Tuesday, July 17, 2018

In a mega deal, Jet Airways to buy 75 more 737 Max airplanes from Boeing for $8.8 bn

Mumbai: Naresh Goyal-promoted Jet Airways on Tuesday signed a formal agreement with Boeing Co to acquire an additional 75 latest single-aisle 737 Max aircraft valued at $8.8 billion at current list prices.
The two companies inked the pact at the ongoing Farnborough International Airshow, which kick-started in the southwest of London on Monday, according to a joint release.
In 2015, the airline had ordered 75 such planes. Earlier this year, it decided to buy 75 more aircraft of the same model.
17/07/18 PTI/First Post