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by AirFiero
Sun Jan 20, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/20/19:DL Adds RDU-PIT/MSY;F9 Adds BNA-ORD;FI Drops DFW;WW Closes MCO;VC Drops TLH-SFB
Replies: 63
Views: 9184

Re: OAG Changes 1/20/19:DL Adds RDU-PIT/MSY;F9 Adds BNA-ORD;FI Drops DFW;WW Closes MCO;VC Drops TLH-SFB

All that’s left at SJC for F9 are DEN and LAS (both of which also have F9 flights to SFO as well). CVG, ATL, and AUS were moved from SJC to SFO. TUL and SAT were dropped and not (to this point anyway) replaced with another Bay Area airport. With the flights that were moved to SFO year-round or seas...

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by AirFiero
Sun Jan 20, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/20/19:DL Adds RDU-PIT/MSY;F9 Adds BNA-ORD;FI Drops DFW;WW Closes MCO;VC Drops TLH-SFB
Replies: 63
Views: 9184

Re: OAG Changes 1/20/19:DL Adds RDU-PIT/MSY;F9 Adds BNA-ORD;FI Drops DFW;WW Closes MCO;VC Drops TLH-SFB

Thanks again for my Sunday airline porn to go with my coffee. ;) For you or tphuang, is there a way to see what F9 routes are still there from SJC, and how they are doing? I’m curious if the dartboard adds from last year have stuck. All that’s left at SJC for F9 are DEN and LAS (both of which also ...

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by AirFiero
Sun Jan 20, 2019 6:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Question on ANA's departure from SJC
Replies: 9
Views: 1993

Re: Question on ANA's departure from SJC

I punched the filed route into ForeFlight, and it shows direct SFO at 3,500 then direct MOLEN intersection, which is right at the tip of Point Reyes. This is a much lower altitude route on departure. I’m assuming the route is setting up an oceanic track route. The flight to Beijing uses a route more...

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by AirFiero
Sun Jan 20, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Question on ANA's departure from SJC
Replies: 9
Views: 1993

Re: Question on ANA's departure from SJC

Wow, this is strange. The HU flight wasn’t assigned the LOUPE departure, it was given TECKY3 TECKY then SJC. maybe that gets them higher than the LOUPE before getting over the bay and the SFO traffic?

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by AirFiero
Sun Jan 20, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Question on ANA's departure from SJC
Replies: 9
Views: 1993

Re: Question on ANA's departure from SJC

I don’t know why, but the flights to Tokyo have always (or the majority of the time) done that departure going back to when AA flew the route.

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by AirFiero
Sun Jan 20, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: California Pacific Airlines has a start date! November 1st
Replies: 352
Views: 62639

Re: Updated: California Pacific Airlines has a start date! November 1st

California is not business friendly at all. It was a recipe for disaster from the beginning. California is the 5th largest economy on the planet. 53 of the Fortune 500 companies are based there. Here, this will get you started... http://www.newgeography.com/content/001925-if-california-is-doing-so-...

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by AirFiero
Sun Jan 20, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/20/19:DL Adds RDU-PIT/MSY;F9 Adds BNA-ORD;FI Drops DFW;WW Closes MCO;VC Drops TLH-SFB
Replies: 63
Views: 9184

Re: OAG Changes 1/20/19:DL Adds RDU-PIT/MSY;F9 Adds BNA-ORD;FI Drops DFW;WW Closes MCO;VC Drops TLH-SFB

Thanks again for my Sunday airline porn to go with my coffee. ;)

For you or tphuang, is there a way to see what F9 routes are still there from SJC, and how they are doing? I’m curious if the dartboard adds from last year have stuck.

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by AirFiero
Sun Jan 20, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Orleans Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 86
Views: 7018

Re: New Orleans Aviation Thread - 2019

But they do fly MSY-OAK.... in addition to their MSY-SJC flight. ;) Judging by the numbers provided, the Bay Area can support two dailies. Is OAK-MSY daily? Well...it currently supports 3-4 daily. UA goes 2 daily to SFO seasonally, plus daily AS to SFO and WN daily to OAK and 1 weekly to SJC (and S...

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by AirFiero
Sun Jan 20, 2019 5:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Orleans Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 86
Views: 7018

Re: New Orleans Aviation Thread - 2019

LAX772LR wrote:
AirFiero wrote:
Might be possible for WN as long as they don’t fly the route from SFO.

But they do fly MSY-OAK.... in addition to their MSY-SJC flight. ;)


Judging by the numbers provided, the Bay Area can support two dailies. Is OAK-MSY daily?

