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by RainerBoeing777
Tue Jan 15, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airline alliances at EWR
Replies: 9
Views: 1363

Re: Airline alliances at EWR

KAL also dropped out of EWR. I do think there's a chance they can succeed if they start flying to EWR again since NJ has a big Korean population and LG/Samsung offices. They did not have the right airplane for the time, the same thing happened with BOS, I think that starting the ICN-EWR route with ...

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by RainerBoeing777
Tue Jan 15, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta to serve Mumbai nonstop in 2019
Replies: 604
Views: 73167

Re: Delta to serve Mumbai nonstop in 2019

This thread I already see too unnecessary, DL are not going to announce their return to BOM especially that they had 10 orders of A350 for 2025, still do not understand the strategy of Delta wide-body aircraft :/. They need to remove several Boeing 767-300ER but the A330neo are very large, also the ...

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by RainerBoeing777
Tue Jan 15, 2019 1:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Italy pulls out of Bangkok
Replies: 12
Views: 3275

Re: Air Italy pulls out of Bangkok

MXP-BKK became a seasonal service for the winter season, is a logical strategy during the summer season, the returns in Thailand are very low, in addition to not yet reach the Boeing 787-8, which will be for Q4 when Qatar Airways receives the Boeing 787-9 and begins to replace 1-1, in addition to it...

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by RainerBoeing777
Mon Jan 14, 2019 4:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 65
Views: 5601

Re: Minneapolis Aviation Thread - 2019

I would like them to add more European routes not everything is Amsterdam and Paris, if DL saves AZ it would be excellent if any of the 2 returned the seasonal service MSP-FCO

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by RainerBoeing777
Sun Jan 13, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Corporate traffic sneak peek: SFO-PVG tops list of UA’s most lucrative Apple routes
Replies: 127
Views: 17148

Re: Corporate traffic sneak peek: SFO-PVG tops list of UA’s most lucrative Apple routes

United should buy more B77W for their routes in Asia, SFO-PVG / ICN, EWR-PEK / PVG, ORD-HKG / NRT / PVG / PEK need this capability

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by RainerBoeing777
Tue Jan 08, 2019 3:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Growth and future of Ethiopian airlines
Replies: 104
Views: 17958

Re: Growth and future of Ethiopian airlines

Ethiopian Airlines this year has the delivery of 4 Airbus A350-900XWB, 4 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner and several Boeing 737-MAX What will your expansion plans be for this year? America Houston (IAH) should be your next route in North America apart from being a very strong Hub of star alliance. connects ...

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by RainerBoeing777
Sun Jan 06, 2019 2:43 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airlines that will still be flying the A340 in 2020 and beyond.
Replies: 18
Views: 2481

Re: Airlines that will still be flying the A340 in 2020 and beyond.

Air Belgium's fleet consists of 4 former Finnair A340-300's. SAS will be using their A340's for a while, until a decision on their replacement has been taken (which is rather a question "when" than "if") SK this year will replace several A340 with a new A330 and 3 A350, the othe...

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by RainerBoeing777
Sun Jan 06, 2019 2:43 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airlines that will still be flying the A340 in 2020 and beyond.
Replies: 18
Views: 2481

Re: Airlines that will still be flying the A340 in 2020 and beyond.

Air Belgium's fleet consists of 4 former Finnair A340-300's. SAS will be using their A340's for a while, until a decision on their replacement has been taken (which is rather a question "when" than "if") SK this year will replace several A340 with a new A330 and 3 A350, the othe...

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by RainerBoeing777
Thu Jan 03, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: B777-9 future prospects?
Replies: 231
Views: 31599

Re: B777-9 future prospects?

