Search found 109 matches

by SyracuseAvGeek
Mon Aug 13, 2018 2:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F9 1021 SYR-MCO
Replies: 26
Views: 2231

Re: F9 1021 SYR-MCO

tys777 wrote:
SyracuseAvGeek wrote:
The F9 A321 is now on its way from MCO-SYR, don't know if there's passengers or not


There are. Watched them board at gate 1 this morning.


That's good, the inaugural flight has officially taken off

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Mon Aug 13, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F9 1021 SYR-MCO
Replies: 26
Views: 2231

Re: F9 1021 SYR-MCO

The F9 A321 is now on its way from MCO-SYR, don't know if there's passengers or not

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Mon Aug 13, 2018 1:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F9 1021 SYR-MCO
Replies: 26
Views: 2231

Re: F9 1021 SYR-MCO

I noticed the lack of the water cannon also. I didn't see one when the first F9 flight from DEN arrived, although that landing was on 28 and the salute might have been out of camera range. When the first G4 flight from BNA landed, they did the salute as the plane was taxiing to gate 11, between the...

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Mon Aug 13, 2018 1:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F9 1021 SYR-MCO
Replies: 26
Views: 2231

Re: F9 1021 SYR-MCO

They didn't do the water cannon salute when it arrived either. So bad juju from the beginning. I noticed the lack of the water cannon also. I didn't see one when the first F9 flight from DEN arrived, although that landing was on 28 and the salute might have been out of camera range. When the first ...

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Mon Aug 13, 2018 1:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F9 1021 SYR-MCO
Replies: 26
Views: 2231

Re: F9 1021 SYR-MCO

Anyone know where he plane is now sitting at SYR? The aircraft (N710FR) is scheduled to take a flight tomorrow morning out of MCO

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Mon Aug 13, 2018 1:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F9 1021 SYR-MCO
Replies: 26
Views: 2231

Re: F9 1021 SYR-MCO

What dumby in corporate decided that August was a good time to start service to Florida?

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Sun Aug 12, 2018 10:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F9 1021 SYR-MCO
Replies: 26
Views: 2231

Re: F9 1021 SYR-MCO

The plane no longer at the gate in SYR, but the plane is not on flight aware, what's up?

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Sat Aug 11, 2018 12:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future Toronto Pearson YYZ Routes
Replies: 70
Views: 6233

Re: Future Toronto Pearson YYZ Routes

Wouldn't be surprised to see YYZ-GRR with either the Beech1900D or a CRJ

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Sat Aug 11, 2018 12:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future Toronto Pearson YYZ Routes
Replies: 70
Views: 6233

Re: Future Toronto Pearson YYZ Routes

Would be surprised to see YYZ-GRR with either the Beech1900D or a CRJ

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Thu Aug 09, 2018 1:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Upstate New York Thread - 2018
Replies: 406
Views: 28188

Re: Upstate New York Thread - 2018

I don't know if was mentioned already but United is starting service to Plattsburgh (PBG) from Washington Dulles (IAD) at the end of this month.

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Wed Aug 08, 2018 4:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northeast Weather Diversions 8/7/18
Replies: 7
Views: 1256

Northeast Weather Diversions 8/7/18

Yesterday there was a storm in the NYC area that caused a couple of flights to be diverted.

What diversions have you found from yesterday?

Into SYR:
UA 772 PVG-EWR
AS 320 SFO-EWR (in VX livery)

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Wed Aug 08, 2018 2:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Do Bombardier CRJ aircraft no longer fly into SEA or what?
Replies: 31
Views: 4550

Re: Do Bombardier CRJ aircraft no longer fly into SEA or what?

Ketchikan and Sitka used to be CRJ and are now ERJ, surprising that those routes survived the up-gauge, especially Ketchikan.

What are the load factors for the SEA- Ketchikan/Sitka routes?

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Tue Aug 07, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Upstate New York Thread - 2018
Replies: 406
Views: 28188

Re: Upstate New York Thread - 2018

Syracuse airport just announced via Instagram that Frontier is starting service to Ft. Myers! Great new nonstop for the Syracuse area.

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Sun Aug 05, 2018 5:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Upstate New York Thread - 2018
Replies: 406
Views: 28188

Re: Upstate New York Thread - 2018

Because of increased security over the past couple of years, many small to medium sized airports don't have specific areas for spotting especially with main runway views over a fence. Some exceptions to this in New York include; ALB, BGM, and SYR. BUF has places for spotting around the airport but t...

