Re: re KLM Cargo 747s

Date:         18 Jun 99 01:39:58 
From: (Bartscher)
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>The two aircraft in question (PH-BUH and PH-BUI) are SUDs converted
>over to 747SFs. But..... The conversion process we (Boeing Wichita) used
>on them is STCed as the 747-300SF conversion as our DAS staff determined
>that a -300 conversion would be almost identical.

What exactly is the difference between a 747 SUD and a 747-300? I had thought
that the SUD was a marketing designation for what later turned into the -300.
Were there actually -200SUD aircraft that differed in some manner?

Eric Bartsch