Re: External inspection

Date:         13 Feb 99 02:26:10 
From: (Jeff Meeker)
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On 01 Feb 99 02:37:06 , JF Mezei <> wrote:
>I do not understand. If the static pressure trapped inside the system
>were enough to show a V1 speed on the pilot's gauges, shouldn't pilots
>have noticed that the gauges were reading V1 while the plane was iddle?
>If looking at the needle move until it reaches V1 is partof the
>responsabilities of one of the 2 pilots, shouldn't that pilot not have
>noticed that the needle was not moving?

The needle WOULD be moving.  Remember, the STATIC port is blocked.
Ram pressure is still comming in from the pitot tube.