STU
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Delta Wing Trivia !

Thu May 06, 1999 12:53 pm

Can anyone tell me where the delta wing got it's name.
 
L1011
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RE: Delta Wing Trivia !

Thu May 06, 1999 12:59 pm

Is it shaped like a letter in the Greek alphabet?

Bob Bradley
Richmond, VA
Fly Eastern's Golden Falcon DC-7B
 
STU
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RE: Delta Wing Trivia !

Thu May 06, 1999 1:16 pm

Man Oh Man. If people are this sharp then why are we arguing about Boeing and Airbus.
 
simon
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RE: Delta Wing Trivia !

Thu May 06, 1999 11:58 pm

I think it comes from the name of the end of a river that is shaped like a triangle...
like the one in Egypt... that would be a good example.

check the map...
 
keithpilot
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RE: Delta Wing Trivia !

Tue May 11, 1999 10:20 am

Well, Bob is the only one right so far!

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