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by WaywardMemphian
Tue Dec 24, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing CEO resigns, David Calhoun named President and CEO
Replies: 300
Views: 39134

Re: Boeing CEO resigns, David Calhoun named President and CEO

aden23 wrote:
Great news, now let the criminal proceedings begin! Hopefully we can see Muilenberg behind bars by next Christmas.


If you think Boeing's CEO will ever see jail over the MAX, you're delusional and I want some of what you're taking and/or drinking..

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by WaywardMemphian
Fri Dec 20, 2019 6:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor: Azul resuming NYC next year
Replies: 43
Views: 5923

Re: Rumor: Azul resuming NYC next year

Considering Neeleman's connection...Moxy?

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by WaywardMemphian
Thu Dec 19, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

AA's seasonal service to LAX started this morning, I'll be interested to see the load factor numbers. Hopefully they're good enough for them to consider making it year-round, the more west coast options the better. The first flight supposedly full, lol. If this goes year round, I suspect it will be...

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by WaywardMemphian
Tue Dec 17, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 158
Views: 24983

Re: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2019

http://www.gcmap.com/mapui?P=Ord-dFW%0D ... =wls&DU=mi
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Yeah, now that they are at XNA, I wonder if we see something like what they teies at BKG with ORD and DFW at XNA instead plus adding MCO

http://www.gcmap.com/mapui?P=Ord-dFW%0D ... =wls&DU=mi

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by WaywardMemphian
Mon Dec 16, 2019 3:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 158
Views: 24983

Re: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2019

It appears Mobile and Tyler both end in late April, and Lafayette's hope to be restored in spring 2020 (after being "suspended" in November) is not happening. Quite a few long-hauls from Denver and Vegas to medium-smaller markets in the eastern half of the US didn't make it back. These gu...

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by WaywardMemphian
Mon Dec 16, 2019 11:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 158
Views: 24983

Re: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2019

Here are summer 2019 markets not for sale in summer 2020 -- all stations with 4 or more missing markets Denver: IAD JAX LFT MDT PVD SAV TYR LGA BFM BHM BKG Raleigh CMH CVG JAX MKE MSY PBI PVD SAN TPA Austin DTW MSP MSY ONT SLC CVG SNA Cincinnati AUS JAX LGA PHL RDU SFO PHX Philadelphia PNS MCI MEM ...

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by WaywardMemphian
Sat Dec 14, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

Will they keep MSP now? Southwest starting Denver played into this.

Now, where's Boston?

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by WaywardMemphian
Sat Dec 14, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: XNA (Northwest Arkansas) Aviation 2019
Replies: 15
Views: 2356

Re: XNA (Northwest Arkansas) Aviation 2019

Oh, of course ‘Highfill’ would confuse people. What are there, 650 people in Highfill? When you fly to DTW, they don’t welcome you to Romulus (the airport is as many people know not in Detroit). ‘Northwest Arkansas’ is probably the way it should universally be designated, especially since none of t...

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by WaywardMemphian
Thu Dec 12, 2019 12:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: XNA (Northwest Arkansas) Aviation 2019
Replies: 15
Views: 2356

Re: XNA (Northwest Arkansas) Aviation 2019

I’ve seen it all. United used to have ‘Fayetteville, AR’ on the monitors in the terminal at O’Hare that listed the flights and your boarding pass said ‘Bentonville, AK” (Alaska. seriously. Saw it with my own two eyes) Delta for a time post merger would use NORTHWEST ARKANSAS for flights out of Memp...

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by WaywardMemphian
Wed Dec 11, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: XNA (Northwest Arkansas) Aviation 2019
Replies: 15
Views: 2356

Re: XNA (Northwest Arkansas) Aviation 2019

https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_ ... 7878780414
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XNA is dropping Regional and going to Northwest Arkansas National Airport and has filed the paperwork with the FAA and TSA Check Point Expansion is done

https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_ ... 7878780414

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by WaywardMemphian
Thu Dec 05, 2019 11:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

Cubsrule wrote:
I'm dropping off a rental car in Memphis next week and got an alert about construction in the rental car area. What's up? It's been a few years but my recollection of the CONRAC is that it's fairly new and nice.



