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by ckfred
Wed Apr 25, 2018 2:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Woman fined $500 by US CBP for saving Delta snack
Replies: 166
Views: 17652

Re: Woman fined $500 by US CBP for saving Delta snack

Yes, it would be great if CPB agents did even enforcement. But, they are given a lot of leeway in handling matters. Once, while driving from Vancouver to Seattle, the agent was far more interested in whether or not we had Cuban cigars. He asked if we had any alcohol. We said we had several bottles o...

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by ckfred
Tue Apr 24, 2018 3:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: US Spring Holiday Passenger Leaders: LAX, JFK, ORD
Replies: 7
Views: 821

Re: US Spring Holiday Passenger Leaders: LAX, JFK, ORD

Having flown out of ORD on March 25 and back into ORD on April 1, the airport was as busy as one would expect during the Thanksgiving and the Christmas holidays. I don't know how things were at the main parking garage, but we got sent to one of the overflow economy lots, because the main lot was full.

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by ckfred
Tue Apr 24, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago aviation news - 2018
Replies: 427
Views: 38858

Re: Chicago aviation news - 2018

First, I noticed that it took AA several days after the L stinger gates became operational, before the map was added to the phone app. Last I looked at OHare.com, the L stinger gates weren't added. Second, has anyone posted any pictures from inside the new L gates? I'm curious as to how it looks ins...

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by ckfred
Fri Apr 20, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Can AA Make a Comeback at BOS/JFK?
Replies: 100
Views: 8143

Re: Can AA Make a Comeback at BOS/JFK?

PHL has plenty of room to grow. It is not slot-constrained and AA has plenty of gates to work with. But, a lot of people say that PHL has no room for additional runways. Looking at a map, the two longest east-west runways are tightly spaced. You can't handle simultaneous arrivals or departures. I'v...

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by ckfred
Thu Apr 19, 2018 2:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Can AA Make a Comeback at BOS/JFK?
Replies: 100
Views: 8143

Re: Can AA Make a Comeback at BOS/JFK?

AA had a decent hub at BOS, back when there was a large Eagle operation to fly to smaller cities. I actually did a connection at BOS, back when BEX was an independent carrier and operated as DL Connection, NW Airlink, AA Connection. When the DL Shuttle moved out of Terminal B, AA bought BEX and move...

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by ckfred
Wed Apr 11, 2018 6:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago aviation news - 2018
Replies: 427
Views: 38858

Re: Chicago aviation news - 2018

Reminder, runway 15/33 will be decommissioned tomorrow. I believe the airport diagram has already been updated. Sad to see this runway go. Many good memories of taking off on (then) 32L from T in my lifetime! Once, I saw a departure from the end of 32L. Arrivals were on 27L and 27R, while departure...

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by ckfred
Tue Apr 10, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order
Replies: 556
Views: 70870

Re: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order

You have to assume that any debt AA takes on has to be a favorable rates. Let's not forget that the Fed may be looking at another rate increase or two for this year and another one to three rate increases next year, trying to get interest rates back to what is considered normal levels for the last 5...

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by ckfred
Mon Apr 09, 2018 2:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order
Replies: 556
Views: 70870

Re: American Airlines orders 47 additional 787's (22 788's and 25 789's), cancels A350 order

I read the news release on AA's website, posted Friday afternoon. It's 22 788s, which start to arrive in 2020 and 25 789s, which start to arrive in 2023. There is an option for up to 28 additional 787s. The release says that the 788s will replace the 763s. The number seems right, since there are sti...

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by ckfred
Thu Apr 05, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Fleet Updates - 2018
Replies: 264
Views: 41536

Re: AA Fleet Updates - 2018

For example, the 788 has already replaced the 763 on the ORD-CDG route, although only seasonal, it is a 77E during the summer. All ORD long haul will be on the 788 as of this summer. The only non-788 widebody flight from ORD on AA will be 1x daily MIA-ORD-MIA on the 763. So no more 777 in ORD. Now ...

