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by lightsaber
Fri Jul 30, 2021 7:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indian billionaire mulls investment in new ULCC - report
Replies: 11
Views: 1877

Re: Indian billionaire mulls investment in new ULCC - report

Looks like Boeing has the lead in the new ULCC fleet order: Indian billionaire's new airline may give Boeing a chance to regain lost ground "NEW DELHI: Indian billionaire Rakesh Jhunjhunwala's plan to launch an ultra low-cost airline could give planemaker Boeing a chance to regain lost ground ...

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by lightsaber
Fri Jul 30, 2021 1:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 2453
Views: 166309

Re: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread

Bad news: it seems even vaccinated can get long covid: Most breakthrough cases were mild or asymptomatic, although 19% had persistent symptoms (>6 weeks). https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa2109072 This was before delta. The study didn't measure how many cases the vaccines prevented, so we...

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by lightsaber
Fri Jul 30, 2021 1:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 424
Views: 53063

Re: Allegiant News and Discussion Thread - 2021

So about 7 year old aircraft, fascinating. Now that is young for Allegiant. :spin: Ok... Now the public statements make more sense. Lightsaber Hey, even before this A320 acquisition planespotters.net shows Allegiant's fleet is 1.7 years younger on average than United's. These DL and G4 placements s...

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by lightsaber
Fri Jul 30, 2021 12:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Reuters: Airbus launches A350 freighter
Replies: 955
Views: 142552

Re: Updated: Reuters: Airbus launches A350 freighter

Has there ever been a case where Airbus or Boeing had ATO from the board for a model and it didn't get built? A380F (Both UPS and Fedex assigned customers), A350-800, original A350 (based off A330). There will have to be enough orders, which I think there will be, to go forward with the A350 freigh...

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by lightsaber
Thu Jul 29, 2021 11:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus 1st half results 2021
Replies: 9
Views: 1079

Re: Airbus 1st half results 2021

https://www.airbus.com/investors/financial-results-and-annual-reports.html Key points for me in terms of Civil Aviation... Airbus Commercial aircraft division... Revenue : E17.8Bn ($21.2Bn) EBIT : E2.4Bn ($2.85Bn) EBIT margin : 13.4% 80% of deliveries were A320 series At Corporate level free cashfl...

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by lightsaber
Thu Jul 29, 2021 10:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 424
Views: 53063

Re: Allegiant News and Discussion Thread - 2021

With press like this, I didn't expect the ages shown below: N622VA & N624VA are owned by GECAS so nothing to do with the press release I linked earlier from Air Lease Corporation. Additionally, the press release speaks of a first delivery in Fall 2021, which is the period 1st September to 30th ...

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by lightsaber
Thu Jul 29, 2021 3:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 2453
Views: 166309

Re: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread

The Delta wave is now receding in the UK. I estimate that the peak of the mortality rate should happen in the next few days (it usually trails the infection peak by about 2 weeks). So far, the daily death rate stands at around 60~70 compared to 1000+ at the same time during the last wave (before ma...

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by lightsaber
Thu Jul 29, 2021 2:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 2453
Views: 166309

Re: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread

Cannot agree. Jab everything above 70 and people working on the IC a third time, but inoculate the rest of the world before spending those resources on rich people. 84% is still extremely good and probably still means 99% non-serious, some sicknesses will probably just keep their antibodies on high...

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by lightsaber
Thu Jul 29, 2021 1:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Condor orders Airbus A330-900neo
Replies: 107
Views: 15552

Re: Condor orders Airbus A330-900neo

Certainly a capacity bump, soon, from the 763ER. They are optimistic about market recovery apparently :veryhappy: https://cdn.onemileatatime.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/Condor-A330-900neo-exterior-picture.jpg?width=1980&auto_optimize=low&quality=75&height=600&aspect_ratio=33%3A10...

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by lightsaber
Thu Jul 29, 2021 1:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 424
Views: 53063

Re: Allegiant News and Discussion Thread - 2021

Air Lease Corporation announced a long-term lease placement of ten used Airbus A320-200 aircraft with Allegiant. The aircraft are scheduled to deliver to the airline beginning in Fall 2021 through Summer 2022. Steven F. Udvar-Házy, Executive Chairman of Air Lease Corporation. “These young A320 ALC ...

