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by lesfalls
Wed Mar 21, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Italian Airways
Replies: 18
Views: 3798

Re: Italian Airways

http://aeronauticsonline.com/italian-ai ... h-in-2018/

I find it a little hard to believe that they want to have so many staff :).
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Here is another source: http://aeronauticsonline.com/italian-ai ... h-in-2018/

I find it a little hard to believe that they want to have so many staff :).

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by lesfalls
Wed Mar 21, 2018 4:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Italian airways to start long haul flight this summer.
Replies: 1
Views: 373

Italian airways to start long haul flight this summer.

Seems that the airline will operate using 777s from BGY: http://aeronauticsonline.com/italian-airways-hopes-to-launch-in-2018/ http://www.lastampa.it/2018/03/18/economia/voli-verso-lamerica-e-intesa-con-ryanair-in-estate-parte-la-sfida-di-italian-airways-BqR5nSV75VmaonAaGyqq0O/pagina.html Your thoug...

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by lesfalls
Wed Mar 14, 2018 12:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian AOC / Transatlantic flights / Crews bases
Replies: 13
Views: 2061

Re: Norwegian AOC / Transatlantic flights / Crews bases

Norwegian Air Shuttle (DY) for the 787 flights. Crew bases are FLL, JFK, LGW, BCN, FCO and BKK. Norwegian Air International (D8) operates the 737 Max flights from Europe to the east coast. Bases in PVD, SWF, EDI and DUB. All the crew members are employed by local contract companies of the country t...

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by lesfalls
Wed Mar 07, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian Air Intl plans Canada launch on July 23, 2018
Replies: 77
Views: 9833

Re: Norwegian Air Intl plans Canada launch on July 23, 2018

How long will it most likely take for the CTA to apporve their application?

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by lesfalls
Fri Feb 09, 2018 10:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eritrean Airlines at MXP?
Replies: 10
Views: 1877

Re: Eritrean Airlines at MXP?

To the OP Just out of curiosity being well travelled myself and considering your youth is their any particular reason why your looking to travel to Eritrea it's an honest question? To tell you all the truth I actually I don't have the biggest intention of going to Eritrea as I only wanted to see wh...

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by lesfalls
Fri Feb 09, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: NEW FORUM RULES
Replies: 115
Views: 29739

Re: NEW FORUM RULES

I wonder if I am even permitted to state my opinion here but I think that there is too much beauracracy wih this. It just seems liks people have completely lost their senses.

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by lesfalls
Wed Feb 07, 2018 4:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 2/18 : thrust set, speed building ...
Replies: 258
Views: 23520

Re: Irish 2/18 : thrust set, speed building ...

Norwegian to increase SWF from 1 to 2 daily with an 08.30 departure ex DUB. https://www.irishtimes.com/business/transport-and-tourism/norwegian-air-to-double-flights-on-dublin-new-york-route-1.3382606 Anyone have the exact times for the new morning flight? I can't seem to find it on Norwegian's web...

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by lesfalls
Sun Feb 04, 2018 8:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Eritrean Airlines at MXP?
Replies: 10
Views: 1877

Eritrean Airlines at MXP?

For the last month I have been trying to find some information regarding this flight to MXP. I have called numerous numbers on their website and called Malpensa air with their response being that they don't even fly there even though they do. Anyone know by chance wether they have an office in Italy...

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by lesfalls
Thu Jan 18, 2018 7:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DY Pulls out of BDL
Replies: 104
Views: 16122

Re: DY Pulls out of BDL

A bit off topic but a bit interesting in regards to how much commitment Norwegian has put into Stewart: http://aeronauticsonline.com/norwegians-operations-at-stewart-international/ In addition it seems that Norwegians flights from SWF/PVD-EDI are also getting reduced. Quite a major drawback which su...

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by lesfalls
Sat Jan 13, 2018 2:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NYC Area Aviation Thread (JFK/LGA/EWR/ISP/SWF/HPN) - 2018
Replies: 128
Views: 11654

Re: NYC Area Aviation Thread (JFK/LGA/EWR/ISP/SWF/HPN) - 2018

Of course my plans aren't feasible, but they really would be nice. Even a little bit of relief would be appreciated. I never knew that JFK's site is the size of ATL. That is basically the epitomy of New York mismanagement lol. I shouldn't be surprised, but I am shocked and scared. I mean, how waste...

