terça-feira, 7 de junho de 2016
Hainan Airlines reveals new Dreamliner routes
Hainan Airlines currently operates 10 Boeing 787-8 Dreamliners (credit: Angel DiBilio)
Hainan Airlines has revealed the initial routes on which it will deploy its new fleet of Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners.
The first of 30 new B787-9s is expected to be delivered next week, and the airline will launch the aircraft on its domestic routes.
The inaugural B787-9 flight will operate from Haikou to Beijing on 13 June, before commencing daily services from Beijing to Shenzhen and Guangzhou. Following the domestic introduction, the new Dreamliners will be deployed on trans-Pacific routes to North America.
The configuration of the new aircraft has not been revealed, but Hainan Airlines will offer all B787-9 passengers free Wi-Fi.
Hainan Airlines currently operates 10 smaller B787-8s, and will expand its total Dreamliner fleet to 18 aircraft by end of this year.