Re: Boeing launches 767-400ERX

Date:         21 Jan 97 01:32:26 
From:         M.J.Jennings@amtp.cam.ac.uk (Michael Jennings)
Organization: University of Cambridge DAMTP
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In article <airliners.1997.218@ohare.Chicago.COM>,
Terry Schell <tschell@s.psych.uiuc.edu> wrote:
>matt@firstsol.com (matt weber) writes:
>
><snip>
>>The following information on the 767-400ERX is from the 6 January 1997 edition
>>of Aviation Week and Space technology
><snip>
>>The 767-400ERX is claimed to offer comparable capacity to the A330-200 with a
>>directoperating cost about 5% lower.
>
>Is this figure from an independent analyst or from Boeing?  I am not
>doubting it... but I would love to know if this is marketing hype or
>something calculated by the folks at AWST.

	The figure is from Boeing. It's reasonably believable hower.
Boeing tend not to make promises about aircraft performances that they
can't meet.

	Michael.
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Michael Jennings
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