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        Longer, wider, higher
        Attached to a wing so long it folds its end up, the GE Aviation GE9X will power the world’s most recent airliner, the Boeing 777X, and manufacturing for both will use new technologies for higher eff...
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        FACEBOOK LIVE: Sneak Peek at the First 777X ...

        May 30, 2018 | Boeing Commercial

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        Are Boeing's Folding 777X Wings Waving Goodbye To The A380?
        The FAA has issued final approval of an innovative composite folding wing for the Boeing 777X aircraft, a plane intended to redefine long-haul travel. Those funny little flaps may be waving the A380...
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        New 777x has wings so wide they need to fold to fit at gate
        Boeing's new 777x planes have wings so wide they need to fold just to fit at the gate
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        FACEBOOK LIVE: 777X E-Cab

        May 1, 2018 | Boeing Commercial

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            GE completed flight test of the world’s largest jet engine
            General Electric's Aviation division has put its new GE9X engine into the sky for the first time.
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                Boeing Poised To Begin 777X Assembly

                Feb 26, 2018 | Aviation Week

                Incredibly, it was almost a quarter of a century ago that Boeing program managers described the impending convergence of parts for construction of the first 777 at Everett, Washington, as an “aluminum avalanche.” Fast forward to 2018...

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                    VIDEO: World's Largest 3D Printed Object for 777X

                    Feb 9, 2018 | Innovations

                    Boeing partnered with the U.S. Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) to create a tool used to build the folding wing tip for the forthcoming 777X airplane. The wing trim and drill tool is ...

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                    INFOGRAPHIC: Composite Wing Center

                    Feb 8, 2018 | Boeing Commercial

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                    FACEBOOK LIVE: A Behind the Scenes Look at th...

                    Feb 8, 2018 | Boeing Commercial

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                        MHI Delivers Aft Fuselage Panels for the First 777X
                        Integrated Production System Utilizes the Cutting-Edge Equipment and the delivery ceremony held at the Hiroshima Machinery Works Eba Plant on February 7.
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                        Boeing 777X On Track Despite Engine Test Slip
                        Boeing’s biggest year yet for the 777X, final assembly of the company’s future long range flagship, is starting on schedule for everything but the engines, flight testing of which has been delayed....
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                        The World's Biggest Jet Engine is about to get a Blast of Ice
                        While the American South hunkers down and waits for this week’s blast of snow and icy temperatures to dissipate, a crew of aviation engineers up in central Canada is hoping for just the opposite.
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                                The World's Largest Jet Engine Is Getting Ready to Fly
                                The GE9X will take to the skies on a Boeing 747-400 flying testbed later this year
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                                Lufthansa to launch business class cabin on its Boeing 777-9s
                                Lufthansa has unveiled the brand new design of its business class cabin with dramatic throne-style middle seats the most eye-catching aspect of it.
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                                    VIDEO: 777X Folding Wingtip

                                    Nov 22, 2017 | Boeing Commercial

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                                    FACEBOOK LIVE: 777X Flight Deck Systems Lab

                                    Nov 17, 2017 | Boeing Commercial

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                                        VIDEO: 777X Flight Deck Reveal

                                        Nov 12, 2017 | Boeing Commercial

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                                          New Testing Philosophy Will Aid GE9X Entry into Service
                                          GE Aviation has developed a new testing philosophy and process specifically for the GE9X engine.
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                                                      Boeing cooks up a wing for longhaul travel
                                                      Next to Boeing's massive Everett factory near Seattle, a big part of the company's future is being built.
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                                                                                                                                                                    FACEBOOK LIVE: 777X Production Starts

                                                                                                                                                                    Oct 23, 2017 | Boeing Commercial

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                                                                                                                                                                    Robotic and human workers join up to start production
                                                                                                                                                                    With the rat-a-tat-tat of a robotic riveter, Boeing celebrated the official kickoff for production of its next-generation 777X wide-body jet.
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                                                                                                                                                                      GE9X Commercial Aircraft Engine

                                                                                                                                                                      Oct 20, 2017 | GE Aviation

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                                                                                                                                                                                      VIDEO: 'Listening' to the new 777X window pan...

