Delta uses the 767's to the max right now, you'll see it on short hops, like ATL
, or ones like ATL
But with the demise of the M11 fleet, it basically halved Delta's super longhaul fleet...it just keeps shrinking, especially with the retirement of the L10 in 2001. I hope to see more 777's come online soon..I think they can fill them. So yes, the longhaul fleet is smaller.
The 764's aren't helping though, being in that super dense config, and never getting to go Intl..they really could use that aircraft better. Even though it's the L-1011 replacement.
I had always heard that they were "parking" the MD
-11 fleet. Obviously, some are gone to other carriers, but I wish there was the slim chance of a rebound of them...oh well, guess I'll have to settle for the simulator in ATL
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