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by AirFiero
Sat Jan 19, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Orleans Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 86
Views: 7018

Re: New Orleans Aviation Thread - 2019

At over 160PDEW, that route has been overdue for a daily service for a while now. WN and DL have been caught sleeping on that one. I think it's notable that MSY has been included with most of their large bases for new cities, even over DFW and IAH. That suggests to me that there is a long-term stra...

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by AirFiero
Wed Jan 16, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Orleans Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 86
Views: 7018

Re: New Orleans Aviation Thread - 2019

At over 160PDEW, that route has been overdue for a daily service for a while now. WN and DL have been caught sleeping on that one. I think it's notable that MSY has been included with most of their large bases for new cities, even over DFW and IAH. That suggests to me that there is a long-term stra...

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by AirFiero
Wed Jan 16, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Possible New Routes (A220)
Replies: 52
Views: 7805

Re: Air Canada Possible New Routes (A220)

SJC-YYZ would be a resumption of that route. AC flew it around 2000. Yup. It was killed in the post-9/11 downturn. I believe they also flew SJC-Ottawa (YOW?) briefly. The A220 is a larger capacity aircraft than the E jet, correct? SJC-YVR started up 1x or 2x/D. Now it’s up to 3x. I wonder if we wil...

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by AirFiero
Sun Jan 13, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/13/2019:AS Suspends KOA-PDX;F9 Drops SAN-IND/MCO,LAS-MEM,IAH-RDU;UA Suspends EYW-ORD,IAH-PBI
Replies: 75
Views: 11474

Re: OAG Changes 1/13/2019:AS Suspends KOA-PDX;F9 Drops SAN-IND/MCO,LAS-MEM,IAH-RDU;UA Suspends EYW-ORD,IAH-PBI

N174UA wrote:
AS suspension of KOA-PDX is interesting, especially for the summer months. Big Island isn't as popular as Maui or Kauai, and with SY coming in, looks like AS is feeling the impact the most in this market.


It’s going to be interesting to see what effects happen when WN starts Hawaii.

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by AirFiero
Sun Jan 06, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 5+ Hour delays into SFO
Replies: 93
Views: 16474

Re: 5+ Hour delays into SFO

Yes running a hub especially that noon Asia bank is challenging, which made SFO the highest percentage misconnect hub for UA in 2017 per townhall statement. With minimal reroute options customers often will get stuck for extended periods or overnight with the cost that goes along. Today, as typical...

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by AirFiero
Fri Jan 04, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska Airlines Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 78
Views: 8264

Re: Alaska Airlines Network Thread - 2019

SJC: More transcon routes (SJC-BOS, SJC-BWI, SJC-MCO as examples) I can definitely see BOS being a good potential add. Perhaps instead of BWI, which is now done by WN, they might fly to IAD which is unserved. MCO is already served by WN, so I would think two flights is too much. Next summer SJC is ...

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by AirFiero
Wed Jan 02, 2019 6:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why does WN only fly the 737-700 into SNA?
Replies: 11
Views: 1572

Re: Why does WN only fly the 737-700 into SNA?

Doesn’t WN fly much shorter segments than the other airlines mentioned (except for maybe AS)? They can trade fuel for other payload (people and baggage).

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by AirFiero
Tue Jan 01, 2019 11:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: California Pacific Airlines has a start date! November 1st
Replies: 352
Views: 62639

Re: Updated: California Pacific Airlines has a start date! November 1st

Yes, JetSuiteX seems to be doing a much better job--from the way their planes look and are configured, to their advertising, to their website--gives a much better impression than CA Pacific right off the bat. Maybe they should start flying to Carlsbad now from SJC, OAK, etc. Correct me if I'm wrong...

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by AirFiero
Mon Dec 31, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 12/30/2018:DL Drops LAX-SAL and SEA-YEG;SY Adds PDX-HNL;UA EWR-POS to Daily,HDN-IAH Dropped for Summer
Replies: 103
Views: 13105

Re: OAG Changes 12/30/2018:DL Drops LAX-SAL and SEA-YEG;SY Adds PDX-HNL;UA EWR-POS to Daily,HDN-IAH Dropped for Summer

DL is willing to loose money on SEA Yep. :checkmark: And I really don't understand why. Is the fight with AS really worth it? AS will always be the dominant airline at SEA, and that's probably never going to change, so what's in it for DL? Obviously some routes are making money, but I would think t...

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by AirFiero
Mon Dec 31, 2018 4:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS expands presence at DAL
Replies: 146
Views: 17977

Re: AS expands presence at DAL

AS has only 3 gates at DAL. Too few to scale it to a focus city. SJC where they are 2nd behind WN they have about 10 and the airport is process of expanding. DAL will be more of a spoke for eastward expansion from West. VX tried to put their gates at LGA/DCA to use without too much luck. There will...

