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Thrust Reversers?

Mon Jun 12, 2006 8:50 am

Did the No. 2 Engine on the DC-10, MD-11 and 727 have reverse thrust or was it just 1 & 3? Just somehting I always wondered.
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kcrwflyer
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RE: Thrust Reversers?

Mon Jun 12, 2006 8:57 am

They all have reverse.

Though i do think the re-engined 727s with the Md-80 engines only have reverse on 1 and 3 engines.
 
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RE: Thrust Reversers?

Mon Jun 12, 2006 9:00 am

Here is a DC-10 with reversers deployed......


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...and a MD-11...


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