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by cledaybuck
Thu Oct 10, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Judge Blocks EK's MEX Flight via BCN
Replies: 81
Views: 5016

Re: Updated: Judge Blocks EK's MEX Flight via BCN

What is so disgraceful about the Judge's decision. AM already runs BCN 3 times a week and if they can show commitment to eventually run daily services then as a Mexican flag carrier, they should get preference. EK can still fly if it wants to, except that it cannot sell tickets on BCN-MEX. Now let ...

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by cledaybuck
Wed Oct 09, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Doug Parker Interview DMN
Replies: 72
Views: 9991

Re: Doug Parker Interview DMN

Miamiairport wrote:
To me if there's insufficient time to watch a movie then having AVOD is mute.
Why would I want mute AVOD?

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by cledaybuck
Mon Oct 07, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Banning cell phone use in airport lounges - This needs to be a rule in the US
Replies: 47
Views: 3448

Re: This needs to be a rule in the US

airevents wrote:
It´s a big issue
No it's not. This is the epitome of a first world problem.

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by cledaybuck
Mon Oct 07, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 10/6/2019:AS Cuts SFO-BNA/KOA/RDU,SJC-JFK/KOA/SNA,Adds SFO-PHX;DL In SEATPA;NK In SJU-EWR/BOS;DY EWR>JFK
Replies: 61
Views: 13175

Re: OAG Changes 10/6/2019:AS Cuts SFO-BNA/KOA/RDU,SJC-JFK/KOA/SNA,Adds SFO-PHX;DL In SEATPA;NK In SJU-EWR/BOS;DY EWR>JFK

" UA IAD-PHL MAY 0>3[0] JUN 0>4[0] JUL 0>4[0.0]" Kirby's toying with Parker's emotions. :bigthumbsup: Good enough answer for me as to why the route is coming back. Curious about this route's resumption, I just conducted a flight search at United.com for Friday 15 May PHL-IAD and IAD-PHL. ...

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by cledaybuck
Fri Oct 04, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest FA in hot water for posting passenger photo and negative comments
Replies: 45
Views: 8224

Re: Southwest FA in hot water for posting passenger photo and negative comments

By the way, this quote from the end of the article is perfect in soooo many ways:
“You can’t just go out and lash out at people, just because that’s the way you feel, at your job. Even as a human being you shouldn’t do that. You should have a little bit of compassion.''

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by cledaybuck
Fri Oct 04, 2019 11:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest FA in hot water for posting passenger photo and negative comments
Replies: 45
Views: 8224

Re: Southwest FA in hot water for posting passenger photo and negative comments

alfa164 wrote:
But what "service" did the guy with the offensive t-shirt miss out on? Did he get his bag of peanuts?

I guarantee he did not get a bag of peanuts. :D

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by cledaybuck
Fri Oct 04, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q4 2019
Replies: 887
Views: 94276

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q4 2019

Does anybody have any suggestions for Boeing for a Plan B? Something needs to be done by March 2020, otherwise the nuclear option will be upon them. Conversion back to NG and losing 50% of their order book. EIS is really no nearer than it was in March. No. There is no plan B. The only plan is to fi...

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by cledaybuck
Wed Oct 02, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates to grow Fleet 30% - STC
Replies: 31
Views: 5091

Re: Emirates to grow Fleet 30% - STC

I don't really see their projections - I think they are maxed out to be honest. Where are they going to add 30% more capacity? Frequencies? Might the 380 be on the way out earlier than we thought? And can DXB even handle 30% more flights? Lastly, given the regional tensions is there even 30% growth...

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by cledaybuck
Sat Sep 28, 2019 2:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus And Boeing 2019 Orders
Replies: 240
Views: 73956

Re: Airbus And Boeing 2019 Orders

Airbus August update: https://www.airbus.com/aircraft/market/orders-deliveries.html UNDISCLOSED - 15x A321neo PRIVATE CUSTOMER - 1x A320neo No cancellations last month. Airbus did change up the page a bit, before they only posted the most recent O&D file, now they have all from this year in sep...

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by cledaybuck
Fri Sep 27, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest March 2020 Schedule Extension
Replies: 41
Views: 4419

Re: Southwest March 2020 Schedule Extension

DEN-DSM is a shocker for me. That one to me is out of left field. MEM-ATL I think has a shot. I am surprised to hear the BNA-ATL has not been successful? Maybe it has, I have no idea. But that market was always a huge high fare route before the WN arrival. MEM-ATL is a last-ditch effort by Southwes...

