Re: Orders for Airliners in 1997

Date:         11 Feb 98 04:26:41 
From: (Niels Sampath)
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In article <airliners.1998.205@ohare.Chicago.COM>
           kls@ohare.Chicago.COM "Karl Swartz" writes:

>Possibly Sirocco/Tupolev, which sold a handful of RB.211-535 powered
>Tu-204s to someone in southeast Asia (Vietnam?).  I'm not sure if the
>sale was last year, though.

	Was it SE-Asia/Vietnam? I thought it was an Egyptian concern.
In either case, the latest World Airline Fleets News says Sirocco
will support Tu-204 operations by the Egyptian Air Force  (4 freighters
and 2 VIP a/c)  and Golden Jordan, a new start-up, with 4 R-R powered