Boeing Announces Plans For New Long-Range Plane, the 777X

The firm, whose Dreamliner has just resumed service after being grounded due to battery issues, has shown airlines its blueprint for the 777X. The plane will be a revamp of its popular 777 model, and will have a range of 9,500 nautical miles.

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My writing career has taken me all round the houses over the past decade and a half--from grumpy teens and hungover rock bands in the U.K., where I was born, via celebrity interviews, health, tech and fashion in Madrid and Paris, before returning to London, where I now live. For the past five years I've been writing about technology and innovation for U.S.