AA never had more than 45 777s and they still have 9 more on order. So AA
will pass UA
in the number of 777s in the fleet when AA
eventually takes delivery of them.
currently have 53 active 777s and 2 listed as stored in their fleet. UA
had 60 777s but rejected the leases of five of them with two going to RG
and three to AI
still has one more 777 on order.
There have never been a time when AA
had more 777s than UA
took delivery earlier of their 777s. UA
was the launch customer for the 777 and was the first carrier to take delivery of a 777 on 15May95 and operated the first revenue flight with a 777 on 7Jun95 LHR
Boeing 777s flown: UA, TG, KE, BA, CX, NH, JD, JL, CZ, SQ, EK, NG, CO, AF, SV, KU, DL, AA, MH, OZ, CA, MS, SU, LY, RG, PE, AZ, KL, VN, PK, EY, NZ, AM, BR, AC, DT, UU, OS, AI, 9W, KQ, QR, VA, JJ, ET, TK, PR, BG, T5, CI, MU and LX.. Further to fly.. LH 777