Re: Convair 990's

Date:         04 Jun 97 13:03:56 
From: (Stephen Westin )
Organization: Ford Motor Company
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In article <airliners.1997.1210@ohare.Chicago.COM> kls@ohare.Chicago.COM (Karl Swartz) writes:

> Swissair donated one 990 to the Swiss Transport Museum in Lucerne,
> where it presumably is still intact.

I can testify to its existence in 1988, when I visited the museum. It
was on a pylon in the courtyard, at an overhead level. As I recall,
there was a bridge to allow entry, where we could see part of the
cabin. The original capacity was only about 100 PAX, I believe.

-Stephen H. Westin (spammers to
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