Re: Boeing 717?

From: (John Liebson)
Organization: ISFSI
Date:         07 Jul 95 14:26:24 
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  or MIME structure (Michael Jennings) wrote:

>	Boeing produced a prototype jet transport in the mid-1950s,
>which was called the Boeing 367-80 (the odd number was intended to
>try to confuse the competition).

Not entirely correct: Model 367-80 was the 80th (!) design study of an
improved version of the Model 367, aka the C-97.