ANA has adjusted its order for Boeing 787
The four B787-8 aircraft due to be delivered from
fiscal year 2013 onwards will now be replaced by B787-9 aircraft.
The airline said the decision to order more of the larger 787-9 variant will give
ANA greater flexibility as it expands its international route
The total number of aircraft on order remains at 55,
split between 36 787-8 aircraft and 19 787-9 aircraft.
ANA is the launch customer for the Dreamliner
and has so far taken delivery of seven of the fifty five aircraft.
aircraft entered service on domestic Japanese routes and
Haneda - Frankfurt since last autumn. ANA plans to launch
long-haul 787 services from Tokyo to Seattle and San Jose on the
US West Coast in the current fiscal year.
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