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by alfa164
Thu Apr 19, 2018 4:32 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What's the difference between Fox News and Pravda?
Replies: 70
Views: 2336

Re: What's the difference between Fox News and Pravda?

Rasmussen is a joke among professionals. "Now that Gallup has quit the field, Rasmussen Reports is the only nationally recognized public opinion firm that still tracks President Trump's job approval ratings on a daily basis." http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/politics/politic...

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by alfa164
Thu Apr 19, 2018 2:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What's the difference between Fox News and Pravda?
Replies: 70
Views: 2336

Re: What's the difference between Fox News and Pravda?

He is President and yet cannot stand the thought that more people disliked him than liked him. Hopefully the dislike voters are increasing so I can watch him realize his bullshit did not work a second time. It's working. Despite almost 100% negative press coverage in the mainstream media, slightly ...

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by alfa164
Wed Apr 04, 2018 4:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Detroit air service discussion - 2018
Replies: 496
Views: 32166

Re: Detroit air service discussion - 2018

Delta didn't add service at DTW to make it resemble other airports, no. That is a very, very, very different thing than its "commitment" to the DTW hub. For me, DL will make good on its commitment when it renovates those dreary, worn-out SkyClubs at DTW. If the "flagship" 359 ex...

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by alfa164
Sun Mar 11, 2018 3:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Competition for Cuba flights sparks airline row: JetBlue at loggerheads with the US big three again
Replies: 69
Views: 9915

Re: Competition for Cuba flights sparks airline row: JetBlue at loggerheads with the US big three again

If I assumed the role I would make sure no US-based airline flew to Cuba. Why should the US Government support one of the worst oppressive governments on Earth so a few people can spend $$ on beaches, lousy food and poor hotels that line the pockets of the Communists running the place? Maybe becaus...

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by alfa164
Mon Mar 05, 2018 6:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: YouTube blacklisting conservative channels
Replies: 63
Views: 1842

Re: YouTube blacklisting conservative channels

I don't see Fox news surviving the boomer die off. For some reason boomers just seem more... gullible. I don't know if it's because we Millennials grew up in the 80s and 90s when American ultra consumerism and associated advertising were pervasive(and thus became resistant to it). But boomers just ...

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by alfa164
Sun Mar 04, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 3/4/2018:AA LPBMIA, ORDPSP Out, VVIMIA In; AM ATLMTY Out; AS PDXSTL, SFODEN Out; DL LGACHA, SLCCLE In
Replies: 140
Views: 14370

Re: OAG Changes 3/4/2018:AA LPBMIA, ORDPSP Out, VVIMIA In; AM ATLMTY Out; AS PDXSTL, SFODEN Out; DL LGACHA, SLCCLE In

Yes, AA is dropping LPB altogether. No longer in the website effective July 4. Possibly due to 757 retirements? There was a brief period when AA flew MIA-LPB twice daily some days; not it is withdrawing completely. Santa Cruz has become the center of business, but La Paz is still (in spite of "...

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by alfa164
Sun Mar 04, 2018 4:28 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Georgia Lt. Governor Threatens DL Over Cutting Ties with NRA
Replies: 273
Views: 8018

Re: Georgia Lt. Governor Threatens DL Over Cutting Ties with NRA

Georgia government gets involved in the separation of ties between two private corporations. If Casey Cagle wasn't a brainless dunce, I don't think he would have stated he brought the bill to punish Delta for separating ties with the NRA. They could have gotten away with it, too. Delta should be en...

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by alfa164
Sun Mar 04, 2018 1:30 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Delta risks $40 mill in tax breaks over NRA riff
Replies: 135
Views: 6269

Re: Delta risks $40 mill in tax breaks over NRA riff

frmrCapCadet wrote:
Do we have to be pro NRA and pro school shootings to be welcome to Georgia?