They supposedly opened an even newer one this past summer.

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by WaywardMemphian
Thu Dec 05, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing NMA in doubt as customers push for all new 737MAX and 757 replacement
Replies: 1049
Views: 152699

Re: Boeing NMA in doubt as customers push for all new 737MAX and 757 replacement

Boeing screwed the pooch by not not buying out the CS when they had the chance. Instead they basically forced Bombardier to give it away to Airbus. In response, Boeing bought Embraer but it is not working. The C-Series could have covered the Max 7 and Max 8 with a CS-500 and possibly 700. They could...

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by WaywardMemphian
Thu Nov 21, 2019 2:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: XNA (Northwest Arkansas) Aviation 2019
Replies: 15
Views: 2356

XNA (Northwest Arkansas) Aviation 2019

Munoz stopped by pimping the CRJ-550 Chicago-based carrier United Airlines has been flying its new Bombardier CRJ-550 jet between Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport (XNA) and Chicago about five times daily, or about 125 times so far, since it started the service Oct. 27. United Airlines CEO Oscar M...

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by WaywardMemphian
Tue Nov 19, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

I wonder if Fed Ex flew a 767 over. They have before. Penny has a loaded basketball team as well, The Griz need to find the right pieces to put around Ja Morant, he's really damn good. I have been mentioning Memphis is quietly about to start surprising folks. First time since my childhood that Memp...

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by WaywardMemphian
Tue Nov 12, 2019 2:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian Adds FCO/CDG-ORD And FCO-DEN
Replies: 29
Views: 5496

Re: Norwegian Adds FCO/CDG-ORD And FCO-DEN

With Frontier and Southwest, folks can get to Denver on the cheap from just about anywhere and then fly cheap to Europe on DY. They can stay at the airport or have a brief stay over in DEN.

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by WaywardMemphian
Sun Nov 10, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant Discussion Thread - 2019
Replies: 349
Views: 57073

Re: Allegiant Discussion Thread - 2019

Allegiant is notoriously competition-averse. Of their 450 or so city pairs only about 100 have competition. I sometimes peruse their Facebook page and I get a chuckle from how frequently I’ll see folks posting comments in vain on there to the effect of ‘Please please please fly from [insert some me...

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by WaywardMemphian
Sun Nov 10, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant Discussion Thread - 2019
Replies: 349
Views: 57073

Re: Allegiant Discussion Thread - 2019

... If they multiply that by dozens of small airports they can run a fairly competition-free business. Allegiant is notoriously competition-averse. Of their 450 or so city pairs only about 100 have competition. I sometimes peruse their Facebook page and I get a chuckle from how frequently I’ll see ...

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by WaywardMemphian
Fri Nov 08, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EasyJet gets Thomas Cook LGW slots - not JetBlue
Replies: 24
Views: 4721

Re: EasyJet gets Thomas Cook LGW slots - not JetBlue

B6 is still years away from launching London service, who knows if they are even ready internally to purchase slots. They probably don't have "all their ducks in a row" yet.To say this was a missed opportunity for B6 is most likely true, but it won't be their only opportunity. Perhaps the...

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by WaywardMemphian
Sun Nov 03, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: FAA to allow pilots with diabetes to fly commercial jets
Replies: 30
Views: 5230

Re: FAA to allow pilots with diabetes to fly commercial jets

CNN)The Federal Aviation Administration is set to allow pilots with insulin-treated diabetes to apply to fly commercial airliners, according to a Department of Transportation official who spoke with CNN. https://www.cnn.com/2019/10/31/politics/faa-pilots-diabetes/index.html?no-st=1572572147 This is...

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by WaywardMemphian
Sun Nov 03, 2019 3:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

I wonder if Fed Ex flew a 767 over. They have before. Penny has a loaded basketball team as well, The Griz need to find the right pieces to put around Ja Morant, he's really damn good. I have been mentioning Memphis is quietly about to start surprising folks. First time since my childhood that Memph...

