Boeing Business Jets have delivered a BBJ to Beijing Airlines


Beijing Airlines, a business jet subsidiary of Air China has taken delivery of their first BBJ

Beijing Airlines BBJ deliveryBoeing Business Jets announced that they have delivered a BBJ 737-700
IGW to Beijing Airlines, a business jet subsidiary of Air China.

This is
the first BBJ for Beijing Airlines and increases their fleet to eleven

“Air China has been doing business with
Boeing for a long time,” said Mr Wang.Wei, vice general manager of Beijing
Airlines at the delivery ceremony held in Seattle “We’re thrilled to grow
that relationship with the addition of our first BBJ to the Beijing Airlines
fleet and look forward to working with Boeing to meet the demand of the rapidly
expanding business jet market in China.”

“Asia and particularly China has been
a strong market for Boeing Business Jets for several years,” said Steve
Taylor, BBJ president. “Working with Beijing Airlines to bring them the
best business jet to fit their needs backed by unmatched customer support helps
make us even stronger in the region.”

Next stop for the “green” BBJ is
PATS Aircraft Systems in Georgetown,
Delaware where the extended range
fuel system will be installed. The airplane will then be flown to a completion
center of the customer’s choice where the interior will be installed.