Airbus’ new winglet patent

Its not only Boeing that is looking at folding wingtips.  Airbus is at it too, but their solution folds down rather than up.Airbus’ patent application can be seen here.  As the image suggests, it looks like this idea is focused on a twin engine aircraft. Airbus...

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IAM rejects Boeing’s offer

Boeing’s offer of a contract extension for 777X work at Everett has been rejected by the IAM (67% No to 33% Yes). In its response, BCA boss Ray Conner noted he is “very disappointed”. Boeing now has no choice but to open the 777X production location...