Re: Kegworth

Date:         23 Nov 96 03:36:26 
From:         "David G. Davidson" <gerhard@onramp.net>
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> >The LCD display unit on that a/c has very small engine vibration
> >indicators, less than an inch dimeter and more importantly there are no
> >latching warnings to say when an engine vibs have gone over a pre set
> >level.
>
> The Smiths Industries LCD center panel engine instrumentation *was*
> implicated as an issue, as I recall.


The MD-88 also has this LCD panel. It is difficult to read, even during
something as mundane as an engine start. I'd hate to have to read when
things are going wrong.