Airlines all over the world are buying or considering buying the new Boeing 787 “Dreamliner” aircraft.
It is truly revolutionary in its range, passenger experience and fuel-efficiency.
A Boeing spokesperson called the new aircraft “a game-changing airplane.” Here’s a few statistics that will amaze you:
- Half of the plane’s structure is made with composite materials, which makes it 20% more fuel efficient than other aircraft its size.
-Boeing says its overall operating costs will be 10% lower than other planes in its class.
-It has 20% fewer emissions.
-It has a 40% greater range than aircraft in its class: It can travel 7,650 to 8,200 nautical miles, nonstop.
-Sixty airlines from all over the world have already ordered a total of 873 new B787s.
-It will hold 210-290 passengers (depending on how each airline configures the cabin).
-It has a list price of USD$193.5 million for the B787-8 and USD$227.8 for the B-787-9 (expected to be available next year).
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