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by AirbusMDCFAN
Tue Feb 20, 2018 6:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mahan Air covertly bought parts from U.S. suppliers
Replies: 5
Views: 722

Mahan Air covertly bought parts from U.S. suppliers

link/source: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/iranian-airline-covertly-bought-parts-from-u-s-suppliers/ "The U.S. has suspended the export privileges of a Turkish national and three related companies it says obtained American-made aircraft parts for Iranian airlines, violating U.S. sanctions. "...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Mon Feb 19, 2018 6:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AZS airport
Replies: 4
Views: 321

Re: AZS airport

airport code azs. Has tons of flights to Canada, but none to the US. Dominican republic is not Cuba, why is this the case? Actually Jetblue at 1 time did fly 2Xs weekly JFK-AZS, but the route never really took off and loads & yeilds were not good on the flight. here is the link from 6 years ago...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Mon Feb 19, 2018 6:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN and BA codeshare?
Replies: 40
Views: 3909

Re: WN and BA codeshare?

SQ789 wrote:
Has they ever codeshare with B6 yet?



No but WN almost inked a codeshare/interline at 1 time with WestJet and Volaris or Interjet of Mexico, but the deal fell through at the last minute.

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Mon Feb 19, 2018 6:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aserca Airlines of Venezuela has temporarily Suspended operations
Replies: 4
Views: 753

Aserca Airlines of Venezuela has temporarily Suspended operations

Link/Source: https://worldairlinenews.com/2018/02/18/aserca-airlines-suspends-operations/ "Aserca Airlines has announced on social media it suspended operations on February 15 due to "technical reasons". The airline is intending to resume operations on February 23." Does anyone k...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sun Feb 18, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airport Traffic Controllers Trade the Tower for a Screen-Stuffed Cave
Replies: 15
Views: 2876

Airport Traffic Controllers Trade the Tower for a Screen-Stuffed Cave

Link/Source: https://www.wired.com/story/airport-traffic-controllers-trade-the-tower-for-a-screen-stuffed-cave/ "The next time you fly into Florida's Fort Lauderdale airport, look out the window and see if you can spot what's missing. The answer? A 160 feet high tower." "That’s what a...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Fri Feb 16, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is Virgin Atlantic struggling on LHR-MIA?
Replies: 58
Views: 9583

Re: Is Virgin Atlantic struggling on LHR-MIA?

Am I right in thinking that years ago, Miami used to be served from Gatwick (via Kingston, Jamaica?). Is Miami more a leisure destination as opposed to be a business type one? If so, could moving it to Gatwick & adding it as a 'tag on' to another destination (in terms of one of the airlines cur...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Feb 14, 2018 9:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Pilots Say 'What About Us?' After Delta Pays Out $1.1 Billion In Profit Sharing
Replies: 25
Views: 4640

American Pilots Say 'What About Us?' After Delta Pays Out $1.1 Billion In Profit Sharing

Link/Source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/tedreed/2018/02/14/american-pilots-say-what-about-us-after-delta-pays-out-1-1-billion-in-profit-sharing/#52f582333fea "Delta Air Lines said Wednesday that it will pay employees $1.1 billion in profit sharing for 2017, the fourth consecutive year for whi...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Feb 14, 2018 9:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Silver (3M) to launch MCO-HSV ATR service this year
Replies: 6
Views: 648

Silver (3M) to launch MCO-HSV ATR service this year

Link/Source: https://worldairlinenews.com/2018/02/14/silver-airways-announces-new-daily-nonstop-service-between-orlando-and-huntsville-starting-on-may-23-2018/ "Silver Airways has announced it will start daily nonstop service between Orlando International Airport (MCO) and Huntsville Internatio...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Feb 14, 2018 7:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United's 234 seat 753s to debut June 7th
Replies: 14
Views: 4351

United's 234 seat 753s to debut June 7th

Link/Source: https://worldairlinenews.com/2018/02/13/united-to-introduce-its-234-seat-boeing-757-300-on-june-7/ The 234 seat UA 757-300s for United will begin service June 7th out of Chicago to Denver, Los Angeles and San Francisco. Economy plus will have a 34-38" seat pitch and Economy will ha...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Feb 14, 2018 7:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future for the Antonov AN-225 Myria?
Replies: 10
Views: 1888