Apparently, in the eyes of the knuckle-dragging Lt. Governor, you do... :roll:

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by alfa164
Sun Mar 04, 2018 1:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sen. Slams Obama Healthcare supporters
Replies: 31
Views: 1042

Re: Sen. Slams Obama Healthcare supporters

Poor Senator Hatch is getting old and has lost too many brain cells. At least he is leaving office, stepping aside for Willard. Like Trump he thinks he's superior to everybody. He's been a embarrassment to Utah for a very long time. I suspect he's angry because the people who are keeping him in pow...

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by alfa164
Sat Mar 03, 2018 3:30 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Delta risks $40 mill in tax breaks over NRA riff
Replies: 135
Views: 6269

Re: Delta risks $40 mill in tax breaks over NRA riff

Also with the exception of this kid all the mass shooters were over 21 except the Sandy Hook but he took the guns from his mom who was a legal owner so I really don't see how any additional laws will prevent this from happening in the future but hey if it makes you all sleep better at night go for ...

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by alfa164
Wed Feb 28, 2018 3:06 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Delta risks $40 mill in tax breaks over NRA riff
Replies: 135
Views: 6269

Re: Delta risks $40 mill in tax breaks over NRA riff

MaverickM11 wrote:
So....what a re the odds this actually is blocked? Or is it just posturing from a guy seeking reelection?

His posturing probably just guaranteed that Amazon won't be looking at Georgia any longer... :roll:

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by alfa164
Wed Feb 28, 2018 3:01 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Georgia Lt. Governor Threatens DL Over Cutting Ties with NRA
Replies: 273
Views: 8018

Re: Georgia Lt. Governor Threatens DL Over Cutting Ties with NRA

This is an amazing post and thank you for taking the time to write it. This folks, is about as common sense a post can get. The 2nd amendemt was written in 1791. I am no gun buff but I believe when this amendment was written, there were only hand guns, no such thing as assault rifles that we now al...

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by alfa164
Wed Feb 28, 2018 12:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Delta risks $40 mill in tax breaks over NRA riff
Replies: 135
Views: 6269

Re: Delta risks $40 mill in tax breaks over NRA riff

The NRAs sole purpose is to promote gun safety, and to protect and preserve the 2nd amendment, which so many seem to wanna do away with. For any company to come out and pick sides on such a controversial political issue, just seems foolish to me. And for the record, I don't agree with the state of ...

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by alfa164
Tue Feb 27, 2018 6:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Georgia Lt. Governor Threatens DL Over Cutting Ties with NRA
Replies: 273
Views: 8018

Re: Georgia Lt. Governor Threatens DL Over Cutting Ties with NRA

If the LG wants to turn it from mole hill to mountain he does so at his own peril. The NRA is morally bankrupt these days and certainly nothing like it was 30 or 40 years ago. I believe there was a DL family that lost a child in the most recent shooting in FL so that may have been a subtle factor a...

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by alfa164
Tue Feb 27, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Georgia Lt. Governor Threatens DL Over Cutting Ties with NRA
Replies: 273
Views: 8018

Re: Georgia Lt. Governor Threatens DL Over Cutting Ties with NRA

Delta is #1 as of December 31st 2016. https://www.bizjournals.com/atlanta/subscriber-only/2017/07/21/atlantas-25-largest-employers.html You need to double check your facts they are 14th. https://www.careerinfonet.org/oview6.asp?soccode=&id=&nodeid=12&stfips=13&from=State That looks ...

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by alfa164
Tue Feb 27, 2018 6:04 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Georgia Lt. Governor Threatens DL Over Cutting Ties with NRA
Replies: 273
Views: 8018

Re: Georgia Lt. Governor Threatens DL Over Cutting Ties with NRA

But at least now we all know what the Lt Governor of Georgia is, and this guy might run for higher office soon! He has already announced his intention to run for governor. Of course, that wouldn't have anything to do with his publicity-seeking attack here... ;) Now we should turn our schools into a...

