Re: Fuel Dump Question

Date:         30 Nov 98 03:07:36 
From:         mcl757@aol.com (MCL757)
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>What happens to the dumped fuel?  Does much of it evaporate on the way down?
>Does it ever cause any particular problems on the ground (or water)?

They say it all evaporates.  But I assure you that the dumped fuel causes less
discomfort on the ground than the aircraft would if it didn't dump it to make a
safe landing.

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