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by douwd20
Thu Jul 06, 2006 9:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Ups Fares 4th Time
Replies: 20
Views: 2772

Southwest Ups Fares 4th Time

USA Today is reporting that Southwest Ups Fares 4th Time this year. DALLAS (AP) — Southwest Airlines (LUV) has raised fares by $3 or $10 for one-way trips — one of its largest increases ever. ....the increase was matched by several other carriers, including American Airlines, United Airlines, Delta ...

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by douwd20
Sat Jul 01, 2006 10:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Does DFW Not Have Many International Airlines?
Replies: 146
Views: 14796

RE: Why Does DFW Not Have Many International Airlines?

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by douwd20
Mon Jun 19, 2006 12:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Article: Airbus Likely To Request State Aid
Replies: 123
Views: 8908

RE: Article: Airbus Likely To Request State Aid

What's amazing if this all plays out and Airbus is given state aid what is the point in reading the market correctly and developing the 777 and 787 and not the A380? What is the point of managing a project and cash flow correctly when the state can come in and bail you out if you do all the above wr...

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by douwd20
Sat Jun 17, 2006 9:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SQ Reacts After A380 Delay. Punch For Airbus!
Replies: 111
Views: 17388

RE: SQ Reacts After A380 Delay. Punch For Airbus!

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by douwd20
Fri Jun 16, 2006 12:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eads Will Launch A Probe Into A380 Delay
Replies: 20
Views: 3822

RE: Eads Will Launch A Probe Into A380 Delay

Another aritcle goes a bit further: Shares in EADS plunged more than 25 percent Wednesday after the delay and a profit warning, shaving millions of dollars off the company's value. Stock prices rallied Thursday, closing at 20.00 euros ($25.16), up 6.8 percent. They remained well below the price of m...

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by douwd20
Tue Jun 13, 2006 2:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WSJ: Airbus A370 Updates
Replies: 103
Views: 19865

RE: WSJ: Airbus A370 Updates

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by douwd20
Tue Jun 13, 2006 2:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WSJ: Airbus A370 Updates
Replies: 103
Views: 19865

WSJ: Airbus A370 Updates

The WSJ is reporting that Airbus has meet with key customers over the revamped A350 and intial reactions are good. <a href="http://online.wsj.com/article/SB115015780303578418.html?mod=hps_us_my_companies" target=_blank>http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1150...78418.html?mod=hps_us_my_companies</a> Fai...

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by douwd20
Tue Jun 13, 2006 12:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus Faces Tough Midmarket Choices
Replies: 61
Views: 6201

RE: Airbus Faces Tough Midmarket Choices

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by douwd20
Tue Jun 13, 2006 1:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WSJ: Airbus A380 Faces Operating Limits
Replies: 90
Views: 16677

RE: WSJ: Airbus A380 Faces Operating Limits

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by douwd20
Fri Jun 02, 2006 7:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "Airbus Takes Swipe At Customers"
Replies: 110
Views: 16286

RE: "Airbus Takes Swipe At Customers"

Seattle Times:

Udvar-Hazy said his company placed the A350 order because those planes will sell well enough in the short term if priced much less than the 787. It's the jet's long-term future he is concerned about.

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by douwd20
Fri Jun 02, 2006 6:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "Airbus Takes Swipe At Customers"
Replies: 110
Views: 16286

RE: "Airbus Takes Swipe At Customers"

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by douwd20
Wed May 31, 2006 12:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Analyst's View On The 'Really New' A350
Replies: 118
Views: 16270

RE: Analyst's View On The 'Really New' A350

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by douwd20
Mon May 29, 2006 1:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Can Anything Stop Southwest?
Replies: 211
Views: 12291

RE: Can Anything Stop Southwest?

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by douwd20
Sat May 27, 2006 2:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas Drops 772LR, But Considers 748i To Dallas
Replies: 217
Views: 23483

RE: Qantas Drops 772LR, But Considers 748i To Dall

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by douwd20
Wed May 17, 2006 4:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus Wants Launch Aid For A350 Revamp
Replies: 124
Views: 11495

RE: Airbus Wants Launch Aid For A350 Revamp

There is a blurb in the Wall Street Journal on this as well so it is pretty new. 'The U.S. on Wednesday warned European leaders not to increase subsidies to Airbus (<acronym title="Abilene - Regional (ABI / KABI), USA - Texas">ABI</acronym>.YY) for aircraft development, saying it would intensify an ...

