Image of the Week: 787 Maiden Sortie

This week’s Image of the Week (featured on page 3 of Flight International), is taken by AirSpace user NZpeteair. It depicts Boeing’s 787 on its maiden flight from Everett. Also featured is an accompanying Lockheed T-33 chase aircraft. Go here for our complete coverage of the 787′s first flight as well as the programme’s history.

Boeing 787

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3 Responses to Image of the Week: 787 Maiden Sortie

  1. jan vos 4 January, 2010 at 4:10 pm #

    Boy oh Boy as an ex-pilot/flight engineer, I enjoy every day your emails from Will horton or chr.cockburn. Her name right?
    Like to hear of you/ Jan Vos Netherlands

  2. Will Horton 5 January, 2010 at 3:15 am #

    Glad to hear that, Jan! Yes my colleague Barbara also contributes to the Image of the Day blog. Cheers!

  3. mike 10 January, 2010 at 4:39 pm #

    finaly its tooken a while to get it in the air

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