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by dc10lover
Mon Mar 05, 2018 8:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin Texas Thread - 2018
Replies: 803
Views: 80085

Re: Austin Texas Thread - 2018

I bet a lot of people in San Antonio drive to Austin and fly out. But with the demand from Austin, it's good they have non - stop service to many cities. You don't need to fly to DFW or HOU just to fly to other cities.

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by dc10lover
Sun Mar 04, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 3/4/2018:AA LPBMIA, ORDPSP Out, VVIMIA In; AM ATLMTY Out; AS PDXSTL, SFODEN Out; DL LGACHA, SLCCLE In
Replies: 140
Views: 15146

Re: OAG Changes 3/4/2018:AA LPBMIA, ORDPSP Out, VVIMIA In; AM ATLMTY Out; AS PDXSTL, SFODEN Out; DL LGACHA, SLCCLE In

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.
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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.

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by dc10lover
Sun Mar 04, 2018 6:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Embraer pitches E195-E2 at JetBlue
Replies: 282
Views: 45733

Re: Embraer pitches E195-E2 at JetBlue

Then why not have JetBlue Airways lease one jet, put it in operation for awhile and see if they really like the aircraft. If economics are not up to par, then don't order any.

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by dc10lover
Sat Mar 03, 2018 7:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington State Air Service Discussion 2018
Replies: 520
Views: 49688

Re: Washington State Air Service Discussion 2018

https://flightaware.com/live/airport/KGEG
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I have seen Delta use the 717 & A319 between Seattle and Spokane. https://flightaware.com/live/airport/KGEG

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by dc10lover
Tue Feb 27, 2018 5:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 2/25/2018: HA Drops OAK-KOA, Defers LIH; AS Drops SFO-MEX
Replies: 97
Views: 11732

Re: OAG Changes 2/25/2018: HA Drops OAK-KOA, Defers LIH; AS Drops SFO-MEX

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 ...

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by dc10lover
Tue Feb 27, 2018 5:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 2/25/2018: HA Drops OAK-KOA, Defers LIH; AS Drops SFO-MEX
Replies: 97
Views: 11732

Re: OAG Changes 2/25/2018: HA Drops OAK-KOA, Defers LIH; AS Drops SFO-MEX

With Southwest growing in San Jose and Alaska wanting to grow in San Jose, this will be super fun to watch.

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by dc10lover
Tue Feb 27, 2018 5:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 2/25/2018: HA Drops OAK-KOA, Defers LIH; AS Drops SFO-MEX
Replies: 97
Views: 11732

Re: OAG Changes 2/25/2018: HA Drops OAK-KOA, Defers LIH; AS Drops SFO-MEX

I think Alaska will drop a lot of San Francisco - East Coast markets. Only concentrate on West Coast / Intra California markets.

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by dc10lover
Sun Feb 25, 2018 1:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A321 delivery problems force HA flight cancellations
Replies: 65
Views: 9715

Re: Trouble in Paradise: HA cancels A321 flights due to PW engine problems

It's been what, a year now and P&W still having troubles?

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by dc10lover
Thu Feb 22, 2018 3:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DOT approves Contour Airlines, AEAS to CEC
Replies: 24
Views: 3209

Re: DOT approves Contour Airlines, AEAS to CEC

After the introductory fares are gone, if the fares are too high, people will not fly.

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by dc10lover
Thu Feb 22, 2018 3:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Do you think the 'Southwest Effect' still exists?
Replies: 74
Views: 7479

Re: Do you think the 'Southwest Effect' still exists?

It's funny. The "Southwest Effect" has pretty much been forgotten by people.

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by dc10lover
Wed Feb 21, 2018 8:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sun Country to Change Strategy
Replies: 191
Views: 27833

Re: Sun Country to Change Strategy

http://kfgo.com/news/articles/2018/feb/ ... d-workers/
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Sun Country Airlines laying off 350 ground workers in Minneapolis.

http://kfgo.com/news/articles/2018/feb/ ... d-workers/

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by dc10lover
Sun Feb 18, 2018 4:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington State Air Service Discussion 2018
Replies: 520
Views: 49688

Re: Washington State Air Service Discussion 2018

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...

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by dc10lover
Sun Feb 18, 2018 3:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington State Air Service Discussion 2018
Replies: 520
Views: 49688

Re: Washington State Air Service Discussion 2018

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/AAL583
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American Airlines upgraded the Phoenix - Spokane flight from an A319 to an A321. Good to see this.

