Date: 26 Jul 98 23:57:19 From: Chuanga@cris.com (H Andrew Chuang) Organization: Concentric Internet Services References: 1 2
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In article <airliners.1998.1116@ohare.Chicago.COM>, David Bromage <email@example.com> wrote: >H Andrew Chuang (Chuanga@cris.com) wrote: >> However, to my surprise, Taiwan's CAA demanded China Airlines to phase >> out the A300 in two years under the recommendation of "experts" (foreign >> and local). > >The experts weren't representatives of AI and Boeing, were they? Just the >thing the manufacturers need to say, "get rid of your old aircraft". I'm pretty sure the "experts" weren't manufacturer reps. When I learn more about this, I'll post it. >> Expect a sizable B777 (or B777/767) order soon from CI. > >Or A330/340? The A340-500 is being considered and might have a slight chance. However, all signs indicate that it will be primarily a Boeing order with the A340-500 having a remote chance to be included.