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by alfa164
Tue Feb 27, 2018 5:17 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Georgia Lt. Governor Threatens DL Over Cutting Ties with NRA
Replies: 273
Views: 8018

Re: Georgia Lt. Governor Threatens DL Over Cutting Ties with NRA

You are again presuming that DL is ENTITLED to a tax cut that is not available to other airlines. DL waded into a culture war issue it didn't really need to. It stupidly thought it could earn some small amount of goodwill, even as it alienated roughly half its customers (And did so despite being he...

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by alfa164
Wed Feb 14, 2018 2:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Takes Closer Look At Russian Passenger Jet As Airbus And Boeing Deals Face Ongoing Delays
Replies: 45
Views: 7617

Re: Iran Takes Closer Look At Russian Passenger Jet As Airbus And Boeing Deals Face Ongoing Delays

Id love some new SSJ100s in the Sky. I'd love it, too - if the all actually stayed flying. Right now 4 of Interjet's 22 SSJ100's are on the ground, being taken apart for parts to keep the other planes flying. These aircraft may - one day - turn out to be great planes. For now, reliability - and the...

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by alfa164
Wed Feb 14, 2018 2:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Takes Closer Look At Russian Passenger Jet As Airbus And Boeing Deals Face Ongoing Delays
Replies: 45
Views: 7617

Re: Iran Takes Closer Look At Russian Passenger Jet As Airbus And Boeing Deals Face Ongoing Delays

Id love some new SSJ100s in the Sky. I'd love it, too - if the all actually stayed flying. Right now 4 of Interjet's 22 SSJ100's are on the ground, being taken apart for parts to keep the other planes flying. These aircraft may - one day - turn out to be great planes. For now, reliability - and the...

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by alfa164
Thu Feb 01, 2018 9:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United denies boarding to an Emotional Support Peacock
Replies: 112
Views: 22352

Re: United denies boarding to an Emotional Support Peacock

Slash787 wrote:
What will be next? Emotional Support Cow on Air India?


An emotional support pig on a Saudi or El Al flight would be interesting...

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by alfa164
Thu Feb 01, 2018 3:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United denies boarding to an Emotional Support Peacock
Replies: 112
Views: 22352

Re: United denies boarding to an Emotional Support Peacock

Medical malpractice is, of course, a private right of action, and it also requires an injury for which a plaintiff can seek damages. Who's being injured here? No; medical malpractice can be an Administrative Law issue; wherein the State has the right to revoke a medical license after an administrat...

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by alfa164
Thu Feb 01, 2018 1:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DFW Foreign Carrier Estimated October 2017 Loads
Replies: 10
Views: 1234

Re: DFW Foreign Carrier Estimated October 2017 Loads

YouGeeElWhy wrote:
In March 2018 QR will lose code sharing with AA, so I wonder what impact that will have. EY going away will definitely stabilize EK and QR, so the cod sharing loss for QR is likely moot.


Cod sharing? Not more stories about how fish-in-the-hold make a flight profitable... ;)

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by alfa164
Thu Feb 01, 2018 12:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United denies boarding to an Emotional Support Peacock
Replies: 112
Views: 22352

Re: United denies boarding to an Emotional Support Peacock

Link/Source: http://liveandletsfly.boardingarea.com/2018/01/29/united-airlines-peacock/ Some of these "doctors" who write these phony letters and prescriptions need to have heads examined. . Sorry; I must disagree. The "doctors" who take $20.00 over the internet and provide emot...

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by alfa164
Wed Jan 31, 2018 2:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/28/2018:AS Drops DAL-SFO?; DL Adds SLC-PIT; F9 Drops MCO-CUN; UA Drops IAH-BDL, LAX-TUS
Replies: 117
Views: 15105

Re: OAG Changes 1/28/2018:AS Drops DAL-SFO?; DL Adds SLC-PIT; F9 Drops MCO-CUN; UA Drops IAH-BDL, LAX-TUS

MarkAir pointed-out that AS's sudden cancellation of the agreement - forcing them to provide their own feed from markets previously served by the AS codeshare - was the cause of their losses. No, BF's sudden expansion into competitive markets was the cause; no bankruptcy filing will ever say, "...

