Re: 747 wing flexibility

Date:         21 Sep 98 00:31:54 
From:         "David M. Clark" <>
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All airliner wings can flex incredible amounts, as you'd expect when you
think about the load they have to carry.  Next time you're on an airliner
next to a window, just check the wingtip level on the ground, then in the
climb - you'll see the tip move from below the level of the window, to
inline with the top of the fuselage!