Boeing, Turkish Airlines finalize deal for up to 30 DreamlinersStaff Writer |
Airline The growing demand
Boeing and Turkish Airlines announced they have finalized a firm order for 25 787-9 Dreamliners with options for five more airplanes.
With this firm order – first announced as a commitment last September – Turkish Airlines becomes the 71st customer to buy the 787. Together, these customers have now ordered more than 1,300 Dreamliners, the fastest-selling twin-aisle airplane in Boeing history.
Turkish Airlines has continued to expand its fleet of Boeing airplanes. Recently, the airline grew its stable of 777 jets with a purchase of three more 777 Freighters.
The airline also uses electronic charts and some other services from Boeing Global Services to further optimize its operations and operational systems. ■
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