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Boeing Cockpits

Tue Dec 19, 2000 7:38 am

The 757/767-200+300/ and 747-400 cockpits have little dials for the numbers on the Autopilot panel, take a look:


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But on the 777 and 767-400, the numbers on the Autopilot panel are digital displays:


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Does anyone know whether Boeing is putting digital numbers on the newest 757s, 747s and 767-200/300s?
 
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RE: Boeing Cockpits

Tue Dec 19, 2000 10:59 am

Probably not!
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RE: Boeing Cockpits

Tue Dec 19, 2000 11:53 am

All New Boeing Aircraft, 757 and up, will have the option of coming with the new 777 cockpits in 2-3 years. Most likely, the new 757NG and 767NG will introduce this.
 
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RE: Boeing Cockpits

Tue Dec 19, 2000 5:15 pm

off topic, but I can't wait until Im the one advancing the throtlles of a sweet 777......ahhhhhhhhh..........that felt good.