Boeing 777
Boeing 777

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Boeing 777 - long-range twin-engine wide-body airliner. The aircraft has more than three hundred seats, and depending on the modification can fly at a distance from the 9695 21560 kilometers to kilometers. Its characteristic feature is a jet engine with the largest diameter in the world. This is about 3,5 meters. Before the construction of the aircraft were consulted with eight leading carriers. Its first meeting was held in January 1990 years. It included such airlines as "Japan Airlines","American Airlines","British Airways","Cathay Pacific Airways","Delta Airlines","All Nippon Airways","Qantas United Airlines.

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Boeing 777 was designed to replace the previous generation of wide-body cars, as well as to fill a niche Mezhuyev models Boeing 767 and Boeing 747. This is one of the first aircraft from the aircraft company «Boeing» is equipped with a digital control system Fly by Wire. And this is the first commercial aircraft to passenger traffic developed with the help of computer technology. The individual components of the aircraft developed by the software 3D CAD CATIA developed by IBM and Dassault Systemes.

14-1990 October the company "United Airlines"Made the first order for 34 machines Boeing 777, worth 11 billion dollars. 4-th of January 1993 year began to produce the first "triple sevens." And 9 on April, 1994, the first Boeing 777 was produced with the serial number WA001. The first flight took place 12-th June of the same year. Test flights were conducted for the next eleven months. Nine aircraft were tested in different climates from arid deserts at Edwards Air Force Base in California, to cold Alaska. 19 on April 1995, after passing all the tests, the 777 Boeing received a certificate of airworthiness from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and from the Joint Aviation Administration (JAA).


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Boeing 777 available in two lengths. The basic model has a 777-200 63,7 meters long, will go into operation in the air carrier «United Airlines» in 1995 year. After two years, he was released model with extended flight radius - 777-200ER (Extended Range). For the first time this model entered service in the company «British Airways» The second option is a model Boeing 777 777-300. It extended to 10,1 meters compared with the model 777-200, a version that allows you to place up to 550 passenger seats. This version began to fly from the 1998 years.


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In 2004, the version was released - 777-300ER. This version allowed to make longer flights than 777-300. And in 2006, the airline dropped its Boeing 777-200LR (Longer Range). At this time he became a passenger liner with the longest flight range. This model was called "Worldliner". And from the year 2009 began to fly cargo Boeing 777F (Freighter). Models 777F, 777-300ER and 777-200LR are equipped with General Electric GE90-115B engines. Also, to reduce fuel consumption, the curved wing tips are slightly larger. All other models are equipped with engines GE90, Pratt & Whitney PW4000, or engines RollsRoyce Trent-800. The cockpit is equipped with Honeywell multifunction LCD screens. The wings are located at an angle of 31,6 degrees, which allows to achieve the optimal cruising speed 0,83 mach. Each 777-300ER bus from the main chassis racks can carry a load of almost 27 tons. There is also a modification for the Air Force. This model is KS-777, used as an air tanker.

After years 2000 Boeing 777 became the best-selling model of the eponymous producer. The most common option that is becoming the airline model 777-200ER.


Features Boeing 777-300ER (777-200ER):


  • Length: 73,9 m. (63,7 m)
  • Height: 18,7 m.
  • Wingspan: 64,81 m.
  • Empty weight: 166881 kg. (142900 kg.)
  • Cruising speed: 910 km / h..
  • Maximum speed: 955 km / h..
  • Flight range: 10200 km. (10745 km.)
  • The diameter of the fuselage: 6,20 m.
  • Ceiling: 13100 m.
  • Number of seats: 301-550 places.
  • Crew: 2 person


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