samair
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Can This Be True- dc-9 sale query

Mon Aug 07, 2006 5:29 pm

hello all
I was recently looking on a website and it says that there is an DC9 for sale with no apu or engines for $40,000?? can this be to good to be true?
http://www.aircraftbrowser.com/DC-9%20No%20Engines%20or%20APU.htm
thanks

[Edited 2006-08-07 10:36:33]
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FutureFO
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Can This Be True- dc-9 sale query

Mon Aug 07, 2006 6:45 pm

Could be true. The engines and the APU would cost you a few bucks tho.


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notdownnlocked
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Can This Be True- dc-9 sale query

Mon Aug 07, 2006 6:50 pm

So where is this plane located where the engines and apu need to be shipped to so it can be made flyable again?
 
COERJ145
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RE: Can This Be True- Dc-9 Sale Query

Tue Aug 08, 2006 4:26 am

That looks like a baby-nine. Am I right?
 
sanjet
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RE: Can This Be True- Dc-9 Sale Query

Tue Aug 08, 2006 4:54 am

Could be...

I saw similar sale frmo Air Canada when they were getting rid of their 732's.
$20,000 US with no engine or apu.
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broke
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RE: Can This Be True- Dc-9 Sale Query

Tue Aug 08, 2006 5:26 am

Let's see.
You need Engines, APU, AD compliance, stage III noise compliance, TCAS installed, RVSM compliance, probably needs a heavy check, etc., etc.
 
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RE: Can This Be True- Dc-9 Sale Query

Tue Aug 08, 2006 5:31 am

...and it may not even be airworthy at all.
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