Re: Airbus winglets

Date:         03 Oct 99 17:38:51 
From:         "M. Jones" <rmjones@cyberhighway.net>
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R.F. Kay wrote:
>Can anyone give me information/numbers concerning the winglets that the A320
>family have installed - i.e. their purpose (drag reduction/fuel savings?)
>and how efficient this shape of winglet is compared to the Boeing shape?

They're not winglets (according to a UAL captain I asked).  They're nav/com
antennae.

M. Jones