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by FlyRow
Sun Oct 15, 2017 11:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When will the 797 be lauched?
Replies: 6
Views: 1035

Re: When will the 797 be lauched?

797 topic #number 7001

all i'm going to say

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by FlyRow
Sun Oct 15, 2017 9:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The UK's longest serving originally named airline ?
Replies: 44
Views: 3892

Re: The UK's longest serving originally named airline ?

Bristow Helicopters is from 1955, oldest i could find in the UK! Otherwise Aurigny if you want a fixed wing airline!

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by FlyRow
Wed Oct 11, 2017 1:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BeNeLux Aviation # 7
Replies: 118
Views: 14085

Re: BeNeLux Aviation # 7

Some route news.

DL will end Newark-AMS, but KLM will add a 3rd daily (except sunday) JFK flight, This willl result in a 5 daily AMS-JFK frequency operated by DL and KLM.
The new frequency willl be with a 787-9, the rest by 777's.

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by FlyRow
Tue Oct 10, 2017 2:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LGW & Europe
Replies: 19
Views: 2997

Re: LGW & Europe

mainly heavy competition from Easyjet, plus relatively slot constricted airport makes it very unapealling for a lot af airlines I suppose.

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by FlyRow
Sun Oct 08, 2017 1:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: And now......main line fights back, taking on LCCs
Replies: 25
Views: 6326

Re: And now......main line fights back, taking on LCCs

It's a joke guys..common.. KLM knows the flaws and untruths in this video.

But it get's people talking about them, it's a clever marketing movie, so KLM is happy.

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by FlyRow
Sat Oct 07, 2017 5:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BeNeLux Aviation # 7
Replies: 118
Views: 14085

Re: BeNeLux Aviation # 7

Why will the growth end in November?

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by FlyRow
Fri Oct 06, 2017 1:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: VLM recommence Antwerp-London City
Replies: 3
Views: 744

Re: VLM recommence Antwerp-London City

So weird that they haven't started Maribor-Antwerpen, it's the most forgotton big market in the EU!

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by FlyRow
Fri Oct 06, 2017 8:08 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: How long until we see flat seat in premium Econ?
Replies: 22
Views: 1236

Re: How long until we see flat seat in premium Econ?

You really have to specify PE. KLM for example has PE which is nothing more then extra legroom. While for example LH and SG, QF have full on special seats (in 2-4-2 instead of 3-4-3 for exaple). I think we won't see flat seats in PE, that would remove the use of Bizz, but we will see more product di...

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by FlyRow
Fri Sep 29, 2017 12:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Princess Juliana Airport set to reopen October 6th
Replies: 122
Views: 20015

Re: Princess Juliana Airport set to reopen October 6th

KLM will start two-weekly flights via CUR as well, With a 747 I believe.
They quoted ' we're not leaving sxm on It's own'

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by FlyRow
Wed Sep 27, 2017 11:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Next in line with the "hip" airlines trend.. "Swoop"
Replies: 84
Views: 6768

Re: Next in line with the "hip" airlines trend.. "Swoop"

Qantas could name it "Bruce"....British Airways "Nigel"...

Livery of westjet though... remember the fuss about Iberia... even that livery is starting to look like a coulourfull work of art lately..

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by FlyRow
Wed Sep 27, 2017 10:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Next in line with the "hip" airlines trend.. "Swoop"
Replies: 84
Views: 6768

Next in line with the "hip" airlines trend.. "Swoop"

Westjet, the canadian LCC has announced that the LCC subsidary will be named swoop, starting with 10 73H's. Based from calgary, it will offer ULCC style service with extra's suchs as bags, food, flexibility and other extra's for a extra fee. Can we please stop with these stupid names we see popping ...

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by FlyRow
Tue Sep 26, 2017 11:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumour: TK to start EIN in SU18
Replies: 17
Views: 2879

Re: Rumour: TK to start EIN in SU18

Then again... The EIN -connection market is untapped.. No Legacy carier fly's to EIN at all.

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by FlyRow
Tue Sep 26, 2017 8:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumour: TK to start EIN in SU18
Replies: 17
Views: 2879

Re: Rumour: TK to start EIN in SU18

The turkish "diaspora" is large in the Netherlands, EIN is a well established airport.. wouldn't be the weirdest airport TK flies to.