Re: Future for the Antonov AN-225 Myria?

https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news ... gram-china
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This link is from September 2016, from after the sale of the AN225 program to the Chinese. The Chinese hope to have a 2nd AN225 up and flying by 2019: https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news ... gram-china

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Tue Feb 13, 2018 7:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing's Newest Airplane Could Improve Alaska Air's Fortunes
Replies: 26
Views: 6851

Boeing's Newest Airplane Could Improve Alaska Air's Fortunes

Link/Source: https://www.yahoo.com/finance/news/boeing-apos-newest-airplane-could-020500354.html "Not too long ago, Alaska Air (NYSE: ALK) was a model airline, at least from an investor's perspective. In both 2015 and 2016, the company produced outstanding 24% pre-tax margins (excluding special...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Tue Feb 13, 2018 7:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Takes Closer Look At Russian Passenger Jet As Airbus And Boeing Deals Face Ongoing Delays
Replies: 45
Views: 7462

Iran Takes Closer Look At Russian Passenger Jet As Airbus And Boeing Deals Face Ongoing Delays

Link/Source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/dominicdudley/2018/02/12/iran-russian-passenger-jet/#59dfbe4e1508 "A Russian-built Sukhoi Superjet 100 landed at Tehran's Mehrabad International airport on Feb. 12 with a team of engineers on board, as part of a renewed attempt by the company to find cu...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Mon Feb 12, 2018 6:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 'Mob' breaks out at Des Moines International Airport after 14-hour delay
Replies: 69
Views: 11185

'Mob' breaks out at Des Moines International Airport after 14-hour delay

Link/Source: http://www.foxnews.com/travel/2018/02/11/mob-breaks-out-at-des-moines-international-airport-after-14-hour-delay.html "A 14-hour flight delay erupted in chaos at Des Moines International Airport overnight, causing police and security to be called in to calm the irate passengers. All...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sun Feb 11, 2018 2:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: An-148 crash near Moscow kills all 71 people on board
Replies: 191
Views: 47444

Re: AN-148 with 71 people gone missing

Some sources say that is collision with helicopter, but no confirmation yet Link-Source: http://www.avherald.com/h?article=4b4cb236&opt=0 "The remains of a second aircraft, a helicopter, were found near the crash site. Russian Media are reporting the two aircraft collided in midair." ...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Thu Feb 08, 2018 7:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: PAWA Dominicana Airlines operations temporarily suspended
Replies: 11
Views: 1701

PAWA Dominicana Airlines operations temporarily suspended

Link/Source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/hundreds-stuck-dr-airport-airline-suspended-52792139 "Hundreds of travelers were stranded in the Dominican Republic's main international airport on Friday after authorities suspended the country's principal airline for not paying debts....

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Feb 07, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Televangelist suggests alternate flu shot: ‘Inoculate yourself with the word of God’
Replies: 27
Views: 1041

Televangelist suggests alternate flu shot: ‘Inoculate yourself with the word of God’

Link / Source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/televangelist-suggests-alternate-flu-shot-‘inoculate-yourself-with-the-word-of-god’/ar-BBINcFw?li=BBmkt5R&ocid=spartandhp "More than 37 children across the country have died during a nasty flu outbreak that is already one of the worst on reco...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Feb 07, 2018 7:19 am
Forum: Aviation Hobby
Topic: Safety cards
Replies: 4
Views: 550

Re: Safety cards

Which airlines sent you safety cards? for me it is: Malev Linair Monarch TWA Northwest Martinair Air Paradise Dragon Helicopters Sundance Helicopters AirQuaris Sabena Sobelair Citybird Olympic Airways LTU Lufthansa Condor EL AL Arkia Israeli Airlines Trans States Airlines Mesa Air Lot Polish Airlin...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Tue Feb 06, 2018 7:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 1st A330-800 emerges from the paint shop
Replies: 145
Views: 32801

