osteogenesis
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More Information About “AWIATOR”?

Fri Sep 05, 2003 9:55 pm

Does somebody have any further information on Airbus “AWIATOR” Program?

http://www.airbus.com/dynamic/media/press_releases.asp#1360
 
SailorOrion
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RE: More Information About “AWIATOR”?

Fri Sep 05, 2003 11:15 pm

I know that program exists for some time now, but I have not much more idea about than what is in that press release.

The winglets that are mentioned are about 2-2.5x bigger than those currently on the A340, and with some other modifications, drag reductions of about 5% are expected.

SailorOrion

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