Re: MD-11's with extra fuel tanks

From:         tristar500@aol.com (TriStar500)
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Date:         17 Apr 94 03:35:37 
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In article <airliners.1994.1136@orchard.Chicago.COM>, Tassio Andrade Carvalho
<carvalho@phoenix.Princeton.EDU> writes:

>Is it true that Delta has special MD-11s with extra fuel tanks
>in the cargo bay?

That is true. Each tank adds 45 minutes of flight time and can be installed in
about 12 hours. Sorry, I don't have more details than this.