1st A330-800 emerges from the paint shop

Link/Source: https://worldairlinenews.com/2018/02/06/new-airbus-a330-800-rolls-out-of-the-paint-shop/ 1st flight is scheduled for mid 2018 Has a 242 Max tone takeoff weight and can flight routes up to 7,500 nautical miles. Configuration of up to 250 passengers. Which airline(s) are scheduled to take...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sun Feb 04, 2018 3:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The undisclosed european CSeries customer
Replies: 96
Views: 17337

Re: The undisclosed european CSeries customer

New customers could be: Flypgs - growth in smaller European and Turkish destinations, BH Air- fleet replacement and growth, Blue Panorama - growth, and new base in Italy, Neos- to open new cities and feed their longhaul flights, For fleet upgrades: LH group replacing the E195s at Austrian and Air Do...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sun Feb 04, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit Airlines Closes In on a New Pilot Contract & What It Means for Investors
Replies: 16
Views: 1710

Spirit Airlines Closes In on a New Pilot Contract & What It Means for Investors

Link/Source: https://www.yahoo.com/finance/news/spirit-airlines-closes-pilot-contract-202000297.html "Labor tensions have been a recurring problem at ultra-low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines (NYSE: SAVE) in recent years. In 2010, pilots walked off the job for several days. That's the only strike ...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sun Feb 04, 2018 2:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airline Passenger Sentenced to Prison after threatening Flight Attendant
Replies: 4
Views: 1403

Airline Passenger Sentenced to Prison after threatening Flight Attendant

Link/Source: http://www.travelandleisure.com/travel-news/passenger-arrested-called-flight-attendant-racial-slur "Michael Minko, who was flying from Newark to Fort Lauderdale on Spirit Airlines, is now facing jail time for threatening a flight attendant and calling her a number of disparaging na...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sun Feb 04, 2018 2:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Azur Air has to resolve Rosaviatsiya issues before March 21
Replies: 4
Views: 1073

Azur Air has to resolve Rosaviatsiya issues before March 21

Link/Source: https://worldairlinenews.com/2018/02/04/azur-air-has-to-resolve-rosaviatsiya-issues-before-march-21/ More: http://tass.com/economy/988320 "Russia’s Azur Air may stop flying from March 21 if the airline does not close out all violations materially affecting the flight safety, the Ru...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Thu Feb 01, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airlines donate $28 million to the National Air and Space Museum for makeover
Replies: 1
Views: 627

Airlines donate $28 million to the National Air and Space Museum for makeover

Link/Source: https://www.stripes.com/news/us/airlines-donate-28-million-to-the-national-air-and-space-museum-for-makeover-1.509322 "In a remarkable joint venture, nine commercial airlines have donated $28 million to the National Air and Space Museum to support the remaking of an exhibition that...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Thu Feb 01, 2018 7:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Subsurface Defect Led to Uncontained Engine Failure - 2016 AA 763 engine fire
Replies: 29
Views: 4576

Subsurface Defect Led to Uncontained Engine Failure - 2016 AA 763 engine fire

Link/Source: http://www.avherald.com/h?article=49ffa115/0002&opt=0 Link/Source: https://www.ntsb.gov/news/press-releases/Pages/MR20180130b.aspx "The failed turbine disk was recovered in four pieces, one of which weighed 57 pounds and was found more than a half mile from the airplane. Throug...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Thu Feb 01, 2018 6:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: French Blue changes name after US LCC JetBlue objects
Replies: 1
Views: 376

French Blue changes name after US LCC JetBlue objects

link/Source: http://atwonline.com/airlines/french-blue-changes-name-after-us-lcc-jetblue-objects?NL=ATW-04&Issue=ATW-04_20180131_ATW-04_907&sfvc4enews=42&cl=article_6&utm_rid=CPEN1000000423301&utm_campaign=13437&utm_medium=email&elq2=80854aae20f8408dad86abf9d52c2800 "...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Jan 31, 2018 7:16 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Etihad halves baggage allowances for discount tickets booked in UK
Replies: 11
Views: 1623

