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by FCAA321
Wed May 16, 2018 3:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VS to switch LAS to LHR in S19 ?
Replies: 36
Views: 6171

Re: VS to switch LAS to LHR in S19 ?

VS now announced daily LHR LAS on 789 in addition to LGW. As well as a second additional daily LHR BOS.

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by FCAA321
Wed Mar 07, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar announces Gatwick twice daily from 23 May 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 3356

Re: Qatar announces Gatwick twice daily from 23 May 2018

A search for 16-23 June return shows its 3 x Daily at similar times to EK all on 788..

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by FCAA321
Tue Aug 16, 2016 6:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomson announces Dubai
Replies: 7
Views: 2412

Re: Thomson announces Dubai

These flights are purely for the Thomson Cruise programme operating out of Dubai this upcoming winter 16/17.

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by FCAA321
Fri Sep 25, 2015 12:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumour: Norwegian To Launch Cork-Boston
Replies: 61
Views: 10747

RE: Rumour: Norwegian To Launch Cork-Boston

Confirmed as per Norwegian Facebook page. <acronym title="Cork (ORK / EICK), Ireland">ORK</acronym> <acronym title="Boston - General Edward Lawrence Logan International (BOS / KBOS), USA - Massachusetts">BOS</acronym> 4 Weekly on 738 starting May 2016. <acronym title="Cork (ORK / EICK), Ireland">ORK...

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by FCAA321
Tue Aug 18, 2015 11:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Announce LGW LIM
Replies: 59
Views: 15029

BA Announce LGW LIM

BA have today announced Gatwick Lima 3 x week starting May 2016.

Info taken from email and internal source.

Bit of a strange route to start at Gatwick?

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by FCAA321
Tue Aug 11, 2015 11:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Monarch To Launch TLV And VDA
Replies: 8
Views: 2585

RE: Monarch To Launch TLV And VDA

Thank you clearing that up! Wasn't entirely sure...

Though will be good. 3 x week to TLV and 1 x week to VDA. Gives me another reason to go back to Tel Aviv!

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by FCAA321
Tue Aug 11, 2015 11:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Monarch To Launch TLV And VDA
Replies: 8
Views: 2585

Monarch To Launch TLV And VDA

Monarch have today announced new routes to Tel Aviv and Ovda from London Luton starting in December. This is taken from their website but how did they manage to get the routes as I thought it wasn't Open Skies between UK and Israel? And the number of airlines allowed to operate the operate the route...

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by FCAA321
Fri Aug 07, 2015 6:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LGW Oct 16 BA EZY Terminal Swap
Replies: 13
Views: 6195

RE: LGW Oct 16 BA EZY Terminal Swap

As part of the agreement re <acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> moving to South they are having a brand new club lounge being built with its own private security channel and entrance to the departure lounge. Their new check in area will be the current Virgin section in Zone A. <acronym tit...

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by FCAA321
Fri Aug 07, 2015 9:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA To Launch LGW- San Jose, Costa Rica
Replies: 71
Views: 16045

RE: BA To Launch LGW- San Jose, Costa Rica

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SJOtoLIR" class="quote" target="_blank">SJOtoLIR</a> (<a href="#45" class="quote">Reply 45</a>):<br/><i>Rumour has it that Thompson will deploy ...

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by FCAA321
Wed Aug 05, 2015 5:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA To Launch LGW- San Jose, Costa Rica
Replies: 71
Views: 16045

RE: BA To Launch LGW- San Jose, Costa Rica

There is an extra 772 coming from <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> bringing <acronym title="London - Gatwick (LGW / EGKK), United Kingdom">LGW</acronym> upto 11 aircraft based there from next summer. This was detailed on an internal email that a friend ha...

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by FCAA321
Fri Jul 17, 2015 1:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STN-MCO Starts Today
Replies: 22
Views: 9793

RE: STN-MCO Starts Today

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/BlueShamu330s" class="quote" target="_blank">BlueShamu330s</a> (<a href="#2" class="quote">Reply 2</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> I sai...

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by FCAA321
Fri Jul 17, 2015 10:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: STN-MCO Starts Today
Replies: 22
Views: 9793

RE: STN-MCO Starts Today

It's only for 4 to 6 weeks I believe...

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by FCAA321
Sat Jun 13, 2015 8:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B767 In First Choice C/s 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 5034

RE: B767 In First Choice C/s 2013

The last of the First Choice 767 G-OOBM left the fleet last week. They were not repainted partly as these were the first of the 767's to leave and also as the branding was still valid for 'First Choice Holidays'. There are now no FC painted aircraft left. At the time of the merger First Choice Airwa...

