Re: MD-95-30 becomes 717-200 "Regional Jet"

Date:         20 Jan 98 01:29:19 
From: (Cole Pierce)
Organization: McDonnell Douglas, Houston Division
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In article <airliners.1998.53@ohare.Chicago.COM>, writes:
> In article <airliners.1998.23@ohare.Chicago.COM>, kls@ohare.Chicago.COM (Karl Swartz) wrote:
> > Boeing announced today that the MD-95-30, launched in October 1995 by
> > ValuJet (now AirTran Airlines), is being renamed the 717-200.
> Will the larger MD-90 still be in production, or is just the MD-95, now
> known as the 717 be made?

The MD-95 is the only McDonnell-Douglas design that is being
continued by Boeing.