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by maps4ltd
Thu Dec 13, 2018 3:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA adds FCA, Double Daily DFWMAD/CDG, return to YHZ, 787 to ANC plus more
Replies: 116
Views: 19154

Re: AA adds FCA, Double Daily DFWMAD/CDG, return to YHZ, 787 to ANC plus more

LHUSA wrote:
Pretty historic adds


(sorry, I absolutely had to)


I was about to post something similar.

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by maps4ltd
Mon Dec 10, 2018 2:03 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your 2019 Booked/Flown Flights List
Replies: 296
Views: 85044

Re: Your 2019 Booked/Flown Flights List

In 2019: Booked: January: STL-SLC Delta(Skywest)3515 CRJ-900 Y January 1 SLC-STL Delta(Skywest)3663 CRJ-900 Y January 5 March: STL-FLL Southwest 2244 737-800 Y March 15 MIA-UIO American 947 737-MAX8 Y March 16 GYE-MIA American 948 737-800 Y+ March 23 MIA-NAS American(Republic)4692 ERJ-175 Y March 23...

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by maps4ltd
Fri Dec 07, 2018 9:07 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: 737-800 tipping risk at deboarding?
Replies: 43
Views: 14297

Re: 737-800 tipping risk at deboarding?

It's not an issue on the -800...it's the 737-900 that needs a tail stand. AS has them in all stations and tries to mitigate their use by unloading the rear pit first to keep weight in the forward pit during deplaning. But at times, deplaning will be held for a minute until the agent is notified tha...

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by maps4ltd
Thu Dec 06, 2018 12:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1495
Views: 139387

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

stl07 wrote:
https://www.flystl.com/newsroom/stl-news/2018/sun-country-airlines-to-expand-service-to-fort-myers-fl-from-stl

I like how we keep breaking the news here and then the airport later publishes it online officially


That's a.net in a nutshell.

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by maps4ltd
Wed Dec 05, 2018 9:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eastern Airlines @ JFK December 4, 2018
Replies: 16
Views: 3469

Re: Eastern Airlines @ JFK December 4, 2018

Eastern airlines, formerly known as Dynamic Airways, has occasional flights out of JFK to CCS (Caracas). There was one yesterday- look up flight 2D 6410. Obviously they use Terminal 1 as the billboard indicated. Note this is different than the Eastern revival that was doing charters with 737s in th...

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by maps4ltd
Wed Dec 05, 2018 8:25 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Lack of Cabin Service on Piedmont/American Eagle Flight
Replies: 44
Views: 4547

Re: Lack of Cabin Service on Piedmont/American Eagle Flight

Airstud wrote:
maps4ltd wrote:
snack


Mmmmmmmm... snack.


And your signature is "pancakes are delicious..."

:spin:

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by maps4ltd
Wed Dec 05, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Lack of Cabin Service on Piedmont/American Eagle Flight
Replies: 44
Views: 4547

Re: Lack of Cabin Service on Piedmont/American Eagle Flight

It's jack**s responses like yours, why so many don't want to fly anymore. Yes, how about we have the entire plane get up in flight, all move forward at the same time and have the plane go into a dive , because of how you think the issue should be handled. What am I reading? "Make the plane go ...

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by maps4ltd
Wed Dec 05, 2018 8:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1495
Views: 139387

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

SY seems smart to start off small in STL and take baby steps with adding frequencies. So far they must be experiencing success or they wouldn't be adding. Curious as to what they may add in the future. Does STL get much O & D to Myrtle Beach, Biloxi, Savannah a few flights per week? Would they ...

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by maps4ltd
Wed Dec 05, 2018 2:48 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Lack of Cabin Service on Piedmont/American Eagle Flight
Replies: 44
Views: 4547

Re: Lack of Cabin Service on Piedmont/American Eagle Flight

My partner flew on an American Eagle (Piedmont) flight this AM from Wilmington, NC (ILM) into Philadelphia (PHL). This was the 5:59am departure on an EMB145. The flight is scheduled for approx 1:25 duration , but the airborne time was about 1:05. There was absolutely zero attempt at any kind of cab...

