Air Tahiti Nui has expressed its intention to buy 2 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft
On 27 February, Boeing announced that the airline Air Tahiti Nui was interested in buying 2 aircraft Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner. The order will be placed on firm orders after the contract is signed, and the value of the 2 Dreamliner amounts to $ 514 million (list price). The first Dreamliner is scheduled to arrive in the Air Tahiti Nui fleet at the end of 2018, when 20 will be flying for years.
Papeete - Tahiti, French Polynesia
Air Tahiti Nui is an airline based at Faa'a International Airport, Papeete, French Polynesia, Tahiti. It has a fleet of 5 aircraft Airbus A340-300. It currently operates direct flights to Los Angeles, Tokyo, Paris and Auckland. It has codeshare partnerships with American Airlines, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Korean Air, Japan Airlines, Air France and SNCF (France), thus serving up to 40 from destinations in North America, Australia, Asia and Europe.
In addition to the 2 aircraft purchased, Air Tahiti Nui decided to rent two more.