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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sun Jul 14, 2019 3:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Two ejected for complaining about muslims on TCX flight
Replies: 27
Views: 6205

Re: Two ejected for complaining about muslims on TCX flight

And somewhere there are people in the U.S. hearing this story and saying, "hold my margarita while I go complain about all these here Mexicans on this flight from Cancun!" The human gene pool needs some chlorine. However, the REAL video I'd love to see is the police video, where these scre...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sun Jul 14, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: “Cabin security monitor” air rage incident filmed on Air China flight sparks Chinese uproar, embroiling CA in PR scandal
Replies: 18
Views: 8100

Re: “Cabin security monitor” air rage incident filmed on Air China flight sparks Chinese uproar, embroiling CA in PR sca

Three thoughts come to mind: 1) I don't approve of the woman's actions, but I do understand. How many of us have been forced to listen as a self-designated VIP believes that the planet will stop rotating if their phone call doesn't go through? Of that one person who has no "phone voice", o...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sat Jul 13, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MSP Aviation History Thread
Replies: 6
Views: 641

Re: MSP Aviation History Thread

The movie AIRPORT was filmed there … Lincoln Airport AND it was the destination for Global Flight #502 in "Skyjacked!" A World Airways 707 only needed the word change to "Global", and they were all set. Okay, back to reality. I have always read that Western Airlines had quite an...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Wed Jul 10, 2019 3:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 633
Views: 80742

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

I don't know why I didn't think of this before, but my last flight SAN-MDW departed from Gate 2 on Friday, May 24th. I couldn't remember for sure, but the more I investigate, the more I recall of that early morning, and there were three flights leaving from the east end gates. That would mean Gate 2...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Tue Jul 09, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Long delays on very short flights
Replies: 9
Views: 984

Re: Long delays on very short flights

No matter how many regional jets UA, DL, or AA fly LAX-SAN, it isn't enough to accommodate any kind of glitch in the system. Many years ago, I flew SAN-LAX-ORD-LAX-SAN specifically to fly on the 747-400 domestically, as this was not just a rarity but a complete phase-out of the type. Going was fabul...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Mon Jul 08, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 633
Views: 80742

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/SWA1402 This is the page where I got the information. I have never in my life heard of a Southwest Airlines flight "operating as Alaska Airlines flight XXXX", so I can't vouch for its accuracy or what it is saying. Looks like another data error at Fligh...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Mon Jul 08, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 633
Views: 80742

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/SWA1402

This is the page where I got the information. I have never in my life heard of a Southwest Airlines flight "operating as Alaska Airlines flight XXXX", so I can't vouch for its accuracy or what it is saying.

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Mon Jul 08, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 633
Views: 80742

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

Anyone know the reason Gate 2 is closed? I’ve noticed baggage carts and tugs parked over the empty space. Been like that since I parked at gate 1 on 6/23 and also 7/7. Is the jetway still there, at gate 2? Maybe that has to be replaced. WN has been using 2-3 gates in T1W for a few months now so may...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sun Jul 07, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 633
Views: 80742

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

Here's a wild question: What would the chances ever be of U.S. pre-clearance in PTY? For now, it would be zero to none. CM's CEO is strongly against it as it would add at least an extra 2 hours for connections, vs the 45 minutes needed currently. Also, for it to happen, they may need to find a secl...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sat Jul 06, 2019 3:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AeroMexico goes nonstop on MEX-ICN
Replies: 5
Views: 2903

Re: AeroMexico goes nonstop on MEX-ICN

Like trans-continental U.S. and trans-Atlantic flights in winter, westbound flights are always going to be subject to tech stops. Whether its winds, heat, altitude, or a combination of all three, MEX is always going to have to deal with these issues on ULH flights. It's too bad AM can't make the tec...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sat Jul 06, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 9 mos. after leaving it, Avianca returns to the Honduran domestic market
Replies: 14
Views: 2732

Re: 9 mos. after leaving it, Avianca returns to the Honduran domestic market

Found this but only in Spanish. https://www.avianca.com/bo/es/sobre-nosotros/centro-noticias/noticias-avianca/operaciones-tegucigalpa-san-pedro-sula/ Looks like a daily ATR 72-600 AV750 depart TGU 0820 arrive SAP 0909 (Daily) AV751 depart SAP 1730 arrive TGU 1816 (Daily) '902 I'm going to assume th...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sat Jul 06, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 633
Views: 80742

