Boeing delivered the first B-787 Dreamliner to All Nippon Airways (ANA) on 25 September 2011. That was the date the contractual delivery documents were signed, but the celebrations and hand off the the airplane will take place from 26-27 September in Seattle, Washington.
Boeing issued a statement claiming that they and ANA (All Nippon Airways) have completed the 787 Dreamliner operational validation in Japan over the proceeding weekend. According to Boeing, ANA pilots, together with Boeing, flew the Dreamliner on routes from Seattle to Tokyo and Tokyo to four airports across Japan, including Osaka (Itami and Kansai), Okayama &hellip Continue reading
Boeing says they have started 787 Dreamliner pilot training with the program’s launch customer ANA (All Nippon Airways). According to Boeing, ten ANA pilots began training in a Tokyo classroom earlier this month. Later, on 23 April 2011, training on simulation devices started at the Boeing Flight Services training campus in Seattle, Washington. First delivery of the long delayed 787 is scheduled for the third quarter of 2011. Continue reading