Re: Airbus on a roll

Date:         25 Nov 96 06:18:49 
From:         kls@ohare.Chicago.COM (Karl Swartz)
Organization: Chicago Software Works, Menlo Park, California
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>And a minor nit: the B777-200IGW is still a "future" airplane.  There
>are none in service; so, while talking about futures, don't leave out
>the A340-8000, which has a longer range than the -200IGW.

While no 777-200IGW aircraft are in service, the first one began
flight tests last month and launch customer British Airways is due
to have them in service early next year.  The A340-8000 is nothing
more than a proposal which has yet to be finalized or launched at
this point.

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