A WestJet 737-600 in Las Vegas (Photo: AirlineGeeks | William Derrickson)

Winglet-less and Wearing Thin: The Boeing 737-600 Today

Although the Boeing 737 currently stands as the best-selling commercial aircraft, the Seattle-based company’s designs for the narrowbody aircraft have not always been loved by airlines. This is the case for the Boeing 737-600, who was outclassed by the larger Boeing 737-700 and would lose out to the larger aircraft type with the 737-700 bringing in 1,128 orders to the 737-600’s 69. However, these 69 aircraft have played crucial roles for the airlines they operate for and some even continue…