Tests of the latest Boeing 777X failed

Испытания новейшего Boeing 777X завершились неудачей

Boeing failed

During the leak test flew the door of the plane. The Corporation to investigate the cause of the incident.


American aircraft manufacturer Boeing has faced technical problems during testing of its latest 777X airliner. It is reported by Agence France Press, citing sources familiar with the situation.

It is noted that the tests took place last week, were attended by inspectors of the Federal aviation administration (FAA) of the United States. It was about the leak test. During the tests flew out the door of the plane.

The tests were suspended. Whether in connection with this delayed first test flight of the 777X scheduled to start in 2020, is unknown.

“The incident is being studied, the team is working to identify the source of the problem”, – said the representative of Boeing.

We will remind,on March 10 in Ethiopia, the plane crashed Boeing 737 MAX 8 of Ethiopian Airlines the airline, with the result that killed 157 people and 29 October 2018, with the crash of the same model and Lion Air in Indonesia has killed 189 people.

After that, many countries, for security reasons, had suspended the operation of the aircraft in this series.

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