Fifth Dreamliner In The Test Fleet Is The First With GE
The first Boeing 787 Dreamliner with General Electric (GE)
engines, an airplane referred to as ZA005, completed its first
flight at 1829 PDT Wednesday, following a 3-hour-and-48-minute
flight over the state of Washington.
United Airlines CEO Glenn Tilton and Continental chief Jeff
Smisek did not exactly receive a warm welcome from the U.S. House
Transportation Aviation subcommittee Wedndesday in the first
hearing concerning a possible merger of the two airlines.