Boeing [NYSE: BA] has announced a single VIP customer was behind the purchase of two ultra-long range 787-9 Dreamliner airplanes, with a list price value of USD 564m, the company said.
The BBJ 787-9, a business jet version of the technologically-advanced 787-9 Dreamliner, is sought after by customers who place a premium on the jet´s globe-spanning range, spacious cabin and unrivaled passenger comfort. The airplane can fly 9,485 nautical miles while offering amenities such as larger windows, a lower cabin altitude, smooth ride technology, cleaner and higher humidity air, and a quieter cabin.
Boeing Business Jets offers a portfolio of ultra-large-cabin, long-range airplanes that are perfectly suited for business and private, charter, corporate and head-of-state operations. The product line includes the BBJ MAX family and high-performance versions of Boeing´s 787 Dreamliner, 777X, and 747-8. Since its launch in 1996, Boeing Business Jets has delivered 240 jets on 262 orders.