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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Sun Mar 08, 2020 2:22 pm

In this article the it shows the 777-9 range of 8200nm and 9300nm for 777-8. I wonder if Boeing has already increased operational range or if this is a misprint.

https://www.airlineratings.com/news/fab ... 7x-flight/
 
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Sun Mar 08, 2020 2:49 pm

JohanTally wrote:
In this article the it shows the 777-9 range of 8200nm and 9300nm for 777-8. I wonder if Boeing has already increased operational range or if this is a misprint.

https://www.airlineratings.com/news/fab ... 7x-flight/


Those figures are not believable. Misprint is too kind a word!

From Boeing's PR after the first flight:
https://investors.boeing.com/investors/ ... fault.aspx
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777-8: 8,730 nautical miles (16,170 km)
777-9: 7,285 nautical miles (13,500 km)
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Sun Mar 08, 2020 6:14 pm

scbriml wrote:
JohanTally wrote:
In this article the it shows the 777-9 range of 8200nm and 9300nm for 777-8. I wonder if Boeing has already increased operational range or if this is a misprint.

https://www.airlineratings.com/news/fab ... 7x-flight/


Those figures are not believable. Misprint is too kind a word!

From Boeing's PR after the first flight:
https://investors.boeing.com/investors/ ... fault.aspx
Range:
777-8: 8,730 nautical miles (16,170 km)
777-9: 7,285 nautical miles (13,500 km)

There is a sentence of ‘depending on airline configuration’ so there is that caveat in the article but a bit of a dishonest one if it is. I think you need to go below 300seats to get 8200nm out of it ( which would be possible in very high premium cabins but hardly typical.

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Sun Mar 08, 2020 7:28 pm

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planecane wrote:
Not specific to the 777X but is there any record of the highest percentage of expected load any aircraft has ever experienced in flight?

Basically, how much margin over the worst case scenario is the 150% requirement providing?


As it suggests - 50%. The 100% figure is supposed to be the largest load the plane would ever see in operation.

What I mean is has any aircraft ever experienced forces over the design max load in flight that has been documented?

An example of being over 150% on landing, this is a Russian bomber, cue to about 1.10

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=dHMSSU_XyxU
 
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Sun Mar 08, 2020 7:52 pm

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I assume China Airlines Flight 006 would qualify as a flight that exceeded design max loads.


This would be an example of the frame exceeding limit load or 100% load.

Airframe break-up would be 150%. Not sure if this has ever occured as the only scenario I can see this happen is the plane trying to come out of a steep dive.

I believe hard landing is typically where you'll find he most occurrence of exceeding limit load.

bt

Yes, exceeding max speed by about 22% would hit 150%. Pulling up from steep dive, extreme turbulence, and hard landings all would be examples. The envelope is defined by event of scale within normal operations. Things like going supersonic, dual engine failure, takeoffs 15% overweight, CG outside of range, etc are outside of the envelope.
 
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Fri Mar 13, 2020 2:41 pm

Any updates or has the CV slowed things down?
 
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Fri Mar 13, 2020 6:32 pm

As far as any one is aware, there have not been any confirmed Boeing cases in the Boeing Field area where the testing is being done.

Not sure why folks have not picked up the news yet, but apparently they just did a rejected take off test.


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Fri Mar 13, 2020 6:34 pm

The one with the smoking wheels and blown tire?
 
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Fri Mar 13, 2020 6:43 pm

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The one with the smoking wheels and blown tire?


Yes, I was waiting for the brake fire, but they cut off the video.

Isn't a wee bit early for rejected max weight take off?

The other question is did they deliberately popped the tires? At a minimum, they must have wore them down to the minimum thread to simulate real world condition?

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Fri Mar 13, 2020 7:46 pm

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The one with the smoking wheels and blown tire?


Yes, I was waiting for the brake fire, but they cut off the video.

Isn't a wee bit early for rejected max weight take off?

The other question is did they deliberately popped the tires? At a minimum, they must have wore them down to the minimum thread to simulate real world condition?

bt


I think that is one of the very final tests - given the potential for damage to the plane.
 
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Fri Mar 13, 2020 11:05 pm

StTim wrote:
bikerthai wrote:
Noshow wrote:
The one with the smoking wheels and blown tire?


