Re: A 777 with four engines.

Date:         11 Jul 98 03:00:19 
Organization: Delphi ( email, 800-695-4005 voice)
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JF Mezei <> writes:

>I am not familiar with jet engine prices (they don't carry them in stock
>at the local supermarket:-). It would be interesting to see a comparison
>of *purchase* price for 4 A340 class engines compared to the price for
>2 777 class engines.

Don't forget, though, the increased maintenance costs of twice as many
engines. A more valid comparison would be _life cycle costs_, which covers
all costs - purchase price, operations, maintenance - from procurement
to retirement.

Ed R.