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AIR FRANCE TAKES DELIVERY OF ITS 54TH BOEING 777

Pressmeddelande   •   Apr 16, 2009 15:54 CEST

 

AIR FRANCE TAKES DELIVERY OF ITS 54TH BOEING 777

777th Boeing 777 manufactured by Boeing

► First aircraft with the new livery

Follow the event at http://corporate.airfrance.com

On Friday 10 April 2009, in Everett, Air France will take delivery of its 54th Boeing 777, registration F-GZND.

This aircraft is the 777th Boeing 777 produced by the manufacturer Boeing at its workshops in Everett, near Seattle.

Air France's 54th Boeing 777 will be the first aircraft in the fleet to sport Air France's new livery and will land at Paris-Charles de Gaulle on Saturday 11 April 2009, at 6:45 am, after a nine-hour flight.

On this occasion, Air France will be broadcasting five programmes telling the story of the delivery of this aircraft on its corporate website http://corporate.airfrance.com.

Scheduled programmes:

à Thursday 9 April:: "The final touches"

à Friday 10 April: "Air France takes possession of the aircraft"

à Saturday 11 April: "Boeing hands over the keys of the aircraft"w

à Sunday12 April: "Air France's new colours at Paris-Charles de Gaulle"

à Monday 13 April: " Air France's 54th Boeing 777 is put into operation"