Re: Braking

Date:         23 May 97 09:03:30 
From:         (Ragamuffin)
Organization: MindSpring Enterprises
References:   1 2 3
Next article
View raw article
  or MIME structure

On 17 May 97 15:15:47 , (Louis A. Ramsay) wrote:
>     We used to pride ourselves on being able to "turn" a plane that
>was stopping for fuel with less than ten minutes block time.  Seaboard-
>World's Operations Manual specified the plane must remain on the blocks
>for at least one hour after landing at near max landing weight.  That
>requirement ruined our "block-times" for fuel stops, but SW pilots were
>certain the brakes were cooled down before starting to taxi out.

How long would it take for the brakes to cool down
on average?