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July 2006 edition

787 on schedule despite fuselage barrel test reverse

Boeing says the delivery schedule for its new 787 Dreamliner remains unchanged after the quality of one of nine fuselage barrels built on a test basis proved unacceptable. This was a test of different tools and production processes. Boeing has previously said that two additional test barrels would be made with proven production methods.....

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