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Under Development / Wish List / Suggestions / Re: 788 capacity suggestion
« on: September 16, 2020, 01:12:55 am »
Thank you for the suggestion! I agree that some airplane data have inaccurate numbers but for game balance sake we usually do not change the values once they are released especially for capacity which could affect the turnaround time

Maybe for V2 :)

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Game FAQ / Let's play Airline-club!
« on: September 07, 2020, 05:17:39 pm »
A very nice video series created by Sky Chariot ! :)

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2ZQQcKdU0KhJiPLzLxNKjQ

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Bug Reports / Re: Ayers Rock (AYQ)
« on: July 10, 2020, 01:04:26 am »
Due to performance concern, we only display the top like 3k airports (i don't remember the exact number). If the airport is too small to be displayed, it probably would have no demand in the game unfortunately :(

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Under Development / Wish List / Suggestions / Re: v1.3 planning :)
« on: July 10, 2020, 01:02:03 am »
the game world is frozen right now :)

Maybe in V2

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General Discussion / Re: coding
« on: June 16, 2020, 01:23:30 pm »
that used to be a hot topic like around 2000, which a lot of IT companies outsource their coding to India/China or places with cheaper labor. Though it might sometimes be counter-productive to do so: https://www.quora.com/Is-outsourcing-to-India-useless-Is-it-counter-productive-Have-american-companies-stopped-outsourcing-to-India-Is-there-any-difference-between-outsouring-to-small-companies-vs-outsourcing-to-bigger-firms

Not saying that outsourcing is going to be gone completely, but there are reasons that IT companies in the North America expanding their development teams in the US and Canada like all the major companies: Amazon, Google, Facebook etc

So for IT, it's not the same like some manufacturing jobs which really could be moved to another country for good. Software development requires good education, and highly educated workforce could be relatively cheaper in some countries, but not by a lot when all factors are accounted for.





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thanks for the explanations

Do the total interest charge makes sense in this game right now?

For the interest rate i was simply doing (total interest / borrowed amount) :P

Is APR people use for mortgage too? i know people use that for car loans

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General Discussion / Re: coding
« on: June 09, 2020, 10:54:43 pm »
ah sorry I was slacking off and didn't check forums

Welcome to the coding world!

Coders make good money kekeke

I would say u can learn from online resources. I would suggest perhaps Java to start as it's the most popular and has most online resource available.

If you do decide to become a programmer then u can consider Computer Science in college. It makes decent salary and usually has reasonable work hours. ;)

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General Discussion / Re: best domestic airplane ?
« on: May 27, 2020, 11:32:11 am »
what about mizubishi and CS100? :)

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General Discussion / Re: How to bankrupt a small airline fast
« on: May 27, 2020, 01:40:05 am »
Congratz!

on your bankrupcy!

And it's likely not the last one

puahhahahahah ;D

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Im not a loan expert here the rate we listed indeed in not APR

But im not sure if 5 years loan has much lower interest rate than 1 year lean? can you please explain it?

For example, if someone takes a $100 loan, and the 1 year rate is 10% and 5 year rate is 15%. I would supposed that the on 1 year term the total amount to repay is $110 and on 5 year term the total amount to replay is $115, it is true that on 5 year term, on average only $3 per year on interest, but at the same time the borrower really just getting $20 loan on average per year over 5 years period?


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Can u try to disable the airplane dots animation? click on the button on the bottom right of the google map (a dot and an arc arrow). and see if it works better?

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General Discussion / Re: Service Quality/Price Relationship
« on: May 04, 2020, 03:18:37 pm »
It's complicated. ur competitor might have a better alliance network/higher loyalty.

And also different passenger types have different price sensitivity...so u really have to do it trial and error

:)

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Airline Alliance / Re: Unisky thread
« on: May 04, 2020, 02:21:00 pm »
Sure we can take ya do we have any overlapped bases?

Sry i just checked LAX and DXB are overlapped with our existing alliance member... you might need to drop them if u want to join unfortunately :(

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General Discussion / Re: Create Flight Plan
« on: April 28, 2020, 11:59:12 am »
hover over the grey out button and it should tell u the reason.

Perhaps u have not assigned any airplane? hover over the (i) icon next to frequency will show a short clip on how to do it.

happy flying! :)

O and dun forget to say hi to the people using the chat (bottom left). And people are more willing to help if u have any questions ;)

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Under Development / Wish List / Suggestions / Re: v1.3 planning :)
« on: April 26, 2020, 10:09:50 pm »
Another update


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