Re: 42,000 feet

Date:         30 Mar 97 03:54:27 
From:         Paul Michaels <> (Paul Michaels)
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>As far as the Concorde is concerned, I'm betting that the designers have
>not considered it within the realm of probability of experiencing a
>complete loss of cabin pressure at FL650.

I cannot imagine that they did not consider decompression, especially
when you remember that the Comet disasters were in the not-too-distant
past at the time of Concorde's design. What I would be interested in
-I have seen nothing about this in anything I've read- is what had to
be done to make it survivable?

Paul Michaels=Aberdaugleddau (Milford Haven), Wales