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What Are These Tubes?

Tue Jul 18, 2006 10:35 am

I was browsing the database when I saw this pic of NZ B772ER at SFO

http://www.airliners.net/open.file/1072627/M/
What are those yellow tubes coming out underneath the A/C.
 
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RE: What Are These Tubes?

Tue Jul 18, 2006 10:37 am

Air Conditioning hoses. They help keep the plane cool using ground power, not aircraft APUs...
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RE: What Are These Tubes?

Tue Jul 18, 2006 10:41 am

Quoting VSMike (Reply 1):
Air Conditioning hoses. They help keep the plane cool using ground power, not aircraft APUs...

Ah ok now I understand.Thanks for that bit of infomation VSmike

[Edited 2006-07-18 03:42:02]
 
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RE: What Are These Tubes?

Tue Jul 18, 2006 10:42 am

You can include images in threads by typing (photoid:1072627), but replacing "(" and ")" with "<" and ">":


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