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by lightsaber
Fri Aug 17, 2018 12:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What will supersede the Boeing 717
Replies: 8
Views: 625

Re: What will supersede the Boeing 717

The 717 became popular when they became cheap in quantity. Midwest went bankrupt and the 717 sat (mostly) until AeroMexico realized they couldn't afford E190 leases. When AeroMexico went bankrupt, Volotea accepted the 717 on rumored cheap leases. If Volotea could get out of leases, they would buy us...

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by lightsaber
Thu Aug 16, 2018 11:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF/KLM Unions bristle as Air Canada Exec tipped for CEO
Replies: 26
Views: 3532

Re: AF/KLM Unions bristle as Air Canada Exec tipped for CEO

People impeed progress on an accent? I work with Russian, Thai, New York, and even Paris English accents. One neighbor has a Paris accent, another a Turkish accent despite being in the USA and case. My daughters have friends with Tokyo and Korean accents. Why waste the time? If you can understand, w...

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by lightsaber
Thu Aug 16, 2018 11:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?
Replies: 702
Views: 49078

Re: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?

Air India board meets Friday. https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/companies/air-india-crisis-board-to-discuss-financial-plan-on-friday-2850681.html/amp It sounds like a substantial change in financial status. As to my comments on connections, if they are now as easy as the competition, that i...

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by lightsaber
Thu Aug 16, 2018 10:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 797 Discussion Thread - 2018
Replies: 2842
Views: 342880

Re: Boeing 797 Discussion Thread - 2018

https://leehamnews.com/2018/08/15/some-suppliers-consider-sitting-out-boeings-nma-program/ suggests some suppliers may walk away from the 797 program rather than accept Boeing's demands for low initial price and little/no life time revenue stream. I kind of feel the piece is all over the place. It ...

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by lightsaber
Thu Aug 16, 2018 6:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 797 Discussion Thread - 2018
Replies: 2842
Views: 342880

Re: Boeing 797 Discussion Thread - 2018

But also consider, these suppliers are privy to much more information than is public at this time and are probably quite capable of recognizing where there may be commonality. I'm sure it's part of the discussions. Interestingly enough (or perhaps not) in our non-av Tesla thread ( http://www.airlin...

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by lightsaber
Thu Aug 16, 2018 6:16 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Do Boeing hold a grudge against Pratt & Whitney?
Replies: 18
Views: 1064

Re: Do Boeing hold a grudge against Pratt & Whitney?

This kind of issue has been discussed numerous times on A.net. Large companies are beholden to their shareholders. They don't make multi-billion dollar business decisions because someone has a "grudge". The make decisions based on the best business decision for the company, customers, and...

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by lightsaber
Thu Aug 16, 2018 5:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Death of 747-400 Greatly Exaggerated
Replies: 48
Views: 7551

Re: Death of 747-400 Greatly Exaggerated

My data says that there are only 142 passenger 744s in service (including two Combis and Qantas's six -400ERs) and 49 in storage, while 205 have been retired and six written-off. Qantas will be out of 747s by 2020, KLM is drawing down its fleet, really only leaving CI, KE, BA and LH as major operat...

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by lightsaber
Thu Aug 16, 2018 5:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF/KLM Unions bristle as Air Canada Exec tipped for CEO
Replies: 26
Views: 3532

Re: AF/KLM Unions bristle as Air Canada Exec tipped for CEO

IPFreely wrote:
ubeema wrote:
French pilot Unions are already threatening 15 day action if new leadership does not open negotiations for salary raises.


This was going to happen regardless of who became CEO.

Agreed.

AF costs must be brought under control, or split off KLM. The only commonality is DL JVs.

Lightsaber

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by lightsaber
Thu Aug 16, 2018 5:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Adds Former Spirit CEO to Board
Replies: 41
Views: 3901

Re: JetBlue Adds Former Spirit CEO to Board

I get the impression B6 has more of revenue problem than a cost problem - I'm not quite sure how BBB helps with that. They need someone that specializes in revenue development. Jetblue has a cost problem compared to ULCCs and a revenue problem compared to legacies. I just wonder whether he was brou...

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by lightsaber
Thu Aug 16, 2018 4:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COK (INDIA) Closed Due to Major Flooding
Replies: 7
Views: 1112

Re: COK (INDIA) Closed Due to Major Flooding

Its the worst rain Kerala has ever recorded to date. And this is a state which sees torrential rains every monsoon 500-year storms are becoming more like 5-year ones, but yeah no climate change is happening as some want to believe. So beyond typical design criteria. Thank you. Much of the climate c...

