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by doulasc
Sun Jul 10, 2016 1:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jetblue planning Atlanta flights in Sep 2017
Replies: 28
Views: 5930

Re: Jetblue planning Atlanta flights in Sep 2017

Here my predictions for B6 at ATL
They will start out with JFK,BOS,FLL.MCO maybe DCA and TPA.

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by doulasc
Fri Jun 17, 2016 3:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does Delta have any plans to serve Cuba?
Replies: 3
Views: 611

Does Delta have any plans to serve Cuba?

Delta use to fly from New Orleans to Havana(inherited from Chicago&Southern).Im sure
there would be a market from their Atlanta Hub. I cant believe Delta would not want in on the action to Havana.

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by doulasc
Wed Jun 01, 2016 2:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Silver Airways Adds Nassua.
Replies: 5
Views: 1093

Silver Airways Adds Nassua.

I see Silver Airways added Nassua Bahamas to its roule system but why No <acronym title="Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (FLL / KFLL), USA - Florida">FLL</acronym>-NAS or <acronym title="Orlando - International (McCoy) (MCO / KMCO), USA - Florida">MCO</acronym>-NAS. Also do you see Silver ...

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by doulasc
Wed Jun 01, 2016 1:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Longevity Of Aircraft Types
Replies: 1
Views: 1286

Longevity Of Aircraft Types

We all know the Boeing 737 is still in production today after 50 years ago the original 737-100 and 200s were coming off the line and the 737 is still in production today with improved and longer versions. The Boeing 747 came out 46 years ago and is still has a good long life but it is slowing down....

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by doulasc
Mon May 30, 2016 3:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Planned Routes That Never Came To Fruition
Replies: 125
Views: 18290

RE: Planned Routes That Never Came To Fruition

I know Pan Am wanted <acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym>-<acronym title="Mexico City (- Licenciado Benito Juarez International) (MEX / MMMX), Mexico">MEX</acronym> That route went to Eastern <acronym title="Miami - Internati...

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by doulasc
Mon May 30, 2016 3:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Planned Routes That Never Came To Fruition
Replies: 125
Views: 18290

RE: Planned Routes That Never Came To Fruition

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Cody" class="quote" target="_blank">Cody</a> (<a href="#45" class="quote">Reply 45</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I never knew why Pan ...

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by doulasc
Sun May 29, 2016 5:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Retiring Their 747s In 1984
Replies: 11
Views: 9348

AA Retiring Their 747s In 1984

I understand why <acronym title="American Airlines (USA)">AA</acronym> retired their Boeing 747-123s by 1984 and felt they were oversized for their route structure. However This was before American started expanding routes to Europe shortly afterwards and If they held on to their Boeing 747s the pla...

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by doulasc
Mon May 16, 2016 1:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Did TWA Retire Their DC-9s
Replies: 10
Views: 2317

Why Did TWA Retire Their DC-9s

TWA retired their Douglas DC-9-10 in the late 1970s. They ordered them for short range routes in 1965 to
replace the Lockheed 749A Constellation. What was the reason to phase out the DC-9 then when TWA bought Ozark
in 1985 the DC-9 rejoined the fleet.

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by doulasc
Sat May 14, 2016 11:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue's E-190 Fleet
Replies: 19
Views: 9400

JetBlue's E-190 Fleet

How many E-190s does JetBlue have and what are their plans for the future.Is JetBlue going to order
more E-190s or go with another type of plane about the same size? When American retires their E-190s
I wonder if JetBlue would be interested in them.

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by doulasc
Sat Apr 30, 2016 11:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Delta Do Retro Heritage Planes.
Replies: 42
Views: 5397

Will Delta Do Retro Heritage Planes.

Will Delta ever do heritage retro planes like American Airlines.I would like to see Northeast,old Northwest Orient,
Western Airlines and Chicago and Southern,

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by doulasc
Sat Apr 30, 2016 11:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DC-7BF [email protected] Smyrna Beach Fl.
Replies: 2
Views: 1119

DC-7BF [email protected] Smyrna Beach Fl.

What is the latest news on N381AA whach was suppose to become a restaurant and
never materialized.The DC-7 is still there and I have not heard any new news for last year and a half.
Is there a possibility this plane could fly again?

