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Old 17th Apr 2016, 21:06
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CONSO
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
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Originally Posted by Basil View Post
Correct, 'NO!'
Correct re firing chickens- they are fired into cockpit and radomes and windshields to evaluate certain structural issues. The 767 ' skullcap ' [windshield surround ]was changed to incorporate titanium ' stringers' and substructures and surround as a result of such tests way back in the 80's.

Half frozen chickens and turkeys are one thing- hard metal and batteries are another when it comes to penetration- both for windshields and engines..
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