British Airways today signed a commitment at the Farnborough International Airshow with Boeing for three 777-300ER aircraft which it will on an operating lease with a leasing company.
The carrier is one of the world’s largest operators of the long-range jet, operating 58 777-200ER and 777-300ER aircraft across its global network. British Airways also flies 28 787 Dreamliners and more than 30 747-400s.
British Airways will use the aircraft to increase capacity and flexibility across its network.
Boeing’s senior vice president of commercial sales & marketing, Ihssane Mounir said: “We are delighted that British Airways, one of the world’s leading airlines, has again chosen the Boeing 777 for its long-haul fleet.
“This agreement is a testament to the enduring value of the 777, its superior range, outstanding efficiency and popularity among passengers.”