Newsclip®: [Business] Boeing opens factory to make wings for new 777X jetliner

"NEW YORK: Boeing Co opened a $1 billion factory in Washington state on Friday that will make carbon-composite wings for its newest jetliner, the 777X, a key step toward delivering the first aircraft by 2020. The building, adjacent to Boeing's wide-body aircraft plant in Everett, Washington, covers 27 acres (11 hectares) putting under one roof the equivalent of 25 football fields, Boeing said. It will house three large autoclaves, or pressurized ovens, for curing the jet's carbon-composit", www.brecorder.com


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