Behind The Scenes: Boeing's 777-9 Test AircraftGuy Norris December 16, 2020
Boeing’s closely scrutinized 777X program has accumulated more than 750 test hours since the first 777-9 made its initial flight in January 2020. The company hopes to receive FAA approval shortly for type inspection authorization which will clear the way for certification tests to begin. Aviation Week received a recent update on the program and given access to one of the 777-9 test aircraft in the run-up to this milestone. See what happened behind the scenes in Guy Norris' exclusive inside look at the aircraft in Seattle.