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Delivery Thursday

It’s Thursday, so it must be the day a bunch, well two, airlines receive new types. So well done to British Airways and Hainan Airlines for finally taking delivery of the first of their A380s and 787s respectively. Better late than never, eh. Airbus (top), Boeing

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Qatar 787

It may be from Farnborough last year, but as AirSpace contributor mrmagoo_uk has only just posted it up, we’re prepared to turn a blind eye to the date. Besides, it’s a cracking photograph of Qatar Airways 787 so we feel obliged to use it. AirSpace user mrmagoo_uk

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It’s Thomson 787 Friday

What with the arrival of the first UK Dreamliner – G-TUIA – at Manchester airport this morning here’s a nice shot of the jet coming in to land courtesy of AirSpace user Andyxh558. The Thomson Airways 787 touched down at exactly 11am, although radar tracks show a fairly protracted approach taking in Blackburn, a few […]

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Boeing 787 – has it really been a year?

To celebrate the one-year anniversary of the first delivery of Boeing’s much-delayed 787, our pic of the week is this wonderful photo from AirSpace user coalburner of the Dreamliner. user coalburner on flightglobal/AirSpace

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United’s Boeing 787 takes to the skies

Ahead of its delivery at the end of September, United Airlines’ initial Boeing 787 has completed its first production flight. The aircraft took off from Boeing’s Paine Field in Everett, Washington on Sunday 19 August. The flight tested the 787′s onboard systems at high and medium altitudes. They also checked back-up and safety elements, including cabin […]

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First United Airlines Dreamliner unveiled

First Boeing 787 Dreamliner in United Airlnes livery

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Boeing delivers first 787 to ANA

All Nippon Airways, launch customer for the Boeing 787, has taken contractual delivery of its first of 55 aircraft three and a half years late. Boeing completed the transaction … Continue reading….     787′s excess weight drives mission profile: ANA Labour relations trumped 787 profitability on line selection: Documents Boeing plans mission-control centre to […]

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Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner touches down on UK soil for the first time

Credit: apgphoto PICTURES & VIDEO: Boeing 787 touches down for UK debut More images of the 787 landing see apgphotos in AirSpace   

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Boeing 787 successfully performs first flight despite bad weather

Picture credit: Boeing Boeing has completed the maiden flight of its flagship 787 Dreamliner, the world’s first majority composite jetliner. The aircraft – designated ZA001 – touched down at 1:35PST at Boeing Field just south of Seattle and home to the company’s flight test operations centre that will oversee the nine to 12 month certification […]

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PICTURES & VIDEO: Boeing 787 in ANA livery

Picture credit: Boeing See more images in an Asian Skies blog post and a video of the first Boeing 787 roll out in ANA colours. Additional images can be seen in a gallery on AirSpace.

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