Re: Blended-body snag?

Date:         19 Feb 97 02:46:21 
From: (Ostreger)
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I'm a FW nut and want BBAs to work;  I just can't see how they beat the
pressurisation problem.   Estimates of 10,000 pounds weight penalty don't
approach mine - the catch is distortion, and consequent fatigue.
The B-35 and B-49 had tiny cabins where this didn't apply.