Re: American Fleet Replacement Plans

Date:         08 Dec 96 04:12:28 
From:         kls@ohare.Chicago.COM (Karl Swartz)
Organization: Chicago Software Works, Menlo Park, California
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>>Nine of the MD-11s have been sold to FedEx, the remaining 7 will
>>also be sold to someone.

>I seem to recall that FedEx has right of first refusal on them.

The announcement of the deal was worded somewhat strangely --
something like AA having the option to sell the remaining seven
aircraft to FedEx, rather than FedEx having the option to buy
them.

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