Re: Misconceived Mammoth

Date:         21 Jan 97 01:32:27 
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kls@ohare.Chicago.COM (Karl Swartz) wrote:
>The mid-wing configuration is a problem for ditching.  Not insoluble
>since even high-wing designs have been used for relatively recent
>commercial aircraft -- the BAe 146 and the ATR family are two common
>examples, though neither is intended for long overwater flights.

I don't know that I'd call the 146 a 'recent' design.