Re: 777-style cabin windows on 767-400(ER)

Date:         13 Oct 98 02:48:26 
From:         narayana@giasmd01.vsnl.net.in
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In article <airliners.1998.1633@ohare.Chicago.COM>, kls@ohare.Chicago.COM (Karl Swartz) wrote:
> >Also, the 767-400ER will have oval windows like the 777.  This saves
> >500lbs per airplane.
>
> I just read this in AW&ST.  This seems like a pretty significant change
> to the fuselage structure.  How does it affect certification?

Is there any technical explanation as to how the oval
windows save weight?.

Barath Narayan

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