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by lightsaber
Thu Jul 29, 2021 4:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Condor orders Airbus A330-900neo
Replies: 107
Views: 15552

Re: Condor orders Airbus A330-900neo

This is great news for the A330NEO. Honestly this is what I anticipated, but was hoping for 787s. I suspect Boeing 787 delays hurt (among other things, like price probably). Deliveries from Fall 2022 through Mid-2024. Pretty fast! Mid-2024 for last one, that may be the last one off the line. :stirth...

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by lightsaber
Thu Jul 29, 2021 3:43 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 2453
Views: 166309

Re: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread

Oh, Ireland has bought Valneva as a booster shot. https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/ireland-buys-two-new-covid-vaccines-as-it-plans-to-target-vulnerable-with-booster-shots-w5f32933r While I agree with giving the vulnerable, healthcare, and first responders early access, I remain of the opinion ever...

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by lightsaber
Thu Jul 29, 2021 3:39 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 2453
Views: 166309

Re: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread

Jab everything above 70 and people working on the IC a third time, but inoculate the rest of the world before spending those resources on rich people. I go along with that on ethical grounds. I'm not too sure about others. An awful lot of people seem to prefer the me, me, me option - protect me, my...

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by lightsaber
Wed Jul 28, 2021 10:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A220 Sales Campaign Thread - 2021
Replies: 345
Views: 48579

Re: Airbus A220 Sales Campaign Thread - 2021

So to summarize, the campaigns believed to be ongoing: 1. SAS 2. Green Africa 3. TrueJet 4. ALC (Any other leasing companies going back for seconds?) 5. ITA (ex-Alitalia) Realized sales campaigns: 1. Azimuth (6) Speculation on possible future sales campaigns: 1. Volotea (personally, a great match ai...

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by lightsaber
Wed Jul 28, 2021 5:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 2453
Views: 166309

Re: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread

https://www.al.com/news/2021/07/3rd-dos ... utType=amp
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Time for 3rd jab, Pfizer reporting 3rd jab provides 5x protection for adults:
https://www.al.com/news/2021/07/3rd-dos ... utType=amp

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by lightsaber
Wed Jul 28, 2021 5:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Unions File Grievance Over Lack of Hotel Availability
Replies: 104
Views: 9570

Re: AA Unions File Grievance Over Lack of Hotel Availability

At least here in the west, it's like everyone has gone on vacation at the same time. Even camping spots are hard to come by and hotels appear to be booked solid. That AA or any company is having a tough time finding lodging is no big surprise at all. And so many vacationers find they don't like cam...

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by lightsaber
Wed Jul 28, 2021 3:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A220 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021
Replies: 163
Views: 46452

Re: Airbus A220 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021

This is the A220 delivery thread. For potential orders, post here (I moved one post): https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1457803 For Embraer E2 here: https://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1455939 If you want to discuss in detail side topics, consider TechOps. L...

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by lightsaber
Wed Jul 28, 2021 2:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A220 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021
Replies: 163
Views: 46452

Re: Airbus A220 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021

You forgot about Ibom Air which since June 13th 2021 operates two A220-300 https://www.ibomair.com/ibom-air-welcomes-the-1st-set-of-a220-aircraft-to-nigeria-west-africa/ Good point, at #10 operator already. So Air Austrel is #11, Iraqi #12, AF #13, Breeze #14. :spin: Unfortunately, we are still at ...

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by lightsaber
Wed Jul 28, 2021 2:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breeze - News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 1502
Views: 281103

Re: Breeze - News and Discussion Thread - 2021

Crankyflier has what I consider a balanced article on Breeze (more than I quote, for copywrite reasons): https://crankyflier.com/2021/07/27/breeze-cuts-frequencies-extends-block-times-in-bid-to-improve-its-fortunes/ The new schedule has it down from scheduling 11 airplanes down to 10. One aircraft n...

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by lightsaber
Wed Jul 28, 2021 2:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: More problems at DAL
Replies: 1
Views: 1133

Re: More problems at DAL

Threads with clickbait titles will be locked.

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by lightsaber
Tue Jul 27, 2021 11:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Viral mutations: One giant Pitri Dish or 200 tiny labs?
Replies: 28
Views: 1558

Re: Viral mutations: One giant Pitri Dish or 200 tiny labs?

While the majority in the hospital are unvaccinated and either obese, elderly, or in risk groups, not all . I'm currently sitting and chatting with a coronavirus doctor. This doctor was supposed to be treating long haul symptoms now, but they had to reactivate the ward a few months back I disagree ...

