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by capitalflyer
Thu Nov 24, 2011 3:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DOT Sets LGA/DCA Slot Reallocation Process Part 1
Replies: 287
Views: 38304

DOT Sets LGA/DCA Slot Reallocation Process Part 1

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/NASBWI" class="quote" target="_blank">NASBWI</a> (<a href="#166" class="quote">Reply 166</a>):<br/><i>additional frequencies to Florida</i></fon...

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by capitalflyer
Thu Nov 24, 2011 3:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DOT Sets LGA/DCA Slot Reallocation Process Part 1
Replies: 287
Views: 38304

DOT Sets LGA/DCA Slot Reallocation Process Part 1

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/flyby519" class="quote" target="_blank">flyby519</a> (<a href="#164" class="quote">Reply 164</a>):<br/><i>Is <acronym title="Washington - Ronald...

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by capitalflyer
Tue Nov 15, 2011 3:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future Of UA At IAD
Replies: 85
Views: 12857

RE: Future Of UA At IAD

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/FlyPNS1" class="quote" target="_blank">FlyPNS1</a> (<a href="#65" class="quote">Reply 65</a>):<br/><i> force a few small carriers (WN, <acronym ...

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by capitalflyer
Sun Nov 13, 2011 12:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future Of UA At IAD
Replies: 85
Views: 12857

RE: Future Of UA At IAD

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/washingtonian" class="quote" target="_blank">washingtonian</a> (<a href="#48" class="quote">Reply 48</a>):<br/><i>5-10 years out of the temporar...

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by capitalflyer
Sat Nov 12, 2011 3:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future Of UA At IAD
Replies: 85
Views: 12857

RE: Future Of UA At IAD

One destination that would do great from <acronym title="Washington - Dulles International (IAD / KIAD), USA - Virginia">IAD</acronym> would be <acronym title="Delhi - Indira Gandhi International (Palam) (DEL / VIDP), India">DEL</acronym>. There is a huge South Asia population living and working aro...

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by capitalflyer
Thu Nov 03, 2011 1:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DOT Sets LGA/DCA Slot Reallocation Process Part 1
Replies: 287
Views: 38304

DOT Sets LGA/DCA Slot Reallocation Process Part 1

WN could do both <acronym title="Kansas City - International (MCI / KMCI), USA - Missouri">MCI</acronym> and <acronym title="Milwaukee - General Mitchell International (MKE / KMKE), USA - Wisconsin">MKE</acronym> just to try and kill off <acronym title="Frontier Airlines (USA)">F9</acronym> a bit mo...

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by capitalflyer
Mon Oct 10, 2011 3:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Dropping STL-DCA?
Replies: 33
Views: 8257

RE: AA Dropping STL-DCA?

CO slots should come open in a few months as well once <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> and <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> get SOC. I would imagine that <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> should get a bunch of these back as I don't think ...

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by capitalflyer
Thu Sep 15, 2011 7:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indiana Aviation Reborn!
Replies: 44
Views: 4810

RE: Indiana Aviation Reborn!

June numbers are in for <acronym title="South Bend - (Michiana) Regional (St. Joseph County) (SBN / KSBN), USA - Indiana">SBN</acronym> Enplaned - Down 5.7% Load Factor 86.64% Deplaned - Down 6.0% Load factor 86.48% Arrivals - Down 2.5% Departures - Down 3.9% Looks like high fares are finally pushin...

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by capitalflyer
Tue Sep 13, 2011 4:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Timeline Of United's Washington Dulles Hub
Replies: 77
Views: 11382

RE: Timeline Of United's Washington Dulles Hub

UA just added 777 service from somewhere to <acronym title="Washington - Dulles International (IAD / KIAD), USA - Virginia">IAD</acronym>. Not sure where, but I flew <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>-<acronym title="Washington - Dulles Interna...

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by capitalflyer
Tue Sep 13, 2011 4:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indiana Aviation Reborn!
Replies: 44
Views: 4810

RE: Indiana Aviation Reborn!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/FWAERJ" class="quote" target="_blank">FWAERJ</a> (<a href="#29" class="quote">Reply 29</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</a...

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by capitalflyer
Thu Sep 08, 2011 10:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indiana Aviation Reborn!
Replies: 44
Views: 4810

RE: Indiana Aviation Reborn!

Just looking at schedule for the fall for United to <acronym title="South Bend - (Michiana) Regional (St. Joseph County) (SBN / KSBN), USA - Indiana">SBN</acronym> and it doesn't seem there are any additional flights or larger equipment on football weekends. Is this a thing of the past? I seem to re...

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by capitalflyer
Tue Sep 06, 2011 6:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future Of Terminal A At DCA
Replies: 16
Views: 7141

RE: Future Of Terminal A At DCA

I have had to pick up a few folks in the past month at <acronym title="Washington - Ronald Reagan National (DCA / KDCA), USA - Virginia">DCA</acronym>. I really like the viewing area they have now. Huge windows to look out and many displays detailing history of <acronym title="Washington - Ronald Re...

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by capitalflyer
Tue Sep 06, 2011 3:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indiana Aviation Reborn!
Replies: 44
Views: 4810

RE: Indiana Aviation Reborn!

