Re: Balconies?

Date:         06 Jan 2000 01:26:18 
From:         kls@ohare.Chicago.COM (Karl Swartz)
Organization: Chicago Software Works, Menlo Park, California
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>Some time ago I saw a film, set in the early days of transatlantic
>flight. Some of the story took place on a plane going from England to
>America. It had cabins, and 'public' areas. At one point a couple got
>well wrapped up and went out onto a little balcony behind the wing. I
>remember it was very noisy and windy!

Are you sure that was a plane and not a Zeppelin?  I think some of them
did have something resembling what you describe, and the engine struts
and other structure might resemble a bit of wing.

It sounds pretty far-fetched for a fixed-wing aircraft.

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