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Introducing the Boeing 787

Boeing 787-9

Introducing 'Birthday Girl'

Coming to the sky near you soon, we will be launching our Boeing 787 Dreamliner on 28 October 2014. The aircraft's first route will be Boston.

We will begin rolling out the 787s to the east coast of the USA, before introducing them to our longer haul routes.

Get ready for an evolution in air travel.

The 787s will set the benchmark for in flight service and comfort and we've got some exciting treats coming your way.

Large windows
The biggest windows of any commercial aircraft, dimmable at the touch of a button. A brighter, lighter cabin.

Infinity mood lighting
Board, dine, relax, sleep and play all in perfect light. Adjusting to your destination time zone, you should arrive feeling brighter.

More headspace
Enjoy a greater sense of space and move around more freely thanks to higher ceilings and overhead bins.

Cleaner, fresher air
Air inlets allow a constant flow of fresh air into the cabin. An advanced filtration system helps make the cabin air cleaner for passengers.

New Upper Class bar
Step onboard to a stunning new bar backdrop. It’s the perfect space to mingle, meet or simply unwind.

Online from takeoff to touchdown
Surf, text, email and chat from the comfort of your seat.

The comfiest Economy seat in the sky
We’ve fitted the best in class Economy seats. More legroom and a comfier recline, making the most of the space around them.

The Wander Wall
Our Premium Economy cabin has even more comfortable seats and a new Wander Wall area where you can have a snack or stretch your legs.

Greater reliability
A series of innovations including as much electrical architecture as possible and enhanced aircraft health monitoring.

Friendlier to the environment
The Dreamliner is 21% more fuel efficient than other similar sized aircraft in our fleet, which means much less carbon dioxide emissions.

Building the 787 Dreamliner

Ever wondered what it takes to build a 787?  Our friends at Boeing have finished putting together 'Birthday Girl' and they filmed the process from start to finish, so you can see how it's done.

Man sitting inPremium Economy

Stretch out


Premium Economy's extra space, premium service and thoughtful extras are hard to resist.

Find out about Premium Economy

Man sitting in upper class

The ultimate flying experience


Upgrade to Upper Class and discover a world of spas, cocktails and fully flat beds.

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Adult passengers aged 12-15 and travelling alone can't book online - please contact reservations on 0844 209 7777 for help.

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Children must be aged 2-11 on the date of their flight.

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Infants don't get their own seat on the plane - they'll need the comfort of your lap.

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