Boeing - 787-8, Serial # 40691 Aircraft Summary

 

Model 787-8   Status Preserved
Serial Number 40691   Role Passenger
Line Number 2   Engines RR Trent 1000
First Flight 2009-12-22   Built 2009
Last Flight   Test Registration N787EX
Selcal
BQGM  
ModeS
AAAB01
First Operator Pima Air and Space Museum
Current Operator Museum
Date
Detail
Config
Operator
Reg
Status
2008-01-01 Built at Everett Test Bed Boeing N787EX On Order
2008-01-01 Powered by Rolls Royce Engines Test Bed Boeing N787EX On Order
2008-02-12 Entered Final Assembly Test Bed Boeing N787EX On Order
2009-12-22 Rolled out (New Aircraft) Test Bed Boeing N787EX On Order
2009-12-22 Enters service as 2nd prototype Test Bed Boeing N787EX On Order
2009-12-22 First Flight Test Bed Boeing N787EX Active
2010-01-16 Aqueous wash at Everett following discovery of foreign object debris (FOD) inside its fuel tanks Test Bed Boeing N787EX Active
2012-02-07 Withdrawn from test program Test Bed Boeing N787EX Active
2012-02-07 Stored at Palmdale w/o Engines Test Bed Boeing N787EX Stored
2012-07-03 Due to Tokyo Museum of flight Test Bed Boeing N787EX On Order
2012-07-20 Rear fuselage delamination fix Test Bed Boeing N787EX Stored
2015-03-26 Donated to Pima Air and Space Museum Test Bed Museum N787EX Preserved
2015-06-15 Moved to Arizona Aerospace Foundation for display at Pima Air & Space Museum Test Bed Museum N787EX Preserved
2020-06-01 Wing strut fluid leak check due to possibility of missing bolt Test Bed Museum N787EX Preserved