Aer Lingus A340 ??

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Aer Lingus A340 ??

Post by Nidata » Fri Mar 23, 2007 10:52 am

Is there any plans for Aer Lingus to purchase anything other than A330's for it's new long haul routes.

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Post by jumborunway » Fri Mar 23, 2007 12:58 pm

yes they have been looking at A350s but who knows what they will do.
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Post by AndyMax » Sat Mar 24, 2007 12:03 am

330s are looking very tired now

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Post by VNAV PTH » Tue Mar 27, 2007 9:00 am

Absolutely no chance of A340's for EI. DM doesn't like them from his experience at EK, and that's straight from the horses mouth.
The new 330's arriving have higher gross weights and thrust capabilities, enabling even the -300 to do the US West coast trips.
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Post by Dogbiscuit » Fri Mar 30, 2007 11:11 pm

Rumour on another forum suggests that a Boeing 787 order may be on the cards.......bring back Boeing !!

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Post by Bearcat » Sat Mar 31, 2007 5:38 pm

it's nothing do with whether DM likes / dislikes 340's.....340's wont get MTOW off rwy 28/10, so they are stuck with twins as a choice. I think even the newer 340s are being out paced by the 777 200 and 300 ER's.

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Post by doyler » Wed Apr 04, 2007 12:46 pm

Wouldnt mind seeing a350s or 787 in the aer Lingus Coulors..
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