Re: Runway Lengths

Date:         19 Feb 98 01:34:16 
From:         nemoman@earthlink.net (nemoman)
Organization: EarthLink Network, Inc.
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Randy Pierce <wales011@concentric.net> wrote:
>Could someone mail me the length of runway needed to land for today's
>airliners?  I live in a city with an airport of 7,500 feet and wondered
>what exactly could land there.  I'd love to see a DC-10 fly in.

I've seen a KC-10 tanker fly into VNY 34L.  Length:  6000 feet.  BIG
dust cloud from the reverse thrust!

John Paoli, C.E.
KACD, Santa Monica/
KBCD, Newport Beach