Etihad halves baggage allowances for discount tickets booked in UK

Link/Source: http://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/etihad-baggage-allowance-halved-economy-uk-passengers-luggage-policy-change-flights-a8187426.html "Etihad Airways, one of the biggest Gulf airlines, has abruptly cut baggage allowances for many of its passengers." "Trave...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Jan 31, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SBA-Santa Barbara Airlines AOC Suspended
Replies: 1
Views: 636

SBA-Santa Barbara Airlines AOC Suspended

Link/Source: https://worldairlinenews.com/2018/01/31/sba-airlines-aoc-is-suspended/ "SBA Airlines (Caracas) has announced its Air Operators Certificate (AOC) on January 26, 2018 was suspended for 90 days by the El Instituto Nacional de Aeronáutica Civil (INAC) of Venezuela." "The airl...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Tue Jan 30, 2018 6:40 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United denies boarding to an Emotional Support Peacock
Replies: 111
Views: 21618

United denies boarding to an Emotional Support Peacock

Link/Source: http://liveandletsfly.boardingarea.com/2018/01/29/united-airlines-peacock/ "Passengers continue to twist federal law to bypass pet cargo fees and bring animals onboard who do not belong onboard." "Case in point: a woman tried to bring a peacock onboard a recent United Air...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Tue Jan 30, 2018 6:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: China Eastern, Xiamen Airlines Cancel Taiwan Flights Amid Routes Row
Replies: 1
Views: 457

China Eastern, Xiamen Airlines Cancel Taiwan Flights Amid Routes Row

Link/Source: https://www.usnews.com/news/world/articles/2018-01-29/china-eastern-says-cancels-flights-amid-routes-row-with-taiwan " China Eastern Airlines and Xiamen Airlines said on Tuesday they had canceled 176 round-trip flights to Taiwan that had been added to their schedules to meet demand...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sat Jan 27, 2018 3:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United to downsize its Guam operation
Replies: 28
Views: 8843

United to downsize its Guam operation

Link/Source: https://worldairlinenews.com/2018/01/27/united-to-downsize-its-guam-operation/ "United Airlines inherited the Micronesia and Guam route map from Continental Airlines. United is now following through on its plans to downsize its presence at Guam." "The carrier will drop th...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Thu Jan 25, 2018 10:57 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: American Airlines Announces an Aggressive New Way to Stop Passengers From Stealing Overhead Bin Space
Replies: 43
Views: 4962

American Airlines Announces an Aggressive New Way to Stop Passengers From Stealing Overhead Bin Space

Link/Source: https://www.inc.com/chris-matyszczyk/american-airlines-just-announced-a-new-way-to-stop-passengers-stealing-overhead-bin-space-in-wrong-class.html "Some passengers will carry on too much and they shove it in First Class bins or anywhere else they can find space." "So Amer...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Thu Jan 25, 2018 10:50 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Air Force One Needs New Refrigerators. They Cost $24 Million
Replies: 72
Views: 4421

Air Force One Needs New Refrigerators. They Cost $24 Million

Link/Source: http://www.defenseone.com/business/2018/01/air-force-one-needs-new-refrigerators-they-cost-24-million/145457/ "Their high cost is the latest example of just how expensive it is to build the heavily modified 747 jumbo jets that fly the president of the United States. Experts say the...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Thu Jan 25, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Air France opens its reinvented Business Lounge in Hall L at Paris CDG
Replies: 3
Views: 681

Air France opens its reinvented Business Lounge in Hall L at Paris CDG

Link/Source:https://worldairlinenews.com/2018/01/25/air-france-opens-its-reinvented-business-lounge-in-hall-l-at-paris-cdg/ "On January 25, 2018, Air France reopened a completely redesigned, much larger and totally renovated Business class lounge. With an open kitchen, private saunas and a deto...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Thu Jan 25, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Lufthansa Group is standardizing its Airbus A320 fleet
Replies: 15
Views: 5439

