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by aerolimani
Thu Nov 16, 2017 2:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership
Replies: 1552
Views: 114563

Re: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership

Interesting tweet ( https://twitter.com/LeehamNews/status/930813489815392257 ) from Scott Hamilton referring to http://tinyurl.com/yauxcwjw : The English Google translation: Boeing doesn't think @Bombardier will build a Mobile plant because of lack of demand, calls the @Airbus #CSeries deal irrelev...

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by aerolimani
Thu Nov 16, 2017 2:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dubai Air Show 2017 - Other Manufacturers/Engine Orders pt2
Replies: 13
Views: 5559

Re: Dubai Air Show 2017 - Other Manufacturers/Engine Orders pt2

Air China and Shenzhen Airlines order 60 GTF engines. http://newsroom.pw.utc.com/2017-11-15-Air-China-and-Shenzhen-Airlines-Choose-PurePower-R-Geared-Turbofan-TM-Engines-for-60-A320neo-Family-Aircraft You mean 60 A320s with GTF engines? It's an order for GTF engines for 60 of their already ordered ...

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by aerolimani
Wed Nov 15, 2017 12:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bombardier announces LoI for 31 (+30 Options) CSeries from an unnamed European Customer
Replies: 271
Views: 43630

Re: Bombardier announces LoI for 31 (+30 Options) CSeries from an unnamed European Customer

Which specific airports do you have in mind? There are certainly Greek island and mainland airports with short field issues, but most popular tourist destinations have A320/738 flights direct from other parts of Europe. I'm struggling to come up with more than isolated examples of Greek airports th...

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by aerolimani
Tue Nov 14, 2017 4:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bombardier announces LoI for 31 (+30 Options) CSeries from an unnamed European Customer
Replies: 271
Views: 43630

Re: Bombardier announces LoI for 31 (+30 Options) CSeries from an unnamed European Customer

Anyone here consider Aegean Airlines? I don't think they have any nextgen NB on order at the moment. They want to increase fleet size to 70 aircraft, apparently. The CSeries would be an amazing aircraft for them. Great efficiency, sufficient capacity to allow for increased frequency and enough rang...

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by aerolimani
Tue Nov 14, 2017 1:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dubai Air Show 2017 - Other Manufacturers/Engine Orders
Replies: 52
Views: 15986

Re: Dubai Air Show 2017 - Other Manufacturers/Engine Orders

Was the EgyptAir confirmation of the C-series at the Dubai air show? It was just announced for a dozen CS300: http://www.fliegerfaust.com/egyptair-acquires-12-bombardier-cseries-cs300-and-is-looking-for-money-for-further-purchases-2500853120.html A typical hunch from "fliegerfaust" ... A ...

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by aerolimani
Mon Nov 13, 2017 12:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cseries orders for 2017
Replies: 205
Views: 52493

Re: Cseries orders for 2017

A top up is being negotiated with Air Baltic. Martin Gauss, CEO of Air Baltic, launch customer for Bombardier’s C Series 300 narrowbody twinjet, said at the 2017 Dubai Airshow the airline has “taken the decision to negotiate for at least another 14 aircraft” on top of its firm order for 20 CS300s. &...

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by aerolimani
Mon Nov 13, 2017 12:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dubai Air Show 2017 - Other Manufacturers/Engine Orders
Replies: 52
Views: 15986

Re: Dubai Air Show 2017 - Other Manufacturers/Engine Orders

Some good news for Bombardier. Martin Gauss, CEO of Air Baltic, launch customer for Bombardier’s C Series 300 narrowbody twinjet, said at the 2017 Dubai Airshow the airline has “taken the decision to negotiate for at least another 14 aircraft” on top of its firm order for 20 CS300s. "But that i...

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by aerolimani
Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership
Replies: 1552
Views: 114563

Re: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership

*********BREAKING NEWS ********** (From the Dubai airshow) DUBAI: Tariffs won't apply to US-assembled CSeries – Cromer https://www.flightglobal.com/news/artic ... es-443162/ Either nobody is interested, apart from thee & me (& Moka) or did someone else start a thread, and I missed it? Bomba...

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by aerolimani
Sat Nov 11, 2017 4:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: CLT ATC arrested for possession of weapon of mass destruction
Replies: 4
Views: 2644

Re: CLT ATC arrested for possession of weapon of mass destruction

If a homemade pipe bomb is considered a WMD, then I guess Saddam Hussein really did have WMD’s. ;)

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by aerolimani
Fri Nov 10, 2017 9:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Analyst predicts Airbus will eventually terminate CSeries program
Replies: 156
Views: 21132

Re: Analyst predicts Airbus will eventually terminate CSeries program

But Airbus could now simply devalue it further and get the second half for free. Why is it that some cannot think beyond redistributive, overall below zero summ games of "win from loss" ? "foisting off less fitting products on customers by killing the better product" "holdi...

