The Dreamliner visited Alice Springs earlier in the month, flying non-stop from Boeing's base in Seattle for an official launch before the inaugural flight. Many of Emily's family travelled over 200km's from Utopia to attend.
Their sentiments emulated great pride with many watching on with tears in their eyes as the impressive plane taxied along the runway just after dawn on 2 March 2018.
June Bird Ngale performed ceremony along with another Anmatyerre woman.
You can see pictures and audio of the event at CAAMA Radio.
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Opening on Australia Day, this special exhibition is a collaboration with Delvine Petyarre and Dulcie Pwerle to celebrate our beautiful land and country.
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