Date: 01 Mar 97 18:42:16 From: email@example.com Organization: Earthlink Network, Inc. References: 1 Followups: 1
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On 01 Mar 97 02:44:58 , Tom Gibson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: >I've noticed that all of the old prop airliners (from the DC-4 through >at least the Electra) have no passenger windows exactly even with the >geometrical plane of the props. Was this a CAA requirement for >certification? I assume it was to avoid passenger injury if a prop let >go; is this correct? Is it still a requirement, or is there a >reliability threshold that now needs to be met before this requirement >is waived? Thanks. Whether of not the window is there would make no difference if a blade departed.