|Cardinal||seven hundred and seventy-seven|
(seven hundred and seventy-seventh)
|Factorization||3 · 7 · 37|
The number 777 is significant in various religious and political contexts.
777 is also found in the title of the book 777 and Other Qabalistic Writings of Aleister Crowley pertaining to the law of thelema.[full citation needed]
Afrikaaner Resistance Movement
The Afrikaaner Resistance Movement (Afrikaaner Weerstandsbeweging, AWB), a Boer-nationalist movement in South Africa, utilized the number 777 as part of their emblem. The number refers to a triumph of "God's number" 7 over the Devil's number 666. On the AWB flag, the numbers are arranged in a triskelion shape.
In Unix's chmod, the value 777 grants all file access permissions to all user types.
Boeing, the airplane manufacturing giant, released the airplane in June, 1995. The family of 777's include 777-200, 777-200ER, the 777-300, the 777-200LR Worldliner, the 777-300ER, and the 777 Freighter.
On November 10, 2005, a 777-200LR set the record for biggest non-stop distance flown by a commercial plane with 11,664 nautical miles. The plane took off in Hong Kong and landed at London Heathrow Airport in London, England.
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