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UPS Selected P&W4158 for A-300  
User currently offlineUPSpilot From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (15 years 5 months 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 1106 times:

UPS announced the Pratt & Whitney 4158 engine for its order of Airbus a-300 regional freighters. I'm surprised it seemed UPS was going for all Rolls Royce engines for the fleet until now the first few 75's had Pratts but then went to the RR RB211. Is this engine really that good?
Jeff

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User currently offlineKL808 From United States of America, joined May 1999, 1584 posts, RR: 2
Reply 1, posted (15 years 5 months 6 days 18 hours ago) and read 1106 times:

I dont think there are any A300 powered with Rolls Royce engines, and thats why I think they ordered the P&W.

drew



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User currently offlineJETPILOT From United States of America, joined May 1999, 3130 posts, RR: 29
Reply 2, posted (15 years 5 months 6 days 17 hours ago) and read 1106 times:

Maybe you could elaborate on your idea a little more please.

User currently offlineL-188 From United States of America, joined Jul 1999, 29792 posts, RR: 58
Reply 3, posted (15 years 5 months 6 days 5 hours ago) and read 1106 times:

I'm still shocked that UPS went with Airbuses instead of keeping an all 767-757 fleet.


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