Boeing delivered the 1,000th 777 produced to Emirates Airlines Friday amid assembly line changes that will push the production later this year to the highest level ever for a Boeing widebody. The delivery to Emirates, which coincided with the March 1 inauguration of the airline’s first direct service from Seattle to Dubai, cements the Middle East operator as the largest single user of the 777 with more than 100 in service. The airline has almost 100 more on order. At a ceremony at ...
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