Re: The Regional Jet order update. OCT 1995.

From:         Randy Vallier <admbio1@cencom.net>
Organization: Cen-Com Internet
Date:         21 Dec 95 03:33:11 
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logier@qus102.qld.npb.telecom.com.au (Rob Logie) wrote:
>
> ehahn@bass.mitre.org (Ed Hahn) writes:
> >One humorous note:  At one airline early in the BAe-146 service,
> >the "BAe" in was understood to mean "Bring Another engine", as there
> >were problems bringing the engines into service - the gas generator
> >section was originally designed as an APU...
>
> I have been told that the BAE146's being a four engined airplane is
> just a rumour.  The are really a tri-jet with a spare ..... |-)

nope..United Express/Air Wisconsin needs all four turn'n and burn'n in
order to get outta Aspen, Colorado without taking some trees and accidentally
pickn up some skiers...

Nate