Anyone know what happened with the Dreamliner? Haven’t heard anything lately.
The temporary “surge line” adds to the existing assembly line in Everett, Washington, and the company has also added an assembly line in South Carolina. With a backlog of more than 800 orders, Boeing plans on boosting the 787 production rate from its current 3.5 airplanes a month to 10 per month by the end of next year.
Qantas has scrapped an $8.5B order for Boeing 787 Dreamliners for its troubled international arm after the group reported its first loss since it was privatized almost two decades ago.
Air India Ltd. is set to take delivery this week of its first 787 Dreamliner jet after a wait of some four years and following a long, public battle between the airline and Boeing Co. over compensation for the delay.