B787 Number Four - structual damage on production line . . .


#1

Questions arise about composite construction of airliners???

Full Story from Flight International’s contributing blogger Jon Ostrower’s FlightBlogger.


#2

Questions arise about composite construction of airliners???

Why, because you used 4 question marks? Composite construction has proven itself in aeronautics and many other structural environments. Quit rocking the boat, err airframe.


#3

Yes, when will there be more? :smiley: 8)


#4

Composites weigh less and are cheaper which translate to savings. It is PROVEN in Cirrus, Columbia, Diamond, and Cessna with their LSA. I see no problem with using composities.