Florida, U.S.: Boeing and Air Force testing latest 787 at extreme temperatures.
U.S. aerospace company Boeing deployed its latest 787 to a hangar at a U.S. Air Force Base in Florida to undergo extreme weather testing, the company said.
Boeing sent its 787 to the McKinley Climate Laboratory at Eglin Air Force Base to conduct testing in temperatures ranging from 115 degrees Fahrenheit to 45 degrees below zero Fahrenheit.
Flight test technicians will take the 787 through the steps necessary to prepare for takeoff once the plane stabilizes at either temperature extreme. Various sensors will determine if… READ MORE HERE.