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by maps4ltd
Mon Dec 03, 2018 11:29 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Lack of Cabin Service on Piedmont/American Eagle Flight
Replies: 44
Views: 4547

Re: Lack of Cabin Service on Piedmont/American Eagle Flight

No. There's usually a snack service, consisting of Biscoff and drinks on an AM flight. This was probably a one-off. I didn't get cabin service on a 1:24 blocked AA 738 from STL-ORD, but it was super bumpy due to storms and we were delayed two hours due to that weather. They should make a pass on Pie...

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by maps4ltd
Sun Dec 02, 2018 11:14 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Georgia Football ATL-STL-ATL on Delta
Replies: 11
Views: 10022

Re: Georgia Football ATL-STL-ATL on Delta

Sorry to here about that luck with the 757, its the last 757 service to STL and I've taken it before. Yeah, the STL-ATL route is still mostly MD-88s as of December 2018. During the summer, it was the Maddogs and 739s, but they switched the 752s for the 739s sometime in August or September, so it's ...

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by maps4ltd
Fri Nov 30, 2018 9:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA/Interjet CUN Hub/Partnership?
Replies: 17
Views: 2520

Re: AA/Interjet CUN Hub/Partnership?

I feel like this article is trolling a.netters. I'm taking nothing seriously.

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by maps4ltd
Thu Nov 29, 2018 3:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest agent mocks child’s name
Replies: 147
Views: 12697

Re: Southwest agent mocks child’s name

This is pushing the bounds to post the child’s boarding pass online. No matter how odd her name is, she didn’t deserve that sort of treatment by Southwest https://abc7chicago.com/travel/southwest-gate-agent-mocks-5-year-old-girls-name/4784746/ Oh buh-rother. She wasn’t treated that way by Southwest...

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by maps4ltd
Wed Nov 28, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Your 2018 Booked/Flown Flights List
Replies: 331
Views: 40539

Re: Your 2018 Booked/Flown Flights List

FLOWN: February 9-11 STL-MCO WN2007 Y MCO-STL WN4409 Y March 18-24 STL-EWR WN2187 Y EWR-STL WN3418 Y March 26-April 1 STL-SEA AS(OO)3409 Y+ SEA-OGG AS805 Y OGG-SAN AS854 Y+ SAN-STL WN4919 Y May 25-28 STL-SAN WN5648 Y SAN-STL WN544 Y May 31-June 4 STL-SLC DL2800 Y+ SLC-DEN WN1763 Y DEN-STL WN5580 Y J...

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by maps4ltd
Wed Nov 28, 2018 5:52 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Weirdest Connections You've Ever Made
Replies: 98
Views: 7289

Re: Weirdest Connections You've Ever Made

Hi all. I think there isn't a topic on "weird connections," and I think it's an interesting and fun subject. I'll start. My family once flew STL-ORD-FWA-CLT on AA to get to a meeting in Charlotte. Keep in mind, AA has some STL-CLT nonstops, but those were obscenely expensive. For whatever...

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by maps4ltd
Wed Nov 28, 2018 5:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SLC Terminal Construction News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 219
Views: 61068

Re: SLC Terminal Construction Updates

I'm at SLC this morning, and happy to see steel framing is finally starting to rise on the north concourse! As an aside, it's also nice to see the 333 back on the HNL-SLC-ATL run. It is impressive to look out the windows and see a lovely 752 parked at D1, only to be dwarfed by the 333 parked nextdo...

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by maps4ltd
Tue Nov 27, 2018 9:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On In Nashville? - 2018
Replies: 2057
Views: 154178

Re: What's Going On In Nashville? - 2018

in re BNA-ATL......why would anyone O&D from ATL connect anywhere??? The only way the route stays for WN is if WN decides to really downsize ATL. LF for winter months will be worse DL will win the battle for BNA....and when they do....some of that extra lift (757) down gauges The BNA-ATL WN loa...

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by maps4ltd
Tue Nov 27, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Weirdest Connections You've Ever Made
Replies: 98
Views: 7289

Weirdest Connections You've Ever Made

Hi all. I think there isn't a topic on "weird connections," and I think it's an interesting and fun subject. I'll start. My family once flew STL-ORD-FWA-CLT on AA to get to a meeting in Charlotte. Keep in mind, AA has some STL-CLT nonstops, but those were obscenely expensive. For whatever ...

