Dutch carrier will be first in the Netherlands to operate the 787
Boeing and Arke celebrated the arrival of the airline's first 787-8 #Dreamliner at the Dutch carrier's base at #SchipholAirport in Amsterdam. The airplane departed Paine Field in Everett, Wash. on Wednesday on its delivery flight to the #Netherlands . Pictured here is the airplane on a previous test flight.
#Arke is part of #TUI Travel PLC, the largest tourism group in the world. "The 787 Dreamliner is an excellent fit for our Dutch operations and we are delighted to be the first carrier in the Netherlands to offer this product as part of our unique holiday experiences," said Elie Bruyninckx, CEO TUI Netherlands. "Passengers travelling on Arke's 787 will appreciate the airplane's spacious interior, bigger windows and will arrive at their destination felling refreshed, making it the perfect start to any holiday."