Launch Customer Will Accept The New Airliner September 25
Boeing and ANA are planning a party for September 26th to
celebrate the delivery of the first 787 Dreamliner ... after
contractual delivery occurs the day before. "The airplane is ready.
ANA is ready. And, Boeing is ready," said Jim Albaugh, president
and CEO of Boeing Commercial Airplanes. "This airplane begins a new
chapter in aviation history."
Airlines, Others Avoid Millions In Sales Tax On Legal
The City of Chicago has a sales tax as high as 9.75%. So United
and American Airlines buy their fuel through subsidiaries in the
small town of Sycamore, Illinois, and it has saved them as much as
$12-14 million since 2004. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is not