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by ERJ170
Sun Feb 18, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going on at RDU - 2018
Replies: 137
Views: 9975

Re: What's going on at RDU - 2018

They sometimes use C8 and C10.. RDU is cute so it should not be a problem to get the gate space they need when they need it.. They can always use C21 if Delta CDG flight is not in

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by ERJ170
Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going on at RDU - 2018
Replies: 137
Views: 9975

Re: What's going on at RDU - 2018

Delta is steadily upgaugong flights, which is good and I think RDU will see some Cseries... but they need to announce some routes soon and quit tripping! Sheesh! And Alaska too! PDX and SAM please... and another SEA

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by ERJ170
Fri Feb 09, 2018 2:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going on at RDU - 2018
Replies: 137
Views: 9975

Re: What's going on at RDU - 2018

Maybe they will have enough staff to be able to works gates in T1 and T2... but the bigger question is.. Will DL respond? Will WN? Will anybody?

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by ERJ170
Fri Feb 09, 2018 1:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going on at RDU - 2018
Replies: 137
Views: 9975

Re: What's going on at RDU - 2018

So with F9 now having 15 destinations, is there a need for them to get another gate? if so, where will they go? Is the time now for them to go to T1?

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by ERJ170
Thu Feb 08, 2018 4:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going on at RDU - 2018
Replies: 137
Views: 9975

Re: What's going on at RDU - 2018

Looks like Frontier is expanding tomorrow according to the Frontier thread.. I looked and saw the following additions: BUF, IAH, MKE, MSY, SAT, SJU So the Frontier routes out of RDU are AUS, BUF, CVG, CLE, DEN, IAH, MKE, MCI, MSY, MCO, DEN, PVD, SAT, SJU, TTN, LAS, PHL Wonder if they will move to Te...

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by ERJ170
Sun Jan 28, 2018 7:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going on at RDU - 2018
Replies: 137
Views: 9975

Re: What's going on at RDU - 2018

Congratulations to RDU and 11.6 Million passengers... that’s some good numbers and been steadily increasing every year... international up 27% too... and added 9 new nonstops, 2 new cities, and 1 new airline...

What will the future hold? Is it sustainable?

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by ERJ170
Thu Jan 18, 2018 4:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going on at RDU - 2018
Replies: 137
Views: 9975

Re: What's going on at RDU - 2018

Capn wrote:

Do you know how many flights a day Delta has and how many gates they have ? Are they all in D ?
Thanks

Delta has 11 gates, uses 1 of the international gates, and recently has been using a couple of gates usually used by AA..

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by ERJ170
Thu Jan 18, 2018 12:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going on at RDU - 2018
Replies: 137
Views: 9975

Re: What's going on at RDU - 2018

As I think about it, how close is Terminal 2 to being at capacity? There are only 2 open gates and they are opposite ends of the Terminal... RDUAA says terminal expansion is not in their immediate plans but Terminal 1 is the only terminal with sufficient gate space and no one wants to really join WN...

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by ERJ170
Thu Jan 18, 2018 12:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Air Lines Network Thread - 2018
Replies: 292
Views: 26175

Re: Delta Air Lines Network Thread 2018

For RDU, I don’t see a huge route growth cause Delta and the airport in general is getting to capacity. Delta can take one more gate (D16) but then Terminal 2 would be fully claimed. I see aircraft up-gauges and less RJs (perhaps DL will push more 717 and eventually CSeries).. maybe a new destinatio...

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by ERJ170
Thu Jan 18, 2018 1:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going on at RDU - 2018
Replies: 137
Views: 9975

Re: What's going on at RDU - 2018

Lenovo is the main push for a China flight because they do not want to connect and they have put together the incentive package for a China flight. I think there is a couple other involved. But they can’t get it immediately because they runway has to be rebuilt.. so I wouldn’t say it’s would happen ...

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by ERJ170
Tue Jan 16, 2018 12:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska announces 8 destinations to be served from PAE
Replies: 167
Views: 19349

Re: Alaska to announce PAE destination tomorrow

I would assume that PAE route would be used to supplement AS highest frequency SEA routes... so that where I would look first... SFO, LAX, SAN, ???

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by ERJ170
Mon Jan 15, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going on at RDU - 2018
Replies: 137
Views: 9975

Re: What's going on at RDU - 2018

I am still hoping for someone to restart some of the regional routes like SAV, CHS, ORF, AVL, MEM, CAE, etc.. even if it’s a 9 seater

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by ERJ170
Mon Jan 15, 2018 4:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going on at RDU - 2018
Replies: 137
Views: 9975

Re: What's going on at RDU - 2018

So, what’s the thought on a UA club at RDU? They don’t seem to have too many outside their hubs and TX stations, but should RDU be talking to them about it or is the station too small. Thoughts?

