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by lightsaber
Fri Nov 05, 2021 12:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Startup plans to electrify BAe146 plane
Replies: 27
Views: 5474

Re: Startup plans to electrify BAe146 plane

According to Planespotters, there are only 98 still flying. Why would they choose to develop a conversion like that for an old ac like the 146/RJ and not the CRJ? My guess is they'll need at least four electric motors and the 146 offers four engine pylons vs. the CRJ's two. I'd be surprised if this...

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by lightsaber
Thu Nov 04, 2021 10:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Impact of the Ethiopian conflict on ET and ADD
Replies: 46
Views: 9266

Re: Impact of the Ethiopian conflict on ET and ADD

The US and UK as well as other western countries have told their citizens to leave the country. That means get out now. Another link on US recommendation not to travel to Ethiopia; https://www.msn.com/en-xl/news/other/ethiopia-declares-nationwide-state-of-emergency-as-tplf-makes-gains/ar-AAQfMq6#:~...

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by lightsaber
Thu Nov 04, 2021 10:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Filipino call centers
Replies: 26
Views: 1496

Re: Filipino call centers

I'm convinced there's a correlation between call centers and violence. I'm normally a pretty level-headed person. But navigating an automated call center menu and THEN having to wait makes me consider acts of severe violence. I'm not an idiot. I can navigate your fantastic website. Clearly it was n...

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by lightsaber
Thu Nov 04, 2021 10:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Half world’s fossil fuel assets could become worthless by 2036 in net zero transition
Replies: 218
Views: 8351

Re: Half world’s fossil fuel assets could become worthless by 2036 in net zero transition

Oil companies won't invest in new assets, so fuel prices will climb. Coal will fade out an so many countries are anti-nuke, it will be interesting to see how we power transportation. SAF had better be available on schedule or the oil company part of the crisis won't be the big news. My next vehicle ...

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by lightsaber
Thu Nov 04, 2021 6:19 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 381
Views: 25635

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

$700 per treatment course (per link)? Wow. Worth it to not die, but two doses of AZ to a hundred people has a better return in my opinion. Oh, I'd take it, but I'll still follow the full Swiss cheese model. Lightsaber I feel compelled to reply to this again even though we had this same exchange 2 w...

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by lightsaber
Thu Nov 04, 2021 5:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 381
Views: 25635

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

Good news, First pill to treat Covid gets approval in UK. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-59163899 "In clinical trials the pill, originally developed to treat flu, cut the risk of hospitalisation or death by about half. The UK has agreed to purchase 480,000 courses with the first deliveries ...

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by lightsaber
Thu Nov 04, 2021 4:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus blasted by leasing companies over plans to lift jet production
Replies: 208
Views: 26537

Re: Airbus blasted by leasing companies over plans to lift jet production

Are airlines and lessors currently operating more on their younger assets than on the older aircraft? If so how difficult and expensive will it be to store the older assets and return those to service? Might part-out right now be the better economic option for the long run. Older aircraft were park...

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by lightsaber
Thu Nov 04, 2021 1:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021
Replies: 159
Views: 10113

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021

Yesterday they reported 9 new cases, fewest since the pandemic start, although weekend mean fewer tests would be conducted and halloween + election date + terror attack might also cause people not to seek immediate medical advice on less pressing circumstances But still, with such trend, is it indi...

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by lightsaber
Thu Nov 04, 2021 1:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021
Replies: 159
Views: 10113

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021

Ireland did well, only having about a third of ICU patients die. https://www.irishtimes.com/news/ireland/irish-news/three-in-10-covid-19-patients-admitted-to-icu-died-says-report-1.4719379 I'm going to reword the article. By taking measures that allowed greater ICU staffing ratios, they were able to...

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by lightsaber
Thu Nov 04, 2021 12:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 381
Views: 25635

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

Mmm... so if I'm 5-11 and get vaccinated, my chances of dying drop by a millionth? Not an easy sell. It's an easy sell. Less infections and less spread mean we get rid of the problems with letting go of mask mandates What I suggest is that the motivation for vaccinating children should not be to st...

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by lightsaber
Thu Nov 04, 2021 3:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 381
Views: 25635

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

Interesting facts on the 5-11 age vaccines For every 1 million (10^6) children vaccinated: 1 less death Mmm... so if I'm 5-11 and get vaccinated, my chances of dying drop by a millionth? Not an easy sell. It's an easy sell. Less infections and less spread mean we get rid of the problems with lettin...

