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User currently offlineAircanada A320 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (15 years 6 months 1 week 4 days ago) and read 487 times:

i there is more passengers on one side of the plane shuch as the md-80 will the plane roll over in flight?

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User currently offlineMD-11 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (15 years 6 months 1 week 3 days 23 hours ago) and read 487 times:

I can assure you that a DC-9 or MD-80 does not roll over in flight. At least it has never happened to me on any of my numerous flights on DC-9s. :) If they really did simply just roll over in flight, I'm sure it would have been deemed an unsafe and unpractical design far before thousands of them were sold. I think that any asymmetrical weight distribution that the 2-3 seating on an MD-80 might cause, is so minimal that it doesn't have really any kind of an effect.

User currently offlineCX747 From United States of America, joined May 1999, 4453 posts, RR: 5
Reply 2, posted (15 years 6 months 1 week 3 days 23 hours ago) and read 487 times:

The aircraft will not roll over in flight. The aircraft is designed to have the passenger weight spread out like that.


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