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Largest Production Building?

Thu Sep 09, 2004 8:17 am

Ok, just to say before I start that I'm not sure if this belong in this forum or not but I'm not really sure what forum it does belong to so here goes.

I was just on the Boeing website and I found the following quote 'As part of the tour, visitors will be located in the largest building in the world by volume (472,000,000 cubic feet). '

I was then looking through the photos posted here and found this one

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Ok my question is will the Airbus facility in Toulouse be bigger than the Boeing Everett facility when finished??
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RE: Largest Production Building?

Thu Sep 09, 2004 10:36 am

To my knowledge, Boeing's Everett facility will still be the largest by volume. The new Toulouse building is for the A380 only, Boeing's plant houses the three widebody assembly lines in one building.

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