Posts Tagged ‘delivery flights’

United's first Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner (N20904) takes off from Boeing Field enroute to Houston. (Photo by Dan King/NYCAviation)

Photos: United Flies Home On Its First Boeing 787 Dreamliner

A few days after being handed the keys to its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner, United has flown its new state-of-the-art toy home to Houston.
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The First Ethiopian 787 Delivered: ‘It’s Time for Africa’

The Addis Ababa-based airline cut the ribbon in front of their first 787 aircraft dubbed "Africa First."
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The first Ethiopian 787 Dreamliner is pulled into its parking spot prior to a VIP flight to Mt Kilimanjaro. Note the plane's new titles. (Photo by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren)

Photos: Onboard Ethiopian’s 787 Dreamliner Delivery Flight

NYCAviation had the opportunity to accompany the first Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787 from the factory to its new home in Addis Ababa.
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Southwest's first three Boeing 737-200s ready for delivery. Behind them are a new TWA 727 and City of Everett, the first-built 747. (Photo by Southwest Airlines)

What Were Delivery Flights Like in the 1980s?

A look back at how Southwest Airlines celebrated the deliveries of its first three shiny new Boeing 737-200s.
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