Re: delta LA-Hong Kong flight

From:         lawlee@ms1.hinet.net (Lawrence Lee)
Organization: DCI HiNet
Date:         22 Jun 96 18:30:38 
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Bong <sabejo@pom.devry.edu> wrote:

>What happend to delta's la-hong kong flight? Did dl abandoned it because
>of the range problem with their md-11's? Also, I once read an article in
>AW&T that Dl will make a stop in taiwan for refuel. Is is the distance of
>la-taiwan and la-hong kong simmilar?

No. DL has abandoned LAX-TPE,LAX-HKG flight rout due to lower benifit.
And it take about 70 minutes fly from TPE to HKG. A MD-11 does not care this short range.