SCAT15F
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Re: B-52 Re-engine Proposal Botched

Thu Feb 09, 2017 4:16 am

Totally agree- I've thought for years that the 717's BR710 at the 21K rating would be perfect for the B-52.
 
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Re: B-52 Re-engine Proposal Botched

Fri Feb 10, 2017 1:39 am

Two GE90 is all they need. ;)
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LightningZ71
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Re: B-52 Re-engine Proposal Botched

Fri Feb 10, 2017 8:11 pm

LOL, and massively telescoping landing gears. It's the same story as the 737!
 
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Re: B-52 Re-engine Proposal Botched

Sat Feb 11, 2017 9:50 pm

8 new engines?!? Darn. Here I thought we'd finally see Dale Brown's Megafortress.

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