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by lesfalls
Thu Jan 04, 2018 11:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northeast USA Winter Storm 1/4 Thread
Replies: 313
Views: 29636

Re: Northeast Winter Storm 1/4 Thread

TK1 seems to be going for JFK.

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by lesfalls
Thu Jan 04, 2018 10:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northeast USA Winter Storm 1/4 Thread
Replies: 313
Views: 29636

Re: Northeast Winter Storm 1/4 Thread

Any update regarding wether the likes of SU102 will divert or the later arrivals won't be impacted?

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by lesfalls
Wed Jan 03, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian reveals its biggest ever year of growth in 2018
Replies: 95
Views: 13710

Re: Norwegian reveals its biggest ever year of growth in 2018

The only reason people are flying DY across the Atlantic is because of price. Don't kid yourself otherwise. Being from NYC I personally have never found DY to be significantly cheaper than legacies especially when considering bag fees as well. As someone who also lives in the NYC Area since 2014 I ...

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by lesfalls
Wed Jan 03, 2018 4:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Etihad Regional be replaced by something else?
Replies: 14
Views: 2399

Re: Will Ethiad Regional be replaced by something else?

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Marcello47 wrote:
AZa346 wrote:
Is there a directTrain from Lugano to MXP?

Yes. It's been recently started

No there isn't. The one your thinking about must be the Varese line which for now only goes to Varese. The line will be expanded to MXP in June 2018 and surely by then I see LX probably leaving LUG due to the new line.

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by lesfalls
Fri Dec 29, 2017 3:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ariana Afghan Airlines Fleet Plan
Replies: 12
Views: 2447

Re: Ariana Afghan Airlines Fleet Plan

I remember reading that Ariana got an A340 and was supposed to start flights to Europe as they were working with the Afghan Government and European Union to get off the Blacklist, (if i'm not mistaken I read this in the summer) but since then I haven't heard a single thing.

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by lesfalls
Sat Dec 16, 2017 10:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Meridiana starting MXP-JFK/MIA
Replies: 40
Views: 6508

Re: Meridiana starting MXP-JFK/MIA

I’m not too surprised JFK-NAP and PMO are being dropped. The immigrant VFR component from Sicily and southern Italy is aging and dying off, and their children and grandchildren just don’t have those family ties to the montherland anymore, no matter how many I’m-so-proud-to-be Italian in-your-face g...

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by lesfalls
Sat Dec 16, 2017 10:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Meridiana starting MXP-JFK/MIA
Replies: 40
Views: 6508

Re: Meridiana starting MXP-JFK/MIA

If these new routes are successful, I can see AA being the first to drop JFK-MXP, unless AZ goes out of business first. AA would move the route to PHL. I think that IG in a way is catering to a whole different market with transfers. In addition to that AA I would've thought would have dropped it wh...

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by lesfalls
Sat Dec 16, 2017 10:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Meridiana starting MXP-JFK/MIA
Replies: 40
Views: 6508

Re: Meridiana starting MXP-JFK/MIA

If these new routes are successful, I can see AA being the first to drop JFK-MXP, unless AZ goes out of business first. AA would move the route to PHL. I think that IG in a way is catering to a whole different market with transfers. In addition to that AA I would've thought would have dropped it wh...

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by lesfalls
Sat Dec 16, 2017 10:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Meridiana starting MXP-JFK/MIA
Replies: 40
Views: 6508

Re: Meridiana starting MXP-JFK/MIA

Looking at Meridiana.com, I noticed there are a lot of connections to Milan Malpensa within Italy timed to meet the new JFK flight rolling out in the next few months. (Such as Lamezia Terme being served 4x weekly to Milan versus Sunday summer only). One has to wonder if IG/QR are planning to eventu...

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by lesfalls
Fri Dec 15, 2017 3:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Meridiana starting MXP-JFK/MIA
Replies: 40
Views: 6508

Re: Meridiana starting MXP-JFK/MIA

LIPZ wrote:
Looks like the new flights are replacing NAP-JFK and PMO-JFK which IG has been running since 2005.

