15 April 2010
China Eastern's B-2258
As China Eastern receives more Boeing 737NGs, they are retiring their McDonnell-Douglas MD-90 fleet. Delta Air Lines is acquiring their entire 9-plane MD-90 inventory. The first MD-90 went to MZJ (Pinal Airpark, Marana, AZ), while the second went to GSO (Piedmont Triad Intl Airport, Greensboro, NC) to be integrated into the DL fleet.
B-2258 (c/n 53584) is the third of these MD-90s is making its way from PVG to MZJ as CES599, and is seen above on the Bradley Pacific Aviation ramp.