Boeing (NYSE: BA) has delivered the 787-8 dreamliner to Uzbekistan Airways, the flag carrier of the Republic of Uzbekistan, the company said.
This 787 delivery flight to the airline´s hub at Tashkent International Airport brings humanitarian aid to patients in hospitals, mother-child clinics, rehabilitation centers and orphanages. As part of its charitable activity in Uzbekistan, Boeing and Uzbekistan Airlines have partnered with AmeriCares, which supports a broad range of health care institutions throughout the country.
Uzbekistan Airways´ fleet consists of 34 aircraft, including nine Boeing 767 and six Boeing 757 airplanes. From its hub at Tashkent International Airport, the airline flies to more than 40 cities around the world.
OJSC National Air Company Uzbekistan Airways, operating as Uzbekistan Airways, is the national airline of Uzbekistan, headquartered in Tashkent.