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by jph7291
Thu Apr 25, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released
Replies: 1710
Views: 330509

Re: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_KFo1qmpZAQ

Caught in live action. Looks more agreeable to me here, in real life.
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_KFo1qmpZAQ

Caught in live action. Looks more agreeable to me here, in real life.

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by jph7291
Thu Apr 25, 2019 3:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released
Replies: 1710
Views: 330509

Re: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released

It is growing on me. However, I am disappointed at the lack of purple. A small touch somewhere (winglets?) would have been truly unique and identifying. A blue, purple, gold livery would have been lovely. The light blue is fairly jarring, and I do not think, particularly on-brand. Why they chose the...

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by jph7291
Sat Apr 06, 2019 11:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Former CFO to Launch a New U.S. Budget Airline
Replies: 81
Views: 14473

Re: United Former CFO to Launch a New U.S. Budget Airline

Curious if they use Ellington Field. Continental Express was flying there (to IAH) back in the early 2000s.

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by jph7291
Sat Mar 30, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released
Replies: 1710
Views: 330509

Re: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery coming in April

https://unitedshop.summitmg.com/uniteds ... t_id=14000
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My bet is that purple makes a big splash. Seems everyday they are using more and more in their branding. Saw this on the United company store...gives an idea what a purple-and-navy application may look like:
https://unitedshop.summitmg.com/uniteds ... t_id=14000

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by jph7291
Sat Mar 09, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery released
Replies: 1710
Views: 330509

Re: United Airlines "Evolution" to Globe Livery coming in April

I will be eagerly awaiting this reveal. Subtly, the brand has been advancing for the past couple years. Personally, I really like the ever-expanding use of the "corner" of the globe logo. Depending on the particular application, it can be made to look more of a globe, or more of a...set of...

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by jph7291
Thu Feb 21, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airports with approaches in close proximity to city centers
Replies: 112
Views: 8637

Re: Airports with approaches in close proximity to city centers

HOU, EWR, LGA, BOS, DAL, ORD come to mind from personal experience...based on the particular approach pattern, of course.

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by jph7291
Fri Feb 08, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What are the top 10 unserved markets from ATL?
Replies: 54
Views: 5474

Re: What are the top 10 unserved markets from ATL?

I think Toledo, OH and Corpus Christi, TX stand out the most to me. Good candidates for a 1-2x daily large RJ to start.

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by jph7291
Fri Jan 04, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest of Ohio - 2019
Replies: 464
Views: 62185

Re: The Rest of Ohio - 2019

CVG 2019 predictions
-AA adds CLT mainline, drops JFK
-DL adds MSY, drops BWI and CLT
-WN upgrades PHX to year-round, adds HOU
-UA adds EWR mainline

No telling what G4 or F9 will do.

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by jph7291
Thu Nov 15, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why doesnt UA level Terminal C EWR?
Replies: 109
Views: 12710

Re: Why doesnt UA level Terminal C EWR?

Echoing those above. UA's EWR C is in no need of being leveled, plain and simple. It is easily one of their best hub facilities and one of the nicest in the NYC metro area, even before the recent renovations. There are MANY other places that need more attention at this point. And not just at United...

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by jph7291
Mon Jul 23, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 7/22/2018: UA Adds LAX-PRC,DEN-MMH/MRY/PRC;UA Drops EWR-MYR/SJC;OS Drops MIA;MEX Changes
Replies: 57
Views: 9925

Re: OAG Changes 7/22/2018: UA Adds LAX-PRC,DEN-MMH/MRY/PRC;UA Drops EWR-MYR/SJC;OS Drops MIA;MEX Changes

DL CVG-IAH DEC 1.0>0.6 Is DL really cutting back on CVG-IAH nonstop service, or is this a misfiling error? WN could add CVG-HOU nonstop service in order to fill in a void with DL cutting back on CVG-IAH nonstop service and with F9 having discontinued CVG-IAH nonstop service. UA dominates on this ro...

