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Boeing 767 Winglets Picture  
User currently offlineMD90fan From Bahamas, joined Jul 2005, 2931 posts, RR: 7
Posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 18 hours ago) and read 32722 times:



Looks awesome, with this and the interior upgrades AA is really stepping up it's game  yes 

 thumbsup   twocents 


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User currently offlineHighFlyer9790 From United States of America, joined Jul 2005, 1241 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 17 hours ago) and read 32634 times:

very cool! i think they look great!


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User currently offlineEbs757 From United States of America, joined Jul 2006, 758 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 17 hours ago) and read 32610 times:

looks cool...where did you find this pic?


Viva la Vida
User currently offlineFl370 From United States of America, joined Apr 2006, 252 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 17 hours ago) and read 32575 times:

looks really good!! hope to see more of it on other carriers!!!!


fl370


User currently offlineEYKD From Russia, joined Dec 2006, 203 posts, RR: 1
Reply 4, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 17 hours ago) and read 32549 times:

Quoting Ebs757 (Reply 2):
where did you find this pic

Here's little trick: Hover your mouse over the picture, right-click (if you use any Windows OS), select "Properties" ("Picture properties" in some browsers). You'll get an answer in an eye-wink!  Smile


User currently offlineN53614 From United States of America, joined May 2007, 251 posts, RR: 1
Reply 5, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 11 hours ago) and read 31970 times:

Not a big suprise, but the wingletted B767 looks pretty nice!

Is American adding winglets to their B767-200s or just the -300s?



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User currently offlineMauriceB From Netherlands, joined Aug 2004, 2491 posts, RR: 25
Reply 6, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 11 hours ago) and read 31846 times:

Quoting N53614 (Reply 6):
Not a big suprise, but the wingletted B767 looks pretty nice!

Is American adding winglets to their B767-200s or just the -300s?

All 767's....

Btw, Welcome on A.net


User currently offlineWarreng24 From United States of America, joined Nov 2005, 708 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 9 hours ago) and read 31557 times:

Quoting MD90fan (Thread starter):
Looks awesome, with this and the interior upgrades AA is really stepping up it's game

Winglets look great. Too bad the interior upgrades do not pertain to the Y cabin.


User currently offlineN53614 From United States of America, joined May 2007, 251 posts, RR: 1
Reply 8, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 8 hours ago) and read 31359 times:

Quoting MauriceB (Reply 6):
All 767s....

Btw, Welcome on A.net

Nice to know the -200s are getting some love too. Thanks for the info and the welcome.  Smile



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User currently offlineAamr From United States of America, joined Oct 2006, 38 posts, RR: 0
Reply 9, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 7 hours ago) and read 31150 times:

Are the -200s receiving winglets? I thought, and according to the APB website, that only the -300ER/F's were currently in development....

http://www.aviationpartnersboeing.com/products/767-300ER.html


User currently offlineKrisYYZ From Canada, joined Nov 2004, 1593 posts, RR: 0
Reply 10, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 7 hours ago) and read 31089 times:

The winglets look sick on the 67!!

I hope AC decides to put them on some of their B763s, and if they do, I hope they paint a small maple leaf on them.

KrisYYZ


User currently offlineSolnabo From Sweden, joined Jan 2008, 859 posts, RR: 2
Reply 11, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 7 hours ago) and read 31041 times:

How many miles further will 767 fly with winglets than those without?

Curius..

Micke//  wave 



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User currently offlineB742 From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2005, 3768 posts, RR: 19
Reply 12, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 7 hours ago) and read 31015 times:

Quoting Solnabo (Reply 11):
How many miles further will 767 fly with winglets than those without?

Roughly around 360nm further.

Rob!  wave 


User currently offlineAamr From United States of America, joined Oct 2006, 38 posts, RR: 0
Reply 13, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 7 hours ago) and read 30975 times:

Quoting Solnabo (Reply 11):

According to the AA press release....up to 360nm further.


