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Boeing 787 Dreamliner to Visit LHR, Gatwick, Manchester, Oslo, Taranto, Washington, Dallas and St. Louis

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[HD video below] Boeing will fly the 787 Dreamliner to seven more cities on the sixth leg of the Dream Tour later this month and continuing into May.

"The Dream Tour has provided us with a great platform to show customers, partners, government officials and other stakeholders just what the team has achieved with the 787," said Larry Loftis, vice president and general manager of the 787 program. "It's an honor to showcase this airplane as we bring it around the world."

The airplane will depart from Seattle on 21 April 2012. The dates listed below are the landing dates for each city or airport.

22 April London's Heathrow Airport
23 April Manchester Airport
25 April London's Gatwick Airport
27 April London's Heathrow Airport
1 May Oslo, Norway
4 May Taranto, Italy
7 May Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport - Washington, DC
11 May Dallas, Texas
14 May St. Louis, Missouri

Boeing customers, employees, partners, government officials and other stakeholders will be invited to attend tour events at each location. There are no general public tour opportunities.

More than 44,500 guests from around the world will have toured the airplane at the end of the fifth segment of the tour later this week and the airplane will have logged more than 82,366 nautical miles (152,542 km). The sixth segment will add an estimated 12,750 more guests and an additional 15,500 nmi (28,702 km).

The Dream Tour airplane, ZA003, is outfitted with the 787's special cabin features including a welcoming entryway, large dimmable windows, bigger bins and dynamic LED lighting. The airplane is configured with a luxurious business-class cabin, an overhead crew rest compartment and an economy class section.

Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner ZA003 Interior and Exterior Tour @ Singapore Airshow 2012

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