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Jetsgo Fokker 100s (Life Like The Horizon F28s?)

Wed May 19, 2004 12:35 am

How much life is left on these F100s? Will they outlast the F28s that Horizon had (in terms of operating years)?


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RE: Jetsgo Fokker 100s (Life Like The Horizon F28s?)

Wed May 19, 2004 2:45 am

Well, if its any indication, some of Canadian Regional's F28s were around 30 years old when they were retired in 2002.


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RE: Jetsgo Fokker 100s (Life Like The Horizon F28s?)

Wed May 19, 2004 2:58 am

Actually, Canadian North is using some them.
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RE: Jetsgo Fokker 100s (Life Like The Horizon F28s?)

Wed May 19, 2004 3:15 am

Assuming these are ex AA aircraft they were built between 1990-1993. They are relatively new. I suspect at LEAST 10 years before they even need to consider a replacement. Of course this is all dependent on cycles flown and relative efficiency against other aircraft in the market and whether Jetsgo can afford or wants to replace them based on a lot of other factors like current route system etc.