Boeing gets commitment for 80 737s by China Southern

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has announced a commitment from China Southern Airlines to purchase 80 737s, the company said. The commitment includes a combination of 30 Next-Generation 737s and 50 737 MAX airplanes, valued at USD8.38 billion at current list prices.

“China Southern´s commitment is a solid endorsement of the popularity of the Next-Generation 737 and 737 MAX,” said Ihssane Mounir, senior vice president, Northeast Asia Sales, Boeing Commercial Airplanes.

The order will be posted on Boeing´s Orders & Deliveries website once all contingencies are cleared.