PVU/RDM or OAK-SGU/AZA/RDM/PVU,etc. type routes. At the same time I could also easily see routes such FAT-PSC, PVU-SBP, etc. SAN will be hard to get in...

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by Coronado990
Fri Feb 07, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breeze - News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 815
Views: 151391

Re: Moxy - News and Discussion Thread

Interesting list of cities. Would they fly between them or to larger markets? I mostly see them doing routes such as SAN-PVU/RDM/BOI/SMF or ONT-BOI/PVU/RDM or OAK-SGU/AZA/RDM/PVU,etc. type routes. At the same time I could also easily see routes such FAT-PSC, PVU-SBP, etc. SAN will be hard to get in...

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by Coronado990
Fri Jan 17, 2020 11:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 662
Views: 73054

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020

How about Cebu Pacific? Are they still interested in serving the US West Coast? Maybe a MNL-HNL-SAN route would work for them if PR isn't interested..

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by Coronado990
Fri Jan 17, 2020 7:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 662
Views: 73054

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020

I'd guess the top unserved international market out of SAN will be CUN or a place in Asia such as Manila or Seoul.. Other Asian destinations -- besides TYO -- probably aren't too large on their own but if they are a big enough hub, they should eventually see service from here. Latin America is undo...

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by Coronado990
Thu Jan 16, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Jetblue trims LGB further
Replies: 306
Views: 40547

Re: Jetblue senior leadership meeting at LGB

Maybe B6 will move the OAK flights to SAN since this is a busy route with only WN on it.

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by Coronado990
Tue Jan 14, 2020 12:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Santa Maria, CA (SMX) New Service Announcement Jan 10 2020
Replies: 135
Views: 18324

Re: Santa Maria, CA (SMX) New Service Announcement Jan 10 2020

So SMX is not even allowed to try? At the expense of improving existing transportation services? No, I don't think they should. There is only a limited amount of funding available and with SBP being so close, it should have gone there. The airline industry has consolidated and moved toward bigger p...

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by Coronado990
Fri Jan 10, 2020 5:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 662
Views: 73054

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2020

I saw on another thread that HU is discontinuing the PEK-TIJ-MEX flights. Is this true? Too bad HU couldn't try PEK-SAN-MEX and provide a direct non-stop link to MEX in the procees however our curfew probably dosen't provide the flexibility that flight needed.

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by Coronado990
Fri Dec 27, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Fokker 100 Crashes in Kazakstan
Replies: 99
Views: 27384

Re: Fokker 100 Crashes in Kazakstan

First, my condolences to the family and friends of those who perished. May the dead rest in peace. Think folks. It's the same exact flight that he flew on a few months ago. And that flight just ended in a crash.. I would find that a bit scary too. Why is that a scary thing? How many times have you ...

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by Coronado990
Mon Nov 18, 2019 5:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

Just to sway back to the transit topic momentarily, our problem is backwards as we are not trying to get from the center city to the airport fast as in other major metro areas. Instead our little airport is "center city" and we must get the O&D passengers from the outlying areas to and...

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by Coronado990
Sun Nov 17, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

Warning: This is a minor rant about a recent San Diego airport experience. I just returned from Europe. I flew from San Diego to Madrid roundtrip with a layover in Atlanta both ways. After we returned, I couldn't help but compare and contrast how Europe handles moving people to/from an airport vers...

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by Coronado990
Fri Oct 25, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

I think NZ should have moved their AKL-LAX-LHR over to SAN for a much more pleasurable experience. AF should do the same for CDG-SAN-PPT.

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by Coronado990
Thu Oct 17, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

I've always wondered why Philippine airlines doesn't try to fly to San Diego. There are lots of Filipino friends in town. I feel bad for them when they have to deal with getting to LAX to catch a flight there. I'm sure they'd welcome the service. Gravity is why. SAN simply doesn't have enough of it...

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by Coronado990
Wed Sep 25, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

We beat AUS to LHR and FRA, they beat us to AMS. This is the most likely new international destination when SAN receives its next European carrier. Still would love a split AMS/CDG schedule... Also remember that SJC beat us to FRA with LH, but. SAN followed shortly. Hopefully, after KLM starts up A...

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by Coronado990
Thu Sep 05, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

Volaris flies nonstop to 35 Mexican cities from TIJ as of this October. Here they are ranked by size of the airport in passengers in 2018. Although Cancun, Los Cabos, and Puerto Vallarta are the best known beach and yachting towns, there are a number of nice places even if you are not wealthy. Vera...

