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Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Tue Jan 01, 2019 1:01 am

Please continue from last year's thread.

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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Wed Jan 02, 2019 10:20 am

With all the ongoing construction works in both GVA & ZRH. Edelweiss expanding drift, the last few CS-deliveries for LX and many more topics I'm already looking forward to continuing this thread throughout 2019!

Best wishes for 2019 and happy landings ..... ;)
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Fri Jan 04, 2019 11:13 am

Happy New Year to you, too, Dalce. I must say that judging from the number of replies your post got, I don't expect too much to be discussed in 2019 :lol: :lol:
 
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Fri Jan 04, 2019 11:47 am

It's not the quantity of posts/replies but the quality that counts. And this thread mostly receives good info about Switzerlands aviation landscape.

I see the next/last CS3 // HB-JCT is currently scheduled to start commercial ops as per 11JAN. This will conclude the CS3 order for LX.
Remaining will be the 2 CS1's which are still somewhat covered in 'nebel' and we can expect arrival of the first LX NEO's during Q1 of this year.
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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Fri Jan 04, 2019 11:49 am

Best wishes to all of you! May this years brings you happiness and joy! May we have dozens of new interestings threats, out of Airbus vs. Boeing rivalry and politics aside! :-)
 
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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Fri Jan 04, 2019 4:14 pm

Hi guys,

Browsing through the web today, I came across this rendering of what the terminal extension in LSGG might look like:

https://www.google.ch/url?sa=i&rct=j&q= ... 4045516787

(I tried to add the picture directly but I really suck at doing it...)

It seems to be the old Cointrin Vision that will not go through, but it's the first time I manage to see what it might have looked like.

Cheers
 
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Fri Jan 04, 2019 4:48 pm

Interesting, are these the latest plans ? The extension in a U-shape is quite ingenious ( at least, I would had never thought of it :o ). When was this project worked out ? Still, the East Wing will have to be finished first, so they have plenty of time to discuss and finalise this terminal extension project. By the way, I passed outside the aieport today and the East Wing is coming along nicely.
 
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Fri Jan 04, 2019 5:18 pm

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hynithuchi wrote:
Interesting, are these the latest plans ? The extension in a U-shape is quite ingenious ( at least, I would had never thought of it :o ). When was this project worked out ? Still, the East Wing will have to be finished first, so they have plenty of time to discuss and finalise this terminal extension project. By the way, I passed outside the aieport today and the East Wing is coming along nicely.


Since the new airport CEO, André Scheider, is in office, it has been announced that this project, Cointrin-Vision, will not go forward:

https://www.letemps.ch/economie/andre-s ... e-aeroport

The project was to cost about 2 billions Swiss francs, and was already outdated. Too much shoping-mall, hotels, etc...

This new CEO knows what he is talking about. He has previously been working for the EPFL or CERN.

I just hope that something will be annonce sooner or later regarding the possible French terminal (a new northern terminal on the French-side) and a possible new check-in area.
 
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Fri Jan 04, 2019 6:26 pm

SR380 wrote:
Since the new airport CEO, André Scheider, is in office, it has been announced that this project, Cointrin-Vision, will not go forward:

https://www.letemps.ch/economie/andre-s ... e-aeroport

The project was to cost about 2 billions Swiss francs, and was already outdated. Too much shoping-mall, hotels, etc...

This new CEO knows what he is talking about. He has previously been working for the EPFL or CERN.

I just hope that something will be annonce sooner or later regarding the possible French terminal (a new northern terminal on the French-side) and a possible new check-in area.


When I see that prospective, I really wonder what the were to do with so much new buildings whether for the terminal and those in red (hotels?). Even the train station building appears different.

https://www.rra.ch/projet/extension-du- ... fficacite/

He was Vice President of Resources and Infrastructure of the Federal Polytechnic School of Lausanne (EPFL).

Regarding the terminal on the French-side, is there enough room next to CERN's experiment sitting on top of the "big loop". And what about security?
 
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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Fri Jan 04, 2019 6:27 pm

Happy New Year !

Thanks for sharing this link SR380! I had access to a few pics of what the new terminal could look like, expect something really nice, roomy with plenty of natural light. But wait and see. They're planning on building over the existing one, while continuing operating normally. That's a huge challenge.