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by FlyRow
Mon Sep 25, 2017 9:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM 777 wing panel falls off and hits driving car
Replies: 42
Views: 12168

Re: KLM 777 wing panel falls off and hits driving car

Really miss the link, explain..

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by FlyRow
Mon Sep 25, 2017 8:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM 777 wing panel falls off and hits driving car
Replies: 42
Views: 12168

Re: KLM 777 wing panel falls off and hits driving car

aeromoe wrote:
This shouldn't be about KLM...they didn't design the 777 nor the panel that departed the plane.


They do maintain the plane, and that was my point. Regardless of whose fault it is (KLM / Boeing / mistake by ground crew / whatever) ... the reason should be found.

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by FlyRow
Mon Sep 25, 2017 8:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM 777 wing panel falls off and hits driving car
Replies: 42
Views: 12168

Re: KLM 777 wing panel falls off and hits driving car

That's not what he says... But on your terms nearly no modern airline with a age is safe... You are judging an airline for a (terrible, yes) inciddent years ago, which changed aviation for the better...likewise many other incidentes created a much safer world... Simply, KLM has an excellent safety r...

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by FlyRow
Mon Sep 25, 2017 5:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM 777 wing panel falls off and hits driving car
Replies: 42
Views: 12168

Re: KLM 777 wing panel falls off and hits driving car

I don't.... But KLM is well known as a safe airline with an excellent safety record, nothing more nothing less. This incident doens't fit a modern, first world airline....could have said the same about Delta and/or Emirates.

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by FlyRow
Mon Sep 25, 2017 4:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: KLM 777 wing panel falls off and hits driving car
Replies: 42
Views: 12168

Re: KLM 777 wing panel falls off and hits driving car

Great souvenir for the driver of the car that got hit! ;) As long as they like airplanes and don't file a lawsuit against KL. We don't all have the USA-lawsuit-mentality OT: This could have been much worse, for a airline with the safety-standards of KLM this must be a shock. Let's hope it's not a b...

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by FlyRow
Thu Sep 21, 2017 2:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL new summer 2018 transatlantic flights
Replies: 192
Views: 24554

Re: DL new summer 2018 transatlantic flights

What is the total number of weekly flights on AMS-LAX? Nearly double daily?

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by FlyRow
Thu Sep 21, 2017 8:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LCCs of the Past - SkyEurope
Replies: 8
Views: 1492

Re: LCCs of the Past - SkyEurope

Didn't they over expand, order a lot of planes and didn't have the passenger base to support it?
They did show that a LCC-model in eastern europe was possible though, proven by Wizz now.

Used them once, nothing bad although i had serious worries about the english standard of the flight attendants.

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by FlyRow
Sun Sep 17, 2017 3:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which airlines also run bus- and or train-services?
Replies: 30
Views: 2493

Re: Which airlines also run bus- and or train-services?

I believe Thaly's has flight numbers and a airline code. If you book KL or AF from atnwerps or brussel this shows as a "flight".


Edit. Thaly's code is 2H

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by FlyRow
Fri Sep 15, 2017 3:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: who do you think will be the buyer of Alitalia?
Replies: 6
Views: 771

Re: who do you think will be the buyer of Alitalia?

Whoever gets there hands on this airline will have one big problem. The unions. It's not that AZ's market is bad, or that they buy weird/to much aircraft, but that the workforce isn't willing to do it's part.... And I really wonder if a different owner will make the difference. Remember, AF/KLM alre...

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by FlyRow
Wed Sep 13, 2017 8:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What will the Boeing MOM do for the industry?
Replies: 78
Views: 8984

Re: What will the Boeing MOM do for the industry?

I love how we can get a zilliont topic about a plane that doesnt offically exist, isn't for sale yet, and hasn't been designed to the fullest.

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by FlyRow
Fri Sep 08, 2017 9:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Dubai Air Show Nov 2017. What Major Announcements Do You Expect?
Replies: 126
Views: 17323

Re: The Dubai Air Show Nov 2017. What Major Announcements Do You Expect?

Can we expect anything that is not "Emirates" ?

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by FlyRow
Thu Sep 07, 2017 5:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AF Pilots Approve the Creation of LCC Subsidiary Joon
Replies: 160
Views: 18199

Re: AF Pilots Approve the Creation of Boost

Moved The french pilot union SPAFdoens't agree with the name of JOON... while every a.netter agrees, they have found a more interesting reason..... "It doens't sound french"... The other problem is that the french tricolour isn't represented in the paint scheme of the airline...and french ...

