Boeing Tackles ‘Hard’ 777 Fuselage-Build Transition Process

Credit: Guy Norris/AW&ST
Boeing acknowledges that progress on a new robotic manufacturing system considered essential for efficient high-rate production of the 777X fuselage has been slower than expected but says the overall development timescale for its new flagship will not be affected. The airframer is radically...
Guy Norris

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

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