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Are Eagle/Scenic F-27s Still Flying From Vegas?  
User currently offlineMEA-707 From Netherlands, joined Nov 1999, 4302 posts, RR: 36
Posted (10 years 1 month 2 weeks 6 days 16 hours ago) and read 1868 times:

Hi all,
I noticed the Fokker 27 fleet of Scenic Air/Eagle Jet Charter has largely been sold off recently. Any people from the Las Vegas region know what their plans are, if they will fly Fokker 27 in the future, replace it or only fly DHC-6 Twin Otters from now on? When did they cease F-27 flying and why?
Any help appreciated.


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User currently offlineIMissPiedmont From United States of America, joined May 2001, 6278 posts, RR: 34
Reply 1, posted (10 years 1 month 2 weeks 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 1789 times:

I believe all the F.27s are gone now. The fleet consists of the Twin Otter for sightseeing and the 1900C for the scheduled service.

The why, perhaps, is that the F.27 was unable to provide a proper view for 1/2 the passengers and was just too much aircraft for the scheduled service.

You need a window seat for the sightseeing flights.



Quit calling an airport ramp "Tarmac" and a taxiway "runway".
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