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

Looks like there was a breakfast meeting between SAN Authority Board members (Kim Becker and Hampton Brown among them), and Copa Airlines executives back on 6/12/19, as well as a dinner organized by Mr. Brown. Found these details in the meeting materials for the upcoming Authority Board meeting on ...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Thu Jul 04, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Berlin Mayor wants Emirates in Berlin
Replies: 42
Views: 6050

Re: Berlin Mayor wants Emirates in Berlin

The mayor of Berlin should set his priority to finally open the airport BER and end this utter embarrassment for Germany. You'll see Emirates in YVR or YYC before Brandenburg Airport opens for commercial service. In fact I can think of many other things that will probably happen before BER opens: -...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Thu Jul 04, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF66: missing engine part found in Greenlandic ice
Replies: 27
Views: 10293

Re: AF66: missing engine part found in Greenlandic ice

My first thought on this was United 232's center engine piece that wasn't found until the corn harvest.

An impressive piece of technology that functioned exactly as it was supposed to. Excellent job!

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Wed Jul 03, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Poll: Have You Flown on 737MAX?
Replies: 37
Views: 1809

Re: Poll: Have You Flown on 737MAX?

I flew SAN-IAH last summer on N37502. It literally freaked me out, because the MAX is SO quiet compared to other planes. https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=1415113 A lifetime in purgatory for whoever thinks that ridiculous lavatory is acceptable. Other than that, it was a lovely...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Wed Jul 03, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Massive price discrepancy between US and DL- why?
Replies: 7
Views: 1001

Re: Massive price discrepancy between US and DL- why?

For a moment I thought you had found an airlines called US Airways that was still flying!!

Did you try AF or KL in searches? Perhaps they will be better than DL's website.

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Wed Jul 03, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 633
Views: 80742

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

So this was in my e-mail inbox this morning from Kimberly Becker at san.org: Dear Friends, I’m writing to you today to share some exciting news! Below is a slightly abridged version of our remarks made at a press conference this morning. The Airport Authority has reached a new 10-year agreement with...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Wed Jul 03, 2019 4:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Swoop announces YEG-SAN, YXX-SAN
Replies: 15
Views: 2417

Re: Swoop announces YEG-SAN, YXX-SAN

The YXX SAN route is interesting as the flight will not be pre-cleared by US CBP, unlike the YEG SAN route where US CBP can pre-clear the flight. You answered my question before I could ask it. Thank you! The flight times look as though the planes are routed YXX-SAN-YEG and YEG-SAN-YXX: dp YEG 800 ...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Wed Jul 03, 2019 4:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 633
Views: 80742

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

Has SAN ever had a flight to ANC? if not what is the O/D Sent from my SM-G950U using Tapatalk California-ANC non-stops have, historically, been very seasonal. Given that PDX and more-so SEA have so many connections to Alaska, the majority of service has been mostly one-stops. To my knowledge, ANC h...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Tue Jul 02, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 633
Views: 80742

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

Only I would think about this, I'm sure... Edmonton, AB, will be SAN's most northerly destination, at 53.3 degrees north latitude. This beats out a near-tie between LHR (51.4 degrees N) and YYC (51.1 degrees N) for the previous title holder. Both east (ZRH) and west (NRT) are quite easy to figure ou...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Mon Jul 01, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Disney launching their own airline?
Replies: 168
Views: 23934

Re: Disney launching their own airline?