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by maps4ltd
Mon Nov 26, 2018 10:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will DL Upgauge LGA-STL/MCI to the A220?
Replies: 41
Views: 3995

Re: Will DL Upgauge LGA-STL/MCI to the A220?

So Delta has started receiving A220s with the first flights scheduled to start in January. We know we will see LGA-BOS, LGA-DFW, LGA-IAH, DTW-IAH (this one might not be, but I recall it), DTW-DFW, JFK-DFW, and SLC-DFW as the first routes. However, I've also seen talks of the A220s being used to upg...

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by maps4ltd
Mon Nov 26, 2018 10:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will DL Upgauge LGA-STL/MCI to the A220?
Replies: 41
Views: 3995

Re: Will DL Upgauge LGA-STL/MCI to the A220?

So Delta has started receiving A220s with the first flights scheduled to start in January. We know we will see LGA-BOS, LGA-DFW, LGA-IAH, DTW-IAH (this one might not be, but I recall it), DTW-DFW, JFK-DFW, and SLC-DFW as the first routes. However, I've also seen talks of the A220s being used to upg...

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by maps4ltd
Sun Nov 25, 2018 1:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Changes on AA937/938 MIA-VVI-MIA
Replies: 13
Views: 2669

Re: Changes on AA937/938 MIA-VVI-MIA

Similar to the changes on MIA-BSB, AA's daily service to Santa Cruz de la Sierra, VVI, Bolivia, changes to the MAX 8 from the 757-200 and will be day time departure on both segments, effective May 3, 2019. AA937 MIA 17:45 VVI 01:24+1 7M8 D AA938 VVI 08:45 MIA 15:45 7M8 D I wonder what routes we wil...

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by maps4ltd
Sat Nov 24, 2018 1:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta 737 Winglet Retrofit
Replies: 28
Views: 8933

Re: Delta 737 Winglet Retrofit

The seven latest B739ERs delivered, N901DN-N907DN, have also not had them installed. I can't say I'm surprised. Of all the carriers, Delta seems to be the least eager to do winglet mods on 737 series aircraft. I'd say United has been the most willing, followed by Alaska, Southwest, and American. Of...

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by maps4ltd
Sat Nov 24, 2018 12:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018
Replies: 852
Views: 137716

Re: Delta Aircraft Refurbishment - 2018

737 Status 73W – LED mood lighting, soft bulkhead between Y and F, 2Ku 738 – AVOD, updated lavs, and LED cabin lighting, 2Ku 739 – scimitar winglets (not all), Sat TV, 2Ku eventually 73W Cabin Refresh, awaiting 2Ku WiFi? (3601-3610) Completed: 10/10 737-800 Mods [COMPLETE] 738: 43/43 complete. All ...

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by maps4ltd
Wed Nov 21, 2018 2:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Whats going on in SEA today (11/20)
Replies: 36
Views: 4616

Re: Whats going on in SEA today (11/20)

Quick once-over on diversions today. Posting from a phone, so flight numbers/departure point only. Don't have time for PDX/YVR. YKM diversions: AS975-PSP AS9-MCO CP5682-MCI BOI diversions: OO3437-DAL DL637-RDU DL2783-SFO DL2886-BNA DL447-IAD DL2752-AUS DL 479-BOS GEG diversions: DL645-GEG (return) ...

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by maps4ltd
Thu Nov 15, 2018 10:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1495
Views: 139387

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

Airport actually released something early for once. Progress. Although some of their notes are spring to summer not YOY (like BOS) https://www.flystl.com/newsroom/stl-news/2018/southwest-adds-daily-flights-from-stl-to-multiple-destinations-for-summer-2019 BOS 5x (+1) really trying to keep everyone ...

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by maps4ltd
Thu Nov 15, 2018 10:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1495
Views: 139387

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

Destin has gone 11x a week Wow! this is Allegiant we are talking about Last night on Fox 2 there was a "You Paid for It" segment where the host investigated Midamerica and Runway 11/29 and Lambert. If you watch Fox 2, you'll know that this is guy who goes around trying to prove things are...

