Boeing 777X maiden flight delayed

The long awaited maiden flight of the first Boeing 777X will be delayed after engineers identified problems with the General Electric engines fitted to the aircraft. Powered by two GE9X engines, the first and largest variant of the 777X, the 777-9, was scheduled to fly on the 26th of June according to Emirates, however Boeing has pushed back the flight to sometime before the end of the year. Sitting on the flightline in Everett, Washington are the first two flight … Continue reading Boeing 777X maiden flight delayed