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by WaywardMemphian
Sat Nov 02, 2019 11:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mississippi Aviation thread 2019
Replies: 13
Views: 1507

Re: Mississippi Aviation thread 2019

With the Toyota plant near TUP I am surprised AA hasn't added DFW. Sent from my SM-G950U using Tapatalk Too easy a drive from MEM , it is damn near a direct drive down I-22 , less than an hour as the plant is to the east of Tupelo proper. Plus Toyoto has a big plant that produces axles and stuff fo...

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by WaywardMemphian
Fri Nov 01, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

I don't know if this was previously discussed or announced, but I was just browsing some flights in February, and it looks like AA will be sending an A321 on the CLT-MEM route for at least a few days (Feb. 8 - 10). It's AA 1757. A poster had mentioned that DCA was seeing 2 A319s daily. I checked so...

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by WaywardMemphian
Fri Nov 01, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

I don't know if this was previously discussed or announced, but I was just browsing some flights in February, and it looks like AA will be sending an A321 on the CLT-MEM route for at least a few days (Feb. 8 - 10). It's AA 1757. A poster had mentioned that DCA was seeing 2 A319s daily. I checked so...

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by WaywardMemphian
Thu Oct 31, 2019 3:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

Don’t expect much additional growth at MEM for the foreseeable future. MEM-SFO is not going to happen. Simple reason is there is not sufficient traffic. SFO is very constrained, especially for United and is very prone to weather delays. OAK is usually my choice for flights to the Bay Area, but Sout...

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by WaywardMemphian
Thu Oct 31, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mitsubishi SpaceJet — Flight Test & Production Thread
Replies: 497
Views: 103216

Re: Mitsubishi SpaceJet — Flight Test & Production Thread

Trans States Airlines has cancelled their order of 50 M90s (+ 50 options) as they are apparently not willing to wait for the M100. Meanwhile, comments on the EIS delay were postponed until next month. https://www.mitsubishiaircraft.com/latest/mitsubishi-aircraft-corporation-statement-cancellation-o...

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by WaywardMemphian
Wed Oct 30, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

Not to mention when Spirit eventually starts MEM flights which will stimulate a lot of demand of travelers that would have otherwise drove to their destinations. I noticed that Allegiant going nearly daily to Vegas next summer. And 5x weekly to FLL I believe that Southwest will get around to adding...

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by WaywardMemphian
Wed Oct 30, 2019 3:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

Memphis has been growing at about a 5.5% clip this year, about the same as last year. Daily flights in August averaged 90 and overall traffic to the end of August was at 3,048,000, an increase of around 150k from the same time as the year before. Apparently OCT has been busy for the airport with tr...

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by WaywardMemphian
Tue Oct 29, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

Memphis has been growing at about a 5.5% clip this year, about the same as last year. Daily flights in August averaged 90 and overall traffic to the end of August was at 3,048,000, an increase of around 150k from the same time as the year before. Apparently OCT has been busy for the airport with tra...

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by WaywardMemphian
Tue Oct 29, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

"https://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/mapping/popest/pes-v3/" 168km/105 miles radius (1 1/2 hour radius) 2020 estimated population: MEM = 2.94M. NASH = 4.51M LOU = 6.4M Now, factor in competing airports and the level of service they provide. Louisville is squeezed like an orange especially t...

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by WaywardMemphian
Tue Oct 29, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

You start by listing DMAs then talk about MSAs being used by planning departments. It looks like you're trying to gaslight this thread... Not only that, Technically Jonesboro and Tupelo are their own tv media markets and not included in Memphis' numbers and yet again, they are firmly withing MEM's ...

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by WaywardMemphian
Tue Oct 29, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why are turboprops so unpopular in the US?
Replies: 182
Views: 28451

Re: Why are turboprops so unpopular in the US?

Doesn'/ the now (new) Dehavilland Q400's have near jet like speed? I read recently they were eying what United did with the CRJ 550 and possibly pitching a similarly laid out turboprop as a more economical choice as more US based 50 seater rjs are retired. Some things have happened since the trend a...

