Date: 04 Jun 97 01:45:42 From: Mark Andrew Spence <email@example.com> References: 1 2 3 4
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Eric Peeters wrote: > FedEx was and still is the first airline committed to the A3XX, so > much in fact they hosted several conferences for potential buyers in > order to drum up support for the aircraft. Once the aicraft is finally > launched, I wouldn't be surprized if FedEx was the launch customer. > They expect to order about 5 of the type, if I remember well... The development cost for this aicraft is supposed to be around $15-billion. What is the projected selling price for othe A3XX, and how many would Airbus need to sell just to break even? Also, has Airbus officially given this project the go-ahead? M.S.