Re: DC-8s in service; no 707s?

Date:         03 Feb 97 03:16:35 
From:         kls@ohare.Chicago.COM (Karl Swartz)
Organization: Chicago Software Works, Menlo Park, California
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>WRT DC8-70 series, I believe it is the CFM-34, and not CFM-56.

The CFM34 is a GE engine in the roughly 9,000-14,000 lbs thrust range,
used on the Canadair RJ and its cousins.  Far too small for the DC-8,
which uses CFMI's 22,000 lbs thrust CFM56-2C series engines on the
Super 70 series.

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