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Midway's A320's  
User currently offlineMatt D From United States of America, joined Nov 1999, 9502 posts, RR: 47
Posted (14 years 7 months 6 days 4 hours ago) and read 630 times:

What happened to the 5 or so A320's that Midway operated?

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User currently offlineFlying-tiger From Germany, joined Aug 1999, 4161 posts, RR: 36
Reply 1, posted (14 years 7 months 6 days 4 hours ago) and read 595 times:

They were returned to ORIX, the leasing company. They still have 4 on order but it is more than unlikely that they will ever take them.

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User currently offlineFlyAA757 From United States of America, joined Jun 1999, 1009 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (14 years 7 months 6 days 4 hours ago) and read 596 times:

They were returned to their lessors, Kawasaki and ORIX, I believe. JI had ordered 4 320s directly from Airbus as replacements, but eventually this order was cancelled. When re-evaluating it's requirements, JI chose the 737-700(which wasnt available before) over the Airbus on price and economic factors. The pilots were rumored to dislike the busses as well. JI has ordered 15 73Gs directly from Boeing, and has already taken its first two(total 17) from a lessor(GECA?). They will enter service mid-February.

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