DC-8 thrust reversers

From:         c2983hr@umrvmb.umr.edu (Mike Howells)
Organization: Univ of MO - Rolla
Date:         04 Feb 93 02:36:36 PST
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I've heard the DC-8 is approved to deploy its inboard reversers inflight to
slow itself down or whatever.  Can anyone confirm this?

Also, how much drag does it provide?  I would bet a crapload.

| Mike Howells                                                                |
| Commercial Pilot                                                            |
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