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by Atlwarrior
Thu Jun 21, 2018 4:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Largest US international Routes Pax Counts for 2017
Replies: 42
Views: 4059

Re: Largest US international Routes Pax Counts for 2017

International Carriers By Airport (Only passengers, not counting cargo) (For this list Avianca is counted separately from Avianca El Salvador or Avianca Brasil, etc.) This is what I counted, sorry if I made a mistake somewhere. JFK- 74 international carriers by the end of this year. ( includes 2 ne...

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by Atlwarrior
Thu Jun 21, 2018 3:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AUS to become a Delta Focus City
Replies: 106
Views: 11030

Re: AUS To Become a Delta Focus City

tphuang wrote:
if you bothered looking at the Austin thread, you'd see this is already widely discussed. In fact, that blog picked up on what that thread discussed.


What a jerk of a response. Surely it’s a nicer way to respond to people. Geez!

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by Atlwarrior
Wed Jun 20, 2018 5:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Largest US international Routes Pax Counts for 2017
Replies: 42
Views: 4059

Re: Largest US international Routes Pax Counts for 2017

It would be cool to know the top
Airports with number of foreign carriers operating.

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by Atlwarrior
Sat Jun 09, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to serve Mumbai nonstop in 2019
Replies: 380
Views: 36565

Re: Delta to serve Mumbai nonstop in 2019

My goodness is it possibly anything else to talk about. I think we should wait for the announcement. I actually think it will be both cities with a split between Delta and JV metal.

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by Atlwarrior
Mon Jun 04, 2018 6:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What should UA do to close the gap with DL?
Replies: 205
Views: 19680

Re: What should UA do to close the gap with DL?

LAXdude1023 wrote:
Why is this a thread? The author from the link owns stock in DL and is actively trying to manipulate it by writing articles like that.


Yes I’m sure stock analysts have their phone sync to airliners.net thread.

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by Atlwarrior
Fri Jun 01, 2018 2:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to serve Mumbai nonstop in 2019
Replies: 380
Views: 36565

Re: Delta to serve Mumbai nonstop in 2019

https://finance.yahoo.com/video/delta-c ... 00115.html
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Ed is a great communicator, I love his command of the English language. Sharp Dude!

https://finance.yahoo.com/video/delta-c ... 00115.html

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by Atlwarrior
Sun May 27, 2018 5:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to serve Mumbai nonstop in 2019
Replies: 380
Views: 36565

Re: Delta to serve Mumbai nonstop in 2019

In case anyone is interested, here are the largest foreign born Indian communities in the US. This is foreign born only: 1. New York: 361,910 people 2. Bay Area: 249,903 3. Chicago: 142,508 4. Dallas: 108,570 5. Washington DC: 104,432 6. Los Angeles: 94,007 7. Philadelphia: 82,091 8. Houston: 75,60...

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by Atlwarrior
Fri May 25, 2018 9:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Prelude to Middle East hubs losing clout as super connector in the wake of growing nonstop links bypassing them?
Replies: 64
Views: 9114

Re: Prelude to Middle East hubs losing clout as super connector in the wake of growing nonstop links bypassing them?

I don’t think you can ignore geography and service level, that’s why carriers like Emirates is doing so well.

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by Atlwarrior
Thu May 24, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to serve Mumbai nonstop in 2019
Replies: 380
Views: 36565

Re: Delta to serve Mumbai nonstop in 2019

https://www.cntraveler.com/story/delta- ... g-to-india

Hopefully, we will see nonstops from DTW and ATL, but I can see why JFK was chosen.


What is the magazine source since the CEO said details will be release later?
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voxkel wrote:
The flight will be JFK-BOM, per this article.

https://www.cntraveler.com/story/delta- ... g-to-india

Hopefully, we will see nonstops from DTW and ATL, but I can see why JFK was chosen.


What is the magazine source since the CEO said details will be release later?

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by Atlwarrior
Thu May 24, 2018 9:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to serve Mumbai nonstop in 2019
Replies: 380
Views: 36565

Re: Delta to serve Mumbai nonstop in 2019

jetero wrote:
Flighty wrote:
I'll bite. What did Trump do, exactly? And how will it cure the $500 each way pricing in this market


Lowercase p and doesn’t even use his name. Odd.


Lowercase is grammatically correct since the president is use generically in this sentence and not as a title.

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by Atlwarrior
Thu May 24, 2018 2:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL to add new routes after agreement with ME3
Replies: 194
Views: 22148

Re: DL to add new routes after agreement with ME3

https://news.delta.com/delta-serve-mumb ... op-us-2019


I notice it said full schedule details, so perhaps it more than one city that will get India service.
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T773ER wrote:
Its official, Delta will resume service to Mumbai in 2019.

https://news.delta.com/delta-serve-mumb ... op-us-2019


I notice it said full schedule details, so perhaps it more than one city that will get India service.

