Xiamen airline will be getting 6 new airplanes from Boeing and the delivery will start from July of 2013 and periodically 6 planes will be delivered. These Boeing 787s will be used by the airline for long haul flights. As China economy is expanding so is the middle and upper-class and the people who use planes for travel often.

China and other developing economies are becoming important for Boing and Airbus because as these emerging markets Grows these aircraft manufacturing companies are expected to get more business out of developing economies.