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Old 03-06-2006, 08:47 AM   #1  
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Question Jurassic pilot / airplane

I dont remember the exact terminology, but when someone uses the term "jurassic" to describe someone or something in the aviation industry; what are they talking about?

I think I've seen the FedEx and/or UPS guys using this term.
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Jurrasic Jet = non glass cockpits

DC-8, 727, etc...
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"Steam Gauges" also refers to non-glass
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Old 03-11-2006, 01:34 PM   #4  
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Old man's airplane.
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