Steep take-offs may cut fuel use

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  1. ACMM
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    YULtide, downhillcrasher and sobore like this.
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    They sound fun, too!
     
  3. thesterlingtraveler

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    Not sure how steep they are talking about but seems like there would have to be a redesign of existing tail sections on today's jets, which hasn't happened since the beginning of the jet age. I already get my steep take offs leaving SNA. :D
     
  4. HaveMilesWillTravel
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    Helicopters? Or these?

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