United to take delivery of additional 777-300ERs from this year
January 16, 2019 / KRISTIN MAJCHER
United Airlines will receive the first widebody aircraft from a new Boeing order this year, the airline told analysts on an earnings call earlier today. The Chicago-based carrier disclosed it recently ordered 28 Boeing aircraft in its 15 January earnings release, including four 777-300ERs and 24 737 Max aircraft. Chief financial officer Gerry Laderman tells analysts that United will receive two of the 777-300ERs this year and the remaining two in 2020.