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by Pepper456
Thu Aug 30, 2018 1:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TAAG In Portugal
Replies: 14
Views: 2149

Re: TAAG In Portugal

As a part-time resident of Portugal, I just wondered if anyone has any information on how the TAAG flights are doing at Lisbon and Porto? Lisbon flights always seem to quite busy but Porto, especially, I’d imagine relies heavily on connecting passengers? But i think, alongside Brazil, the market in...

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by Pepper456
Thu Aug 30, 2018 10:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TAAG In Portugal
Replies: 14
Views: 2149

Re: TAAG In Portugal

TAAG in OPO operates three days a week: tuesday, thursday and saturday (OPO-LAD).
LAD-OPO in mondays, wednesdays and fridays.
TAAG in LIS operates everyday (LIS-LAD and LAD-LIS).
I hope that i helped you.

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by Pepper456
Mon Aug 20, 2018 3:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Korean Air announces Boston
Replies: 83
Views: 12268

Re: Korean Air announces Boston

Future skyteam hub?

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by Pepper456
Mon Aug 20, 2018 2:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TAP's last A340 flight: Feb 14, 2019
Replies: 3
Views: 1258

Re: TAP's last A340 flight: Feb 14, 2019

Thats a shame because this is a beautiful plane. But they are very old and there are a lot of youtubers tripreporters (Estevam pelo Mundo) that they have flown in TP and disliked it because the planes are very old (there are some pieces broken inside the plane and the entertainment is old-fashioned)...

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by Pepper456
Mon Aug 20, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ET To Start ADD-LIS-MAD
Replies: 34
Views: 4431

Re: ET To Start ADD-LIS-MAD

Cunard Im back jajajaja. About the Topic, good route to LIS. Finally they have their slots, they were some time in the slot list and like LATAM they have to wait to let them Open the route. I hope Next Will be QR. But this shows that Montijo airport (or Portela+1) Will need to be built, but im again...

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by Pepper456
Mon Aug 20, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future Toronto Pearson YYZ Routes
Replies: 92
Views: 10279

Re: Future Toronto Pearson YYZ Routes

And AC/Rouge router YYZ/YUL-PDL is possible?

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by Pepper456
Sat Aug 11, 2018 11:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New QR Route Thread
Replies: 24
Views: 3204

Re: New QR Route Thread

What about LIS and Portugal, they have announced to start in 2018 and we are almost in the 4th quarter of the year and nothing...
Is something about lack of slot in Lisbon airport...

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by Pepper456
Mon Aug 06, 2018 3:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Italian Government lobbying for direct QF PER-FCO
Replies: 35
Views: 5438

Re: Italian Government lobbying for direct QF PER-FCO

hahahahaha no, first connect the big european hubs CDG, AMS, FRA, IST (TK also)...
Only after that connect FCO, MUC, MXP, ZRH, GVA, LIS, MAD, BCN and others

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by Pepper456
Sat Jul 28, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dog opened cargo door on B737 during approach to SVO
Replies: 25
Views: 8187

Re: Dog opened cargo door on B737 during approach to SVO

It was an UA plane? Im being ironic...

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by Pepper456
Sat Jul 28, 2018 1:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IB A350 at ORY
Replies: 2
Views: 1788

Re: IB A350 at ORY

crew training, is it?

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by Pepper456
Thu Jul 26, 2018 11:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TATL Announcements for 2019
Replies: 206
Views: 28370

Re: TATL Announcements for 2019

At the February Press Conference in Kyiv , Aron Mayberg (Head of Supervisory Board for Ukraine International Airlines) reported that UIA is looking to expand MIA - Kyiv (KBP) around 2020, though some insiders have reported they're looking at late 2019 for this. Still too early to see if it will mak...

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by Pepper456
Thu Jul 26, 2018 9:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TATL Announcements for 2019
Replies: 206
Views: 28370

Re: TATL Announcements for 2019

I hope also the return of UA EWR-OPO but with another bigger aircraft (B767) and year-round and possibly the beginning of IAH-OPO. And the beginning of JFK-OPO and/or ATL-OPO in DL (after PDL have it). AA could do PHL-OPO also. LIS could be on UA have DEN-LIS, SFO-LIS (concorrence for TP) and other...

