Emirates wants new Boeing jet put through ‘hell on Earth’ in testing

FILE PHOTO: A large 777X banner is seen hanging over the Boeing 777X Final Assembly Building floor during a media tour of Boeing production facilities in Everett, Washington, U.S., February 27, 2019. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson

DUBAI (Reuters) – Emirates, the largest customer of Boeing’s <BA.N> upcoming 777x aircraft, wants the plane to be put through “hell on Earth” in testing to ensure it is safe to fly and meets performance expectations, the president of the Gulf airline said on Tuesday. Tim Clark was speaking at the Dubai Airshow after meeting […]

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