All Nippon Airways says its Boeing 787s are more than meeting the fuel efficiency gains the carrier was aiming to achieve with the aircraft. After its first six months of service, ANA says the 787 is yielding an efficiency improvement of 21% on international flights, when compared to a Boeing 767-300ER, slightly more than the expected saving of 20%. On domestic routes, the saving is 15-20%, which meets expectations, ANA officials tell Aviation Week. The Japanese carrier was the ...
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