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How Planes Are Engineered to Fly Upside-Down

Plane wings are engineered to make flight as efficient as possible, but what exactly has to change so they can fly upside down?

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“Aircraft manufacturer Boeing recently unveiled what it’s calling the world’s lightest metal — a microlattice structure that’s strong, durable and actually around 99.99 percent air. Boeing hopes that the ultralight metal will mark a major shift in aircraft manufacturing.”
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Written by: Sophie Bakoledis

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