Boeing launched the 777X program at the 2013 Dubai Air Show on Sunday with orders and commitments for 259 aircraft from Lufthansa (34), Etihad Airways (25), Qatar Airways (50) and Emirates (150) with a combined value of more than $95 billion at list prices. Advanced technology including a new composite wing, all-new engines and superior aerodynamics are expected to result in better fuel efficiency for 777X family, initially consisting of a 777-9X for 2020 and a 777-8X for 2022. The ...

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