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While the value tag of the transaction is just not but recognized, the order will embody 11 787-10 plane and 9 787-9s for home and worldwide locations.
- Last Updated: February 25, 2020, 3:21 PM IST
- Edited by: Chhavianshika Singh
Japan’s ANA Holdings mentioned Tuesday it’s going to purchase 20 new Boeing 787-10 and 787-9 plane, with the planes anticipated to enter service between 2022 and 2025. The order will probably be made up of 11 787-10 plane, which is able to serve home routes and 9 787-9 planes for worldwide locations. The price ticket was not disclosed.
All Nippon Airways has been progressively changing its Boeing 777s with 787s, citing higher gas effectivity and a discount in noise emissions. Once all 20 of the newly ordered planes go into service, ANA will function some 103 Boeing 787s, the agency mentioned.
“Boeing’s 787s have served ANA with distinction, and we are proud to expand our fleet by adding more of these technologically advanced aircraft,” mentioned Yutaka Ito, government vice chairman of ANA and ANA Holdings, in a press release. “These planes represent a significant step forward for ANA as we work to make our entire fleet more eco-friendly and to reduce noise output,” Ito added.