PICTURE: Boeing readies 777F for 21 May debut

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Source: Flightglobal.com
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Boeing is in final preparations to debut its first 777 freighter in two days.

The airframer says the first 777F, adorned in the Boeing livery, was moved on 19 May from the Everett, Washington paint hangar to Everett field.

On 21 May, Boeing will debut the 777F at employee celebrations in the Everett factory where the aircraft is built on the same production lines as all other 777 models.

boeing-777f---first-to-leave hangar 
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Boeing expects to deliver the first 777F to its launch customer Air France in the fourth quarter. Eleven customers around the world have ordered a total 78 777 freighters.

Aircraft profile: Boeing 777