Re: New Aircraft: what's cooking?

From:         chuanga@iia2.org
Organization: International Internet Association.
Date:         22 May 95 12:50:57 
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In article <airliners.1995.678@ohare.chicago.com>,
Andrew Muir <comanche@southwind.net> wrote:

>I haven't heard of any work on the rewinged, stretched 747,

Isn't B747X (a rewinged, stretched 747) considered as a possible
candidate/substitute for the NLA projct?

>but Boeing does have 3 rewinged 737 versions in design and committed to
>production, with a possible 4th.

What's the fourth one?  The NSA?  If so, I don't think it will share
the standard 737 fuselage, and I doubt it that the plane will be designated
as a 737.

>And is considering a shorter 777 for 8000 mile routes.

It's 8,000 nautical miles.

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  H Andrew Chuang   chuanga@iia2.org