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Allegro MD-80's?  
User currently offline717fan From Switzerland, joined Nov 2001, 2017 posts, RR: 5
Posted (14 years 1 month 2 days 14 hours ago) and read 1066 times:

Will Allegro take some MD-80's beside the ex-AM DC-9?
I Know once they had some MD-80's.

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User currently offlineAM744 From Mexico, joined Jun 2001, 1845 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (14 years 1 month 2 days 12 hours ago) and read 1045 times:

I don't know for sure, but taking some more MDs to replace the 727s would be profit wise. I guess there are many cheap MD-80s in the second hand market.

User currently offlineRojo From Spain, joined Sep 2000, 2514 posts, RR: 8
Reply 2, posted (14 years 1 month 2 days 11 hours ago) and read 1039 times:

Allegro did have one or two MD-80's some time ago. My brother flew on one MEX-CUN-MEX. I will guess that they got the B727 for a cheaper price and they return the 80 to the leasing company.

Allegro needs a replacement for the old B727's and the MD-80 will be excellent since they burn less fuel and they only require two pilots instead of the three the B727 uses.

I was reading on the newspaper that allegro is not very good financially; they had to close their regional airline in Nuevo Leon and they had to stop the development of the schedule service division.


User currently offlineGhost77 From Mexico, joined Mar 2000, 5274 posts, RR: 50
Reply 3, posted (14 years 1 month 2 days 11 hours ago) and read 1026 times:

Allegro is operating the MD83s again...

This far they got 2,

XA-TRW and XA-???

Rich  Smile

Ricardo Morales - flyAPM - ¡No es que maneje rapido, solo estoy volando lento!
User currently offlineRojo From Spain, joined Sep 2000, 2514 posts, RR: 8
Reply 4, posted (14 years 1 month 2 days 10 hours ago) and read 1019 times:

Maybe Allegro did like the 83's?

I did some research and found that they once operated the following:

49845 MD-83 With AeroMexico as XA-SXJ
49848 MD-83 With AeroMexico as XA-SWW
53191 MD-83 With Air Jamaica as N191AJ
53192 MD-83 With Air Jamaica as N192AJ

They should be getting good deals to start a fleet renewal in this times?


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