Hainan Airlines must postpone opening some international routes due to continuous Boeing 787 delivery delays. The affected routes are to Western countries, including Beijing-New York service. The carrier is scheduled to take delivery of its first Dreamliner in the second quarter. “Frankly, it’s a little disappointing the aircraft has been delayed so many times,” HNA Group chairman Chen Feng was quoted as saying by Reuters. “We still think it’s a good ...

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