Eva Airways (BR) is a big operator of Boeing 77W I think they would choose to buy Boeing 77X

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by RainerBoeing777
Thu Jan 03, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Manchester (UK) Thread - 2019
Replies: 38
Views: 6182

Re: Manchester (UK) Thread - 2019

My predictions are:
Miami (MIA) - Manchester (MAN) with American Airlines
Manchester (MAN) - Delhi (DEL) with Virgin Atlantic
Seoul (ICN) - Manchester (MAN) with Asiana or Korean Air
Shanghai (PVG) - Manchester (MAN) with China Eastern
Chicago (ORD) - Manchester (MAN) with United or Virgin Atlantic

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by RainerBoeing777
Thu Jan 03, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 81
Views: 6955

Re: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2019

My predictions for PHL are: Lufthansa is obviously going to launch MUC-PHL American Airlines is going to move Milan (MXP) from JFK to PHL A new daily flight to London Heathrow between American and British A new Asian destination JAL with NRT-PHL or American / China Southern with PHL-PEK New routes w...

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by RainerBoeing777
Thu Jan 03, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 81
Views: 6955

Re: Philadelphia Aviation Thread - 2019

My predictions for PHL are: Lufthansa is obviously going to launch MUC-PHL American Airlines is going to move Milan (MXP) from JFK to PHL A new daily flight to London Heathrow between American and British A new Asian destination JAL with NRT-PHL or American / China Southern with PHL-PEK New routes w...

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by RainerBoeing777
Sun Dec 30, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: El Al after the withdrawal of the 744s
Replies: 70
Views: 11032

Re: El Al after the withdrawal of the 744s

The 787-10 boeing should be incorporated very quickly in the EL AL fleet is excellent for its high demand missions such as JFK, EWR, BKK and HKG, LHR The Boeing 787-9 will be used in long range missions such as SFO, LAX, MIA, PEK When they incorporate the Boeing 787-8 for their missions to BOS, YYZ,...

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by RainerBoeing777
Sat Dec 29, 2018 12:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AZ getting ex-Primera A321NEO's
Replies: 11
Views: 5651

Re: AZ getting ex-Primera A321NEO's

jaybird wrote:
Are they really purchasing - or leasing?

leasing , TAP Air Portugal leased the remaining two from the Primera Air fleet.

interesting this new addition of aircraft, I think the A321neo it is possible to launch the route again FCO-NBO

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by RainerBoeing777
Wed Dec 26, 2018 10:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: TAP to add 15 new routes, 3 from OPO
Replies: 108
Views: 18549

Re: TAP to add 15 new routes, 3 from OPO

aviationlover7 wrote:
Have all TAP’s 15 new routes in 2019 been already announced/confirmed?

of the 15 routes already announced 13, only missing two LIS - YUL and daily flights between OPO-EWR

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by RainerBoeing777
Wed Dec 26, 2018 7:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ANA launches NRT-PER
Replies: 63
Views: 9640

Re: ANA launches NRT-PER

Sorry but I don't see it. Granted, a B788 is not a lot of capacity but daily service is overkill especially with lack of connections. 4-5 weekly is more than sufficient and even that is doubtful I also don't see their new HND-VIE flight working out, what a waste of a slot when BRU and DUS are cravi...

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by RainerBoeing777
Tue Dec 25, 2018 12:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What is ANA’s 380 configuration?
Replies: 20
Views: 5305

Re: What is ANA’s 380 configuration?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F3omj5mU2cA Here you can see a video of the cabins

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by RainerBoeing777
Mon Dec 24, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "New" 767 for LATAM Argentina
Replies: 7
Views: 3184

Re: "New" 767 for LATAM Argentina

This new B767 will be used to increase frequencies on the EZE-MIA route, but it would be interesting if LATAM Argentina to Madrid the EZE-MAD route is the busiest of both cities at intercontinental level AFAIK, LATAM is already operating 10x w on the EZE-MIA-EZE route and there are no further incre...

