6 February 2014
Boeing (NYSE: BA) Business Jets (BBJ) has announcedd the first two BBJ 787-8 deliveries of 2014, made over the past week to separate undisclosed customers.
The BBJ 787 takes advantage of technological advances such as lightweight composite structures and a cabin environment designed for new heights in passenger comfort. It also features increased headroom, cleaner air, enormous cargo space and breakthrough fuel efficiency. The BBJ 787-8 has a range of about 9,260 nautical miles (17,150 km).
The first BBJ 787-8 was delivered in December 2013. To date, customers have ordered 13 BBJ 787s, with deliveries occuring through 2018.
Boeing Business Jets delivers the airplanes to customers unpainted and without an interior. A completion centre of the customer´s choosing installs the jet´s VIP interior.
Boeing Business Jets offers a wide variety of ultra-large-cabin, long-range airplanes perfectly suited for the private jet market. More than 400 Boeing airplanes are in service in the VIP market.