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by WaywardMemphian
Mon Oct 28, 2019 3:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 10/27/2019:AA Summer COS-PHX;DL Drops JFK-AGP/PDL;G4;Y4;UA Cuts CVG-SFO, Adds GEG-IAH,IAD-HHH,ORD-PSC/SBA
Replies: 44
Views: 11683

Re: OAG Changes 10/27/2019:AA Summer COS-PHX;DL Drops JFK-AGP/PDL;G4;Y4;UA Cuts CVG-SFO, Adds GEG-IAH,IAD-HHH,ORD-PSC/SB

Good Grief just noticed that G4's LAS/MEM was nearly daily except for Tues and FLL was 5x for the Summer. You gotta think that WN would add at least LAS/MEM soon if not for the whole MAX issue

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by WaywardMemphian
Sun Oct 27, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 10/27/2019:AA Summer COS-PHX;DL Drops JFK-AGP/PDL;G4;Y4;UA Cuts CVG-SFO, Adds GEG-IAH,IAD-HHH,ORD-PSC/SBA
Replies: 44
Views: 11683

Re: OAG Changes 10/27/2019:AA Summer COS-PHX;DL Drops JFK-AGP/PDL;G4;Y4;UA Cuts CVG-SFO, Adds GEG-IAH,IAD-HHH,ORD-PSC/SB

Thanks as always enilria. G4 SFB-XNA MAY 0.1>0.4[0.5] JUN 0>0.6[0.7] JUL 0>0.5[0.7] G4 VPS-XNA MAY 0.1>0.5[0.5] JUN 0>0.6[0.7] JUL 0>0.6[0.9] Looks like G4 is holding on any XNA growth this summer, if not just a hair of decreases, after last summer's seemingly beefed up schedule compared to prior y...

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by WaywardMemphian
Fri Oct 25, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

It looks like at least one aircraft at MEM was damaged in the storm. I just found this video posted on instagram by loaltitude. It shows a UPS 757 with some significant damage. There's a pretty big gash in the fuselage. https://www.instagram.com/p/B39ixhDFDXI/ That front was tough. It nearly got my...

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by WaywardMemphian
Thu Oct 24, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

The rankings of US TV markets show Memphis as #51, behind cities like Birmingham (#43), Norfolk (#44), Oklahoma City (#45), Louisville (#48), Grand Rapids (#49). MSA areas are the metric most often used by airline planning departments. You start by listing DMAs then talk about MSAs being used by pl...

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by WaywardMemphian
Thu Oct 24, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

Here is a list of the population of the Combined Statistical Areas that ORF/PHF, SDF, GSP, OKC, GRR, and MEM are located in (Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Statistical_area_(United_States) ): Virginia Beach-Norfolk, VA-NC Combined Statistical Area (ORF/PHF) - 1,854,604 Louisville/Jefferson C...

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by WaywardMemphian
Thu Oct 24, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

OKC is not a bigger market not SDF. Memphis kinda sits on an island and has a larger catchment area than many give it credit for. MEM already has more enplanements than SDF, OKC, ORF, GRR and GSP. Memphis has a legit 2 mil plus catchment area. Here is a list of the population of the Combined Statis...

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by WaywardMemphian
Thu Oct 24, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

Spirit Airlines is rapidly growing and might be a good candidate to try MEM. There is clearly plenty of space and the terminal is under renovation. The question is can any new route be sustained. Spirit is one of the few carriers that I am actually surprised hasn't started Memphis. I think the ULCC...

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by WaywardMemphian
Thu Oct 24, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

Spirit Airlines is rapidly growing and might be a good candidate to try MEM. There is clearly plenty of space and the terminal is under renovation. The question is can any new route be sustained. ULCC, while often ridiculed, do offer a viable alternative. It gives the consumer the ability to determ...

