Blackbird
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Wingsweep Angle

Fri Feb 22, 2002 1:55 am

What's the wingsweep angle of...

-The DC-8
-The Convair 880
-The Convair 990
-The DC-10
-And the L-1011.


 
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zeke
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RE: Wingsweep Angle

Fri Feb 22, 2002 2:44 am

I think the DC8 was 30 degrees, the DC-10 and L1011 are 35 degrees
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RE: Wingsweep Angle

Fri Feb 22, 2002 3:18 am

Hello Andrea.

Sorry I don't have any numbers for you. I have a few photos though.

Others can surely help you better.

DC-8.
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Photo © Den Pascoe




Convair-990.
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Photo © Steve Williams



DC-10.
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Photo © Ingo Richardt




L-1011.
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Photo © AirNikon



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Quiz

Fri Feb 22, 2002 6:46 pm

Hey Blackbird, what happened to that quiz you posted? Did all the people who "live" on this site get mad and suggest deletion?

Just curious...
 
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