Re: Hush Kits

From:         mleibelt@tcs.itis.com (Mark Leibelt)
Date:         10 Jun 96 12:22:20 
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>Hush kits can provide better fuel consumption, but only by a few
>percent.

On the DC-8 with the P&W there was a 3%(aprox) fuel burn increase...Some of
the STC also limited the amount of flaps for landing to reduce the amount
of power needed on final...But then came the landing performance hit...

Mark Leibelt