757 climb rate (was: Concorde Climb rate ?)

Date:         19 Aug 98 16:01:34 
From:         Frank Jenkins <fjenkins@Savantics-Inc.com>
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terenz@dircon.co.royaume-uni wrote:
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> >Concorde     5000 fpm climb rate
> >B757            2500 fpm climb rate
> >B767            3500 fpm climb rate
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> The 757, as overpowered as it is, can only manage that climg rate????

This is anecdotal, but a UAL 757 captain I know claims that he regularly
pegs the R/C meter at 6000fpm on climbout.

Frank Jenkins