Boeing just won a major victory over Airbus by poaching one of its key US customers (HA, BA, GE)



  • Hawaiian Airlines has ordered 10 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners worth as much as $2.82 billion at list prices.
  • Boeing and Hawaiian also agreed to an option for 10 additional Dreamliners.
  • Hawaiian confirmed that it has canceled its order for six Airbus A330-800neo airliners.

Hawaiian Airlines has agreed to order 10 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners worth up to $2.82 billion at list prices. The airline also announced that it has selected General Electric‘s GEnx engines to power its fleet of Dreamliners.

“The Dreamliner combines excellent comfort for our guests with fantastic operational performance and will allow us to continue modernizing our fleet into the next decade,” Hawaiian’s new president and CEO Peter Ingram said in a statement. “It has more seating capacity than Hawaiian’s current wide-body fleet, which will allow us to further build upon our successful growth in Asia.”

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