Don't expect much on a new "French terminal". Aircraft access to the north side of the RWY is quite complicated due to lack of terrain (just north of TWY Y is already the french side) and the north side is more expected to become the new private jets apron/parking/maintenance area.
 
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Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:33 pm

phofmannsair wrote:
Happy New Year !

Thanks for sharing this link SR380! I had access to a few pics of what the new terminal could look like, expect something really nice, roomy with plenty of natural light. But wait and see. They're planning on building over the existing one, while continuing operating normally. That's a huge challenge.

Don't expect much on a new "French terminal". Aircraft access to the north side of the RWY is quite complicated due to lack of terrain (just north of TWY Y is already the french side) and the north side is more expected to become the new private jets apron/parking/maintenance area.

Any chance you could share some of thos pictures ?
 
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Fri Jan 04, 2019 9:14 pm

Howdy to you Swiss A.netters. I hope you all enjoyed the Holidays and have a great 2019!

I've got a question. Can anyone in the know tell me when WK flew their last flight to SAN last year? They were scheduled (as of early 2018) to run the twice-weekly service thru November 12 but as far as I could find out, searching recently, including on FlightAware, the last flight actually operated on October 15, 2018. And I see that currently, service in 2019 is scheduled to run (only) from late May until late September with a total of 35 flights. That's about half the number scheduled for last year.

What I'm really curious about is whether Edelweiss will be back in SAN in 2020? If service has been cut so much from last year's offerings, I'm thinking the future may not be too rosy for the near future of WK and SAN. LH appears to be fairly happy with their first year in SAN so perhaps they would rather have the ZRH-SAN business they are providing via WK, served instead via FRA on their LH flights.

Any input on this topic would be appreciated. Thank you in advance.

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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Fri Jan 04, 2019 9:15 pm

saw them on a powerpoint presentation. Not sure, but I will check ;)
 
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Sun Jan 06, 2019 10:35 pm

phofmannsair wrote:
saw them on a powerpoint presentation. Not sure, but I will check ;)


That would be awesome if you could find it. I don't get on how building higher will resolve anything. How will they add baggage carousels on the arrival area? How will they add checkin desks (multiple levels checkin area?

They should cover the existing platform in front of the terminal, and build car park on top of the freeway.
 
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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Mon Jan 07, 2019 9:45 am

SANFan wrote:
Howdy to you Swiss A.netters. I hope you all enjoyed the Holidays and have a great 2019!

I've got a question. Can anyone in the know tell me when WK flew their last flight to SAN last year? They were scheduled (as of early 2018) to run the twice-weekly service thru November 12 but as far as I could find out, searching recently, including on FlightAware, the last flight actually operated on October 15, 2018. And I see that currently, service in 2019 is scheduled to run (only) from late May until late September with a total of 35 flights. That's about half the number scheduled for last year.

What I'm really curious about is whether Edelweiss will be back in SAN in 2020? If service has been cut so much from last year's offerings, I'm thinking the future may not be too rosy for the near future of WK and SAN. LH appears to be fairly happy with their first year in SAN so perhaps they would rather have the ZRH-SAN business they are providing via WK, served instead via FRA on their LH flights.

Any input on this topic would be appreciated. Thank you in advance.

bb



That's correct, twice weekly service on Tuesdays & Fridays with the A340 is foreseen from 24MAY-20SEP 2019.
I remember last summer ops also as longer and more frequent than this planning.
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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Mon Jan 07, 2019 11:53 am

Question that just popped up in my head. Was a "Swiss Threat" get together ever organized?

Don't get me wrong, but with people obviously working in different airports in Switzerland, it could be nice to organize a visit of the new Aile Est in Geneva, or a visit of the future new pier A in Zurich. Just a thought though...
 
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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Thu Jan 10, 2019 10:14 pm

Helvetic has announced this week that it plans to phase out the F100 earlier than planned until summer 2019. In order to cover the lag until the E190E2 have all arrived, 2L will lease four E190s from Nordic Aviation Capital. Delivery of these E190s from NAC is due to begin in February 2019 already.

