Boeing goes the distance

November 2005
Engineer (00137758);11/14/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7688, p7
The article reports on aviation history made by Boeing Commercial Airplane Group when the 777- 200LR Worldliner. According to Boeing, the successful record attempt was made possible because of the 777-200LR's fuel efficiency and its reliable GE90-115B engines developed by General Electric. The first 777-200LR will be delivered to Pakistan International Airlines in early 2006. The EVA Air, Qatar Airways and Air India announced orders for the long-range aircraft.


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