Angolan airline orders three 777-300ERs from Boeing

Boeing and Angola flag carrier TAAG Linhas Aéreas de Angola have finalised an order for three additional 777-300ER (extended range) aircraft.

The order, valued at $895m (£559m) at list prices, also includes a purchase right for three further 777-300ERs.

TAAG will use the new aircraft for route expansion, including direct routes to Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo in Brazil, Lisbon and Oporto in Portugal and other European destinations.