Re: A330/A340 Conversions

Date:         04 May 98 02:20:22 
From:         kls@ohare.Chicago.COM (Karl Swartz)
Organization: Chicago Software Works, Menlo Park, California
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>Well, you could add a couple of engines and change the fuselage! :-)

Actually, if you're talking about the A330-300 and A340-300, there'd be
no need to change the fuselage.  The differences are the center main on
the A340, some localized structural differences in the area of the
engine mounts, and a hell of a lot of wiring and other systems.  That
last part along with the cost of the engines would undoubtedly make such
an exercise prohibitive.

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