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by Pepper456
Thu Jul 26, 2018 9:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TATL Announcements for 2019
Replies: 206
Views: 28370

Re: TATL Announcements for 2019

I hope also the return of UA EWR-OPO but with another bigger aircraft (B767) and year-round and possibly the beginning of IAD-OPO. And the beginning of JFK-OPO and/or ATL-OPO in DL (after PDL have it). AA could do PHL-OPO also. LIS could be on UA have DEN-LIS, SFO-LIS (concorrence for TP) and others...

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by Pepper456
Thu Jul 26, 2018 11:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Lisbon Airport
Replies: 89
Views: 12948

Re: New Lisbon Airport

I guess it depends on the time that you arrive at LIS. If you arrive early in the morning when most of the TP widebodies arrive from Brazil and Africa than you are in for a treat, lol. I had this experience twice last year (GRU-LIS and GIG-LIS) and it was terrible. I had to wait a lot to pass passp...

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by Pepper456
Thu Jul 26, 2018 11:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Lisbon Airport
Replies: 89
Views: 12948

Re: New Lisbon Airport

I guess it depends on the time that you arrive at LIS. If you arrive early in the morning when most of the TP widebodies arrive from Brazil and Africa than you are in for a treat, lol. I had this experience twice last year (GRU-LIS and GIG-LIS) and it was terrible. I had to wait a lot to pass passp...

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by Pepper456
Wed Jul 25, 2018 11:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TATL Announcements for 2019
Replies: 206
Views: 28370

Re: TATL Announcements for 2019

LIS-SFO TP

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by Pepper456
Wed Jul 25, 2018 11:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Qatar Airways to launch Gothenburg with 787!
Replies: 27
Views: 5644

Re: Qatar Airways to launch Gothenburg with 787!

And Portugal nothing...
They announced LIS and are always delaying.
Its funny that GOT and CWL have less PAX that OPO, STR, CGN, ALC/VLC (seasonal) and others in europe and they dont have no ME3...
Congrats to GOT.

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by Pepper456
Wed Jul 25, 2018 10:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Lisbon Airport
Replies: 89
Views: 12948

Re: New Lisbon Airport

Btw news report that the environmental studie was positive and the Montijo solution will move forward. Im going to resurrect this topic because i saw better the montijo airport and they could do some way an SFO. Remember San Francisco and Lisbon are twin cities... SFO is also in the middle of the b...

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by Pepper456
Wed Jul 25, 2018 10:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Lisbon Airport
Replies: 89
Views: 12948

Re: New Lisbon Airport

Btw news report that the environmental studie was positive and the Montijo solution will move forward. Im going to resurrect this topic because i saw better the montijo airport and they could do some way an SFO. Remember San Francisco and Lisbon are twin cities... SFO is also in the middle of the b...

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by Pepper456
Fri Jul 13, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus and United continue talks on 321LR/330
Replies: 76
Views: 17558

Re: Airbus and United continue talks on 321LR/330

A321LR would fit perfectly in the current daily service EWR-OPO.
TP will do the same thing when will receive their fleet.

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by Pepper456
Fri Jul 13, 2018 1:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus-BBD and Boeing-Embraer. Who bought who?
Replies: 14
Views: 1473

Re: Airbus-BBD and Boeing-Embraer. Who bought who?

We don't really know the details of exactly how the Boeing-Embraer partnership will look like. I suspect it's basically Boeing funding a new model while using Brazil as a low cost center and will be a JV for just certain models. I doubt it would be 50/50, but Engine Alliance is something similar in...

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by Pepper456
Fri Jul 13, 2018 1:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is A220 still a regional jet?
Replies: 108
Views: 13415

Re: Is A220 still a regional jet?

Pepper456 wrote:
No the A220 from LX flies several times to Portugal from ZRH...
Its the same about E190 TP uses this plane to do routes from LIS to some smaller airports in Germany...
For me that planes are narrowbodies...

Regional jets are ATR72, ATR42, Q200, Q400 and so on...

