Continental Airlines’ first winglet-equipped Boeing 757-300 was delivered from Seattle to Los Angeles on Feb. 3, clearing the way for the start of longer-range operations with the model, including transatlantic routes. The completion also marks a new phase for the Aviation Partners Boeing modification program that has now been applied to more than 2,730 Boeing 737s and 757s. The blended winglet design is also being certified on the 767-300ER and is being evaluated by Airbus for potential ...


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