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by OslPhlWasChi
Fri Mar 09, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Philadelphia (PHL) Hub
Replies: 56
Views: 8062

Re: American Airlines Philadelphia (PHL) Hub

Due to the Air Berlin collapse, lots of talk about Dusseldorf but that never materialized. Also that EDI is returning to PHL, but that’ll wait til next summer for now. As mentioned, terminal space will be maxed this summer with the use of PTV highly likely. PHL MEX nonstop is in the plans ............

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by OslPhlWasChi
Thu Mar 08, 2018 6:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Philadelphia (PHL) Hub
Replies: 56
Views: 8062

Re: American Airlines Philadelphia (PHL) Hub

Amsterdam (AMS) Boeing 757-200 Daily Dublin (DUB) Airbus A330-200 Daily London (LHR) Airbus A330-300 Daily , Airbus A330-200 Daily Madrid (MAD) Airbus A330-200 Daily Manchester (MAN) Airbus A330-300 Daily Munich (MUC) Airbus A330-200 Daily Paris (CDG) Airbus A330-200 Daily Rome (FCO) Airbus A330-30...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Wed Feb 21, 2018 6:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread 2018
Replies: 234
Views: 25774

Re: American Airlines Network Thread 2018

acentauri wrote:
LHR : AA, BA
MAN: AA
GLA: AA
DUB: AA, EI
SNN: AA
FRA: AA, LH
MUC: AA
CDG: AA, DL
FCO: AA
VCE: AA
MAD: AA
AMS: AA
BCN: AA
ZRH: AA
PRG: AA
BUD: AA
LIS: AA
ATH: AA
RKV: ICE
DOH: QR


DL is not bringing back CDG seasonal service to PHL.
I assume "RKV: ICE" = KEF: FI.

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by OslPhlWasChi
Thu Feb 15, 2018 1:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PHL buys more land in effort to bolster shipping
Replies: 21
Views: 2943

Re: PHL buys more land in effort to bolster shipping

This gives them lots of breathing room for growth - they could expand new cargo into the space, move UPS there and put in an additional runway (or use it to replace 27R), they could move economy parking there and add a Terminal G AND move most of the Cargo City facilities there to put in add a larg...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Wed Feb 14, 2018 9:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PHL buys more land in effort to bolster shipping
Replies: 21
Views: 2943

Re: PHL buys more land in effort to bolster shipping

Not sure how this would play into this, but isn't Philadelphia still on the shortlist for Amazon's HQ2? This could be a way of bolstering the city's bid. I am highly skeptical the ability of PHL to accommodate new cargo facilities would have any impact on Philadelphia's HQ2 bid based on the timing ...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Wed Feb 14, 2018 9:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PHL buys more land in effort to bolster shipping
Replies: 21
Views: 2943

Re: PHL buys more land in effort to bolster shipping

Interesting development. I believe this land was supposed to be dedicated to the relocation of the UPS facility. But with the additional runway project on permanent hold and your previous posts that sound like UPS is expanding it's current footprint I guess the airport wanted to see how else they c...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Tue Feb 13, 2018 6:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread 2018
Replies: 234
Views: 25774

Re: American Airlines Network Thread 2018

That might work, because there is a large Jewish population in the Dallas area. And no one has ever flown DFW-TLV nonstop. But it won't be the first route to TLV American will launch. First would be PHL, as pointed above since no airline has yet ever flown PHL-TLV nonstop, or maybe JFK and MIA even...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Thu Feb 08, 2018 7:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumored Frontier New Service
Replies: 185
Views: 18389

Re: Rumored Frontier New Service

I'm really curious about how they look at PHL/TTN... PHL got SAV while TTN got CHS, curious as to the thought/strategy there. I too am trying to understand their intentions with TTN. I am not sure what they are going for (no judgement here - just not understanding). However, note that CHS already h...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Thu Feb 01, 2018 8:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F9 adds PHL-IND/GRR/DFW
Replies: 30
Views: 3698

Re: F9 adds PHL-IND/GRR/DFW

PHL-DFW is 3x weekly, A320
PHL-IND is 2x weekly (MF), A320
PHL-GRR is 2x weekly (MF), A320

FIrst time F9 will serve DFW and GRR but they did prior serve IND from PHL for one summer season two years back.
IND and GRR will be the only F9 flights at PHL that are less than 3x weekly.

