The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is arguably one of the most exciting planes to hit the tarmac since the Concorde. Everyone from aviation enthusiasts to design freaks can't stop talking about it. Are you a fan? Test your knowledge about Boeing's big dream.
Question 1 of 20
Boeing introduced the Dreamliner to replace which of the following projected planes?
Question 2 of 20
The Dreamliner was first introduced under what name?
Question 3 of 20
Which airline signed on in 2004 as Boeing's launch partner for the Dreamliner?
Question 4 of 20
The Dreamliner is distinct because it's the first aircraft to extensively use composite materials in its construction. Approximately what percentage of the plane is composite, by weight?
Question 5 of 20
The carbon fiber reinforced plastics used in the Dreamliner are how much stronger than steel?
Question 6 of 20
How does the thermal and electrical conductivity of composites compare to metals?
Question 7 of 20
Layering composites increases the likelihood of what occuring?
Question 8 of 20
Which of the below was key to producing large-scale composite structures like the Dreamliner's fuselage?
Question 9 of 20
Extensive use of composite materials makes the Dreamliner different from other planes in what way?
Question 10 of 20
The Dreamliner burns how much less fuel than other planes of the same size?
Question 11 of 20
How many years did Boeing spend on design research to overhaul the Dreamliner's interior?
Question 12 of 20
What proprietary method did Boeing develop to gain insight into passenger wants and needs?
Question 13 of 20
The Dreamliner's archways are Boeing's interpretation of the architecture found in which of the following?
Question 14 of 20
What did Boeing increase in building the Dreamliner that later became a major headache for the jet maker?
Question 15 of 20
So, how late was Boeing in delivering the first Dreamliner?
Question 16 of 20
Who made the engines for the Dreamliner?
Question 17 of 20
Which of the following is NOT true about the windows on the Dreamliner?
Question 18 of 20
The LED lighting on the Dreamliner has how many color combinations?
Question 19 of 20
How much does a Dreamliner cost, on average?
Question 20 of 20