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by AirFiero
Sun Dec 30, 2018 5:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS expands presence at DAL
Replies: 146
Views: 17977

Re: AS expands presence at DAL

If WN started DFW, what if anything would they do differently? Would they duplicate their service at DAL, or would they fly a very different schedule from DFW?

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by AirFiero
Sun Dec 30, 2018 6:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS expands presence at DAL
Replies: 146
Views: 17977

Re: AS expands presence at DAL

AS has only 3 gates at DAL. Too few to scale it to a focus city. SJC where they are 2nd behind WN they have about 10 and the airport is process of expanding. DAL will be more of a spoke for eastward expansion from West. VX tried to put their gates at LGA/DCA to use without too much luck. There will...

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by AirFiero
Sun Dec 30, 2018 6:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS expands presence at DAL
Replies: 146
Views: 17977

Re: AS expands presence at DAL

Does anyone think they could expand into some smaller cities in upstate NY (ALB, ROC, SYR) nonstop from DAL that both AA (with DFW) and WN have over looked? The distance to upstate NY from Dallas is still shorter than their longest current route from DAL with the E175 (which is SEA). AS has only 3 ...

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by AirFiero
Thu Dec 27, 2018 11:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 757s in Vail
Replies: 114
Views: 18298

Re: 757s in Vail

So when the 757s are all retired, what will be the successor aircraft?

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by AirFiero
Tue Dec 25, 2018 9:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Electric planes: the state of the art
Replies: 259
Views: 16453

Re: Electric planes: the state of the art

HYBRID POWER e.g. Avro RJ100 / ATR72 / Q400 4-engine regional hybrid Two small gas turbine (or jet, if you absolutely must) engines running at maximum efficiency throughout the flight, running on bio-fuel.[/i] Plus ….Two similar capacity electric motors, and small short range battery packs, to prov...

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by AirFiero
Mon Dec 24, 2018 9:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS expands presence at DAL
Replies: 146
Views: 17977

Re: AS expands presence at DAL

Does anyone think they could expand into some smaller cities in upstate NY (ALB, ROC, SYR) nonstop from DAL that both AA (with DFW) and WN have over looked? The distance to upstate NY from Dallas is still shorter than their longest current route from DAL with the E175 (which is SEA). If WN can't ma...

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by AirFiero
Mon Dec 24, 2018 6:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS expands presence at DAL
Replies: 146
Views: 17977

Re: AS expands presence at DAL

That's just a dumb statement. We don't know if it makes sense or not. Obviously, there is a plan here. Either they are making money (or close to it) or they see other value from it. To speculate otherwise would be disingenuous. I'm pretty sure the Executives know more about what they are doing here...

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by AirFiero
Mon Dec 24, 2018 5:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS expands presence at DAL
Replies: 146
Views: 17977

Re: AS expands presence at DAL

They are definitely not doing this because their DAL operations are doing well. SEA is probably doing okay. LAX/SFO are going in the wrong direction since VX went away. All the other routes are haemorrhaging money. This is all about keeping those 2 gates. Since they've cut back a bunch of routes si...

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by AirFiero
Mon Dec 24, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Electric planes: the state of the art
Replies: 259
Views: 16453

Re: Electric planes: the state of the art

The first few successful electric/fuel cell planes will not have the capability of a current Airbus or Boeing plane. :checkmark: They will be slower, fly lower, and smaller :checkmark: My prediction: upwards of a hundred passengers, upwards of 250-350 miles, ceiling of 8000 feet (which means few wo...

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by AirFiero
Mon Dec 24, 2018 5:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Electric planes: the state of the art
Replies: 259
Views: 16453

Re: Electric planes: the state of the art

It might be helpful to mention my experience with helping a friend of mine start an electric conversion on one of his cars in my shop. We removed the gas engine, all of the fuel and cooling system components and installed the electric motor and a manual transaxle. He took the car to a company here ...

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by AirFiero
Mon Dec 24, 2018 3:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Electric planes: the state of the art
Replies: 259
Views: 16453

Re: Electric planes: the state of the art

I highly doubt that. Do you have anything that actually shows that 4% number for distribution? A real big issue is the efficiency of producing that energy which is completely ignored by the electric cult. Probably the biggest issue that is completely ignored is where is the energy going to come fro...

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by AirFiero
Mon Dec 24, 2018 2:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS expands presence at DAL
Replies: 146
Views: 17977

Re: AS expands presence at DAL

They are definitely not doing this because their DAL operations are doing well. SEA is probably doing okay. LAX/SFO are going in the wrong direction since VX went away. All the other routes are haemorrhaging money. This is all about keeping those 2 gates. Since they've cut back a bunch of routes si...