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by OslPhlWasChi
Tue Jan 30, 2018 6:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 total passenger rankings for US large hub airports
Replies: 155
Views: 25849

Re: 2017 total passenger rankings for US large hub airports

Again the gist is true but this is very exaggerated. See my post in this thread from 2 weeks ago. The 2018 numbers are the lowest since 2004 or only 13 years ago (not 20-25). Also the 2017 passenger number should be around 29.5 million. PHL's annual passenger count has been nearly flat over the las...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Sun Jan 28, 2018 8:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 total passenger rankings for US large hub airports
Replies: 155
Views: 25849

Re: 2017 total passenger rankings for US large hub airports

PHL is going to see the lowest passenger total in the past 20-25 years. But 2018 will be somewhat of a bounce back year with 4 new international flights. It is quite amazing how a city of this size has had every form of excess capacity squeezed out of it by AA compared to the US days. My last few t...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Thu Jan 25, 2018 6:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Wikipedia changes to airport listings
Replies: 94
Views: 7077

Re: Wikipedia changes to airport listings

Many on here have mentioned that the simplification of the carriers is understandable but are pointing out disagreement with removing terminals from the destination tables. Now that the tables are simplified, perhaps it is worth proposing to add back the terminal column? There is no difference in sa...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Fri Jan 12, 2018 9:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 total passenger rankings for US large hub airports
Replies: 155
Views: 25849

Re: 2017 total passenger rankings for US large hub airports

PHL is going to see the lowest passenger total in the past 20-25 years. But 2018 will be somewhat of a bounce back year with 4 new international flights. The gist is true but a little exaggerated. The 2017 numbers are trending towards about 29.5 million. The last time annual passengers were that lo...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Tue Dec 19, 2017 3:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA summer 2018 adds
Replies: 109
Views: 17413

Re: AA summer 2018 adds

Here's all the 2018 domestic adds so far 2/15/18 DCA-TLH 4/3/18 DFW-OAK 4/3/18 PHX-AMA 4/3/18 PHX-OKC 4/3/18 DCA-LIT 4/3/18 DCA-MYR 4/3/18 JFK-PHL 5/4/18 ORD-YVR 5/4/18 DCA-VPS 5/4/18 LAX-FLG 5/4/18 ORD-CHS 5/7/18 DCA-ILM 6/7/18 DCA-MGM 6/7/18 JFK-DEN 6/7/18 DFW-AVL 6/7/18 LAX-BZN 6/7/18 LGA-TVC 6/...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Sun Dec 17, 2017 6:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 12/17/2017: AA Adds MIA-BON, AS Shrinks SEA-LAX/SFO, DL Shrinks in LAX; DY Drops BOS-CPH/OSL, Adds JFK-AMS
Replies: 80
Views: 15829

Re: OAG Changes 12/17/2017: AA Adds MIA-BON, AS Shrinks SEA-LAX/SFO, DL Shrinks in LAX; DY Drops BOS-CPH/OSL, Adds JFK-

I think the AA PHL-JFK flight isn’t *worse* for anyone, it’s just giving NYC travelers better international options from their PHL hub. Delta has been flying the route (for the opposite- giving PHL travelers more options from JFK) with 757s on a thirty minute flight recently. AA has shifted a few f...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Sun Oct 08, 2017 12:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Announces PHL-SAT/DSM/MSN/OMA
Replies: 27
Views: 5434

Re: AA Announces PHL-SAT/DSM/MSN/OMA

Wow, I was wondering if this might happen given the F9 PHL announcement last week! This is great news for all those small cities! These are some VERY good schedules! The OMA-PHL flight is about 30 minutes too early, otherwise all the other times are perfect for many reasons! Eh, the PHL-SAT-PHL tim...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Fri Oct 06, 2017 8:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 142072

