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by dcajet
Wed Jun 10, 2020 1:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - June 2020
Replies: 182
Views: 18588

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - June 2020

British Airways 787-8 G-ZBJJ operating BA245 Cargo flight between LHR and EZE last night could not land at EZE this morning due to winter fog and diverted to COR, where it stayed for 2 hours waiting for better weather at EZE. https://twitter.com/andreslavallen/status/1270395363820621826 Return fligh...

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by dcajet
Tue Jun 09, 2020 11:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 1942
Views: 242526

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2020

American once again reshuffles the dates for its return to deep South America: EZE - MIA: resumes Sept 9 (one daily only) EZE - JFK resumes Sept 9 EZE - DFW resumes Oct 25 EZE - LAX resumes Oct 25 EZE - MIA resumes Oct 25 (second daily) FWIW, as this may still be subject to further changes: I'm told...

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by dcajet
Tue Jun 09, 2020 9:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 204
Views: 53240

Re: Norwegian News and Discussion Thread

Dieuwer wrote:
Looks like Norwegian is back in LGW doing TATL? I see they are selling LGW-BOS in September.


JFK as well (3x d), and EZE in December (5x w).

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by dcajet
Mon Jun 08, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA will close FA bases in NRT, HKG, FRA
Replies: 110
Views: 18574

Re: UA will close FA bases in NRT, HKG, FRA

Perhaps a stupid question, but would someone please explain exactly what these crew bases consist of? Is it a block of rooms at a hotel and an office somewhere? I'm thinking the base means that FA's can actually live in HKG (and other cities) and they work flights primarily with others who live in ...

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by dcajet
Mon Jun 08, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 6/7/2020: JULY SHANKED;AA Exits ORH;AS Adds BOI-SFO,Drops MSY-SFO,SAN-SBP/SMF;NK Out of AVL;F9 PHLMCO 6x/day
Replies: 94
Views: 14921

Re: OAG Changes 6/7/2020: JULY SHANKED;AA Exits ORH;AS Adds BOI-SFO,Drops MSY-SFO,SAN-SBP/SMF;NK Out of AVL;F9 PHLMCO 6x

BA AUS-LHR JUL 1.0>0[1.0] BA BNA-LHR JUL 1.0>0[1.0] BA BOS-LHR JUL 4>1.0[4] BA BWI-LHR JUL 1.0>0[1.0] BA DEN-LHR JUL 1.0>0[1.0] BA EWR-LHR JUL 2>0[2] BA IAD-LHR JUL 2>1.0[2] BA IAH-LHR JUL 2>0[2] BA JFK-LGW JUL 1.0>0[1.0] BA JFK-LHR JUL 8>2[8] BA LAS-LGW JUL 0.7>0[0.9] BA LAS-LHR JUL 1.0>0[1.0] BA ...

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by dcajet
Mon Jun 08, 2020 7:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA will close FA bases in NRT, HKG, FRA
Replies: 110
Views: 18574

Re: UA will close FA bases in NRT, HKG, FRA

AA can never closed the South American bases because if I am not mistaken that is part of the deal with those counties. They must hire cabin crews to fly at lease 25% of the flights correct me if am wrong. I am unsure as to what deal you are referring to. Those bases were grandfathered by American ...

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by dcajet
Mon Jun 08, 2020 5:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - June 2020
Replies: 182
Views: 18588

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - June 2020

It appears Argentina may relax the current ban on domestic & international flights before the currently planned date of September 1st to sometime in July, at least with a reduced domestic services schedule. International flights would remain on hold until September 1st. Airlines would need to ca...

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by dcajet
Sun Jun 07, 2020 8:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 6/7/2020: JULY SHANKED;AA Exits ORH;AS Adds BOI-SFO,Drops MSY-SFO,SAN-SBP/SMF;NK Out of AVL;F9 PHLMCO 6x/day
Replies: 94
Views: 14921

Re: OAG Changes 6/7/2020: JULY SHANKED;AA Exits ORH;AS Adds BOI-SFO,Drops MSY-SFO,SAN-SBP/SMF;NK Out of AVL;F9 PHLMCO 6x

BA AUS-LHR JUL 1.0>0[1.0] BA BNA-LHR JUL 1.0>0[1.0] BA BOS-LHR JUL 4>1.0[4] BA BWI-LHR JUL 1.0>0[1.0] BA DEN-LHR JUL 1.0>0[1.0] BA EWR-LHR JUL 2>0[2] BA IAD-LHR JUL 2>1.0[2] BA IAH-LHR JUL 2>0[2] BA JFK-LGW JUL 1.0>0[1.0] BA JFK-LHR JUL 8>2[8] BA LAS-LGW JUL 0.7>0[0.9] BA LAS-LHR JUL 1.0>0[1.0] BA ...

