Second Boeing 777-9 Joins Flight Test Campaign

777X test plane
Second Boeing 777X Takes Flight, April 30, 2020
Credit: Boeing
Boeing’s 777X test program is set to accelerate with the addition of a second 777-9 flight test aircraft, WH002, which made its first flight from the company’s Everett, Washington facility on April 30. Flown by 777X project pilot Ted Grady and the program’s chief test pilot Van Chaney, the aircraft...
Guy Norris

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