Re: B777-300/B777-300ER???

Date:         01 Feb 99 02:37:24 
From:         Matthew Willshee <mjw44@cam.ac.uk>
Organization: University of Cambridge, England
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Karl Swartz wrote:

> Since most airlines only bought the non-IGW version until they could get
> the IGW, they also tend to have them in distinct blocks.  BA, for example,
> has their 777-236 models as G-ZZZA thru G-ZZZE, while the IGWs are G-VIIA
> up to at least G-VIIM plus, for some reason, G-RAES.

This was in honour of the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) - the UK
professional institution for Aeronautical Engineers.  Pictures of the
plane were in the society's literature when BA took delivery.

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