Re: BA 146

Date:         01 Mar 97 02:44:57 
From: (RD Rick)
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In <airliners.1997.510@ohare.Chicago.COM> (William
L. Thomas) writes:
>I used to see many of the STOL BA 146(?)flying throughout the US. The
>last few years they seem to have disappeared. Where did they go and
>what was the cause of their demise?

You can't make money with them.  Engine maintenance is the killer.

    First it was a tank engine;
    Upgraded to a helicopter engine;
    Upgraded to fanjet in BAe-146;
    By Lycoming, Textron-Lycoming, Allied-Signal.