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Boeing 777X Folding Wingtips

Discussion in 'Boeing Videos & Photos' started by Lord Leighton, Feb 7, 2018.

  1. Lord Leighton

    Lord Leighton Hangar Gold Member I

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    They are getting closer and closer to the high aspect ratio, super efficient sail planes. I wonder what its glide ratio will be. Even the 747 was pretty good in that respect.
     
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    I've seen ducks fold their wings too, when being shot down!!
     
  4. Lord Leighton

    Lord Leighton Hangar Gold Member I

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    747 was? IS! The 8 is fantastic in that respect too.
     
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