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China Airlines A340s

Sat Feb 24, 2001 12:33 pm

I CI getting rid of their MD11s after they receive the new A340s in May?? If yes, when?? And will the TPE-SYD-AKL service be switched to A340s as well??

Thanks a lot.

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RE: China Airlines A340s

Sat Feb 24, 2001 1:57 pm

Yes, CI sold 3 MD11 already.
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RE: China Airlines A340s

Sat Feb 24, 2001 2:20 pm

Indeed, at least 3 MD-11's have been sold to Federal Express in recent days.
Also, according to Marc Shaeffer's Airliner Orders Website, China Airlines will firm up orders for 9 A330-300's.


RE: China Airlines A340s

Sat Feb 24, 2001 2:27 pm

Whats that URL again for Marc's site?


RE: China Airlines A340s

Sat Feb 24, 2001 2:27 pm

CI might lease the A330s instead of Buying them.

Ci's A340-300 will replace CI's current route opb MD-11s, includes :


As well as regional routes during the day.
CI is expected to sold all of its MD-11s this year, as well as a B747-200.

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