Etihad today announced that it had signed a Letter of Intent to purchase Air India’s fleet of five Boeing 777-200LR aircraft. Deliveries will commence early in 2014 and the aircraft will be upgraded internally to Etihad standards before entering service. The aircraft involved, designated Boeing 777-237LRs, are¬†VT-ALA, VH-ALB, VT-ALC, VT-ALF and VT-ALG from 2007-2009.