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UA has a bunch of new adds, but a hell of a lot of domestic frequency reductions. I wonder if they're up-gauging or if they're reducing capacity across the network. A lot of the reductions are for March and April, which usually stays fairly busy for spring break. Maybe they're seeing less bookings t...Jump to post
I'm sure actual regulations vary by country — that's not something ICAO would get involved in. In the US, the 7110.65 paragraph 2-4-5 Authorized Transmissions is the major applicable paragraph to this. It says that a controller should only transmit messages necessary for air traffic control or other...Jump to post
It's amazing how fast this project has moved. Didn't they only start construction like two years ago? The sad part is that as far as I know, this will have gone from conception to opening in the time that BER was technically completed awaiting opening. Ouch. Anyway, it looks like they've done a grea...Jump to post
What's going to happen to T2 after the move? It will be closed and demolished. T3 will accommodate all current T2 operators. Everything will then be renumbered to Concourses A-F — Concourses A-D on the current T4 will stay the same (the term "Terminal 4" will just go away), the north side...Jump to post
Fitting and appropriate, regardless of one's view on politics. He's a great man. But damn, I either didn't realize or had forgotten...T3 won't be done until 2020??? It's a big project. The core of the building is pretty much complete, but once reconstruction of the south side is done, they'll have ...Jump to post
Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton wants to name Terminal 3 at PHX Sen. John McCain. "Senator McCain has given so much of himself to our country, to Arizona and to Phoenix. Giving something back to an American hero, a former naval aviator and a 30-year member of the U.S. Senate is the least we can do,'...Jump to post
About how long does it take to do a Polaris refit? And has the issues with the manufacturer been resolved? I think last time they got it down to about six weeks, if I remember correctly. I haven't heard of any further issues with Zodiac, so hopefully they've had a chance to catch up. The 77Ws came ...Jump to post
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JAmie2k9 wrote:atcsundevil wrote:JAmie2k9 wrote:Seattle now official, starting on 18 May 4 weekly.
Do you have a source to confirm it is official?
It will be announced tomorrow, they have leased it partly on website.
Are there any other current university students or alums who majored or are majoring in an aviation degree on this forum? There are loads. I was ATC at ASU, but certainly there are a number of Professional Flight majors in this site. This is a great idea, but one borne more out of necessity. Airlin...Jump to post
This. Air Tahiti Nui is almost like a LCC, with old tired A340’s and poor inflight service and meals and o welcome the additional options that UA provides. They're taking brand new 787-9s in 2019, so they'll have a more competitive hard product. They'll have reason to increase the quality of their ...Jump to post
That was a really great TR...thank you for sharing this with us. You're a lucky guy to have been able to be apart of that history. It's great you were able to take your family — that surely made it a little bit more special. I'm glad to see United put in so much effort to give the 747 a proper send-...Jump to post
What possible connection does Obama have to New Jersey or NYC? Other than he won New York and New Jersey? Pretty much none. Politics aside, and only discussing from a logical standpoint, HNL and ORD/MDW would have been the only two airports that would have made sense. However, since the last time t...Jump to post
And official. 6 787-9 leased from AerCap https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/boeing-aercap-announce-egyptair-as-newest-787-dreamliner-operator-300556370.html 15 A320neo from AerCap - deliveries starting 2020. http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20171115005375/en/AerCap-EGYPTAIR-Reach-Agreeme...Jump to post
134 new aircraft. https://news.flyfrontier.com/frontier-airlines-announces-huge-expansion-with-commitment-for-134-aircraft/?utm_source=p_promo&utm_medium=email&utm_term=1115_Huge_LA&utm_content=1115_Huge_LA&utm_campaign=1115_Huge_LA Your thread was merged into the existing topic, as...Jump to post
I see — I just remembered we had a similar topic recently, I didn't realize the criteria was different. Still interesting, nonetheless.Jump to post
There was a thread on this from a different study three months ago. Somehow they got completely different results. Weird. if you just count flights that cross the state without takeoff or landing in the state, it's Virginia, then Maryland, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania. http://www.airliners.net/f...Jump to post
Great news for Richmond and this frankly shows the stupidity of WN. WN took over the MCO route form Air Tran and then abandoned it although WN said it was profitable for them. :checkmark: :checkmark: :checkmark: Anyone who lived in Richmond ten years ago remembers what a great little operation AirT...Jump to post
