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What Is This Hump On The 77W?  
User currently offlinec5load From United States of America, joined Sep 2008, 917 posts, RR: 0
Posted (5 years 4 months 1 day 3 hours ago) and read 5565 times:

Looking at this photo of the new 77W for TK, I saw a peculiar hump just aft of the fwd ACL. Looking at another 77W for Korean Air, the hump is absent on it? Does anyone know what this is? Internet? Sat TV?

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User currently offlinestar_world From Ireland, joined Jun 2001, 1234 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (5 years 4 months 1 day 3 hours ago) and read 5560 times:

That is a satellite antenna, I believe.

User currently offlineb78710 From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2006, 346 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (5 years 4 months 14 hours ago) and read 5320 times:

looks like a satcom antenna, don't knoy why the korean wouldnt have it though

User currently offlineFlyASAGuy2005 From United States of America, joined Sep 2007, 7397 posts, RR: 7
Reply 3, posted (5 years 4 months 12 hours ago) and read 5260 times:
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Looks to be the Antenna found on a/c with Live TV.

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