Re: 737NG (was: Seating Pitch)

Date:         06 Jun 98 15:39:11 
From:         faurecm@halcyon.com (C. Marin Faure)
Organization: NorthWest Nexus Inc.
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In article <airliners.1998.849@ohare.Chicago.COM>,
westin*nospam@graphics.cornell.edu (Stephen H. Westin) wrote:
> That shocks me; as the '57 was originally an uprated 727, I thought
> the revisions were limited to nose, tail, and wing. Wasn't the
> fuselage cross section carried over?

No, the 757 had an all-new fuselage design.  As a result, it is very
slightly larger in diameter than the 07/27/37, although for all practical
purposes the cabin widths are the same.

C. Marin Faure
  author, Flying A Floatplane