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by cledaybuck
Fri Sep 27, 2019 12:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest March 2020 Schedule Extension
Replies: 41
Views: 4419

Re: Southwest March 2020 Schedule Extension

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nine4nine wrote:
The axe continues to drop on SNA. Low yields, slot politics? How soon till some of the other Southern California airports see Hawaii service? All of the service as of now is strictly nor-cal.

It’s slots.
viewtopic.php?t=1430281#p21622097

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by cledaybuck
Fri Sep 27, 2019 12:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta below wing employee arrested for stealing $250K in cash
Replies: 30
Views: 4094

Re: Delta below wing employee arrested for stealing $250K in cash

IPFreely wrote:
Before rushing to judgement, does anyone know for sure if this guy is a Delta employee? There is a very good chance that works (or I should way worked) for Argenbright/DGS or another contractor and not Delta.

I’m not sure it really matters, but I would assume it’s Delta employees at JFK.

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by cledaybuck
Thu Sep 26, 2019 11:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: People go crazy for Southwest's peanuts
Replies: 35
Views: 6612

Re: People go crazy for Southwest's peanuts

ER757 wrote:
AWACSooner wrote:
kurt wrote:
Don't you mean George Washington Carver?


Lesser known fact: Booker T. advocated for equal rights for non-white peanuts ;)

And was a strong advocate for green onions........ :smile:

Lol. The MG’s never get any credit.

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by cledaybuck
Thu Sep 19, 2019 12:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q3 2019
Replies: 4377
Views: 584439

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q3 2019

scbriml wrote:
When does "early 4Q" officially end?
There is not "offical" end. That's why the it was quoted this way in the first place (I know you know all this). One could argue the end of early Q4 is anywhere from the second week of October up until November 15.

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by cledaybuck
Wed Sep 18, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL explanation on checking carry on bags
Replies: 97
Views: 12654

Re: Laughable DL explanation on checking carry on bags

Check the bag. Really, just check the bag. The few $ you save on carrying it on is balalnced out by the stupid levels of stress, and angst that comes later. Imagine paying $25 to lose that worry. It's all in the mindset. Why would wheeling my bag around the airport cause stress? At least I know whe...

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by cledaybuck
Wed Sep 18, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL explanation on checking carry on bags
Replies: 97
Views: 12654

Re: Laughable DL explanation on checking carry on bags

Weight and balance is a possible issue. Maybe not, but maybe. Not completely-implausible. Let's not be a bunch of know-it-alls. Didn't they just make the plane heavier on paper by doing that. My understanding was the luggage in the hold is counted (and weighed? or standard weight) and that carry on...

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by cledaybuck
Wed Sep 18, 2019 1:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q3 2019
Replies: 4377
Views: 584439

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q3 2019

In Reuters: Lone 737 MAX criss-crossed Canada for pilot checks during grounding we read: Confirms we have MCAS 1.0 planes flying without falling out of the sky. However, it seems TC may be pushing the envelope a bit: Statistically they know they are safe though, if they only fly a few hundred hours...

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by cledaybuck
Tue Sep 17, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q3 2019
Replies: 4377
Views: 584439

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q3 2019

This is the quote from the article. Seems fairly clear to me? "Even after EASA gives the green light, agency officials are expected to push for significant additional safety enhancements to the fleet. Most prominently, EASA has proposed to eventually add to the MAX a third fully functional ang...

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by cledaybuck
Mon Sep 16, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Amazon's Second Headquarters
Replies: 43
Views: 1867

Re: Amazon's Second Headquarters

Don't agree with her on a lot of stuff, but she is spot on with this. There is no reason to be wasting taxpayer dollars by subsidizing a mega-cooperation and further congesting the area and jacking up the already sky-high cost of living when the money could be better used for hundreds of things. A ...

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by cledaybuck
Sun Sep 15, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 787 Trouble in the Future?
Replies: 82
Views: 18797

Re: 787 Trouble in the Future?

Eyad89 wrote:
It’s not the 787 that is in trouble, it is the 14 per month rate that is unsustainable, and that is not 787’s fault.

This rate has served its purpose during the period, and it is now time to make a change.

Not yet. They still have about a year.

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by cledaybuck
Sun Sep 15, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 9/15/2019:F9 Adds MCI/GRB-MCO,CUN-IND;AA/AS/B6/DL/UA/WN
Replies: 24
Views: 7301

Re: OAG Changes 9/15/2019:F9 Adds MCI/GRB-MCO,CUN-IND;AA/AS/B6/DL/UA/WN

enilria wrote:
Pretty sure WN has never changed a filed schedule for a month this many times

WN has been rolling out MAX cuts on a weekly basis. First was early November, then around Thanksgiving, last week was early December, and this week was around Christmas until January 5.

