Airline Industry Update



>> Home > Commercial Aircraft Directory > Boeing

Boeing Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

The Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner is a two-engined long-range widebody airliner with a capacity of 257 - 290 passengers produced by the American manufacturer Boeing Commercial Airplanes. The 787-9 is a member of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner Familie (787-8, 787-9 und 787-10).

The 787-9 is a stretched variant of the Boeing 787-8 (+6,09 m / 20 ft). It is the second 787 variant to enter marked. The 787 is the world's first airliner using composite materials for most of its construction (approx. 50 percent). The fuselage is built as one-piece composite barrel construction. The 787 does not use any bleed air from the engines. Hydraulics systems, wing anti-ice, air conditioning and pressurization are electrical powered. Available engine options for 787-9: Rolls-Royce Trent 1000-A2, 1000-J2, 1000-K2, General Electric GEnx-1B74, -1B75P2.

 

Specifications for the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner
Crew 2  
Passengers typ. 290, max. 406  
Propulsion 2 Turbofan Engines  
Engine Model General Electric GEnx-1B74  
Engine Power (each) 340,7 kN 76592 lbf
alternative Engine Variant    
Engine Model Rolls-Royce Trent 1000-J2  
Engine Power (each) 347,5 kN 78129 lbf
max. Cruise Speed 902 km/h 487 kts
      560 mph
Mmo (max. Mach) Mach 0.9  
Service Ceiling 13.137 m 43.100 ft
Range 14.140 km 7.635 NM
    8.786 mi.
Empty Weight 110.677 kg 244.000 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight 252.650 kg 557.000 lbs
max. Landing Weight 192.776 kg 425.000 lbs
Wing Span 60,17 m 197 ft 5 in
Wing Area 361,0 m² 3886 ft²
Length 62,81 m 206 ft 1 in
Height 17,02 m 55 ft 10 in
First Flight 17.09.2013  
Production Status in production  
ICAO Code B789  
IATA Code 789  
FAA TCDS T00021SE  
EASA TCDS IM.A.115  
Data for (Version) Boeing 787-9 (GEnx)  

Aircraft lost, damaged and hijacked:
Date Aircraft type Reg. Airline Location Fatal Cat.
-