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The confirmation from Boeing occurs after Bernstein Research recently released a report estimating that early production 787s could be delivered as much as 8% overweight resulting in a range shortfall of 10-15%, putting the 787's range at 12,800km (6,900nm), well below the advertised ranges of 14,200-15,200km.
Originally posted by Harlequin
and 25 more cancelled 787 last month , trying to find the same data for airbus A350 cancelled
Originally posted by C0bzz
An empty weight increase of 8% reduces range with a payload by 10 - 15 %... wonder how they worked THAT one out.