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by Cubsrule
Thu Jun 21, 2018 11:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to ban pit bulls as service or emotional support
Replies: 30
Views: 2168

Re: Delta to ban pit bulls as service or emotional support

...We took a delay on an AA flight a couple of nights ago for a passenger who did not want to keep her emotional support parrot (no, that's not a typo) in its cage but rather wanted to carry it in her shirt. But much to my surprise, once the gate agent, his supervisor, and the poor commuting WN pil...

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by Cubsrule
Thu Jun 21, 2018 8:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to ban pit bulls as service or emotional support
Replies: 30
Views: 2168

Re: Delta to ban pit bulls as service or emotional support

The concept of « emotional support » should be banned. This is ridiculous. Pitt Bull are the sweetest and nicest dog breed. Delta should ban the owners who train those dogs to be agressive, instead of banning those poor animals. I think a big part of the problem is that folks who utilize emotional ...

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by Cubsrule
Wed Jun 20, 2018 7:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 6/17/2018:AA Drops ORD-BIS/BOI/COS/RAP/RNO for Winter or More;SXM Cuts;DY Shuffle;EY Pares JFK-AUH
Replies: 87
Views: 11255

Re: OAG Changes 6/17/2018:AA Drops ORD-BIS/BOI/COS/RAP/RNO for Winter or More;SXM Cuts;DY Shuffle;EY Pares JFK-AUH

cledaybuck wrote:
enilria wrote:
*UA CLE-RSW JAN 0>0.7 FEB 0>0.9

I find it incredible UA flies this but not IAD-RSW.


RSW demand is pretty Midwest (and Germany)-centric. Sort of the opposite of PBI, which skews east coast.

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by Cubsrule
Wed Jun 20, 2018 5:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant's MD80s vs Delta's MD80s
Replies: 30
Views: 5455

Re: Allegiant's MD80s vs Delta's MD80s

All other MD-80 operators had complied with the order, and I believe AA was warned, and chose to ignore the FAA. . Well, if I am remembering the right incident (and I'm a bit hazy, I admit), this was a hypertechnical hose job, plain and simple. The AD came out, and while it said what needed to be d...

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by Cubsrule
Wed Jun 20, 2018 3:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On In Nashville? - 2018
Replies: 1267
Views: 71179

Re: What's Going On In Nashville? - 2018

While I am happy for AUS, take a look at the comparisons between the two cities from the DL S18 thread (http://www.airliners.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1396835 using 7/23/18 as flight date). BNA has more flights (41 vs. 27) and more seats (4,515 vs. 3,972). AUS has been space constrained and...

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by Cubsrule
Tue Jun 19, 2018 5:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS announces SMF-KOA
Replies: 51
Views: 4435

Re: AS announces SMF-KOA

More relevant to this post, I think, is the fact that there really aren't that many beach destinations within a similar distance from the west coast. SFO-HNL is essentially the same distance as SFO-CUN. The entire rest of the Caribbean is farther. So for a west coaster looking for a beach within a ...

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by Cubsrule
Tue Jun 19, 2018 4:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS announces SMF-KOA
Replies: 51
Views: 4435

Re: AS announces SMF-KOA

^^^ It amazes me how many people go to Hawaii for vacation. It’s treated as the ‘Holy Grail’ of places to go for so many Americans... I’ve never quite figured this out. It’s not exotic at all. Weather is good, and lots of beaches, sure. But what is the huge draw that fills all these flights day in ...

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by Cubsrule
Mon Jun 18, 2018 11:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What’s Going On With UA at ORD Today ... Air Traffic Control Issues?
Replies: 20
Views: 3339

Re: What’s Going On With UA at ORD Today ... Air Traffic Control Issues?

I don't think Chicago, this season ,has missed one single T-storm complex crossing the Midwest.. It has been a very active late spring/early summer this year. Heck, even PHX had a nasty rain event last week. Houston also has storms today, though it looks like the worst of it is south and east of IA...

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by Cubsrule
Mon Jun 18, 2018 10:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What’s Going On With UA at ORD Today ... Air Traffic Control Issues?
Replies: 20
Views: 3339

Re: What’s Going On With UA at ORD Today ... Air Traffic Control Issues?

I don't think Chicago, this season ,has missed one single T-storm complex crossing the Midwest.. It has been a very active late spring/early summer this year. Heck, even PHX had a nasty rain event last week. Houston also has storms today, though it looks like the worst of it is south and east of IAH.

