Re: Boeing naming convention for 777

Date:         04 Sep 99 11:38:40 
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"Antoin Daltun" <> wrote:
> Airbus are said to have soured their relationship with KLM in parallel
> circumstances.  KLM had a fleet of A310s with the three-crew
> cockpit.  They were interested in buying more and wanted the same
> cockpit for standardisation.  Meanwhile production was standardised
> on the later two-crew model and Airbus would not disrupt arrangements
> just for KLM

I've never heard of any A310 having a two-crew cockpit. If Airbus
soured its relations with KLM, it must have been over something else.

Stefano Pagiola
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