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Forum: TravelBuzz
Yesterday, 8:50 pm
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Posted By JoeDTW

The airline and routing are correct, but the...

The airline and routing are correct, but the equipment is incorrect. I'll let you tap this one in.

This question proves that pre-deregulation airline schedules changed more than people realized....
Forum: TravelBuzz
Yesterday, 8:40 pm
Replies: 23,151
Views: 1,690,642
Posted By JoeDTW

EWR is correct.

EWR is correct.
Forum: TravelBuzz
Yesterday, 8:37 pm
Replies: 23,151
Views: 1,690,642
Posted By JoeDTW

Both JAX and CAK are incorrect.

Both JAX and CAK are incorrect.
Forum: TravelBuzz
Yesterday, 1:38 pm
Replies: 23,151
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Posted By JoeDTW

Very good! Eastern 953 left DTW at 0945 for...

Very good!

Eastern 953 left DTW at 0945 for MIA and SJU, with L-1011 Whisperliner service. The return flight, EA 952, arrived at 21:15.

AA 661 departed DTW at 0820 for EWR and SJU. However,...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Yesterday, 11:09 am
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Views: 1,690,642
Posted By JoeDTW

MCO, TPA, and MIA are correct. Because you...

MCO, TPA, and MIA are correct. Because you mentioned PIT in your message, I'll give you credit for it. FLL, PBI, and CLE are incorrect. So, we need just two more cities.
Forum: TravelBuzz
Yesterday, 11:05 am
Replies: 23,151
Views: 1,690,642
Posted By JoeDTW

Although NW had a DC-10 flight from MKE to DTW,...

Although NW had a DC-10 flight from MKE to DTW, they did not have any DC-10 flights from DTW to MKE. Since the question asked about DC-10 flights FROM Detroit, MKE isn't correct.
Forum: TravelBuzz
Yesterday, 6:37 am
Replies: 23,151
Views: 1,690,642
Posted By JoeDTW

BOS is incorrect. As mentioned upthread, NW did...

BOS is incorrect. As mentioned upthread, NW did not have DTW-BOS authority before deregulation. In 1971, the CAB gave NW MSP / MKE - BOS authority, but left DTW-BOS as an AA monopoly. NW and several...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Yesterday, 3:56 am
Replies: 23,151
Views: 1,690,642
Posted By JoeDTW

Because this quiz is off to a strong start, I've...

Because this quiz is off to a strong start, I've just added two bonus questions. Keep up the good work, everyone :-)
Forum: TravelBuzz
Yesterday, 2:32 am
Replies: 23,151
Views: 1,690,642
Posted By JoeDTW

SYR is correct as an AA DC-10 destination, but...

SYR is correct as an AA DC-10 destination, but ROC is incorrect. In 1977, AA flew one DTW-ROC roundtrip, with 727-100s; the flight was routed SAT-STL-DTW-ROC and vv.

TPA is incorrect as an NW...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 14, 21, 8:54 pm
Replies: 23,151
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Posted By JoeDTW

ORD and LAX are correct. BUF, LGA, and STL are...

ORD and LAX are correct. BUF, LGA, and STL are incorrect. AA had flown DTW-BUF with DC-10s in the past, including the infamous AA 96 that nearly crashed after losing its cargo door over Windsor,...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 14, 21, 8:47 pm
Replies: 23,151
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Posted By JoeDTW

MSP, ORD, and PHL are correct. JFK is incorrect....

MSP, ORD, and PHL are correct. JFK is incorrect. NW flew DTW-JFK 2x day with 747s in 1977. One 747 flight was routed MSP-ORD-DTW-JFK, arriving at 0455 and leaving at 0605. I'm guessing this flight...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 14, 21, 8:41 pm
Replies: 23,151
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Posted By JoeDTW

ORD and LAX are correct. LGA and DFW are...

ORD and LAX are correct. LGA and DFW are incorrect.

AA flew DTW-LGA 12x day in 1977, but with 7x 727-100 and 5x 727-200.