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by Cubsrule
Sun Jun 17, 2018 7:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant's MD80s vs Delta's MD80s
Replies: 30
Views: 5455

Re: Allegiant's MD80s vs Delta's MD80s

DL also has some younger MD80s with the applicable upgrades to make them MD88s. DL also has an extremely robust tech ops division. (U)LCCs dont have very hood maintenance track records (G4 engine issues, and WN being fined after that one incident come to mind); although it seems NK has a good maint...

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by Cubsrule
Sun Jun 17, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Allegiant's MD80s vs Delta's MD80s
Replies: 30
Views: 5455

Re: Allegiant's MD80s vs Delta's MD80s

DL also has some younger MD80s with the applicable upgrades to make them MD88s. DL also has an extremely robust tech ops division. (U)LCCs dont have very hood maintenance track records (G4 engine issues, and WN being fined after that one incident come to mind); although it seems NK has a good maint...

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by Cubsrule
Sun Jun 17, 2018 2:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On In Nashville? - 2018
Replies: 1267
Views: 71179

Re: What's Going On In Nashville? - 2018

I don’t think YUL is totally out of the question. In the last round of transborder expansion, AC added some secondary cities to YUL (PIT and RDU IINM). BNA is reasonably similar to those markets. Alas, RDU was left out of the YUL expansion and still waiting for something new from AC... It may have ...

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by Cubsrule
Sun Jun 17, 2018 12:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On In Nashville? - 2018
Replies: 1267
Views: 71179

Re: What's Going On In Nashville? - 2018

The other thing I'd like to know is when will WS upgauge BNA-YYZ to mainline permanently. They have been experimenting with some mainline on the route for the summer, but I think it could be permanent. I think it could be permanent too. For a future, oddball new route out of Nashville, I could see ...

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by Cubsrule
Sat Jun 16, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to cut Seattle-Hong Kong, announces Seattle-Osaka
Replies: 278
Views: 24316

Re: Delta to cut Seattle-Hong Kong, announces Seattle-Osaka

Topic title should be corrected. The "replacement route" is Seattle/Kansai, not Seattle/Osaka. The Osaka airport is Itami, ITM (or city code, OSA), which has no international service. KIX is not "Osaka International" (which ITM was until 1994), it is Kansai International. With t...

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by Cubsrule
Sat Jun 16, 2018 4:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On In Nashville? - 2018
Replies: 1267
Views: 71179

Re: What's Going On In Nashville? - 2018

southwest1675 wrote:
I wonder if DL could send a 757 to LAX.


With both AA and WN apparently going to three flights, and having superior hub options for additional connecting options, DL probably needs the frequency more so than gauge.

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by Cubsrule
Sat Jun 09, 2018 10:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta 757 Capitals Charter Flight
Replies: 27
Views: 2334

Re: Delta 757 Capitals Charter Flight

The utilization on the 75C flight can, depending on time of year, be pretty low. Sometimes the 75C will wait for a team for several days. This is more obvious at some airports than at others. For instance, when DL needs to park a 75C in Chicago they often put it on a C gate at MDW, where it is easil...

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by Cubsrule
Mon Jun 04, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 6/3/2018:AA Adds DFW-BUF/DRT/ILM/SRQ,MIA-GSP/TYS;DL LAS-CDG for CES
Replies: 78
Views: 9975

Re: OAG Changes 6/3/2018:AA Adds DFW-BUF/DRT/ILM/SRQ,MIA-GSP/TYS;DL LAS-CDG for CES

Do snowbirds really head to JAX in any significant numbers? I never think of Jacksonville/St. Augustine when I'm thinking warm weather get-a-way. Generally Jacksonville-Daytona gets reliably warm by the end of Feb; so, yes, snowbirds can go later in the season. Sanford is probably a better choice t...

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by Cubsrule
Mon Jun 04, 2018 3:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Status of DL mainline at SHV
Replies: 13
Views: 1550

Re: Status of DL mainline at SHV

High prices have plagued SHV for years. It’s geography doesn’t do it very many favors either. It’s been said up to 50% of passengers leak to other airports if I recall. I believe it. It's too bad, it's a nice little airport, easy to get in/out of. Flights are typically 30-50% cheaper out of DAL, DF...

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by Cubsrule
Sun Jun 03, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 6/3/2018:AA Adds DFW-BUF/DRT/ILM/SRQ,MIA-GSP/TYS;DL LAS-CDG for CES
Replies: 78
Views: 9975

Re: OAG Changes 6/3/2018:AA Adds DFW-BUF/DRT/ILM/SRQ,MIA-GSP/TYS;DL LAS-CDG for CES

What does TYS/GSO-MIA do to CLT for AA? Not much. A few passengers flying stuff like TYS-CUN or GSO-SJU might shift over but CLT is first and foremost a powerhouse domestic hub and probably second a hub for the big Europe markets, and MIA service doesn’t really affect either of those except insofar...

