Re: An-124 and wing dihedral

Date:         18 May 98 16:03:01 
From:         "Richard Rea" <>
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This isn't the first Russian transport with negative dihedral.  The
explanation I received in my old manual stated (speculation, perhaps?) that
in flight, when the wings were supporting the full fuselage load that they
would bend level.  Is this a common thing with large, heavy transports?