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by FlyRow
Thu Sep 07, 2017 5:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Joon-Soap continues....
Replies: 2
Views: 428

Re: The Joon-Soap continues....

Hmm topic's have been seperated for less, and this topic you stated still call's the project Boost... but let the mods decide...

OT, what are those unions up to....

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by FlyRow
Thu Sep 07, 2017 5:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Joon-Soap continues....
Replies: 2
Views: 428

The Joon-Soap continues....

The french pilot union SPAFdoens't agree with the name of JOON... while every a.netter agrees, they have found a more interesting reason..... "It doens't sound french"... The other problem is that the french tricolour isn't represented in the paint scheme of the airline...and french pride ...

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by FlyRow
Thu Sep 07, 2017 9:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: EK to study all-economy A380 to combat low cost carriers
Replies: 101
Views: 17364

Re: EK to study all-economy A380

This will really give a weird passenger experience with 4 kinds of Y... doens't a 5 star airline as EK want a uniform product?

I could see AMS getting it's second flight going to full Y and one flight F/C/Y for the premium market. BKK and India will be up there...

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by FlyRow
Thu Sep 07, 2017 9:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible Turkish 747-8i order
Replies: 93
Views: 23889

Re: Possible Turkish 747-8i order

Super Jumbo Jet? Never heard of that name for the 748i, only time I heard Super Jumbo it regarded the A380...
Not going to happen anyway this order...

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by FlyRow
Thu Sep 07, 2017 7:58 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Any news about SXM ?
Replies: 4
Views: 1215

Re: Any news about SXM ?

If you look at the "impact of irma" topic you can see some pictures. In short, it's bad, dont expect much flying the coming month except miltiary C130's I suppose. The eye of the storm went straight over st.Maarten, first reports are that there isn't much left on the Island! SXM the buildi...

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by FlyRow
Sun Sep 03, 2017 6:29 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Routes kept alive for a single company
Replies: 14
Views: 1057

Re: Routes kept alive for a single company

LTU932 wrote:
What about RDU-LHR on AA?



Which company, or why? Not everyone knows what city has......company a, b, c .

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by FlyRow
Sun Sep 03, 2017 11:15 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Routes kept alive for a single company
Replies: 14
Views: 1057

Re: Routes kept alive for a single company

Lot of Norwich routes are purely for oil-industry.

NWI-ABZ
NWI-AMS

All routes from Scatsa or Den Helder.

Not a single company as such, but the flights are purely for one industry.

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by FlyRow
Fri Sep 01, 2017 11:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cityjet cuts all flights to London City, except Dublin
Replies: 14
Views: 5529

Re: Cityjet cuts all flights to London City, except Dublin

De-facto they will also keep the Amsterdam flight, flying for KLc.

Shame that this is all thats left for a airliner once connecting the city with a large fleet to destinations across western Europe.

Wonder what happens to the big order of SSJ's though, for pure ACMI there fleet is big right?

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by FlyRow
Sun Aug 27, 2017 9:51 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Star Alliance livery, yuck!
Replies: 14
Views: 822

Re: Star Alliance livery, yuck!

FlyRow wrote:
Skyteam is really stunning in my opinon. On big planes.. not on a ATR or E190, but on KL's 777 it's stunning, really classy.



And while star isnt super nice, it is still 10x better then OneWorld, so sad.

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by FlyRow
Sun Aug 27, 2017 9:44 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Star Alliance livery, yuck!
Replies: 14
Views: 822

Re: Star Alliance livery, yuck!

Skyteam is really stunning in my opinon. On big planes.. not on a ATR or E190, but on KL's 777 it's stunning, really classy.

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by FlyRow
Sat Aug 26, 2017 10:47 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Amsterdam Short Hops: KLM Cityhopper E190/ E175 (Schiphol Spotting)
Replies: 9
Views: 2672

Re: Amsterdam Short Hops: KLM Cityhopper E190/ E175 (Schiphol Spotting)

nice report! one thing, you seem to have cross-used the E190/E175 tags in the same flight. or is it me!

Great to see the snack service on such a short flight, BA take notes here, looks tasty!!

