Re: Boeing 720

Date:         26 Dec 97 03:28:45 
From:         westin* (Stephen H. Westin)
Organization: Program of Computer Graphics -- Cornell University
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  or MIME structure (C. Marin Faure) writes:
> Whoever was in charge of model names
> didn't like that so they decided to call it the 717-020 because its short
> fuselage was more like the KC-135 (Boeing 717) than the other 707 models.

I thought the 717 (KC-135) actually had a *narrower* fuselage than the
707, not just a shorter one.

-Stephen H. Westin
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