Re: 747 hump

Date:         28 Sep 97 00:53:41 
From:         "Jeffrey S. Aronsky" <>
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>Maybe a related question, why do 747's fly faster than other jets?  I've
>heard they can make a 12 hour flight about an hour shorter, is this true?

Fly FASTER?? Excuse me, but if you compare the Concorde with the 747,
the trip will go much faster with the Concorde. The problem? No
in-flight movie on the Concorde, but no crappy airline food. Some good
stuff on there. Personally, I have not been on a Concorde but would love
to. For $9,000 a ticket, I am not sure.