Boeing Handed over 10 DreamLiners in the month of March including two Early Build and So called Terrible Teens to Ethiopian and Crystal Air. As reported Last year by Crystal Air,They are yet to find a buyer for this Terrible teen as this Bird is too small for its Luxurios Operations.Other Notable Deliveries includes a BBJ Destined for UAE government for Presidential operations. Virgin Atlantic taken their 14th 787-9 near after Ten months. Also Saudi airlines started getting their 787-9's nearly after a Year and Norwegian also got their First DreamLiner in this Year.
On Overall in First Quarter, Boeing Delivered 31 DreamLiners of which Twenty Three 787-9's and Eight 787-8's. Slightly Less than projected by Boeing due to the Induction of 787-10 in Charleston .
Biggest DreamLiner 787-10 is in the Air
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Newest and Biggest in DreamLiner family, 787-10 is completed its First Flight on 31st march Flew from Charleston.First Flight Nearly Last about Five Hours and its Already Flew to Boeing Field for its Certification Flight Testing. A year long Flight testing will be carried out with Three Test Frames before the First Delivery to Singapore Airlines Next summer.
Air India to Induct DreamLiner 787-9's
According to Financialexpress.com, Air India Board has approved a praposal to induct Bigger 787-9's into its fleet to complement its 787-8 fleet. Air India is vigarously expanding into East Coast of US and wants to add more destinations by Next two years and including Canada. The praposal is for around Seven 787-9 DreamLiners.