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by enilria
Thu Apr 19, 2018 2:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL in China
Replies: 77
Views: 6935

Re: DL in China

You pulled crap data that some how magically doesn't show ATL-PVG as having more capacity than NRT-PVG even with the larger aircraft (I guess that is magic......or as per normal you are twisting it as hard as possible hoping no one is smart enough to catch it.) It's DL's filed schedule with OAG. Pl...

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by enilria
Thu Apr 19, 2018 2:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Provided Pilots To Replace Avianca Pilots Who Were Fired For Striking, ALPA Says
Replies: 10
Views: 2556

Re: Boeing Provided Pilots To Replace Avianca Pilots Who Were Fired For Striking, ALPA Says

Those Boeing pilots are scabs.......no way around it. No they are just for hire pilots that work on a contract basis. There’s a lot of them out there. Hey will not be seeking long term employment outside the USA I guarantee you that. Don't cabotage rules require an "in country" crew on do...

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by enilria
Thu Apr 19, 2018 1:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bloomberg: Spirit May Buy E190 or CS100
Replies: 25
Views: 3029

Bloomberg: Spirit May Buy E190 or CS100

I don't see a thread on this. Seems like a major strategy change. CASM would go up of course.... The ultradiscounter expects to seek proposals from planemakers “shortly,” having completed an evaluation of the options, Chief Commercial Officer Matt Klein said in an interview. He declined to say when ...

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by enilria
Wed Apr 18, 2018 3:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL in China
Replies: 77
Views: 6935

Re: DL in China

45% less block fuel and 37% less fuel per seat (give or take a % or 2) is a huge decrease in operating costs. To say nothing of the enhanced reliability of having an all-new airplane. A massive upgrade all the way around imho. The quote was "growing", not upgrading. 66 less seats is not g...

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by enilria
Tue Apr 17, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL in China
Replies: 77
Views: 6935

Re: DL in China

the carrier is deeply committed to growing its business in China, as shown by its introduction of A350-900 The A350-900 has 66 seats less than the 747-400 it replaced on some of the China routes. Growth in investment perhaps. 45% less block fuel and 37% less fuel per seat (give or take a % or 2) is...

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by enilria
Tue Apr 17, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Having Problems with Airbus Aircraft
Replies: 77
Views: 17238

Re: Alaska Having Problems with Airbus Aircraft

This just seems like AS whining about it so they make it easier/convince themselves to stick to all Boeing. Or maybe those words are true? Fanboy attitude makes you loose objectivity. Or be able to cancel the whole A321 NEO order without penalties I'm not a fanboy of either side, but that smells ri...

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by enilria
Tue Apr 17, 2018 3:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL in China
Replies: 77
Views: 6935

Re: DL in China

Zoedyn wrote:
the carrier is deeply committed to growing its business in China, as shown by its introduction of A350-900

The A350-900 has 66 seats less than the 747-400 it replaced on some of the China routes. Growth in investment perhaps.

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by enilria
Tue Apr 17, 2018 3:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United seeks to downgauge EWR-HAV service to Republic E175s
Replies: 34
Views: 4882

Re: United seeks to downgauge EWR-HAV service to Republic E175s

7673mech wrote:
Go back to watching Fox and Friends or Hannity.

So, you really didn't get the joke at all. I'll help out. Chipmunks rarely pay to fly, and few use kites for transportation.

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by enilria
Tue Apr 17, 2018 3:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Having Problems with Airbus Aircraft
Replies: 77
Views: 17238

Alaska Having Problems with Airbus Aircraft

This might explain some of the Alaska schedule reductions lately. Alaska said its Airbus jets have suffered from maintenance problems — plus flight cancellations that spurred customer complaints — for reasons beyond the airline's control. Alaska canceled several Virgin America flights over the past ...