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by Pepper456
Fri Jul 13, 2018 1:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why doesn't JetBlue fly to Canada?
Replies: 43
Views: 6785

Re: Why doesn't JetBlue fly to Canada?

Do you know if JetBlue will buy the A321LR? JetBlue have 85 Airbus A321neo on order, now if anyone knew if the airline will buy the A321LR I am sure that someone would have posted it here on a.net via an official press release by JetBlue, until that time comes no one can actually answer your questi...

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by Pepper456
Fri Jul 13, 2018 1:10 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Croatia in the final of the WC, what solo you think that Will occour to aviation?
Replies: 22
Views: 3018

Re: Croatia in the final of the WC, what solo you think that Will occour to aviation?

SCQ83 wrote:
Pepper456 wrote:
People say that football conquers helps economy of a country and so tourism...


Spain won the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa and the Spanish economy only went downhill from there. So the recent case of Spain proves you wrong.

Im talking small countries...

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by Pepper456
Thu Jul 12, 2018 11:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why doesn't JetBlue fly to Canada?
Replies: 43
Views: 6785

Re: Why doesn't JetBlue fly to Canada?

Do you know if JetBlue will buy the A321LR?

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by Pepper456
Thu Jul 12, 2018 11:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is A220 still a regional jet?
Replies: 108
Views: 13415

Re: Is A220 still a regional jet?

No the A220 from LX flies several times to Portugal from ZRH...
Its the same about E190 TP uses this plane to do routes from LIS to some smaller airports in Germany...
For me that planes are narrowbodies...

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by Pepper456
Thu Jul 12, 2018 11:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thai Airways expected to order 23 aircraft soon.
Replies: 58
Views: 12034

Re: Thai Airways expected to order 23 aircraft soon.

I hope A350 and B788/9/10. When the aircraft arrives they could do LIS-BKK Who are you targetting to fly LIS-BKK? O&D plus brazilians are enough to fill several widebodies a week? JD flies LIS-PEK and has codeshare with TP to take brasilians to Asia directly from LIS. TP and TG are members of S...

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by Pepper456
Thu Jul 12, 2018 11:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Thai Airways expected to order 23 aircraft soon.
Replies: 58
Views: 12034

Re: Thai Airways expected to order 23 aircraft soon.

I hope A350 and B788/9/10. When the aircraft arrives they could do LIS-BKK Who are you targetting to fly LIS-BKK? O&D plus brazilians are enough to fill several widebodies a week? JD flies LIS-PEK and has codeshare with TP to take brasilians to Asia directly from LIS. TP and TG are members of S...

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by Pepper456
Thu Jul 12, 2018 11:08 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Croatia in the final of the WC, what solo you think that Will occour to aviation?
Replies: 22
Views: 3018

Re: Croatia in the final of the WC, what solo you think that Will occour to aviation?

I don't think it will change anything, but this is a good promotion for Croatia. Most tourists in Croatia are from nearby countries like Germany, Austria, Italy or Eastern Europe in general. For instance, only 750k British and 500k French visited Croatia in 2017 compared to 19M British and 11M Fren...

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by Pepper456
Thu Jul 12, 2018 11:06 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Croatia in the final of the WC, what solo you think that Will occour to aviation?
Replies: 22
Views: 3018

Re: Croatia in the final of the WC, what solo you think that Will occour to aviation?

I created this topic because when Portugal won EURO 2016 and Eurovision in 2017, have a tourist boom, when I go to Porto centre and Lisbon there are a lot of tourist that some years ago doesnt exist... People say that football conquers helps economy of a country and so tourism... People see that Cro...

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by Pepper456
Thu Jul 12, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Croatia in the final of the WC, what solo you think that Will occour to aviation?
Replies: 22
Views: 3018

Croatia in the final of the WC, what solo you think that Will occour to aviation?

New companies in ZGB (Will arrive to 20 mil pax Faster)?
The other airports DBV and SPU, they Will grow also?

