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by RJNUT
Fri Nov 08, 2019 11:04 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Who gets what share of a multi-leg ticket
Replies: 9
Views: 1673

Re: Who gets what share of a multi-leg ticket

Depends on the pro rate agreement between the airlines involved. Also JVs and revenue sharing matter here as ultimately money may end up back in the same pot to be divided up again as per the share calculation. Secondary cities, hubs etc. generally don’t matter. Mileage matters more, generally. Eit...

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by RJNUT
Thu Nov 07, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: First two Tecnam P2012's delivered to Cape Air (9K)
Replies: 119
Views: 25160

Re: Updated: First two Tecnam P2012's delivered to Cape Air (9K)

GeeBeeRacer wrote:
I noticed the P2012 Traveller is on the Cape Air schedule RUT-BOS starting Dec14th. The airliner code for the aircraft appears to be T12

I also saw the T12 code on AA.com used for the new UIN to ORD and STL service starting Jan 8th.

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by RJNUT
Tue Nov 05, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sun Country to announce 4 NEW destinations Nov.5
Replies: 108
Views: 18349

Re: Sun Country to announce 4 NEW destinations Nov.5

My brother, a 35 year resident of Madison STILL will not fly out of there. He is so locked into the Vangelder bus shuttle to O'Hare. He must secretly get some jolly going that route or still thinks Madison is served with rickety commuter planes!., Oh well, he's getting old.

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by RJNUT
Tue Nov 05, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sun Country to announce 4 NEW destinations Nov.5
Replies: 108
Views: 18349

Re: Sun Country to announce 4 NEW destinations Nov.5

DakotaFlyer wrote:
I am following the Sun Country Landline concept very closely.
It appears they hope to expand into Fargo, Brainerd, & Sioux Falls markets in the near future.

The buses on their website look like the ultimate in luxury with an attendant on board

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by RJNUT
Sun Nov 03, 2019 4:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Silver airways new HQ
Replies: 5
Views: 2589

Re: Silver airways new HQ

I keep waiting for some exciting route news but it just doesn't seem to be coming. Someone mentioned in some thread about them being a Ponzi scheme..

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by RJNUT
Sun Nov 03, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 11/3/2019:AA Exits MIA-CMW/HOG/SCU/SNU/VRA,JFK-SEA;B6 Exits FLL-CMW/HOG/SNU;NK and WN Extension
Replies: 46
Views: 10158

Re: OAG Changes 11/3/2019:AA Exits MIA-CMW/HOG/SCU/SNU/VRA,JFK-SEA;B6 Exits FLL-CMW/HOG/SNU;NK and WN Extension

Dominion301 wrote:
I wonder who won the RUT EAS contract? 9K have had that for what 15 years?


that's the market the are going to introduce the Tecnam Traveler on. Must be a mis-file. Maybe don't have proper coding yet for that A/C type?

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by RJNUT
Sun Nov 03, 2019 1:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mississippi Aviation thread 2019
Replies: 13
Views: 1685

Re: Mississippi Aviation thread 2019

oh and another MS note, the American /Contour Airlines interline agreement just went live this morning and one can now book TUP to AA network booking via Expedia, Cheapoair, etc. Its not showing on AA.com yet. But this helps TUP back into the global network of air travel

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by RJNUT
Sun Nov 03, 2019 1:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mississippi Aviation thread 2019
Replies: 13
Views: 1685

Re: Mississippi Aviation thread 2019

I helped open the GLH station summer of 1985 for Republic Express ,taking over the market from Republic. Quite an interesting summer. They went from DC9-10 series to Jetstream 31's overnight!

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by RJNUT
Fri Nov 01, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PIT Update Discussion Thread - 2019
Replies: 1729
Views: 314727

Re: PIT Update Discussion Thread - 2019

I'm worried we'll never see a legacy on PIT-LAX if NK is ramping up to double daily. Seriously, why does our longest domestic flight have to be on Spirit of all airlines. I used to complain about WN having the LAX flight instead of legacies, and WN is a dream compared to NK. I one time flew CLE-LAS...