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by enilria
Tue Apr 17, 2018 2:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAG considering placing a bid for Norwegian
Replies: 227
Views: 27971

Re: IAG considering placing a bid for Norwegian

Norwegian will be used to attack AF/KL LH ...or just liquidated... Why spend that money just to liquidated a brand that moves over 30 million pax a yer. A brand bigger than level and Vueling together. Why just dont use it for other markets? Buying norwegian wont be cheap. Norwegian SH is profitable...

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by enilria
Tue Apr 17, 2018 2:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 60 Minutes to skewer Allegiant Air this Sunday
Replies: 138
Views: 24851

Re: 60 Minutes to skewer Allegiant Air this Sunday

Journalism is simple. on the left is a good guy. on the right is a bad guy. in the middle is a fight. I think there is one key problem with journalism these days. -Journalists now get paid crap That results in two counter-effects. 1) Journalists 99% of the time no longer have any experience in the ...

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by enilria
Tue Apr 17, 2018 2:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United seeks to downgauge EWR-HAV service to Republic E175s
Replies: 34
Views: 4882

Re: United seeks to downgauge EWR-HAV service to Republic E175s

FAKE NEWS. If this were their real desires it would be "United seeks to downgauge EWR-HAV service to kite with one seat for carrying chipmunk" (Load factor still almost zero) Regarding "Load factor still almost zero", do you have the numbers to back up such a specious claim? And...

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by enilria
Mon Apr 16, 2018 9:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United seeks to downgauge EWR-HAV service to Republic E175s
Replies: 34
Views: 4882

Re: United seeks to downgauge EWR-HAV service to Republic E175s

FAKE NEWS. If this were their real desires it would be "United seeks to downgauge EWR-HAV service to kite with one seat for carrying chipmunk"

(Load factor still almost zero)

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by enilria
Mon Apr 16, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta To Replace 747 & 767 Fleet
Replies: 22
Views: 4889

Re: Delta To Replace 747 & 767 Fleet

It'll be interning to see what they order to replace the Convair 880s.

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by enilria
Mon Apr 16, 2018 5:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/15/2018: WS Drops YYC-DFW/ORD, BOS-YUL; UA Adds IAD-PBG; AS Trims More Transcons
Replies: 104
Views: 10650

Re: OAG Changes 4/15/2018: WS Drops YYC-DFW/ORD, BOS-YUL; UA Adds IAD-PBG; AS Trims More Transcons

I too question the purchase, and have since day one. Especially when I found out VX was carrying debt AND didn’t own their planes. But how much of the purchase was about SFO? From what’s been written on this forum, it was about west coast presence. Was it really mostly about SFO? And do you buy an ...

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by enilria
Mon Apr 16, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will the ME3 become irrelevant?
Replies: 63
Views: 7718

Re: Will the ME3 become irrelevant?

With all this talk about IST filling in due to strategic location, I was wondering would TLV maybe make more sense? The biggest problem is political fighting over Arab airspace, but earlier this year Saudi Arabia opened skies for Indian bound flights. Just wondering what you airline guys think abou...

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by enilria
Mon Apr 16, 2018 3:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will the ME3 become irrelevant?
Replies: 63
Views: 7718

Re: Will the ME3 become irrelevant?

With all this talk about IST filling in due to strategic location, I was wondering would TLV maybe make more sense? The biggest problem is political fighting over Arab airspace, but earlier this year Saudi Arabia opened skies for Indian bound flights. Just wondering what you airline guys think abou...

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by enilria
Mon Apr 16, 2018 3:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sun Country (SY) strands hundreds of passengers in Mexico and tells them to find their own way home
Replies: 214
Views: 20733

Re: Sun Country (SY) strands hundreds of passengers in Mexico and tells them to find their own way home

They either should have put the people on other airlines and paid the bill like a normal airline, or run a flight in the middle of the night like Delta often does and pick them up at 4am thereby not significantly disrupting the day time schedule. This is the kind of experience that invites governme...

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by enilria
Mon Apr 16, 2018 2:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will the ME3 become irrelevant?
Replies: 63
Views: 7718

Re: Will the ME3 become irrelevant?

