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wpmike
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F-27 Operators In The US?

Wed Sep 10, 2003 5:09 pm

Hi- Does anyone know where I can obtain, purchase or beg a seat on an F-27 flight in the USA or Canada these days? It has been 20 years since a ride in one of those beautys. Thanks
 
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RE: F-27 Operators In The US?

Wed Sep 10, 2003 6:36 pm

Scenic Airlines / Eagfe Canyon Air in North Las Vegas , NV go to their website

www.scenic.com

According to Airways Magazine's North American Handbook.

You missed Mahalo Airlines in Hawaii by several years.
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RE: F-27 Operators In The US?

Wed Sep 10, 2003 11:32 pm

An answer slightly off the main question would the US Army. They have 2 F-27s for the Golden Knights parachute team. So unless you're willing to join the Army, and jump out of planes, your options for finding a F-27 or a FH-227 operator are slim to none. BTW, Air Wisconsin had a few F-27s not too long ago. But the one carrier I remember the having the most F-27s/FH-227s was Hughes Airwest. At my home airport at LAX, you couldn't miss these Yellow Bananas.  Wink/being sarcastic Regards.
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