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Sat Aug 04, 2018 9:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Multiple charters into TVC?
Replies: 8
Views: 977

Re: Multiple charters into TVC?

Yea, I've noticed that SY does more charters than other airlines

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Sat Aug 04, 2018 4:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Multiple charters into TVC?
Replies: 8
Views: 977

Multiple charters into TVC?

Today I was looking at the radar for TVC (Traverse City) and noticed that there are multiple charters headed into the airport today, mostly on 737's which is rare for TVC and one is even on a Omni 767. From PVD: https://flightaware.com/live/flight/SCX8901 https://flightaware.com/live/flight/SCX8915 ...

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Wed Oct 18, 2017 8:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Norwegian and JetBlue Codeshare?
Replies: 7
Views: 1209

Re: Norwegian and JetBlue Codeshare?

Not going to happen! First of all, their business models don't match. JetBlue is way more of a legacy airline than Norwegian which is a true LCC. This makes JetBlue is not the prefered feeder airline for people who fly Norwegian. . From a branding perspective, at least in NYC, I disagree. Both bill...

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Fri Oct 06, 2017 5:58 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Economics of 20 to 40 seaters
Replies: 14
Views: 2508

Re: Economics of 20 to 40 seaters

dtw2hyd wrote:
I think regulators should allow single pilot up to 19 passengers.


They do one pilot up to at least 10 passengers, in the case of Cape Air.

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Tue Sep 26, 2017 1:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American adds limited-time MIA-BUF/RSW during holiday season
Replies: 59
Views: 4272

Re: American adds limited-time MIA-BUF/RSW during holiday season

So BUF will have 4 choices to South Florida... And ROC has f12@#ng ZERO If AA does make it permanent as people expect (we shall see) and if you include NK at IAG which is so close they essentially serve the same area there will be 5. Actually, I'm surprised F9 didn't go to IAG instead of BUF seeing...

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Tue Sep 26, 2017 1:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American adds limited-time MIA-BUF/RSW during holiday season
Replies: 59
Views: 4272

Re: American adds limited-time MIA-BUF/RSW during holiday season

So BUF will have 4 choices to South Florida... And ROC has f12@#ng ZERO! That's incorrect. ROC has WN to MCO, TPA(seasonally), and G4 to SFB and PGD starting Nov, 14th. If anyone should be complaining, it's people at SYR, they only have 3 Florida options; FLL, MCO, PIE. But there is no point in com...

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Tue Sep 26, 2017 2:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 9/24/2017:DL Boosts Transatlantic
Replies: 67
Views: 9980

Re: OAG Changes 9/24/2017:DL Boosts Transatlantic

"Although the flight runs almost full all the time" Last year the flight had a 41.9% load Factor..... 2017 SYR-BOS LFs Jan LF-26% Feb LF-30% Mar-42.2% Apr-46% May-41.8% June-34.5% Regardless of yields, the fact that this flight is even still around is a miracle.... Just for clarification,...

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Tue Sep 26, 2017 2:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 9/24/2017:DL Boosts Transatlantic
Replies: 67
Views: 9980

Re: OAG Changes 9/24/2017:DL Boosts Transatlantic

ROC will be switching to PDT, they're refusing to let that route go. Unless DL or B6 picks it up, it remains a money maker for AA. AA will probably drop SYR-BOS service as soon as B6 starts it. Although the flight runs almost full all the time. I doubt it. Aren’t B6’s flights at bad times? They are...

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Tue Sep 26, 2017 2:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 9/24/2017:DL Boosts Transatlantic
Replies: 67
Views: 9980

Re: OAG Changes 9/24/2017:DL Boosts Transatlantic

AA will probably drop SYR-BOS service as soon as B6 starts it. Although the flight runs almost full all the time. "Although the flight runs almost full all the time" Last year the flight had a 41.9% load Factor..... 2017 SYR-BOS LFs Jan LF-26% Feb LF-30% Mar-42.2% Apr-46% May-41.8% June-3...

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Mon Sep 25, 2017 10:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 9/24/2017:DL Boosts Transatlantic
Replies: 67
Views: 9980

Re: OAG Changes 9/24/2017:DL Boosts Transatlantic

FAQ AA BOS-PIT DEC 3>1.2 AA BOS-ROC DEC 3>1.1 AA BOS-SYR DEC 0.8>0.6 AA PIT-RDU DEC 1.5>0.7 I don't see these routes making it to next summer, especially those BOS p2p routes that are operated by Air Wisconsin. ZW is transferring all of their own flying to UA and I doubt AA is gonna try and find an...

