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by 727LOVER
Wed Mar 04, 2020 8:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Consequences of Trump's re-election
Replies: 148
Views: 8573

Re: Consequences of Trump's re-election

trpmb6 wrote:
The question is posed incorrectly. The correct topic title should be "Consequences of Trump not being re-elected"



Meaning?


Riots?

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by 727LOVER
Wed Mar 04, 2020 7:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 58
Views: 5084

Re: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

PennPal wrote:
I flew a Pan Am 747 TPA-IAD in the early 80s. The first 747 I ever saw was a Northwest Orient example in Tampa around 1974. Wardair Canada also flew 747s from Toronto around that same time.


Yep...that would have been flight 106 TPA-IAD-LHR leaving from gate 70

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by 727LOVER
Wed Mar 04, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant News and Discussion Thread - 2020
Replies: 247
Views: 34075

Re: Allegiant News and Discussion Thread - 2020

ibthebigd wrote:
What is the largest year around city that is not a base now?

Sent from my SM-G950U using Tapatalk


What counts as a base?

Is SRQ a base?

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by 727LOVER
Wed Mar 04, 2020 2:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 58
Views: 5084

Re: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

SRQLOT wrote:
Why is there (what looks like)a Dornier 328 flying the pattern in SRQ? First time seeing that aircraft. It’s incredibly quiet and very pretty, wish more were flying.


Hearing that it's USAF Special Ops

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by 727LOVER
Wed Mar 04, 2020 2:22 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Did Braniff have the first creative livery?
Replies: 24
Views: 2686

Re: Did Braniff have the first creative livery?

RightRudder wrote:
"Braniff"? What's "Braniff"?.


Eye roll on THAT :roll:

WOW :o

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by 727LOVER
Wed Mar 04, 2020 12:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 58
Views: 5084

Re: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

SRQLOT wrote:
Why is there (what looks like)a Dornier 328 flying the pattern in SRQ? First time seeing that aircraft. It’s incredibly quiet and very pretty, wish more were flying.


I SAW THAT!

Was at the NW corner of field saw it come in and do a touch & go. I thought it was an ATR-42 !

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by 727LOVER
Sun Mar 01, 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 1081
Views: 167356

Re: JetBlue Network Thread - 2020

https://www.cnn.com/travel/article/jetb ... 4U3lAHH3As
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Here's an article about B6's first 20 years. It was written by a gentleman in one of my Facebook groups.

https://www.cnn.com/travel/article/jetb ... 4U3lAHH3As

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by 727LOVER
Sun Feb 23, 2020 11:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 58
Views: 5084

Re: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

UA will be sending a 777 to TPA

Beginning March 29 and lasting thru April 24

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by 727LOVER
Sun Feb 23, 2020 4:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 2/23/2020:AA Drops ORD-CRW/DLH,Adds Back JFK Flights;UA Drops JAN-ORD Again;UP Exits FLL-GGT
Replies: 70
Views: 13370

Re: OAG Changes 2/23/2020:AA Drops ORD-CRW/DLH,Adds Back JFK Flights;UA Drops JAN-ORD Again;UP Exits FLL-GGT

Dominion301 wrote:

For UA:
-IAD-SRQ, maybe UA finally here the “it’s not fair” cries that SRQ had gained year-round IAD service, while MIA doesn’t, lol.


See...I thought I remember hearing this was year round. Press release from SRQ at the time didn't say that. Hopefully, it returns in the fall.

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by 727LOVER
Thu Feb 20, 2020 6:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Domestic Widebody Subs from Suspended China Service
Replies: 58
Views: 12677

Re: US Domestic Widebody Subs from Suspended China Service

Supposedly, UA will operating a 777 on TPA-EWR for some days in March

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by 727LOVER
Fri Feb 14, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passenger repeatedly punches back of reclined seat
Replies: 242
Views: 22301

Re: Passenger repeatedly punches back of reclined seat

IIRC..didn't NK remove the recline on it's seats?

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by 727LOVER
Wed Feb 12, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: History of EWR Terminals A and B
Replies: 5
Views: 979

Re: History of EWR Terminals A and B

An interesting side story was the use of EWR's A & B terminals in commercials including for Hertz Rent-a-Car with OJ Simpson in the 1970's and into the early 1980's. THESE? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6z_VpVaPLWs https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lo0MIUrrNpc https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A4...

