Sunday, April 15, 2012

Russia Today gives Boeing 787 Dreamliner high marks

"RT gets on board the new super-efficient Boeing 787 Dreamliner as the plane takes a tour of the Russian skies.

Engineers say the Dreamliner is around 20 per cent lighter, 20 per cent more fuel efficient, and faster than other aircraft in its class. 
The new plane’s basic structural element is carbon fiber held together with an epoxy matrix, giving it a a higher strength-to-weight ratio than traditional aircraft materials."

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