Re: Airbus on a roll

Date:         25 Nov 96 06:18:49 
From:         "Damon Marcus Lewis" <dmlewis@mit.edu>
Organization: DML Enterprises
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Karl Swartz <kls@ohare.Chicago.COM> wrote in article
<airliners.1996.2318@ohare.Chicago.COM>...

> I'm told that nobody in the financial community would have touched
> this deal, given USAir's financial position.  (Airbus is providing
> 100% of the financing on this order.)

Where did you hear this? I heard nearly the exact opposite from a Reuters
report which you can find on my.yahoo:

http://biz.yahoo.com/bin/jump?/finance/96/11/06/u_5.html+u+96+11

Apparently USAir(ways) is not in nearly as bad a financial position as some
people believe.
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Damon Lewis
"I don't actually fly planes, but riding them is kind of cool."