Announcement NAC: https://www.nac.dk/news-and-press/nac-h ... c-airways/

Article from AeroTelegraph (german): https://www.aerotelegraph.com/leasing-z ... neller-aus

not much longer to catch a flight on the F100 then...
 
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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Sat Jan 12, 2019 2:21 pm

Air Mauritius (MK) is adding a second weekly flight to GVA as of next W19/20 (tuesdays and fridays from GVA). Both flights on the brand new A339!
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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Sat Jan 12, 2019 2:26 pm

PhilInBRN wrote:
Helvetic has announced this week that it plans to phase out the F100 earlier than planned until summer 2019. In order to cover the lag until the E190E2 have all arrived, 2L will lease four E190s from Nordic Aviation Capital. Delivery of these E190s from NAC is due to begin in February 2019 already.

Announcement NAC: https://www.nac.dk/news-and-press/nac-h ... c-airways/

Article from AeroTelegraph (german): https://www.aerotelegraph.com/leasing-z ... neller-aus

not much longer to catch a flight on the F100 then...


Not much longer for thick padded seats and insane legroom then...
 
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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Sat Jan 12, 2019 9:33 pm

Year-end statistics for ZRH and GVA are out:

ZRH
Passengers: 31'113'488 (+5.8%) --> first time over 30 million pax per year
Movements: 278'458 (+ 3.0%)
Cargo: 493'222 tons (+0.6%)

GVA
Passengers : 17'677'045 (+1.9% )
Movements : 187'162 (-1.9%)
Cargo: 95'270 tons
 
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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Sun Jan 13, 2019 12:49 am

phofmannsair wrote:
Air Mauritius (MK) is adding a second weekly flight to GVA as of next W19/20 (tuesdays and fridays from GVA). Both flights on the brand new A339!


So they have finally found a way to serve this market, that is orthern deep winters only. I remember seeing them there when they were flying MRU-GVA-FRA or LHR with a 74L, year round.
 
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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Sun Jan 13, 2019 2:45 am

Hi Everyone
Was wondering if JNB will see the 777 or will it go A330.
Regards
 
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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Sun Jan 13, 2019 10:02 am

At only a few days it's an A333, but JNB remains A343.
 
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Sun Jan 13, 2019 10:02 am

SpaceshipDC10 wrote:
phofmannsair wrote:
Air Mauritius (MK) is adding a second weekly flight to GVA as of next W19/20 (tuesdays and fridays from GVA). Both flights on the brand new A339!


So they have finally found a way to serve this market, that is orthern deep winters only. I remember seeing them there when they were flying MRU-GVA-FRA or LHR with a 74L, year round.

Maybe in the coming years or next year itself we could see MK operate year-long flights to GVA. According to a report from Geneva Airport, Mauritius is the third largest unserved/underserved market worldwide from Geneva, after Bangkok and Tokyo, with 43,000 passengers.
Talking about MK, there was once a time when the airline wanted to focus more on Asia and Africa and concentrate operations to Europe via the only 2 destination it had(Paris and London). The airline during that period launched new destinations in China(Chengdu, Shanghai, Beijing and Guangzhou) and Africa(Maputo and Dar es Salaam). However, only Shanghai and Dar es Salaam are still operated now while 2 new destinations have been launched in Europe(Amsterdam and Geneva), though seasonal. Air Mauritius really needs to have a plan and know what it wants as instead of going as per the previous plans of enhancing Africa/Asia connectivity, its presence is being reduced, especially in China.
Frankfurt would also be a nice destination for MK but officials previously stated that discussions to start cooperation with LH failed...
 
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Sun Jan 13, 2019 10:17 am

Quite interesting! In that case, 3x weekly services to GVA from NRT or BKK could work?
 
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Sun Jan 13, 2019 10:43 am

stylo777 wrote:
Quite interesting! In that case, 3x weekly services to GVA from NRT or BKK could work?

Bangkok has about 98,000 potential passengers from Geneva, but still Middle East carriers have much capacity to BKK, and are really competitive regarding prices and service, while there exist many other options via European airports to BKK too.
Regarding Tokyo, the question is which carrier would launch those flights...Swiss is very unlikely and Japanese carriers would normally start service to Zurich first. Other unserved/underserved markets include Johannesburg, Sao Paulo, New Delhi...
https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source= ... ZC-slejMdJ
 
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Sun Jan 13, 2019 7:21 pm

stylo777 wrote:
Quite interesting! In that case, 3x weekly services to GVA from NRT or BKK could work?


