AMERICAS: Boeings new 747-8F hit by further delays

Boeing has confirmed further delays – as a result of low-frequency vibration in certain flight conditions and an underperforming aileron actuator – for the 747-8 Freighter with first delivery now expected mid-year 2011. The current plan had called for the first deliveries in late 2010 and customers will again be queuing for compensation for yet […]


Boeing has confirmed further delays – as a result of low-frequency vibration in certain flight conditions and an underperforming aileron actuator – for the 747-8 Freighter with first delivery now expected mid-year 2011. The current plan had called for the first deliveries in late 2010 and customers will again be queuing for compensation for yet another delay.