United Praises Maintenance For Widebody Longevity

United Boeing 777-200
Maintenance strategies have been praised for keeping some of United's older 767s and 777s in-service for longer than anticipated.
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Following United Airlines’ massive June order for 270 Boeing and Airbus narrowbodies, the U.S. carrier’s focus for now is clearly on the single-aisle segment. However, it retains large orders for new-generation widebody aircraft, including 45 Airbus A350-900 and its remaining three Boeing 787s. The...

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