BKK used to be served by TG via ZRH and ATH with 773 and 744 if I remember well. They could maybe do their comeback with an A350 or B787 2 to 3 times a week.
 
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Mon Jan 14, 2019 11:13 am

PhilInBRN wrote:
Year-end statistics
GVA
Passengers : 17'677'045 (+1.9% )


Wow, that's only 329,692 more passengers than in 2017, when growth was +5% or 826,069 additional pax.

Below is the list of the first ten airlines by marketshare for 2018. Interestingly, EK is not higher, despite operating twice daily with 77Ws.

Easyjet (45,0%), Swiss (11,8%), British Airways (4,9%), Air France (4,1%), Lufthansa (3,8%), KLM Royal Dutch Airlines (2,5%), Brussels Airlines (2,2%), TAP Portugal (2,2%), Iberia (2,1%) et Emirates (1,9%)
 
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Mon Jan 14, 2019 11:15 am

BTW, LX is to operate GVA-LCA this summer.

https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/ai ... le-in-s19/
 
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Mon Jan 14, 2019 8:06 pm

Hello,
I was just thinking if we have any news or planning update for the retrofit of the LX A343 ?
 
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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Mon Jan 14, 2019 10:36 pm

Theotime74 wrote:
Hello,
I was just thinking if we have any news or planning update for the retrofit of the LX A343 ?


The latest I heard was that the first one (HB-JMH) is currently being retrofitted in Dresden and should be done within the next two weeks. They expect to be finished with the 5 A340s by summer.

Source (in German): https://www.aerotelegraph.com/in-dresde ... s-umgebaut
 
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Mon Jan 14, 2019 10:40 pm

Thanks very much for your quick answer!
 
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Tue Jan 15, 2019 10:17 am

After all refit works have finished a 2 weeks long certification by Airbus will follow which pushs the finalization and return to fleet into Mid February.
 
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Wed Jan 16, 2019 7:21 pm

First visit to ZRH from British Airways A321neo today

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Thu Jan 17, 2019 4:52 pm

phofmannsair wrote:
Air Mauritius (MK) is adding a second weekly flight to GVA as of next W19/20 (tuesdays and fridays from GVA). Both flights on the brand new A339!


MK has updated their GVA-MRU flights: every mondays and fridays.


On another forum, they're talking about new route announcement / new airline for GVA!
It is supposed to be an airline from Africa. Can't wait to hear that!!!
 
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Thu Jan 17, 2019 7:21 pm

phofmannsair wrote:
phofmannsair wrote:
Air Mauritius (MK) is adding a second weekly flight to GVA as of next W19/20 (tuesdays and fridays from GVA). Both flights on the brand new A339!


MK has updated their GVA-MRU flights: every mondays and fridays.


On another forum, they're talking about new route announcement / new airline for GVA!
It is supposed to be an airline from Africa. Can't wait to hear that!!!


Which forum is that from?
 
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Thu Jan 17, 2019 7:22 pm

MoonC wrote:
phofmannsair wrote:
phofmannsair wrote:
Air Mauritius (MK) is adding a second weekly flight to GVA as of next W19/20 (tuesdays and fridays from GVA). Both flights on the brand new A339!


MK has updated their GVA-MRU flights: every mondays and fridays.


On another forum, they're talking about new route announcement / new airline for GVA!
It is supposed to be an airline from Africa. Can't wait to hear that!!!


Which forum is that from?


https://www.forum-aviation.com/
 
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Thu Jan 17, 2019 7:28 pm

phofmannsair wrote:
MoonC wrote:
phofmannsair wrote:

MK has updated their GVA-MRU flights: every mondays and fridays.


On another forum, they're talking about new route announcement / new airline for GVA!
It is supposed to be an airline from Africa. Can't wait to hear that!!!


Which forum is that from?


https://www.forum-aviation.com/


Thanks. I had heard about Air Madagascar before.
 
