Re: 'Gas' used in tires of airliners?

From:         Jay Biederman <jbb@mail.multiverse.com>
Organization: Multiverse
Date:         22 Jan 96 03:24:17 
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Christoph,

If I remember correctly, aircraft tires are inflated with pure nitrogen.
The reason for this is that the tire pressure, when inflated with
nitrogen, is consistent over a large temperature range.

Jay Biederman
jbb@mail.multiverse.com