Flying Table, Photo by: Omar Atom

As tall as a small child and with a wingspan of close to three meters, the lappet-faced vulture, sometimes called the “flying table,” is the largest vulture in Africa. Today it is still found in the southern part of Egypt’s Eastern Desert.


  1. Yeah good point. All this nonsense seemed to ramp up with the 787.I still think Boeing should act more like a Ferrari dealer. Only sell new planes to curstmeos that have bought 2-3 used ones from them, and then demand 130% list price, cash up front… :p

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