United Takes Delivery Of First 787

United Airlines on Sept. 21 became the first U.S. carrier to take delivery of a Boeing 787-8. The aircraft, powered by General Electric GEnx-1B engines, is one of 50 United has ordered, including 36 787-8s and 14 long-range 787-9s. United's new 787 has 36 first-class seats, 72 in business-class and...

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