From: email@example.com (Terrell D. Drinkard) Organization: Boeing Commercial Airplane Group Date: 30 Oct 94 21:29:39 References: 1
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In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Gale Parchoma <email@example.com> wrote: >My name is Gale Parchoma and I am a teacher-librarian >in British Columbia. a student has asked me to find >the fuel capacity for a 747 plane. I do not have that >information in my collection. If there is an expert >out there who can help, we would both appreciate it. These numbers are for the 747-400: Center tank 17,164 USG Inboard mains 25,092 USG Outboard mains 8,964 USG Reserve tanks 2,644 USG Manifold & line 121 USG __________________________________ Total usable 53,985 USG Stabilizer fuel (option) 3,300 USG Total usable 57,285 USG This is assuming Pratt & Whitney engines. The drybays vary depending on the engine type. Terry -- Terry firstname.lastname@example.org "Anyone who thinks they can hold the company responsible for what I say has more lawyers than sense."