Lufthansa Group is standardizing its Airbus A320 fleet

Link/Source: https://worldairlinenews.com/2018/01/25/lufthansa-group-is-standardizing-its-airbus-a320-fleet/ "The Lufthansa Group is driving forward the standardization of its Airbus A320 fleet: Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Eurowings, Lufthansa and Swiss International are developing a ...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Jan 24, 2018 9:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Jet Airways Grounds 2 Pilots for Tail Strike at Bangkok
Replies: 3
Views: 1066

Jet Airways Grounds 2 Pilots for Tail Strike at Bangkok

Link/Source: http://www.chinaaviationdaily.com/news/68/68443.html "The incident took place on January 21 during the take off, a senior DGCA official said. " "Jet Airways has grounded the two pilots who were involved in the tail-strike incident of its flight at Bangkok airport on Sunda...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Tue Jan 23, 2018 7:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Passenger thinks AirAsia's uniforms are revealing to the point of being 'disgusting
Replies: 90
Views: 14496

Passenger thinks AirAsia's uniforms are revealing to the point of being 'disgusting

Link/Source: http://www.foxnews.com/travel/2018/01/22/passenger-thinks-airasias-uniforms-are-revealing-to-point-being-disgusting-claims-malaysian-senator.html "A woman claiming to be a frequent AirAsia passenger says she’s fed up with the uniforms worn by the airline’s female flight attendants,...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sun Jan 21, 2018 3:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes for 1/21/2018: Volaris Costa Rica Starts, AA PHL-PNS/FWA/OKC, ORD-AVP
Replies: 41
Views: 7134

Re: OAG Changes for 1/21/2018: Volaris Costa Rica Starts, AA PHL-PNS/FWA/OKC, ORD-AVP

AV JFK-CTG MAR 0.4>0 Interesting that Avianca is not operating the CTG-JFK-CTG market in March, and that Interline partner JetBlue operates this flight 5 Xs weekly in March. The 2 days it does not operate, Tuesday and Thursday the connection from JFK to CTG is via FLL or is Avianca planning on funne...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sun Jan 21, 2018 3:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Embraer 120 vs LET 410 ground accident in Mogadishu
Replies: 4
Views: 1034

Embraer 120 vs LET 410 ground accident in Mogadishu

Link/Source: https://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=20180120-0 "An Embraer EMB-120ER Brasilia aircraft, registered 5Y-CEI, collided with a Let L-410UVP of Galeyr Airline, registered UR-VTV, on the platform at Mogadishu Aden Abdulle International Airport, Somalia." "The no....

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sat Jan 20, 2018 10:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit to Link ACY with MSY
Replies: 1
Views: 411

Spirit to Link ACY with MSY

Link/Source: https://worldairlinenews.com/2018/01/20/spirit-airlines-to-connect-atlantic-city-and-new-orleans/ 4Xs weekly service commences April 13th 2018: flight 1125 departs ACY @ 14:35 and arrives in MSY @ 16:40 flight 1124 departs MSY@ 09:50 and arrives in ACY @ 13:50 Airbus A319 to fly this ro...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sat Jan 20, 2018 10:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Angola Owes Foreign Airlines $500 Million
Replies: 7
Views: 1616

Angola Owes Foreign Airlines $500 Million

Link/Source: https://skift.com/2018/01/19/angola-owes-foreign-airlines-500-million/ "Angola still owes more than $500 million to international airlines including Emirates, Deutsche Lufthansa AG and Air France-KLM, one of many items in the in-tray of new President Joao Lourenco as he tries to re...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sat Jan 20, 2018 10:35 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What are your worse pics for bad airline liveries?
Replies: 15
Views: 1827

Re: What are your worse pics for bad airline liveries?

