United777
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New Cargo Plane By Boeing?

Thu Oct 10, 2002 7:47 am

Check out this bird by Boeing!

This is making news here in Seattle.

http://www.boeing.com/news/frontiers/archive/2002/september/i_pw.html
 
pmk
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RE: New Cargo Plane By Boeing?

Thu Oct 10, 2002 8:29 am

Ever heard of the Ukranoplane???
 
MIA777
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RE: New Cargo Plane By Boeing?

Thu Oct 10, 2002 8:34 am

that is one ugly plane....propellers??? think again Boeing...
MIA777
 
MD88Captain
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RE: New Cargo Plane By Boeing?

Thu Oct 10, 2002 8:39 am

Propellers work much better than jets at 20' agl.
 
pmk
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RE: New Cargo Plane By Boeing?

Thu Oct 10, 2002 8:51 am

Can you imagine the ATC?

ATC: Pelican123 please expedite descent to to FL .3 and slow to 60 knots for ship avoidance.

 
MIA777
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RE: New Cargo Plane By Boeing?

Thu Oct 10, 2002 9:18 am

I was referring really to how terrible [the propellers] look....
MIA777
 
pmk
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RE: New Cargo Plane By Boeing?

Thu Oct 10, 2002 9:34 am

Looks seldom determine the engine type for anything.

Peter
 
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RE: New Cargo Plane By Boeing?

Thu Oct 10, 2002 9:45 am

More posts and info at another thread started on this topic a month ago:
http://www.airliners.net/discussions/general_aviation/read.main/922143/4/