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by maps4ltd
Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Could MCI match or even surpass STL?
Replies: 15
Views: 2974

Re: Could MCI match or even surpass STL?

20 years ago this would have been a laughable question to ponder back when STL had more than double the amount of traffic and was a hub for TWA/AA compared to Kansas City but today with TWA in the history books and AA having left to focus on ORD and DFW, STL barely has more than 2 million more pass...

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by maps4ltd
Thu Nov 08, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA MadDog rumor du jour:
Replies: 49
Views: 14443

Re: AA MadDog rumor du jour:

Take this with a block of salt, since it's 10 months out... Per posts on a DFW spotter Facebook group, some destinations, CMH STL TUL mentioned most frequently, will lose their S80s over the Labor Day weekend 2019. Of course, since it's rampers and foamers doing the mentioning, read into it what yo...

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by maps4ltd
Wed Nov 07, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EWR prior to UA and CO merger
Replies: 48
Views: 5772

Re: EWR prior to UA and CO merger

Duplicate post. Please delete.

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by maps4ltd
Wed Nov 07, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EWR prior to UA and CO merger
Replies: 48
Views: 5772

Re: EWR prior to UA and CO merger

Today, EWR is mostly dominated by United and their star alliance partners. But, not many other long haul carriers serve the airport. Was this still true before the UA and CO merger? Or did the airport transition gradually from a SkyTeam base (When CO was still a member) to an airport dominated by t...

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by maps4ltd
Wed Nov 07, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EWR prior to UA and CO merger
Replies: 48
Views: 5772

Re: EWR prior to UA and CO merger

Today, EWR is mostly dominated by United and their star alliance partners. But, not many other long haul carriers serve the airport. Was this still true before the UA and CO merger? Or did the airport transition gradually from a SkyTeam base (When CO was still a member) to an airport dominated by t...

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by maps4ltd
Tue Nov 06, 2018 2:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American orders 15 more E175 regional jets
Replies: 41
Views: 9435

Re: American orders 15 more E175 regional jets

I really like that airplane... until it hits a bump. At which point, it bears a striking resemblance to the Beech 1900!! Still won’t forget the one time when I was in Row 22 on the 175 and flew through the remnants of a tropical storm upon departing MHT for DCA. Yep, it was as fun as it sounds. :vo...

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by maps4ltd
Mon Nov 05, 2018 9:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American orders 15 more E175 regional jets
Replies: 41
Views: 9435

Re: American orders 15 more E175 regional jets

Honestly, I prefer the ERJ-175s over all other regional jets. Do you thinks they'll replace ERJ-145 routes out of LGA and/or DCA? Sometimes I prefer them over mainline jets. The 2 seats on each side are nice and it's fairly quiet inside. The smallish overheads are the main issue with the interior. ...

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by maps4ltd
Mon Nov 05, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American orders 15 more E175 regional jets
Replies: 41
Views: 9435

Re: American orders 15 more E175 regional jets

Honestly, I prefer the ERJ-175s over all other regional jets. Do you thinks they'll replace ERJ-145 routes out of LGA and/or DCA?

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by maps4ltd
Wed Oct 31, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA cuts CLT-TUS and ERI-PHL, announces ERI-ORD and ERI-CLT, "still evaluating" CLT-SJC
Replies: 53
Views: 6591

AA cuts CLT-TUS and ERI-PHL, announces ERI-ORD and ERI-CLT, "still evaluating" CLT-SJC

Hello. This is my first time posting a thread, so corrections and suggestions would be helpful. Erie News Now reports that American is starting flights from ERI to Chicago and Charlotte on May, with 2x daily CLT and 1x ORD. It also plans to discontinue its flights from ERI-PHL; according to the arti...

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by maps4ltd
Mon Oct 29, 2018 7:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UAX EWR route cuts: Which are next?
Replies: 46
Views: 7764

Re: UAX EWR route cuts: Which are next?

In the past few months, United Express has cut multiple regional routes out of EWR and shifted them to IAD to alleviate congestion and improve connection. So far, routes like EWR-CHA/AVP/MHT/LEX/AVL are ones that have been shifted to IAD. It appears they are doing this in waves every few months, so...

