Re: Does a 747 actually have a drop ceiling?

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Date:         12 Apr 96 02:11:24 
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> Does a 747 really have a drop ceiling above the passenger cabin?  Is
>this mostly open space like the movie suggests?------------
Yes, it does have a drop ceiling. Among several things, above the
ceiling runs a large ventilation duct lengthwise. Under the upper deck
though, the ceiling is suspended from the upper deck flooring. All the
wide bodies have a `drop' ceiling.
Carl Peters