Re: A330/340 vs. B777

Date:         13 Feb 97 01:37:38 
From:         "Gary J. Page" <G.J.Page@lboro.ac.uk>
Organization: Loughborough University of Technology
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C. Marin Faure wrote:
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> These surveys have been conducted for years and years by the travel
> industry, the airline industry, and the airframe manufacturing industry.
> Every one of these surveys ends up with the same data: most passengers
> don't know who built the plane they're on, they don't know how many
> engines it has, they don't know what color it's painted, and THEY DON"T
> CARE.

I remember an interesting finding from a survey published in Air
Transport World asking about seat pitch, width, price etc. The
conclusion was that the most important factor was sitting next to an
empty seat!

Gary Page

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