Really? That comes to me as a shock as those flights always had good loads from what I heard. A real pity to see them go.

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by lesfalls
Fri Dec 15, 2017 8:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian start long haul from MADRID
Replies: 62
Views: 12948

Re: Norwegian start long haul from MADRID

I could see JFK-AMS not doing bad with the fares that they will be offering but MAD-JFK will definitely not do well with so much competition.

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by lesfalls
Fri Dec 15, 2017 8:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 12/17: Ag eitilt gan teo
Replies: 209
Views: 23436

Re: Irish 12/17: Ag eitilt gan teo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lSG75OU-nD0

Guess they must be doing well in Germany after AB's failure. I wonder if they will add additional flights.
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JAmie2k9 wrote:
Looks like a new German TV add
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lSG75OU-nD0

Guess they must be doing well in Germany after AB's failure. I wonder if they will add additional flights.

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by lesfalls
Fri Dec 15, 2017 8:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Meridiana starting MXP-JFK/MIA
Replies: 40
Views: 6508

Meridiana starting MXP-JFK/MIA

Seems that IG is starting MXP-JFK daily effective June 1st and MIA-MXP 4X weekly effective June 8th: MXP 13:10-JFK 16:00 Daily JFK 20:30-MXP 10:30 Daily MXP 13:00-MIA 17:45 1347 MIA 19:45-MXP 11:10 1347 Both flights will be operated with an A330. https://www.meridiana.it/it-IT/travel-plan/book/booki...

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by lesfalls
Thu Dec 14, 2017 2:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX announces HKG-IAD with A350-1000
Replies: 77
Views: 21832

Re: CX to launch IAD

raylee67 wrote:
It would be a nice A359 route. I guess CX is inspired by the success of BOS. IAD will be a heavily premium route as well.

And EWR too.

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by lesfalls
Thu Dec 14, 2017 2:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian start long haul from MADRID
Replies: 62
Views: 12948

Re: Norwegian start long haul from MADRID

Flight times according to routes online: Amsterdam – New York JFK eff 07MAY18 4 weekly 787-9 DY7701 AMS1225 – 1425JFK 789 x357 DY7700 JFK1830 – 0730+1AMS 789 x246 Madrid – Los Angeles eff 15JUL18 4 weekly 787-9 DY7743 MAD1340 – 1640LAX 789 357 DY7743 MAD1650 – 1950LAX 789 1 DY7742 LAX1840 – 1420+1MA...

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by lesfalls
Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 141013

Re: Nordic Aviation 2017

From March 25th 2018 Norwegian will operate CDG-OSL instead of ORY-OSL. No news yet on what will happen to their HEL/CPH/ARN flights from Orly.

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by lesfalls
Mon Dec 11, 2017 8:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumor of new DY 737 TATL routes?
Replies: 88
Views: 10332

Re: 5 DY 737's currently over the Atlantic

There is a rumour that a new DY MAX route is to be announced shortly. Anyone in the know? Is it a new destination on either side of the pond or a connecting of the dots? For connecting the dots, ORK-SWF is top on their list if the max-8 can do it on ORK's short runway. Other than that, my guess wou...

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by lesfalls
Fri Dec 08, 2017 8:21 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Euro WideBodies 2018
Replies: 45
Views: 3050

Re: Euro WideBodies 2018

Here's what I see scheduled for regular passenger service in March 2018 to/from European Union countries: AY - HEL-LHR - 359 - 31 flights in March 2018 AY - LHR-HEL - 359 - 31 flights in March 2018 BA - AMS-LHR - 767 - 30 flights in March 2018 BA - ARN-LHR - 767 - 52 flights in March 2018 BA - ATH-...

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by lesfalls
Thu Dec 07, 2017 6:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: East Asian Airlines at Newark Liberty
Replies: 40
Views: 6679

Re: East Asian Airlines at Newark Liberty

IAHWorldflyer wrote:
Doesn't PR fly YVR-JFK as well? As part of the MNL-YVR-JFK routing. Not sure if they have fifth freedom rights.

They do. The flight operates 3x weekly.

