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User currently offlineSeven37s From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (12 years 7 months 1 week 11 hours ago) and read 740 times:

Can this be right. Combined AA/TWA have over 360 Md80s
God help them!!!!!!!!!

Fleet (November 2001)
American and TWA

AMERICAN
MD80
259

TWA
MD80
103


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User currently offlineAA777 From United States of America, joined May 1999, 2544 posts, RR: 28
Reply 1, posted (12 years 7 months 1 week 11 hours ago) and read 726 times:
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Yes, It is very Possible.
AA had over 200 Alone, so there is over half of them already.... But I like the MD-80's, They are pretty smooth, new looking, and quiet ...unless you are in the last 3 or 4 rows....  Smile

-AA777


User currently offlineFlagshipAZ From United States of America, joined Jan 2001, 3419 posts, RR: 14
Reply 2, posted (12 years 7 months 1 week 11 hours ago) and read 723 times:

Yep, that's right.
American has 259 MD-80s.
TWA had 103 MD-80s. However I expect up to half of TWA's MD-80s to be returned to the owners/lessors, as AMR does not care for some terms of the leases, namely the high monthly payments on them. Besides, having over 300 ships of one type is not so bad for a large carrier like American. Southwest has over 350 737s in their fleet. Regards.



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User currently offlineHlywdCatft From United States of America, joined Jan 2001, 5321 posts, RR: 6
Reply 3, posted (12 years 7 months 1 week 10 hours ago) and read 708 times:

I thought there were other issues too why AA was not going to keep the TWA MD-80s, I don't recall but I thought it was because of a different cockpit configuration

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