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by dcajet
Sun Jun 07, 2020 12:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA will close FA bases in NRT, HKG, FRA
Replies: 110
Views: 18574

Re: UA will close FA bases in NRT, HKG, FRA

So what is a co-terminal ? As far as airline staffing goes, it is when pilots and flight attendants are responsible for staffing flights out of more than one airport in a metropolitan area. For example an LAX FA’s trips could start out of LAX, SNA, BUR or ONT. In New York LGA, JFK and EWR. In DC DC...

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by dcajet
Sun Jun 07, 2020 12:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA will close FA bases in NRT, HKG, FRA
Replies: 110
Views: 18574

Re: UA will close FA bases in NRT, HKG, FRA

Not sure how it works in the US, but could United sponsor the native crews to get a work visa if they wanted to transfer? Not that I think many would uproot their lives and move, but 20+ years in your career is a lot to give up. The US immigration system no longer supports permanent residency petit...

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by dcajet
Sun Jun 07, 2020 12:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA will close FA bases in NRT, HKG, FRA
Replies: 110
Views: 18574

Re: UA will close FA bases in NRT, HKG, FRA

I wonder if this means that we will see a reduction in flights to FRA especially since UA has been expanding their European network for a while now so there is less need for transfers via Lufthansa. That won't be the case; if there are less flights to FRA it won't have anything to do with closing d...

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by dcajet
Sat Jun 06, 2020 8:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alitalia's DC10s
Replies: 29
Views: 5676

Re: Alitalia's DC10s

I seem to remember reading that the decision to remove them from the fleet was partly a reaction to the several issues and fatal crashes suffered by the DC-10 elsewhere in the world, so the new batch of 747s with CF6s ordered around 1979 effectively replaced both the DC-10s and the five original PW...

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by dcajet
Sat Jun 06, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CN3 order 105 ARJ21s from COMAC
Replies: 102
Views: 22332

Re: CN3 order 105 ARJ21s from COMAC

Flight hours have been picking up on this bird, soon enough they will say byebye to Boeing and Airbus, times are a changing like Bob Dylan said. Wishful thinking... At best, these planes will be flying with Chinese airlines only. Would that be the same bye bye the Russians said to Airbus & Boei...

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by dcajet
Sat Jun 06, 2020 7:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Malaysia Mulls Shutting Down or Selling MAS
Replies: 249
Views: 63652

Re: Malaysia Mulls Shutting Down or Selling MAS

Prime Minister appointed a new chairman for MAS effective July 1st. The person was president of national oil company (Petronas) https://www.thestar.com.my/aseanplus/aseanplus-news/2020/06/06/malaysian-prime-minister-appoints-petronas-ceo-to-run-malaysia-airlines "I believe that under his leade...

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by dcajet
Fri Jun 05, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alitalia News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1441
Views: 343782

Re: Alitalia News and Discussion Thread

More controversy regarding the relaunch of Alitalia. There are two articles, 198 and 203, included in the huge relaunch decree of the Conte government. Apparently they are used to save Alitalia and support air transport but in reality they risk running away all low cost airlines from our country. Th...

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by dcajet
Thu Jun 04, 2020 7:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alitalia News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 1441
Views: 343782

Re: Alitalia News and Discussion Thread

https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/br ... unch-plan/
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Alitalia.. the gift that keeps on giving


Alitalia asked to rethink relaunch plan

The Europrean Commission says an alternative plan is needed.

https://www.routesonline.com/news/29/br ... unch-plan/

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by dcajet
Thu Jun 04, 2020 6:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways network updates
Replies: 316
Views: 54483

Re: British Airways route updates

BA3XXX usually refer to cargo flights. Are they operating passenger services to Brazil or the regular BA 246/7 flt #s are being used for cargo as well? BA 246/7 are the regular pax flights. Open for sales. The BA246/7 flights this month are cargo only. The only longhaul flights carrying passengers,...

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by dcajet
Thu Jun 04, 2020 12:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways network updates
Replies: 316
Views: 54483

Re: British Airways route updates

Does anyone know why is BA flying double daily LHR-GRU with the 788 as regular BA247 and an hour later a 77W as BA3XXX for 4 days now in a row? Also I see a BA A380 to JNB for 2 days. Wasn't the A380 grounded? BA3XXX usually refer to cargo flights. Are they operating passenger services to Brazil or...