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by lesfalls
Wed Dec 06, 2017 2:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CBX & international flights to TIJ & entering USA ?
Replies: 52
Views: 3909

Re: CBX & international flights to TIJ & entering USA ?

Unless something has changed, Hainan is starting service to TIJ at the start of 2018 which to take advantage of the CBX to get San Diego pax who want to fly direct to China. Since when has Hainan announced a route to TIJ...? It wouldn't not be the the first long haul flight for TIJ. AMX operates so...

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by lesfalls
Sat Dec 02, 2017 11:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Condor plans to start UIO
Replies: 3
Views: 1270

Re: Condor plans to start UIO

Interesting. Will SDQ-UIO be 5th freedom?

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by lesfalls
Wed Nov 29, 2017 12:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Providence to get a new international carrier
Replies: 7
Views: 1360

Re: Providence to get a new international carrier

I think it could be ASL France. They applied to fly to PVD last year.

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by lesfalls
Tue Nov 28, 2017 7:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Irish 11/17 - China in our hands ...
Replies: 217
Views: 27948

Re: Irish 11/17 - China in our hands ...

[twoid][/twoid] With today's announcement of LEVEL launching flights from ORY and Openskies to cease operations after summer 18, where do people think their three 757's are going to go? Any chance they'll end up with Aer Lingus? Just looked: Openskies has F-GPEK, F-HAVI & F-HAVN with an average ...

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by lesfalls
Tue Nov 28, 2017 10:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Darwin Airlines and SkyWork to die before the end of the year?
Replies: 13
Views: 2553

Re: Darwin Airlines and SkyWork to die before the end of the year?

https://www.adriaairways.ch/it-it/break ... ouncement/
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All flights by Adria Switzerland seem to be canceled as it has had its operating licence temporarily revoked.

https://www.adriaairways.ch/it-it/break ... ouncement/

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by lesfalls
Tue Nov 28, 2017 10:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Darwin Airlines and SkyWork to die before the end of the year?
Replies: 13
Views: 2553

Re: Darwin Airlines and SkyWork to die before the end of the year?

JP have announced 6 new routes out of LJU (including GVA), it seems the F7 turboprops are making their way eastwards and possibly under Slovenian register. Seems the F7 deal was all about the planes and nothing else. The writing is on the wall for F7... With that being the case what will happen to ...

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by lesfalls
Tue Nov 28, 2017 10:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Level to launch 5 new destinations and also a new ORY base next S18.
Replies: 61
Views: 20035

Re: Level to launch 5 new destinations and also a new ORY base next S18.

I just looked at ORY-EWR roundtrip in September 2018 and it seems that the flights are operated by Openskies with an IB flight number. I wonder if there is more to this. https://booking.flylevel.com/?triptype=RT&from=PAR&to=NYC&depdate=2018-09-04&retdate=2018-09-21&adt=1&chd=...

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by lesfalls
Fri Nov 24, 2017 11:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ET 5th freedom flights in Europe?
Replies: 0
Views: 549

ET 5th freedom flights in Europe?

I know that ET offers OSL-ARN and VIE-ARN as 5th freedom flights but I have also seen that the airline adds on other stops to some of its EU destinations. Are those also 5th freedom flights or the two spoken about above are the sole ones in the continent that they hold?

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by lesfalls
Sat Nov 11, 2017 10:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When did Egyptair stop flying to LAX?
Replies: 16
Views: 3240

When did Egyptair stop flying to LAX?

I heard that MS flew to LAX at a certain point. What was the routing of the flight and which years was it running? Any chance we could see MS serve LAX again?

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by lesfalls
Sat Nov 11, 2017 9:43 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: United Airlines discriminates based on nationality
Replies: 42
Views: 3927

Re: United Airlines discriminates based on nationality

I have a family member 11 years back who had his luggage broken and they wouldn't refund him because he was not an american citizen. This was on American Airlines but I wonder if it is still the same case on UA in todays age.

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by lesfalls
Sat Nov 11, 2017 9:30 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Jet Blue, worth the risk?
Replies: 25
Views: 1921

Re: Jet Blue, worth the risk?

