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Question On The An-124/An-225/C-5  
User currently offlineKiwiNanday From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (11 years 6 months 4 days 11 hours ago) and read 3942 times:

Many of you know how the above aircraft and others have four nosewheels. Well, I was wondering, how are these nosewheels steered? Are they on two oleos in pairs of two, on one oleo, or are they locked forward? This has been bugging me for a few days now and I would appreciate an answer.

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User currently offlineVikkyvik From United States of America, joined Jul 2003, 11900 posts, RR: 24
Reply 1, posted (11 years 6 months 4 days ago) and read 3777 times:

Assuming that "oleo" means strut or the like, then I believe the C5 is on one oleo (all 4 wheels turn together), while the Antonovs have two oleos, in pairs of two.


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User currently offlineKiwiNanday From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (11 years 6 months 3 days 14 hours ago) and read 3730 times:

Thank you for your answer, I am surprised that it took 141 views to get an answer! But, at least someone finally was able to answer my question on the 4-wheel nosegear.


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