Re: Boeing 777 Cabin Door

Date:         24 Mar 98 11:38:50 
From:         gfoley@freenet.columbus.oh.us (Gerard Foley)
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In <airliners.1998.429@ohare.chicago.com>, faurecm@halcyon.com (C. Marin Faure) writes:
> An interesting sidebar to the 777 door. It seems that failing hydraulics
> in jetways is not that uncommon of an occurance.  When it happens, the
> jetway sags down to the ground, and it can peel the door right off an
> airplane in the process.

Shouldn't the jetway bellows be made weak enough to tear away without serious
damage to the airplane?

--
Gerry