Re: A340 development

Date:         01 Mar 97 02:45:01 
From:         usenet@cryogen.com (Eric)
Organization: Cryogen
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On 19 Feb 97 02:46:23 , Chuanga@cris.com (H Andrew Chuang) wrote:

>P.S. China Eastern has recently announced its Summer 97 schedule.  The
>     airline will operate all its LAX services with the MD-11 instead
>     of the A340.  Earlier, I have heard the airline was not happy with
>     the long-range performance of the A340.  The new schedule seems to
>     confirm the unsubstantiated rumor.

>From what I heard, the reason for an all MD-11 service to LAX is to
offer an all A340 service to Europe where they enjoy a higher yield.