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Flighty

Paddy Hirsch Apr 30, 2009

The Seattle PI reports Boeing’s Vice President of Flight Test Operations Barbara Cosgrove began a presentation yesterday with this slide:

How’s that Dreamliner coming, Babs? Word is you’re only about 45 percent of the way there.

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