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by RJNUT
Fri Nov 01, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN ending LGA-MKE
Replies: 55
Views: 8128

Re: WN ending LGA-MKE

WN slowly retreating back to their mega "non-hubs", just like the legacies

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by RJNUT
Tue Oct 29, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: St. Louis Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 1494
Views: 227582

Re: St. Louis Aviation Thread - 2019

^part of me is still surprised there wasn't more pushback at CGI because Air Choice One was so much cheaper. Sounds like being a single engine plane is what hurt them. Curious if Cape Air had bid if it would have been different. I still am really curious to see what they do with Decatur since Cape ...

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by RJNUT
Sun Oct 27, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 10/27/2019:AA Summer COS-PHX;DL Drops JFK-AGP/PDL;G4;Y4;UA Cuts CVG-SFO, Adds GEG-IAH,IAD-HHH,ORD-PSC/SBA
Replies: 44
Views: 12057

Re: OAG Changes 10/27/2019:AA Summer COS-PHX;DL Drops JFK-AGP/PDL;G4;Y4;UA Cuts CVG-SFO, Adds GEG-IAH,IAD-HHH,ORD-PSC/SB

United starts ORD-SBA but it is red-eye from SBA-ORD arrive ORD 5AM. Nobody really wants to fly 11PM to 5AM to ORD. I bet will not make a good load. They should SBA-ORD in the morning 6 or 7AM to ORD. It doesn't make sense. Q The redeye's from the west coast are packed in the summer and they all fo...

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by RJNUT
Tue Oct 22, 2019 4:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA announces new seasonal flights to HHH
Replies: 18
Views: 7135

Re: AA announces new seasonal flights to HHH

They are expanding out of HHH to most of their hubs on the East: DCA, PHL, CLT, ORD and DFW. But how about MIA? Will there ever be a nonstop MIA-HHH? Probably not mainline but at least Eagle. Eventually B6 will try to sneak in with nonstop service from JFK, BOS and FLL. I thought the only jet equip...

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by RJNUT
Tue Oct 22, 2019 1:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PenAir Saab 2000 Overruns Runway In Unalaska
Replies: 65
Views: 18920

Re: PenAir Saab 2000 Overruns Runway In Unalaska

32andBelow wrote:
No sure what Alaska airlines is planning here. They aren’t letting the flights operate. Is there a plan? Tens of thousands of safe operations and they are just canceling indefinitely?

Dig up an old Dash 7 ?

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by RJNUT
Tue Oct 22, 2019 12:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thai Airways 777 Uncontained Engine Failure
Replies: 16
Views: 7102

Re: Thai Airways 777 Uncontained Engine Failure

funny to see them reference the "left hand" powerplant

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by RJNUT
Thu Oct 17, 2019 2:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: History behind idiosyncratic IATA airline shortcodes
Replies: 171
Views: 30181

Re: History behind idiosyncratic IATA airline shortcodes

going out on a limb here with AZ deriving from its original name in 1947:

Aerolinee Italiane Internazionali

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by RJNUT
Sun Oct 13, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 10/13/2019:AS Exits SJC-TUS;AA Jan Cuts;F9 Extension
Replies: 75
Views: 16577

Re: OAG Changes 10/13/2019:AS Exits SJC-TUS;AA Jan Cuts;F9 Extension

Nice to see additional frequency DEN-TEX on KG for peak season. Must have a freed up DO328 due to RIW/SHR drops in January.

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by RJNUT
Sun Oct 13, 2019 2:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 10/13/2019:AS Exits SJC-TUS;AA Jan Cuts;F9 Extension
Replies: 75
Views: 16577

Re: OAG Changes 10/13/2019:AS Exits SJC-TUS;AA Jan Cuts;F9 Extension

What is this? AN AUS-TSM DEC 0>0.2[0] JAN 0>0.5[0] FEB 0>0.4[0] MAR 0>0.4[0] AN DAL-TSM DEC 0>0.2[0] JAN 0>0.5[0] FEB 0>0.4[0] MAR 0>0.4[0] AN HHR-SQL NOV 0>0.4[1.6] AN OAK-SBA NOV 0>0.2[1.6] Taos Air is dropping Ultimate Jet Charter for their sub-service and going with Advanced Air Charters I guess...

