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SHOROUK AIRLINES SIGNS FOR FOUR BOEING 757-200s

 SHOROUK AIRLINES SIGNS FOR FOUR BOEING 757-200s
 SEATTLE, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Shorouk Airlines, the joint venture


charter carrier formed by EgyptAir and Kuwait Airways, recently signed a firm contract for four Boeing 757s, the Boeing Commercial Airplane Group confirmed today.
 Shorouk will receive two passenger-configured 757-200s, and two 757-200F freighter versions of the twinjet, all powered by Pratt & Whitney 2000 series engines. The new airline has secured options on an additional four airplanes, two each of the passenger and freighter versions. The initial four airplanes are valued at approximately $240 million including training, spare parts and maintenance.
 The 757 passenger aircraft will be used to provide charter services between Europe and the Middle East. The 757 Freighters will be used to satisfy the increasing demand for fast and efficient freight services in the Middle East.
 To date, a total of 789 Boeing 757 orders have been placed by 40 customers.
 -0- 11/10/92
 /CONTACT: Mark Hooper of the Boeing Commercial Airplane Group,


206-234-9330/
 (BA) CO: Boeing Commercial Airplane Group; Shorouk Airlines ST: Washington IN: AIR SU:


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