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Fuel: 717 Vs. 737

Thu Oct 26, 2000 11:44 am

Does the 717 or 737-600 get better fuel burn?
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RE: Fuel: 717 Vs. 737

Sun Oct 29, 2000 6:40 am

While both are efficient aircraft, the B717 does burn less fuel than the 737-600. One of the marketing problems with the 737-600 is that it is "heavy" compared to the 717, as it weights more, and a larger % of its take off weight is of the structural weight versus potential payload.
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