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747-400 Landing Lights  
User currently offlineUTA_flyinghigh From Tunisia, joined Oct 2001, 6495 posts, RR: 50
Posted (12 years 9 months 3 weeks 4 days 14 hours ago) and read 4346 times:

Hello,

When I was spotting in Dorval (YUL/CYUL) I noticed that regular visitor CN-RGA (RAM Boeing 747-428) had 6 landing lights on the wings (3 on each side) instead of 4 on other 744's.

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Does anybody know why ?


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User currently offlineTheairbusguy From France, joined Sep 2001, 37 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (12 years 9 months 3 weeks 4 days 13 hours ago) and read 4305 times:

internal mirror on this 744 on the 2 wings are not lights.
you must know that this aircraft can have the Maroc's president on board, it's that why it is equiped on each aft pylons and APU exhaust with a lure's device in order to avoid any launched rockets.
these 2 stuff on the leading edge are 2 air intakes for a unknown device.


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