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Old Feb 8, 10, 7:31 am
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Originally Posted by BlueHorseShoe2000 View Post
As cwe84 mentioned, it was probably very costly and inefficient for Republic to keep these planes and associated infastructure around when there are plenty of E-jets to handle these missions.
I'm not so sure. Doesn't the Q400 have one of the lowest cost to operate in the industry, whereas the E135/145 and even the 170 are a little dicey with oil $70-80 dollars?
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