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We’ve just welcomed our 25th Boeing 787 Dreamliner to our 787-8 and 787-9 fleet as part of our continued investment to offer the best service and travel experience to our customers.

Check out our latest arrival in an exclusive video, get a unique insight into the aircraft from our expert insiders, take a virtual tour both inside and out, and discover your dream 787 destination.

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25th Dreamliner touches down


Our 25th Dreamliner, a 787-8 aircraft, touched down at its new Heathrow home this morning (29 September), taking the total number of long-haul aircraft in the airline’s fleet to 137. The aircraft, registration G-ZBJI departed from the Boeing Seattle factory at 18:08 local Seattle time yesterday and landed at Heathrow airport at 11:26 local London time this morning, with a total flight time of nine hours and 18 minutes.

British Airways’ latest 787-8 will spend two days at the airline’s engineering base at Heathrow airport where it has its ‘pre-service’ inspection ahead of its inaugural customer flight. After it has completed its inspection the aircraft is currently scheduled to take its first customer journey to Montreal, as the BA095 on Sunday 1. October.

Boeing 787: Four fast facts

Weighting time

An empty 787 weighs around 118,000kg – that’s roughly equivalent to 29 elephants.

Dream land

The aircraft makes 40 per cent less noise, compared with most rivals – ideal for a restful flight.

Start your engines

There’s a fanfare when we take delivery of a new 787. Boeing even gives us a ceremonial key in a box.

Window to the world

The Dreamliner windows are over thirty per cent larger than those on most commercial aircraft with dimensions of 27.2 x 47.6cm.

Take a look around

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Take a look around

Fancy a tour of the Dreamliner?

From nose to tail fin, wing tips to wheels, explore the aircraft from the comfort of your screen with our 360-degree interactive image, video guides and cabin gallery.

Take the 360-degree tour now

Talking of cabins, on most of our 787 flights you’ll find four travel classes: World Traveller, World Traveller Plus, Club World, and First.

What's your dream destination?

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Thanks to its long-range capabilities and fuel efficiency, our 787 fleet reaches all corners of the globe

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Whether you’re looking for a taste of the Deep South, to catch some waves in California, or snap a selfie with the famous Niagara Falls, we offer year-round flights aboard the Dreamliner from London to Austin, Baltimore, Calgary, Los Angeles, Montreal, Newark, New Orleans, San Jose, CA, and Toronto. Don’t miss our seasonal 787 flights either, to Atlanta, Boston, and Washington DC.

Find flights to North America


Thanks to the 787’s fuel-efficient design, we connect London to Santiago throughout the year with our Dreamliner fleet, as well as Rio de Janeiro and Mexico City – perfect if you’re planning a trip of a lifetime or an adventurous getaway.

Book flights to the South America

Fly in

The 787 covers our seasonal long-haul European routes to both Moscow and Tel Aviv – ideal for taking in the beautiful architecture of the Russian capital or getting your culture fix in Israel’s vibrant second city.

Discover Europe


From the intoxicating atmosphere of the souks to glistening metropolises, our 787 flies between London and both Abu Dhabi and Jeddah year-round, and seasonally between London and Muscat.

Plan your Middle East trip

Take a trip

If you’re looking to explore India or perhaps do business, our Dreamliner flies all year round to both Chennai and Hyderabad from London and seasonally to Mumbai and Delhi.

Find flights to India

Plan a holiday

Whether you’re looking to gaze at Mount Fuji, taste your first Korean barbecue, or visit the glimmering Petronas Towers, you can fly from London to Kuala Lumpur, Seoul, and Shanghai throughout the year, and seasonally to Beijing, and Tokyo Narita – all in the comfort of a 787.

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It’s the end of the week so we’re off on a little break on board our #Boeing 787-9 #Dreamliner #BAUpClose

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