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by Cubsrule
Sun Jun 03, 2018 5:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 6/3/2018:AA Adds DFW-BUF/DRT/ILM/SRQ,MIA-GSP/TYS;DL LAS-CDG for CES
Replies: 78
Views: 9975

Re: OAG Changes 6/3/2018:AA Adds DFW-BUF/DRT/ILM/SRQ,MIA-GSP/TYS;DL LAS-CDG for CES

Thanks, as always, enilria. Glad to see Del Rio,TX get service again. After Texas Sky experimented with a DFW-DRT flight and then ended it last year or so, figured they'd never have service again. Hope it sustains. Thanks for your efforts,best part if Sunday (during the NFL offseason). I'll take the...

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by Cubsrule
Sun Jun 03, 2018 4:46 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: (Why) do US airlines not admit their Business Class passengers into their business lounges?
Replies: 42
Views: 5460

Re: (Why) do US airlines not admit their Business Class passengers into their business lounges?

let me preface this by saying that I've never flown J within Europe. I have done so occasionally in the US. Personally, I only see value in a lounge in a connection situation, and have no use for them in a non-stop flight scenario. It's fair if you don't use them, but should be pretty easy to pictu...

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by Cubsrule
Sun Jun 03, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On In Nashville? - 2018
Replies: 1267
Views: 71179

Re: What's Going On In Nashville? - 2018

Since my employer moved me to AA, and I fly WN on my own dime, how is the gate usage on B? I haven't been in awhile. You have three carriers down there with two or less daily flights, some less than daily. They should be CUTE gates. I suspect it's going to get tight when IAB goes under construction...

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by Cubsrule
Sun Jun 03, 2018 3:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATL Approach Departure Configuration
Replies: 6
Views: 835

Re: ATL Approach Departure Configuration

Some ATL local may be able to tell you when the taxiway around the departure end of 26R went in. Since then, west flow is more efficient and safer and is the preferred calm weather configuration. East flow is most common in IMC conditions and early mornings (redeye and South America arrivals).

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by Cubsrule
Sat Jun 02, 2018 2:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China Eastern to launch Shanghai - Pittsburgh charters
Replies: 67
Views: 6067

Re: China Eastern to launch Shanghai - Pittsburgh charters

As far as your seeming offense about Americans being characterized as "insular" and "uncultured", that's really quite a different topic, and has little bearing on the ease of travel as is the point of my post. No offense at all because I've never seen you make comments like that...

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by Cubsrule
Sat Jun 02, 2018 12:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China Eastern to launch Shanghai - Pittsburgh charters
Replies: 67
Views: 6067

Re: China Eastern to launch Shanghai - Pittsburgh charters

I can't imagine a more awful way to travel. I like to really experience a place and what is has to offer and dig in to the local culture if I'm going to travel half way around the world - and I certainly hate being shuttled around like cattle. Just me though, I can understand why some people enjoy ...

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by Cubsrule
Fri Jun 01, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: The Downgrade of Hawaii Inflight Service
Replies: 42
Views: 5315

Re: The Downgrade of Hawaii Inflight Service

There's a lot of thread about this, but it usually ended up with airline apologist saying 'Big deal!', 'get over it', 'fly hawaiian if you want that crappy airline meal', etc. As someone who doesn't live in the US, it doesn't make any sense at all for me. They should give the same offering with the...

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by Cubsrule
Thu May 31, 2018 10:49 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The Indy 500 ATL-MDW-ORD-ATL on Delta
Replies: 8
Views: 1907

Re: The Indy 500 ATL-MDW-ORD-ATL on Delta

Thanks for the report. Too bad all three races on Sunday were pretty lousy (the last few 500s with the old aero package were much better, and I’ll probably get banned if I post my thoughts on the Kyle Busch parade).

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by Cubsrule
Thu May 31, 2018 10:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China Eastern to launch Shanghai - Pittsburgh charters
Replies: 67
Views: 6067

Re: China Eastern to launch Shanghai - Pittsburgh charters

Sorry, but I would think NYC would be more attractive to the Chinese visitors than PIT. That's a very antiquated point of view the tourist industry doesn't just revolve around huge metropolitan areas. Saying that Pittsburgh is a fun place to visit you or me who can fly there in an hour is a much di...

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by Cubsrule
Thu May 31, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest makes emergency landing after passenger smokes joint
Replies: 48
Views: 4370

Re: Southwest makes emergency landing after passenger smokes joint

The article says only 32 remaining passengers on the plane! That is crazy!! I've never seen a WN flight less than 100 passengers in probably 30-40 WN flights in my life. Sounds like a route that might need an adjustment. Because of the complex aircraft flows, one-off low l/f flights aren't that unc...

