EgyptAir delivery flight of 787-9 Dreamliner from Boeing sets new SAF records

Jul 25, 2019

The delivery of a new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner to customer EgyptAir was powered by a 30/70 blend of SAF. The 13-hour, 11,000km delivery flight from Boeing’s facility in Everett, Washington, marks the longest flight to date using a SAF blend this high and the longest of any SAF-powered transatlantic commercial aircraft flight. EgyptAir also becomes the first North African airline to use SAF. The SAF was produced from used cooking oil by World Energy at its California biorefinery and supplied by EPIC Fuels.

Read more on Boeing website and GreenAir Online


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