After four years of delays, Boeing’s 787 made it’s first commercial flight today.The Dreamliner was flown by Japan’s All Nippon Airways from Tokyo to Hong Kong. It was packed with aviation reporters and enthusiasts who paid thousands of dollars for tickets.
We’ve got pictures from the landing plus some snazzy interior shots.
All Nippon Airways Boeing 787 takes off for the aeroplane's inaugural commercial flight to Hong Kong at Narita International Airport in Narita, east of Tokyo, Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2011. (AP Photo/Itsuo Inouye)
Passengers of an All Nippon Airways Boeing 787 are welcomed by lion dance to celebrate the aeroplane's inaugural commercial flight from Japan, at Hong Kong International Airport on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2011. The jet, nicknamed The Dreamliner by Boeing Corp., was flown by Japan's All Nippon Airways and was packed with aviation reporters and enthusiasts -- some of whom paid thousands of dollars for the privilege. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
Now let's take a look inside. These images come from a Thomson Airways video (the first UK airline that will fly the 787)
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