Skip to comments.Boeing Dreamliner's front end gets finishing touches at Spirit AeroSystems
Posted on 06/13/2008 10:17:05 AM PDT by Proud_USA_Republican
WICHITA, Kan. Almost a year ago in Everett, Boeing's 787 Dreamliner No. 1 rolled out with an impressive exterior but completely empty inside.
At the sprawling Spirit AeroSystems plant here Thursday, the cockpit door inside the 42-foot-long front section of Dreamliner No. 4 opened to reveal a finished flight deck.
Though it's only the front of the plane, it seemed almost ready for takeoff.
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"Try Hobrecht and Linda Boss install a glare shield Thursday in the cockpit of a Boeing 787 at Spirit AeroSystems in Wichita, Kan. With supply problems corrected, every front-end section Spirit works on will be delivered complete, managers say."
"Finished cockpit in a Boeing 787 Dreamliner at Spirit AeroSystems."
"Workmen install hardware Thursday onto the floor of the forward section of a Boeing 787 Dreamliner at Spirit AeroSystems in Wichita, Kan. The company is responsible for the new jet's cockpit, forward fuselage and nose section."
Where are the cup holders?
I didn’t know Miranda class starships were built by Boeing :)
That one is just getting fixed by Boeing. It seems there was some sort of ‘friendly fire’ incident or something. Very hush hush.
Huh, I would have expected a bit more damage from having a Genesis devise explode on the bridge.
There was a “friendly worker” accident lately.asdf
“787 Fuselage Section Suffers Damage At Supplier”