LOT 787s – Europe’s first Dreamliners

LOT Polish Airlines was the first European operator of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner. In the June 2015 issue of Aviation News, Marco Finelli reported on the carrier’s Dreamliner operations and sampled flying on the airliner

LOT Polish Airlines’ Dreamliners had a bumpy start when they first entered service: the inaugural long-haul flight the aircraft was grounded due to problems with lithium-ion batteries on the type.  The issues encountered in 2013 have been resolved and the type is now firmly embedded in the airline’s operations.

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