The first visit to the city by the 787 all-new airliner of the 21st century, the Boeing [NYSE: BA] 787 Dreamliner, today landed at Philadelphia International Airport for its first visit to the city.
Today local officials, suppliers, media and Boeing employees will tour the aircraft to experience the aircraft’s many passenger-friendly features. They will get to see the new spacious cabin with larger windows, the dynamic LED lighting and improved storage facilities.
Made from composite materials, the Boeing 787 Dreamliner is the first midsize aircraft capable of flying long haul routes. This new aircraft will allow airlines to open new, nonstop routes preferred by passengers. As a result of its many innovative technologies, the 787 offers unparalleled operating economics, fuel efficiency and passenger comfort.