Dreamliner being built in SC puts weight on wheels for first time

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Boeing's South Carolina team is marking a milestone this week.

The first 787 Dreamliner built in South Carolina put weight on wheels for the first time on Sunday.

The plane moved on its landing gear via tug to the next production spot where electrical, hydraulic and mechanical systems will be installed.

According to the company, Boeing South Carolina remains on schedule to deliver its first 787 Dreamliner in the first half of 2012.

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