Nairobi-based Kenya Airways has taken delivery of its first of six Boeing 787 Dreamliners. The Kenyan flag carrier has a total of nine 787s—powered by the GE Aviation GEnx-1B engine—on order. The recently delivered 787 is scheduled to begin flying regionally within Africa in the coming weeks, before beginning long-haul service to Paris in early June. The 787 will form the backbone of the airline’s future long-haul fleet. The new fleet additions, which also include a ...

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