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Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Boeing 787-8 PH-TFL ArkeFly

The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is a long-range, mid-size wide-body, twin-engine jet airliner developed by Boeing Commercial Airplanes.

 

  • Role: Wide-body jet airliner
  • National origin: United States
  • Manufacturer: Boeing Commercial Airplanes
  • First flight: December 15, 2009
  • Introduction: October 26, 2011, with All Nippon Airways
  • Status: In service
  • Produced: 2007–present
  • Number built: 269 as of April 2015

Specifications

General characteristics

Boeing 787-8

First Flight: December 15, 2009

  • Cockpit crew: 2
  • Seating capacity: 381 (maximum)
  • Overall length: 186 ft 1 in (56.7 m)
  • Wingspan: 197 ft 3 in (60.1 m)
  • Overall height: 55 ft 6 in (16.9 m)
  • Fuselage width: 18 ft 11 in (5.77 m
  • Fuselage Height: 19 ft 7 in (5.97 m)
  • Operating empty weight: 259,500 lb (118,000 kg)
  • Maximum landing weight: 380,000 lb (172,000 kg)
  • Maximum take-off weight: 502,500 lb (228,000 kg)
  • Service ceiling: 43,000 ft (13,100 m)
  • Cruising speed: Mach 0.85 (567 mph, 490 knots, 913 km/h at 35,000 ft/10,700 m)
  • Maximum speed: Mach 0.90 (593 mph, 515 knots, 954 km/h at 35,000 ft/10,700 m)
  • Range fully loaded: 7,850 nmi (14,500 km; 9,030 mi)
  • Engine (× 2): General Electric GEnx-1B or Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 thrust: 64,000 lbf (280 kN)

Boeing 787-9

Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner PH-BHD KLM

Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner PH-BHD KLM

First Flight: September 17, 2013

  • Cockpit crew: 2
  • Seating capacity: 420 (maximum certificated)
  • Overall length: 206 ft 1 in (62.8 m)
  • Wingspan: 197 ft 3 in (60.1 m)
  • Overall height: 55 ft 10 in (17.0 m)
  • Fuselage width: 18 ft 11 in (5.77 m
  • Fuselage Height: 19 ft 7 in (5.97 m)
  • Operating empty weight: 304,000 lb (138,000 kg)
  • Maximum landing weight: 425,000 lb (193,000 kg)
  • Maximum take-off weight: 557,000 lb (253,000 kg)
  • Service ceiling: 43,000 ft (13,100 m)
  • Cruising speed: Mach 0.85 (567 mph, 490 knots, 913 km/h at 35,000 ft/10,700 m)
  • Maximum speed: Mach 0.90 (593 mph, 515 knots, 954 km/h at 35,000 ft/10,700 m)
  • Range fully loaded: 8,300 nmi (15,400 km; 9,550 mi)
  • Engine (× 2): General Electric GEnx-1B or Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 thrust: 71,000 lbf (320 kN)

Boeing 787-10

First Flight:

  • Cockpit crew: 2
  • Seating capacity: 323 (3-class) (maximum certificated)
  • Overall length: 224 ft 1 in (68.3 m)
  • Wingspan: 197 ft 3 in (60.1 m)
  • Overall height: 55 ft 10 in (17.0 m)
  • Fuselage width: 18 ft 11 in (5.77 m
  • Fuselage Height: 19 ft 7 in (5.97 m)
  • Operating empty weight: 304,000 lb (138,000 kg)
  • Maximum landing weight: 445,000 lb (202,000 kg)
  • Maximum take-off weight: 557,000 lb (253,000 kg)
  • Service ceiling: 43,000 ft (13,100 m)
  • Cruising speed: Mach 0.85 (567 mph, 490 knots, 913 km/h at 35,000 ft/10,700 m)
  • Maximum speed: Mach 0.90 (593 mph, 515 knots, 954 km/h at 35,000 ft/10,700 m)
  • Range fully loaded: 7,020 nmi (13,000 km; 8,080 mi)
  • Engine (× 2): General Electric GEnx-1B or Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 thrust: 76,000 lbf (340 kN)