British Airways has chosen Toronto and Newark as its first destinations using the Dreamliner aircraft.
The airline is planning to serve Toronto with the 787 from 1 September and Newark, New York from 1 October, subject to regulatory approval. Flights are now on sale and with a fare of £787 return in World Traveller Plus (premium economy) to both cities.
The Dreamliner will operate on Heathrow-Toronto once per day from 1 September. The 787 will also initially fly daily to Newark from 1 October, increasing to 13 per weekly from 27 October.
BA will also be unveiling its first Airbus A380 superjumbo at Heathrow next week. It has already announced that this aircraft will initially be used on routes to Los Angeles and then Hong Kong from October.