Yes, I was waiting for the brake fire, but they cut off the video.

Isn't a wee bit early for rejected max weight take off?

The other question is did they deliberately popped the tires? At a minimum, they must have wore them down to the minimum thread to simulate real world condition?

bt




I think that is one of the very final tests - given the potential for damage to the plane.



There is no way that was the max weight rto. I thought that test was at high energy speeds? It may have been a max autobrake rto however, who knows
 
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Sat Mar 14, 2020 3:07 am

I'd imagine they were trouble shooting an anti skid auto brake / RTO issue that clearly led to a locked brake and blew the tire, the brakes would certainly not get hot at such a low abort speed especially the locked brake.
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Mon Mar 16, 2020 7:35 pm

Flight test 1 about to take off
 
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Wed Mar 18, 2020 8:52 am

All very quiet. No flying for 3 weeks now. ??
 
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Wed Mar 18, 2020 4:22 pm

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All very quiet. No flying for 3 weeks now.


Could be related to COVID-19. Seattle is an epicenter and Washington State is placing more and more restrictions to try and contain the spread. Boeing has reported around a dozen cases with about 100 people quarantined for possible contact.
 
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Wed Mar 18, 2020 4:50 pm

There was a post a week ago saying the first frame was down for maintenance as they will be installing additional test equipment.

While all who can work remotely have been ordered to do so, those who need to support production and the flight lines are still required to come in unless they want to take sick leave or vacation.

Belt tightening is in effect, so there may not be incentive to accelerate any work and everyone is being extra cautious.

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Wed Mar 18, 2020 11:02 pm

It's in the air
 
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Thu Mar 19, 2020 2:22 am

Spetsnaz55 wrote:
It's in the air


It also stayed under 20k feet which apparently is the plan thus far
 
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Fri Mar 20, 2020 4:35 pm

WH002 (N779XX) scheduled for taxi tests.

https://twitter.com/mattcawby/status/12 ... 4421935111
 
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Fri Mar 20, 2020 10:54 pm

Taxi tests occurred. (There’s also a top beacon light haha):
https://www.instagram.com/p/B9-Jv4ABzGm/?igshid=4uzfu58v47w6
 
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Fri Mar 20, 2020 11:19 pm

http://kpae.blogspot.com/2020/03/paine- ... ch-20.html

Matt says Maybe B1 flight tomorrow for N779XX. I doubt it though
 
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Mon Mar 23, 2020 9:52 pm

Boeing Puget Sound is getting ready to shut down. They will start to wind down with closure on Wednesday. Not sure how this will affect the military side as certain programs were told they are important to military readiness. But things are fluid.

Anyway for 777 flight test fans, you'll need to find something else to occupy your time for the next few weeks

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Wed Apr 01, 2020 10:43 pm

So, nothing at all happening with the 777?
 
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So, nothing at all happening with the 777?

nope, not until Boeing's lockdown is over
 
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Sun Apr 19, 2020 2:42 pm

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So, nothing at all happening with the 777?

nope, not until Boeing's lockdown is over

Apparently this happens in a week or so.

Ref: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/16/busi ... virus.html

Would be interesting to know what the firing order for 777x production looks like.
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Would be interesting to know what the firing order for 777x production looks like.

What do you mean by "firing order"? The assembly steps or which employees are fired / return to work first?
 
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Would be interesting to know what the firing order for 777x production looks like.

What do you mean by "firing order"? The assembly steps or which employees are fired / return to work first?

"Firing order" means the loading sequence of the frames, this has always been used for Boeing production lines.
 
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Revelation wrote:
Would be interesting to know what the firing order for 777x production looks like.

What do you mean by "firing order"? The assembly steps or which employees are fired / return to work first?

"Firing order" means the loading sequence of the frames, this has always been used for Boeing production lines.

Correct. I probably should have avoided such jargon but I presumed it was familiar to readers of this thread.

Basically I want to know how close we are to seeing more 777x roll out of the factory.
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Sun Apr 19, 2020 4:04 pm

There has to be some nervousness about the number of "customer" frames that are being built when most customers seem to be wanting to at best trim their orders for the frame.
 