I have flown B6 for ages and have no complaints. Prefer them over UA anytime of the day if thats what you want me to say UA fanboy :)

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by lesfalls
Fri Nov 10, 2017 9:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: USGlobal Airways(Baltia) buys Songbird Airways AOC
Replies: 40
Views: 7208

Re: USGlobal Airways(Baltia) buys Songbird Airways AOC

http://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/ ... -authority

I wonder how they will combat that.
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Seems like their foreign Schedule passanger authority will be taken away:

http://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/ ... -authority

I wonder how they will combat that.

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by lesfalls
Fri Nov 10, 2017 9:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: S7 starting flights to Iceland
Replies: 2
Views: 969

S7 starting flights to Iceland

http://www.routesonline.com/news/38/air ... ce-in-s18/

Your thoughts?
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S7 in summer 2018 will start DME-KEF 1x weekly:

S7613 DME2005 – 2215KEF 738 6
S7614 KEF2320 – 0705+1DME 738 6

http://www.routesonline.com/news/38/air ... ce-in-s18/

Your thoughts?

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by lesfalls
Fri Nov 10, 2017 9:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Brussels Airlines considering BRU-DEL
Replies: 10
Views: 2765

Re: Brussels Airlines considering BRU-DEL

Surprised that the rumor ended up becoming true. Wonder if they'll open a DEL base too in addition to their BOM base when they start.

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by lesfalls
Fri Nov 10, 2017 2:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Number of Flights in Africa
Replies: 19
Views: 1869

Re: Number of Flights in Africa

SN makes intra-African flights like Dakar Conakry or Dakar Banjul and some others as Kigali Entebbe or Bujumbura Entebbe ...and others ones I don’t believe you can book those, as they are triangle routings. Ex the plane does BRU-DKR-CKY-BRU and you can book BRU-DKR or BRU-CKY (via DKR) or DKR-BRU (...

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by lesfalls
Sun Oct 08, 2017 7:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: History of airline service at Naples, FL
Replies: 37
Views: 5141

Re: History of airline service at Naples, FL

I flew Elite on APF-EWR last year. Flight surprisingly was quite full but unfortounately it was cut recently.

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by lesfalls
Wed Oct 04, 2017 7:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian hiring Pilots from Monarch
Replies: 19
Views: 5456

Norwegian hiring Pilots from Monarch

Seems that DY is hiring pilots from Monarch but it seems that Norwegian will either receive some Monarch aircraft or buy out Monarch as on their website it doesn't imply a conversion of their pilots from Airbus to Boeing: https://www.webcruiter.no/WcMain/AdvertViewPublic.aspx?oppdragsnr=3586242794&a...

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by lesfalls
Sun Oct 01, 2017 10:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: HAM TATL flights?
Replies: 47
Views: 5749

HAM TATL flights?

With all the recent TATL announcements to Smaller/middle sized cities that would have not been expected before how come has HAM not received any new TATL announcements with it being a high yielding market?

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by lesfalls
Sat Sep 23, 2017 11:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air France starts Seattle and Taipei in 2018
Replies: 65
Views: 25378

Re: Air France starts Seattle and Taipei in 2018

KLM was the first; I recall that CI and KL began services between AMS and TPE in the mid 1980s; then Air France had Air France Asie, Lufty used Condor, Swissair had "Swissair Asia" BA started "British Asia" (and Qantas used a separate carrier - can't recall what that was called?...

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by lesfalls
Tue Sep 19, 2017 6:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian ends talks with Ryanair on flight connections
Replies: 18
Views: 4175

Norwegian ends talks with Ryanair on flight connections

Norwegian and Ryanair have ended talks as Norwegian recently inked a deal with Easyjet to connect passengers through LGW: https://in.reuters.com/article/us-ryanair-cancellation-norweg-air-shut/ryanair-norwegian-air-end-talks-on-flight-connections-idINKCN1BT2GE I think this is a war starting between ...

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by lesfalls
Tue Sep 19, 2017 6:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 141013

Re: Nordic Aviation Part 5

Finland's national airline Finnair says it plans to hire more than 1,000 new employees over the next few years in order to fly new routes and propel expansion. Source: https://yle.fi/uutiset/osasto/news/finnair_planning_to_hire_more_than_1000_workers/9838340 Will the new employees need to speak Fin...

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