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by lightsaber
Tue Jul 27, 2021 6:52 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Heavy explosion, CHEMPARK, Leverkusen, Germany
Replies: 12
Views: 781

Re: Heavy explosion, BAYER chemical park, Leverkusen, Germany

This is tragic (as I open my Bayer flea and tick collar for my dog wondering if there will be any supply in 8 months when it is due again for replacement...). We shoved a lot of hazardous manufacturing to China, but there is a limit. RIP to the dead and their families. I wish a quick recovery to the...

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by lightsaber
Tue Jul 27, 2021 5:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A220 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021
Replies: 163
Views: 46452

Re: Airbus A220 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021

Finally the first A220-300 for Air Austral has been delivered today 27 July 2021 :D https://newsroom.aviator.aero/indian-ocean-based-air-austral-becomes-first-french-a220-operator/ Hasn't yet made Airfleets (they lag): https://www.airfleets.net/exploit/production-csr.htm So Air Austrel is operator ...

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by lightsaber
Tue Jul 27, 2021 5:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: Used Delta Aircraft Order A359/737-900ER
Replies: 683
Views: 157618

Re: Rumor: Used Delta Aircraft Order

Be interested to know the airframe hours/cycles on these birds, -LNL spent well over 12months stored at KLIA back in 2017/18, remember seeing her robbed of her wing body fairings and it bringing a tear to my eye. Age, cycles, hours, and corrosion risk are all just factors that impact resale values....

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by lightsaber
Tue Jul 27, 2021 4:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A220 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021
Replies: 163
Views: 46452

Re: Airbus A220 Production/Delivery Thread - 2021

Finally the first A220-300 for Air Austral has been delivered today 27 July 2021 :D https://newsroom.aviator.aero/indian-ocean-based-air-austral-becomes-first-french-a220-operator/ Hasn't yet made Airfleets (they lag): https://www.airfleets.net/exploit/production-csr.htm So Air Austrel is operator ...

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by lightsaber
Tue Jul 27, 2021 3:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A330 and A340 Movements/Write-off/Retirements/Scrap Thread - 2021
Replies: 69
Views: 27007

Re: A330 and A340 Movements/Write-off/Retirements/Scrap Thread - 2021

Latest movements (courtesy of skyliner-aviation.de): Airbus A330-243 1451 D-AAAQ Lufthansa Technik seen regd 16 June 2021 at LEJ, prior freighter conversion, ex V5-ANO Airbus A330-243 1466 D-AAAS Lufthansa Technik seen regd 16 June 2021 at LEJ, prior freighter conversion, ex V5-ANP These two must b...

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by lightsaber
Mon Jul 26, 2021 10:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Mental Health Tip: Pay Less Attention to News
Replies: 13
Views: 721

Re: Mental Health Tip: Pay Less Attention to News

I stopped watching news and went back to reading news. The best decision I have ever made.

Lightsaber

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by lightsaber
Mon Jul 26, 2021 7:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Cleveland Indians Change Their Name
Replies: 69
Views: 2569

Re: Cleveland Indians Change Their Name

Renaming a brand has risk. As baseball appeals to an older crowd... Meh. People care or they don't. How the licensing revenue goes matters. Did they spend money on season tickets and merch? Those are the people to listen to. People get attached to sports team names. It will be interesting to see the...

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by lightsaber
Mon Jul 26, 2021 5:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Viral mutations: One giant Pitri Dish or 200 tiny labs?
Replies: 28
Views: 1558

Re: Viral mutations: One giant Pitri Dish or 200 tiny labs?

That would be nice, but we haven't even eradicated Polio Types 1 and 3 yet. We've only ever managed to eradicate smallpox and bovine rinderpest. This virus is going to be a bigger challenge because it is a primarily mucosal virus and the spike protein is quite flexible, allowing for a wide range of...

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by lightsaber
Sun Jul 25, 2021 4:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breeze - News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 1502
Views: 281103

Re: Breeze - News and Discussion Thread - 2021

"...In October, Breeze plans to begin service from two additional southeastern airports with service primarily to the northeast, see Exhibit T-1 at 7." JAX and ECP perhaps the 2 southeastern airport adds? I personally would love to see JAX (Jacksonville) added. I'm most excited about MX a...