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Mon Apr 20, 2020 11:22 am

Revelation wrote:
Opus99 wrote:
Aviator34ID wrote:
So, nothing at all happening with the 777?

nope, not until Boeing's lockdown is over

Apparently this happens in a week or so.

Ref: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/16/busi ... virus.html

Would be interesting to know what the firing order for 777x production looks like.


Provisional 777X Firing order (before the covid crisis)

L/N 1567 C/N 64240 B777-9 N779XW BOEING COMPANY (WH001)
L/N 1574 C/N 64241 B777-9 N779XX BOEING COMPANY (WH002)
L/N 1581 C/N 65799 B777-9 N779XY BOEING COMPANY (WH003) LUFTHANSA D-ABTE
L/N 1587 C/N 65800 B777-9 N779XZ BOEING COMPANY (WH004) LUFTHANSA D-ABTI
L/N 1605 C/N 61935 B777-9 N779PV A6-EZD EMIRATES (WH006)
L/N 1611 C/N XXXXX B777-9 A6-EZT EMIRATES (WH007)
L/N 1615 C/N XXXXX B777-9 A6-EZM EMIRATES (WH008)
L/N 1620 C/N XXXXX B777-9 A6-EZA EMIRATES (WH009)
L/N 1624 C/N XXXXX B777-9 A7-EZB? EMIRATES (WH010)
L/N 1629 C/N XXXXX B777-9 JA071A ALL NIPPON AIRWAYS (WH???)
L/N 1633 C/N XXXXX B777-9 JA???? ALL NIPPON AIRWAYS (WH???)
L/N 1638 C/N XXXXX B777-9 D-ABTA LUFTHANSA 01-01-2021
L/N 1642 C/N B777-9
L/N 1647 C/N B777-9
L/N 1651 C/N B777-9
L/N 1656 C/N B777-9


L/N 1670 C/N B777-9 LUFTHANSA D-ABTB
L/N 1673 C/N B777-9 LUFTHANSA D-ABTC
L/N 1675 C/N B777-9 LUFTHANSA D-ABTD
L/N 1681 C/N B777-9 LUFTHANSA D-ABTF
L/N 1686 C/N B777-9 LUFTHANSA D-ABTG
L/N 1691 C/N B777-9 LUFTHANSA D-ABTH

Corrections and/or updates are welcome !
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Mon Apr 20, 2020 11:46 am

Thanks 747classic

Curius, any reason the Ek registrations are not in the sequence?

What's this reason for it??
 
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747classic wrote:
Provisional 777X Firing order (before the covid crisis)

L/N 1567 C/N 64240 B777-9 N779XW BOEING COMPANY (WH001)
L/N 1574 C/N 64241 B777-9 N779XX BOEING COMPANY (WH002)
L/N 1581 C/N 65799 B777-9 N779XY BOEING COMPANY (WH003) LUFTHANSA D-ABTE
L/N 1587 C/N 65800 B777-9 N779XZ BOEING COMPANY (WH004) LUFTHANSA D-ABTI
L/N 1605 C/N 61935 B777-9 N779PV A6-EZD EMIRATES (WH006)
L/N 1611 C/N XXXXX B777-9 A6-EZT EMIRATES (WH007)
L/N 1615 C/N XXXXX B777-9 A6-EZM EMIRATES (WH008)
L/N 1620 C/N XXXXX B777-9 A6-EZA EMIRATES (WH009)
L/N 1624 C/N XXXXX B777-9 A7-EZB? EMIRATES (WH010)
L/N 1629 C/N XXXXX B777-9 JA071A ALL NIPPON AIRWAYS (WH???)
L/N 1633 C/N XXXXX B777-9 JA???? ALL NIPPON AIRWAYS (WH???)
L/N 1638 C/N XXXXX B777-9 D-ABTA LUFTHANSA 01-01-2021
L/N 1642 C/N B777-9
L/N 1647 C/N B777-9
L/N 1651 C/N B777-9
L/N 1656 C/N B777-9


L/N 1670 C/N B777-9 LUFTHANSA D-ABTB
L/N 1673 C/N B777-9 LUFTHANSA D-ABTC
L/N 1675 C/N B777-9 LUFTHANSA D-ABTD
L/N 1681 C/N B777-9 LUFTHANSA D-ABTF
L/N 1686 C/N B777-9 LUFTHANSA D-ABTG
L/N 1691 C/N B777-9 LUFTHANSA D-ABTH

Corrections and/or updates are welcome !

