Fokker Services wins 737 800 head of state VIP completion
Boeing has chosen Fokker Services to carry out a head of state 737-800 VIP completion for an undisclosed Asian customer.
The aircraft will arrive at Fokker Services Netherlands facility in October 2015. It should be completed by August 2016.
“Fokker Services has surprised us with its ideas on cabin innovations.”
Steve Taylor, president of Boeing Business Jets said: “Fokker Services has surprised us with its ideas on cabin innovations. During the last EBACE they introduced the SkyView Panoramic Window for BBJ’s which is an example of such a cabin innovation, setting new Business Jet standards. Its extensive in-house capabilities are recognized and found appropriate for BBJ completion business.”
Johan van Dorst, sales director of the Fokker Aircraft completion and conversion added: “We are proud that our VIP completions, design concepts, and craftsmanship are acknowledged and highly appreciated by one of the most important leaders in the aviation industry. We are honoured to have this opportunity to showcase our capabilities, With our long standing roots in aircraft engineering and manufacturing we look forward to delivering a premium product and exceptional experience to our highly valued customer. This VIP completion award together with the development of the SkyView Panoramic Window for BBJ’s being on track, will bring our relationship with Boeing to new levels.”