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by doulasc
Fri Apr 29, 2016 3:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF Gets Its 70th And Last B777
Replies: 66
Views: 44257

RE: AF Gets Its 70th And Last B777

Is the 777 going out of production

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by doulasc
Mon Apr 18, 2016 12:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Orlando Hendron Airport
Replies: 17
Views: 3339

RE: Orlando Hendron Airport

I apologize for calling the airport Hendron its Herndon

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by doulasc
Sun Apr 17, 2016 3:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Orlando Hendron Airport
Replies: 17
Views: 3339

RE: Orlando Hendron Airport

sorry but no one is perfect. Moderator remove this discussion,

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by doulasc
Sun Apr 17, 2016 1:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Orlando Hendron Airport
Replies: 17
Views: 3339

Orlando Hendron Airport

I hear Orlando Hendron Airport was Orlando's Commercial airline Airport before <acronym title="Orlando - International (McCoy) (MCO / KMCO), USA - Florida">MCO</acronym>.When did airlines move over to <acronym title="Orlando - International (McCoy) (MCO / KMCO), USA - Florida">MCO</acronym> from <ac...

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by doulasc
Sat Apr 16, 2016 2:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sud Caravelle With US Air Carriers
Replies: 29
Views: 4053

Sud Caravelle With US Air Carriers

I always wondered why the Sud Caravelle did not get orders from Airlines in the United States.Only United Had them. TWA was going to order a fleet of them but cancelled.The Caravelle was a short to medium jetliner that came out long before the Boeing 727 and 737 and Douglas DC-9.When did United reti...

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by doulasc
Sun Apr 10, 2016 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Detroit In 1964
Replies: 47
Views: 6348

RE: Detroit In 1964

I never thought TWA had such a small presence in Detroit

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by doulasc
Sun Apr 10, 2016 1:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN At Dayton Ohio
Replies: 3
Views: 1595

WN At Dayton Ohio

I just read an article that Southwest Airlines at Dayton that all flights will only go to Chicago <acronym title="Chicago - Midway International (Municipal / Air Park) (MDW / KMDW), USA - Illinois">MDW</acronym>.Cities dropped were <acronym title="Baltimore / Washington - International Thurgood Mars...

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by doulasc
Sat Apr 09, 2016 2:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue's Next Big Move
Replies: 136
Views: 24306

RE: JetBlue's Next Big Move

JetBlue might enter the Miami market with <acronym title="Miami - International (Wilcox Field / 36th Street / Pan American Field) (MIA / KMIA), USA - Florida">MIA</acronym>-<acronym title="Washington - Ronald Reagan National (DCA / KDCA), USA - Virginia">DCA</acronym>/<acronym title="New York - John...

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by doulasc
Sat Mar 26, 2016 4:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Capital Airlines Fleet With United Merger
Replies: 20
Views: 5697

RE: Capital Airlines Fleet With United Merger

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Viscount724" class="quote" target="_blank">Viscount724</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> In the la...

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by doulasc
Sat Mar 26, 2016 2:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Capital Airlines Fleet With United Merger
Replies: 20
Views: 5697

Capital Airlines Fleet With United Merger

When United bought Capital Airlines in 1961 Capital had Lockheed Constellation,Vickers Viscounts,Douglas DC-6B (leased from Pan Am),some Douglas DC-3s and DC-4s.Capital had on order Convair 880s and Lockheed Prop Jet Electras. At the time of the merger United only inherited the Vickers Viscount from...

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by doulasc
Sun Mar 20, 2016 3:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United's Last DC-6 Flight
Replies: 47
Views: 8485

RE: United's Last DC-6 Flight

I meant <acronym title="Salt Lake City - International (SLC / KSLC), USA - Utah">SLC</acronym> not <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym> and I know I did not type <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acro...

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by doulasc
Sun Mar 20, 2016 3:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United's Last DC-6 Flight
Replies: 47
Views: 8485

RE: United's Last DC-6 Flight

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bohica" class="quote" target="_blank">bohica</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Yes I Typed <acrony...

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by doulasc
Sun Mar 20, 2016 1:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United's Last DC-6 Flight
Replies: 47
Views: 8485

United's Last DC-6 Flight

I thought United retired their last piston DC-6s in 1968,I just discovered they operated a DC-6B flight from <acronym title="San Francisco - International (SFO / KSFO), USA - California">SFO</acronym>-<acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym> with stop...

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by doulasc
Mon Mar 14, 2016 3:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Silver Airways Being A Stand Alone Carrier
Replies: 21
Views: 4200

Silver Airways Being A Stand Alone Carrier

I see Silver Airways is a small stand alone carrier which focuses on Florida and a small operation up north. would it make sense for Silver Airways to team up with a big airline like JetBlue and create JetBlue Express for passengers traveling on JetBlue to make connections to other florida cites in ...

