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by krsw757
Fri Sep 12, 2014 10:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AirTran Sunset
Replies: 50
Views: 10994

RE: AirTran Sunset

Sure will be a shame to see them go. I've always had good interactions with <acronym title="Airtran (USA)">FL</acronym> pilots. Always seem to be in good spirits (especially Mad Dog) and willing to help out if and when it's needed. Hopefully they will carry this attitude to the next chapter of their...

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by krsw757
Mon Sep 08, 2014 3:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 9/12/2014: AA/DL/UA Drops 3M At IAD?
Replies: 55
Views: 10245

RE: OAG Changes 9/12/2014: AA/DL/UA Drops 3M At IAD?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/enilria" class="quote" target="_blank">enilria</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="TAM-Transportes Aereos Merid...

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by krsw757
Sat Aug 23, 2014 6:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant, FLL To Central Time Zone Destinations?
Replies: 13
Views: 2701

RE: Allegiant, FLL To Central Time Zone Destinations?

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

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by krsw757
Fri Aug 15, 2014 11:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Frontier Part 46
Replies: 252
Views: 25160

RE: New Frontier Part 46

I've noticed <acronym title="Frontier Airlines (USA)">F9</acronym> has slowly been adding more and more destinations form <acronym title="Fort Myers - Southwest Florida International (Regional) (RSW / KRSW), USA - Florida">RSW</acronym>. Granted most, if not all are all less than daily. Just curious...

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by krsw757
Tue Jul 29, 2014 1:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flights With Similar Callsigns And Departure Times
Replies: 13
Views: 3019

RE: Flights With Similar Callsigns And Departure Times

As a controller, this has always been one of my biggest pet peeves. I notice it a lot with <acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)">DL</acronym> and US. Seems to be a lot of the Caribbean flights all have similar call signs. I'm sure there is some logic behind it, but from our standpoint it just adds ...

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by krsw757
Tue Apr 15, 2014 3:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JAX Center?
Replies: 8
Views: 2074

RE: JAX Center?

The sector you are referring to, is 58. which is commonly combined up with 57 (134.0) They work most east coast MCO arrivals and departures and southbound overflights below FL340. The area is South.

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by krsw757
Thu Feb 27, 2014 10:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Cargo At MCO
Replies: 1
Views: 2229

Lufthansa Cargo At MCO

Worked a Lufthansa Cargo <acronym title="Air Madagascar">MD</acronym>-11 into <acronym title="Orlando - International (McCoy) (MCO / KMCO), USA - Florida">MCO</acronym> today from <acronym title="Frankfurt am Main (Rhein-Main AB) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym>, just curious if anyone had...

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by krsw757
Sat Dec 28, 2013 5:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Prediction On New AS City-Pairs?
Replies: 121
Views: 8845

RE: Prediction On New AS City-Pairs?

An absolute long shot, but what about <acronym title="Seattle / Tacoma - International (SEA / KSEA), USA - Washington">SEA</acronym>-<acronym title="Fort Myers - Southwest Florida International (Regional) (RSW / KRSW), USA - Florida">RSW</acronym>? So far 3 airlines serve <acronym title="OLD: Denver...

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by krsw757
Thu Dec 05, 2013 5:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jetblue Announces Codeshare With Silver Airways
Replies: 10
Views: 3964

RE: Jetblue Announces Codeshare With Silver Airways

I'm wondering with this deal going, if Silver will now start <acronym title="Fort Myers - Southwest Florida International (Regional) (RSW / KRSW), USA - Florida">RSW</acronym>-<acronym title="Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (FLL / KFLL), USA - Florida">FLL</acronym>. They announced it earl...

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by krsw757
Wed Nov 13, 2013 4:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FedEx Sweep Flights!
Replies: 25
Views: 17680

RE: FedEx Sweep Flights!

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/infiniti329" class="quote" target="_blank">infiniti329</a> (<a href="#14" class="quote">Reply 14</a>):<br/><i>In ATCs eyes would this be conside...

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by krsw757
Sat Oct 05, 2013 9:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATC Services In The Wake Of Government Shutdown
Replies: 33
Views: 7025

RE: ATC Services In The Wake Of Government Shutdown

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Dreamflight767" class="quote" target="_blank">Dreamflight767</a> (<a href="#31" class="quote">Reply 31</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> C...

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by krsw757
Tue Oct 01, 2013 11:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATC Services In The Wake Of Government Shutdown
Replies: 33
Views: 7025

RE: ATC Services In The Wake Of Government Shutdown

From an ATC standpoint there shouldn't be any delays from this since all of us are still working, just not being paid.

