Air Tahiti Nui to put Boeing 787-9 into service in late Mar-2019

    Air Tahiti Nui confirmed plans to put its first Boeing 787-9 into service from 23-Mar-2019, operating Paris-Los Angeles-Papeete service (Air Journal, 09-Apr-2018). As previously reported by CAPA, the carrier is due to receive four 787-9s, configured with 294 seats in three classes (business, premium economy and economy). The 787-9s will be used to replace the carrier’s A340-300 fleet.