• Boeing und ANA geben Bestellungen für elf 787-9 Dreamliner Flugzeuge bekannt

    SEATTLE,  24 September 2012 - 

    Boeing und All Nippon Airlines (ANA) haben bekannt gegeben, dass die ANA Group zusätzliche elf 787-9 Dreamliner Flugzeuge bestellt hat. Die Bestellung hat einen Wert von 2,7 Milliarden US-Dollar nach aktuellen Listenpreisen und bringt die Gesamtzahl der von ANA bestellten 787 Flugzeuge auf 66, darunter 36 787-8 und 30 787-9 Flugzeuge.

    Der Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner ist eine etwas längere Version der 787-8 und wird 250-290 Passagiere auf Strecken von 14.800 bis 15.750 Kilometer befördern können. Die 787 bietet Fluggesellschaften eine beispielslose Treibstoffeffizienz und Umweltleistung. Das Flugzeug verbraucht 20 Prozent weniger Treibstoff als heutige Flugzeuge vergleichbarer Größe.

    Boeing [NYSE: BA] and All Nippon Airlines (ANA) announced that the ANA Group has ordered an additional 11 787-9 Dreamliners. The order, valued at $2.7 billion at current list prices, bring the total number of 787s ANA has ordered to 66 airplanes consisting of 36 787-8s and 30 787-9s.

    "The improved fuel efficiency and greater seating capacity of the 787-9 will provide ANA with added flexibility," said Hideki Kunugi, Head of Aircraft Purchasing & Sales at ANA. "The new Dreamliners will also help support the profitable expansion of ANA's international and domestic routes in the future."

    ANA, the launch customer for the 787 Dreamliner, is Boeing's largest commercial airline customer for the 787 Dreamliner. 

    "As a repeat 787 customer we are honored to have ANA validate the 787 as a truly game-changing airplane in commercial aviation," said Ihssane Mounir, vice president of Sales and Marketing for Japan, Greater China and Korea, Commercial Airplanes. "We look forward to celebrating many more milestones with ANA and are committed to supporting ANA as we continue to make history together."

    The airline has announced plans to launch a new route from Narita to San Jose starting January 2013 using the 787, while current services between Narita and Seattle service will switch to 787 operations on Oct. 1, 2012 and Haneda to Beijing to the 787 on October 28, 2012.

    The Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner is a slightly longer version of the 787-8 and will carry 250-290 passengers on routes of 8,000 to 8,500 nautical miles (14,800 to 15,750 kilometers). The 787 provides airlines with incredible fuel efficiency, resulting in exceptional environmental performance. The airplane uses 20 percent less fuel than today's similarly sized airplanes. It travels at a speed of Mach 0.85, which is similar to the speed of other Boeing twin-aisle airplanes.


    Kevin Yoo
    BCA International Communications
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