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by Atlwarrior
Wed May 23, 2018 9:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WOW Air launching DFW today
Replies: 32
Views: 3353

Re: WOW Air launching DFW today

I’m thinking ATL got to be next on the US route list.

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by Atlwarrior
Wed May 23, 2018 1:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier Airlines Network Thread 2018
Replies: 237
Views: 22236

Re: Frontier Airlines Network Thread 2018

Super excited about DEN to MYR which starts tomorrow on May 23. This route should do well.

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by Atlwarrior
Thu May 17, 2018 1:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta To Resume CMH-SLC, Confirms CMH TATL Interest
Replies: 47
Views: 7280

Re: Delta To Resume CMH-SLC, Confirms CMH TATL Interest

Delta is growing its Italy network from Atlanta with the start of summer seasonal service from Atlanta to both Milan and Venice. The flights, which operate daily join those from New York-JFK-Venice and Detroit-Rome, which are already in operation for the summer. A second daily nonstop flight from At...

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by Atlwarrior
Thu May 17, 2018 12:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL to add new routes after agreement with ME3
Replies: 194
Views: 22148

Re: DL to add new routes after agreement with ME3

I definitely could see an Atlanta to India flight. Atlanta’s northern India population is booming and Alpharetta have a large IT community.

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by Atlwarrior
Wed May 16, 2018 1:05 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: What are all the factors that goes into deciding which airport receives a diversion?
Replies: 7
Views: 1517

What are all the factors that goes into deciding which airport receives a diversion?

Forgive my ignorance, but besides available space, timing, fuel, etc. What others factors goes into which airport receives a diversion? I was impress at the number of diversions BWI received yesterday.

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by Atlwarrior
Tue May 15, 2018 7:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why no ME3 airline serve TLV?
Replies: 73
Views: 11548

Re: Why no ME3 airline serve TLV?

EK, EY, & QR can't fly to TLV simply because they're blocked by the Israeli government in a protectionist move to ensure LY's (and to a lesser extent, DL's) sustainability. You can't have 6 A380 flights daily swamping into TLV killing off Israel's national airline, now can't we? (BTW, this answ...

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by Atlwarrior
Tue May 15, 2018 7:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why no ME3 airline serve TLV?
Replies: 73
Views: 11548

Re: Why no ME3 airline serve TLV?

None of these countries recognize Israel as a country. The UAE for instance won't allow you into the country if your passport shows you have been to Israel. There is a lot more to it than that, its also one of the biggest reasons for many, many wars over the years. Here is a good basis: http://en.w...

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by Atlwarrior
Mon May 14, 2018 7:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Airlines Network Thread 2018
Replies: 333
Views: 34415

Re: Southwest Airlines Network Thread 2018

When will they add Myrtle Beach and Augusta from ATL?

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by Atlwarrior
Mon May 14, 2018 1:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: a/c types used by DL in the late ‘80s
Replies: 15
Views: 1995

Re: a/c types used by DL in the late ‘80s

727, 737-300, 707, DC-9, 757, 767-200, MD-88 HUH? DL NEVER flew the 707 727-200 737-200 737-300 L-1011 L1011-500 DC-9-30 MD-88 DC-8-73...or was it -71? DC-10 767-300 ER and non-ER 767-200 757-200 I think that's it. EDIT: It was prob a 727. In 1987, I don't believe the ex-WA aircraft had migrated ea...

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by Atlwarrior
Sun May 13, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: a/c types used by DL in the late ‘80s
Replies: 15
Views: 1995

Re: a/c types used by DL in the late ‘80s

727, 737-300, 707, DC-9, 757, 767-200, MD-88

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by Atlwarrior
Thu May 10, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlanta Air Service Discussion - 2018
Replies: 84
Views: 8186

Re: Atlanta Air Service Discussion - 2018

https://www.bizjournals.com/atlanta/new ... lanta.html
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Vice President of WOW Airlines confirms they constant look at Atlanta as option to expand low cost service to the city.

https://www.bizjournals.com/atlanta/new ... lanta.html

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by Atlwarrior
Thu May 10, 2018 1:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL 1854 DTW-DEN; Smoke in Cabin; Evac on Taxiway
Replies: 67
Views: 7214

Re: DL 1854 DTW-DEN; Smoke in Cabin; Evac on Taxiway

The bigger question is when will this aircraft retire?

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by Atlwarrior
Sun Apr 29, 2018 10:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Pacific market becoming UA's Achilles heel, esp in comparison with AA and DL?
Replies: 76
Views: 12998

Re: The Pacific market becoming UA's Achilles heel, esp in comparison with AA and DL?

Where the heck is the thread going?

