Boeing announced the completion of the side-of-body fixes on the second and third 787s. Installation on the first was finished last Wednesday (ATWOnline, Nov. 13). The aircraft completed comprised the full-scale static test airframe and the second flight test aircraft. "Our focus now is on completing the static test later this month, which will validate the modification. Concurrently we are restoring the airplanes and completing the functional tests required to fly by the end of the year," ...

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