Re: A3XX vs B747-600 (was: Airbus lawsuit coming?)

From:         Pete Mellor <pm@csr.city.ac.uk>
Date:         07 Sep 96 17:09:01 
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Art Intemann <ajintemann@earthlink.net> commented on my description
of the A3XX flight control system as being built from "fail safe"
computer boxes:-

> Interestinly enough, I believe the Airbus family has zoomed past the
> DC-10 in terms of hull loss ratio.  "Fail-safe" computer boxes seem to
> be a bit lacking....

It's the *box* that is safe, Art ...

Pete
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