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Old 5th Dec 2010, 15:10
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Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: flyover country USA
Age: 77
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At TO the 972 would gulp a few gallons per SECOND in the Qantas 388 at full load. Makes ya just slaver your chops don't it!
Incredible. Do the sums for SFC, you'll find your number would make the Trent a very uncompetitive engine.

(Unless, perhaps, you're referring to total fuel flow for four Trents on the ship...)
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