MD-11 Problems?

Date:         11 Jul 98 03:00:26 
From:         Andre Neves <andre.neves@mail.eunet.pt>
Organization: EUnet Portugal
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Please, I would like some information on the pitch up
problems of the MD-11 upon touchdown.
I heard that on spoiler deployment the md-11 has
the tendency to strongly pitch up, what may have caused
multiple tail strikes and/or hard nosewheel touchdowns...
(FedEx accident among other situations).

        thanks...