Uzbekistan Airways gets another Boeing-767-300ER
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) --
Uzbekistan Havo Yollari (Uzbekistan Airways) received the second of four ordered Boeing 767-300ER aircrafts on 29 February. The airplane successfully landed to Tashkent International Airport.
As reported earlier, Uzbekistan Havo Yollari received the first Boeing 767-300ER airplane on 9 February 2012. By the end of 2013, the Uzbek airline will get two more aircrafts of this modification. The airline also ordered two Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircrafts.
Boeing 767-300ER is optimal long distance aircraft to carry out flights up to 6,000 km (or 9-hour flights).
The aircraft has 12 seats in business class and 235 seats in economy class. Maximum take-off weight is 175 tonnes and landing weight – 145 tonnes. The maximum load is 38 tonnes and fuel load – 74 tonnes. The highest speed of airline is 900 km/h and the highest altitude – 13,000 meters.
Boeing specialists noted that new aircraft differs with new, even more passenger-pleasing cabin interior, low operating costs and technological innovations.
Uzbekistan Havo Yollari has been using Boeing 767 aircrafts since 30 November 1996, when it received the first airplane of this model. It added that this kicked of long-distance flights in history of Uzbekistan Havo Yollari.
Currently, the fleet of Uzbekistan Havo Yollari includes Boeing 757/767, Airbus 320, Airbus 310, Rj-85 and locally made IL-114-100.