Trabber News

news about cheap fares and airlines from travel search engine Trabber



Boeing sees more Dreamliner cancellations, still upbeat

23 October 2011

U.S. plane maker Boeing Co predicted more sales cancellations for its delayed Dreamliner 787, after a Chinese airline scrapped 24 orders, but said the overall order book for the new long-range aircraft remained strong.

A day after news of China Eastern’s cancellations, a Boeing executive said some orders would fall through as it adjusted delivery dates and that the pace of production of the fuel-efficient aircraft would pick up.

Analysts said other Chinese airlines might also now decide to cancel Dreamliners as they re-assess the long-haul market.

source: Reuters

Share: Facebook Twitter Delicious

Comentarios cerrados.