Why do aircraft store fuel in the wings?

March 4, 2018

You probably know that aircraft store a lot of its fuel in the wings but do you know why? In today's video I will explain exactly what the idea behind aircraft fuel tanks in the wings are and I will also give you some info regarding the fuel system of the Boeing 737NG.

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