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by cledaybuck
Sat Sep 14, 2019 1:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus launching A220LR or XLR according to Jon Ostrower
Replies: 95
Views: 23966

Re: Airbus launching A220LR or XLR according to Jon Ostrower

The question is now why use a NMA or B787/A330 when you can offer more frequencies and the same CASM with an A223? I think that this also opens up a lot of thinner US transcon point to point routes. To take the example of Ohio, second tier airports like CVG, CLE, CMH, CAK that were previously serve...

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by cledaybuck
Fri Sep 13, 2019 11:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Market Surpression within Markets
Replies: 79
Views: 5219

Re: Market Surpression within Markets

Isn’t this whole thread a discussion of supply and demand?

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by cledaybuck
Fri Sep 13, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Yes/No Poll: Do You Like American Airlines?
Replies: 51
Views: 1870

Re: Yes/No Poll: Do You Like American Airlines?

They are fine. Just like any other airline in my eyes. Prefer WN because of the free bags and generous change policies, but will fly anyone when it makes sense. Have flown AA, UA, DL, G4, WN, F9, HA, and AS all in the last two years. The differences are pretty minimal if you are in Y.

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by cledaybuck
Fri Sep 13, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airline routes and colonial legacies
Replies: 46
Views: 4609

Re: Airline routes and colonial legacies

Colonial period was a universally dark time for all the countries. No sane country would be interested in maintaining "colonial legacy" If any flight exists today it's purely because of commercial reasons Today’s commercial reasons often have past colonial ties. There is a reason KLM flie...

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by cledaybuck
Fri Sep 13, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AA ending sponsorship rights to Miami Heat Arena
Replies: 37
Views: 4504

Re: AA ending sponsorship rights to Miami Heat Arena

Naming rights doe nothing for the bottom line. Little brand equity benefits. It's expensive and multi-year requirements make them onerous. Allegiant apparently disagrees. If you consider Allegiant a major Fortune 500 name, then sure. What does the F500 have anything to do with what you said before?

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by cledaybuck
Thu Sep 12, 2019 12:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: AA ending sponsorship rights to Miami Heat Arena
Replies: 37
Views: 4504

Re: AA ending sponsorship rights to Miami Heat Arena

Cointrin330 wrote:
Naming rights doe nothing for the bottom line. Little brand equity benefits. It's expensive and multi-year requirements make them onerous.

Allegiant apparently disagrees.

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by cledaybuck
Wed Sep 11, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio - 2019
Replies: 720
Views: 109694

Re: The Rest of Ohio - 2019

After last week’s OAG thread showed several November WN CMH frequency increases, the consensus was that they were holiday peak increases only. This week we see even more increases for December: WN CMH-DAL DEC 1.5>1.8[1.3] WN CMH-DEN DEC 1.4>1.7[1.3] WN CMH-FLL DEC 1.5>1.9[1.6] WN CMH-OAK DEC 0.6>0....

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by cledaybuck
Tue Sep 10, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways cancels Fort Lauderdale service
Replies: 142
Views: 31712

Re: British Airways cancels Fort Lauderdale service

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.bizjournals.com/southflorida/news/2019/05/03/2018-was-a-record-breaking-year-for-miami-tourism.amp.html Large emphasis on international numbers and NYC. As I said above, your family vacation tourists from Ohio skew heavily to FLL and points North. Miami is attractin...

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by cledaybuck
Mon Sep 09, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q3 2019
Replies: 4377
Views: 584439

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q3 2019

uta999 wrote:
China's speed in acting on the MAX proved to be the right call. There is no other way to view this. The FAA made the wrong call in so many ways.

So did EASA make the wrong call by not grounding the plane until 2 days after China did?

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by cledaybuck
Sat Sep 07, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which London Airport Should JetBlue Pick to Launch Service
Replies: 130
Views: 15096

Re: Which London Airport Should JetBlue Pick to Launch Service

Unless they can get remedy slots at LHR, it will LGW, STN just doesn't work, I flew in there enough times in my MY days that I learned to hate the place. I don't see connections as a high priority, the people in Mint will be heading into London, in the back pretty much the same story. You are 100% ...

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by cledaybuck
Sat Sep 07, 2019 2:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cleveland Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1287
Views: 163616

Re: Cleveland Aviation Thread - 2019

WOW Air is coming back! The airline has already secured 2 Airbus A321s — Flights are slated to resume next month with service from Washington-Dulles to Reykjavik. Many other routes under consideration as the airline grows its fleet to a planned 10-12 airplanes by next year. Would love to see them b...