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by alfa164
Tue Jan 30, 2018 2:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/28/2018:AS Drops DAL-SFO?; DL Adds SLC-PIT; F9 Drops MCO-CUN; UA Drops IAH-BDL, LAX-TUS
Replies: 117
Views: 15105

Re: OAG Changes 1/28/2018:AS Drops DAL-SFO?; DL Adds SLC-PIT; F9 Drops MCO-CUN; UA Drops IAH-BDL, LAX-TUS

Let me understand this, AS ending its codeshare relationship with BF (and subsequently entering markets BF had flown) "didn't threaten BF's existence in the slightest"... ...but DL ending its codeshare relationship with AS (and subsequently entering markets AS had flown) is a dastardly de...

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by alfa164
Tue Jan 30, 2018 5:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/28/2018:AS Drops DAL-SFO?; DL Adds SLC-PIT; F9 Drops MCO-CUN; UA Drops IAH-BDL, LAX-TUS
Replies: 117
Views: 15105

Re: OAG Changes 1/28/2018:AS Drops DAL-SFO?; DL Adds SLC-PIT; F9 Drops MCO-CUN; UA Drops IAH-BDL, LAX-TUS

I guess history repeats itself more than we realize. Save for the fact that most of the "history" you've cited is wrong and/or had nothing to do with BF going under: o AS ended codesharing but didn't start flying competitively in BF markets o BF chose to fly head-to-head against AS in the...

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by alfa164
Sun Jan 28, 2018 1:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines transcon premium product
Replies: 61
Views: 10792

Re: Alaska Airlines transcon premium product

How are they becoming "one of the biggest" when they are still the smallest? Are we talking airline size? Alaska is now the 5th largest airline in the US, behind AA, DL, WN, and UA. Alaska now surpasses JetBlue in size (both pax carried and fleet size). In all fairness, your comment shoul...

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by alfa164
Sat Jan 27, 2018 4:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines transcon premium product
Replies: 61
Views: 10792

Re: Alaska Airlines transcon premium product

afcjets wrote:
At least Virgin America has the widest First Class seat of any airline in the US.


"had"

:(

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by alfa164
Sat Jan 27, 2018 2:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Russia plans new "Concorde"
Replies: 31
Views: 6675

Re: Russia plans new "Concorde"

kjeld0d wrote:
jnev3289 wrote:
CPHFF wrote:
Nothing on BALTIA's website yet.

Dying :rotfl:

I am so pissed with Baltia. I sent in for my Golden Rooster Club Card over a year ago!


Really? I got my Golden Cock Card a long time ago... ;)

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by alfa164
Sat Jan 27, 2018 1:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Russia plans new "Concorde"
Replies: 31
Views: 6675

Re: Russia plans new "Concorde"

zeke wrote:
What date is it today ?


Only two months and five days away... ;)

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by alfa164
Sat Jan 27, 2018 1:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Origin of Airline Names
Replies: 170
Views: 13126

Re: Origin of Airline Names

Laker Airways & Trump Shuttle named after their founders, Sir Freddie Laker & Donald Trump. Ryanair I think was also named after their original founders, Tony & Christopher Ryan. Almost. The Trump Shuttle was founded as the Eastern Air Lines Shuttle; Trump renamed it when he bought its ...

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by alfa164
Tue Jan 23, 2018 4:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passenger thinks AirAsia's uniforms are revealing to the point of being 'disgusting
Replies: 90
Views: 14728

Re: Passenger thinks AirAsia's uniforms are revealing to the point of being 'disgusting

Some people have a lot of time on their hands. Not to mention, two-faced. The uniforms are quite tight and revealing. Saying that, I've not looked at the article, but, is this woman jelly cause she does not have the figure? She was probably "planted" on that flight - if she even exists, a...