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by krsw757
Tue Oct 01, 2013 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATC Services In The Wake Of Government Shutdown
Replies: 33
Views: 7025

RE: ATC Services In The Wake Of Government Shutdown

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/STT757" class="quote" target="_blank">STT757</a> (<a href="#18" class="quote">Reply 18</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Thanks for clarif...

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by krsw757
Mon Sep 30, 2013 1:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATC Services In The Wake Of Government Shutdown
Replies: 33
Views: 7025

RE: ATC Services In The Wake Of Government Shutdown

From what I've been hearing the only ATC people that could be affected would be trainees not certified on anything. So training will stop and they will be furloughed. Again this is just what people here are saying and may not be true.

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by krsw757
Thu Sep 12, 2013 6:02 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Funny/Unusual Callsigns
Replies: 19
Views: 13784

RE: Funny/Unusual Callsigns

Every once in a while I'll have BNA fly through and their call sign is Bunair. It always makes me chuckle. Can't remember what the company is called. Seems like everyday a new call sign comes out.

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by krsw757
Mon Aug 26, 2013 2:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 8/30/2013:AA/DL/US/Y4
Replies: 30
Views: 8631

RE: OAG Changes 8/30/2013:AA/DL/US/Y4

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/RWA380" class="quote" target="_blank">RWA380</a> (<a href="#1" class="quote">Reply 1</a>):<br/><i>Quoting enilria (Thread starter):UA <acronym t...

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by krsw757
Tue Apr 30, 2013 4:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B6 Announces BDL-RSW/TPA
Replies: 20
Views: 4478

RE: B6 Announces BDL-RSW/TPA

I could of sworn either AirTran or Southwest had this last year on a seasonal basis. I could be mistaken though.

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by krsw757
Sat Jan 05, 2013 2:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL DC-9 & MD-90 Question
Replies: 112
Views: 23630

RE: DL DC-9 & MD-90 Question

I worked one running MLB-ATL today and asked the pilot. He said one more is leaving tomorrow and he thought that would bring it to 14-15 left.

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by krsw757
Mon Nov 26, 2012 6:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 11/30/2012: B6/WN/DL Big MEM Cut
Replies: 141
Views: 13116

RE: OAG Changes 11/30/2012: B6/WN/DL Big MEM Cut

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/enilria" class="quote" target="_blank">enilria</a> (<a href="#0" class="quote">Thread starter</a>):<br/><i><acronym title="Delta Air Lines (USA)...

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by krsw757
Tue Sep 11, 2012 4:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: RFD/TOL Discuss SW Florida Service
Replies: 12
Views: 2745

RE: RFD/TOL Discuss SW Florida Service

I know <acronym title="Chicago / Rockford - International (Greater Rockford) (RFD / KRFD), USA - Illinois">RFD</acronym> had a Vision 767 running twice a week into <acronym title="Fort Myers - Southwest Florida International (Regional) (RSW / KRSW), USA - Florida">RSW</acronym> when Directair shut d...

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by krsw757
Tue Jan 24, 2012 6:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Feds OK RFD's Charters To London, Hawaii
Replies: 18
Views: 5684

RE: Feds OK RFD's Charters To London, Hawaii

I thought I remember reading somewhere that Dynamic had recently picked up a 767-200. Perhaps this could be the aircraft they will use.

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by krsw757
Fri Jan 20, 2012 8:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant - "Big News Coming Next Week"
Replies: 61
Views: 16406

RE: Allegiant - "Big News Coming Next Week"

Got an email from RFD stating 2 new cities will be anounced next week. Related?

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by krsw757
Fri Sep 30, 2011 12:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant Adds MLI To SFB
Replies: 38
Views: 4387

RE: Allegiant Adds MLI To SFB

Any chance we could see them run MLI-<acronym title="Punta Gorda - Charlotte County (PGD), USA - Florida">PGD</acronym> to fill in for <acronym title="Airtran (USA)">FL</acronym> leaving MLI-<acronym title="Fort Myers - Southwest Florida International (Regional) (RSW / KRSW), USA - Florida">RSW</acr...

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by krsw757
Tue Aug 09, 2011 2:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Scandinavian Aviation 2011 #2
Replies: 250
Views: 25011

RE: Scandinavian Aviation 2011 #2

Hi, I figured this would be the best spot to ask rather than starting a whole new thread. Anyone have any insight on how the <acronym title="Aalborg (AAL / EKYT), Denmark">AAL</acronym>-<acronym title="Fort Myers - Southwest Florida International (Regional) (RSW / KRSW), USA - Florida">RSW</acronym>...

