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Old 12th Sep 2019, 15:37
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Originally Posted by tibbs87 View Post
I should think so, considering Saab 340's have landed on the very steep and challenging Elba Airport in Italy on a 949m runway
Around about 2005, one Andy Thornton at the start of his greasy pole climb (Saab tech pilot) worked out from a performance point of view whether LCY was possibly for Saab340B.
The answer was YES, but restricted to 18 passengers.
Not considered viable from the commercial point of view.
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