From: pab@po.CWRU.Edu (Pete Babic) Organization: Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH (USA) Date: 17 Jan 93 17:57:55 PST References: 1 2 Followups: 1 2
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In a previous article, Geoff.Miller@Corp.Sun.COM (Geoff Miller) says: > >Karl Swartz writes: > >>And then there's their *big* change -- to silverish grey paint from >>polished aluminum for those aircraft where the manufacturer insisted >>on paint. > >Those are just the Airbuses, aren't they? Which Airbus models does >American operate? > Why would a manufacturer insist on paint? Is it because of corrosion? If so, does the quality of the metal differ from aircraft that may be left bare? -- Pete Babic - firstname.lastname@example.org /// LIVE TO PARTY, SKI TO DIE!!! /// /\ Member of ACE \\\ /// /--\MIGA (American Coaster Enthusiasts) \\\/// MS-DOS or a Mac? What's that?