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Old 03-03-2006, 05:29 PM
Ethilrist Ethilrist is offline
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Congratulations, you've jumped straight to BR #2: If the conveyor belt exerts backward force via friction et al. on the axles of the jet plane equal to the thrust generated by the jet engines, the plane will not move, and thus not take off.