Boeing 787’s Operating Economics Enable Long-Haul Low-Cost Carriers

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While 2015 was characterized by increasing numbers of Boeing 787-9s in service and growing low-cost carrier use, next year will see the 787 operator club grow again with six new airlines and accelerated overall deliveries. American Airlines, Oman Air, Korean Air, Scoot and Vietnam Airlines all...
Guy Norris

Guy is a Senior Editor for Aviation Week, covering technology and propulsion. He is based in Colorado Springs.

Adrian Schofield

Adrian is a senior air transport editor for Aviation Week, based in New Zealand. He covers commercial aviation in the Asia-Pacific region.

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