Reuters is reporting that Boeing is in advanced talks to sell around 80 wide-body 787 Dreamliner jets to Thai Airways after apparently pulling ahead of Airbus in a closely watched fleet renewal deal.
Reuters reported in September that Thai Airways was boosting its requirements to as many as 80 wide-body jets and 15 smaller aircraft.
The airline has recently concluded deals to bring in additional capacity for 2024.
Thai Airways, fleet shrank to just 65 from 103 during COVID-19 and went into a court-supervised bankruptcy debt restructuring process. It has now exited that process.