Re: American Airlines press release regarding Boeing order

Date:         08 Dec 96 04:12:37 
From:         Chuanga@cris.com (H Andrew Chuang)
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In article <airliners.1996.2710@ohare.Chicago.COM>,
Karl Swartz <kls@ohare.Chicago.COM> wrote:
>
>AA generally prefers greater frequencies
>with smaller aircraft (domestic, JFK/ORD-LHR) or niche markets that
>can't support a larger aircraft (many of AA's trans-Atlantic routes,
>maybe SJC-NRT), so AA buying something as large as the 747 seems
>improbable.

It's unlikely that AA will buy anything larger than the B777.  However,
I was a little bit shocked to learn that they might be interested in
the B777-300 which is a B747-sized aircraft.