Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina named the Dreamliner
Biman Bangladesh Airlines fifth brand new Dreamliner Boeing 787-9 named as “Sonar Tori” has arrived in Dhaka.
The aircraft landed at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA) at 6:10 pm on Saturday, reports BSS.
Another of Biman’s same model named “Achin Pakhi” is scheduled to reach the airport from Seattle, US, on Decmber 24, Biman’s spokesperson said.
With these two aircraft, the national flag carrier’s fleet number will raise to 18.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who named these Dreamliners as “Sonar Tori” and “Achin Pakhi”, is expected to inaugurate the new aircraft along with Biman’s mobile Apps on December 28.
Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner has total 298 seats including 30 business classes, 21 premium economy classes and 247 economy classes.