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by maps4ltd
Thu Oct 25, 2018 9:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Minneapolis air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 109
Views: 9678

Re: Minneapolis air service discussion - 2018

Are there any CRJ-200 routes from MSP on DL that could be added? I believe there would be some space in A/B to accommodate them.

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by maps4ltd
Thu Oct 25, 2018 8:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1495
Views: 139387

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

Yeah, I'd like to see ORD. Isn't AA ending its Trans States contract soon anyway?

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by maps4ltd
Thu Oct 25, 2018 8:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Louisville International (SDF) announces LAX on AA
Replies: 84
Views: 11869

Re: Louisville International (SDF) to announce new destination today

FA9295 wrote:
SCQ83 wrote:
LHR on BA so the STL crowd now gets a heart attack. :lol:

OMG.... :stirthepot:


I've already had two aneurysms over the WOW thing, okay. It's a touchy subject for us STL avgeeks!

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by maps4ltd
Thu Oct 25, 2018 8:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1495
Views: 139387

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

Filled out my LF spreadsheet for July. Most west coast destinations were 90% or above. A fair amount in the mid 90s UA was 89% and up F9 was all in the 90s G4 was mostly in the 90s WN has too many to list. Most everything was above 80 with lots above 90. MSY was the only one that stuck out as below...

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by maps4ltd
Tue Oct 23, 2018 11:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1495
Views: 139387

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

New jetbridges are being installed. A8 and A10 - Delta The last time I flew Delta, it was STL-SLC on an A320 in June 2018. The Delta app showed boarding at A10, the sign at A10 indicated there was a flight to Salt Lake City departing on time, everyone was waiting in the seating area at A10, but the...

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by maps4ltd
Tue Oct 23, 2018 10:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1495
Views: 139387

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

New jetbridges are being installed. A8 and A10 - Delta The last time I flew Delta, it was STL-SLC on an A320 in June 2018. The Delta app showed boarding at A10, the sign at A10 indicated there was a flight to Salt Lake City departing on time, everyone was waiting in the seating area at A10, but the...

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by maps4ltd
Tue Oct 23, 2018 5:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SLC Terminal Construction News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 219
Views: 61068

Re: SLC Terminal Construction Updates

I see A and B have been renamed F and G respectively.

Will C be renamed E soon?

I'm flying to SLC in December, so it will be interesting to see what it looks like then.

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by maps4ltd
Mon Oct 22, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Detroit air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 2342
Views: 169248

Re: Detroit air service discussion - 2018

DTW already has nonstop PEK service; I think it's fine that MSP gets PVG.

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by maps4ltd
Thu Oct 18, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1495
Views: 139387

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

CHS hurts. There are people over on that thread speculating about LHR-EGE flights now...

The kicker is that STL has 4 times the population of CHS. We may not have Hilton or Myrtle, but how many Brits go there anyway?

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by maps4ltd
Thu Oct 18, 2018 7:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STL air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1495
Views: 139387

Re: STL air service discussion - 2018

I think Aer Lingus is a good possibility. Just bring 'em over where the WW 321 was. (Well...is, I guess.)

Properly incentivized, it could be a real winner.

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by maps4ltd
Thu Oct 18, 2018 6:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA to Start London Heathrow to Charleston, SC
Replies: 282
Views: 39876

Re: BA to Start London Heathrow to Charleston, SC

BA doesn't even serve Charlotte, a major Oneworld airline hub, yet it's now going to CHS.

Honestly, I would've thought that a leisure route like this would go into LGW, alongside Orlando and Punta Canada and the like.

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by maps4ltd
Thu Oct 18, 2018 6:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA to Start London Heathrow to Charleston, SC
Replies: 282
Views: 39876

Re: BA to Start London Heathrow to Charleston, SC

trexel94 wrote:
You can't be serious! St Louians must be fuming now.

Oh, you have no idea.

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by maps4ltd
Thu Oct 18, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA to Start London Heathrow to Charleston, SC
Replies: 282
Views: 39876

Re: BA to Start London Heathrow to Charleston, SC

This feels like a Cranky Flier April Fools Day post.

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