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by krsw757
Thu Feb 11, 2010 3:23 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Eagle ATR-72's MIA-EYW
Replies: 15
Views: 3776

RE: Eagle ATR-72's MIA-EYW

If they are landing to the east it will bring you in right over the cruise port and over duval street and the rest of that area. So in this case your right seat should offer pretty good views of the downtown area. If they take off in the same direction your left seat will offer views of the water an...

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by krsw757
Wed Nov 04, 2009 1:33 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: How to become an Air Traffic Controller-questions
Replies: 17
Views: 6723

How to become an Air Traffic Controller-questions

Try the faa website. Last I heard they had a cti application going on now. its going to be a couple of months before they open another off the street process. If you dont have any prior experience, the only option besides getting hired off the street no experience is if you go through a cti school, ...

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by krsw757
Tue Aug 25, 2009 8:42 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: ATC Age Requirements
Replies: 7
Views: 5664

RE: ATC Age Requirements

I am almost positive its from when you are slected. You should be well qualified. I just finished up in <acronym title="Oklahoma City - Will Rogers World (OKC / KOKC), USA - Oklahoma">OKC</acronym> about a month ago and have started my initial training at my center. Its def an awesome job to get int...

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by krsw757
Mon Jul 14, 2008 2:21 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Air Traffic Control Atsat Test
Replies: 4
Views: 7151

RE: Air Traffic Control Atsat Test

Thank you! I really apprecitae the advice.

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by krsw757
Mon Jul 14, 2008 1:44 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Air Traffic Control Atsat Test
Replies: 4
Views: 7151

Air Traffic Control Atsat Test

First off I'm not sure if this was the right forum to put this in and I apologise in advance if its not, but I am looking for any last minute tips from anyone on what this test test is like. I bought the asa test prep book and have been going through that quite a bit lately, but I was just wondering...

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by krsw757
Sat Dec 15, 2007 10:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant Launches RFD To FLL Service Today
Replies: 6
Views: 3739

RE: Allegiant Launches RFD To FLL Service Today

I would LOVE to see <acronym title="Air Guizhou (China) and Allegiant Air (USA)">G4</acronym> start RFD-<acronym title="Fort Myers - Southwest Florida International (Regional) (RSW / KRSW), USA - Florida">RSW</acronym>. I know myself and all my family up there would use it atleast a couple times a y...

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by krsw757
Wed Dec 05, 2007 4:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Skybus Launches New Cities Today
Replies: 7
Views: 3198

RE: Skybus Launches New Cities Today

Yeah I just checked up on the PGD flight. It landed at around 10:45.

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by krsw757
Wed Dec 05, 2007 3:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Skybus Launches New Cities Today
Replies: 7
Views: 3198

RE: Skybus Launches New Cities Today

Really no big deal, but the <acronym title="Punta Gorda - Charlotte County (PGD), USA - Florida">PGD</acronym> flight was supposed to have landed about 30 min late. The local news station said it was due to deicing, which is understandable. I was hoping to get out there this morning to check it out,...

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by krsw757
Wed Nov 07, 2007 5:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Remembering The Old Days Of Airline Meals
Replies: 79
Views: 17803

RE: Remembering The Old Days Of Airline Meals

I think it was mid 90's, we flew United <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>-<acronym title="Orlando - International (McCoy) (MCO / KMCO), USA - Florida">MCO</acronym>-<acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">O...

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by krsw757
Mon Oct 29, 2007 2:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH To Start MIA-DUS
Replies: 40
Views: 8166

RE: LH To Start MIA-DUS

Hey MAH4546, do you think a continuing service to <acronym title="Fort Myers - Southwest Florida International (Regional) (RSW / KRSW), USA - Florida">RSW</acronym> would work like LTU did a few years ago. I don't know how the german market is over there, but it is a fairly good size here. I know it...

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by krsw757
Sun Oct 28, 2007 11:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Starts RSW-BUF/HPN
Replies: 23
Views: 3803

RE: JetBlue Starts RSW-BUF/HPN

I believe the current plan is to add on to the existing concourse B. Last I heard they were planning on just building a small square at the end of it to allow for 7 more gates.

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by krsw757
Wed Oct 24, 2007 3:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Starts RSW-BUF/HPN
Replies: 23
Views: 3803

RE: JetBlue Starts RSW-BUF/HPN

It will be interesting to see if Airtran will respond since they currently run seasonal flights to <acronym title="White Plains - Westchester County (HPN / KHPN), USA - New York">HPN</acronym> as well. Either way I am happy to see Jetblue expanding <acronym title="Fort Myers - Southwest Florida Inte...

