Re: Question: Fuel Dumping

Date:         03 Jan 97 04:36:36 
From: (Arthur Dent)
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In article <airliners.1997.19@ohare.Chicago.COM>, (Gary
Moffitt) wrote:

> In article <airliners.1996.2982@ohare.Chicago.COM>, wrote:

> > 2. Does the fuel vaporise before reaching the ground ?
> In those cases where an aircraft didn't make it to Lake Michigan we never
> recieved a report of fuel hitting the ground.

Usually, but every once in a while it does not evaporate. (Usually when the
A/C is low). I remember something about houses hit with mist when an A/C
lost an engine on takeoff.

'Arthur Dent' (Don't Panic, it's a pseudonym)