I do not think Qatar will become irrelevant, Dubai is so congested and not every passengers likes their mammoth aircraft where one has to spend hours on queues. I like to travel with Qatar, especially when I have to connect to secondary cities because of their narrow body offerings. Said another wa...

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by enilria
Mon Apr 16, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/15/2018: WS Drops YYC-DFW/ORD, BOS-YUL; UA Adds IAD-PBG; AS Trims More Transcons
Replies: 104
Views: 10650

Re: OAG Changes 4/15/2018: WS Drops YYC-DFW/ORD, BOS-YUL; UA Adds IAD-PBG; AS Trims More Transcons

If AS can get higher yields pulling planes off LAX and SFO, then it's a smart move. Yes in this moment, but if they bought VX to symie B6 and then cede the markets they were most afraid of B6 gaining control over then they just saved B6 a lot of money and cost themselves the same. If they bought VX...

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by enilria
Mon Apr 16, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 60 Minutes to skewer Allegiant Air this Sunday
Replies: 138
Views: 24851

Re: 60 Minutes to skewer Allegiant Air this Sunday

Also, a lie. Allegiant doesn't have as many mechanics as other airlines. "Q-Is there anything that separates the maintenance systems at Allegiant from those at the larger carriers?" "A-...they don't have the number of mechanics, and we have seen problems with some of the contractors t...

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by enilria
Mon Apr 16, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 60 Minutes to skewer Allegiant Air this Sunday
Replies: 138
Views: 24851

Re: 60 Minutes to skewer Allegiant Air this Sunday

I don't know about what else was said, but this was a complete and total lie. "The business strategy which has produced 60 straight quarters of profits...requires the airline to keep costs down, and push the metal, keep the planes flying as often as possible" Average daily aircraft utiliza...

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by enilria
Mon Apr 16, 2018 1:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/15/2018: WS Drops YYC-DFW/ORD, BOS-YUL; UA Adds IAD-PBG; AS Trims More Transcons
Replies: 104
Views: 10650

Re: OAG Changes 4/15/2018: WS Drops YYC-DFW/ORD, BOS-YUL; UA Adds IAD-PBG; AS Trims More Transcons

So to clarify, is WS dropping ORD and DFW completely? Or is it just a seasonal adjustment? Also, if the former is the case, why isn’t WS dropping IAH as well? So, as of now, they May-Oct in 2017 with one route from each city to YYX. This year the service still starts in May, but ends 3rd week of Ju...

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by enilria
Mon Apr 16, 2018 1:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/15/2018: WS Drops YYC-DFW/ORD, BOS-YUL; UA Adds IAD-PBG; AS Trims More Transcons
Replies: 104
Views: 10650

Re: OAG Changes 4/15/2018: WS Drops YYC-DFW/ORD, BOS-YUL; UA Adds IAD-PBG; AS Trims More Transcons

If AS can get higher yields pulling planes off LAX and SFO, then it's a smart move. Yes in this moment, but if they bought VX to symie B6 and then cede the markets they were most afraid of B6 gaining control over then they just saved B6 a lot of money and cost themselves the same. If they bought VX...

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by enilria
Mon Apr 16, 2018 1:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAG considering placing a bid for Norwegian
Replies: 227
Views: 27971

Re: IAG considering placing a bid for Norwegian

Assuming IAG does take over Norwegian, could EI be the loser in the group ? If EI's ramp up of TATL operations is designed to pick up passengers who would otherwise transfer at LHR, freeing up capacity for O&D, Norwegian's ability to operate non-stop from mainland Europe could eat into this tra...

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by enilria
Mon Apr 16, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sun Country (SY) strands hundreds of passengers in Mexico and tells them to find their own way home
Replies: 214
Views: 20733

Re: Sun Country (SY) strands hundreds of passengers in Mexico and tells them to find their own way home

Why can't SY where USA airport can't go to MSP for cancel flight. Why can't SY fly ferry to Los Cabos to pick it up? SY can fly to MSP close nearby like RST or DBQ or DSM stay there for a few hours or overnight then snow is clear up fly back to MSP that's it. How stupid SY management are? Q No room...