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by Atlwarrior
Sat Apr 28, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlanta Air Service Discussion - 2018
Replies: 84
Views: 8186

Re: Atlanta air service discussion - 2018

n2dru wrote:
Yeah quite a few 757s left but A321s and 737s are numerous. Any news on Korean bringing in the 748 for the summer season?


748 should be operational in June along with Delta 350 Airbus service.

Planned changes as follows.

Seoul Incheon – Atlanta eff 02JUN18 747-8I replaces 777-300ER

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by Atlwarrior
Sat Apr 28, 2018 12:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is ATL About To Fall Relative To Other Megahubs?
Replies: 144
Views: 15360

Re: Is ATL About To Fall Relative To Other Megahubs?

That and screwing over DTW..... It's their entire network that gets screwed because they glorify ATL. Do you guys every wonder why the people that run Delta, who were not born in Atlanta, who have not worked for Delta their career and a have a fiduciary duty to shareholders, continue to maintain AT...

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by Atlwarrior
Fri Apr 27, 2018 11:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is ATL About To Fall Relative To Other Megahubs?
Replies: 144
Views: 15360

Re: Is ATL About To Fall Relative To Other Megahubs?

Delta will do whatever it needs too to keep the title of worlds busiest airport for Atlanta and after that it will make sure that it can call ATL the busiest airport in the Americas. It's something Delta loves to run up the flag pole as often as it can. One of the dumbest statement I've seen in a l...

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by Atlwarrior
Fri Apr 27, 2018 11:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is ATL About To Fall Relative To Other Megahubs?
Replies: 144
Views: 15360

Re: Is ATL About To Fall Relative To Other Megahubs?

This thread is funny for several reasons. First, the liberal use of “mega” hubs. Atlanta (Delta near 1000 daily flights) and DFW (AA soon to be 900 plus daily flights) are the only true single airline mega hubs. Chicago and Denver are mega hubs with multiple airline hubs. To call CLT a megahub is l...

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by Atlwarrior
Fri Apr 27, 2018 11:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is ATL About To Fall Relative To Other Megahubs?
Replies: 144
Views: 15360

Re: Is ATL About To Fall Relative To Other Megahubs?

This thread is funny for several reasons. First, the liberal use of “mega” hubs. Atlanta (Delta near 1000 daily flights) and DFW (AA soon to be 900 plus daily flights) are the only true single airline mega hubs. Chicago and Denver are mega hubs with multiple airline hubs. To call CLT a megahub is l...

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by Atlwarrior
Fri Apr 27, 2018 11:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is ATL About To Fall Relative To Other Megahubs?
Replies: 144
Views: 15360

Re: Is ATL About To Fall Relative To Other Megahubs?

Sorry to interrupt the Atlanta vs. Dallas vs. Chicago debate, but one thing that hasn't been mentioned much is a decline in the need for these megahubs. Look at how many mid-sized cities are getting service to Europe or have gotten it in the past few years. That's thousands of people who were previ...

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by Atlwarrior
Fri Apr 27, 2018 11:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is ATL About To Fall Relative To Other Megahubs?
Replies: 144
Views: 15360

Re: Is ATL About To Fall Relative To Other Megahubs?

If one looks at the master plans of the major US megahubs, it's noticeable how little additional gate capacity Atlanta is planning on building-a modest ~10 gate Concourse G for International Arrivals/Departures, which may not even be built . They'll also be doing a very modest expansion of the T ga...

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by Atlwarrior
Tue Apr 10, 2018 3:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order
Replies: 565
Views: 74362

Re: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order

Wow American Airlines debt load is so huge now.

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by Atlwarrior
Sun Apr 01, 2018 5:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK, landings from three different directions?!
Replies: 10
Views: 3636

Re: JFK, landings from three different directions?!

I must say one of my most interesting landings was on a Delta 767 approaching JFK. The plan continue to make hard bank to the left before we landed. I remember flying over a lot of buildings while turning left. It was a fun landing.

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by Atlwarrior
Sun Mar 11, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Detroit air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 1077
Views: 62216

Re: Detroit air service discussion - 2018

. STR is a great example of this DTW-STR is just as sustainable as ATL-STR but being there isn't enough flow to sustain two flights at STR ATL is chosen over DTW even though STR-DTW would work just as well as ATL-STR. Based on... what evidence? Perhaps you have never heard of little "Mercedes ...

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by Atlwarrior
Wed Feb 14, 2018 11:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta wants to be the launch customer for 797
Replies: 171
Views: 24839

Re: Delta wants to be the launch customer for 797

Great comeback, I say this is more about appeasing those who live in Seattle. Delta know it want be able to throw Boeing under the bus and build a Seattle hub. Regardless of how wrong Boeing May have been, those most who love in Seattle will see Boeing through rose colored glasses.