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by ckfred
Thu Apr 05, 2018 2:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Fleet Updates - 2018
Replies: 264
Views: 41536

Re: AA Fleet Updates - 2018

I watched a YouTube video for someone who follows the airline industry. He said his information was that AA interest in the A330neo has waned, and that AA is close to a deal for more 789s. This seems to be the media consensus. But, AA still has a number of 763s and 752s that are due for retirement. ...

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by ckfred
Wed Apr 04, 2018 1:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Sets Retirement Date for MD-80s
Replies: 91
Views: 26512

Re: American Airlines Sets Retirement Date for MD-80s

I just flew in and out of ORD on Eagle in the past couple of weeks, and I don't recall seeing an MD-80 parked at a gate or taxiing. I flew to IAH for spring break. I didn't see any MD-80s on the ramp, when I arrived at IAH. On April 1, I saw one MD-80 departing for DFW. It definitely is shocking, wh...

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by ckfred
Wed Apr 04, 2018 1:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Sets Retirement Date for MD-80s
Replies: 91
Views: 26512

Re: American Airlines Sets Retirement Date for MD-80s

When was the last time AA used powered push-backs. If I remember correctly - they did it in the early 2000s. AA used to do power-backs at ATL. They were never performed at ORD, because the alleys are simply too tight. I want to say that the power-backs ended in 1999 or 2000, with the first big run ...

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by ckfred
Tue Apr 03, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 4/1/2018: UA Ends CLE-MKE;BA Suspends OAK-LGW Until 4/19; AA Drops DFW-UIO, MIA-CNF
Replies: 60
Views: 11157

Re: OAG Changes 4/1/2018: UA Ends CLE-MKE;BA Suspends OAK-LGW Until 4/19; AA Drops DFW-UIO, MIA-CNF

AA dropping ORD-SNA from 5 roundtrips to 4 seems a bit surprising. Back in the day, ORD-SNA had 4 757s, and according to a friend who was an AA 757/767 F/O, those flights were packed. So, with the 738, you would think that 5 roundtrips would be needed. Could AA be switching from 738s to A321s, in or...

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by ckfred
Tue Apr 03, 2018 5:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dynamic exits BK, seeks to grow fleet, use Eastern Air Lines name
Replies: 39
Views: 6120

Re: Dynamic exists BK, seeks to grow fleet, use Eastern Air Lines name

Correct me if I'm wrong, but did the Bernie Sanders campaign use an Eastern 737-800 last year. I seem to recall photos of Sanders standing in front of an Eastern aircraft, which looked like a 738. Also, for a number of years, the Chicago Blackhawks have used a Swift Air 734 for team charters. It's a...

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by ckfred
Sat Mar 24, 2018 3:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Woman bumped, United gave her a $10K voucher
Replies: 35
Views: 7789

Re: Woman bumped, United gave her a $10K voucher

My experience with UA employees has been 99 positive, cabin crew and gate agents alike. And I fly DL most of the time, so I'm not someone who's a UA fanboy. That's not to say that there aren't issues, but let's cut the B.S. with saying that all UA employees are bad or that the "hot take" ...

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by ckfred
Wed Mar 14, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA accused of wasting investor money
Replies: 48
Views: 7155

Re: AA accused of wasting investor money

The comments about AA retiring 45 738s with 5 to 10 years of useful life left shows the writer's ignorance about commercial aviation. If he had done any research, he would know that the 45 aircraft in question have a couple of issues. First, the HUD system in those aircraft is an older system that i...

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by ckfred
Wed Mar 14, 2018 4:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ORD $8.5B Expansion Deal - Update: City Council Approved
Replies: 359
Views: 40843

Re: ORD Expansion Deal - Update: AA Accuses City of Collusion w/ UA

Having done a lot of negotiating, the question becomes who to, figuratively, give a black eye, when two people have conflicting interests. In theory, AA is more likely to dehub ORD than UA. If UA were to dehub ORD, it would have an HQ and training facilities at a spoke airport. UA has kept all of C...