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by enilria
Mon Apr 16, 2018 2:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/15/2018: WS Drops YYC-DFW/ORD, BOS-YUL; UA Adds IAD-PBG; AS Trims More Transcons
Replies: 104
Views: 10650

Re: OAG Changes 4/15/2018: WS Drops YYC-DFW/ORD, BOS-YUL; UA Adds IAD-PBG; AS Trims More Transcons

It showed up last week as well, must be some sort of filing error by Delta or GoJet. All the regionals publish a single flight to hold their IATA 2 letter code. BOS is kinda surprising *WS BOS-YUL JUL 2>0 AUG 2>0 SEP 2>0 OCT 2.0>0 NOV 1.9>0 DEC 1.9>0 *WS DFW-YYC JUL 1.0>0 AUG 1.0>0 SEP 1.0>0 OCT 0....

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by enilria
Sun Apr 15, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/15/2018: WS Drops YYC-DFW/ORD, BOS-YUL; UA Adds IAD-PBG; AS Trims More Transcons
Replies: 104
Views: 10650

OAG Changes 4/15/2018: WS Drops YYC-DFW/ORD, BOS-YUL; UA Adds IAD-PBG; AS Trims More Transcons

FAQ WHAT IS THIS REPORT? This compares departures for sale THIS WEEK for the stated period versus what was for sale LAST WEEK...It does NOT compare to last year or now (UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED). THE SCHEDULES SHOWN HERE CHANGE AFTER YOU POST??? -To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change of...

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by enilria
Fri Apr 13, 2018 5:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US-UAE Close to Agreement on Subsidy Fight??
Replies: 10
Views: 891

Re: UAE - US to solve subsidy dispute

The United Arab Emirates and the United States governments are in negotiations to solve the subsidy spat between the airlines of both nations. Under the negotiations, the airlines of the UAE, Emirates and Etihad, will disclose their accounting books to the American government and confirm that they ...

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by enilria
Fri Apr 13, 2018 12:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will the ME3 become irrelevant?
Replies: 63
Views: 7718

Re: Will the ME3 become irrelevant?

Morning all, With the introduction of the recent direct Australia to Europe flights (PER-LHR), https://dreamliner.qantas.com/article/qantas-to-fly-non-stop-perth-to-london And Qantas' challenge to Boeing and Airbus to produce aircraft that could Fly SYD to LHR and JFK direct, https://www.smh.com.au...

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by enilria
Thu Apr 12, 2018 7:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/8/2018: DL Drops EWR-CDG, EW Drops RSW-CGN;, Level Into EWR-ORY, WN Adds MDW-SNA, Y4 Drops LAX-ACA/PVR
Replies: 112
Views: 13517

Re: OAG Changes 4/8/2018: DL Drops EWR-CDG, EW Drops RSW-CGN;, Level Into EWR-ORY, WN Adds MDW-SNA, Y4 Drops LAX-ACA/PVR

Hub isn't really subjective. It is a term that implies passengers hubbing there, transferring. Focus cities have very little of that. Delta at LGA or American at DCA are in a grey area where they have significant transfer passengers, but still AFAIK well below 50%. Anyway, the difference between th...

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by enilria
Thu Apr 12, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL: "We Have Moved On" From Fighting Norwegian at DOT
Replies: 16
Views: 3290

Re: DL: "We Have Moved On" From Fighting Norwegian at DOT

So you don't think their move on attitude is due to one of the other TATL crew starting to make a bid to purchase then ultimately dismantle..... see other thread on IAG share purchase.... Any deal with a company where the goal is to dismantle it because their prices are too low *should* be refused ...

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by enilria
Thu Apr 12, 2018 7:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Q1 earnings thread
Replies: 25
Views: 4590

Re: Delta Q1 earnings thread

This doesn't bode well for Alaska earnings in a couple of weeks. Didn’t Alaska already give guidance that they were expecting a loss? Yes they did. AS will taking all the VX one-time merger charges to make a weak quarter even worse and get all the bad news out of the way in one shot. One-times don'...

