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How Long Did Continental Fly The 737-100?

Tue Dec 13, 2011 7:13 pm

There is a photo in the database that says CO had 737-100 till 1998's ...

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When did they retire them?What kept them flying this old bird when there were much improved 737's and A320's in market?
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RE: How Long Did Continental Fly The 737-100?

Tue Dec 13, 2011 7:50 pm

Those 737-100's were inherited from the People Express merger in 1987.

CO also received a large fleet of 737-200s from the Frontier Airlines acquisition the same year.
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