Workers rolled out the first Boeing 777 at the seven-per-month rate in early May. Photo: Courtesy, Boeing. Boeing said it rolled out the first 777 to be produced since it raised the production rate for the type from five to seven per month. The aircraft, a 777F, will be delivered to FedEx Express in June. Boeing plans a further increase to 8.3 airplanes a month beginning in the first quarter 2013. "This rate increase reflects the strong demand," said Boeing 777 VP and GM ...

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