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by lightsaber
Thu Nov 04, 2021 3:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A220 Sales Campaign Thread - 2021
Replies: 509
Views: 84927

Re: Airbus A220 Sales Campaign Thread - 2021

Are the 30 options LH Group took on their original order for Swiss still valid? https://bombardier.com/en/media/news/lufthansa-group-signs-purchase-agreement-bombardier-60-cseries-aircraft Options have an execute by date. Some must be executed before the last aircraft are delivered. There is usuall...

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by lightsaber
Wed Nov 03, 2021 7:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A220 Sales Campaign Thread - 2021
Replies: 509
Views: 84927

Re: Airbus A220 Sales Campaign Thread - 2021

Lufthansa is looking at more A220s to simplify regional fleet: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-11-03/lufthansa-mulls-airbus-a220-order-to-boost-regional-jet-fleet Note: I doubt that order will be closed in 2021. Just my personal hunch. Lightsaber Thanks for the link. I heard about it a...

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by lightsaber
Wed Nov 03, 2021 4:41 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 381
Views: 25635

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

Interesting facts on the 5-11 age vaccines For every 1 million (10^6) children vaccinated: 58,000 fewer infections 241 fewer hospitalizations 77 fewer in the ICU and 1 less death https://www.msn.com/en-us/health/medical/covid-vaccines-for-kids-are-coming-soon-e2-80-94-some-families-are-counting-the-...

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by lightsaber
Wed Nov 03, 2021 3:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 381
Views: 25635

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

Oramed starting oral vaccine trials in South Africa. https://nocamels.com/2021/11/israel-oral-vaccine-pill-south-africa/ This really excites me as this is exactly what is needed for all the health clinics in villages and for reluctant. Come in for a sprained ankle? Here is your free vaccine... Trial...

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by lightsaber
Wed Nov 03, 2021 3:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A220 Sales Campaign Thread - 2021
Replies: 509
Views: 84927

Re: Airbus A220 Sales Campaign Thread - 2021

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles ... -jet-fleet

Note: I doubt that order will be closed in 2021. Just my personal hunch.

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Lufthansa is looking at more A220s to simplify regional fleet:
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles ... -jet-fleet

Note: I doubt that order will be closed in 2021. Just my personal hunch.

Lightsaber

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by lightsaber
Wed Nov 03, 2021 2:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FT: Risks of Airbus passing 60% market share.
Replies: 92
Views: 15882

Re: FT: Risks of Airbus passing 60% market share.

With new entrants of the C919, MC-21, and one could argue E2, there is plenty of competition. Airlines cut MAX orders during Covid19 lockdowns because they could. Bummer for Boeing, but a rational decision. Bummer the c-series needed to be thrown away to. The market will correct. Recall Douglas was ...

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by lightsaber
Wed Nov 03, 2021 2:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Heathrow: Luggage belt filled with frozen fish crates
Replies: 29
Views: 6702

Re: Heathrow: Luggage belt filled with frozen fish crates

Its all about the fish! :duck:

So I wonder if the refer truck that was supposed to get the fish received the luggage? :rotfl:

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by lightsaber
Wed Nov 03, 2021 1:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus blasted by leasing companies over plans to lift jet production
Replies: 208
Views: 26537

Re: Airbus blasted by leasing companies over plans to lift jet production

Not only the pandemic but also climate change and more conscious environmental thinking has led airlines and aircraft manufacturers to rethink. The leasing companies have to get used to the new, whether they like it or not. Whining will not cause an OEM to incur losses! The lease companies have cer...

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by lightsaber
Wed Nov 03, 2021 4:03 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 381
Views: 25635

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

It is sad we cannot produce a sterile vaccine against Covid19. Because of that, we will have to accept we will all get the virus multiple times. But we are not ready. It is my opinion the next wave will again overwhelm hospitals. To slow the spread we need more vaccinations and the younger child's v...

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by lightsaber
Wed Nov 03, 2021 3:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Maersk Orders Two Boeing 777 Freighters
Replies: 18
Views: 4632

Re: Maersk Orders Two Boeing 777 Freighters

airsmiles wrote:
leleko747 wrote:
My mind first imagined all-blue 777s

too bad they will have this quite-nice-but-quite-boring Star Air livery lol


I totally agree. The original Maersk all-over blue livery was very attractive.

