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Video answers: ‘The Dreamliner’s huge windows’

Here are the answers to last Friday’s video, enjoy!

Suggested ICAO level for video: 5+

  1. Its primary structural construction materials are composite materials, mostly carbon reinforced plastics.
  2. It has made new routes that were previously not commercially viable, a reality.
  3. It may have saved the company from bankruptcy.
  4. They’re so big because the composite materials used in its construction create a much stronger structure which can bear a higher stress load than traditional materials.

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