This Dreamliner jet just drew a giant airplane in the sky over the U.S.

It took more than 14 hours to create this flight path masterpiece.
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Whoever has been piloting this Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner all night, major props. Because we've never seen an airplane draw an airplane before.

Aviation enthusiasts on Twitter – including Flightradar24 – have been following the Boeing craft's flight path over the past 14 hours.

It took off from Seattle Wednesday at 3:38 p.m., flew across the northern border of the U.S. into Michigan, then started tracing an airplane with its flight path.

Here it is mid-drawing:

As of Thursday morning it's heading back to Seattle to land, taking the same path it came in on.

Here's the finished product:

It sounds like this was some type of test flight, basedonTwitterreplies.

"When you have to test your new @RollsRoyce engine for 17 hours, you might as well have a bit of fun," as Flightradar24 put it.

Boeing hasn't actually mentioned the Dreamliner's path on its social media accounts – but it's gotten a ton of attention through word of mouth. So it's a pretty clever publicity stunt in that sense.

You can watch flights' progress in real-time here via Flightradar24.

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