Re: 737: Take-off without flaps?

Date:         12 Dec 96 03:49:24 
From:         Chris Hall <Hall@airborne.demon.co.uk>
Organization: Airborne Display Limited
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In article <airliners.1996.2675@ohare.Chicago.COM>, Andrew Goldfinger
<Andy.Goldfinger@jhuapl.edu> writes
>So -- if you are in a commercial jet and arrive at the runway with the
>flaps not deployed, what should you do?  Call for the flight attendent as
>urgently as you can, or sit back and do nothing?
>
Do nothing. All modern aircraft have warning systems that will alert the
crew if a take off is attempted in the wrong configuration.

Not all modern aircraft require flaps for T/O.
--
Chris Hall