Musang: The 747/RR does make smoke! The 211 is a 3 spool engine so has a lot more metal to get rotating than a CF6/JT9. Starting is slower because of this. Standard procedure when starting a 742/RR at BA is to use both ignitors but the Tristar only uses one ignitor. That's why the Tripe makes more s...Jump to post
I'd like someone to show me which part of the Landor
livery includes the Union Flag (and don't say "the fin").
Some of the "world" tails suck but there are also a lot
of **excellent** designs. Chelsea Rose and English Rose immediately spring to mind. Chatham's not bad.