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Sunday, 19 May 2019

EgyptAir to receive third Boeing Dreamliner aircraft next month

EgyptAir will receive a third Boeing 787 Dreamliner next month as part of a USD 6 bn agreement signed in late 2017 to buy 45 new planes to upgrade its fleet, a source within the company told Ahram Online. The agreement, which involves buying six new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners, is believed to be the biggest ever made by the company. Egypt received the first two new Dreamliner aircraft in March and April of this year.

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