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by enilria
Thu Apr 12, 2018 7:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is Frontier the new AirTran?
Replies: 12
Views: 2270

Re: Is Frontier the new AirTran?

Is Frontier the new AirTran? People have said NK for a while,especially with Fornaro now there, but to me if you replace ATL with DEN, you have a more national FL. Replace the MKE and BWI focuses with whichever cities F9 has focuses at now and it doesn’t look all that different to me. Anyone else s...

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by enilria
Thu Apr 12, 2018 3:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL: "We Have Moved On" From Fighting Norwegian at DOT
Replies: 16
Views: 3290

DL: "We Have Moved On" From Fighting Norwegian at DOT

On the Delta quarterly call during the media questions, Delta was asked if Delta had stopped fighting Norwegian with DOT in terms of their various operating licenses and ability to operate in the USA without restrictions. It was noted by the media "you have been fighting them for 3 years"....

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by enilria
Thu Apr 12, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAG considering placing a bid for Norwegian
Replies: 227
Views: 27971

Re: IAG considering placing a bid for Norwegian

In my opinion the enterprise has a negative value, so get out while it is good. If the Norwegian board doesn't sell, they should be held personally liable. You keep beating that horse, but it is based on nothing. They have lost money for one quarter. They made money in 2 of the 4 quarters in 2017 a...

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by enilria
Thu Apr 12, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAG considering placing a bid for Norwegian
Replies: 227
Views: 27971

Re: IAG considering placing a bid for Norwegian

IF, however unlikely, the EU competition authorities approve a deal for total control over DY, I could see IAG, after scaling back the model a bit in the home markets of UK/Spain/Ireland, actually expanding the Norwegian model a bit further. Let's face it, Level is unnecessary, and Norwegian and\or...

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by enilria
Thu Apr 12, 2018 2:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Q1 earnings thread
Replies: 25
Views: 4590

Re: Delta Q1 earnings thread

"Transatlantic saw a 12% RASM improvement." No ULCC impact yet. "Domestic hubs all showed revenue improvement except Seattle which saw a 20% capacity increase" Finally some kind of admission SEA isn't knocking the cover off the ball. This doesn't bode well for Alaska earnings in...

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by enilria
Thu Apr 12, 2018 2:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Q1 earnings thread
Replies: 25
Views: 4590

Re: Delta Q1 earnings thread

"The smallest equipment type is the least profitable across the board". Does that mean smaller plane makes fewer dollars (obviously) or smaller plane has lower profit margin? I suspect the former.

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by enilria
Thu Apr 12, 2018 2:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is AA starting ACY??
Replies: 17
Views: 3339

Re: Is AA starting ACY??

Except the Port Authority has nothing to do with ISP. ACY does. I don't believe ACY is still managed by the Port Authority. That happened fairly recently, probably in the aftermath of the UA Port Authority scandal. According to their official website they are still associated with PANYNJ.... http:/...

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by enilria
Thu Apr 12, 2018 2:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAG considering placing a bid for Norwegian
Replies: 227
Views: 27971

Re: IAG Looking into buying Norwegian

According to both Bloomberg and Norwegian media, IAG is looking into buying Norwegian, and had confirm their interest. What is also know is that they today have bought 4,6% of Norwegian’s shares. So this could be interesting IAG is smart to try to buy them. If the EU and DOT allow it they are crazy...

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by enilria
Thu Apr 12, 2018 2:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Q1 earnings thread
Replies: 25
Views: 4590

Re: Delta Q1 earnings thread

"Transatlantic saw a 12% RASM improvement." No ULCC impact yet.

"Domestic hubs all showed revenue improvement except Seattle which saw a 20% capacity increase"

Finally some kind of admission SEA isn't knocking the cover off the ball.

