|Quoting WIederling (Reply 249):|
I'd be surprised if Airbus can't "find" a teeny bit of MTOW raise for the -1000 as well.
another 9t would be super
So then why make a totally new airframe?
A MTOW raise of the 1000 and a stratch with the same number flying a little bit shorter.
For me this is a killer.