Re: Nordic Aviation 2017

According to Jasper Spruit, director of route development at OSL, he expects a us carrier to launch a new route to Oslo soon. Anyone know who, and from where? The quote is from this article. https://www.dn.no/nyheter/2017/10/06/0819/Oslo-lufthavn/norge-i-forhandlinger-om-forenklet-gardermoen-kontro...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Thu Oct 05, 2017 4:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA calls PHL the "Crown Jewel"
Replies: 116
Views: 19501

Re: AA calls PHL the "Crown Jewel"

A third runway is not really an option. You have I-95 on one side, the Delaware River on (basically) two sides, and quite a bit of industry all around. Coming off the merger, I don't really think AA is going to want to sink much more money into PHL right now. Now that there are fewer flights post U...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Thu Oct 05, 2017 6:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Announces PHL-SAT/DSM/MSN/OMA
Replies: 27
Views: 5434

Re: AA Announces PHL-SAT/DSM/MSN/OMA

Would have been nice to see OKC get a flight or two to PHL. With UA making their EWR flight seasonal, might've been an opportunity for AA to pick up some international connections. Guess the good people of OKC will continue to have to go through DFW and CLT and wait for F9 to try OKC-PHL. OKC defin...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Wed Oct 04, 2017 6:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Announces PHL-SAT/DSM/MSN/OMA
Replies: 27
Views: 5434

Re: AA Announces PHL-SAT/DSM/MSN/OMA

http://www.phl.org/Press%20Releases/AA% ... ct%204.pdf
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Also, per the PHL announcement, looks like as of March 25 AA will upgrade one of its daily flights to LAX to a 332 (not sure what it is being upgraded from).
http://www.phl.org/Press%20Releases/AA% ... ct%204.pdf

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by OslPhlWasChi
Wed Oct 04, 2017 6:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Announces PHL-SAT/DSM/MSN/OMA
Replies: 27
Views: 5434

Re: AA Announces PHL-SAT/DSM/MSN/OMA

Glad to see DSM added! Now will this impact PHL-DSM as a potential seasonal F9 route?

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by OslPhlWasChi
Tue Sep 26, 2017 6:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: More F9 Adds at PHL - JAX, MEM, MSN, & OMA
Replies: 55
Views: 3628

Re: More F9 Adds at PHL - JAX, MEM, MSN, & OMA

jetsetter629 wrote:
AA has recently added Midwest service out of CLT to destinations like OMA, DSM, PIA, MSN, and OKC and would like to see the same out of PHL too


Agreed. The big Midwestern holes out of PHL by AA to me appear to be OMA, MSN, DSM, OKC, and TUL. Maybe then JAN, LIT, XNA.

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by OslPhlWasChi
Tue Sep 26, 2017 2:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: More F9 Adds at PHL - JAX, MEM, MSN, & OMA
Replies: 55
Views: 3628

More F9 Adds at PHL - JAX, MEM, MSN, & OMA

Announced on Sep 26, F9 is adding more PHL service to JAX, MEM, MSN, & OMA. MSN and OMA are both currently unserved markets. JAX - 4x weekly as of Feb 14, 2018 MEM - 4x weekly as of April 9, 2018 MSN - 3x weekly as of April 8, 2018 OMA - 4x weekly as of April 9, 2018 All new service is on A320 a...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Fri Sep 22, 2017 9:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL dropping PHL-CDG?
Replies: 92
Views: 13204

Re: DL dropping PHL-CDG?

Now I wonder if AA will upgrade PHL-CDG Good question. With the AA already cutting BOS and 1x daily JFK rotations to CDG in S18, they still kept the A332 on the route. Does adding the DL PHL-CDG cut warrent an upgauge to the A333? In 2016, DL had about a 70% load factor and just shy of 30k passenge...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Tue Sep 19, 2017 9:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier Announcing Multiple New Routes
Replies: 161
Views: 18154

Re: Frontier Expansion at SJC

http://www.postandcourier.com/business/frontier-airlines-to-outline-new-charleston-flights-tuesday/article_ff59c92a-9caf-11e7-b14c-fbe36f976857.html CHS routes will be announced as well... It looks like PHL will get back on the F9 expansion train after I believe only gaining SJU service in the past...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Tue Sep 19, 2017 3:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Nordic Aviation 2017
Replies: 1126
Views: 142072

Re: Nordic Aviation Part 5

Someone83 wrote:
Wizzair is starting GDN-TOS 2x weekly from December 16th


This is great news! Do you have a source?