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by ckfred
Wed Mar 14, 2018 3:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dog Dies in Overhead Bin on United Airlines Flight
Replies: 491
Views: 30885

Re: Dog Dies in Overhead Bin on United Airlines Flight

I feel horrible for the family. But, what has me curious is the fact that the dog was a French Bulldog. My in-laws have had two Frenchies over the last 20 years. They have been told by both breeders and vets that dogs with short snouts or muzzles, such as French Bulldogs, English Bulldogs, Pugs, and...

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by ckfred
Fri Mar 09, 2018 6:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ORD $8.5B Expansion Deal - Update: City Council Approved
Replies: 359
Views: 40843

Re: ORD Expansion Deal - Update: AA Accuses City of Collusion w/ UA

Having done a lot of negotiating, the question becomes who to, figuratively, give a black eye, when two people have conflicting interests. In theory, AA is more likely to dehub ORD than UA. If UA were to dehub ORD, it would have an HQ and training facilities at a spoke airport. AA doesn't have that ...

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by ckfred
Fri Mar 09, 2018 5:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA to retire 45 737-800's
Replies: 112
Views: 24674

Re: AA to retire 45 737-800's

Cointrin330 wrote:
And yet they keep flying those ratty old 763s and 752s...


Some of those 763s and 752s are newer than the oldest 738s. Remember that AA ordered 10 or so 763s to replace TWA's fleet of 763s, because the commonality was lacking. AA was still ordering 752s in 1998 and 1999.

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by ckfred
Wed Mar 07, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago O'Hare - ORD - Summer 2018 Int'l Schedule
Replies: 66
Views: 7336

Re: Chicago O'Hare - ORD - Summer 2018 Int'l Schedule

I find it interesting that AA moved all of their long-haul to 788's. Seems like quite a capacity downgrade on prior 77E routes. There was an article in the WSJ a while back about ways that airlines are trying to improve on-time performance. AA is trying to use fewer aircraft types on its internatio...

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by ckfred
Mon Mar 05, 2018 7:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago O'Hare - ORD - Summer 2018 Int'l Schedule
Replies: 66
Views: 7336

Re: Chicago O'Hare - ORD - Summer 2018 Int'l Schedule

I find it interesting that AA moved all of their long-haul to 788's. Seems like quite a capacity downgrade on prior 77E routes. There was an article in the WSJ a while back about ways that airlines are trying to improve on-time performance. AA is trying to use fewer aircraft types on its internatio...

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by ckfred
Mon Mar 05, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 3/4/2018:AA LPBMIA, ORDPSP Out, VVIMIA In; AM ATLMTY Out; AS PDXSTL, SFODEN Out; DL LGACHA, SLCCLE In
Replies: 140
Views: 14414

Re: OAG Changes 3/4/2018:AA LPBMIA, ORDPSP Out, VVIMIA In; AM ATLMTY Out; AS PDXSTL, SFODEN Out; DL LGACHA, SLCCLE In

I can understand AA cutting back ORD to FLL and RSW in the summer. But, I don't understand that reduced frequencies in November. That's when the snowbirds start heading to Florida for the winter, but do need to travel back north for short times during the winter. My family spent a couple of Thanksgi...

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by ckfred
Sun Mar 04, 2018 6:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How to Revive Airline Competition
Replies: 81
Views: 5896

Re: How to Revive Airline Competition

I learned in college economics that in any given sector, there is an optimal range of competitors. If there are too few competitors, then businesses earn monopoly profits, but they don't feel the need to plow those profits into capital spending to offer better products or an expanded product line, a...

