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Wing Displacement Measurement Tests

The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is the first commercial aircraft built from lightweight composite materials.  Like aluminum structure wings during their development, the composite wings undergo rigorous test.  Among those tests, is the "wing up-bend test" which test the mechanical integrity the wing when being displaced upwards.

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