Re: Airbus on a roll

Date:         04 Dec 96 02:42:17 
From:         kls@ohare.Chicago.COM (Karl Swartz)
Organization: Chicago Software Works, Menlo Park, California
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>Remember that the 777 is just a glorified DC10-L1011-A340 plane which
>will eventually be able to fly just as far as the DC10-A340 planes can.

Eventually?!  The 777-200(IGW) will enter revenue service early next
year with substantially greater range than any DC-10 or L-1011, and
according to AW&ST numbers, greater than even the MD-11.  (The A340
still has greater range, though.)

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