Boeing and ANA announce $2.7bn 787-9 Dreamliner order

Boeing has announced that All Nippon Airlines (ANA) has ordered an additional 11 787-9 Dreamliners in a deal valued at $2.7bn (£1.6bn) at current list prices.

The order brings the total number of 787s ANA has ordered to 66 aircraft consisting of 36 787-8s and 30 787-9s.

The Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner is a slightly longer version of the 787-8 and will carry 250–290 passengers on routes of 8,000 to 8,500 nautical miles (14,800–15,750km).