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by Cubsrule
Wed May 30, 2018 9:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest ask mother to prove Bi-racial child is her own
Replies: 199
Views: 11753

Re: Southwest ask mother to prove Bi-racial child is her own

Really? Both parents were present. I've flown with my wife (different last name) and my two kids for years and never once has anyone cited "federal law" to tell me that I had to show a birth certificate. Contract of carriage requires an ID for all fliers. I've been asked to produce birth ...

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by Cubsrule
Tue May 29, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: The Downgrade of Hawaii Inflight Service
Replies: 42
Views: 5315

Re: The Downgrade of Hawaii Inflight Service

Simply put: how many people spontaneously go to HI? Not many people in my tax bracket. So FF adds to the problem, but in the end probably 90%+ of tickets sold, no matter Y or not, are sold at advance prices. There's just crap margin on these routes. I'm not so sure the margins are that bad, at leas...

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by Cubsrule
Tue May 29, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tupelo Airport Stored Planes
Replies: 13
Views: 2804

Re: Tupelo Airport Stored Planes

On the subject of Tupelo would AA ever start service to DFW like they have other small markets. Toyota has a plant nearby and Toyota US headquarters is in DFW area. Sent from my SM-G950U using Tapatalk Not unless they they bid for the EAS contract. TUP Air service has deteriorated significantly ove...

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by Cubsrule
Mon May 28, 2018 9:10 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best/Easiest connection on DELTA from Europe to SAN
Replies: 18
Views: 1001

Re: Best/Easiest connection on DELTA from Europe to SAN

I would still opt for LAX due wide choice of flights and low chance of ATC/weather issues. If you really don't want to drive, then fly up. DL has half dozen flights between cities meant specifically for connecting customers. It requires a cab or Uber to Union Station, but Amtrak isn’t a bad option ...

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by Cubsrule
Mon May 28, 2018 8:59 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best/Easiest connection on DELTA from Europe to SAN
Replies: 18
Views: 1001

Re: Best/Easiest connection on DELTA from Europe to SAN

I would still opt for LAX due wide choice of flights and low chance of ATC/weather issues. If you really don't want to drive, then fly up. DL has half dozen flights between cities meant specifically for connecting customers. It requires a cab or Uber to Union Station, but Amtrak isn’t a bad option ...

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by Cubsrule
Mon May 28, 2018 7:38 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best/Easiest connection on DELTA from Europe to SAN
Replies: 18
Views: 1001

Re: Best/Easiest connection on DELTA from Europe to SAN

For TATL-SAN, DTW probably involves the fewest steps/shortest distance traveled, as both flights are likely to use mid-A gates. You may lose a few scheduling options but for me that’s a worthwhile trade for the connecting experience.

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by Cubsrule
Sat May 26, 2018 7:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 1146
Views: 68874

Re: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2018

I think if IND gets above 50 departures with some additional p2p flights it will be officially considered a focus city. 1xAUS 1xBDL 1xSAT 2xSLC 2xLAX 1xRSW (Seasonally daily) 1xTPA (Seasonally daily) 1xLAS Would get close to 50, if you add in well timed feeder flights to MEM, JAX, MSY, and MKE whic...

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by Cubsrule
Sat May 26, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 1146
Views: 68874

Re: Indianapolis Aviation Thread - 2018

So what do we consider to be a focus city? DL already serves MCO, RSW, MIA and RDU in addition to two international destinations (CUN and CDG). They have to be one of the front runners for the Asia service as well. I think if IND gets above 50 departures with some additional p2p flights it will be ...

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by Cubsrule
Fri May 25, 2018 6:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On In Nashville? - 2018
Replies: 1267
Views: 71179

Re: What's Going On In Nashville? - 2018

Smart move. No one else will wind up in it. Who wound up in it? Southwest: https://www.google.com/search?q=plane+off+taxiway+in+nashville&rls=com.microsoft:en-US:IE-Address&tbm=isch&source=iu&ictx=1&fir=eOWLbMC6S5p5qM%253A%252CGt8IFDxtlki57M%252C_&usg=__NrjJrNg7JiOj-vPlIAdVx...

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by Cubsrule
Thu May 24, 2018 8:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's Going On In Nashville? - 2018
Replies: 1267
Views: 71179

Re: What's Going On In Nashville? - 2018

DL717 wrote:
tys777 wrote:
BNA just posted a video to Facebook about the fill in of the hole.



Smart move. No one else will wind up in it.