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by jph7291
Thu Feb 08, 2018 6:39 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Rumored Frontier New Service
Replies: 185
Views: 18974

Re: Rumored Frontier New Service

Found CVG-IAH 4x weekly

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by jph7291
Thu Feb 08, 2018 5:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 169934

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

Appears F9 CVG-IAH is being loaded into the calendar starting in July. I am personally excited about this one!

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by jph7291
Wed Feb 07, 2018 5:45 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 169934

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

No chatbot could remember a Frontier billboard on the Norwood Lateral.

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by jph7291
Tue Feb 06, 2018 1:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 169934

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

jplatts, just some constructive criticism. I suggest reading your posts aloud before submitting them. Run-on sentences with repetitive information are headaches to read and sift through. I apologize for being rude! You have great information in your posts, it just would be more enjoyable to read the...

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by jph7291
Fri Feb 02, 2018 7:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hypothetical: United builds a hub at BNA
Replies: 65
Views: 7796

Re: Hypothetical: United builds a hub at BNA

I'll give you Delaware but please stop about New Jersey. The part of southern New Jersey that is parallel to IAD is the end of a long thin peninsula that runs several miles out into the Delaware bay. It's not even close to being parallel with Camden, Atlantic City or Millville which is where the bu...

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by jph7291
Mon Jan 29, 2018 3:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Airlines Network Thread 2018
Replies: 613
Views: 75486

Re: Southwest Airlines Network Thread 2018

Hoping we see CVG-HOU/DAL/MCO/FLL/DEN (and PHX go permanent). Less likely, BOS, MSY, OAK.

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by jph7291
Sat Jan 27, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 169934

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

All of this mention of CVG's concourses A & B "rapidly aging" cracks me up. Anybody remember the old T1 & T2? Anybody familiar with EWR Terminal A? Or all of MEM? Or ORD T2 & T3? Most of LGA? All of CLE? These are "rapidly aging" (aged) facilities. Yes, some of these ...

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by jph7291
Sun Jan 14, 2018 2:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 169934

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

AA DAY-LGA JUN 1.8>3 JUL 1.9>3 AUG 1.9>3 UA ORD-DAY MAY 5>7 Nice to see some adds at DAY lately, especially UA IAH-DAY coming in June, even if AA adding LGA frequencies is almost assuredly reactionary to DL dropping the route. Interesting to compare DAY-NYC with CVG. This summer DAY will be looking ...

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by jph7291
Wed Jan 10, 2018 1:29 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 169934

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

Really, really, REALLY rooting on WN CVG-HOU. Living south of the city, Hobby is my preferred airport but as it stands right now, connecting flight itineraries to CVG via MDW and BWI are simply woefully bad from HOU. Prices are already pretty good from IAH on DL, UA. Just hate the extra 30 minutes i...

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by jph7291
Wed Jan 10, 2018 1:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: MCI announcement 1/9-Icelandair announces KEF-MCI
Replies: 136
Views: 12342

Re: MCI announcement 1/9-International?

Midwestindy wrote:
WaywardMemphian wrote:
zakuivcustom wrote:
Congrats to MCI.

I could also see FI/WW adding BNA/IND/SAT or AUS/and maybe a few others in the near future, if DY/D8 doesn't move first...


DY begins AUS-LGW in March, fyi.

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by jph7291
Wed Jan 03, 2018 2:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The rest of Ohio - 2018
Replies: 1845
Views: 169934

Re: The rest of Ohio - 2018

https://www.bizjournals.com/cincinnati/news/2018/01/02/delta-adds-new-nonstop-destination-from-cvg.html “The addition of Austin later in 2018 is the next evolution in our approach to serve the most popular destinations from CVG,” said Delta spokesman Morgan Durrant. Food for thought.... I wonder if...

