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Old Apr 17, 08, 2:12 pm
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Originally Posted by bazzatel View Post
Which City analyst said this week that over-capacity on the JFK routes was one of the concerns leading her to designate BA has her "least-preferred" EU network carrier?

I guess there must be a market from LGW now that DL has transferred it's LGW flights to LHR, and another frequency on the LON-NYC routes (12 per day on most days!) is a truly compelling USP for BA
Yes, just as the US carriers move out of LGW, BA moves back with a LGW-NYC flight. With the two ex-LCY services, that's quite a bit of extra capacity on the the JFK route (up the front at least), assuming the LHR frequencies remain the same. And then there is OpenSkies which will inevitably take some traffic away from mainline.
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