Date: 31 Mar 2000 22:25:28 From: "J P McLaughlin" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Organization: Posted via Supernews, http://www.supernews.com References: 1
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> All TWA aircraft I've seen recently have a matt black paint stripe > about one third span about 3 ft wide running chordwise on the top of > each wing. Why ? Ice detection ? > It just seems a little bit retro' sitting on a 767 ? Yes, it's one of the FAA approved methods of ice detection.