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2010-04-07 12:49:00

EVERETT, Wash., April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) announced today that all test requirements were successfully met during the 787 Dreamliner's ultimate load wing and fuselage bending test.

2009-11-30 19:36:00

EVERETT, Wash., Nov. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) today completed the static test necessary to validate the side-of-body modification made to the 787 Dreamliner. The company expects a full analysis of the test results to be concluded in approximately 10 days.

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2009-08-14 08:00:00

Boeing Co officials confirmed that 787 Dreamliner fuselage production was halted in Italy nearly two months ago, due to wrinkles in the skin of the aircraft.

2009-07-07 10:36:54

U.S. airplane maker Boeing said it has struck a deal to buy out a Vought Aircraft Industries production facility in South Carolina. The plant has been used to assemble fuselage parts for the long-delayed 787 Dreamliner, The State in Columbia, S.C., reported Tuesday.


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  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.