RIC is a pretty high fare airport with a very small LCC presence, so NK should do well there. They have pretty easy connections to MSY through FLL - hopefully we'll see a couple weekly nonstops added eventually. RIC hasn't really been that way in a pretty long time. That certainly used to be the ca...Jump to post
I’m guessing it’s either F9 or NK. The news article mentions multiple destinations. I assume we will see MCO, TPA, RSW, DEN, LAS, and maybe MIA if it’s Frontier and if it’s Spirit than switch MIA with FLL and drop DEN. This is what I mentioned in the DC/VA/MD thread last night. I feel that Frontier...Jump to post
First of all, I didn't make the deletion, I merely explained it. 1. Title is MISLEADING per INACURATE SOURCE so conversation got SKEWED I have only seen one source in a language I can read, which supports the current title. If and when something which contradicts the current title becomes available ...Jump to post
Those that say that WN is highly unlikely to EVER try TATL are missing the mark I think. WN has changed a lot over just the last 5 years, so who knows what WN will look like in the next decade. If you all could see the projects that are going on behind the scenes that most of you on this website ar...Jump to post
Why was my post removed ? and keeping members misinformed ? I provided a link & the quotes stating this was due to the police doing their job after the passenger filed charges with Airport Police on grounds that a corpulent Frenchman in the middle seat had been sleeping into her space & the...Jump to post
At around 5pm on Monday 11/13, The Richmond NBC affiliate, WWBT-12, tweeted that RIC was announcing a new airline on Tuesday, Nov 14, that will begin operations "starting in early 2018". It did not specify which airline. Any ideas? Spirit? Frontier? I think those are both strong guesses. ...Jump to post
The full agenda and attachments have been posted for this week's MWAA Board of Directors meeting: http://www.mwaa.com/about/november-15-2017-annual-board-and-committee-meetings Some highlights. Air traffic stats: http://www.mwaa.com/sites/default/files/BOD/2017-11/tab_5.2_executive_vice_presidents_...Jump to post
If they were growing at some explosive rate, then I might put the chances a little closer to 1%. Since they've been pretty short on airplanes for a few years now between the AirTrain merger and 737 classic retirements, I would put the chances of TATL at 0% for at least the next decade. They still ha...Jump to post
FAA never had IWA tower in the first place. How do you think it became an FCT in the first place? It was never staffed by FAA controllers, but they had to own the tower first before they could give it away. I'm speaking from a legal sense, not an operational one. The tower operations transferred ow...Jump to post
https://email@example.com,-111.6635186,3452m/data=!3m1!1e3 What was on the east of the airport, the taxiway to the east of 12L went somewhere. According to the masterplan (yes there is a masterplan for this airport) they are looking at building a new terminal on the east side (maybe w...Jump to post
Why does Phoenix Mesa Gateway have three 10K ft runways? When it was an AFB did it have three runways? How are the runways utilized today? It's always been a three runway airport, and was a pretty active training base at it's peak. All three runways are still utilized today, usually most of the com...Jump to post
jetblastdubai wrote:As we would have said at O'Hare: "Can I have his mid?"
I won't even call it fundamentalist Islamic terror groups, because as with IS, their motivations and ideology had very little to do with religion. As an ex-Muslim of Arab origin, I totally disagree with you. Apparently, you've not studied the Quran in its original Arabic Language. The Arabic Trilat...Jump to post
Please keep the thread on topic. This isn't an Airbus vs. Boeing discussion, so let's not get involved in another turf war.
Dutchy wrote:Just another question, how come one can win 13 elections in a row? Seems these people are sitting a lifetime in parliament.
The rules of the forum clearly advise against personal attacks. That's a simple rule to state but its implementation and interpretation is much more difficult. What constitutes a personal attack? I would appreciate some clarification from the moderators on the specific examples below. I would also ...Jump to post
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I'm really not sure anyone can claim they are "no more". As long as Al Baghdadi is still alive, the concept of IS will live on and its 'fighters' will continue to inflict acts of terror on the World. Indeed. IS may cease to exist, but its ideology will live on in two, three, or more new g...Jump to post
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So is this a shift in their strategy to continue making Y equivalent to LCC and keep the premium classes premium, or is it a restoration of full service to all classes? If it's the latter, it would indicate that their attempt to peel Y away from F/J/Y+ hasn't been successful.Jump to post