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Old 11-21-2019, 05:10 AM   #1346
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C/Ds use “fast packs”, same principal just internally designed a little differently.

E’s can fly without CFTs. It’s still done, at times, but it’s not a wartime config. There’s a lot more underlying limitations that most just won’t understand. Have to install a few additional fairings, vortex generators on the airframe, etc...but that’s getting a bit into the weeds.
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