WestJet celebrated last Friday with the delivery of the 100th Boeing Next-Generation 737 aircraft to join the Calgary-based airline’s fleet.
The Virgin Blue Group of Airlines this morning dispatched its inaugural flight for its Sydney to Uluru service.
The special service, operated by a Boeing 737-800 with industry guests, media and commercial customers was farewelled by traditional indigenous didgeridoo players and dancers.
Boeing and RwandAir have announced an order for two Next-Generation 737-800s.
Based in Kigali, Rwanda, the airline is renewing and expanding its fleet to broaden its network. RwandAir currently operates a fleet of regional jets.
“Boeing’s Next-Generation 737-800s will enable us to eventually expand to regional hubs across Africa and the Middle East,” said John Mirenge, … Continued