Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

Fact Sheet

Brief Description:The Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner is the second member of the super-efficient 787 family. Both the 787-8 and 787-9 bring the economics of large jets to the middle of the market, with 20 percent less fuel use and 20 percent fewer emissions than similarly sized airplanes and passenger-pleasing features. At 20 feet (6 meters) longer than the 787-8, the 787-9 extends the family in capacity and range, flying more passengers and more cargo farther.

Seating:
280 passengers (16 percent more than the 787-8)

Range:
8,300 nautical miles (15,372 kilometers)

Configuration:
Twin aisle

Cross Section:
226 inches (574 centimeters)

Wing Span:
197 feet (60 meters)

Length:
206 feet (63 meters)

Height:
56 feet (17 meters)

Cruise Speed:
Mach 0.85

Maximum Takeoff Weight:
557,000 pounds (252,651 kg)

Total Cargo Volume:
5,400 feet3 (153 m3)

Program Milestones:
First flight: Sept. 17, 2013
Certification: June 13, 2014
First delivery: Mid-2014