Re: Qantas B777 or A340 Order?

Date:         06 Jan 2000 01:26:04 
From: (David Bromage)
Organization: Another Optus Customer
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David B. ( wrote:
: I heard that QF is going to be making a decision before the end of the year
: on whether there going to choose the B777 or A340 to cover that 'gap'
: between their 767-300's and 747-400's. Does anyone have any inkling on what
: they'll choose?

Nothing has been decided yet, but most likely 777s. They say they're
"considering" the A340 to get the best price from Boeing.

The 747-200s and SPs are due for retirement within 5 years, but the -300s
will continue flying for a while yet.