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by alfa164
Tue Jan 23, 2018 3:41 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: United to Start Giving Passengers Detailed Reasons for Delays
Replies: 30
Views: 3494

Re: United to Start Giving Passengers Detailed Reasons for Delays

Now that I think of it, this would be really cool to implement the dispatcher. I'd venture to say most people don't even know what an airline dispatcher is, or does. The message could include the dispatcher's name and possibly picture. This would create a personal interaction between the dispatcher...

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by alfa164
Sun Jan 21, 2018 3:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL 767-400's to receive Delta One Suites 2019
Replies: 45
Views: 8857

Re: DL 767-400's to receive Delta One Suites 2019

Have they announced that they will be eliminating the C+ section on the 777s & 764s as well? Yes C+ will transition the new, and better, Premium Select cabin. The Premium Select cabin will have dedicated FA's, upgraded service ware (Think domestic first class), and upgraded meal options to set ...

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by alfa164
Fri Jan 19, 2018 1:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Uniforms for AS
Replies: 54
Views: 7774

Re: New Uniforms for AS

Looks like a great improvement, although deployment is not expected until late 2019. I always thought the current business-professional theme was uninspiring. http://komonews.com/news/local/alaska-airliners-unveils-new-uniforms-from-seattle-fashion-designer-luly-yang And a flashback of previous AS ...

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by alfa164
Wed Jan 17, 2018 1:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Comac, UAC to develop CR929 300-seat widebody aircraft
Replies: 425
Views: 35924

Re: Chinese and Russian Widebody Project takes shape

I think that is an oversimplified way of putting it. Airline purchases have been and will always be a factor in the massive & complex geo-political landscape. Massive trade surplus is just one factor. It remains to be seen --> 1) How geo-politics play out between the major powers & economie...

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by alfa164
Tue Jan 16, 2018 2:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AN-12B just landed in DTW
Replies: 17
Views: 2404

Re: AN-12B just landed in DTW

repost

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by alfa164
Tue Jan 16, 2018 2:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AN-12B just landed in DTW
Replies: 17
Views: 2404

Re: AN-12B just landed in DTW

No he/she is not serious just jumping on the opportunity here to seem cool and hit DTW. Lame buddy Lol... Oh boy... Someone didn't get the joke. Contrary, I actually love my hometown airport and was poking fun at those people who constantly make DTW lovers look bad by continually insisting the airp...

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by alfa164
Mon Jan 15, 2018 12:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Florida Couple try stowing cat in checked luggage
Replies: 33
Views: 4845

Re: Florida Couple try stowing cat in checked luggage

BREECH wrote:
qf789 wrote:
A Florida couple have been caught trying to pack their pet cat in their checked luggage

Their children must've had an interesting flying experience growing up.


They are both 21 years old, and travelling alone; they probably don't have children.

And, hopefully, never will... ;)

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by alfa164
Sun Jan 14, 2018 5:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/14/2018: DL Adds SEA-IAD/IND/MCI, Expands in BOS; AA Reduces STT/SXM
Replies: 80
Views: 11793

Re: OAG Changes 1/14/2018: DL Adds SEA-IAD/IND/MCI, Expands in BOS; AA Reduces STT/SXM

Good morning enilria - thanks for the post! Another round of BOS adds DL BOS-BNA JUN 1.8>3 JUL 1.6>3 AUG 1.8>3 SEP 1.3>3 *DL BOS-CHS JUL 0.1>1.0 AUG 0.1>1.0 SEP 0.0>1.0 DL BOS-JAX JUN 1.0>1.8 JUL 1.0>1.8 AUG 1.0>2 SEP 1.0>1.7 DL BOS-MCI JUN 0.9>1.7 JUL 0.8>1.7 AUG 0.9>1.9 SEP 0.7>1.6 DL BOS-PIT JUN...

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by alfa164
Sun Jan 14, 2018 5:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta adds SEA-IAD
Replies: 47
Views: 7481

Re: Delta adds SEA-IAD

Delta’s SEA adds have not been just about the transpacific connections for a while now..some of them work with transpac and some of them don’t. It is all about both O&D and the general connectivity of the hub, both domestic and international. For example the IAD-SEA flight is another option fro...