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by 727LOVER
Wed Feb 12, 2020 6:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: History of EWR Terminals A and B
Replies: 5
Views: 979

Re: History of EWR Terminals A and B

For Terminal A, I think it was UA in the first concourse, PI, Braniff, and UA in the second, and TWA + Northwest in the third. Yes...TWA & Northwest were together https://www.ebay.com/itm/NEWARK-NEW-JERSEY-NEWARK-INTERNATIONAL-AIRPORT-11311-D-MP-766a/383366521455?hash=item59426ce26f:g:7OUAAOSwy...

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by 727LOVER
Wed Feb 12, 2020 12:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue turns 20
Replies: 88
Views: 8702

Re: JetBlue turns 20 today.

4274533,5659067,0309822 4657097,5708115,0310638 4042795,5863225,4993937 https://media.threatpost.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/103/2019/07/16103914/JetBlue.jpg 5438349,5857847,5794689 0502315,0501146,4244981 https://pbs.twimg.com/profile_images/1182778336868818952/e50MnvSk_400x400.jpg 5311807,531617...

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by 727LOVER
Tue Feb 11, 2020 3:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 1081
Views: 167356

Re: JetBlue Network Thread - 2020

The entire thing seems quite ridiculous. They'd be well served to keep these ex-MT A321s away from JFK/BOS. Also news release on 20th anniversary for JetBlue. https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200211005675/en/JetBlue-Celebrates-20th-Birthday-20-Years-Award-Winning Nothing new announced in th...

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by 727LOVER
Mon Feb 10, 2020 11:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumour: Virgin Atlantic to announce W20 schedule with new routes
Replies: 193
Views: 37933

Re: Rumour: Virgin Atlantic to announce W20 schedule with new routes

dfdubflyer wrote:
The safest add would probably be a US city with a strong DL FF base


TPA seems to fit that description

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by 727LOVER
Sun Feb 09, 2020 6:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: North Central/East Coast Florida (JAX, UST, GNV, DAB, MLB, VRB) Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 11
Views: 1798

Re: North Central/East Coast Florida (JAX, UST, GNV, DAB, MLB, VRB) Aviation Thread - 2020

http://skyatlantic.us/

http://skyatlantic.us/about-us/
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Looks like MLB is getting a new airline....along with Ft. Pierce (when's the last time they had air service?)


Sky Atlantic....Beech 99 service to FLL

http://skyatlantic.us/

http://skyatlantic.us/about-us/

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by 727LOVER
Tue Jan 28, 2020 6:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F9 Announcement Next Week
Replies: 133
Views: 19668

Re: F9 Announcement Next Week

So...what is bringing F9 back to ILG?

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by 727LOVER
Mon Jan 27, 2020 1:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F9 Announcement Next Week
Replies: 133
Views: 19668

Re: F9 Announcement Next Week

Well, since we are playing this game, these two confuse the hell out of me: Why serve PIE when you already serve TPA? 15-20 miles Why serve PGD when you already serve RSW? 30 miles IIRC F9 did serve PIE and TPA at the same time. I know their PIE service did not last long at all. I remember dropping...

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by 727LOVER
Sun Jan 26, 2020 8:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F9 Announcement Next Week
Replies: 133
Views: 19668

Re: F9 Announcement Next Week

Well, since we are playing this game, these two confuse the hell out of me:

Why serve PIE when you already serve TPA? 15-20 miles
Why serve PGD when you already serve RSW? 30 miles

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by 727LOVER
Sun Jan 26, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kobe Bryant killed in a helicopter crash
Replies: 744
Views: 111225

Re: Kobe Bryant killed in a helicopter crash

rnav2dlrey wrote:
woj just confirmed it on behalf of ESPN. unbelievable.


OK...now CNN & MSNBC are confirming it.

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by 727LOVER
Sun Jan 26, 2020 7:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kobe Bryant killed in a helicopter crash
Replies: 744
Views: 111225

Re: Kobe Bryant killed in a helicopter crash

It was his helicopter I believe. Like he owned it. I know, but still doesn't mean he was actually on board. It most likely will be true, just making the point it's not a given that he was on board just because it's his helicopter. FOX News---reporting that he was on it (along with NY Post) CNN---on...

