Boeing and ILFC deliver first 787 Dreamliner to Aeromexico

Aeromexico to use 787 Dreamliner on key routes to North America, Europe and Asia.

Aeromexico B787-8 B787-9 ILFC

International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC) and Aeromexico celebrated the first delivery of a 787 Dreamliner for use by the Mexico City-based carrier. The airplane, delivered from Boeing’s Everett, Washington delivery center on Thursday, took off for Mexico City.

The airplane is the first of nine B787-8 airplanes that Aeromexico will operate, including five on lease from ILFC. The airline will operate a total of 19 Dreamliners, including 10 B787-9 models ordered last year.