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by enilria
Tue Jul 30, 2019 7:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why no US3 to Egypt ?
Replies: 64
Views: 7928

Re: Why no US3 to Egypt ?

With Tauck and Adventures by Disney returning to Egypt in 2020, I feel that Delta should restart it's flights from New York JFK to Cairo and EgyptAir should launch flights from Cairo to Chicago O Hare. Reasons I doubt it. 1) terror concerns. There was just something going on a week ago with foreign...

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by enilria
Tue Jul 30, 2019 7:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates intends to fly HAM-JFK
Replies: 119
Views: 19263

Re: Emirates intends to fly HAM-JFK

Any update on this? I assume no needs is [bad] news (for EK fans..) Clark says optimistic things to those hoping for more flights. Frankly, Berlin would seem an even better choice. I think Germany won’t allow it still, and the USA carriers would whine a lot. I think DUS/CGN will also be begging for...

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by enilria
Tue Jul 30, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Missile launcher found in baggage at BWI
Replies: 44
Views: 7223

Re: Missile launcher found in baggage at BWI

TSA even has issues with toys. Good luck with this. Stop... just stop. Weapons are perfectly fine to be transported if declared and comply with regulations... I routinely travel with firearms and there is zero issue. The item in question is just a scary looking piece of metal that is completely non...

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by enilria
Mon Jul 29, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Missile launcher found in baggage at BWI
Replies: 44
Views: 7223

Re: Missile launcher found in baggage at BWI

TSA even has issues with toys. Good luck with this.

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by enilria
Mon Jul 29, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Missile launcher found in baggage at BWI
Replies: 44
Views: 7223

Re: Missile launcher found in baggage at BWI

rjmf22 wrote:
well obviously TSA found it

I strongly disagree with this statement.

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by enilria
Mon Jul 29, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: U.S firm behind new WOW air found out + IAD to be one of new destinations
Replies: 91
Views: 9871

Re: U.S firm behind new WOW air found out + IAD to be one of new destinations

The population of Iceland is 338,000. Tourism is one of few industries that would allow this kind of growth without a large population base. Sure I’d they found a ton of oil or something like that it would change things, but absent that I’m not sure I see how there’s a better option than tourism. F...

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by enilria
Mon Jul 29, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 7/28/2019:AA Adds PHX-COS/CVG/FAR, Drops ORDRNO;DL Adds JFKBOG;KX Drops DEN;UA Drops BJX-ORD
Replies: 58
Views: 10821

Re: OAG Changes 7/28/2019:AA Adds PHX-COS/CVG/FAR, Drops ORDRNO;DL Adds JFKBOG;KX Drops DEN;UA Drops BJX-ORD

If zeroed out that wouldn't appear either. But presumably they will load the change later if they will delete them. To be honest, I don't really know the difference between zeroed out or deleted, but you can't by a flight on WN out of EWR after November 2. You can however, still buy flights listed ...

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by enilria
Mon Jul 29, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 7/28/2019:AA Adds PHX-COS/CVG/FAR, Drops ORDRNO;DL Adds JFKBOG;KX Drops DEN;UA Drops BJX-ORD
Replies: 58
Views: 10821

Re: OAG Changes 7/28/2019:AA Adds PHX-COS/CVG/FAR, Drops ORDRNO;DL Adds JFKBOG;KX Drops DEN;UA Drops BJX-ORD

Good point. They will be going from 0 to 0. Nope. Schedule is open through January 5. These flights were for sale and were zeroed out from November 3-January 5. If zeroed out that wouldn't appear either. But presumably they will load the change later if they will delete them. I didn't even know UA ...

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by enilria
Mon Jul 29, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 7/28/2019:AA Adds PHX-COS/CVG/FAR, Drops ORDRNO;DL Adds JFKBOG;KX Drops DEN;UA Drops BJX-ORD
Replies: 58
Views: 10821

Re: OAG Changes 7/28/2019:AA Adds PHX-COS/CVG/FAR, Drops ORDRNO;DL Adds JFKBOG;KX Drops DEN;UA Drops BJX-ORD

As always, thanks for this!!! AGC is Allegheny County Airport by Pittsburgh Thanks. It's another PIT Airport? Hmm... While none of the WN nonstop routes out of EWR that are being dropped are listed in today's OAG changes, WN had already on Thursday announced that it is going to be pulling out of EW...

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by enilria
Sun Jul 28, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 7/28/2019:AA Adds PHX-COS/CVG/FAR, Drops ORDRNO;DL Adds JFKBOG;KX Drops DEN;UA Drops BJX-ORD
Replies: 58
Views: 10821

Re: OAG Changes 7/28/2019:AA Adds PHX-COS/CVG/FAR, Drops ORDRNO;DL Adds JFKBOG;KX Drops DEN;UA Drops BJX-ORD

******************************THIS WEEK there were some data issues from the source file, so take it with a grain of salt... I re-ran it using an update. Here is a new version. Looks mostly the same... 4B CNM-CVN AUG 0>1.0[0] 4B DFW-VCT AUG 1.0>1.9[0] SEP 1.0>1.9[0] OCT 1.0>1.9[0] NOV 1.0>1.9[0] DE...

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by enilria
Sun Jul 28, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 7/28/2019:AA Adds PHX-COS/CVG/FAR, Drops ORDRNO;DL Adds JFKBOG;KX Drops DEN;UA Drops BJX-ORD
Replies: 58
Views: 10821

OAG Changes 7/28/2019:AA Adds PHX-COS/CVG/FAR, Drops ORDRNO;DL Adds JFKBOG;KX Drops DEN;UA Drops BJX-ORD

FAQ AS OF JULY 2018 THERE ARE CHANGES TO THE FORMAT OF THIS REPORT...SEE BELOW WHAT IS THIS REPORT? This compares departures for sale THIS WEEK for the stated period versus what was for sale LAST WEEK...prior year departures are now shown in brackets e.g. [0]. THE SCHEDULES SHOWN HERE CHANGE AFTER Y...

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by enilria
Fri Jul 26, 2019 4:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN to close EWR
Replies: 272
Views: 38628

Re: WN to close EWR

Exactly. Ridiculous spin to blame the MAX. Also, are they not selling their gates there? If they are just abandoning them in return for nothing they are not that savvy. EWR is borderline slot restricted. Their position there has value. Apart from all of that, I can’t believe they would just give up...

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by enilria
Fri Jul 26, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: U.S firm behind new WOW air found out + IAD to be one of new destinations
Replies: 91
Views: 9871

Re: U.S firm behind new WOW air found out + IAD to be one of new destinations

The credit crunch of 2009 is now a long time ago. Perhaps now time for Iceland to diversify their economy so inbound tourism isn't quite so important and thus the country isn't quite so dependent on one or two airlines ? The population of Iceland is 338,000. Tourism is one of few industries that wo...

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by enilria
Fri Jul 26, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Can DL Pacific gateway in SEA work?
Replies: 155
Views: 19331

Re: Can DL Pacific gateway in SEA work?

I think we are confusing different things. The DL Asia product is fine. The cabin service doesn't compare to the Asian carriers, but it's as good or better than the other U.S. carriers. The problem is that DL can't sell tickets in Asia because their alliance situation is fairly poor. They used to b...

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by enilria
Thu Jul 25, 2019 9:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: U.S firm behind new WOW air found out + IAD to be one of new destinations
Replies: 91
Views: 9871

Re: U.S firm behind new WOW air found out + IAD to be one of new destinations

The credit crunch of 2009 is now a long time ago. Perhaps now time for Iceland to diversify their economy so inbound tourism isn't quite so important and thus the country isn't quite so dependent on one or two airlines ? The population of Iceland is 338,000. Tourism is one of few industries that wo...

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by enilria
Thu Jul 25, 2019 7:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: U.S firm behind new WOW air found out + IAD to be one of new destinations
Replies: 91
Views: 9871

Re: U.S firm behind new WOW air found out + IAD to be one of new destinations

I don't know that company but their HQ seems to be right next to IAD so kinda obvious choice IMO. Even if this flies it's going to be undercapitalized. I think Indigo is also planning this with their 321XLRs that are coming. Neither will succeed unless Iceland starts bankrolling it with subsidies, ...

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by enilria
Thu Jul 25, 2019 3:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Can DL Pacific gateway in SEA work?
Replies: 155
Views: 19331

Re: Can DL Pacific gateway in SEA work?

[ it's fine that you are so loyal to DL. I haven't heard anyone else that does that double connect when EWR-SIN non-stop i available and going for $1500 in PE. And you can get any number of one-connect option in J from NYC-SIN for < If you are flying a lot to Asia from NYC like me, DL is not an opt...

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by enilria
Thu Jul 25, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN to close EWR
Replies: 272
Views: 38628

Re: WN to close EWR

Glad to see Southwest focusing on profits and not being ashamed of closing a station. Business is business and their results reflect that. They will still serve the NYC metro area at La Guardia, where they have 30+ flights a day. Maybe there’s something in the works to gain a few extra slots? It's ...

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by enilria
Thu Jul 25, 2019 1:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN to close EWR
Replies: 272
Views: 38628

Re: WN to close EWR

The Max is being used as a scapegoat to lessen the blow and give hope that they will come back. If that plane was truly needed to keep the station open then EWR was barely hanging on to begin with. Southwest, like any airline, would shuffle to keep profitable routes/stations operating as robustly a...

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by enilria
Thu Jul 25, 2019 11:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN to close EWR
Replies: 272
Views: 38628

Re: WN to close EWR

I wonder who is going to make a play for their gates? F9, NK? The POS ex-EWR must be lousy if THIS is the first station getting closed due to MAX. Or maybe just a handy excuse? It really doesn’t matter because In a year those gates will be gone. What I think this allows is UA the ability to take on...

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by enilria
Thu Jul 25, 2019 11:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN to close EWR
Replies: 272
Views: 38628

Re: WN to close EWR

The Max is being used as a scapegoat to lessen the blow and give hope that they will come back. If that plane was truly needed to keep the station open then EWR was barely hanging on to begin with. Southwest, like any airline, would shuffle to keep profitable routes/stations operating as robustly a...

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by enilria
Wed Jul 24, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Disney launching their own airline?
Replies: 168
Views: 24668

Re: Disney launching their own airline?

Looks like Disney is denying the rumors. https://www.stuff.co.nz/travel/news/114417532/disney-to-launch-airline-in-the-us-reports I have repeatedly said I don't believe this. There are other less risky ways to achieve the same goals. Also, MCO is building a new terminal because there is so much dem...

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by enilria
Wed Jul 24, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Disney launching their own airline?
Replies: 168
Views: 24668

Re: TELEGRAPH: Disney Will Launch Airline w/Costumed Crew

SierraPacific wrote:
Via Air recently had their 121 certificate sold to an undisclosed buyer. I wonder if that is Disney getting their hands on a certificate quick.

Moxy more likely. Didn't realize Via was 100% dead.

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by enilria
Wed Jul 24, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Can DL Pacific gateway in SEA work?
Replies: 155
Views: 19331

Re: Can DL Pacific gateway in SEA work?

Delta's goal is to have the 4 corners of continental US covered. Also JV allows Delta and Korean to deploy flights where needed and share revenue. AMS and CDG serve the same purpose yet Delta flies to many locations non stop out side of those cities. It is going to be a long crazy list of every des...

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by enilria
Wed Jul 24, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Can DL Pacific gateway in SEA work?
Replies: 155
Views: 19331

Re: Can DL Pacific gateway in SEA work?

No. That was only the plan when it became apparent NRT was closing as a hub and KE and DL were fighting. Now that KE is a full JV partner there is no need to fly a bunch of risky stuff like SEA-SIN like they might have tried. If you look back you will see that right after the KE JV they deferred A3...

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by enilria
Wed Jul 24, 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The future of the Essential Air Service
Replies: 53
Views: 5826

Re: The future of the Essential Air Service

frmrCapCadet wrote:
I support the subsidies

Then it would follow that you also support foreign countries that subsidize their airlines too? Can't have one without the other.

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by enilria
Wed Jul 24, 2019 1:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Woman Smashes Laptop on Boyfriend’s Head After He Allegedly Looks at Another Woman on American Airlines Flight
Replies: 62
Views: 18599

Re: Woman Smashes Laptop on Boyfriend’s Head After He Allegedly Looks at Another Woman on American Airlines Flight

Well, she seems lovely. If that's how she treats him in public, I dread to think about what the poor fella has to endure at home. :shock: Good on the FA to try and remove him from his seat for his own safety. Hard to see why he would be tempted to *look* at another woman with such happiness in his ...

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by enilria
Tue Jul 23, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Next wave of TATL per Boyd Group
Replies: 160
Views: 19105

Re: Next wave of TATL per Boyd Group

I like Boyd, but what airline is left to add these? The ULCCs are all but dead across the Atlantic. Norwegian just said they are going to curtail growth. Sort of cross-posting from the DL focus city/AF/KL thread, but both sides have confirmed CMH has been talking to DL. AMS would be within 757 rang...

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by enilria
Mon Jul 22, 2019 5:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Disney launching their own airline?
Replies: 168
Views: 24668

TELEGRAPH: Disney Will Launch Airline w/Costumed Crew

This keeps popping up. Headline says crew in costume. I can't see that in the article. I give this 2% chance of happening. Disney is planning to launch its own airline in the US, it has been rumoured, which could be family heaven or utter hell depending on your stance on the mega brand. According to...

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by enilria
Mon Jul 22, 2019 2:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Can DL Pacific gateway in SEA work?
Replies: 155
Views: 19331

Re: Can DL Pacific gateway in SEA work?

Will DL ever be successful in making SEA their TPAC hub similar to UA at SFO? No. That was only the plan when it became apparent NRT was closing as a hub and KE and DL were fighting. Now that KE is a full JV partner there is no need to fly a bunch of risky stuff like SEA-SIN like they might have tr...

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by enilria
Mon Jul 22, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Trump Hosts Meeting b/w QR and the U.S. Carriers
Replies: 135
Views: 16962

Re: Trump Hosts Meeting b/w QR and the U.S. Carriers

So? Now they've gone to Trump.. Ain't this something? So ? How much did the Emir offer Trump to set this UP? And? What's Pence's Take in this? I'd say at least ten percent, same if not more for Kushner. That's a very serious accusation. Do you have any evidence to support it? And for your ten perce...

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by enilria
Mon Jul 22, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 7/21/2019: AA Reduces MYR;WC Adds DAL;MAX Cuts
Replies: 69
Views: 9262

Re: OAG Changes 7/21/2019: AA Reduces MYR;WC Adds DAL;MAX Cuts

Seems it's been figured out but I knew well the code WC. My first airline job was with Wien Air Alaska...a small ANC-based airline founded in 1927. I became a FA for them shortly after graduating college in 1981. Their code was WC....looks like someone is finally using it again! They ceased operati...

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by enilria
Mon Jul 22, 2019 2:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 7/21/2019: AA Reduces MYR;WC Adds DAL;MAX Cuts
Replies: 69
Views: 9262

Re: OAG Changes 7/21/2019: AA Reduces MYR;WC Adds DAL;MAX Cuts

KarlB737 wrote:
enilria wrote:
G4 FLL-USA FEB 0.5>1.5[0.9] MAR 0>1.7[1.0] APR 0>1.7[1.0]


FLL to USA???????????

USA is Concord, NC if not mistaken. Coincidentally where most of the NASCAR teams base their planes.

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by enilria
Mon Jul 22, 2019 12:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 7/21/2019: AA Reduces MYR;WC Adds DAL;MAX Cuts
Replies: 69
Views: 9262

Re: OAG Changes 7/21/2019: AA Reduces MYR;WC Adds DAL;MAX Cuts

Thanks as always! Just kidding... from what I saw in their Wildcat’s website though, their planes look real comfortable and run from an FBO. You know in aviation everything is subject to change though. Good job with these updates by the way Enrila. Thanks everybody :) I wonder how they are designat...

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by enilria
Sun Jul 21, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 7/21/2019: AA Reduces MYR;WC Adds DAL;MAX Cuts
Replies: 69
Views: 9262

Re: OAG Changes 7/21/2019: AA Reduces MYR;WC Adds DAL;MAX Cuts

[code][/code] And the WC at DAL should be WildCat Touring. Pretty sure they've been flying ASE-DAL for a while now. https://www.wildcattouring.com/ Here's a pic: https://imgproc.airliners.net/photos/airliners/7/2/6/4501627.jpg?v=v47c139a3cb3 It was never in OAG before. I wonder how they filed the te...

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by enilria
Sun Jul 21, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 7/21/2019: AA Reduces MYR;WC Adds DAL;MAX Cuts
Replies: 69
Views: 9262

Re: OAG Changes 7/21/2019: AA Reduces MYR;WC Adds DAL;MAX Cuts

PHL-MYR Enter NK Enter F9 ...AA retreat? The fact they did not adjust CLT tells me it probably isn’t a filing error. Also, imho when you drop trips due to declining performance they tend to trickle out one by one over time. Dropping 3 or 4 roundtrips at once is not optimal because there’s no way to...

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by enilria
Sun Jul 21, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 7/21/2019: AA Reduces MYR;WC Adds DAL;MAX Cuts
Replies: 69
Views: 9262

Re: OAG Changes 7/21/2019: AA Reduces MYR;WC Adds DAL;MAX Cuts

Amazing even that can't work daily *AR EZE-JFK DEC 0.9>0.5[1.0] JAN 1.0>0.5[1.0] FEB 1.0>0.4[1.0] MAR 1.0>0.5[1.0] APR 1.0>0.6[1.0] Nothing wrong with the route's demand or with the AR & DL partnership. During the above period, AR will swap 3 of the JFK frequencies to a new EZE-MCO route that w...

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by enilria
Sun Jul 21, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 7/21/2019: AA Reduces MYR;WC Adds DAL;MAX Cuts
Replies: 69
Views: 9262

OAG Changes 7/21/2019: AA Reduces MYR;WC Adds DAL;MAX Cuts

FAQ AS OF JULY 2018 THERE ARE CHANGES TO THE FORMAT OF THIS REPORT...SEE BELOW WHAT IS THIS REPORT? This compares departures for sale THIS WEEK for the stated period versus what was for sale LAST WEEK...prior year departures are now shown in brackets e.g. [0]. THE SCHEDULES SHOWN HERE CHANGE AFTER Y...

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by enilria
Fri Jul 19, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Virgin America Failed
Replies: 51
Views: 9567

Re: Why Virgin America Failed

drdisque wrote:
They didn't fail. They just weren't performing as well as the industry standard and were a desirable acquisition target due to their gate holdings at SFO and as competitor elimination.

I agree. They were profitable when they were bought. Is profitable considered failing now????

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by enilria
Fri Jul 19, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Trump Hosts Meeting b/w QR and the U.S. Carriers
Replies: 135
Views: 16962

Re: Trump Hosts Meeting b/w QR and the U.S. Carriers

Chapter 11 is a bankruptcy law, it costs airlines millions in fees to file, and every country has their own version of it. Actually no, plenty of countries do not have the concept of Chapter 11. From Wikipedia... Canada doesn't even have it: "In Canada, bankruptcy always means liquidation. The...

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by enilria
Fri Jul 19, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Trump Hosts Meeting b/w QR and the U.S. Carriers
Replies: 135
Views: 16962

Re: Trump Hosts Meeting b/w QR and the U.S. Carriers

A loan that was paid back under the ATSB program is not a subsidy, the airlines borrowed the money from the banks, paid it back a loan guarantee doesn’t cost the government money. For example US Airways borrowed the money from Citibank The Airlines pay rent and landing fees. They dont operate for f...

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by enilria
Fri Jul 19, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Trump Hosts Meeting b/w QR and the U.S. Carriers
Replies: 135
Views: 16962

Re: Trump Hosts Meeting b/w QR and the U.S. Carriers

The US carriers are being pathetic. They get subsidies too!!!! No they don’t. #1 : They explicitly took subsidies in the form of loan guarantees from the Federal Govt as recently as 2002. #2 : The USA is one of the few countries in the world with government owned airports, whereas in most countries...

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by enilria
Fri Jul 19, 2019 2:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F9 to start FAR-PHX
Replies: 18
Views: 1960

Re: F9 to start FAR-PHX

https://news.flyfrontier.com/frontier-a ... m-phoenix/
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I assumed there was a thread on this when it was announced Wednesday, but I don't see one...
PHX was added to San Diego, Detroit, Fargo, and Salt Lake City.
https://news.flyfrontier.com/frontier-a ... m-phoenix/

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by enilria
Fri Jul 19, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 7/14/2019:AA Extends JFK Cuts,Adds DFW-GYE/UIO;FI Makes PHL Seasonal;EK Reduces EWR
Replies: 94
Views: 15835

Re: OAG Changes 7/14/2019:AA Extends JFK Cuts,Adds DFW-GYE/UIO;FI Makes PHL Seasonal;EK Reduces EWR

As much as I respect the analysis that went into this, may I suggest an alternative. DL already has as much Caribbean/LatAm connectivity power as they need at ATL, and is at no real risk of running out of capacity there. BOS, SEA, and LAX were historically the weak corners for DL, and all three hav...

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by enilria
Fri Jul 19, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Trump Hosts Meeting b/w QR and the U.S. Carriers
Replies: 135
Views: 16962

Re: Trump Hosts Meeting b/w QR and the U.S. Carriers

This makes it sound like QR didn’t attend the meeting. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-qatar-airlines-industry/u-s-airline-group-says-it-had-a-productive-meeting-with-trump-on-qatar-idUSKCN1UD39G Also sounds like a waste of time and no change from the status quo I'm hearing that everybody ag...

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by enilria
Fri Jul 19, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Next wave of TATL per Boyd Group
Replies: 160
Views: 19105

Re: Next wave of TATL per Boyd Group

Are Lingus is also quickly becoming IAG’s LHR reliever hub and also serves the large North American Irish heritage diaspora. LHR only needs a reliever because LCCs are pressuring fares and driving up demand. If they all die it will cost $2k to fly to Europe and back. LHR won't need a reliever. EI h...

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by enilria
Fri Jul 19, 2019 11:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How was WN able to grow in DEN so quickly?
Replies: 62
Views: 8315

Re: How was WN able to grow in DEN so quickly?

WN didn’t enter DIA until 2006 and only started growing significantly there within the last decade, but it is now on the verge of becoming their largest station, especially if they take all the new C gates. Conventional wisdom suggests a carrier won’t do as well when the carrier raids a rivals hub ...

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by enilria
Fri Jul 19, 2019 2:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Planes to Carry Narcan for Drug Overdose Prevention
Replies: 97
Views: 8785

Re: DL Planes to Carry Narcan for Drug Overdose Prevention

What percentage of flights ever have to deal with a drug overdose? Seems like a waste of 1000 or 2000 doses. And I assume it expires pretty quick. Tell that to those who benefit from it. There used to be the same attitude to Epipens but the widespread adoption has actually brought down its costs. W...

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by enilria
Fri Jul 19, 2019 1:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Planes to Carry Narcan for Drug Overdose Prevention
Replies: 97
Views: 8785

Re: DL Planes to Carry Narcan for Drug Overdose Prevention

smokeybandit wrote:
What percentage of flights ever have to deal with a drug overdose?

Seems like a waste of 1000 or 2000 doses. And I assume it expires pretty quick.

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by enilria
Fri Jul 19, 2019 12:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Planes to Carry Narcan for Drug Overdose Prevention
Replies: 97
Views: 8785

DL Planes to Carry Narcan for Drug Overdose Prevention

Google says Narcan costs $140. I hope they have it locked up! Delta Air Lines will begin carrying naloxone, a medication that can reverse a narcotic overdose, on flights while the country grapples with its opioid crisis. The Atlanta-based airline said it has had plans since the beginning of the year...

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