Re: C-130s and other military aircraft

Date:         13 Feb 97 01:37:37 
From: (Eric Chevalier)
Organization: Delta Internet Services, Anaheim, Ca
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In <airliners.1997.374@ohare.Chicago.COM>,
Meg Appleton <> writes:

>I was curious if the C-130's and C-141's have any commercial utility.
>If someone gave them away, would they find productive use or would the
>operating costs be simply too high?

According to the 94/95 JP Airline Fleets, Southern Air Transport has a
fleet of 15 C-130s.  I think they are the largest US commercial
operators of the type.  I think their fleet are commercial built L-100s
rather than converted military C-130s.

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