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by douwd20
Sun May 14, 2006 2:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates Finds 9 Abreast Doesn't Fit Into The A350
Replies: 105
Views: 15126

RE: Emirates Finds 9 Abreast Doesn't Fit Into The A350

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by douwd20
Sun May 14, 2006 12:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates May Opt For 787 As A350 Hits A Snag
Replies: 35
Views: 11205

RE: Emirates May Opt For 787 As A350 Hits A Snag

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by douwd20
Fri Apr 21, 2006 1:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American To Cut Planes, Intensifying Seat Crunch
Replies: 54
Views: 10040

RE: American To Cut Planes, Intensifying Seat Crunch

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by douwd20
Fri Apr 21, 2006 12:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American To Cut Planes, Intensifying Seat Crunch
Replies: 54
Views: 10040

RE: American To Cut Planes, Intensifying Seat Crunch

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by douwd20
Tue Apr 11, 2006 5:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus Ready To Discuss A350 Improvements
Replies: 150
Views: 14596

RE: Airbus Ready To Discuss A350 Improvements

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by douwd20
Sun Apr 09, 2006 9:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The USA's Scewed View Of Aviation...
Replies: 56
Views: 7359

RE: The USA's Scewed View Of Aviation...

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by douwd20
Fri Apr 07, 2006 11:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Seattle Times: Leahy Under The Gun?
Replies: 16
Views: 5317

RE: Seattle Times: Leahy Under The Gun?

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by douwd20
Fri Apr 07, 2006 5:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Seattle Times: Leahy Under The Gun?
Replies: 16
Views: 5317

RE: Seattle Times: Leahy Under The Gun?

Nope. It wouldn't be hard at all. All it takes is a few billion dollars to fix. Therein lies the problem for Boeing and Airbus.

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by douwd20
Fri Apr 07, 2006 4:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Seattle Times: Leahy Under The Gun?
Replies: 16
Views: 5317

Seattle Times: Leahy Under The Gun?

Intersting article though already much discussed. - A340 at the end of it's sales curve - Airbus is headed for 30% market share - Boeing to regain deliveries lead in 2008 and never losing it giving Boeing 'unassailable momentum' - 'The superiority of the 777 over the A340, and the 787 over the curre...

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by douwd20
Thu Apr 06, 2006 1:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus Denies Report Of Emirates A380 Delay
Replies: 42
Views: 9631

RE: Airbus Denies Report Of Emirates A380 Delay

Airbus and Boeing are surrogate football teams with Europe rooting for Airbus and the US rooting for Boeing. That will never change.

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by douwd20
Tue Apr 04, 2006 1:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A350 Cabin Mock May Tip The Orders To Airbus
Replies: 215
Views: 35175

RE: A350 Cabin Mock May Tip The Orders To Airbus

Looks like you better bring your own pillow if you want to sit in those seats for more than 30 minutes.  Smile Let's hope future photos show more 'support'.

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by douwd20
Sat Apr 01, 2006 8:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Forecasts Need For 900 747 Sized Aircraft
Replies: 28
Views: 8651

Boeing Forecasts Need For 900 747 Sized Aircraft

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by douwd20
Fri Feb 03, 2006 6:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: USAToday: Why United Airlines Will Fail Again?
Replies: 63
Views: 10280

RE: USAToday: Why United Airlines Will Fail Again?

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by douwd20
Fri Feb 03, 2006 5:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: USAToday: Why United Airlines Will Fail Again?
Replies: 63
Views: 10280

USAToday: Why United Airlines Will Fail Again?

Interesting story in USA Today. The focus is United but a lot of it applies to all the legacy carries. <a href="http://www.usatoday.com/travel/columnist/brancatelli/2006-01-30-brancatelli_x.htm" target=_blank>http://www.usatoday.com/travel/colum...telli/2006-01-30-brancatelli_x.htm</a> Synopsis: -Un...

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by douwd20
Fri Oct 21, 2005 12:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN To Serve Denver International
Replies: 245
Views: 13057

RE: WN To Serve Denver International

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by douwd20
Fri Oct 21, 2005 11:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN To Serve Denver International
Replies: 245
Views: 13057

RE: WN To Serve Denver International

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by douwd20
Wed Oct 19, 2005 3:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Is Mortal After All!
Replies: 108
Views: 13409

RE: Southwest Is Mortal After All!

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by douwd20
Tue Oct 18, 2005 1:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Is Mortal After All!
Replies: 108
Views: 13409

RE: Southwest Is Mortal After All!

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by douwd20
Tue Oct 18, 2005 12:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Is Mortal After All!
Replies: 108
Views: 13409

RE: Southwest Is Mortal After All!

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by douwd20
Mon Oct 17, 2005 10:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Is Mortal After All!
Replies: 108
Views: 13409

RE: Southwest Is Mortal After All!

