Aviation Photo #2112928 Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner - Boeing

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The impressive Dreamliner flightdeck.
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    John Richard Thomson
    Boeing
    Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner
    Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner
    Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner
    Boeing
    40692
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    N787BX
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    Melbourne - Tullamarine
    Victoria
    Australia
    May 27, 2012
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Anonymous
4 years ago
Wonderful cockpit. love the black color of the panel, and the way it's organized.
Anonymous
4 years ago
I have realised now, why Boeing named the plane 'Dreamliner'. One of the best looking cockpits ever! A320, A340 etc. cockpits look so empty, like a simulator compare to this one.
Anonymous
4 years ago
Can someone please explain what that "joystick" looking thing is (located where it would be between the captain's and first officers knees, just below and in front of the yolk).
Anonymous
4 years ago
Great photo, you are lucky to be able to go in. I was there on the day and didnt even make through the fences
Anonymous
4 years ago
It's a crank the pilot uses to adjust the rudder pedals so as to be confortable.
Anonymous
3 years ago
I just wish the stick was a joystick (like in fighter planes) and not that thing. But heck I'm not a pilot so what do I know.
Anonymous
3 years ago
The rudder pedal adjustment actually has an index number so the pilot doesn't have to guess. They can just quickly dial in the pedal adjustment to their favorite index number and then adjust the seat to that. That will give them the correct sight picture of the instruments and out the window.
Anonymous
2 years ago
I want to seat in this wonderful cockpit oneday.
Anonymous
2 years ago
Visitor from United States, it's Boeing's philosophy to have a yoke for control as opposed to the Airbus's joystick on the side. I think the former gives better tactile/visual feedback and also ensures that both the pilot and co-pilot see each other's input movements better than in a joystick environment, especially in the case of an emergency (something experts say contributed to the AF447 disaster).
Anonymous
2 years ago
What an office to work in. Its amazing to think that those throttles operate the modern super quiet GE-GenX and RR engines.
Anonymous
1 year ago
Great view of this awesome flightdeck. The ND with moving map and vertical profile is fantastic!

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