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B777 Vertical Stablizer LE Panel

Mon Dec 27, 2004 1:54 am


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Watching AIs New B777 N205UA today Afternoon at Mumbai.
Noticed the LE of the Vertical Stablizer had one portion with a different material from the sides.Is that housing the HF Antenna.
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RE: B777 Vertical Stablizer LE Panel

Tue Dec 28, 2004 10:10 pm

Short version, Yes !
If it's not broken, don't fix it !
 
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RE: B777 Vertical Stablizer LE Panel

Tue Dec 28, 2004 11:41 pm

Thought so.Thanks.
What about the HF Coupler.Where is it located.
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RE: B777 Vertical Stablizer LE Panel

Wed Dec 29, 2004 2:45 am

The HF coupler is located in the vertical stab behind a panel just about directly behind the HF antenna.
 
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RE: B777 Vertical Stablizer LE Panel

Wed Dec 29, 2004 4:31 pm

So its very similiar to the B737 setup.
Thanks.
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