Dhaka, Nov. 30 -- Biman Bangladesh Airlines is set to add the 2nd Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner aircraft to its fleet on Saturday.

The aircraft is scheduled to land at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka around 4:30pm, said Biman General Manager (Public Relations) Shakil Meraj.

He said the makers of the plane, aerospace giants Boeing, handed over the ownership of the plane to Biman Bangladesh on Thursday while it was scheduled to out for Dhaka on Friday night (Bangladesh time) from Seattle.

The aircraft will reach Dhaka after flying 15 hours and 30 minutes nonstop, Shakil said.

With the procurement of the Dreamliner, the number of aircraft in the Biman fleet will reach 15.

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