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by RainerBoeing777
Mon Dec 24, 2018 7:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: "New" 767 for LATAM Argentina
Replies: 7
Views: 3184

Re: "New" 767 for LATAM Argentina

This new B767 will be used to increase frequencies on the EZE-MIA route, but it would be interesting if LATAM Argentina to Madrid the EZE-MAD route is the busiest of both cities at intercontinental level

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by RainerBoeing777
Sun Dec 23, 2018 8:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American outlines A321neo network for 2019 Q2
Replies: 37
Views: 7746

Re: American outlines A321neo network for 2019 Q2

Could AA use these A321neo for transatlantic flights in the future from PHL, CLT and JFK? , I remember that Primera Air was going to use A321neo not LR in transatlantic routes, AA could also be launched in that adventure

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by RainerBoeing777
Sun Dec 23, 2018 8:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeromexico resumes Barcelona service
Replies: 78
Views: 11015

Re: Aeromexico resumes Barcelona service

https://www.arabianbusiness.com/transport/410237-uae-mexican-authorities-working-to-establish-fifth-freedom-flights?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=Social-Share Emirates returns to its plans to fly to MEX via BCN, Aeromexico will again launch another lawsuit? I still do not understand why AM does...

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by RainerBoeing777
Sat Dec 22, 2018 8:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LATAM Brazil retreats from GIG as long-haul gateway
Replies: 30
Views: 4768

Re: LATAM Brazil retreats from GIG as long-haul gateway

Service from Rio to North America will be limited to 3 daily: AA GIG-MIA, DL GIG-ATL, UA GIG-IAH. What a pitty! AA continues to fly to GIG with daily flights from JFK I think those are seasonal in the summer only. No, American operates throughout the year, Delta operates JFK-GIG but that is seasonal

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by RainerBoeing777
Sat Dec 22, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LATAM Brazil retreats from GIG as long-haul gateway
Replies: 30
Views: 4768

Re: LATAM Brazil retreats from GIG as long-haul gateway

winGl3t wrote:
Service from Rio to North America will be limited to 3 daily: AA GIG-MIA, DL GIG-ATL, UA GIG-IAH. What a pitty!


AA continues to fly to GIG with daily flights from JFK

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by RainerBoeing777
Tue Dec 18, 2018 6:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Italy announced MXP-YYZ
Replies: 31
Views: 4093

Re: Air Italy announced MXP-YYZ

jbs2886 wrote:
RainerBoeing777 wrote:
jbs2886 wrote:
So how many additional frames are they getting?

they will acquire more QR A330


Yeah I got that...I asked how many, not where they are coming from.


until the moment there are 2 more programmed to enter the fleet

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by RainerBoeing777
Tue Dec 18, 2018 5:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Italy announced MXP-YYZ
Replies: 31
Views: 4093

Re: Air Italy announced MXP-YYZ

jbs2886 wrote:
So how many additional frames are they getting?

they will acquire more QR A330

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by RainerBoeing777
Tue Dec 18, 2018 4:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Italy announced MXP-YYZ
Replies: 31
Views: 4093

Re: Air Italy announced MXP-YYZ

one more US destination rumoured to open in may https://www.reuters.com/article/us-italy-airitaly-qatar-usa/air-italy-flights-to-chicago-risk-rekindling-row-with-u-s-carriers-idUSKBN1OH1NY ORD 3xw YES ! I knew that Air Italy came with everything! I hope you add destinations to Asia very soon I hope...

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by RainerBoeing777
Tue Dec 18, 2018 3:15 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumour: KLM will not get A350s at all
Replies: 46
Views: 17301

Re: KLM will not get A350s at all

Presumably, adding A350 to both KLM and Air France wouldn't be much of a problem since they are pretty much integrated in terms of maintenance and some aspect of operations. What KLM would obviously looking into is the fact that big percentages of their B777-200ER and few of their B777-300ER are ma...

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by RainerBoeing777
Mon Dec 17, 2018 10:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumour: KLM will not get A350s at all
Replies: 46
Views: 17301

Re: KLM will not get A350s at all

according to https://www.luchtvaartnieuws.nl/nieuws/categorie/2/airlines/grote-vraagtekens-rond-komst-airbus-a350-bij-klm?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=facebook (sorry, in Dutch), insiders have heared that KLM will not take any A350s at all. Probably All of 25 on order will go to Air France and...

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by RainerBoeing777
Mon Dec 17, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumour: KLM will not get A350s at all
Replies: 46
Views: 17301

Re: KLM will not get A350s at all

Presumably, adding A350 to both KLM and Air France wouldn't be much of a problem since they are pretty much integrated in terms of maintenance and some aspect of operations. What KLM would obviously looking into is the fact that big percentages of their B777-200ER and few of their B777-300ER are ma...

