Boeing 787 Dreamliner Makes Philadelphia Debut

Jun 26, 2012, 18:00 ET from The Boeing Company

PHILADELPHIA, June 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The first 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. On June 27, local officials, suppliers, media and Boeing employees will tour the aircraft to experience the airplane's many passenger-friendly features.

Made from composite materials, the Boeing 787 Dreamliner is the first midsize airplane capable of flying long range and will allow airlines to open new, nonstop routes preferred by the traveling public. As a result of its many innovative technologies, the airplane offers unparalleled operating economics, fuel efficiency and passenger comfort.

Media wishing to tour the 787 Dreamliner at Philadelphia International Airport on June 27 from 8-9 a.m. should immediately call or e-mail the individual listed below. Media representatives must present affiliation credentials.

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Damien Mills The Boeing Company Office: +1 610-591-7005 Mobile: +1 314-600-4696


SOURCE The Boeing Company