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by CTBke
29 Apr 2020, 11:55
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines in 2020
Replies: 1714
Views: 457692

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2020

Here's a nice answer for the frustrating and ignorant Journalist Etienne de Callataÿ. https://m.standaard.be/cnt/dmf20200428_04937822 For me De Standaard is the best newspaper in this country! can you give a small summary of the article? as the best newspaper in the country has a restricted access ...
by CTBke
28 Apr 2020, 09:30
Forum: Plane spotting - Belgium
Topic: BRU 28/04/2020 BAF FA7X
Replies: 4
Views: 1153

Re: BRU 28/04/2020 BAF FA7X

2 United 787's today

07:00 - 21:00 IAD-BRU-IAD 789 N27965
06:30 - 20:30 ORD-BRU-ORD 78X N12003
by CTBke
26 Apr 2020, 18:45
Forum: Plane spotting - Belgium
Topic: BRU 26/04/2020 Air Albania
Replies: 5
Views: 1040

Re: BRU 26/04/2020 Air Albania

07:00 UAL B789 N38955 IAD
by CTBke
26 Apr 2020, 11:14
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines in 2020
Replies: 1714
Views: 457692

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2020

The 300 millions fund by the state is on its way, but this is only temporary. It should be used 100% for operational costs, but as our country has a reputation for illogical behaviour, a very big part will be used to pay out golden handshakes to the older managers in the B.house, for whom this is t...
by CTBke
25 Apr 2020, 16:28
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines in 2020
Replies: 1714
Views: 457692

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2020

Brussels Airlines indicated this Saturday morning that it still plans to resume some of its flights on May 15. " It goes without saying that we are monitoring the situation very, very closely. At this stage, we are still betting on May 15. In the coming days, we will see if this date is still ...
by CTBke
24 Apr 2020, 13:00
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines in 2020
Replies: 1714
Views: 457692

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2020

maybe during the crisis, but after I think it's a good idea to focus on Africa. Globaly, demand will be decreasing because the business will need some time to recover. Of course some people travel to Africa for business purpose but the majority of the PAX on african flight are traveling for family ...
by CTBke
23 Apr 2020, 17:40
Forum: Airline experiences and trip reports
Topic: Airline onboard service
Replies: 9
Views: 3003

Re: Airline onboard service

Swiss doesn't anymore, they give a service from Zurich, but from Geneva it's buy-on-board now :-( yup, forgot to mention it's only out of ZRH a complimentary service ;-) That's what i said, from ZRH they do but not from GVA, so they don't serve complimentary servive on all their flight. Sun Air Sca...
by CTBke
23 Apr 2020, 16:55
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: BRU Summer 2020: news, new routes, airlines
Replies: 362
Views: 206497

Re: BRU Summer 2020: news, new routes, airlines

JOVAN wrote: 23 Apr 2020, 16:38
cathay belgium wrote: 23 Apr 2020, 15:44 Hi,

Ssssss sis austrian is dumping those needed dash8 !

Cxb
Also Walter Aviation, who was flying for EuroWngs had quite a few of this planes.

Prices will be low for this type of plane.
they can even buy the Flybe ones who are still in SN colors :D
by CTBke
23 Apr 2020, 16:48
Forum: Airline experiences and trip reports
Topic: Airline onboard service
Replies: 9
Views: 3003

Re: Airline onboard service

United gives a complimentary snack and drink on certain domestic routes Porter Airlines gives a complete complimentary drinks and snack service with real glasses LOT gives/gave a complimentary drink and snack and buy on board Tarom, Swiss, Edelweiss, Luxair and TAP still give complimentary service ...
by CTBke
20 Apr 2020, 18:54
Forum: Airline experiences and trip reports
Topic: Airline onboard service
Replies: 9
Views: 3003

Re: Airline onboard service

United gives a complimentary snack and drink on certain domestic routes Porter Airlines gives a complete complimentary drinks and snack service with real glasses LOT gives/gave a complimentary drink and snack and buy on board Tarom, Swiss, Edelweiss, Luxair and TAP still give complimentary service a...
by CTBke
13 Apr 2020, 15:51
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Trivia 2020 (miscellaneous news)
Replies: 83
Views: 66682

