Air India Receives First Boeing 787
Boeing today delivered the first Boeing 787 Dreamliner for Air India (VT-ANI). Air India is the fifth airline in the world to take delivery of a Boeing 787.
This delivery is the first of 27 Dreamliners for Air India. The airplane is equipped with 18 business class seats and 238 economy class seats.
The 787 has the range and capability to allow Air India to deploy the Dreamliner on many routes including the Middle East, Europe, Asia and Australia.
Air India’s first 787 Dreamliner was assembled in Everett, Wash. and delivered today from Boeing’s South Carolina delivery center. The airplane is scheduled to fly to Delhi on Friday.
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