Re: 777 sighting

From:         "Michael F. Lechnar" <michael.f.lechnar@boeing.com>
Date:         17 Aug 1998 19:17:27 GMT
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k_ish wrote:
> My friend was driving past March AFB (Riverside, CA) last Saturday
> evening.  On the ramp across the field, he saw a 777 painted with an AA
> fuselage and Boeing "factory" tail (777 diagonally up the fin).
[...]
> Anyone know what was going on?  Sounds thouroughly routine for Moses
> Lake, but not March AFB!

First 777-300 with PW4098 Engines.  In town for cruise performance
testing.  March has a nice, long runway that enables us to do a max
weight takeoff and puts us in our favorite test area at top of climb.

Mike Lechnar