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Something Is A Little Off  
User currently offlineClassic707 From United States of America, joined Nov 1999, 548 posts, RR: 13
Posted (13 years 8 months 1 week 1 day 20 hours ago) and read 891 times:

Have a look at the number and placement of the doors on the UA 727-200 in the back ground. I think that there is an extra door in the place where the door would be on the 727-100. I think that there is another photo of this a/c here, if I can Ifind it I will include it latter.  

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User currently offlineIahcsr From United States of America, joined Jun 1999, 3433 posts, RR: 41
Reply 1, posted (13 years 8 months 1 week 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 848 times:
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Odd indeed. That door appears to be just in front of the wing It's further aft then seen on the 721. I'm stumped. Answers, anyone else?


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User currently offlineLAX From United States of America, joined Dec 2000, 2290 posts, RR: 3
Reply 2, posted (13 years 8 months 1 week 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 844 times:

Good observation! Appears to be a 727-200 with an extra door. The door(s) was added probably due to increased pax seating, wouldn't you think? It's probably a '27 with an all-economy layout.
What do you think? What other reason for it could there be?


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