NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C., Sept. 6, 2012 – Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Air India today celebrated the delivery of the airline’s first 787 Dreamliner. Pictured here, (from left) is Jack Jones, vice president and general manager of Boeing South Carolina, Air India Capt. A. S. Soman, Dinesh Keskar, senior vice president of Asia Pacific and India Sales for Boeing
Commercial Airplanes, and M. L. Franklin, Air India technical team leader, cutting the ceremonial ribbon.
“We are pleased to celebrate another historic moment in our nearly seven-decade long relationship,I am sure Air India and their customers will be thrilled to experience the revolutionary features on the 787, an airplane that will be the key focus of the airline’s turnaround plan.”
- Dinesh Keskar(senior vice president of Asia Pacific and India Sales for Boeing Commercial Airplanes)