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by aerolimani
Fri Nov 10, 2017 4:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA's ongoing PR issues
Replies: 372
Views: 30186

Re: Yet ANOTHER UA story...gate agent wont allow Segway

You're assuming too much nuance. They certainly didn't say anything about "collapsible". They just said "Hoverboards. Exploding. Bad." The captain said, "I wouldn't allow Samsung phones, if I had time to check everybody for them; I'm definitely not going to allow that .&quo...

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by aerolimani
Fri Nov 10, 2017 1:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA's ongoing PR issues
Replies: 372
Views: 30186

Re: Yet ANOTHER UA story...gate agent wont allow Segway

I apologize for jumping in so late to this discussion, because I'm starting to get paperwork together for my next attempt next year for a honeymoon do-over, and I was looking for any news that had happened in the meantime and stumbled upon this thread. (I'm the person who's being discussed in these...

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by aerolimani
Thu Nov 09, 2017 9:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Analyst predicts Airbus will eventually terminate CSeries program
Replies: 156
Views: 21132

Re: Analyst predicts Airbus will eventually terminate CSeries program

As to annoying Boeing… it seems like an awful lot of effort, getting a US CSeries FAL going, just to deliver Delta's order, just for Airbus to thumb their noses at Boeing. Don't you think? If it means a giant airline will make extract heavy concessions from Boeing to be back on their good side, the...

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by aerolimani
Thu Nov 09, 2017 8:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Analyst predicts Airbus will eventually terminate CSeries program
Replies: 156
Views: 21132

Re: Analyst predicts Airbus will eventually terminate CSeries program

I only see Airbus's move for the C-Series as a way to annoy Boeing. Something tells me that as soon as Delta gets its frames delivered, Airbus will backout or push to shut down the series altogether. Why would Airbus support a program that competes with the A319/A320 range? I'll briefly sum up what...

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by aerolimani
Wed Nov 08, 2017 9:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF66 CDG-LAX (A388-F-HPJE) diverts to Goose Bay (YYR) with an uncontained engine failure to #4 engine
Replies: 590
Views: 125642

Re: AF66 CDG-LAX (A388-F-HPJE) diverts to Goose Bay (YYR) with an uncontained engine failure to #4 engine

I'd think it makes a difference when the engine quits. Taking off with a full fuel load and then losing one is one thing, but trying to get takeoff clearance with just three of four engines operational to begin with would be very different. I wasn't talking about passenger flights, but 3 engine fer...

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by aerolimani
Wed Nov 08, 2017 7:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Analyst predicts Airbus will eventually terminate CSeries program
Replies: 156
Views: 21132

Re: Analyst predicts Airbus will eventually terminate CSeries program

The C-Series is a brand spanking new and amazing aircraft. Swiss and airBaltic seem very, very pleased with theirs with the latter even planning to order more. We just heard about another new order coming up soon. Egyptair is also, allegedly, looking into purchasing a few. Momentum will build. This...

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by aerolimani
Wed Nov 08, 2017 6:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Analyst predicts Airbus will eventually terminate CSeries program
Replies: 156
Views: 21132

Re: Analyst predicts Airbus will eventually terminate CSeries program

If the C series suddenly gets 100 new orders and starts making $5million profit per jet that would be bad for Airbus. The program would now be valuable with the potential to make billions of dollars profit. Airbus would have to pay more than a billion dollars to buy the full program off Bombardier....

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by aerolimani
Wed Nov 08, 2017 2:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Analyst predicts Airbus will eventually terminate CSeries program
Replies: 156
Views: 21132

Re: Analyst predicts Airbus will eventually terminate CSeries program

Airbus won't implement any cost savings on the C series until it has purchased the remaining share. Airbus will want the C series to struggle along making no profit for the next few years. They will then buy the remaining portion of the program at a lower price. If you plan on buying something in a...

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by aerolimani
Tue Nov 07, 2017 10:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Analyst predicts Airbus will eventually terminate CSeries program
Replies: 156
Views: 21132

Re: Analyst predicts Airbus will eventually terminate CSeries program

The C series is a great plane. Stupid move by Airbus if true. If the plane costs 30 mil to manufacture sell it for at least 31 million. This is not that difficult. My guess is pure speculation by Leeham and nothing more. Well problem solved right there... Airlines may want a cheap (low 20 million r...