I wanted to see the Emma Maersk with wings.

Lightsaber

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by lightsaber
Wed Nov 03, 2021 3:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A220 Sales Campaign Thread - 2021
Replies: 509
Views: 84927

Re: Airbus A220 Sales Campaign Thread - 2021

From Air Canada 3rd qarter report 2021 source : https://www.aircanada.com/content/dam/aircanada/portal/documents/PDF/en/quarterly-result/2021/2021_q3_release.pdf A tiny step but still. Thank you. We can agree tiny. I didn't expect to be right on this one in 2021, to be honest. I fully expect AC to ...

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by lightsaber
Tue Nov 02, 2021 9:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Maersk Orders Two Boeing 777 Freighters
Replies: 18
Views: 4632

Re: Maersk Orders Two Boeing 777 Freighters

Will they have large enough fuel tanks so they can circle LAX or LGB for 70 days like Maersk's other freighters? YOU WIN TODAY SIR!!! Agreed! LoL Ok, being serious, I see these are the current 777F from the OP links (GE powered). I wonder if Maersk might by the next generation freighters when avail...

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by lightsaber
Tue Nov 02, 2021 8:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A220 Sales Campaign Thread - 2021
Replies: 509
Views: 84927

Re: Airbus A220 Sales Campaign Thread - 2021

lightsaber wrote : I expect AC to exercise options once out of their current financial situation as well as ..... From Air Canada 3rd qarter report 2021 In the third quarter of 2021, Air Canada elected to proceed with the purchase of an additional two Airbus A220-300 aircraft for delivery in 2024. ...

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by lightsaber
Tue Nov 02, 2021 6:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021
Replies: 159
Views: 10113

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021

Meanwhile in Tokyo their case rate is still as low as 23 cases a day in the metropolitan area of 23 million, down from the peak of 6000. Japan's sudden plunge in cases is amazing and confusing. I suspect their excellent discipline in mask wearing in addition to the large number of fresh vaccines re...

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by lightsaber
Tue Nov 02, 2021 2:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus blasted by leasing companies over plans to lift jet production
Replies: 208
Views: 26537

Re: Airbus blasted by leasing companies over plans to lift jet production

I decided to look a little more at the production rates. Airbus was an excellent source: https://www.airbus.com/newsroom/press-releases/en/2021/01/airbus-updates-production-rates-in-response-to-market-environment.html The new average production rates for the A320 Family will now lead to a gradual in...

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by lightsaber
Tue Nov 02, 2021 12:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus blasted by leasing companies over plans to lift jet production
Replies: 208
Views: 26537

Re: Airbus blasted by leasing companies over plans to lift jet production

So the heads of a number of leasing companies have got together and are asking Airbus and engine manufacturers to collude with them in a scheme to reduce production from the level the manufacturer thinks the market can support in order to artificially increase (or at least support) prices for their...

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by lightsaber
Tue Nov 02, 2021 2:28 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 381
Views: 25635

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

In that case, why not wait for an updated version of it instead, like for the flu? Or better yet, a flu+Covid combined shot? That one is easy, all the vaccines have declining immunity. Any variant booster would be too late to matter. Israel's plummet in cases and more important hospitalizations sho...

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by lightsaber
Mon Nov 01, 2021 9:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus blasted by leasing companies over plans to lift jet production
Replies: 208
Views: 26537

Re: Airbus blasted by leasing companies over plans to lift jet production

Late add to my last post:, looking at the CMO from Boeing: https://www.boeing.com/commercial/market/commercial-market-outlook/ 14,370 narrowbodies over 10 years. That is 1437 per year that should be backloaded (more in the future, due to nature of exponential growth). For the 737NG and A320CEO Boei...

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by lightsaber
Mon Nov 01, 2021 8:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021
Replies: 159
Views: 10113

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021

I find it, interesting EU cases are higher than USA, but lower than UK: https://ourworldindata.org/explorers/coronavirus-data-explorer?zoomToSelection=true&time=2020-03-01..latest&facet=none&pickerSort=desc&pickerMetric=new_cases_smoothed_per_million&Metric=Confirmed+cases&I...

