Boeing 747-8 Freighter Flies

Boeings new aircraft, the 747-8 Freighter, made its first successful flight today from Paine Field, Everett, WA, staying airborne over Washington State for some 4 hours. Boeing has a number of web sites dedicated to their new products such as this 747-8 but also the new Dreamliner. Check out the 747-8 site here, more news on new products here and the general Boeing site here.

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Paul Laube
Tuesday, February 9, 2010 23:56

The chief pilot Feuerstein was the speaker at the Avsim conference in Seattle that showed us the video how they cut up a 747 with a circular saw. He test flew the 747-8 yesterday.