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by OslPhlWasChi
Tue Sep 19, 2017 9:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL dropping PHL-CDG?
Replies: 92
Views: 13204

Re: DL dropping PHL-CDG?

DL inherited the PHL-CDG route from Air France, since DL flies 752s and AF doesn't, and that's how much traffic the route could support. That after a few years of seasonal trading off between DL 752s in winter and AF 744s in summer. Terminating this route entirely in summer strikes me as very odd. ...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Wed Sep 13, 2017 7:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Icelandair outlines intial 737MAX8 routes
Replies: 15
Views: 6121

Re: Icelandair outlines intial 737MAX8 routes

usairways85 wrote:
I guess PHL did not preform so hot in the first summer of operation. My rough math shows a 10% decrease in seats for S18.


I am curious to see what happens the line with FI at PHL. The MAX8 makes sense to me but hope to see the route grow up to daily year round over the next few years.

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by OslPhlWasChi
Sun Aug 20, 2017 6:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Starting PHL-BUD/PRG; ORD-VCE; Move JFK-ZRH to PHL
Replies: 360
Views: 46177

Re: AA Starting PHL-BUD/PRG; ORD-VCE; Move JFK-ZRH to PHL

With S18 TA changes to date, seat capacity to Europe will be up about 12% in S18 over S17. See below: (Note that this is a static look in peak summer. This does not account for elongated seasons for summer routes.) Weekly Seats PHL-Europe Destination S17 S18 Change % Change Notes London 15,358 14,30...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Sat Aug 19, 2017 11:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Starting PHL-BUD/PRG; ORD-VCE; Move JFK-ZRH to PHL
Replies: 360
Views: 46177

Re: AA Starting PHL-BUD/PRG; ORD-VCE; Move JFK-ZRH to PHL

klwright69 wrote:
This thread has gone off topic (as they typically do).
ORD-VCE and PHL-PRG/BUD are seasonal right?
These routes sound like slam dunks, if they are only operating for 4 months a year.


They are operating for nearly six months of the year from May 4 to Oct 27.

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by OslPhlWasChi
Thu Aug 17, 2017 9:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Starting PHL-BUD/PRG; ORD-VCE; Move JFK-ZRH to PHL
Replies: 360
Views: 46177

Re: AA Starting PHL-BUD/PRG; ORD-VCE; Move JFK-ZRH to PHL

http://airlinegeeks.com/2017/08/16/amer ... 18-routes/
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Not sure if its news or not but it appears that in addition to JFK losing one of its flights to CDG, Boston is also losing its seasonal service to CDG.
http://airlinegeeks.com/2017/08/16/amer ... 18-routes/

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by OslPhlWasChi
Wed Aug 16, 2017 8:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Starting PHL-BUD/PRG; ORD-VCE; Move JFK-ZRH to PHL
Replies: 360
Views: 46177

Re: AA starting service PHL-BUD/PRG move JFK-ZRH to PHL

LIPZ wrote:
Just wondering why they don't switch the overcrowded JFK-MXP route (too much competion) to PHL as well (just like ZRH).


Agreed. The only routes left I could see making the switch from JFK to PHL are MXP and EDI.
It is confirmed AA is going from 2x to 1x daily JFK-CDG, right?