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by jph7291
Sun Dec 31, 2017 1:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: IAH/HOU Aviation Thread 2018
Replies: 166
Views: 14589

Re: IAH/HOU Aviation Thread

I echo UA IAH-DAY, a significant hole on both ends. I for one would benefit. However, I also enjoy the multiple, well-timed (and all two-class!) UA Express flights from IAH-CVG, which is no doubt at least partially supported by the lack of DAY.

Would love to see UA IAH-CDG.

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by jph7291
Fri Dec 29, 2017 3:06 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA CLT hub today vs DL CVG hub at the peak?
Replies: 67
Views: 9639

Re: AA CLT hub today vs DL CVG hub at the peak?

I have fond memories of transiting through CVG in the summer of 2003. Man, what a booming operation! Obviously it was RJ-dominated, but mainline ops were also still going strong at that time, sitting somewhere around 200 daily. All of Concourse B and all but a few gates on Concourse A were dedicated...

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by jph7291
Mon Dec 25, 2017 9:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 12/24/2017: DL Drops DAY-LGA, EK Daily to Florida, NK Cuts MSP-PHL, VR Out of PVD, WN Adds CVG-PHX
Replies: 102
Views: 15790

Re: OAG Changes 12/24/2017: DL Drops DAY-LGA, EK Daily to Florida, NK Cuts MSP-PHL, VR Out of PVD, WN Adds CVG-PHX

Ah, DAY. My former, long-time home airport. DAY was booming through the 00's decade, at one point being amongst the fastest growing airports in the country, led by strong performance on DL, FL, and US. CVG's recent upswing has been DAY's downfall. Not only is CVG winning now on price, it is winning ...

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by jph7291
Fri Dec 22, 2017 1:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio - 2017
Replies: 2150
Views: 195340

Re: The Rest Of Ohio - 2017

I do not see F9, G4, WN, or UA moving to Concourse B, for the foreseeable future. During traffic banks, DL occupies most gates already. Giving up these few gates to AA will keep things fairly tight. Maybe one lone B gate goes to a random future carrier, e.g. AS, otherwise I see irreconcilable encroa...

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by jph7291
Thu Dec 21, 2017 2:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio - 2017
Replies: 2150
Views: 195340

Re: The Rest Of Ohio - 2017

I find these predictions about a major AA expansion to be...surprising. DL still has a large operation flying to most of this country's major business markets plus a daily widebody transatlantic flight and multiple west coast flights. Both UA and AA serve most of their respective hubs with multiple ...

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by jph7291
Thu Dec 07, 2017 6:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why Does UA Struggle With Polaris Lounge Roll Outs?
Replies: 78
Views: 12607

Re: Why Does UA Struggle With Polaris Lounge Roll Outs?

Any updates on the timeframe for IAH? I know they are working on bringing it to the existing United Club in Terminal E, supposed to encompass at least the top level from what I had heard.

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by jph7291
Tue Dec 05, 2017 12:17 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: What would Pan Am look like today?
Replies: 26
Views: 4139

Re: What would Pan Am look like today?

I will bite. I think it is more helpful to look at what they tried to do, and also what they were unfortunately forced to do, to get a sense of where they would have liked to have wound up. Pan Am tried to build up domestic feed into its hubs. It tried to acquire Northwest Airlines but was outbid. T...

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by jph7291
Mon Dec 04, 2017 11:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: When will Norwegian come into DFW and IAH?
Replies: 175
Views: 14571

Re: When will Norwegian come into DFW and IAH?

Recently relocated to the Houston metro area (in the last six months) from Cincinnati. Some observations. Both Houston and Dallas are underappreciated cities from a tourism perspective. As has been pointed out, not many AMERICANS would consider vacationing in these regions, let alone Europeans. An u...

