Boeing announces orders for the 737 MAX and 787-9

On day one of the Farnborough airshow, Boeing has announced orders for the 737 MAX and 787 families.

Xiamen Airlines signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the purchase of up to 30 737 MAX 200 airplanes, valued at up to $3.39 billion at current list prices. The airline which already has orders for the MAX plans to use the MAX 200 for its low cost subsidiaries, including Jiangxi Airlines and Hebei Airlines.

Donghai Airlines announced it’s intent to purchase 25 737 MAX 8s and five 787-9 Dreamliners. The agreement is valued at around $4 billion at current list prices.Donghai MAX

Standard Chartered Bank announced an order for 10 Next-Generation 737-800s valued at $960 million at current list prices.standardchartered-photo

About Vedant Agarwal

A frequent flyer for both work and pleasure - Vedant has held elite status on many of the major alliances and airlines. Also an avid aviation photographer, his pictures have been published in and on the covers of many international publications.

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