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by ERJ170
Sun Jan 07, 2018 4:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta at SEA, BOS, and RDU
Replies: 159
Views: 12841

Re: Delta at SEA, BOS, and RDU

So does DL do much as far as JV or partner flights into their major stations? I don’t see them using their power (I.e. shares in the company) to get their JV or partners to fly into their bases... I wish they would do that more as I would love to see WestJet and Aeromexico into RDU... they are in th...

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by ERJ170
Fri Jan 05, 2018 12:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going on at RDU - 2018
Replies: 137
Views: 9975

Re: What's going on at RDU - 2018

Based on the completion of the new runway which is needed for the long haul flight.. yes. I believe, if DL is still active at RDU as it has been, it will be a DL or SkyTeam airline offering the flight. It’s not an if but a when. And I State this because they already have the incentive package togeth...

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by ERJ170
Thu Jan 04, 2018 7:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going on at RDU - 2018
Replies: 137
Views: 9975

Re: What's going on at RDU - 2018

Didn’t AS mention SAN as a potential from RDU when VX launches SFO

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by ERJ170
Thu Jan 04, 2018 6:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta at SEA, BOS, and RDU
Replies: 159
Views: 12841

Re: Delta at SEA, BOS, and RDU

So looks like they're shifting their focus to BOS now and away from RDU. Good question and I don’t see any answer to it up here... is RDU at status? There was one person assigned to just RDu for route planning, according to the Business Journal.. but maybe they are at capacity, saturation, or just ...

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by ERJ170
Thu Jan 04, 2018 3:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going on at RDU - 2018
Replies: 137
Views: 9975

Re: What's going on at RDU - 2018

Why no Spirit or Intrnational carrier?

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by ERJ170
Wed Jan 03, 2018 8:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going on at RDU - 2018
Replies: 137
Views: 9975

Re: What's going on at RDU - 2018

AA is a real hub and spoke... like United.. there really isn’t anywhere else to go except PHX and honestly, PHX adds nothing. PIT will probably go away and replaced by DL (if so, may be a way to get the 757W to POT) or WN... there is nothing else for AA to do..

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by ERJ170
Wed Jan 03, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going on at RDU - 2018
Replies: 137
Views: 9975

Re: What's going on at RDU - 2018

So, as other threads are doing.. what’s your RDU predictions? As for me... AC -YUL 1x daily CRJ AA - status quo AS - SAN 1x daily B6 - status quo DL - 3 new destinations (2 domestic, 1 international less than daily) F9 - 2 new destinations (less than daily) G4 - 1 new dastination (3 weekly) WN - sta...

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by ERJ170
Sun Dec 31, 2017 5:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's going on at RDU - 2018
Replies: 137
Views: 9975

Re: What's going on at RDU 2018

So when is DL gonna announce their RDU 2018 routes? From this Triangle Business Journal Sept article , Andy Renner, director of domestic network planning at Delta stated building on the network Delta has in place at RDU has been “a big part of my job over the past year. What you’ll continue to see i...

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by ERJ170
Sat Dec 30, 2017 8:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Austin Texas Thread - 2017
Replies: 152
Views: 12259

Re: Austin Texas Thread 2017

Something to think about is DL has 11-13 gates at RDU. Even before they started their focus city, they had 7-9 gates. So a RDu or MCO style focus city does require a lot of real estate. And they haven’t done a lot of expansion at RDU in a while.. so I would say having flights to all their hubs and f...

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by ERJ170
Mon Dec 25, 2017 4:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1
Replies: 442
Views: 48282

Re: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1

So Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays.... So I was thinking of RDu and it’s heydays during the AA hub so thought I would throw a little bit of data around, see what you guys thought. During AA hub, it’s peak daily departures was in 1992 with about 211 flights. Add in the other service, and RDU was over...

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by ERJ170
Fri Dec 22, 2017 8:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will there ever be a substantial relief airport for ATL?
Replies: 49
Views: 5145

Re: Will there ever be a substantial relief airport for tha ATL?

I would have said MEM served that purpose but IMO, DL is using RDU and MCO for relief.. as well as their FL P2P.. that’s probably taken some relief off.. even though they are mainly O&D stations, they are connecting stations too and clearing a few seats out of ATL that would allow more internati...