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by lightsaber
Thu Aug 16, 2018 4:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Adds Former Spirit CEO to Board
Replies: 41
Views: 3901

Re: JetBlue Adds Former Spirit CEO to Board

I think this JetBlue in trouble narrative is a little overblown. They are not in trouble. They want to do better. Everybody wants to do better. It's far from the same thing. Delta wants to do better. Are they in trouble? Being more like a ULCC is not being a ULCC. There are steps they can take to c...

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by lightsaber
Thu Aug 16, 2018 3:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?
Replies: 702
Views: 49078

Re: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?

A blog did a detailed analysis of grounded Air India aircraft. 17 out of service, IMHO far too many: 1 A319 (that is fine) 2 A320 (wee bit high) 1 77L (maintenance?) 4 A321, 20% of the fleet, so half prior posts of mine 4 788s (way too high) 5 77W, what!?! https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/69...

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by lightsaber
Thu Aug 16, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jet Airways: reports cash running out
Replies: 159
Views: 20942

Re: Jet Airways: reports cash running out

How can failing to hold a scheduled conference call be attributed to bad PR? Any company, in particular a company that had a bad previous quarter must provide timely information or the worst is assumed. In my opinion, last quarter was the worst in Indian aviation. If Boeing had LEAP engines, SpiceJe...

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by lightsaber
Thu Aug 16, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?
Replies: 702
Views: 49078

Re: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?

Not only expensive, but a breach of the lease, unless the leasee has obtained the leasor's approval. This wouldn't be unreasonably withheld, because receiving lease payments for an aircraft that is not accruing any hours or cycles, is highly profitable for the leasor, providing the removed parts ar...

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by lightsaber
Thu Aug 16, 2018 2:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?
Replies: 702
Views: 49078

Re: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?

A blog did a detailed analysis of grounded Air India aircraft. 17 out of service, IMHO far too many: 1 A319 (that is fine) 2 A320 (wee bit high) 1 77L (maintenance?) 4 A321, 20% of the fleet, so half prior posts of mine 4 788s (way too high) 5 77W, what!?! https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/699...

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by lightsaber
Wed Aug 15, 2018 9:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Amazon Fleet Growth - 2018
Replies: 454
Views: 52184

Re: Amazon Fleet Growth - 2018

Hello, talking about N1619A, conversion is ready but still some maintenance work to do on it! For N1487A working is in progress. Welcome to a.net. We welcome the information you provide. If you ever post something in error: 1. Edit the post with the pencil or 2. Email moderators@airliners.net and o...

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by lightsaber
Wed Aug 15, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Domestic 777 Replacment
Replies: 103
Views: 14048

Re: UA Domestic 777 Replacment

Tomorrow, Monday, Qantas has 38 flights between Sydney and Melbourne (between QF and JQ). They start at 0600 and are every 15 mins during the peak the changing to every 30 mins to an hour during the middle of the day. They operate a mix of 738 and a330 on these flights. I’ve jumped on a 5pm from Sy...

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by lightsaber
Wed Aug 15, 2018 1:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COK (INDIA) Closed Due to Major Flooding
Replies: 7
Views: 1112

Re: COK (INDIA) Closed Due to Major Flooding

Great to be solar powered, bad to have insufferable dranage, runway height, and pumps. Was this a 500 year storm? If not...

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by lightsaber
Wed Aug 15, 2018 12:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?
Replies: 702
Views: 49078

Re: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?

bashing Air India are indulging in conjecture based on a little figment dug up from somewhere. I heard, Banwarilal said....! AI certainly wouldn't be having so many problems paying its bills if the Govt paid its dues on time. Forget market price for the services rendered, just what they owe the air...

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by lightsaber
Wed Aug 15, 2018 12:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest latest airline to restrict service, emotional support animals
Replies: 28
Views: 3321

Re: Southwest latest airline to restrict service, emotional support animals

Excluding service dogs (seeing eye dogs, rescue dogs, police/fire), everything should be a pet and charge $100 (or whatever WN charges). I fly with my pet. I won't fly an airline that won't fly my pet. DL charged me $250 round trip last time, I'm ok with that. It is a pet! That is what all these cre...

