Air Premia announces commitment to 5 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft
Boeing and Air Premia announce commitment to 5 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft. Air Premia, a startup in South Korea, plans to launch operations in 2020. Air Premia wants to become the second Dreamliner aircraft operator in South Korea. The commitment, valued at 1,4 billion dollars, will be published on the Boeing website after its completion.
787-9 Dreamliner is a highly efficient aircraft that can carry 296 passengers in a standard configuration. It is wide-body dedicated to long-haul flights, with a flight range of up to 13.950 km.
5 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft for Air Premia
The Dreamliner model, based on a revolutionary design and state-of-the-art engines, allows airlines to reduce fuel consumption and emissions by 20% to 25% compared to previous aircraft.
Based at Seoul Incheon International Airport, Air Premia announced its plan to launch operations in September 2020. The carrier will initially operate regionally in Asia before expanding its network to Los Angeles and San Jose to 2021.