Date: 19 Aug 98 00:57:41 From: "john r." <email@example.com> Organization: silence References: 1 2 Followups: 1
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In article <airliners.1998.1157@ohare.Chicago.COM>, Chris Dahler <firstname.lastname@example.org> 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. -- john r.