Aviation

March 11, 2014 12:00 AM

Winglets go long way in saving airlines fuel

Boeing calls the odd-looking upturned wingtips on aircraft “blended winglets,” Airbus calls them “sharklets” and Southwest Airlines, in ads, simply calls them “little doo-hickeys.”

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