Productive Machine!

From:         ak336@cleveland.Freenet.Edu (John Dill)
Organization: Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH (USA)
Date:         08 Mar 95 02:59:52 
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I'm trying to estimate the productivity of a typical jet airliner.

Can anyone fill in the following blanks?:

Boeing 727

   amortized purchase price 20-25 yrs. ago._____________
   average hours flown since 1970-75       _____________
   average load factor during life         _____________
   average revenue per passenger/hour      _____________
   average operating cost per hour         _____________

I suppose the operators have this data at hand and could answer my
question:  "How much profit has a typical B727 made in it's lifetime?"

How about figures for other popular aircraft? 

Thanks, John

"Maverick's going supersonic..I'll be there in 30 seconds!"

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