Re: Boeing 717?

From:         Pete Mellor <pm@csr.city.ac.uk>
Date:         07 Jul 95 14:26:23 
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On 07 Jul 95 03:25:04, rxm@netcom.com (R. Morris) wrote:-

> So, why after all the 7's did the 720 get out of series?

That is the first I've heard of a "non-7" Boeing. When I went on
the guided tour of the Boeing 747 assembly line in May this year,
someone asked why everything in Boeing ends with "7", and the
answer is: nobody knows!

Peter Mellor, Centre for Software Reliability,
City University, Northampton Square, London EC1V 0HB
Tel: +44 (171) 477-8422, Fax.: +44 (171) 477-8585,
E-mail (JANET): p.mellor@csr.city.ac.uk
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