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by ckfred
Fri Mar 02, 2018 6:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pax and Pilots are complaining about lavatories in AA B737-MAX
Replies: 215
Views: 37869

Re: Pax and Pilots hate AA B737-Max

So, when a UA employee flies AA because of the price, that really shows that price is the number one factor. In the days of regulation, people picked airlines because of a variety of factors. My father avoided Eastern like the plague, because so many flights were late. He liked Delta morning flight...

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by ckfred
Fri Mar 02, 2018 7:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pax and Pilots are complaining about lavatories in AA B737-MAX
Replies: 215
Views: 37869

Re: Pax and Pilots hate AA B737-Max

Does anyone know what the maximum seat count is for the 737-8 MAX. Boeing had to show that the highest seat count was capable of fully evacuating the aircraft in 90 seconds. Presumably, this would be with a very tight seat pitch, such as 29" and no F cabin. The problem today is that in a manufa...

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by ckfred
Fri Mar 02, 2018 7:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Pax and Pilots are complaining about lavatories in AA B737-MAX
Replies: 215
Views: 37869

Re: Pax and Pilots hate AA B737-Max

The problem for all airlines is that the number one consideration is price, absent a corporate requirement to fly a specific airline. This was a little while back. I was waiting for my son at school and got to talking to the mother of one of his classmates. Her husband is a UA mechanic. With a famil...

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by ckfred
Thu Mar 01, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago aviation news - 2018
Replies: 427
Views: 38858

Re: Chicago aviation news - 2018

Needless to say, the almost-finished rental car garage took me by surprise. The thing is huge, especially when compared to rental car garages at other busy airports like IAH and PHX. The facility is about 3mil sq. ft. For comparison, O'hare's entire terminal complex comprises 4.3mil sq ft. So yes, ...

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by ckfred
Thu Mar 01, 2018 3:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why doesn't AA build up DFW like DL has with ATL?
Replies: 37
Views: 5882

Re: Why doesn't AA build up DFW like DL has with ATL?

Some other observations: -The DL hub at ATL existed long before deregulation. DL used to brag that if you took the 6am departure out of Augusta for ATL, you could be anywhere in the Eastern or Central time zones for a late breakfast meeting and in the likes of Phoenix, Los Angeles, San Francisco, or...

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by ckfred
Wed Feb 28, 2018 10:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ORD $8.5B Expansion Deal - Update: City Council Approved
Replies: 359
Views: 40843

Re: ORD Expansion deal close

Before deregulation, here is how gates were allocated at ORD: Concourse A: commuter airlines Concourses B / C: International airlines + Pan Am + the international arrivals of TWA, Northwest, and American. Concourse D: west half used by NW, east half used by EA, end gates used by CO Concourses E / F...

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by ckfred
Wed Feb 28, 2018 9:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United tells pax her bag is too large, despite it fitting
Replies: 85
Views: 8935

Re: United tells pax her bag is too large, despite it fitting

United's enforcement of baggage size is uneven. My wife flew ORD-EWR-ORD in 2015. She has the standard-size rollerboard that fits in the overhead of a Boeing narrowbody. At ORD, she simply walked onto the plane without any sort of scrutiny by the UA CSA. The aircraft was a 738. At EWR, when she trie...

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by ckfred
Tue Feb 27, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ORD $8.5B Expansion Deal - Update: City Council Approved
Replies: 359
Views: 40843

Re: ORD Expansion deal close

It looks to me as if the far western satellite concourse would turn Runway 4L into a departure-only runway and Runway 22R into an arrival-only runway. I know that this is not an ideal plan. But, let's compare this to ATL. The old terminal complex was on the north side of the field. So, the current c...

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by ckfred
Mon Feb 26, 2018 10:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago aviation news - 2018
Replies: 427
Views: 38858

Re: Chicago aviation news - 2018

I know the garage is on Mannheim. I took Mannheim to where I used to turn right for the cell phone lot, turned left, and then turned left on Bessie Coleman. The signage for the current cell phone lot is so bad and so hard to find in the dark that taking the long way on Mannheim cuts down on the frus...

