Two new aircraft for local airlines have recently had their first flights. Both are new Boeing 787 aircraft VH-VKA a 787-8 for Jetstar and N789EX (to be ZK-NZC with Air New Zealand) the first Boeing 787-9
|photo via Airchive .com|
|photo Boeing via Australian Aviation|
The 789 departed Everett this morning (17-September-2013 local) at 11:02 and performed a five hour flight testing the aircraft's systems and structures.