Re: Reverse Thrust

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Organization: University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Date:         24 Mar 94 14:01:44 PST
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In <airliners.1994.1026@orchard.Chicago.COM> "Donald A. Hazle" <DAH@PSUVM.PSU.EDU> writes:

>Is reverse thrust used on some aircraft in flight to slow a decent? 

The NASA shuttle simulator (a G-III?) was specially modified so that
the thrust reversers could be deployed in flight so as to recreate
the shuttle's drag. 

Rob Ferguson