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New China Southern Airlines Boeing 737-800

Sat Aug 24, 2002 6:35 am

China Southern Airlines has accepted it's first Boeing 737-800 with no blended winglets.

"The 737-800 is a wonderful aircraft, and we are confident that our passengers will enjoy and feel confident in flying on this brand-new airplane," said Yang Guangha - VP of China Southern.

The 738 will be in a two - class configuration, 8 F and 159 Y seats.
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China Southern Airlines is China's largest airline and had 95% load factors on US flights pre 11 September 2001.

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hkgspotter1
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RE: New China Southern Airlines Boeing 737-800

Sat Aug 24, 2002 11:10 am

I wish they got the winglets !!
 
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RE: New China Southern Airlines Boeing 737-800

Sat Aug 24, 2002 11:13 am

oh....no wingletsn why not????  Sad  Sad  Sad
cathay pacific, now you're really flying
 
dynkrisolo
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RE: New China Southern Airlines Boeing 737-800

Sat Aug 24, 2002 10:00 pm

Because they don't need the extra range.
 
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RE: New China Southern Airlines Boeing 737-800

Mon Aug 26, 2002 1:42 pm

 Pissed I saw it stop in Honolulu on Friday evening. I wen't back on early Saturday morning hoping to get a nice shot (the sun is good in morning, not afternoon) and she was gone!!!Pity I didn't catch her!!!!

Je89 Sad  Crying
 
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RE: New China Southern Airlines Boeing 737-800

Mon Aug 26, 2002 1:44 pm

Oh yeah, they will order more right? Can you give me the dates?

Thanks,
Je89
 
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RE: New China Southern Airlines Boeing 737-800

Mon Aug 26, 2002 2:31 pm

They have 19 more on order.
 
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RE: New China Southern Airlines Boeing 737-800

Mon Aug 26, 2002 3:35 pm

I mean delivery dates...

Thanks,
Je89  Smile/happy/getting dizzy