Air Tanzania to deploy first 787 to Asia and Europe, may order a second

20 March, 2018

Air Tanzania MD Ladislaus Matindi said the airline intends to initially use its first Boeing 787 aircraft for routes to China and India, followed by Europe in a second phase (The EastAfrican, 19-Mar-2018). Mr Matindi confirmed talks are underway with Boeing and Tanzania's Government to acquire a second 787. As previously reported by CAPA, the airline is expected to receive one 787-8 by the end of Jul-2018.