Do you guys really believe that BS? I've been assuming this whole time the US population can't possibly be that gullible.... I kind of figure though it's more of some mindless drivel to get y'all worked up into a frothing rage even though you know it's not true. Average IQ of Americans ranks below ...Jump to post
While I am on the fence with this whole pro life vs pro choice shebabble, I don't think the viability of the fetus is a good argument for pro choice. Technically a lot of things are not viable. People in comas are not viable, brain dead people are not viable, heck, if you want to push it, you sleep...Jump to post
" Attorney Michael Avenatti charged with defrauding Stormy Daniels " Michael Avenatti, the attorney who rocketed to fame through his representation of porn star Stormy Daniels in her battles with President Donald Trump, was charged Wednesday with ripping her off. https://www.marketwatch.co...Jump to post
adamh8297 wrote:Dieuwer wrote:
Perhaps we have to admit that the US market is saturated at the moment and there aren't any more underserved cities.
SAT/MSN/SDF would disagree with you.
Some LF from Jan/Feb. I have question about some of these numbers since all of them show more than 150 passengers per flight by a good margin. Sometimes, JetBlue does overestimate capacity on A320s. Given that I don't know which ones are reconfigured, I can't make djustments. So beware that these n...Jump to post
Bad luck perhaps? When I was at the inaugural BOS-PSP flight back in February, the plane was not packed but not completely empty either. However, I think the issue was the horrific weather in Palm Springs. We landed just after the area was soaked by a severe rain storm. Several roads were washed aw...Jump to post
Things to observe here is that BOS-PSP looks pretty bad. And same with BOS-BUR. I'm not surprised if PSP doesn't come back. It seems to even effect JFK-PSP LF. Bad luck perhaps? When I was at the inaugural BOS-PSP flight back in February, the plane was not packed but not completely empty either. Ho...Jump to post
The Dutch Government did a great job getting justice for Greenpeace and not bowing to Russian blackmail.
For our Dutch understanding a.netters a video about the work of the Dutch Ambassador in Moscow: https://www.npostart.nl/floortje-en-de- ... _101390058
That revolutionary expansion of the MBTA was called the 2024 Summer Olympics which we voted against :) Revolutionary money grab, you mean. Lost in all the political posturing at the time was the real fact that every Olympics ever organized in the U.S. has been a financial success and they left a le...Jump to post
I bet these laws have nothing to do with "saving lives", but everything to do with White, Straight, Heterosexual Men (WSHM) playing boss over women. And since the majority (62%) of abortions are performed on African-American women (https://www.wsfa.com/2019/05/17/alabama-abortion-law-grab...Jump to post
I bet these laws have nothing to do with "saving lives", but everything to do with White, Straight, Heterosexual Men (WSHM) playing boss over women. And since the majority (62%) of abortions are performed on African-American women (https://www.wsfa.com/2019/05/17/alabama-abortion-law-grabs...Jump to post
*B6 MEX is still not doing well, first full month pulled in a 54.96% 67.63% outbound and 42% inbound. Thanks as always! Also B6 BOS-HAV was 57%. It is the first month and usually the first return flight back on these seasonals (HAV-BOS) is light. December should be better but the BOS-HAV leg was on...Jump to post
Central America - Month: Cent Am Region managed 34K pax on 46k seats and 313 flights for an average of 74.07%. Note in Massport numbers, I believe B6's counts go to Caribbean, not Central America. Route Rankings (top 5) B6 - CUN #1 with 86.91% on 7K pax and 130 per flight DL - CUN - #2 with 83.45% ...Jump to post
I had a look at Christmas holidays fares to Mexico, and for whatever reason they are sky high compared to last season. Preliminary load factors seem also very good. I suppose the economy is doing great and everyone in the Boston area decided to go to Mexico this year?? I find international fares to...Jump to post
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The text written on their stomachs translates roughly as: "Boss Over our Own Bellies".
I had a look at Christmas holidays fares to Mexico, and for whatever reason they are sky high compared to last season. Preliminary load factors seem also very good. I suppose the economy is doing great and everyone in the Boston area decided to go to Mexico this year??Jump to post
First, cut graft, waste and corruption. You will find billions right there.
Secondly, politicians should be made personally liable for the policies they implement.
Thirdly, if all of the above is implemented, then think about the revenue and expense accounts.
On the flip side every time I see the NY Jets plane at BOS I think to myself "wow JetBlue, do you even understand Boston?!" I had that plane on PVD-MCO once.... the pilot apologized for the aircraft assignment but assured us the tires were fully inflated... a mixture of laughs and groans ...Jump to post
There is only ONE reason a private equity firm is buying WestJet: TO MAKE A QUICK BUCK. I expect the following scenario: 1) Sell of non-performing assets. 2) Load up WestJet will billions of debt 3) Get a positive investment return as soon as possible ($10B minimum) 4) Sell airline back to market, h...Jump to post
they started this year in February I think. And they haven't loaded Feb 2020 schedule in yet. Would be a strange short season then: February - April?? Pretty typical for places like PSP and TUS - very short season, sure, but Jan/Feb-Apr are the peak peak seasons for snowbirds in Arizona and Califor...Jump to post
tphuang wrote:Dieuwer wrote:Looks like B6 pulled the plug on BOS-PSP. I don't see it in the schedule anymore, not even as a seasonal flight.
they started this year in February I think. And they haven't loaded Feb 2020 schedule in yet.
