From: email@example.com (Simon Craig) Organization: OzEmail Pty Ltd - Australia Date: 08 Aug 96 12:11:45 References: 1 2 Followups: 1
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>Kevlar wrap is provided around the fan case to contain fan blades. It is >lighter in weight than armour plate but requires a clearance to allow for the >elastic expansion/contraction of the Kevlar as it catches a blade. I know it >is used on CF34-3A/B in Canadair RJ/Challenger and on BR710 in Gulfstream >V/Global Express as well as on some variants of RB 211. Qantas have the Kevlar rap on it's CF6 powered 767-300s but there is no Kevlar rap on any of its RB211s (D4s or G2s). I have seen it on Cathay's Trent-powered 777. Simon Craig -- To get random signatures put text files into a folder called 3Random Signatures2 into your Preferences folder.