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by jph7291
Sun Nov 05, 2017 7:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 11/5/2017: AA Adds LGA-PWM, Did AA Lease More DCA slots?; AS/F9 Mexico Cuts
Replies: 53
Views: 9588

Re: OAG Changes 11/5/2017: AA Adds LGA-PWM, Did AA Lease More DCA slots?; AS/F9 Mexico Cuts

UA IAD-DAY APR 1.7>3 MAY 1.7>3 JUN 1.7>3 JUL 1.7>3
UA IAD-RIC APR 3>4 MAY 2>3 JUN 2>3 JUL 2>3
UA IAD-SAV APR 2>3 MAY 2>3 JUN 2>3 JUL 2>3

Nice to see IAD (and DAY!) get a few adds.

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by jph7291
Sat Nov 04, 2017 12:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit Airlines network thread - 2018
Replies: 364
Views: 44343

Re: What's next for Spirit?

Sounds like Ecuador is the intentional route. NK isn't really major on the west coast anyhow, compared to the likes of the Midwest, each airline has their niche, WN wants to be the airline for CA, AS wants to be a west coast airline including the PNW, B6 likes the east coast to Florida, Spirit like...

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by jph7291
Thu Nov 02, 2017 2:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio - 2017
Replies: 2150
Views: 195340

Re: The Rest Of Ohio - 2017

DL is bringing back ERJ's to CVG next fall, looks like CVG-BOS/LGA to start. It is interesting that CVG is and has been for many years a 100% CRJ station. Simply not true. DL ERJs have been around CVG for most of the past decade. DL phased the ERJ-145's out starting in late 2015 and since then no r...

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by jph7291
Wed Nov 01, 2017 3:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio - 2017
Replies: 2150
Views: 195340

Re: The Rest Of Ohio - 2017

cvgComair wrote:
DL is bringing back ERJ's to CVG next fall, looks like CVG-BOS/LGA to start. It is interesting that CVG is and has been for many years a 100% CRJ station.


Simply not true. DL ERJs have been around CVG for most of the past decade.

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by jph7291
Wed Oct 25, 2017 12:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Schedule Extension 11/02/17
Replies: 333
Views: 32089

Re: Southwest Schedule Extension 11/02/17

I could see Allegiant significantly cutting back at CVG at some point since Allegiant is already in the airports surrounding CVG other than CMH (including DAY, LCK, IND, SDF, and LEX), since Delta, Frontier, and Southwest all serve most of the Allegiant destinations that have nonstop service out of...

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by jph7291
Wed Oct 25, 2017 12:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio - 2017
Replies: 2150
Views: 195340

Re: The Rest Of Ohio - 2017

Cvgspotter15 wrote:
jph7291 wrote:
cvgComair wrote:



What is the upcoming gate shuffle?


I think the fact that one airline in A is going to B.


Has this been confirmed? Delta tends to be highly possessive of its terminal facilities, system-wide. I would be very surprised, if true. Particularly given the high utilization of B at peak times.

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by jph7291
Tue Oct 24, 2017 3:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Rest Of Ohio - 2017
Replies: 2150
Views: 195340

Re: The Rest Of Ohio - 2017

cvgComair wrote:
Midwestindy wrote:

G4 uses 3 regular gates plus an additional international arrivals gate for CUN/MBJ/PUJ arrivals. With the upcoming gate shuffle in Summer 2018, G4 will be able to get more gates.



What is the upcoming gate shuffle?

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by jph7291
Tue Oct 24, 2017 2:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United reports 2017Q3 earnings
Replies: 106
Views: 16214

Re: United reports 2017Q3 earnings

Want to turbocharge a network transformation that otherwise is going to take half a decade to complete? Redeploy hundreds of daily flights you already have to better, stronger hubs. As much as I have hoped for success and growth, I think the writing is on the wall for the IAD hub. They missed the bo...

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by jph7291
Sun Oct 22, 2017 2:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Southwest Schedule Extension 11/02/17
Replies: 333
Views: 32089

Re: Southwest Schedule Extension 11/02/17

I see CVG WN ops running long the lines of the other Midwest DL hubs going to around 20 destinations when the station matures. Maybe the situation changes if F9 and G4 can't make CVG work. I could see Allegiant significantly cutting back at CVG at some point since Allegiant is already in the airpor...

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