Boeing is facing another 787 delay, with completion of ship one slipping at least eight weeks to mid-October, according to insiders, and latest estimates putting first flight at "earliest late December and more likely January 2009." While the manufacturer has maintained the aircraft is on track to fly in the fourth quarter, 787 Program VP and GM Pat Shanahan conceded to ATWOnline at the recent Farnborough Airshow that he was "eating into margin" built into the schedule between first flight ...

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