Reverse Thrust.

From:         sunilp@mailroom.itu.kodak.com (Sunil Prajapati)
Organization: Eastman Kodak Company
Date:         17 Dec 93 01:53:05 PST
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Hi Guys,

I saw one AMR's 727 at Rochester airport pushing it self in reverse direction
just by its own engines. (Pushing back from Jetway without the help of truck),
I was quite surprised, is it quite usual for 727s and other planes to 
push it self back using reverse thrust of its engines ?

- Sunil

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