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Boeing displays its stretched Dreamliner, the 787-9, at air show

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at 11:06 a.m.
  • Updated Saturday, July 19, 2014, at 11:11 a.m.


A Look Inside The 787-9 At Farnborough

Boeing's Lori Gunter shows off the 787-9 Dreamliner at the Farnborough International AIrshow. Video by Molly McMillin/The Wichita Eagle.

— Boeing's 787-9 Dreamliner, a stretched version of the 787-8, is one of dozens of airplanes on display at the Farnborough International Airshow outside London.

Boeing delivered the first 787-9 to Air New Zealand earlier this month.

The plane on display at the Airshow was a test airplane and is still filled with test equipment. But it will soon be refurbished and delivered to a customer, Boeing officials said.

Spirit AeroSystems builds the Dreamliner's nose section in Wichita.

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