Wright Bros. Remembered at Boeing Southwest Airline Delivery

Acknowledging the historic debt modern-day airlines owe the pioneers of flight, Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Southwest Airlines representatives signed documents for delivery of a new 737-700 at the precise centennial moment -- 10:35 a.m. Dec. 17 -- of the Wright Bros. inaugural flight. The Next-Generation 737 was the 145th 737-700 received by Southwest Airlines.

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