Re: 767-400 "a different type"?

Date:         19 Aug 98 00:57:41 
From:         "john r." <john@guava.demon.co.uk>
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In article <airliners.1998.1157@ohare.Chicago.COM>, Chris Dahler <dahler@iglobal.net> writes
>As far as I am aware, the aircraft will be the same type rating as the
>757/767.  The problem for airlines will come mainly with the avionics, just
>like the 737NG has the same type rating as the older 737's.  The -400 uses a
>777-like cockpit, while the older 757/767 uses a mixture of EFIS and
>round-dial instruments.

Well folks, all the 757/767's I hve seen have EFIS and EICAS crt
systems. They use an separate engine backup display as EICAS is only
dual channel driven.

The Boeing glossy I saw was short on facts about what was behind the
side by side nav and pfd displays, the old system I suspect.
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john r.