Star Alliance members are "extremely impressed" with the 787, according to Thai President Kanok Abhiradee, who told ATWOnline that Thai International is looking at the type and will make a decision on whether to place an order within four months. Another Star member, Singapore Airlines, which put off ordering the 787 last year, has issued a new RFP for 20 250-seaters. Earlier this year, SIA CEO Chew Choon Seng told this website that the 787-3 business case did not work against the A320/737 ...

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