Re: Airbus on a roll

Date:         25 Nov 96 06:18:47 
From:         Pete Mellor <pm@csr.city.ac.uk>
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faurecm@halcyon.com (C. Marin Faure) wrote on Sun Nov 10 13:02:36 1996:-

> Airbus is selling the USAir airplanes at about 45 percent of their actual
> "retail" cost.

Fascinating! This should say something either about Airbus' profit
margins or their degree of desperation! Are the 'planes actually
being sold at a loss? What is the source of this information?

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