United Airlines 787. Courtesy, UA United Airlines (UA), the North American launch customer for the Boeing 787, said its first Dreamliner took a 3-hr.-plus pre-delivery test flight Sunday to/from Boeing’s Everett, Wash., facility. UA pilots were able to examine and check the aircraft’s systems at high and medium altitude, and to make sure all safety elements are in place. The aircraft flew around the Seattle area. UA expects to take delivery of its first 787 in September (ATW ...

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