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by alfa164
Wed Jan 10, 2018 10:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Airlines seeking to expand dominance at Dallas Love Field
Replies: 155
Views: 21863

Re: Southwest Airlines seeking to expand dominance at Dallas Love Field

A monopoly is a monopoly. I am very suprised that the US government allows it at DAL. They have prevented monopolies at many other airports for years. You are aware the initial WA was created by the Federal Government and all subsequent version have to be approved by the Federal Government? If I re...

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by alfa164
Mon Jan 08, 2018 7:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus offers China Industrial Partnership for A380 Programme
Replies: 126
Views: 18146

Re: Airbus offers China Industrial Partnership for A380 Programme

Heck, they could not make it work flying between Guangzhou and Hong Kong Sorry for nitpicking, Guangzhou and Hong Kong are very close to each other. I cannot imagine they ever considered to fly this route. Nobody flies between Guangzhou and Hong Kong anyway. It's 2 hrs by train and maybe a little b...

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by alfa164
Mon Jan 08, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska "Beyond" problems, Seattle Times finally catches on
Replies: 125
Views: 20646

Re: Alaska "Beyond" problems, Seattle Times finally catches on

Actually, the in-depth research done on both brands during the "Which brand are we going to keep?" phase showed that the VX brand scored less favorably in many of the key consumer metrics than the AS brand did. It's not 1995 anymore, and the "Virgin" brand doesn't carry anywhere...

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by alfa164
Mon Jan 08, 2018 1:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska "Beyond" problems, Seattle Times finally catches on
Replies: 125
Views: 20646

Re: Alaska "Beyond" problems, Seattle Times finally catches on

What is distressing to me is the venom people in the US have for journalists today. As if journalists don't operate with a professional code of practice, or as f there wasn't always a politics behind the scene in *every* business. Fragrantly dismissive of a serious profession -- and an attitude tha...

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by alfa164
Sun Jan 07, 2018 9:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JFK Terminal 4 Water Line break
Replies: 13
Views: 3843

Re: JFK Terminal 4 Water Line break

Isn't that the "great new" terminal that justified tearing down the iconic Terminal 3 "saucer"? ;)

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by alfa164
Sun Jan 07, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hawaiian to announce HNL-LGB service on Monday January 8 2018.
Replies: 95
Views: 13999

Re: Hawaiian to announce HNL-LGB service on Monday January 8 2018.

fastmover wrote:
Expect more changes at LGB from B6
From what I understand they will be changing things around there.


Is this from the Monty Python Department of Redundancy Department? ;)

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by alfa164
Sun Jan 07, 2018 4:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta at SEA, BOS, and RDU
Replies: 159
Views: 13118

Re: Delta at SEA, BOS, and RDU

As said, at this point, the only plausible BOS-Asia nonstop I can see for Delta is BOS-ICN, but I think that is better served - for a host of operational and financial reasons - by Korean (through the JV) than Delta itself. We'll see. I cannot disagree, but I wonder - since it is a JV - what advant...

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by alfa164
Sun Jan 07, 2018 1:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS using non-branded OO CRJ2s
Replies: 31
Views: 5433

Re: AS using non-branded OO CRJ2s

People again looking for any excuse to claim AS is going down the tubes... I am not sure how a discussion of OO flying non-branded planes for AS is an "excuse to claim AS is going down the tubes". It may be, however, a basis for discussing whether or not Horizon is "going down the tu...

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by alfa164
Thu Jan 04, 2018 8:35 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trumps Nuclear Button Bigger Than Kim Jong Un's
Replies: 55
Views: 1795

Re: Trumps Nuclear Button Bigger Than Kim Jong Un's

It is a strange world: if we compare the North Korean leader and the US leader, the former is the rational one. Are you for real or what? The North Korean leader is completely insane. If you even look the wrong way at him they'll haul you off in front of the firing squad, to be shot with anti-aircr...

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