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by LAXdude1023
Tue Jul 27, 2021 4:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021
Replies: 1315
Views: 294372

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021

I don't see how IAD can ever compete with ATL or CLT to Florida due to its high costs and not having as many gates. It has a lot of transcon and TATL demand from a top 5 domestic market. I think UA should add more flights to Caribbean from IAD. The number of year round destinations to Latin America...

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by LAXdude1023
Tue Jul 27, 2021 4:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021
Replies: 1315
Views: 294372

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021

It's a market UA has actively ignored for many years, and it's cost them business from passengers not in IAD, IAH, EWR, or ORD who want to fly nonstop or have an easy connection to vacation. Does UA have to be everything to everyone though? UA does just fine with out an SE hub or a massive Florida ...

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by LAXdude1023
Sun Jul 25, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021
Replies: 1315
Views: 294372

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021

United has long since determined that tags don’t work. You have to add an additional day of crew scheduling to do the tag. For example a two day becomes a three day or a three day becomes a four day (US-EZE day 1, rest, RT EZE-MVD, rest, EZE-US). Additionally, the fare to the second stop is often s...

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by LAXdude1023
Mon Jul 19, 2021 1:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021
Replies: 1315
Views: 294372

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021

Are the September schedules finalized?

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by LAXdude1023
Wed Jul 14, 2021 3:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Texas man charged in mid-flight sex assault on teenage girl
Replies: 18
Views: 4915

Re: Texas man charged in mid-flight sex assault on teenage girl

On a flight from AUS to BZN? Is that a G4 flight?

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by LAXdude1023
Sat Jul 10, 2021 2:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021
Replies: 56
Views: 6738

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q3 2021

Chile extends its border closures and domestic travel restrictions. https://aerolatinnews.com/destacado/chile-mantiene-sus-fronteras-cerradas-y-restricciones-de-viaje-dentro-del-pais Despite having more than 73% of the target population vaccinated they continue facing high case counts. Well yeah, t...

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by LAXdude1023
Fri Jul 09, 2021 10:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021
Replies: 1315
Views: 294372

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021

I'm not sure why UA would be more interested in SFO-FLL over SFO-MIA? Its yields are normally better to MIA. Mint really killed them on SFO-FLL. I’m pretty sure JayUnited has a better feel for the market dynamics than most of the rest of us. If Mint ‘killed’ them, then why are they still flying it?...

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by LAXdude1023
Wed Jul 07, 2021 7:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021
Replies: 1315
Views: 294372

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021

I could see DEN-NRT returning before IAH-NRT when restrictions ease. It may be a while for Asia to reopen to the U.S. so United may not need both routes as they serve similar connection markets. United can easily route connections to Denver when Japan does reopen in the future. United seems focused...

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by LAXdude1023
Tue Jul 06, 2021 8:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021
Replies: 1315
Views: 294372

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q3 2021

United suspended quite a large number of international routes for September and part of October: Denver - Tokyo Narita Honolulu - Tokyo Narita Houston - Rio de Janeiro Houston - Tokyo Narita Los Angeles - Melbourne Los Angeles - Tokyo Haneda Newark - Lima Newark - Shanghai Newark - Tokyo Haneda San...

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by LAXdude1023
Thu Jul 01, 2021 12:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

SFO may be tricky because tech is the one industry that is embracing remote working more favorably than any other. That may make full recovery harder there than other hubs.

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by LAXdude1023
Tue Jun 29, 2021 4:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 500
Views: 65034

Re: Allegiant air adding Minneapolis, Melbourne (Florida), new Austin routes

AUS-FSD? Wow. Houston doesnt even have a route there.

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by LAXdude1023
Mon Jun 28, 2021 5:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish adding Dallas and Denver
Replies: 122
Views: 18413

Re: Turkish adding Dallas and Denver

Yes den makes alot more sense to me then dfw. Dfw has lots of competition to the cities you will connect too and since it's star alliance the dfw origin has to feed the entire flight. Denver offers a huge amount of connection options each small but you combined alot of markets Turkish is arguably o...

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by LAXdude1023
Fri Jun 25, 2021 12:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

Hi, I have not read much about the CRJ550 lately. Has UA already refitted enough CRJ200’s for their needs, or are more of them coming? I hear nothing but good things about the 550, (I have yet to fly one!) but I am assuming that the new(ish) RJ has been a success? (They certainly look nice in pictu...