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by FlyRow
Thu Aug 24, 2017 10:23 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Very Strange Airliner Concepts
Replies: 18
Views: 2164

Re: Very Strange Airliner Concepts

CALTECH wrote:
East German

Image


Was this a passenger jet?

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by FlyRow
Wed Aug 23, 2017 12:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Cctv on TOM?
Replies: 3
Views: 455

Re: Cctv on TOM?

Hmm maybe it's standard for the infamous british Ibiza/Mallorca etc. flights, and the system just keeps running on other flights? Haven't heard it before though.

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by FlyRow
Mon Aug 21, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Which Airport - The Most Airlines?
Replies: 14
Views: 738

Re: Which Airport - The Most Airlines?

I'd go for FRA or AMS...
AMS has 119 according to Wiki including cargo cariers.. even if you excluded regional parts of a airline you still get to 100+

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by FlyRow
Mon Aug 21, 2017 2:09 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Icelanders visting MSP.....why?
Replies: 11
Views: 866

Re: Icelanders visting MSP.....why?

Icelandic people on a Iceland Air flight arriving from Iceland......surely not? People like to travel, people travel to places where travel is easy too. Direct flight plus people equals...people turning up. This... I can't believe it... I thought Icelandic people could only fly on foreign cariers!?

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by FlyRow
Sat Aug 19, 2017 9:43 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: DUB-LHR-DUB - British Airways Club Europe - Kosher Lunch / Kosher Afternoon Tea
Replies: 6
Views: 4416

Re: DUB-LHR-DUB - British Airways Club Europe - Kosher Lunch / Kosher Afternoon Tea

hmm while the food looks nice, unwrapping it in Club-Europe wouldnt be to muchh to ask in my opinon! Thanks for the report though :D

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by FlyRow
Thu Aug 17, 2017 7:01 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airports near country borders
Replies: 32
Views: 968

Re: Airports near country borders

That's something different, in that regard me living near Rotterdam means BRU is close because it is only a 1hr train ride....

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by FlyRow
Thu Aug 17, 2017 9:29 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airports near country borders
Replies: 32
Views: 968

Re: Airports near country borders

MST is 6km from belgium, not superclose but close.
Weeze is 2km (less as the crow flies) from the Dutch border.
Ben Gurion is 10km from the Palestine border, but lets not touch that border conflict.
Eilat Airport is 2km from the Jordan border and 10km from the Egyptian border.

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by FlyRow
Thu Aug 17, 2017 9:23 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airports near country borders
Replies: 32
Views: 968

Re: Airports near country borders

c933103 wrote:
ICN close to North Korea?


Thats still 30km at least, not far away, but surely not close.

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by FlyRow
Wed Aug 16, 2017 6:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair Summer 2018 Routes News & Base Openings
Replies: 93
Views: 21815

Re: Ryanair Summer 2018 Routes News & Base Openings

Ryanair mentioned recently they wanted to expand in Northern Spain and Southern Italy. For instance they seem to be looking for some money to base a 2nd aircraft in SCQ and open a bunch of new routes. A place like NAP where they have recently entered in quite an aggresive way seems the kind of plac...

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by FlyRow
Tue Aug 15, 2017 2:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Ryanair Summer 2018 Routes News & Base Openings
Replies: 93
Views: 21815

Re: Ryanair Summer 2018 Routes News & Base Openings

Will LEY be a thing in the future?

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by FlyRow
Sat Aug 12, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TAP Portugal's Future
Replies: 53
Views: 11402

Re: TAP Portugal's Future

But in seriousness, I think their strategy of a "low cost full service carrier" is a good one and so far seems to be doing good for them. Their widebody fleet needs urgent replacing, which they're doing, and the premium cabins on their shorthaul also need a refurb (seriously, their E190s ...

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by FlyRow
Fri Aug 11, 2017 10:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wizz Air News: routes and fleet
Replies: 9
Views: 2964

Re: Wizz Air News: routes and fleet

What are the frequency changes at gdansk?

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by FlyRow
Fri Aug 11, 2017 8:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BA Terminal 5 and OW Partners
Replies: 33
Views: 5070

Re: BA Terminal 5 and OW Partners

Is a D-pier ever planned at T5? That would make some room. Or extend the B-C piers to the full lenght.

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