Bordgious and a number of other readers sent word of the 787 Dreamliner's first flight
after two years
. The four-hour test kicks off nine months of airborne testing. Aviation Week has video of the test flight
and a timeline of the 787's development. Here is the flight path
. 840 of the planes are on order now, down from a high of 910, as some customers canceled orders due to the delays.