Folding wings 777?

Date:         17 Mar 2001 08:33:36 
From: (J. G. Pastorkyna)
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Has any carrier taken advantage of Boeing's offer to manufacture the 777 with
wings that can be shortened by folding up before reaching the gate? It was
mentioned in a TV documentary, but I certainly haven't seen such a sight
anywhere. Are there that many airports gates where such a practise would be

J. G. Pastorkyna