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Mon Sep 25, 2017 10:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American adds limited-time MIA-BUF/RSW during holiday season
Replies: 59
Views: 4272

Re: American adds limited-time MIA-BUF/RSW during holiday season

I'm guessing what will happen on MIA-BUF if it goes well is it will stop on January 6th (like it is planned to) then start it again around mid-February so that they can have a proper inaugural flight.

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Mon Sep 25, 2017 9:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: South Florida aviation thread - 2016-2017 (part 8)
Replies: 232
Views: 26576

Re: South Florida Aviation Thread - Part 8

Per AirlineRoute.net: American Airlines during Christmas and New Year season plans to offer additional limited-time service from Miami, including flights to Buffalo and Fort Myers. Planned operation as follow. Miami – Buffalo 23DEC17 – 06JAN18 up to 2 daily, except selected dates AA4406 MIA0845 – 1...

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Mon Sep 25, 2017 8:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American adds limited-time MIA-BUF/RSW during holiday season
Replies: 59
Views: 4272

Re: American adds limited-time MIA-BUF/RSW during holiday season

If it's reacting to F9 BUF-MIA route, then why is it only for the holidays and not year round?

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Mon Sep 25, 2017 7:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American adds limited-time MIA-BUF/RSW during holiday season
Replies: 59
Views: 4272

American adds limited-time MIA-BUF/RSW during holiday season

American announces that they will be adding non-stops from Miami to Ft. Myers and Buffalo, NY from the day before Christmas until just after New Years. Is it possible that AA is testing to see if these routes are profitable from MIA? If they ARE successful, will AA continue the routes after the holi...

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Sun Sep 24, 2017 1:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 NCAA Football Charters
Replies: 208
Views: 19600

Re: 2017 NCAA Football Charters

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/NCR723

And one flying in from Baton Rouge and is arriving around 2:40am http://flightaware.com/live/flight/NCR733
-->

Two more National Airlines B757-200's are being flown into SYR. The same thing that happened yesterday.

One flying to Greenville/Spartanburg http://flightaware.com/live/flight/NCR723

And one flying in from Baton Rouge and is arriving around 2:40am http://flightaware.com/live/flight/NCR733

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Sat Sep 23, 2017 12:24 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: All-business cabins of regular airliners
Replies: 6
Views: 1520

Re: All-business cabins of regular airliners

The famous LCY-JFK on British Airways A318 has 32 business

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Fri Sep 22, 2017 9:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 NCAA Football Charters
Replies: 208
Views: 19600

Re: 2017 NCAA Football Charters

Maybe for some games, they chartered a World Atlantic Airways MD82 in June.

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Fri Sep 22, 2017 8:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 NCAA Football Charters
Replies: 208
Views: 19600

Re: 2017 NCAA Football Charters

Were the 3 buses waiting for people from the plane? Or full of players waiting to get on the plane? And why would they fly equipment? On a 757 no less? Extreme overkill there. I couldn't get a clear enough shot to see if there were people in the bus or not. I do think B757 is overkill, both we're f...

Jump to post
-->

Correction:

SyracuseAvGeek wrote:
Why would they fly EQUIPTMENT out and people in? http://flightaware.com/live/flight/NCR722

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Fri Sep 22, 2017 8:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 NCAA Football Charters
Replies: 208
Views: 19600

Re: 2017 NCAA Football Charters

Then 20min later ANOTHER National B757 landed, this time coming from Greenville/Spartanburg. with 3 busses waiting on the tarmac for people. Each bus has a sheet of paper in the front window that said "Football roster" then had a list of names. Why would they fly get out and people in? Any...

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Fri Sep 22, 2017 8:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 NCAA Football Charters
Replies: 208
Views: 19600

Re: 2017 NCAA Football Charters

http://flightaware.com/live/flight/NCR732
-->

National Airlines Boeing 757-200 in Syracuse today. Being loaded with equipment from the SU athletics truck. The plane is going to Baton Rouge. Reason anybody? http://flightaware.com/live/flight/NCR732

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Thu Sep 21, 2017 2:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA markets not served from DFW
Replies: 106
Views: 11040

Re: AA markets not served from DFW

In terms of SYR, UA will have to hurry for DEN and AA for MIA or F9 might beat them. I don't think SYR can sustain DEN service with WN, BUF can even sustain it.

