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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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MRJ
Jan 23, 2017 - 10:44 AM
Changes to certain systems and electrical configurations to push back EIS to mid-2020
MH370 search map
Jan 23, 2017 - 9:06 AM
Coincidentally, a leaked Malaysian police report that describes the captain’s simulation of a flight over the Indian Ocean resurfaces
Jan 20, 2017 - 4:44 PM
The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers is making second effort to organize the assembly facility for 787 Dreamliners.
Jan 19, 2017 - 4:23 PM
Abuja's Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport is due to close for at least six weeks from March 8.
Isavia air traffic controller
Jan 19, 2017 - 4:04 PM
Aireon will provide Isavia with tracking data throughout the Reykjavik Oceanic Control Area extending to the North Pole.
Jan 17, 2017 - 12:06 PM
Rep. Roskam introduces legislation in new Congress to prevent Iran from using commercial airliners for military or other 'illicit' purposes.
Jan 17, 2017 - 9:00 AM
First airplane conducting taxi and brake testing, but major systems remain incomplete.
L3 London Training Center
Jan 16, 2017 - 3:00 PM
Plans call for opening the new L3 London Training Center near London Gatwick Airport in the second quarter of 2018.
Jan 16, 2017 - 10:49 AM
Flight originating from Hong Kong attempted to land for scheduled stop in city of Bishkek
Jan 13, 2017 - 10:22 AM
Follows up on big order for Airbus from fellow Indian LCC GoAir