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Boeing Completes Pre-Production Work For Boeing 787-9
March 30, 2012
After validating assumptions on the manufacturing cost and efficiency of laminar flow, Boeing is proceeding with a baseline design for the horizontal and vertical stabilizers on the 787-9. Boeing’s patented hybrid laminar flow control (HLFC) system will be the industry’s first use of a drag-reducing...
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