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by dcajet
Thu Apr 28, 2022 5:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Argentina OKs flights to Colombia from Buenos Aires downtown airport, AEP
Replies: 34
Views: 4260

Re: Argentina OKs flights to Colombia from Buenos Aires downtown airport, AEP

AR will launch daily AEP - BOG effective 04JUL22

AR1360 EZE 16:45 BOG 21:30 D 73G
AR1361 BOG 22:45 EZE 07:15+1 D 73G

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by dcajet
Thu Apr 28, 2022 4:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Argentina OKs flights to Colombia from Buenos Aires downtown airport, AEP
Replies: 34
Views: 4260

Argentina OKs flights to Colombia from Buenos Aires downtown airport, AEP

Following a request made by Aerolineas Argentinas, the ANAC has added Colombia to the list of approved international destinations from Buenos Aires Aeroparque. As it is the case with the other international destinations, airlines can only sell P2P tickets between the two countries, no connections al...

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by dcajet
Tue Apr 26, 2022 8:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Three new Aerolineas Argentinas seasonal routes from Sao Paulo/GRU
Replies: 21
Views: 3571

Re: Three new Aerolineas Argentinas seasonal routes from Sao Paulo/GRU

Agreed it is closer to 6. This distance is very similar to a US transcon flight like JFK-SFO. Out of curiosity did LA ever fly USH-GRU/SCL nonstop? I think they flew USC-SCL once upon a time... Only flew cruise charters Non-Stop between SCL-USH, never a regular flight, also they flew SCL-PUQ-USH se...

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by dcajet
Tue Apr 26, 2022 7:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Three new Aerolineas Argentinas seasonal routes from Sao Paulo/GRU
Replies: 21
Views: 3571

Re: Three new Aerolineas Argentinas seasonal routes from Sao Paulo/GRU

USH-GRU is listed at 2414 miles. I wouldn't think it would take much more than 5 hours to fly. LATAM's GRU-MPN is blocked at 5 hours. USH is further southwest, so I'd say closer to 6, depending on the direction (southbound should take longer taking into account the headwinds). Agreed it is closer t...

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by dcajet
Tue Apr 26, 2022 1:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Three new Aerolineas Argentinas seasonal routes from Sao Paulo/GRU
Replies: 21
Views: 3571

Re: Three new Aerolineas Argentinas seasonal routes from Sao Paulo/GRU

HALFA wrote:

USH-GRU is listed at 2414 miles. I wouldn't think it would take much more than 5 hours to fly.


LATAM's GRU-MPN is blocked at 5 hours. USH is further southwest, so I'd say closer to 6, depending on the direction (southbound should take longer taking into account the headwinds).

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by dcajet
Tue Apr 26, 2022 1:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Three new Aerolineas Argentinas seasonal routes from Sao Paulo/GRU
Replies: 21
Views: 3571

Re: Three new Aerolineas Argentinas seasonal routes from Sao Paulo/GRU

Do the passengers have to pass by Migraciones and customs at EZE/COR? - If not, then I guess you can't book just the domestic sector on these flights? So, why not fly nonstop in that case? - If yes, then what's the difference to just a flight to EZE/COR and boarding another, domestic, flight? I'm n...

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by dcajet
Mon Apr 25, 2022 6:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Three new Aerolineas Argentinas seasonal routes from Sao Paulo/GRU
Replies: 21
Views: 3571

Three new Aerolineas Argentinas seasonal routes from Sao Paulo/GRU

During the peak winter season months of July and August, AR will operate flights to three winter resorts in Argentina from GRU, all 3 are new destinations from Brazil Ushuaia USH Operates 2x week, with the 738, thru plane service with a stop at EZE https://www.aviacionline.com/2022/04/from-sao-paulo...

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by dcajet
Mon Apr 25, 2022 6:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 760
Views: 149684

Re: Delta Network Thread - 2022

Delta will move forward the introduction of the A350 on the ATL- SCL route, originally planned for 01JUL22. New date is 07JUN22, initially 3x week, going to dally on 01JUL. This is Delta's first deployment of the A350 to deep South America. Until 01JUL, the remainder of the frequencies will be opera...

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by dcajet
Mon Apr 25, 2022 5:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Viva Air will fly from EZE to both BOG and MDE
Replies: 14
Views: 2136

Re: Viva Air will fly from EZE to both BOG and MDE

Does anyone know how full they will fly these long routes? They have ~188 seats on their aircraft and BOG and MDE are at high altitude. Im assuming at most 80% sold load factor ex BOG I'm sure the A320neo will have no issue going out with 188 PAX from Bogotá. Remember that they carry practically no...