Who wound up in it?

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by Cubsrule
Wed May 23, 2018 12:25 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Turnover time / WOW / Us Airports
Replies: 13
Views: 1929

Re: Turnover time / WOW / Us Airports

Apologize, I was a bit lazy on that post. Did the research, it varies from 85 to 115 minutes depending what US airport it is. Pretty quick compared to legacies long haul acft. The WOW business model is definately an interesting smart one. The problem with the business model that WW does not really ...

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by Cubsrule
Tue May 22, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: US Airspace Reallocation
Replies: 11
Views: 1933

Re: US Airspace Reallocation

MDW is class C because the ORD class B covers the most important sectors that need to be protected anyway. The South side of MDW really only needs to be protected by Class C because there's not much else down there. It's also to reinforce that the needs of the ORD Class B are more important than th...

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by Cubsrule
Tue May 22, 2018 7:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's the purpose of this Antonov plane? (AN-124)
Replies: 18
Views: 1969

Re: What's the purpose of this Antonov plane? (AN-124)

I heard in an automotive industry report that the Ford F-150 is so important to Ford that when a supplier's factory and machinery went on fire and halted production very recently they chartered in an Antonov to return the machine to the manufacturer for repair. A couple of money is no obstacle jobs...

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by Cubsrule
Tue May 22, 2018 3:32 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Airlines and Gate Use
Replies: 17
Views: 2223

Re: Airlines and Gate Use

CUTE wouldn’t lead to any better utilization. It might or might not lead to more opportunities for new entrants. Unless multiple airlines are running virtually identical scheduled arrival/departure times from an outstation, how could it not? Multiple airlines using the same gate vs. 1? Well, go ahe...

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by Cubsrule
Mon May 21, 2018 11:50 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Airlines and Gate Use
Replies: 17
Views: 2223

Re: Airlines and Gate Use

SYR is a prime example of why the non-usage of CUTE at most US airports leads to ridiculously poor gate utilization at many non-hub airports, and a perceived lack of gates, when in fact most of them sit empty for most of the day. CUTE wouldn’t lead to any better utilization. It might or might not l...

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by Cubsrule
Mon May 21, 2018 11:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier: Drunk, CrimeFederal Charges For Man Caught Peeing In-Flight
Replies: 48
Views: 4501

Re: Frontier: Drunk, CrimeFederal Charges For Man Caught Peeing In-Flight

Attributing this passenger's actions to F9 is tantamount to attributing a drunk driving accident on the car manufacturer. Headline Reads- "Drunk driver in silver Mercedes hits another motorist". You exclaim- "Mercedes is really winning the race to the lowest". Doesn't make much ...

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by Cubsrule
Mon May 21, 2018 6:31 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Airlines and Gate Use
Replies: 17
Views: 2223

Re: Airlines and Gate Use

There is certainly also some convenience associated with more space. In about the 2005/2006 timeframe, NW made an effort to equip outstations with large numbers of regional movements with at least one jet bridge with an automatically extendable ramp/bridge piece (to reach over the steps on CRJs) and...

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by Cubsrule
Mon May 21, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SLC Concourse G?
Replies: 3
Views: 756

Re: SLC Concourse G?

This is similar to what happened at MDW during its renovation, when there were simultaneously parts of the old concourses and new concourses in operation. IIRC, "old" A, B, and C were renamed F, G, and H.

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by Cubsrule
Mon May 21, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CU972 operated by Global Air down near HAV
Replies: 452
Views: 70691

Re: CU972 operated by Global Air down near HAV

freight planes carry as a general rule only flight crew and freight. When a freighter goes down tears are shed by one or two immediate familes, not many hundreds and as you can see on other threads here the 732 is only being flown by operators who have special requirements. it is not being used as ...

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by Cubsrule
Mon May 21, 2018 1:45 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Turnover time / WOW / Us Airports
Replies: 13
Views: 1929

Re: Turnover time / WOW / Us Airports

Apologize, I was a bit lazy on that post. Did the research, it varies from 85 to 115 minutes depending what US airport it is. Pretty quick compared to legacies long haul acft. The WOW business model is definately an interesting smart one. The problem with the business model that WW does not really ...

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by Cubsrule
Mon May 21, 2018 1:23 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Scheduling Quirks: DL versus the rest
Replies: 19
Views: 4115

Re: Scheduling Quirks: DL versus the rest

A few observations that may help on your questions on DL versus other carriers: 1) DL has a relatively long history of mainline RONs to smaller stations, especially in the southeast and mid-Atlantic. Ten years ago, many cities like CRW and ILM had no mainline legacy service other than their DL RONs,...

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