Re: exit door latch

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Date:         22 Sep 95 00:18:33 
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>Expanded to cabin pressure, CO_2 volume is a couple of times the slide's
>volume, which is a few percent of cabin volume... A few percent CO_2 in
>breathing air isn't a big health problem, a few passengers might possibly
>get dizzy for a few minutes.

If memory serves, through the use of a jet pump, about 75% of the volume
of the inflated slide is actually plain, old air.