Re: Mysterious Boeing Panel

Date:         10 Jul 99 02:33:18 
From:         Trevor Fenn <convair@I.Don'!.net>
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Tim Pearson wrote:
> I've noticed that Boeing 707s and 727s have a trapezoid-shaped,
> beige-colored fiberglass or plastic panel on the lower aspect
> of the right side of the forward fuselage, between the flight
> deck and the forward galley service door.

It's a painted surface which surrounds the forward lavatory service
point. It usually can be seen on all 707's 727's and 737's which have
bare metal in that area. I guess it's to offer some corrosion protection
against leaking blue juice.

Trevor Fenn