Originally Posted by UnlimitedAkro
Before the opener ever started, I thought Delta made it clear that they wanted to get rid of all 50 seat flying, and said it was not profitable anymore. I am wondering how many people are celebrating today behind close doors that they were able sell their garbage that was already to be discarded (50 seat flying) for new 70-76 seat flying that Delta was already maxed out on.
Is that correct/incorrect?
That would be answer B: incorrect...with current fuel costs, DL wanted to drastically reduce the 50 seat hull footprint but it was made very clear that in the absence this agreement, the 50 seaters would be around a lot longer than desired.