A year ago, with the arrival of the 5 Boeing 787-9 in the fleet, Air France decided to collaborate with Daher and Airborne Films to capture some in-flight footage with the new Dreamliner. Air France currently owns 7 Dreamliner 787-type aircraft intended to replace 9-777ER aircraft.
Air-to-Air: Boeing 787-9 Air France
Air France claims that the video was made in 8K Ultra High Definition format, but only the Full HD model appears on YouTube. The pictures are beautiful and leave you with no reply. Boeing 787 Dreamliner performs at the height.
Here are some advantages for passengers wanting to fly with Boeing 787-9 Air France:
- wi-fi on board;
- configuration in 3 classes: 30 places in Business Class, 21 places in Premium Economy and 225 places in Economy Class;
- more comfort on Premium Economy seats;
- windows 30% larger than those on similar models;
- Improved levels of air pressure and humidity for increased passenger comfort.
The aircraft in the video is Boeing 787-9 (F-HRBE). She is 1.1 years old and was delivered on 22 November 2017. It is configured in 3 classes: 30 of seats in Business Class, 21 of seats in Premium Economy and 225 of seats in Economy Class. The propulsion is provided by 2 General Electric GEnx engines.
On the day of the shooting, the aircraft operated the special flight AFR787V. He took off from Paris and flew to southern France where he met the film crew. Then, in tandem, they managed to do an air-to-air show.