Re: Trivia 2020 (miscellaneous news)

TLspotting wrote: 13 Apr 2020, 15:01 9H-SUN of Hifly finally repainted in the Portugese airline colors !
why finally ? HiFly is a wet lease airline, they have no interest in having their colors on their planes or not since there operating for other airliners which would make it easier to add stickers to a complete white plane ;-)
by CTBke
13 Apr 2020, 15:50
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines' fleet renewal
Replies: 3972
Views: 1455727

Re: Brussels Airlines' fleet renewal

maybe Lufthansa sends in some CRJ's from Germany to help out their Belgian daughter (if they'll have too many of them)
by CTBke
07 Apr 2020, 10:15
Forum: Plane spotting - Belgium
Topic: BRU 06/04/2020
Replies: 4
Views: 781

Re: BRU 06/04/2020

United cargo flight N27964 B787-9
05/04 EWR-BRU ATD 07:21am
06/04 BRU-EWR ATD 06:58pm
by CTBke
07 Apr 2020, 10:12
Forum: Plane spotting - Belgium
Topic: BRU 07/04/2020
Replies: 1
Views: 382

Re: BRU 07/04/2020

United cargo flight N27964 B787-9
06/04 IAD-BRU ATD 06:15am
07/04 BRU-IAD STD 09:00pm
by CTBke
06 Apr 2020, 13:26
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brussels Airlines in 2020
Replies: 1714
Views: 457692

Re: Brussels Airlines in 2020

I was due to fly BRU-Montreal in June, outbound on SN, inbound on AC... and my outbound leg is now rebooked on Air Canada (seemingly on a Dreamliner). :( It wasn't an SN award fare but well a Star Alliance business fare I was booked on Lufthansa site. I'm not sure they're going to start Montreal op...
by CTBke
03 Apr 2020, 14:47
Forum: Plane spotting - Belgium
Topic: BRU 03/04/2020
Replies: 10
Views: 1043

Re: BRU 03/04/2020

Hello And in Dutch: https://www.hln.be/in-de-buurt/zaventem/privejet-lionel-messi-maakt-noodlanding-op-zaventem-argentijnse-topvoetballer-zat-wellicht-niet-aan-boord~af6eee2c/ Although this seems very unrealistic to me ''twee badkamers toiletten, een keuken galley en zestien zetels 10 stoelen en tw...
by CTBke
29 Mar 2020, 14:02
Forum: Airline experiences and trip reports
Topic: Where will you fly in 2020 ?
Replies: 86
Views: 49507

Re: Where will you fly in 2020 ?

Updated booked: BRU-EWR UA 781 EWR-CVG CR7 / CRJ550 CVG-EWR CR7 / CRJ550 EWR-BRU UA 781 Flown: TXL-CGN EW operated by GW A319 D-AGWK CGN-TXL EW operated by GW A319 D-ABGJ BRU-MAD IB A346 EC-LCZ MAD-LHR BA 777 G-STBF LHR-DOH QR 777 A7-BAG DOH-BRU A359 A7-ALO BRU-ZRH LX A220-300 HB-JCH ZRH-JFK LX A33...
by CTBke
27 Mar 2020, 22:56
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brucargo 2020: cargo routes & news
Replies: 62
Views: 32238

Re: Brucargo 2020: cargo routes & news

keeping the A330's idle isn't economical either .. ? different airliners who don't own cargo planes are transporting cargo in the main cabin as well ... maybe cargo flights are reserved for the mother airline LH Don't you think their management knows better than you do? Why the need to bring LH bac...
by CTBke
27 Mar 2020, 19:54
Forum: Latest aviation news
Topic: Brucargo 2020: cargo routes & news
Replies: 62
Views: 32238

Re: Brucargo 2020: cargo routes & news

Is it a direct consequence of COVID-19 or already planned for a while ? Hi, No, this was planned. Nothing to do with COVID-19 The same for Sichuan Airlines who upgraded the number of flights. This was also planned before COVID-19 What is a direct consequence of COVID-19 are the extra new routes of ...