Date: 07 Dec 98 23:19:22 From: "john r." <email@example.com> Organization: silence References: 1 2 Followups: 1
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In article <airliners.1998.1803@ohare.Chicago.COM>, Louis Krupp <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes >David Lesher wrote: >> After we were seated, the captain announced he needed to "turn off >> the lights for a minute..." and then proceeded to reboot the entire >> aircraft. Not even emergency exit lighting stayed on; the only >> illumination was via the open door and the jetway. >> I think I'll stick to Boeing in the future... I have had to do this as a last resort on both the 747-400 and the 777 when they were first introduced. It a last resort as you can cause as many problems as you cure! Also a 777 takes near 5 min. to boot up!.. -- john r.