Re: O'Hare -> Hong Kong Non-Stop..Going GOOD!!!

From:         alaw@us.oracle.com (Alvin W. Law)
Organization: Oracle Corporation, Belmont, CA
Date:         26 Jul 96 10:59:13 
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In article <airliners.1996.1363@ohare.Chicago.COM> kls@ohare.Chicago.COM (Karl Swartz) writes:

> >The real test, IMHO, will be this coming winter when the strong jet stream
> >will push the flight time up above 17 hours.
>
> The flight is currently seasonal, with service scheduled to be
> suspended around October due to winter headwinds.

What would happen to that hard-faught slot at HKG?  Will UA add
another HKG-NRT flight or will UA use this slot for additional
non-stop service to the West Coast?  Slots at HKG is at a premium so I
would be surprised to see if UA will have it wasted during winter
months.