New routes on Frontier Airlines: https://www.flyfrontier.com/plan-and-bo ... obile=true It would be great if demand was strong and all of the new routes was year round instead of temporarily.Jump to post
Plus JetBlue Airways is adding new routes soon: https://www.jetblue.com/WhereWeJet/Jump to post
I have seen Delta use the 717 & A319 between Seattle and Spokane. https://flightaware.com/live/airport/KGEGJump to post
Southwest’s big boost in San Jose
80 more flights arriving at Silicon Valley's airport this spring
https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.sfgate ... 648531.php
enilria wrote: . If that comes true, coupled with SFO-MEX going away (and MSP-SFO is also going away right?), I think that makes me wonder if they are committed to making SFO a "hub". It seems to me strategically that LAX is a quagmire. They can't win there. They don't have the resources ...Jump to post
With Southwest growing in San Jose and Alaska wanting to grow in San Jose, this will be super fun to watch.Jump to post
I think Alaska will drop a lot of San Francisco - East Coast markets. Only concentrate on West Coast / Intra California markets.Jump to post
It's been what, a year now and P&W still having troubles?Jump to post
It's funny. The "Southwest Effect" has pretty much been forgotten by people.Jump to post
Sun Country Airlines laying off 350 ground workers in Minneapolis.
http://kfgo.com/news/articles/2018/feb/ ... d-workers/
Sorry for not posting this earlier, but F9 is adding SEA-AUS at the expense of frequencies from other routes. SEA-AUS is 4X (IIRC) weekly with an A320, redeye eastbound, late evening arrival into SEA westbound. It starts April 9, which is admittedly a pretty short lead time for this route. It’s sum...Jump to post
American Airlines upgraded the Phoenix - Spokane flight from an A319 to an A321. Good to see this.
Wonder if United changed their schedule. The Pasco - San Francisco flight leaves close to the Pasco - Denver flight now. During the Summer I think the E175's for United Express will be back.
BatonOps wrote:When are the grants going to be awarded?
More numbers from December 2017 at PDX. Although the airport topped a record 19 million passengers for the year, some traffic segments contracted: ULCCs cut back sharply compared with 2016. Frontier’s total passengers dropped 35.3% compared with Dec 2016; total number of flights plunged from 144 in...Jump to post
Just read gas prices will be up .25 - .50 a gallon by Memorial Day. What about jet fuel prices?Jump to post
East Wenatchee, Washington Applying for $750,000 grant funding along with $401,000 community funding to aid with start-up cost offset, fee waivers, marketing support and revenue guarantee of new air service link to SF Bay area on Skywest Airlines under United Express banner. Pasco, Seattle & Sp...Jump to post
Delta Phoenix to Cincinnati in November
https://mobile.twitter.com/Airlineroute ... 1977910272
There are over 3000 passengers per day who travel between ONT and destinations not currently served nonstop from ONT according to the DOT Domestic Airline Consumer Report, and the top destinations traveled to from ONT that are not currently served nonstop from ONT include MCI, STL, HOU, BNA, and BW...Jump to post
2017 numbers from EUG: https://www.eugene-or.gov/DocumentCenter/View/38018 It's striking how DL's traffic has literally doubled while AS has declined around 12% for the year (and ceded the #1 spot to UA). Given the difference in size it's almost impossible to compare EUG to PDX... I suspect EUG is ...Jump to post
n7371f wrote:OAK & LAS are WN guarantees. And I would think a DEN & PHX flight are in store.
Washington State DOT, Washington Seeks $250,000 with no local match with proposal to hire outside parties to conduct strategic review of States existing regional commercial service and airports in order to help identify actions which would help retain, restore, and expand air services in local commu...Jump to post
East Wenatchee, Washington Applying for $750,000 grant funding along with $401,000 community funding to aid with start-up cost offset, fee waivers, marketing support and revenue guarantee of new air service link to SF Bay area on Skywest Airlines under United Express banner. Pasco, Seattle & Spo...Jump to post
Surprised me too. I just saw this on Twitter.
https://mobile.twitter.com/SouthwestAir ... 21/photo/1
Spokane International Airport set a record in 2017.
http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/busi ... 10619.html
I'm really glad that many, many airports set a record in 2017.
All Fiat Currencies collapse - all of them. Interesting though, several years ago in The Economist Magazine, it mentions "2018 a new Currency". The Federal Reserve even knows it's a Fiat Currency. If it was backed by the Gold standard, then we wouldn't be in this mess. But then we still wo...Jump to post
Bumping this and stealing a link from another poster (dc10lover): https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/china-airlines-now-planning-daily-service-between-ontario-and-taiwan-300587162.html?tc=portal_CAP Looks like the demand exceed expectation and they are planning to go daily on this route. CI i...Jump to post
ONTARIO, Calif., Jan. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Prompted by strong customer demand, China Airlines has expanded its bookings between Taiwan and Ontario International Airport (ONT) to seven days a week in anticipation of the scheduled March 25 launch of service. https://www.prnewswire.com/news-release...Jump to post
Please don't flame me but what about maybe Moses Lake, Washington. Plenty of land, cheap electricity, closer to Seattle, Alaska or Delta can quickly add flights to Seattle. Just a thought. Well it does have hundreds of square miles of open land, cheap electricity from Columbia River dams, and is lo...Jump to post
You watch videos of airport spotting in Europe, they have tons of airlines. Seems fares are so cheap, people take a holiday or as we say getaway every weekend. Wish we had tons of airlines in the USA that fares we're dirt cheap.Jump to post
ATR and NAC sign a deal for 15 ATR -600s to be operated by Florida-based carrier Silver Airways
http://www.atraircraft.com/newsroom/pre ... =hootsuite
NIKV69 wrote:No wonder Phil Mickleson wanted to bail on this state. They never stop taking from people. Insane.
The other day the IRS was in Wenatchee Washington. But the news never mentioned about the Bitcoin Mining Operations. The Feds don't like "competition" to their Fiat currency. What came to mind is the Feds really want them shut down or to actually own the Bitcoin Mining Operations in Wenatc...Jump to post
SACRAMENTO — California lawmakers are targeting the expected windfall that companies in the state would see under the federal tax overhaul with a bill that would require businesses to turn over half to the state. http://m.sfgate.com/bayarea/article/California-democrats-want-businesses-to-give-half-1...Jump to post
Amazing how many airlines are in Europe. Seems airfares are very cheap with all the competition.Jump to post