Re: Development of MD-11?

Date:         24 Jan 98 02:53:28 
From:         "JCSFlyboy" <jsflyboy@airmail.net>
Organization: INTERNET AMERICA
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Robert Nielsen wrote in message ...
>With Boeing giving more attention to Douglas Products, has anyone
>speculated about an MD-11 fitted with 777 wings and 3 777 engines?
>Wouldn't this create quite a capable very long range airplane?
>
Why? The 777 as is has a longer range than the MD11. It would have great
range but most likely not very cost effective.