United Airlines added four more Boeing 787s to its orderbook for the type, bringing its total 787 orders to 55 aircraft. The latest order by the Chicago-based carrier is for four 787-9s. United currently operates 37 787s, a mix of -8s and -9s. It will also be the first North American operator of the 787-10. “These new [787-9s] are another step in our widebody replacement strategy, and we will continue to roll out new announcements in the future as we implement our comprehensive fleet ...

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