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by doulasc
Sun Mar 06, 2016 11:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Saab 340s How Many Still Flying In The US
Replies: 38
Views: 9080

Saab 340s How Many Still Flying In The US

A lot of Saab 340s have been retired.The only operator I see is Silver Airways.American Eagle retired theirs, Does Delta Connection have any left,I don't believe United express had them.How long has the Saab been out of production. Is Silver Airways planning on any new aircraft to replace their Saabs?

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by doulasc
Sat Mar 05, 2016 4:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta's CVG Hub
Replies: 10
Views: 5735

Delta's CVG Hub

Is Cincinnati still a hub for Delta.The reason I ask is that I am planning a trip from Columbus-New Orleans in July for the Airliners International 2016 convention. I was looking at flights and does not list connections in <acronym title="Covington / Cincinnati - Northern Kentucky International (Gre...

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by doulasc
Mon Feb 29, 2016 1:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Much Longer Will AA Will Have The 757 And 763.
Replies: 14
Views: 7454

How Much Longer Will AA Will Have The 757 And 763.

How many more years will American Airlines will fly the Boeing 757 and Boeing 767-323ER?
What is the retirement schedule on them.Will they be out of the fleet before 2020.

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by doulasc
Sun Feb 28, 2016 4:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Didn't Pan Am Order The L-1649A
Replies: 6
Views: 1863

Why Didn't Pan Am Order The L-1649A

With the Lockheed 1649A Super Constellation having more range over the Douglas DC-7C I would think Pan Am would have wanted that plane for some long overseas routes,The early Boeing 707 and DC-8s did not have the range of the L-1649A,I am aware the Lockheed 1649A came late in the 1950s before the Bo...

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by doulasc
Sun Feb 14, 2016 4:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue To Tallahassee?
Replies: 25
Views: 6811

JetBlue To Tallahassee?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/MesaFlyGuy" class="quote" target="_blank">MesaFlyGuy</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> sorry there...

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by doulasc
Sun Feb 14, 2016 2:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue To Tallahassee?
Replies: 25
Views: 6811

JetBlue To Tallahassee?

Just read a link on JetBlue's Page on facebook that leads to an article in the Tallahassee Democrat on bringing JetBlue to Tallahassee Florida.It mentions there is a airline service gab between Jacksonville and New Orleans(doesn't Southwest have a flight from <acronym title="Jacksonville - Internati...

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by doulasc
Mon Feb 08, 2016 1:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Any Boeing 747s On US Domestic Routes?
Replies: 21
Views: 7754

Any Boeing 747s On US Domestic Routes?

United and Delta are the only ones left in the USA flying Boeing 747s.Are there any flying on routes within the USA
or just on International routes.

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by doulasc
Sun Jan 31, 2016 2:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Did The DC-8-50 Fly By April 1960?
Replies: 15
Views: 2172

RE: Did The DC-8-50 Fly By April 1960?

Did Eastern ever operate the DC-8-50 Fan Jet or were all theirs DC-8-21s.Eastern retired their DC-8s including the stretch
-61 and -63 in 1974

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by doulasc
Sat Jan 23, 2016 2:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Didnt National(NA) Ever Expand.
Replies: 4
Views: 1605

Why Didnt National(NA) Ever Expand.

National Airlines first served the Northeast,a few cities on the Eastern Seaboard like Norfolk,Charleston and Savannah, Florida, New Orleans and Houston.In 1961 they were awarded routes to California and Las Vegas.I always wondered why National did not expand more across the Sun Belt,like adding ,mo...

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by doulasc
Sun Jan 17, 2016 5:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pan Am DC-10s (and L1011-500s)
Replies: 60
Views: 11564

RE: Pan Am DC-10s (and L1011-500s)

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SpaceshipDC10" class="quote" target="_blank">SpaceshipDC10</a> (<a href="#41" class="quote">Reply 41</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> tha...

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by doulasc
Sat Jan 16, 2016 9:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pan Am DC-10s (and L1011-500s)
Replies: 60
Views: 11564

RE: Pan Am DC-10s (and L1011-500s)

the last thing Pan Am needed was more Boeing 747s in their fleetI'll never know why Pan Am got rid of their L 1011 and Douglas dc-10s maybe PanAm should have kept some of their Boeing 707s flying into the mid-1980s

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by doulasc
Sun Jan 10, 2016 5:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Getting Embraer E-190s
Replies: 34
Views: 16271

RE: American Airlines Getting Embraer E-190s

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/UnitedTristar" class="quote" target="_blank">UnitedTristar</a> (<a href="#5" class="quote">Reply 5</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Actua...

