Boeing, Avation deliver Philippine Airlines' 10th 777-300ER

Boeing (NYSE: BA) and leasing company Avation PLC celebrated the delivery of Avation´s first Boeing airplane, a 777-300ER (Extended Range), that will be leased and operated by Philippine Airlines, the companies said.

This airplane is the 10th 777-300ER for Philippines´ national carrier.

The 777 is the world´s most successful twin-engine, long-haul airplane. The 777-300ER is equipped with the world´s most powerful GE90-115B commercial jet engine, and can seat up to 386 passengers in a three-class configuration with a maximum range of 7,825 nautical miles (14,490 kilometers).

Avation PLC is a commercial passenger aircraft leasing company, based in the United Kingdom, owning and managing a fleet of jet and turboprop aircraft which it leases to airlines across the world. The company´s customers include Philippine Airlines as well as Air France, Air India, Condor, Flybe, Fiji Airways, Thomas Cook, Virgin Australia, Mandarin Airlines and Vietjet Air. More information on Avation is available at www.avation.net.