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by dcajet
Fri Apr 22, 2022 6:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas A330-200s - BNE - LAX - Lack of Crew Rest Areas
Replies: 47
Views: 9798

Re: Qantas A330-200s - BNE - LAX - Lack of Crew Rest Areas

Why are the A332s being put on this route instead of a 789? How does the A332 have the range? 1, Because the 330-200 is a perfectly capable aircraft for this route. They are in the fleet, and most likely paid for. 2. It just seems QF has been cheap and hasn't installed a proper crew rest area/compa...

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by dcajet
Fri Apr 22, 2022 4:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qantas A330-200s - BNE - LAX - Lack of Crew Rest Areas
Replies: 47
Views: 9798

Re: Qantas A330-200s - BNE - LAX - Lack of Crew Rest Areas

Why are the A332s being put on this route instead of a 789? How does the A332 have the range? 1, Because the 330-200 is a perfectly capable aircraft for this route. They are in the fleet, and most likely paid for. 2. It just seems QF has been cheap and hasn't installed a proper crew rest area/compa...

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by dcajet
Sun Apr 17, 2022 4:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways News and Discussion Thread - 2022
Replies: 470
Views: 105738

Re: British Airways News and Discussion Thread - 2022

BA to SLC and ONT make sense as the next logical moves. I doubt ONT has demand for a nonstop service to LHR that isn't already covered by LAX. The reason China Airlines has made it work somewhat on their services to China/Taiwan out of ONT is a huge Asian population in Eastern LA Co and parts of Or...

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by dcajet
Thu Apr 14, 2022 4:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada News And Discussion Thread - 2022
Replies: 521
Views: 112247

Re: Air Canada News And Discussion Thread - 2022

https://www.sirchandler.com.ar/2022/04/ ... in-de-ano/
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Effective Q4 2022, (no more precise dates were given) AC is upgauging EZE to the 77W and will go from 4x w to daily flights on the YYZ-EZE route, with a stopover at GRU.

https://www.sirchandler.com.ar/2022/04/ ... in-de-ano/

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by dcajet
Sat Apr 09, 2022 10:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 1072
Views: 268698

Re: United Airlines Network Thread - 2022

United Airlines scraps Berlin, Prague routes - Live and Let's Fly I've always wondered why they do not relaunch HAM or DUS instead of adding a second flight to a Destination like BER that clearly cannot deliver enough demand for a second flight (yet) -- even "that one" flight (EWR) has be...

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by dcajet
Thu Apr 07, 2022 10:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Viva Air will fly from EZE to both BOG and MDE
Replies: 14
Views: 2136

Re: Viva Air will fly from EZE to both BOG and MDE

On a related note, effective 10MAY22 Avianca is upgauging its 2 daily BOG-EZE rotations from the A319ceo/A320neo to B788/A332. Huge capacity increase just in time to welcome Viva. Barring any competitive response changes, AR continues to operate on the route, 5x w, with 73G.

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by dcajet
Thu Apr 07, 2022 10:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Viva Air will fly from EZE to both BOG and MDE
Replies: 14
Views: 2136

Re: Viva Air will fly from EZE to both BOG and MDE

This is interesting and good news. What surprises me, though, is that they don't have an astonishingly low fare on offer, like their parent/sister company in Europe (Ryanair) usually does. I mean, to put 2 seats per flight on sale for, say, 19 USD, and be able to put that on ads like this one... It...

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by dcajet
Thu Apr 07, 2022 7:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Viva Air will fly from EZE to both BOG and MDE
Replies: 14
Views: 2136

Viva Air will fly from EZE to both BOG and MDE

Following approval by Argentina's ANAC, Viva Air Colombia will launch services between Buenos Aires EZE and both Bogota BOG and Medellin MDE, effective 15JUN22, 4x w each, with the A320neo. Bogota VH329 BOG 18:25 EZE 03:06+1 3467 32N VH468 EZE 06:32 BOG 11:21 1457 32N Medellin VH299 MDE 20:15 EZE 05...

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by dcajet
Wed Apr 06, 2022 11:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates Fleet and Network Discussions thread - 2022
Replies: 216
Views: 44361

Re: Emirates Fleet and Network Discussions thread - 2022

Rio De Janeiro and Buenos Aires flights will resume starting from 02NOV22 https://gulfnews.com/business/aviation/emirates-to-restart-flights-ramp-up-operations-as-restrictions-ease-worldwide-1.87003086 Initially 4x w and daily from 01FEB23, with 77W equipment EK247 DXB 08:05 GIG 15:25-17:10 EZE 20:...

