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A Sud Aviation (formerly SNCASE) narrow-body twinjet introduced in 1959, and the first regional jetliner ever produced

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Why did some Caravelles have a very long dorsal fin?

(Source) Why did some Sud Aviation Caravelles have a very long dorsal fin stretching half the fuselage? Initially I thought it's to keep the fin low to fit in existing hangars as a selling point, ...