sectflyer From United States of America, joined Oct 2008, 359 posts, RR: 0 Posted (5 years 4 months 2 weeks 3 days 11 hours ago) and read 2484 times:
I know that DL was planning on doing some F upgrades on there MD88 fleet. I am going on one July 4 weekend. Was wondering what and if any changes I would see. Any other updates being done on these aircraft?
PHXtoDCAtoMSP From United States of America, joined Feb 2008, 299 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (5 years 4 months 2 weeks 3 days 10 hours ago) and read 2378 times:
First one goes in in late June according to the Press Release from TIMCO. The prototype airplane for modifications like this usually takes a month or so to receive the mod and get its certification. I would expect the first one out in late July or early August
The updates are more than just for the F cabin, it is a full interior overhaul, including new overhead bins and seats. The rear galley will also be removed. The new configuration will have 150 seats, although I have heard conflicting information on whether it will be 14/136 or or 16/134.
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