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First 777-300ER Delivered One Year Ago Today  
User currently offlineBronko From United States of America, joined Jul 2001, 810 posts, RR: 11
Posted (9 years 3 months 1 day 21 hours ago) and read 3795 times:

http://www.boeing.com/commercial/777family/rollout/

Exactly one year ago, the first 777-300ER was delivered to Air France. I have the privilege living near BFI, so I was very lucky to photograph the 777-300ER throughout the test and certification phase.

There is nothing like the sound of the GE90-115B as it spools up. Standing less than 100 yards away from the 777-300ER as it did a high thrust takeoff is still to this day one of my highlights at BFI.

And today, we are lucky enough to have the 777-200LR based out of BFI for test and certification.

Long live the might 777!


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User currently offlineMorvious From Netherlands, joined Feb 2005, 707 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (9 years 3 months 1 day 12 hours ago) and read 3651 times:

The 777 is a lovely airplane to watch.
The sound is great the first few seconds, when they spool the engines up to 100%, after that, it is a little boring  Smile

Share us some 777LR pics please  Wink



have a good day, Stefan van Hierden
User currently offlineBronko From United States of America, joined Jul 2001, 810 posts, RR: 11
Reply 2, posted (9 years 3 months 1 day 4 hours ago) and read 3542 times:

I normally try to not plug my own shots, but since you asked, here is my latest upload. From there you can see others, be sure to check out Royal Kings shots too.


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User currently offlineRJpieces From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (9 years 3 months 1 day 3 hours ago) and read 3495 times:

Jeez, I recall being so excited when AF started 773ER service on CDG-JFK in mid-May......I can't believe a year has passed since then!

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