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Re: Air Tahiti Nui retires A343 F-OSUN, PPT-HNL-VCV on 3 engines

Sat Jun 29, 2019 4:52 pm

Incredible video & photos! Beautiful bird.
 
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Re: Air Tahiti Nui retires A343 F-OSUN, PPT-HNL-VCV on 3 engines

Sun Jun 30, 2019 7:27 pm

zeke wrote:
Karlsands wrote:
One engine with full fuel and load (obviously not in this case) but no , it can stay aloft barley. I wouldn’t say it could properly fly without two specially the 200 & 300


Depends on the height you are at, it flies and ok on one engine. You can manage to landing it if you had the height to jettison.

Flying the 340 on two engines was way easier than the 747, had to perform them during our simulator checks.

Right on, good point

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