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by lightsaber
Wed Aug 15, 2018 1:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 60 years ago today, Pan Am received its first 707
Replies: 61
Views: 5584

Re: 60 years ago today, Pan Am received its first 707

Wow...
I recommend the book Skygods. It goes into the negotiations to create a different 707 than the one Boeing originally marketed due to Juan Trippe.

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by lightsaber
Wed Aug 15, 2018 1:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jet Airways: reports cash running out
Replies: 159
Views: 20942

Re: Jet Airways: reports cash running out

Which sectors do they have a near monopoly? They are a late entrant with 40% market share. They shouldn't yet be able to act as a monopoly. Lightsaber With their expansion they do have near monopoly in many sectors. Look at Surat, they now have a pan India network out of there. A friend of mine liv...

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by lightsaber
Wed Aug 15, 2018 1:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jet Airways: reports cash running out
Replies: 159
Views: 20942

Re: Jet Airways: reports cash running out

Indigo is currently increasing capacity rapidly and has near monopoly in many sectors. [/quote] Which sectors do they have a near monopoly? They are a late entrant with 40% market share. They shouldn't yet be able to act as a monopoly. They'll continue doing so. So how can improvement in yields of j...

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by lightsaber
Tue Aug 14, 2018 12:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indian Aviation Thread - 2018 (2)
Replies: 931
Views: 48458

Re: Indian Aviation Thread - 2018 (2)

Indigo will accept delivery of the A321NEO this year: https://www.financialexpress.com/infrastructure/airlines-aviation/more-fuel-efficient-and-higher-seating-capacity-indigo-to-take-delivery-of-its-first-a321-neo-this-year/1276966/ “… what we are planning right now is taking one extra fuel tank whi...

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by lightsaber
Tue Aug 14, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indian Aviation Thread - 2018 (2)
Replies: 931
Views: 48458

Re: Indian Aviation Thread - 2018 (2)

SpiceJet Q1FY19 results: Capacity up 14% Revenue up 20% PAT INR -38.1 cr vs INR 175.2 crore PAT includes exceptional charge of INR 63.5 cr related to case against Marans. PAT before exceptional items INR 25.4 crore Capacity guidance: Will induct 11 MAX and 4 Q400 aircraft by December 18. Comment: A...

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by lightsaber
Tue Aug 14, 2018 12:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?
Replies: 702
Views: 49078

Re: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?

[quote="BawliBooch" YOU are claiming something based on some link you found online. The onus is on you to check on sites like FR24 to confirm these claims. I did check FR24 in detail yesterday - and thats why I call these articles spurious and hatchet jobs. because it doesnt hold up.[/quot...

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by lightsaber
Tue Aug 14, 2018 12:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?
Replies: 702
Views: 49078

Re: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?

AI was able to pay salaries: https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/air-india-disburses-salaries-for-july-after-a-delay-of-15-days-1900423 15 days late. With the amount of funding AI seem to need every year, wouldn't it be cheaper for the GoI to sell the assets (incl the slots), sell the Ground Service and...

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by lightsaber
Tue Aug 14, 2018 12:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jet Airways: reports cash running out
Replies: 159
Views: 20942

Re: Jet Airways: reports cash running out

NG created and destroyed 9W. I heard the new DL CEO at 9W is totally incapable of understanding Indian culture. Apparently, his American style view of going to the Unions and the cash scare is what created this downward news cycle. Is this true? Saludos, Alex This is more than a cash scare. 9W is i...

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by lightsaber
Tue Aug 14, 2018 1:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jet Airways: reports cash running out
Replies: 159
Views: 20942

Re: Jet Airways: reports cash running out

Jet looks to sell FF program: https://www.financialexpress.com/industry/jet-airways-may-monetise-flying-miles-programme-to-raise-500-million/1279828/ What amazes me is how there is never discussion on what it costs the airline. The list control of a branded credit card and pay fees to there own FF ...

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by lightsaber
Mon Aug 13, 2018 11:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jet Airways: reports cash running out
Replies: 159
Views: 20942

Re: Jet Airways: reports cash running out

Jet looks to sell FF program: https://www.financialexpress.com/industry/jet-airways-may-monetise-flying-miles-programme-to-raise-500-million/1279828/ What amazes me is how there is never discussion on what it costs the airline. The list control of a branded credit card and pay fees to there own FF p...