Well there have been so many Mickey Mouse airlines over the past 50 years they should fit right in! Sorry, I couldn't help myself:) I bow down to you and this comment. You win the internet today. I love it. Disney's costs of running these planes will NEVER be lower than the majors or the minors, an...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Mon Jul 01, 2019 12:11 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: I admit it - I stereotype rude travellers
Replies: 12
Views: 1432

Re: I admit it - I stereotype rude travellers

"How Many Religious Miracles Will Occur During My Flight?" is my favorite game. The more elderly needing special assistance there are at take-off is directly proportional to the number of miraculous healings that will occur en route. That couple that needed every flight attendant to get th...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sun Jun 30, 2019 2:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 633
Views: 80742

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

I think one of main reasons why we haven't heard anything else from COPA is because of the 737 MAX groundings. About a year ago, COPA released routes that would be covered by the 737 MAX planes, which would likely have freed up existing planes to start SAN or new service elsewhere. Yeah, it's reall...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Fri Jun 28, 2019 5:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 633
Views: 80742

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

I'm surprised COPA hasn't started service to TIJ to initially introduce service to the region. TIJ is probably less expensive to operate out of and being Latin America, they share a similar culture and the same language. Scheduling wise, they could do a quick 60 minute midnight turn around, somethi...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Fri Jun 28, 2019 3:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAX congestion getting out of control?
Replies: 58
Views: 14742

Re: LAX congestion getting out of control?

As someone who moved to LA from Chicago, LAX still feels like a gift from God after spending almost two decades suffering at ORD. No thunderstorms, no snow, and four parallel runways that generally function pretty well. I have noticed an uptick in flow-control holds over the last few months... I fl...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Fri Jun 28, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing falsified records for a 787 sold to AC
Replies: 92
Views: 26070

Re: Boeing falsified records for a 787 sold to AC

Am I wrong in thinking this is actually not all that uncommon? Not saying it's ok, just that it happens more often than it makes its way to a.net. I don't know whether it's common or not, but that being published now with the Max' catastrophes and ensuing scrutiny is not good for Boeing. Didn't the...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Wed Jun 26, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Capital Markets Day - Changes to EW, SN, Update on Fleet Development
Replies: 91
Views: 12822

Re: Lufthansa Group - retirement of seven long haul types until 2025

If no one wants your used aircraft, rest value is zero, you better keep them for their economical life time. That’s what LH had been doing with its planes, even if someone might have had interest in buying their aircraft. See how long they flew their classic B737s and their first A320s. Since there...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Wed Jun 26, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Chicago! SAN-MDW on WN and Links To Pictures & Video
Replies: 3
Views: 2917

Re: Chicago! SAN-MDW on WN and Links To Pictures & Video

Hey Scott - enjoyed the pics and report. You are braver than I. No way would I stand or lay down on that glass floor! Thanks for sharing your trip to Chicago. I'm glad you enjoyed it - thanks for letting me know! To my dying day I will never understand how I did that. I forced my body out on that t...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Wed Jun 26, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Is this the coolest workplace ever?
Replies: 1
Views: 459

Re: Is this the coolest workplace ever?

Like being on the last car of a train, watching the world pass behind you...I'd LOVE to fly in that seat!! https://i.postimg.cc/BtNZ2xwM/CA12-DHC3-B.jpg Being able to sit in the co-pilot's seat as a DHC-3 flies at a fairly low altitude from Vancouver harbor to Victoria harbor. https://i.postimg.cc/4...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Wed Jun 26, 2019 3:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish Airlines increases Washington DC to 10 weekly
Replies: 23
Views: 3617

Re: Turkish Airlines increases Washington DC to 10 weekly

9Patch wrote:
Am I the only one who saw at first glance, Turkish Airlines DC 10?


I saw it too! Had to read the title twice, just to be sure...

As for the title, good for TK! I'd love to see the numbers, though, as to what portion of their passengers are O&D, and what portion are connecting from UA.

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Wed Jun 26, 2019 3:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Capital Markets Day - Changes to EW, SN, Update on Fleet Development
Replies: 91
Views: 12822

Re: Lufthansa Group - retirement of seven long haul types until 2025

Just my two cents here: 2) It will be interesting to see where new aircraft are based. This will make ALL the difference in the world. For example, San Diego is doing well for LH, but if the A343 is on the way out, what will replace it? The 787-9? I guess whatever ends up being based at FRA... I th...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Wed Jun 26, 2019 3:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LH chooses new Premium Economy Product.
Replies: 23
Views: 5414

Re: LH chooses new Premium Economy Product.