I was at <acronym title="South Bend - (Michiana) Regional (St. Joseph County) (SBN / KSBN), USA - Indiana">SBN</acronym> last weekend. Starting to look like a real airport. All the gates look nice. A9 has ramps leading up to gate door that opens to jetbridge. Allegiant uses this gate. Seems odd that...

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by capitalflyer
Thu Sep 01, 2011 5:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Timeline Of United's Washington Dulles Hub
Replies: 77
Views: 11382

RE: Timeline Of United's Washington Dulles Hub

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/FlyPNS1" class="quote" target="_blank">FlyPNS1</a> (<a href="#45" class="quote">Reply 45</a>):<br/><i>The route should go mainline, but a 737 or...

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by capitalflyer
Tue Aug 30, 2011 10:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Timeline Of United's Washington Dulles Hub
Replies: 77
Views: 11382

RE: Timeline Of United's Washington Dulles Hub

I am surprised no one is flying non stop to New Delhi or Bombay/Mumbai. Huge South Asian population in NOVA would gobble up seats on these flights. Does a <acronym title="United Airlines (USA)">UA</acronym> 777 or 747 have the legs to do this? <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym>...

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by capitalflyer
Tue Aug 23, 2011 7:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Earthquake On US East Coast Stops Air Traffic
Replies: 57
Views: 20462

RE: Earthquake On US East Coast Stops Air Traffic

No groundstop at DCA. However, there are reports of gas odor in terminal and it has been evacuated.

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by capitalflyer
Tue Aug 23, 2011 6:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Earthquake On US East Coast Stops Air Traffic
Replies: 57
Views: 20462

Earthquake On US East Coast Stops Air Traffic

Local media reporting that MWAA says both DCA and IAD operating normally.

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by capitalflyer
Mon Aug 22, 2011 2:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Confirms Fleetwide Ch 9, P.s., Other Upgrades.
Replies: 114
Views: 20209

RE: UA Confirms Fleetwide Ch 9, P.s., Other Upgrades.

I love all the changes. But I am a bit disappointed (not surprised though) that they didn't expand the Directv to more than just 737 and PMCO 757. I would love to see this fleet wide, but could at least imagine it on p.s. 757s. I do like the streaming video idea, probably a far more inexpensive way ...

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by capitalflyer
Sun Aug 21, 2011 2:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indiana Aviation Reborn!
Replies: 44
Views: 4810

RE: Indiana Aviation Reborn!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/FWAERJ" class="quote" target="_blank">FWAERJ</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i>The <acronym title="Southwest Airlines (USA)">...

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by capitalflyer
Sat Aug 20, 2011 4:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indiana Aviation Reborn!
Replies: 44
Views: 4810

RE: Indiana Aviation Reborn!

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

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by capitalflyer
Thu Aug 18, 2011 10:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indiana Aviation Reborn!
Replies: 44
Views: 4810

Indiana Aviation Reborn!

Old thread got archived so I am starting anew. Numbers are in for <acronym title="South Bend - (Michiana) Regional (St. Joseph County) (SBN / KSBN), USA - Indiana">SBN</acronym> for May finally. Enplaned - Up 2% Load Factor 84.79% Deplaned - Down 0.6% Load Factor 86.23% Arrivals - Down 3.5% Departur...

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by capitalflyer
Tue Aug 16, 2011 2:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest And Dallas Love After Wright - 2014
Replies: 94
Views: 16375

RE: Southwest And Dallas Love After Wright - 2014

The big one for SWA will be <acronym title="Washington - Ronald Reagan National (DCA / KDCA), USA - Virginia">DCA</acronym>. There seem to be slot proceedings often as airlines merge, and they already have a foothold via <acronym title="Airtran (USA)">FL</acronym>. I am sure they would switch over a...

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by capitalflyer
Sun Jul 03, 2011 5:36 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: "Beverage Service": Microbrews In The Air?
Replies: 23
Views: 9116

RE: "Beverage Service": Microbrews In The Air?

That and weapon. Break off a bottle and voila, instant people shredder.

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by capitalflyer
Sat Jul 02, 2011 3:06 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: "Beverage Service": Microbrews In The Air?
Replies: 23
Views: 9116

"Beverage Service": Microbrews In The Air?

"Beer here! Starting today you can enjoy an ice cold Fat Tire onboard our flights! In addition, (“orange” you glad for this news?), we now have delicious orange slices to go with your Blue Moon." This announcement from Frontier is the first I am aware of microbrew beers being served on board commerc...

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by capitalflyer
Fri Apr 08, 2011 4:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mwaa Approves Underground Station At IAD
Replies: 43
Views: 3646

RE: Mwaa Approves Underground Station At IAD

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/catiii" class="quote" target="_blank">catiii</a> (<a href="#9" class="quote">Reply 9</a>):<br/><i> The stations are dark, the trains dirty (even...

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by capitalflyer
Thu Apr 07, 2011 10:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mwaa Approves Underground Station At IAD
Replies: 43
Views: 3646

Mwaa Approves Underground Station At IAD

MWAA yesterday approved a compromise underground station option for the Silver Line when it reaches <acronym title="Washington - Dulles International (IAD / KIAD), USA - Virginia">IAD</acronym>. Here is a link to the graphic of the chosen option and the above ground option. <a href="http://www.washi...

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