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by Pepper456
Tue Jul 10, 2018 1:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus rebrands C-Series to A220
Replies: 217
Views: 31989

Re: Airbus rebrands C-Series to A220

For Brazilians, RIP Embraer it Will have almost certain the same destino of bombardier

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by Pepper456
Sat Jul 07, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: New planned destinations from LHR and any routes you think could start in the near future.
Replies: 37
Views: 3884

Re: New planned destinations from LHR and any routes you think could start in the near future.

North America: HNL, OGG, LIH, MCO, MCI, TPA, BIL, BOI, STL Australia: SYD, BNE, MEL, CNS, OOL (when A350ULR is launched) Africa: LAD, MPM, RAI, SID, TMS, WDH, TUN, ROB, BZV South America: FOR, REC, MAO, BSB, POA, CNF, JPA, USH, LIM, CTG, CCS, POS, LPB, CLO Central America: CUN, TIJ, LAP, SJC, BZE, ...

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by Pepper456
Thu Jul 05, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: New planned destinations from LHR and any routes you think could start in the near future.
Replies: 37
Views: 3884

Re: New planned destinations from LHR and any routes you think could start in the near future.

North America: HNL, OGG, LIH, MCO, MCI, TPA, BIL, BOI, STL Australia: SYD, BNE, MEL, CNS, OOL (when A350ULR is launched) Africa: LAD, MPM, RAI, SID, TMS, WDH, TUN, ROB, BZV South America: FOR, REC, MAO, BSB, POA, CNF, JPA, USH, LIM, CTG, CCS, POS, LPB, CLO Central America: CUN, TIJ, LAP, SJC, BZE, ...

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by Pepper456
Thu Jul 05, 2018 12:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Which aliance should Azores Airlines and Hawaiian join?
Replies: 11
Views: 1724

Which aliance should Azores Airlines and Hawaiian join?

SkyTeam, OneWorld or Star Alliance
Think TP is star so S3 should join another alliance to compete with them
Hawaiian can join whether they can because it has codeshare with AA, DL and UA...

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by Pepper456
Thu Jul 05, 2018 12:26 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: New planned destinations from LHR and any routes you think could start in the near future.
Replies: 37
Views: 3884

Re: New planned destinations from LHR and any routes you think could start in the near future.

North America: HNL, OGG, LIH, MCO, MCI, TPA, BIL, BOI, STL Australia: SYD, BNE, MEL, CNS, OOL (when A350ULR is launched) Africa: LAD, MPM, RAI, SID, TMS, WDH, TUN, ROB, BZV South America: FOR, REC, MAO, BSB, POA, CNF, JPA, USH, LIM, CTG, CCS, POS, LPB, CLO Central America: CUN, TIJ, LAP, SJC, BZE, P...

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by Pepper456
Tue Jul 03, 2018 7:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Football Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc
Replies: 179
Views: 19358

Re: Football Charters World Cup, Champions, Europa League, etc

ARN929 anyone knows what aircraft goes?
Its from ZIA (Moscow) so its relative to the World Cup...
Fans or national team...

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by Pepper456
Sun Jul 01, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates in Porto (EK197)
Replies: 3
Views: 1164

Emirates in Porto (EK197)

Today, in the ANA airports of Portugal site, has appeared two flights from EK for tomorrow (i think is charter).
This can be something to announce, EK finally will start DXB-OPO, DXB-LIS with an A380?
But in FR24 it doesnt appear nothing...
What do you think?

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by Pepper456
Sat Jun 30, 2018 11:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Viseu (VSE) aerodrome turning an airport?
Replies: 24
Views: 1675

Re: Viseu (VSE) aerodrome turning an airport?

Besides everything already mentioned, why would Porto need an alternative airport? There's pretty decent road links from Porto to all of Portugal's central area plus train connections to some major cities in that region. If needed, invest more in OPO. Mainland Portugal doesn't need more than the cu...

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by Pepper456
Sat Jun 30, 2018 11:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Viseu (VSE) aerodrome turning an airport?
Replies: 24
Views: 1675

Re: Viseu (VSE) aerodrome turning an airport?

Besides everything already mentioned, why would Porto need an alternative airport? There's pretty decent road links from Porto to all of Portugal's central area plus train connections to some major cities in that region. If needed, invest more in OPO. Mainland Portugal doesn't need more than the cu...