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by 727LOVER
Sun Jan 26, 2020 2:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/26/2020:UA Cuts IAH-PBI,JAN-ORD;Adds ORD-MFR;NK Cuts JAX-DTW
Replies: 65
Views: 10853

Re: OAG Changes 1/26/2020:UA Cuts IAH-PBI,JAN-ORD;Adds ORD-MFR;NK Cuts JAX-DTW

JAXDan wrote:
It appears NK also cut JAX-ORD leaving JAX-BWI as it’s only JAX route.



IIRC.....wasn't there a 4th route?

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by 727LOVER
Fri Jan 24, 2020 2:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 1081
Views: 167356

Re: JetBlue Network Thread - 2020

EWR22LAS25 wrote:
727LOVER wrote:
When is their 20th anniversary...Feb 11?
I'm assuming there will be a special painted plane.

Hey Jetblue! You should send that plane on the very first routes, BUF & TPA


You mean BUF-JFK-FLL, AKA Flight 1



Now that I think about it..I think you're right

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by 727LOVER
Thu Jan 23, 2020 4:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 1081
Views: 167356

Re: JetBlue Network Thread - 2020

When is their 20th anniversary...Feb 11?
I'm assuming there will be a special painted plane.

Hey Jetblue! You should send that plane on the very first routes, BUF & TPA

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by 727LOVER
Mon Jan 20, 2020 4:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 139
Views: 11431

Re: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

TPA is Central Florida. Tell that to the University of South Florida. We could go around all day. Point is, RSW is by no measure in the same region as MIA/FLL/PBI, and that’s common sense. No more then an hour and a half away , so that’s debatable, South is south , that should include south east an...

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by 727LOVER
Mon Jan 20, 2020 3:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: DL retired MD-80/90s quickly
Replies: 1133
Views: 250006

Re: DL retiring MD-80s quickly

What Mad dog got chopped up @ ATL today?

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by 727LOVER
Mon Jan 20, 2020 2:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas schedules one-time A380 service to Orlando
Replies: 81
Views: 23723

Re: Qantas schedules one-time A380 service to Orlando

Greater Orlando Aviation Authority forbids photography of airplanes.  . Tell them we didn't get the memo https://www.airliners.net/search?location=30479&display=detail Also..point out there's more freedom in Tehran than Orlando https://www.airliners.net/search?location=14069&display=detail

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by 727LOVER
Mon Jan 20, 2020 12:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 58
Views: 5084

Re: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

With DL's announcement TPA-MIA, curious if DL & HCAA will add Gate E63 and reconfigure gates E62 & E64. E63 was not part of the Airside E rebuild to allow DL to park 767s at E62 and E64 back in 2002 when TPA-ATL was still majority 767s. Current assignments show DL using Gate E72 for RONs an...

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by 727LOVER
Sun Jan 19, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 58
Views: 5084

Re: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

Major news for RSW Intrepid Aerospace announces plans for one of the largest MRO facilities in Florida https://www.aviationpros.com/aircraft/maintenance-providers/mro/press-release/21121864/intrepid-aerospace-announces-plans-for-one-of-the-largest-mro-facilities-in-florida?fbclid=IwAR0L9sZJslbOykKOq...

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by 727LOVER
Sun Jan 19, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 58
Views: 5084

Re: West Coast Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

Covering

TPA, PIE, SRQ, PGD, RSW, APF

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by 727LOVER
Sat Jan 18, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas schedules one-time A380 service to Orlando
Replies: 81
Views: 23723

Re: Qantas schedules one-time A380 service to Orlando

LOL...where is Clipper136 to say...DEF landing on 16R/36L


Is that runway currently open?

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by 727LOVER
Sat Jan 18, 2020 2:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas schedules one-time A380 service to Orlando
Replies: 81
Views: 23723

Re: Qantas schedules one-time A380 service to Orlando

Flying across the world to go to one of the most overpriced amusement parks in the world? Must be nice to have that kind of money. You realize this for winners of a sweepstakes, correct? The passengers are not buying the tickets for the flight, amusement park, or hotel rooms. Must be nice to have t...

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by 727LOVER
Sat Jan 18, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas schedules one-time A380 service to Orlando
Replies: 81
Views: 23723

Re: Qantas schedules one-time A380 service to Orlando

IF I'm reading that correctly...looks to be arriving MCO around 3:30pm.....but the weather doesn't look good...for BOTH days! :(

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by 727LOVER
Thu Jan 16, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 139
Views: 11431

Re: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2020

Since it was not yet mentioned here on airliners.net, Wamos will start a weekly route MAD-SFB, Madrid - Orlando Sanford International Airport (secondary airport of Orlando) for the summer season with this schedule, on Saturdays with an A330-300 between 27th June and 22nd August. EB-6044 14:25h MADR...