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by OslPhlWasChi
Wed Aug 16, 2017 7:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Starting PHL-BUD/PRG; ORD-VCE; Move JFK-ZRH to PHL
Replies: 360
Views: 46177

Re: AA starting service PHL-BUD/PRG move JFK-ZRH to PHL

Since the merger was announced, I always felt AA would eventually focus its northeast hub, and TATL gateway, at PHL. With some JFK flights possibly shifted to PHL. Looks that is happening. AA/US continues the merger tradition of closing, or significantly cutting back on a hub and in this case it's ...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Thu Aug 10, 2017 3:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible AA Intl S18 changes
Replies: 90
Views: 18637

Re: Possible AA Intl S18 changes

This is the full list targeted European destinations. They are also targeting any South America or Asia service and I believe any European service. They just broke down the incentive program into sections, one of which calls out these targeted destinations. Interesting choices then. Notably missing...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Thu Aug 10, 2017 2:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible AA Intl S18 changes
Replies: 90
Views: 18637

Re: Possible AA Intl S18 changes

FWIW, it appears PHL launched a new carrier/new service incentive program in May 2017. Among other things they specifically outlined targeted destinations within Europe. There are a number of qualifications/stipulations but the big one is that the carrier must not have served the route within the p...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Thu Aug 10, 2017 7:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible AA Intl S18 changes
Replies: 90
Views: 18637

Re: Possible AA Intl S18 changes

Philly.com is reporting that BA will be adding the 10PM PHL-LHR departure back to the schedule beginning April 9th. Does that mean AA will be dropping their late PHL-LHR flight next summer? http://www.philly.com/philly/business/british-airways-will-add-a-second-daily-flight-to-london-in-april-20170...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Tue Aug 08, 2017 11:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Possible AA Intl S18 changes
Replies: 90
Views: 18637

Re: Possible AA Intl S18 changes

This is what I had expected the day the AA/US merger was announced. However, there has yet to be concrete examples of this so I will believe it when I see it. Both the supposed two new transatlantic routes from PHL in S18 as well as a larger push for AA passengers to fly int'l through PHL over JFK.

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by OslPhlWasChi
Tue Jul 25, 2017 12:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unserved domestic markets from OAK (Oakland)
Replies: 21
Views: 2347

Re: Unserved domestic markets from OAK (Oakland)

I hope WN will move into more transcon markets as they take more Maxes and add red eye flying (OAK-EWR year round, OAK-BOS, OAK-PHL, etc. OAK-JFK?). OAK will be a likely focus there in addition to whenever Hawaii starts. The legacies have shown no inclination to increase service after slashing it i...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Sun Jul 23, 2017 5:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: British Airways at PHL
Replies: 27
Views: 5846

Re: British Airways at PHL

After the swap of BA to AA metal this spring, the total seats went up 100 or so per day between the two. It is now flown 2x on AA 333s and 1x on BA 747. I believe before the swap it was 1x AA 333, 1x BA 772, and 1x BA 789 on most days.

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by OslPhlWasChi
Tue Jul 18, 2017 9:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Significant System Wide Frontier Announcement Tuesday July 18th
Replies: 312
Views: 38317

Re: Significant System Wide Frontier Announcement Tuesday July 18th

:| 85 new routes and not one to PHL.....oh well, nice to see CLT get a few new additions too, anyway congrats to all the other cities and hope they succeed. I am surprised PHL has not gotten LAS yet, but F9 already has a rather extensive warm weather network from PHL so not all that surprising that...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Mon Jul 17, 2017 8:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OKC Air Service Announcement 7/18 (new airline)
Replies: 34
Views: 5847

Re: OKC Air Service Announcement 7/18 (new airline)

F9, as said, is likely but as for new destinations - top F9 stations include DEN, MCO, LAS, ORD, ATL, and PHL. Of these, OKC does not have service to just PHL. They also do not have service to CLE and CVG as well as MIA and TPA which are also warm weather stations.

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by OslPhlWasChi
Sun Jul 16, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New AA International routes
Replies: 67
Views: 16925

Re: New AA International routes

wn676 wrote:
It's been confirmed previously that AA intends to launch two new transatlantic routes out of PHL next summer on LAA metal.


Were these explicitly confirmed as new routes or new aircraft on existing routes? My understanding was the latter but I could be wrong (and welcome being wrong).