Excellent!

Googling found this:

Three more 777-9s, all of them currently on Boeing’s Everett flight line, will join the test fleet and be flying by the second quarter, Boeing says.

Ref: https://www.flightglobal.com/air-transp ... 88.article

So the first four are built:

L/N 1567 C/N 64240 B777-9 N779XW BOEING COMPANY (WH001)
L/N 1574 C/N 64241 B777-9 N779XX BOEING COMPANY (WH002)
L/N 1581 C/N 65799 B777-9 N779XY BOEING COMPANY (WH003) LUFTHANSA D-ABTE
L/N 1587 C/N 65800 B777-9 N779XZ BOEING COMPANY (WH004) LUFTHANSA D-ABTI

Wonder when the next aircraft will roll out, and will it be 77W, 77F, or 779?
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Mon Apr 20, 2020 2:30 pm

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There has to be some nervousness about the number of "customer" frames that are being built when most customers seem to be wanting to at best trim their orders for the frame.


Boeing can stretch production by lowering the rate.

New production rates are expected next week.
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Mon Apr 20, 2020 3:08 pm

Latest one rolled out 4/16 for Emirates 779
http://www.paineairport.com/kpae18258g.htm


Revelation wrote:
747classic wrote:
Provisional 777X Firing order (before the covid crisis)

L/N 1567 C/N 64240 B777-9 N779XW BOEING COMPANY (WH001)
L/N 1574 C/N 64241 B777-9 N779XX BOEING COMPANY (WH002)
L/N 1581 C/N 65799 B777-9 N779XY BOEING COMPANY (WH003) LUFTHANSA D-ABTE
L/N 1587 C/N 65800 B777-9 N779XZ BOEING COMPANY (WH004) LUFTHANSA D-ABTI
L/N 1605 C/N 61935 B777-9 N779PV A6-EZD EMIRATES (WH006)
L/N 1611 C/N XXXXX B777-9 A6-EZT EMIRATES (WH007)
L/N 1615 C/N XXXXX B777-9 A6-EZM EMIRATES (WH008)
L/N 1620 C/N XXXXX B777-9 A6-EZA EMIRATES (WH009)
L/N 1624 C/N XXXXX B777-9 A7-EZB? EMIRATES (WH010)
L/N 1629 C/N XXXXX B777-9 JA071A ALL NIPPON AIRWAYS (WH???)
L/N 1633 C/N XXXXX B777-9 JA???? ALL NIPPON AIRWAYS (WH???)
L/N 1638 C/N XXXXX B777-9 D-ABTA LUFTHANSA 01-01-2021
L/N 1642 C/N B777-9
L/N 1647 C/N B777-9
L/N 1651 C/N B777-9
L/N 1656 C/N B777-9


L/N 1670 C/N B777-9 LUFTHANSA D-ABTB
L/N 1673 C/N B777-9 LUFTHANSA D-ABTC
L/N 1675 C/N B777-9 LUFTHANSA D-ABTD
L/N 1681 C/N B777-9 LUFTHANSA D-ABTF
L/N 1686 C/N B777-9 LUFTHANSA D-ABTG
L/N 1691 C/N B777-9 LUFTHANSA D-ABTH

Corrections and/or updates are welcome !

Excellent!

Googling found this:

Three more 777-9s, all of them currently on Boeing’s Everett flight line, will join the test fleet and be flying by the second quarter, Boeing says.

Ref: https://www.flightglobal.com/air-transp ... 88.article

So the first four are built:

L/N 1567 C/N 64240 B777-9 N779XW BOEING COMPANY (WH001)
L/N 1574 C/N 64241 B777-9 N779XX BOEING COMPANY (WH002)
L/N 1581 C/N 65799 B777-9 N779XY BOEING COMPANY (WH003) LUFTHANSA D-ABTE
L/N 1587 C/N 65800 B777-9 N779XZ BOEING COMPANY (WH004) LUFTHANSA D-ABTI

Wonder when the next aircraft will roll out, and will it be 77W, 77F, or 779?
 
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Mon Apr 20, 2020 3:44 pm

So are frames 1642, 1647, 1651 and 1656 white tails?
 
