Re: A32X fuel capacity

Date:         06 Jan 2000 01:26:05 
From:         "Russell Short" <r.short@student.unsw.edu.au>
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Karl Swartz <kls@ohare.Chicago.COM> wrote in message <airliners.1999.1274@ohare.Chicago.COM> ...
> >the capacity of fuel for the A321 is less than a 319 or a 320 because the
> >fan of the engine is more bog than the others, the the the thrust is bigger
>
> Nope, at least not going by numbers for AW&ST's Source Book.

I'll hazard my guess then, which is to say that the increased requirement
for space due to the double-slotted flaps of the A321 (compared to the
single-slotted flaps of the other models) ate into the back of the fuel
tank...?

Russ.