Here is a bad choice for color for an airline, really nice pic though. http://www.airliners.net/photo/Jet-Time/Boeing-737-79L/4805421 Why would you do light gray for part of your name when EuroWhite s the fuselage color. Anyone else have a bad choice and why? My vote goes to Spirit Airlines with th...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Fri Jan 19, 2018 6:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LAW (Chile) abandons all domestic flying
Replies: 15
Views: 2959

Re: LAW (Chile) abandons all domestic flying

I'd agree with that assessment, even if I am not in Chile. This business of flying "one way tourists" out of Haiti and Venezuela has not helped them for sure. Add to that the failed merger with Star Peru, their aspirations of flying to MIA yet they do not have the equipment for it, now th...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Person killed on Mwanza Runway by departing Fastjet E190
Replies: 0
Views: 514

Person killed on Mwanza Runway by departing Fastjet E190

Link/Source: http://www.avherald.com/h?article=4b3cb9b8&opt=0 "A Fastjet Embraer ERJ-190, registration 5H-FJI performing flight FN-148 from Mwanza to Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) with 83 people on board, was accelerating for takeoff at about 21:05L (18:05Z) when the crew noticed a person in the...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Thu Jan 18, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airnorth cancels flights due to a pilot shortage
Replies: 7
Views: 1792

Airnorth cancels flights due to a pilot shortage

Link/Source: https://worldairlinenews.com/2018/01/18/airnorth-cancels-flights-due-to-a-pilot-shortage/ "Airnorth would like to issue an apology to our customers who have recently been affected by schedule changes and cancellations across our network. Airnorth, like all other regional and major ...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Wed Jan 17, 2018 7:00 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Southwest Airlines sues website that monitored changes in airfare
Replies: 24
Views: 3224

Southwest Airlines sues website that monitored changes in airfare

link/source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/southwest-airlines-sues-website-monitored-changes-airfare-040733152.html "With that in mind, a pair of friends named Pavel Yurevich and Chase Roberts decided to create a website dubbed Southwest Monkey (SWMonkey.com) that automatically monitored price cha...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Mon Jan 15, 2018 11:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: SkyValue Airways
Replies: 5
Views: 674

SkyValue Airways

Link: http://www.myskyvalue.com Aside from flying from Denver, Pierre, and Watertown and operating 1 EMB 145, are any other cities/towns being considered. Fares start at $75.00 plus taxes and fees to and from Denver. Here is a picture of their E145 N286SK: https://www.netairspace.com/photos/N286SK/S...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What makes a long-haul ultra low cost carrier (such as Norwegian or Scoot) successful?
Replies: 18
Views: 4183

Re: What makes a long-haul ultra low cost carrier (such as Norwegian or Scoot) successful?

Recently, I came across fares for EWR-FCO route this summer and was shocked by the price difference between United and Norwegian: https://www.google.com/flights/#search;f=EWR;t=FCO;d=2018-07-17;r=2018-09-20;tt=o;s=0;so=t Obviously, I expected Norwegian's flight to be substantially cheaper, but $321...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What makes a long-haul ultra low cost carrier (such as Norwegian or Scoot) successful?
Replies: 18
Views: 4183

Re: What makes a long-haul ultra low cost carrier (such as Norwegian or Scoot) successful?

Recently, I came across fares for EWR-FCO route this summer and was shocked by the price difference between United and Norwegian: https://www.google.com/flights/#search;f=EWR;t=FCO;d=2018-07-17;r=2018-09-20;tt=o;s=0;so=t Obviously, I expected Norwegian's flight to be substantially cheaper, but $321...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sat Jan 13, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Family sues over woman's death in Fort Lauderdale airport shooting
Replies: 3
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Family sues over woman's death in Fort Lauderdale airport shooting

Link/Source: http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/fl-sb-airport-shooting-victim-lawsuit-20180111-story.html "Santiago’s behavior on the plane should have raised red flags, said attorney David Di Pietro, who represents the family of slain traveler Olga Woltering, of Georgia." “Santiago was n...

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by AirbusMDCFAN
Sat Jan 13, 2018 11:14 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NYC Area Aviation Thread (JFK/LGA/EWR/ISP/SWF/HPN) - 2018
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Re: NYC Area Aviation Thread (JFK/LGA/EWR/ISP/SWF/HPN) - 2018

Link/Source: http://atwonline.com/airports-routes/lahood-lead-new-york-jfk-storm-issues-investigation?NL=ATW-04&Issue=ATW-04_20180111_ATW-04_328&sfvc4enews=42&cl=article_4&elqTrack=true "Former US Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood will lead an independent investigation of the ...

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