In late 1966 I believe Pacific Airlines (PC) flew the 727-100 until they could take delivery of 6 737s. When discussions began with West Coast and Bonanza, both DC9 users, on what would become Air West this order was cancelled. It's mentioned on a couple of web sites that Boeing already had them painted and on the ready line before they were bought by Air California. I have never seen any photographs of these planes in the PC livery although I did fly on one that Pacific Western (Western Pacific?) had while in Canada. It had the PC wall decorations.
Can anyone search the Boeing archives or get me an address at Boeing who could help me. They have got to be