Boeing rolled out its first 787-9 from its Everett, Wash., factory over the weekend. The second variant of the Dreamliner is being prepared for flight “later this summer,” Boeing said, indicating the aircraft will fly within the next month. The 787-9 is 20 feet (6 meters) longer than the 787-8, the variant now in commercial service. Boeing noted “the 787-9 will extend the 787 family in both capacity and range, carrying 40 more passengers an additional 300 nautical ...

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