Boeing Delivers 100th 787 From South Carolina
Boeing South Carolina marked a milestone yesterday, with the delivery of the 100th airplane built at the North Charleston site.
The airplane, a 787-8, was delivered to American Airlines in front of hundreds of Boeing South Carolina teammates.
"Reaching this milestone is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our entire team," said Beverly Wyse, vice president and general manager of Boeing South Carolina.
"As we continue to prepare for the new 787-10 and production rate increases, we're excited about what the future holds here inNorth Charleston."
Today's delivery marked American's first 787 from Boeing South Carolina and 14th overall. The airline has 28 more Dreamliners on order.