Re: ETOPS Question

Date:         16 Sep 97 02:35:24 
From:         faurecm@halcyon.com (C. Marin Faure)
Organization: Northwest Nexus Inc.
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In article <airliners.1997.2144@ohare.Chicago.COM>, kls@ohare.Chicago.COM
(Karl Swartz) wrote:

 C. Marin Faure wrote:
> >Then 120 minutes, then 150 minutes, and now 180 minutes.
>
> Never heard of 150 minutes.  After 120 came 138, which closed a small
> "no go" area in the North Atlantic.  See details of this at
> http://www.chicago.com/airliners/gc-faq.html#etops-138.

I'm basing the 90-120-150-180 minute ETOPS limits on information I got
from ICAO in Montreal while researching a video I produced on ETOPS a few
years ago.

C. Marin Faure
  author, Flying A Floatplane