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  • Who: Boeing 787 Dreamliner

  • What: Fastest selling airliner

  • Where: Not Applicable

The Boeing 787, Dreamliner, is the latest passenger jet from Boeing, and it can seat 210 to 330 passengers depending on variant. It was launched in April 2004 and, by the time of its roll out on 8 June 2007, it had become the fastest selling wide body airliner in history with 677 orders and by September 2010, 846 aircraft, valued at US$164 billion, had been ordered by 56 customers making it the most successful launch of an airliner.


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