Inside the latest Boeing Dreamliner
14 July 2014 Last updated at 16:06 BST
Boeing and Airbus have a record order backlog of more than 11,000 aircraft, providing an estimated nine years' work for UK industry.
Aircraft leasing company, Avolon, have just committed to buying six planes from Boeing's 787 family and another five 737s.
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst took a tour of a 787 Dreamliner at the Farnborough Airshow.