If making friends is hard, going on a date is apparently harder. So I did last night. We went to see art, listened to music and had something to eat. I really had a great time. But in the end I wanted to leave it at that I just go home by myself. Basically, be friends and not lovers. Let's say that ...Jump to post
I had hoped for VSA...Jump to post
Article on DY BOS-MAD launch on anna.aero - Surprisingly they did not cover the BOS-FCO launch. https://www.anna.aero/2019/05/08/norwegian-brings-spanish-flair-to-boston-market/ They gave an interesting nugget of information concerning Top 5 connecting destinations for IB with BOS-MAD. 1) BCN but t...Jump to post
I'm in the middle of revamping my analysis to a daily version because the difference in days is quite startling as to the usage, the only piece i won't be picking up is the B6 usage for domestic departures from those gates. Fun fact, on my recent departure to MCO, I was listening in to a B6 pilot t...Jump to post
Isn't that what we have at the moment? Officially, no. Look at Hungary, they have chosen not to participate and the EU can't make them. So it is all voluntar y, like with most things in the EU. ...which is the main problem with the EU. First of all, it takes ages to come to any sort of compromise. ...Jump to post
adamh8297 wrote:Dieuwer wrote:In fact, it is strange to consider that from BOS, only CDG, FCO, LIS, LON and MAD have competition, while FRA, MUC, and ZRH are monopolies.
The latter three are less "touristy" especially when compared to the other 5.
Because it is all about being egocentric, selfish, and narcissistic for the current generation. No generation has been as self-absorbed as the Millennials, taking selfies (of themselves) 24/7. The increase in secularism also adds to this issue. Whereas in the past, more people were religious and we...Jump to post
Any thoughts on Norwegian and LEVEL expanding from BOS? Seems like AMS, ATH, MUC, VIE could use low-cost non-stop premium carrier connection to BOS.
In fact, it is strange to consider that from BOS, only CDG, DUB, FCO, LIS, LON and MAD have competition, while FRA, IST, MUC, and ZRH are monopolies.
Because it is all about being egocentric, selfish, and narcissistic for the current generation. No generation has been as self-absorbed as the Millennials, taking selfies (of themselves) 24/7. The increase in secularism also adds to this issue. Whereas in the past, more people were religious and wen...Jump to post
ROTC: Riley Howell to be buried with full military honors. https://www.cbsnews.com/news/uncc-victim-who-died-trying-to-stop-shooter-will-be-buried-with-military-honors-2019-05-04/ These 30,000 people should write to their congressman demanding that politics acts to stop these kind of things. That w...Jump to post
You can easily beat the requirement for real names by using a real name. Just not your real name. If you use the name "Boeing Lover 123", of course they're going kick you, but if you use Dennis Muilenburg when your name is Guillaume Faury it's not going to be a big problem. Some sites act...Jump to post
Gotta love Wikipedia Edits: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hoschton,_Georgia " The mayor, Theresa Kenerly, is a racist." But yeah, that's some good 'ol Georgia for you. To think that that's more or less an exurbs of Atlanta (instead of some s**thole town in the middle of nowhere) does s...Jump to post
Low loads on SK indeed. Maybe it will work better as a seasonal flight? Not so sure, loads have been pretty bad all year, I think a frequency reduction is in order, just too much capacity for the route. DY did ok when they were on the route, but they only flew 1-2 weekly at most. Is this just refle...Jump to post
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That's what you get when sport gets taken over by commerce and big money. It now all is about "winning" and "classifications". And in order to insure that "the right person" get the prize and the sponsors the big billion dollar payout, athletes need to be placed in &quo...Jump to post
I was listening on NPR about proposals for high-speed trains from Boston to Springfield in Western Mass. This might hurt ORH , if built, but it would be a great boost for Central and Western Mass. Those trial balloons go up in the air every other year or so. I am still waiting for the promised rail...Jump to post
It is all about "Excuses", "Motives", and "Explanations" in the world we live in. If there is no scientific explanation for something (at that moment in time), then it is easy to say that some sort of "invisible power" is the cause of that something. Often, th...Jump to post
Did the EU already rule on the "Illegal State Aid" thingy?Jump to post
Looks like pro-BREXIT parties lost and REMAIN parties won in the latest local elections. https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-politics-48142181 It is refreshing to hear a politician speak unambiguously: Every vote for the Liberal Democrats was a vote for stopping Brexit Yes obviously, the LibDems are quite ...Jump to post
Sir Vince wrote:Every vote for the Liberal Democrats was a vote for stopping Brexit
Looks like pro-BREXIT parties lost and REMAIN parties won in the latest local elections.
It is refreshing to hear a politician speak unambiguously:
Sir Vince wrote:Jump to postEvery vote for the Liberal Democrats was a vote for stopping Brexit
Would you not expect BA - and to a smaller extend DL - swap a big bird for a 787 or A220? No way BA will keep flying those gas guzzlers while taking a revenue hit. If you repeatedly create a sensation or feeling of ripping people off, the moment that customers have an option to travel in a similar e...Jump to post