737's in the water.

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  1. syscom3

    syscom3 Pacific Historian

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    Yup. Just what I said. At the railroad website I frequent, someone got some pictures of a train derailment that dumped new 737 fuselages into a river. An expensive derailment no doubt. These pictures are used by permission.

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    Saw this earlier - looks like the 737 line is going to be a bit behind schedule! That sucks!
     
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    I hope none of those airframes were for Eastern Airlines
     
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    At a glance, I have thought those 737 fuselages were recycled to train cars.
    What a bitter loss of brand new parts.
     
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    I Feel bad for boeing as they always seem to be in some sort of trouble and I don't think this helps them out very much. I guess all we can do now is wait and see what Boeing does.
     
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    Those fuselages are built in Wichita.
     
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    Well that's what insurance is for...
     
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    I see a donation to some A&P schools coming for these. At least they can get some use out of them.
     
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    Cockpits are complete no doubt!
     
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    Ooops!

    Certainly an upset for the production line.
     
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