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Turkmenistan Airlines takes delivery of the first of two new Boeing 777-200 LRs

Boeing (Chicago and Seattle) has delivered a 777-200 LR (Longer Range) (777-22K LR EZ-A778, msn 42296) passenger aircraft to Turkmenistan’s national flag carrier, Turkmenistan Airlines (Ashgabat). The airplane is the first of two new 777-200 LRs Turkmenistan Airlines has on order. The delivery coincided with the opening of a new terminal at the Ashgabat International airport.

Previously Turkmenistan took delivery of the pictured 777-22K LR EZ-A777 (msn 39548) on August 31, 2010.

Turkmenistan Airlines’ fleet modernization plan started in 1992 when the airline became the first in the Commonwealth of Independent States to order airplanes from Boeing. The airplane will join Turkmenistan’s fleet of airplanes, which currently include seven 717-200s, three 737-300s, four 737-700s, five 737-800s and four 757-200s.

Copyright Photo: Nick Dean/AirlinersGallery.com. EZ-A777 departs from Paine Field near Everett, WA.

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Turkmenistan Airlines to purchase two additional Boeing 777-200 LR (Longer Range) aircraft

Turkmenistan Airlines (Ashgabat) is preparing to order two additional Boeing 777-200 LR (Longer Range) aircraft according to this report by MENAFN.com.

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Turkmenistan Airlines to add new destinations

Turkmenistan Airlines (Ashgabat) is planning new international flights from Ashgabat to Astrakhan, Jeddah, Milan, Novosibirsk and Samara according to this report by Trend.

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