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by cledaybuck
Sat Sep 07, 2019 1:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q3 2019
Replies: 4377
Views: 584439

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q3 2019

EASA sure has put itself into the role of king maker, at the risk of becoming another untrusted party should their deeming prove to not be sufficient. I think the risk is a bit lower for the EASA than for the FAA. 1) They don't suffer the same lack of separation as between Boeing and the FAA, howev...

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by cledaybuck
Fri Sep 06, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 9/1/2019:AS Massive Changes, Drops SAN-ABQ/ELP/MCI/MSP/OMA/STL,SFO-ABQ/MCI,LAXPHL,BURSJC;AA Adds FAI-DFW/ORD
Replies: 125
Views: 17215

Re: OAG Changes 9/1/2019:AS Massive Changes, Drops SAN-ABQ/ELP/MCI/MSP/OMA/STL,SFO-ABQ/MCI,LAXPHL,BURSJC;AA Adds FAI-DFW

Trying to offer p.s. to both LAX and SFO would be problematic for UA simply because they have relatively few slots at LGA. Sure, it'd be a no-brainer to drop the 5x daily to CLE and 4x daily to IAD, but they'd have to steal some slots from LGA-ORD/IAH/DEN in order to be competitive with what would ...

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by cledaybuck
Fri Sep 06, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q3 2019
Replies: 4377
Views: 584439

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q3 2019

bennett123 wrote:
Iirc, the FAA only grounded it following an Executive Order.

Trust has to be earned.

Incorrect. Trump just likes to try and take credit for everything.

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by cledaybuck
Thu Sep 05, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Vegan woman demands neighbour stop using meat on barbecue due to smell
Replies: 64
Views: 3422

Re: Vegan woman demands neighbour stop using meat on barbecue due to smell

Before I read this, I was fully expecting it to be in the US.

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by cledaybuck
Tue Sep 03, 2019 5:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 9/1/2019:AS Massive Changes, Drops SAN-ABQ/ELP/MCI/MSP/OMA/STL,SFO-ABQ/MCI,LAXPHL,BURSJC;AA Adds FAI-DFW/ORD
Replies: 125
Views: 17215

Re: OAG Changes 9/1/2019:AS Massive Changes, Drops SAN-ABQ/ELP/MCI/MSP/OMA/STL,SFO-ABQ/MCI,LAXPHL,BURSJC;AA Adds FAI-DFW

It's all about politics. It probably comes down to whether DL wants it to go away and how much UA would try to stop it. Why would UA want to stop it? UA would love to run PS out of LGA. That's easy. UA would get demolished at LGA. DL has a hub there. Right now UA at EWR and AA/DL/B6 at JFK basicall...

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by cledaybuck
Tue Sep 03, 2019 1:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 9/1/2019:AS Massive Changes, Drops SAN-ABQ/ELP/MCI/MSP/OMA/STL,SFO-ABQ/MCI,LAXPHL,BURSJC;AA Adds FAI-DFW/ORD
Replies: 125
Views: 17215

Re: OAG Changes 9/1/2019:AS Massive Changes, Drops SAN-ABQ/ELP/MCI/MSP/OMA/STL,SFO-ABQ/MCI,LAXPHL,BURSJC;AA Adds FAI-DFW

Does the LGA perimeter rule ever sunset? Seems like most old relecs of the over regulated aviation days have been slowly fallen away. Any chance this rule goes? It's all about politics. It probably comes down to whether DL wants it to go away and how much UA would try to stop it. Why would UA want ...

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by cledaybuck
Sun Sep 01, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 9/1/2019:AS Massive Changes, Drops SAN-ABQ/ELP/MCI/MSP/OMA/STL,SFO-ABQ/MCI,LAXPHL,BURSJC;AA Adds FAI-DFW/ORD
Replies: 125
Views: 17215

Re: OAG Changes 9/1/2019:AS Massive Changes, Drops SAN-ABQ/ELP/MCI/MSP/OMA/STL,SFO-ABQ/MCI,LAXPHL,BURSJC;AA Adds FAI-DFW

Gulfstream500 wrote:
Every week it seems that they're cutting JFK flights. I bet that hub is first to go in the next recession.

