Re: Identifying Boeing 777

Date:         28 Jul 97 01:13:25 
From: (Navion4217)
Organization: AOL
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>   How can one distinguish a Boeing 777 from the many other twin engine
>airliners, seeing it in flight without any direct size comparison?

All those twins do look alike; my dad (retired PA/DL capt) used to
complain that it was hard to tell if the holding traffic was a B767 or
A300 a long ways off or a B737 a short ways off.

When I was in Seattle back in 1994-5, we used to see the B777 going in and
out of Boeing Field all the time. The feature I noticed most was the
dihedral of the wings- the tips seemed to be higher than the top of the