China Southern Airlines subsidiary Xiamen Airlines plans to introduce its first Boeing 787 in July 2014, as scheduled, to facilitate international expansion plans. “It is a key step for Xiamen Airlines to explore the international market by taking delivery of [the] Boeing 787,” Xiamen GM Che Shanglun said in a statement. Xiamen ordered six Boeing 787s in 2011. It plans to use the Dreamliner to launch new long-haul routes to New York, Vancouver, Paris, Amsterdam and Sydney ...

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