MAS 777 set 3 world records

Date:         09 Apr 97 03:09:25 
From:         "L.K. Wong" <lkwong@geocities.com>
Organization: nasionet
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In conjuction with Malaysian Airline's 50th anniversary celebrations,
their first 777-200-IGW nicked name 'Super Ranger' set the following
civilian aircraft world record on 2nd. and 3rd. April 1997;

Flying around the world in 41 hours and 59 minutes.

Longest non-stop flight and fastest non-stop speed; 20044km from Kuala
Lumpur to Seattle at an average speed of 889kph.

L.K. Wong