2011-08-25 22:31:59 UTC
The 787 with Rolls Royce has completed testing needed for certification.
The 787 with GE still needs a few tests.
Still planning for first delivery in September.
Boeing published a video on the flight testing on youtube:
ANA/Boeing published interior images of the ANA aircraft:
They will have 2-4-2 seating in coach. Not 9 across. This is for their
long haul aircraft. The middle seats in the 4 seat sections have
Question: it was my understanding that once the testing is all done,
they would quickly get certification and be able to deliver right away.
(wasn't that what happened with the 777 ?).
Would the delay between last test flight and first delivery be more of
an airline issue with the airline not ready to accept plane right away ?
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