Boeing Statement on EL AL Israel Airlines Intent to Purchase 787 Dreamliners

Aug 05, 2015, 16:46 ET from Boeing

TEL AVIV, Israel, Aug. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] is pleased that EL AL Israel Airlines has announced its intent to purchase and lease up to 15 787 Dreamliners, with purchase rights for 13 additional airplanes. When finalized, the order will be posted to the Boeing Orders & Deliveries website.

"We are honored that EL AL has selected the 787 for its fleet renewal plan," said Boeing Commercial Airplanes President and CEO Ray Conner. "The Dreamliner will be an excellent addition to EL AL's all-Boeing fleet and marks another chapter in a partnership between our two companies that spans over half a century." 

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Boeing Commercial Airplanes
International Communications
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SOURCE Boeing