Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

Fact Sheet

Brief Description:The Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner is a slightly bigger version of the 787-8. Both are super-efficient airplanes with new passenger-pleasing features that bring the economics of large jet transports to the middle of the market, using 20 percent less fuel than any other airplanes of their size.

280 passengers

8,185 nautical miles (15,200 kilometers)

Twin aisle

Cross Section:
226 inches (574 centimeters)

Wing Span:
197 feet (60 meters)

206 feet (63 meters)

56 feet (17 meters)

Cruise Speed:
Mach 0.85

Maximum Takeoff Weight:
553,000 lbs (250,836 kg)

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

Program Milestones:
Final assembly: May 2013
First flight: Sept. 17, 2013
First delivery: Mid-2014