Loading
11-Jan-2010 11:56 AM

Boeing re-assessing B787-3 future

Boeing confirmed its is re-assessing the "market viability" of the B787-3, following a decision by All Nippon Airways (ANA), the last remaining customer for the short-range variant, to change its order for 28 aircraft to the baseline B787-8 version (Wall Street Journal, 09-Jan-2010). According to Boeing, ANA preferred earlier delivery of the B787-8 over the B787-3, which was tailored to Japanese customers ANA and Japan Airlines (JAL). JAL converted it order for 13 B787-3s to B787-8s in Jun-2009. The B787-3 featured a capacity of 330 passengers and a range of approximately 3,000 nm.

Want More News Like This?

CAPA Membership gives you access to all news and analysis on the site, along with access to many areas of our comprehensive databases and toolsets.
Find Out More