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2014-06-18 16:21:14

FlyersRights' Position On Boeing 787 Approval For Long-Haul Operations WASHINGTON, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FLYERSRIGHTS.ORG, the largest passenger advocacy organization, issued a statement on the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) issuance of Extended Operations (ETOPS) approval for the Boeing 787 Dreamliner and the recent approval of the Boeing 787-9 (stretch model). ETOPS approval is required for two engine commercial aircraft flying long distances away from...

2014-05-28 12:21:56

EVERETT, Wash., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration today approved additional extended operations (ETOPS) for the Boeing (NYSE: BA) 787 Dreamliner. The move will allow 787s to be operated up to 330 minutes from a landing field and signals continued confidence in the airplane's technical capabilities. Dreamliners have been allowed to operate up to 180 minutes away from a landing field since they were introduced into service in 2011. Granting of the...

2014-05-20 08:22:08

TORONTO, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Air Canada today unveiled its brand new international interior product following the arrival in Toronto on Sunday of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner. Visit 787.aircanada.com for details and a virtual tour of the aircraft and new design, seating and amenities. The airline will take delivery of a total of 37 Boeing 787 aircraft by the end of 2019, transforming its international wide-body fleet using the most recent advancements in aviation...

2014-05-18 12:20:04

Delivery marks first of 37 787s ordered by airline SEATTLE, May 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) delivered the first 787 Dreamliner to Air Canada, the first airline in Canada to fly the Dreamliner. The airplane, the first of Air Canada's 37 787s on order for delivery through 2019, departed Paine Field in Everett, Wash. today on its delivery flight to Toronto. "The 787 Dreamliner will immediately make a dramatic improvement to our fleet capabilities," said Calin Rovinescu,...

2014-05-16 12:20:49

First Boeing 787 to enter service features fully redesigned interior TORONTO, May 13, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada invites accredited media to tour its newest aircraft, the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, during an Open House for invited guests to view the new aircraft on May 20, 2014. Media will get an advance look at Air Canada's new on-board product, including its next generation lie-flat pod in International Business Class and new Premium Economy cabin. There will also be an...

2014-05-13 12:21:57

Airline will be first in Italy to operate the 787 MILAN, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC) today announced that two 787-8 Dreamliners will be leased by ILFC to the Italian carrier Neos. Based at Milan Malpensa Airport in northern Italy, Neos will become the country's first 787 operator when it takes delivery of the airplane in 2018. Neos currently operates an all-Boeing fleet of six Next-Generation 737-800s and two...

2014-05-13 12:21:31

First Boeing 787 to enter service features fully redesigned interior TORONTO, May 13, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Air Canada invites accredited media to tour its newest aircraft, the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, during an Open House for invited guests to view the new aircraft on May 20, 2014. Media will get an advance look at Air Canada's new on-board product, including its next generation lie-flat pod in International Business Class and new Premium Economy cabin. There will also be an...

2014-05-01 20:20:33

WARSAW, Poland, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Frank" (Franek in Polish) is the newest and sixth Dreamliner in the LOT Polish Airlines fleet that landed today at the Chopin Airport in Warsaw. The aircraft was named Frank as a result of an Internet contest. The name has been posted to the body of the aircraft and will appear until the end of the year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20101101/LA92109LOGO "This year is special for us, full of changes and our Jubilee Year with our...

2014-04-09 12:20:53

Newest Dreamliner is longer, travels farther and carries more passengers CHICAGO, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines' first 787-9 Dreamliner rolled out of final assembly Tuesday evening at Boeing's Everett, Wash., facility. The rollout marks the first major milestone in the aircraft's production ahead of its expected delivery this summer. The Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner is the second and newest member of the fuel-efficient 787 family. With the fuselage stretched 20 feet longer...

2014-04-07 08:21:45

From seats to galleys, the customer experience for furnishing the 737 just got easier RENTON, Wash., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE:BA) has debuted its new 737 Configuration Studio, a new facility where airline customers can choose their jetliner interiors. The 20,000 square-foot (1,900 square-meter) studio is located in Renton, Wash. near the factory where 42 737s are produced per month. Similar to the 787 Dreamliner Gallery, the 737 Configuration Studio provides a...


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