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by aerolimani
Tue Nov 07, 2017 10:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Analyst predicts Airbus will eventually terminate CSeries program
Replies: 156
Views: 21132

Re: Analyst predicts Airbus will eventually terminate CSeries program

Yeah… the article seems a little pointless, merely garnering ad revenue from the likes of us a.netters clicking on the link. It’s a set of clumsily strung together quotes from a Wall Street analyst’s crystal ball gazing. Who are Doug Harned and Bernstein Research anyhow? Certainly, this Leeham artic...

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by aerolimani
Tue Nov 07, 2017 9:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Analyst predicts Airbus will eventually terminate CSeries program
Replies: 156
Views: 21132

Re: Analyst predicts Airbus will eventually terminate CSeries program

On the surface, it's very easy to draw parallels between the 717 and the CSeries. But, there are is one very important differences, as has been pointed out in other threads. The CSeries is a brand, new state-of-the-art design. I guess you didn't read the article, because that is not the parallel th...

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by aerolimani
Tue Nov 07, 2017 5:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Analyst predicts Airbus will eventually terminate CSeries program
Replies: 156
Views: 21132

Re: Analyst predicts Airbus will eventually terminate CSeries program

On the surface, it's very easy to draw parallels between the 717 and the CSeries. But, there are is one very important differences, as has been pointed out in other threads. The CSeries is a brand, new state-of-the-art design. The 717 was merely an update of a 30-year-old design. Never mind that Air...

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by aerolimani
Wed Nov 01, 2017 3:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WestJet shifts 737 MAX 9 order to MAX 10
Replies: 49
Views: 6781

Re: WestJet shifts 737 MAX 9 order to MAX 10

The MAX 10 was only confirmed to be built 5 months ago.... Designing a new airplane type, even if it's just a stretch, can easily take 12 to 24 months. Boeing has been talking about a 737 stretch to its customers long before its official launch. There have been several discussions about the MAX 10 ...

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by aerolimani
Wed Nov 01, 2017 2:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership
Replies: 1552
Views: 114563

Re: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership

I'm going to bet the other US airlines do not want to see Delta obtain a fleet of C series aircraft at below cost pricing. The Delta pricing, is unfair to Untied, Southwest, etc. Airlines get good deals by encouraging competition amongst different manufacturers’ offerings. I expect they will care m...

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by aerolimani
Wed Nov 01, 2017 6:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership
Replies: 1552
Views: 114563

Re: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership

So 2-3 more years in the red, so it seems. Perhaps less if Airbus is able to twist arms aggressively. This could be caught up in the courts for the next 3 to 5 years. Unless Airbus/Bombardier reach a settlement, I'll bet a wing doesn't enter the US this decade. Especially if the US starts investiga...

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by aerolimani
Tue Oct 31, 2017 7:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Finnair starts weighting some passengers voluntarily
Replies: 32
Views: 3582

Re: Finnair starts weighting some passengers voluntarily

You'll get an average weight of people who want to volunteer, and that is not likely to be an accurate representation of the average passenger. It seems like a rather pointless exercise. It certainly gets press though! Sort of like MOL's suggestion that FR should charge for lavatory usage.

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by aerolimani
Tue Oct 31, 2017 6:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Epic Air Canada rant by Superwoman
Replies: 34
Views: 5704

Re: Epic Air Canada rant by Superwoman

Cunard wrote:
Shouldn't this thread be locked as it's ridiculous!

I don't know about locked, but maybe it should be in Travel, Polls, and Preferences. It's clearly about Superwoman's preferences.

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by aerolimani
Tue Oct 31, 2017 2:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership
Replies: 1552
Views: 114563

Re: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership

Assuming the CSALP agreement is finalized in 2018, how important is resolving the tariff situation in the end? The DOC case has already done its damage to BBD, so for them, things could hardly get worse. Assuming Airbus participation starts to bring in some sales from non-US airlines, does it really...

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by aerolimani
Sun Oct 29, 2017 11:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future CSeries Orders (Post Airbus-Bombardier deal)
Replies: 189
Views: 21990

Re: Future CSeries Orders (Post Airbus-Bombardier deal)

So, just like the US FAL, tariff avoidance leads to unwanted expense, especially given it's being done for deal(s) that we're told were already not profitable for BBD. All the talk of avoiding tariffs is being done to increase buyer confidence in the CSeries. Basically, it says there's a plan in pl...

