A United Airlines Boeing 737-800, retrofitted with the new Split Scimitar winglet, launched its maiden test flight Tuesday in Everett, Wash. In January, United served as the launch customer for the innovative winglet when it made a firm commitment with Aviation Partners Boeing (APB) to retrofit its 737-800 fleet. In June, United announced its commitment to also retrofit its 737-900ER fleet. GA Innovation China has passed an audit by SAI Global, and its quality system is accredited and ...

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