Buckfifty: Don't forget that much of the 7E7 technology, while new to the civil industry, is <I>not</I> new to the defense sector. And guess where the majority of Boeing's revenue comes from? Another case in point - I firmly believe the BWB will be military-driven, and eventually propagate to the ci...Jump to post
Now that I think about it, when I tried to book a OneWorld miles redemption flight I had earlier this year, they wanted to do: <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acronym>-><acronym title="Raleigh / Durham - International (RDU / KRDU), USA - North Caroli...Jump to post
<B>FlyCMH</b>: Yeah, 'bookable' is really what I meant. Clearly, I could go onto an airline/travel site and book multi-leg trips, but whether the reservations systems would automatically do this is another question Reasons for doing this? Almost certainly timing-related, or perhaps to meet another p...Jump to post
The 7E7-3 wingspan is 52m (170ft), while the 7E7-8/9 wingspan is a whopping 59m (193ft.) Clearly will be an issue for medium-haul airports like Midway.
[Edited 2004-06-09 06:38:12]
To quote DFWRevolution: A330-200 (253 passengers)(6,600 nm)(507,000 lb) A330-300 (295 passengers)(5,600 nm)(507,000 lb) 7E7-8 (217 passengers)(8,500 nm)(480,000 lb) 7E7-9 (257 passengers)(8,300 nm)(500,000 lb) So <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acrony...Jump to post
There are TONS of foreign carriers in <acronym title="South African Airways">SA</acronym>, and if you fly domestic, there are still a few choices. Specifically, OneWorld is very strong in that area. SkyTeam is sort of weak, but there are plenty of independents there. The checkin counter at <acronym ...Jump to post
That's what EMBRAER is for.
ORD-><acronym title="Frankfurt - Main (Rhein-Main <acronym title="Air Berlin (Germany)">AB</acronym>) (FRA / FRF / EDDF), Germany">FRA</acronym>-><acronym title="CURRENT: Munich (- Franz Josef Strauss) (MUC / EDDM), Germany AND OLD: Munich - Riem (MUC / EDDM) (closed), Germany">MUC</acronym>-><acron...Jump to post
The flights where I've had the best coffee was Iberia. Consistent across all four flights. Which is strange considering how badly the flights sucked otherwise. <acronym title="Miami - International (MIA / KMIA), USA - Florida">MIA</acronym> (742)-><acronym title="Madrid - Barajas (MAD / LEMD), Spain...Jump to post
I'm looking for any info on annual sales of each series, from inception. It's for a Wikipedia article. Anyone have any hard info? My Google search has come up dry. BTW, this is not a topic over which I want to have a war. I am only interested in pure numbers. Flamebaiters, go to another thread. Than...Jump to post