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by ERJ170
Wed Dec 13, 2017 2:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1
Replies: 442
Views: 48282

Re: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1

Looks like OneJet may want to give RDU another chance.. they appear to want to start BUF service. Thoughts? Other destinations onejet serves are ALB, CVG, CMH, BDL, IND, SDF, MKE, BNA, OMA, PVD, PIT, RIC. Of the routes they serve, I could see ALB, MKE, PIT, and SDF (finally). Would love to see them ...

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by ERJ170
Sun Dec 10, 2017 4:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1
Replies: 442
Views: 48282

Re: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1

Looks like no changes to RDU according to enilria post... no new destinations listed...

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by ERJ170
Sat Dec 09, 2017 11:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1
Replies: 442
Views: 48282

Re: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1

I wonder why CUN can get service, but Punta Cana and Montego Bay can’t from RDU? Lots of Midwest cities get Caribbean charter flights. Is there really that many more people wanting to go to those places in the Midwest than in the Triangle? I’m really wondering and not bad mouthing the Midwest. Even ...

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by ERJ170
Sat Dec 09, 2017 4:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1
Replies: 442
Views: 48282

Re: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1

I know MSY is technically served by G4, but it's less than daily. Surely MSY has to be on that list. Nope.. I guess 2 carriers on it, even if not daily, fulfills the airport wishes.. I guess if there was weekly service to Punta Cana and Montego Bay, that would be good too... I wonder what Airlines ...

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by ERJ170
Sat Dec 09, 2017 2:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1
Replies: 442
Views: 48282

Re: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1

Southwest, IMO, hasn’t shown much interest in RDU for a couple of years or more.. I wouldn’t count of much...

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by ERJ170
Sat Dec 09, 2017 1:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1
Replies: 442
Views: 48282

Re: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1

That I’m not sure but I’m gonna guess both ways????

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by ERJ170
Sat Dec 09, 2017 1:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1
Replies: 442
Views: 48282

Re: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1

So, been kinda low key here so I thought I would post RDUs wish list for domestic and international and see how you all gauge the possibility. I will first state that I think some of them are pretty low possibilities, but.. it will be interesting to see what the arm chair CEOs think. So, here we go....

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by ERJ170
Wed Nov 29, 2017 5:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada announces YYZ-OMA/PVD, YUL-PIT/BWI, YEG-SFO, YVR-SMF
Replies: 51
Views: 9447

Re: Air Canada announces YYZ-OMA/PVD, YUL-PIT/BWI, YEG-SFO, YVR-SMF

Nice adds but grrrrre for no YUL-RDU... I would have thought it woulda been high on the list.but congratulations everybody else

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by ERJ170
Tue Nov 21, 2017 10:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA to ILM
Replies: 46
Views: 7704

Re: UA to ILM

2 daily to each.. good win for ILM

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by ERJ170
Sun Nov 19, 2017 3:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 11/19/2017: AA +CLT-TUS, Drops ORD-MAN, PHX-IFP; AS Drops LAX-CUN, RNO-SNA; UA +DEN-BFF/COD/JAX/LBF/LBL
Replies: 104
Views: 19548

Re: OAG Changes 11/19/2017: AA +CLT-TUS, Drops ORD-MAN, PHX-IFP; AS Drops LAX-CUN, RNO-SNA; UA +DEN-BFF/COD/JAX/LBF/LBL

enilria wrote:
FAQ
AA PIT-RDU DEC 0.7>1.4

AX PIT-RDU DEC 1.0>0 JAN 1.0>0 FEB 1.0>0 MAR 1.0>0 APR 1.0>0 MAY 1.0>0 JUN 1.0>0 JUL 1.0>0



Does this mean it's going from Eagle to mainline or from contract to AA owned?

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by ERJ170
Sat Nov 18, 2017 1:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Future Expansion
Replies: 516
Views: 57361

Re: DL Future Expansion

So at RDU, the gate change has mostly occurred and DL now has 11 (+2) gates available. Since there are technically only 2 open gates left, Delta would need to be able to use these gates and they they would be maxed out at RDU. They use C1, 3, 7, D1, 3, 5, 6, 8, 9, 11, 13.. the International gate C24...

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by ERJ170
Mon Nov 06, 2017 12:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which US Airport Has the Poential to Become the Next Hub?
Replies: 120
Views: 14271

Re: Which US Airport Has the Poential to Become the Next Hub?

Why would DL turn RdU in to hub with ATL so close? Can’t think of a single city pair it would advantage over ATL. They have already shown what they think of a CVG and MEM, both redundant with ATL. (Well CVG probably more redundant with DTW). 2 things here... 1. DL called RDU a focus City.. and O&am...

