Boeing lost the contract to supply aircraft Dreamliner

Boeing потерял контракт на поставку самолетов Dreamliner

Delta Air Lines refused to wide-body Airliners.

American airline Delta Air Lines have cancelled the order for the supply of 18 wide-body Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner in excess of $ 4 billion. This is stated in the published press release of the company.

This contract was signed in 2005 and went to Delta as part of the transaction for the purchase of Northwest Airlines in 2008. In 2010, the supply of aircraft was postponed to 2020. Terms of cancellation of the transaction were not disclosed.

“The solution to the strategy for fulfilling our needs in wide-bodied aircraft,” said senior Vice President of Delta Air Lines Greg may.

While the airline does not intend to abandon the contract for 120 narrow-body Boeing 737-900ER.

As reported Корреспондент.netpreviously Boeing has signed a record deal with Iran worth 16.6 billion dollars. In the framework of the contract will receive 50 Boeing 737 aircraft and 30 Boeing 777.