Re: B747 technical questions

Date:         28 Jul 97 01:13:27 
From:         Andrew Goldfinger <Andy.Goldfinger@jhuapl.edu>
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In article <airliners.1997.1484@ohare.Chicago.COM> Merlin Dorfman,
dorfman@netcom.com writes:
>     It's been a long time since I took thermodynamics, but if I recall
>correctly after all these years, the pressure of any gas will increase
>linearly with the absolute temperature if confined to a fixed volume.

What about the 737?  During cruise, the tires are exposed to the outside
environment.  Don't they get very cold, and lose pressure?