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Forum: Midwest
Dec 18, 15, 9:07 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 13,575
Posted By flyingrox

United vs American for Chicago Travelers

Does anyone know which of the two large Chicago-hubbed airlines is more popular with the Chicago population base, both leisure and business travelers?
Forum: Midwest
Aug 5, 14, 11:42 am
Replies: 835
Views: 121,134
Posted By flyingrox

Sorry, I should be more specific. The meeting is...

Sorry, I should be more specific. The meeting is a couple blocks from Clark/Lake specifically around Michigan and Randolph (Google Maps says 8-10 minute walk) which is the most reasonable Blue Line...
Forum: Midwest
Aug 5, 14, 8:15 am
Replies: 835
Views: 121,134
Posted By flyingrox

Thanks! Should I have any concern about getting...

Thanks! Should I have any concern about getting a spot on blue line at rush hour?
Forum: Midwest
Aug 4, 14, 11:20 pm
Replies: 835
Views: 121,134
Posted By flyingrox

Hi folks - I am looking at flights into Chicago...

Hi folks - I am looking at flights into Chicago in a couple weeks. Getting is in not the concern. However, when my meetings are done at 5:00 PM on a Friday (on Michigan Avenue downtown), I am trying...
May 13, 14, 1:00 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 3,271
Posted By flyingrox

Interesting. Although I wonder how much the grant...

Interesting. Although I wonder how much the grant money played into Delta coming up something in order to gain access to subsidies for their Rochester service. That's the biggest question: Is is...
May 13, 14, 8:42 am
Replies: 16
Views: 3,271
Posted By flyingrox

It will be interesting too to see how much harder...

It will be interesting too to see how much harder it is for Delta to make money on longer haul RJ routes given that most of these people will be connecting traffic.

Here is an article that also...
May 12, 14, 5:37 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 3,271
Posted By flyingrox

I guess I don't really understand the logic here....

I guess I don't really understand the logic here. In adding service to Detroit (which is really just a return of previously offered service), and Atlanta (new), they are also eliminating some of the...
Feb 11, 14, 3:15 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,968
Posted By flyingrox

I realize the new DAL routes don't include MSP. I...

I realize the new DAL routes don't include MSP. I was more so talking about within the next five years. Not sure how much gate space Southwest has at Love.

And yes, I mean nonstop flights. MSP is...
Feb 11, 14, 1:35 pm
Replies: 1,182
Views: 545,911
Posted By flyingrox

Hello everyone. I will be flying into Dallas...

Hello everyone.

I will be flying into Dallas in a couple weeks on Delta. I have a bunch of activities planned in Dallas but I also want to spend an hour or so at the airport while I am there. Does...
Feb 11, 14, 1:20 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,968
Posted By flyingrox

Other potential markets Southwest would add out of MSP

Right now, Southwest serves the following markets from Minneapolis:
- Atlanta (through Airtran)
- Chicago
- Denver
- Kansas City
- Milwaukee
- Phoenix
- St. Louis
- Orlando (through Airtran)...
Feb 4, 14, 3:11 pm
Replies: 58
Views: 4,404
Posted By flyingrox

Again, my point on people driving to Minneapolis...

Again, my point on people driving to Minneapolis is that people can run other errands or do other events before or after flying out of Minneapolis. Furthermore, they get a wider range of flights and...
Feb 4, 14, 2:00 pm
Replies: 58
Views: 4,404
Posted By flyingrox

The people in the western suburbs will not...

The people in the western suburbs will not driving up to St. Cloud for twice daily service to Chicago. If they want cheap flights, they got Spirit. Likely, the western suburbs are 80% Delta Skymiles...
Feb 3, 14, 11:30 pm
Replies: 1,009
Views: 136,093
Posted By flyingrox

Well said. Airlines are businesses and have a...

Well said. Airlines are businesses and have a right to do what they want. The only small thing to add (and one thing that does tick some people off) is that that United promised all hubs would stay...
Feb 3, 14, 10:06 am
Replies: 1,009
Views: 136,093
Posted By flyingrox

Well, the failed pricing can relate back to the...

Well, the failed pricing can relate back to the regional jets. Its probably much harder to spread the costs of connecting traffic when you fly Regional Jet -> Cleveland -> Regional Jet to final...
Feb 3, 14, 9:45 am
Replies: 1,009
Views: 136,093
Posted By flyingrox

Some highlights from Cleveland press conference: ...

Some highlights from Cleveland press conference:

- reductions are a function of connecting traffic, not weak local demand
- total passenger traffic will not be down significantly
- United told...
Oct 16, 13, 2:34 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 2,424
Posted By flyingrox

These are my only options. I have around 1.5...

These are my only options. I have around 1.5 hours from arrival to an obligation in downtown Minneapolis so I do need to think about the quickest option.

Any other thoughts on Taxi vs Light Rail...
Oct 16, 13, 2:21 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 2,424
Posted By flyingrox

Minneapolis Airport Question

Hello everyone,

It looks like I am arriving into MSP tomorrow likely in the A or B concourse (on an RJ). What is the quickest way from the A/B concourse to the taxi stand (for a trip to Downtown...
Jul 26, 11, 12:11 am
Replies: 49
Views: 4,758
Posted By flyingrox

It seems to me that all these complaints revolve...

It seems to me that all these complaints revolve around Skymiles. And yes, Skymiles truly sucks. Even as a non-elite, I know booking award travel is nearly impossible on their crappy website and more...
Replies: 44
Views: 6,633
Posted By flyingrox

I think they actually just switched the default...

I think they actually just switched the default to price and schedule. If that is the case, my bad. If this has been around for a while (and they just changed the default), then it was new for me. :o
Replies: 44
Views: 6,633
Posted By flyingrox

New AA booking Interface

It looks like American has a new interface for booking flights.
May 3, 09, 9:05 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 1,831
Posted By flyingrox

But for what reason will they keep it? If they...

But for what reason will they keep it? If they close MSP, they can route people through: Salt Lake City, Seattle, Portland, Los Angeles, and San Francisco.

I wish they would keep it, but I believe...
May 3, 09, 6:53 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 1,831
Posted By flyingrox

Have you heard of the slippery slope?:D I have a...

Have you heard of the slippery slope?:D I have a feeling this is just the beginning.
Apr 10, 09, 11:01 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,600
Posted By flyingrox

So it sounds like Hawaiian is pretty much the...

So it sounds like Hawaiian is pretty much the consensus favorite amongst Hawaiian airlines. Right?

When Aloha was around, was is pretty split amongst hawaiian residents for their favorite (between...
Apr 10, 09, 5:52 pm
Replies: 84
Views: 5,949
Posted By flyingrox

Unless they are getting bad utilization with...

Unless they are getting bad utilization with these, this would pretty much mean that some routes will get canned, or at least downsized. . .
Apr 8, 09, 6:32 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,600
Posted By flyingrox

A Few Questions About Inter-Island Flights/Airlines

I have a few questions which seem random but whatever.1) what Hawaiian airline is your favorite? 2) what are the biggest routes interisland (passenger)? 3) what are the biggest routes from the...
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