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by FCAA321
Wed May 13, 2015 8:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TUI Group Operators Will Migrate To Single Brand
Replies: 49
Views: 11649

RE: TUI Group Operators Will Migrate To Single Brand

With regards to the above comment I think you'll find that TUI Group already is and will continue to be a global company. There is over 200 brands worldwide that make up TUI Group. I agree that not everyone will know the parent name in that actual country but all brands display being part of TUI l a...

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by FCAA321
Mon Mar 30, 2015 8:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK204 A380 JFK-DXB Diverts To LGW
Replies: 2
Views: 10669

RE: EK204 A380 JFK-DXB Diverts To LGW

Thanks for letting me know. Did wonder as it was descending pretty quick..

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by FCAA321
Sun Mar 29, 2015 9:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK204 A380 JFK-DXB Diverts To LGW
Replies: 2
Views: 10669

EK204 A380 JFK-DXB Diverts To LGW

Does anybody have any info why this has diverted to Gatwick? Just flew over my house on approach..

Thanks

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by FCAA321
Mon Jul 14, 2014 10:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Aircraft Do Thomson Use On LGW-CFU Route?
Replies: 9
Views: 3176

RE: What Aircraft Do Thomson Use On LGW-CFU Route?

The two morning flights are 738 and the evening flight is a 752.

Hope this helps..

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by FCAA321
Tue Apr 01, 2014 8:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomson Airways 787-800
Replies: 3
Views: 3219

RE: Thomson Airways 787-800

There fitted with trash compactors now.

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by FCAA321
Thu Oct 17, 2013 2:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian Announces LGW-FLL
Replies: 83
Views: 17665

RE: Norwegian Announces LGW-FLL

Also announced is <acronym title="London - Gatwick (LGW / EGKK), United Kingdom">LGW</acronym>-<acronym title="New York - John F. Kennedy International (Idlewild) (JFK / KJFK), USA - New York">JFK</acronym> and <acronym title="London - Gatwick (LGW / EGKK), United Kingdom">LGW</acronym>-<acronym tit...

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by FCAA321
Sat Apr 27, 2013 5:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TOM 787's To Be Delivered In June
Replies: 21
Views: 12635

RE: TOM 787's To Be Delivered In June

The supplement in premium ranges from £189 to £499.

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by FCAA321
Thu Apr 18, 2013 7:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomson Airways 787 To MRU And PVR
Replies: 11
Views: 8748

RE: Thomson Airways 787 To MRU And PVR

Cuba and Maldives operations are being dropped.

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by FCAA321
Thu Apr 18, 2013 6:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomson Airways 787 To MRU And PVR
Replies: 11
Views: 8748

RE: Thomson Airways 787 To MRU And PVR

Thomson already offer a direct LGW HKT from November 2013..

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by FCAA321
Thu Apr 18, 2013 4:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomson Airways 787 To MRU And PVR
Replies: 11
Views: 8748

Thomson Airways 787 To MRU And PVR

Starting May 2014 Thomson Airways are launching <acronym title="London - Gatwick (LGW / EGKK), United Kingdom">LGW</acronym> <acronym title="Mauritius - Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International (Plaisance) (MRU / FIMP), Mauritius">MRU</acronym>, <acronym title="London - Gatwick (LGW / EGKK), United K...

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by FCAA321
Wed Jan 23, 2013 3:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 1st Thomson Airways 787 Ready & Waiting To Test Fly
Replies: 14
Views: 9391

1st Thomson Airways 787 Ready & Waiting To Test Fly

So now the 1st Thomson Airways 787 is painted and waiting for test flights I wonder how long we actually have to wait to see it in the air?! <center><table align="center" border="0" width="502" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"><tr><td><a href="/uf/view.file?id=156910&filename=phpw6uNGx.jpeg" targ...

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by FCAA321
Thu Jan 03, 2013 4:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KE Pulls LGW-SEL
Replies: 55
Views: 12785

RE: KE Pulls LGW-SEL

The code is ICN for Seoul.

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by FCAA321
Thu Jan 03, 2013 4:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomson 787 Helsinki-Mombasa Next Winter
Replies: 8
Views: 7304

RE: Thomson 787 Helsinki-Mombasa Next Winter

It will be TOM flight numbers as its our crew and aircraft. 5 787 are going to Nordic, Arkefly and Belgium. All the airlines with have now have the same livery too.

[Edited 2013-01-03 08:18:34]

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by FCAA321
Thu Jan 03, 2013 8:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomson 787 Helsinki-Mombasa Next Winter
Replies: 8
Views: 7304

RE: Thomson 787 Helsinki-Mombasa Next Winter

I think you mean it will be TUIfly Nordic who will fly the route once they get their 787's. Thomson operate the long haul routes currently as no they have no aircraft in their fleet to operate the routes. All 787 are being delivered to Thomson but will then be leased to other parts of the business i...

