A) Boeing doesn't build engines. Neither does Airbus.Originally posted by Ned
As to technology, I hardly think much of it transfers from the military to the commercial. The military is not interested in "quiet" engines, for example.
B) Wanna bet the military wouldn't be interested in "quiet" engines?
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Last edited by Dinner; January 21, 2005 at 18:22.
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