Re: End of airliner evolution?

From:         Michael Carley <mjcarley@maths.tcd.ie>
Organization: Dept. of Maths, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland.
Date:         05 Nov 96 04:13:59 
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wb8foz@netcom.com (David Lesher) writes:

>A decade ago, I worked on a project with the {ground} fuel systems
>guru for UAL. (I'll not name him, but he was noted for bow ties...)

>He insisted that we'd have one more complete generation of
>oil-burners, then we'd start to see hydrogen powered aircraft. That
>would solve the NOx problem, at least.....

And indeed, last week Aviation Leak reported that Dornier
were ready to test a hydrogen powered 328.
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