United Airlines’ first Boeing 787-9 rolled out of final assembly Tuesday evening at Boeing’s final assembly facility (FAL) in Everett, Wash. The rollout marks the first major milestone in the aircraft’s production ahead of its expected delivery this summer. United will be the first North American carrier to take delivery of the 787-9. United has previously announced plans to launch 6X-weekly Los Angeles (LAX)-Melbourne (MEL) 787-9 flights from Oct. 26. Over the next ...

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