Dec 8, 2012
Boeing and Icelandair announced a commitment today for 12 737 MAXs, valued at more than $1.2 billion at list prices.
The commitment by the Icelandic carrier includes 737 MAX 8s and 9s.
The 737 MAX is a new-engine variant of the world’s best-selling airplane and builds on the strengths of today’s Next-Generation 737.
The 737 MAX incorporates the latest-technology CFM International LEAP-1B engines to deliver the highest efficiency, reliability and passenger comfort in the single-aisle market.
Airlines operating the 737 MAX will see a 13 percent fuel-use improvement over today’s most fuel-efficient single-aisle airplanes. (Source Boeing)
Read the whole story at Boeing’s dedicated web page.