Re: 777 Tail wag fix

Date:         01 Mar 97 02:45:01 
From:         ei7gm@iol.ie (Paul Kearney)
Organization: Ireland On-Line
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roger@concord-world-travel.co.uk (Roger Chung-Wee) wrote:

: On 21 Jan 97 01:32:26 , jetwayne@vonl.com wrote:

: >Does anyone know what Boeing ever did to fix the tail wag problem with
: >the 777?

: A modal suppression, or high-rate damper system, similar to that
: fitted to the 757, 767 and 747, was fitted from September to correct
: yaw oscillation which occurred after the 777 encountered turbulence.

What !
With alllll those computers on board , not one of them could command
enough to stop tail-wag ?
Come back 737-200 , all is forgiven :-)