Boeing [NYSE: BA] announced orders from TUI Group for 11 787-8 Dreamliners and 50 Next-Generation 737s valued at $4.7 billion at list prices. The airplanes will enter service with TUI Group airlines Arkefly in The Netherlands, Belgium-based Jetairfly, Thomsonfly of the United Kingdom, Germany-based TUIfly and the Scandinavian operator TUIfly Nordic. Pictured here is a 787 in Thomsonfly livery.
TUI Group said it will leverage the 787's breakthrough economics, passenger appeal and environmental efficiency to continue and expand services within Europe and to Asia and North America. The Next-Generation 737s will be operated on short- and medium-haul routes by all TUI airlines. TUI Group is Europe's largest integrated-tourism company.