Re: FLY-BY-WIRE (AIRBUS vs. BOEING)

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Date:         17 May 95 17:24:46 
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>: FYI:  Fly-by-wire types: A319/A320/A321, A330, A340, B777, Concorde,
IL-96
>: Are there any others?
>The Boeing 747-400, 757, 767, and McDonnel-Douglas MD-11. The new MD-90
might
>also be FBW, but I'm not sure.

Boeing 747-400, 757, 767, MD-11, MD-90 - none of these are fly-by-wire,
they're all fly-by-cable.

The 757 does have a fbw spoiler system and on those with PW2037 engines
throttle control is fbw.