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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Fri Jan 18, 2019 11:27 am

It seems that it will be Kenya Airways. Formal announcement next week with more details.
 
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Fri Jan 18, 2019 12:17 pm

xorrygva wrote:
It seems that it will be Kenya Airways. Formal announcement next week with more details.


Is the local market large enough for Ethiopian and Kenya airlines? I think that SN will feel the pinch! Many pax from the Geneva area transit through brussels en route to Africa.
 
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Fri Jan 18, 2019 12:29 pm

LX A319 HB-IPV has been flown to AMM on Jan 1st this year. Is this regular MX or will this frame be withdrawn from the active fleet? It's the oldest 319 but also the only remaining 319 which is leased and not owned by the airline. Could imagine that it will leave the fleet with the first 320NEO's coming online this year.
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Fri Jan 18, 2019 12:31 pm

the last we heard was that 319's stay a bit longer than expected and AMM is a regular MX location for LX aircraft.
I would say regular checks rather than withdrawal from service.
 
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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Fri Jan 18, 2019 12:35 pm

Size of UN offices (2015):
- New York: 10,000 staff
- Geneva: 9,800 staff
- Vienna: 4,000 staff
- Nairobi: 4,000 staff

This should support quite an interesting stream of pax, visitors, conference attendees, etc.

But yes, the competition will be intense with ET (another diplomatic stronghold). Which will need to probably up its game and fly non-stop to ADD (which I understand is under discussion). There is an undocumented rumour that ET is seeking to obtain slots in ZRH.
 
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Fri Jan 18, 2019 4:10 pm

ME720 wrote:
xorrygva wrote:
It seems that it will be Kenya Airways. Formal announcement next week with more details.


Is the local market large enough for Ethiopian and Kenya airlines? I think that SN will feel the pinch! Many pax from the Geneva area transit through brussels en route to Africa.


The are also those travelling to Africa with AT.
 
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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Tue Jan 22, 2019 9:01 am

Geneva-Rome-Nairobi 4x a week flights now officially announced by GVA Airport:

http://www.gva.ch/fr/desktopdefault.aspx/tabid-434/1667_read-24511/
 
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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Tue Jan 22, 2019 10:37 am

Qeshm Air plans two weekly flight IKA-GVA.
Schedules will be 1200-1330 on Thursdays and Sundays with A320 (QB2111/2110) starting February 3rd.
There are however still paperwork issues on the swiss side.
Source : dpts.org
 
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Tue Jan 22, 2019 10:40 am

Btw, it has not been reported here but FI is going daily this summer on KEF-GVA leg and extending to year round 3 weekly as of Iata winter schedule 19.
 
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Tue Jan 22, 2019 10:43 am

xorrygva wrote:
Geneva-Rome-Nairobi 4x a week flights now officially announced by GVA Airport:

http://www.gva.ch/fr/desktopdefault.aspx/tabid-434/1667_read-24511/


In fact it's 2x weekly NBO-GVA-FCO-NBO and 2x weekly NBO-FCO-GVA-NBO
 
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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Tue Jan 22, 2019 10:56 am

Will the Gva-Fco leg on Kenya Airways be a 5th freedom flight?
 
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Re: Swiss Aviation Thread - 2019

Tue Jan 22, 2019 10:59 am

SpaceshipDC10 wrote:
xorrygva wrote:
Geneva-Rome-Nairobi 4x a week flights now officially announced by GVA Airport:

http://www.gva.ch/fr/desktopdefault.aspx/tabid-434/1667_read-24511/


In fact it's 2x weekly NBO-GVA-FCO-NBO and 2x weekly NBO-FCO-GVA-NBO


Indeed, thanks for the correction.

As mentioned by Kottok, next non-European flight to be announced in the coming months is likely IKA-GVA with Qeshm Air (subject to gov. approvals).

GVA is hopeful to announce another intercontinental service ahead of the opening of the new long-haul terminal in Q4 2020, discussions with the airline is well advanced. I personally believe that it will be CX but let's see ;)
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Night Photos Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon

Accidents Accident, incident and crash related photos

Air to Air Photos taken by airborne photographers of airborne aircraft

Special Paint Schemes Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries

Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground

Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos