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by B752OS
Wed May 22, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 462
Views: 64280

Re: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019

How far along is JetBlue in refurbishing their A320 fleet?

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by B752OS
Tue May 21, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 973
Views: 124912

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

I'd like to see Massport add LEX locations in some farther out locations. Mansfield for example. Massport is being smart in making the service more attractive.

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by B752OS
Thu May 16, 2019 5:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue switches from Coke to Pepsi
Replies: 193
Views: 18088

Re: JetBlue switches from Coke to Pepsi

This is unfortunate. I am sure they got a nice deal from Pepsi, but going from Coke to Pepsi is a bummer.

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by B752OS
Sun May 12, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 973
Views: 124912

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

http://www.massport.com/media/3170/february-board-deck_21419_website_watermark.pdf Hot on the heals of Jan's presentation, comes February, not a whole lot of interest in the first parts of the deck as much relates to the Cruise side of massport, with some logan dotted in there, but mostly a rehash ...

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by B752OS
Fri May 10, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Is Delta truly a one hub airline?
Replies: 71
Views: 9772

Re: Is Delta truly a one hub airline.

DL is certainly not a one-hub airline as DL serves some regional destinations in the Pacific Northwest, Mountain West, Upper Midwest, and Northeast nonstop from other DL hubs but not from ATL. DL has nonstop service from SEA to destinations in Asia, Alaska, Hawaii, and the Pacific Northwest that ar...

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by B752OS
Fri May 10, 2019 2:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When will PDX-MIA/FLL happen?
Replies: 40
Views: 3825

Re: When will PDX-MIA/FLL happen?

I am surprised AA cannot run MIA-SEA at least twice daily, year round. Right now it's 1 x daily year round and a seasonal second daily flight. I would think the market it there for them to run MIA-SEA 3 x daily year round. It is also surprising they haven't started MIA-PDX either. Is it the length t...

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by B752OS
Fri May 10, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Asiana's Seoul-Chicago suspension
Replies: 56
Views: 7763

Re: Asiana's Seoul-Chicago suspension

Personally, I'm surprised to find Chicago, the 3rd largest city in the US, has been struggling to keep its non-stop flights to major cities in Asia. Maybe Chicago does not have a strong connection with other tier-1 cities in the Asia Pacific even compared to some smaller cities in the US (e.g. - Se...

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by B752OS
Thu May 09, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 143
Views: 12730

Re: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2019

Miami wrote:
Air Transat plans to start 2 weekly Vancouver - Fort Lauderdale service from Decemebr 20, 2019. A321-neoLR

In addition, Montreal - Fort Lauderdale service is set to see the A321-neoLR from January 6, 2020.


Is the Vancouver service year round? Or only seasonal?

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by B752OS
Mon Apr 29, 2019 7:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 973
Views: 124912

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

https://www.massport.com/capitalprogramsattachments/A406/A406%20Strategic%20Projects%20P%20Management%20Briefing%201-24-2019.pdf See page 5. Massport has a large roadway improvement project slated to start construction at the end of this year. Terminal C's canopy is being replaced and expanded and i...

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by B752OS
Sun Apr 28, 2019 10:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How come AC or UA don't fly YVR-IAD or YVR-BOS!?
Replies: 15
Views: 2631

Re: How come AC or UA don't fly YVR-IAD or YVR-BOS!?

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AC did note YVR-BOS as a potential A220 route. 2019 will be the third year of their seasonal non-stop flights between YVR-BOS.
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AC did note YVR-BOS as a potential A220 route. 2019 will be the third year of their seasonal non-stop flights between YVR-BOS.

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by B752OS
Sun Apr 28, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 973
Views: 124912

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

Thanks for all that insight, I think that clearly shows where Massports heads are, it’s alright Pushing and anti TNC agenda, and push with public transportation, but you have to provide the alternatives to do so, they are not, so this becomes an inconvenience to the traveling public and a cash grab...

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by B752OS
Sun Apr 28, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 973
Views: 124912

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

5 routes to East Asia (and probably will be 6-7 in a couple of years) and possibly both routes BOS has had to South America are gone by the end of the year per the GRU-FCO axing thread. Is it just South America economy? Not sure if I’m misunderstanding your post - but 5 BOS-E Asia routes and GRU ar...

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by B752OS
Sun Apr 28, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 973
Views: 124912

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

https://www.boston.com/travel/travel/2019/04/26/back-bay-logan-express-changes Massport is making the Back Bay Logan Express service even more appealing - cutting the fare cost and also adding a benefit of quicker security once at Logan. I wonder if this is a test and they'll roll it out to other lo...

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by B752OS
Thu Apr 25, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Italy Suspends LAX/SFO/YYZ Over the Winter
Replies: 53
Views: 7910

Re: Air Italy Suspends LAX/SFO/YYZ Over the Winter

Do they have good loads on their MXP-JFK/MIA flights?

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by B752OS
Wed Apr 24, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 973
Views: 124912

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

https://www.boston.com/travel/travel/20 ... d-at-logan

April 12th was busiest day ever for TSA at Boston. They screen 77,451 passengers, breaking the previous record set a year earlier on April 13, 2018 where 75,760 passengers were screened.
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https://www.boston.com/travel/travel/20 ... d-at-logan

April 12th was busiest day ever for TSA at Boston. They screen 77,451 passengers, breaking the previous record set a year earlier on April 13, 2018 where 75,760 passengers were screened.

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by B752OS
Sun Apr 14, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed: Jetblue Announces Flights to London from JFK and BOS from 2021
Replies: 947
Views: 139698

Re: Confirmed: Jetblue Announces Flights to London from JFK and BOS from 2021

Not sure if this has been brought up already (long thread), but how does the DL/B6 situation in Boston compare to the AS/DL situation out in Seattle? Does DL perform better in Seattle vs AS than they do in Boston vs. B6? Imo, Seattle is a little different from Boston, because it's a less fragmented...

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by B752OS
Sun Apr 14, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed: Jetblue Announces Flights to London from JFK and BOS from 2021
Replies: 947
Views: 139698

Re: Confirmed: Jetblue Announces Flights to London from JFK and BOS from 2021

Not sure if this has been brought up already (long thread), but how does the DL/B6 situation in Boston compare to the AS/DL situation out in Seattle? Does DL perform better in Seattle vs AS than they do in Boston vs. B6?

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by B752OS
Sat Apr 13, 2019 10:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SEA congestion INTL arrivals
Replies: 60
Views: 9381

Re: SEA congestion INTL arrivals

How many international gates for SEA currently have? How many will they have one the IAF expansion opens?

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by B752OS
Fri Apr 12, 2019 11:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 973
Views: 124912

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

I haven't seen the new AA expansion. Iyerhari is a frequent AA flyer and reports that it’s very good on that side. I get to see it with my own eyes on Monday when I fly to CLT, although as it’s a 5am departure I suspect much will be closed when i pass through. The newly remodeled Terminal B is done...

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by B752OS
Thu Apr 11, 2019 3:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 973
Views: 124912

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

With the plans for JFK by PANYNJ, JetBlue is going to have even more space in the coming years. Their facilities there are already a lost nicer than BOS. I don't see how JFK does not eventually become their largest station. I wholeheartedly agree with your point about the JFK facilities. T5 there i...

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by B752OS
Wed Apr 10, 2019 11:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 973
Views: 124912

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

With the plans for JFK by PANYNJ, JetBlue is going to have even more space in the coming years. Their facilities there are already a lost nicer than BOS. I don't see how JFK does not eventually become their largest station.

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by B752OS
Fri Apr 05, 2019 12:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta and Virgin to launch LGW-JFK and BOS from 2020
Replies: 158
Views: 18989

Re: Delta and Virgin to launch LGW-JFK and BOS from 2020

This site can be quite entertaining when you have people claiming, or sounding as if they know the airline business better than an actual airline, in this case Delta. Delta is not successful by accident, they know what they're doing and they have their reasons for wanting to build up Boston.

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by B752OS
Tue Apr 02, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 143
Views: 12730

Re: South Florida Aviation Thread - 2019

How many A380 capable gates for MIA have? Which terminal(s) are they located in?

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by B752OS
Wed Mar 20, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TAP Portugal Plans Atlanta, Houston, Los Angeles, Montreal in 2020
Replies: 125
Views: 11992

Re: TAP Portugal Plans Atlanta, Houston, Los Angeles, Montreal in 2020

Yeah, ATL may be an interesting choice but I am sure TP did their research. There are a few corporate clients, the usuals based in Atlanta that have European businesses as well as Out System a fast-growing Portuguese unicorn. Their US headquarters is based in Atlanta so you will see commuters going...

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by B752OS
Mon Mar 18, 2019 11:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 973
Views: 124912

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

The MBTA needs to extend the blue line up to Lynn (something that should be done regardless of any benefit to getting to/from Logan) and also build the red/blue connector so the blue line and red line connect at Charles/MGH. Add in the APM and suddenly the blue line becomes a lot more convenient and...

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by B752OS
Sun Mar 17, 2019 12:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 973
Views: 124912

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

What's nice about the C to B connector and also the reconfiguration of that side of B is that in the slides it shows an A321 parked at all 17 gates - the 10 in pier B of terminal B and then the 7 gates between B and C. At least we know there won't be any constraints as far as space to accommodate an...

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by B752OS
Sat Mar 16, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 973
Views: 124912

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

I just noticed that Massport uploaded the powerpoint deck from November’s meeting Lots of great info about the E expansion where one little bit of information might be telling in that, they are actually at least considering building the full project at once to get it done by 2023 and save 50m On th...

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by B752OS
Sat Mar 02, 2019 1:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Confirmed: Jetblue Announces Flights to London from JFK and BOS from 2021
Replies: 947
Views: 139698

Re: Jetblue “Save the Date” All Hands - April 10

Awesome, only 5 more weeks of speculation! In all seriousness, I'd like to see JetBlue demolish and rebuild their piers at BOS. The check in and security areas are solid (Massport built out an expansion for security several years ago and that was a nice upgrade), but the gate area themselves are pre...

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by B752OS
Wed Feb 27, 2019 1:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AC to start YUL-GRU, YVR-AKL and YYZ-UIO
Replies: 77
Views: 11641

Re: AC to start YUL-GRU, YVR-AKL and YYZ-UIO

Is AC going to make YUL-NRT daily year round? Don't they run it at 3 x weekly for November through April and then daily May through October?

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by B752OS
Wed Feb 13, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 462
Views: 64280

Re: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019

If I’m not mistaken, FLL-SEA was looked at and is a possible new route going forward in the medium term. I’d be interested to see how that would stack up along other current trans cons out of FLL. FLL-SEA already has competition with Alaska and Delta seasonally. Yields probably wouldn't be very goo...

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by B752OS
Thu Feb 07, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 973
Views: 124912

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

https://www.massport.com/capitalprogram ... it%20A.pdf

Here's a good overview of the plans.

It's not too surprising that AF will be getting a new lounge. Phase 1 will have space for 4 new airline clubs.
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Northeast748 wrote:
So have they settled on a design for the Terminal E expansion?


https://www.massport.com/capitalprogram ... it%20A.pdf

Here's a good overview of the plans.

It's not too surprising that AF will be getting a new lounge. Phase 1 will have space for 4 new airline clubs.

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by B752OS
Thu Feb 07, 2019 1:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 462
Views: 64280

Re: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019

Maybe the flight times on BUR-BOS are hurting things? Personally, getting into Boston at 4 am does not sound appealing.

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by B752OS
Thu Jan 31, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 973
Views: 124912

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

https://www.massport.com/capitalprogramsattachments/A406/A406%20Strategic%20Projects%20P%20Management%20Briefing%201-24-2019.pdf Some good information about the projects Massport has planned for Logan over the next few years. Terminal B to C connector Terminal C canopy Terminal B and C roadways Term...

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by B752OS
Sun Jan 27, 2019 11:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of New England (BDL/PVD/MHT/PWM/ORH/BTV/HVN/BGR) - 2019
Replies: 470
Views: 52154

Re: The Rest of New England (BDL/PVD/MHT/PWM/ORH/BTV/HVN/BGR) - 2019

Why does the city of Warwick want more money from PVD? I also don't get why some people in RI also complain about the airport being favorable to the Patriots and their 763. The airport got a ton of free press today by the Boston media given the team left from their for Atlanta today. That alone sho...

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by B752OS
Sun Jan 27, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of New England (BDL/PVD/MHT/PWM/ORH/BTV/HVN/BGR) - 2019
Replies: 470
Views: 52154

Re: The Rest of New England (BDL/PVD/MHT/PWM/ORH/BTV/HVN/BGR) - 2019

Why does the city of Warwick want more money from PVD? I also don't get why some people in RI also complain about the airport being favorable to the Patriots and their 763. The airport got a ton of free press today by the Boston media given the team left from their for Atlanta today. That alone shou...

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by B752OS
Tue Jan 15, 2019 4:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit announces RDU service to seven destinations
Replies: 160
Views: 23389

Re: RDU "Big" Announcement 1/15 - 10am

Quite the disappointment for this RDU traveler. I worry that all this additional low cost service (esp in business markets) is going to derail the US3 from adding flights/capacity. I can't believe there will be four carriers on RDU-BOS, three on RDU-DTW, and 5? on RDU-CHI. BOS is the most popular d...

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by B752OS
Tue Jan 15, 2019 12:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Possible New Routes (A220)
Replies: 52
Views: 8534

Re: Air Canada Possible New Routes (A220)

Are the routes in red the ones that are slated to see the 220? Ones in blue are potential new routes with the 220?

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by B752OS
Tue Jan 15, 2019 2:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates announces 2019 schedule changes
Replies: 78
Views: 16114

Re: Emirates announces 2019 expansion outline

https://airwaysmag.com/industry/analysis-emirates-to-launch-dubai-boston-as-part-of-plan-to-grow-us-operations/ False. They fly there because of the O&D. Anything else just helps fill the plane. Exactly. If B6 connections were the only reason, they could do that out of JFK. I guess B6 3x daily ...

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by B752OS
Wed Jan 02, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 973
Views: 124912

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

I also have limited hopes for B6 launching much for new routes for us. They aren't in rapid expansion mode anymore. True, however SY and AS will be vacating C40-C42 in September as part of the move round to B.. I suspect you will see something then, remember they are projecting to grow to 200 depar...

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by B752OS
Wed Jan 02, 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 973
Views: 124912

Re: Boston Aviation Thread - 2019

Happy New Year from New Zealand! I tried to quote from the previous thread but it appears shut off. Interesting posts re: B6 & LHR. I think with the businsss contracts B6 have they need to launch LHR to compete with BA, DL & VS. The schedules posted earlier would be great and give them an e...

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by B752OS
Wed Jan 02, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 462
Views: 64280

Re: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019

What are your picks for new stations added and existing stations cut?

Cut
ABQ
RNO

Added
IND
STL
SDF
LHR

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by B752OS
Fri Dec 21, 2018 5:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Miami to Asia still in the works
Replies: 132
Views: 13210

Re: Miami to Asia still in the works

If I'm AA, JL, CX or any other non-subsidized, non-mainland-China carrier, what incentive is there for me to tie up 2-3 airframes on a very long thin route when I can just as effectively route that traffic directly over two key strategic hubs (DFW and LAX)? Bro, you can do it like MIA-LAX/SFO-SIN. ...

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by B752OS
Thu Dec 20, 2018 1:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Miami to Asia still in the works
Replies: 132
Views: 13210

Re: Miami to Asia still in the works

Can a 788 or 789 fly NRT/HND-MIA-NRT/HND non-stop? Can it do so without too much of a payload restriction? This is nothing more than an airport director doing their job trying to attract new service and a news outlet making it seem like flights are progressing even when the airport director himself ...

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by B752OS
Tue Dec 18, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BDL - new airline announcement 12/18
Replies: 76
Views: 10027

Re: BDL - new airline announcement 12/18

BDL-DEN now has as many airlines on it as BOS-DEN! Interesting. What exactly is F9 bringing to the market that WN and UA can't/don't already offer? Seasonal, less than daily service to a market that already has two carriers on it is a bit of a letdown. A bigger deal would have been UA making SFO-BD...

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by B752OS
Mon Dec 17, 2018 1:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 12/16/2018:AS Drops ATL-PDX;DL Drops ASE-LAX, Adds MEX-MSP;UA Dops SFO-MIA, Adds SFO-YYZ
Replies: 67
Views: 10623

Re: OAG Changes 12/16/2018:AS Drops ATL-PDX;DL Drops ASE-LAX, Adds MEX-MSP;UA Dops SFO-MIA, Adds SFO-YYZ

UA dropping SFO to MIA? That's crazy! Exactly what I was thinking when I read the title of the thread. How is it UA can't make this route work as strong as we are at SFO AA is equally as strong at MIA but somehow AA is able to make the route work with I believe 6 or 7 daily nonstops during the summ...

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by B752OS
Fri Dec 14, 2018 12:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: San Francisco Bay Area Aviation 2018
Replies: 101
Views: 8492

Re: San Francisco Bay Area Aviation 2018

What does this thread think of SFO's 4-crossed runways? It seems kinda pointless, like if the 4 runways were separated they could operate somewhat independently. Right now its always a massive traffic jam with really only 1 or 2 runways in active use at a single time. Nothing can be done about it. ...

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by B752OS
Mon Dec 10, 2018 5:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Summer 2019 long-haul changes
Replies: 328
Views: 57558

Re: Air Canada Summer 2019 long-haul changes

AC is cutting back the seasonal YVR-BOS service. Is this a clear indication loads and yields are not good?

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by B752OS
Mon Dec 10, 2018 3:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boston aviation - 2018
Replies: 2468
Views: 231563

Re: Boston aviation - 2018

I'd be curious to know how big of an expansion this will be for the SkyClub?

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by B752OS
Fri Dec 07, 2018 3:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Italy announces LAX & SFO
Replies: 53
Views: 9679

Re: Air Italy announces LAX & SFO

Good move, they seem to be doing all the right stuff so far. Will be interested to see what comes next, my guess would be BOS or ORD. BOS and ORD would be logical adds as they build out their US network. I'd be curious to see what kind of long haul network they'll be able to maintain once they get ...

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by B752OS
Thu Dec 06, 2018 12:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Italy announces LAX & SFO
Replies: 53
Views: 9679

Re: Air Italy announces LAX & SFO

Regarding SFO, it's interesting that they have year round service to BCN and only seasonal service to MAD.

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