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EVA Takes New 7 New 777s From Gecas & Boeing

Tue May 08, 2012 3:34 pm

 
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EVA Takes New 7 New 777s From Gecas & Boeing

Tue May 08, 2012 3:52 pm

Quoting Mayohoo (Thread starter):
New or already known?

More like expected, they have also taken 3 new frames direct from Boeing for a total of 7.

AIPEI, Taiwan, May 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Taipei-based EVA Air today finalized an order for three 777-300ERs (Extended Range) airplanes. The order also includes purchase rights for an additional four airplanes.

No mention in the Boeing release as to whether these are previously booked as UFO

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RE: EVA Takes New 7 New 777s From Gecas & Boeing

Tue May 08, 2012 3:59 pm

Quoting PanAm_DC10 (Reply 1):
No mention in the Boeing release as to whether these are previously booked as UFO

From the Article: "According to the General Electric Company, delivery of the aircraft from GECAS’ existing order book with Boeing is scheduled for 2014."

The latest GECAS orders are 8 each placed in March and July of 2011, so likely it's pulled from one of them.
 
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RE: EVA Takes New 7 New 777s From Gecas & Boeing

Tue May 08, 2012 4:12 pm

Quoting Stitch (Reply 2):

Yes I saw that thank you, was thinking more of the direct order from Boeing, they state the deal was finalised today however there are quite a few UFO's from the past year that could cover them. Normally, if it is a UFO Boeing mention this in their release, they didn't, we'll know more Thursday. Also good to see 4 more Purchase Rights.

No doubt these are a part of the 84 777 sales mentioned recently by Mr Albaugh that Boeing had for 2012 though that number has since risen.
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RE: EVA Takes New 7 New 777s From Gecas & Boeing

Tue May 08, 2012 4:14 pm

Is this the 3 UFO orders for 777's on the Boeing's O&D spreadsheet?

Quoting Mayohoo (Thread starter):
New or already known?

They DID announce an order for 3 77W's like 6 weeks ago. SO this must be the firming.


Congrats PR! Surely this must be the replacements of their last 7 744's they have. This also includes options for 4 more. However, PR mentioned this order as a growth network, and not replacement. So who knows.
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RE: EVA Takes New 7 New 777s From Gecas & Boeing

Tue May 08, 2012 6:26 pm

Quoting redrooster3 (Reply 4):
Congrats PR! Surely this must be the replacements of their last 7 744's they have. This also includes options for 4 more. However, PR mentioned this order as a growth network, and not replacement. So who knows.

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RE: EVA Takes New 7 New 777s From Gecas & Boeing

Tue May 08, 2012 6:42 pm

Quoting jfk777 (Reply 5):
Another Asian airline showing us how much smaller the world is with the 777. A380's where are you ? Just flying to Dubai, Sydney, Singapore and LHR.

 

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RE: EVA Takes New 7 New 777s From Gecas & Boeing

Tue May 08, 2012 10:33 pm

Quoting mogandoCI (Reply 5):

Beat me to it!

B77W continues to prove it's candidate B744 replacement...

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RE: EVA Takes New 7 New 777s From Gecas & Boeing

Thu May 10, 2012 9:30 pm

Quoting redrooster3 (Reply 4):

Is this the 3 UFO orders for 777's on the Boeing's O&D spreadsheet?

No, it was a new order and added to the O&D spreadsheet today, AC was the UFO for 3.
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