Aviation Diecast


This forum is for all those who loves collecting diecast airplanes... we love this hobby as a part of our daily life.... and we collect diecast so as to fulfill our dream on having a real airplanes in miniature size.
 
HomeHome  CalendarCalendar  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  Log in  
a/d/f is in Facebook now. just type in a/d/f and I ll approve your membership.
Bouraq B737-200 (400 scale) a/d/f exclusive merchandise. For order, please call Ernie at: 0813 13526673

Share | 
 

 ETIHAD ORDERS 12 BOEING JETS FOR USD$2.8 BLN

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
AuthorMessage
polar
Coordinator


Posts : 3081
Join date : 2009-09-17

PostSubject: ETIHAD ORDERS 12 BOEING JETS FOR USD$2.8 BLN   Wed Dec 14, 2011 9:53 pm

Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways will buy 12 planes from Boeing, including 10 787-9 Dreamliners, in a deal valued at USD$2.8 billion at current list prices, the airline said in a statement on Monday.

The new orders makes Etihad the world's largest customer of the fuel-efficient 787-9 with a total of 41 on order.

It also ordered two Boeing 777 Freighters, taking the number of 777s in its fleet to 21.

It was reported last month that Etihad had agreed the deal with Boeing, and the two parties steered clear of announcing the purchase at the Dubai Airshow, which was dominated by Etihad's Gulf-based rivals Emirates and Qatar Airways.

Etihad said on Monday that it also had options and purchase rights for 25 more 787s.

"Both the 787 Dreamliner and the 777 Freighter offer highly attractive operating economics and will facilitate our global expansion plans by allowing us to transport passengers and cargo into new markets from our hub in Abu Dhabi," Etihad Airways chief executive James Hogan said in the statement.

The 787-9 will be initially used on Etihad's routes to destinations including Dublin, Frankfurt, Kuala Lumpur, Beijing, Nagoya, Delhi and Istanbul, the carrier said.

Etihad had a muted presence at the airshow in Dubai last month, where more than USD$62 billion in civil aerospace and military orders were placed.

Emirates ordered 50 wide-body 777s at the show in a deal valued at USD$18 billion, which was the Boeing's largest-ever single-order deal.

(Reuters)

_________________

My Collections:
Back to top Go down
http://www.diecastaircraftforum.com/modeldatabase/mycollection/c
 
ETIHAD ORDERS 12 BOEING JETS FOR USD$2.8 BLN
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» Comming Soon........ 1/32 Scale....... Boeing B-17/G, Flying Fortress
» Hasegawa/Minicraft 1:32 Boeing Model 281 (P-26 Peashooter) Canton Air Force
» Boeing 747
» Pokemons ignoring orders
» MOC's Custom lego items

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Aviation Diecast :: Aviation Corner :: Aviation News-
Jump to: