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4 fun facts about the 787-9, LATAM’s Dreamliner

Efficiency

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It can travel more miles uninterruptedly maintaining the same environmental efficiency as the 787-8. In addition, it uses up to 20% less fuel than similar planes and produces up to 20% fewer CO2 emissions, reducing environmental impact.

 

Structure

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It features a long fuselage with innovative design. The windows are up to 40% larger, the storage bins are 30% bigger, it has LED lighting and new air humidification techniques. 

 

Entertainment

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Each seat is equipped with individual touchscreens that give access to varied content.   Information on the programming is available on the guide LATAM Entertainment, in the printed version of Vamos/LATAM.

 

Capacity

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A total of 313 passengers: 283 in Economy Class and 30 in Premium Business Class, 27% more than the 787-8. 

 

Specs

Name – 787-9

Manufacturer – Boeing

Capacity – 313 passengers

Length – 206 ft [62.82 m]

Width – 18 ft [5.49 m]

Wingspan – 197.4 ft [60.17 m]

Height    – 55.10 ft [16.8 m]

Maximum takeoff weight – 252.7 tons

Engines – 2 Rolls-Royce Trent1000J2