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Royal Jet Displays its New Five star BBJ fleet at Abu Dhabi Air Expo 2022

The latest BBJ boasts 19 passenger VVIP interior

Royal Jet Displays its New Five star BBJ fleet at Abu Dhabi Air Expo 2022

UAE, Abu Dubai, 2nd November 2022: RoyalJet Abu Dhabi, an award-winning global leader in premium private aviation, has added yet another Boeing Business Jet (BBJ) to its fleet taking the total number of BBJs to 13. The announcement was made on the sidelines of the 3-day Abu Dhabi Air Expo 2022, the only dedicated general & business aviation exhibition in the Middle East, which is being held at the Al Bateen Executive Airport. RoyalJet had also acquired a BBJ early this year, which made it the world’s largest BBJ Operator in the world.

The latest BBJ boasts 19 passenger VVIP interior with a forward crew rest area, a master bedroom with a private lavatory and shower, and a first-class lounge. Finished with custom-made materials and state-of-the-art design configuration, the BBJ is designed for the best functionality and maximum comfort.

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The first-class lounge area is equipped with a custom liner system, CMS-controlled electric window shades, VIP-style custom carpet, LED reading, table lights, and wash lighting with customized mood presets among others. It also has a 32-inch monitor, cabinets with two pullout tables on each side, hanging storage, and active emergency exits on both sides.


The master bedroom is fitted with CMS-controlled electric window shades, VIP-style custom carpet, wash lighting, and a 42-inch monitor. There’s also the under-bed storage, a nightstand with storage, and a full-height closet with storage among others. In the rear of the plane is the master lavatory complete with a rectangular shower.

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RoyalJet’s CEO Mohammed Husain Ahmed expressed his delight at the purchase of the new aircraft, he said: “Over all of last year, demand exceeded supply in the premium aviation industry across the region. The overall health of the global private jet market has been going strong, and this growth is expected to reach greater heights as we move into a very busy period packed with events and conferences. The UAE’s leadership has committed itself to support tourism and global trade by investing in building a strong logistics sector, and we also have the FIFA World Cup happening in Qatar this year, due to which we have seen a surge in the demand to fly across the GCC. In line with the UAE leadership’s vision, we are actively looking to expand our operations to serve our premium clientele. Adding the new BBJ is a step in that direction,” he added.

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With regard to participation at the Abu Dhabi Air Expo 2022, Mohammed said, “The Abu Dhabi Air Expo is a wonderful platform that brings together aviation & aerospace industry leaders from across the globe along with aviation professionals, enthusiasts, and customers to interact and network. The event also showcases the latest developments, technology, and equipment in general aviation. It is our pleasure to be participating in the Air Expo and meeting with our industry network from all over the world. It is a great opportunity and we hope to close some high-level deals here.”

The Abu Dhabi Air Expo has grown to become one of the most successful aviation exhibitions within the region and features high-quality personalized chalets and a static display of all the latest aircraft on the market ranging from ultralights to business jets and helicopters.

The three-day Air Expo event is showcasing the latest innovations in private jet aircraft, helicopters, executive charter services, airport equipment, and services. Over a hundred aircraft from ultra-light to heavy business jets are on display for delegates seeking out a variety of aircraft and aviation-related services. Conferences at the Expo will bring together over 80 leading speakers, delegates, thought leaders, and industry experts connecting the Middle East (and beyond) aviation & aerospace sector for innovative sessions.

Booking enquiry: Please visit the RoyalJet website for further details:


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Phone: +971 2 5051 500



Boeing 777-9 Begins Certification Flight Testing with FAA Onboard

Boeing 777-9 Begins Certification Flight Testing with FAA Onboard

The 777-9 has commenced certification flight testing at Boeing Field in Seattle. This is a crucial step under the supervision of our regulator to certify the airplane and deliver it to customers worldwide.

Amidst Boeing’s current challenges, the B777X stands out as a project that could revitalize the brand. It is highly anticipated, and Boeing is keen to clear FAA certifications to release it as soon as possible.

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The aircraft is two years behind its initial commitment date. During this time, the company has rigorously tested it under various conditions to ensure its readiness for commercial service.


Boeing has announced that the 777X will be used for both passenger and freighter services, depending on customer requirements.

Boeing’s 777X program has achieved a major milestone with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) granting approval to begin certification flight tests, marking a significant step towards the aircraft’s entry into commercial service.

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The European Union granted approval for this merger in February, and Korean Air anticipates U.S. regulatory approval by the end of October.


Following Airbus’ breakthrough with Korean Air, Reuters reported in April that Korean Air was considering a new Boeing order focused on the 777X, an advanced version of the 777 mini-jumbo.

Boeing 777-9 First certification

The first certification flight test of the 777-9 took place on Friday evening, with FAA personnel onboard alongside Boeing’s pilots and flight test team.

According to The Seattle Times, the aircraft departed from Boeing Field shortly after 6 p.m. and landed nearly two hours later after flying along the Washington and Oregon coast.

The 777X, an upgraded version of the successful 777 twinjet, features new engines and carbon composite wings with folding wingtips to accommodate standard airport gates.


The first variant, the 777-9X, is designed to carry 426 passengers in a two-class configuration for long-haul international flights.

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Boeing B777x total orders

Boeing has secured 481 orders for the aircraft, with Emirates being the largest customer, having ordered over 200 units. The planemaker has already built and stored 22 777X jets, with an additional six in various stages of assembly in Everett, Washington.

Boeing is close to finalizing a significant deal to sell approximately two dozen 777X jets to Korean Air, with an estimated value ranging from $4 billion to $6 billion, as reported by Reuters.


Industry sources suggest that the agreement could be concluded as early as the Farnborough Airshow in July. Korean Air, South Korea’s largest airline, has been in discussions about returning to Boeing for its long-haul aircraft needs.

The Boeing 777X vs A350 is one of the most popular comparisons among aircraft as of now. The Airbus A350 has been operating for more than eight years, and its promising performance helps airlines in terms of efficiency and customer satisfaction, particularly in noise and vibrations.

The next generation Boeing 777X can fulfill the same requirements, with 777x first delivery given to Emirates Airlines, the launch customer for this aircraft. It remains to be seen how the Boeing 777X vs Airbus A350 will compete against each other in the future.


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