Posts Tagged ‘Boeing 717’


Flying Blind

We’ve just landed, picked up the car, and after a short drive, we turn toward a huge looming sign that says “DC Jets, Home of the 717.” Yes, we are here to do a bit of flight simulator training in the 717.
by Mario J. Craig O.D.

Rendering of a Delta Air Lines Boeing 717. (Image by Delta)

First Delta 717s to Arrive Next Year in Deal With Southwest

Delta's first batch of ex-AirTran Boeing 717 jets will arrive in 2013.
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Southwest Airlines new Evolve interior seats.

Southwest Airlines Upgrades Seats and Interiors With Eye On Sustainability

Southwest Airlines introduced a fresh cabin overhaul Tuesday at their Dallas headquarters, touting advancements in sustainability, comfort and efficiency.
by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren


An AirTran Boeing 717-200 (N950AT) wearing a special Little Debbie decal. (Photo by Cary Liao)

Delta Air Lines to Snatch Up AirTran’s Entire Boeing 717 Fleet

Delta Air Lines announced on Tuesday that it had reached a deal with Southwest Airlines to take delivery of all 88 Boeing 717 aircraft in the AirTran fleet should Delta's pilots ratify a new collective bargaining agreement.
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Midwest Airlines Out of Business as of Tonight

Along with bringing the end of Midwest's Boeing 717 service, Monday marks Midwest Airlines' final day of service as an independent carrier.
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