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by Coronado990
Fri Aug 30, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS expands Pacific Northwest to California with 8 new routes & adds frequencies on others
Replies: 154
Views: 26369

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

It appears the SAN experiment failed. Only to those specific cities. I bet F9 will pick up SAN to MCI & STL. Perhaps even ABQ and ELP. With a stronger presence in the southwest, a return to COS/OKC/TUL could round out their regional portfolio from SAN which currently includes DEN/LAS/PHX/AUS/SAT.

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by Coronado990
Fri Aug 30, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

Some people just like to imagine some alternate universe where ridiculously foolish decisions would be made by airlines because they like the concept of something that an airline wouldn’t even consider. Does that include 7 airlines flying out of Lindbergh,... American Airlines / Delta Air Lines / U...

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by Coronado990
Tue Aug 27, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unconfirmed: BA to make major 2020 TATL expansion later this week
Replies: 158
Views: 32983

Re: Unconfirmed: BA to make major 2020 TATL expansion later this week

It will probably be GRR. :boggled: But in the same vein as CHS, BA could do LHR-PSP 2xweek in the winter.

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by Coronado990
Mon Aug 26, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

I have always thought of San Diego as being like West Berlin in many ways: a collection of villages with extremely clear and defined boundaries. For the San Diego region, there is Mexico to the south, the Pacific to the west, Camp Pendleton to the north, and the mountains to the east and northeast....

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by Coronado990
Sun Aug 25, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Operations ATADS

Are you sure the future is not a floating airport? The "Passengers versus Capacity" statistics for Jan-June 2019 125.7 Passengers per Departure 148.0 Estimated Seats per Departure They may be a lot higher than forecast by SH&E, but then so is passenger load. They can't get much larger...

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by Coronado990
Sat Aug 24, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

Moving nearly half a dozen squadrons (including a KC130 tanker squadron) simply isnt a matter of plucking them up and dropping them in another space. All the tenant commands and support infrastructure must be moved too. Pendleton does not have the space; Yuma does not have the space. Period. USMC a...

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by Coronado990
Fri Aug 23, 2019 7:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

https://www.airnav.com/airport/KNRS


When I looked it up it said RWY 9/27 is 4997' X 336'.
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DL717 wrote:
As for the auxiliary field. Look it up. Its 2240'.

https://www.airnav.com/airport/KNRS


When I looked it up it said RWY 9/27 is 4997' X 336'.

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by Coronado990
Fri Aug 23, 2019 3:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

Also I've heard that the Marines often use live ordinance at Miramar. Using live ordinance in a highly populated area is a no-go! Miramar is surrounded by populated areas as well. Not as dense as Lindbergh, of course, but no place for live ordinances and military training touch-and-goes. I can see ...

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by Coronado990
Wed Aug 21, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

SDM...Brown Field on Otay Mesa (San Diego Municipal).

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by Coronado990
Wed Aug 21, 2019 6:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

SDM is currently in negotiations with US Navy and SD Port Authority. I bet I know who will win that battle. Right now SDM is an extension of Coronado. Everything I am being told (married to the source) is that we can count out SDM being an extension of SAN. Good thing the airport has its own set of...

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by Coronado990
Mon Aug 19, 2019 8:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

Environmental cleanup like we've never seen. The south side of Miramar was and continues to be the City of San Diego's dump. The amount and content of trash that was buried there will be incredibly expensive to remove and remediate. If you want example of the mess that garbage compaction causes, St...

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by Coronado990
Sun Aug 18, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

Eventually I think Miramar will be the winner. Maybe in 30-50 years from now, but eventually. Let's just thank the Marines for holding on to this precious piece of flat land because we all know it would be a sprawling suburban mess with having no hope what-so-ever of using this property as a civilia...

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by Coronado990
Sun Aug 18, 2019 2:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

blacksoviet wrote:
When will AA launch MIA-SAN? Does the A319 have enough range?

Are they waiting for the MAX issue to be resolved? Obviously the 738 is too big or else they would have launched the route a long time ago.


The A321 does and that is what AA is using on that route tonight.

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by Coronado990
Sat Aug 17, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

Hey SANAV8R, I agree with all your points except CLD. You said... "- Carlsbad is not a viable option. Between NIMBYs, the outlets, a theme park with nearly a million plus visitors every year, and a single access point from the freeway that is becoming increasingly congested, nobody is going to ...

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by Coronado990
Fri Aug 16, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

Wo ist Edelweiss? Has Edelweiss been cancelled again?. I do not see them in flightaware today Fri Aug 16. If so, that should pretty much tell you how things will go next year.

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by Coronado990
Fri Aug 16, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

According to the City of Coronado, a weekday averages 87,300 vehicles on the Coronado Bridge and the weekend average is 63,300 vehicles per day. 2016 figuers.