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by ERJ170
Sat Nov 04, 2017 7:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What point-to-point major U.S. airline routes can you think of?
Replies: 34
Views: 3646

Re: What point-to-point major U.S. airline routes can you think of?

RDU-LHR wouldn’t be a P2P cause LHR is a One World hub, just like RDU-CDG wouldn’t be P2P cause CDG is a Skytem hub.. IMO

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by ERJ170
Sat Nov 04, 2017 2:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A.A. in Cancun, Saturday flights
Replies: 9
Views: 1290

Re: A.A. in Cancun, Saturday flights

I believe all of those destinations (save MCI, not sure) have at least 3 carriers on the CUN route.. but no flight to the Bahamas.. I'm shocked.. But there is probably a reason.. I"m just shocked though..

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by ERJ170
Wed Nov 01, 2017 6:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Doug Parker on United's Lack of a Southeast Hub
Replies: 196
Views: 20703

Re: Doug Parker on United's Lack of a Southeast Hub

RDU does not have the gate space for a UA hub... there are a few scattered gates in Terminal 2 and 4 open in Terminal 1 but not enough to create a hub. I suspect DL to eventually take over the 2 open gates near them in Concourse D.. and NK, if it comes, to be in terminal 1.. so until the 2040 Vision...

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by ERJ170
Sun Oct 22, 2017 12:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1
Replies: 442
Views: 48282

Re: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1

Was just looking st DL route map for RDU and was just wondering if any of these possibilities could be filled by DL to fill in their route gaps: MSY (G4 and WN - 3 weekly) DFW (AA) MEM (return? - unserved) MCI (F9 starting 2018) ORD (AA, WN@MDW, and UA - 12? daily) SYR (unserved) YYZ (AC 3 daily) CH...

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by ERJ170
Sat Oct 21, 2017 10:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1
Replies: 442
Views: 48282

Re: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1

American has service to every hub but Phoenix.. I think they feel they are well covered.. which is okay. I could only see them adjusting frequency or gauging aircraft size.. which is what they are typically doing... To me, it’s WN stagnation that has me surprised... I would think they would see othe...

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by ERJ170
Fri Oct 20, 2017 10:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1
Replies: 442
Views: 48282

Re: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1

If, by some chance, PDX and SCJ and SAN came on line.. that would round out all the West coast destinations needed for RDU.. but I’m just happy to see another airline...

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by ERJ170
Fri Oct 20, 2017 12:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Schedule Extension 11/02/17
Replies: 333
Views: 30532

Re: Southwest Schedule Extension 11/02/17

I’d like to see ANYTHING new out of RDU... ANYTHING..

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by ERJ170
Fri Sep 29, 2017 10:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is Delta Officially Calling RDU a Hub?
Replies: 13
Views: 2060

Re: Is Delta Officially Calling RDU a Hub?

So has the strategy for RDu set or is there more to come?

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by ERJ170
Sun Sep 24, 2017 3:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Future Expansion
Replies: 516
Views: 57361

Re: DL Future Expansion

I read the original is “cities with a few flights to the hubs getting additional daily flights to non-hub cities”... and separately that “several cities will get international flights”... 2 separate things... AUS was a “potential” but a contender with at least 6 other cities..so that means not all a...

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by ERJ170
Mon Sep 18, 2017 11:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1
Replies: 442
Views: 48282

Re: What's Going On At RDU - Part 1

There are quite a few 717 going through RdU for a couple of months... I wonder if they are gonna base a few here for a couple of months cause some don't appear to go through other hubs

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by ERJ170
Sun Sep 17, 2017 3:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier Announcing Multiple New Routes
Replies: 161
Views: 17906

Re: Frontier Expansion at SJC

Which would require a nonstop flight for that?

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by ERJ170
Sun Sep 17, 2017 2:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier Announcing Multiple New Routes
Replies: 161
Views: 17906

Re: Frontier Expansion at SJC

klm617 wrote:
Hopefully we will see SJC-DTW added it's a badly need link in the Detroit market.

Why is SJC-DTW badly needed? What connection is there between Motor City and Silicon Valley?

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by ERJ170
Sat Sep 09, 2017 11:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Future Expansion
Replies: 516
Views: 57361

Re: DL Future Expansion

Isn't LAS very low yield? Might can have full flights but are they gonna make money???

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by ERJ170
Sat Sep 09, 2017 6:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Future Expansion
Replies: 516
Views: 57361

Re: DL Future Expansion

You should put NYC instead of JFK because I believe LGA is a hub too

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