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by dcajet
Thu Jun 04, 2020 12:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - June 2020
Replies: 182
Views: 18588

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - June 2020

First ever non stop flight between Israel and Argentina, an El Al repatriation flight. 787-8, 4X-ERA.17hs 02mins planned flight time https://www.flightradar24.com/ELY045/249dd62f Not only a repatriation flight; it also carried 98 rabbis to Argentina. Turns out the country is short of rabbis to insp...

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by dcajet
Wed Jun 03, 2020 7:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - June 2020
Replies: 182
Views: 18588

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - June 2020

First ever non stop flight between Israel and Argentina, an El Al repatriation flight. 787-8, 4X-ERA.17hs 02mins planned flight time https://www.flightradar24.com/ELY045/249dd62f Not only a repatriation flight; it also carried 98 rabbis to Argentina. Turns out the country is short of rabbis to insp...

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by dcajet
Tue Jun 02, 2020 10:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - June 2020
Replies: 182
Views: 18588

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - June 2020

There hasn't been one confirmed case of COVID 19 from a commercial a/c. . That we know of... https://www.euroweeklynews.com/2020/05/29/passengers-on-flight-from-spain-capital-madrid-to-lanzarote-all-in-quarantine-after-one-tests-positive-for-covid-19/ https://www.thesun.ie/news/5485968/flight-lanza...

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by dcajet
Tue Jun 02, 2020 9:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - June 2020
Replies: 182
Views: 18588

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - June 2020

https://www.flightradar24.com/ELY045/249dd62f
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First ever non stop flight between Israel and Argentina, an El Al repatriation flight. 787-8, 4X-ERA.17hs 02mins planned flight time

https://www.flightradar24.com/ELY045/249dd62f

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by dcajet
Mon Jun 01, 2020 7:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aerolineas Argentinas lays off up to 8,000 staff
Replies: 3
Views: 1169

Re: Aerolineas Argentinas lays off up to 8,000 staff

The term "Layoff" is incorrect. The article mentions that the 8000 aforementioned employees will be suspended on somewhat of a "furlough" although obtaining 75% of their normal base pay, but without any other social benefit pay as normally required by Argentine labor law. Hardly...

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by dcajet
Mon Jun 01, 2020 5:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy
Replies: 318
Views: 66900

Re: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy

From Enrila’s thread. Looks like more cuts. LA BEL-MIA JUL 0.3>0[0] LA BOS-GRU JUL 0.7>0[0] LA FOR-MIA JUL 0.7>0[0] LA GRU-JFK JUL 1.0>0.4[0] LA GRU-MCO JUL 1.4>0[0] LA GRU-MIA JUL 2>1.0[0] LA JFK-LIM JUL 1.0>0.5[1.0] LA JFK-SCL JUL 1.0>0[1.0] LA LAX-LIM JUL 1.7>0.2[1.7] LA LAX-SCL JUL 1.0>0[0.7] L...

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by dcajet
Mon Jun 01, 2020 3:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aerolineas Argentinas lays off up to 8,000 staff
Replies: 3
Views: 1169

Aerolineas Argentinas lays off up to 8,000 staff

https://www.clarin.com/politica/coronav ... rPgu0.html
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Argentina's flag carrier is laying off around 8,000 staff members, initially until September. This is around 66% of its staff.

https://www.clarin.com/politica/coronav ... rPgu0.html

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by dcajet
Sun May 31, 2020 11:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - May 2020
Replies: 184
Views: 25353

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - May 2020

Aerolineas Argentinas (AR) will begin to temporarily laying off part of its staff for the months of June & July; workers will receive a one time non-remunerative sum equivalent to 80% of their monthly salary, plus they get to keep medical insurance. https://aviacionline.com/2020/05/efecto-covid-...

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by dcajet
Sun May 31, 2020 2:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020
Replies: 3095
Views: 539244

Re: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020

UA is flying a 789 not a 763.. Anecdotal I know but today IAH-GRU there are 23 in Polaris, 8 in Premium Plus and 101 scheduled to fly in the back. Considering the current challenges it doesn't seem to be that empty and that is with US travel ban in place. Not bad. When you are the only game in town...

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by dcajet
Sun May 31, 2020 12:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020
Replies: 3095
Views: 539244

Re: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020

Yes, I am aware UA has been operating a 767 IAH-GRU rotation - pretty much empty I hear. Will they continue doing so with the ban on Brazilians and anybody who has been to Brazil entering the US, that began this week? That is what I was referring to - that ban made AA push back its return to Brazil...

