RE: 747 hump

Date:         28 Sep 97 00:53:41 
From:         Dave English <english@skygod.com>
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>Does *any* of todays commercial a/c have such a fuselage ??
>If yes, what amount of total lift (%) does it provide ??

The Shorts-360 derived over 10% (we were told in ground school) of its
lift from the aerodynamically designed fuselage (look at a side view).
Exact number varies with AOA, flap setting, etc.

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