Boeing, GE Work On Engine Fix As 747-8I Rolls Out

Credit: Liz Matzelle
Flight tests of the newly unveiled 747-8 Intercontinental will face key challenges ranging from handling to fuel burn as Boeing tries to drum up new orders and meet performance guarantees. The race for certification is taking on new urgency, since the stretched passenger model has so far attracted...

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