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by RJNUT
Sun Oct 13, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Woman in love with 737-800
Replies: 38
Views: 8279

Re: Woman in love with 737-800

I could probably "date' the Dash 8-400 or the FRJ Dornier 328 JET

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by RJNUT
Wed Oct 09, 2019 3:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Schedules 321s into JAC
Replies: 27
Views: 5700

Re: DL Schedules 321s into JAC

Thanks for looking. Is MSP-JAC really done after January 5th? That would be a major loss. It was 2x daily at times this summer. JAC is a very seasonal market so MSP-JAC will resume in the summer. It takes a hiatus for the late winter & Spring. A January 5th end would be a very short winter run....

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by RJNUT
Fri Oct 04, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa loses No-Show lawsuit
Replies: 85
Views: 18372

Re: Lufthansa loses No-Show lawsuit

if I were him I would have at least cancelled my return reservation

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by RJNUT
Sun Sep 29, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 9/29/2019: DL Adds BOS-FCO;WN Adds OGG-SMF, ATL-MEM, DSM-DEN if MAX Comes Back
Replies: 37
Views: 10884

Re: OAG Changes 9/29/2019: DL Adds BOS-FCO;WN Adds OGG-SMF, ATL-MEM, DSM-DEN if MAX Comes Back

What is this? CST HTO-NYS NOV 0>0.9[0] DEC 0>0.8[0] JAN 0>0.9[0] FEB 0>0.8[0] MAR 0>0.8[0] APR 0>0.9[0] MAY 0>0.9[0] JUN 0>0.8[0] CST NYS-PVC NOV 0>0.7[0] DEC 0>0.6[0] JAN 0>0.7[0] FEB 0>0.7[0] MAR 0>0.6[0] APR 0>0.6[0] MAY 0>0.7[0] JUN 0>0.6[0] could it be some sort of seaplane operation to the Ham...

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by RJNUT
Fri Sep 27, 2019 1:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kansas City Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 120
Views: 16905

Re: Kansas City Aviation Thread - 2019

I thought MCI had PNS service , not ECP.

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by RJNUT
Thu Sep 26, 2019 1:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What’s next for Silver Airways? - discussion thread
Replies: 176
Views: 29594

Re: What’s next for Silver Airways? - discussion thread

evidently Ultimate is downgrading from Dornier 328 Jet to Beech 1900 for off season out of MBL. The transition obviously has not gone smoothly. Actually, the EAS contractor is Public Charters. It had subcontracted the flying to Contour, but when the Jetstreams were retired, Ultimate Jet was used in...

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by RJNUT
Thu Sep 26, 2019 12:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What’s next for Silver Airways? - discussion thread
Replies: 176
Views: 29594

Re: What’s next for Silver Airways? - discussion thread

evidently Ultimate is downgrading from Dornier 328 Jet to Beech 1900 for off season out of MBL. The transition obviously has not gone smoothly.

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by RJNUT
Mon Sep 23, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Southern Airways Express routes
Replies: 1
Views: 742

Re: Southern Airways Express routes

I believe almost everything EXCEPT Florida routes and BNA-MEM

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by RJNUT
Sat Sep 14, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kenyan lawmaker wants to ban flatulence on airplanes
Replies: 57
Views: 10706

Re: Kenyan lawmaker wants to ban flatulence on airplanes

altitude changes force the air out of the body cavity

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by RJNUT
Fri Sep 13, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Yes/No Poll: Do You Like American Airlines?
Replies: 51
Views: 4286

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

Just moved to Palm Springs and prefer DL but AA is the big guy in town so I am warming up to them. I did enjoy my Dreamliner 1st class upgrade DFW-ORD this summer!

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by RJNUT
Fri Sep 13, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Market Surpression within Markets
Replies: 79
Views: 7884

Re: Market Surpression within Markets

DL more than likely now routes everyone to SRQ thru ATL and the local market has been possibly diluted by G4 with the likes of FNT-SRQ and GRR-SRQ . Also Detroiters may bleed over to cheaper flights to TPA or even MCO in order to get to SRQ

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by RJNUT
Thu Sep 12, 2019 3:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit (NK) in class action lawsuit over carry-on fees via third party tix
Replies: 4
Views: 1111

Re: Spirit (NK) in class action lawsuit over carry-on fees via third party tix

its not even so much the 3rd party suppliers as it is the GDSs' limitations on ancillary sales disclosures. This is bigger than just NK's "gotcha" carry-on fee but rather the inability on 3rd party sites for carriers to properly market their "unbundled" services. I do believe pro...