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by AirFiero
Mon Dec 24, 2018 4:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 12/23/2018:9X Adds PBI-TPA;AA Drops AMA-PHX;AS Drops MKE-PDX;DL Adds BOS-CLE
Replies: 80
Views: 11521

Re: OAG Changes 12/23/2018:9X Adds PBI-TPA;AA Drops AMA-PHX;AS Drops MKE-PDX;DL Adds BOS-CLE

Look, if they were increasing it due to demand, they would not be increasing in September. It is a ploy related to the gate situation. I've heard that they were in danger of having to give a gate to DL for free that they/VX paid dearly for. My guess is they are hoping DL will now offer cash instead...

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by AirFiero
Sun Dec 23, 2018 9:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 12/23/2018:9X Adds PBI-TPA;AA Drops AMA-PHX;AS Drops MKE-PDX;DL Adds BOS-CLE
Replies: 80
Views: 11521

Re: OAG Changes 12/23/2018:9X Adds PBI-TPA;AA Drops AMA-PHX;AS Drops MKE-PDX;DL Adds BOS-CLE

AS DAL-PDX SEP 1.0>3[1.0] AS DAL-SAN SEP 1.0>2[1.0] AS DAL-SEA SEP 2>4[2] AS DAL-SFO SEP 3>4[3] AS DAL-SJC SEP 1.0>3[1.0] But, but, but...AS will pull out of DAL any day now! (So they said) ;) I wouldn’t hold my breath on these. September is a long ways away so you have to ask yourself why? Is it t...

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by AirFiero
Sun Dec 23, 2018 8:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 12/23/2018:9X Adds PBI-TPA;AA Drops AMA-PHX;AS Drops MKE-PDX;DL Adds BOS-CLE
Replies: 80
Views: 11521

Re: OAG Changes 12/23/2018:9X Adds PBI-TPA;AA Drops AMA-PHX;AS Drops MKE-PDX;DL Adds BOS-CLE

AS DAL-PDX SEP 1.0>3[1.0]
AS DAL-SAN SEP 1.0>2[1.0]
AS DAL-SEA SEP 2>4[2]
AS DAL-SFO SEP 3>4[3]
AS DAL-SJC SEP 1.0>3[1.0]

But, but, but...AS will pull out of DAL any day now! (So they said) ;)

WN LGB-SJC APR 0>3[0] MAY 0>4[0]

The AS-WN war at SJC continues

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by AirFiero
Sun Dec 23, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 12/23/2018:9X Adds PBI-TPA;AA Drops AMA-PHX;AS Drops MKE-PDX;DL Adds BOS-CLE
Replies: 80
Views: 11521

Re: OAG Changes 12/23/2018:9X Adds PBI-TPA;AA Drops AMA-PHX;AS Drops MKE-PDX;DL Adds BOS-CLE

FA9295 wrote:
SJC are continuously seeing more and more cuts/reductions overtime.


Eh, not really. AS has been consistently growing at SJC.

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by AirFiero
Sun Dec 23, 2018 5:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Electric planes: the state of the art
Replies: 259
Views: 16453

Re: Electric planes: the state of the art

Do you have any idea how Jet A1 is produced? They don't just pump it out of the sea... Regarding efficiency, the PW127M powering the ATR72 has a fuel-to-shaft efficiency of 27-29% (pointed out by SheikhDjibouti in this thread and me in the referenced one). Talk about waste of energy! Then again, so...

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by AirFiero
Sun Dec 23, 2018 1:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Electric planes: the state of the art
Replies: 259
Views: 16453

Re: Electric planes: the state of the art

So at a 20% higher MTOW, you're going to see a lot of concrete rushing by before lifting off. You forget obvious details like an all electric aircraft would have electric motors on the wheels for landing and takeoff. Not much heavier than normal brakes. At cruise altitude you would fly at 50% power...

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by AirFiero
Sun Dec 23, 2018 1:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Electric planes: the state of the art
Replies: 259
Views: 16453

Re: Electric planes: the state of the art

AirFiero, I will not pollute (!) this thread anymore with our little climate debate. I completely disagree with you, and I have followed the climate research as well for a decade or two. There are many out there who think it's in their best financial interest to spread "alternate facts" a...

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by AirFiero
Sat Dec 22, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Electric planes: the state of the art
Replies: 259
Views: 16453

Re: Electric planes: the state of the art

1. Of course we are heating the planet. Burning oil, coal and running nuclear plants generates heat, that’s why we do it (sometimes as a primary objective, sometimes in order to produce electricity or motion). The first two also release tremendous amounts of CO2. Didn’t you know? I've been reading ...

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by AirFiero
Sat Dec 22, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Electric planes: the state of the art
Replies: 259
Views: 16453

Re: Electric planes: the state of the art

Why do everyone insist that electric flying has to include flying around with heavy batteries? Use methanol for fuel, fuel cells for generating the electricity and electric motors! There you go. Fuel tanks are already in place in every airliner. The non-perfect efficiency (40-60 %) of the fuel cell...

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by AirFiero
Sat Dec 22, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Electric planes: the state of the art
Replies: 259
Views: 16453

Re: Electric planes: the state of the art

One other strange part to this proposal is putting the batteries in the wings, which would have to be removed and replaced after *every* flight. You’ve now added complexity and weight to the wings, not to mention a potential failure point. And a C130 wing? A HIGH wing? That makes swapping even more ...

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by AirFiero
Sat Dec 22, 2018 1:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Electric planes: the state of the art
Replies: 259
Views: 16453

Re: Electric planes: the state of the art

Why do everyone insist that electric flying has to include flying around with heavy batteries? Use methanol for fuel, fuel cells for generating the electricity and electric motors! There you go. Fuel tanks are already in place in every airliner. The non-perfect efficiency (40-60 %) of the fuel cell...

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by AirFiero
Fri Dec 21, 2018 10:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Electric planes: the state of the art
Replies: 259
Views: 16453

Re: Electric planes: the state of the art

We will have spent $3 trillion for mid-east wars and consequent VA costs. Almost all of that is/was largely to protect oil supplies for us or our allies. As well as favorite tax treatment for domestic oil and gas. The subsidies for fossil fuels far surpasses anything for renewables. Doesn’t current...

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by AirFiero
Fri Dec 21, 2018 10:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS expands presence at DAL
Replies: 146
Views: 17977

Re: AS expands presence at DAL

airzona11 wrote:
Dallas and the Bay Area do have a growing and the connected business community. So while there are certainly other motives, still possible to make some money.


Tech, I believe.

SJC 3x daily (+1)

Wow

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by AirFiero
Fri Dec 21, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS expands presence at DAL
Replies: 146
Views: 17977

Re: AS expands presence at DAL

Oh boy - so much for the PAE for DAL swap theory... Looking forward to the continued fighting guaranteed to continue through at least 2024! Also... don't think we can call this "squatting" as even though the amount of frequencies might not be supported - they aren't "squatting" ...

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by AirFiero
Fri Dec 21, 2018 12:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Electric planes: the state of the art
Replies: 259
Views: 16453

Re: Electric planes: the state of the art

With the ratio about 5, a battery with an energy storage density 1/5 of that of gasoline would have the same range as a gasoline-powered car. We are not even close to this at present.[/i] https://www.aps.org/publications/apsnews/201208/backpage.cfm Based on those numbers we're already there with ba...

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by AirFiero
Thu Dec 20, 2018 5:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United starting Stockton-LAX service in 2019?
Replies: 53
Views: 6768

Re: United starting Stockton-LAX service in 2019?

Another interesting fact appearing in media articles today: In 2017, the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors considered adding “San Francisco” to the name of Stockton’s airport in an effort to draw more attention to the area and drum up more business. Though San Francisco International Airport’...

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by AirFiero
Thu Dec 20, 2018 5:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Electric planes: the state of the art
Replies: 259
Views: 16453

Re: Electric planes: the state of the art

Present liquid electrolyte lithium batteries do not have the required energy density, they function terribly in cold conditions and as we know can catch fire/explode.Oh and then there is the 'dendrite' growth issue that lowers performance over time.So no not ready yet. But The whole of the automoti...

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by AirFiero
Mon Dec 17, 2018 6:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United starting Stockton-LAX service in 2019?
Replies: 53
Views: 6768

Re: United starting Stockton-LAX service in 2019?

OO CRJ utilization is low, having one sit in SCK for 13 hours isn't the end of the world. Ok, I didn’t know if this is typical. Just seems like a long time to have an aircraft on the ground not being used. Might be the “cost of doing business” for an LAX departure. It is an unusually long ground ti...

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by AirFiero
Mon Dec 17, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United starting Stockton-LAX service in 2019?
Replies: 53
Views: 6768

Re: United starting Stockton-LAX service in 2019?

drdisque wrote:
OO CRJ utilization is low, having one sit in SCK for 13 hours isn't the end of the world.


Ok, I didn’t know if this is typical. Just seems like a long time to have an aircraft on the ground not being used.

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