Re: thoughts on the A330

From:         Jennings Heilig <jheilig@gate.net>
Date:         27 Aug 95 14:37:11 
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Andrew,

	To tack on to your A330 comments...

> 1992.  One must ask the question why these airlines are not interested in
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> the A330-400X!  Furthermore, the engine companies (P&W, GE, and Rolls)
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	IMHO, the biggest reason is that it's not made in Everett, Washington.
Say what you will about Airbus vs Boeing, airlines will make the smart
choice when given two competing airframes.  Not to say that some
boneheaded moves have not been made, but generally, political
considerations aside, airlines will choose the best equipment.


Jennings Heilig