FLY777UAL
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757 Operating Costs--a Novice Can Answer This One!

Mon May 15, 2000 1:43 pm

I REALLY need an answer for this!

In Airways Magazine, they did an article on Canada 3000. In that article, someone from C3 was quoted as saying something to the effect that "the 757 costs $10,000/day to operate."

Was there a typo in this statement?

Should it be:
1)"The 757 costs $10,000/hr. to operate"
2)"The 757 costs $100,000/day to operate"

Thanks much!

 
scxmechanic
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RE: 757 Operating Costs--a Novice Can Answer This One!

Mon May 15, 2000 2:01 pm

I would say its 10K a day.. Only widebodys per hour costs are around $10,000 per hour..
 
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GreenArc
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RE: 757 Operating Costs--a Novice Can Answer This

Mon May 15, 2000 2:02 pm

FLY777UAL,

According to Air Transport World figures, this what a 757-200 costs to operate (based on 445 aircraft in service with US carriers). Figures are in dollars per block hour.

Fleet (units) 445
Block hours 1838830
Avg. stage length 1289
Crew cost $688.00
Fuel & oil $516.00
Dir. maint. labor & material $167.00
Maintenance-outside & overhead $400.00
Possession, insurance, other $727.00
Total direct cost $2,498.00

Hope this helps.

GreenArc
 
FLY777UAL
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RE: 757 Operating Costs--a Novice Can Answer This One!

Mon May 15, 2000 2:10 pm

That helps out a ton!

Thanks both of you!

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GreenArc---could you also tell me what the 767-200ER would cost to operate? That would be great! Thanks again!
 
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GreenArc
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RE: 757 Operating Costs--a Novice Can Answer This

Tue May 16, 2000 12:34 am

FLY777UAL,

Happy to help.

B767-200

Fleet (units) 88
Block hours 370505
Avg. stage length 2295
Crew cost $869.00
Fuel & oil $765.00
Dir. maint. labor & material $365.00
Maintenance-outside & overhead $504.00
Possession, insurance, other $692.00
Total direct cost $3,195.00

B767-300ER (for comparison purposes)

Fleet (units) 103
Block hours 506023
Avg. stage length 2461
Crew cost $873.00
Fuel & oil $813.00
Dir. maint. labor & material $227.00
Maintenance-outside & overhead $331.00
Possession, insurance, other $1,037.00
Total direct cost $3,281.00

Regards,
GreenArc
 
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RE: 757 Operating Costs--a Novice Can Answer This One!

Tue May 16, 2000 1:24 pm

Thanks again!

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