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by ckfred
Mon Feb 26, 2018 4:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago aviation news - 2018
Replies: 427
Views: 38858

Re: Chicago aviation news - 2018

I picked up my wife at ORD last week, taking a slightly circuitous route to the cell phone lot. I exited 190 at Mannheim Rd. north and then looped around on Bessie Coleman Dr. to the cell phone lot. The signage for the cell phone lot is horrible. I have enough trouble finding it in the middle of the...

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by ckfred
Fri Feb 23, 2018 3:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United to introduce premium economy
Replies: 84
Views: 14487

Re: United to introduce premium economy

This is sort off topic. For the last 10 to 15 years, it's been one airline trying to top the competition with an improved J product. I can remember when Business was basically a domestic F product, sandwiched between F and Y. Since then, seats have gotten wider, and now we have lie flat seats in a s...

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by ckfred
Thu Feb 22, 2018 5:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Fleet Updates - 2018
Replies: 264
Views: 41536

Re: AA Fleet Updates - 2018

I had dinner with a friend who is an AA 738 captain. While the older 738s still have cycles left, one problem is that they use an older HUD system than the planes that started arriving in 2009. Parts for the old system are becoming difficult to find. For whatever reason, the HUD system in the newer ...

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by ckfred
Mon Feb 19, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago aviation news - 2018
Replies: 427
Views: 38858

Re: Chicago aviation news - 2018

It's great that AA is placing emphasis on ORD-LGA, but back in the days of regulation, there were 3 shuttle-type operations, AA, TW, and UA. AA and UA ran flights from 6am to 8pm, leaving on the hour. TW flights left at 45 minutes past the hour, from 6:45 to 8:45. Granted, AA got away from hourly s...

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by ckfred
Sun Feb 18, 2018 11:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago aviation news - 2018
Replies: 427
Views: 38858

Re: Chicago aviation news - 2018

Does anyone know when AA's new gates on L open? I had to drop off my wife today at ORD. The concourse appears to be close to done. Although, I always liked the view of the "odd" side of L, after driving past Terminal 3. Now, it's just a wall of the connector from the terminal to the concou...

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by ckfred
Sun Feb 18, 2018 10:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA & DL failed to capitalize fully TW & PA
Replies: 85
Views: 8657

Re: AA & DL failed to capitalize fully TW & PA

If DL had taken over chunks of PA in the 1970s, and AA had done the same with TW in the same time frame, the the thesis that both acquiring carriers failed to build on the names and reputations of the acquired carriers is valid. But, DL bought PA assets in the 1990s, and AA bought what was left of T...

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by ckfred
Wed Feb 14, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA Fleet Updates - 2018
Replies: 264
Views: 41536

Re: AA Fleet Updates - 2018

I'm a bit surprised that AA is retiring 45 738s in 2019/2020. Yes, the 738 entered service with AA in 1999. So, the oldest 738 would be 20 years old. But, they were initially flying a lot of longer routes, so that the MD-80s could stop flying routes, like ORD-West Coast. I'm betting that from 1999 t...

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by ckfred
Tue Feb 13, 2018 5:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Chicago aviation news - 2018
Replies: 427
Views: 38858

Re: Chicago aviation news - 2018

It's great that AA is placing emphasis on ORD-LGA, but back in the days of regulation, there were 3 shuttle-type operations, AA, TW, and UA. AA and UA ran flights from 6am to 8pm, leaving on the hour. TW flights left at 45 minutes past the hour, from 6:45 to 8:45. Granted, AA got away from hourly se...

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by ckfred
Thu Feb 08, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ORD Operations for February 9th
Replies: 3
Views: 659

ORD Operations for February 9th

The weather forecast for Chicago is that snow will start falling between 6pm and 8pm tonight, with the snowfall rate cranking up between 8pm and 10pm. Depending on your source of weather information, the snowfall could last from 24 hours to 30 hours. The snowfall totals range from 6 inches to 14 inc...

