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BA 757 Retirement Schedule  
User currently offlineUs330 From United States of America, joined Aug 2000, 4123 posts, RR: 13
Posted (14 years 4 months 2 weeks 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 2001 times:

With BA having made a deal to sell all of their 757's to DHL for conversion to freighters, what is the schedule for the eventual phase out of the aircraft?

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User currently offlineAmerican 767 From United States of America, joined May 1999, 4527 posts, RR: 12
Reply 1, posted (14 years 4 months 2 weeks 3 days 10 hours ago) and read 1917 times:

I think that BA already started phasing them out now. The 757's at BA will probably be gone in 2005, if not earlier. I don't know anything more about that.
I flew on one from London to Brussels in 1999.

Ben Soriano
Brussels Belgium

Ben Soriano
User currently offlineJwenting From Netherlands, joined Apr 2001, 10213 posts, RR: 17
Reply 2, posted (14 years 4 months 2 weeks 3 days 9 hours ago) and read 1904 times:

What's to replace them? That's a big deal for someone...

I wish I were flying
User currently offlineRw774477 From United States of America, joined Feb 2001, 1101 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (14 years 4 months 2 weeks 3 days 7 hours ago) and read 1876 times:

With 319's and 320's in the fleet 321 can't be too far behind


User currently offlineRyanb741 From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2002, 3222 posts, RR: 14
Reply 4, posted (14 years 4 months 2 weeks 3 days 7 hours ago) and read 1874 times:

I think the plan is to have an all-airbus shorthaul fleet and an all-boeing longhaul fleet.

I used to think the brain is the most fascinating part of my body. But, hey, who is telling me that?
User currently offlineHeavymetal From Ireland, joined May 2015, 17 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (14 years 4 months 2 weeks 3 days 3 hours ago) and read 1834 times:

Sad to see...after all, as one of two launch customers, the 757 was BA's "baby".

They knew a good thing when they saw it. Fantastic airplane.

User currently offlineRojo From Spain, joined Sep 2000, 2511 posts, RR: 8
Reply 6, posted (14 years 4 months 2 weeks 2 days 19 hours ago) and read 1785 times:

BA is replacing the B752 with A319´s and A320´s. Their new strategy is to reduce seats on most of the routes and if they have big demand, increase frequencies. They are doing the same with the long houl fleet. B777´s (fewer seats) are replacing B744´s.


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