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Mon Apr 20, 2020 4:05 pm

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Latest one rolled out 4/16 for Emirates 779
http://www.paineairport.com/kpae18258g.htm

Thanks for the update!

http://www.paineairport.com/ is a great source, I should have checked there.

Nose gear doors say "ZB" which is not what I would have expected...

It suggests we're looking at:

L/N 1624 C/N XXXXX B777-9 A7-EZB? EMIRATES (WH010)

which seems out of order, or I'm missing something.

I saw no other markings on the plane.

I still love those folding wing tips, they look wonderful!

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So are frames 1642, 1647, 1651 and 1656 white tails?

Nope, they are just so deep in the production list that the customer is not assigned or identified yet.

"White Tails" are planes built on speculation that customers will be found, and I don't think we will see the big vendors do that.

We do see "NTU" where a customer is identified at build time but then they back out, and frames built for testing that have no customer assigned, but I think these companies will not build without a defined customer or use before hand.
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Mon Apr 20, 2020 4:06 pm

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So are frames 1642, 1647, 1651 and 1656 white tails?


No, all are allocated to 777-9 aircraft and have a customer (and are/will be built according a customer specification), but no details are known yet.
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Mon Apr 20, 2020 4:22 pm

Revelation wrote:
TropicalSky wrote:
Latest one rolled out 4/16 for Emirates 779
http://www.paineairport.com/kpae18258g.htm

Thanks for the update!

http://www.paineairport.com/ is a great source, I should have checked there.

Nose gear doors say "ZB" which is not what I would have expected...

It suggests we're looking at:

L/N 1624 C/N XXXXX B777-9 A6-EZB? EMIRATES (WH010)

which seems out of order, or I'm missing something.

I saw no other markings on the plane.



L/N 1624 C/N XXXXX B777-9 A6-EZB? EMIRATES was not confirmed and marked with a "?"

The aircraft shown by Matt Cawby's Paine Field blog is probably L/N 1642

Because L/N 1629 has already been seen on the flight line at February 24th, see : http://www.paineairport.com/kpae18194r.htm

Again, due very limited info due the present situation : Corrections and/or updates are welcome
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Mon Apr 20, 2020 4:31 pm

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L/N 1624 C/N XXXXX B777-9 A6-EZB? EMIRATES was not confirmed and marked with a "?"

The aircraft shown by Matt Cawby's Paine Field blog is probably L/N 1642

Because L/N 1629 has already been seen on the flight line at February 24th, see : http://www.paineairport.com/kpae18194r.htm

Again, due very limited info due the present situation : Corrections and/or updates are welcome

Thanks for your efforts to correlate the limited info we have!

Did you notice the title bar on the linked photo at Matt's site you just gave is suggesting that it is ANA's JA071A ?

The earlier one was titled A6-EZB ...
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Mon Apr 20, 2020 5:16 pm

Do we know which customers have selected the 5-door configuration vs. the 4-door configuration?

I think some 4-door aircraft have rolled out of the factory.
 
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Wed Apr 22, 2020 5:13 am

 
Checklist787
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Wed Apr 22, 2020 11:03 am

ikolkyo wrote:


Good news!

I hope that the 777-X will be successful for the next 15-20 years despite these difficult times in the world ...
"No limit to my poooWer!!!
Do it! "...
 
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Wed Apr 22, 2020 10:27 pm

Nothing today on FR24. :(
 
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ikolkyo
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Wed Apr 22, 2020 10:38 pm

Aviator34ID wrote:
Nothing today on FR24. :(


I sent that early in the morning, flight is scheduled for Thursday 4/23.
 
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Thu Apr 23, 2020 8:49 pm

777x is in the air
 
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Thu Apr 23, 2020 8:49 pm

N779XW back in the air for the first time in a month.
 
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Thu Apr 23, 2020 9:00 pm

RogerMurdock wrote:
N779XW back in the air for the first time in a month.


:bigthumbsup: Some good news for a change!
 
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Fri Apr 24, 2020 1:34 am

Spetsnaz55 wrote:
777x is in the air


Awesome, glad to hear that.
 
Opus99
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Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2020

Fri Apr 24, 2020 7:51 am

Scheduled for April 24: stability and control initial airworthiness testing.

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