Re: A340 in China

Date:         01 Nov 97 18:55:52 
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>Having been there for a considerable time I can confirm that China
>Southwest (Not "Southwestern") prefer more than two engines for their
>Lhasa route.  This is somewhat irrespective of single engine take-off
>performance of a twin. More psychological than based on aircraft

It's prifirable to sy that chinese government choose airplane without
any strategy in term of fleet communalty.