By Jay Spenser, Joe Sutter

747 is the exciting tale at the back of "the Queen of the Skies"—the Boeing 747—as advised via Joe Sutter, probably the most celebrated engineers of the 20 th century, who spearheaded its layout and development. Sutter's vibrant narrative takes us again to a time whilst American expertise used to be state-of-the-art and jet commute used to be nonetheless glamorous and new. With wit and heat, he supplies an insider's feel of the bigger than life-size personalities—and the tensions—in the aeronautical international.

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33 0 tails of the General Electric FllO engine nozzle • Oetale dyszy wylotowej sUnika 0 neral Electric FllO 34 ( ~. p l TOP SHOTS Free-fall, non-guided general purpose [GP] MK-82 500-pound bomb mounted on multi- EGBU-27 (Enhanced Guided Bomb Unj t) Paveway m 2000-pound laser guided bomb . \()e Mk 82 o masie 500 fun tow (227 k g) na EGBU-27 is an enhanced GBU-27 dertvative through the adclition of GPSIINS guidance • belce wielozamkowej Bomba kjerowana laserowo i dodatkowo ukladem GPS/INS typu EGBU-2 7 o masie 907 kg F-16C www.

33 0 tails of the General Electric FllO engine nozzle • Oetale dyszy wylotowej sUnika 0 neral Electric FllO 34 ( ~. p l TOP SHOTS Free-fall, non-guided general purpose [GP] MK-82 500-pound bomb mounted on multi- EGBU-27 (Enhanced Guided Bomb Unj t) Paveway m 2000-pound laser guided bomb . \()e Mk 82 o masie 500 fun tow (227 k g) na EGBU-27 is an enhanced GBU-27 dertvative through the adclition of GPSIINS guidance • belce wielozamkowej Bomba kjerowana laserowo i dodatkowo ukladem GPS/INS typu EGBU-2 7 o masie 907 kg F-16C www.

33 0 tails of the General Electric FllO engine nozzle • Oetale dyszy wylotowej sUnika 0 neral Electric FllO 34 ( ~. p l TOP SHOTS Free-fall, non-guided general purpose [GP] MK-82 500-pound bomb mounted on multi- EGBU-27 (Enhanced Guided Bomb Unj t) Paveway m 2000-pound laser guided bomb . \()e Mk 82 o masie 500 fun tow (227 k g) na EGBU-27 is an enhanced GBU-27 dertvative through the adclition of GPSIINS guidance • belce wielozamkowej Bomba kjerowana laserowo i dodatkowo ukladem GPS/INS typu EGBU-2 7 o masie 907 kg F-16C www.

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