Boeing 787 Dreamliner - Q3 update

Routesonline provides an update on the operations of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, looking at the top airlines and routes by capacity, as well as the current order and delivery status.

Routesonline provides an update on the operations of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, looking at the top airlines and routes by capacity, as well as the current order and delivery status.

This list for Q3 2017 was compiled on 8 August and changes to planned routes are likely. All data is supplied by OAG.

Top five Boeing 787 operators by capacity share:

 Airline

Q3 2017

capacity share (%)

Q2 2017 

capacity share (%)

Monthly change
All Nippon Airways 12.32 12.62 -0.3% 
Qatar Airways 6.06 7.05 -0.9% 
Air Canada 5.03 4.54  +0.49%
Air India 4.69 4.93 -0.24% 
Ethiopian Airlines 4.62 4.85  -0.23%
Hainan Airlines 4.48 4.03  +0.45%
Scoot 4.06 4.41 -0.35% 
Japan Airlines 3.82 3.94 -0.12% 
LATAM Airlines Group 3.58 3.82  -0.24%
United Airlines 3.41 3.66  -0.25%

Top ten Boeing 787 routes ranked by total available seats:

Route Q3 2017 capacity Q2 2017 capacity % monthly change
Hanoi (HAN) - Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) 423908 388913 9.0%
Tokyo (HND) - Fukuoka (FUK) 252275 242810 3.9%
Tokyo (HND) - Osaka (ITM) 216470 320325 -32.4%
Tokyo (HND) - Seoul Gimpo (GMP) 200088 197784 1.2%
Tokyo (HND) - Hiroshima (HIJ) 174810 103540 68.8%
Bogota (BOG) - Madrid (MAD) 172464 170872 0.9%
London Heathrow (LHR) - Chicago (ORD) 166336 148934 11.7%
Bogota (BOG) - Santiago (CL) 137143 135408 1.3%
Matsuyama (MYJ) - Tokyo (HND) 135340 143860 -5.9%
Doha (DOH) - Jakarta (CGK) 132334 138684 -4.6%

Total Boeing 787 orders and deliveries (to June 2017):

Model Series Orders Deliveries Unfilled
787-9 681 225 456
787-8 425 340 85
787-10 169 - 169
787 total 1275 565 710

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