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by krsw757
Mon Oct 22, 2007 9:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Skybus Reportedly Picks GSO As New Focus City
Replies: 114
Views: 8841

RE: Skybus Reportedly Picks GSO As New Focus City

I know this is really off topic and I do apologise, but do you think Skybus would ever consider flying to Rockford? Maybe tap into the Fort Myers to Chicago market.

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by krsw757
Wed Sep 26, 2007 9:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Skybus Annouces PSM To SGJ And PGD
Replies: 29
Views: 4382

RE: Skybus Annouces PSM To SGJ And PGD

I know PGD has Hertz, but last I saw they had maybe 5-10 cars, so hopefully they plan on expanding. I must say that Skybus is definitely the talk of the week, so we'll see what happens.

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by krsw757
Tue Aug 28, 2007 12:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest's SAT Boarding Test
Replies: 40
Views: 4868

RE: Southwest's SAT Boarding Test

I think I remember seeing those signs at MDW a couple of weeks ago.

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by krsw757
Thu May 03, 2007 2:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airways Steelers Scheme
Replies: 63
Views: 10778

RE: US Airways Steelers Scheme

I think that is the best one so far. Can't wait to see it.

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by krsw757
Thu May 03, 2007 2:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airtran Starting MCI-MIA, RSW, 2nd MCO.
Replies: 35
Views: 4275

RE: Airtran Starting MCI-MIA, RSW, 2nd MCO.

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by krsw757
Thu May 03, 2007 12:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airtran Starting MCI-MIA, RSW, 2nd MCO.
Replies: 35
Views: 4275

RE: Airtran Starting MCI-MIA, RSW, 2nd MCO.

Yep, YX anounced back in Feb that they would keep MCI a year-round service. I hope it works out for both of them.

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by krsw757
Sat Apr 07, 2007 1:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Is WN Doing In RSW?
Replies: 1
Views: 3861

RE: How Is WN Doing In RSW?

Well they just added another daily flight last month to <acronym title="Orlando - International (McCoy) (MCO / KMCO), USA - Florida">MCO</acronym> to make it 4 daily flights and i think they added another daily to <acronym title="Chicago - Midway International (MDW / KMDW), USA - Illinois">MDW</acro...

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by krsw757
Fri Mar 23, 2007 10:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Condor To Stop Flights To Ft. Myers (RSW)
Replies: 6
Views: 4315

Condor To Stop Flights To Ft. Myers (RSW)

<a href="http://www.news-press.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20070323/BUSINESS/70322093/1014" target=_blank>http://www.news-press.com/apps/pbcs....D=/20070323/BUSINESS/70322093/1014</a> With Condor dropping the route anyone think Lufthansa will start services to Frankfurt, or if LTU will pick it up...

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by krsw757
Sun Mar 04, 2007 11:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Midwest Airlines (YX) Expansion
Replies: 27
Views: 5151

RE: Midwest Airlines (YX) Expansion

I know RSW-MCI will remain year round this year instead of being seasonal.

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by krsw757
Thu Feb 15, 2007 9:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Non-hub Flights In The US
Replies: 10
Views: 5116

RE: Non-hub Flights In The US

Half of airtran's flights into RSW are non hub routes.

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by krsw757
Tue Feb 13, 2007 11:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Mainline Back To JAX
Replies: 9
Views: 4525

RE: UA Mainline Back To JAX

Now if they would change RSW to mainline that would be great!! I miss the 757 days.

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by krsw757
Mon Feb 12, 2007 11:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UPS B-727-100's
Replies: 13
Views: 5480

RE: UPS B-727-100's

There is one that flies into RSW everyday.

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by krsw757
Thu Jan 25, 2007 7:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TAM First MD-11 Photo At A.net
Replies: 44
Views: 12301

RE: TAM First MD-11 Photo At A.net

What routes will it be used on?

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by krsw757
Wed Dec 13, 2006 7:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Carriers Are Helping UPS For Santa Season?
Replies: 53
Views: 6844

RE: What Carriers Are Helping UPS For Santa Season?

There have been some Capital Air Cargo 727's coming into <acronym title="Fort Myers - Southwest Florida International (Regional) (RSW / KRSW), USA - Florida">RSW</acronym> every now and then for the past 2 weeks. I don't know if these have been operating for any airline in particular but they usuall...

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