jimntx's Recent Activity

  1. jimntx replied to the thread Jet Blue to give up some Long Beach slots.

    I got the impression from the article that Delta was not making a strategic move at Long Beach, just being tacky by blocking Southwest...

    Apr 21, 2019 at 10:00 AM
  2. jimntx replied to the thread Should Southwest have more then 737s?.

    I know I'm missing something here, but why are the new hangars being built at IAH when HOU is the real center of Houston operations for...

    Apr 21, 2019 at 9:56 AM
  3. jimntx posted a new thread.

    Update and Modernization of LAX Airport

    Opening sentence says it all. (Well, not quite, but close.) This is more Byzantine than the Mueller Report. "It’s been discussed for...

    Forum: Airline News

    Apr 21, 2019 at 9:26 AM
  4. jimntx posted a new thread.

    AA Scheduling to minimize impact of MAX 8 groundings.

    Interesting article https://crankyflier.com/2019/04/15/when-the-max-was-grounded-americans-scheduling-team-had-a-big-problem-to-solve/

    Forum: American Airlines

    Apr 21, 2019 at 9:10 AM
  5. jimntx posted a new thread.

    Jet Blue to give up some Long Beach slots

    https://crankyflier.com/2019/04/18/jetblue-gives-back-10-long-beach-slots-but-its-southwest-that-might-suffer/ Article says may hurt...

    Forum: jetBlue

    Apr 21, 2019 at 8:33 AM
  6. jimntx rated B737 driver's post Agree in the thread AA IN A NUTSHELL!.

    That's a sad story from what American was. Someone in headquarters needs to be fired, to let Spirit that nickels and dimes their...

    Apr 19, 2019 at 11:14 PM
  7. jimntx replied to the thread Aircraft maint issues.

    You're using logic here. Won't work. As a sober member of AA for over 35 years, I could give you countless examples of people (male and...

    Apr 19, 2019 at 1:23 PM
  8. jimntx replied to the thread Aircraft maint issues.

    To be fair to AA, the problem may lie in finding drug-free candidates. I have a friend here in Dallas who is a supervisor in a major...

    Apr 19, 2019 at 9:01 AM
  9. jimntx replied to the thread JET Airways cancels all international flights.

    It could be a substantial start-up operation. According to the link I provided in Post #6, Jet has 123 airplanes, but has only been...

    Apr 19, 2019 at 8:55 AM
  10. jimntx replied to the thread JET Airways cancels all international flights.

    Jet ceased operations yesterday, but this is supposed to be temporary while they search for emergency funding. We'll see. Despite the...

    Apr 18, 2019 at 9:30 AM
  11. jimntx replied to the thread American says "can't yet forecast financial cost of 737MAX groundings.

    I wonder if Boeing is preparing to blame pilots if there is another crash incident(s).

    Apr 17, 2019 at 9:18 AM
  12. jimntx replied to the thread Should Southwest have more then 737s?.

    MAX 10 will be available next year some time. Hopefully MAX 8 problems will be solved before then. MAX 10 is supposed to be 66 inches...

    Apr 17, 2019 at 9:08 AM
  13. jimntx posted a new thread.

    American says "can't yet forecast financial cost of 737MAX groundings

    Title pretty much says it all, but here's the link....

    Forum: American Airlines

    Apr 17, 2019 at 8:34 AM
  14. jimntx replied to the thread Should Southwest have more then 737s?.

    I don't know (or care) who disagreed with you, B737, but the 787 is a great plane if the AA flight attendant opinions are any measure....

    Apr 16, 2019 at 5:53 PM
  15. jimntx replied to the thread Lounge access.

    AFAiK, none of the airlines has a single policy about club/lounge access that covers every airport club/lounge. If a club or lounge has...

    Apr 16, 2019 at 9:17 AM