Americas aviation trailblazers: The unique ground handling challenges of Boeing’s Dreamlifter programme

30 March 2022 11:00 - 11:30

Oversized items are taken to another scale when Boeing looks to transport major aircraft assemblies around the world for the 787 Dreamliner programme. This case study will detail the bespoke ramp challenges involved with unique GSE needed to load gargantuan aircraft assemblies. The Boeing team will also reveal the ubiquitous ground handling concerns they face around retaining skillsets, maintenance of equipment, safety and how they work alongside GSP partners to deliver world-class operational excellence.

Ty Staal, Dreamlifter/Large Cargo Freighter Program Leader, Boeing