Boeing 717 Dispatch Reliability Hits New Peak

The fleet of Boeing 717-200 jetliners has reached a new one-week high for dispatch reliability, achieving 99.65 percent on 3,721 departures. The previous record was 99.61 percent for the last week of June this year. The 717 achieved a monthly average of 99-plus percent dispatch reliability faster than any competing airplane, demonstrating that it is providing dependable operation for airlines and their passengers. Currently, more than 100 of the quiet, efficient twinjets have been delivered to customers.

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