Boeing Business Jets has confirmed that an
unidentified customer ordered two BBJ 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft in
The order is valued at US$564 million at
current list prices.
The BBJ 787-9, a business jet version of the
787-9 Dreamliner, is sought after by
customers who place a premium on the jet’s globe-spanning range,
spacious cabin and unrivaled passenger comfort.
The aircraft offers one of the most spacious
cabins in the industry with 257.8 sqm of space. The spacious cabin
provides a large canvas for a range of interior design options to
ensure ultimate comfort on those short or long-distance flights.
The BBJ 787-9 can
fly 9,485 nautical miles and features large
windows, a low cabin altitude, smooth ride technology, clean
and high humidity air, and a quiet cabin.
“The BBJ 787-9 offers our most discerning
customers the ability to travel in ultimate comfort and fly
directly to just about any city on earth. We’re talking about
London to Sydney or Tokyo to Cape Town. Our newest BBJ 787-9
customer can clearly see the possibilities and more,” said Ihssane
Mounir, senior vice president of Commercial Sales and Marketing
for The Boeing Company. “With a total of 16 orders to date, the
BBJ 787 program has won over other government and private
customers who want to work, rest, and arrive refresh and ready for
a productive day.”