Vietnam Airlines’ New 787 Interiors on Display at DCA Delivery Ceremony

by Adam

Last week, SkyTeam partner Vietnam Airlines’ brought its first B787 Dreamliner to Reagan National (DCA) for a pre-delivery ceremony.  Vietnam has 19 firm orders for the 787-9, which will feature all new cabins. As per The Design Air:

Onboard the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, the carrier has opted for the Zodiac Aerospace Cirrus Seat, offering 28 seats in a 1 x 2 x 1 configuration. These seats convert into fully flat beds and offer WiFi, inset power, USB connectivity and inflight texting. To match the improvement in comfort, there is a larger, high definition 15.4″ screen for each passenger.

To match the current product available on the carrier’s European routes, there will also be a deluxe economy class cabin, featuring 35 seats in a 2 x 3 x 2 seating configuration, offering an industry leading 42″ of pitch and 10.6″ touchscreen TV. Each seat will also offer leg support and a deep recline.


Vietnam Airlines’ is expected to begin commercial 787 service in late 2015 on domestic routes before launching Hanoi (HAN) to London Heathrow (LHR).


The responses below are not provided or commissioned by the bank advertiser. Responses have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by the bank advertiser. It is not the bank advertiser's responsibility to ensure all posts and/or questions are answered.

1 comment

Related Articles

1 comment

KLM Announces New 787 World Business Class with Direct Aisle Access! - Point Me to the Plane July 24, 2015 - 8:33 am

[…] Vietnam Airlines’ New 787 Interiors on Display at DCA Delivery Ceremony […]


Leave a Comment

Point Me Awake


A morning jolt of travel-infused news & deals straight to your inbox. 


Success! Check your email for a welcome onboard message