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Oldest flying 747 finally grounded, 47 years after first flight

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Re: Spinal Tap (inspired) Airways

"The Goose could have done better [...]"

I thought that Hughes struggled to maintain control due to the strength needed to operate the flap etc surfaces. Were the control surfaces powered by hydraulics or steel wires?

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