Foldable wings will fit Boeing’s upcoming 777X jet into small airport gates

Despite struggling to launch the 787 Dreamliner, Boeing is looking to debut an even more ambitious jet in 2020: the 777X, a twin-aisle, twin-engine jet that’s built around fuel efficiency. Boeing says that the jet — which will be renamed before its final release — uses 12 percent less fuel than any competing aircraft and 20 percent less fuel than today’s 777, which the 777X is based on.

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