Boeing to sell 20 aircrafts to Vietnam’s Bamboo Airways

Boeing and technologyBoeing announced its agreement to sell 20 of its widebody long-haul aircraft to Vietnam start-up Bamboo Airways in a $5.6 billion deal at current list prices, Reuters reported.

FLC Group-owned FLC.HM Bamboo Airways has made a deposit in mid-June to reserve the 787-9 Dreamliners, whose delivery is likely to begin from April 2020, through 2021, Boeing said.

Bamboo Airways plans to begin commercial operations next year out of Hanoi.

FLC Group has also signed an initial agreement with Airbus in March for up to 24 A321neo aircraft.