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Wed Sep 20, 2017 11:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA markets not served from DFW
Replies: 106
Views: 11040

Re: AA markets not served from DFW

Didn't all but ALB have DFW service about a decade ago, the SYR-DFW flight being on an E145 pushed to its limits? I remember American's explanation of the lack of an ALB-DFW nonstop at that time being that it was just outside an E145's range. Yes, except the flights were on CR7s. BUF was served (fo...

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Wed Sep 20, 2017 1:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA markets not served from DFW
Replies: 106
Views: 11040

Re: AA markets not served from DFW

Eagle used to serve ROC with a CR7,but that was cancelled . As far as EYW,I think runway length is an issue @ EWY. Eagle did the same thing for SYR but with a(n) E140. The route lasted about 4 months. It wasn't profitable because the plane had wait restrictions and was only allowed to carry ~30 peo...

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Thu Sep 14, 2017 2:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Buffalo airport making big push for transatlantic flights
Replies: 78
Views: 12788

Re: Buffalo airport making big push for transatlantic flights

ROC has more demand for Europe than BUF?! Surprising.

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Sun Sep 10, 2017 3:07 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: TTN and HVN Jet Bridges
Replies: 23
Views: 3255

Re: TTN and HVN Jet Bridges

ELM also has a single bridge.

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Fri Sep 01, 2017 1:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest to Hawaii ---- Theories
Replies: 249
Views: 27569

Re: Southwest to Hawaii ---- Theories

77H, I just looked at AA's flight from LAX to KOA. Two have been just over 6 hours in the last week. I used flightaware and don't know if that includes taxi time at LAX. And I recall one last winter that I was on that was about 6 1/4 from wheels up to touchdown on a UA 737. I was looking at my watc...

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Wed Aug 23, 2017 11:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue To Launch BOS-SYR
Replies: 37
Views: 4939

Re: JetBlue To Launch BOS-SYR

SurfandSnow wrote:
I can't help but wonder if SYR is on WN's radar. Syracuse in and of itself is a small market by WN standards, but such service would have wide appeal throughout central New York and even Canada...


It is, but the landing fees are still VERY high at SYR which is why they are not there yet.

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Wed Aug 23, 2017 9:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN schedule extension 8/28/17
Replies: 365
Views: 38400

Re: WN schedule extension 8/28/17

It seems pretty clear WN is going to only expand internationally and to/from CA. At least those markets seem to be the current growth strategy. Everything else is either seasonal or seeing cuts where it just isn't working. So, if we are to speculate, the points made in this discussion around CA and...

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Wed Aug 23, 2017 4:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN schedule extension 8/28/17
Replies: 365
Views: 38400

Re: WN schedule extension 8/28/17

Is Southwest going to be announcing new nonstop service from DEN to ELP, ICT, MEM, and/or CVG next Monday? Most of the other Southwest Airlines destinations in the U.S. already have nonstop service from DEN, but Southwest could also possibly add nonstop service from DEN to international destination...

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Tue Aug 22, 2017 7:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue To Launch BOS-SYR
Replies: 37
Views: 4939

Re: JetBlue To Launch BOS-SYR

Will the SYR-FLL flight ever go daily? It is daily, but not year-round. Incorrect.. it's year round. "The nonstop daily flights between Syracuse Hancock International Airport and Boston's Logan International Airport will begin Jan. 4, 2018 and operate year-round, JetBlue officials said." ...

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Tue Aug 22, 2017 5:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue To Launch BOS-SYR
Replies: 37
Views: 4939

Re: JetBlue To Launch BOS-SYR

njdevilsin03 wrote:
Will the SYR-FLL flight ever go daily?


It is daily, but not year-round.

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Tue Aug 22, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue To Launch BOS-SYR
Replies: 37
Views: 4939

Re: JetBlue To Launch BOS-SYR

YES! Finally! It's been a while since a new route was added from Syracuse. Hope it survives. My next guess is that AA will drop the route.

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Tue Aug 22, 2017 2:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue To Launch BOS-SYR
Replies: 37
Views: 4939

Re: JetBlue To Launch BOS-SYR

YES! Finally! It's been a while since a new route was added from Syracuse. Hope it survives. My next

Jump to post
by SyracuseAvGeek
Sun Aug 20, 2017 8:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN schedule extension 8/28/17
Replies: 365
Views: 38400

Re: WN schedule extension 8/28/17

They did have DEN service from BUF seasonally then moved it to ALB instead.

Jump to post

Go to advanced search