Boeing suspends load test for new 777X aircraft

FILE PHOTO: Several Boeing 777X aircraft are seen in various stages of production during a media tour of the Boeing 777X at the Boeing production facility in Everett, Washington, U.S., February 27, 2019. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson/File Photo

(Reuters) – Boeing Co (BA.N) on Saturday announced it had suspended load testing of its new widebody 777X aircraft as media reports said a cargo door failed in a ground stress test. “During final load testing on the 777X static test airplane, the team encountered an issue that required suspension of the test,” Boeing spokesman […]

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