ANA finalises order for 40 Boeing widebodies

Boeing 777-9X in ANA livery (Image © Boeing)

All Nippon Airways (ANA) of Japan finalized an order for 40 widebody airplanes on 31 July 2014, consisting of twenty 777-9Xs, fourteen 787-9 Dreamliners and six 777-300ERs (Extended Range). The order, valued at approximately $13 billion at list prices, was originally announced as a commitment in March.

ANA, the launch customer of the 787, is destined to become the world’s largest operator for the Dreamliner with a total of 80 airplanes ordered. The airline currently operates 29 787s with 51 more to deliver, including 43 787-9s.

Boeing’s 777X has accumulated 300 orders and commitments from six customers worldwide.

Source: Boeing