WNCrew
Topic Author
Posts: 871
Joined: Tue Jun 06, 2006 11:22 pm

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.
ALL views, opinions expressed are mine ONLY and are NOT representative of those shared by Southwest Airlines Co.
 
kcrwflyer
Posts: 2525
Joined: Tue May 18, 2004 11:57 am

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.
 
EMBQA
Posts: 7795
Joined: Sat Oct 25, 2003 3:52 am

RE: Thrust Reversers?

Mon Jun 12, 2006 9:00 am

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


View Large View Medium
Click here for bigger photo!

Photo © James Rowson



...and a MD-11...


View Large View Medium
Click here for bigger photo!

Photo © Eelco Vonk



[Edited 2006-06-12 02:06:16]
"It's not the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the dog"

Who is online