Re: Boeing cancels 747-500X/600X?

Date:         03 Mar 97 01:30:12 
From:         tschell@s.psych.uiuc.edu (Terry Schell)
Organization: University of Illinois at Urbana
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mba340@club-internet.fr (Ben) writes:
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>Just for info, FEDEX excutive chairman said in financial time that
>A3XX is the best airplane for FEDEX needs.SO....

hmmm... does this mean that FEDEX is ready to order the plane, or it
looks good to them?  I guess I see why it looks good to them, but the
decision will be made based on the price that Airbus can deliver the
plane for.  At this point, I would be suprised if FEDEX ordered it but
it does sound like they might be gearing up to do just that.

Sincerely,
Terry "anyone-got-more-details" Schell