But, but...it’s the runway :duck:

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by cledaybuck
Sun Sep 01, 2019 2:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 9/1/2019:AS Massive Changes, Drops SAN-ABQ/ELP/MCI/MSP/OMA/STL,SFO-ABQ/MCI,LAXPHL,BURSJC;AA Adds FAI-DFW/ORD
Replies: 125
Views: 17215

Re: OAG Changes 9/1/2019:AS Massive Changes, Drops SAN-ABQ/ELP/MCI/MSP/OMA/STL,SFO-ABQ/MCI,LAXPHL,BURSJC;AA Adds FAI-DFW

enilria wrote:
lavalampluva wrote:
I wonder if all the AS cuts are due to the MAX issue. Their SAN numbers always seemed pretty high.

It's massively beyond that. Nice excuse for them though.

If you look at the cuts, it looks like they are mostly avoiding WN.

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by cledaybuck
Fri Aug 30, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 1038
Views: 152747

Re: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019

Does anyone have B6's ATL LFs? Their E-Jets are starting to become a common appearance over there, so it could mean that DL is fighting back, or the E190s are used as substitute aircraft while B6 is completing their A320 refurbish program. Depends on the route, JFK-ATL is doing well. FLL-ATL is doi...

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by cledaybuck
Fri Aug 30, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA's Summer From Hell
Replies: 95
Views: 17069

Re: AA's Summer From Hell

How about a Hurricane heading in the direction of MIA to really put the cherry on top.

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by cledaybuck
Thu Aug 29, 2019 2:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AUS eyes nonstop flights to 7 interc’l destinations: AMS, BJS, DUB, CDG, ICN, PVG, TYO
Replies: 227
Views: 25657

Re: AUS eyes nonstop flights to 7 interc’l destinations: AMS, BJS, DUB, CDG, ICN, PVG, TYO

kimimm19 wrote:
Yeah I think Podonktown, USA is eyeing big international routes as well...
Maybe you should inform BA that they are flying to Podonktown. Maybe they can redirect your nose to a more level oritentation too.

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by cledaybuck
Thu Aug 29, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio - 2019
Replies: 720
Views: 109694

Re: The Rest of Ohio - 2019

CMHMarc787 wrote:
but I don't think that it's out of realm of possibility.
I do.

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by cledaybuck
Wed Aug 28, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines California Strategy
Replies: 87
Views: 14199

Re: Alaska Airlines California Strategy

This might shed some light on what AS strategy is re: California: https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1430213&view=unread#unread The press release: https://newsroom.alaskaair.com/2019-08-28-Alaska-Airlines-expands-West-Coast-service-between-Pacific-Northwest-and-California T...

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by cledaybuck
Wed Aug 28, 2019 1:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Midwest Express Route Announcements-August 28th
Replies: 154
Views: 21572

Re: Midwest Express Route Announcements-August 28th

flyfresno wrote:
Could they get the -200 to LGA/EWR/JFK or BOS or IAD/DCA effectively with alternate fuel and wind and full pax? Because those all seem like good target markets.

Those seem like markets they would get killed on. They need to target mid sized cities with some demand and no non stop service from MKE.

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by cledaybuck
Mon Aug 26, 2019 1:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What is Boeing’s overall commercial game plan?
Replies: 131
Views: 15197

Re: What is Boeing’s overall commercial game plan?

The commercial gameplan is to get the MAX back in the air safely around the world. Nothing else really matters until that is done.

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by cledaybuck
Sat Aug 24, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LGB files criminal charges against Mesa Airlines for noise violations
Replies: 169
Views: 15494

Re: LGB files criminal charges against Mesa Airlines for noise violations

If they can restrict airports, why not other interstate noise polluters? GF Local jurisdictions can create "quiet zones" for train horn noise under certain conditions. Some zones were even grandfathered in. I've also seen "No Engine Brake" signs in cities all over the country. S...

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by cledaybuck
Fri Aug 23, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio - 2019
Replies: 720
Views: 109694

Re: The Rest of Ohio - 2019

Speaking of CMH-SFO, dummy bookings for the spring (March) show that the time of the SFO-CMH return leg is changing from a red-eye to an afternoon time slot departing at 13:14 and arriving 20:52. Any insight? I'd much rather have the red-eye option. I'm not sure who that timeslot really serves. My ...

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by cledaybuck
Fri Aug 23, 2019 11:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Any leaks, ideas, or otherwise: What is Airbus' next clean-sheet aircraft?
Replies: 230
Views: 27044

Re: Any leaks, ideas, or otherwise: What is Airbus' next clean-sheet aircraft?

A380-800 [one of the biggest program flops of all time] 787-8 [one of the most difficult entry into services of all time and I don't think Boeing ever sold a 787-8 at a profit] A350-800 [stillborn] A330-800 [on life support] 777-8 [on life support before even being born] So obviously use of the &qu...

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