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Old 07-10-2013, 12:52 PM   #1357
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Originally Posted by wxwax View Post
I think it's for safety, so it doesn't spear the cockpit. Same reason they raised the cockpit side height, I believe.

yup
same reason for the stepped noses, they made them lower the tip. This is just lower still.
if the aero guys had their way the nose would be as high as the cockpit (and were)
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