warreng24
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Any Photos Of GEnx Installed On 747 Test Plane?

Sat May 26, 2007 2:15 am

Subject line says it all.

Any photos of the GEnx engine installed on the 747 test plane?

All I could find were the first flight videos...
 
AirplaneFan
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RE: Any Photos Of GEnx Installed On 747 Test Plane?

Sat May 26, 2007 2:54 am

Quoting Warreng24 (Thread starter):
Any photos of the GEnx engine installed on the 747 test plane?

Here you go:

http://flickr.com/photos/dbcnwa/492142023/in/set-1369553/
http://flickr.com/photos/dbcnwa/492141881/in/set-1369553/
http://flickr.com/photos/dbcnwa/498199655/in/set-1369553/

Due credit to dbcnwa

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Viscount724
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RE: Any Photos Of GEnx Installed On 747 Test Plane?

Sat May 26, 2007 6:25 am

And see the following GE video that includes the first flight last February.

http://www.geaviation.com/engines/commercial/genx/firstflight.html
 
dl021
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RE: Any Photos Of GEnx Installed On 747 Test Plane?

Sat May 26, 2007 6:44 am

4 of those bad boys on the wings will certainly make an adjustment to the current profile of the 747.....won't it?
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jetjeanes
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RE: Any Photos Of GEnx Installed On 747 Test Plane?

Sat May 26, 2007 8:25 am

There is one still in China still doing a 2 year nonstop on a testbed. According to Air mak
i can see for 80 miles
 
andz
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RE: Any Photos Of GEnx Installed On 747 Test Plane?

Sat May 26, 2007 2:26 pm

Quoting Viscount724 (Reply 2):
And see the following GE video that includes the first flight last February.

Nice video clip but doesn't look as impressive as the big GE-90 on the 747. I do like the "jagged edge" rear cowling though. See the shine on that old classic at the end when the crew got off? Beautiful.
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Viscount724
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RE: Any Photos Of GEnx Installed On 747 Test Plane?

Sun May 27, 2007 8:30 am

Quoting Andz (Reply 5):
Quoting Viscount724 (Reply 2):
And see the following GE video that includes the first flight last February.

Nice video clip but doesn't look as impressive as the big GE-90 on the 747. I do like the "jagged edge" rear cowling though. See the shine on that old classic at the end when the crew got off? Beautiful.

Yes still looks pretty good at age 37. The 25th 747 built, delivered to Pan Am March 1970.


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