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737 Max 9 maiden flight last Thursday

Discussion in 'General Topics' started by RDoug, Apr 17, 2017 at 09:29.

  1. AAPalmTree

    AAPalmTree Well-Known Member

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    Dummy question. The max is will be just the 900 or will they also produce a max800?
     
  2. Maximillian_Jenius

    Maximillian_Jenius Super User

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    The MAX is like the previous NG series. They're making examples of each model. 700 MAX, the 800 MAX has already flown. And now so has the 900 MAX.
     
  3. mikecweb

    mikecweb Third Generation Arizonan

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    Max 7, Max 8, Max 9
     
  4. Maximillian_Jenius

    Maximillian_Jenius Super User

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    :rolleyes:
     
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  5. inigo88

    inigo88 Composite-lover

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    https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Closed_wing

    :D
     
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  6. JeppUpdater

    JeppUpdater Well-Known Member

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    Fun fact: the MAX can apparently only have the cross pointer/dual cue/real man's flight director and it's been a major training headache at Southwest as they try and transition over from V-bars.
     
  7. sweeps

    sweeps Undercarriage Acuator

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    It's not that hard to learn is it??

    Edit: To be fair I do use the V bars at the sim and the cross points in real flying haha
     
  8. broncoav8r

    broncoav8r Well-Known Member

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    Took me about 5-10 minutes after Flying V-bar style FDs for my entire career...so no it's really not...and I actually like it better now.
     
  9. sweeps

    sweeps Undercarriage Acuator

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    Me too. Super simple and I feel like it's more accurate
     
  10. gotWXdagain

    gotWXdagain Highly Visible Member

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    *Ding* Ah crap, what light just turned on?
     
  11. ZapBrannigan

    ZapBrannigan Old School

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    There's no chime


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  12. gotWXdagain

    gotWXdagain Highly Visible Member

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    Just a rubix cube for an overhead panel.
     
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  13. ZapBrannigan

    ZapBrannigan Old School

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    Lots of sharp things to smack my head on.


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