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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 15, 2009
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(New York: Lester Holt) The maiden flight of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner plane featured; scenes shown of the takeoff in Everett, Washington and from inside the plane; details given about the many delays. [Teal Group aviation analyst Richard ABOULAFIA†, Boeing 787 supplier management Bob NOBLE†- comment on the delays.] [Boeing 787 Program Scott FANCHER†- cites the efficiency improvement.] [Boeing Commercial Airplanes Blake EMERY†- comments on the design.] [MAN – says there were no surprises.]

Williams, Brian;
Holt, Lester

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