c3000flyboy wrote:The lady who owns the private 737 at YYJ probably got sick of waiting for the long range tanks that were supposed to be installed 10 years ago, and just chartered.
jimbo737 wrote:Sherry Brydson’s 737-500
In executive configuration has tremendous range.
Very low cycle.
I believe Viking Air still manages that aircraft.
c3000flyboy wrote:For the many years I interacted with the aircraft, the long-range tanks had been removed. Without them they could not make it to Hawaii from YYJ, it had once been suggested trying from OAK but even from there it was very much a risky go.
So no, it did not have "tremendous range". 5.5hr legs at most.
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