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by Pepper456
Sat Jun 30, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Viseu (VSE) aerodrome turning an airport?
Replies: 24
Views: 1675

Re: Viseu (VSE) aerodrome turning an airport?

LH flies to PNA (Pamplona) in Spain and IB can put there a Q200 or ATR72... About the beach enters the idea of a shuttle that takes people to Barra Beach and Costa Nova Beach in Aveiro. Navarra (Pamplona) is one of the wealthiest regions in Spain, with many local industries with interests in Europe...

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by Pepper456
Sat Jun 30, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Viseu (VSE) aerodrome turning an airport?
Replies: 24
Views: 1675

Re: Viseu (VSE) aerodrome turning an airport?

You are being over optimistic and you are over estimating Viseu's tourist and business potential. Remember there's no beach, winter is not pleasant, and while it is indeed a nice little town, very few people would just fly to Viseu for the sake of it. As a one day stop in a car circuit around Portu...

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by Pepper456
Sat Jun 30, 2018 7:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Viseu (VSE) aerodrome turning an airport?
Replies: 24
Views: 1675

Re: Viseu (VSE) aerodrome turning an airport?

Plus, the airport is just 40 miles from Peso da Regua town, here people can catch a train to Porto...
There will be shuttle services from Viseu airport to either center of Viseu, Lamego and Regua and other minor cities...

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by Pepper456
Sat Jun 30, 2018 6:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Viseu (VSE) aerodrome turning an airport?
Replies: 24
Views: 1675

Re: Viseu (VSE) aerodrome turning an airport?

However, estimating a price tag of billions is excessive. Considering new airport precedents; Murcia cost €266m (3,000m runway, reasonably large terminal), Lleida cost €130m (2,500m runway, small terminal) and Castellon cost €150m (2,700m runway and small terminal). Considering inflation, a modest ...

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by Pepper456
Sat Jun 30, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Viseu (VSE) aerodrome turning an airport?
Replies: 24
Views: 1675

Re: Viseu (VSE) aerodrome turning an airport?

It would be considerably easier to construct a clean sheet airport. VSE's physical runway is 1,200m, with a constrained non ILS runway strip. Just to implement a 300m wide Cat 3/4 ILS runway strip in the current location would require all of the existing airfield's infrastructure to be flattened. T...

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by Pepper456
Sat Jun 30, 2018 12:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Viseu (VSE) aerodrome turning an airport?
Replies: 24
Views: 1675

Re: Viseu (VSE) aerodrome turning an airport?

Land a 757 at Viseu ? Could they not perhaps start with something like an ATR 42 / 72 for regional routes to somewhere like Madrid first ? As far as I know the only commercial passenger flights right now are 2 public service obligation (ie Govt subsidised) round trips domestically within Portugal. ...

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by Pepper456
Sat Jun 30, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Viseu (VSE) aerodrome turning an airport?
Replies: 24
Views: 1675

Re: Viseu (VSE) aerodrome turning an airport?

http://expresso.sapo.pt/economia/2017-11-19-O-aeroporto-secreto-portugues-dos-ricos-e-famosos#gs.dZnDzpI Viseu city hall says that there are people with boeing 757 trying to land here. I made an image to show what i want to this airport, but i cant put it there. Someone can explain how can i put an ...

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by Pepper456
Sat Jun 30, 2018 12:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Viseu (VSE) aerodrome turning an airport?
Replies: 24
Views: 1675

Viseu (VSE) aerodrome turning an airport?

https://www.publico.pt/2018/06/22/local ... pa-1835263 (in portuguese only).
What do you think about this?
Should VSE be an alternative to OPO and put center of portugal finally with an airport?
FR and U2 using it?
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https://www.publico.pt/2018/06/22/local ... pa-1835263 (in portuguese only).
What do you think about this?
Should VSE be an alternative to OPO and put center of portugal finally with an airport?
FR and U2 using it?

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by Pepper456
Mon Jun 25, 2018 8:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CX looking to fly to MEX in the near future.
Replies: 11
Views: 1234

Re: CX looking to fly to MEX in the near future.

Open Portugal route first

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