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by lightsaber
Mon Nov 01, 2021 8:18 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Where would De Havilland be today if the Comet didnt have issues?
Replies: 16
Views: 2750

Re: Where would De Havilland be today if the Comet didnt have issues?

I think had there been no issues it could have been interesting . With a head start sales could have allowed more cash to flow into dh for further development . Funds could have allowed investment in larger more efficient factories to fulfil large orders. Also t Dh next installment the trident woul...

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by lightsaber
Mon Nov 01, 2021 8:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing tipped to launch 777X freighter at Dubai Air Show
Replies: 416
Views: 70925

Re: Boeing tipped to launch 777X freighter at Dubai Air Show

Then even an A380 P2F program could have a chance . :scratchchin: Not a chance. If they ate busy making money hands over fist doing 777 or A330 conversions, they are not going to sink that profit into developing an A380 conversion program just for a few airframe. bt The expense of a low volume prog...

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by lightsaber
Mon Nov 01, 2021 4:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 381
Views: 25635

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

I found the answer on the syringe shortage, WHO and UNICEF require a certain style of syringe. The supply chain issue isn't helping: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/health/amp/health-science/article/2001427829/shortage-of-syringes-to-slow-down-covid-19-vaccination Then there's the dubious ethical po...

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by lightsaber
Mon Nov 01, 2021 2:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 381
Views: 25635

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

Data from Israel, comparing 1:1 (precisely, as a study few nations can perform) comparing fully vaccinated vs. boosted Boosted were: 93% less hospitalized 92% less severe 81% less likely to die https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/protected-pfizer-booster-study-says-130754791.html Unfortunately, we have ...

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by lightsaber
Mon Nov 01, 2021 2:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 381
Views: 25635

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

Belfast looking into vaccine centers as healthcare overwhelmed: https://m.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/walk-in-vaccination-centres-may-be-needed-to-speed-up-rollout-of-booster-jab-41005499.html He said: “This past weekend we have heard of a worsening crisis across various health trus...

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by lightsaber
Mon Nov 01, 2021 2:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 381
Views: 25635

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

Then there's the dubious ethical position of giving people a third shot when a good chunk of the World population hasn't even had their first one yet... If we want to limit mutation by limiting spread, we should seek to vaccinate everyone on the planet first. Whatever vaccine-resistant strain appea...

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by lightsaber
Mon Nov 01, 2021 11:33 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 381
Views: 25635

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

Good to see booster campaigns going. Novavax receives emergency authorization in Indonesia: https://markets.businessinsider.com/news/stocks/novavax-and-serum-institute-of-india-receive-emergency-use-authorization-for-covid-19-vaccine-in-indonesia-1030920783 Novavax recently also completed rolling su...

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by lightsaber
Mon Nov 01, 2021 3:58 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Why was Breeze founded instead of ordering more A220 for JetBlue?
Replies: 6
Views: 754

Re: Why was Breeze founded instead of ordering more A220 for JetBlue?

Because Neeleman isn't part of JetBlue anymore. ah I see. Neeleman was effectively kicked out of JetBlue. That said, their business models are very different. JetBlue: Extreamly high hourly utilization of narrowbodies, picked the A220 to compliment the A320 with much lower unit costs than the E190 ...

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by lightsaber
Mon Nov 01, 2021 3:47 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How many airports did you fly from around your place of residence?
Replies: 46
Views: 2006

Re: How many airports did you fly from around your place of residence?

If you want to count any airport which I flew out of after taking solely ground transportation from my current home in London - then 34 different airports. The list would be even longer if you include airports where I travelled out by train and flew home LHR LGW LCY STN LTN SEN LYX ESH SOU BOH EXT ...

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by lightsaber
Mon Nov 01, 2021 3:41 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Fokkers: What Have You Flown On?
Replies: 30
Views: 1323

Re: Fokkers: What Have You Flown On?

I've flown Beechcraft, Saabs, ATRs, Embraer, Bombardier, Boeing, Airbus, Lockheed, and McDonnell Douglas, but somehow never a Fokker.

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by lightsaber
Mon Nov 01, 2021 3:36 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Was the Boeing 737, the aircraft you have flown on, most often?
Replies: 44
Views: 3408

Re: Was the Boeing 737, the aircraft you have flown on, most often?

