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Where Does All The AC DC-9s Go?

Tue Dec 10, 2002 12:58 pm

Found a picture on the Air Canada site of their retired DC-9 fleet:



The nose of the jet in the foreground look like it took a beating.
 
westjet_8
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RE: Where Does All The AC DC-9s Go?

Tue Dec 10, 2002 1:20 pm

One of the Dc9's got put in the Muesem and 2 or 3 Dc9's were still there when I was last in Montreal(bout a mounth ago).
Canadian. RIP 1999
 
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RE: Where Does All The AC DC-9s Go?

Wed Dec 11, 2002 12:04 pm

One was actually sold to an African startup. It left YUL on delivery a couple of weeks ago in its new livery.

I dumped at the gybe mark in strong winds when I looked up at a Porter Q400 on finals. Can't stop spotting.
 
jettblasterp
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RE: Where Does All The AC DC-9s Go?

Wed Dec 11, 2002 1:20 pm

Looks like the "beating" the nose took was a quick removal of the pitot tubes.

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