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Boeing consegna B.737-800 alla China United Airlines
Boeing Delivers B.737-800 to China United Airlines
Boeing B.737-800 nei colori della China United Airlines decolla dall’aeroporto di Renton. (Boeing)
Boeing B.737-800 with the colours of China United Airlines takes off from Renton airport. (Boeing)
La Boeing Company ha consegnato un B.737-800 alla China United Airlines Company Limited. Si tratta del primo esemplare fornito diretamente a questa compagnia aerea.
China United Airlines, vettore basato a Pechino di proprietà della Shanghai Airlines Company Limited e dalla China Aviation Supplies Import and Export Group Corporation (CASGC), opera una rete di collegamenti di linea tra diversi scali interni della Cina.
Il nuovo aereo è noleggiato dalla ILFC (International Lease Finance Corporation) alla China United Airlines. Si tratta del terzo B.737 Next-Generation ad entrare in linea nella flotta della China United Airlines. Attualmente il vettore dispone già di altri due B.737-700 forniti in leasing dalla Shanghai Airlines.

(Da un comunicato stampa Boeing Commercial Airplanes, Seattle, Wa (USA) – 26 gennaio 2007)

The Boeing Company delivered a B.737-800 to China United Airlines Company Limited, marking the first delivery of a new B.737 to the airline.
China United Airlines, a Beijing-based airline jointly owned by Shanghai Airlines Company Limited and China Aviation Supplies Import and Export Group Corporation (CASGC), operates a scheduled network of destinations within China.
The new airplane is leased from International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC) to China United Airlines. This is the third Next-Generation 737 in China United Airlines' fleet. The carrier currently operates two B.737-700s leased from Shanghai Airlines.

(From a press release by Boeing Commercial Airplanes, Seattle, Wa (USA) – January 26, 2007)