Re: 727 engine config

From: (John Paul Wangermann)
Date:         20 Nov 93 00:41:08 PST
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In article <>,
Karl Swartz <kls@ohare.Chicago.COM> wrote:
>>why nobody else has built a trijet with three engines at the back?
>Weight is an obvious problem, on any aircraft with rear-mounted
[couple of points deleted]

Wing mounted engines also reileve wing bending moments - particularly
important for heavier aircraft.

John P. Wangermann