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Besides WN, Any Other Single Type Only Majors?  
User currently offlineTWA717_200 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (13 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 hours ago) and read 349 times:

How about it? Any operators with, let's say, 50 or more AC that only operate a single type?

I can't think of any here in the US...

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User currently offlineUnited_Fan From United States of America, joined Nov 2000, 7505 posts, RR: 7
Reply 1, posted (13 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 hours ago) and read 299 times:

Well,maybe not passenger or 50 a/c but....Atlas (5Y) only operates 747's.

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User currently offlineFlight152 From United States of America, joined Nov 2000, 3401 posts, RR: 6
Reply 2, posted (13 years 4 months 3 weeks 6 hours ago) and read 292 times:

Jetblue (A320)
I'm not sure if Airtran operates anymore 737 or DC-9's (717)


User currently offlineUS Air/TWA Fan From United States of America, joined Mar 2001, 125 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (13 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 hours ago) and read 265 times:

In a few years you can add AirTran and JetBlue to that list.

Jetblue now only has like 15 or so Airbus A320, but given a few years they will have 50 A320s.

AirTran flies a mix of 717, 737, and DC-9 aircraft, but by, I think, 2003 or 2004 they will be all 717.



User currently offlineFlight152 From United States of America, joined Nov 2000, 3401 posts, RR: 6
Reply 4, posted (13 years 4 months 3 weeks 4 hours ago) and read 257 times:

close enough!

User currently offlineTWA717_200 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 5, posted (13 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 hours ago) and read 239 times:

Well, I didn't think there were.

But, we could add National to the list with their all 757 fleet.


User currently offlineSushka From United States of America, joined Nov 1999, 4784 posts, RR: 15
Reply 6, posted (13 years 4 months 2 weeks 6 days 23 hours ago) and read 219 times:

Easyjet, Buzz, Jetblue, Frontier


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User currently offlineSrbmod From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 7, posted (13 years 4 months 2 weeks 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 205 times:

Frontier isn't anymore since they took delivery of their first A319.
Vanguard used to be until the got the MD-80s.
Spirit could be considered since the MD-80s are aka DC-9-80 along side with their DC-9s.
JetBlue
AirTran (pre VJ merger was an all 737 operator)
Valujet was an all DC-9 family operator.
National
Access Air (rip)
Comair
Allegiant Air


User currently offlineDragon-wings From United States of America, joined Apr 2001, 3989 posts, RR: 0
Reply 8, posted (13 years 4 months 2 weeks 6 days 7 hours ago) and read 188 times:

Japan TransOcean Air (JTA) uses a all B737 fleet.....I think


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User currently offlineIndianguy From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 9, posted (13 years 4 months 2 weeks 5 days 18 hours ago) and read 162 times:

Jet Airways of India (9W) had been an all Boeing 737 fleet with over 25 B737's of various types. Now they have 5 ATR72's as well to handle smaller sectors.

Their avg age of their fleet is just 4.5 years!