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by OslPhlWasChi
Sun Jul 16, 2017 4:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New AA International routes
Replies: 67
Views: 16925

Re: New AA International routes

For PHL I could see them possibly add DUS, TXL, MXP or OSL DUS and TXL to me have always seemed like the next logical options for new TA destinations for AA at PHL, IF they are in fact trying to expand their network (emphasis on IF). Although, would additional Germanc routes impact FRA or MUC? MXP ...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Sun Jul 16, 2017 3:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New AA International routes
Replies: 67
Views: 16925

Re: New AA International routes

So far, there's no indication I can see that 763's will be used on PHL routes AA already publicly announced it because they knew the LUS PHL crews would be PO'd about it. PHL-LIS is already in the schedule as a LAA 763 and there are two new LAA 763 PHL-Europe routes coming next summer, AA just has ...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Sun Jul 16, 2017 3:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 7/16/2017: DY Adds EWR-CDG/FCO; DL Adds LAX-ABQ/MEX, SEA-MFR, Seasonal AUS-AMS; Y4 Swaps OAK-MEX to SFO
Replies: 75
Views: 13227

Re: OAG Changes 7/16/2017: DY Adds EWR-CDG/FCO; DL Adds LAX-ABQ/MEX, SEA-MFR, Seasonal AUS-AMS; Y4 Swaps OAK-MEX to SFO

I'm not so sure the Frontier schedule change is insignificant. It appears to be a very significant business model change. Perhaps it is an error but there appears to be major changes in the works. My guess is this is only the beginning. If one looks closely, there are market increases and decreases...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Tue Jul 11, 2017 2:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ZDC (Wash, DC) Center evacuated for fumes
Replies: 28
Views: 4174

Re: ZDC (Wash, DC) Center evacuated for fire?

smokeybandit wrote:
The all clear was given at 9:18pm ET.


Flights have resumed here at DCA. But some of us are still looking at another hour or so of delays due to late incoming aircraft and congestion getting off the of here.

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by OslPhlWasChi
Thu Jun 29, 2017 8:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Porter ends PIT-YTZ
Replies: 9
Views: 2713

Re: Porter ends PIT-YTZ

I really wish they would fly to PHL. The fares on AC and AA out of PHL are significantly higher than the fares out of EWR, yet the flights on AC that I take are always full. I feel like PD could do well here. I have mixed feelings about this. Obviously, I would be ecstatic to see PT on this route b...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Thu Jun 29, 2017 6:06 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Do you say "SAS" or "S-A-S" and "ANA" or "A-N-A"?
Replies: 42
Views: 2945

Re: Do you say "SAS" or "S-A-S" and "ANA" or "A-N-A"?

In Scandinavia they say "SAS."

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by OslPhlWasChi
Wed Jun 14, 2017 4:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 6/11/2017:AS Drops SLC-SJC, DL Drops ATL-BJX, DL Adds MSP-AUA, F9 Trims CVG/DEN, NK
Replies: 77
Views: 12397

Re: OAG Changes 6/11/2017:AS Drops SLC-SJC, DL Drops ATL-BJX, DL Adds MSP-AUA, F9 Trims CVG/DEN, NK

F9 DEN-ORD AUG 2>1.4 SEP 2>1.0 OCT 2>1.0 NOV 0.1>0.0 F9 DEN-PHL AUG 2.0>1.4 SEP 2.0>1.0 OCT 2>1.0 NOV 0.1>0.0 F9 DEN-PHX AUG 2>1.4 SEP 2>1.0 OCT 2>1.0 NOV 0.1>0.0 Is F9 actually cutting these to 0 or is it an anomaly since they are doing a frequency reduction, but the open booking schedule ends 11/...

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by OslPhlWasChi
Mon Jun 05, 2017 8:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest schedule extension June 22, 2017
Replies: 202
Views: 25002

Re: Southwest schedule extension June 22, 2017

If Southwest were to add nonstop service from PHL to additional Midwestern cities, which Midwestern cities would Southwest add nonstop service to first? From the PHL side of the equation, I am not too optimistic (though certainly would welcome) new Midwestern services on WN. The recent expansion by...

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