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by douwd20
Mon Oct 17, 2005 3:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Is Mortal After All!
Replies: 108
Views: 13409

RE: Southwest Is Mortal After All!

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by douwd20
Mon Oct 17, 2005 12:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Is Mortal After All!
Replies: 108
Views: 13409

RE: Southwest Is Mortal After All!

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by douwd20
Sat Sep 24, 2005 2:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways Slams U.S. Bankruptcy Laws
Replies: 130
Views: 10170

RE: British Airways Slams U.S. Bankruptcy Laws

Fares may be too low but somehow the carriers keep lining up new financing. Incredible as it seems the old adage 'a sucker is born everyday' rings true in this industry.

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by douwd20
Mon Jun 13, 2005 1:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Paris 2005- Reversal Of Fortunes...
Replies: 32
Views: 8059

RE: Paris 2005- Reversal Of Fortunes...

The WSJ has a story for those who can access it.... <a href="http://online.wsj.com/article/0,,SB111861330098357388,00.html?mod=home%5Fpage%5Fone%5Fus" target=_blank>http://online.wsj.com/article/0,,SB1...00.html?mod=home%5Fpage%5Fone%5Fus</a> Golden Handcuffs With Italy in the Doldrums,Many Point Fi...

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by douwd20
Wed Jun 08, 2005 3:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northrop, Eads To Link Up For Bid
Replies: 4
Views: 2819

RE: Northrop, Eads To Link Up For Bid

But the backlash would be muted by the fact that Airbus is building in the US? Can't argue against jobs.

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by douwd20
Wed Jun 08, 2005 2:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northrop, Eads To Link Up For Bid
Replies: 4
Views: 2819

RE: Northrop, Eads To Link Up For Bid

The article says EADS is planning to announce on June 22 where it will build a U.S. factory if it wins work on the Pentagon tanker and that the hope is the Pentagon will split the deal between Boeing and Airbus..... Northrop is drawn to the tanker program, betting that the Air Force will divide its ...

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by douwd20
Wed Jun 08, 2005 2:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northrop, Eads To Link Up For Bid
Replies: 4
Views: 2819

Northrop, Eads To Link Up For Bid

Wall Street Journal is reporting that EADS and Northrop will link up.

Trans-Atlantic Team Seeks To Break Boeing Monopoly On Aerial-Refueling Jets. The partnership is to be announced in July. Somewhat unprecedented I would venture.

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by douwd20
Sun Jun 05, 2005 5:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates Key To Airbus Fortunes
Replies: 38
Views: 5908

RE: Emirates Key To Airbus Fortunes

777ER:Personally point to point is heaps better then hub to hub flying, as it aviods all the big airports like <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym>, <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> etc. Less hubs means...

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by douwd20
Wed Jun 01, 2005 1:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines' CEOs Attack Emirates' At Iata Conf.
Replies: 63
Views: 11093

RE: Airlines' CEOs Attack Emirates' At Iata Conf.

You're in a commodity market and flooding the market with what? More commedities which = lower prices.

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by douwd20
Tue May 31, 2005 9:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Takes EU/Airbus To WTO
Replies: 0
Views: 2383

US Takes EU/Airbus To WTO

I guess it's official now. <a href="http://www.usatoday.com/news/washington/2005-05-30-us-eu-airbus_x.htm" target=_blank>http://www.usatoday.com/news/washington/2005-05-30-us-eu-airbus_x.htm</a> U.S. to file trade case against EU over Airbus WASHINGTON (AP) — The Bush administration said Monday it w...

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by douwd20
Sat May 14, 2005 10:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Colleen Barrett: US CEO Lakefield Must Be On Drugs
Replies: 106
Views: 8695

RE: Colleen Barrett: US CEO Lakefield Must Be On Drugs

Can anyone think of one successful merger in the past 15 years? One that didn't ultimately involve job losses and retrenchment?

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by douwd20
Sat May 14, 2005 10:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Leave United Alone!
Replies: 39
Views: 3294

RE: Leave United Alone!

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by douwd20
Sat May 14, 2005 6:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines To Return 14 Aircraft Back ..
Replies: 63
Views: 15298

RE: United Airlines To Return 14 Aircraft Back ..

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by douwd20
Sat May 14, 2005 5:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Discount Airlines To 50% Of US Market
Replies: 5
Views: 4067

Discount Airlines To 50% Of US Market

Interesting forecast. The LCC will double in size by 2010 in the US.

http://www.usatoday.com/travel/news/2005-05-13-dicount-growth_x.htm

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by douwd20
Sat May 14, 2005 1:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines To Return 14 Aircraft Back ..
Replies: 63
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RE: United Airlines To Return 14 Aircraft Back ..

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