What follows is a post about the “brains” of the 777. They seem to be at the heart of how someone could possibly make a 777 disappear and this post will serve as background for such speculations.
The 777 is a marvel of engineering, being the world’s largest twinjet and Boeing’s first fly-by-wire airliner, and the first commercial airliner designed completely on computers. All flight controls are computer-mediated in the brains or “neural network” of the 777. A panoramic tour of the Main Equipment Center (MEC) where the “brains” are kept can be had by clicking the picture below (courtesy of the font of knowledge):
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