Re: a340-500/600

Date:         09 Sep 98 04:12:11 
From:         Marc Schaeffer <marcmsc*@cmdnet.lu>
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narayana@giasmd01.vsnl.net.in wrote:

> Will the cruising speed of the a340-500/600 be any geater
> than the a340-200/300 after the wing modifications?

Yes. The wing speep will be inceased from 30 deg to 31.5 deg, resulting in
a higher design cruise speed of M0.83. This is realised with a tapered wing
insert.

HTH,
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