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by doulasc
Sun Jan 10, 2016 4:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Getting Embraer E-190s
Replies: 34
Views: 16271

American Airlines Getting Embraer E-190s

I just saw a photo of Facebook of a American Airlines E-190 freshly painted leaving <acronym title="Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (FLL / KFLL), USA - Florida">FLL</acronym> It is American Airlines and not American Eagle. How come the E-170s are American Eagle and the E-190s are American ...

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by doulasc
Fri Jan 01, 2016 4:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Who Will Fly From Key West To Havana
Replies: 35
Views: 4969

RE: Who Will Fly From Key West To Havana

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/crownvic" class="quote" target="_blank">crownvic</a> (<a href="#31" class="quote">Reply 31</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> How long as t...

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by doulasc
Fri Jan 01, 2016 3:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Didnt Pan Am Order The Boeing 757
Replies: 7
Views: 4275

Why Didnt Pan Am Order The Boeing 757

I wondered why Pan Am did not go with the Boeing 757 when it first came out,instead Pan Am bought more Boeing 727-200s that came available on the second hand market.The 757 would have fit it in intra European routes.Miami to the Caribbean and Central America. Did the early 757s have the range to fly...

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by doulasc
Wed Dec 30, 2015 10:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pan Am And The Boeing 767
Replies: 131
Views: 28003

RE: Pan Am And The Boeing 767

PanAm swapped their DC 10s with American Airlines for their Boeing 747s
the last thing Pan Am needed was more Boeing 747 flying half empty

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by doulasc
Tue Dec 29, 2015 2:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Who Will Fly From Key West To Havana
Replies: 35
Views: 4969

Who Will Fly From Key West To Havana

When scheduled air service starts from the USA to Cuba who will pick up flights from <acronym title="Key West - International (EYW / KEYW), USA - Florida">EYW</acronym>-<acronym title="Havana - Jose Marti International (HAV / MUHA), Cuba">HAV</acronym>. Cuba had a smaller airline Aero Caribbean is t...

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by doulasc
Mon Dec 28, 2015 2:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pan Am And The Boeing 767
Replies: 131
Views: 28003

RE: Pan Am And The Boeing 767

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Ryanair01" class="quote" target="_blank">Ryanair01</a> (<a href="#43" class="quote">Reply 43</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> That's news...

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by doulasc
Sun Dec 27, 2015 11:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pan Am And The Boeing 767
Replies: 131
Views: 28003

RE: Pan Am And The Boeing 767

I always wondered why Pan Am passed up Boeing 767s and 757s for Airbus A300s and A310s.Pan Am kept adding more
Boeing 727-200s from the second hand market instead of ordering new Boeing 757s,btw they were making plans for Airbus
A320s

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by doulasc
Thu Dec 24, 2015 2:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA MD-80 Two Years Left.
Replies: 53
Views: 11380

RE: AA MD-80 Two Years Left.

CMH-DFW is still MD-80s.What will replace them when the time comes.

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by doulasc
Mon Dec 21, 2015 1:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cubana To The USA
Replies: 23
Views: 11114

RE: Cubana To The USA

aren't all new planes from Boeing,Airbus and Ilyushun meet stage 2 and 3 noise requirements.

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by doulasc
Sat Dec 19, 2015 8:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cubana To The USA
Replies: 23
Views: 11114

Cubana To The USA

What are the chances of Cubana starting service from Cuba to the USA like to Miami,New York and other cities too.
Before 1960 Cubana served Miami and New York.

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by doulasc
Sun Dec 13, 2015 4:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF Return To Tehran And Launches ORY-JFK
Replies: 64
Views: 16318

RE: AF Return To Tehran And Launches ORY-JFK

when was the last time Air France operated <acronym title="Paris - Orly (ORY / LFPO), France">ORY</acronym>-<acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> ? American Airlines was forced to move from <acronym title="Paris - Orly (ORY / ...

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by doulasc
Fri Dec 11, 2015 3:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why No TWA Propjets?
Replies: 10
Views: 2982

RE: Why No TWA Propjets?

TWA was making plans to order 25 Lockheed Prop Jet Electras,but the order never got placed.

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by doulasc
Fri Dec 04, 2015 2:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Who All Ordered The Boeing 707-120/120B
Replies: 25
Views: 4676

Who All Ordered The Boeing 707-120/120B

It seems the Boeing 707-120 series was not really a overseas travel plane even though Pan Am's first jet flight was a Boeing 707-121 non fan from New York to Paris in 1958 and had to make a fuel stop in Gander on the way back unlike a Intercontinental 320 series. TWA had a large fleet of 707-131s an...

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