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by LAXdude1023
Thu Jun 24, 2021 2:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish adding Dallas and Denver
Replies: 122
Views: 18413

Re: Turkish adding Dallas and Denver

Yes, the real question is what took so long. With UA growing to 700 flights, it only makes sense. UA finally being combative at DEN once again to try to beat out F9 and WN, I guess. As someone who used to live there, I really don't see much demand going to IST. UA even hesitated with bringing back ...

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by LAXdude1023
Wed Jun 23, 2021 11:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish adding Dallas and Denver
Replies: 122
Views: 18413

Re: Turkish adding Dallas and Denver

Both of these routes make sense for TK. DFW: Look at all of the non-oneworld international airlines in DFW: KL, KE, EK, LH, AF. Clear indication of the large O&D traffic coming from the DFW area. DEN: Not as big as other hub cities in terms of trans-ocean traffic but it's still fairly sizable: ...

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by LAXdude1023
Wed Jun 23, 2021 6:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Turkish adding Dallas and Denver
Replies: 122
Views: 18413

Re: Turkish adding Dallas and Denver

DFW makes sense. DEN is surprising. DEN doesn’t have near the ethnic presence of people that would use this flight that Dallas does.

They really should consider Detroit. They would be perfect for that market.

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by LAXdude1023
Tue Jun 15, 2021 4:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Houston (IAH/HOU) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 153
Views: 25698

Re: Houston (IAH/HOU) Aviation Thread - 2021

Has Ethiopian Air declared their intentions on IAH service? I cant see it yet. I copied and pasted from Ethiopian Air website on Operation flights The Americas Number of Flight per Week Flight dates Buenos Aires (EZE, Argentina 1X MON Newark (EWR), United States 4X TUE,THU,FRI,SUN Sao Paulo (GRU), ...

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by LAXdude1023
Tue Jun 15, 2021 4:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Houston (IAH/HOU) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 153
Views: 25698

Re: Houston (IAH/HOU) Aviation Thread - 2021

AVENSAB727 wrote:
Looks like UA resumes IAH-AMS/NRT in September.


The September schedule isn’t set yet.

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by LAXdude1023
Tue Jun 15, 2021 3:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Houston (IAH/HOU) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 153
Views: 25698

Re: Houston (IAH/HOU) Aviation Thread - 2021

https://www.wibw.com/2021/06/09/salina- ... t-houston/


I do wish we could get more routes like that. Getting CID, MSN, GSO, CAE, and LEX back would be amazing.
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wxtech wrote:
Looks like IAH picked up Salina Kansas. Has Ethiopian Air declared their intentions on IAH service?

Link to Salina article.

https://www.wibw.com/2021/06/09/salina- ... t-houston/


I do wish we could get more routes like that. Getting CID, MSN, GSO, CAE, and LEX back would be amazing.

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by LAXdude1023
Tue Jun 08, 2021 4:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

My understanding is that part of the reason the 77As were being used on the routes they were was due to the issue of slots. One 77A can almost replace 2x 739 or 3x 738. So goin from 1x 77A to 1x738 and 1x 764 seems to defeat the purpose of them. While I think that making the 764 a 77A replacement i...

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by LAXdude1023
Thu Jun 03, 2021 8:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q2 2021
Replies: 82
Views: 10844

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q2 2021

Vaccinate and do it quickly or go through a massive outbreak. Worldwide, those are the only options.

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by LAXdude1023
Tue Jun 01, 2021 9:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

What are some P2P opportunities that are rumored on UA? United already jumped on some opportunities this past winter, and we are even flying some P2P routes this summer. If I remember correctly United is launching something like 20 or 22 P2P routes this summer. I apologize I don't remember the exac...

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by LAXdude1023
Fri May 28, 2021 2:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

Given that the 77W is obsolete. UA should use the 77W as a stopgap until the 779 enters production. Regardless, those are brand new green aircraft with a lot of useful life. The 77W replacement plan is the least of their concerns in the near term. Before they worry about the 77Ws, they have to stra...

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by LAXdude1023
Tue May 25, 2021 8:11 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Austin, TX, USA - Europe
Replies: 17
Views: 2789

Re: Austin, TX, USA - Europe

AUS underserved????

Seems to me that a metro area of 2 million and healthy tourism/tech demand, three European carriers is plenty.

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by LAXdude1023
Tue May 25, 2021 3:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

It's possible to do EWR-SDU if range stats are accurate. The longest range 752 UA flew with the only issue was headwinds was EWR-TXL, Berlin. That route is 800 miles shorter than EWR-SDU. The XLR has and 800NM longer range than the 752 and since there is little wind component to South America, it w...

