Premature ETOPS OK Feared

I'm a bit aghast at the statement from Boeing's chief project engineer, Mike Sinett, that “there will be no restrictions on the aircraft and no limit to ETOPS” when the 787 is recertified (AW&ST April 1/8, p. 34). I realize the FAA has yet to take a position on this issue, but, really, why would...

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