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by Atlwarrior
Wed Feb 07, 2018 5:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATL Flight Diversions
Replies: 45
Views: 5867

Re: ATL Flight Diversions

http://airport.blog.ajc.com/2018/02/07/ ... derstorms/
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http://airport.blog.ajc.com/2018/02/07/ ... derstorms/

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by Atlwarrior
Wed Feb 07, 2018 3:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATL Flight Diversions
Replies: 45
Views: 5867

ATL Flight Diversions

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/DAL ... /KAGS/KATL
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The FAA issued a ground stop at the airport this morning. I saw one diversion to Augusta. An Airbus 321 from Orlando. Anyone else seeing any other diversions from ATL?

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/DAL ... /KAGS/KATL

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by Atlwarrior
Thu Feb 01, 2018 2:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air India confirms DEL-TLV
Replies: 58
Views: 7357

Re: Air India confirms DEL-TLV

No surprise a lot of Indians who are Christians and will visit Jerusalem.

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by Atlwarrior
Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Korean Airlines ordering A330, A350, 787 or 777 ?
Replies: 45
Views: 9249

Re: Korean Airlines ordering A330, A350, 787 or 777 ?

Wow, did Delta talk them out of the A-380. It look like Korean is lining up aircraft with Delta future or current aircraft use.

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by Atlwarrior
Fri Jan 26, 2018 9:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bombardier Wins C-Series Case at ITC
Replies: 359
Views: 41108

Re: Bombardier Wins C-Series Case at ITC

Any estimate on when Delta receives its first plane?

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by Atlwarrior
Wed Jan 24, 2018 5:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Wikipedia changes to airport listings
Replies: 94
Views: 7079

Re: Wikipedia changes to airport listings

My college want let us use Wikipedia to cite sources.

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by Atlwarrior
Wed Jan 24, 2018 6:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: U.S. Dept of Commerce backs Boeing in dispute with Bombardier
Replies: 1424
Views: 95620

Re: U.S. Dept of Commerce backs Boeing in dispute with Bombardier

http://www.ourmidland.com/news/article/ ... 520359.php
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Canadian Prime Minister praises new Pacific Rim trade agreement, that leaves out the U.S. Let's see how this impact things here in the United States.

http://www.ourmidland.com/news/article/ ... 520359.php

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by Atlwarrior
Fri Jan 12, 2018 5:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK Diverting Flights due to shear
Replies: 65
Views: 11988

Re: JFK Diverting Flights due to shear

KAL 081 should just go to ATL, it appears to keep circling.

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by Atlwarrior
Fri Jan 12, 2018 5:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK Diverting Flights due to shear
Replies: 65
Views: 11988

Re: JFK Diverting Flights due to shear

Yikes delays over 2 hours now.

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by Atlwarrior
Fri Jan 12, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Delta in hotseat with Chinese government over Tibet and Taiwan listing
Replies: 50
Views: 5449

Re: Delta in hotseat with Chinese government over Tibet and Taiwan listing

From a objective point of view, very petty, and quite childish reaction.

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by Atlwarrior
Sat Jan 06, 2018 9:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlanta Air Service Discussion - 2018
Replies: 84
Views: 8186

Re: Atlanta air service discussion - 2018

2017 was a pretty good year. Aeromexico and Jetblue adds were significant. There's a lot more competition to major domestic markets than there was 3 or so years ago. I really wish someone would come in and bust up the Skyteam near-monopoly TATL. For Western Europe you have two frequencies per day o...

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by Atlwarrior
Sat Jan 06, 2018 3:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Charleston Airport to remain closed through 7:00PM Monday
Replies: 26
Views: 5849

Re: Charleston Airport to remain closed through 7:00PM Monday

jfklganyc wrote:
This isnt RDU or ATL...they almost never get snow being a coastal southern city.

There is really no reason for them to invest in snow removal equipment

This storm and cold is a one-off that may not happen again for 20 years.


ATL rarely get snow either, so I don’t understand the reference to ATL.

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by Atlwarrior
Sat Dec 23, 2017 12:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will there ever be a substantial relief airport for ATL?
Replies: 49
Views: 5283

Re: Will there ever be a substantial relief airport for tha ATL?

Before KATL has ten E/W runways and I-285 gets pushed so far south that it loops around Macon , will the powers that be decide to bite the bullet? Some musings: 1. I think KMGE is a perfect location for a domestic overflow airport, but it's also busy with DoD traffic and I don't think the politicia...

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by Atlwarrior
Wed Dec 20, 2017 7:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SY announces LAX-HNL and MSP-MYR
Replies: 45
Views: 5455

Re: SY announces LAX-HNL and MSP-MYR

Glad to see the Myrtle Beach service. So many people moving to the city.

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by Atlwarrior
Sun Dec 17, 2017 11:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Power outage in ATL
Replies: 401
Views: 45110

Re: Power outage in ATL

All airport entrances close for the next 8 hours. What a mess!

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