Re: Sabena goes for Avro RJs, rather than Fokkers

From:         tim@me.rochester.edu (Tim Takahashi)
Date:         5 Sep 1995 19:33:53 -0700
Organization: University of Rochester, School of Engineering
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>>This must be quite a feather in the BAe cap, and rather a bad blow to
>>Fokker.  I wonder what BAe offered.

It seems these days that the Fokker is a much more popular plane
than the BAe in the US. Air Wisconsin seems to be flying BAe 146s
mostly on short haul routes in the midwest, I think Air Canada
flys them on the Maritime route. The Fokker, though, seems to be
a mainstay of American Airlines.

Neither plane is as ubiquitious as an MD-80 or 737, though...

What is the equipment mix on European routes like?

-tim