Re: Best Sellers

Date:         13 Mar 98 03:35:25 
From:         Marc Schaeffer <marcmscREMOVE_TO_REPLY@cmdnet.lu>
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Karl Swartz wrote:

> >What are the best selling commercial airliners? Based on a few random facts
> >and a lot of guess work, I'd guess they come out something like this:
> >  1. Boeing 737
> >  2. McDonnell-Douglas DC-9/MD-80/MD-90/Boeing 717-200
> >  3. Boeing 727
> >  4. Boeing 747
> >  5. Airbus A320/A319/A321
> >
> >After that, I have no idea where to go. 707? A300? DC-10?
>
> Close, except the 707 is still ahead of the A320/319/321 for now,

Obviously it all depends if the criteria is total announced orders or
total airframes produced. Hard to know what the original poster meant by
'best selling commercial airliners'. I would guess total announced
orders, but again this is a guess ...

Rgds,
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