Boeing Begins 777 EcoDemonstrator Flight Tests

Credit: Joe Walker
Testing of a raft of new flight deck systems, alternative fuels, materials and a shorter thrust reverser has begun in Seattle on a modified Boeing 777-200F as part of the company’s ongoing EcoDemonstrator program. The latest EcoDemonstrator—a Fedex-owned aircraft originally delivered late last year...
Guy Norris

Guy is a Senior Editor for Aviation Week, covering technology and propulsion. He is based in Colorado Springs.

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