|Quoting Jet-lagged (Reply 2):|
I don't think an earlier launch date would make a huge difference. The venerable 747 has been around for about 35 years now, and its run is probably coming to an end.
I think you are right particulary if what Lehay says is true about the 2 US legacy carriers and CX
. Don't know if he is full of it, but if these guy opt for the 380 then it certainly won't help the 747adv's chances.
Paris will hold all the answers for us