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by lightsaber
Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A320neo Family Production/Delivery Thread 2018
Replies: 544
Views: 151165

Re: Airbus A320neo Family Production/Delivery Thread 2018

The next A320N for GoAir was delivered today: Airbus A320-271N 8273 VT-WGS GoAir delivery 30 July 2018 XFW-DEL ex D-AVVT The next A320N for IndiGo Airlines was delivered today: Airbus A320-271N 8345 VT-IVP IndiGo Airlines delivery 30 July 2018 XFW-DEL ex D-AUBK With the high Indian taxes on fuel, t...

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by lightsaber
Mon Aug 13, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indian Aviation Thread - 2018 (2)
Replies: 931
Views: 48458

Re: Indian Aviation Thread - 2018 (2)

Thank you. As a Pratt fan, it is sad to see so many grounded. I honestly thought they all would be flying by now. :cry:. Hence prior posts... Lightsaber You must be glad then that no aircraft delivered after Nov '17 has been grounded at either airline. I am glad for that. I am not happy delivered a...

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by lightsaber
Mon Aug 13, 2018 6:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?
Replies: 702
Views: 49078

Re: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?

The A320-100 are the standby planes. Errrr.... What is the source of that information? Do any of the articles listed mention that? AI has no A320-100 - I dont think even Airbus offered any for sale at the time of the initial purchase! If you meant the original V2500 powered A320's from their 1989 d...

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by lightsaber
Mon Aug 13, 2018 5:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jet Airways: reports cash running out
Replies: 159
Views: 20942

Re: Jet Airways: reports cash running out

I have to agree with others, an airline expanding where RASK>CASK during low season isn't dumping. It is the high CASK airlines to put costs under control. Last quarter was brutal. Thankfully Indigo has a good enough quarterly UNCONFIRMED REPORTS - Jet is leasing 7x 737-800's to the national carrier...

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by lightsaber
Mon Aug 13, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Indian Aviation Thread - 2018 (2)
Replies: 931
Views: 48458

Re: Indian Aviation Thread - 2018 (2)

Of the 5 IndiGo aircraft grounded in late July, VT-ITN and VT-ITT have resumed flying. VT-ITR, VT-ITY and VT-ITZ are still grounded. However of the 5 grounded Go Air aircraft, VT-WGP alone has resumed flying. Thank you. As a Pratt fan, it is sad to see so many grounded. I honestly thought they all ...

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by lightsaber
Mon Aug 13, 2018 12:14 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Alaska Airlines (allegedly?) deplanes allergic 15 year old UM instead of an emotional support cat
Replies: 81
Views: 6763

Re: Alaska Airlines (allegedly?) deplanes allergic 15 year old UM instead of an emotional support cat

Removing the cat doesn't remove the danger if the child is severely allergic unfortunately. If the cat was already boarded, hair and dander are already in the aircraft's air system and the child would still be in danger even if the pet was removed. Yes, that is the case. I'm allergic to cats (but c...

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by lightsaber
Mon Aug 13, 2018 12:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jet Airways: reports cash running out
Replies: 159
Views: 20942

Re: Jet Airways: reports cash running out

Media has picked up on this: (Video) https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/industry/transportation/airlines-/-aviation/jet-airways-initiated-a-formal-stake-sale-process-to-raise-350-400-mn/videoshow/65380970.cms -Bulge bracket investment banks have been roped in to raise $350-$400m from global inves...

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by lightsaber
Mon Aug 13, 2018 11:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?
Replies: 702
Views: 49078

Re: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?

AI has done what it does best: 19 aircraft have been reportedly grounded for lack of spare parts and the money to purchase them https://www.businesstoday.in/current/economy-politics/air-india-grounds-19-planes-for-lack-of-spare-parts/story/281254.html So much for the airline's turnaround and encour...

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by lightsaber
Mon Aug 13, 2018 12:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?
Replies: 702
Views: 49078

Re: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?

Prediction: The Indian government within the month will announce a plan to “revitalize” and “restore” Air India. It’s two main components will be a large pile of cash and a large pile of words. No real reforms will actually happen (but lots of words will be used). Air India will not be privatized b...

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by lightsaber
Sun Aug 12, 2018 6:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is it really impossible that Airbus save MRJ programme?
Replies: 3
Views: 924

Re: Is it really impossible that Airbus save MRJ programme?

