Japan Airlines Order Four Additional Boeing 787-8s

Japan Airlines announced an order for a further four Boeing 787-8s on September 20, 2017. The additional order will eventually bring the JAL 787 fleet to forty nine aircraft – (29 787-8s and 20 787-9s).

“We are honored to partner with Japan Airlines once again as they further expand their world-class fleet with additional 787 Dreamliners,” said Kevin McAllister, President and CEO of Boeing Commercial Airplanes. “JAL has been able to successfully grow its business over the years, while generating healthy profits due to the efficiency and reliability of their 787 fleet.”