A 787 airframe rests outside the factory's doors. The blocks hanging below the wings simulate the weight of the engines, to keep the wings from flexing up.
Take a tour of the largest airplane factory (photos)
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Seems they've loosened up a bit.
Last time I took that tour, cameras were verboten. Thanks for sharing.
Posted by JohnMcGrew@...
21st Jun 2011