IMHO, the MRJ would do much better with Airbus help. However, Mitsubishi has the funds to see it delivered and therefor sell the program for far more at a later time. The issue is the MRJ is just too heavy for the US market. I want it to thrive. The MRJ cannot be certified for more than 100 seats (e...

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by lightsaber
Sun Aug 12, 2018 4:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?
Replies: 702
Views: 49078

Re: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?

What the... Suddenly Air India is grounding planes due to lack of spare parts: https://www.deccanchronicle.com/business/companies/120818/air-india-grounds-19-a320-family-planes-for-lack-of-spares-icpa.html What the... to not ask for money earlier is incompetence. I might have been optimistic on my l...

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by lightsaber
Sun Aug 12, 2018 3:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jet Airways: reports cash running out
Replies: 159
Views: 20942

Re: Jet Airways: reports cash running out

https://www.outlookindia.com/website/st ... ort/314922

With all the press, we can't be surprised. I hope they are able to recapitalize.

Lightsaber
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Jet is being audited:
https://www.outlookindia.com/website/st ... ort/314922

With all the press, we can't be surprised. I hope they are able to recapitalize.

Lightsaber

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by lightsaber
Sun Aug 12, 2018 3:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?
Replies: 702
Views: 49078

Re: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?

We are going around in circles on this topic. AI privatisation is not going to happen. And AI is not going to magically disappear. Lets move on! Please see the link in post #689 on units being spun off, giving them a chance of survival. Salary still hasn't been paid. No news on aircraft leases bein...

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by lightsaber
Sat Aug 11, 2018 10:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: QX employee steals and crashes Q400 near SEA
Replies: 682
Views: 86870

Re: Updated: AS employee steals and crashes Q400 at SeaTac

I love the empathy for this guy's mental illness. And in fact I have no doubt that he was depressed/suicidal, so my heart goes out to him and his family. I just wonder if you guys would be so sympathetic if his name was Mohammed? Would it still be mental illness? I agree, its nice to see. Especiall...

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by lightsaber
Sat Aug 11, 2018 10:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates Announces A380 to Islamabad
Replies: 20
Views: 4789

Re: Emirates Announces A380 to Islamabad

...Honestly I don't know why people like the A380 Fly in one, you'll never want to move back. I have many times - there are just too many people. I have always been in J or F. F was great (but I never fly paid F only on awards). In J, again way too much people. Can't even imagine coach. Boarding, e...

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by lightsaber
Sat Aug 11, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Should Airport employees have mental evaluations before starting work?
Replies: 63
Views: 3217

Re: Should Airport employees have mental evaluations before starting work?

Victorville wrote:
There's no mental evaluation to get a drivers license, but you can still kill a lot of people with a motor vehicle.

I'm good with both. :duck:

Then again, I am evaluated and then allowed to go test stuff that can be... scary. :devil:

Lightsaber

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by lightsaber
Sat Aug 11, 2018 9:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?
Replies: 702
Views: 49078

Re: Air India Privatization, by June-Failed sale. What next?

There seems to be hickup. Political pressure is being applied to immediately release the funds: https://www.newkerala.com/news/read/32666/pm-should-pull-up-finance-ministry-swamy-on-air-india-debacle.html My take: It reeks of money being pocketed to suddenly need $1.6 billion. There is no public rep...

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by lightsaber
Sat Aug 11, 2018 4:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passenger takes video of JFK bag smasher
Replies: 61
Views: 10895

Re: Passenger takes video of JFK bag smasher

While I know this happens, I'm all for shaming the airlines that allow this until the issues are fixed.

Lightsaber

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by lightsaber
Sat Aug 11, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: QX employee steals and crashes Q400 near SEA
Replies: 682
Views: 86870

Re: Updated: AS employee steals and crashes Q400 at SeaTac

So the learning from this crash will be adding keys to the ignition for all aircraft. More like a code. Or each pilot gets a dongle authorizing for certain types. But then maintenance needs dongles (e.g., engine runs). Traditionally no key as what do you do if lost? Legally, the logbook is the key....

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by lightsaber
Sat Aug 11, 2018 2:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing's 737 Q3 deliveries to be hit as suppliers struggle with rising demand
Replies: 3
Views: 1028

Re: Boeing's 737 Q3 deliveries to be hit as suppliers struggle with rising demand

Title clarified with '737'. LEAP production hasn't hit stride. The NEO had a double whammy with PW1100G issues. But... That seems to be fixed and Pratt deliveries have accelerated.

Lightsaber

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