Also, after reading the release from AA, it is only the 58 767-300ER's which will be outfitted

http://www.aa.com/content/amrcorp/pr...Releases/2007_04/25_winglets.jhtml


User currently offlineLuisca From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 14, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 7 hours ago) and read 30862 times:

How long till airlines like Delta and AC order? DL plans on keeping those 67s for a veeeeeeeeeeeery long time.

User currently offlineSolnabo From Sweden, joined Jan 2008, 859 posts, RR: 2
Reply 15, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 6 hours ago) and read 30706 times:

67 will be the civilian B 52 who will fly and fly. Read that USAF gonna retier the BUFF in 2045...

Micke//  Wink



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User currently offlineMauriceB From Netherlands, joined Aug 2004, 2491 posts, RR: 25
Reply 16, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 6 hours ago) and read 30529 times:

Quoting Aamr (Reply 13):
Also, after reading the release from AA, it is only the 58 767-300ER's which will be outfitted

mmm strange, on a topic last weak someone say'd that also the 200's will be fitted with winglets..

anyway, my mistake.


User currently offlineEA772LR From United States of America, joined Mar 2007, 2836 posts, RR: 10
Reply 17, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 5 hours ago) and read 29902 times:

how come they aren't using the raked wingtips like on the 764ER and 77L and 77W and even the 787? I thought raked wingtips were better for longer range and winglets were better for short range. The wingtips look good tho!


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User currently offlineBA787 From United Kingdom, joined Jun 2006, 2596 posts, RR: 7
Reply 18, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 5 hours ago) and read 29308 times:

This looks really good. I did wonder when this might happen. AA has some pretty new 763s, so I can see the need for these, as they wont be leaving the fleet anytime soon

User currently offlineUa777222 From United States of America, joined Dec 2003, 3348 posts, RR: 11
Reply 19, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 5 hours ago) and read 29023 times:

Aren't raked winglets harder to install and would keep them out of service longer? They look sweet. Outside of the 360nm range addage, what kind of fuel economy improvements are we looking at?


"It wasn't raining when Noah built the ark."
User currently offlineLokey123 From Barbados, joined May 2006, 138 posts, RR: 0
Reply 20, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 4 hours ago) and read 28805 times:

Quoting Solnabo (Reply 11):
How many miles further will 767 fly with winglets than those without?

I looked at some numbers produced to study the benefit of winglets for 757 and the 767 claims seem to match the 757 claims very closely. If so, the average improvement for most flight profiles will be in the 40% – 50% range of their high number. That is, a range improvement of about 140 – 180 nm, payload improvement of about 4800 – 6000 lbs and fuel savings of 2.6% – 3%.


User currently offlineLMP737 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 21, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 4 hours ago) and read 28542 times:

Can't wait to see it up close. This should keep the guys at AFW busy for awhile.  Smile

User currently offlinePBIflyguy From United States of America, joined Nov 2003, 248 posts, RR: 1
Reply 22, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 4 hours ago) and read 28078 times:

Very handsome airliner....... but man , it needs a caption " Honey....... I blew up the 737.."

User currently offlineEALflyer From United States of America, joined Oct 2005, 34 posts, RR: 0
Reply 23, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 4 hours ago) and read 27676 times:

Is this an actual photo or just an artist's/draftman's conception? (Somehow, it doesn't look "real") thx

User currently offlineDavidkunzVIE From Austria, joined Mar 2007, 431 posts, RR: 4
Reply 24, posted (7 years 7 months 3 weeks 2 days 4 hours ago) and read 27676 times:

Quoting EA772LR (Reply 17):
I thought raked wingtips were better for longer range and winglets were better for short range.

Aren't winglets a bit pointless (if not counter-productive) on short trips?