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by lightsaber
Sun Jul 25, 2021 2:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Avelo Airlines News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 789
Views: 157077

Re: Avelo Airlines News and Discussion Thread

Interesting how all the Avelo haters are dwelling on how GJT and BZM were discontinued and are already predicting Avelo's demise .. when Breeze is cutting all over the place. Cutting routes (not surprising, since they have some really weak sounding ones), reducing frequencies and parking planes .. ...

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by lightsaber
Sat Jul 24, 2021 10:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 424
Views: 53063

Re: Allegiant News and Discussion Thread - 2021

https://www.airfleets.net/ficheapp/plane-a320-2674.htm


LIghtsaber
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jgcotter wrote:
A320 N296NV (former AS N622VA) entered revenue service on 7/22.

Do you know how old this aircraft is?
I see N622VA is a 2006 delivery A320 (which is parked per this link), so I'm wondering how old of A320CEOs Allegiant is buying.
https://www.airfleets.net/ficheapp/plane-a320-2674.htm


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by lightsaber
Sat Jul 24, 2021 10:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breeze - News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 1502
Views: 281103

Re: Breeze - News and Discussion Thread - 2021

I think this mistake is being overblown. My American flight attendant the other day said welcome aboard flight XXXX to Phoenix’s McCarran airport (never corrected herself). Got a few WTFs from the passengers, but that was it. Don’t think this is any worse. But, that’s just me. I agree. There seems ...

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by lightsaber
Fri Jul 23, 2021 10:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 2453
Views: 166309

Re: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread

The entire world was shut down and the G8 did not think to do anything then about combined vaccine production, heck they did not even do that for regular PPE equipment and then current treatment options before the vaccines were generated, so what is the difference now, the world situation was worse...

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by lightsaber
Fri Jul 23, 2021 9:40 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Question For the Mechanics: Which Commercial Aircraft Have Been Easiest and Most Difficult For You to Work On?
Replies: 16
Views: 2545

Re: Question For the Mechanics: Which Commercial Aircraft Have Been Easiest and Most Difficult For You to Work On?

This question is more easily answered with regards to engines. For me, no question, the easiest engine is the RR Trent 892. Most things are mounted on the fan case, which gives much easier access. Fuel control changes are a breeze. It’s not always RR. PW2000s had the edge over the RR211. Late model...

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by lightsaber
Fri Jul 23, 2021 9:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines Fleet/Network Thread - 2021
Replies: 1491
Views: 194390

Re: Alaska Airlines Fleet/Network Thread - 2021

Please post on topic.

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by lightsaber
Thu Jul 22, 2021 7:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Viral mutations: One giant Pitri Dish or 200 tiny labs?
Replies: 28
Views: 1558

Re: Viral mutations: One giant Pitri Dish or 200 tiny labs?

lightsaber wrote: I know of friends in hospitals where too many nurses are quiting from burnout. It’s been a tough year, but are those nurses quitting because of current conditions? Currently hospitals are at levels similar to 2019 and below, so if nurses are getting burned out it’s because of exis...

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by lightsaber
Thu Jul 22, 2021 4:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A220 Sales Campaign Thread - 2021
Replies: 345
Views: 48579

Re: Airbus A220 Sales Campaign Thread - 2021

Azimuth airlines has ordered 6 A220: https://www.reuters.com/business/aerospace-defense/russias-azimuth-airlines-orders-six-airbus-a220-300-jets-2021-07-21/ Deliveries will start next year, Airbus said, and the Azimuth will become the first Russian buyer of the narrow-body A220 aircraft. Good news....

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by lightsaber
Thu Jul 22, 2021 4:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A220 Sales Campaign Thread - 2021
Replies: 345
Views: 48579

Re: Airbus A220 Sales Campaign Thread - 2021

Azimuth airlines has ordered 6 A220: https://www.reuters.com/business/aerospace-defense/russias-azimuth-airlines-orders-six-airbus-a220-300-jets-2021-07-21/ Deliveries will start next year, Airbus said, and the Azimuth will become the first Russian buyer of the narrow-body A220 aircraft. Good news. ...

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by lightsaber
Thu Jul 22, 2021 2:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Avelo Airlines News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 789
Views: 157077

Re: Avelo Airlines News and Discussion Thread

I do think its silly how many people are so fixated on the 2 cities Avelo is discontinuing as a sign of weakness.. Its only smart to discontinue underperforming routes. If the money wasn't there and the advance bookings weren't either, its stupid for any company to keep running empty planes to thos...

