Boeing test pilots completed a 3 hr., 10 min. first flight of the 737-7, the third and smallest member of the 737 MAX family, when the aircraft landed at Boeing Field in Seattle March 16. Boeing is scheduled to spend the bulk of this year completing the flight test and certification program before delivering the initial 737-7 in 2019. However, the company is banking on positive performance results from the test campaign to help stimulate further orders for the variant. While overall sales ...

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