Re: 777 sighting

From:         "sevnet" <>
Date:         18 Aug 1998 19:26:23 GMT
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>First 777-300 with PW4098 Engines.  In town for cruise performance
>testing.  March has a nice, long runway that enables us to do a max
>weight takeoff and puts us in our favorite test area at top of climb.

Hey, BTW, what do they use to simulate max take-off weight? Do they
actually fill it up with tons of unneeded fuel and then dump it before
landing? And what about the payload? Water? Sand? Lead? I can only