Ask The Captain: Is It Dangerous When Flaps Malfunction?

The landing airspeed is higher without the flaps. The amount of additional airspeed varies with the type of airplane and the weight.

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ASK NEWS:
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    08/17/2014 - 11:01 am | View Link
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    08/13/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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    12/18/2012 - 11:00 am | View Link
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    Captain Sim have released version 1.1 of their 767 Captain add-on for Microsoft Flight Simulator X. The update includes many revised and new features incuding four new exterior models of the aircraft, additional liveries and 3D model upgrades including ...
    04/24/2011 - 10:27 am | View Link
  • Richard de Crespigny, Qantas's Captain Marvel
    and damaging the hydraulic flaps. A fuel tank pierced by debris was gushing, and he would have to rely on gravity to bring his nose wheel down, while landing at high speed. Another slight malfunction, and it was all over. But Captain de Crespigny made it ...
    11/4/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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