Re: Folding wings 777?

Date:         18 Mar 2001 12:06:15 
From:         "James Weber" <mattheww50@home.com>
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-----Original Message-----
From: J. G. Pastorkyna <emtgx@aol.com>
To: airliners@chicago.com <airliners@chicago.com>
Date: 18 March 2001 03:49
Subject: Folding wings 777?

>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?

There have been no 'takers', and as far as I know, Boeing withdrew the
feature about 18 months ago.....