Qantas Orders Six More Boeing 787-9s, Sets Boeing 747-400 Retirement Date

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Australian airline Qantas has placed an order for a further six Boeing 787-9s.

The aircraft will be delivered in 2019 and 2020 which will allow the airline to fully retire it’s fleet of Boeing 747-400s by the end of 2020. With current deliveries and orders Qantas will operate a fleet of fourteen Boeing 787-9s.

The Aviation Photo Company: Latest Additions &emdash; Qantas Boeing 747-400 VH-OJN (1999)
Qantas Boeing 747-400 VH-OJN (1999)

The Aviation Photo Company: Latest Additions &emdash; Qantas Boeing 747-400 VH-OEJ at Los Angeles IAP (2015)
Qantas Boeing 747-400 VH-OEJ at Los Angeles IAP (2015)