Boeing 787-9

3:20 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

First Variant of Boeing 787 Takes Off

A Boeing 787-9 starts to take off Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, at Paine Field in Everett, Wash.
Elaine Thompson Associated Press

The first addition to the Boeing 787 family has taken to the skies.

The 787-9 took off Tuesday morning from Paine Field, near the Everett factory where the plane was assembled.

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