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by FCAA321
Tue Dec 04, 2012 6:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Could Thomson Ever Send The 787 To SAN?
Replies: 26
Views: 5014

RE: Could Thomson Ever Send The 787 To SAN?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/tomkell92" class="quote" target="_blank">tomkell92</a> (<a href="#14" class="quote">Reply 14</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> The 787 wil...

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by FCAA321
Wed Nov 21, 2012 7:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Airways To LHR From CLT
Replies: 45
Views: 13905

RE: US Airways To LHR From CLT

I flew with US into Gatwick overnight this Sunday and the flight was full in both classes! they were even offering incentives due to overbooking. Fab airline with a great inflight product - shame about the staff and flight meal.

[Edited 2012-11-20 23:16:48]

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by FCAA321
Thu Nov 01, 2012 7:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomson Launch Gatwick Phuket On 787
Replies: 6
Views: 4214

RE: Thomson Launch Gatwick Phuket On 787

Also announced that the 787 will fly to Barbados from Gatwick starting November 2013!

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by FCAA321
Wed Oct 31, 2012 1:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thomson Launch Gatwick Phuket On 787
Replies: 6
Views: 4214

Thomson Launch Gatwick Phuket On 787

Today Thomson have announced the launch of 787 flights from Gatwick to Phuket! Fantastic news and can't wait to get on this flight. I'm on the Inaugural Gatwick Cancun so this makes me even more excited! <a href="http://thomson.presscentre.com/News/All-Thai-d-up-with-new-Dream-destination-ff.aspx" t...

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by FCAA321
Thu Aug 16, 2012 6:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumour.. BA Announce CMB And A New Long Haul Route
Replies: 46
Views: 18183

RE: Rumour.. BA Announce CMB And A New Long Haul Route

Actually SANFan My first thread was deleted because I didn't have any evidence to back my comments up. I had to re post with *rumour* until it was confirmed. The unknown poster you refer to is me and that was my very first thread! I'm actually a lot closer to things like this than you could ever ima...

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by FCAA321
Wed Aug 15, 2012 9:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways To Return To Sri Lanka
Replies: 14
Views: 11587

RE: British Airways To Return To Sri Lanka

Can't wait for future new route announcements! SCL will definitely be next!

[Edited 2012-08-15 14:49:09]

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by FCAA321
Wed Aug 15, 2012 7:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumour.. BA Announce CMB And A New Long Haul Route
Replies: 46
Views: 18183

RE: Rumour.. BA Announce CMB And A New Long Haul Route

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/SANFan" class="quote" target="_blank">SANFan</a> (<a href="#32" class="quote">Reply 32</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Actually my sourc...

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by FCAA321
Wed Aug 15, 2012 4:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ethiopian Airlines: First 787 Delivered
Replies: 54
Views: 22533

RE: Ethiopian Airlines: First 787 Delivered

Does anyone know what training all the crew have had? This will be the maiden flight and most crews of other airlines using the 787 had had regional training flights - so seems a bit strange the first flight is <acronym title="Washington - Dulles International (IAD / KIAD), USA - Virginia">IAD</acro...

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by FCAA321
Wed Aug 15, 2012 2:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumour.. BA Announce CMB And A New Long Haul Route
Replies: 46
Views: 18183

RE: Rumour.. BA Announce CMB And A New Long Haul Route

British Airways Resumes Sri Lanka Service from late-March 2013 - Now confirmed! British Airways from 31MAR13 is resuming service to Sri Lanka, after 15 years of service suspension. The oneWorld member will extend existing 3 weekly London Gatwick – MAle service to Colombo, although it does not have l...

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by FCAA321
Wed Aug 15, 2012 6:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumour.. BA Announce CMB And A New Long Haul Route
Replies: 46
Views: 18183

Rumour.. BA Announce CMB And A New Long Haul Route

<acronym title="British Airways">BA</acronym> are today due to announce a return to CMB and an additional long haul route. CMB to be a 3 weekly tag on to the current <acronym title="Male - International (MLE / VRMM), Maldives">MLE</acronym> from <acronym title="London - Gatwick (LGW / EGKK), United ...

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by FCAA321
Tue Aug 14, 2012 8:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeroflot At Gatwick Today
Replies: 1
Views: 3141

Aeroflot At Gatwick Today

Does anybody know why there was an Aeroflot A320 at Gatwick today?

Landed about 1730 and departed about 2025 back to Moscow SVO.

Thanks

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