Re: A3XX vs B747-600 (was: Airbus lawsuit coming?)

From:         rparpatt@pop.uniserve.com (Thundercraft)
Organization: UNIServe Online
Date:         26 Jul 96 10:59:15 
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>and -600, since the existing B747 wing is pretty much at its limits on
>the -400.  I would have thought that the aircraft could be stretched
>further if the wing was up to the job.
>
>Experience says that if there's one thing Boeing knows best about
>building jet transports it's getting the wing right.

I think they got the wing right on the 777.  Notice the absence of any
winglets.