There is no such thing as a comfortable sleeping position in economy, period. We "adapt" as best we can to the situation, and extra room helps, but unless one is in business class with lie-flat seats, you're sleeping sitting up. As far as the product goes, I hope that shell isn't that hide...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Wed Jun 26, 2019 3:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Capital Markets Day - Changes to EW, SN, Update on Fleet Development
Replies: 91
Views: 12822

Re: Lufthansa Group - retirement of seven long haul types until 2025

Just my two cents here: 1) Lufthansa's 747-8 fleet is laid out VERY premium-heavy - 88 J seats in addition to true F class in the nose. This special sub-fleet is rotated into seasonal markets whose premium demand ebbs and flows. For example, LAX sees a second 747-8 daily flight to FRA in addition to...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Mon Jun 24, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 633
Views: 80742

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

There must have been a lot more turboprops to LAX than I thought. There certainly more SAN-LAX frequencies then there are now. When I started flying the route in 1998, there were four carriers in the market: ⋅ American Eagle Saab 340 ⋅ SkyWest/Delta Connection EMB-120 ⋅&nbs...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sun Jun 23, 2019 9:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dallas/Fort Worth Aviation Thread (DFW/DAL) - 2019
Replies: 514
Views: 65289

Re: Dallas/Fort Worth Aviation Thread (DFW/DAL) - 2019

you have America's most pulled-out-from airport. [BFL] Congratulations, Bakersfield!! I thought STL is credited with that distinction. STL, like PIT, is a former hub. Operations there were, at least at one time, quite large, but now that there's not a hub anymore, it has been "right-sized"...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sun Jun 23, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Cities/Metro Areas Underserved Compared To Their Population
Replies: 11
Views: 845

Re: Cities/Metro Areas Underserved Compared To Their Population

As the title implies, what cities or metro areas are "underserved" compared to other cities in the same country or region? I am leaving the reasons why out of consideration, because we can quibble endlessly over the economic bases of the region, the gravity of a particular larger metro ar...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sun Jun 23, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: B6 or WN?
Replies: 22
Views: 2516

Re: B6 or WN?

I love when people say SWA doesn't charge change fees. They just charge you the difference in fare. And as a former SWA CSA, those fare differences are generally higher than any change fare at an airline unless you buy an Anytime or Business Select ticket. :spin: You beat me to it!! This is the num...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sun Jun 23, 2019 4:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dallas/Fort Worth Aviation Thread (DFW/DAL) - 2019
Replies: 514
Views: 65289

Re: Dallas/Fort Worth Aviation Thread (DFW/DAL) - 2019

Sitting at my desk happily eating a big plate of crow, delighted that my prediction of the demise of DFW-BFL was wrong, as AA is upping this flight to x2 starting later this year! For an airport with a nearly 70+% leakage to every other airport in southern, central, and northern California, any expa...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sun Jun 23, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 633
Views: 80742

Re: San Diego Aviation Thread - 2019

Does anybody remember what gate TWA was using back in 1985? I want to know which gate flight 847 would have used had it not been hijacked. Apparently, TWA's one and only gate at SAN was gate 8, at least in 1991. http://www.departedflights.com/SAN1091.html Alaska is still parking some planes at the ...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sun Jun 23, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 6/23/2019:AA Suspends ORD-RNO/ERI/BOI/CHS;DFW-OAK;AF Adds MIA-PTP;DL Increases BOS/SEA
Replies: 89
Views: 13331

Re: OAG Changes 6/23/2019:AA Suspends ORD-RNO/ERI/BOI/CHS;DFW-OAK;AF Adds MIA-PTP;DL Increases BOS/SEA

AA BFL-DFW JAN 1.0>1.8[0] FEB 1.0>2[0] MAR 1.0>2[0.9]


Last time BFL-DFW was x2 daily would have to have been 1995...but congratulations nonetheless to BFL for not just gaining service but expanding upon it!

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sat Jun 22, 2019 10:45 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Does anybody remember what the longest 747-100 flight was?
Replies: 1
Views: 389

Re: Does anybody remember what the longest 747-100 flight was?

