PICTURE: Boeing pays tribute to 7-Series family with special nine aircraft customer show

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As part of its 787 Dreamliner Premiere, Boeing honoured its 7-Series family of airplanes with a special show featuring customers' Boeing-produced airplanes on Sunday (8 July 2007) in Seattle.

The airplanes on display at Boeing Field included an Omega Air 707; AirTran Airways 717; FedEx 727; Alaska Airlines 737-800; Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 Flying Test Bed 747-200; Continental Airlines 757; Delta Air Lines 767; and Air France 777-300ER (Extended Range). 

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In addition, the Boeing 747-400 Dreamlifter was on static display.

The aircraft took off from Paine Field, adjacent to Boeing's Everett facility, Washington state, and landed at Boeing Field in Seattle.

Each airplane - the 707 through the 777 - took off in sequence of airplane model numbers matching to time, beginning with the 707 landing at 7:07 p.m. Pacific time.

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This special display was part of a Boeing-sponsored event held at The Museum of Flight as part of the weekend's activities for the 787 Premiere.

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