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AVOID SFO!!! 2 runways will be closed this summer

AVOID SFO!!! 2 runways will be closed this summer

Old Mar 23, 14, 1:40 am
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AVOID SFO!!! 2 runways will be closed this summer

You have avoid flying to SFO. 2 runways will be closed from Mid-May through Mid-September 2014. Due to FAA maintenance.

You have fly to OAK or SJC instead. This flights will be delayed. Due to slot controlled.

You have change the trip.

http://www.flysfo.com/flight-info/al...es-summer-2014

Please change the flight right way and don't fly to SFO. Due to runways maintenance.
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Old Mar 23, 14, 1:54 am
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And... the measures in place to mitigate the impacts to travelers.

http://thebat-sf.com/2014/03/20/runw...summer-travel/
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Old Mar 23, 14, 6:37 am
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Originally Posted by N830MH View Post
You have fly to OAK or SJC instead. This flights will be delayed. Due to slot controlled.
Could be a challenge for UA flyers as UA no longer flys from OAK. At least AA now has some limited partner availability with US from OAK.
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Old Mar 23, 14, 6:59 am
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Only in SF would they do this in peak tourist season. Having said that, it would be easy for many airlines, and especially UA, to trade some frequency for bigger planes. For example, I was on a narrow body to IAD last night and they had another one only 35 minutes earlier. Easy to turn it into one flight.
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Old Mar 23, 14, 7:57 am
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AVOID SFO!!! 2 runways will be closed this summer

Not so easy to just upguage the equipment. 1) The airframes must be available. 2) The planes regularly scheduled on these routes are planned to be used on other flights.

I didn't say it was impossible, just not so simple to do.
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Old Mar 23, 14, 10:04 am
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AVOID SFO!!! 2 runways will be closed this summer

Lol not quite the end of the world scenario the OP is trying to create
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Old Mar 23, 14, 10:36 am
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AVOID SFO!!! 2 runways will be closed this summer

Avoid??? BS....as if there was a swine flu outbreak in SFO.

I am sure ATC, Dispatch and airlines will have the right measurements in place.
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Old Mar 23, 14, 10:43 am
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Old Mar 23, 14, 1:41 pm
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Originally Posted by FlyinHawaiian View Post
Please continue to follow this discussion in the above-mentioned thread.
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