BOEING’S DREAMLINER MAKES MAIDEN VOYAGE

BOEING’S Dreamliner has finally taken its maiden commercial voyage, after three years of delays. All Nippon Airlines (ANA) flight carried its first passengers on the carbon-composite aeroplane from Tokyo to Hong Kong. Meanwhile, Boeing said third quarter net profit rose 31 per cent to $1.1bn (£689m), from the same July-September period last year and raised its earnings outlook for the year.