LAN Airlines 787 final assembly. Courtesy, LAN Chile-based LAN Airlines said its first Boeing 787 entered final body join Tuesday at Boeing’s final assembly factory in Everett, Washington state. LAN, which will take delivery of its first aircraft this year, will be the first Latin American carrier to operate the 787 (ATW Daily News, March 8). It will be powered by a Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 engine. According to LAN, the next steps include painting, installing the cabin’s ...

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