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A line of Boeing Co. 787's sits at the assembly plant in Everett, Wash. on Sunday, Sept. 25, 2011. All Nippon Airways (ANA) is the first customer to take delivery of the 787. (AP Photo/John Froschauer)

Boeing 787 Dreamliner's 1st flight

January 1, 1970

After a delay of more than three years, Boeing's much-hyped jet, the 787, made its first commercial flight on Oct. 26, from Tokyo to Hong Kong — and landed on-time. (AP)