Re: A/C Body Station Designations

Date:         03 Nov 97 02:18:52 
From:         ehahn@mitre.org (Edward Hahn)
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In article <airliners.1997.2482@ohare.Chicago.COM>, jak1959@aol.com (JAK1959) wrote:
>Could someone please inform me as to where the reference point
>is that body stations are measured from on commercial aircraft?
>Is it the forward pressure bulkhead?  Is it the mounting
>structure for the weather radar?  Please let me know.

It depends on the aircraft.  Some aircraft even have the reference
point in front of the radome by several inches.

ed

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