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by aerolimani
Sun Oct 29, 2017 5:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A330neo Production And Delivery Thread
Replies: 707
Views: 201929

Re: Airbus A330neo Production And Delivery Thread

KarelXWB wrote:

Then why does the title say it's a Cathay Pacific A350 sharklet?

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by aerolimani
Sun Oct 29, 2017 6:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Do Flight Attendants Know if a Passenger is Underage?
Replies: 57
Views: 7079

Re: Do Flight Attendants Know if a Passenger is Underage?

I've actually always been curious if there's a set rule, or if it's determined on an airline by airline basis. I've heard of two different systems. One is that the age limit is determined by the country where the airline is registered, and the other is that it's determined by the destination of the ...

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by aerolimani
Sat Oct 28, 2017 10:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada says increased demand could prompt more airplane orders (CBC)
Replies: 120
Views: 13172

Re: Air Canada says increased demand could prompt more airplane orders (CBC)

What do you mean? Which issue is this? It appears that the Eastern Canadian states have opposed to building an oil pipeline from the west (Alberta). Meanwhile, the US is willing to have a pipeline from Alberta to Nebraska built. Such a strange situation where the US is friendlier to Alberta than th...

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by aerolimani
Sat Oct 28, 2017 5:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada says increased demand could prompt more airplane orders (CBC)
Replies: 120
Views: 13172

Re: Air Canada says increased demand could prompt more airplane orders (CBC)

Do Canadians care if Air Canada orders from Boeing after all this bullying? Only AV geek Canadians and those that live in Quebec care. To everyone else, Bombardier is just a big corporation siphoning tax dollars. Personally, I'd prefer to see Air Canada purchase Airbus products instead at this poin...

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by aerolimani
Fri Oct 27, 2017 2:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does the CSeries change the Airbus narrowbody?
Replies: 67
Views: 8647

Re: Does the CSeries change the Airbus narrowbody?

I think, your A322 is too long for a NB like the 757-300 was. Happy to discuss, btw ;) Yep. 270 seats would be too long. In the US, where everybody pulls up to a gate with a bridge, it would be more problematic. In much of the rest of the world boarding by airstairs is more common, and the extra le...

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by aerolimani
Thu Oct 26, 2017 10:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pictures of LCY redevelopement released.
Replies: 36
Views: 6793

Re: Pictures of LCY redevelopement released.

skipness1E wrote:
1987 “I can give you a cast iron promise London City Airport will only use Dash 7 aircraft, the quietest in the world, and certainly not a place for jets.”

2017 :
Er....

I suppose the excuse could be that Boeing destroyed the Dash 7 tooling in 1986. :o

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by aerolimani
Wed Oct 25, 2017 9:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership
Replies: 1552
Views: 114563

Re: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership

http://www.bnn.ca/boeing-says-it-won-t-adjust-strategy-because-of-airbus-c-series-deal-1.895551 "Boeing says it won't adjust strategy because of Airbus CSeries deal" Boeing chairman, president and CEO Dennis Muilenburg says its family of 737 planes is winning, including the smaller Max 7s...

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by aerolimani
Wed Oct 25, 2017 4:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership
Replies: 1552
Views: 114563

Re: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership

http://www.cbc.ca/news/business/c-series-bombardier-airbus-1.4370696 The Canadian government supposedly "pushed" Bombardier towards Airbus after Bombardier was considering China. Bombardier had considered a Chinese partnership as early as 2015, after talks about a possible merger with Air...

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by aerolimani
Tue Oct 24, 2017 11:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership
Replies: 1552
Views: 114563

Re: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership

Let's think about it from another angle. Do you think that a sovereign nation such as the USA in the face of an obvious tariff evasion ploy will simply throw up its hands and say "you've got us" when it comes to accepting imported goods? Isn't the point of the legislation to protect US jo...

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by aerolimani
Tue Oct 24, 2017 7:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cseries orders for 2017
Replies: 205
Views: 52493

Re: Cseries orders for 2017

Skywatcher wrote:
There's another article in English from the Egypt Daily News.....let's hope it's true. If so, it came out of nowhere.

Got a link? I can't find it.

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by aerolimani
Tue Oct 24, 2017 7:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership
Replies: 1552
Views: 114563

Re: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership

That could have been a nice Boeing-Bomberdier (BoeBBD ;p ) line up: CS100, CS300, 737 MAX8, 737 MAX10, 797?/767MAX, 787, 777. Most likely Boeing didn't want to garantee jobs. Really funny if this is true. Lucky for Airbus this didn't happen. I think the CSeries is a better fit with Airbus anyhow. T...

