Re: 727 cooper vanes

Date:         08 Sep 97 02:03:43 
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> > former Korean Air 727-200's and one 727-100 and none of these have a
> > Cooper vane fitted on them or is this a old mechanics folk lore.

> Actually, it's D.B. Cooper.  I joined The Boeing Company in 1979 when we
> were still manufacturing 727s.  All the 727s I remember seing on the
> final assembly line had the "D.B. Cooper latch" already installed.

All UAL 727s have the D.B. cooper vane