EVA Airways could be buying up to USD8bn of jetliners

Boeing (NYSE: BA) said it has announced EVA Airways´ intent to purchase up to 24 787-10 Dreamliners and two additional 777-300ER (Extended Range) jetliners, which is valued at more than USD8 billion at current list prices.

EVA Airways will join the 787-10 launch customer team and will be one of the first airlines in the world to introduce the newest member of the 787 Dreamliner family.

Once the deal is finalized, it will be posted on the Boeing Orders and Deliveries website.