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/AAL583

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by dc10lover
Fri Feb 16, 2018 4:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington State Air Service Discussion 2018
Replies: 520
Views: 49688

Re: Washington State Air Service Discussion 2018

https://flightaware.com/live/airport/KPSC
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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.

https://flightaware.com/live/airport/KPSC

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by dc10lover
Wed Feb 14, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 Small Community Air Svc Development Program
Replies: 61
Views: 6291

Re: 2017 Small Community Air Svc Development Program

BatonOps wrote:
When are the grants going to be awarded?

Wondering the same. Maybe by Summer 2018?

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by dc10lover
Thu Feb 08, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumored Frontier New Service
Replies: 185
Views: 19142

Re: Rumored Frontier New Service

717atOGG wrote:
Any adds for SEA, GEG, or PDX? I'm looking on F9's website and can't find anything.

Seasonal Spokane - Denver service.

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by dc10lover
Thu Feb 08, 2018 3:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oregon Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 1408
Views: 132318

Re: Oregon Aviation Thread - 2018

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...

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by dc10lover
Wed Feb 07, 2018 2:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Airlines Network Thread 2018
Replies: 613
Views: 76247

Re: Southwest Airlines Network Thread 2018

With Southwest, there are so many routes you would love to see. I wish Southwest was #1 in Spokane, Washington. They draw a lot of passengers from nearby Pasco / Tri - Cities area.

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by dc10lover
Mon Feb 05, 2018 11:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your 2018 Superbowl predictions
Replies: 48
Views: 1585

Re: Your 2018 Superbowl predictions

My prediction: a score of 41-33 Philadelphia win -:)

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by dc10lover
Mon Feb 05, 2018 11:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Your 2018 Superbowl predictions
Replies: 48
Views: 1585

Re: Your 2018 Superbowl predictions

Delete

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by dc10lover
Mon Feb 05, 2018 11:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Pixel 2 phone
Replies: 8
Views: 708

Re: Pixel 2 phone

Take advantage of YouTube for the many videos they have.

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by dc10lover
Mon Feb 05, 2018 11:12 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Economists agree: Trump, not Obama, gets credit for economy
Replies: 144
Views: 5087

Re: Economists agree: Trump, not Obama, gets credit for economy

Just read gas prices will be up .25 - .50 a gallon by Memorial Day. What about jet fuel prices?

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by dc10lover
Mon Feb 05, 2018 10:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why isn't Airbus more profitable?
Replies: 123
Views: 11197

Re: Why isn't Airbus more profitable?

I often wondered if Airbus didn't make the 4 - egine A340, how far advance would they be if they kept building twin engines instead.

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by dc10lover
Mon Feb 05, 2018 3:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 Small Community Air Svc Development Program
Replies: 61
Views: 6291

Re: 2017 Small Community Air Svc Development Program

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...

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by dc10lover
Sun Feb 04, 2018 3:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 2/4/2018: Primera Drops BOS-BHX, Adds IAD-STN
Replies: 53
Views: 8750

Re: OAG Changes 2/4/2018: Primera Drops BOS-BHX, Adds IAD-STN

https://mobile.twitter.com/Airlineroute ... 1977910272
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Delta Phoenix to Cincinnati in November

https://mobile.twitter.com/Airlineroute ... 1977910272

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by dc10lover
Wed Jan 31, 2018 3:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Expanded UA at DEN, IAH, ORD
Replies: 8
Views: 1635

Re: Expanded UA at DEN, IAH, ORD

About 2 weeks ago I read United wants to grow by 6% in 2018.

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by dc10lover
Tue Jan 30, 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Airlines Network Thread 2018
Replies: 613
Views: 76247

Re: Southwest Airlines Network Thread 2018

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...

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by dc10lover
Sat Jan 27, 2018 10:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Oregon Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 1408
Views: 132318

Re: Oregon Aviation Thread - 2018

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 ...

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by dc10lover
Fri Jan 26, 2018 3:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hainan to fly to HAM
Replies: 19
Views: 3126

Re: Hainan to fly to HAM

It's good they are growing.

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by dc10lover
Fri Jan 26, 2018 3:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hainan to fly to HAM
Replies: 19
Views: 3126

Re: Hainan to fly to HAM

I read they will also be serving YVR ( Vancouver BC)

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by dc10lover
Fri Jan 26, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 Announces Q4 2017 Earnings
Replies: 53
Views: 8153

Re: B6 Announces Q4 2017 Earnings

So many people love B6 and their excellent customer service, no wonder B6 is doing very good.

