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Old Aug 6, 18, 7:55 am
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SamOF
 
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Originally Posted by NYCommuter View Post
Out of curiosity, what's the point in having a route that's once a week-unless AA is looking for passengers that book on Expedia and don't care which airline they're flying? Wouldn't a large portion of customers book on the AA website and see that only one leg of their trip to HVN is available, get frustrated and try another airline?
In the case of HVN AA is the only airline there, so no. I suspect this is about a higher percentage of Saturday passengers than other days going to Florida (and a spare Saturday aircraft). When the passenger returns home Monday or Tuesday they just fly via PHL.
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