Re: Swissair MD-11 (SR 111, JFK-GVA) crash off Nova Scotia

Date:         26 Oct 98 02:59:20 
From:         Freight Dog <>
Organization: Freight Dog's Anonymous
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the replacement of fresh air is but just a by product of pressurization.
the out flow valves are in the fwd cargo pit and the the holes these are in are
about the size of your kitchen cupboard under your sink.
all air flows out this hole so if a fire was in the fwd pit and the pilot did
open this valve it would feed the fire. althought douglas red tab proceedures
are very explicit on the subject