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Any News On ZA005 And ZA006?  
User currently offlinehannahpa From United States of America, joined Mar 2010, 128 posts, RR: 0
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Just wondering if anyone has any news on when Boeing will get #5 and #6 in the air. I know that they are going to be the only ones with the GEn-X engines; just wondering what the progress is.

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User currently onlinekanban From United States of America, joined Jan 2008, 3560 posts, RR: 26
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per flight blogger http://www.flightglobal.com/blogs/flightblogger/

ZA005 & ZA006
Both General Electric GEnx-1B-powered 787 flight test aircraft remain parked inside Building 40-24 - future site of the 787 surge line - being prepared for their respective first flights expected in April or May. ZA005 carried out nacelle strut drain testing around March 7th and the aircraft is now expected to move out for a final aqueous wash of the fuel tanks. ZA006's engines have arrived on the factory floor for fitting.


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