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by aerolimani
Tue Oct 24, 2017 5:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cseries orders for 2017
Replies: 205
Views: 52493

Re: Cseries orders for 2017

I also think they would be good for some of the smaller national carriers in Europe, Africa & Mid East - Croatian, Adria, Bulgaria, Tarom, CSA, Air Nostrum, Finnair, Austrian, Aegean, Royal Jordanian, Saudia, Oman, Kuwait, Iran carriers, Egyptair , RAM, Tunisair, Kenya, Sudan, Arik, TAAG, Starb...

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by aerolimani
Tue Oct 24, 2017 6:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership
Replies: 1552
Views: 114563

Re: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership

For those of you who have been longtime followers of the CSeries Production and Testing thread, let me say this. I miss Planemaker! I would be very interested to know his/her opinion on all this. :stirthepot:

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by aerolimani
Mon Oct 23, 2017 7:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership
Replies: 1552
Views: 114563

Re: Airbus and Bombardier Announce CSeries Partnership

With the A320 NEO line virtually sold out until after 2025, Airbus has nothing left to sell for new campaigns. So it makes sense to add the CSeries so that beyond having something to sell, some customers can convert their NEO orders to the Cseries and free up A320NEO slots. Also, as they no longer ...

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by aerolimani
Mon Oct 23, 2017 6:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does the CSeries change the Airbus narrowbody?
Replies: 67
Views: 8647

Re: Does the CSeries change the Airbus narrowbody?

The existence of a CS500 creates a family. Theoretically, an airline could operate like an LCC, flying nothing but CS100, CS300, and CS500. In this sense, a CS500 increases the sales potential for the entire family. Beyond that, the cannibalization issue is, well… not really an issue. So what if Ai...

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by aerolimani
Mon Oct 23, 2017 4:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does the CSeries change the Airbus narrowbody?
Replies: 67
Views: 8647

Re: Does the CSeries change the Airbus narrowbody?

Now… will you let go of the 73G/7MAX thing? I'm not sure why you brought it up in the first place. You've managed to hikack a thread about how the CSeries affects Airbus's narrowbody plans. I suggest you open a new thread about the 737-7MAX vs the CSeries, if you are so inclined. Physician, heal th...

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by aerolimani
Mon Oct 23, 2017 4:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Beijing unveils new airport, to open in 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 11126

Re: Beijing unveils new airport, to open in 2019

An airport farther out from the city will not be a problem in China. They understand mass transit, and that the airport needs to be effectively connected from day 1. Elsewhere in the world, airport authorities are one organization, and mass transit is another, and they have separate agendas. In Chin...

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by aerolimani
Mon Oct 23, 2017 6:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does the CSeries change the Airbus narrowbody?
Replies: 67
Views: 8647

Re: Does the CSeries change the Airbus narrowbody?

And yet major European LCC easyJet, admittedly nowadays an all-Airbus airline, find it more financially beneficial to have 156 seats in their A319s. The cost of providing the extra FA is more than met by the revenue from the extra 6 seats and the extra onboard sales possible with 4 cabin crew rathe...

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by aerolimani
Mon Oct 23, 2017 4:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does the CSeries change the Airbus narrowbody?
Replies: 67
Views: 8647

Re: Does the CSeries change the Airbus narrowbody?

Seats exactly 150 passengers in a single class so it optimizes the required three FAs and leverages their existing investment in the 737 family, especially considering almost if not all 737-700 operators also operate other models of the 737. And yet, pretty much only Southwest and WestJet seem inte...

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by aerolimani
Mon Oct 23, 2017 1:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does the CSeries change the Airbus narrowbody?
Replies: 67
Views: 8647

Re: Does the CSeries change the Airbus narrowbody?

For existing 737-700 operators and while it will not be a big seller, for the customers who want exactly 150 seats in the replacement frame, the 737-7 is the best option available to them so they would not be candidates for the CS500, either. The best option? For some airlines, sure, especially if ...

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by aerolimani
Sun Oct 22, 2017 9:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Does the CSeries change the Airbus narrowbody?
Replies: 67
Views: 8647

Re: Does the CSeries change the Airbus narrowbody?

Airbus already has the A319neo and Boeing the 737-7 so I am not sure where a larger C Series would slot into Airbus' product line. Different type of product, different customers. If you want commonality, containerized cargo, and/or the extra performance, you go for the A319NEO. If it's a CASM monst...

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