Re: Singapore Airlines The A340 vs 777 saga continues

Date:         27 Aug 99 03:08:25 
From:         JF Mezei <>
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re: lower ceiling on A340 vs B777 since 777 has wider fuselage.

Considering that much space is wasted ABOVE the cabin ceiling, I really
wonder if the cabin ceiling on the A340 must really be lower than on the

I do understand the issue of the walls next to windows being more at an
angle on the A340 than on the 777, but I do not understant why anyone
would want to claim that the ceiling in the middle of the cabin would be
lower on the A340.  Are there any facts to back this up ?