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by Coronado990
Wed Aug 14, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

It's because of the military that we are where we are today. If the Navy hadn't built out Lindbergh to it's present configuration in 1944-45 with it's sturdy and wide 8700 foot runway where all we had was a 4000 ish foot runway barely big enough for Dc-3's, then the city would have certainly bought ...

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by Coronado990
Wed Aug 14, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

Maybe Swiss will take over the ZRH-SAN route. That would be my hope.

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by Coronado990
Tue Aug 13, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

Would a single-runway international airport at Camp Pendleton be a viable alternative to Lindbergh Field? Now that Lindbergh has proven that you can fly 787's, 747's, A340's and 777's to other continents from it's sole runway, I don't think it is really necessary. It might be an alternative to CLD ...

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by Coronado990
Tue Aug 13, 2019 1:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IND two new nonstops announcement 8/13
Replies: 23
Views: 5068

Re: IND two new nonstops announcement 8/13

sunking737 wrote:
Cactus ...LAS to Palm..... Florida someplace


Maybe Palm Springs?

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by Coronado990
Sat Aug 10, 2019 11:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

The Brown Field ULCC concept was to attrack Tijuana passengers who would normally use SAN. Flights to the Bay Area, LAS, PHX and DEN at the most. Again I would like to ask if anyone knows how many passengers from Tijuana uses the San Diego Airport. I am going to guess a million annually. The cargo a...

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by Coronado990
Sat Aug 10, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/p/AF1QipNgTv3LboSC9o6AZo68MR12ONSKEJTY0LRVu97h=h1440 It's about 1400 feet from the end of RWY 24 at CLD to the road. At least 400 feet could be extended to the east and still have your 1000 feet of clear zone. The main problem I see is the taxiway extention. Anythi...

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by Coronado990
Sat Aug 10, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/p/AF1QipNgTv3LboSC9o6AZo68MR12ONSKEJTY0LRVu97h=h1440 It's about 1400 feet from the end of RWY 24 at CLD to the road. At least 400 feet could be extended to the east and still have your 1000 feet of clear zone. The main problem I see is the taxiway extention. Anythi...

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by Coronado990
Fri Aug 09, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

I'm wondering if there is enough land available at CLD to make the runway long enough for transcon flights? I was wondering the same thing. Could a A220 fly from a 4900 foot runway to somewhere like ATL, JFK or even BOS with a full load? If not, how long of a runway does it need? Looks like it coul...

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by Coronado990
Fri Aug 09, 2019 2:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

blacksoviet wrote:
Will CLD ever see 757 service?


Are you confusing an E-175 with a 757. They both have a "75" in it. One is a bit smaller. And newer for that matter, although I bet the 757 could do it if it had too. Great plane.

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by Coronado990
Thu Aug 08, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

I'd like to talk about our two potential reliever airports once Lindbergh reaches saturation. Carlsbad-Palomar really has a hard time gaining traction and at the same time it is sandwiched between two tiny airports, Orange County-John Wayne and Lindbergh Field in central San Diego. SNA is artificial...

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by Coronado990
Tue Jul 30, 2019 1:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

We all hate the delay; however, the public transit absolutely had to be done. It is utterly ludicrous to me that rail lines are literally right across the street from the airport, and for a second time, a decision was made to ignore it and focus solely on autos. At least this time public outcry for...

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by Coronado990
Mon Jul 29, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

I would rather take a rideshare directly to the front curb of the new Terminal 1. Who wants to deal with a tram from downtown or Midway Dr? That would just be slower and more complicated. If someone can afford the price of an airline ticket then they should be able to afford the cost of a rideshare...

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by Coronado990
Fri Jul 26, 2019 4:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

It seems that Southwest has found a way to get the Hawaii expansion back on track, explicitly mentioning SAN: We are very pleased with the results from our initial waves of Hawaii service, which began back in March. Demand for Southwest service to, from, and within Hawaii is robust. While the lack ...

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by Coronado990
Tue Jul 23, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Next wave of TATL per Boyd Group
Replies: 160
Views: 21368

Re: Next wave of TATL per Boyd Group

[quote="kaitak" - The right aircraft. EI was the first t/a carrier with the A330 some 24 years ago; it's been a big part of its success. Now the A321LR and more recently the A321LRX offer the opportunity to cover pretty much all of Canada and "The Lower 48" (even ANC too, actuall...

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by Coronado990
Sun Jul 21, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1207
Views: 191184

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

There were 306 operations yesterday. That is very nearly exactly 1/3rd of maximum operations. If we are at +/- 25,000,000 per year currently, that would be a maximum of 75,000,000, not 55,000,000. Thoughts? There might of been 306 arrivals but that is only half of it. For every arrival there is a d...

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