Summary:A whole 777 is tested to destruction by snapping its wings in an
attempt to measure how strong a force the wings can withstand.
Over a hundred million dollars is transferred from United
Airline's bank account to Boeing's for the completion of the
plane. 21st Century Jet concludes with the Boeing 777's
inaugral flight as it joins the world's fleet of airliners and
becomes 'just another plane'.
Description:LOOKS AT THE DESIGN,MANUFACTURE,TESTING,AND MARKETING OF THE NEW BOEING 777,THE SUCCESSOR TO THE BOEING 747. THIS EQUINOX IS THE FIRST PART OF A FOUR-YEAR DOCUMENTATION OF THE PROCESS,LEADING TO A 5-PART SERIES IN 1995/6