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May 6, 2010

RwandAir Orders Two Boeing 737-800s

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Artist’s rendering of RwandAir 737-800. (Image courtesy of Boeing)

Rwanda’s national carrier, RwandAir, has ordered two new Boeing 737-800 aircraft.

The new planes will be fitted with Boeing’s new 787-inspired Sky Interior and will enter service in 2011.

Last month, RwandAir entered an agreement to lease two 737-500 aircraft from GECAS, to be delivered this summer.

RwandAir currently operates two Bombardier CRJ-200s and a single Dash 8-100 out of their base in Kigali, the Rwandan capital.

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