737 MAX, 777X Progress Offer Rays Of Light For Boeing

Boeing 777-9 first flight
First flight of Boeing 777-9 WH003 lasted 2 hr. 47 min. and was crewed by Boeing test pilots Charles Farmer and Mark Brown.
Credit: Boeing
The release of a detailed map that plots the Boeing 737 MAX’s return to airline service in at least some jurisdictions and the addition of a third 777-9 to that program’s flight-test regime offered two rare bits of positive news amid both the company’s own crisis and the global airline industry’s...
Sean Broderick

Senior Air Transport & Safety Editor Sean Broderick covers aviation safety, MRO, and the airline business from Aviation Week Network's Washington, D.C. office.

Guy Norris

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

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