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by RainerBoeing777
Mon Dec 17, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aeromexico resumes Barcelona service
Replies: 78
Views: 11015

Re: Aeromexico resumes Barcelona service

I never understood this AM show? because rays do not launch the MEX-BCN route with so much demand that it has! and so much show for nothing, incredible increased services to CDG, EZE and MAD, now less possibilities to launch this route

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by RainerBoeing777
Mon Dec 17, 2018 7:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Italy announced MXP-YYZ
Replies: 31
Views: 4093

Re: Air Italy announced MXP-YYZ

lesfalls wrote:
spannacomo wrote:
one more US destination rumoured to open in may

It's that or Hong Kong.


I hope HKG will be announced soon!

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by RainerBoeing777
Mon Dec 17, 2018 7:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Italy announced MXP-YYZ
Replies: 31
Views: 4093

Re: Air Italy announced MXP-YYZ

lesfalls wrote:
spannacomo wrote:
one more US destination rumoured to open in may

It's that or Hong Kong.


I hope HKG will be announced soon!

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by RainerBoeing777
Mon Dec 17, 2018 7:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Italy announced MXP-YYZ
Replies: 31
Views: 4093

Re: Air Italy announced MXP-YYZ

lesfalls wrote:
spannacomo wrote:
one more US destination rumoured to open in may

It's that or Hong Kong.


I hope HKG will be announced soon!

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by RainerBoeing777
Sun Dec 16, 2018 1:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future expansion of United in Chicago O'Hare
Replies: 43
Views: 7555

Future expansion of United in Chicago O'Hare

United has remained very conservative with respect to the growth and expansion of its largest Hub Chicago (ORD) in addition to being the only Hub that has Boeing 787 operating international routes unlike DEN, LAX, SFO, IAD, IAH and now the new Boeing 787-10 will be in EWR, and in recent years has lo...

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by RainerBoeing777
Wed Dec 12, 2018 10:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: European expansion in SFO
Replies: 71
Views: 10430

Re: European expansion in SFO

San Francisco (SFO) continues to grow in the European market for this summer 2019, and three new LEVEL airlines, Air Italy, Norwegian, TAP Air Portugal and United add a new daily flight to Amsterdam (AMS). SFO is one of the most important hubs to connect in the Asia-Pacific region, will it soon beco...

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by RainerBoeing777
Wed Dec 12, 2018 2:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA announces SFO-DEL/MEL/YYZ; Expands AKL/AMS/PPT/ICN.
Replies: 507
Views: 68812

Re: United Airlines CEO to Make Historic Route Announcement Tomorrow (12/12)

SFO-BNE , IAH/EWR-JNB , IAH/IAD-PVG , SFO-GRU , LAX-FRA/HKG

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by RainerBoeing777
Sun Dec 09, 2018 6:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Will Air Italy be the national carrier in Italy?
Replies: 34
Views: 5267

Re: Will Air Italy be the national carrier in Italy?

What is "national carrier"? Exactly. , Dear OP, can you define what this is, and provide us a list of 20 of these companies, please Off the top of may head Air France, South African Airways, Fiji Airways, Air New Zealand, Air Canada, ect. Etihad Airways , Qatar Airways , Ethiopian Airlines

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by RainerBoeing777
Sun Dec 09, 2018 6:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Aegean Airlines future of wide-body fleet and long-range routes
Replies: 36
Views: 7134

Aegean Airlines future of wide-body fleet and long-range routes

In recent years Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport (ATH) have increased significantly after the economic crisis of 2009. Aegean Airlines has had a good performance as a regional airline both in services since it has received awards as the best regional airline by Skytrax in several years an...

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by RainerBoeing777
Thu Nov 29, 2018 8:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Could AA launch service to Morocco?
Replies: 14
Views: 2817

Re: Could AA launch service to Morocco?

