Archive | April, 2009

ZA002 – April 30, 2009

ZA002 – April 30, 2009, originally uploaded by flightblogger. Dreamliner Two as seen from the 787 Product Integration Center

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Photo: 787 Raked Blended Winglet

Photo: 787 Raked Blended Winglet, originally uploaded by flightblogger.

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ZA001 – April 30, 2009

ZA001 – April 30, 2009, originally uploaded by flightblogger. N787BA

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747-8 Number Three

747-8 Number Three, originally uploaded by flightblogger.

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The final 747-400F

The final 747-400F, originally uploaded by flightblogger. The last 747-400ERF for LoadAir Cargo.

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What to paint Dreamliners Two, Three, Four, Five and Six?

Ever since Boeing confirmed that the first six 787 test aircraft were no longer assigned to airline customers, I’ve wondered about what Boeing will paint the five Dreamliners that were supposed to wear the colors of their future customers. The liveries of ANA, Northwest and RAM were to adorn the composite fuselages of ZA002 through […]

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A word on the Asiana 777-200ER engine failure

Earlier today in Puget Sound, a Asiana Airlines Boeing 777-200ER (HL7700) lost an engine after taking off from Seattle-Tacoma Airport. The aircraft was spotted with the engine engulfed in flames, which the pilots extinguished, dumped fuel, and returned safely to SEA-TAC. Upon hearing of the incident, I was immediately reminded of a feature built into […]

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Photo Gallery: Boeing’s Customer Experience Center

Yesterday, I joined several dozen journalist at the unveiling of Boeing’s new 737 Sky Interior at the company’s Customer Experience Center in Renton, Washington. We had a chance to tour the 787 and 747-8I mock ups, as well as get an up close look at the new features of the 737 interior. What Boeing has […]

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Renton’s 737 Line

Renton’s 737 Line, originally uploaded by flightblogger. American Airlines Boeing 737-800

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Video: Boeing’s new 737 Sky Interior in action

I just shot this inside Boeing new mock up of the 737 Sky Interior which will enter service with FlyDubai in the 4th quarter of 2010. The video demonstrates the new LED lighting transitions of the cabin and shows the comparison between LED and fluorescent bulbs currently in use on 737s. **Note: My lens automatically […]

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