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by RJNUT
Tue Sep 10, 2019 1:06 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: POLL: Irritating Airline Website Issues
Replies: 3
Views: 1016

Re: POLL: Irritating Airline Website Issues

in regards to " no flights to show for this date" I ran into that on UA's website in/out CMX.A quick search on Orbitz offered a UA to UA inbound to CMX and then a UA to AA outbound interline connection! WN still seems to be the best airline website and that isn't saying much.

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by RJNUT
Sun Sep 08, 2019 10:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Airlines Flight 2309
Replies: 27
Views: 6030

Re: Delta Airlines Flight 2309

coming up too fast on the plane ahead?

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by RJNUT
Fri Sep 06, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The WestJet Thread - 2020
Replies: 947
Views: 167458

Re: The WestJet Thread

https://www.otc-cta.gc.ca/eng/ruling/a-2019-164

Curious to see what markets they open.

Could that be possibly for GEG-YYC or BOI-YYC,etc. type markets?
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hollywoodcory wrote:
Pacific Coastal got approval to operate flights to the US for WS Link
https://www.otc-cta.gc.ca/eng/ruling/a-2019-164

Curious to see what markets they open.

Could that be possibly for GEG-YYC or BOI-YYC,etc. type markets?

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by RJNUT
Wed Aug 28, 2019 2:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Midwest Express Route Announcements-August 28th
Replies: 261
Views: 51428

Re: Midwest Express Route Announcements-August 28th

I think going east to CLE, CMH , PIT,etc. can work as the drives are severely hampered by the Lake and Chicagoland!

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by RJNUT
Tue Aug 27, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Michigan Thread - 2019
Replies: 167
Views: 19786

Re: The Rest of Michigan Thread - 2019

I was up north this past weekend, and noticed that DL is flying the 717 on all the weekend-only Fri/Sat/Sun LGA-TVC flights. I can't remember if it was 717 in summers past, as I thought it has typically been CR9s in years prior. I flew DL LGA-TVC on a Friday in August 2018. It was a CR9. Looked com...

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by RJNUT
Tue Aug 20, 2019 1:59 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Questions about Code Sharing?
Replies: 10
Views: 1470

Re: Questions about Code Sharing?

Well... using the example above - BA 572 LHR to MXP is carries the AA codeshare AA6583. If you go to AA.com and search for a flight LHR to MXP using carrier AA, nothing comes up - the standalone AA code flight is not bookable: https://checkout.na0.netsuite.com/core/media/media.nl?id=1488&c=TSTD...

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by RJNUT
Mon Aug 19, 2019 12:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAD Airport finally bounces back
Replies: 114
Views: 20282

Re: IAD Airport finally bounces back

In the 70's, my Mom and I flew out to DC every December to do some Secret Santa shopping with our relatives in Virginia and always flew Ozark PIA-CMI-IAD and return. The place was gorgeous but a real ghost town. Ozark, Piedmont and Southern used to pull right up to the area in front of the control ...

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by RJNUT
Tue Aug 13, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Michigan Thread - 2019
Replies: 167
Views: 19786

Re: The Rest of Michigan Thread - 2019

The initial service announcement for TVC on G4 was three cities in Florida, but I go to G4 website and am now also able to book TVC-AZA starting NOV 20th!

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by RJNUT
Sat Jul 27, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago spent billions and possible broken promises on O'Hare Airport's expansion plan?
Replies: 22
Views: 6067

Re: Chicago spent billions and possible broken promises on O'Hare Airport's expansion plan?

regardless, the article mentions that the delay reduction cant be critiqued until the final runway configuration is complete., The fact that UA and AA sued the city saying this reconfiguration wasn't necessary speaks volumes about those two companies. The two finally relented when more govt funding ...