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by lightsaber
Thu Jul 22, 2021 2:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breeze - News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 1502
Views: 281103

Re: Breeze - News and Discussion Thread - 2021

Looking at MX's route map, how long do you think until they start to concentrate most of their flights into a single hub instead of the point to point (I think) map they use right now? They won’t. The entire business model is to do point to point just like Allegiant. As far as the cuts, I’m not goi...

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by lightsaber
Thu Jul 22, 2021 2:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "CO2 Emissions Would Fall 34% If Every Fleet Was As Young As Wizz Air’s"
Replies: 59
Views: 4854

Re: "CO2 Emissions Would Fall 34% If Every Fleet Was As Young As Wizz Air’s"

New aircraft are always more efficient and hence cleaner. Aviation is a false worry in the grand scope of things its too small. And if China doesn't have to comply anything the US & Europe does is meaningless. Until rules apply to China and India, we shouldn't worry about aviation. If anything,...

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by lightsaber
Thu Jul 22, 2021 11:54 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 2453
Views: 166309

Re: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread

Unfortunately, it looks like J&J must have a 2nd jab as a preliminary study shows only about a third effective vs. Delta: https://news.yahoo.com/johnson-johnson-vaccine-less-effective-160014879.html I know several people who had J&J who quietly went and received a Moderna jab. A 2nd J&J...

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by lightsaber
Thu Jul 22, 2021 12:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 2453
Views: 166309

Re: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread

Wow, Detroit is 38% vaccinated. https://amp.detroitnews.com/amp/7956875002 WoW... Birds of a feather flock together... Delta (and Lambda) are so transmittable that any clusters of available hosts will be eventually be hard hit in my opinion. People like to talk in easy to identify tribal areas (nat...

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by lightsaber
Wed Jul 21, 2021 8:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 2453
Views: 166309

Re: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread

Half-ass vaccination program, irrational exuberance(borrowing the term from Greenspan) with relaxations, good weather and increased social interactions exposed kids more to Delta. Only when kids started getting sick, people started noticing. I've talked with local pediatricians. Before, kids always...

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by lightsaber
Wed Jul 21, 2021 6:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 2453
Views: 166309

Re: COVID-19 Vaccine News and Discussion Thread

Unfortunately, it looks like J&J must have a 2nd jab as a preliminary study shows only about a third effective vs. Delta: https://news.yahoo.com/johnson-johnson-vaccine-less-effective-160014879.html I know several people who had J&J who quietly went and received a Moderna jab. A 2nd J&J ...

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by lightsaber
Wed Jul 21, 2021 3:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Breeze - News and Discussion Thread - 2021
Replies: 1502
Views: 281103

Re: Breeze Schedule Change at CHS?

Yep, Breeze made cuts throughout its entire network about a day or two ago. Supposedly, it is due to the FAA taking longer than expected to certify the rest of their E190s. As a result, I guess that routes with the weakest performance are seeing a reduction in frequencies to make up for the shortag...

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by lightsaber
Wed Jul 21, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 435
Views: 35105

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q2 2021

Politicians have been hypocrites the whole time A birthday at the French laundry, hair salons... I'm tired of the strict tribalism. It wasn't one party or the other, it was both that failed us during COVID-19, in my opinion. It will be an interesting winter this year. The vaccination rate for adults...

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by lightsaber
Wed Jul 21, 2021 3:36 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q2 2021
Replies: 435
Views: 35105

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q2 2021

Lot of families are clueless and there is very little information on protecting <12 year olds. Many families are going by their lives as if entire family is vaccinated, even though they have a <12 unvaccinated and unmasked kid. Many families are pretending everyone is vaccinated. It is challenging ...

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by lightsaber
Wed Jul 21, 2021 3:29 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Viral mutations: One giant Pitri Dish or 200 tiny labs?
Replies: 28
Views: 1558

Re: Viral mutations: One giant Pitri Dish or 200 tiny labs?

Because this virus has long haul symptoms, it only makes sense to have a global effort to eradicate it. That would be nice, but we haven't even eradicated Polio Types 1 and 3 yet. We've only ever managed to eradicate smallpox and bovine rinderpest. This virus is going to be a bigger challenge becau...

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