Re: A320 comments

From:         simonlc@ozemail.com.au (Simon Craig)
Organization: OzEmail Pty Ltd - Australia
Date:         13 Oct 95 12:38:18 
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> For an emergency landing, is it ever desireable to dump excess fuel to reduce
> the possibility or extent of a fire?  Would it make a difference or is fuel
> dumping only for reducing the landing weight?

No, this is never the case.  Fuel jettison capability is only for the
specific purpose of reducing the landing weight of the aircraft.

Simon.


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