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by RJNUT
Tue Jul 23, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The future of the Essential Air Service
Replies: 53
Views: 7966

Re: The future of the Essential Air Service

programs like this I like to refer to" nation building" ,not corporate welfare.

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by RJNUT
Tue Jul 23, 2019 1:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 7/21/2019: AA Reduces MYR;WC Adds DAL;MAX Cuts
Replies: 69
Views: 10470

Re: OAG Changes 7/21/2019: AA Reduces MYR;WC Adds DAL;MAX Cuts

I believe Wildcat Touring is trying to get into the online travel distribution channels, They have just signed up with Hahn Air as a distribution and plating source thru the GDS in addition to the OAG filing and code adoption.

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by RJNUT
Fri Jul 19, 2019 3:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Michigan Thread - 2019
Replies: 167
Views: 19786

Re: The Rest of Michigan Thread - 2019

July 13th I departed AA to DFW . At next gate 7Q was arriving/departing SRQ. Anecdotally, I believe I head counted a full load arriving and 40 out of 50 departing. I was very surprised and encouraged. Also avoid Saturday's in TVC during summer. Not enough gates. DL looked to be having an operational...

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by RJNUT
Thu Jul 18, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: ATL Connecting Time Int'l to Domestic
Replies: 14
Views: 1678

Re: ATL Connecting Time Int'l to Domestic

Are you checking bags? If you are and the KE agents can’t or won’t stitch the PNRs, that will complicate things significantly. I'm debating... Usually I just fly with a Tumi carryon, but on the other hand I plan to do a lot of shopping and bring some stuff back, so probably need a big luggage. Chec...

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by RJNUT
Thu Jul 18, 2019 3:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: “Dear American Airlines, I Hate You With My Whole Heart.” writes disgruntled traveler
Replies: 179
Views: 26877

Re: “Dear American Airlines, I Hate You With My Whole Heart.” writes disgruntled traveler

This dude is a complete idiot and I have no sympathy for him. Been a corporate travel agent for close to 30 years now, and clowns like this are the main reason I can't wait to retire. We've had customers call us seeking help for problems with personal tickets they've purchased on Spirit or another ...

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by RJNUT
Wed Jul 17, 2019 5:09 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: QUESTION: How can you get your B6 confimation code if you don't have the email with it listed on it?
Replies: 5
Views: 1031

Re: QUESTION: How can you get your B6 confimation code if you don't have the email with it listed on it?

this happened to me last week with AA. I called and they re-sent the email. From now on I will always jot down the confo. # before it disappears from the screen upon booking completion.

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by RJNUT
Mon Jul 15, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PIT Update Discussion Thread - 2019
Replies: 1729
Views: 314727

Re: PIT Update Discussion Thread - 2019

Southern Airways is working on an interline agreement with AS: http://www.bradfordera.com/news/local/bradford-airport-project-for-industrial-park-road-begins/article_88b26f73-d8bd-5e50-932a-5b4c285e1469.html That's cool. I know they have one with AA, didn't they set up one with DE as well? Yes they...

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by RJNUT
Sat Jul 06, 2019 10:46 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Massive price discrepancy between US and DL- why?
Replies: 7
Views: 1268

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

The dates selected are likely the MOST sought after dates of the entire holiday season. Discounted fares will be offered at a minimum The $5,000 fare tells me something along the way is nearly sold out.

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by RJNUT
Fri Jul 05, 2019 10:57 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airline question, Am I protected if I book 2 separate tickets on different airlines via a city!?
Replies: 13
Views: 1320

Re: Airline question, Am I protected if I book 2 separate tickets on different airlines via a city!?

If you have luggage, it will also be checked to the final destination, with one PNR. Not necessarily. The outbound wouldn't be an issue, but with the return flight, you'd have to clear US customs at the first port of entry, so you'd have to claim your bag, then re-check it. True but should still be...

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by RJNUT
Fri Jul 05, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airline question, Am I protected if I book 2 separate tickets on different airlines via a city!?
Replies: 13
Views: 1320

Re: Airline question, Am I protected if I book 2 separate tickets on different airlines via a city!?

I have seen on many websites including Google flights, separate ticket issuance is spelled out explicitly before purchase. The B6/HU should be one ticket

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