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by dcajet
Sat May 30, 2020 9:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020
Replies: 3095
Views: 539244

Re: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020

Yes, I am aware UA has been operating a 767 IAH-GRU rotation - pretty much empty I hear. Will they continue doing so with the ban on Brazilians and anybody who has been to Brazil entering the US, that began this week? That is what I was referring to - that ban made AA push back its return to Brazil...

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by dcajet
Sat May 30, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - May 2020
Replies: 184
Views: 25353

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - May 2020

Interesting new repatriation flights to Argentina: https://aviacionline.com/2020/05/nuevos-vuelos-de-repatriacion-desde-cuba-francia-rusia-israel-nueva-zelanda-y-varios-paises-mas/ The highlights: a Moscow - Buenos Aires on Azur Air. and a Tel Aviv - Buenos Aires on El Al. If memory serves this woul...

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by dcajet
Sat May 30, 2020 8:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020
Replies: 3095
Views: 539244

Re: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020

Not sure how they plan to fly to Latin America. Argentina's closed until Sept 1st. Peru continues to be closed too. Brazil, should be open in July, but the current ban on travel may be extended. American just delayed all Brazil travel until Aug 17th, United never ceased service to Brazil our IAH-GR...

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by dcajet
Sat May 30, 2020 7:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020
Replies: 3095
Views: 539244

Re: United Fleet, Network, & Livery Thread - 2020

Planned July longhaul schedule. ATLANTIC EWR - AMS/CDG/DUB/FRA/LHR/TLV IAD - BRU/FRA/LHR/MUC/TLV/ZRH ORD - LHR SFO - DEL PACIFIC EWR - NRT HKG - SIN ORD - HND SFO - HKG/ICN/NRT/SYD LATIN IAH - EZE/GRU/LIM Not all services daily. Many 3-4 weekly. Not sure how they plan to fly to Latin America. Argen...

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by dcajet
Sat May 30, 2020 4:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways to take delivery of first 787-10 arriving at LHR around 8am on 21 May 2020
Replies: 90
Views: 19438

Re: British Airways to take delivery of first 787-10 arriving at LHR around 8am on 21 May 2020

Why would an airline that is struggling to survive be spending money on a brand new airplane? Makes no sense. Part of ANY government assistance should include NO NEW AIRPLANES at all until the TAXPAYERS are made whole and 100% of the government assistance is paid in full! Ask AA the same thing. Ans...

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by dcajet
Sat May 30, 2020 1:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy
Replies: 318
Views: 66900

Re: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy

Regarding the GRU to EU hub. What always stumbles me is the lack of non-Brazilian “B”-cities (non BUE in Argentina, non SCL in Chile). Those cities are tedious to reach from Europe (and also within SA). COR in Argentina has direct service to Madrid on Air Europa, PUQ on AR, and pretty well covered ...

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by dcajet
Fri May 29, 2020 5:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy
Replies: 318
Views: 66900

Re: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy

This is why IB is such a valuable partner for LATAM. IB-LA enables LA to fly more to MAD. Plus the two together can drive more traffic than either could alone. Well, not going to happen any longer. The IB-LA ship has sailed. Not necessarily; DL controls about 25% of LATAM. Through bankruptcy the de...

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by dcajet
Fri May 29, 2020 4:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy
Replies: 318
Views: 66900

Re: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy

Emerging from bankruptcy, LA’s network into Europe is going to be smaller & significantly weaker. I wouldn’t count on BCN with Vueling codeshare disappearing as well, especially if LV/UX launch more from BCN. Like DL, all roads will lead to CDG and AMS. They won’t even have a presence in a trun...

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by dcajet
Fri May 29, 2020 2:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy
Replies: 318
Views: 66900

Re: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy

n9801f wrote:

This is why IB is such a valuable partner for LATAM. IB-LA enables LA to fly more to MAD. Plus the two together can drive more traffic than either could alone.


Well, not going to happen any longer. The IB-LA ship has sailed.

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by dcajet
Fri May 29, 2020 12:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways network updates
Replies: 316
Views: 54483

Re: British Airways route updates

Do you see changes in their network to South America? With IB also heavily affected by the COVID19, do you see IAG tunneling more through MAD? BA is returning to EZE Sept 1st, initially 4x w with 787 (was with 3-class 77E & 77W before the pandemic), IIRC. In the meantime it has been flying ofte...

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by dcajet
Thu May 28, 2020 6:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy
Replies: 318
Views: 66900

Re: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy

What about Europe? does Latam has lot of traffic? who's winning the most with their demise? LH? IB? AF? AZ? Excuse me, what demise? LATAM's not being liquidated. Now, Sao Paulo GRU is the main hub to Europe for LATAM. LIM & SCL have 1-2 flights/day to MAD (SCL/LIM) and BCN (LIM). LATAM Chile wa...