What is most common depends on which airline I am flying. 757s, CR2, and A320s was my most common. In the past ERJs (little ones, not E-jets). Now my most common are LAX-MCO (work, Orlando) or LAX-TPA (family) and that is usually a DL 739ER, rarely an A321. Next is a a 757 or 739ER to SLC to a CR2 t...

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by lightsaber
Mon Nov 01, 2021 3:29 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What's your opinion about Simpleflying.com?
Replies: 12
Views: 1370

Re: What's your opinion about Simpleflying.com?

They have persistent cookies. I will only open in incognito tab. But sometimes the only link on certain discussion. We have had a few threads about them in the past... https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1446601 https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=1451433 https://www.airliner...

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by lightsaber
Mon Nov 01, 2021 3:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread
Replies: 381
Views: 25635

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

In the above conversation, I am a huge fan of the swiss cheese model. Vaccines are only one part. For example, I go into work, but try to minimize as despite the mandates, we have a large unvaccinated workforce in part (in California,). I am also a proponent that vaccines slow the spread. This link ...

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by lightsaber
Mon Nov 01, 2021 2:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus blasted by leasing companies over plans to lift jet production
Replies: 208
Views: 26537

Re: Airbus blasted by leasing companies over plans to lift jet production

Late add to my last post:, looking at the CMO from Boeing: https://www.boeing.com/commercial/market/commercial-market-outlook/ 14,370 narrowbodies over 10 years. That is 1437 per year that should be backloaded (more in the future, due to nature of exponential growth). For the 737NG and A320CEO Boein...

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by lightsaber
Mon Nov 01, 2021 1:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus blasted by leasing companies over plans to lift jet production
Replies: 208
Views: 26537

Re: Airbus blasted by leasing companies over plans to lift jet production

This is a key point: any pain inflected on financiers (including lessors) flows to the airlines. Higher costs to airlines reduces incentive to buy new. It’s a weird dynamic in this industry… The money has to come from somewhere. Airlines are low profit users that have just suffered over a year of s...

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by lightsaber
Sun Oct 31, 2021 3:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus blasted by leasing companies over plans to lift jet production
Replies: 208
Views: 26537

Re: Airbus blasted by leasing companies over plans to lift jet production

Lessors purchase many more airplanes from airlines at delivery and lease them back. Over 50% of A320 family airplanes are bought by lessors at delivery. This is the risk. If leasors are hurting, they will have to increase the costs for sale/leaseback. e.g., make airlines put more money down. While ...

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by lightsaber
Sun Oct 31, 2021 2:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus blasted by leasing companies over plans to lift jet production
Replies: 208
Views: 26537

Re: Airbus blasted by leasing companies over plans to lift jet production

Lessors purchase many more airplanes from airlines at delivery and lease them back. Over 50% of A320 family airplanes are bought by lessors at delivery. This is the risk. If leasors are hurting, they will have to increase the costs for sale/leaseback. e.g., make airlines put more money down. While ...

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by lightsaber
Sat Oct 30, 2021 10:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021
Replies: 159
Views: 10113

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021

I find it, interesting EU cases are higher than USA, but lower than UK: https://ourworldindata.org/explorers/coronavirus-data-explorer?zoomToSelection=true&time=2020-03-01..latest&facet=none&pickerSort=desc&pickerMetric=new_cases_smoothed_per_million&Metric=Confirmed+cases&In...

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by lightsaber
Sat Oct 30, 2021 4:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus blasted by leasing companies over plans to lift jet production
Replies: 208
Views: 26537

Re: Airbus blasted by leasing companies over plans to lift jet production

This will help Airbus Hurt Boeing Really hurt CFM Hurt Pratt Hurt the leasing companies What if hurting the engine manufacturers was a feature, not a bug? IF Airbus benefits from the current situation of the NEO vs MAX AND the only way the situation changes is if there’s a new narrow body AND the o...

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by lightsaber
Sat Oct 30, 2021 4:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indian Aviation Thread - Q4 2021
Replies: 193
Views: 20805

Re: Indian Aviation Thread - Q4 2021

I like to quantify, https://www.telegraphindia.com/business/indigo-posts-seventh-straight-quarterly-loss/cid/1836368 The loss was 1,436 crore or $191.5 million USD or the price of 4 or 5 new NEO aircraft. A loss isn't great. But what was Air India's loss? I note tata chemicals made about that in pro...

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