jimntx's Recent Activity

  1. jimntx replied to the thread Boeing should build a 767X.

    Bears, Embraer has scrapped the plan for the E-195X. Customer concern over expected degradation of range The plan had been to simply...

    Oct 19, 2019 at 8:17 PM
  2. jimntx replied to the thread Q1 2019.

    Ditto!

    Oct 19, 2019 at 9:09 AM
  3. jimntx replied to the thread 30 Minute layover.

    I don't care where the connection occurs--but definitely NOT PHL--I never book a connecting flight that has less than a full hour of...

    Oct 18, 2019 at 8:59 AM
  4. jimntx posted a new thread.

    Boeing should build a 767X

    The premise of today's topic is that 777X is delayed with no end in sight. Purported 797X not even on the horizon. 767X would not...

    Forum: Airline News

    Oct 18, 2019 at 8:35 AM
  5. jimntx rated eolesen's post Agree in the thread Cranky Flyer strikes again. URL says it all.

    Actually, you did. When the unions got behind Parker and the merger, it was the death knell for the AMR management team. You guys bet...

    Oct 15, 2019 at 10:10 AM
  6. jimntx posted a new thread.

    JFK-SYD test flight 10/18/19

    Now this is interesting. 1. First test of world's longest (almost 20 hours, 16,200km) non-stop flight to take-off Friday. (First flight...

    Forum: Foreign Airlines

    Oct 15, 2019 at 9:58 AM
  7. jimntx replied to the thread Cranky Flyer strikes again. URL says it all.

    Hey, I'm old. Maybe it was yesterday.

    Oct 14, 2019 at 11:10 AM
  8. jimntx replied to the thread Some Good News from Cranky Flyer about S. America (for a change).

    Probably not much. As I said on the other thread on this subject, I'm not too sure that this move by Delta isn't more of an attempt to...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 11:03 AM
  9. jimntx replied to the thread When life comes at you fast....

    Being a legal or illegal resident has nothing to do with the fact that the one responsible was a drunk driver. That's about equivalent...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 10:53 AM
  10. jimntx rated Anthony R Hopkins's post Disagree in the thread When life comes at you fast....

    Immigrant advocate (aka Open Borders) killed in crash with Salvadoran who sought sanctuary in Colorado Springs church...

    Oct 14, 2019 at 10:48 AM
  11. jimntx replied to the thread Delta rescues group of 5th grade students after AA cancels their flight.

    Thus the results of that lovely 9% bump in SS monthly benefit for every year retirement delayed past "full SS benefit" retirement age....

    Oct 14, 2019 at 10:34 AM
  12. jimntx posted a new thread.

    Cranky Flyer says SW should be concerned...

    David Neeleman, founder of JetBlue and 3 other airlines, is starting up another airline. Per CF, Southwest should be concerned. New...

    Forum: Regional & National Airlines

    Oct 14, 2019 at 10:01 AM
  13. jimntx replied to the thread Cranky Flyer strikes again. URL says it all.

    I was never all that unhappy with management until I began to see systematic cheapening of the product offered. I worked First Class...

    Oct 13, 2019
  14. jimntx rated eolesen's post Agree in the thread Cranky Flyer strikes again. URL says it all.

    What struck me in the re-org is how few names I see from L-AA. You guys hated the old management, but it was a much better run airline...

    Oct 13, 2019
  15. jimntx posted a new thread.

    Some Good News from Cranky Flyer about S. America (for a change)

    Opinion piece shows how AA could maximize use of new alliance with GOL airline to cover South America now that LATAM is gone. Enjoy....

    Forum: American Airlines

    Oct 13, 2019