Re: 707 airframes (Re: Date of Construction)

From: (John DiMarco)
Organization: Department of Computer Science, University of Toronto
Date:         31 Mar 94 00:30:01 PST
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  or MIME structure (Terrell D. Drinkard) writes:

>The DC-8 has shown much better economics over the long haul.  Fewer
>ADs, fewer aging fleet maintenance requirements.  But, all of that came at
>a price.

I'm not quite clear exactly why this is so. What exactly about the 707 makes
it less economical than the DC8? 


John DiMarco                                    
Computing Disciplines Facility Systems Manager  
University of Toronto                                     EA201B,(416)978-1928