bikerthai wrote:Wonder if they would include thrust reversers?
LyleLanley wrote:Not to be pedantic, but the KC-135 received thrust reversers when they were reengined from A to E.
The B-52 is, of course, a far different beast. TRs just aren’t worth the hassle to put on now.
kc135topboom wrote:Thrust reversers were offered with the KC-135R reengine program, the CFM-56 (F-108) engines were equipped with the mountings.
bikerthai wrote:Are they not going from a turbojet to a higher bypass ratio turbo fan?
mmo wrote:LyleLanley wrote:Not to be pedantic, but the KC-135 received thrust reversers when they were reengined from A to E...
Nothing wrong with being pedantic, but go back and read my thread. I specifically talked about the R model.
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