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Old Aug 21, 13, 9:40 am
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Cofyknsult
 
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Originally Posted by IAD22066 View Post
I haven't been able to find this thread yet but I'm certain this question is frequently addressed...

Does AA still have MD-80s in their fleet? I switched from AA a few years ago because I found myself in the back of those aircraft way to often. I don't see how any self respecting person could sit in that dark space with your head so close to those two jet engines. I also got sick of DFW (is Pepsi still the only thing you can drink there?).

Has anything changed?
Still a few hundred... scheduled to disappear fast.
But I love to fly old aircraft. I'd probably kill to be able to get back on a B 727, not to mention a Caravelle. They both were the most comfortable short range planes to fly on. The MD-80s are nowhere near that.
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