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Ten Years On, is the Boeing 787 Dreamliner Still More Dream than Nightmare?

Virgin Atlantic founder Richard Branson once said, "If your dreams don't scare you, they are too small." He wasn't referring to the Boeing 787 Dreamliner that his airline operates, but it easily applies. On October 26, the Dreamliner reaches its 10-year milestone in service. Branding the 787 the Dreamliner wasn't just marketing speak. The 787, then and now, is one of those game-changing, envelope-pushing aircraft that come along once in a generation. ( More...

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srobak 11
having been fortunate enough to do some mid and long-haul flights on this aircraft - I can tell you is an awesome passenger experience. Almost no fatigue, no foot swell, smooth, quiet and quite comfortable, and as the window was blacked out on one flight - had no idea we had even descended from over 30k until the pilot announced to prepare for landing at about 6k. Absolutely fantastic ride, and i hope everyone gets a chance to take it.

The A350 is a very close 2nd.
Greg S 10
"...and increase dehydration..." Whoopsie, bad typo.
user3956 6
That article was painful to read, it had way too many mistakes. It seems no one cares to even try and post proofed articles anymore.
SkyAware123 -1
it's cnn, what did you expect???????????????
Marcus Giddens 3
Great plane, built in North Charleston to be sure, they are stacked up all around the airport now....
I love this aircraft. Never want to fly in anything else!

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