Was it JFK-TLV on El Al? Did that flight require a fuel stop on the westbound leg? What about the 747-100B? I believe you are correct about El Al, but the longest non-stop I know of was Iran Air, which operated its few examples (until 1979) of the 747-100 JFK-THR non-stop, but because of headwinds,...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Wed Jun 19, 2019 11:09 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Cities/Metro Areas Underserved Compared To Their Population
Replies: 11
Views: 845

Cities/Metro Areas Underserved Compared To Their Population

As the title implies, what cities or metro areas are "underserved" compared to other cities in the same country or region? I am leaving the reasons why out of consideration, because we can quibble endlessly over the economic bases of the region, the gravity of a particular larger metro are...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Mon Jun 17, 2019 11:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where at LAX? (Unpainted DC-10 photo)
Replies: 32
Views: 4966

Re: Where at LAX? (Unpainted DC-10 photo)

The airplane is sitting at approximately N33.94345 W118.39424, on what I believe was the Continental Air Lines maintenance ramp. The building behind the aircraft's tail is still visible on Google Street View. Coincidentally the Historic Aerials 1985 aerial image of that location shows a DC-10 parke...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Mon Jun 17, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where at LAX? (Unpainted DC-10 photo)
Replies: 32
Views: 4966

Re: Where at LAX? (Unpainted DC-10 photo)

The airplane is sitting at approximately N33.94345 W118.39424, on what I believe was the Continental Air Lines maintenance ramp. The building behind the aircraft's tail is still visible on Google Street View. Coincidentally the Historic Aerials 1985 aerial image of that location shows a DC-10 parke...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sun Jun 16, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 6/16/2019:AI Extends JFK Suspension;MF Suspends SEA-SZX;NK Extension;WN AUG MAX Cuts
Replies: 61
Views: 9521

Re: OAG Changes 6/16/2019:AI Extends JFK Suspension;MF Suspends SEA-SZX;NK Extension;WN AUG MAX Cuts

*BWI-SAN OCT 1.0>0[1.0] Wow - AS cutting BWI-SAN route, wonder if that is an omen of things to come for the AS SAN focus city. I know a lot of loyal AS fliers in SD rely on that flight for their DC work and personal needs. I know their EWR and BOS routes aren’t doing too great either according to f...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Sat Jun 15, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is regulatory approval required for livery changes?
Replies: 59
Views: 7654

Re: Is regulatory approval required for livery changes?

One exception to the original question not answered is if the OP's question refers to trademarked material. Any business with a logo is going to trademark it, so as to prevent unscrupulous characters out there from capitalizing on a similar design, purposely used to trick people into thinking they a...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Thu Jun 13, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How do airlines determine which specific instance of a type it routes?
Replies: 12
Views: 2608

Re: How do airlines determine which specific instance of a type it routes?

Premium seats and cargo are the two primary factors, with range being thrown in afterwards. The bean counters are always looking at yields, and they will make the case for upgauge/downgauge, depending on what they believe the airline can "nab" with a non-stop. SAN continues to see the BA 7...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Thu Jun 13, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your experience on now defunct carriers
Replies: 79
Views: 4112

Re: Your experience on now defunct carriers

My complete list: Air Berlin: Friday, June 30, 2017, SZG-TXL, D-ABQD 1466257 I was kind of surprised not to get a beverage service onboard, but they did offer a small chocolate upon landing. We sat in the back, away from the vibrations of the engine. A perfectly lovely flight! Aloha , in 2000 (HNL-I...

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Thu Jun 13, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Accra to Washington D.C. - Which Passenger Aircraft Type?
Replies: 3
Views: 1288

Re: Accra to Washington D.C. - Which Passenger Aircraft Type?

The route is currently flown by SA, routed IAD-ACC-JNB, on an A332/333/343, with full traffic rights already:

https://flightaware.com/live/findflight?origin=KIAD&destination=DGAA

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by PSAatSAN4Ever
Wed Jun 12, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: TWA Paris to New York by 767-200 in 2001 - when the TWA terminal was a terminal
Replies: 20
Views: 8332

Re: TWA Paris to New York by 767-200 in 2001 - when the TWA terminal was a terminal

Excellent report! My first "big boy" trip ever was in 1987, at the age of 21, to NYC and a TWA 747 from LAX to JFK. I remember landing at the famed TWA terminal and thinking, "what's the big deal?" I didn't get to see much of the terminal at all, and it was a domestic flight, so ...

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