ORD would be a good option too

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by RainerBoeing777
Sun Nov 25, 2018 2:18 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Where TK will use 789 and 359
Replies: 61
Views: 8348

Re: Where TK will use 789 and 359

Boeing 787-9 EZE , MEX , CPT , KIX , ICN , ATL , DFW , YUL
Airbus A350-900 EWR , IAD , IAH , MIA , JNB , KUL , BKK , TPE

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by RainerBoeing777
Sat Nov 17, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Fleet and use of the Boeing 787 of LATAM Chile
Replies: 9
Views: 1915

Re: Fleet and use of the Boeing 787 of LATAM Chile

You are missing: 2 daily SCL-BOG-SCL in 787-8 1 daily SCL-LIM-JFK-LIM-SCL in 787-9 (apart from the SCL-JFK-SCL) Miami is also 2 daily flights in 787 The Boeing 787 are not necessary for BOG yet have in Boeing 767 fleet that can help in these operations or also help with Airbus A321 / 320 neo. You'r...

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by RainerBoeing777
Sat Nov 17, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Fleet and use of the Boeing 787 of LATAM Chile
Replies: 9
Views: 1915

Re: Fleet and use of the Boeing 787 of LATAM Chile

You are missing: 2 daily SCL-BOG-SCL in 787-8 1 daily SCL-LIM-JFK-LIM-SCL in 787-9 (apart from the SCL-JFK-SCL) Miami is also 2 daily flights in 787 The Boeing 787 are not necessary for BOG yet have in Boeing 767 fleet that can help in these operations or also help with Airbus A321 / 320 neo. Thank...

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by RainerBoeing777
Sat Nov 17, 2018 6:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Fleet and use of the Boeing 787 of LATAM Chile
Replies: 9
Views: 1915

Fleet and use of the Boeing 787 of LATAM Chile

I have doubts about their use of the LA Boeing 787 have too much and are used in few routes, I do not understand because they were in need of leasing other aircraft with the problems they had with the engines of the B787, if they do not use their B787 maximum as airlines such as Air New Zealand and ...

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by RainerBoeing777
Sun Nov 11, 2018 5:29 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Air China A350s and 787s routes?
Replies: 12
Views: 1686

Re: Air China A350s and 787s routes?

the current routes for Air China A359 are Shanghai (PVG) - Milan (MXP) / Frankfurt (FRA) / Munich (MUC) and Beijing (PEK) - Milan (MXP) / London (LHR) , until now Air China is scheduled to use its A350 for European missions the next destinations of this new aircraft of them would be Paris (CDG) Whe...

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by RainerBoeing777
Sun Nov 11, 2018 1:19 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Air China A350s and 787s routes?
Replies: 12
Views: 1686

Re: Air China A350s and 787s routes?

the current routes for Air China A359 are Shanghai (PVG) - Milan (MXP) / Frankfurt (FRA) / Munich (MUC) and Beijing (PEK) - Milan (MXP) / London (LHR) , until now Air China is scheduled to use its A350 for European missions the next destinations of this new aircraft of them would be Paris (CDG)

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by RainerBoeing777
Fri Nov 09, 2018 12:36 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Future CX routes?
Replies: 37
Views: 4277

Re: Future CX routes?

Vienna (VIE) , Munich (MUC) , Berlin (TXL) , Stockholm (ARN) , Geneva (GVA) , Lisbon (LIS) , Montreal (YUL) , Portland (PDX) , Atlanta (ATL) , Houston (IAH) , Mexico City (MEX) and Miami (MIA)

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by RainerBoeing777
Wed Nov 07, 2018 8:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: LEVEL to launch BCN-SCL and BCN-JFK in S19
Replies: 16
Views: 3237

Re: LEVEL to launch BCN-SCL and BCN-JFK in S19

The flight from BCN to SCL will be a non-stop flight? great failure of LATAM Chile I thought that they were going to throw it first

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by RainerBoeing777
Sun Nov 04, 2018 2:41 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Unserved markets from Frankfurt
Replies: 21
Views: 2980

Re: Unserved markets from Frankfurt

KUL , MNL . CGK , CAN , HYD , SCL . PDX , LIM

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