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by WaywardMemphian
Thu Oct 24, 2019 12:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian reports Q3, analysts estimates 1429mNOK Net profit
Replies: 21
Views: 4593

Re: Norwegian reports Q3, analysts estimates 1429mNOK Net profit

My niece and her husband that live in Denver flew to Paris and returned from Rome on Norwegian. They reported a fine trip. But they are Millennials and they don't mind cheap. They loved their 787 over and said the Wamos bird on the way back was ok but the staff fantastic on both. They mentioned olde...

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by WaywardMemphian
Thu Oct 24, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian reports Q3, analysts estimates 1429mNOK Net profit
Replies: 21
Views: 4593

Re: Norwegian reports Q3, analysts estimates 1429mNOK Net profit

Fuel prices are going nowhere but down so that will help. Unless they have hedged at higher prices. Now if only the MAX is grounded until next summer season that would do wonders for Norwegian's bottom line. 8-) Middle East in great turmoil, Venezuela in crisis and...get this...oil prices are rathe...

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by WaywardMemphian
Thu Oct 24, 2019 12:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

NK is expected to order about 100 A320neo family aircraft later today. I question if with some of those new aircraft, NK will launch some flights to MEM. There's definitely space for them considering F9 and G4 aren't huge at the airport. I could see the starting off with some combination that inclu...

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by WaywardMemphian
Thu Oct 24, 2019 12:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

Memphis is a city that most tourists tend to drive to for a visit. While there may finally be some small rehabilitation and development projects downtown, the city and regional economy are anemic compared to other more dynamic destinations and the population growth has been flatlined for several ye...

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by WaywardMemphian
Wed Oct 23, 2019 7:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

MEM is a small market and currently has only about 85 total airline flights per day on all carriers. It’s definitely not a “destination” city for tourism or business. Memphis has been stagnant for a long time and the city and its MSA are not growing. Those factors limit much additional air service ...

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by WaywardMemphian
Wed Oct 23, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

[list=][/list]Memphis recently had it'sbusiest days at the TSA checkpoints during the "fall break". It clocked in 2008 level lines. MEM was warning folks way in advance that it would be busier than spring break. The parking decks got full, yada, yada, yada. Folks are a bit surprised at how...

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by WaywardMemphian
Mon Oct 21, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

Some damage sustained during this morning's storms and flights were temporarily halted, more info here: https://www.fox13memphis.com/top-stories/memphis-international-airport-evacuated-due-to-severe-weather/999810366 Yeah, same front that hit Dallas and up here in NWA. XNA area was hit hard. Roads ...

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by WaywardMemphian
Thu Oct 17, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian and JetBlue announces cooperation
Replies: 44
Views: 9067

Re: Norwegian and JetBlue announces cooperation

Now maybe JetBlue will get going on expanding in middle America like MEM. This could help bolster load factors to make these much more feasible especially with the A223s They checked out MEM. They didn’t give B6 enough incentive to make it work. So MEM got G4 to come instead. You talking service to...

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by WaywardMemphian
Thu Oct 17, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian and JetBlue announces cooperation
Replies: 44
Views: 9067

Re: Norwegian and JetBlue announces cooperation

Now maybe JetBlue will get going on expanding in middle America like MEM. This could help bolster load factors to make these much more feasible especially with the A223s

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by WaywardMemphian
Wed Oct 16, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hacking was apparently involved with developing the C919
Replies: 48
Views: 11055

Re: Hacking was apparently involved with developing the C919

An ambitious hacking operation was in service to assist in the development of the C919 in an effort to manufacture all parts in China. Various suppliers were attacked, including GE, Safran, Honeywell, etc. These hackers also brought malware with them, including one called "Sakula" which w...

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by WaywardMemphian
Mon Oct 14, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Memphis Aviation - 2019
Replies: 262
Views: 35854

Re: Memphis Aviation - 2019

https://www.bizjournals.com/memphis/new ... s_headline
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Fitch gives MEM bonds a great rating.

Interesting tidbit in the piece has MEM's O&D market pegged at 2.2 million.

https://www.bizjournals.com/memphis/new ... s_headline

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