AA had just 1 nonstop DTW-DFW, with a 707, plus a 707 and a 727 flight...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 14, 21, 8:33 pm
Replies: 23,151
Views: 1,690,642
Posted By JoeDTW

PHL and MSP are correct. BOS and SEA are...

PHL and MSP are correct.

BOS and SEA are incorrect. NW did not have DTW-BOS authority in 1977; the route had been an AA monopoly until 1976, when PA and NC were awarded the route.

NW (and UA)...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 14, 21, 8:27 pm
Replies: 23,151
Views: 1,690,642
Posted By JoeDTW

CVG and TOL are correct; DAY is incorrect. Just...

CVG and TOL are correct; DAY is incorrect. Just one to go.

Both DAY and ALB had BAC One-Eleven nonstops in July, 1977, but not DC-9-30 nonstops.
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 14, 21, 2:33 pm
Replies: 23,151
Views: 1,690,642
Posted By JoeDTW

You are 100% correct! Here is UA's DC-10...

You are 100% correct!

Here is UA's DC-10 schedule:

UA 110 arrives from LAX and ORD at 00:45, and remains overnight

UA 249 leaves 0900 for DEN and LAS

UA 89 arrives from PIT at 0859, and...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 14, 21, 2:23 pm
Replies: 23,151
Views: 1,690,642
Posted By JoeDTW

BUF, ROC, and BDL are correct. SYR, ALB, and IND...

BUF, ROC, and BDL are correct. SYR, ALB, and IND are incorrect.[/color]
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 14, 21, 10:49 am
Replies: 23,151
Views: 1,690,642
Posted By JoeDTW

Correct!

Correct!
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 14, 21, 9:58 am
Replies: 23,151
Views: 1,690,642
Posted By JoeDTW

Your knowledge of SO is amazing. It is a DC-9-10,...

Your knowledge of SO is amazing. It is a DC-9-10, and the routing was DTW-BNA-MOB-MSY-MEM-?-ATL. GPT was not a stop between MOB and MSY, and there was a stop between MEM and ATL. It should be very...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 14, 21, 7:38 am
Replies: 23,151
Views: 1,690,642
Posted By JoeDTW

Correct! Heussler flight 1 arrived from ERI...

Correct!

Heussler flight 1 arrived from ERI at 0755, and returned to ERI as Heussler 2 at 0830

Heussler flight 3 arrived from ERI at 1615, and returned to ERI as Heussler 4 at 1720

These...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 14, 21, 6:47 am
Replies: 23,151
Views: 1,690,642
Posted By JoeDTW

Here are my final 12 questions about DTW, from...

Here are my final 12 questions about DTW, from the July, 1977 OAG.

13. Detroit was one of the few airports served by Lake Central, Mohawk, and Allegheny before the mergers. In 1977, Allegheny had...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 12, 21, 1:12 pm
Replies: 23,151
Views: 1,690,642
Posted By JoeDTW

34. I'm still vexed by this one. Although...

34. I'm still vexed by this one. Although Bahamasair is most strongly associated with 737s, they have flown 727-200s at various times, so I'll guess a UP 727-200.
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 12, 21, 4:49 am
Replies: 23,151
Views: 1,690,642
Posted By JoeDTW

32. I'll guess BWIA....aka "Britain's Worst...

32. I'll guess BWIA....aka "Britain's Worst Investment Abroad" for BGI-SJU.
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 10, 21, 10:25 am
Replies: 23,151
Views: 1,690,642
Posted By JoeDTW

38. My next guess is a Leisure Air A320.

38. My next guess is a Leisure Air A320.
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 10, 21, 7:10 am
Replies: 23,151
Views: 1,690,642
Posted By JoeDTW

I'll get 38 started with an ATA 727-200. ...

I'll get 38 started with an ATA 727-200.

Once these questions are answered, I have part 3 of my four part DTW quiz ready to go: six more fun questions.
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jun 7, 21, 10:16 am
Replies: 23,151
Views: 1,690,642
Posted By JoeDTW

I'll get #26 started with a guess of MSN, in...

I'll get #26 started with a guess of MSN, in competition with Northwest Orient.
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