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by dcajet
Tue Apr 05, 2022 2:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 760
Views: 149684

Re: Delta Network Thread - 2022

During the months of April & May, Delta has reduced frequency and downgauged equipment on DL101/110 ATL-EZE-ATL. It will be operated 5x week instead of daily, with 763ER instead of the 764. It looks like daily service will be resumed in June. That's surprising. They have been doing pretty good ...

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by dcajet
Mon Apr 04, 2022 12:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada News And Discussion Thread - 2022
Replies: 521
Views: 112247

Re: Air Canada News And Discussion Thread - 2022

Effective 01APR22, AC increases EZE to 4x week, via GRU. Flight is now operated from YYZ; connections to YUL are still available nonstop from GRU 3x w. Operates with 787-9.

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by dcajet
Mon Apr 04, 2022 12:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 760
Views: 149684

Re: Delta Network Thread - 2022

During the months of April & May, Delta has reduced frequency and downgauged equipment on DL101/110 ATL-EZE-ATL. It will be operated 5x week instead of daily, with 763ER instead of the 764. It looks like daily service will be resumed in June.

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by dcajet
Tue Mar 29, 2022 11:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LATAM A320 Emergency Landing at MDE Airport
Replies: 14
Views: 3765

Re: Emergency Landing at MDE Airport

Judging from this photo, it does look a bit like the B6 incident at LAX. The RAM turbine is also deployed.

Image

Photo credit: AeroCivil Colombia

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by dcajet
Thu Mar 17, 2022 1:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 1104
Views: 193932

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022

Whoever has to travel to/from Buenos Aires will use whatever airport there is and currently that is EZE. These "predictions" that if a flight to Miami goes to the AEP this new market will be created is difficult to believe, EZE handles the same market even 30 miles from town. Can the AEP ...

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by dcajet
Thu Mar 17, 2022 12:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 1104
Views: 193932

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022

You could charge a premium for the convenience of AEP; alot of people would pay it. AA would also attract new customers because of the convenience of AEP. AEP would not necessarily cannibalize their EZE ops. Whoever has to travel to/from Buenos Aires will use whatever airport there is and currently...

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by dcajet
Tue Mar 15, 2022 12:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 1104
Views: 193932

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022

I also don't see why you would need an A321 to AEP when you'd be getting the same business traveler on your 777 at EZE. Not sure whether you've flown into AEP, but for business travelers, it's vastly superior to EZE. AEP is essentially in downtown B.A., while EZE is a long ride out of town. Were AA...

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by dcajet
Mon Mar 14, 2022 10:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 1104
Views: 193932

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022

Yes. Definitely see COR/MDZ/AEP/PDP. Maybe PUQ/USH would push it though (and don’t know how much demand they get from the US). Also not sure if MIA-AEP would be allowed. With the work done to AEP's runway last year, it is technically possible, as well as the A332 there. There are still some lingeri...

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by dcajet
Mon Mar 14, 2022 8:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 1104
Views: 193932

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022

Would an A321XLR be capable of taking off from CLT for Europe? The shortest route would probably be CLT-DUB at about 3200nm. Is it able to get off a 10,000ft runway when fully loaded on a flight of that length with a full load? It would probably be departing mid-afternoon in the summer and temps ca...

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by dcajet
Mon Mar 14, 2022 7:53 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: PIA to SFO
Replies: 12
Views: 3182

Re: PIA to SFO

Hi folks, Question. Today I notice that PIA (Pakistan International Airlines) flight 5079 will be coming to SFO however, so is Turkish flight 79. It looks like this will happen again tomorrow. Am I to assume that PK5079 and TK79 is the same flight number despite showing two different ETA's to SFO??...

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by dcajet
Mon Mar 14, 2022 7:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 760
Views: 149684

Re: Delta Network Thread - 2022

Eff 01JUL22 Delta will deploy the A359 on the daily ATL-SCL run. These will be the LATAM-configured A359, and do not feature the Delta One Suites. Replaces the A333 on the SCL route, which becomes the first A359 route for Delta in South America. https://www.aviacionline.com/2022/03/delta-programa-su...

