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RE: REFLECTOR: airspeed indicator markings

Airspeed markings:
   I forgot to mention the maximum gear speed is 120 knots indicated.  Some 
of our builders use the white arc as a reminder of the gear speed limits.
   Duane Swing

-----Original Message-----
From:	Simon Aegerter [SMTP:aegerter@dataway.ch]
Sent:	Monday, July 12, 1999 5:46 PM
To:	reflector@awpi.com; Duane Swing
Subject:	RE: REFLECTOR: airspeed indicator markings

>We at the factory have established the following airspeed limits on all 
>airplanes.  White arc (actually speed brake speed) of 65 to 110 knots.
> Green arc of from 65 to 170 knots. ( the 170 knots would be the maximum
>structural cruise speed) and the yellow arc from 170 knots to 200 knots.(
>200 knots being the Vmc)

Thanks for the info, Duane. Is there an official limit for gear extension
and is it any different from extended gear operation?


Simon Aegerter, Winterthur, Switzerland