Boeing, Air Lease sign order for eight 737 MAX airplanes



Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Air Lease Corporation (NYSE: AL) (ALC) announced they have finalized an order for eight more 737 MAX 8 airplanes, valued at USD 936.8 million at list prices, the company said.

Air Lease Corporation (ALC), one of the world´s airplane lessors, has been a big buyer of the improved 737 airplane. This new order raises ALC´s total 737 MAX orders to 138.

The 737 MAX family is designed to offer customers exceptional performance, with lower operating costs and additional range to open up new destinations. The 737 MAX incorporates the latest CFM International LEAP-1B engines, Advanced Technology winglets, Boeing Sky Interior, large flight deck displays and other features to deliver the highest efficiency, reliability and passenger comfort in the single-aisle market.

The 737 MAX is the fastest-selling airplane in Boeing history, accumulating more than 4,400 orders from 96 customers worldwide. For more information and feature content, visit www.boeing.com/commercial/737max.