Re: ETOPS

From:         Endre Enyedy <e_enyedy@ids.net>
Date:         21 Oct 96 13:31:39 
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>Your post might lead some to believe that the case Boeing presented had only to
>do with the conclusion that 2 engines are no less safe than 3+.  There are some
>very skeptical (and in some cases ignorant) people in some of the aviation
>related newsgroups.......

../snip snip......./


I distinctly recall that one of the arguments for choosing
the 747 to replace the old US Presidential fleet, was" the
additional security of a 4 engined airplane".

just wondering: were they skeptical or ignorant?

Cheers
Endre