Details about the Boeing 787 Dreamliner

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Posted: Oct 26, 2011 6:22 AM
Details about the Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Details about the Boeing 787, The Dreamliner:

Seats: 210 to 250

Range: 8,800 to 9,400 miles

Wingspan: 197 feet

Length: 186 feet

Height: 56 feet

Cruise speed: Mach 0.85, about 650 mph

Cargo volume: 4,400 cubic feet

Maximum takeoff weight: 502,500 pounds

List price: $193.5 million, although airlines often negotiate discounts

Planes ordered: 797

Components: 50 percent carbon fiber, 20 percent aluminum, 15 percent titanium, 10 percent steel, 5 percent other.

First passenger flight: Oct. 26, 2011 by Japans All Nippon Airways from Tokyo to Hong Kong