Questions tagged [fokker-f28]

A twin-engine regional jet produced by Fokker from 1967 through 1987; it was Fokker's first jetliner.

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Why can’t the F28 be deiced with one or both engines running?

Recently, I was contemplating Air Ontario Flight 1363, which, despite heavy, wet snowfall while it was on the ground at CYHD, could not be deiced before takeoff, as it arrived bearing an inoperative ...
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How did the F28 have such a good L/D ratio?

The second link given on a Google search for "Breguet Equation" is to a PDF document from MIT. On page 7 of this document is a chart showing L/D ratios for various commercial aircraft (turboprop, ...