Tag: Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

Royal Jordanian grows its long-haul fleet with order for Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners

Boeing and Royal Jordanian announced today an order for four 787-9 Dreamliner jets as the airline expands and modernizes its widebody fleet. Jordan's flag carrier also reconfirmed at the Dubai Airshow a previous order for two 787-9s, bringing its total 787-9 backlog to six. "Our decision to add th...

Fleet modernisation and growth: Austrian Airlines to fly with Boeing 787-9 ‘Dreamliner’

The arrival of ten Boeing 787-9 will spur the modernisation and growth of the Austrian Airlines long-haul fleet. The first ‘Dreamliner’ will be landing beginning 2024 in Vienna and will expand the flag carrier’s fleet to 66 aircraft already during the summer flight schedule 2024. Expecte...

Air Astana Signs Agreement on Lease for Three Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

Air Astana, Kazakhstan’s flag carrier, has signed an agreement with Air Lease Corporation for the long-term lease of three new wide-body Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner. The leased aircraft are scheduled to begin arriving from the first half of 2025. Peter Foster, President and Chief Executive Offic...

British Airways 787 Dreamliner Emergency Landing at London Heathrow

By Marco Macca, airwaysmag.com A British Airways (BA) Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, with registration G-ZBKO, has returned back to London Heathrow (LHR). The aircraft had been waiting on the North Sea to carry out a fuel dumping procedure. [embed]https://twitter.com/AladdinsTravels/status/1303011837...

Gulf Air Charter Flights from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Gulf Air Charter Flights from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, in coordination with the Indian Embassy to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has operated and planned for upcoming charter repatriation flights carrying Indian nationals from Dammam International Airport to several cities in India such as Chennai,...

JSA Announces Delivery of Two New Boeing 787-9 Aircraft to Air Europa

Jackson Square Aviation (JSA), a full-service commercial aircraft lessor based in San Francisco, is pleased to announce the delivery of two new Boeing 787-9 aircraft on lease to Air Europa. These two deliveries result from JSA’s ongoing PDP and SLB delivery financing commitments to Air Europa,...

Recaro Aircraft Seating equips India’s first Boeing 787-9 aircraft for Vistara

Recaro Aircraft Seating installed its PL3530 premium economy and CL3710 economy class seats on Vistara’s first Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner. This makes Vistara the first Indian airline with a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft. “Recaro is always looking to expand its footprint, and this is a fa...

Qantas Takes Off From The Sunshine State To The Golden Gate

Queenslanders will today fly direct from Brisbane to San Francisco for the first time, with Qantas operating a new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner on a brand-new route. Qantas International CEO Tino La Spina will join Queensland Tourism Minister, the Hon. Kate Jones and Brisbane Airport CEO Gert-Jan de ...

Gulf Air opens 70th anniversary museum

Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, today celebrated the opening of its temporary museum at the Bahrain City Centre shopping mall which marks the start of a series of 70th anniversary celebrations in 2020. The official opening was under the patronage of Gulf Air’s Chair...

Gulf Air Offering Flights to Kuala Lumpur from July

Gulf Air Offering Flights to Kuala Lumpur from July

Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, has announced that they will begin offering flights to Kuala Lumpur, the largest city and the capital of Malaysia commencing from July 2020 with daily flights and operated by the airline’s flagship Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner. “This is very ...

Air Premia Announces Commitment for Five Boeing 787 Dreamliner Jets

Air Premia Announces Commitment for Five Boeing 787 Dreamliner Jets

Boeing and Air Premia today announced the Korean startup airline plans to buy five 787-9 Dreamliner airplanes, following an agreement to lease three 787-9 jets from Air Lease Corporation earlier this year. Air Premia, which plans to launch operations in 2020 is poised to become South Korea’s seco...

AerCap Delivers a New Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner to Air New Zealand

AerCap Delivers a New Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner to Air New Zealand

AerCap Holdings N.V. has announced today the delivery of a new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner on long-term operating lease to Air New Zealand. This is the first new 787-9 aircraft to deliver to Air New Zealand from AerCap's order book with Boeing. AerCap is the world's largest lessor of the Boeing 787...

Etihad Airways adds a fourth daily flight to London Heathrow

Etihad Airways adds a fourth daily flight to London Heathrow

Etihad Airways has ramped up its services from Abu Dhabi to London Heathrow to meet rising demand after adding a fourth daily flight. The UAE carrier will start the additional service on 27 October and it follows the introduction of additional seasonal services this summer.  The airline will...

WestJet’s Dreamliner takes first transatlantic flight

WestJet’s Dreamliner takes first transatlantic flight

WestJet officially launched its new daily Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner route between Calgary and London Gatwick Airport yesterday (28 April) and the first transatlantic sector for the new aircraft. On 17 May, WestJet will ALSO launch its inaugural direct Dreamliner flight between Calgary to Paris wi...

Virgin Atlantic set to soar in South America for the first time

Virgin Atlantic set to soar in South America for the first time

Virgin Atlantic is to start daily flights between London Heathrow Airport and Brazil's São Paulo Guarulhos International Airport in 2020 - its first route to the South American continent. The airline will utilise a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft and the new service aims to capitalise on the f...

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