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Red Cockpit Window Frames On 737

Thu May 17, 2007 2:25 am

why do some 737's have red metal window frames on the windshields? does this appear on other boeing models?
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RE: Red Cockpit Window Frames On 737

Thu May 17, 2007 1:59 pm

Yes. It is to denote which window is the emergency egress "hatch" on airplanes. You will also see it on many DC-8's 9's and Maddogs and 727's. It is marked on some planes and others it is not.
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RE: Red Cockpit Window Frames On 737

Thu May 17, 2007 5:44 pm

Red border denote thats an Emergency Exit.Our B737s don't have the mark but our B757s do.
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RE: Red Cockpit Window Frames On 737

Fri May 18, 2007 12:38 am

that makes a lot of sense. very cool! thank you.
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