Re: Passenger cabin pressurization

Date:         17 Sep 97 02:49:15 
From:         ei7gm@iol.ie (Paul Kearney)
Organization: Ireland On-Line
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John Weiss <John.R.Weiss@Boeing.*NOSPAM*.com> wrote:
: > : I have seen mentioned often that modern airliners maintain a cabin
: > : pressure of 8000feet when flying at cruise altitude of 30-40k feet.
: >
: > : Is this an urban myth or actual precise figure that applies to all
: > : airliners ?
: >

Depends on the flight + aircraft itself
8000 for some 7000 for others  6000 for others ...and in between depending
on what flight you actually make and how high up you go