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by ckfred
Thu Feb 08, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Was Southwest's Move Into Denver Predatory?
Replies: 63
Views: 5715

Re: Was Southwest's Move Into Denver Predatory?

A cousin of mine is an F9 pilot. From what I gathered, one of the sticking points about WN's offer to purchase F9 was that no one at F9 was guaranteed a job. If the sale had gone through, every last F9 employee was going to go through the interview process, as if they were being hired off the street...

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by ckfred
Wed Feb 07, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Can we see a return of the Hub and Spoke model?
Replies: 57
Views: 7304

Re: Can we see a return of the Hub and Spoke model?

I think what the 787 and A350 make possible is flying from a hub to a city that, with aircraft like the 747, 777, and A340, would have required a connection at a second hub. For instance, BA flies LHR-AUS. Before the 787, flying from London to Austin would have meant flying to a larger U.S. airport ...

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by ckfred
Wed Feb 07, 2018 5:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Network Thread 2018
Replies: 170
Views: 18899

Re: American Airlines Network Thread 2018

I seem to recall that Eagle flew ORD-MHT at some point, possibly as a response to WN starting MDW-MHT. I know that AA has flown seasonal ORD-ANC. That had to be a good 10 years ago, if not more. A friend of mine was a 757/767 F/O in the ORD crew base. He was curious if that was domestic flying or as...

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by ckfred
Mon Feb 05, 2018 6:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 2/4/2018: Primera Drops BOS-BHX, Adds IAD-STN
Replies: 53
Views: 8303

Re: OAG Changes 2/4/2018: Primera Drops BOS-BHX, Adds IAD-STN

I notice a lot of reductions in frequency on routes for AA out of ORD. I wonder if AA is upgauging equipment, going from an Embrear 145 to an Embrear 175 or CRJ700, or going from a large RJ to a 737 or Airbus narrowbody on a lot of these routes.

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by ckfred
Fri Feb 02, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Wants to Grow in Charlotte
Replies: 104
Views: 12658

Re: American Airlines Wants to Grow in Charlotte

A little off topic, but I wonder how much the constraints of ORD plays into AA's decision-making about CLT. There are several concepts for adding gates at ORD floating around. The City is committed to adding gates to Terminal 5 and re-configuring Terminal 2 in create more gates. But, no one seems to...

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by ckfred
Wed Jan 24, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Serial Stowaway Managed to Fly to London from ORD
Replies: 33
Views: 5800

Re: Serial Stowaway Managed to Fly to London from ORD

ORD used to have the problem that someone would exit the sterile zone, presumably having gotten off a flight. Then, they would realize that they had forgotten something, such as a small carry-on, reading or sun glasses, etc. So, they would run past the TSA agent back into the secure zone. The next t...

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by ckfred
Tue Jan 23, 2018 8:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA to begin DFW/CLT to SBN and ECP. ORD-LGA Shuttle
Replies: 96
Views: 10240

Re: AA to begin DFW/CLT to SBN and ECP. ORD-LGA Shuttle

It's interesting that DL has a shuttle operation between LGA and ORD with 14 departures. LGA departures leaving 15 minutes after the hour. But, ATL-ORD only has 11 departures. Before 9/11, DL had a true shuttle operation on ATL-ORD, with hourly departures from 6am to 8pm. For flights out of ATL, al...

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by ckfred
Fri Jan 19, 2018 5:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA to begin DFW/CLT to SBN and ECP. ORD-LGA Shuttle
Replies: 96
Views: 10240

Re: AA to begin DFW/CLT to SBN and ECP. ORD-LGA Shuttle

Two things I would like to see from AA. First, at least seasonal or weekend service between ORD and Pensecola. UA has flown the route non-stop for some time. Second would be for AA to start adding some European non-stops from ORD year-round. With the amount of traffic going into ORD these days, it s...

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