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Sep 27th 2011 4:31PM I know my commercial airplanes, from crj to airbus, but since you mentioned it and you fly the type i thought i'd ask... Why does the 767 have forward tiled main gear, and the 757 have rear tilted main gear? I've always wondered this!!
Aug 1st 2011 9:28PM "It's not really effective, and it delays our ability to use brakes (and reverse thrust on the MD-80) while the nose wheel is still off the ground."
The auto brakes aren't affected by the nose wheel's placement are they? Second, why does the MD-80 have to have its nose wheel on the ground to use reverse thrust?
Nov 11th 2010 10:24PM From a huge aviation fan, I'm wondering if you remember what type of plane you were on?
Mar 29th 2010 11:11PM I hope I get it! :D