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by dcajet
Sun Mar 13, 2022 10:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Russian Aircraft Lease Return/Repo Thread
Replies: 169
Views: 46969

Re: Russian Aircraft Lease Return/Repo Thread

Interestingly the Bermuda Civil Aviation Authority has said that all Russian based Bermuda registered aircraft are having their Certificates of Airworthiness withdrawn as the BCAA cannot oversee them properly https://www.bcaa.bm/international-sanctions-press-statement And thus those +700 frames see...

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by dcajet
Sat Mar 12, 2022 6:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 1104
Views: 193932

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022

Actually, Argentina's economy grew by 11.9% in 2021, but of course, most of it was compensating for the annus horribilis 2020, when it contracted by 10.2%. So, you could say the growth in 2021 was net +1.7%. Bad math. Nominal GDP of 100 minus 10.8% plus 11.9% = 100.48. Given your data, net growth w...

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by dcajet
Sat Mar 12, 2022 3:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q1 2022
Replies: 49
Views: 6855

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q1 2022

Aerolineas Argentinas has announced the full resumption of its Brazilian network and a new route; Salta SLA - Sao Paulo GRU Bariloche BRC to Sao Paulo: resumes in June Buenos Aires AEP to Brasilia BSB: resumes in April Buenos Aires AEP to Curitiba CWB: resumes in April Buenos Aires AEP to Florianopo...

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by dcajet
Sat Mar 12, 2022 1:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 1104
Views: 193932

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022

Okay, I don't know how I saw Turkey's shitty economy "increased opportunity for tourism" but not Argentina's. I'll give that to you. But most of the regional HQs are in Sao Paulo, not Buenos Aires. Also, I am pretty sure Brazil has more tourists than Argentina, but a cheaper Argentina wil...

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by dcajet
Sat Mar 12, 2022 12:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Group News and Discussion Thread - 2022
Replies: 405
Views: 124310

Re: Lufthansa Group Fleet Thread - 2022

I remember that a few years ago Edelweiss was seriously looking at adding ZRH-HNL-ZRH direct with the A340-300. Also roughly 15hr30m of flight. Really, the A340-300 is a very capable airplane, but I fear with the current oil-prices the phase out might very well be sooner than planned/expected. Let'...

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by dcajet
Fri Mar 11, 2022 11:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 1104
Views: 193932

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022

Interesting - thanks. I'd forgotten about that one. Between currency devaluations and economic crises, Argentina's been a tough market at times. ORD is just too far north to be a great South American gateway. I don't think Argentina will grow that much in the next few years, and air travel there ma...

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by dcajet
Fri Mar 11, 2022 10:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 1104
Views: 193932

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022

The service via GRU means that BA can drop people off at GRU before going onto EZE, and can also pick up people to go from GRU to EZE, so it is a cut in all terms. And it isn't like BA doesn't have the plane to serve EZE, EZE has been served nonstop for a while until the pandemic started, and they ...

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by dcajet
Fri Mar 11, 2022 10:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 1104
Views: 193932

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022

SCL/Chile has higher yields as its the only Latin American country in the US VISA Waiver Program. AA is smart to capture DFW/MIA/JFK-SCL. Maybe AA will resume LAX-SCL as well. Utter nonsense, membership in the US VISA Waiver program has no correlation to yields, premium demand has GRU and EZE are s...

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by dcajet
Fri Mar 11, 2022 10:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 1104
Views: 193932

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022

SCL/Chile has higher yields as its the only Latin American country in the US VISA Waiver Program. AA is smart to capture DFW/MIA/JFK-SCL. Maybe AA will resume LAX-SCL as well. LA flies LAX-SCL. Has AA ever flown LAX-SCL? I don’t recall it. AA did try LAX-EZE, IIRC. Never did. Braniff and Pan Am tri...

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by dcajet
Fri Mar 11, 2022 9:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 1104
Views: 193932

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022

Buenos Aires (as is GRU) is a gold mine for AA (passengers AND cargo). They literally own the US Argentina market: the regional corporate HQs for the region (Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay) are located in B.A. You seem to forget that airlines have more than one POS. Right n...

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by dcajet
Fri Mar 11, 2022 7:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 1104
Views: 193932

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022

I highly doubt that JFK-EZE would become seasonal. The flight is packed to the rafters every night and there’s barely any competition. I know loads are not indicative of the yield, but it’s been a profitable market for AA for years. I’m not sure whether or not Aerolíneas Argentinas flies the route ...