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by dcajet
Thu May 28, 2020 3:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Skywest...... Goes out on it own.... possible?
Replies: 12
Views: 2051

Re: Skywest...... Goes out on it own.... possible?

Labeach259 wrote:
Skywest has been doing some of its own flights while also running for the Majors...
In the post COVID-19 landscape with majors downsizing.... is there room for Skywest to move out on its own??
Just wondering


Independence Air - Part Deux?

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by dcajet
Wed May 27, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy
Replies: 318
Views: 66900

Re: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy

Things are not looking good at LATAM Argentina. The airline has still not paid the April 2020 salaries in their entirety and has been warned by Argentina's Ministry of Labor it needs to do so. The airline says it has lost money for the past 4 years, blaming the deregulation of the local market and ...

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by dcajet
Wed May 27, 2020 4:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy
Replies: 318
Views: 66900

Re: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy

Things are not looking good at LATAM Argentina. The airline has still not paid the April 2020 salaries in their entirety and has been warned by Argentina's Ministry of Labor it needs to do so. The airline says it has lost money for the past 4 years, blaming the deregulation of the local market and d...

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by dcajet
Tue May 26, 2020 10:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Pays $62m to Cancel purchase of 4 used A350s from LATAM
Replies: 105
Views: 19782

Re: Delta Pays $62m to Cancel A350 Purchase from LATAM

AA was always a better fit until the Chilean government nixed their JV application. Ultimately, what LA needed was a JV and all of the additional US network and point-of-sale access that would have entailed. And there's no reason to believe just yet that those same competitive issues the Chilean au...

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by dcajet
Tue May 26, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy
Replies: 318
Views: 66900

Re: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy

Well this is sad. I can also see the Argentina, Paraguay, Ecuador and ultimately Colombia subsidiaries getting scrapped. And about all those preaching MIA feed by AA will be key when things re-open, Latin America - South Florida traffic is almost 100% O/D. Sure, a couple of connections to MSP and C...

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by dcajet
Tue May 26, 2020 7:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy
Replies: 318
Views: 66900

Re: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy

Also long-haul routes of XL and 4M like GYE-JFK and MIA-EZE operated with the odd 1-2 widebody in the entire fleet are probably eliminated. As significant as those routes may be, I doubt if they are worth hanging to with a crisis & bankruptcy looming. If Chile - Argentina or Brazil-Argentina an...

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by dcajet
Tue May 26, 2020 7:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy
Replies: 318
Views: 66900

Re: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy

Can we actually get to the implications of these filings rather than how DL and AA again? Does this mean they are cutting certain subsidiaries? I'm not really sure the implications here. Even if the chapter 11 saves their US subsidiary, what can they do about their other countries' subsidiaries? I ...

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by dcajet
Tue May 26, 2020 5:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy
Replies: 318
Views: 66900

Re: LATAM moving towards bankruptcy

LATAM has set up a website for info regarding its bankruptcy filing: https://www.latamreorganizacion.com/ They have NOT (at this time) declared bankruptcy in Argentina or Brazil. Both markets are out of the CH 11 filing, as is Paraguay. Rest of the markets (Chile, Peru, Colombia, Ecuador, USA, Cayma...

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by dcajet
Tue May 26, 2020 4:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy
Replies: 318
Views: 66900

Re: LATAM moving towards bankruptcy

Argentina has been propping up AR for years now. The AR folks get a neat support package every day of the year. There were some meetings between the privately owned airlines and the government about rescue packages but nothing came out of it; Flybondi even said there was ill will on the part of the...

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by dcajet
Tue May 26, 2020 12:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy
Replies: 318
Views: 66900

Re: LATAM moving towards bankruptcy

Its sad the Governments of Brazil and Chile don't care about their airline industry, how many thousands of their citizens work earning decent wages at LATAM. How much Cargo do all those 777 & 787 leaving GRU and SCL for Europe and Miami contribute to exports to those countries ? Billions of Dol...

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by dcajet
Mon May 25, 2020 11:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: LATAM files for Bankruptcy
Replies: 318
Views: 66900

Re: LATAM moving towards bankruptcy

This thread has been hijacked by AA/OW & DL fanboys,,, Jeez... Can we focus on LATAM instead of discussing ad nauseaum if AA or DL was/is better for LA? US traffic is a large part of their business and their JV and partnership is relavant to their success and failure. I don't think the topic is...

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