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    Boeing working on much better connectivity in their airplanes
    The aerosospace giant Boeing continues to advance its suite of connectivity offerings for customers, signing a contract with General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems to produce a new radome, the Boeing Tri-band. The radome will support Ku...
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    Boeing 777X delivers record-breaking orders
    Good news for Seattle: Boeing’s innovative 777X – the world’s largest and most-efficient twin-engine jetliner produces record-breaking sales orders.Company's Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Jim McNerney...
  • Boeing 787 training
    787 Dreamliner pilot training starts in Miami
    A new chapter in 787 history: Boeing marked the launch of 787 customer training in Miami, site of the company's largest commercial aviation training campus. Aeromexico and LAN Airlines are the first two customers to train on the 787 suites at...
  • ANA scores a home run with San Jose-Tokyo Dreamliner Boeing 787 Service (Video)
    ANA scores a home run with San Jose-Tokyo Dreamliner Boeing 787 Service (Video)
    All Nippon Airways, better known as ANA, began nonstop service between Tokyo’s Narita International Airport and the Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport on Friday. The service is so impressive that it just might tempt San...
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    The Media's 787 Feeding Frenzy
    When a fleet of new planes goes into daily service, problems surface that pre-production testing was not able to bring to light. The 787 is no different. But, when three things of no great importance were reported in three days, the media went...
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    Boeing increases 787 Dreamliner production
    The Dreamliner is finding more and more customers: Boeing employees last week rolled out the first 787 Dreamliner built at the new rate of five-airplanes-per-month. The airplane is the 83rd 787 to be built."This accomplishment, doubling our...
  • ANA ordered eleven Dreamliners
    ANA airline ordered eleven Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners
    Boeing's 787 Dreamliners are becoming aviation's bestsellers: Boeing and All Nippon Airlines (ANA) announced that the ANA Group has ordered an additional 11 787-9 Dreamliners. The order, valued at $2.7 billion at current list prices, bring...
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    Boeing looks to eclipse Airbus in 2012 on strong pre-sales of the 737 MAX.
    Boeing’s decision to re-spin its venerable 737 narrow body jetliner, instead of designing an all-new aircraft, is already paying off for the American aerospace firm. The company has reported that it will likely get more than, or close to, 1...
  • Minor design changes on 787 Dreamliner applied
    Minor design changes on 787 Dreamliner applied
    Boeing announced that they are developing minor design changes to power distribution panels on the 787 and updates to the systems software that manages and protects power distribution on the airplane. These changes come as the result of what has...
  • Although this is Dreamliner #3 the 5th one will look the same.
    Boeing Dreamliner #5 set to fly today! UPDATED!
    Update!- She finally took off at 14:39PST when weather conditions opened up finally with visibility at 10 miles a few clouds at 900 feet, broken layer at 1600 feet and overcast at 2100 feet. She is due into Moses Lake at 1600 and then expected to...
  • 787 seen in Billings Montana
    787 Test Program Update
    Sorry for the lack of updates, this last month has been a crazy one for me. It started with me losing one of my dogs and that kinda took a hit on me for a little while. Followed by me going down to LAX and then coming back and going straight to...
  • Heading off on another test flight
    Third Boeing Dreamliner Heading for Florida!
    Just got the email alert from FlightAware that ZA003 is heading for Florida (KVPS) for cold soak testing. This is where they put the aircraft into a hanger and put the temperature to extremely lows thatthe aircraftwill/can experience at cruise...