Re: HS Trident/More weirdness

Date:         01 Aug 97 04:04:16 
From:         john@pegase.demon.co.uk (John Wright)
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On 28 Jul 97 01:13:30 , in <airliners.1997.1591@ohare.Chicago.COM>,
Burkhard Domke wrote:
>Wasn't it the Trident being undepowered in such a way it had to rely
>solely on the curvature of earth to attain a positive climb on
>takeoff?

It was certainly the case that in hot conditions the Trident would find
it impossible to climb through a temperature inversion at times - making
it just a little difficult on such occasions to comply with ATC
instructions.

--
John Wright