has finalized an order for four Boeing 767-300ER (Extended Range) airplanes. The order is valued at $597 million at list
prices. Uzbekistan Airways has now ordered a total of six Boeing jetliners (two previously ordered 787-8s and the four
"We are eager to strengthen our Boeing fleet with 767s to continue competing successfully and meet continued demand for air travel in our
region," said Valeri Tyan, general director of Uzbekistan Airways.
"This order is yet another step forward in our strong relationship with
Boeing. We look forward to operating the 787 and benefiting from its advanced performance features. Until then, the 767-300ER is the economical and logical choice to fulfill our interim capacity targets and our growth plans."
Uzbekistan Airways, based in Tashkent, is Uzbekistan's national airline. In addition to the airplanes ordered, the airline operates six Boeing
757-200s and five 767-300ERs.