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  •  50 cal to the blades past V1 ... (0+ / 0-)

    http://www.airdisaster.com/...

    Here, a Training Captain on widebody twin-jets for a major British airline talks us through the hazards faced during an airliner take-off.

     11:ENGINE FAILURE

    Engine failure is the biggest worry on take-off; it can occur at any time. Slower than V1 you abandon the take-off, remembering you have reduced reverse thrust available to aid braking.

    "Drop the name-calling." Meteor Blades 2/4/11

    by indycam on Fri Dec 21, 2012 at 05:17:37 PM PST

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