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February 22, 2017, 4:10 PM

Boeing Delivers First 787-9 Dreamliner to Korean Air

The 787-9 assembled in North Charleston, S.C., will be the first Dreamliner operated by a Korean airline in South Korea.

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Feb 14, 2017 - 9:00 AM
Some 550 hours of flight testing completed by three prototypes
FAA Administrator Michael Huerta
Feb 10, 2017 - 12:23 AM
President Donald Trump criticized the FAA's NextGen modernization effort and suggested the agency would be better run by a pilot.
Feb 9, 2017 - 8:51 AM
Deal calls for deliveries to start in 2020
Air Line Pilots Association president Tim Canoll
Feb 8, 2017 - 3:27 PM
The Air Line Pilots Association is encouraged by President Trump's 'America first' rhetoric, believing he will support labor in permit dispute.
Feb 8, 2017 - 10:07 AM
Canadian government follows up on C$1 billion Quebec loan commitment with C$372.5 for C Series, Global 7000
Feb 7, 2017 - 4:01 PM
CEOs of Hawaiian Airlines, FedEx Express, JetBlue and Atlas Air Urge Transportation and State Department heads to reject efforts to curb Open Skies
Feb 7, 2017 - 1:51 PM
Interior-equipped flight test article to test cabin and air systems
Feb 6, 2017 - 10:47 AM
Passengers from seven countries on Trump’s list begin trickling into U.S.
Qatar Airways Boeing 787
Feb 2, 2017 - 4:50 PM
The CEOs of American, Delta and United airlines request a meeting with new Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.
Feb 2, 2017 - 11:39 AM
The growth in revenue passenger kilometers over 2015 outpaced the 10-year average annual growth rate of 5.5 percent.