Boeing and Korean Air have finalized an order for five B747-8 Intercontinentals and six B777-300ER (Extended Range) jetliners that was announced as a commitment during the Paris Air Show in June. In addition, Korean Air has also announced an order for one additional B787 Dreamliner. The value of the combined order is valued at approximately $3.9 billion at current list prices.
With this order Korea’s flag carrier expands its backlog of B747-8 Intercontinentals and B777-300ERs to 10 each. The order also increases Korean Air’s B787 backlog to 11.