777 “X” Marks The Spot?

  • Emirates’ Push For Commitment To Launch
  • GE9X Engine Pushes Ahead
  • ATO Seen By Mid-2013
  • 787-10X Hots Up
  • SPEEA / Boeing Co-Ordination

Boeing’s strong start to 2012 has given both customer and investors greater lucidity, particularly on the 787 which quietly moved up to a 3.5 unit-per-month production rate without any hiccups.

Emirates has made no secret of its desire for Boeing to launch the dual 777X family and that’s not just because it wants a superior 777 or an alternative to the A350 family (see more after the post-break). Continue reading “777 “X” Marks The Spot?”