New Delhi, Sept 19 (IBNS) The second of the 27 Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircrafts ordered by national carrier Air India will land at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport here on Wednesday evening.
The second Dreamliner, that is scheduled to arrive the airport around 5 pm, will fly from Delhi to Kolkata and either Dubai or Kathmandu, said Air India sources.
Meanwhile, the first Air India Dreamliner started its operations on Wednesday.
The maiden flight was on the Delhi-Chennai-Chennai sector in the morning.
The aircraft will fly Delhi-Bangalore-Delhi later Wednesday evening.
The first Boeing 787 Dreamliner for national carrier Air India landed at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport in New Delhi on Sept 8 evening.
Air India was to get possession of the 256-seater aircraft in 2008, but it was delayed due to logistical issues.
Air India, which had ordered 27 Dreamliners six years ago, said it plans to bring in eight more aircrafts by March 2013.