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What Has Become Of Airtrans 737s?  
User currently offlineSouthernDC915 From United States of America, joined May 2016, 0 posts, RR: 0
Posted (15 years 11 months 4 days 19 hours ago) and read 2213 times:

Did Airtran send their former B737-200s to the Scrapyard? How many do they still operate?


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User currently offlineNavion From United States of America, joined May 1999, 1033 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (15 years 11 months 4 days 19 hours ago) and read 2175 times:

I was passing through Atlanta Hartsfield yesterday and saw 2 of them, each in a different paint job. One was painted like the 717's & DC9's, while the other had the "737" particular paint job. This past Thursday, I saw one 732 in the old paint scheme. It was clean.

User currently offlineAA737-823 From United States of America, joined Mar 2000, 6292 posts, RR: 10
Reply 2, posted (15 years 11 months 4 days 16 hours ago) and read 2138 times:

Well, Airtran said that the new 717 would replace the 737 first. That increases commonality somewhat. But Airtran has not had that opportunity, since they have done some expansion, and used the new planes for that. So now maybe they are starting to scrap the 737s. Good thing, I say. While I love the 737-200, they are inefficient, and their frames are getting stressed beyond original intentions. I hate to see them go, but it is time to usher in the new age of aviation.

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