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Impact of COVID-19: Data Updates – A4A
The relatively mundane title belies the true ugliness you’ll find in this report. This is 15 slides of pure airline carnage. Might want to grab a stiff whisky before you crack this open.
Two for the road
Keeping our Parked Planes in Flying Shape – Hawaiian Airlines Mana’o
We’ll start our tour of parked aircraft in Honolulu where Hawaiian has more than 50 airplanes parked anywhere it can find a spot, including on the now closed runway 8L/26R. I found the little tidbit about fixing airflow on the A321neos while they sit on the ground interesting.
This is how we park the majority of our aircraft – KLM Blog
And now to the other side of the world in Amsterdam where KLM is parking its much larger fleet. Five of the seven terminal piers are non-operational and just being used to park aircraft. The Aalsmeer runway is also being used. (Side Note: I love that they name their runways in Amsterdam.)