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by enilria
Wed Apr 11, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/8/2018: DL Drops EWR-CDG, EW Drops RSW-CGN;, Level Into EWR-ORY, WN Adds MDW-SNA, Y4 Drops LAX-ACA/PVR
Replies: 112
Views: 13517

Re: OAG Changes 4/8/2018: DL Drops EWR-CDG, EW Drops RSW-CGN;, Level Into EWR-ORY, WN Adds MDW-SNA, Y4 Drops LAX-ACA/PVR

Is there a difference between a “focus city” and any large market like LAX that just has a lot of flights because it is a big market? "Focus city", just like "hub", is a subjective term, but in my mind it denotes an operation that is O&D focused and has service to more than ...

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by enilria
Wed Apr 11, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is AA starting ACY??
Replies: 17
Views: 3339

Re: Is AA starting ACY??

ahj2000 wrote:
Balloonchaser wrote:
No.. Anything traded would go to ISP.

If anything AA would do ACY-DCA, ACY-CLT..

Except the Port Authority has nothing to do with ISP. ACY does.

I don't believe ACY is still managed by the Port Authority. That happened fairly recently, probably in the aftermath of the UA Port Authority scandal.

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by enilria
Tue Apr 10, 2018 6:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA dropping LGW - OAK
Replies: 9
Views: 2481

Re: BA dropping LGW - OAK

wedgetail737 wrote:
Did BA do the same thing last year?

No

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by enilria
Tue Apr 10, 2018 6:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What is origin of Spirit's NK IATA code?
Replies: 16
Views: 2641

Re: What is origin of Spirit's NK IATA code?

Spirit has always been NK, but where did that come from? Was it randomly assigned and they stuck with it? Or did it mean anything? Yes, I Googled this and searched the a.net archives for a similar topic, but I was unsuccessful. I always assumed it was based upon the industry abbreviation ARNK. &quo...

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by enilria
Tue Apr 10, 2018 6:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Analysis Concludes Airlines Use Earnings Calls to Collude on Supply
Replies: 6
Views: 1169

Re: Analysis Concludes Airlines Use Earnings Calls to Collude on Supply

1.4% is meaningless (and impossible to plan for) and I bet his methods do not take into account things like seasonal flying, scheduled MX and aircraft returns which are all schedule in advance normal things. He also uses data from 2002-2016 think of all the industry stuff going on and how that spre...

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by enilria
Tue Apr 10, 2018 4:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Analysis Concludes Airlines Use Earnings Calls to Collude on Supply
Replies: 6
Views: 1169

Analysis Concludes Airlines Use Earnings Calls to Collude on Supply

I absolutely agree that Wall Street browbeats the airlines into "capacity discipline" which is communicated through earnings calls, but I can't necessarily conclude that it represents an agreement between competitors. The effect is de facto the same, however. Capacity is constrained and fa...

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by enilria
Tue Apr 10, 2018 2:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is People Express Attempting Another Comeback?
Replies: 29
Views: 4357

Re: Is People Express Attempting Another Comeback?

SAY IT AIN'T SO ! ! ! OK, so it was a slow weekend. I found myself logging onto some old aviation-related website addresses, when I came across a link for the 2014 edition of People Express Airlines (PEOPLExpress). I clicked the link & found myself looking at a page titled "Fly People Expr...

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by enilria
Tue Apr 10, 2018 1:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/8/2018: DL Drops EWR-CDG, EW Drops RSW-CGN;, Level Into EWR-ORY, WN Adds MDW-SNA, Y4 Drops LAX-ACA/PVR
Replies: 112
Views: 13517

Re: OAG Changes 4/8/2018: DL Drops EWR-CDG, EW Drops RSW-CGN;, Level Into EWR-ORY, WN Adds MDW-SNA, Y4 Drops LAX-ACA/PVR

Thanks as always enilria! AS BOS-LAX SEP 3>2 OCT 3>2 AS BOS-SFO SEP 3>2 Kind of surprised these weren't starred. I know this is the 'low' season, but it's still pretty noncompetitive. B6 is running 5x to SFO and 4x to LAX. AA is running 6x to LAX. UA is running 6x to SFO. And DL/UA are at least mat...

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