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by dcajet
Fri Mar 11, 2022 7:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 1104
Views: 193932

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022

The service via GRU means that BA can drop people off at GRU before going onto EZE, and can also pick up people to go from GRU to EZE, so it is a cut in all terms. And it isn't like BA doesn't have the plane to serve EZE, EZE has been served nonstop for a while until the pandemic started, and they ...

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by dcajet
Fri Mar 11, 2022 4:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 1104
Views: 193932

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022

not GRU but AA did try ORD-EZE after UA ended it and it was a dumpster fire. Interesting - thanks. I'd forgotten about that one. Between currency devaluations and economic crises, Argentina's been a tough market at times. ORD is just too far north to be a great South American gateway. I don't think...

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by dcajet
Fri Mar 11, 2022 3:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - Civil Aviation *News Feed* Thread
Replies: 144
Views: 113527

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - Civil Aviation *News Feed* Thread

Citing "operational reasons" Air Astana of Kazakhstan has suspended all flights to secondary cities in Russia. Only flights to Moscow from Almaty and Nur-Sultan are operating. https://dknews.kz/en/articles-in-english/223721-air-astana-suspends-a-number-of-flights-to-russia Third airline fr...

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by dcajet
Fri Mar 11, 2022 12:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q1 2022
Replies: 49
Views: 6855

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q1 2022

https://www.aviacionline.com/2022/03/ae ... nos-aires/
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Aeromexico resumes daily services to Buenos Aires EZE, effective 11MAR22, operating with 787-8 &-9. Currently operates 5x w.

AM030 MEX 09:45 EZE 21:50 787 X
AM029 EZE 23:50 MEX 06:35+1 787 X

https://www.aviacionline.com/2022/03/ae ... nos-aires/

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by dcajet
Thu Mar 10, 2022 11:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022
Replies: 1104
Views: 193932

Re: American Airlines Network Thread - 2022

Are there any potential new international AA destinations out of DFW that aren't being served? Quito (which I think was served by a 757 until the pandemic)? Rio De Janeiro? Milan? If I’m not mistaken even DFW-SCL/EZE will not operate in the (northern) summer due to the 787 shortage. I don’t see GIG...

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by dcajet
Wed Mar 09, 2022 7:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q1 2022
Replies: 49
Views: 6855

Re: COVID-19 Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread, Q1 2022

After an absence of 27 months, Aerolineas Argentinas returns to Rome FCO effective 02JUN22, initially 3x w with the Airbus A330-200. AR1140 EZE 22:45 FCO 17:00+1 247 A332 AR1141 FCO19:15 EZE 04:40+1 135 A332 This is the longest by distance A332 route in the world, AR uses the 242T MTOW version on th...

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by dcajet
Wed Mar 09, 2022 7:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 2231
Views: 556099

Re: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread

How many people in Argentina use a travel agent, compared to buying tickets via the likes of Expedia or Google Flights ? The quick answer is I don't know (I'm in San Francisco, CA). However, I would think that folks that use an OTA in Argentina would use local giant Despegar.com. But the Italians a...

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by dcajet
Wed Mar 09, 2022 7:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 2231
Views: 556099

Re: Updated ITA/Alitalia News and Discussion Thread

ITA will resume the route to Buenos Aires EZE effective 02JUN22 with the 334-seat A359s, initially 5x week. AZ680 FCO 21:45 EZE 06:50+1 359 24567 AZ681 EZE 12:40 FCO 06:40+1 359 35671 https://www.aviacionline.com/2022/03/ita-airways-tendra-vuelos-a-buenos-aires/ Short lived celebrations for ITA in ...

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by dcajet
Wed Mar 09, 2022 2:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - Civil Aviation Related *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 782
Views: 243024

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - Civil Aviation Related *Discussion* Thread

Yes the following two aircraft have been returned to lessors by the respective airlines. Rossiya A319 MSN 1630 VP-BBU returned to lessor at ISL Nordwind A321 MSN 3458 VQ-BRL returned to lessor at ISL According to date from planespotters.net, at least the Rossiya A319 had been WFU back in September,...

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by dcajet
Wed Mar 09, 2022 1:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - Civil Aviation Related *Discussion* Thread
Replies: 782
Views: 243024

Re: Russian Invasion of Ukraine - Civil Aviation Related *Discussion* Thread

Jon Ostrower reports on his AirCurrent online publication that on 02MAR22 an Aeroflot A321neo VP-BXT was unsuccessfully tried to repossess at Cairo by its owner, SMBC. In spite of having its airworthiness certificate pulled by Bermuda, the plane still left for Moscow without a valid certificate nor...

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