Re: interesting ETOPS stats from UAL

Date:         01 Jul 98 02:42:39 
From:         jrp59@gte.net (Ron Parsons)
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In article <airliners.1998.930@ohare.Chicago.COM>, "S.L." <look@the.sig> wrote:
>Turbine engines are affected by power setting, but not to anywhere NEAR
>the degree that piston engines are ...

Biggest single factor perhaps for jet engines has been the computation and
use of a reduced power setting for most takeoffs.

Ron