Re: Concorde's other customers

Date:         10 Dec 97 04:05:03 
From:         jdeitch@bellsouth.net (Jonathan N. Deitch)
Organization: Zippo News Service [http://www.zippo.com]
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In article <airliners.1997.2910@ohare.chicago.com>,
	kls@ohare.Chicago.COM (Karl Swartz) writes:
>>I also read an article about the Concorde being good for about 20 more
>>years. Can the world really handle that?
>
> If there's a market now, why shouldn't there continue to be one over
> the next 20 years?!  People don't just fly JFK-LHR once and then never
> do it again.

>From what I understand, there are quite a few package deals involving
the Concorde one way, and the QE2 the other .... as there are a lot more
seats on the QE2, it doesn't take much to fill up the Concorde.

Remember, it IS a rather small airplane, seat-wise ... if people keep flying
on it at $5k a ticket, why not keep flying it ?

- Jonathan