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Royal Brunei Airlines to fly to Melbourne, Australia

Royal Brunei Airlines (Bandar Seri Begawan) will add the Melbourne, Australia route on March 29, 2010. The new route will be operated with Boeing 777-200s.

Copyright Photo: Antony J. Best.

Royal Brunei Airlines finally adds the Boeing 777-200

Copyright Photo: James Mepsted. V8-BLC arrives at London (Heathrow).

Royal Brunei Airlines (Bandar Seri Begawan) has finally added the Boeing 777 to its fleet. Previously an ex-United Airlines Boeing 777-222 (V8-RBU) was painted in April 2007 but was never delivered. Now the state airline is adding six Boeing 777-212 ERs on lease from Singapore Airlines as a replacement for its Boeing 767-300s. The first three have been delivered with the first (V8-BLA, msn 30871) arriving on June 1.