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United was the first U.S. airline to use the split scimitar, during a Feb. 18 commercial flight from Houston to Los Angeles, only a couple of weeks after it was certified by the Federal Aviation Administration for use on Boeing 737-800 aircraft.

( Chuck Berman, Chicago Tribune )

United was the first U.S. airline to use the split scimitar, during a Feb. 18 commercial flight from Houston to Los Angeles, only a couple of weeks after it was certified by the Federal Aviation Administration for use on Boeing 737-800 aircraft.

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