posted on Oct, 18 2011 @ 03:52 PM
- I haven't actually read this one - I get a notification when it is released and occasionally
use it to source information, but I thought it might be of interest to some people here.
for the non-aviation types out there - ETOPS stands for Extended Twin engine OPerationS, or ExTended OPerationS - now also known as EDTO - Extended
Diversion Time Operations.
It is a set of operating rules that governs how far twin engined aircraft are allowed to be from airports & the
is a pretty good sumamry I think.
edit on 18-10-2011 by Aloysius the Gaul because:
(no reason given)