There was a post about this same subject just a few days ago. Boeing did consider the 717BBJ...probably still are. But the range is not there...2000 nm max still-air for the HGW 717. But, anything can happen. Personally if I had the cash, the 717BBJ would be my first choice for a private jet.
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