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by 727LOVER
Fri Jan 10, 2020 7:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 1081
Views: 167356

Re: JetBlue Network Thread - 2020

I'm very glad they are increasing JFK-SRQ and BOS-SRQ this winter. I know no one else cares....BUT I DO !

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by 727LOVER
Fri Jan 10, 2020 7:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2020
Replies: 120
Views: 17065

Re: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2020

Demand for F9 service out of CVG has also been decreasing since its peak in July 2017. That's a shame, but it seems that the dip in Frontier ridership at CVG corresponds with Southwest's increase in service. I suspect you are correct in Southwest having an impact on the F9 ridership. Allegiant bega...

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by 727LOVER
Tue Dec 31, 2019 9:41 pm
Forum: Aviation Photography
Topic: MIA and FLL spotters - spotting areas closed?
Replies: 14
Views: 2252

Re: MIA and FLL spotters - spotting areas closed?

A MIA local has confirmed that per last Friday (27/12) the holes were still open for the time being. Now for 2 (stupid) questions on my part; - I'm planning on doing some night photography sessions at the holes/El Dorado. I would be by myself and until 22:00 or so at max. Are those areas safe at ni...

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by 727LOVER
Tue Dec 31, 2019 4:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines "Proudly All Boeing" slogan near cockpit windows
Replies: 80
Views: 10888

Re: Alaska Airlines "Proudly All Boeing" slogan near cockpit widows.

TTailedTiger wrote:

Did VX seriously name an aircraft "the 1 year-old virgin"? If so that seems in very poor taste. Pretty disgusting really.


Looks like it.




Can CLEARLY see it on this pic.

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by 727LOVER
Fri Dec 27, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why are AC and DL terminal 2 partners at FLL?
Replies: 24
Views: 3529

Re: Why are AC and DL terminal 2 partners at FLL?

jakeroberts212 wrote:
They're also terminal partners at TPA with F9. I'm sure there's other airports DL and AC must share a terminal, no?


They were both in the old Airside C...but IIRC had moved out of C...but I forget where they went Could be wrong about AC moving.

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by 727LOVER
Mon Dec 23, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why were many UA 747-400s sold off between 2001-2005
Replies: 18
Views: 5061

Re: Why were many UA 747-400s sold off between 2001-2005

I understand now....thank you !

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by 727LOVER
Mon Dec 23, 2019 9:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why were many UA 747-400s sold off between 2001-2005
Replies: 18
Views: 5061

Re: Why were many UA 747-400s sold off between 2001-2005

United1 wrote:
In total UA operated 88 747s over the years the type was in service.

24 747-400
9 747-200
11 747-SP
18 747-100


Did I miss something? That's only 62

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by 727LOVER
Thu Dec 19, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Car crash at SRQ
Replies: 25
Views: 5114

Re: Car crash at SRQ

I still trying to figure out WHERE he went through the fence

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by 727LOVER
Thu Dec 19, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Car crash at SRQ
Replies: 25
Views: 5114

Re: Car crash at SRQ

SRQLOT wrote:
I usually get up to 60 on that stretch of route 41


W H A T?


Remind me to avoid YOU....jeez :eek: :lol:

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by 727LOVER
Wed Dec 18, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier Announcement at MIA Tomorrow
Replies: 111
Views: 16763

Re: Frontier Announcement at MIA Tomorrow

727LOVER wrote:
No concrete proof, but I'm suspicious about these:

IND
CMH
BUF
BWI
GRR
PIT
PVD


LOL...guess I was wrong :boggled:

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by 727LOVER
Wed Dec 18, 2019 3:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier Announcement at MIA Tomorrow
Replies: 111
Views: 16763

Re: Frontier Announcement at MIA Tomorrow

SyracuseAvGeek wrote:
727LOVER wrote:
No concrete proof, but I'm suspicious about these:

IND
CMH
BUF
BWI
GRR
PIT
PVD


MIA-BUF already exists with Frontier. It’s summer seasonal



Why on earth is it SUMMER seasonal?

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