First 777 Freighter Leaves Factory

June 2008
Assembly;Jun2008, Vol. 51 Issue 6, p19
The article reports on Boeing's ground testing of the first 777 jet to be configured as a freighter. The jet left the Everett, Washington factory for ground testing prior to its flight testing in Summer 2008. The freighter is said to provide greater range and larger capacity. The plan of Boeing is to deliver the first 777 freighter to Air France at the end of 2008.


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