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25 AA1818 : It's good to see AA being AAggressive, or somewhat aggressive in staying competitive. Let's hope there's a nice 787 order in 2007 and some hints about
26 Post contains images OGGFBORefueler : Beautiful A/C. Can't wait to "eventually" see it in Hawai'i with the winglets on. Aloha! Keone
27 Post contains images Jamman : Nice to see AA do this, along with the winglets and moderised cabins these birds are going to have a lot of mileage left in them, I for one don't see
28 Post contains images Raventom : Does AA have a white livery now? Or just a bad artist?
29 Ua777222 : Aren't raked winglets harder to install and would keep them out of service longer? They look sweet. Outside of the 360nm range addage, what kind of fu
30 Ua777222 : I apologize for the dbl post. Computer is on the fritz. Thanks guys.
31 Post contains images LVHGEL : Unless they find a way of upgrading the upgrade made to the upgrdaded upgrade, in which case quite possible will see the 100 years old BUFF
32 SixtySeven : IMO it looks like junk. a nice wing is one without garbage hanging off them.
33 Post contains images PHLBOS : Didn't AA retire their 762s a few years ago? I know DL & UA did; not sure about CO.
34 AAFLT1871 : Nope. Still flying. JFK-LAX comes to mind
35 Longhornmaniac : No, they still run them on: LAX-JFK SFO-JFK MIA-JFK JFK-BDA I think that's it. Cheers, Cameron
36 N839MH : Well now that AA and DFW signed a 3 year lease for the old Delta hangar...$250,000 a month, this might be a good place to install the winglets. How l
37 Flynavy : American retired the non-ER 767-200's a few years back. The -200ER models are still in the fleet, less the airframe lost at LAX recently.
38 Star_world : CO's 762s are pretty much brand new - they have the new interior, PTVs at every seat. No reason for these to be retired until the 787s come along (an
39 Post contains images BMIFlyer : Loving the sight of those, they are huge Lee
40 Whappeh : US Airways better get their hands on these.
41 Twolz2rn : how tall are the winglets on the 757 and 767?
42 ERAUgrad02 : i'd like to know this too. also how much larger are these compared to 737 winglets?
43 ConcordeBoy : I guess I'm in the minority. Though I of course understand the benefits provided, I find (blended) wingletted 767s to be absolutely repulsive-looking.
44 A388 : Refitting the 762's with the winglets doesn't make much sense as they won't be staying in AA's fleet for that long anymore I assume. Because of this i
45 Vasu : Twin-engined MD11! And I like it
46 Thebry : The winglets on both the 737 and the 757 are 8-feet 2-inches tall. The winglets for the 767 are a whopping 11-feet tall. The prices for these things
47 WestJetYQQ : SWEET! I was expecting it to look dumb like the 777 winglets, but it looks completely natural here!
48 AirlineAV8tor : CO should be flying with them before AA. CO worked with Boeing hand in hand with the 757 (being their launch customer), and while halfway through that
49 Longhornmaniac : Am I the only one that can't see the picture? Apparently so. Can anyone put a link up, as well perhaps? Thanks! Cheers, Cameron
50 Post contains images YYZatcboy :
51 PC12Fan : Winglets give the option of longer range, or the capability to increase payloads on the "original range".
52 LMP737 : Since adding winglets requires the wing to be beefed up the work will be done at AFW. That's because they have the expertise and the tooling for that
53 UA777 : I just flew from Cancun, Mexico two days ago and could have sworn I saw a Continental Airlines 767 with winglets. Can anyone confirm this?
54 InbarD : Winglets makes the 767 look even better. Just like winglets made the 757 look awesome.
55 Byrdluvs747 : JFK-SAN on Saturdays
56 Raggi : I can confirm that you did NOT see a CO 76 w/ winglets. What you saw was probably a 752- as all CO 752s have winglets. That or a 737... raggi
57 AA777LVR : Any idea when the certification program will begin for AA's 763's? I understand AA is loaning a 763 for the certification. Anyone out there have any i
58 ERAUgrad02 : does anyone know where the modification is occuring so that people can take pictures.
59 Ken777 : Hopefully a few will be worked on in TUL - they've got a bit of experience in this area . . .
60 AirSpare : How about some Mk-82s? that would look ok, there's room for a few hundred... This was a tad curious, especialy AA's cryptic press response. If AA is
61 LMP737 : TULE has it's hands full right now. In addition AFW is set up fro the 767 where as TUL is not.
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