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by dc10lover
Fri Jan 26, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska announces 8 destinations to be served from PAE
Replies: 167
Views: 20875

Re: Alaska announces 8 destinations to be served from PAE

n7371f wrote:
OAK & LAS are WN guarantees. And I would think a DEN & PHX flight are in store.

Possibly one flight to each city. As for Alaska and United, I still think demand will be so great that they will have to use mainline jets and not Embraer 175's.

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by dc10lover
Fri Jan 26, 2018 12:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 Small Community Air Svc Development Program
Replies: 61
Views: 6291

Re: 2017 Small Community Air Svc Development Program

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...

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by dc10lover
Fri Jan 26, 2018 12:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 Small Community Air Svc Development Program
Replies: 61
Views: 6291

Re: 2017 Small Community Air Svc Development Program

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...

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by dc10lover
Thu Jan 25, 2018 5:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PAE service thread
Replies: 33
Views: 2851

Re: PAE service thread

https://mobile.twitter.com/SouthwestAir ... 21/photo/1
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Surprised me too. I just saw this on Twitter.

https://mobile.twitter.com/SouthwestAir ... 21/photo/1

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by dc10lover
Thu Jan 25, 2018 7:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington State Air Service Discussion 2018
Replies: 520
Views: 49688

Re: Washington State Air Service Discussion 2018

http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/busi ... 10619.html

I'm really glad that many, many airports set a record in 2017.
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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.

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by dc10lover
Thu Jan 25, 2018 7:30 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bitcoin Mining Boom Hits Small Town In Washington State
Replies: 38
Views: 1707

Re: Bitcoin Mining Boom Hits Small Town In Washington State

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...

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by dc10lover
Wed Jan 24, 2018 6:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China Airlines announces TPE-ONT service
Replies: 301
Views: 41597

Re: China Airlines announces TPE-ONT service

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...

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by dc10lover
Wed Jan 24, 2018 10:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China Airlines now planning daily service between Ontario and Taiwan
Replies: 1
Views: 352

China Airlines now planning daily service between Ontario and Taiwan

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...

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by dc10lover
Tue Jan 23, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2nd Amazon HQ Finalists - No SEA-CMH
Replies: 109
Views: 8225

Re: 2nd Amazon HQ Finalists - No SEA-CMH

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...

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by dc10lover
Mon Jan 22, 2018 9:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why doesn't US have more holiday leisure airlines?
Replies: 255
Views: 20912

Re: Why doesn't US have more holiday leisure airlines?

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.

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by dc10lover
Mon Jan 22, 2018 1:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation Capital orders 15 ATR-600s for Silver Airways
Replies: 12
Views: 1830

ATR makes its comeback to the US

http://www.atraircraft.com/newsroom/pre ... =hootsuite
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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

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by dc10lover
Mon Jan 22, 2018 2:52 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2nd Amazon HQ Finalists - No SEA-CMH
Replies: 109
Views: 8225

Re: 2nd Amazon HQ Finalists - No SEA-CMH

Nashville, Tennessee might be good. As I understand, they don't have property taxes. Correct me if I'm wrong.

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by dc10lover
Mon Jan 22, 2018 2:42 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: 2nd Amazon HQ Finalists - No SEA-CMH
Replies: 109
Views: 8225

Re: 2nd Amazon HQ Finalists - No SEA-CMH

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.

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by dc10lover
Mon Jan 22, 2018 2:18 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: California Democrats want businesses to give half their tax-cut savings to state
Replies: 7
Views: 567

Re: California Democrats want businesses to give half their tax-cut savings to state

NIKV69 wrote:
No wonder Phil Mickleson wanted to bail on this state. They never stop taking from people. Insane.

The very same for Washington State. Now we will have to pay carbon taxes.

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by dc10lover
Sun Jan 21, 2018 3:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bitcoin Mining Boom Hits Small Town In Washington State
Replies: 38
Views: 1707

Re: Bitcoin Mining Boom Hits Small Town In Washington State

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...

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by dc10lover
Sun Jan 21, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: California Democrats want businesses to give half their tax-cut savings to state
Replies: 7
Views: 567

California Democrats want businesses to give half their tax-cut savings to state

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...

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by dc10lover
Sat Jan 20, 2018 2:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why doesn't US have more holiday leisure airlines?
Replies: 255
Views: 20912

Re: Why doesn't US have more holiday leisure airlines?

Amazing how many airlines are in Europe. Seems airfares are very cheap with all the competition.

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