FLYING THE DC-10, AIR NEW ZEALAND'S METHODS

This article describes Air New Zealand's operational experience with the McDonnell Douglas DC-10 wide body airliner. In more then 4 1/2 years of operation or one-quarter million engine hours, ANZ has experienced only five engine failures in flight, and its engine materials cost are the lowest of any US GE CF6 operator. This paper is divided into three parts: Derated power for take-off, a simplified cruise procedure, and inflight engine and aircraft conditon check.

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    Royal Aeronautical Society

    4 Hamilton Place
    London S1V 0BQ,   England 
  • Authors:
    • DUNN, W H
  • Publication Date: 1978-3

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  • Accession Number: 00176621
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Aerospace
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 29 1978 12:00AM