Re: Boeing 777 advances

Organization: All Things Schweinlike, Ltd.
Date:         22 Jan 96 03:24:12 
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>-I believe the 777 is the first Boeing with laser gyros,
>though once again I find it hard to believe no one else
>did first.  Same goes for flat-panel displays.  Anyone
>know if the gyros were ring or fiber-optic?

The 767 has ring laser gyros so the 777 isn't the first if that is the
type it has.  Never heard of a fiber-optic aircraft gyro; how does it work
and what aircraft currently use them?