Re: Service Ceiling (was Re: Passenger cabin pressurization)

Date:         01 Nov 97 18:55:52 
From:         malc@mci2000.com (Malcolm Weir)
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On 24 Oct 97 04:33:13 , rma@visi.com (Rich Ahrens) caused to appear as if it
was written:

>Edward Hahn (ehahn@mitre.org) spilled onto his/her news spool:
>: To nitpick (this being usenet and all), the Service Ceiling is defined as the
>: altitude at which the airline can no longer climb at 500 fpm.
>
>Then prepare to be nitpicked yourself. :-) Since when do airlines climb?

[ Sorry, I'm weak and cannot resist... ]

I think United Airlines started Rising about 6 months ago...

Malc.