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                                                                                                                                                                                        777X's First Test Wing Enters Final Assembly
                                                                                                                                                                                        Boeing in late September began assembling the first test example of a composite wing for its in-development 777X widebody twin, two years ahead of the aircraft's flight debut.
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                                                                                                                                                                                        Understanding Complexities Of Bigger Fan Blades
                                                                                                                                                                                        This summer, the largest jet engine ever built was being put through its paces in Peebles, Ohio.
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                                                                                                                                                                                          Boeing certifies Goodyear tire for 777X passenger jet
                                                                                                                                                                                          Boeing Co. has certified Goodyear's ultra-lightweight Flight Radial aviation tire for its 777X twin-engine passenger jet aircraft, according to the Akron-based tire maker.
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                                                                                                                                                                                                    Qantas challenges Airbus and Boeing to fly farther
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Australian airline Qantas says it wants to introduce nonstop flights between Sydney and London and will choose between the Boeing 777X and Airbus A350-900 to fly this ultra-long-haul route.
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                                                                                                                                                                                                    VIDEO: Spar Load Move

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Aug 23, 2017 | Boeing Commercial

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                                                                                                                                                                                                      Boeing expands Helena site for 777X parts production
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Boeing’s Helena, Montana, manufacturing site is set to install new machinery for manufacturing critical titanium parts for 777X production, the US manufacturer said Aug. 17.
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                                                                                                                                                                                                      777X By Design

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                                                                                                                                                                                                          Boeing's 777X wing factory ready to make first parts
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Inside Boeing's massive new factory to build the composite wings for the new 777X, machines and people are busy at work.
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                                                                                                                                                                                                          Boeing revs up robots for 777X in Everett factory
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Before this month's Paris Air Show, Boeing executives showed the complex refashioning of its Everett manufacturing facility for the forthcoming 777X has made rapid progress and offered strong hints ...
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                                                                                                                                                                                                            Boeing's New Plane Engine is as Wide as a Fuselage
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Whoever said size isn't everything never had to push a giant airplane across the sky. That’s why GE's new turbofan engine is enormous: Built using lightweight carbon fiber and 3-D printing, the GE9X...
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Singapore Air agrees to buy 39 widebody Boeing jets
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  A commitment announced Thursday from Singapore Airlines to buy 39 of Boeing’s big widebody jets offers a hugely reassuring boost for the 787 Dreamliner and 777X airplane programs, breaking a dearth ...
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                    State of the art 777X Composite Wing Center completes parts

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Dec 6, 2016 | Boeing Commercial

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Construction on the 1.3 million-square-foot (121,000-square-meter) building continues, as it will for the next 18 months, with the roll-in of new tools and equipment.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Touchscreens come to 777X flight deck

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Jul 1, 2016 | Boeing Commercial

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Boeing's innovation in the flight deck continues, with the introduction of touchscreens in the 777X forward displays; a first in the air transport industry.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Popular Science lists 777X among "Best of What's New"

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Nov 30, 2015 | Boeing Commercial

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Wing size matters - bigger wings generate greater lift, which can improve an airplane's fuel efficiency.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                    VIDEO: The Wing is the Thing

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Aug 27, 2015 | Boeing Commercial

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Boeing Completes 777X Firm Configuration

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Aug 27, 2015 | Boeing Commercial

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Boeing announced today the completion of the firm configuration milestone for the 777-9, the first member of the 777X family to be developed.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Boeing 777X: The Wing is the Thing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The amazing, glider-like wings of the 777X take carbon composites to a new level. Longer and more efficient, these revolutionary wings will change how we fly.
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                    VIDEO: 777X Update

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Oct 6, 2014 | Boeing Commercial

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                    777-8 777-9
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    List Price $360.5 million $388.7 million
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Market Offerability May 2013 May 2013
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Program Launch November 2013 November 2013
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Seats (2-class) 350-375 400-425
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Range 8,700 nmi (16,110 km) 7,600 nmi (14,075 km)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Length 70 m (229 ft) 77 m (252 ft)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Wingspan Extended 72 meters
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Wingspan On ground 65 meters
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Folding wing-tip Enables 23 feet (7 meters) more span to maximize fuel efficiency
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Interior Larger windows, wider cabin, new lighting, new architecture
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Configuration Twin-aisle
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Engine GE9X
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Folding raked wingtip

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The Future of Flight Unfolding

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Simple design enables compatibility
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The 777X’s folding raked wingtip and optimized span deliver greater efficiency, significant fuel savings and complete airport gate compatibility.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    New composite high-span wing

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    All-new high-efficiency composite wing

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Completely optimized wingspan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The 777X's revolutionary design and composite wing make-up allow it to stretch the limits of span beyond any competing aircraft.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    New GE9X engine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The world’s next great engine

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The 777X will be powered by the most advanced, fuel-efficient commercial aircraft engine ever built. Designed specifically for the 777X, the all-new GE9X engine features extraordinarily efficient core technology and a composite fan optimized for the 777X

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    A new passenger experience

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Advancing the Passenger-Preferred Interior

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The luxurious 777X Cabin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The cabin interior of the 777X is inspired by the 787 Dreamliner and will include larger windows, a wider cabin, new lighting and enhanced architecture.

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