Re: Boeing 777 Cabin Door

Date:         30 Mar 98 04:31:22 
From:         megazone@megazone.org (MegaZone)
Organization: WPI Discordian Society, Undocumented Cabal of the Accursed Saint Shiranto Joe
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gfoley@freenet.columbus.oh.us (Gerard Foley) shaped the electrons to say:
>Shouldn't the jetway bellows be made weak enough to tear away without serious
>damage to the airplane?

With many jetways if it sinks it will angle forward as it pivots, easily
bringing the body of the jetway in over a protruding door.  So it isn't just
a matter of the bellows.  I've even seen jetways with hard metal clamshell
like covers, not a bellows.

-MZ
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