Re: Turkey to select aircraft bid this month

Date:         04 Jun 97 01:45:41 
From:         "Lucien" <>
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 H Andrew Chuang wrote in article ...
>In article <airliners.1997.1112@ohare.Chicago.COM>,

>want.  EU simply cannot tell AA, DL or any other airlines that they
>cannot sign an exclusive agreement with Boeing.  Yes, DL and AA are
>big, but the remaining market is still big enough for Airbus and
>Boeing to compete.

It is not only about competition between Boeing and Airbus, but also about
competition between airliners. If large airliners can buy their aircraft
cheaper than smaller airliners it may make a difference in exploitation and
making profit.

In other sectors of industry, this way of selling was already happening in
both Europe and the US. So what's new?