Re: 777 sighting

Date:         18 Aug 98 01:04:33 
From:         mechb747@aol.com (MechB747)
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>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).  He
>spent a few hours at an event nearby; the 777 flew overhead several
>times.  On his drive home, it was circling at fairly low altitude
>(3000'); this was about 10:30 at night.
>
>Anyone know what was going on?  Sounds thouroughly routine for Moses
>Lake, but not March AFB!

That was the first 777-300 with Pratt's.  One of the engineers told me they
were taking it down to California for a while...

Matt
Student Pilot, 747 Assembler.
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