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by LAXdude1023
Sun May 23, 2021 10:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

Between June 5th and August 1st, United is suspending its Houston IAH - Rio de Janeiro GIG route. Currently operated 5x w with 763ER; daily service from GRU to IAH will continue as scheduled. The GIG route is heavily patronized by the oil industry, hence the summer suspension as traffic drops and w...

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by LAXdude1023
Sun May 23, 2021 1:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

I thought IAHs pre Covid departure number was around 450? No from what I'm able to find internally here are the daily departure numbers from July 2019 ORD: 652 IAD: 545 DEN: 505 EWR:450 SFO: 332 IAD: 267 LAX: 160 So yes IAH will be a lot closer in July 2021 to their July 2019 numbers than ORD. UA s...

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by LAXdude1023
Sat May 22, 2021 11:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

Should we expect a big ramp up of the EWR schedule in October if current recovery trends continue and the construction is finished on time? I know you posted this question a few days ago and now I have an answer. First the bad news: According to an internal memo United will restricted our daily dep...

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by LAXdude1023
Fri May 21, 2021 6:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airline Booking Trends during COVID-19
Replies: 2262
Views: 305959

Re: US Airline Booking Trends during COVID-19

Mass rush of Americans to Cancun leaving destination at 'imminent risk' of lockdown In announcement, the governor of the Mexican state of Quintana Roo warned that the state had seen five straight weeks of increased COVID-19 rates following last month’s spring holidays. The dramatically rising case ...

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by LAXdude1023
Wed May 19, 2021 1:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

ATLgaUSA wrote:
cosyr wrote:
LAXdude1023 wrote:

This.

If UA starts IAD-MEM/BHM, it will be because the DC and NOVA markets demand it. That’s why IAD-HSV exists.

I thought IAD-HSV exists because of NASA/Military.


IAD-HSV exists because of NASA and other defense contractor traffic between NOVA and Redstone.


Right, but that’s my point.

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by LAXdude1023
Tue May 18, 2021 7:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

Looks like quite a few updates were made to the first half of the July domestic schedule.

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by LAXdude1023
Tue May 18, 2021 6:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

Speaking of IAD, IAD-PDX increases to 2x daily starting on June 3rd, which is way above 2019 pre-COVID capacity. Excellent news. I’ve always thought IAD was underutilized. I agree, I think the pandemic along with EWR’s runway construction has provided United with an opportunity to bring forward the...

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by LAXdude1023
Tue May 18, 2021 5:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

AC4500 wrote:
Speaking of IAD,

IAD-PDX increases to 2x daily starting on June 3rd, which is way above 2019 pre-COVID capacity.


Excellent news.

I’ve always thought IAD was underutilized.

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by LAXdude1023
Tue May 18, 2021 5:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

MEM and BHM both have DCA service. That's going to be the O&D preference. True, though the area around Dulles has experienced robust business development recently. IAD provides a great alternative to ATL for MEM-Europe and BHM-Europe. I don't think UA has any desire to capture BHM-Europe or it ...

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by LAXdude1023
Mon May 17, 2021 4:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

Going through the updates for IAD, some interesting things. PHX: its still only 1x daily but upgraded to 757-200 SFO: All three flights operated by widebody with 1x 763 and 2x 788 LAX: one flight now on 788 LGA: was all CRJ, now 2x E75 and 1x CRJ BDL: 2 of 3 flights on mainline JAX: all mainline Num...

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by LAXdude1023
Sun May 16, 2021 5:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

Cmac787 wrote:
UA has now added it 1000pm bank on the schedule at IAD


Cool. I’ll look at it and revise IADs numbers. We’re there any changes to other hubs?

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by LAXdude1023
Sat May 15, 2021 1:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

Based on all the flight improvements I put together, heres which hubs gained the most domestic flights between May and July. ORD: 110 IAH: 83 DEN: 75 SFO: 49 LAX: 37 EWR: 23 IAD: 9 July tweaks can still happen. This is just where it stands as of now. My understanding is they will add another bank t...

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by LAXdude1023
Sat May 15, 2021 12:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

Based on all the flight improvements I put together, heres which hubs gained the most domestic flights between May and July.

ORD: 110
IAH: 83
DEN: 75
SFO: 49
LAX: 37
EWR: 23
IAD: 9

July tweaks can still happen. This is just where it stands as of now.

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by LAXdude1023
Thu May 13, 2021 5:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

Heres my former home airport, LAX. LAX-West Coast/Hawaii/Alaska ACV: 1 no change EUG: 1 no change FAT: 2 to 3 HNL: 3 to 4 ITO: 1 no change KOA: 2 no change LIH: 1 to 2 MFR: 1 no change MRY: 0 to 2 OGG: 2 to 3 RDD: 1 no change RDM: 1 no change SAN: 1 to 2 SBA: 1 to 2 SCK: 0 to 2 SEA: 1 to 2 - one upg...

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by LAXdude1023
Thu May 13, 2021 2:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

maps4ltd wrote:
These numbers are for July right?


It’s increase (or decrease) in flights between May and July. I get that the July schedule may be subject to some changes, and I’ll monitor it.

I’ll count up increases per hub as well.

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by LAXdude1023
Thu May 13, 2021 2:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

Heres SFO: SFO-West Coast/Hawaii/Alaska ACV: 2 to 3 ANC: 0 to 1 BFL: 1 no change EUG: 2 to 4 FAT: 2 to 4 HNL: 3 to 5 KOA: 3 to 4 LAX: 4 to 5 LIH: 1 to 2 MFR: 2 to 3 OGG: 3 to 5 ONT: 3 no change OTH: 1 no change PDX: 3 to 5 PSP: 2 no change RDD: 1 to 3 RDM: 2 to 3 SBA: 2 no change SEA: 3 to 5 SMF: 4 ...

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by LAXdude1023
Thu May 13, 2021 1:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

Here is IAD. IAD-East Coast/Caribbean/Virginia ABE: 2 to 1 - decrease ALB: 2 no change AVP: 2 to 1 - decrease BDL: 2 no change - one upgrade to mainline BGR: 2 no change BTV: 2 no change BUF: 2 no change CHO: 2 no change EWR: 3 no change ITH: 0 to 2 LGA: 2 no change MDT: 2 no change MHT: 0 to 2 OGS:...

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by LAXdude1023
Thu May 13, 2021 12:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

Left out EWR-MYR. 3 to 4.
EWR-HHH 1 no change
ORD-MYR 1 no change
ORD-HHH 1 no change
ORD-CKB 1 no change
IAH-RAP 0 to 1

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by LAXdude1023
Wed May 12, 2021 11:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

I forgot EWR-PVD. 1 flight no change.

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by LAXdude1023
Wed May 12, 2021 9:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

Heres EWR. EWR-Northeast/Virginia/Caribbean ALB: 1 no change BGR: 0 to 2 BQN: 1 no change BTV: 1 no change BUF: 3 no change DCA: 2 no change EWR: 2 no change IAD: 3 no change ORF: 2 no change PQI: 1 no change PWM: 2 to 4 RIC: 2 no change ROC: 2 no change SJU: 4 no change STT: 2 no change EWR-Florida...

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by LAXdude1023
Wed May 12, 2021 2:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

Forgot to include SJU on ORD. It is 1 no change.

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by LAXdude1023
Wed May 12, 2021 2:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 1579
Views: 335921

Re: United Fleet, Network, and Discussion Thread - Q2 2021

Here's DEN. DEN-Mountain West ABQ: 2 to 3 - one upgrade to mainline ALS: 2 no change ASE: 4 to 8 BIL: 3 to 5 BOI: 4 to 5 BZN: 3 to 6 CEZ: 3 no change CNY: 2 no change COD: 2 to 4 COS: 6 to 7 CPR: 3 to 5 CYS: 0 to 2 DRO: 6 no change EGE: 2 to 3 ELP: 3 no change FCA: 3 to 5 FLG: 2 no change GEG: 2 no ...

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by LAXdude1023
Mon May 10, 2021 6:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlanta Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 94
Views: 11244

Re: Atlanta Aviation Thread - 2021

When is DL going to resume ATL-PVG? I guess not soon because of the China quarantine requirements. They do a PVG turn out of ICN which ATL/DTW-ICN can connect to I guess. I'm not sure if the 350 has the legs to operate ATL-PVG. If i remember correctly, the 350-900 has a range of 15,000km and ATL-PV...

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by LAXdude1023
Mon May 10, 2021 5:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why is LAX so dominant in the LA Region?
Replies: 127
Views: 16656

Re: Why is LAX so dominant in the LA Region?

LAX was my home airport for years. The honest answer is location. ONT isn’t close to anything businessmen or tourists would want to go to. There are a lot of people who live around ONT so there’s value from a residential perspective, but not from a business or tourist one. BUR and LGB are close to t...

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by LAXdude1023
Sat May 08, 2021 2:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Houston (IAH/HOU) Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 153
Views: 25698

Re: Houston (IAH/HOU) Aviation Thread - 2021

With the rumors of Avelo possibly utilizing a third airport in Houston, which options would be viable in your opinions? To be fair, the only place I've seen rumors of Avelo one day using alternate airports in Houston is on the Avelo thread and none of those rumors had any source or substantiation. ...

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