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787-9 first flight today!

787-9 first flight today!

Old Sep 17, 2013, 5:40 am
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787-9 first flight today!

Boeing 787-9 Nightmareliner is scheduled to have a maiden flight at Paine Field today, Tuesday 17th of September, 2013.
The scheduled time is 10:00 PST, which is 17:00 GMT.
A live webcast is scheduled at:
http://www.newairplane.com/787/787-9/?v=2
beginning 9:40 PST which is 16:40 GMT.
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Old Sep 17, 2013, 12:09 pm
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She's flying!!! Gorgeous plane!

Congratulations to Boeing.

Hoped they will be very successful flight.
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Old Sep 17, 2013, 12:37 pm
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Do we know which airlines will be getting this?
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Old Sep 17, 2013, 2:41 pm
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If you click the link and scroll down there is a list of the 787-9 customers.
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Old Sep 17, 2013, 2:42 pm
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Originally Posted by Yoshi212
If you click the link and scroll down there is a list of the 787-9 customers.
Thanks
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Old Sep 17, 2013, 3:10 pm
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Originally Posted by dagrin
Do we know which airlines will be getting this?
Yes. American Airlines, United Airlines, Virgin Atlantic Airways, Air China, Arik Air, Air New Zealand, Air Canada, Aeromexico, British Airways, Air France, Japan Air Lines, Saudi Arabian Airlines, Arkia, All Nippon Airways, Korean Air, Vietnam Airlines, Scoot Airlines, LAN Airlines, KLM, Jet Airways, Etihad Airways, ILFC, Air Lease Corp, Boeing Business Jet, Aviation Capital Group.

Could Air Berlin will be finalize the 787-9 orders?
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Old Sep 17, 2013, 6:08 pm
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Well, she's just landing at Renton, Washington near Seattle. She's flying 5 hours & 15 minutes to be exact.

Congratulations to Boeing & the pilots as well.
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Old Sep 18, 2013, 9:57 pm
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Very cool....
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