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Boeing 787 Dreamliner


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WestJet 787 Dreamliner advantages


A smooth journey

The WestJet 787 Dreamliner has smart sensors that detect turbulence and are designed to reduce motion sickness eightfold, according to Boeing.


A spectacular view of the world

  • The biggest window size of any aircraft, positioned so that everyone can enjoy the views
  • Dreamliner interior includes high vaulted ceiling, wide body, and adjustable LED lighting
  • No more shades - windows are dimmable at the touch of a button

A greener machine

  • Dreamliners use 25% less fuel per passenger compared with aircraft of a similar size
  • 10% more fuel efficient than the best of its competition, according to Boeing


Welcome a breath of fresh air

  • More humid cabin air means your throat and eyes suffer less dryness
  • Cabin is pressurized to 2,000 ft lower than the standard 6000ft, making it easier to breathe
  • HEPA (high efficiency particulate air) filtering technology - the same used in hospital operating rooms

Experience a quieter cabin

  • A quiet air conditioner and technology that reduces vibrations in sidewalls, ceilings, and softens engine noise
  • Better speakers make the public address system easy to hear
Interior view of the business cabin featuring spacious seating.
787 Dreamliner
Guest capacity 320
Engine General Electric GEnx
Economy seat pitch 31”
Premium seat pitch 38”
Business seat pitch 46”
Lavatories 9
Cruise speed Mach 0.85
Maximum altitude 41000ft
Range 7,635 nautical miles (8,786 mi; 14,140 km) range
Wingspan 60.17m (197.4ft)
Length 63m (206ft)
Height (total) 17.02m (55.10ft)
Cargo container dimensions WestJet preloads items into a container, then loads the container into the aircraft cargo compartment. Containers measure 64 in. (162.4 cm) in height, while depth and width vary by container.
787-9 Seat Map
Business Seat  Business seat
Regular Seat  Regular seat
Premium fare seat  Premium fare seat
Seat with extra legroom  Extra legroom
Unavailable seat  Unavailable
Less desirable seat  Less desirable