From: email@example.com (Ed Hahn) Organization: The MITRE Corporation, McLean, Va. Date: 07 Sep 96 17:09:06 References: 1 2 3 4 5
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In article <airliners.1996.1735@ohare.Chicago.COM> firstname.lastname@example.org (Tim Takahashi) writes: tt> What's the fuel economy like on a MD-80/90? Better or worse than a tt> equivalent 737? (or 727? given the length of the MD-90) The figure that was thrown around at the airline I used to work for was that the MD82/83 could operate many of the same routes as a B727-200 at 65% of the operating cost (i.e. pretty significant), at the expense of 7 fewer passengers in the cabin. ed -------- Ed Hahn | email@example.com | (703) 883-5988 -------- The above comment reflects the opinions of the author, and does not constitute endorsement or implied warranty by the MITRE Corporation. Really, I wouldn't kid you about a thing like this.